Marion County, Indiana Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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#Vol. 21 page 73 - Old Battleground Cemetery  
 
#Vol. 21 page 73 - Old Battleground Cemetery  
 
#Vol. 21 page 84 - Huffman Cemetery, Washington Township
 
#Vol. 21 page 84 - Huffman Cemetery, Washington Township
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*Index of Pioneer Cemeteries, Perry Township (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Index of Pioneer Cemeteries, Warren Township (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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==== Census  ====
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*Index to Mortality Schedule for Marion County, Indiana (1860) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Index to Defective, Delinquent & Dependent Census for Marion County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Enumeration of Males in Lawrence Township, Marion County, Indiana (1913) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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*Indianapolis S.
 
*Indianapolis S.
  
==== City Directories ====
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==== City Directories ====
  
Fold3.com ($) has [http://www.fold3.com/title_662/city_directories_indianapolis/ Indianapolis City Directories] 1857, 1861, 1864-1923 (3 yrs. missing) available online.
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Fold3.com ($) has [http://www.fold3.com/title_662/city_directories_indianapolis/ Indianapolis City Directories] 1857, 1861, 1864-1923 (3 yrs. missing) available online.  
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
 
 
  
 
*Maps and Gazetteers - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Marion/maps/ Linkpendium]
 
*Maps and Gazetteers - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Marion/maps/ Linkpendium]
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
*Military Record and Histories  -  [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Marion/ Linkpendium]
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*Military Record and Histories  -  [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Marion/ Linkpendium]  
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*Veterans in Marion County, Indiana (1913) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Soldiers From Marion County, Indiana Who Died in World War II (1941-1946) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
Civil War  
 
Civil War  
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Civil War service men from Marion 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 Marion County.  
 
Civil War service men from Marion 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 Marion County.  
  
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*[[1st Regiment, Indiana Heavy Artillery|1st Regiment]], Indiana Heavy Artillery, Companies B, L, and M  
 
*[[1st Regiment, Indiana Heavy Artillery|1st Regiment]], Indiana Heavy Artillery, Companies B, L, and M  
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*[[156th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|156th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry Company A  
 
*[[156th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|156th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry Company A  
 
*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]]&nbsp;, Companies A, B, C, E, G, and Addition Recruits for Colored Troops  
 
*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]]&nbsp;, Companies A, B, C, E, G, and Addition Recruits for Colored Troops  
*[[Wilder_Battery,_Indiana_Light_Artillery|Wilder Battery]], Indiana Light Artillery<br>
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*[[Wilder Battery, Indiana Light Artillery|Wilder Battery]], Indiana Light Artillery<br>
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== School Records  ====
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*Graduates of Arsenal Technical High School, Indianapolis (1915-1925) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Graduates of Ben Davis High School (1898-1938) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Graduates of Castleton High School (1897-1941) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Graduates of Oaklandon High&nbsp;School (1895-1941) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Graduates of Southport/Perry Township High School (1934-1937) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Students and Teachers in Indianapolis Public Schools Board Minutes (1907-1913) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Students of Marion County Seminary (1834-1853) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Students of Sabbath School Union Society (1826) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Students of Warren Township (1856-1865) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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*Selected Tax Lists of Marion County, Indiana (1840-1850) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])<br>
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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*The [http://www.acpl.lib.in.us Allen County Public Library] has a 169-volume set of Marion County marriages for 1929 through June 1944 titled [http://webcat.acpl.lib.in.us/uhtbin/cgisirsi/X/SIRSI/O/123?query_type=&user_id=webserver&password=&library=ALL&srchfield1=GENERAL%5ESUBJECT%5EGENERAL%5E%5Ewords+anywhere+&searchdata1=ocm19042250 ''Marriage Records, Marion County, Indiana: Ministers' Returns for the Board of Health.''] An index to the 1929 and 1930 volumes of these records [http://webcat.acpl.lib.in.us/uhtbin/cgisirsi/X/SIRSI/O/123?query_type=&user_id=webserver&password=&library=ALL&srchfield1=GENERAL%5ESUBJECT%5EGENERAL%5E%5Ewords+anywhere+&searchdata1=ocm19602409] also is available at ACPL.<br>
 
