Formed 11 Mar 1851, 398 square miles
Parent counties: Monroe, Washington, Morgan, Guernsey
Evolution of county from date of formation until it assumed its final form
1 Apr 1851: Erected and organized
Noble County's first court sessions were held in Sarahsville from 1851-1858. In 1858 it moved to Caldwell.
Federal Population schedules extant from 1800, 1820-1940. (1890 missing)
1820 Manufacturers (part of Guernsey, Monroe, Morgan and Washington); 1850 Agricultural; 1850 Industry; 1850 Mortality; 1860 Agricultural; 1860 Industry; 1860 Mortality; 1880 Agricultural; 1880 Industry
Beaver, Brookfield, Buffalo, Center, Elk, Enoch, Jackson, Jefferson, Marion, Noble, Olive, Seneca, Sharon, Stock, and Wayne.
Jana Broglin, OGSF