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<div id="mf-home">''Ohio History Central'' is an evolving, dynamic online encyclopedia that includes information about Ohio's natural history, prehistory, and history. ''Ohio History Central'' is perfect for anyone wanting to learn more about Ohio!
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<div id="mf-home">''Ohio History Central'' is an evolving, dynamic online encyclopedia that includes information about Ohio's natural history, prehistory, and history. ''Ohio History Central'' is perfect for anyone wanting to learn more about Ohio! ''Ohio History Central'' was researched and written by staff at the Ohio History Connection.
  
 
== Contact Us ==
 
== Contact Us ==
''Ohio History Central'' was researched and written by staff at the Ohio History Connection. We welcome your suggestions, questions, and other feedback at [mailto:ohc@ohiohistory.org ohc@ohiohistory.org]
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We welcome your suggestions, questions, and other feedback at [mailto:ohc@ohiohistory.org ohc@ohiohistory.org]
  
  
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:5. Total Population: 11,353,140 (as of 2000 census)
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:5. Total Population: 11,536,504 (as of 2010 census)
 
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Latest revision as of 15:26, 14 July 2016

Ohio History Central is an evolving, dynamic online encyclopedia that includes information about Ohio's natural history, prehistory, and history. Ohio History Central is perfect for anyone wanting to learn more about Ohio! Ohio History Central was researched and written by staff at the Ohio History Connection.

Contact Us

We welcome your suggestions, questions, and other feedback at ohc@ohiohistory.org


Ohio Quick Facts

1. Name: From Iroquois word meaning "great river"
2. Statehood: On February 19, 1803 Congress passed an act stating that the citizens of Ohio had adopted a constitution in accordance with the 1802 enabling act and the said state had become one of the United States of America. The Ohio General Assembly met for the first time in Chillicothe on March 1, 1803, the date Ohioans now celebrate as Statehood Day.
3. Capitals
1. Chillicothe: 1803 - 1809
2. Zanesville: 1809 - 1812
3. Chillicothe: 1812 - 1816
4. Columbus: 1816 - present
4. Nickname: Buckeye State
5. Total Population: 11,536,504 (as of 2010 census)