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County Information
Founded April 1, 1820
Named for David Williams, one of the captors of John André in the American Revolutionary War.
Williams, a militiaman, was born October 21, 1754 at Tarry-town-on-the-Hudson, NY and enlisted in 1775, serving under General Montgomery. Williams died August 2, 1831 near Livingston, NY.

The county seat is Bryan.

looking NE from courthouse
"Bird's-eye view, looking NE from court house, Bryan, Ohio"

City

Bryan

Villages
Blakeslee * Edgerton * Edon * Holiday City * Montpelier * Pioneer * Stryker * West Unity

Other Communities
Ainger * Alvordton * Berlin * Bridgewater Center * Columbia * Cooney * Franklin Junction
Hallock * Hamer * Hillcrest * Kunkle * Lock Port * Melbern * Mina * Nettle Lake
West Jefferson * Williams Center

Townships
Brady * Bridgewater * Center * Florence * Jefferson * Madison * Mill Creek
Northwest * Pulaski * St. Joseph * Springfield * Superior

Williams County Data

 

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Church Histories / Records

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Church Histories / Records

Family Bibles

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Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
May 2018: marriage notices for DANIELS-CONKEY, RICKETTS-DARR, SNYDER-COON, LIGHT-DISBRO, STEWART-IRISH.  Obit for BENDER 

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Adjacent Counties
Hillsdale County, Michigan (north)
Fulton County (east)
Henry County (southeast)
Defiance County (south)
DeKalb County, Indiana (southwest)
Steuben County, Indiana (northwest)

 
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