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County Information
Founded March 1, 1808
Formed from Fairfield County, it was named for Henry Knox, an officer in the American Revolutionary War
who was later the first U.S. Secretary of War.
The county seat is Mount Vernon.


City
Mount Vernon

Villages

Centerburg * Danville * Fredericktown * Gambier * Gann * Martinsburg * Utica


Townships
Berlin - Brown - Butler - Clay - Clinton - College - Harrison - Hilliar - Howard
Jackson - Jefferson - Liberty - Middlebury - Milford - Miller - Monroe - Morgan - Morris
Pike - Pleasant - Union - Wayne


Unincorporated Communities
Bangs * Bladensburg * Howard * Mount Liberty

Knox County Data

Church Histories / Records

County Records

Death Records

Family Bibles

County History

Marriage Records

Miscellaneous Data

School Records

Website Updates:
Mar 2014:  obit for BAKER; 1883 pensioners
Feb 2014:  bio for BURR
Oct 2013:  Burials in Bricker Cemetery
Sept 2013:  1840 Census of Pensioners
July 2013: MARTIN obit; Burials in Brinkhaven Cemetery



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Adjacent Counties
Richland County (north)
Ashland County (far northeast)
Holmes County (northeast)
Coshocton County (east)
Licking County (south)
Delaware County (southwest)
Morrow County (northwest)


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