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ELIZABETH M. MACDONELL MEMORIAL LIBRARY

The Elizabeth M. MacDonell Memorial Library is open Tuesday - Friday from 1 - 5 p.m. and Saturday from 1 - 4 p.m. 

For research inquiries, contact Anna Selfridge, Curator of Archives and Manuscripts, at 419-222-9426 or aselfridge@allencountymuseum.org

LIBRARY RECORDS FOR RESEARCH

To view records, click the arrow beneath the corresponding record. Once the document is open, press "Ctrl" + "F" to search specific names and dates. To zoom in press "Ctrl" + "+". To zoom out, press "Ctrl" + "-".

 

Check key below.

Vital Statistics 

From Lima Newspapers,

1842-1880

Common Pleas

From Allen County,

1833-1861

Vital Statistics

From Delphos Newspapers,

1872-1879

Probate Courts

From Allen County,

#1-2823

Common Pleas

From Allen County,

#1-2212

RECORD KEY

Newspaper Abbreviations
ACD= Allen County Democrat
DT= Democratic Times
LA= Lima Argus
LD= Logan Democrat
LG= Lima Gazette
LGG= Logan County Democrat
LM= ? LG
LWG= Lima Weekly Gazette
NAT= The National
POR= The Porcupine
PP= People's Press
RH= Republican Herald
WG= Western Gazette
DWH= Delphos Weekly Herald

 

Vital Statistics Record Type Abbreviations
B= Births
D= Deaths
X= Divorces
M= Marriages

A special thank you to volunteers, staff and interns who assisted in compiling these record lists.