(The following links will sometimes take you to our old website.  If you don't see anything, please scroll down.  Eventually, these links will be incorporated into this website.  Except for the historical data, most of the info is outdated, but there was too much good info on it not to give you access while we are creating this website.  Some of the links no longer work or have been removed.)




County History Links


Fulton County Township Histories

printable pdf file
by Thomas Mikesell

History of Fulton County, Ohio

By George P. Monagon and George M. Liscombe published in 1877


The County of Fulton

By Thomas Mikesell, editor 1905

History of Henry and Fulton Counties Ohio

with illustrations and biographical sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers

edited by Lewis Cass Aldrich (published 1888)

A Standard History of Fulton County, Ohio: an authentic narrative ...,

By Frank H. Reighard

The Lewis Publishing Company, Chicago and New York 1920

Volume 1

Volume 2


Early Pioneer History of Chesterfield Township


(Photos are from the Fulton County Historical Society Museum)

Fulton County Photo Slide Show

If you have Internet Explorer


View  Fulton County Slide Show

with other Browsers

Photos of the Destruction of the1920 Tornado in Swanton Ohio

Fayette Fire of 1889

Underground Railroad of Northwest Ohio

Fulton County Historical Society Web Pages

Abstracts 1890-1899

From Mary Teeter, Lenawee Co. MI GenWeb Coordinator: Abstracts of obituaries, marriages and a few

births from Medina and Seneca Twps., Lenawee Co, MI and

Chesterfield and Gorham Twps., Fulton Co, Ohio 1890-1899.


Two different histories of German Township of Fulton County Ohio found in the local newspapers.  One was published in 1870 and the other in 1877.  Both contain some interesting reading.

1) German Township history that was published in the
Northwestern Republican Newspaper on February 10, 1870

2) German Township history that was published in the 
Northwestern Republican Newspaper on January 25th, 1877

St. James Lutheran Church Records
1847 - 1890's  German Twp., Fulton Co., Ohio
Baptism (Tauf)Confirmation Death (Todtem)

(scanned photocopies of the original records)


Charles Keller's History Pages:

Early Schools of Fulton County, Ohio

Fayette, Ohio Normal College

Lyons, Ohio History & Photos

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