Noble County, Indiana Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://nobleco.squarespace.com/ [[Image:Noble County Indiana Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]]&nbsp;Noble County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;101 N Orange Street<br> Albion, IN 46701-1097<br>Phone: 219.636.2736&nbsp;<br><br>County Health Department has birth and death records;<br> County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records<br> from 1859; County Auditor has land records; City Clerk has burial records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Noble County, Indiana 215 {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://nobleco.squarespace.com/ [[Image:Noble County Indiana Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Noble County Indiana Courthouse.jpg]]&nbsp;Noble County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;101 N Orange Street<br>Albion, IN 46701-1097<br>Phone: 219.636.2736&nbsp;<br><br>County Health Department has birth and death records;<br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records<br>from 1859; County Auditor has land records; City Clerk has burial records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Noble County, Indiana 215 {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/results_nobleportmitchell.php Port Mitchell Cemetery]  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/results_nobleportmitchell.php Port Mitchell Cemetery]  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_noblesanford.php Sanford Cemetery]  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_noblesanford.php Sanford Cemetery]  
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_noblewolflake.php Wolf Lake Cemetery] Genealogy Center
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*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_noblewolflake.php Wolf Lake Cemetery] Genealogy Center  
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=32607 Wolf Lake Cemetery] BillionGraves
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=32607 Wolf Lake Cemetery] BillionGraves  
 
*The [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society] has many free indexes to Noble County cemeteries.
 
*The [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society] has many free indexes to Noble County cemeteries.
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
  
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*Index to Morality Schedule for Noble County, Indiana (1860) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])  
 
*Index to Morality Schedule for Noble County, Indiana (1860) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])  
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==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
  
