Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio Genealogy

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Guide to Cincinnati, Hamilton County ancestry, genealogy and family history, birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Histories and Tidbits[edit | edit source]

Wikipedia has more about this subject: Cincinnati, Ohio

Neighboring Communities[edit | edit source]

Newport, Kentucky

Family History Resources[edit | edit source]

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Courtesy of the University of Cincinnati: Birth and Death Records: 1865-1912

Hamilton Probate Court Online Archives:

Account Record Books 1852 - 1973
Application Books 1884 - 1974
Estates 1791 - 1984
Inventory Record Books 1809 - 1973
Wills 1791 - 1973
Trusts 1791 - 1984
Guardianships 1791 - 1984
Marriages 1808 - 1983
Minister's License 1963 - 1975
Birth Records 1863 - 1908
Birth Registrations and Corrections 1941 - 1994
Death Records 1881 - 1908
Naturalizations 1791 - 1987
Probate Court Journal Entries  1791 - 1837
Physician Certificates 1919 - 1987

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Spring Grove Cemetery, claims to be the second largest cemetery in the United States, has records online at Spring Grove Cemetery. There may be records from several different cemeteries that are owned by this company in this area, and there is information about a funeral home they own as well.

Vine Street Hill Cemetery aka Old Carthage Road Cemetery has 60,412 interments; half of them are photographed on Find-A-Grave

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Community Websites[edit | edit source]

Historical and Genealogical Societies[edit | edit source]

Historical Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Histories, Biographies, And Genealogies[edit | edit source]

Libraries[edit | edit source]

    1) Contains an online index for Hamilton County wills and probate records

        Hamilton County Ohio Wills, 17911-1901

    2) Contains the Cincinnati Birth and Death Records, 1865-1912


  • The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County

    Virtual Library Collection


    Digitized city directories in downloadable PDF format from 1819 to 1941. The 1825 directory includes occupations and places of birth of each inhabitant. 

    Online Insurance maps of Cincinnati

    Online yearbooks for the University of Cincinnati

Family History Websites[edit | edit source]

Ashlock Family Website with Weil-Sauer Family including the Weil Real Estate, Sauer Market & Sauer Jewelry Co.

References[edit | edit source]