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VINTON COUNTY, OHIO
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Vinton: Created in 1850 from Athens, Gallia, Hocking, Jackson and Ross Counties. County Seat: McArthur. Courthouse: Vinton County Courthouse, McArthur, OH 45651 (614) 596-4571.

YOGSOH VINTON-01  INDEX TO THE HISTORY OF VINTON COUNTY, OHIO-WONDERLAND OF OHIO.  Original by Lew Ogan, 1954.  Indexed by Jean Short, 14 page index in blue three-hole metal clasp folder. Surnames with three(,) or more than three (#) entries are listed here:  Ambrose,, Barleon 4, Benner, Bishop, Bothwell 15, Bragg 10, Bratton 7, Bray 4, Breckinridge 5, Bridwell, Brown 12, Burbridge 7, Byerly, Calvin, Carr 5, Chaffin, Chapman, Cherry, Clark 5, Cline 4, Cluke, Collins 4, Cooley, Cooper, Cox 4, Darby 4, Davis 10, Defigh 9, Demning 5, Dodge, Due 5, Duke 13, Dunkle, Fee, Freiner 4, Fuller 4, Gill 13, Grosvenor, Hamilton 11, Hawk 5, Higgins, Hill 5, Hitt 4, Hobson 6, Howell, Hunter 5, Hutt, Ireland, Jenkins, Johnson 10, Jones 16, Judah 4, Karns 4, King, Kirkendall 6, Knox, Lantz 8, Lowery 5, Lucas 5, Magee 4, McBride, Meeker, Moore 6, Morgan 6, Morrow 4, Murphy 6, Musselman 6, Nixon 5, Ogan 13, Pearce 12, Pierson 4, Pilcher 5, Pitcher, Rannalls 14, Ratcliff 5, Reed 4, Richmond 4, Rob(b)ins 4, Rosecrans 4, Sage 9, Sands 5, Shockey, Smith 8, Sprague 5, Stan(d)ley, Steele 4, Stewart 5, Stout 9, Strong, Swain, Taylor 8, Todd 4, Trainer, Valentine 5, Vinton 5, Waldron 5, Ward 13, Weisenbarger, Wells 5, Wescoat 4, White, Wilkes, Will 21, Williams, Winters, Wood/s and Zaleski 3.   PRICE $5  

YOGSOH VINTON-02:  CEMETERY RECORDS OF VINTON COUNTY, OHIO.  Six pages copied from The Ohio Records and Pioneer Families, Vol. 21, pages 161 to 166.  Placed in a three-pronged pocket folder.  Ths section covers the following Vinton County Cemeteries.  Beanhill Cemetery on Vinton County Road #5 in Knox Township.  Inscriptions copied in 1977.  Surnames buried here are Facemyre 2, Gibbs 8, Greathouse 3, Huston 19, Hutchison 4, Marcum 1, Martin 1, Moles 2, Morell 1, Perry 5, Queen 10, Quick 3, Staneart 3, Sutphin 3 and Tedrow 3.
Gregory Cemetery in Vinton Township of Vinton County.  Stone inscriptions bear the surnames of: Cottrill 4, Gregory 6, Hartman 2, Johnson 1, McLaughlin 1, Perry 2, Snyder 1, Trainer 2 and Leonard 1.  Several stones unreadable.  
Harkins Chapel Cemetery next to the Harkins Chapel Church on County Road #5.  Copied 1977.  Surnames are:  Bable 1 W.W.I,
Barnes 2, Bland 2, Bolton 1, Brooks 9, Brundage 1, Campbell 1, Canode 9, Collins 11, Daugherty 2, Davis 7, Dearth 5, Dixon 1, Evans 1, Fuller 1, Goodin 4, Gregory 1, Haning 1, Harkins 14. Hoyd 5, Huston 2, Kerns 1, Lane 1, Lewis 2, McCathrin 1, McFarland 3, Markin 2, Martin 4, Morris 6, Murphy 2, Nelson 1, Peck 2, Robinett 1, Rogers 1, Rosser 2, Runyan 1, Shirkey 2, Staneart 2, Townsend 5, Trainer 1, VanBibber 1, Ward 2, Weed 2, Whitlatch 2, Wise 2, Wood 2, Zimmerman 3.  
Hixon Hill Cemetery is next.  Can be seen when traveling north State Route 93, Clinton Township near Dundus:  Major names: Arnett 5, Benner 3, Brine 3, Cox 6, DePue 5, Harper 10, Hoffhine(s) 26, Morrow 3, Murdoch 9, Potts 5, Rush 3, Salts 21, Sury 3, Timms 9, Winters 4, Wyman 5.  
Small Cemetery Behind Weaver Chapel United Brethren Church, Knox Township:  Bolen 4, Downard 3, Farabee 3, Jones 3, Staneart 5, and Zimmerman 9.  All of these for $3 with the dates and the locations!  PRICE: $5    

See Howe's Histories for more on this county.

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