Tipton County, Indiana

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| building address = [http://indianacourthouses.com/pages/80.htm Tipton County Courthouse]<br>101 E Jefferson<br>Tipton, IN 46072<br>Phone: 765.675.2795<br><br>[http://www.Tiptoncounty.us/ '''Tipton County Website'''] }}  
 
| building address = [http://indianacourthouses.com/pages/80.htm Tipton County Courthouse]<br>101 E Jefferson<br>Tipton, IN 46072<br>Phone: 765.675.2795<br><br>[http://www.Tiptoncounty.us/ '''Tipton County Website'''] }}  
  
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=== Historical Facts ===
=== Historical Facts ===
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*Marvin W. Pershing , ''Tipton County, Indiana history'', 1914 Facsim. of History of Tipton County, Indiana: her people, industries and institutions --Indianapolis, Indiana: B. F. Bowen &amp; Co., 1914,( Kokomo, Indiana:Selby Publishing &amp; Printing, c1985) 977.255 H2p v.1&amp;v.2 {{FHL|406083|item|disp=FHL Collection}} [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-tipton-county-indiana-her-people-industries-and-institutions-with-biographical-sketches-of-representative-citizens-and-genealogical-records-of-many-of-the-old-families/oclc/247767354&referer=brief_results Other Libary]<br>
 
*Marvin W. Pershing , ''Tipton County, Indiana history'', 1914 Facsim. of History of Tipton County, Indiana: her people, industries and institutions --Indianapolis, Indiana: B. F. Bowen &amp; Co., 1914,( Kokomo, Indiana:Selby Publishing &amp; Printing, c1985) 977.255 H2p v.1&amp;v.2 {{FHL|406083|item|disp=FHL Collection}} [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-tipton-county-indiana-her-people-industries-and-institutions-with-biographical-sketches-of-representative-citizens-and-genealogical-records-of-many-of-the-old-families/oclc/247767354&referer=brief_results Other Libary]<br>
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*History of Tipton County, Indiana - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Tipton/hist/ Linkpendium]
 
*History of Tipton County, Indiana - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Tipton/hist/ Linkpendium]
  
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*A cemetery index of Tipton County can be found at [http://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/ http://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/].&nbsp; The index was compiled from 1978-1980, so any burials after that are not listed.
 
*A cemetery index of Tipton County can be found at [http://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/ http://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/].&nbsp; The index was compiled from 1978-1980, so any burials after that are not listed.
  
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{{Census|Indiana}}  
 
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Tipton County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Tipton County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
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==== Directories  ====
 
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*Directory of Businesses in Tipton County, Indiana (1868) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Directory of Businesses in Tipton County, Indiana (1868) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
==== Land and Property ====
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===History===
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
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*Maps and Gazetteers - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Tipton/maps/ Linkpendium]
 
*Maps and Gazetteers - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Tipton/maps/ Linkpendium]
  
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==== Military Records ====
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*See Military Records and Histories - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Tipton/ Linkpendium]
 
*See Military Records and Histories - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Tipton/ Linkpendium]
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*[[140th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|140th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company G  
 
*[[140th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|140th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company G  
 
*[[148th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|148th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company F  
 
*[[148th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|148th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company F  
*[[153rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|153rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K  
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*[[153rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|153rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K
  
 
*A list of Civil War soldiers buried in Tipton County can be found at [http://www.tiptonpl.lib.in.us/pages/cwburied.pdf http://www.tiptonpl.lib.in.us/pages/cwburied.pdf]
 
*A list of Civil War soldiers buried in Tipton County can be found at [http://www.tiptonpl.lib.in.us/pages/cwburied.pdf http://www.tiptonpl.lib.in.us/pages/cwburied.pdf]
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*[http://tinyurl.com/3n3qgms Indiana State Digital Archives ]for Death, E-Publication, Institution, Military, Misc Historical, Naturalization Records can be searched by person name (accessed 26 May 2011) <br>
 
*[http://tinyurl.com/3n3qgms Indiana State Digital Archives ]for Death, E-Publication, Institution, Military, Misc Historical, Naturalization Records can be searched by person name (accessed 26 May 2011) <br>
  
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===== Marriages Records  =====
 
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*A marriage index of Tipton County can be found at http://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/. The index contains marriages from 1844 - 1930.
 
*A marriage index of Tipton County can be found at http://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/. The index contains marriages from 1844 - 1930.
  
*Indiana Marriages, 1802-1892 - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7852&cj=1&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry.con ]$ <
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*Indiana Marriages, 1802-1892 - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7852&cj=1&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry.con ]$ &lt;
  
 
*Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992-[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674830 FamilySearch]
 
*Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992-[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674830 FamilySearch]
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*Indiana Marriage, 1811-1959-[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1410397 FamilySearch]
 
*Indiana Marriage, 1811-1959-[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1410397 FamilySearch]
  
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*Indiana, Death Index, 1882-1920 -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1947977 FamilySearch]
 
*Indiana, Death Index, 1882-1920 -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1947977 FamilySearch]
  
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[http://indianacourthouses.com/pages/80.hem Tipton County Courthouses]<br>101 E Jefferson<br>Tipton, IN 46072<br> Phone:1-765-675-2795<br><br>County Clerk has marriage records from 1844. <br> divorce, probate, and court house records from 1850. <ref name="HBG">"Handybook for Ggenealogists:United States of American". 10th ed. (Draper, Utah:Everton Pub., 2002). Tipton Coutny, Indiana 217 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries(WorldCat)}} {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973D27e2002}}. <ref/>
  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
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*[http://www.tiptonpl.lib.in.us Tipton County Public Library] contains an extensive local genealogy collection and will scan and email obituaries for free.  
 
*[http://www.tiptonpl.lib.in.us Tipton County Public Library] contains an extensive local genealogy collection and will scan and email obituaries for free.  
 
*[http://www.tiptonhistorical.com/ Tipton County Historical Society]
 
*[http://www.tiptonhistorical.com/ Tipton County Historical Society]
  
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=== Tipton County, Indiana Web Sites  ===
 
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Tipton County, Indiana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Indiana
Location of Indiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 15, 1844
County Seat Tipton
Courthouse
Address Tipton County Courthouse
101 E Jefferson
Tipton, IN 46072
Phone: 765.675.2795

Tipton County Website


Contents

Historical Facts

  • Marvin W. Pershing , Tipton County, Indiana history, 1914 Facsim. of History of Tipton County, Indiana: her people, industries and institutions --Indianapolis, Indiana: B. F. Bowen & Co., 1914,( Kokomo, Indiana:Selby Publishing & Printing, c1985) 977.255 H2p v.1&v.2 FHL Collection Other Libary


Parent County

1844--Tipton County was created 15 January 1844from Hamilton, Cass and Miami Counties.
County seat: Tipton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Tipton County, Indiana Resources

Cemeteries

Census Records

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

Church Records

Court Records

Directories

Land and Property

History

Local Histories

Maps


Military Records

Civil War

Civil War service men from Tipton 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 Tipton County.

Civil War Book

  • "Military," Chapter 17 in Pershing, M. W. History of Tipton County, Indiana, 1914. ( [Kokomo, Ind.] (3405 Zartman Rd., Kokomo 46902): Selby Pub.Print, 1985.),(page 141-165),977.255 H2p FHL Collectionother libraries

Newspapers

Pictures

Probate

School Records

Taxation

Vital Records

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

Repositories

Archives

Courthouse

Tipton County Courthouses
101 E Jefferson
Tipton, IN 46072
Phone:1-765-675-2795

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