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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Indiana|Indiana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Ohio County''' <br>  
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Indiana|Indiana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Ohio County''' <br>  
  
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Guide to '''Ohio County Indiana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
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{{INDC}} {{Infobox U.S. County | county = Ohio County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1844 | founded date = January 4 | seat = Rising Sun | building image = Ohio County Indiana Courthouse.jpg | building address = [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> [http://www.Ohiocounty.us/ '''Website'''] | adoption_sign = Adoption Indiana Genealogical Society}}  
  
{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Ohio County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1844 | founded date = January 4 | seat = Rising Sun | building image = | building address = [[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> [http://www.Ohiocounty.us/ '''Ohio County Website''']}}
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== Historical Facts ==
 
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== County Courthouse  ==
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[[Image:Ohio County Indiana Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Ohio County Indiana Courthouse.jpg]]&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>
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== History ==
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==== Parent County  ====
  
'''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 1844from [[Dearborn County, Indiana|Dearborn]] County.'''County seat:'''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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== Places/Localities  ==
 
  
 
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== Resources  ==
 
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==== Cemeteries ====
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=== Bible Records ===
  
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=== Biographies  ===
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=== Census Records  ===
  
 
{{Census|Indiana}}  
 
{{Census|Indiana}}  
  
*Index to Agricultural Schedule for Ohio County&nbsp;(1850-1880) ($,&nbsp;[http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])  
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*Index to Agricultural Schedule for Ohio County(1850-1880) ($,[http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])  
 
*Index to Mortality Schedule for Ohio County (1850-1880) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])  
 
*Index to Mortality Schedule for Ohio County (1850-1880) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])  
*Index to Manufacturing Schedules for Ohio County (1850-1880) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Index to Manufacturing Schedules for Ohio County (1850-1880) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])  
 
*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Ohio County (1880) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])  
 
*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Ohio County (1880) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])  
 
*Directory of Selected Residents of Ohio County (1876) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Directory of Selected Residents of Ohio County (1876) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
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=== Directories  ===
  
 
*Directory of Businesses in Ohio County (1858) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Directory of Businesses in Ohio County (1858) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
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=== History  ===
  
 
==== 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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*[http://everynameindex.com/OhioCoIN.html Every Name Index to History of Dearborn and Ohio Counties, Indiana]Every Name Index compiled by Cathy L. O'Connor, 2007; original text by F. E. Weakley Co.,Publishers, 1885; reproduction by Unigraphic, Inc., 1970.[http://www.everynameindex.com EveryNameIndex.com]
  
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*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.)[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][http://www.archive.org/stream/historyofdearbor02chic#page/n7/mode/2up INTERNET ARCHIVE]
  
*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]
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=== Land and Property  ===
  
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==== Military  ====
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=== Military Records ===
  
*Civil War Soldiers of Ohio County ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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War of 1812
*African American Veterans in Ohio County (1890) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Civil War Soldiers of Ohio County ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*African American Veterans in Ohio County (1890) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])<br>
  
 
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*[[146th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|146th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H
 
*[[146th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|146th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H
  
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Article on the Civil War
  
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*West, J. Eberle, "Morgan's Raid",(Indiana Magazine of History 20, no. 1 (March 1924): 92-96.)1863,Belmont County, Ohio (St. Clairesville)[http://www.indiana.edu/~imaghist/online_content/vcsfrmpst/voices_cvlwr/west.html Abstract and Bibliographic Information][http://www.indiana.edu/~imhfiles/Civil_War_VFP/Morgan_Raid2.pdf article PDF]
  
*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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=== Naturalization and Citizenship ===
  
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=== Obituaries ===
  
*[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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=== Probate Records ===
  
*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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=== Public Records  ===
  
*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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=== Repositories  ===
  
*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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==== County Courthouse  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries<br> ==
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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>
  
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*[http://tinyurl.com/3n3qgms Indiana State Digital Archives ]for Death, E-Publication, Institution, Military, Misc Historical, Naturalization Records can be searched by person name (accessed 26 May 2011)
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*Indiana Marriages, 1802-1892-[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7852&amp;cj=1&amp;o_xid=0001546952&amp;o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry.con ]$
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*Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992-[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674830 FamilySearch]
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*Indiana Marriage, 1811-1959-[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1410397 FamilySearch]
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*Indiana, Death Index, 1882-1920-[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1947977 FamilySearch]
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=== Voter Registration  ===
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
*{{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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*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Ohio|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}} fckLR*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Ohio/ Ohio County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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Revision as of 22:01, 16 April 2013

This article is about a southeastern county of Indiana. For other uses, see Ohio (disambiguation).

United States Gotoarrow.png Indiana Gotoarrow.png Ohio County

Guide to Ohio County Indiana genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Ohio County, Indiana
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Location of Indiana in the U.S.
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Founded January 4, 1844
County Seat Rising Sun
Courthouse
Ohio County Indiana Courthouse.jpg
Address Ohio County Courthouse
413 Main Street
Rising Sun, IN 47040
Phone 812.438.2610
Website
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Contents

Historical Facts

Parent County

1844--Ohio County was created 4 January 1844from Dearborn County.County seat:Rising Sun [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biographies

Business Records

Cemeteries

Census Records

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

Church Records

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic and Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogies

History

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 libraryINTERNET ARCHIVE

Land and Property

Maps

Military Records

War of 1812

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

World War I

World War II

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate Records

Public Records

Repositories

Archives

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. [2]

Family History Centers

Libraries

Museums

Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Indiana State Digital Archives for Death, E-Publication, Institution, Military, Misc Historical, Naturalization Records can be searched by person name (accessed 26 May 2011)

Birth Records

Marriage Records

Death Records

Voter Registration

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.

References

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