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Genealogy
Cuyahoga County Menu

Vital Record Links

Births

Birth Records at Cuyahoga County Ohio's Genealogy and History site
Cleveland Index 1867-1884, Lakewood 1882-1908. Site maintained by Lorraine Newsome and Holly Timm.
Catholic Diocese of Cleveland
Where to request sacramental records from local Catholic Churchs

Marriages

Catholic Diocese of Cleveland
Where to request sacramental records from local Catholic Churchs
Cleveland Pastors and their Churches
You've obtained a marriage record, and have a pastor's name, but aren't certain which church they attended-this site can help. A list maintained by Laura Hine and Dick Rath.
Cuyahoga County Marriage Record Volumes
You have a volume number, but don't know what year the marriage took place-this page will help.
Cuyahoga County Probate Court
A searchable database of marriage records in the county.

Deaths, Burials and Cemeteries

Catholic Diocese of Cleveland
Where to request sacramental records from local Catholic Churchs
Cemeteries in Greater Cleveland
Michelle Day's excellent site featuring transcriptions of City-owned cemeteries.
Cleveland.com
Local death notices for the last 180 days.
Cleveland News Index
Local obituary index from 1976 to 1999.
CPL Necrology File
The Cleveland Public Library's database of death notices and obituaries thru 1975.
Cuyahoga County Probate Court Death Records Index 1867 - 1890
Site maintained by Lorraine Newsome and Holly Timm.
Cuyahoga County Division of Veteran Services
Veterans who are buried in local cemeteries.
Ohio Death Certificates
Ohio death certificates from 1908-1953.

Property

Cuyahoga County Auditor's Office
A searchable database of current property owners.
Cuyahoga County Recorder's Office
A searchable database of local land records.

Repositories

Berea Branch-Cuyahoga County Public Library
Microfilmed archival copies of the Berea paper are available here.
Berea Historical Society
Berea's museum and local history research facility.
Cleveland Public Library
How to find them, hours open, etc..
Cuyahoga County Archives
Where to obtain older local records.
Fairview Park Regional Library
A nice collection of local and regional information.

Other Useful Links

Cleveland Street Name Changes
In 1906, the City of Cleveland replaced many street names with a new, logical, numbering system. This site converts the old to the new.
Cuyahoga County Genealogy and History
Links to various records, maintained by Lorraine Newsome and Holly Timm.
Cuyahoga County GENWEB
The GENWEB site for the County.
Cuyahoga County GENWEB Archives
Links to various records, archived from the GENWEB site.
FAQ for Research in Cuyahoga County
A definitive where-to-go and what-to-do for conducting local research, maintained by Laura Hine and Dick Rath.
Location of Records in Cleveland and Cuyahoga County
Another where-to-go and what-to-do, maintained by the Cleveland Public Library.

Local Societies

Cuyahoga Valley Chapter-OGS
Cuyahoga Valley Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society website.
Greater Cleveland Chapter-OGS
Greater Cleveland Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society website.
NEOCAG
The NorthEast Ohio Computer-Aided Genealogy Society, Inc.
Southwest Chapter-OGS
Southwest Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society website.





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