Steuben County, IndianaEdit This Page

From FamilySearch Wiki

Revision as of 01:02, 13 March 2013 by Jnsouth (Talk | contribs)

United States Gotoarrow.png Indiana Gotoarrow.png Steuben County

Hand and keyboard.jpg Indiana
Online Records

{{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 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).

 

Need additional research help? Contact our research help specialists.

Need wiki, indexing, or website help? Contact our product teams.


Did you find this article helpful?

You're invited to explain your rating on the discussion page (you must be signed in).