*The [http://www.acpl.lib.in.us Allen County Public Library] has a 169-volume set of Marion County marriages for 1929 through June 1944 titled [http://webcat.acpl.lib.in.us/uhtbin/cgisirsi/X/SIRSI/O/123?query_type=&user_id=webserver&password=&library=ALL&srchfield1=GENERAL%5ESUBJECT%5EGENERAL%5E%5Ewords+anywhere+&searchdata1=ocm19042250 ''Marriage Records, Marion County, Indiana: Ministers' Returns for the Board of Health.''] An index to the 1929 and 1930 volumes of these records [http://webcat.acpl.lib.in.us/uhtbin/cgisirsi/X/SIRSI/O/123?query_type=&user_id=webserver&password=&library=ALL&srchfield1=GENERAL%5ESUBJECT%5EGENERAL%5E%5Ewords+anywhere+&searchdata1=ocm19602409] also is available at ACPL.<br>
  
*A searchable database of [http://www.civicnet.net/apps/civil/marriage/search Marion County Marriages, 1925-2006] is available at the Marion County Circuit Court's website.
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*A searchable database of [http://www.civicnet.net/apps/civil/marriage/search Marion County Marriages, 1925-2006] is available at the Marion County Circuit Court's website.  
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*Records of Jacobs Brothers Funeral Home, Indianapolis (1939-1956) (free, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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==== Other Records  ====
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*Selected Lists of Jurors in Marion County, Indiana (1800s) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])<br>
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*African&nbsp;Americans in Civilian Conservation Corps, Fort Benjamin Harrison, Indianapolis (1938) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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== Web Sites  ==
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Contents

County Courthouse

History

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The county is named after "The Swamp Fox" Revolutionary War Brigadier General Francis Marion (c1732-1795).[1]

Parent County

1821--Marion County was created 31 December 1821 from unorganized territory.
County seat: Indianapolis [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

  1. Vol. 21 page 73 - Old Battleground Cemetery
  2. Vol. 21 page 84 - Huffman Cemetery, Washington Township

Census

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Indianapolis
  • Indianapolis Dist
  • Indianapolis N.
  • Indianapolis S.

City Directories

Fold3.com ($) has Indianapolis City Directories 1857, 1861, 1864-1923 (3 yrs. missing) available online.

Court

Funeral Homes

Land

Local Histories

  • The People's Guide, a Business, Political and Religious Directory of Marion Co., Ind., Together with a Collection of Very Important Documents and Statistics Connected with Our Moral, Political and Scientific History. 1873.   other libraries    INTERNET ARCHIVE
  • United States. Names of Persons Enumerated in Marion County, Indiana, at the Fifth Census Eighteen Hundred and Thirty. (Indianapolis: E.J. Hecker, printer and publisher, 1908.) other libraries  Google books
  • Pictorial and Biographical Memoirs of Indianapolis and Marion County, Indiana: Together with Biographies of Many Prominent Men of Other Portions of the State, Both Living and Dead. (Tucson, Arizona: Americana Unlimited, 1974.)  other libraries   Google books
  • Nowland, John H. B. Sketches of Prominent Citizens of 1876 : with a Few of the Pioneers of the City and County Who Have Passed Away. (1876.)    other libraries   INTERNET ARCHIVE

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Marion 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 Marion County.


Newspapers

Probate

School Records

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992  FamilySearch  (accessed 31 Mar 2011  note; name index) 
  • Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959  FamilySearch  (accessed 31 May 2011  note; at this time Marion County has not be done)
  • Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941 ancestry com.  $ (accessed 31 May 2011   note; name index; year range = 1822-1836, 1861-1925, for Marion County)
  • Index to Marriage Record, Marion County was compiled by the Indiana Works Progress Administration in 1939. Vol. I = 1822-1855. Vol. II = 1856-1865. Vol. III = 1866-1870. Vol. IV = 1871-1875. Vol. V = 1876-1880. Vol. VI = 1881-1890. These volumes are available at the public library in Indianapolis and at the Allen County Public Library in Fort Wayne.

Other Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers


Williams Creek

Web Sites

References

  1. "Francis Marion," Wikipedia.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).