Cuyahoga County Recorders
Office Online Records
site is provided to allow the citizens of Cuyahoga County, and the
world, access to information housed at our office. Here you will find
data on all the documents filed at the Recorder's office from 1810
until present day. You will discover that this site is the most
comprehensive land data base in the world.
Laura Hine's site
gives pastors and churches in Cleveland. It also has, at the bottom, a
listing of the marriage volumes with the years that each covers. This is
approximate, derived from people obtaining records and reporting the year of
the certificate and which volume it was in. It is close-within a year. She
also has lots of good links.
Laura Hine and Dick Rath
maintain this new site which gives a large amount of information on resourses
for Cuyahoga County researching. It has addresses and procedures for vital
records for each time period, courts, obituaries, land records, research
Marriage License Index 1810-April 1998 is at
Probate Court cases,
including guardianships, estates, etc. It looks like it runs from 1999. These
Both of these above
addresses are part of the general probate court site which is at
Holly and Lorraine
have a Cuyahoga site on which the naturalization indexes are found. These are
File with obits from 1847-1975 and 1833 is at
here to be taken directly to the necrology search
It is sometimes easier to just go to Cleveland Public Library at http://www.cpl.org/ and click on Necrology
file halfway down on the right.
Cleveland News Index
(CLENIX) is also in the CPL site.
It indexes four sources for obits, and some older articles.
Obits run from 1976 current.
Very current obits
from the Plain Dealer are online at
GenWeb archives are at
The Cuyahoga County
Archives official site is at
A new Cleveland
Cemeteries site is done by Michelle Day.
This is not an official Cleveland site.
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