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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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Family Bibles

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School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Feb 2018:  Crime news for STEVENS.  Marriage licenses granted in January 1907; October 1910.  Sicklist news for RENCH, BLACK, LITTLE.  Obits for MILLER, COX, LANTERS, PENTZ, HARTMAN, GASKILL.  Birth announcement for KATZENBERGER

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Adjacent Counties
Auglaize County (northeast)
Mercer County (north)
Shelby County (northeast)
Miami County (east)
Montgomery County (southeast)
Preble County (south)
Wayne County, IN (southwest)
Randolph County, IN (west)
Jay County, IN (northwest)

 
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