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Summit County, Ohio
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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

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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 1914-1916
Coroner's Records 1917-1918
Coroner's Records 1919

Coroner's Records 1920
Coroner's Records 1921-22

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Summit County Data

 

Death Records

Family Bibles

Miscellaneous Data

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
May 2018:  obits for JOHNSON, WETMORE, VAUGHN, MANNING, SMITH, RUSSELL, BOSS, HABERKOST, MOORE, ABBOTT.  Birth notices:  HUGHES, CURTIS, KNISELY, HEFT, FREKOR, PAYNE.  Sicklist news for BAYSINGER, HABERKOST;  Legal notices, court news, and gossip news

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Surrounding Counties
Cuyahoga County, Ohio - north
Geauga County, Ohio - northeast corner
Portage County, Ohio - east
Stark County, Ohio - south
Wayne County, Ohio - southwest
Medina County, Ohio - west

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