Many surnames in this index are in their "Old Country" spelling or an intermediate spelling of the name. If you aren't sure of the original spelling of a name, this index can help you in your genealogical research.
The steel mills of Youngstown along the Mahoning River were the big draw for immigrants from Slovakia.
Steel Mills in Youngstown circa 1900-1905
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Detroit Publishing Company
Collection. Area Index of Surnames in Census
Area Index of Surnames in Census
East Youngstown (Campbell), Mahoning County, Ohio - 510 Surnames
Girard, Mahoning County, Ohio - 23 Surnames
Haselton Area of Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio - 165 Surnames
Lansingville Area of Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio - 276 Surnames
North Side of Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio - 224 Surnames
South Side of Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio - 249 Surnames
Steelton Area of Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio - 350 Surnames
Struthers, Mahoning County, Ohio - 194 Surnames
Master Index of All Names in Census
Map of Mahoning County, Ohio
Search the 1920 US Census for your family at Ancestry
In the Year 2000 was written by a Slovak writer for the Pressburger (Bratislava) Zeitung on 22 March 1922, about the time the Census of Slovaks was done for Mahoning County, Ohio.
The Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County Ohio has extensive records available on both the bookshelf and on microfilm including newspapers dating back over 100 years. The Youngstown Vindicator ran comprehensive obituaries for years that included dates, places, parents, children, relatives, clubs, occupation, church affiliation and more. Most are on microfilm.
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