Wells County, Indiana

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1835--'''Wells County was created 7 February 1835&nbsp;from [[Allen County, Indiana|Allen]], [[Delaware County, Indiana|Delaware]] and [[Randolph County, Indiana|Randolph]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:&nbsp; '''Bluffton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref><span class="Apple-style-span" style="color: rgb(0,43,184); text-decoration: underline"> </span>
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'''1835--'''Wells County was created 7 February 1835&nbsp;from [[Allen County, Indiana|Allen]], [[Delaware County, Indiana|Delaware]] and [[Randolph County, Indiana|Randolph]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:&nbsp; '''Bluffton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref><span class="Apple-style-span" style="color: rgb(0,43,184); text-decoration: underline"> </span>  
  
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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*Cemeteries of Well County&nbsp;[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Wells/ Linkpendium]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.usgennet.org/usa/in/county/floyd/contents.html INGen Web]
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*Cemeteries of Well County&nbsp;[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Wells/ Linkpendium]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.usgennet.org/usa/in/county/floyd/contents.html INGen Web]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society]  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_wellsapostolic.php Apostolic Christian Church Cemetery]  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_wellsapostolic.php Apostolic Christian Church Cemetery]  
 
*[[LDS Cemetery Records|LDS Cemetery Records]]
 
*[[LDS Cemetery Records|LDS Cemetery Records]]
  
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==== Census ====
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Well County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
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*Newspaper Clipping&nbsp; [http://www.usgennet.org/usa/in/county/floyd/contents.html#military INGen Web]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Wells/ Linkpendium]
 
*Newspaper Clipping&nbsp; [http://www.usgennet.org/usa/in/county/floyd/contents.html#military INGen Web]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Wells/ Linkpendium]
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
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Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1835--Wells County was created 7 February 1835 from Allen, Delaware and Randolph Counties.
County seat:  Bluffton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

US Vol. 5 page 193 - Prairieview Cemetery

Census

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Well 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 Well County.

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).