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Burial Records of Greenwood Cemetery - Bellaire, Ohio

Compiled by Brenda Rushman & others

This book contains nearly 12,500 burial records for Greenwood Cemetery in Bellaire, Ohio. This cemetery has burials dating back over 150 years and is one of the most important burial places in the county.  It includes birth and burial dates, burial locations, funeral homes and lot purchasers (when available).

Soft Cover Edition $23.00

 

 

1853 Business Directory of Belmont County, Ohio

Transcribed from 1853 Ohio State Business Directory

This directory lists all of the known businesses in Belmont County, Ohio in 1853.  Entries are listed alphabetically by business name with notation of business type and location.

Soft Cover Edition $3.00

 

 

1820 Federal Census of Belmont County, Ohio

(Fully Indexed)      Transcribed by CTGS Members

This publication lists by township all of the Heads of Household in Belmont County, Ohio, as well as showing (in table form) the number of individuals in each of the 11 age categories (6 male & 5 female).

Soft Cover Edition $10.00     $5.00 SALE PRICE

 

 

1830 Federal Census of Belmont County, Ohio

(Fully Indexed)      Transcribed by CTGS Members

This publication lists by township all of the Heads of Household in Belmont County, Ohio, as well as showing (in table form) the number of individuals in each of the 26 age categories (13 male & 13 female).

Soft Cover Edition $14.00     $7.00 SALE PRICE

 

 

Pedigree Charts of  CTGS Members - Vol. 1

(Fully Indexed)      Submitted by CTGS Members

This book contains over 330 Pedigree Charts submitted by CTGS members.  The pedigree charts are five generation and list the names and addresses of those who submitted information.  This is an excellent tool for anyone who is researching Ohio Valley families.

Soft Cover Edition $24.00     $17.00 SALE PRICE

 

 

Bellaire Health Dept. - Death Records (1904-1935) Vol. 1

Bellaire Health Dept. - Death Records (1936-1975) Vol. 2

Transcribed by Charles Johnson

Compiled by Roslin Cantrell

These books list the following wherever available: Birth Date & Place, Death Date and Place, Parents, Burial Place and more.  The information was transcribed from actual Death Certificates. Over 8,300 records in Vol. 1 and over 9,100 records in Vol. 2.

Soft Cover Edition, Each Volume $23.00     $17.00 SALE PRICE    

            BUY BOTH VOLUMES FOR $30.00!!

 

 

Bellaire Health Dept. - Birth Records (1909-1920) Vol. 1

Transcribed by Charles Johnson

Compiled by Roslin Cantrell

This book lists the following wherever available: Birth Date & Place, Parents and more.  The information was transcribed from actual Birth Certificates. Over 8,000 records are listed in alphabetical order by last name.

Soft Cover Edition $23.00

 

 

Index to "Centennial History of Belmont County, Ohio"

This is the long awaited index to the very exhaustive and informative McKelvey's “Centennial History of Belmont County, Ohio" which was originally published in 1903.  Unfortunately, the author only listed a very short index in the original publication.  This every name index is 125 pages long and lists over 1,500 names.  It is the perfect companion to the original book as well as a handy reference even if you don’t own the original.

Soft Cover Edition $15.00

 

 

Early Veterans’ Graves of Belmont County, Ohio

Researched & Prepared by CTGS Members

This is a transcription of the records for veterans’ graves as found in the Veterans’ Grave Registration book at the Belmont County Courthouse.  They are the same records which were featured in CTGS Newsletters over the first nine years. The book includes veterans from the Revolutionary War, War of 1812, Mexican War, Civil War and Spanish-American War.  There are over 2,600 records listed in alphabetical order by war and then by last name.

Soft Cover Edition $14.00

 

 

Your Guide to the Cemeteries of Belmont County, Ohio

Compiled by CTGS Members

This book documents over 230 cemeteries ranging from large cemeteries with thousands of burials to one lone tombstone found in the woods.  In some instances no tombstones remain, but the cemetery has been recorded for historical purposes.  Each cemetery page references Cemetery Name, Alternate Names, Township and Nearby Town, U.S. Geological Survey Map Reference, Land Survey Code, GPS Coordinates, WPA Cemetery Plat Book Reference, Approximate Size, Approximate Date Established, Some Common Tombstone Surnames, Condition and Accessibility of Cemetery, Directions and General Comments.  The book also includes Cemetery Reference Numbers with Township Maps to aid in locating the cemeteries.  The guide concludes with a Missing Cemeteries section for those interested in taking up the search or providing additional information.  Please note this book does not include tombstone transcriptions, but it does list known sources for transcriptions.

