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County Information
Its county seat is Washington Court House.
Formed on March 1, 1810 from portions of Highland County and Ross County, it was named for the Marquis de Lafayette, a Frenchman who was an officer in the American Army in the Revolution.

City
Washington Court House (county seat)

Villages

Bloomingburg* Greenfield (partly in Highland and Ross Cos.)
Jeffersonville * Milledgeville * New Holland (partly in Pickaway Co) * Octa

Unincorporated Communities
Blessing * Bookwalter * Boyd * Buena Vista * Cook * Cunningham * Eber * Edgefield * Fairview * Georgetown *
Ghormley * Glendon * Good Hope * Hagler * Jasper Mills * Johnson * Luray * Luttrell * Madison Mills * Manara *
McLean * New Martinsburg * Pancoastburg * Pleasant Corners * Pleasant View * Plymouth * Rock Mills *
Shady Grove * Stauton * Whiteoak * Yankeetown * Yatesville

Townships
Concord * Green * Jasper * Jefferson * Madison * Marion * Paint * Perry * Union * Wayne

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Website Updates:
Mar 2014:  obits for YEOMAN, MORGAN, HENDRICKSON, MAHAN, DIXON, DUNCAN, STEWARD
Sept 2013:  1883 pensioners
July 2013: JONES obit
June 2013: Obits for SMITH, LOUFBOURROW, JAMESON, DUNCAN, DIXON, WRIGHT, MAHAN, HENDRICKSON, BRIGGS, DIXON; History of Union Township; bio for GALBRAITH





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