Records & Archives

Newark & Granville Electric Railway Company Bond
Dated April 7th, 1892 - Case Number 9848
Salvaged from the Licking County Courthouse Attic

"It is not deeds or acts that last:
it is the written record of those deeds and acts"

- Elbert Hubbard, 1856-1915 -



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We have officially moved and are open for your public records needs! Please feel free to stop by and explore Licking County's historic public records. Our new address and hours are listed below.

Coming Events

Operation Feed: For the month of March we are fundraising for the Food Pantry of Network of Licking County.

Family Tree Raffle: We are raffling off 3 Hours of Genealogical Research and a Family Tree Chart! Tickets are 1 for $2 or 3 for $5. We will be drawing the lucky winner March 27, 2019; you do not have to be present to win!

JellyBean Guess: Stop by our office and guess the number of jellybeans in the jar and win a River Road Coffee gift card! Closest guess wins, entries are $2. The winner will be announced March 27, 2019!


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Mailing Address: Physical Address: 20 South 2nd St. 61 East Main Street Newark, OH 43055 Newark, OH 43055

Phone: (740) 670-5121
Hours: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm, Monday-Friday

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