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Baptism Records
Selected Hamilton County, Ohio, Church Baptism Records, 1860-1869 $48.00
Complied by Jeffrey G. Herbert. Published 2004. Paperback; 444 pages; 8.5 x 11. This is the second in the index series to baptism records for Hamilton County, Ohio, and contains more than 23,500 entries. The source for these records come from the Hamilton County, Ohio, church birth and baptism registers which were kept by the individual ministers for their particular churches.
 
Selected Hamilton County, Ohio, Church Baptism Records, 1870-1879 $48.00
Complied by Jeffrey G. Herbert. Published 2005. Paperback; 443 pages; 8.5 x 11. This is the third in this index series to baptism records and contains more than 23,300 baptisms that occurred in Hamilton County, Ohio, between 1870 and 1879. The mother’s maiden name is included if mentioned on the document.
 
Selected Hamilton County, Ohio, Church Baptism Records, 1880-1889 $48.00
Complied by Jeffrey G. Herbert. Published 2007. Paperback; 461 pages; 8.5 x 11. This publication is the fourth in the index series to baptism records for Hamilton County, Ohio, and contains more than 26,000 entries. The source for these records came from the Hamilton County, Ohio, church birth and baptism registers which were kept by the individual ministers for their particular churches.
 
Selected Hamilton County, Ohio, Church Baptism Records, 1890-1899 $39.50
Complied by Jeffrey G. Herbert. Published 2007. Paperback; 352 pages; 8.5 x 11. This publication is the fifth in the above-mentioned index series to baptism records for Hamilton County, Ohio, and contains more than 20,000 entries. Most of these records were found on nearly 50 rolls of microfilm, records at the church, or can be found at the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.
 
Selected Hamilton County, Ohio, Church Baptism Records, Early-1859 $52.50
Complied by Jeffrey G. Herbert. Published 2003. Paperback; 484 pages; 8.5 x 11. This publication indexes more than 25,000 baptisms that occurred in 32 churches in Cincinnati, Ohio, before 1860. Several German churches are listed among those indexed; however, no Catholic churches are included. The entries are arranged alphabetically by surname and include the date of baptism, the names of the parents, and the source of the record. This index was prepared from microfilm of baptismal records as found on LDS microfilm and at the main branch of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County. In order to locate these records easily, microfilm numbers are provided.
 
 
Burial Records
Baltimore Pike Cemetery, 1853-2010 $28.00
Hamilton County, Ohio, Burial Records: Volume 22, published 2014. Paperback 386 pp. Edited by James G. Dempsey and Mary H. Remler. This index volume contains extracts from over 23,000 records of the historical German Evangelical Cemetery in North Fairmount, Cincinnati, Ohio, known as the Baltimore Pike Cemetery since World War I, from 1853 through 2010, a period of 157 years.
 
Delhi Township Cemeteries, 1800s-2004 $22.50
Hamilton County, Ohio, Burial Records: Volume 17, published 2003 (reprinted 2005). Compiled by Mary E. Remler. Paperback; 114 pages; 8.5 x 11. This index includes Our Lady of Victory Catholic Churchyard gravestone readings, South Bend Baptist Churchyard records, Lee-Darby Family Cemetery records, Delphi Universalists Cemetery records, Shiloh Community Methodist Churchyard records, Schumann Family Cemetery, Shiloh Community Methodist Cemetery plat, St. John Protestant Churchyard gravestone readings, St. John Protestant Churchyard 1940 plot, Sisters of Charity Catholic Cemetery, and St. Joseph Cemetery of Mt. St. Joseph Convent, and Sisters of Charity 1940 Cemetery plat.
 
Morgue Records, June 1887-1992 $24.50
Hamilton County, Ohio, and Cincinnati, Ohio: published 2004. Complied by Margie and Michael Mohr. Paperback; 222 pages; 8.5 x 11. This publication includes more than 12,000 names alphabetically arranged by section from morgue records that include burials that took place, among other cemeteries, in Potter’s Field, a burial ground reserved for strangers and the friendless poor. The people who died and were buried here were likely to have died unexpectedly, were indigent, or without guardianship. Unless claimed by relatives, all bodies from the various public institutions were interred here. In 1981, the use of this cemetery was discontinued and burials were contracted with funeral directors for indigent burials in private cemeteries.
 
