Records & Archives Center

Fayette County Records & Archives Center
201 South Fayette Street
Washington Court House, Ohio 43160

Phone: 740.333.3510
Fax: 740.333.3542

Office Hours:

Monday thru Friday
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM


Records Manager/Archivist: Kim Coil Butler
Clerk - Robert Reeves
Clerk - Mimi Garringer
Clerk - Gary Kellenberger

Records Questions


Probate Records:

Births & Deaths:1867-1908
Wills: 1810-1957
Marriages: 1810 - January 1988  (More recent marriage records are maintained at the Probate Court).
Probate:1828 forward
Various Ledgers, many dating back to the 1800's

Common Pleas/Clerk of Courts:

Numerous ledgers and case files, many dating back to the 1800's

Auditor's and Treasurer's:

Most ledgers date back to the mid-late 1900's but there are some records that go back farther

Also, limited records from the Recorder (Prices for copies vary by office)

Note:  For anyone traveling a great distance to do research, it would be wise to call first as we have very limited staff and no back-ups for illnesses, meetings, vacations, or emergencies.

Fayette County Heritage FB Page
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Ohio Historical Society
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National Archives
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