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Prison Records at the Archives & Library of the Ohio History Connection


Records we do not hold at the Ohio History Connection

 

Workhouse records

Those records may be at the individual County Records Center.

 

Other Ohio prisons not listed here, please contact the individual institution and/or the

Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction

770 W. Broad Street

Columbus, OH 43222

Ph: 614.752.1159

Federal Reformatory at Chillicothe (the Chillicothe Prison) and other Federal Prison Records

 

The Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) has information about federal inmates released AFTER 1982.

http://www.bop.gov/inmateloc/about_records.jsp

Federal Bureau of Prisons

320 First St NW

Washington, DC 20534

 Ph: 202.307.3198

email: info@bop.gov

https://www.bop.gov/contact/

NOTE: The BOP is in the process of transferring its pre-1982 inmate records to the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). Learn about Prison Records at the National Archives.