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County Information
Founded June 7, 1807
At one time also included Huron, Lake and Lorain Counties.

It is the most populous county in Ohio
The county seat and largest city is Cleveland.

The county is named after the Iroquoian word Cuyahoga, which means 'crooked river'.
The name is also assigned to the Cuyahoga River, which bisects the county.


Cities
Bay Village * Beachwood * Bedford * Bedford Heights * Berea * Brecksville * Broadview Heights * Brook Park * Brooklyn * Cleveland * Cleveland Heights
East Cleveland * Euclid * Fairview Park * Garfield Heights * Highland Heights Independence * Lakewood * Lyndhurst * Maple Heights * Mayfield Heights
Middleburg Heights * North Olmsted * North Royalton * Olmsted Falls * Parma
Parma Heights * Pepper Pike * Richmond Heights * Rocky River * Seven Hills
Shaker Heights * Solon * South Euclid * Strongsville * University Heights
Warrensville Heights * Westlake

Villages
Bentleyville * Bratenahl * Brooklyn Heights * Chagrin Falls * Cuyahoga Heights Gates Mills * Glenwillow * Highland Hills * Hunting Valley * Linndale * Mayfield Moreland Hills * Newburgh Heights * North Randall * Oakwood * Orange
Valley View * Walton Hills * Woodmere

Civil Townships
Chagrin Falls Township * Olmsted Township

Defunct ("Paper") Townships
Bedford * Brecksville * Brooklyn * Dover * East Cleveland * Euclid
Independence * Mayfield * Middleburg * Newburgh * Orange * Parma
Riveredge * Rockport * Royalton * Solon * Strongsville * Warrensville * West Park


Cuyahoga County Data

County Records

Family Bibles

County History

Miscellaneous Data

Obituaries and Death Notices
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Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Nov 2014:  POLLARD obit
Sep 2014:  Fire News Story.  obit for STRONG
June 2014:  HOUGH obit
Mar 2014:  O'BRIEN bio; 1883 Pensioners; bios for FAIRCHILD, FLOWER, GREENE, CASH, O'MARR, DIETZE, DITTENHOFER, BOLTON, STEPHAN; obits for HUDSON, FENNER, SAXTON, SCRANTON, SPALDING, TAYLOR
Nov 2013:  AMMON obit
Sept 2013:  1840 Census of Pensioners; WELCH, BERGMAN obits
July 2013: obits for BOLTON, BELDEN, BRIGGS, KELLY
June 2013: bio for MORRISON, BEARD
Apr 2013 - Completion of the
1888 Blue Book of Cleveland
Mar 2013: bio for BROWN; more of the 1888 Blue Book of Cleveland
Feb 2013: 1888 Blue Book of Cleveland (under
Census)
Jan 2013: DARY obit
Dec 2012: Revolutionary War Soldiers;
News Story of fire on the Steamer GRIFFITH



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Adjacent Counties
Lake County (northeast)
Geauga County (east)
Summit County (southeast)
Medina County (southwest)
Lorain County (west)
Portage County (southeast)


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