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.
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Ohio Research Information with more to come.
I started Ohio Research setting at the FHC Library in Mission Valley, looking at the items available there for members and community to garner knowledge from.
There is an enormous amount of information there for Ohio. This mostly covers what was available in the card catalog for books. No I did not do your homework. : >)
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
Our 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