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

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Contents

Historical Facts

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biographies

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

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]
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