<h4> Local Histories  </h4>
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<ul><li><i>Counties of La Grange and Noble, Indiana: Historical and Biographica</i>l. (Salem, Mass: Higginson Book Co, 1993.) 977.27 H2c FHL US/CAN Book <span class="fck_mw_template">{{FHL|188359|item|disp=FHL Collection}}</span>&#160;&#160; <a href="http://www.worldcat.org/title/counties-of-la-grange-and-noble-indiana-historical-and-biographical/oclc/646035436&amp;referer=brief_results">other library</a> &#160;&#160;<a href="http://www.archive.org/details/countiesoflagran00infaba">INTERNET ARCHIVE</a><br>
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*''Counties of La Grange and Noble, Indiana: Historical and Biographica''l. (Salem, Mass: Higginson Book Co, 1993.) 977.27 H2c FHL US/CAN Book <IMG class=FCK__MWTemplate src="https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/extensions/FCKeditor/fckeditor/editor/images/spacer.gif" _fckfakelement="true" _fckrealelement="8" _fck_mw_template="true">&nbsp;&nbsp; &lt;a href="http://www.worldcat.org/title/counties-of-la-grange-and-noble-indiana-historical-and-biographical/oclc/646035436&amp;referer=brief_results"&gt;other library&lt;/a&gt; &nbsp;&nbsp;&lt;a href="http://www.archive.org/details/countiesoflagran00infaba"&gt;INTERNET ARCHIVE&lt;/a&gt;<br>
<ul><li><i>Alvord, Samuel E., Alvord's history of Noble County, Indiana&#160;: to which is appended a comprehensive compendium of local biography - memoirs of representative men and women of the county, whose works of merit have made their names imperishable, </i>(Reprint. Originally published: Logansport, Indiana&#160;: B. F. Bowen, Publisher, 1902. 602, 53 p.[76] leaves. ill., facsims., ports.)&#160; 977.276 H2a FHL US/CAN Book<span class="fck_mw_template">{{FHL|472494|item|disp=FHL Collection}}</span>&#160;&#160;&#160;<a href="http://www.archive.org/stream/alvordshistoryof00alvo#page/n5/mode/2up">INTERNET&#160;ARCHIVE</a><br>
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*''Alvord, Samuel E., Alvord's history of Noble County, Indiana&nbsp;: to which is appended a comprehensive compendium of local biography - memoirs of representative men and women of the county, whose works of merit have made their names imperishable, ''(Reprint. Originally published: Logansport, Indiana&nbsp;: B. F. Bowen, Publisher, 1902. 602, 53 p.[76] leaves. ill., facsims., ports.)&nbsp; 977.276 H2a FHL US/CAN Book<IMG class=FCK__MWTemplate src="https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/extensions/FCKeditor/fckeditor/editor/images/spacer.gif" _fckfakelement="true" _fckrealelement="6" _fck_mw_template="true">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&lt;a href="http://www.archive.org/stream/alvordshistoryof00alvo#page/n5/mode/2up"&gt;INTERNET&nbsp;ARCHIVE&lt;/a&gt;<br>
<ul><li>Goodspeed, Weston Arthur, and Charles Blanchard. 1970.<i>Counties of Whitley and Noble, Indiana: historical and biographical, illustrated.</i> (Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic, inc.) 977.27 H2g FHL US/CAN Book <span class="fck_mw_template">{{FHL|186584|item|disp=FHL COLLECTION}}</span>&#160; <a href="http://www.worldcat.org/title/counties-of-whitley-and-noble-indiana-historical-and-biographical-illustrated/oclc/424016725&amp;referer=brief_results">other library&#160;</a>&#160; <a href="http://www.archive.org/details/countiesofwhitle00good">INTERNET&#160;ARCHIVE</a>&#160;&#160; <a href="http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH19&amp;CISOPTR=165684">Family History Archives</a>
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*Goodspeed, Weston Arthur, and Charles Blanchard. 1970.''Counties of Whitley and Noble, Indiana: historical and biographical, illustrated.'' (Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic, inc.) 977.27 H2g FHL US/CAN Book <IMG class=FCK__MWTemplate src="https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/extensions/FCKeditor/fckeditor/editor/images/spacer.gif" _fckfakelement="true" _fckrealelement="4" _fck_mw_template="true">&nbsp; &lt;a href="http://www.worldcat.org/title/counties-of-whitley-and-noble-indiana-historical-and-biographical-illustrated/oclc/424016725&amp;referer=brief_results"&gt;other library&nbsp;&lt;/a&gt;&nbsp; &lt;a href="http://www.archive.org/details/countiesofwhitle00good"&gt;INTERNET&nbsp;ARCHIVE&lt;/a&gt;&nbsp;&nbsp; &lt;a href="http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH19&amp;CISOPTR=165684"&gt;Family History Archives&lt;/a&gt;
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<ul><li><a href="http://everynameindex.com/WhitleyCoIN.html">Every Name Index to Counties of Whitley and Noble, Indiana</a>&#160; Every Name&#160;Index compiled by Cathy L. O'Connor, 2011; original text by Weston A. Goodspeed and Charles Blanchard, published by F. A. Battey and Co., 1882; reproduction by Unigraphic, Inc., 1970.&#160; <a href="http://www.everynameindex.com">EveryNameIndex.com</a><br>
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
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County Courthouse

Noble County Indiana Courthouse.jpg
 Noble County Courthouse
 101 N Orange Street
Albion, IN 46701-1097
Phone: 219.636.2736 

County Health Department has birth and death records;
County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records
from 1859; County Auditor has land records; City Clerk has burial records[1]

History

Parent County

1835--Noble County was created 7 February 1835 from Elkhart, La Grange and Allen Counties.
County seat: Albion [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1843 and 1859 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Noble 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 Noble County.

Civil War Book

  • "The First Call for Troops" in Counties of La Grange and Noble, Indiana: Historical and Biographical. (Salem, Mass: Higginson Book Co, 1993.) 977.27 H2c FHL US/CAN Book page 89-116,  FHL Collection   other library   INTERNET ARCHIVE

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Noble County Vital Records Site. This site includes Divorces, Obituaries, Biographies, Guardianships, Probate Index, Births, Deaths, Marriages, School Records, Military, Cemeteries, Settlers, Census, Neighbors, and Wills Index.
  • 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), Noble County, Indiana 215 {WorldCat|50140092|disp=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).