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Searchable index of persons admitted to the Licking County Home located on Route 37. The listing provides the date of admission, what person or entity authorized their admission, where they had resided previously, their age, their general health condition, their disease or infirmity; their habits, their native birth place, remarks (such as where they might be buried, or they ran away, or where they were taken), date of discharge, and date of death (if known). The 1838 index has copies of the original documents.
For example: 9/14/1938,
Abbott, Roy, Newark City, age 36; Crippled; Born in Ohio;
06/12/1907; Abbott, Wm. M.; resided in Newark Twp.; age 45; Sick; fair habits; born in Ohio; Buried Chatham; date of death 12/02/1909
If you see a name in the index and wish the additional information; contact us by email. The cost is $4.00 per name.
Doctors in Licking County from 1905 to 1909 "practiced" using the new uniform death certificate form that would become the standard starting in 1910. The file below is an index of each such death certificate.
There are six pages to the index, just keep scrolling.
Please contact us for copies of these death certificates.
The following file is an index of Soldiers in the Revolutionary War who were granted land as a result of their service in the northwest territory area that is now Licking County, Ohio. We have short biographies on all of these individuals.
$4.00 per obituary.
You are welcome to visit us at our library to do your own research. Our hours and address can be found on the HOME page of this website. Always call ahead to be sure we are open. Copies are 25 cents per page and donations are gratefully accepted.
Our volunteer staff is available to assist you.
CONTACT US by email to send a request for research of the information needed, letting us know specifically which of the following research packages
you'd like us to help you with.
Obituaries can be purchased separately for just $4.00 per obituary.
See below for details on research packages.
See the bottom of this page for a list of items we have available for research.
Basic research package includes: birth, death,
marriage, church records, obituaries, family group sheets, census, and city directories.
$30.00 per surname.
This fee includes 12 copies.
Copies above 12 are 25 cents a page.
An estimate for additional research will be determined based on the amount of time involved and the number of resources being researched.
Send us an email with the surname(s) you want researched. Review the items in our collection
below and let us know specifically which
resources you need looked at.
If you have already checked some records please let us know that so we don't duplicate your work.