New St. Joseph Irish Cemetery, 1850-1894 $79.00
Hamilton County, Ohio, Burial Records: Volume 18, published 2008. Complied by Jeffrey G. Herbert. Paperback; 790 pages; 8.5 x 11. This index contains more than 30,000 burials that took place in New St. Joseph Cemetery, also known as St. Joseph Irish Cemetery, between January 1850 and December 1894. The names were taken from microfilm copies of the original records. Also included are lists of LDS film numbers; original lot owners; and priests serving Irish parishes in or near Hamilton County, Ohio.
 
Old St. Joseph German Cemetery, 1845-1879 $28.00
Herbert, Jeffrey G. Hamilton County, Ohio, Burial Records: Volume 19. Milford, OH: Little Miami Publishing Co., 2009. -- Old St. Joseph Cemetery was established as a burial ground for Roman Catholics in Cincinnati and is located at 3823 W. 8th Street in Price Hill. This index contains more than 13,000 burial records. The burial register for this cemetery is the source for this index. Written mostly in old German script, the register usually contained only the name of the deceased, burial date, and grave location. These records were then compared to church burial records to add the age of the deceased and the church from which the deceased was buried. Existing headstones were also checked for additional information, which is included in the Notes column. Burial index is by surname and by lot/block. Maps of cemetery sections are included.
 
St. John German Cemetery, 1849-1879 $55.00
Herbert, Jeffrey G. Hamilton County, Ohio, Burial Records: Volume 20. Milford, OH: Little Miami Publishing Co., 2010. -- St. John Cemetery was established in 1849 as a burial ground for Roman Catholics in Cincinnati, and is located on Vine Street in St. Bernard. This index contains more than 28,500 burial records. The burial register for this cemetery is the source for this index. Written in German using old German script, the register usually contained only the name of the deceased, burial date, row/grave or block/lot. These records were then compared to the church burial records to add the age of the deceased and the church from which the deceased was buried. Maps of cemetery sections are included.
 
Symmes Township Cemetery Index, 1800s-2012 $15.00
Hamilton County, Ohio, Burial Records: Volume 21, Little Miami Publishing Co., 2013. Complied by Carol A. Sims and Mary R. Remler. Paperback; approx. 108 pages. This is the latest edition of the Hamilton County cemetery series. It contains readings and extractions from cemeteries located in Symmes Township in the northeastern portion of Hamilton County. The main index includes names of persons buried in Union, Kerr, and Camp Dennison (Waldschmidt) Cemeteries. Included in the introduction are names of persons buried in private cemeteries in Symmes Township. These include Bell Cemetery, the Bridal Path Burial Site, the Evergreen Cemetery (Buckingham family burials), and Spooky Hollow Cemetery (Rude family).
 
Vine St. Hill Cemetery & Walnut Hills Cemetery - on CD $16.00
Hamilton County, Ohio, Burial Records: Vol. 3 (Vine St. Hill Cemetery) & Vol. 16 (Walnut Hills Cemetery) on CD
 
Walnut Hills United Jewish Cemetery, 1850-2002 $32.50
Hamilton County, Ohio, Burial Records: Volume 15, published 2003. Complied by Anita S. Marks and Mary H. Remler. Paperback; 248 pages; 8.5 x 11. The Walnut Hills United Jewish Cemetery is one of the five active locations comprising the United Jewish Cemeteries. Information contained for the individuals within this index includes, if available: date of birth; date of death; name of spouse/parents; place of birth; and location of grave in cemetery; in addition to other information when given.
 
 
Death Records
Hamilton County, Ohio, Church Burial Records, 1850-1859 $39.50
Compiled by Jeffrey G. Herbert. Published 2000. Paperback; 412 pages; 8.5 x 11. The church burial records found in this publication, extracted from 48 sources, provide help in filling the gap left by Hamilton County, Ohio’s many courthouse fires. For this volume, nearly 20,000 names are indexed and alphabetically arranged from 48 church records and religious publications. When given, parents’ names, burial dates, death dates, ages, and maiden names are listed. Maiden names are alphabetized in a separate section for cross-reference. NOTE: These are church records of deaths and are not cemetery burial records.
 
Hamilton County, Ohio, Church Burial Records, 1860-1869 $56.00
Complied by Jeffrey G. Herbert. Published 2000. Paperback; 571 pages; 8.5 x 11. The names extracted from church burial records for this publication came from more than 25,000 death records from nearly 70 churches of various denominations. NOTE: These are church records of deaths and are not cemetery burial records.
 
