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County Information
Founded April 1, 1820 from Darke County
Named for Hugh Mercer, an officer in the American Revolutionary War

Mercer County Ohio courthouse
The county seat is Celina


Cities - Villages
Celina
Burkettsville * Chickasaw * Coldwater * Fort Recovery * Mendon * Montezuma * Rockford * St. Henry


Unincorporated Areas:
Bursville * Carthagena * Cassella * Chattanooga * Cranberry Prairie * Durbin * Erastus
Hinton
* Macedon * Maria Stein * Mercer * Monterey * Neptune * Padua * Philothea
Scudder
* Sebastian * Sharpsburg * Shively * Skeels Crossroads * St. Joseph * St. Peter
St. Rose
* Tama * Wabash * Wendelin

Townships

Black Creek * Butler * Center * Dublin * Franklin * Gibson * Granville *
Hopewell
* Jefferson * Liberty * Marion * Recovery * Union * Washington
Wayne (defunct, now part of Celina)


Main Street in Celina, Ohio
Main Street, looking north
Celina Ohio


Mercer County Data

Biographies
A-L | M-Z

Church Histories / Records

Family Bibles

Miscellaneous Data

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Dec 2014:  bio for MUNSELL
Mar 2014;  bio for WATTLE, obit for HUGHES
Sept 2013:  1840 Census of Pensioners
Mar 2013: HARNER bio
Feb 2013: TOMLINSON obit
Dec 2012: Early Marriage Records


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Surrounding Counties

Van Wert County (north)
Auglaize County (east)
Shelby County (southeast)
Darke County (south)
Jay County, Indiana (southwest)
Adams County, Indiana (northwest)

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