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County Information
Founded March 1, 1806 from parts of Trumbull County
It was the second county in the Connecticut Western Reserve.
The first settlement was at Burton, Ohio in the year 1798, when three families settled there from Connecticut.
In 1808, the size of Geauga County was reduced by the creation of Ashtabula County and Cuyahoga County.

(source: wikipedia)


Main Street Chardon, Ohio
Main Street, Chardon, OH

The County Seat and largest city is Chardon
It is named for a Native American word meaning "raccoon".


City

* Aquilla * Burton * Chardon * Hunting Valley
* Middlefield * South Russell * Bainbridge * Chesterland
* East Claridon * Montville * Parkman * Welshfield


Townships
* Auburn * Bainbridge * Burton * Chardon * Chester * Claridon * Hambden * Huntsburg
* Middlefield * Montville * Munson * Newbury * Parkman * Russell (Novelty) * Thompson * Troy


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Kate has sent in many of the newspaper items on this site. Thanks!

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Geauga County Data

Birth Records

Church Histories / Records

County Records

Family Bibles

County History

Miscellaneous Data

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Mar 2014:  1883 Pensioners; obit for MINER, GATES
Feb 2014:  marriage record for MORE-WELLS
Sept 2013:  1840 Census of Pensioners
Apr 2013: McCONOUGHEY bio
Feb 2013: Bluebook Directory of Chardon - Prominent Families of 1888; obit for TAYLOR



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Trumbull County (southeast)
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