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{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Greene County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1821 | founded date = January 5 | seat = Bloomfield | building image = | building address = [http://greenecountyindiana.com/ Green County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;PO Box 229;<br> Bloomfield, IN 47424; <br>Phone: 812.384.8532 }}  
  
{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Greene County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1821 | founded date = January 5 | seat = Bloomfield | building image = | building address = [http://greenecountyindiana.com/ Green County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;PO Box 229;<br> Bloomfield, IN 47424; <br>Phone: 812.384.8532 }}
 
  
== County Courthouse  ==
 
  
[http://greenecountyindiana.com/ Green County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;PO Box 229;<br> Bloomfield, IN 47424; <br>Phone: 812.384.8532
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=== Historical Facts ===
 
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County Clerk has marriage, divorce and court records from 821<br>probate records from 1823 and naturalization records 1854-1906.<br>County Recorder has land records from 1824, military records <br>and some cemetery records. County Health Department has.<br>birth records from 1885 and death records from 1893. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Greene County, Indiana 213 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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'''1821--'''Greene County was created 5 January 1821&nbsp;from [[Daviess County, Indiana|Daviess]] and [[Sullivan County, Indiana|Sullivan]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Bloomfield <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/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places ====
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==== Populated Places ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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==== Boundary Changes ====
  
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
 
*[[Clay County, Indiana|Clay]]  
 
*[[Clay County, Indiana|Clay]]  
 
*[[Daviess County, Indiana|Daviess]]  
 
*[[Daviess County, Indiana|Daviess]]  
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*[[Owen County, Indiana|Owen]]  
 
*[[Owen County, Indiana|Owen]]  
 
*[[Sullivan County, Indiana|Sullivan]]
 
*[[Sullivan County, Indiana|Sullivan]]
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==== Record Loss ====
  
== Resources ==
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=== Resources ===
  
==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Bible Records ====
  
==== Census  ====
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==== Biographies ====
  
{{Census|Indiana}}
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==== Business Records ====
  
*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Greene County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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==== Cemeteries ====
  
==== Church  ====
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==== Census Records ====
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{{Census|Indiana}}
  
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Greene County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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==== Church Records ====
 
LDS Ward and Branch&nbsp;Records  
 
LDS Ward and Branch&nbsp;Records  
  
 
*Linton
 
*Linton
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==== Court Records ====
  
==== Court  ====
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==== Directories ====
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*Directory of Businesses in Greene County, Indiana (1858) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
==== Directories  ====
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==== Ethnic and Religious Groups ====
  
*Directory of Businesses in Greene County, Indiana (1858) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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==== Gazetteers ====
  
==== Land  ====
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==== Genealogies ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Histories ====
  
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===== Local Histories =====
 
*Caperton, Neda.''Index of Names in the Sullivan County Section of History of Greene and Sullivan Counties, Indiana, 1884''.( [Indianapolis]: Indiana Historical Society Library, 1972.)&nbsp; 977.242 H2hi FHL US/CAN&nbsp; {{FSbook|116072}} (History of Greene and Sullivan Counties, Indiana, 1884); {{FHL|215916|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/index-of-names-in-the-sullivan-county-section-of-history-of-greene-and-sullivan-counties-indiana-1884/oclc/17416332&referer=brief_results other library]&nbsp;&nbsp;
 
*Caperton, Neda.''Index of Names in the Sullivan County Section of History of Greene and Sullivan Counties, Indiana, 1884''.( [Indianapolis]: Indiana Historical Society Library, 1972.)&nbsp; 977.242 H2hi FHL US/CAN&nbsp; {{FSbook|116072}} (History of Greene and Sullivan Counties, Indiana, 1884); {{FHL|215916|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/index-of-names-in-the-sullivan-county-section-of-history-of-greene-and-sullivan-counties-indiana-1884/oclc/17416332&referer=brief_results other library]&nbsp;&nbsp;
  
 
*"[http://www.millersofwashingtoncounty.org/GreeneCountyHistory.html The History of Greene County Indiana 1884]"&nbsp; <br>
 
*"[http://www.millersofwashingtoncounty.org/GreeneCountyHistory.html The History of Greene County Indiana 1884]"&nbsp; <br>
  
==== Maps  ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
==== Military  ====
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==== Maps ====
  
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==== Military Records ====
 
*African American Veterans in Greene County, Indiana (1890) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*African American Veterans in Greene County, Indiana (1890) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
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===== ''Civil War'' =====
Civil War  
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Civil War service men from&nbsp;Greene County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in&nbsp;Greene County  
 
Civil War service men from&nbsp;Greene County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in&nbsp;Greene County  
  
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*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops <br>
 
