St. Joseph County, Indiana

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:St Joseph County Indiana Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]]&nbsp;[http://www.stjosephcountyindiana.com/ St. Joseph County Courthouse]<br>101 S Main Street<br> South Bend, IN 46601<br> Phone: 219.235.9635<br><br>County Health Department has birth, death and burial records.<br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records.<br> County Assessor has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), St Joseph County, Indiana 216 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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[[Image:St Joseph County Indiana Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px|St Joseph County Indiana Courthouse.jpg]]&nbsp;[http://www.stjosephcountyindiana.com/ St. Joseph County Courthouse]<br>101 S Main Street<br> South Bend, IN 46601<br> Phone: 219.235.9635<br><br>County Health Department has birth, death and burial records.<br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records.<br> County Assessor has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), St Joseph County, Indiana 216 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
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[http://www2.sjcpl.org/obits/search_form.php Obituaries from the ''South Bend Tribune'': 1913-present]: Courtesy of the St. Joseph County Public Library  
 
[http://www2.sjcpl.org/obits/search_form.php Obituaries from the ''South Bend Tribune'': 1913-present]: Courtesy of the St. Joseph County Public Library  
  
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*Roster of Civilian Conservation Corps, South Bend, St. Joseph County, Indiana (1938) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Roster of Civilian Conservation Corps, South Bend, St. Joseph County, Indiana (1938) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])

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County Courthouse

St Joseph County Indiana Courthouse.jpg
 St. Joseph County Courthouse
101 S Main Street
South Bend, IN 46601
Phone: 219.235.9635

County Health Department has birth, death and burial records.
County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records.
County Assessor has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

1830--St. Joseph County was created 29 January 1830 from Cass County.
County seat: South Bend [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

  • Index to Defective, Dependent & Delinquent Census for St. Joseph County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, Indiana Genealogical Society)

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • South Bend

Court

Directories

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from St, Joseph 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 St. Joseph County.


Civil War Books

  • "Military History" Chapter 14 in O'Connor, Cathy L., and Timothy Edward Howard. Every Name Index to A History of St. Joseph County, Indiana, Volumes One & Two, by Timothy Edward Howard, 1907. (Edwardsburg, Mich: Cathy L. O'Connor, 2007), (page 715-757, Regiment, Company, Name's; The Roll of Honor, page 731-735;Roster of G.A.R., page 736-742)  977.289 H2h FHL US/CAN Book  FHL Collection   other libaries  vol.1               Vol.2  Family History Archives    INTERNET ARCHIVE  Google books


Newspapers

Obituaries from the South Bend Tribune: 1913-present: Courtesy of the St. Joseph County Public Library

Occupations

Probate

School Records

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), St Joseph County, Indiana 216 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).