Research & Genealogy

Research & Genealogy2019-01-23T20:25:38+00:00

Our Genealogy Room collection on the second floor of the Main Library is rich in local history and resources. The following is a list of just some of our offerings:

  • Chillicothe Gazette on microfilm back to its beginnings in 1800
  • Chillicothe city directories back to 1858
  • Civil War Rosters of the Union and Confederacy (multi-volume)
  • Census indices for Ohio and Ross County
  • 1820-1930 censuses for Ross and surrounding counties
  • Birth, death, and marriage records for Ross County

For questions and obituary requests, contact us at 740-702-4145 or You may copy the obituaries you need onsite for 10¢ per page, or you may contact us to do it for you for $2.50 per obituary.

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