Tipton County, Indiana GenealogyEdit This Page

From FamilySearch Wiki

Revision as of 12:45, 22 March 2013 by HealeyJE (Talk | contribs)

United States Gotoarrow.png Indiana Gotoarrow.png Tipton County

Adopt-a-wiki page
Indiana Genealogical Society.JPG This page adopted by:
Indiana Genealogical Society
who welcome you to contribute.
Adopt a page today

Tipton County, Indiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Indiana
Location of Indiana in the U.S.
Founded January 15, 1844
County Seat Tipton
Address Tipton County Courthouse
101 E Jefferson
Tipton, IN 46072
Phone: 765.675.2795

Tipton County Website


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


Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Tipton County, Indiana Resources


Census Records

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

Church Records

Court Records


Land and Property


Local Histories


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




School Records


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




Tipton County Courthouses
101 E Jefferson
Tipton, IN 46072

County Clerk has marriage records from 1844.
divorce, probate, and court house records from 1850. Cite error: Closing </ref> missing for <ref> tag

Cite error: <ref> tags exist, but no <references/> tag was found


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).