Hamilton County, Ohio, Church Burial Records, 1870-1879 $55.00
Complied by Jeffrey G. Herbert. Published 2001. Paperback; 571 pages; 8.5 x 11. NOTE: These are church records of deaths and are not cemetery burial records.
 
Hamilton County, Ohio, Church Burial Records, 1880-1889 $69.50
Complied by Jeffrey G. Herbert. Published 2006. Paperback; 621 pages; 8.5 x 11. This volume includes names from 82 churches (Catholic included) and more than 29,000 entries. NOTE: These are church records of deaths and are not cemetery burial records.
 
Index to Cincinnati, Ohio, Death Records, 1878-1881 $46.00
Edited by Kenny R. Burck, Abstracted by Kenny R. Burck, Jean Overmeier Nathan, and Doris Thomson. Published 2010. Paperback; 392 pages; 8.5 x 11. This series of indexes to the death records recorded in the City of Cincinnati, Ohio, were extracted from the original records stored at the Archives and Rare Books Department, in the Carl Blegen Library at the University of Cincinnati. These publications contain information on how to obtain copies of the original records, the ethnicity and religious affiliations of those interred in specific cemeteries, hints on locating the correct cemetery in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Butler, and Clermont Counties, Ohio, and Northern Kentucky. Also included are burial statistics relating to the nativity of the deceased. One of the most important books in this series, this volume covers the years that precede the last of the Hamilton County Courthouse fires in 1884.
 
Index to Cincinnati, Ohio, Death Records, 1882-1884 $43.00
Edited by Kenny R. Burck; abstracted by Kennry R. Burck, Jean Overmeier Nathan, Doris Thomson. Published 2007. Paperback; 344 pages; 8.5 x 11. Another important book in this series because this volume covers the years that immediately precede the last of the Hamilton County Courthouse fires in 1884.
 
Index to Cincinnati, Ohio, Death Records, 1885-1887 $46.00
Edited by Kenny R. Burck; abstracted by Kennry R. Burck, Jean Overmeier Nathan, Doris Thomson. Published 2005. Paperback; 392 pages; 8.5 x 11.
 
Index to Cincinnati, Ohio, Death Records, 1888-1890 $43.00
Edited by Kenny R. Burck; abstracted by Kennry R. Burck, Jean Overmeier Nathan, Doris Thomson. Published 2005. Paperback; 356 pages; 8.5 x 11.published 2005
 
Index to Cincinnati, Ohio, Death Records, 1891-1893 $43.00
Edited by Kenny R. Burck; abstracted by Kennry R. Burck, Jean Overmeier Nathan, Doris Thomson. Published 2004. Paperback; 342 pages; 8.5 x 11.
 
Index to Cincinnati, Ohio, Death Records, 1894-1896 $41.00
Edited by Kenny R. Burck; abstracted by Kennry R. Burck, Jean Overmeier Nathan, Doris Thomson. Published 2003. Paperback; 328 pages; 8.5 x 11.
 
Index to Cincinnati, Ohio, Death Records, 1900-1902 $43.00
Edited by Kenny R. Burck; abstracted by Kennry R. Burck, Jean Overmeier Nathan, Doris Thomson. Published 2006. Paperback; 355 pages; 8.5 x 11. There are 17,383 entries in this index. This index contains information on how to obtain copies of the original records, the ethnicity and religious affiliations of those interred in specific cemeteries, location of the correct cemetery in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Butler, and Clermont Counties, Ohio and Northern Kentucky. Also included are burial statistics relating to the nativity of the deceased.
 
Index to Cincinnati, Ohio, Death Records, 1903-1905 $47.50
Edited by Kenny R. Burck; abstracted by Kenny R. Burck, Doris Thomson, and Marilyn Wood Armstrong. Published 2003. Paperback; 397 pages; 8.5 x 11.
 
Index to Cincinnati, Ohio, Death Records, 1906-1908 $46.00
Edited by Kenny R. Burck; abstracted by Kennry R. Burck and Doris Thomson. Published 2003. Paperback; 376 pages; 8.5 x 11.
 
 
Donations
General fund
Support to help fund additional chapter activities and research projects.
 
J. Richard Abell Fund
The Abell fund has been used for many years to support and enhance the genealogy collection of resources at PLCH. We encourage donations from our members and we supplement this fund from our resources to a minimum of $1,000 annually.
 
