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Below are Quick Links to Historical Research & Genealogy Websites 

Stark County Historical Societies A list of the local historical societies provided by the Stark County’s Roots Ohio Genealogical Society, Stark County Chapter

Stark County Historical Societies

 BlM GLO Records – Original land records when land was purchased from the U.S. Federal Government.  Copies of Land patents can be made.

U.S. Department of the Interior Bureau of Land Management

Find-A-Grave – Ongoing “Reading” of cemetery stones and records.  Good source of birth and death dates.


Family Search – Church records access.  Gives census, military, and some original death or wedding records.


Stark County District Library – Census records and other local links to Stark County records.

Stark County District Library

Stark County Probate Court – Marriage Records

Stark County Probate Court

Historic Map Works –  Historic Maps of Stark County

Historic Map Works

Inspiration by Thomas Haas, Volunteer

Research by Judith Cloud Pocock,  Volunteer