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Cuyahoga County Ohio Links



East Cuyahoga County Genealogy Society's new publication Wills, Estates and Guardianships, Cuyahoga County, Ohio Common Pleas Courty 1811-1852

Cuyahoga County Recorders Office Online Records
This 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 facilities, etc.

The Historical Marriage License Index 1810-April 1998 is at

Probate Court cases, including guardianships, estates, etc. It looks like it runs from 1999. These are at

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 at

Cleveland Necrology File with obits from 1847-1975 and 1833 is at
Click here to be taken directly to the necrology search
It is sometimes easier to just go to Cleveland Public Library at 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

Cuyahoga County 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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Last Updated 12 December 2005