GENEALOGICAL SOURCES: SELECTED LOCATIONS - September 2001

                         Compiled   by The Franklin County Genealogical  & Historical Society



GENEALOGICAL SOCIETIES/LIBRARIES

NAME

PHONE

WEB PAGE

OTHER

COLUMBUS METROPOLITAN LIBRARY

614-645-2710

http://www.cml.lib.oh.us

Columbus newspapers from 1880s.  city directories, census records for all of Ohio, published sources from most of the Ohio counties

ADDRESS

HOURS

 

 

Biography, History, Travel

M-Th 9:9

 

 

3rd floor

Fri-Sat. 9-6

 

 

96 S. Grant St.

Sun. 1-5 Sept thru

 

 

Columbus, OH 43215

May 31, closed summer

 

 

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PHONE

WEB PAGE

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FRANKLIN COUNTY GENEALOGICAL AND HISTORICAL SOCIETY

(614) 871-2110

FCGHS
www.rootsweb.com/~fcghs

Library with extensive surname file Send SASE for info on membership, meetings, seminars, genealogy meetings, seminars, genealogy classes and publications

ADDRESS

HOURS

OhGenWeb:Franklin Co.

 

3378 Park Street

M. and W,  10-3

http://www.rootswebcom/~ohfrankl

 

Grove City, Ohio 43123-2630

CLOSED >>

Sunday, Tuesday,Wednesday

, Thursday, Saturday

Closed holidays

 

 

Grove City Area Visitor &
Convention Bureau Center

 (614) 871-2110

 

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NAME

PHONE

WEB PAGE

OTHER

LDS-CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER DAY SAINTS: FAMILY HISTORY CENTERS

Always call to verify times

Family History Library:

Salt Lake City: Utah
http://www.familysearch.org

Indexes to microfilm collection that can be ordered from Salt Lake City; computer access to Salt Lake holdings at familysearch.org, microfilm readers and printers.

ADDRESS

 

 

 

2135 Baldwin Dr.

614-866-7686

Family History Centers in Ohio

 

P.O. Box 208

Reynoldsburg, Oh 43068

T,W.Th-10-2, W-6-9p.m. Sat: 10-6,

www.genhomepage.com/FHC/Ohio.html

 

 

 

 

 

7135 Coffman Road

614-761-1898

 

 

Dublin, OH  43017

T-W-Th  12-3; 6-9 p.m. Sat: 10-1 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

2400 Red Rock Bl

614-875-8680

 

 

Grove City, Oh

Call for hours

 

 

 

 

 

 

307 Huber Village Blvd.

614-890-4397

 

 

Westerville, Oh 

Call for hours

 

 

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NAME

PHONE

WEB PAGE

OTHER

OHIO GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY

419-756-9294

Fax 419-756-8681

http://www.ogs.org

Library with extensive collection for all Ohio counties, census records, surname files, out-of-state books

ADDRESS

HOURS

E-mail:

 

713 S. Main St.

9-5  Tues - Sat.

ogs@ogs.org

 

Mansfield, OH  44907-1644

 

 

 

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PHONE

WEB PAGE

OTHER

OHIO HISTORICAL SOCIETY

614-297-2500 or

614-297-2300

http://www.ohiohistory. Org

See web site for indexes to death certificates and newspaper collection.

Historical and genealogical materials from all counties; newspapers from around Ohio, census-all counties death certificates: 1908-44, marriages Franklin Co., also births and deaths.  Early wills & estates, city directories

ADDRESS

HOURS

 

 

Archives/Library Division

Mon, Tue, Fri, Sun

CLOSED

 

1982 Velma Ave.

Wed, Sat

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

Columbus, OH 43211-2497

Thur

1:00 pm - 9:00 pm

call to confirm times

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PHONE

WEB PAGE

OTHER

PALATINES TO AMERICA OHIO AND NATIONAL CHAPTER

614-267-4700

Fax: 614-267-4888

http://genealogy.org/~palam/

Major resources - German family history, 5000 books and journals, $5.00/day for non-members

 

 

 

 

ADDRESS

HOURS

E-mail:

 

611 E. Weber Road

Wed:  12:30 - 4

palam.lb@juno.com

 

Columbus, Oh 43211-1097

3rd Friday 9-4

 

 

 

1st Sat.  10-2

 

 

 

call to confirm times

 

 

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NAME

PHONE

WEB PAGE

OTHER

STATE LIBRARY OF OHIO

1-800-686-1533

Fax: 614-728-2789

Genealogy Div.

614-644-6966

http://winslo.state.oh.us

Catalog

Genealogy Division: extensive Ohio collection; microfilm of Ohio census; info on states to east and south, military records, family histories and much more.