Soft Cover Edition $20.00

 

 

Southeastern Ohio Mortality Schedules

Compiled by C. Richard “Mike” Michael

This publication comprises available Federal Census Mortality Schedules from 1850 through 1880 for Belmont, Guernsey, Harrison, Jefferson, Monroe, Morgan, Noble and Washington Counties. If your ancestor died in the twelve months preceding the taking of a census, you may be able to find him or her in this book.  Information varies but may include not only Name, Sex, Age, Color and Marital Status, but also Place of Birth, Month in Which Death Occurred, Profession, Occupation or Trade, Disease or Cause of Death, and Parents’ Birthplaces.  Mike even included a “Glossary of Old Disease Names” and county maps outlining township locations.

Soft Cover Edition $16.00

 

 

Belmont County in World War I

Compiled by C. Richard “Mike” Michael

This book honors over 4,200 Belmont County men and women who served in WWI. This alphabetical compilation of veteran information, when available, includes: Name, Serial Number, Race, Birth Place & Date, Enlistment Location, Division, Date, and Assigns Comments.

Soft Cover Edition $31.00

 

 

African-Americans in the 1900 Federal Census for Belmont and Harrison Counties, Ohio

Compiled by C. Richard “Mike” Michael

This book lists over 2,300 African-American Heads of Household and Family Members.  It includes Name, Age, Sex, Relationship to Head of Household, Marital Status, Years Married, Number of Children, Race and Place of Birth.  It also lists birthplaces of each person’s father and mother as well as including colored maps and photographs.

Soft Cover Edition $14.00

 

 

Belmont County and the Civil War

Compiled by C. Richard “Mike” Michael

This book honors over 2,500 Belmont County veterans.  Along with individual veteran information, the book also includes a brief history of over twenty regiments.  Newspaper articles, letters and photographs provide insight into the lives of these soldiers and the contributions they made to our country.

Soft Cover Edition $18.00

 

 

Spanish-American War Veterans of Southeastern Ohio

Compiled by C. Richard “Mike” Michael

This book covers approximately 600 Spanish-American War veterans from twelve counties in Southeastern Ohio: Athens, Belmont, Carroll, Guernsey, Harrison, Jefferson, Meigs, Monroe, Morgan, Noble, Tuscarawas and Washington.  Categories include Name, Age, County of Residence or Birthplace, Military Unit, Date Mustered In, Military Rank, and a Remarks section.  The book also includes newspaper articles, a letter and photographs.

Soft Cover Edition $7.00

 

 

Revolutionary War Patriots, Volume 4

Compiled by the Ebenezer Zane Chapter

Sons of the American Revolution

This publication pays tribute to 198 Revolutionary War veterans buried in Coshocton, Guernsey, Holmes, Noble and Tuscarawas Counties in Ohio.

Soft Cover Edition $20.00

 

 

CDs

 

CD of Photographs to Accompany “Your Guide to the Cemeteries of Belmont County, Ohio

Prepared by Larry McNear

This easy to use CD contains a color photo of each of the cemeteries documented and photographed by CTGS members when preparing “Your Guide to the Cemeteries of Belmont County, Ohio.”

CD $6.00

 

 

CD of Kirkwood Township Cemeteries & Other Information

Prepared by Frank Hodorowski with Anna Brinkmeier

This CD contains 2,786 names from tombstone transcriptions and other sources.  It includes birth/death data, relationships, burial locations, war veterans, map, and photos of churches.

CD $14.00

 

 

CD of  Linwood / St. Anthony / Kinsey  Cemeteries

Prepared by Frank Hodorowski, et al.

This long awaited CD contains over 7,800 tombstone transcriptions, 1,100 cemetery interment records and 2,100 church burial records, as well as locating veterans’ graves and including cemetery maps.

CD $14.00

 

 

CD of Holly  Memorial Gardens

Prepared by Frank Hodorowski

The cemetery owners have allowed Frank to input their burial records listing over 10,000 burials. The CD also includes maps and photographs.

