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The United Brethren Historical Center housed by the Huntington University, maintains an obituary, wedding and biography file. The file can be searched online. The Center offers research services.
  • The Allen County Public Library, located in Fort Wayne, Indiana, has the largest public genealogy collection in the United States.
  • Indiana Blacksheep Ancestors has indexes of nefarious Indiana ancestors.
  • There is a two-part video tour of the Genealogy Center in the library on YouTube:
  1. Allen County Library Genealogy Center video tour, part 1
  2. Allen County Library Genealogy Center video tour, part 2







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Welcome to Indiana, The Hoosier State
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Among the major tribes that lived in what is now Indiana were the Delaware, Kickapoo, Miami, Mound Builders, Piankashaw, Potawatomi, Shawnee, and Wea. After 1794, treaties were made that opened up large areas of land for settlement. At the Battle of Tippecanoe in 1811, the Indians were defeated, and white settlements then proceeded at an increased rate. By the 1840s, most of the Indians had moved westward to other lands, either voluntarily or by force. Read more about this subject in the Indiana Native Races article.

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