Switzerland County, Indiana Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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*Index and map of Bovard Cemetery, Cotton Township (free, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])<br>
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*Index and map of Littlefield Cemetery, Cotton&nbsp;Township (free, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])<br>
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==== Census<br> ====
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*Index to Mortality Schedule for Switzerland County, Indiana (1860) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Switzerland County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])<br>
  
 
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*Directory of Businesses in Switzerland County, Indiana (1858, 1868) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])<br>
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
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==== Military  ====
 
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*Civil War Soliders from Switzerland County, Indiana (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])<br>
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Civil War  
 
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*[[38th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|38th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry , Company C  
 
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*[[52nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|52nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company D  
 
*[[52nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|52nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company D  
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*[[83rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|83rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company C  
 
*[[83rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|83rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company C  
 
*[[93rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|93rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies C and D  
 
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*''"Military History" Chapter 10 in History of Switzerland County, Indiana from Their Earliest Settlement: Containing a History of the Cities, Townships, Towns, Villages, Schools, and Churches&nbsp;; Remininiscences, Extracts, Etc.&nbsp;; Local Statistics&nbsp;; Portraits of Early Settlers and Prominent Men ''; (Biographies. Mt. Vernon, Ind: Windmill Publications, 1993.), (page 1099-1199&nbsp;give&nbsp;Regiment, Compant, Name) 977.2125 H2h FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|720753|item|disp=FHL Collection}}, [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-switzerland-county-indiana-from-their-earliest-settlement-containing-a-history-of-the-cities-townships-towns-villages-schools-and-churches-remininiscences-extracts-etc-local-statistics-portraits-of-early-settlers-and-prominent-men-biographies/oclc/688601225&referer=brief_results other library] <br>
 
*''"Military History" Chapter 10 in History of Switzerland County, Indiana from Their Earliest Settlement: Containing a History of the Cities, Townships, Towns, Villages, Schools, and Churches&nbsp;; Remininiscences, Extracts, Etc.&nbsp;; Local Statistics&nbsp;; Portraits of Early Settlers and Prominent Men ''; (Biographies. Mt. Vernon, Ind: Windmill Publications, 1993.), (page 1099-1199&nbsp;give&nbsp;Regiment, Compant, Name) 977.2125 H2h FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|720753|item|disp=FHL Collection}}, [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-switzerland-county-indiana-from-their-earliest-settlement-containing-a-history-of-the-cities-townships-towns-villages-schools-and-churches-remininiscences-extracts-etc-local-statistics-portraits-of-early-settlers-and-prominent-men-biographies/oclc/688601225&referer=brief_results other library] <br>
  
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*Index to Newspapers in Vevay, Switzerland County, Indiana (1840, 1853-1901) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
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Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1814--Switzerland County was created 7 September 1814 from Dearborn and Jefferson Counties.
County seat: Vevay [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Directories

Land

Local Histories

  • History of Switzerland County, Indiana from Their Earliest Settlement: Containing a History of the Cities, Townships, Towns, Villages, Schools, and Churches ; Remininiscences, Extracts, Etc. ; Local Statistics ; Portraits of Early Settlers and Prominent Men ; (Biographies. Mt. Vernon, Ind: Windmill Publications, 1993.), 977.2125 H2h FHL US/CAN Book  FHL Collection, other library
  • Weakley, Harraman & Co. History of Dearborn, Ohio and Switzerland Counties, Indiana: From Their Earliest Settlement, Containing a History of the Counties, Their Cities, Townships, Towns, Villages, Schools, and Churches ... Biographies ... History of the North-West Territory, the State of Indiana, and the Indians. (Chicago: Weakley, Harraman & Co, 2008.)  other library    INTERNET ARCHIVE  (Only the Switzerland County portion is included below.)

Maps

Military


Civil War

Civil War service men from Switzerland 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 Switzerland County.


Civil War Book


  • "Military History" Chapter 10 in History of Switzerland County, Indiana from Their Earliest Settlement: Containing a History of the Cities, Townships, Towns, Villages, Schools, and Churches ; Remininiscences, Extracts, Etc. ; Local Statistics ; Portraits of Early Settlers and Prominent Men ; (Biographies. Mt. Vernon, Ind: Windmill Publications, 1993.), (page 1099-1199 give Regiment, Compant, Name) 977.2125 H2h FHL US/CAN Book  FHL Collection, other library


Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital 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).