Cass County, Indiana

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'''1828--'''Cass County was created 18 December 1828&nbsp;from [[Carroll County, Indiana|Carroll ]]County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Logansport <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref><span style="color: rgb(0,43,184); text-decoration: underline" class="Apple-style-span"> </span>  
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'''1828--'''Cass County was created 18 December 1828&nbsp;from [[Carroll County, Indiana|Carroll ]]County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Logansport <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref><span class="Apple-style-span" style="color: rgb(0,43,184); text-decoration: underline"> </span>  
  
 
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*Directory of Businesses in Cass County, Indiana (1858) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*- see - Military Records and Histories - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Cass/ Linkpendium]  
 
*- see - Military Records and Histories - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Cass/ Linkpendium]  
*Cass County Veterans at State Soldiers Home, Lafayette, Indiana (1906) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Cass County Veterans at State Soldiers Home, Lafayette, Indiana (1906) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Residents of Cass County who Served in the Mexican War (1846-1848) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
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County Courthouse

Cass County Courthouse
103 Cass County Government Bldg
Logansport, IN 46947-3114
Phone:. 219.753.7740 

County Health Department has birth and death records.
County Clerk has marriage and probate records from 1892,
divorce and court records from 1894.
County Auditor has land records. [1]

History

  • Helm, Thomas B. History of Cass County, Indiana: From the Earliest Time to the Present, with Biographical Sketches, Notes, Etc., Together with an Extended History of the Northwest, the Indiana Territory, and the State of Indiana. Owensboro, Ky: Cook & McDowell, 1980. 977.286 H2b FHP Collection Google Book  other library  Internet Archive
  • Powell, Jehu Z. History of Cass County Indiana, from Its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time: With Biographical Sketches and Reference to Biographies Previously Compiled ... Vol. 1 and 2. (Chicago: Lewis Pub. Co, 1972.) 977.286 H2p   FHL Collection  Vol. 2 Internet Archive other library

Parent County

1828--Cass County was created 18 December 1828 from Carroll County.  County seat: Logansport [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

  • Cemeteries of Cass County, Indiana - INGenWeb

Census

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

Church

Court

Directories

Land

Local Histories

Maps

  • Cass County, Indiana: Maps and Gazetteers - Linkpendium

Military


Civil War


Civil War service men from Clark 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 Clark County.


Civil War Book


Helm, Thomas B. "Military History" Chapter 5 in History of Cass County, Indiana: give name, regiment and company.  (Owensboro, Ky: Cook  McDowell, 1980.) page 125-190  977.286 H2h FHP Collection Google Book  Internet Archive


Powell, Jehu Z., "Military History" Chapter 13 in History of Cass County Indiana,  give name, regiment and company. Vol. 2. (Chicago: Lewis Pub. Co, 1972.) 977.286 H2p   FHL Collection  Vol. 2 Internet Archive other library


Wolfe, Barbara Schull. Revolutionary War Soldiers of Cass Co., Ind. (Logansport, Ind: Wolfe, 1976.) 977.2 A1 no. 153 FHP Collection other library

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Indiana State Digital Achives for Death, E-Publication, Instiution, Military, Misc Historical, Naturalization Records can be searched by person name (accessed 26 May 2011)

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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