There is a great deal of contributed transcribed research about washington county and its citizens on this site, literally hundreds of pages. History of marietta and washington county, ohio, and representative citizens by andrews, martin register, 1842 4n. Visit the site and start a discussion there, or please offer comments here. Washington county historical society home facebook. Washington county ohio marietta belpre beverly lowell oh family.
County history washington county, pa official website. He was taken to glasgow, the county seat for barren county, tried and convicted. The athens county chapter of the ohio genealogical society is happy to help for your genealogical research needs. A man was arrested in ohio county and charged with this crime. Bibles, biographies, cemeteries, census, genealogy. History of marietta and washington county, ohio, and. History of washington county, ohio, with illustrations and biographical sketches. As with all washington county public libraries, the marietta library also has public access computers with printing capabilities, free wifi, a photocopy machine, and offers fax service. Charles henry cisler was born in marietta in 1838, and is a son of henry and anna barnhardt cisler. Hunt and that he had worked at the mchenry coal mines for about five years, that he was married and had at least one child, and was a resident of ohio county. Washington county chapter ohio genealogical society po box 2174, marietta,oh 45750. These are books that were published by a wide variety of publishers between the 1880s and recent years and are from. The archives feature washington county records on cemeteriesburial locations, births, marriages, obituaries, census, photos, and maps, reference books on.
Ohio towns and townships we will be updating the information on henry county soon ohio area key ohio cemeteries, cemetery addendum ohio wills and estates to 1850. Read the history of ohio and the facts that established the state as we know it. Though primarily focused on the history of washington county, the collection also contains resources spanning the nation and parts of europe. The democrat publishing companys plat book of williams county 1904 wood andreas and baskins atlas of wood county 1875 griffing and gordons atlas of wood county 1886. Washington county historical society, marietta, ohio. History of marietta and washington county, by martin r. Aaron waldo putnam, and returned to connecticut, and in 1703 brought the residue of his family. History of marietta and washington county, ohio published by biographical publishing company, chicago. Marietta branch library washington county public library. As the worlds largest independent marketplace for new, used and rare books, you always get the best in service and value when you buy from. Plat book of preble county, ohio family history library. Washington county, ohio genealogy genealogy familysearch wiki.
This county was named forgeorge washington 17321799, commander of the continental army, president of the constitutional convention, and future u. Open library is an initiative of the internet archive, a 501c3 nonprofit, building a digital library of internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form. Hi, my name is sandra quinn, and i am your washington county ohgenweb county coordinator. Marietta, the oldest city in ohio, founded in 1788. If this event had not happened at nearly the same time as the famous battle of gettysburg and the battle of vicksburgboth happened in july of 1863certainly more of this story would be told to kids in history classes across the nation. This site is a collaborated effort of many coordinators over the past 12 years in the free ohgenweb project. American state, county, and town sources, third ed.
This page is designed for the washington county historical society to share our archives and news with those interested in our county. Though primarily focused on the history of washington county, the collection also contains resources spanning the nation and parts. Washington county chapter ohio genealogical society. Centennial history columbus franklin county ohio abebooks.
History of marietta and washington county, ohio published by biographical publishing company, chicago, illinois 1902 page 83 d r. Washington county vital records can be found at the ohio department of health which has birth records since dec 20, 1908. Thomas, whose abduction by virginia officers in 1845 almost caused a war between the states of ohio and virginia. Genealogy trails history group washington county land records source. The official web site of the washington county public library ohio. The books listed here are books that were not published by hearthstone legacy publications. Washington county je okrug u americkoj saveznoj drzavi ohajo. The books in this section are all printed books most are hardbound, and are not cds or dvds. Your web site for free family genealogy information as you search. Washington township is situated in the southeastern part of the county, and is bounded on the north by van buren township, on the east by greene county, on the south by warren county, and on the. County history creation of washington county on march 28, 1781, washington county was created by an act of the pennsylvania general assembly, and named in honor of general george washington. Little fires everywhere, the 5th wave, beloved, everything i never told you, unwind, the bluest eye, the infinite sea.
The ohio historical society offers searchable databases of interest to genealogists including. It is one of the worlds largest research libraries holding over 150 million items in all known languages and formats. Get the best books about the history of ohios university, its landscape, its communities, and more. History of washington county washington county, oh. The county, the oldest in the state, is named for george washington. Washington township is situated in the southeastern part of the county, and is bounded on the north by van buren township, on the east by greene county, on the south by warren county, and on the west by miami township. Most citizens of guernsey county are not aware of an epic event that happened right here during the civil war. See more ideas about local history, ohio and toledo ohio. Read each book description for publication and condition details and price. History of washington county, ohio, with illustrations and.
