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OHIO POORHOUSE HISTORY by county


PERSONAL NOTES FROM READERS:

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LOCAL NOTES:

The on-line  1880  History of Morrow County and Ohio  refers to the fact that ...
"
There is quite an orchard of pear-trees on the grounds of the County Infirmary",     p 183
http://heritagepursuit.com/MorChI.htm
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RECORDS:

Note: For every county in Ohio it would be a good idea to check the statewide resources listed below.     PHL

We have found so many infirmary/poorhouse records for Ohio that we have created a special page for the references -- which will be found in a table alphabetized by county.
(WPA) INVENTORIES OF THE COUNTY ARCHIVES OF OHIO -- 
EXCERPTS RELATED TO POORHOUSE (INFIRMARY) HOLDINGS 

During the 1930's and 1940's the Work Projects Administration (WPA) began the process of inventorying County Archives of Ohio. Those which inventoried infirmary records have been transcribed and links are here posted on a table
Morrow County Infirmary -- Resident List -- 1880 Census 
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CEMETERIES:

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We are hoping to build this base of information about the poorhouse in MORROW county through the helpful participation of readers. All are requested to submit items of interest by sending e-mail to The Poorhouse Lady.

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