Genealogy 

African American Heritage Search records, books, serials, and other historical records specific to African Americans to trace your genealogy or to do research.

Ancestry Library Edition (remote use permitted through 12/31/21) Trace your genealogy using historical records. U. S. Census records; military records; court, land and probate records; vital and church records; directories; petitions for naturalization; passenger lists and more. You must be in the library to access this database. 

Danbury High School Class Photos  Senior class photos for most years from 1926-present.

Digitized Microfilm (in library use only): Digitized newspaper microfilm holdings from Ida Rupp Public Library.

  • The Daily News, 1957- 1969 

  • Ottawa County Democrat, 1857- 1864 

  • Ottawa County Herald, 1906- 1928 

  • Ottawa County News, 1865- 1956 (partial) 

  • Ottawa County News Democrat, 1894- 1929 

  • Ottawa County Union, 1869- 1871 

  • The Peninsular News, 1916- 1967 (partial) 

  • Port Clinton Herald and Republican, 1937- 1969

  • The Port Clinton Progressive Times, 1922- 1931 

  • Port Clinton Republican Herald, 1927- 1936

FamilySearch FamilySearch is a nonprofit organization and website offering genealogical records, education, and software. It is operated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and is closely connected with the church's Family History Department.

Find A Grave  Search 138 million grave records from around the world.

Fold3 Library Edition A premier collection of historical U.S. military records that brings to life the details of America's military veterans with stories, photos, and personal documents.

Heritage Quest Search census records, books, serials, and other historical records to trace your genealogy.

Ohio Obituary Index An index of Obituaries in Ohio's newspapers. 

Port Clinton High School Yearbooks Scanned PDFs of yearbooks from Port Clinton High School 1950-2013.