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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Indiana|Indiana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Cass County''' <br>  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.cass.in.us/dav/ Cass County Courthouse]<br>103 Cass County Government Bldg<br>Logansport, IN 46947-3114<br>Phone:. 219.753.7740&nbsp;<br><br>County Health Department has birth and death records.<br>County Clerk has marriage and probate records from 1892, <br>divorce and court records from 1894. <br>County Auditor has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Cass County, Indiana 211 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
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*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 &amp; McDowell, 1980. 977.286 H2b {{FHL|208538|item|disp=FHP Collection}} [http://books.google.com/books?id=3BcVAAAAYAAJ Google Book]&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/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/oclc/7529877&referer=brief_results other library]&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/stream/historyofcasscou00helm#page/n5/mode/2up Internet Archive]
  
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*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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;{{FHL|210027|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Collection}}&nbsp; Vol. 2 [http://www.archive.org/stream/historyofcasscou02powe#page/n5/mode/2up Internet Archive]&nbsp;[http://www.worldcat.org/title/index-history-of-cass-county-indiana-by-jz-powell-pub-1913-v-2-only/oclc/18851296&referer=brief_results other library]
  
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 &amp; McDowell, 1980. 977.286 H2b {{FHL|208538|item|disp=FHP Collection}} [http://books.google.com/books?id=3BcVAAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=History+of+Cass+County,+Indiana&source=bl&ots=oLmKVJNq1P&sig=5UpCpGK56OGNO_RWTI1ILGOFp10&hl=en&ei=p8aYTdCSEMbeiALLns2cCQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=11&ved=0CGgQ6AEwCg#v=onepage&q&f=false Google Book]
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*''Biographical and Genealogical History of Cass, Miami, Howard and Tipton Counties, Indiana''. (La Crosse WI: Brookhaven Press, 2003.)&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.worldcat.org/title/biographical-and-genealogical-history-of-cass-miami-howard-and-tipton-counties-indiana/oclc/367762262&referer=brief_results other library]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=inu.32000007483854;page=root;view=2up;size=100;seq=660;orient=0#page/n3/mode/2up Hathi Trust Digital Library]
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''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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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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*Cemeteries of Cass County, Indiana - [http://incass-inmiami.org/cass/cemeteries/ INGenWeb]
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Indiana}}
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*Index of Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Cass County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Directories  ====
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*Directory of Businesses in Cass County, Indiana (1858) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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*Cass County, Indiana: History - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Cass/hist/ Linkpendium]
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
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*Cass County, Indiana: Maps and Gazetteers - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Cass/maps/ Linkpendium]
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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*Cass County Military - [http://incass-inmiami.org/cass/military/ INGenWeb]
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*- see - Military Records and Histories - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Cass/ Linkpendium]
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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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Civil War  
 
Civil War  
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*[[151st Regiment, Indiana Infantry|151st Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company F  
 
*[[151st Regiment, Indiana Infantry|151st Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company F  
 
*[[155th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|155th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company C  
 
*[[155th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|155th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company C  
*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops
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*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops <br>
  
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Helm, Thomas B. "Military History" Chapter 13 in ''History of Cass County, Indiana'':&nbsp; (Owensboro, Ky: Cook&nbsp; McDowell, 1980.) page 125-190 &nbsp;977.286 H2b {{FHL|208538|item|disp=FHP Collection}} [http://books.google.com/books?id=3BcVAAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=History+of+Cass+County,+Indiana&source=bl&ots=oLmKVJNq1P&sig=5UpCpGK56OGNO_RWTI1ILGOFp10&hl=en&ei=p8aYTdCSEMbeiALLns2cCQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=11&ved=0CGgQ6AEwCg#v=onepage&q&f=false Google Book]
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<br>Helm, Thomas B. "Military History" Chapter&nbsp;5 in ''History of Cass County, Indiana'': give name, regiment and company.&nbsp; (Owensboro, Ky: Cook&nbsp; McDowell, 1980.) page 125-190 &nbsp;977.286 H2h {{FHL|208538|item|disp=FHP Collection}} [http://books.google.com/books?id=3BcVAAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=History+of+Cass+County,+Indiana&source=bl&ots=oLmKVJNq1P&sig=5UpCpGK56OGNO_RWTI1ILGOFp10&hl=en&ei=p8aYTdCSEMbeiALLns2cCQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=11&ved=0CGgQ6AEwCg#v=onepage&q&f=false Google Book]&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/stream/historyofcasscou00helm#page/144/mode/2up Internet Archive]
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<br>Powell, Jehu Z., "Military History" Chapter 13 in ''History of Cass County Indiana'',&nbsp;&nbsp;give name, regiment and company.&nbsp;Vol. 2. (Chicago: Lewis Pub. Co, 1972.) 977.286 H2p&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;{{FHL|210027|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Collection}}&nbsp; Vol. 2 [http://www.archive.org/stream/historyofcasscou02powe#page/n5/mode/2up Internet Archive]&nbsp;[http://www.worldcat.org/title/index-history-of-cass-county-indiana-by-jz-powell-pub-1913-v-2-only/oclc/18851296&referer=brief_results other library] <br>
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<br>Wolfe, Barbara Schull. ''Revolutionary War Soldiers of Cass Co., Ind.'' (Logansport, Ind: Wolfe, 1976.) 977.2 A1 no. 153 {{FHL|114096|item|item|disp=FHP Collection}}&nbsp;[http://www.worldcat.org/title/revolutionary-war-soldiers-of-cass-co-ind/oclc/3807893&referer=brief_results other library]  
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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*Cass County, Indiana: Newspaper Records - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Cass/news/ Linkpendium]
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
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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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*Cass County Vital Records - [http://incass-inmiami.org/cass/vitals/ INGenWeb]
  
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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*[http://incass-inmiami.org/cass/ USGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Cass|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Cass|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Cass/ Cass County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Cass/ Cass County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
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*Cass County, Indiana History, Records, Facts and Genealogy&nbsp;- [http://www.n2genealogy.com/indiana/in-county-cass.html N2genealogy]<br>
  
 
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Contents

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).