Places

  • Portsmouth is also known as: Scioto County / Portsmouth city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Bill Sali (attorneys in the united states and politician), Chuck Ealey (american football player), Josh Newman (baseball player), Johnnie LeMaster (baseball player), Bob Sowards (golfer), Liza Johnson (screenwriter and film director), and Terry Craft (baseball umpire).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Community Common.

History

Portsmouth is a city in the U.S. state of Ohio and the county seat of Scioto County. The municipality is located on the northern banks of the Ohio River and east of the Scioto River in Southern Ohio. Alexandria was flooded numerous times by the Ohio River and the Scioto River. Portsmouth quickly grew around an industrial base with the completion of the Ohio and Erie Canal, and the construction of the N railyards and the B junction. This greatly benefited Boneyfiddle (which is a west-end neighborhood in Portsmouth), where grand buildings were constructed with the wealth from the commerce. As time passed, much of the commerce began to move towards Chillicothe Street, which is still today the main thoroughfare of Portsmouth. While Boneyfiddle is receiving...

The official website for the city of Portsmouth is http://www.ci.portsmouth.oh.us/.

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Portsmouth Obituaries

It was reported by The People's Defender on April 27th, 2016 that Robert Machen Gifford passed away in Portsmouth, Ohio.  Gifford was 76 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Robert Machen's life.

It was noted on March 15th, 2016 that John Edward Moore passed away in Jacksonville, Florida.  Moore was 88 years old and was born in Portsmouth, OH.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor John Edward's life.

It was disclosed by Arizona Republic on January 31st, 2016 that Thomas Michael "Mike" Wilson passed away in Arizona.  Wilson was 69 years old and was born in Portsmouth, OH.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Thomas Michael "Mike"'s life.

It was written by The People's Defender on January 24th, 2016 that Robert Gifford passed on in Portsmouth, Ohio.  Gifford was 76 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Robert's life.

It was reported by The People's Defender on January 20th, 2016 that Samuel Robert Jeffries passed on in Portsmouth, Ohio.  Jeffries was 82 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Samuel Robert's life.

It was noted by The People's Defender on December 9th, 2015 that Dewey Copas perished in Portsmouth, Ohio.  Copas was 84 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Dewey's life.

It was revealed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on November 18th, 2015 that Mazie Quigley (Gills) passed on in Venice, Florida.  Ms. Quigley was 97 years old and was born in Portsmouth, OH.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Mazie's life.

It was written by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on November 18th, 2015 that Mazie Quigley (Gills) passed away in Venice, Florida.  Ms. Quigley was 97 years old and was born in Portsmouth, OH.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Mazie's life.

It was disclosed by Tampa Tribune on July 7th, 2015 that Robert H Wolfe perished in Lake Placid, Florida.  Wolfe was 80 years old and was born in Portsmouth, OH.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Robert H's life.

It was noted by Arizona Republic on June 17th, 2015 that Michael Brad Dr Bayless passed on in Arizona.  Bayless was 67 years old and was born in Portsmouth, OH.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Michael Brad Dr's life.

Cemeteries in Portsmouth

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Greenlawn Cemetery
1618 Offnere St
Portsmouth, OH 45663

Portsmouth Cemetery News

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Barbara Ann Cottrell - 1946-2010
WEST PORTSMOUTH, OH Barbara Ann Cottrell ... Ky. Burial will be in Soldier Cemetery in Garrison. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Roberson Funeral Home in South Shore and from 11 a.m. to the funeral hour Wednesday at the church.
http://dailyindependent.com/obituaries/x963134833/Barbara-Ann-Cottrell-1946-2010

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