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The History of Darke County, Ohio 1880   by W. H. Beers & Co.  

 

This book contains: A History of the County; its Cities, Towns, etc.; General and Local Statistics; Portraits of Early Settlers and Prominent Men; History of the Northwest Territory; History of Ohio; Map of Darke County; Constitution of the United States, Miscellaneous Matters, etc., etc.

This is a paperback book, reprinted by the Darke County Genealogical Society. The book measures 6x9 and contains 772 pages plus a 56 page index. 
Cost of this book is $50.00 plus $5.50 S&H

 

The Palestine Book 1833-1983   by Steven J. Miller
History of Liberty (German) Township, Darke County, Ohio

Contents of this book are: Early Settlements, a look at Indians, early pioneers, early occupations, and pioneer sale bills; Mills, includes a map showing the locations of early grist mills, saw mills, distilleries used by German township's first settlers; Communities, a historical look at Palestine, Nashville, Tampico, Sharpeye, Long, Baker, Clark's Stations, Glen Karn, Hollansburg, and other communities; Churches & Cemeteries, a history of all the churches ever serving the people of German/Liberty township; Roads, a history of the roads, railroads, and trollies in the area; Schools, a look at the development of the schools from 1820 to present; Health & Medicine, looks at he small pox epidemic, medicine shows, horse & buggy doctors, and conjurers; Threshing, a little of early agriculture and some of the threshing rings that worked the area; Homes, a few of the older homes in the area; Events, a compilation of past events that have added to the uniqueness of the area, Gypsies, vigilantes, old trees, etc.; Index

This is a paperback book reprinted, with written permission from Steven J. Miller, March 17, 2000, by the Darke County Genealogical Society. The book measures 8 1/4x10 3/4 and contains 280 pages. This book has several maps and many pictures.
Cost of this book is $30.00 plus $4.50 S&H

 

Families of Darke County, Ohio Vol. I
By the Darke County Genealogical Society


This publication is the first of its kind since 1914. First Family and Pioneer Members, Military, Pioneer and other list are presented first in this book. Next, there is a grouping of some of the notable people of Darke County. The families in this book are presented in alphabetical order as much as possible, at least by the first lettter. When possible, the oldest family is presented first, then the son, grandsons, et cetera. If a submitter has several short families that tie together, these are presented with the main family, regardless of alphabetical order. There are over 700 biographical sketches many of which have detailed information with dates and places. Many of the ancestries go back into Pennsylvania, Virginia, Maryland, New York, New England, and even into Europe. Family information presented in this book is for clues in doing your own genealogy. Proof for verification should be directed to the submitter who's name and address are at the bottom of each sketch. 

This is a hardbound book measuring 8 3/4x11 and contains 732 pages. 
Cost cost of this books is $50.00 plus $5.50 S&H

 

Families of Darke County, Ohio Vol. II
By the Darke County Genealogical Society



Families of Darke County, Ohio Vol. II is a continuation of Vol. I. The families in this book are presented in alphabetical order as much as possible. When possible, the oldest family is presented first, then the son, grandsons, et cetera. If a submitter has several short families that tie together, these are presented with the main family, regardless of alphabetical order. The biographical sketches, many of which have detailed information with dates and places. Many of the ancestries go back into Pennsylvania, Virginia, Maryland, New York, New England, and even into Europe. Family information presented in this book is for clues in doing your own genealogy. Proof for verification should be directed to the submitter who's name and address are at the bottom of each sketch. 

This is a hardbound book measuring 8 3/4x11 and contains 180 pages. 
Cost of this book is $15.00 plus $4.50 S&H

 


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Families of Darke County, Ohio   Volumes  I  &  II  
Both for the price of $50.00 plus $9.50 S&H


Bosserman's 1820 & 1830 Census of Darke County, Ohio
By the Darke County Genealogical Society




The Darke County 1820 and 1830 Census were abstraced and indexed by Joseph H. Bosserman, Sr. The 1820 census includes the name of the head of household; number of males per household; number of females per household; foreigners not naturalized; number of persons engaged in: Agriculture, Commerce and Manufacture; free colored persons, male and female; all other persons. The 1830 Census includes the name of head of household; number of males per household; number of females per household; number of male and female blacks are listed on separate index. 

This is a paperback book measuring 8 1/2x11
Cost of this book is $8.00 plus $2.50 S&H

 

The Federal Census 1850 For Darke County, Ohio
By the Ohio Genealogical Society




This book contains Names, Age, Occupation and Place of Birth of every person living in Darke County in the year 1850. It was compiled and indexed from Microfilm Role No. M-674 by Rose Shilt and Anita Short C.G. The copyright of 1978 was transferred from the Ohio Genealogical Society to the Darke County Genealogical Society. This is the third printing in 1993 for the Darke County Genealogical Society.

This is a hardbound book measuring 8 1/2x11 and contains 186 pages.
Cost of this book is $20.00 plus $3.50 S&H

 

 

Darke County, Ohio Marriages 1851-1898
By the Darke County Genealogical Society


This was the first project ever done by the Darke County Genealogical Society. Great care was taken in transcribing the material. If the entry was questionable, other Darke County sources were consulted. However, if the entry could not be verified elsewhere, it was transcribed as written. The list of those who performed the marriages was taken from county and village histories, ministers' license books, marriage books and election returns. Those of early Justice of the Pease listed in the Darke County, Ohio, Common Pleas Court Records, 1817-1860 by Anita Short are not repeated in this work. Information contained in the book is name of groom in alphabetical order, name of bride, date of marriage and person performing wedding. There is also a brides index and a Darke County ministers, mayors and J.P. index.

