Tipton County, Indiana

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'''1844--'''Tipton County was created 15 January 1844from [[Hamilton County, Indiana|Hamilton]], [[Cass County, Indiana|Cass]] and [[Miami County, Indiana|Miami]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Tipton <ref> name="Handybook"&amp;gt;''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1844--'''Tipton County was created 15 January 1844from [[Hamilton County, Indiana|Hamilton]], [[Cass County, Indiana|Cass]] and [[Miami County, Indiana|Miami]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Tipton <ref> name="Handybook"&amp;amp;gt;''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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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]
  
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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><ref>County Clerk has marriage records from 1844, divorce, probate, and court house records from 1850. <ref>"Handybook for Genealogists:United States of American". 10th ed. (Draper, Utah:Everton Pub., 2002) Tipton County, Indiana 217 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries(WorldCat)}} {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973D27e2002}}</ref> <br>
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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>County Clerk has marriage records from 1844, divorce, probate, and court house records from 1850. &lt;ref&gt;"Handybook for Genealogists:United States of American". 10th ed. (Draper, Utah:Everton Pub., 2002) Tipton County, Indiana 217 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries(WorldCat)}} {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973D27e2002}}</ref> <br>  
  
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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. fckLR*[http://www.tiptonhistorical.com/ Tipton County Historical Society]
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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. fckLR*[http://www.tiptonhistorical.com/ Tipton County Historical Society]
  
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[http://www.tiptongenweb.org/ USGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Tipton|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}<br>[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Tipton/ Tipton County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)[http://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/ Tipton County Public Library Genealogy]<br> Digitized Newspapers, Cemeteries, Marriages, Obituaries, and Pictures <br>
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=== Tipton County, Indiana References===
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[http://www.tiptongenweb.org/ USGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Tipton|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}<br>[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Tipton/ Tipton County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)[http://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/ Tipton County Public Library Genealogy]<br> Digitized Newspapers, Cemeteries, Marriages, Obituaries, and Pictures <br>
  
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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 and v.2 FHL Collection Other Library


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
County Clerk has marriage records from 1844, divorce, probate, and court house records from 1850. <ref>"Handybook for Genealogists:United States of American". 10th ed. (Draper, Utah:Everton Pub., 2002) Tipton County, Indiana 217 At various libraries(WorldCat) FHL Book 973D27e2002</ref>


==== Family History Centers ====

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

==== Libraries ====

Tipton County Public Library contains an extensive local genealogy collection and will scan and email obituaries for free. fckLR*Tipton County Historical Society

==== Museums ====

==== Societies ====

=== Tipton County, Indiana Web Sites===

USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.Family History Library Catalog
Tipton County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)Tipton County Public Library Genealogy
Digitized Newspapers, Cemeteries, Marriages, Obituaries, and Pictures

Tipton County, Indiana References

  1. name="Handybook"&amp;gt;The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).