Crawford County, Indiana

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'''1818--'''Crawford County was created 29 January 1818&nbsp;from [[Orange County, Indiana|Orange]],[[Harrison County, Indiana|Harrison]] and [[Perry County, Indiana|Perry]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' English <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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'''1818--'''Crawford County was created 29 January 1818&nbsp;from [[Orange County, Indiana|Orange]],[[Harrison County, Indiana|Harrison]] and [[Perry County, Indiana|Perry]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' English <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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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Crawford County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society]) <br>
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Crawford County (1880) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society]) <br>
  
 
*Crawford County, Indiana: Census Records and Indexes - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Crawford/cen/ Linkpendium]<br>
 
*Crawford County, Indiana: Census Records and Indexes - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Crawford/cen/ Linkpendium]<br>
  
*Census Records -[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~incrawfo/?cj=1&o_xid=0001177079&o_lid=0001177079#census INGenWeb]
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*Early Residents of Crawford County (1820) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
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Contents

County Courthouse

Crawford County Courthouse
316 S Court
English, IN 47118-0375
Phone: 812.338.2565

County Clerk has marriage records from 1818,
divorce, probate and court records from 1860.
County Health Department has birth and death records.
County Recorder has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

1818--Crawford County was created 29 January 1818 from Orange,Harrison and Perry Counties.
County seat: English [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

  • Crawford County, Indiana: Census Records and Indexes - Linkpendium

Church

Court

Directories

Land

Local Histories

  • Biographical and Historical Souvenir for the Counties of Clark, Crawford, Harrison, Floyd, Jefferson, Jennings, Scott and Washington, Indiana. (Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic, 1972.) FHL US/CAN Film 934899 Item 4 FHL Collection  other libraries   INTERNET ARCHIVE

Maps

  • Crawford County, Indiana: Maps and Gazetteers - Linkpendium

Military


Civil War


Civil War service men from Crawford 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 Crawford County.



  • Crawford Co, Indiana Civil War Soldiers - CensusDiggins.com
  • Civil War Military Records - INGenWeb
  • MILITARY PERSONS (Who served from Crawford Co., IN or are buried in the county.) INGenWeb


Civil War Books

  • "Civil War" Chapter 14 in Pleasant, Hazen Hayes. 1926. A history of Crawford County, Indiana. (Greenfield, Ind: Wm. Mitchell Printing Co.), (page 229-306, Regiment, Companies, Name's, history of Knight of Golden Circle), 977.228 H2p FHL US/CAN Book  FHL Collection   other libraies   ancestry.com  $

Newspapers

Probate

School Records

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), Crawford 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).