Preserve the Pensions
Multiply your donation to digitize pensions and papers from the War of 1812. These historical documents contain critical clues and information for early ancestors. Many of these papers are now close to 200 years old and are deteriorating due to handling and age. As these documents are digitized, they will be made available to researchers at no cost on Fold3 (www.fold3.com). If you donate through HCGS, we will match each dollar 100% up to a limit of $1812. We will then forward the matched donations to Ancestry.com who has also agreed to match dollar for dollar all contributions to this project. This means that your contribution will have four times the impact! For more information on this initiative or to check the latest status of this project, please visit the Preserve the Pensions website at www.preservethepensions.org.
 
 
Funeral Home records
Barrere Funeral Home Records, 1927-1953 $10.00
By Margie Stegemeyer Thomas. Published 1994. 199 pages.
 
T. P. White and Sons Funeral Home Index, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1935-1976 $30.00
Compiled by Kenny R. Burck. Published 2006. Paperback; 219 pages; 8.5 x 11. The records indexed for this book are from original and microfilmed records. The index includes 8,153 entries. T. P. White and Sons Funeral Home originally was located in New Richmond, Ohio, and later in Mt. Washington in Hamilton County, Ohio, and presently is in a location that serves the population of both Hamilton and Clermont counties.
 
 
Lineage Society Applications
Century Families of Hamilton County $30.00
Century Families of Hamilton County honors the descendants of the pioneers who settled (or were born) in Hamilton County between January 1, 1861 and 100 years ago from today. An annual recognition program is held to honor the year's new members and present them with pins and certificates. The application fee is $30.00 and current HCGS membership is required.
 
First Families of Hamilton County $30.00
First Families of Hamilton County honors the descendants of the pioneers who settled in Hamilton County prior to January 1, 1821. An annual recognition program is held to honor the year's new members and present them with pins and certificates. The application fee is $30.00 and current HCGS membership is required. To date, over 800 pioneer ancestors have been identified.
 
Settlers & Builders of Hamilton County $30.00
Settlers & Builders of Hamilton County honors the descendants of the pioneers who settled (or were born) in Hamilton County between January 1, 1821 and December 31, 1860. An annual recognition program is held to honor the year's new members and present them with pins and certificates. The application fee is $30.00 and current HCGS membership is required.
 
 
Marriage Records
Marriages Recorded in Hamilton County, Ohio, 1870-1884 $62.00
Compiled by Kenny R. Burck. Published 2006. Paperback; 524 pages; 8.5 x 11. This book is particularly valuable to researchers as the years included are those leading up to the 1884 Courthouse fire. The records used for this index are meant to supplement the records used in the Restored Marriage Records series by Jeffrey G. Herbert, whose records came primarily from newspapers and churches. In addition, a list of justices of the peace is included as well as an extensive list of ministers, priests, rabbis, elders, mayors, or others who performed marriages in this county during this time period, along with their location and/or church affiliation. Information is included that will help the researcher obtain copies of the original documents.
 
Marriages Recorded in Hamilton County, Ohio, 1885-1889 $75.00
Compiled by Kenny R. Burck. Published 2005. Paperback; 379 pages/each (2 Books–Parts I and II). More than 37,000 names are recorded in more than 18,500 marriages indexed in this book. The index includes the names of the grooms, brides, date of marriage, officiant, and volume and entry number of the entry to make it easier to locate the original document. These volumes are the first to record the original records beginning after the last courthouse fire in Cincinnati in 1884.
 
Marriages Recorded in Hamilton County, Ohio, 1890-1894 $80.00
Compiled by Kenny R. Burck. Published 2006. Paperback; 795 pages; 8.5 x 11. This volume includes more than 35,000 names recorded for 17,958 marriages that took place during this time period.
 
Marriages Recorded in Hamilton County, Ohio, 1895-1899 $75.00
Compiled by Kenny R. Burck. Published 2006. Paperback; 710 pages; 8.5 x 11. This publication is a continuation of the marriage index series outlined above and contains more than 32,000 names recorded for 16,145 marriages that took place during this time period.
 
