Indiana Genealogy

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*[http://www.davidrumsey.com/directory/where/Indiana/ David Rumsey Map Collection] is a large online collection of rare, old, antique historical atlases, globes, maps, charts plus other cartographic treasures.  
 
*[http://www.davidrumsey.com/directory/where/Indiana/ David Rumsey Map Collection] is a large online collection of rare, old, antique historical atlases, globes, maps, charts plus other cartographic treasures.  
 
*[http://www.ingenweb.org// The Indiana GenWeb Project] has a wealth of information and is a part of the larger [[USGenWeb|USGenWeb Project]]. [http://www.usgenweb.org/ The USGenWeb Project] provides internet information on every county in every state in the United States.  
 
*[http://www.ingenweb.org// The Indiana GenWeb Project] has a wealth of information and is a part of the larger [[USGenWeb|USGenWeb Project]]. [http://www.usgenweb.org/ The USGenWeb Project] provides internet information on every county in every state in the United States.  
*[http://www.in.gov/memories/collections.html The Indiana Memory Collection]  is made possible through the collaborative efforts of academic libraries, public libraries, historical societies, museums, and archives to create and share their digital collections reflecting Indiana's cultural heritage.
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*[http://www.in.gov/memories/collections.html The Indiana Memory Collection]  is made possible through the collaborative efforts of academic libraries, public libraries, historical societies, museums, and archives to create and share their digital collections reflecting Indiana's cultural heritage.  
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*[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/US/Indiana.pdf BYU Research Outline for Indiana]
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This article is about the mid-western state of the United States. For other uses, see Indiana (disambiguation).

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*The United Brethren Historical Center, housed by the Huntington University, maintains an obituary, wedding and biography file. The obituary 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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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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