Genealogy & Local History

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The Wauseon Public Library is home to a small genealogy and local history collection, as well as the following newspapers on Microfilm:

The Fulton County Expositor, January 1875 – June 2012.

The Northwestern/Wauseon Republican, January 1868 – July 1981.

The Fulton County Tribune, May 1883 – November 1924.

Digital scans are now available of all our films on These are accessible for free to patrons while on library premises!

An online catalog of our Genealogy and Local History collection is available to browse online HERE.

We are always happy to assist in locating information, so please call us at 419-335-6626 with queries.