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County Information
Founded March 3, 1840 from Stark, Medina and Portage Counties
Named for: The highest elevation on the Ohio and Erie Canal is located in the county.
The county seat is Akron.

Summit county Ohio courthouse
Towns and Cities


Akron * Barberton * Cuyahoga Falls * Fairlawn * Green * Hudson * Macedonia
Munroe Falls * New Franklin * Norton * Stow * Tallmadge * Twinsburg

Villages
Boston Heights * Clinton * Lakemore * Mogadore * Northfield
Peninsula * Reminderville * Richfield * Silver Lake

Census-designated places and Other Communities
Montrose-Ghent * Pigeon Creek * Portage Lakes
Ghent * Hammond's Corners * Montrose

Townships
Bath * Boston * Copley * Coventry * Northfield Center
Richfield * Sagamore Hills * Springfield * Twinsburg

Defunct Townships:
Franklin * Green * Hudson * Norton * Northampton * Portage * Stow



Top Site Contributor

Linda Brandau
We especially owe her many thanks for all her hard work on these coroner records!
Check them out:
Coroner's Records: 1882-1900
Coroner's Records: 1901 - 1905

Coroner's Records:  1906-1907
Coroner's Records: 1908-1910
Coroner's Records 1911-1913
Coroner's Records 1914-1915


Summit County Data

Death Records

Family Bibles

Miscellaneous Data

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Mar 2014:  1909-1915 Coroner's records; bio for WILSON, BAKER; obit for EDDY
Nov 2013:  obit for DUBOIS
Sept 2013:  1907-1909 Coroner's records; obit for WOODFORD
July 2013: Coroner's Records, we have transcribed through mid-1907 (Under
County Records); EWING obit; bios for MAXWELL, LOWREY, DOYLE, LAUBY, MILLIGAN, MOTTINGER, SCHNEE
June 2013: bio for MAHANY
Apr 2013: bio for WRIGHT; Coroner's Records (Under
County Records)
Mar 2013: bio for WHITNEY




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Geauga County, Ohio - northeast corner
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