History of washington county, ohio 1881 edition open. In the course of their campaign through ohio, the confederate raiders appeared in several guernsey county villages, including old washington, where they wreaked havoc before being caught by union cavalry. The heroic story of the settlers who brought the american ideal west hardcover by. History of marietta and washington county, ohio, and representative citizens, volume 1 seymour j. British library, historical print editions the british library is the national library of the united kingdom. Washington county historical society washington county cvb. Where can find washington county birth, marriage, divorce and death records. John cotton was a physician well known and highly esteemed in his time, and is still remembered as a successful practitioner of physic and skillful surgeon. Familysearch washington county land records source. Ohio history connection staff work with ohios strong and committed archaeological community to increase awareness, train educators, preserve, and interpret ohios rich ancient past at the ohio history center, at our historic sites around the state, and through publications and educational programs. He was educated in marietta township, and later moved with his parents to the farm which is now his. Get the best books about the history of ohio s university, its landscape, its communities, and more.
History of marietta and washington county, ohio, and representative citizens, volume 1. Cisler, a successful practitioner of medicine in marietta, washington county, ohio, was born near that city, and is a son of charles henry and mary blohm cisler. From the ohio frontier to a tour to new connecticut in 1811 the narrative of henry leavitt ellsworth, from the city of cleveland to progressivism in ohio 18971917, we can help you find the ohio books you are looking for. History of old washington ohio the guernsey county. Your web site for free family genealogy information as you search online to find your roots in marietta and washington county, ohio. Mckays centennial atlas of warren county 1903 washington index to the 1875 atlas of washington county lakes atlas of washington county 1875. Clair, governor of the northwest territory, on the 26th day of july, 1788. Washington county, originally about onehalf the northwest territory now included in the state of ohio, was established by proclamation of gov. Israel putnam, of the revolution, came with his son, maj. First under virginia as yohogania, ohio, or augusta county until 1781. Ohio history connection staff work with ohios strong and committed archaeological community to increase awareness, train educators, preserve, and interpret ohios rich ancient past at the ohio history center, at our historic sites around the state. Cities belpre marietta county seat villages beverly lower salem lowell macksburg new.
County history and genealogy books hearthstone legacy. The whiskey rebellion, one of the most famous events of early american history, took place in washington county when david bradford, noted attorney and. Here at washington county historical society our mission is to collect, study and preserve all items pertaining to the history of washington county, ohio, and to educate the public concerning it. Search the history of over 424 billion web pages on the internet. History of marietta and washington county, ohio published by biographical publishing company, chicago, illinois 1902 page 499 col. By tom lewis added november 8, 2015 on january 24, 1791, president george washington chose the site for the young nations capital.
Source history of marietta and washington county, ohio. Publication date 1902 topics washington county ohio history, washington county ohio biography, marietta ohio. History of marietta and washington county, ohio, and representative citizens. From the critically acclaimed author of the myth of you and me, the history of us is a heartrending story of love, loss, family, and the life you make in the path not taken. This page is designed for the washington county historical society to share our archives. Memorial record of licking county, ohio, containing biographical sketches of representative citizens of the county, chicago, record publishing companh, 1894 page images at hathitrust filed under. No colony in america was ever settled under such favorable auspices as that which has just commenced at the muskingum. This listing is for the following county history book. Hathaway biographical publishing company, 1902 marietta ohio 1471 pages. In july 1863, old washington was the site of a small engagement during the course of morgans raid. Biographical publishing company, 1902 marietta ohio 1471 pages.
The local history and genealogy archives has an extensive collection of books, cds. Michigan county histories 194 michigan county local history book images online. An index ohio handbook of the civil war ohio county maps ohio lands a short history ohio newspaper abstracts, vol. Historic events in the tuscarawas and muskingum valleys, and in other portions of the state of ohio. Mar 10, 2012 this collection links to the toledos attic site in shelfari. Centennial history of columbus and franklin county, ohio, volume 1 by taylor, william alexander and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at.
Historical collections of ohio history of allen county ohio by henry howe and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Anthony belpre township it was created by resolution of the court of quarter sessions, december 20, 1790, as is shown by the following record. Washington county, ohio washington county polozaj okruga u saveznoj drzavi ohajo. Popular ohio history books showing 150 of 86 the pioneers. Death records since since 1954 and copies of marriage and divorce records since 1918 to present there is a fee for each copy requested. The marietta library serves as the anchor for the washington county public library system with a collection of over 120,000 items. Businesses and institutions, 17961850 index of names that appear in many books, pamphlets and broadsides ohiolink. Usgenweb ohio archives libraries, museums, archives 11 lookups.1274 1351 746 846 100 1513 1353 1595 1118 1387 1608 1351 1497 917 652 1024 1140 961 587 814 723 916 1576 981 206 1407 472 447 321 1017 927 177 542 1275 1349 40 877 253