Ancestor Seekers by the Root Bound is a group of people that meet at the Lemon Grove Library once a month to share their genealogical data. We welcome beginners to advanced to attend. We meet the 3rd Wed of every month at the Lemon Grove Library from 6 to 8 pm. All are welcome to attend.
Saturday, July 12, 2014
Ohio Research Sources and Clues
The information gathered here in shows some of the sources that can be found at the Mission Valley LDS Library and other Libraries. It also shows some places to research on line and should help
expand your research knowledge.
Ohio Research is much like most
of our states.
It is not a Commonwealth.
Most of their set up and rules
follows the basics set by previous states.
They do not have a Prothonotary
Office as Pennsylvania does. Those records stand alone.
The Prothonotary is the Chief
Clerk and Recordkeeper for all filings related to Civil Cases. The Office
is located in the County Courthouse.
There are many great resources
for this state. I am a member of the OGS. Ohio Genealogical Society. They are
very helpful, courteous and generous with their assistance.
Ohio has 88 Counties, if I
The LDS Library in Mission Valley
has some very interesting books to help Ohioans find their families.8
Having gone through the card
catalogue I found approximately 200 books on file for you to look at and gain
Starting with this one.
Ohio archives. County by
county in Ohio genealogy PETA 977.1. A3k
MANY of your urls for general research can be applied to Ohio. Find A Grave, Dead Fred, Genealogy.com ( do not forget to go in and leave your current email before they close the communication part of this site).