Allen County, Ohio Genealogy Guide2016-06-08T17:52:03+00:00

Allen County, Ohio Records

Allen County, Ohio (Map It) was created on March 1, 1820 from Shelby County and unorganized land. This county was named for John Allen (1771/2-1813), a War of 1812 colonel.

Allen County is bordered by Putnam County (north), Hancock County (northeast), Hardin County (east), Auglaize County (south), Van Wert County (west).

A Map of Allen County, Ohio contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries. There is a collection of old Ohio maps at MapGeeks.org.

Allen County Cities and Towns include Delphos, Lima, Beaverdam, Bluffton, Cairo, Elida, Ft. Shawnee, Harrod, Lafayette, Spencerville . Other communities include Include Gomer.

Allen County Townships include Amanda, American, Auglaize, Bath, Jackson, Marion, Monroe, Perry, Richland, Shawnee, Spencer, Sugar Creek.

Allen County, Ohio Courthouse Records

Allen County, Ohio Courthouse
Allen County, OH Courthouse

The Allen County Courthouse is located in Lima, Ohio. The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH. Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Allen county. The date listed for each record is usually the earliest registration filed. The date does not indicate that there are alot records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually filed with the clerk.

Allen County, Ohio Census Records

Allen County, Ohio Vital Records

Allen County, Ohio Resources

Allen County, Ohio External Links