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County Information
The county was formed on March 24, 1803 from Adams County.
It is named for an Indian word referring to deer or deer-hunting.
Its county seat is Portsmouth.

scioto county courthouse
Courthouse

Cities, Towns and other Municipalities

City
Portsmouth
Villages
New Boston * Otway * Rarden * South Webster
CDP's
Clarktown * Franklin Furnace * Friendship * Lucasville * McDermott * Minford
Rosemount * Sciotodale * West Portsmouth * Wheelersburg
Other Communities
Haverhill * Mule Town * Scioto Furnace


Townships
Bloom * Brush Creek * Clay * Green * Harrison * Jefferson * Madison *
Morgan * Nile Porter * Rarden * Rush * Union * Valley * Vernon * Washington
 

Scioto County Data

 

Church Histories / Records

County Records

Death Records

County History

Miscellaneous Data

School Records

Website Updates:
May 2018:  family reunion picture for KOCH; Fire news story; obits for SHIVELY, COOK.  Reunion picture and news story for KOCH.  Sicklist news for RICHARDSON, BELL.  Marriage notices for DAVIS-SHIVELEY, FAWCETT-BALL.  Burials in 1875 in Greenlawn cemetery

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Adjacent Counties
Pike County (north)
Jackson County (northeast)
Lawrence County (east)
Greenup County, Kentucky (south)
Lewis County, Kentucky (southwest)
Adams County (west)

 
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