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County Information
Founded March 6, 1840
It originally was a portion of Geauga and Cuyahoga Counties.
It also was originally part of the Connecticut Western Reserve.
Located on the southern shore of Lake Erie.
The county seat is Painesville

Municipalities, Census Designated Places and Other Populated Areas
Eastlake * Fairport Harbor * Grand River * Kirtland * Kirtland Hills * Lakeline * Madison
Mentor * Mentor-on-the-Lake * North Perry * Painesville * Perry * Timberlake * Waite Hill
Wickliffe * Willoughby * Willoughby Hills * Willowick *North Madison

Painesville-on-the-Lake * Unionville

Townships
Concord * LeRoy * Madison * Painesville * Perry

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Lake County Courthouse
47 N. Park Pl.
Painesville 44077-0490
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Lake County Data

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Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
July 2015:  Military news for BLAKESLEE;  obits for DOWNER, RATCLIFF, MOSELEY, HUNTOON, MOORE, FRAZIER, FORD, LAWRENCE, MORLEY;  Marriage announcements for RICHMOND-WRIGHT, NELLIS-GRAY
burials data for HENDRYX in Blish Farm Cemetery


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