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{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Carroll County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1826 | founded date = January 7 | seat = Delphi | building image = | building address = 101 W Main Street<br> Delphi, IN 46923<br> Phone: 765.564.4485 <br> [http://www.carrollcountyin.gov/ Carroll County Courthouse]}}  
 
{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Carroll County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1826 | founded date = January 7 | seat = Delphi | building image = | building address = 101 W Main Street<br> Delphi, IN 46923<br> Phone: 765.564.4485 <br> [http://www.carrollcountyin.gov/ Carroll County Courthouse]}}  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
 
  
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[http://www.carrollcountyin.gov/ Carroll County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;101 W Main Street<br> Delphi, IN 46923<br> Phone: 765.564.4485 <br>
 
 
County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1828. <br>County Health Officer has birth and death and burial records from 1882.<br>County Recorder has land records from 1828<br> Public Library Delphi has newspapers from 1841.<br>County Historical Society has burial records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Carroll County, Indiana 211 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
 
 
== History  ==
 
 
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=== Historical Facts ===
 
The county is named after [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Carroll_of_Carrollton Charles Carroll] (1737-1832), a signer of the Declaration of Independence.<ref>Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Wikipedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Carroll_of_Carrollton.</ref>  
 
The county is named after [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Carroll_of_Carrollton Charles Carroll] (1737-1832), a signer of the Declaration of Independence.<ref>Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Wikipedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Carroll_of_Carrollton.</ref>  
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==== Populated Places ====
  
==== Parent County  ====
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==== Boundary Changes ====
 
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'''1826--'''Carroll County was created 7 January 1826&nbsp;from unorganized territory.&nbsp;'''&nbsp;County seat: '''Delphi <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Boundary Changes ====
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places/Locality  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
 
*[[Cass County, Indiana|Cass]]  
 
*[[Cass County, Indiana|Cass]]  
 
*[[Clinton County, Indiana|Clinton]]  
 
*[[Clinton County, Indiana|Clinton]]  
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*[[White County, Indiana|White]]
 
*[[White County, Indiana|White]]
  
== Resources  ==
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==== Record Loss ====
  
==== Cemeteries  ====
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=== Resources ===
  
*Carroll County Cemeteries - [http://www.incarroll.pasttracker.com/cemeteries/cemeteries_index.htm INGenWeb]
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==== Bible Records ====
  
==== Census  ====
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==== Biographies ====
  
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==== Business Records ====
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==== Cemeteries ====
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*Carroll County Cemeteries - [http://www.incarroll.pasttracker.com/cemeteries/cemeteries_index.htm INGenWeb]
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==== Census Records ====
 
{{Census|Indiana}}  
 
{{Census|Indiana}}  
  
 
*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Carroll County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Carroll County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
==== Church ====
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==== Church Records ====
  
==== Court ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
==== Directory ====
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==== Directories ====
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*Directory of Businesses in Carroll County, Indiana (1858) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
*Directory of&nbsp;Businesses in Carroll County, Indiana (1858) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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==== Ethnic and Religious Groups ====
  
==== Land  ====
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==== Gazetteers ====
  
==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Genealogies ====
  
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==== Histories ====
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===== Local Histories =====
 
*[http://archive.org/details/historyofcarroll00helm History of Carroll County, Indiana&nbsp;: With illustrations and biographical sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers ... (1882)] - free book online at the Internet Archive  
 
*[http://archive.org/details/historyofcarroll00helm History of Carroll County, Indiana&nbsp;: With illustrations and biographical sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers ... (1882)] - free book online at the Internet Archive  
 
*Odell, John C.''History of Carroll County, Indiana, Its People, Industries and Institutions. With Biographical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Many of the Old Families''. (Indianapolis: B.F. Bowen &amp; company, inc, 1916.) 977.294 H2o FHL US/CAN Book {{FHL|209977|item|disp=FHL Collection}} &nbsp;{{FSbook|88541}} &nbsp;[http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-carroll-county-indiana-its-people-industries-and-institutions-with-biographical-sketches-of-representative-citizens-and-genealogical-records-of-many-of-the-old-families/oclc/247759400&referer=brief_results &nbsp;other library&nbsp;]
 
*Odell, John C.''History of Carroll County, Indiana, Its People, Industries and Institutions. With Biographical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Many of the Old Families''. (Indianapolis: B.F. Bowen &amp; company, inc, 1916.) 977.294 H2o FHL US/CAN Book {{FHL|209977|item|disp=FHL Collection}} &nbsp;{{FSbook|88541}} &nbsp;[http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-carroll-county-indiana-its-people-industries-and-institutions-with-biographical-sketches-of-representative-citizens-and-genealogical-records-of-many-of-the-old-families/oclc/247759400&referer=brief_results &nbsp;other library&nbsp;]
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==== Land and Property ====
  
==== Maps ====
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==== Military  ====
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==== Military Records ====
 
*Military Index - [http://www.incarroll.pasttracker.com/military/military_index.htm INGenWeb]<br>  
 
*Military Index - [http://www.incarroll.pasttracker.com/military/military_index.htm INGenWeb]<br>  
 
*African American Veterans in Carroll County, Indiana (1890) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*African American Veterans in Carroll County, Indiana (1890) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
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===== ''Civil War'' =====
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Civil War service men from Carroll 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 Carroll County.  
 
