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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Indiana|Indiana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Steuben County''' <br>  
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Indiana|Indiana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Steuben County''' <br>  
  
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| county = Steuben County  
 
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| seat = Angola
 
| seat = Angola
 
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| building address =  Steuben County Courthouse]&lt;br&gt;55 Public Square&lt;br&gt;Angola, IN 46703&lt;br&gt;Phone: 219.668.1000 [http://indianacourthouses.com/pages/76.htm '''Steuben County Website'''] }}  
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== History  ==
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
==== Parent County ====
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==== Populated Places ====
 
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'''1835--'''Steuben County was created 7 February 1835&nbsp;from [[La Grange County, Indiana|La Grange]] County.&nbsp;'''&nbsp;County seat:''' Angola <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
==== Record Loss ====
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==== Parent County ====
  
== Places/Localities  ==
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'''1835--'''Steuben County was created 7 February 1835from [[La Grange County, Indiana|La Grange]] County.'''County seat:''' Angola <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
 
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==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Williams County, Ohio|Williams County, Ohio]]
 
*[[Williams County, Ohio|Williams County, Ohio]]
  
== Resources  ==
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==== Record Loss  ====
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=== Steuben County, Indiana Resources  ===
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====Bible Records====
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====Biographies====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*Steuben County Cemeteries - [http://www.ingenweb.org/insteuben/cem/index.html INGenWeb]<br>
 
*Steuben County Cemeteries - [http://www.ingenweb.org/insteuben/cem/index.html INGenWeb]<br>
  
==== Census ====
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==== Census Records ====
  
 
{{Census|Indiana}}  
 
{{Census|Indiana}}  
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census (1880) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census (1880) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
==== Church ====
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==== Church Records ====
  
==== Court ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
==== Land  ====
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====Directories====
  
==== Local Histories  ====
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====Gazetteers====
  
*''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&nbsp;: 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|330118|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/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/oclc/81979397&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp;&nbsp; {{FSbook|74701}}
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====Genealogies====
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====History====
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===== Local Histories  =====
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*''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|330118|item|disp=FHL Collection}}[http://www.worldcat.org/title/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/oclc/81979397&referer=brief_results other libraries]{{FSbook|74701}}
  
 
*History of Steuben County - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Steuben/hist/ Linkpendium]
 
*History of Steuben County - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Steuben/hist/ Linkpendium]
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
*Maps and Gazetteers -&nbsp; [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Steuben/maps/ Linkpendium]  
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*Maps and Gazetteers -[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Steuben/maps/ Linkpendium]  
 
*Maps for Steuben County - [http://factfinder.census.gov/servlet/ReferenceMapFramesetServlet?_bm=y&-_pan=&-PANEL_ID=rm_result&-_MapEvent=zoom&-_changeMap=ZoomOut&-_pageY=&-_zoomLevel=6&-_pageX=&-_mapY=&-rm_config=%7Cb=88%7Cl=en%7Ct=420%7Czf=0.0%7Cms=ref_legal_08pep%7Cdw=0.4059938129615691%7Cdh=0.22713288188657324%7Cdt=gov.census.aff.domain.map.EnglishMapExtent%7Cif=gif%7Ccx=-85.00816875995686%7Ccy=41.64244048986026%7Czl=5%7Cpz=5%7Cbo=2373:2329:2327:2359:2347:2377%7Cbl=2374:2330:2328:2360:2348:2378%7Cft=2375:2337:2369:2379:2323:2355:2343%7Cfl=2338:2370:2380:2324:2356:2344:2376%7Cg=04000US18&-_mapX=&-redoLog=false&-errMsg=&-geo_id=04000US18&-_latitude=&-_lang=en&-_longitude= INGenWeb]
 
*Maps for Steuben County - [http://factfinder.census.gov/servlet/ReferenceMapFramesetServlet?_bm=y&-_pan=&-PANEL_ID=rm_result&-_MapEvent=zoom&-_changeMap=ZoomOut&-_pageY=&-_zoomLevel=6&-_pageX=&-_mapY=&-rm_config=%7Cb=88%7Cl=en%7Ct=420%7Czf=0.0%7Cms=ref_legal_08pep%7Cdw=0.4059938129615691%7Cdh=0.22713288188657324%7Cdt=gov.census.aff.domain.map.EnglishMapExtent%7Cif=gif%7Ccx=-85.00816875995686%7Ccy=41.64244048986026%7Czl=5%7Cpz=5%7Cbo=2373:2329:2327:2359:2347:2377%7Cbl=2374:2330:2328:2360:2348:2378%7Cft=2375:2337:2369:2379:2323:2355:2343%7Cfl=2338:2370:2380:2324:2356:2344:2376%7Cg=04000US18&-_mapX=&-redoLog=false&-errMsg=&-geo_id=04000US18&-_latitude=&-_lang=en&-_longitude= INGenWeb]
  
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====Maps====
  
*List of Pensioners on the Roll January 1, 1883 Steuben County, Indiana (Source: [http://www.archive.org/stream/listpensionerso01buregoog#page/n201/mode/1up Internet Archive])
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====Migration====
*American Civil War, 1861-1865&nbsp;
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#The war for the Union, 1861-1865 A record of its defenders, living and dead, from Steuben county, Indiana (Source:[http://www.archive.org/details/warforunion1861100carp Internet Archive])
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==== Military Records ====
  
*World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918
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War of 1812
  
#Men and Women who Died in the Service of the United States and the Allied Nations in the World War 1914-1918 (Source: [http://genealogytrails.com/ind/steuben/military/index.html Genealogy Trails History Group])
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Civil War 1861-1865
#World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Steuben County (Source: Explore [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=6482&cj=1&path=Indiana.Steuben+County&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry.com ]) ($)
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*World War II, 1941-1945&nbsp;
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*List of Pensioners on the Roll January 1, 1883 Steuben County, Indiana (Source: [http://www.archive.org/stream/listpensionerso01buregoog#page/n201/mode/1up Internet Archive])
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*American Civil War, 1861-1865
  
#Steuben County, Indiana World War II Casualties, Army and Army Air Corps (Source: [http://www.accessgenealogy.com/worldwar/indiana/steuben.htm AccessGenealogy]) <br>
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#The war for the Union, 1861-1865 A record of its defenders, living and dead, from Steuben county, Indiana (Source:[http://www.archive.org/details/warforunion1861100carp Internet Archive])
  
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Civil War
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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.  
 
