ADAMS COUNTY, OHIO
HISTORY & GENEALOGY Volunteers Dedicated to Free Genealogy
The Adams County Website is currently
Available for Adoption.
Our goal is to help you track your ancestors through time by transcribing
genealogical and historical data for the free use of all researchers.
We're looking for folks who share our dedication to putting data online and
are interested in helping this project be as successful as it can be. If you are interested in joining Genealogy
Trails, view our Volunteer
Page for further information
(Enough knowledge to make a basic web page and a desire to transcribe data
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LISTS We do regret that we are unable to perform personal research for
folks. All data we come across will be added to this site. We thank you
for visiting and hope you'll come back again to view the updates we make to this site.
Adams County is named after John Adams, the second President of the United
It was organized in 1799 and has 546 square miles.
The County Seat of Adams County is West Union.
County Seat: West Union
Year Organized: 1797
Square Miles: 584
Adams County, Ohio Courthouse
c. 1930's Picture courtesy of adamscountyohio.com