Restored Hamilton County, Ohio, Marriages 1850-1884 Supplement $30.00
Indexed by Jeffrey G. Herbert. Published 2002. Paperback; 188 pages; 8.5 x 11. After the original Restored Hamilton County, Ohio, Marriages volumes were published, additional resources were made available. This supplemental volume is intended to give the researcher access to additional marriages that occurred in Hamilton County, Ohio, before 1884 and that were not included in the previous publications. The names in this index are arranged alphabetically by grooms and then by brides and contains information for more than 4,800 marriages that occurred in Hamilton County, Ohio, between 1850 and 1884.
 
 
Other Publications
A Guide to Genealogical Resources in Cincinnati and Hamilton County, Ohio $12.95
By Connie Christman and Kenny Burck. 7th Edition, published 2013. Paperback, 96 pp., 8.5 x 11, maps & illustrations. This special 40th anniversary edition contains updated and revised information found in the previous guides and includes, among other things, locations of churches, cemeteries, repositories and their collections, publications for further research, annexation information, and names of current and past communities and post offices. See the Table of Contents online.
 
Abstracts of Probate Court Records 1791-1826, 1829-1837 on CD $11.00
The original Book 1, Book A, Book 3, and Book 4 Court Journals are housed in the Archives and Rare Books Library within the Carl Blegen Library at the University of Cincinnati. Filed as: Hamilton County Probate Court Journal Entry Volumes. Accession No. ON-74-06 1791-1837 3 vol. A transcription of the original volumes was published in 1977, 1981 and 1985. In 2009, the volumes being long out of print, it was decided to reissue the volumes as a CD with the pages processed by Adobe Acrobat, giving us the capability of having every word searchable. Persons of interest may be included as witnesses, purchasers or administrators which would not be known with a decedent only index.
 
Index of Death and Marriage Notices Appearing in the Cincinnati Enquirer, 1818-1869 $45.00
Indexed by Jeffrey G. Herbert. Published 2013. Available as paperback (412 pp.;8.5 x 11) or CD. This index benefits researchers working not only on early Hamilton County ancestors but also those living in the surrounding counties. While the Cincinnati Enquirer didn't formally start publication until its present title in 1841, its predecessor began in 1818 as the Cincinnati Advertiser, and contains valuable information for early settlers in the entire region. This index contains death notices, obituaries, marriage notices, and other miscellaneous notices. The last category includes divorce and abandonment notices, notices for lost horses and cows, notices for runaway apprentices, and even notices of bankruptcies.
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Index of Death Notices & Marriage Notices Appearing in the Cincinnati Volksfreund $39.00
Complied by Jeffrey G. Herbert. Reprint 2009. Paperback; 445 pages ; 8.5 x 11. The Cincinnati Volksfreund was a German-language newspaper published in the 1800s and early 1900s. The index of death notices in this publication includes the name of deceased, date of notice, date of death, age of deceased and maiden names when provided. The maiden names are also provided in alphabetical order in the back of the book.
 
Index of Death, Marriage, and Misc. Notices in Liberty Hall and Cincinnati Gazette, 1804-1857 $39.00
"Index of Death, Marriage, and Miscellaneous Notices Appearing in the Liberty Hall and Cincinnati Gazette, 1804 - 1857" by Jeffrey G. Herbert (paperback: 524 pages, or CD) published 2014 -- The scope of this index covers death, marriage, and other miscellaneous notices that were published during this time period in the early Cincinnati newspaper named Liberty Hall and Cincinnati Gazette. This index contains over 15,750 deaths, over 4200 marriages, and over 3000 miscellaneous notices which were reported and published in this early Cincinnati newspaper. It should be noted that the names in this index are not only from the Cincinnati and Hamilton County area, but for much of the former Northwest Territory during the early years, and as far north as Dayton, as far east as Columbus and Chillicothe, south to Lexington and Shelbyville, Kentucky, and west as far as Indianapolis and Richmond, Indiana during the later years.
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Index of Lesser Known German Resources $22.50
Indexed by Marilyn Wood Armstrong, Beverly Igel Breitenstein, and Jeffrey G. Herbert. Published 2013. Paperback, 160 pp. This work is a combination of five separate German resources for Hamilton County researchers that have not been previously extensively used. The first section contains membership lists for the Cincinnati Turner Society, which includes member's date and place of birth. The second is a descriptive roster of members of the Civil War Ninth Ohio Volunteer Infantry Regiment, which consisted almost entirely of Hamilton County German immigrants, and lists their date and place of birth, as well as a physical description of each soldier. The last three resources are histories of Cincinnati and Hamilton County published in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in German, and focus on the early pioneers in this area and their contribution to building the city. Most contain short biographies of the person along with their date and place of birth in Germany.
 
