Steuben County, Indiana Genealogy

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| building address = http://indianacourthouses.com/pages/76.htm Steuben County Courthouse<br>55 Public Square<br>Angola, IN 46703<br>Phone: 219.668.1000<br><br>County Health Department has birth and death records.<br>County Clerk has marriage, divorec, probate and court records from 1837<br>and land records from mid-1800’s. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America''}}
  
 
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{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Steuben County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1835 | founded date = February 7 | seat = Angola | building image = | building address = http://indianacourthouses.com/pages/76.htm Steuben County Courthouse
55 Public Square
Angola, IN 46703
Phone: 219.668.1000

County Health Department has birth and death records.
County Clerk has marriage, divorec, probate and court records from 1837
and land records from mid-1800’s. Cite error: Closing </ref> missing for <ref> tag

Contents

History

Parent County

1835--Steuben County was created 7 February 1835 from La Grange County.  County seat: Angola [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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


Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • History of Steuben County, Indiana: together with sketches of its cities, villages and towns, educational, religious, civil, military, and political history, portraits of prominent persons, and biographies of representative citizens : also a condensed history of Indiana, embodying accounts of prehistoric races, aborigines, Winnebago and Black Hawk wars, and a brief review of its civil and political history. (1885. Chicago: Inter-state.) FHL US/CAN Film 924060 Item 1 FHL Collection   other libraries   FamilySearch Books Online

Maps

Military

  • List of Pensioners on the Roll January 1, 1883 Steuben County, Indiana (Source: Internet Archive)
  • American Civil War, 1861-1865 
  1. The war for the Union, 1861-1865 A record of its defenders, living and dead, from Steuben county, Indiana (Source:Internet Archive)
  • World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918
  1. Men and Women who Died in the Service of the United States and the Allied Nations in the World War 1914-1918 (Source: Genealogy Trails History Group)
  2. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Steuben County (Source: Explore Ancestry.com ) ($)
  • World War II, 1941-1945 
  1. Steuben County, Indiana World War II Casualties, Army and Army Air Corps (Source: AccessGenealogy)


Civil War

Civil War service men from Steuben 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 Steuben County.



CIVIL WAR BOOK

  • Carpenter, Jesse H. 1889. The war for the Union, 1861-1865 a record of its defenders, living and dead, from Steuben County, Indiana, and history of veteran organizations and kindred associations. (S.l: s.n.]. ), (Regiment, Companies, Name's; Roll Of Honor, page 42- 48)FHL US/CAN Film 547227 Item 6  FHL Collection  other libraries   INTERNET ARCHIVE  Allen County Library
  • "The Civil War" Chapter 5 in History of Steuben County, Indiana: together with sketches of its cities, villages and towns, educational, religious, civil, military, and political history, portraits of prominent persons, and biographies of representative citizens : also a condensed history of Indiana, embodying accounts of prehistoric races, aborigines, Winnebago and Black Hawk wars, and a brief review of its civil and political history. (1885. Chicago: Inter-state.), (page 339 - 406, Regiment, Companies)  FHL US/CAN Film 924060 Item 1 FHL Collection   other libraries   FamilySearch Books Online

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Other Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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