Welcome to the

Shelby County OHGenWeb...


My name is Darren Waters, born and raised here in Sidney, Ohio and I am the County Coordinator for this site. I will be working to spruce things up for us here on the site so please keep checking back for new things coming. If you have info, document, photos, or anything else Shelby County history related that you would like to share with us, please feel free to email me by going to the bottom of the page and clicking on my name and I will get it on the site ASAP.
Below you can still find the old site content that hasnt been moved into the new and improved site.

Click Here to visit the new site layout.


Thank you for stopping in to our lil corner of the web,

 I hope you enjoy the site.


Neighboring counties are:

Miami, Darke, Mercer, Auglaize, Champaign, and Logan.



Archives Bible Records   Biographies 
Birth Records Cemeteries  Census Records
Church and Synagogues Records  City/County Directories Death Records
Land Records Links Lookups
Maps & History of Shelby Co. Marriage Records Military Info & Pension Records
Misc. Shelby County Items Naturalization Records Natural Disasters & Epidemics
Newpaper Items Obituaries Pictures from the county
Research Tips Schools Surname Registry
Tax Lists Wills & Estate Records Unidentified Photos

Check here to see what's new!

Shelby County

Mailing List

A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in Shelby County, Ohio. To subscribe send a request to:


and put "subscribe" in the body

of the text (without quotation marks).

To subscribe to the digest list send

a request to:


and put "subscribe" in the body of the text

(without quotation marks).

Also check out the OHSHELBY archives which began in June of 1999. Just create your account and begin looking around.


Ahnentafel Charts ~ submitted by you   

Court House Information  
Shelby County Health Dept.  
Historical/Genealogical Societies   
Ohio Place List


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©2011  by Darren Waters