Here is a page from an 1836 Licking County docket, showing the names of some defendants and the crimes that they were charged with:
Following is a list of dockets which are located in the Records & Archives facility, and which pre-date the 1875 Courthouse fire:
Common Pleas Court: 1814-1823
multiple or unknown courts, or partial dockets: 1827-40, 1844-1846, 1848-1850, 1852, 1854, 1865, 1869, 1873-1875
Ohio Supreme Court, Licking County cases: 1814-1825, 1838-1851
There are several other pre-1875 dockets in the basement of the Licking County Domestic Relations Court building. "A Guide to Licking County Court Records in the Records & Archives Department" is also available at http://www.lcounty.com/records/RecordsSearch/frmCourtGuideIntro.aspx. If you would like to get information from early Licking County dockets, please call 740-670-5121, or send us a message at http://www.lcounty.com/frmFeedback.aspx.