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<br>Civil War service men from Carroll 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 Carroll County.  
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*[[2nd Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|2nd Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company K  
 
*[[2nd Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|2nd Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company K  
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<br>"Military History" Chapter 10 in Odell, John C.''History of Carroll County, Indiana, Its People, Industries and Institutions. With Biographical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Many of the Old Families''. (Indianapolis: B.F. Bowen &amp; company, inc, 1916.) page 191-204. &nbsp;977.294 H2o FHL US/CAN Book {{FSbook|88541}}; {{FHL|209977|item|disp=FHL Collection}} &nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-carroll-county-indiana-its-people-industries-and-institutions-with-biographical-sketches-of-representative-citizens-and-genealogical-records-of-many-of-the-old-families/oclc/247759400&referer=brief_results &nbsp;other library&nbsp;]  
 
<br>"Military History" Chapter 10 in Odell, John C.''History of Carroll County, Indiana, Its People, Industries and Institutions. With Biographical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Many of the Old Families''. (Indianapolis: B.F. Bowen &amp; company, inc, 1916.) page 191-204. &nbsp;977.294 H2o FHL US/CAN Book {{FSbook|88541}}; {{FHL|209977|item|disp=FHL Collection}} &nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-carroll-county-indiana-its-people-industries-and-institutions-with-biographical-sketches-of-representative-citizens-and-genealogical-records-of-many-of-the-old-families/oclc/247759400&referer=brief_results &nbsp;other library&nbsp;]  
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===== ''World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918'' =====
  
==== Newspapers  ====
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===== ''World War II, 1941-1945'' =====
  
==== Probate  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
  
==== School Records<br>  ====
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==== Newspapers ====
  
*Alumni of Delphi High School (1872-1924) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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==== Obituaries ====
*Students of Delphi Junior High School (1925) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Students of Delphi High School, Carroll County, Indiana (1925) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Teachers of Delphi High School, Carroll County, Indiana (1925) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])<br>
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Probate Records ====
  
==== Vital Records ====
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==== Public Records ====
  
*[http://archive.org/details/carrollcountyind00slev Carroll County, Indiana Marriage Records, 1828-1850] - free ebook at the Internet Archive
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==== Repositories ====
*[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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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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===== Courthouse =====
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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[http://www.carrollcountyin.gov/ Carroll County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;101 W Main Street<br> Delphi, IN 46923<br> Phone: 765.564.4485 <br>  
  
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County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1828. <br>County Health Officer has birth and death and burial records from 1882.<br>County Recorder has land records from 1828<br> Public Library Delphi has newspapers from 1841.<br>County Historical Society has burial records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Carroll County, Indiana 211 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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===== Archives =====
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===== Family History Centers =====
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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==== School Records ====
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*Alumni of Delphi High School (1872-1924) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Students of Delphi Junior High School (1925) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Students of Delphi High School, Carroll County, Indiana (1925) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Teachers of Delphi High School, Carroll County, Indiana (1925) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])<br>
  
== Web Sites  ==
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==== Taxation ====
  
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==== Vital Records ====
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===== Birth Records =====
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===== Marriage Records =====
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*[http://archive.org/details/carrollcountyind00slev Carroll County, Indiana Marriage Records, 1828-1850] - free ebook at the Internet Archive
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===== Death Records =====
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==== Voter Registration ====
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==== Web Sites ====
 
*[http://www.incarroll.pasttracker.com/ USGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*[http://www.incarroll.pasttracker.com/ USGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Carroll|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Carroll|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Carroll/ Carroll County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Carroll/ Carroll County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
 
*Carroll County, Indiana History, Records, Facts and Genealogy&nbsp;- [http://www.n2genealogy.com/indiana/in-county-carroll.html N2genealogy]<br>
 
*Carroll County, Indiana History, Records, Facts and Genealogy&nbsp;- [http://www.n2genealogy.com/indiana/in-county-carroll.html N2genealogy]<br>
 
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Carroll County, Indiana
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Location of Indiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 7, 1826
County Seat Delphi
Courthouse
Address 101 W Main Street
Delphi, IN 46923
Phone: 765.564.4485
Carroll County Courthouse



Contents

Historical Facts

The county is named after Charles Carroll (1737-1832), a signer of the Declaration of Independence.[1]

Populated Places

Boundary Changes

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biographies

Business Records

Cemeteries

Census Records

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

Church Records

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic and Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogies

Histories

Local Histories

Land and Property

Maps

Military Records

Civil War

Civil War service men from Carroll 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 Carroll County.


Civil War Book


"Military History" Chapter 10 in Odell, John C.History of Carroll County, Indiana, Its People, Industries and Institutions. With Biographical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Many of the Old Families. (Indianapolis: B.F. Bowen & company, inc, 1916.) page 191-204.  977.294 H2o FHL US/CAN Book FamilySearch Books Online; FHL Collection    other library 

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

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate Records

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Carroll County Courthouse
 101 W Main Street
Delphi, IN 46923
Phone: 765.564.4485

County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1828.
County Health Officer has birth and death and burial records from 1882.
County Recorder has land records from 1828
Public Library Delphi has newspapers from 1841.
County Historical Society has burial records. [2]


Archives
Libraries
Museums
Societies
Family History Centers

School Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth Records
Marriage Records
Death Records

Voter Registration

Web Sites

References

  1. Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Wikipedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Carroll_of_Carrollton.
  2. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Carroll County, Indiana 211 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.















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