Paulding County Ohio History and Genealogy
is on Facebook!
(Not an official USGenWeb or OHGenWeb site, but still a great group of people!)
(Feb. 2014) - Submissions sent to me by email have been added to the site. Thank you!
With its history of the Miami
& Erie Canal, beginnings in the
Swamp, and named in honor of Revolutionary War hero, John Paulding -
Paulding County was officially formed on February 12, 1820.
The purpose of this project is to
information in researching family history, genealogy, and local history
related to Paulding County, Ohio. You may refer to
page for those who are able to help you in your research.
Researchers can join the OHPAULDI-L Discussion/mailing List
(Instructions are to the left). Paulding County, located in
northwest Ohio, is bordered by Defiance
County (north), Van
Wert County (South), Putnam
County (east), and Allen
I unfortunately do not live
County, so I can't do look-ups.
However, I have many ancestors
resided in Paulding County for many years, so I am constantly
researching and will add anything that I find to this site in the hopes
that it will also assist someone else in their research.
feel free to email me with any questions or comments, or with any
submissions you have for Paulding County.
you would like to be a volunteer coordinator
for an Ohio County, please contact the Ohio State Coordinator, Dale Grimm
for further details.