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{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Harrison County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1808 | founded date = October 11 | seat = Corydon | building image = | building address = Harrison County; 300 N Capitol Ave; Corydon, IN 47112-1139; Ph. 812.738.4289}}
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{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Harrison County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1808 | founded date = October 11 | seat = Corydon | building image = | building address = Harrison County; 300 N Capitol Ave; Corydon, IN 47112-1139; Ph. 812.738.4289}}  
  
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=== Historical Facts ===
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Populated Places ====
  
==== Boundary Changes ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
 
 
*[[Crawford County, Indiana|Crawford]]  
 
*[[Crawford County, Indiana|Crawford]]  
 
*[[Floyd County, Indiana|Floyd]]  
 
*[[Floyd County, Indiana|Floyd]]  
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*[[Meade County, Kentucky|Meade County, Kentucky]]  
 
*[[Meade County, Kentucky|Meade County, Kentucky]]  
 
*[[Washington County, Indiana|Washington]]
 
*[[Washington County, Indiana|Washington]]
==== Record Loss ====
 
  
=== Resources ===
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==== Bible Records  ====
  
==== Bible Records ====
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==== Biographies  ====
  
==== Biographies ====
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==== Business Records  ====
  
==== Business Records ====
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==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Cemeteries ====
 
 
*Cemeteries for Harrison County - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Harrison/cem/ Linkpendium]  
 
*Cemeteries for Harrison County - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Harrison/cem/ Linkpendium]  
 
*Location of Harrison County Cemeteries By Township -[http://home.insightbb.com/~ingen/harrcocemsbytwp.html INGenWeb]<br>
 
*Location of Harrison County Cemeteries By Township -[http://home.insightbb.com/~ingen/harrcocemsbytwp.html INGenWeb]<br>
==== Census Records ====
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{{Census|Indiana}}  
 
{{Census|Indiana}}  
  
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*Harrison County, Indiana: Census Records and Indexes - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Harrison/cen/ Linkpendium]
 
*Harrison County, Indiana: Census Records and Indexes - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Harrison/cen/ Linkpendium]
  
==== Church Records ====
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==== Court Records ====
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==== Directories ====
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==== Directories ====
  
==== Emigration and Immigration ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
==== Ethnic and Religious Groups ====
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==== Ethnic and Religious Groups ====
  
==== Gazetteers ====
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==== Genealogies ====
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==== Genealogies ====
  
==== Histories ====
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==== Histories ====
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===== Local Histories  =====
  
===== Local Histories =====
 
 
*Funk, Arville L. 1974. ''Historical almanac of Harrison County, Indiana''. (Corydon, Ind: Alfco Publications.) 977.2 A1 no. 40 FHL US/CAN Book {{FHL|15851|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/historical-almanac-of-harrison-county-indiana/oclc/1120585&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/details/illustratedatlas00bull INTERNET&nbsp;ARCHIVE]
 
*Funk, Arville L. 1974. ''Historical almanac of Harrison County, Indiana''. (Corydon, Ind: Alfco Publications.) 977.2 A1 no. 40 FHL US/CAN Book {{FHL|15851|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/historical-almanac-of-harrison-county-indiana/oclc/1120585&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/details/illustratedatlas00bull INTERNET&nbsp;ARCHIVE]
  
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*History for Harrison County&nbsp;- [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Harrison/cem/ Linkpendium]
 
*History for Harrison County&nbsp;- [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Harrison/cem/ Linkpendium]
==== Land and Property ====
 
  
==== Maps ====
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==== Maps ====
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*Maps and Gazetteers&nbsp;- [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Harrison/maps/ Linkpendium]
 
*Maps and Gazetteers&nbsp;- [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Harrison/maps/ Linkpendium]
  
==== Military Records ====
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==== Military Records ====
*Harrison County Military Index (Source: Genealogy [http://genealogytrails.com/ind/harrison/militaryindex.html Trails History Group]) <br>
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*List of Pensioners on the Roll January 1, 1883 Harrison County, Indiana (Source: [http://www.archive.org/stream/listpensionerso01buregoog#page/n84/mode/1up Internet Archive]) <br>
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*Harrison County Military Index (Source: Genealogy [http://genealogytrails.com/ind/harrison/militaryindex.html Trails History Group]) <br>  
*Some Revolutionary War Soldiers Buried in Harrison County&nbsp; I[http://home.insightbb.com/~ingen/cemetery/revolution.html NGenWeb] <br>
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*List of Pensioners on the Roll January 1, 1883 Harrison County, Indiana (Source: [http://www.archive.org/stream/listpensionerso01buregoog#page/n84/mode/1up Internet Archive]) <br>  
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*Some Revolutionary War Soldiers Buried in Harrison County&nbsp; I[http://home.insightbb.com/~ingen/cemetery/revolution.html NGenWeb] <br>  
 
*African - American Veterans in Harrison County, Indiana (1890) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical&nbsp;Society]) <br>
 
*African - American Veterans in Harrison County, Indiana (1890) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical&nbsp;Society]) <br>
===== ''Civil War'' =====
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Civil War service men from Harrison 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 Harrison County.<br>  
 
Civil War service men from Harrison 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 Harrison County.<br>  
  
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#Corydon Battle Summary 1863 (Source: American Battlefield [http://www.nps.gov/history/hps/abpp/battles/in001.htm Protection Program])
 
#Corydon Battle Summary 1863 (Source: American Battlefield [http://www.nps.gov/history/hps/abpp/battles/in001.htm Protection Program])
  
Civil War Battles
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Civil War Battles The following Civil War battle was fought in Harrison County.  
The following Civil War battle was fought in Harrison County.  
 
