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OHIO POORHOUSE HISTORY by county


Caption: Union County Infirmary, Maryville, Ohio

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PERSONAL NOTES FROM READERS:

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LOCAL NOTES:

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RECORDS:

Union County Chapter of Ohio Genealogical Society, P. O. Box 438, Marysville, OH. 43040 has copied and published the records    of the Union County Infirmary from 1867-1961 (60 pages)   Note: If you will click on the word "records" above ... you will go to their webpage which gives pricing & ordering information.


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
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CEMETERIES:

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We are hoping to build this base of information about the poorhouse in UNION 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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