Welcome to the Monroe County History and Genealogy Website

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CDs of important Monroe County record books are now available.  Each page of dozens of Monroe County record books have been photographed and made into CDs.  For a current list of available CDs click here.




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Welcome to the Monroe County History and Genealogy website.  The homepage for this site can be reached by clicking here or on the above title. 


The Monroe County History and Genealogy website is an independent website dedicated to providing data and information to researchers and visitors.  This site strives to provide a wide-ranging of resources relating to the history and genealogy of Monroe County, Ohio.  In the past few years Monroe County History and Genealogy has sponsored and conducted research projects to better define the resources available to researchers.  These research projects include such products as:



Cemeteries, Detailed Information on Specific Cemeteries

Death Records

Family Trees / Family Forest

Historical People, Places and Events

Histories, Monroe County


Oil/Petroleum in Monroe County

Photographs of Ancestors

Site Coordinates / Latitude and Longitude


Time Line


Monroe County CDs:  A special ongoing project involves photographing and making CDs of many of the key, important record books, newspapers and other materials of Monroe County.  This project is being conducted in conjunction with the Monroe County Historical Society MCHS).  Topics include: Birth Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Court records, Tax Records, Church Records, and several years of the historical newspapers.   Well over 100 CDs of these books and materials have been completed.  A list of the CDs that are available can be found at:  http://freepages.history.rootsweb.com/~harringtonfamilies/CD-Status.htm.  


All of the materials found on the Monroe County History and Genealogy website is being made freely available to the Monroe County Historical Society, the Monroe County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society, as well as other sites.  As a result much of the material can be accessed through the websites of these organizations.


Much of the material on this website has been donated by researchers and visitors like you.  Such materials are deeply appreciated and whenever possible, credit lines are included to identify the source of materials.  We value the input, comments, suggestions, criticism, and guidance of all our visitors.


New material is added regularly to this website.  Please consider adding this website to your list of favorites and come back often.  To participate or add historical and genealogical materials to the website click here.