"Historic Clermont County" - overview of the County's History
BOOK: "History of Clermont County"
BY J. L. ROCKEY AND R. J. BANCROFT, published 1880
THE OHIO VALLEY—GENERAL SITUATION AND TOPOGRAPHY OF THE COUNTRY BETWEEN THE SCIOTO AND LITTLE MIAMI RIVERS—GEOGRAPHY
OF THE PRESENT COUNTY.
THE GEOLOGY AND MINERALOGY OF CLERMONT COUNTY.
THE INDIANS - THEIR TRIBAL RELATIONS - PERILS AND ADVENTURES OF SAVAGE LIFE, AND THE CONFLICTS WHICH OPENED THE
WAY FOR THE WHITE SETTLERS - INDIAN BATTLE IN CLERMONT COUNTY - INCIDENTS AND TRAILS.
LAND-GRANTS, TITLES, AND SURVEYS
THE FIRST WHITE SETTLERS - THEIR PRIVATIONS, CUSTOMS, AND MANNERS - GENERAL ACCOUNT OF PIONEER LIFE IN CLERMONT.
WITH A LIST OF EARLY MARRIAGES AND INTERESTING REMINISCENCES.
CLERMONT COUNTY FORMED---ITS ORIGINAL AND PRESENT BOUNDARIES, AND SUBDIVISIONS INTO TOWNSHIPS
THE COUNTY BUILDINGS, PAST AND PRESENT---COURT-HOUSES---JAILS AND INFIRMARIES---THE THREE SITES OF THE COUNTY-SEAT---THE
ANCIENT WHIPPING-POST, INCLUDING MANY INTERESTING FACTS IN THEIR HISTORY, WITH NAMES OF PERSONS JUDICIALLY FLOGGED
COUNTY OFFICERS, OTHER THAN THOSE IMMEDIATELY CONNECTED WITH THE JUDICIARY
COMMISSIONERS' EARLY PROCEEDINGS---ESTABLISHING THE FIRST ROADS---BUILDING BRIDGES---HOW MATTERS WERE MANAGED THREE-QUARTERS
OF A CENTURY AGO
INTERNAL IMPROVEMENTS, AND GENERAL STATISTICS FROM 1824 TO 1879
AGRICULTURAL SOCIETIES OF THE COUNTY
Judicial History, Notable Trials, Names of Court Officers, and Justices of the Peace for a Period of Eighty Years
Political History of the County, State and National Officers, Statistics, and the Underground Railroad
The Learned Professions and County Medical Societies
History of the Press and Authors
Educational and Religious, Teachers' Institute, and Sabbath-School Union
Distinguished Citizens of Clermont—Pioneers, Ministers, Public Men
Military History—Rosters of Soldiers of 1812, the Mexican War, and the Rebellion, with the Morgan Raid Claims
HISTORY OF THE TOWNSHIPS AND VILLAGES OF CLERMONT COUNTY.
Batavia and Village of Batavia - 243
Williamsburgh and Village of Williamsburgh - 283
Tate and Village of Bethel - 313
Franklin and Village of Felicity- 335
Washington and Villages of Neville and Moscow - 362
Ohio and Village of New Richmond - 198
Fierce - 429
Union - 443
Miami and Villages of Milford and Loveland - 460
Goshen - 483
Wayne - 503
Stonelick and Village of Boston - 518
Jackson - 546
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