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{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Crawford County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1818 | founded date = January 29 | seat = English | building image = | building address = 316 S Court<br>English, IN 47118-0375<br>Phone: 812.338.2565 [http://www.county-clerk.net/countyclerk.asp?state=Indiana&county=Crawford Crawford County Courthouse]<br>}}  
 
{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Crawford County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1818 | founded date = January 29 | seat = English | building image = | building address = 316 S Court<br>English, IN 47118-0375<br>Phone: 812.338.2565 [http://www.county-clerk.net/countyclerk.asp?state=Indiana&county=Crawford Crawford County Courthouse]<br>}}  
  
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=== Historical Facts  ===
  
=== Historical Facts ===
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==== Populated Places  ====
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
==== Boundary Changes ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
 
 
*[[Dubois County, Indiana|Dubois]]  
 
*[[Dubois County, Indiana|Dubois]]  
 
*[[Harrison County, Indiana|Harrison]]  
 
*[[Harrison County, Indiana|Harrison]]  
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*[[Perry County, Indiana|Perry]]  
 
*[[Perry County, Indiana|Perry]]  
 
*[[Washington County, Indiana|Washington]]
 
*[[Washington County, Indiana|Washington]]
==== Record Loss ====
 
  
=== Resources ===
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=== Resources ===
  
==== Bible Records ====
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==== Biographies ====
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==== Business Records ====
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==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Cemeteries ====
 
 
*Crawford County, Indiana: Cemeteries - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Crawford/cem/ Linkpendium]
 
*Crawford County, Indiana: Cemeteries - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Crawford/cem/ Linkpendium]
  
 
*Cemetery Records -[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/in/county/crawford/#cemetery INGenWeb]
 
*Cemetery Records -[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/in/county/crawford/#cemetery INGenWeb]
  
==== Census Records ====
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==== Census Records ====
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{{Census|Indiana}}  
 
{{Census|Indiana}}  
  
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*Census Records -[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~incrawfo/?cj=1&o_xid=0001177079&o_lid=0001177079#census INGenWeb]  
 
*Census Records -[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~incrawfo/?cj=1&o_xid=0001177079&o_lid=0001177079#census INGenWeb]  
 
*Early Residents of Crawford County (1820) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Early Residents of Crawford County (1820) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
==== Church Records ====
 
  
==== Court Records ====
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==== Directories  ====
  
==== Directories ====
 
 
*Directory of Businesses in Leavenworth, Crawford County, Indiana (1868) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Directory of Businesses in Leavenworth, Crawford County, Indiana (1868) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
==== Emigration and Immigration ====
 
  
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==== Genealogies  ====
  
==== Genealogies ====
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==== Histories  ====
  
==== Histories ====
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===== Local Histories =====
  
===== Local Histories =====
 
 
*Pleasant, Hazen Hayes. 1926. ''A history of Crawford County, Indiana''. (Greenfield, Ind: Wm. Mitchell Printing Co.) 977.228 H2p FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|170079|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-crawford-county-indiana/oclc/1850818&referer=brief_results other libraies]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=27680 ancestry.com&nbsp; ]$
 
*Pleasant, Hazen Hayes. 1926. ''A history of Crawford County, Indiana''. (Greenfield, Ind: Wm. Mitchell Printing Co.) 977.228 H2p FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|170079|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-crawford-county-indiana/oclc/1850818&referer=brief_results other libraies]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=27680 ancestry.com&nbsp; ]$
  
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*Crawford County, Indiana: History - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Crawford/hist/ Linkpendium]
 
*Crawford County, Indiana: History - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Crawford/hist/ Linkpendium]
  
==== Land and Property ====
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==== Maps  ====
  
==== Maps ====
 
 
*Crawford County, Indiana: Maps and Gazetteers - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Crawford/maps/ Linkpendium]
 
*Crawford County, Indiana: Maps and Gazetteers - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Crawford/maps/ Linkpendium]
==== Military Records ====
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*- see - Military Records and Histories - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Crawford/ Linkpendium]
 
*- see - Military Records and Histories - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Crawford/ Linkpendium]
===== ''Civil War'' =====
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Civil War service men from&nbsp;Crawford County served in various regiments. Men often joined a regiment or a company (within a regiment)that originated in their county. Listed below are the military units that were formed in or had many men from&nbsp;Crawford County.  
 
Civil War service men from&nbsp;Crawford County served in various regiments. Men often joined a regiment or a company (within a regiment)that originated in their county. Listed below are the military units that were formed in or had many men from&nbsp;Crawford County.  
  
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*Crawford Co, Indiana Civil War Soldiers - [http://www.censusdiggins.com/crawford.html CensusDiggins.com]  
 
*Crawford Co, Indiana Civil War Soldiers - [http://www.censusdiggins.com/crawford.html CensusDiggins.com]  
*Civil War Military Records - [http://www.kentuckianagenealogy.org/crawford/military/index.html INGenWeb]  
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*Civil War Military Records - [http://www.kentuckianagenealogy.org/crawford/military/index.html INGenWeb]
  
 
*MILITARY PERSONS (Who served from Crawford Co., IN or are buried in the county.) [http://www.kentuckianagenealogy.org/crawford/military/military.html INGenWeb]
 
*MILITARY PERSONS (Who served from Crawford Co., IN or are buried in the county.) [http://www.kentuckianagenealogy.org/crawford/military/military.html INGenWeb]
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*"Civil War" Chapter 14 in Pleasant, Hazen Hayes. 1926. ''A history of Crawford County, Indiana''. (Greenfield, Ind: Wm. Mitchell Printing Co.), (page 229-306, Regiment, Companies, Name's, history of Knight of Golden Circle),&nbsp;977.228 H2p FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|170079|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-crawford-county-indiana/oclc/1850818&referer=brief_results other libraies]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=27680 ancestry.com&nbsp; ]$
 
