Genealogy

The Ohio County Historical Society has a variety of sources to assist in researching your family history. We will do a search for you for $15.00 per name. There is no charge if you visit the museum and conduct the search for yourself.

Some of the sources we have in our holdings include:

Books/Binders on various families

Ball Barbour Billingsley Cole Detmer Edwards Elbrecht Feustel Goodnight Graham Houze Kittenbrink Liggett Mullenbrook Noble Potter Powell Shively Stalker Thomas Waugh Wilson Winkley

Ohio County History Books

  • Ohio County Cemeteries by Dillon Dorrell *
  • Ohio County Families by Dillon Dorrell *
  • Mostly About Ohio County Folks by Dillon Dorrell *
  • Ohio County Community Story by Dillon Dorrell *
  • 5-Volume set on J. W. Whitlock by dana hildebrand *
  • Ohio County Indiana by William J. Dichtl *
  • History of Dearborn and Ohio Counties, 1885

(Book titles followed by an asterisk may be purchased by going to our “Posts” page.)

Other Sources

Death Records, 1858-1940 (lists cause of death, birth, and death dates)

GAR Records, 1882-1888


Family names