Ohio History & Genealogy Resources



American Memories at The Library of Congress

The Library employs multiple search methods to encourage the use of its impressive site and its catalogs as well. The site's feature exhibits tell America's story through documents, photos, movies, and audio.

The Castle - 418 Fourth St. Marietta, Ohio

The Castle, once the home of Ohio Senator Theodore Davis, is furnished with items of historical significance to the area, as well as those typical of the Victorian Era. Educational programs, special events, and changing exhibits are featured throughout the year. The Carriage House Visitors Center includes introductory exhibit and videotape on the history of the site and its families that resided in The Castle.

The Digital Shoebox Project

Historical Treasures of Southeast Ohio digitally presented by SOLO Regional Library System. Southeastern Ohio libraries contributors.

Distinguished Women of Past and Present

If you're looking for a biography about an Ohio woman important in history, here is the site for you! There are writers, educators, scientists, heads of state, politicians, civil rights crusaders, artists, entertainers, and others. Listed alphabetically or by field of activity.


The Ohio GenWeb Site for Washington County

A wealth of resources awaits you on the Ohio GenWeb Site! •Transcribed census records, tombstones, deed records, etc. •Local courthouse and government offices information •Surnames of others researching similar family names •Possible ancestor photos,and or historical landscape photos


The Ohio Historical Society

Explore Ohio's rich past at the Ohio Historical Society. Check out all the historic sites in Ohio!


Washington County Chapter Ohio Genealogical Society

Celebrating 28 Years of the Washington County Chapter 1983-2011

Articles | Books | Families | First Families | Genealogy | Geography | History | Membership | Officers | Projects | Publications | Research | Reunions | Societies | Towns
Your web site for free family genealogy research as you search online for your roots in Washington County, Ohio