Allen County, Indiana Genealogy

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==== Vital Records ====
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_deaths.php Allen County Death Index, 1870s-1920s]
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*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/results_aframbirths.php African-American Births, 1877-1920]
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*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/doc_aframmarriages.php African-American Marriage Records, 1824-1920]
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*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/results_aframdeaths.php African-American Deaths, 1887-1920]
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*[http://www.acgsi.org/death/ Allen Co. Deaths (1909-1937)(sel.)] (with record images)
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*[http://www.acgsi.org/grabill/ Grabill Vital Records (1916-1937)]
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*[http://www.acgsi.org/infirmary/ Infirmary deaths (1937-1948)]
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*[http://www.acgsi.org/vital/influenz.php Influenza Deaths (1918-1920)]
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*[http://www.acgsi.org/monroeville/ Monroeville Vital Records (1906-1937)]
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*[http://www.acgsi.org/newhaven/ New Haven Vital Records (1907-1937)]
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*[http://www.acgsi.org/woodburn/ Woodburn Vital Records (1907-1937) ]<br>
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*[http://tinyurl.com/3n3qgms Indiana State Digital Achives ]for Death, E-Publication, Instiution, Military, Misc Historical, Naturalization Records can be searched by person name (accessed 26 May 2011) <br>
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*Indiana Marriages, 1802-1892 - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7852&cj=1&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry.con ]$ <br>
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*Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992&nbsp; -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674830 FamilySearch] <br>
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*Indiana Marriage, 1811-1959&nbsp; -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1410397 FamilySearch] <br>
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*Indiana, Death Index, 1882-1920 -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1947977 FamilySearch]
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*'''1906-1937'''[http://www.acgsi.org/monroeville/ Monroeville Vital Records (1906-1937)]
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*'''1907-1937'''[http://www.acgsi.org/newhaven/ New Haven Vital Records (1907-1937)]
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*'''1907-1937'''[http://www.acgsi.org/woodburn/ Woodburn Vital Records (1907-1937) ]<br>
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*'''1916-1937'''[http://www.acgsi.org/grabill/ Grabill Vital Records (1916-1937)]
  
===== Marriage Records =====
 
  
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===== Birth Records  =====
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*'''1877-1920'''[http://www.genealogycenter.info/results_aframbirths.php African-American Births, 1877-1920] 
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===== Marriage Records  =====
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*'''1780-1992'''Indiana Marriages
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[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674830 FamilySearch] <br>
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*'''1802-1892'''Indiana Marriages
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[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7852&cj=1&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry.con ]$ <br>
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*'''1811-1959'''Indiana Marriages
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[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1410397 FamilySearch] <br> 
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*'''1824-1920'''[http://www.genealogycenter.info/doc_aframmarriages.php African-American Marriage Records, 1824-1920]
 
===== Death Records =====
 
===== Death Records =====
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*'''1870s-1920s'''[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_deaths.php Allen County Death Index, 1870s-1920s]
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*'''1882-1920 Indiana Death Index
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[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1947977 FamilySearch]
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*'''1887-1920'''[http://www.genealogycenter.info/results_aframdeaths.php African-American Deaths, 1887-1920]
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*'''1909-1937'''[http://www.acgsi.org/death/ Allen Co. Deaths (1909-1937)(sel.)] (with record images)
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*'''1918-1920'''[http://www.acgsi.org/vital/influenz.php Influenza Deaths (1918-1920)]
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*'''1937-1948'''[http://www.acgsi.org/infirmary/ Infirmary deaths (1937-1948)]
  
 
== Web Sites ==
 
== Web Sites ==

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Allen County, Indiana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Indiana
Location of Indiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 17, 1823
County Seat Fort Wayne
Courthouse
Address Allen County Courthouse
715 S Calhoun Street #200
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Phone. 219.449.7424
Allen County Website


Contents

Historical Facts

Populated Places

  • 92 Towns Past and Present
  • Aboite Twp.: Dunfee
  • Adams Twp.: Adams Station, New Haven
  • Cedar Creek Twp.: Cedarville, Grabill, Hamilton, Hursh, Leo, Urbana
  • Eel River Twp.: Potter Station
  • Jackson Twp.: Baldwin, Edgerton, Townley
  • Jefferson Twp.: Besancon, Maples, Tillman, Zulu
  • Lafayette Twp.: Aboite, Aboite Station, Nine Mile, Zanesville
  • Lake Twp.: Arcola, Hadley
  • Madison Twp.: Boston Corner, Centreville, Hoagland, Massilon
  • Marion Twp.: Hessen Cassel, Middletown, Poe, Williamsport
  • Maumee Twp.: Bluecast, Edwardsville, Woodburn
  • Milan Twp.: Fairport, Gar Creek, Milan Center
  • Monroe Twp.: Dixon (OH), East Liberty, Monroeville
  • Perry Twp.: Carrolls, Huntertown, Hunterville, Royville
  • Pleasant Twp.: Sheldon, Yoder
  • St. Joseph Twp.
  • Scipio Twp.
  • Springfield Twp.: Cuba, Halls Corners, Harlan, Maysville
  • Washington Twp.: Academie, Wallen
  • Wayne Twp.: Fort Wayne, Kekionga, Lewisburg, South Wayne, Waynedale

Boundary Changes

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biographies

Business Records

Cemeteries

Census Records

For tips on accessing Allen County, Indiana Genealogy census records online, see: Indiana Census.


Church Records

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Fort Wayne

Court Records

Directories

Fold3.com ($) has Fort Wayne City Directories 1902-1923 and miscellaneous years dating back to 1861 available online.

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic and Religious Groups

Funeral Homes

Gazetteers

Genealogies

Historical Photos

Histories

Local Histories

Land and Property

Maps

Military Records

Civil War

Civil War service men from Allen County served in various regiments. Men often joined a regiment or a company (within a regiment)that originated in their county. Listed below are the military units that were formed in or had many men from Allen County.


World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918
World War II, 1941-1945

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

  • Obituary Index, 1841-September 2010 Web site shows name, date of obituary and name of newspaper and page for the Fort Wayne and Allen County areas. There are more than 542,000 records in the database.

Probate Records

  • Guardianship Records, 1829-1905. Index gives the name of the ward and usually the name of the guardian, date of appointment, heir of, and volume/page of the original record.

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Clerk Circuit Court has marriage records records from 1824, divorce, probate and court records from 1823.
County Recorder has land records.
County Board of Health has birth, death and burial records.[1]

Archives
Libraries

The Allen County Public Library houses one of the largest genealogical record collections in the world.  They can be visited at: www.acpl.lib.in.us. Phone: 260-421-1252

Museums
Societies
Family History Centers

School Records

Taxation

Vital Records



Birth Records
Marriage Records
  • 1780-1992Indiana Marriages

FamilySearch

  • 1802-1892Indiana Marriages

Ancestry.con $

  • 1811-1959Indiana Marriages

FamilySearch
 

Death Records

FamilySearch

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Allen, Indiana 211 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.