January 2008

Reading Recommendations · Civil War Genealogy Resource List

Military records provide a wealth of family history information. Through them, genealogists can learn about their ancestor’s military service, birth dates and places, deaths, marriages, and the conditions of their forerunner’s lives. Here are some resources to assist you with your research.

Pension Indexes and Records

National Archives

Pension records, bounty land warrants, and military service records can be ordered from the National Archives


Need more suggestions? Contact the Genealogy and Local History Department by phone (513-369-6905) or email and a reference librarian will be happy to assist you.