  
 
*July 9, 1863 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/in001.htm Corydon]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/in001.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 13 August, 2012)</ref>
 
*July 9, 1863 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/in001.htm Corydon]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/in001.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 13 August, 2012)</ref>
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:[http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/INmap.htm Map] showing Civil War battles in Indiana.
 
:[http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/INmap.htm Map] showing Civil War battles in Indiana.
  
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===== ''World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918''  =====
  
===== ''World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918'' =====
 
 
*World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Harrison County (Source: Explore [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=6482&cj=1&path=Indiana.Harrison+County&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry] ) ($)
 
*World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Harrison County (Source: Explore [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=6482&cj=1&path=Indiana.Harrison+County&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry] ) ($)
===== ''World War II, 1941-1945'' =====
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*Harrison County, Indiana World War II Casualties, Army and Army Air Corps (Source: [http://www.accessgenealogy.com/worldwar/indiana/harrison.htm AccessGenealogy]) <br>
 
*Harrison County, Indiana World War II Casualties, Army and Army Air Corps (Source: [http://www.accessgenealogy.com/worldwar/indiana/harrison.htm AccessGenealogy]) <br>
==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
 
  
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==== Obituaries ====
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==== Newspapers  ====
  
==== Probate Records ====
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==== Obituaries  ====
  
==== Public Records ====
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==== Probate Records ====
  
==== Repositories ====
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===== Courthouse  =====
  
===== Courthouse =====
 
 
Harrison County<br>300 N. Capitol Ave.<br>Corydon, IN 47112-1139<br>Ph. 812.738.4289<br>  
 
Harrison County<br>300 N. Capitol Ave.<br>Corydon, IN 47112-1139<br>Ph. 812.738.4289<br>  
  
===== Archives =====
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===== Libraries  =====
  
===== Libraries =====
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===== Museums  =====
  
===== Museums =====
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===== Societies  =====
  
===== 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 ====
 
  
==== Vital Records ====
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*Vital Records - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Harrison/vr/ Linkpendium]
 
*Vital Records - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Harrison/vr/ Linkpendium]
  
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===== Birth Records =====
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===== Marriage Records =====
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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>
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*Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992&nbsp; -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674830 FamilySearch] <br>
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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 ]$ <br>  
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*Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992&nbsp; -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674830 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>
 
*Indiana Marriage, 1811-1959&nbsp; -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1410397 FamilySearch] <br>
===== Death Records =====
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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>
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===== Death Records =====
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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>  
 
*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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==== Web Sites ====
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==== Voter Registration ====
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==== Web Sites ====
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*[http://home.insightbb.com/~ingen/ USGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*[http://home.insightbb.com/~ingen/ USGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Harrison|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Harrison|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Harrison/ Harrison County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Harrison/ Harrison County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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Harrison County, Indiana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Indiana
Location of Indiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded October 11, 1808
County Seat Corydon
Courthouse
Address Harrison County; 300 N Capitol Ave; Corydon, IN 47112-1139; Ph. 812.738.4289



Historical Facts

Populated Places

Boundary Changes

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biographies

Business Records

Cemeteries

  • Cemeteries for Harrison County - Linkpendium
  • Location of Harrison County Cemeteries By Township -INGenWeb

Census Records

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

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
  • Roose, William H. 2010.Indiana's birthplace: a history of Harrison County, Indiana. ([LaVergne, TN]: Kessinger Publishing.)   other libraries  Google books

Land and Property

Maps

Military Records

Civil War

Civil War service men from Harrison 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 Harrison County.

article on the Civil War

  1. Corydon Battle Summary 1863 (Source: American Battlefield Protection Program)

Civil War Battles The following Civil War battle was fought in Harrison County.

Map showing Civil War battles in Indiana.


World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918
  • World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Harrison County (Source: Explore Ancestry ) ($)
World War II, 1941-1945
  • Harrison County, Indiana World War II Casualties, Army and Army Air Corps (Source: AccessGenealogy)

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate Records

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Harrison County
300 N. Capitol Ave.
Corydon, IN 47112-1139
Ph. 812.738.4289

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)
  • Indiana, Death Index, 1882-1920 - FamilySearch

Voter Registration

Web Sites

References

  1. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 13 August, 2012)