Index of Notices Appearing in 23 Early Cincinnati Newspapers 1793-1853 $29.00
Indexed by Jeffrey G. Herbert. Published 2015. Paperback, 364 pp. This index is a compilation of notices that were published in various early Cincinnati newspapers during this time period. It contains over 8,800 deaths, over 3.200 marriages and over 3.100 miscellaneous notices which were reported and published before 1853 in Hamilton County, Ohio. It should be noted that the names in this index are not only from the Cincinnati and Hamilton County area, but for much of the former Northwest Territory during the early years, and as far north as Dayton, as far east as Columbus and Chillicothe, south to Lexington and Shelbyville, Kentucky and west as far as Indianapolis and Richmond, Indiana, for the period in the mid-19th century.
 
Index to Hamilton County, Ohio, Special Census: 1890 Union Veterans & Widows of the Civil War $39.00
Edited by Kay M. Ryan with an introduction and index by Kenny R. Burck for the Hamilton County Chapter, OGS. Published 2006. Paperback; 350 pages; 8.5 x 11. This index is particularly helpful to researchers as it supplements the destroyed 1890 Federal Census.
 
The Tracer and Gazette 1979-2008 on 1 DVD $16.00
These disks contain an archive of The Tracer and The Gazette which are published by the HCGS. Included is a Tracer article index. Format is PDF. Most content is searchable.
 
The Tracer and Gazette 1979-2008 on 2 CDs $20.00
These disks contain an archive of The Tracer and The Gazette which are published by the HCGS. Included is a Tracer article index. Format is PDF. Most content is searchable.
 
Venne in America (in English) $33.00
See www.venne-families.de and www.venne-in-america.de.
 
 
Property records, etc.
Cincinnati, Ohio, Index to Property Owners & Streets in 1895 & 1897 Atlases $35.00
Ohio River to Liberty St., Freeman Ave. to Mt. Adams; reprinted 2007. By William H. Graver and Eileen Mullen. Paperback, 441 Pages; 5.5 x 8.5. An index of all property owner names, street names, and alley names found in a set of two atlases of Cincinnati, Ohio, published in 1895 and 1897. Together they cover the city’s basin area from the Ohio River north to Liberty Street, and from Freeman Avenue east to the base of Mount Adams. This area includes more than 400 city blocks containing 11,352 pieces of property. This atlas tells you the property owner name (each time it appears on the maps), the atlas in which it appeared, the page(s) where that street or alley name appears, and the streets that bordered that street. Some of these streets may not appear on any other map you have found. This index offers a quick way to determine if your family rented or owned property.
 
Hamilton County, Ohio, Guide to Recorder's Indexes and Documents, 1794-1988 $29.50
By William H. Graver. Reprint 2003. Paperback; 238 pages; 8.5 x 11; illustrations. An essential guide to help researchers navigate the complexities of the books found in the Hamilton County, Ohio, Recorder’s Office. This book explains what indexes exist, where they are available, formats that were used, years that were indexed, examples of indexes, and samples of documents. More than twenty different types of documents are explained.
 
Hamilton County, Ohio, Index of People, Roads, Churches, Etc., on 1835, 1847, 1848, 1869, 1884 ... $80.00
By William H. Graver and Eileen Mullen. Published 2005. Paperback; 756 pages; 8.5 x 11. Mr. Graver and Ms. Mullen have indexed each landowner or renter, road, church, school, and many other places mentioned on these maps and created a tome for finding exactly where a person lived or place existed.
 
Hamilton County, Ohio, Index to Early Deed Books, 1804-1806 and 1814-1817 $32.50
By William H. Graver and Eileen Mullen. Reprint 2004. Paperback; 294 pages; 8.5 x 11. This book indexes more than 12,000 names found in the documents of the Hamilton County, Ohio, Recorder’s deed books F1, F2, O, and P.Because some documents were not recorded until years after they were written, these books contain entries dated as early as 1788. More than 4,500 of the names are from documents written in the periods from 1788-1803 and 1807-1813. This book is a valuable Hamilton County, Ohio, resource as it is the only name index that exists for these books. This index is especially helpful in finding early families as there were no city or county directories during these years. More than 5,500 entries tell where the person lived and more than 2,400 names pair husbands and wives.
 
 
 
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