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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Indiana|Indiana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Ohio County''' <br>
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[[Image:Ohio County Indiana Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]]&nbsp;[http://www.courtreference.com/Ohio-County-Indiana-Courts.htm Ohio County Courthouse]<br>413 Main Street<br>Rising Sun, IN 47040<br>Phone 812.438.2610<br><br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, <br>and court records from 1844. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Ohio 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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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1844--'''Ohio County was created 4 January 1844&nbsp;from [[Dearborn County, Indiana|Dearborn]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Rising Sun <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1844--'''Ohio County was created 4 January 1844&nbsp;from [[Dearborn County, Indiana|Dearborn]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Rising Sun <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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*Index to Mortality Schedule for Ohio County, Indiana (1850, 1860, 1870, 1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Ohio County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
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==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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*Directory of Businesses in Ohio County, Indiana (1858) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
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*[http://everynameindex.com/OhioCoIN.html Every Name Index to History of Dearborn and Ohio Counties, Indiana].&nbsp; Every Name Index compiled by Cathy L. O'Connor, 2007; original text by F. E. Weakley &amp; Co.,&nbsp;Publishers, 1885; reproduction by Unigraphic, Inc., 1970.&nbsp; [http://www.everynameindex.com EveryNameIndex.com]
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*Weakley, Harraman &amp; Co. ''History of Dearborn, Ohio and Switzerland Counties, Indiana: From Their Earliest Settlement, Containing a History of the Counties, Their Cities, Townships, Towns, Villages, Schools, and Churches ... Biographies ... History of the North-West Territory, the State of Indiana, and the Indians''. (Chicago: Weakley, Harraman &amp; Co, 2008.)&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-dearborn-ohio-and-switzerland-counties-indiana-from-their-earliest-settlement-containing-a-history-of-the-counties-their-cities-townships-towns-villages-schools-and-churches-biographies-history-of-the-north-west-territory-the-state-of-indiana-and-the-indians/oclc/712149618&referer=brief_results other library]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/stream/historyofdearbor02chic#page/n7/mode/2up INTERNET ARCHIVE]
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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*Civil War Soldiers of Ohio County, Indiana (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*African American Veterans in Ohio County, Indiana (1890) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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Civil War
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Civil War service men from Ohio 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 Ohio County.
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*[[1st Regiment, Indiana Heavy Artillery|1st Regiment]], Indiana Heavy Artillery, Company M
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*[[2nd Battery, Indiana Light Artillery|2nd Battery]], Indiana Light Artillery
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*[[6th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|6th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company H
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*[[7th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|7th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company I, and Reorganized C
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*[[20th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|20th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized C
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*[[52nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|52nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company B
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*[[83rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|83rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies B, and C
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*[[109th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|109th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies A, and G
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*[[142nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|142nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K
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*[[146th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|146th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H
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*West, J. Eberle, "Morgan's Raid",(Indiana Magazine of History 20, no. 1 (March 1924): 92-96.)&nbsp; 1863,Belmont County, Ohio (St. Clairesville)&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.indiana.edu/~imaghist/online_content/vcsfrmpst/voices_cvlwr/west.html Abstract and Bibliographic Information]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.indiana.edu/~imhfiles/Civil_War_VFP/Morgan_Raid2.pdf article PDF]
  
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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*[http://tinyurl.com/3n3qgms Indiana State Digital Achives ]for Death, E-Publication, Instiution, Military, Misc Historical, Naturalization Records can be searched by person name (accessed 26 May 2011) <br>
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*Indiana Marriages, 1802-1892 - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7852&cj=1&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry.con ]$ <br>
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*Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992&nbsp; -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674830 FamilySearch] <br>
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*Indiana Marriage, 1811-1959&nbsp; -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1410397 FamilySearch] <br>
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*Indiana, Death Index, 1882-1920 -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1947977 FamilySearch]
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== Societies and Libraries<br> ==
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]&nbsp;
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=197871&subject_disp=Indiana%2C+Ohio&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Ohio|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Ohio/ Ohio County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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Contents

County Courthouse

Ohio County Indiana Courthouse.jpg
 Ohio County Courthouse
413 Main Street
Rising Sun, IN 47040
Phone 812.438.2610

County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate,
and court records from 1844. [1]

History

Parent County

1844--Ohio County was created 4 January 1844 from Dearborn County.  County seat:  Rising Sun [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Directories

Land

Local Histories

 

  • Weakley, Harraman & Co. History of Dearborn, Ohio and Switzerland Counties, Indiana: From Their Earliest Settlement, Containing a History of the Counties, Their Cities, Townships, Towns, Villages, Schools, and Churches ... Biographies ... History of the North-West Territory, the State of Indiana, and the Indians. (Chicago: Weakley, Harraman & Co, 2008.)  other library    INTERNET ARCHIVE

Maps

Military


Civil War

Civil War service men from Ohio 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 Ohio County.


article on the Civil War

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), Ohio County, Indiana 215 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).