There are many resources that make it worth taking the trip to Carroll County. Carrollton is the county seat and is about 40 minutes from Canton (county seat for Stark County and the closest city).
A Days Inn is open in Carrollton, Carroll Co.
Days Inn Carrollton
1111 Canton Rd. NW
Carrollton, Oh. 44615
There are several motels in Minerva and many in Dover - New Philadelphia and Canton and Lisbon.
There are bed and breakfasts in the area, too.
Deeds are in the Recorders Office at the Courthouse.
Hours: 8 - 4, Mon - Fri. Closed on most major holidays.
Located: Public Square, Carrollton
Birth and death records after 1908.
Located: 301 Moody Ave.
Carrollton, Ohio 44615
The local public library only has a few genealogy-related books. If what you want isn't at the courthouse, then it is likely to be at the Society's Library.
Directions to the Genealogical Libraries.
The CCGS Library is housed in the Health Dept. Bldg. that is shown on this map.