LaGrange County, Indiana

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Indiana|Indiana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''LaGrange County''' <br>  
  
 
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{{Infobox U.S. County | county = La Grange County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1832 | founded date = February 2 | seat = La Grande | building image = | building address = [http://www.lagrangecounty.org/index.php?Itemid=109&id=66&option=com_content&task=view La Grange County Courthouse]<br>105 N Detroit Street<br>La Grange, IN 46761-1853<br>Phone: 219.463.6371<br> [http://www.Lagrangecounty.us/ '''La Grange County Website''']}}  
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{{Infobox U.S. County | county = LaGrange County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1832 | founded date = February 2 | seat = La Grande | building image = | building address = [http://www.lagrangecounty.org/index.php?Itemid=109&id=66&option=com_content&task=view La Grange County Courthouse]<br>105 N Detroit Street<br>La Grange, IN 46761-1853<br>Phone: 219.463.6371<br> [http://www.Lagrangecounty.us/ '''La Grange County Website''']}}  
  
 
=== County Courthouse  ===
 
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1832--'''La Grange County was created 2 February 1832&nbsp;from [[Elkhart County, Indiana|Elkhart]] and [[Allen County, Indiana|Allen ]]Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' La Grange <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1832--'''LaGrange County was created 2 February 1832&nbsp;from [[Elkhart County, Indiana|Elkhart]] and [[Allen County, Indiana|Allen ]]Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' La Grange <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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*''1882 History of La Grange County, Indiana: from the original History of LaGrange and Noble county, historical and biographica''l. (1979. Knightstown, IN: The Bookmark.) 977.279 H2e FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|410059|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp; [http://tinyurl.com/628ymda other libraries]&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/stream/countiesoflagran00infaba#page/n3/mode/2up INTERNET ARCHIVE]
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*''1882 History of LaGrange County, Indiana: from the original History of LaGrange and Noble county, historical and biographica''l. (1979. Knightstown, IN: The Bookmark.) 977.279 H2e FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|410059|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp; [http://tinyurl.com/628ymda other libraries]&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/stream/countiesoflagran00infaba#page/n3/mode/2up INTERNET ARCHIVE]
  
 
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Civil War service men from La Grange 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&nbsp;that were formed in or had many men from La Grange County.  
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Civil War service men from LaGrange 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&nbsp;that were formed in or had many men from La Grange County.  
  
 
*[[1st Regiment, Indiana Heavy Artillery|1st Regiment]], Indiana Heavy Artillery, Company A  
 
*[[1st Regiment, Indiana Heavy Artillery|1st Regiment]], Indiana Heavy Artillery, Company A  
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Civil War Books  
 
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*''The Call to Arms'' Chapter 4 in 1882 History of La Grange County, Indiana: from the original History of LaGrange and Noble county, historical and biographica''l. (1979. Knightstown, IN: The Bookmark.), (page 84 - 110; Regiment, Companies)&nbsp;977.279 H2e FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|410059|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp; [http://tinyurl.com/628ymda other libraries]&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/stream/countiesoflagran00infaba#page/n3/mode/2up INTERNET ARCHIVE]''
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*''The Call to Arms'' Chapter 4 in 1882 History of LaGrange County, Indiana: from the original History of LaGrange and Noble county, historical and biographica''l. (1979. Knightstown, IN: The Bookmark.), (page 84 - 110; Regiment, Companies)&nbsp;977.279 H2e FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|410059|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp; [http://tinyurl.com/628ymda other libraries]&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/stream/countiesoflagran00infaba#page/n3/mode/2up INTERNET ARCHIVE]''
  
 
Civil War Databases  
 
Civil War Databases  

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LaGrange County, Indiana
Map
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Location of Indiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 2, 1832
County Seat La Grande
Courthouse
Address La Grange County Courthouse
105 N Detroit Street
La Grange, IN 46761-1853
Phone: 219.463.6371
La Grange County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

La Grange County Courthouse
105 N Detroit Street
La Grange, IN 46761-1853
Phone: 219.463.6371

County Health Department has birth and death records from 1882
County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1832
County Recorder has land records from 1832. [1]

History

Parent County

1832--LaGrange County was created 2 February 1832 from Elkhart and Allen Counties.
County seat: La Grange [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places and Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Directories

Land

Local Histories

  • 1882 History of LaGrange County, Indiana: from the original History of LaGrange and Noble county, historical and biographical. (1979. Knightstown, IN: The Bookmark.) 977.279 H2e FHL US/CAN Book  FHL Collection  other libraries  INTERNET ARCHIVE

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from LaGrange 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 La Grange County.

Civil War Books

  • The Call to Arms Chapter 4 in 1882 History of LaGrange County, Indiana: from the original History of LaGrange and Noble county, historical and biographical. (1979. Knightstown, IN: The Bookmark.), (page 84 - 110; Regiment, Companies) 977.279 H2e FHL US/CAN Book  FHL Collection  other libraries  INTERNET ARCHIVE

Civil War Databases

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), La Grange County, Indiana 214 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).