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Civil War service men from&nbsp;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&nbsp;Steuben County.  
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*[[1st Regiment, Indiana Heavy Artillery|1st Regiment]], Indiana Heavy Artillery, Company A  
 
*[[1st Regiment, Indiana Heavy Artillery|1st Regiment]], Indiana Heavy Artillery, Company A  
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*[[12th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|12th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Companies B, and C,  
 
*[[12th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|12th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Companies B, and C,  
 
*[[29th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|29th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company A  
 
*[[29th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|29th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company A  
*[[44th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|44th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies A, G, and&nbsp;K  
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*[[44th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|44th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies A, G, and K  
 
*[[74th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|74th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H  
 
*[[74th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|74th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H  
*[[100th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|100th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies B, and C&nbsp;
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*[[100th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|100th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies B, and C
 
*[[129th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|129th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies A, H, and I  
 
*[[129th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|129th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies A, H, and I  
 
*[[152nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|152nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K  
 
*[[152nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|152nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K  
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*[[42nd Regiment, Illinois Infantry|42nd Regiment]], Illinois Infantry, Company I
 
*[[42nd Regiment, Illinois Infantry|42nd Regiment]], Illinois Infantry, Company I
  
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CIVIL WAR BOOKS
  
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*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|127981|item|disp=FHL Collection}} [http://www.worldcat.org/title/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/oclc/35161014&referer=brief_results other libraries][http://www.archive.org/details/warforunion1861100carp INTERNET ARCHIVE][http://www.genealogycenter.info/military/civilwar/search_steubenco.php Allen County Library] <br>
  
*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;&nbsp;Roll Of Honor, page 42- 48)FHL US/CAN Film 547227 Item 6&nbsp; {{FHL|127981|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/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/oclc/35161014&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/details/warforunion1861100carp INTERNET ARCHIVE]&nbsp; [http://www.genealogycenter.info/military/civilwar/search_steubenco.php Allen County Library] <br>
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*''"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|330118|item|disp=FHL Collection}}[http://www.worldcat.org/title/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/oclc/81979397&referer=brief_results other libraries]{{FSbook|74701}}
  
*''"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&nbsp;: 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,&nbsp;Regiment, Companies)&nbsp;&nbsp;FHL US/CAN Film 924060 Item 1 {{FHL|330118|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/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/oclc/81979397&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp;&nbsp; {{FSbook|74701}}
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*World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918
  
==== Newspapers  ====
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#Men and Women who Died in the Service of the United States and the Allied Nations in the World War 1914-1918 (Source: [http://genealogytrails.com/ind/steuben/military/index.html Genealogy Trails History Group])
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#World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Steuben County (Source: Explore [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=6482&cj=1&path=Indiana.Steuben+County&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry.com ]) ($)
  
==== Probate  ====
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*World War II, 1941-1945
  
==== Taxation  ====
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#Steuben County, Indiana World War II Casualties, Army and Army Air Corps (Source: [http://www.accessgenealogy.com/worldwar/indiana/steuben.htm AccessGenealogy]) <br>
  
==== Vital Records  ====
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====Naturalization and Citizenship====
  
*Index of Deaths in Steuben County, Indiana (1831-1938) (free, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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====Obituaries====
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*Roster of Civilian Conservation Corps, Angola, Steuben County, Indiana (1938) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])<br>
 
*Roster of Civilian Conservation Corps, Angola, Steuben County, Indiana (1938) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])<br>
  
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=====Court House=====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
== Web Sites  ==
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==== Taxation  ====
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=====Birth Records=====
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=====Marriage Records=====
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=====Death Records=====
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*Index of Deaths in Steuben County, Indiana (1831-1938) (free, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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=== Steuben County, Indiana Web Sites  ===
  
 
*[http://www.ingenweb.org/insteuben/ USGenWeb project.] May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*[http://www.ingenweb.org/insteuben/ USGenWeb project.] May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Steuben/ Steuben County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Steuben/ Steuben County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
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Steuben County, Indiana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Indiana
Location of Indiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 7, 1835
County Seat Angola
Courthouse
Address Steuben County Website

Contents

Historical Facts

Populated Places

Boundary Changes

Parent County

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

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

Steuben County, Indiana Resources

Bible Records

Biographies

Cemeteries

Census Records

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

Church Records

Court Records

Directories

Gazetteers

Genealogies

History

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 Collectionother librariesFamilySearch Books Online

Land and Property

Maps

Maps

Migration

Military Records

War of 1812

Civil War 1861-1865

  • 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)


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 BOOKS

  • 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 6FHL Collection other librariesINTERNET ARCHIVEAllen 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 Collectionother librariesFamilySearch Books Online
  • 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)

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Occupations

Other Records

Probate Records

Repositories

Archives
Court House
Family History Centers
Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth Records
Marriage Records
Death Records

Steuben County, Indiana Web Sites

References

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