ADDRESS

HOURS

http://slonet. state.oh.us

 

274 East First Street

M-Thurs  8-5

E-mail:

 

Columbus, Ohio  43201

Fri. 9-5

Ancestor@ winslo.state.oh.us

 

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GOVERNMENT OFFICES

FRANKLIN COUNTY, OHIO

 

 

 

 

 

NAME

PHONE

WEB PAGE

OTHER

COLUMBUS HEALTH DEPARTMENT

614-645-7331 or

614-645-7333

http://www.cmhhealth.org

Certified copies ONLY:  $15 Births and deaths Franklin Co., 1908 to present

ADDRESS

HOURS

 

 

240 Parsons Ave.

M T Th Fr 8:00 - 4:45

 

 

Columbus, Ohio 43215

Wed:  9:00 - 4:45

 

 

 

 

 

 

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NAME

PHONE

WEB PAGE

OTHER

FRANKLIN CO. COURTS/PROBATE

614-452-3894

http://www.co.franklin.oh.us/ probate/departments/ certification.html

Births-Deaths 1867-1908

Marriages 1803-current-23rd floor

Estates and Wills - 1896 to current

(Estates and wills prior to 1896 at Ohio Historical Society)

Research in person or by mail

ADDRESS

HOURS

 

 

373 S. High St., 22nd fl.

M-Fri.  8 - 4:30

 

 

Columbus, Oh 43215-6311

 

 

 

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NAME

PHONE

WEB PAGE

OTHER

FRANKLIN CO. COURTS/CLERK OF  COURTS

614-462-3600

Civil  462-3621

Domestic 462-4410

http://www.franklincountyclerk.com

Divorces - Domestic Court

Other records Civil

Many of the oldest records are at the Ohio Historical Society

ADDRESS

HOURS

 

 

369 S. High St. 

M-Fri.  8-5.00

 

 

Columbus, Oh 43215 

 

 

 

Domestic - 4th floor

 

 

 

Civil - 3rd floor

 

 

 

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PHONE

WEB PAGE

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FRANKLIN CO. COURTS/RECORDER

614-462-3930 or

614-462-3146

Fax: 614-462-4299

http://www.co.franklin. oh.us/recorder/recserv. htm

All deeds since 1803, $1.00 / page $.50 certification, order by mail or research in person

ADDRESS

HOURS

 

 

373 S. High St., 18th fl.

M-Fri.  8-5:00

 

 

Columbus, Ohio  43215-6307

 

 

 

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NAME

PHONE

WEB PAGE

OTHER

FRANKLIN CO. ENGINEER

614-462-3030

(to order by mail)

614-462-3030

(general No. )

http://www.co.franklin. oh.us/engineer/map.htm

Free map of Franklin Co.  pick up at 970 Dublin Rd. Franklin Co. Atlas $1.00 Also available at Tax Map Office, 373 S. High St., 19th floor.

ADDRESS

HOURS

E:mail

 

970 Dublin Road

M-Fri. 7:30 - 4:30

fracoeng.@fceo.co.franklin.oh.us

 

Columbus, Ohio 434215-1184

 

 

 

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GOVERNMENT OFFICES

STATE OF OHIO

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NAME

PHONE

WEB PAGE

OTHER

AUDITOR OF STATE LAND OFFICE

614-752-8683

http://www.auditor.state. oh.us

Records of lands sold by the state; on film, originals for old sales at Ohio Historical Society

ADDRESS

HOURS

 

 

34 N. Fourth St.

M-Fri. 7:30 - 4:30

 

Booklet on Ohio Lands can be

Columbus, Ohio 43215

 

 

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PHONE

WEB PAGE

OTHER

GOVERNORS OFFICE OF VETERAN AFFAIRS

614-644-0898

http://www.state.oh.us. gova

Info on Veterans who served in Wars 1776-1978, no fee 1.7 million veteran discharges, Veterans Hall of Fame

ADDRESS

HOURS

 

 

77 S. High St.

M-Fri  8:00 - 5:00

 

 

Columbus, Ohio 43215

 

 

 

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WEB PAGE

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OHIO DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH: VITAL STATISTICS / RECORDS

ADDRESS


35 E. Chestnut St., 6th fl.

P.O. Box 15098
Columbus, Oh 43215-0098

614-828-3101 or
614-466-2531

HOURS
M-F  7:45-4:30

http://www.odh.state. oh.us 

Birth and death records - statewide - 1908 to present Marriage and divorce abstracts 1949 to present (original marriage and divorce records in respective counties)

$9.00 certified copy

$3.00 special search

$.03 statistical copy plus SASE

Allow 10-12 wks. for completion; requests only by mail or in person


E-mail
vitalstat@ gw.odh.state.oh.us
(questions only)

 

 

 

 

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PHONE

WEB PAGE

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OHIO DEPT. OF TRANSPORTATION

614-466-7170

under construction

Ohio maps available on request.  Write:  SASE

 

 

 

 

ADDRESS

HOURS

 

 

25 S. Front St.

M-F 7:30-5:00

 

 

Columbus, Oh  43216

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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RESEARCHERS

 

 

 

All arrangements must be made with individual researchers.  FCGS bears no responsibility for services or results.

 

 

 

NAME / ADDRESS

PHONE

WEB PAGE

OTHER

 

 

 

 

Donald Schlegel
3554 Rochfort Bridge Dr.
Columbus, Oh  43221

614-771-9090

 

Franklin Co., Ohio, Irish, German, Catholic

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Linda Vandyke
P.O. Box 14113
Columbus, Ohio  43214

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Donna M. Wolf
5245 Portland St., #303
Columbus, Ohio  43235-7670

614-451-8676

E-mail
wolfdm35@prodigy.net

Franklin County, Central, and Eastern Ohio

 

 

 

 

Jayne Davis
2018 Shallowford Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43235-2032

614-889-2065

E:mail
shootsdavis@yahoo.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




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