Tippecanoe County, Indiana Genealogy

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Tippecanoe county; 301 Main St; Lafayette, IN 47901; Ph. 765.423.9326 Details: (Clk Cir Ct has m rec from 1830, d rec, div rec from 1850, pro & ct rec from 1832 & nat rec)
  
 
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County Courthouse

Tippecanoe county; 301 Main St; Lafayette, IN 47901; Ph. 765.423.9326 Details: (Clk Cir Ct has m rec from 1830, d rec, div rec from 1850, pro & ct rec from 1832 & nat rec)

History

Parent County

1826--Tippecanoe County was created 20 January 1826 from Parke County and unorganized territory.
County seat: Lafayette [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • West Lafayette

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Biographical history of Tippecanoe, White, Jasper, Newton, Benton, Warren and Pulaski counties, (Indiana. 2003. La Crosse WI: Brookhaven Press.) FHL US/CAN Film 1731988 FHL Collection   other library   vol.1  Google books   vol.2   Google books

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Tippecanoe 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 Tippecanoe County.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Indiana State Digital Achives for Death, E-Publication, Instiution, Military, Misc Historical, Naturalization Records can be searched by person name (accessed 26 May 2011)

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).