CD $12.00

 

 

NEWSLETTERS

 

Trail Blazer Newsletter Back Issues

One Year (6 Issues) with Index - $10.00 year.

Single Issues & Indexes - $2.00 each.

(Indexes are sorted by surnames only.)

 

1995

1-1 / Welcome to CTGS / Richland Twp. / Valentine Alt

1-2 / Cumberland Trail / Washington Twp. / Casper Hendershot

1-3 / The “Gene” in Genealogy / Pease Twp. / Absalom Martin

1-4 / Military Records / York Township / John Howell

1-5 / A Murder & a Hanging / Flushing Twp. / John Howell

1-6 / Mayflower Ancestors / Wayne Township / Moses Travis

 

1996

2-1 / CTGS 1995: A Look Back / Pultney Twp. / George Neff

2-2 / The Bedford Connection / Warren Twp. / Edmund Bailey

2-3 / A Step Back in Time / Goshen Twp. / Charles Gatton

2-4 / Welcome to GenWeb / Wheeling Twp. / George Brokaw

2-5 / Holloway Family / No Township Article / William Ramage

2-6 / Name Origins of a Creek / Smith Twp. / Robert McKelvey

 

1997

3-1 / McMahon Creek Part 2 / Kirkwood Twp. / Darby Murphy

3-2 / Courthouse History / Mead Township / Thomas Ramsay

3-3 / Mysterious Poultons / Union Township / Joseph Eaton

3-4 / Ellis Island / Somerset Township / Lewis Burcher

3-5 / Genealogy Etiquette / Colerain Township / James Barton

3-6 / Huguenot Ancestors / No Township Article / John Beckett

 

1998

4-1 / Sedgwick House / Martins Ferry, Ohio / Absalom Martin

4-2 / Living Your Roots / Armstrong Mills / Thomas Armstrong

4-3 / Quaker Ancestors / Flushing, Ohio / William Kirk

4-4 / What about the Women? / Barnesville, Ohio / James Barnes

4-5 / The Denham Story / Warnock, Ohio / John Warnock

4-6 / McElfresh Family / St. Clairsville, Ohio / David Neiswanger

 

1999

5-1 / Battle of Captina / Powhatan, Ohio / Captain John Baker

5-2 / Famous & Not So Famous / Bellaire / Jacob Heatherington

5-3 / Photography & Genealogy / Somerton / Schooley & Stanton

5-4 / Believe it.. or Not! / Holloway, Ohio / Edward Bethel

5-5 / What does Scot-Irish Mean? / Hunter, Ohio / Peter Milhorn

5-6 / General Arthur St. Clair / Neffs, Ohio / Andrew Dickson

 

2000

6-1 / A Lindsay Story / Belmont, Ohio / Thomas Kinney

6-2 / Johnny Appleseed / No Township Article / Fielding Phillips

6-3 / Grafting Family Trees / Sewellsville, OH / Persons & Poulton

6-4 / Wreck of a Steamboat / Morristown, Ohio / John Lippencott

6-5 / Historical Figures of Ohio Valley / No Township Article / Wetzels

6-6 / History Side of Genealogy / No Township Article / Benjamin Lundy

 

2001

7-1 / Alexander Cemetery / No Additional Major Articles

7-2 / Jamestown Ancestors / Chamberlain, Mercer, Kerr Families

7-3 / First Presbyterian Church of St. Clairsville / Black Sheep

7-4 / “Belle Monte”/ Early OH Marriage Laws / Siege of Fort Henry

7-5 / 1930 Federal Census / Right Here Under My Nose / Story Tellers

7-6 / Finding Cousins / Ohio Valley Pioneer, Ebenezer Zane

 

2002

8-1 / Black Roots in Belmont County / No Additional Articles

8-2 / Welcome to Bellaire / Genealogy Etiquette / Disease Epidemics

8-3 / Tiogee or Not: Analyzing a Place of Birth / Occupations

8-4 / Genealogy Important to Children / Way it Could’ve Happened

8-5 / First Names / Is the Record Wrong? – Likely Mistakes

8-6 / Daddy’s Scrapbook / Grandview Church Cemetery

 

2003

9-1 / On the Road Again / No Additional Major Articles

9-2 / Our Foote Family / Spiga Cemetery / Coleman Cemetery

9-3 / Catholic Records / Interviewing Grandma / Victorian Era

9-4 / Angus McCoy / Gretna Green Town / Genealogical Fallacies

9-5 / Early Bellaire Businessmen / New Rules at Health Dept.