*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops <br>
  
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Civil War Book  
 
Civil War Book  
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*"Military History of Greence County" Chaper 8, 9, 10, in Caperton, Neda.''Index of Names in the Sullivan County Section of History of Greene and Sullivan Counties, Indiana, 1884''. ( [Indianapolis]: Indiana Historical Society Library, 1972.) (page 115-181, Regiment, Companies, Names),&nbsp; 977.242 H2hi FHL US/CAN&nbsp; {{FSbook|116072}} (History of Greene and Sullivan Counties, Indiana, 1884); {{FHL|215916|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/index-of-names-in-the-sullivan-county-section-of-history-of-greene-and-sullivan-counties-indiana-1884/oclc/17416332&referer=brief_results other lirary]
 
*"Military History of Greence County" Chaper 8, 9, 10, in Caperton, Neda.''Index of Names in the Sullivan County Section of History of Greene and Sullivan Counties, Indiana, 1884''. ( [Indianapolis]: Indiana Historical Society Library, 1972.) (page 115-181, Regiment, Companies, Names),&nbsp; 977.242 H2hi FHL US/CAN&nbsp; {{FSbook|116072}} (History of Greene and Sullivan Counties, Indiana, 1884); {{FHL|215916|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/index-of-names-in-the-sullivan-county-section-of-history-of-greene-and-sullivan-counties-indiana-1884/oclc/17416332&referer=brief_results other lirary]
  
==== Newspapers  ====
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===== ''World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918'' =====
  
==== Occupations  ====
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===== ''World War II, 1941-1945'' =====
  
*Roster of Civilian Conservation Corps, Jasonville, Greene County, Indiana (1938) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
  
==== Probate  ====
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==== Newspapers ====
  
==== Taxation  ====
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==== Obituaries ====
  
==== Vital Records ====
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==== Occupations ====
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*Roster of Civilian Conservation Corps, Jasonville, Greene County, Indiana (1938) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Roster of Civilian Conservation Corps, Worthington, Greene County, Indiana (1938) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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==== Probate Records ====
  
*[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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==== Public Records ====
  
*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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==== Repositories ====
  
*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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===== Courthouse =====
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[http://greenecountyindiana.com/ Green County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;PO Box 229;<br> Bloomfield, IN 47424; <br>Phone: 812.384.8532
  
*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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County Clerk has marriage, divorce and court records from 821<br>probate records from 1823 and naturalization records 1854-1906.<br>County Recorder has land records from 1824, military records <br>and some cemetery records. County Health Department has.<br>birth records from 1885 and death records from 1893. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Greene County, Indiana 213 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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===== Archives =====
  
==== Other Records  ====
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===== Libraries =====
 
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*Roster of Civilian Conservation Corps, Worthington, Greene County, Indiana (1938) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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===== Museums =====
  
==== Family History Centers&nbsp;  ====
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===== Societies =====
  
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===== Family History Centers =====
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Linton Indiana Family History Center]]
 
*[[Linton Indiana Family History Center]]
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==== School Records ====
  
== 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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*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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===== Death Records =====
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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, 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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==== Voter Registration ====
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==== Web Sites ====
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Greene|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Greene|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Greene/ Greene County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Greene/ Greene County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
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Greene County, Indiana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Indiana
Location of Indiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 5, 1821
County Seat Bloomfield
Courthouse
Address Green County Courthouse
 PO Box 229;
Bloomfield, IN 47424;
Phone: 812.384.8532


Contents

Historical Facts

Populated Places

Boundary Changes

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biographies

Business Records

Cemeteries

Census Records

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


Church Records

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Linton

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic and Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogies

Histories

Local Histories
  • Caperton, Neda.Index of Names in the Sullivan County Section of History of Greene and Sullivan Counties, Indiana, 1884.( [Indianapolis]: Indiana Historical Society Library, 1972.)  977.242 H2hi FHL US/CAN  FamilySearch Books Online (History of Greene and Sullivan Counties, Indiana, 1884); FHL Collection  other library  

Land and Property

Maps

Military Records

Civil War

Civil War service men from Greene County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Greene County


Civil War Book

  • "Military History of Greence County" Chaper 8, 9, 10, in Caperton, Neda.Index of Names in the Sullivan County Section of History of Greene and Sullivan Counties, Indiana, 1884. ( [Indianapolis]: Indiana Historical Society Library, 1972.) (page 115-181, Regiment, Companies, Names),  977.242 H2hi FHL US/CAN  FamilySearch Books Online (History of Greene and Sullivan Counties, Indiana, 1884); FHL Collection  other lirary
World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918
World War II, 1941-1945

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Occupations

Probate Records

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Green County Courthouse
 PO Box 229;
Bloomfield, IN 47424;
Phone: 812.384.8532


County Clerk has marriage, divorce and court records from 821
probate records from 1823 and naturalization records 1854-1906.
County Recorder has land records from 1824, military records
and some cemetery records. County Health Department has.
birth records from 1885 and death records from 1893. [1]

Archives
Libraries
Museums
Societies
Family History Centers

School Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth Records
Marriage Records
Death 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)
  • Indiana, Death Index, 1882-1920 - FamilySearch

Voter Registration

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Greene County, Indiana 213 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.