This is a paperback book measuring 8 1/4x10 3/4 containing 430 pages.
Cost of this book is $35.00 plus $4.00 S&H 

 

Fisher-Oliver Funeral Home Records, Ansonia, Ohio    1908 - 1939
 By the Darke County Genealogical Society




The records were copied as near correct as possible. There may be errors in spelling or dates. We copied the name and date as we interpreted them at the time. Cause of death is not listed. Names of the deceased are listed in alphabetical order. Other information that may be listed is date of death and/or place of death, date of burial and/or place of burial, date of birth and/or place of birth, father's name and/or place of birth, mother's name and/or place of birth, spouse of deceased. 

This is a paperback book measuring 8 1/2x10 3/4 and contains a 131 pages.
Cost of this book is $9.00 plus $2.50 S&H

 

 

Oliver Funeral Home Records 1940-1950 Greenville, Ohio
By the Darke County Genealogical Society

 

This is a Supplement to the Fisher-Oliver Funeral Home Records. The records were copied as near correct as possible. There may be errors in spelling or dates. We copied the name and date as we interpreted them at the time. Cause of death is not listed. Names of the deceased are listed in alphabetical order. Other information that may be listed is date of death and/or place of death, date of burial and/or place of burial, date of birth and/or place of birth, father's name and/or place of birth, mother's name and/or place of birth, spouse of deceased. 

This is a paperback book measuring 8 1/2x11 and contains 33 pages.
Cost of this book is $4.00 plus $2.50 S&H
 

 

 

Miller Funeral Home Records  1917-1950  Greenville, Ohio
By the Darke County Genealogical Society

 

The records were copied as near correct as possible. There may be errors in spelling or dates. We copied the name and date as we interpreted them at the time. Cause of death is not listed. Names of the deceased are listed in alphabetical order. Other information that may be listed is date of death and/or place of death, date of burial and/or place of burial, date of birth and/or place of birth, father's name and/or place of birth, mother's name and/or place of birth, spouse of deceased. 

This is a paperback book measuring 8 1/2x10 3/4 and contains 390 pages.
Cost of this book is $30.00 plus $4.00 S&H

 

 

Miller Brothers Funeral Home at Gettysburg, Ohio
By the Darke County Genealogical Society

 

This book contains information from September 1924 though August 1949. Charles D. Miller was the owner and embalmer. The deceased named in this book are in alphabetical order. Other infomation found in this is age, date of death and place of burial. 

This is a paperback book measuring 8 1/2x11 and contains 28 pages. 
Cost of this book is $4.00 plus $1.50 S&H

 

 

 

Routzahn Funeral Home Records 1916-1962 Covington, Ohio
By the Darke County Genealogical Society

 

Photocopies of these records were donated to the Darke County Genealogical Society by Arthur Arnett. Some of these handwritten records were very hard to read. The records were copied as near correct as possible. There may be errors in spelling or dates. We copied the name and date as we interpreted them at the time. Cause of death is not listed. Names of the deceased are listed in alphabetical order. Other information that may be listed is date of death and/or place of death, date of burial and/or place of burial, date of birth and/or place of birth, father's name and/or place of birth, mother's name and/or place of birth, spouse of deceased. Survivors are also included in this book. 

This is a paperback book measuring 8 1/2x11 and contains 109 pages.
Cost of this book is $9.00 plus $2.50 S&H

 

Stutz-Sando-Storch Funeral Home Records 1939-1960 New Madison, Ohio
By the Darke County Genealogical Society

 

The records were copied as near correct as possible. There may be errors in spelling or dates. We copied the name and date as we interpreted them at the time. Cause of death is not listed. Names of the deceased are listed in alphabetical order. Other information that may be listed is date of death and/or place of death, date of burial and/or place of burial, date of birth and/or place of birth, father's name and/or place of birth, mother's name and/or place of birth, spouse of deceased. Survivors are also included in this book. 

This is a paperback book measuring 8 1/2x11 containing 77 pages.
Cost of this book is $7.00 plus $2.50 S&H

 

 

Greenville Union Cemetery Records 1965 thru 1994
Greenville City and Greenville Township
By the Darke County Genealogical Society

 

This book is an index of those buried in Greenville Union Cemetery between 1965 and 1994. The names recorded in this book are listed in alphabetical order. Other information included in this book is age at death and date of burial. 

This is a paperback book measuring 8 1/2x11 and contains 62 pages.
Cost of this book is $6.00 plus $2.50 S&H

 

 

 

Events of Yesteryears of New Madison, Ohio 1812-1968
Gathered & Recorded by Glen Hindsley  
Reprinted with permission from  Mr. Hindsley's family
by the Darke County Genealogical Society

 

This book is the history of New Madison. It contains information on events, places and people. This book is not indexed but has a table of contents listing the events and places. The history of  Harrison Township from The History of Darke  County, Ohio by W. H. Beers and Company 1880 has been added to the beginning.

This is a paperback book measuring 8 1/2x11 and contains 126 pages.
Cost of this book is $14.00 plus $3.50 S&H

 

 

 

Index to Estates
Volume I (1818-1878)  Volume II (1869-1893)
Both volumes are in one book
Printed by the Darke County Genealogical Society, Inc.

 

While the earliest Darke County estates # 1 - # 5818 were being prepared for microfilming, this index was created. As the microfilming was being done, a record was kept of the estates that were missing and are noted in this book. This book also includes a list of unnumbered estates. A few estates were found late in the microfilming and appear on the first page.

This is a paper back book measuring 8 1/2x11 
Cost of this book is $25.00 plus $4.00 S&H

 

 

 


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