Thank you for your interest in local history!
Licking County Historical Society
Are you interested in genealogy?
We are able to answer simple questions, but for in-depth
family inquiries, the Licking County Genealogy Society, based
out of the Licking County Public Library's main branch, is the
spot to go!
Office phone number: (740) 349-5510
Office e-mail:
The Genealogical Society is open to the public
Tuesdays & Thursdays 12-4
Wednesdays 1-7:30
Fridays & Saturdays 1-4
The Licking County
Historical Alliance
The Historical Alliance is a group created to promote
tourism to the various historical sites, museums, and
events in Licking County. Formed in 2001, each member
of the organization is a separate entity within the alliance.
Please visit their individual websites for more
information on events and resources!
Historical Alliance links:
Helpful leads for building/property research:
The Administrative Building is located in Downtown Newark at
20 S. 2nd Street, and houses the county offices
(auditor, engineer, recorder). You can find their hours of
operation and contact information
OnTrac lets you search by address/name for property ownership
Other helpful contacts:
Licking County Records and Archives: (740) 670-5121
Licking County Foundation: (740) 349-3863
Ohio History Connection: (800) 686-6124