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County Information
Founded January 3, 1809
Formed from Miami County and Named for William Darke, a General in the American Revolution

County Seat: Greenville
Largest city: Greenville
Approximately 85% of Darke County's six hundred square miles are covered in farms


Greenville, ohio postcard
Cities

Greenville

Villages
Ansonia * Arcanum * Bradford * Burkettsville * Castine * Gettysburg * Gordon * Hollansburg * Ithaca * New Madison
New Weston * North Star * Osgood * Palestine * Pitsburg * Rossburg * Union City * Versailles * Wayne Lakes * Yorkshire

Unincorporated Communities
Abbottsville * Baker * Beamsville * Braffettsville * Brock * Coletown * Cosmos * Dawn * Delise * Fort Jefferson
Frenchtown * Hillgrove * Horatio * Hunchbargers * Jaysville * Nashville * New Harrison * North Dayton * Otterbein
Pikeville * Rose Hill * Rush's Station * Savona * Stelvideo * Sharpeye * Webster * Woodington


Townships
Adams * Allen * Brown * Butler * Franklin * Greenville * Harrison * Jackson * Liberty * Mississinawa
Monroe * Neave * Patterson * Richland * Twin * Van Buren * Wabash * Washington * Wayne * York


Darke County Data

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County Records

Family Bibles

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School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Mar 2014:  MCDOWELL obit
Feb 2014:  1883 Pensioners
Mar 2013: 1840 Census of Rev War Pensioners; bios for BIRELY, ANDERSON





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Shelby County (northeast)
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Montgomery County (southeast)
Preble County (south)
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Randolph County, IN (west)
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