*"Civil War" Chapter 14 in Pleasant, Hazen Hayes. 1926. ''A history of Crawford County, Indiana''. (Greenfield, Ind: Wm. Mitchell Printing Co.), (page 229-306, Regiment, Companies, Name's, history of Knight of Golden Circle),&nbsp;977.228 H2p FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|170079|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-crawford-county-indiana/oclc/1850818&referer=brief_results other libraies]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=27680 ancestry.com&nbsp; ]$
===== ''World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918'' =====
 
  
===== ''World War II, 1941-1945'' =====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
  
==== Newspapers ====
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==== Obituaries ====
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==== Probate Records ====
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==== Public Records ====
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==== Repositories ====
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===== Courthouse =====
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===== Courthouse =====
  
 
[http://www.county-clerk.net/countyclerk.asp?state=Indiana&county=Crawford Crawford County Courthouse]<br>316 S Court<br>English, IN 47118-0375<br>Phone: 812.338.2565  
 
[http://www.county-clerk.net/countyclerk.asp?state=Indiana&county=Crawford Crawford County Courthouse]<br>316 S Court<br>English, IN 47118-0375<br>Phone: 812.338.2565  
  
 
County Clerk has marriage records from 1818, <br>divorce, probate and court records from 1860.<br>County Health Department has birth and death records. <br>County Recorder has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Crawford County, Indiana 211 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
 
County Clerk has marriage records from 1818, <br>divorce, probate and court records from 1860.<br>County Health Department has birth and death records. <br>County Recorder has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Crawford County, Indiana 211 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
===== Archives =====
 
  
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===== Societies  =====
  
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===== Family History Centers  =====
  
===== Family History Centers =====
 
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
==== School Records ====
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*Directory of Teachers (1936) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Directory of Teachers (1936) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
==== Taxation ====
 
  
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*Vital Records -[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~incrawfo/?cj=1&o_xid=0001177079&o_lid=0001177079#vitals INGenWeb] <br>
 
*Vital Records -[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~incrawfo/?cj=1&o_xid=0001177079&o_lid=0001177079#vitals INGenWeb] <br>
  
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===== Marriage Records =====
 
 
*Indiana Marriages, 1802-1892 - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7852&cj=1&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry.con ]$ <br>
 
*Indiana Marriages, 1802-1892 - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7852&cj=1&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry.con ]$ <br>
  
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*Indiana Marriage, 1811-1959&nbsp; -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1410397 FamilySearch] <br>
 
*Indiana Marriage, 1811-1959&nbsp; -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1410397 FamilySearch] <br>
  
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*[http://tinyurl.com/3n3qgms Indiana State Digital Achives ]for Death, E-Publication, Instiution, Military, Misc Historical, Naturalization Records can be searched by person name (accessed 26 May 2011) <br>
 
*[http://tinyurl.com/3n3qgms Indiana State Digital Achives ]for Death, E-Publication, Instiution, Military, Misc Historical, Naturalization Records can be searched by person name (accessed 26 May 2011) <br>
  
 
*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]
==== Voter Registration ====
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*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/in/county/crawford/ USGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/in/county/crawford/ USGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Crawford|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Crawford|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Crawford/ Crawfod County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Crawford/ Crawfod County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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Crawford County, Indiana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Indiana
Location of Indiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 29, 1818
County Seat English
Courthouse
Address 316 S Court
English, IN 47118-0375
Phone: 812.338.2565 Crawford County Courthouse



Historical Facts

Populated Places

Boundary Changes

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biographies

Business Records

Cemeteries

Census Records

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

  • Crawford County, Indiana: Census Records and Indexes - Linkpendium

Church Records

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic and Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogies

Histories

Local Histories
  • Biographical and Historical Souvenir for the Counties of Clark, Crawford, Harrison, Floyd, Jefferson, Jennings, Scott and Washington, Indiana. (Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic, 1972.) FHL US/CAN Film 934899 Item 4 FHL Collection  other libraries   INTERNET ARCHIVE

Land and Property

Maps

  • Crawford County, Indiana: Maps and Gazetteers - Linkpendium

Military Records

Civil War

Civil War service men from Crawford County served in various regiments. Men often joined a regiment or a company (within a regiment)that originated in their county. Listed below are the military units that were formed in or had many men from Crawford County.


  • MILITARY PERSONS (Who served from Crawford Co., IN or are buried in the county.) INGenWeb

Civil War Books

  • "Civil War" Chapter 14 in Pleasant, Hazen Hayes. 1926. A history of Crawford County, Indiana. (Greenfield, Ind: Wm. Mitchell Printing Co.), (page 229-306, Regiment, Companies, Name's, history of Knight of Golden Circle), 977.228 H2p FHL US/CAN Book  FHL Collection   other libraies   ancestry.com  $
World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918
World War II, 1941-1945

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate Records

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Crawford County Courthouse
316 S Court
English, IN 47118-0375
Phone: 812.338.2565

County Clerk has marriage records from 1818,
divorce, probate and court records from 1860.
County Health Department has birth and death records.
County Recorder has land records. [1]

Archives
Libraries
Museums
Societies
Family History Centers

School Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth Records
Marriage Records
Death 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)

Voter Registration

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Crawford County, Indiana 211 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.