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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Indiana|Indiana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Perry County''' <br>
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.perrycountyin.org/ Perry County Courthouse]<br>2219 Payne Street<br> Tell City, IN 47586<br> Phone: 812.547.3741 <br>
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County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1813.<br>County Recorder has land records from 1813.<br>County Health Department has birth and death records from 1890. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Perry 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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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Indiana}}
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Perry County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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*Directory of Businesses in Perry County, Indiana (1868) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
*''History of Warrick, Spencer and Perry Counties, Indiana, from the earliest time to the present; together with interesting biographical sketches, reminiscences, notes, etc. (''1973. Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic.) FHL US/CAN Film 934922 Item 4 {{FHL|204801|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-warrick-spencer-and-perry-counties-indiana-from-the-earliest-time-to-the-present-together-with-interesting-biographical-sketches-reminiscences-notes-etc/oclc/235924136&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/details/historyofwarrick00chic INTERNET ARCHIVE]
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*''History of Warrick, Spencer and Perry Counties, Indiana, from the earliest time to the present; together with interesting biographical sketches, reminiscences, notes, etc. (''1973. Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic.) FHL US/CAN Film 934922 Item 4 {{FHL|204801|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-warrick-spencer-and-perry-counties-indiana-from-the-earliest-time-to-the-present-together-with-interesting-biographical-sketches-reminiscences-notes-etc/oclc/235924136&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/details/historyofwarrick00chic INTERNET ARCHIVE]&nbsp;
  
 
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==== Military  ====
 
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*African American Veterans in Perry County, Indiana (1890) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
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Civil War service men from Pike 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 Pike County.  
 
Civil War service men from Pike 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 Pike County.  
  
*[[1st_Regiment,_Indiana_Heavy_Artillery|1st Regiment]], Indiana Heavy Artillery, Company&nbsp;A
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*[[1st Regiment, Indiana Heavy Artillery|1st Regiment]], Indiana Heavy Artillery, Company&nbsp;A  
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*[[9th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|9th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company B  
*[[13th_Regiment,_Indiana_Cavalry|13th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company L
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*[[13th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|13th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company L  
*[[26th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|26th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company F
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*[[26th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|26th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company F  
*[[35th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|35th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company D
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*[[35th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|35th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company D  
*[[38th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|38th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K
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*[[38th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|38th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K  
*[[49th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|49th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company E
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*[[49th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|49th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company E  
*[[81st_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|81st Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies G, and K
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*[[81st Regiment, Indiana Infantry|81st Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies G, and K  
*[[93rd_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|93rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company G
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*[[93rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|93rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company G  
*[[144th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|144th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company I
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*[[144th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|144th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company I  
*[[28th_US_Colored_Troops|28th US Colored Troops]]&nbsp;, Addition Recruits for Colored Troops <br>
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*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]]&nbsp;, Addition Recruits for Colored Troops <br>
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*"Military History" Chapter 7 in ''History of Warrick, Spencer and Perry Counties, Indiana, from the earliest time to the present; together with interesting biographical sketches, reminiscences, notes, etc. (''1973. Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic.),&nbsp;(page 685-710),&nbsp;FHL US/CAN Film 934922 Item 4 {{FHL|204801|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-warrick-spencer-and-perry-counties-indiana-from-the-earliest-time-to-the-present-together-with-interesting-biographical-sketches-reminiscences-notes-etc/oclc/235924136&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/details/historyofwarrick00chic INTERNET ARCHIVE]
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
 
The Tell City, Perry County Public Library has the [http://165.138.8.65/evanced/obit/obitview.asp Obituaries] available and searchable on line.You will need to click on search and enter your name or the criteria you want to search by in the form.  
 
The Tell City, Perry County Public Library has the [http://165.138.8.65/evanced/obit/obitview.asp Obituaries] available and searchable on line.You will need to click on search and enter your name or the criteria you want to search by in the form.  
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*Roster of Civilian Conservation Corps, Tell City, Perry County, Indiana (1938) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
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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]
  
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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Has large collection, including online obituaries since&nbsp;December, 1999&nbsp; [http://www.tcpclibrary.org www.tcpclibrary.org]  
 
Has large collection, including online obituaries since&nbsp;December, 1999&nbsp; [http://www.tcpclibrary.org www.tcpclibrary.org]  
  
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Cannelton Public Library  
 
Cannelton Public Library  
  
 
Has some items related to Cannelton, including HS&nbsp;yearbooks.  
 
Has some items related to Cannelton, including HS&nbsp;yearbooks.  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
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Contents

County Courthouse

Perry County Courthouse
2219 Payne Street
Tell City, IN 47586
Phone: 812.547.3741

County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1813.
County Recorder has land records from 1813.
County Health Department has birth and death records from 1890. [1]

History

Parent County

1814--Perry County was created 7 September 1814 from Warrick and Gibson Counties.
County seat: Tell City [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Directories

Land

Local Histories

  • History of Warrick, Spencer and Perry Counties, Indiana, from the earliest time to the present; together with interesting biographical sketches, reminiscences, notes, etc. (1973. Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic.) FHL US/CAN Film 934922 Item 4 FHL Collection    other libraries    INTERNET ARCHIVE 

Maps

Military


Civil War

Civil War service men from Pike 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 Pike County.

Civil War Books

  • "Military History" Chapter 7 in History of Warrick, Spencer and Perry Counties, Indiana, from the earliest time to the present; together with interesting biographical sketches, reminiscences, notes, etc. (1973. Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic.), (page 685-710), FHL US/CAN Film 934922 Item 4 FHL Collection    other libraries    INTERNET ARCHIVE

Newspapers

The Tell City, Perry County Public Library has the Obituaries available and searchable on line.You will need to click on search and enter your name or the criteria you want to search by in the form.

Occupations

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 

Tell City-Perry County Public Library, 2328 Tell Street, Tell City, IN

Has large collection, including online obituaries since December, 1999  www.tcpclibrary.org


Cannelton Public Library

Has some items related to Cannelton, including HS yearbooks.

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Perry 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).