Steuben County, Indiana Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://indianacourthouses.com/pages/76.htm Steuben County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;55 Public Square<br> Angola, IN 46703<br>Phone: 219.668.1000&nbsp;<br><br>County Health Department has birth and death&nbsp;records;<br>County Clerk has marriage, divorec, probate and court records from 1837<br>and&nbsp;land records from mid-1800’s<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Steuben County, Indiana 216 {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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[http://indianacourthouses.com/pages/76.htm Steuben County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;55 Public Square<br>Angola, IN 46703<br>Phone: 219.668.1000&nbsp;<br><br>County Health Department has birth and death&nbsp;records;<br>County Clerk has marriage, divorec, probate and court records from 1837<br>and&nbsp;land records from mid-1800’s<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Steuben 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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*Index to Mortality Schedule (1860) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census (1880) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census (1880) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
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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&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; [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH26&CISOPTR=7899&CISOSHOW=7028 Family History Achives]&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/historyofsteuben00inte INTERNET ARCHIVE] <br>
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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&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}}
  
 
*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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#Steuben County, Indiana World War II Casualties, Army and Army Air Corps (Source: [http://www.accessgenealogy.com/worldwar/indiana/steuben.htm AccessGenealogy]) <br>
 
#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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*Index of Deaths in Steuben County, Indiana (1831-1938) (free, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Index of Deaths in Steuben County, Indiana (1831-1938) (free, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
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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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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
  
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Contents

County Courthouse

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[1]

History

Parent County

1835--Steuben County was created 7 February 1835 from La Grange County.  County seat: Angola [2]

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   Family History Achives  INTERNET ARCHIVE

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Other Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Steuben County, Indiana 216 {WorldCat|50140092|disp=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).