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Huron County, Ohio - Local Government Records

 

Records are arranged alphabetically by office of origin. County records are listed first, followed by municipalities, townships, and school districts.

Board of Commissioners

  1. Commisioners' Journals, 1815-1837, 1r (#86)
  2. Township Incorporation Petitions, 1819-1823, 1827, 1r (#89)

Board of Education

  1. Board of Examiners' Minutes, 1875-1883, 1897-1909, 2v/1r (#88)

Children's Services Board

  1. Matron's Monthly Reports, 1900, 1905-1910, 1r (#89)

Clerk of Courts

District Court

  1. Chancery Records, 1852-1861, 1r (#41)
  2. Index to Journal, 1818-1876, 1r (#123)
  3. Journal, 1852-1892, 2r (#88, 123)

Supreme Court

  1. Chancery Records, 1835-1851, 3r (#39-41)
  2. Complete Records, 1819-1835, 1r (#39)
  3. Journals, 1852-1876, 2r (#18, 123)
  4. Trial Dockets, 1821-1822, 1r (#39)

County Auditor

  1. Enumerations of Youth, 1918, 1r (#90)
  2. Insolvents' Oaths, 1820-1834, 1r (#7)
  3. School Land Records, 1819-1900, 1r (#89)
  4. Tax Lists, 1818-1841, 10r (#7, 9-17)

County Engineer

  1. Free Turnpike Record, 1884, 1r (#89)

County Home

  1. Admission Cards, ca. 1940-1960s; 1950-1970s, 1r (#160)
  2. Birth Records, 1898-1922, 1r (#6)
  3. Certificates of Admission, 1849-1871, 1883-1910, 2r (#1-2)
  4. Certificates of Application for Relief, 1891-1950, 1r (#90)
  5. Certificates of Indigency - County Charge, 1912-1927, 1r (#90)
  6. Correspondence, 1852-1960, n.d., 1r (#160)
  7. Death Records, 1884-1925, 1934, 2r (#4, 160)
  8. Indenture Records, 1850-1859, 1r (#89)
  9. Minutes, 1848-1902, 1913-1926, 2r (#4-5)
  10. Pauperism Statistics, 1846-1847, 1900, 1r (#89)
  11. Records of Infirmary Commitments, 1883-1898, 1r (#3)
  12. Registers, 1849-1946, 4r (#4, 6, 89, 160)
  13. Township Trustees' Relief Reports, 1882-1897, 1r (#3)
  14. Transfers from the Toledo Asylum, 1893-1894, 1r (#90)

County Recorder

  1. Deed Records (Sufferers' Deeds: Land deeded to Veterans and/or "Sufferers" of the Revolutionary War (1775-1783) when their Connecticut lands were burned. The "Sufferers" paid small fee for land in Huron County area), 1795-1809, 3r (#7-9)
  2. Land Surveys, 1828, 1r (#89)
  3. Plat Maps, 1890, 1900, 1910, 1952, 1r (#89)
  4. Soldiers' Discharge Records, 1865-1931, 1r (#47)

County Treasurer

  1. Tax Duplicates, 1822-1825, 1r (#7)

Court of Common Pleas

Civil Division

  1. Appearance Dockets, 1818-1853, 3r (#18, 45-46)
  2. Chancery Records, 1822-1901, 6r (#34-39)
  3. Complete Records, 1815-1854, 8r (#26-33)
  4. General Index, 1826-1850, 2r (#33-34)
  5. Issue and Appearance Dockets, 1824-1829, 1r (#45)
  6. Journals, 1817-1879, 9r (#18-26)
  7. Justices' Oaths and Mayors' Certificates Records, 1860-1883, 1r (#87)
  8. Licenses Records, 1818-1851, 1r (#7)
  9. Naturalization Records - Certificate Stubs, 1910-1926, 1r (#122)
  10. Naturalization Records & Declarations of Intent, 1846-1905, 1r (#120)
  11. Naturalization Records - Declarations of Intent, 1907-1929, 2r (#121-122)
  12. Naturalization Records - Petitions & Records, 1907-1929, 2r (#120-121)
  13. Record of Notary's Commissions 1858-1876 (#87)

General Health District

  1. Birth Certificates, 1908-1929, 6r (#91-96)
  2. Burial Transit Permits, 1950-1995, 1r (#117)
  3. Death Certificates, 1908-1997, 21r (#97-116, 119)
  4. Index to Births, 1908-1989, 1r (#118)
  5. Index to Deaths, 1908-1989, 1r (#118)

Probate Court

  1. Administrators' and Guardians' Records, 1825-1832, 1849-1855, 2r (#49-50)
  2. Administrators' and Executors' Dockets, 1815-1890, 2r (#48-49)
  3. Birth Records, 1867-1908, 1941, 3r (#52-54)
  4. Birth Records - Corrections and Registrations, 1867-1908, 4r (#54-57)
  5. Criminal Docket, 1853-1874, 1r (#87)
  6. Criminal Records, 1895-1928, 1r (#87)
  7. Death Records, 1867-1908, 1r (#58)
  8. Estate and Guardianship Case Files, 1815-1865, 36r (#124-159)
  9. Estate Files, 1852-1865, 17r (#143-159)
  10. Final Record of Citizenship, 1859-1885, 1r (#62)
  11. Index to Administrators' and Executors' Dockets, 1852-1900, 1r (#48)
  12. Index to Probate Estates and Guardianships, 1815-1852, 1r (#49)
  13. Marriage Records [Marriage Record Index in Volume 1], 1818-1977, 19r (#67-85)
  14. Mentally Ill Persons Records, 1855-1873, 1899-1954, 3r (#42-44)
  15. Naturalization Records, 1864-1893, 1r (#65)
  16. Naturalization Records - Aliens, 1903-1905, 1r (#63)
  17. Naturalization Records - Declarations of Intention, 1859-1905, 3r (#59-61)
  18. Naturalization Records - Minors, 1885-1903, 1r (#66)
  19. Naturalization Records - Proof of Residency, 1864-1903, 1r (#64)
  20. Record of Licenses and Permits, 1815-1828, 1r (#67)
  21. Will Records, 1903-1911, 2r (#50-51)

Municipalities

Village of New London

  1. Burial Permits, 1937-1941, 1952-1957, 1/8cf/1r (#1)

Village of Plymouth

Cemetery Trustees

  1. Deed Account Books, 1933-1966, 1r (#2)
  2. Deed Books, 1904-1951, 1967, 1r (#1)
  3. Minutes, 1873-1892, 1933-1945, 1949-1965, 4v/1r (#3)
  4. Record of Interment, 1826-1885, 1v/1r (#2)

Council Clerk

  1. Birth Records, 1909-1915, 1917-1926, 1929-1937, 7 v/1r (#2)
  2. Death Records, 1927-1931, 1934-1948, 4v/1r (#2)

Townships

Sherman Township

Board of Trustees

  1. Minutes, 1893-1990, 2r (#1-2)

Researchers interested in contemporary records, especially those involving specific court cases, arrests and their disposition, or any record not listed here on the CAC's inventories should contact the County Courthouse where the events took place for more information.

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