9-6 / Changed Our Name at Ellis Island / History of Glencoe, OH

 

2004

10-1 / Lineage Societies / No Additional Major Articles

10-2 / Courthouse Staff / Gene in Genealogy / Groves Family

10-3 / Pick a Spouse / Protestant Records / Too Late Smart

10-4 / The Draper Manuscripts / Common Nicknames

10-5 / Genealogical Cold Calling / Martinsville Ferry

10-6 / An Iowa Christmas / Untapped Library Resources

 

2005

11-1 / Happy Birthday CTGS / Cem. Quiz / No Other Articles

11-2 / English-America.com / Never Heard From Again

11-3 / Why We Search / Bellaire High School Grads (1878-1920)

11-4 / Your Ancestor’s Church / St. Clairsville H.S. (1872-1920)

11-5 / Real People, Real Lives / One of Dad’s Stories / Disaster Plan

11-6 / County Histories / Holiday Help / Words & Translations

 

2006

12-1 / Uniontown Church / Naturalization Records / Wm. Ramage

12-2 / New Netherland Ancestors / Bellaire Trivia / Obituaries

12-3 / Smith B. Applegarth / Bridgeport Trivia / Obituaries

12-4 / Mary McClelland / Barton Vol. Fire Dept. / Obituaries

12-5 / West Bridgeport Methodist Church / Whitegate Cemetery

12-6 / Epworth Park / Bethesda H.S. (1926-1927) / Obituaries

 

2007

13-1 / House Jack Built / Southside VA / Biographies

13-2 / Quaker Acres / Early Ohio Settlers / Profiles

13-3 / Barton Honor Role / Belgian Roots / Obituaries

13-4 / St. John Heritage / Historic St. Clairsville Homes / Profiles

13-5 / Glencoe Church / National Records / Obituaries

13-6 / SAR Marker / Southeastern Pioneers 1898 / Obituaries

 

2008

14-1 / Postal History / Stewartsville / Hugh Clark

14-2 / Wars–Time Line / Jacobsburg / Thomas Ramsay

14-3 / New Sweden / McKelvey Family / National Epidemics

14-4 / Epitaphs / Village of Hunter / Travis Family

14-5 / State Census / Colerain Township / Entrymen

14-6 / Genetic Ancestry / Two Ohio Companies / Postal C’s

 

2009

15-1 / Magna Carta / Postal D’s / Genealogy of a Gun

15-2 / Where is Egypt? / Irish Potato Famine / Newspaper Tidbits

15-3 / St. Augustine / Life in 1500’s / French Explore Ohio River

15-4 / My Slovak Roots / Rock Hill Community / Life & Death

15-5 / Salem Witchcraft / Lansing, Ohio / Lloydsville Memories

15-6 / InterPals.net / First Presbyterian Church of St. C. / Taps

 

2010

16-1 / Gen. Arthur St. Clair / St. C. Schools 1878 / Neff Family

16-2 / Willow Grove Mine Disaster / Mother’s Day / I’ll Try There

16-3 / Genealogy Etiquette / Newspaper Tidbits / Postal P’s & R’s

16-4 / Cyclone Hits St. C. / Nonagenarians / More Willow Grove

16-5 / All Saints Church / Our Lady of Angels / Kennel Gardens

16-6 / West Wheeling / Daniel J. Denning / Teachers Exam 1886

 

2011

17-1 / Early Belmont Co. / Hello, Nobody / Bellaire a Rebel Town

17-2 / 1939-40 Fatalities / “Dynamite Mike” / Sheriff’s Murder

17-3 / St. C. Class of 1936 / Step Back in Time / Gen. Websites

17-4 / Mr. Jewett’s Ohio Homes / War of 1812 / Cemetery Educ.

17-5 / Murder and Hanging / Sedgwick House / Marriage Laws

17-6 / Bellaire-Glass City / Cemetery Accident / 1849 County Fair

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