Orange County, Indiana Genealogy

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*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/in/county/orange/prebible.htm Orange County]Bible records
 
*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/in/county/orange/prebible.htm Orange County]Bible records
  
===Biographies===
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=== Cemeteries  ===
 
=== Cemeteries  ===
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*Look under Cemeteries for Orange County - [http://www.ingenweb.org/inorange/toc.html USGenWeb]
 
*Look under Cemeteries for Orange County - [http://www.ingenweb.org/inorange/toc.html USGenWeb]
  
=== Census Records ===
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=== Census Records ===
  
 
{{Census|Indiana}}  
 
{{Census|Indiana}}  
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*Index to Defective, Dependent & Delinquent Census for Orange County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Index to Defective, Dependent & Delinquent Census for Orange County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
=== Church Records ===
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=== Church Records ===
  
=== Court Records ===
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=== Court Records ===
  
 
=== Directories  ===
 
=== Directories  ===
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*Directory of Businesses in Orange County, Indiana (1868) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Directory of Businesses in Orange County, Indiana (1868) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
===Emigration and Immigration===
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=== Emigration and Immigration ===
  
===Ethnic and Religious Groups===
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=== Ethnic and Religious Groups ===
  
===Gazetteers===
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=== Gazetteers ===
  
===Genealogies===
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=== Genealogies ===
  
===History===
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=== History ===
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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*Historical Articles of Orange County - [http://www.ingenweb.org/inorange/prehistory.htm INGenWeb]
 
*Historical Articles of Orange County - [http://www.ingenweb.org/inorange/prehistory.htm INGenWeb]
  
==== Land and Property ====
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=== Land and Property ===
  
 
=== Maps  ===
 
=== Maps  ===
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*Maps and Gazetteers - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Orange/maps/ Linkpendium]
 
*Maps and Gazetteers - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Orange/maps/ Linkpendium]
  
=== Military ===
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=== Military Records ===
  
War of 1812
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War of 1812  
  
 
*Residents of Orange County Who Served in the Mexican War (1846-1848) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])  
 
*Residents of Orange County Who Served in the Mexican War (1846-1848) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])  
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*''"Military History Of Orange County" Chapter 7 in History of Washington County Indiana: A Re-Production of the Original "History of Lawrence, Orange and Washington Counties" 1884''. (Salem, Ind: Washington County Historical Society, 1999.), (page 508-529, Regiment, Companies),977.226 H2Lc FHL {{FHL|477890|item|disp=FHL Collection}}[http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-washington-county-indiana-a-re-production-of-the-original-history-of-lawrence-orange-and-washington-counties-1884/oclc/436936422&referer=brief_results other libraries ]    [http://www.archive.org/details/historyoflawrenc00chic INTERNET ARCHIVE]
 
*''"Military History Of Orange County" Chapter 7 in History of Washington County Indiana: A Re-Production of the Original "History of Lawrence, Orange and Washington Counties" 1884''. (Salem, Ind: Washington County Historical Society, 1999.), (page 508-529, Regiment, Companies),977.226 H2Lc FHL {{FHL|477890|item|disp=FHL Collection}}[http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-washington-county-indiana-a-re-production-of-the-original-history-of-lawrence-orange-and-washington-counties-1884/oclc/436936422&referer=brief_results other libraries ]    [http://www.archive.org/details/historyoflawrenc00chic INTERNET ARCHIVE]
  
World War I
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World War I  
  
World War II
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World War II  
  
===Naturalization and Citizenship===
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=== Naturalization and Citizenship ===
  
 
=== Newspapers  ===
 
=== Newspapers  ===
  
===Obituaries===
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=== Obituaries ===
  
=== Probate Records ===
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=== Probate Records ===
  
===Public Records===
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=== Public Records ===
  
===Repositories===
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=== Repositories ===
  
====Archives====
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==== County Courthouse  ====
 
==== County Courthouse  ====
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[http://www.co.orange.in.us/ Orange County Courthouse]<br>Court St; <br>Paoli, IN 47454<br>Phone: 812.723.2649<br><br>County Health Department has birth records <br>from 1882, death and burial records. <br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce,<br>probate and court records from from 1816.<br>County Recorder has land records from 1816.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Orange County, Indiana 215 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
 
[http://www.co.orange.in.us/ Orange County Courthouse]<br>Court St; <br>Paoli, IN 47454<br>Phone: 812.723.2649<br><br>County Health Department has birth records <br>from 1882, death and burial records. <br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce,<br>probate and court records from from 1816.<br>County Recorder has land records from 1816.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Orange County, Indiana 215 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
==== Family History Centers ====
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==== Family History Centers ====
  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
====Museums====
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====Libraries ====
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==== Societies ====
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==== Societies ====
  
==== School Records  ====
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=== School Records  ===
  
 
*Directory of Teachers for Orange County (1936) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Directory of Teachers for Orange County (1936) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
==== Taxation  ====
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=== Taxation  ===
  
==== Vital Records  ====
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=== Vital Records  ===
  
 
*Look under Vital Records for Orange County - [http://www.ingenweb.org/inorange/toc.html USGenWeb]
 
*Look under Vital Records for Orange County - [http://www.ingenweb.org/inorange/toc.html USGenWeb]
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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) <br>
 
*[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) <br>
  
====Birth Records====
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====Marriage Records====
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==== Marriage 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>
 
*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 Marriage, 1811-1959-[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1410397 FamilySearch] <br>
 
*Indiana Marriage, 1811-1959-[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1410397 FamilySearch] <br>
  
====Death Records====
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==== Death Records ====
  
 
*Indiana, Death Index, 1882-1920-[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1947977 FamilySearch]
 
*Indiana, Death Index, 1882-1920-[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1947977 FamilySearch]
  
===Voter Registration===
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=== Voter Registration ===
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==

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Orange County, Indiana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Indiana
Location of Indiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 26, 1815
County Seat Paoli
Courthouse
Address Orange County Courthouse
Court St;
Paoli, IN 47454
Phone: 812.723.2649
Orange County Website

Contents

Historical Facts

Parent County

1815--Orange County was created 26 December 1815 from Washington, Knox and Gibson Counties.
County seat: Paoli [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biographies

Cemeteries

  • Look under Cemeteries for Orange County - USGenWeb

Census Records

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


Church Records

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic and Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogies

History

Local Histories

  • History of Washington County Indiana: A Re-Production of the Original "History of Lawrence, Orange and Washington Counties" 1884. (Salem, Ind: Washington County Historical Society, 1999.) 977.226 H2Lc FHL FHL Collectionother libraries     INTERNET ARCHIVE
  • Historical Articles of Orange County - INGenWeb

Land and Property

Maps

Military Records

War of 1812

Civil War

Civil War service men from Orange 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 Orange County.

Civil War Books

  • "Military History Of Orange County" Chapter 7 in History of Washington County Indiana: A Re-Production of the Original "History of Lawrence, Orange and Washington Counties" 1884. (Salem, Ind: Washington County Historical Society, 1999.), (page 508-529, Regiment, Companies),977.226 H2Lc FHL FHL Collectionother libraries     INTERNET ARCHIVE

World War I

World War II

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate Records

Public Records

Repositories

Archives

County Courthouse

Orange County Courthouse
Court St;
Paoli, IN 47454
Phone: 812.723.2649

County Health Department has birth records
from 1882, death and burial records.
County Clerk has marriage, divorce,
probate and court records from from 1816.
County Recorder has land records from 1816.[2]

Family History Centers

Museums

Libraries

Societies

School Records

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Look under Vital Records for Orange County - USGenWeb
  • 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

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), Orange County, Indiana 215 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.