Monday, December 31, 2007

Fulton County Death Records

Death records for Fulton Co., OH can be found in two places. The county courthouse in Wauseon and the archives in Bowling Green.

The records at the court house run from 1867- present. Remember with the fire at the courthouse all the records prior to 1867 were destroyed. Be patient with the courthouse employees when sending for information. Certified documents can be obtained here.

The archives in Bowling Green has the death records on microfilm that run from 1867-1951.

Death records are important documents for tracing the past. They will include parents names, maiden names and location of burial. It is always important to keep copies of the death certificates in your genealogical files. All very important clues to tracing your genealogy.

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