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County Information
Founded February 12, 1820
Named for Isaac Van Wart, Revolutionary War soldier who helped capture
Benedict Arnold's British co-conspirator, John Andre.

Main Street, Convoy, Ohio
Main Street looking south
Convoy, OH

City
Delphos * Van Wert

Villages
Convoy * Elgin * Middle Point * Ohio City * Scott * Venedocia * Willshire * Wren

Unincorporated Communities
Abanaka * Cavett * Converse * Dixon * Dull * Glenmore * Hoaglin * Jonestown *
Middlebury * Monticello * Richey * Schumm * Seamersville * Wetsel * Wolfcale

Van Wert County Data

 

Census

Church Histories / Records

Death Records

Family Bibles

County History

Miscellaneous Data

Obituaries
A-L | M-Z

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
May 2018: birth notice for MORKOETTER.  Sicklist news for HIRN, WILLIAMSON.  obits for KNOEBEL, UNDERWOOD, MAY, HIRSH, COPUS.  Marriage notices for PRICE-GORDON, HARSH-BAKER, BUNGER - BONNEWITZ.  Crime news for IRELAN.  Divorce news under Court News for BOUR.  

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Adjacent Counties
Paulding County (north)
Putnam County (northeast)
Allen County (east)
Auglaize County (southeast)
Mercer County (south)
Adams County, Indiana (southwest)
Allen County, Indiana (northwest)

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