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Hardin County, Ohio

Hardin County

Hardin County was created on April 1, 1820 from Logan County and Delaware County (Organized in 1833). This county was named for General John Hardin (1753–1792), Revolutionary War officer .

The Hardin County Seat is located in Kenton also, the county government website is .

Areas bordering to Hardin County are  Hancock County (north), Wyandot County (northeast), Marion County (east), Union County (southeast), Logan County (south), Auglaize County (southwest), Allen County (northwest) .

Cities and towns located in Hardin County include Ada, Kenton, Alger, Dunkirk, Forest, McGuffey, Mt. Victory, Patterson, Ridgeway. Other communities include Dola, Hepburn, Roundhead .

Hardin County Townships Map

Hardin County Townships include Blanchard, Buck, Cessna, Dudley, Goshen, Hale, Jackson, Liberty, Lynn, Marion, McDonald, Pleasant, Roundhead, Taylor Creek, Washington.

Hardin County vital records can be found at the Ohio Department of Health which has Birth Records since Dec 20, 1908; Death Records since since 1954 and copies of Marriage and Divorce Records since 1918 to present There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Ohio for current fees and application process.

You can search online for Hardin County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for Ohio Birth Certificate, Marriage Certificate, Divorce Certificate, Death Certificate Application to mail.

Hardin County consists of Federal Census Schedules to guide in looking into your family tree. Federal Population Schedules can be found for 1820, 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.

Hardin Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Hardin Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Hardin Co. Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890. One can find free online and printable census forms to help you with your research.

Hardin County Societies and Family History Resources

A list of Hardin County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Forums, Message Boards, Libraries, Archives.

Hardin County Courthouse and Government Records

Hardin County Courthouse

Genealogist typically fail to notice the benefits of Hardin County court, probate, and land records as a source of genealogical details. Hidden away in Ohio courthouses and archives just about everywhere are often the hopes and dreams and frustrations of countless Ohio people.

The possibilities are excellent that your potential forefathers have left a comprehensive document of at least quite a few aspects of their lives in the Hardin County court records. Even if your ancestors is not discussed in a Court case, take into consideration all of the other methods which often can have lead to her or him appearing in court records.

The following facts denotes exactly what death, marriage, birth, property, wills, and court records are typically in Hardin County. The dates indicated listed below are considered the first noted records data for this particular county.

Hardin County Links

The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Hardin County.

Hardin Co. OH Books, Newspapers & Publications

Hardin Co. OH Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Hardin Co. OH Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Hardin Co. OH Census Records

Hardin Co. OH Cemeteries & Graveyards

Hardin Co. OH Church & Bible Records

Hardin Co. OH Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Hardin Co. OH General and History Websites

Hardin Co. OH Immigration & Naturalization

Hardin Co. OH Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Hardin Co. OH Military Records

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