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Mercer County, OH

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Mercer County, Ohio
County Seat - Celina


Mercer County, OH- Records and Resources

General resources on the internet

Mercer County GenWeb page
http://www.rootsweb.com/~ohmercer/

Vital records

Assessors' report of births and deaths, 1868-1908 Mercer County (Ohio). Assessor
Microfilm of original records at the Mercer County Probate Court, Celina, Ohio.
LDS FHL* microfilm on 7 reels

Birth records, vols. 1-4, 1867-1908 Ohio. Probate Court (Mercer County)
Microfilm of original records in the Mercer County courthouse, Celina, Ohio.
LDS FHL* microfilm #914953

Marriage records, 1838-1952 Ohio. Probate Court (Mercer County)
Microfilm of original records in the Mercer County courthouse, Celina, Ohio.
LDS FHL* microfilm on 10 reels

Death records, vols. 1-2, 1867-1908 Ohio. Probate Court (Mercer County)
Microfilm of original records in the Mercer County courthouse, Celina, Ohio.
LDS FHL* microfilm #914954

Death/memorial card collection of the German-American communities of southern Mercer County, Ohio : a compilation of data from death/memorial cards in the Mercer County Historical Museum
This collection of death/memorial cards represents a significant number of late nineteenth and twentieth century residents of southern Mercer County, especially in the region of the villages of St. Henry and Maria Stein. The cards are cultural artifacts of the region in that they are representative of the German-Catholic culture of Mercer County and are testaments to the art of design and printing. The early cards were written in German, have numerous depictions of sacred images, and contain various prayers to be recited for the deceased. These cards also contain genealogical data including birthplaces and surviving family members -- Introd.
LDS FHL* microfilm #1440657 and 1573502

Mercer County, Ohio, cemetery inscriptions compiled by the Mercer County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society
977.1415 V3m v. 1 (8 vols)

Land and property

Deed records, 1823-1925; general index to deeds, 1824-1903 Mercer County (Ohio). County Recorder
Microfilm of original records in the Mercer County courthouse, Celina, Ohio.
LDS FHL* microfilm on 42 reels

Assessor's plat books, 1853-1859 Mercer County (Ohio). Assessor
LDS FHL* microfilm #2385438

Mercer County, Ohio, combined 1888, 1900 atlases, and 1876 map ... McConahy, Charles A, Map of Mercer County, Ohio, 1876
LDS FHL* book #977.1415 E7m

Naturalizations

Court records, 1824-1857 Ohio. Court of Common Pleas (Mercer County)
Microfilm of original records in the Mercer County Courthouse, Ohio.
Contains some naturalization records, 1824-1852, scattered throughout the Minutes of the Common Pleas Court.
LDS FHL* microfilm on 5 reels

Naturalization records, 1848-1906 Ohio. Probate Court (Mercer County)
Microfilm of original records in the Mercer County courthouse, Celina, Ohio & Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio.
LDS FHL* microfilm on 8 reels

History and biographies

History of Mercer County, Ohio and representative citizens, Scranton, S. S; Chicago [Illinois] : Biographical Pub. Co., 1907
LDS FHL* book #977.1415 H2s
also on microfilm #1000331 or 2409060

History of Van Wert and Mercer Counties, Ohio : with illustrations and biographical sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers; Wapakoneta, Ohio : R. Sutton, 1882
LDS FHL* book #977.141 H2s 1991
also on microfilm #1000347

A Portrait and biographical record of Mercer and Van Wert Counties, Ohio : containing biographical sketches of many prominent and representative citizens, together with biographies of all the presidents of the United States, and biographies of the governors of Ohio; Chicago : A. W. Bowen, 1896
LDS FHL* microfilm #874374

* LDS FHL - Latter Day Saints Family History Library
http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/FHLC/frameset_fhlc.asp

St Henry, OH

History and biographies

Saint Henry, Ohio sesquicentennial, 1837-1987, Alig, Joyce L. (Joyce Lurie Brumm) , 1941-
Includes brief biographical sketches of St. Henry families.
LDS FHL* book #977.1415/S1 H2a

St Henry Catholic parish

1898 census of St. Henry parish, Mercer County, St. Henry, Ohio & membership list of the archconfraternity of the holy family, 1894-1898, Bernard, Allen W. (Allen William), 1944-
The census includes date, household name, age, place of birth, occupation. The archconfraternity of the holy family includes name, status, name of family members.
LDS FHL* book #977.1415/S1 X2b 1898
also on microfilm #1425208

Index of St. Henry Church baptism records, 1841-1890 Bernard, Allen W. (Allen William), 1944-
LDS FHL* book #977.1 A1 no. 673
also on microfilm #1750829

Marriages, 1845-1890, St. Henry Church, St. Henry, Ohio Bernard, Allen W. (Allen William), 1944-
LDS FHL* book #977.1 A1 no. 644
also on microfilm #2055161

Death/Burial records, 1848-1890, St. Henry Church, St. Henry, Ohio Bernard, Allen W. (Allen William), 1944-
LDS FHL* book #977.1 A1 no. 643
also on microfilm #2055161


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