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== Online Resources ==
  
Cemetery records often include birth, marriage, and death information. They sometimes provide clues about military service, religion, or membership in an organization such as a lodge. These records are especially helpful for identifying children who died young or women who were not recorded in family or government documents.  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=70492 Web: Indiana and Michigan, Michiana Genealogical Cemetery Index, 1800-2010] ($)
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*[http://interment.net/us/in/index.htm Indiana Cemetery Records at Interment.net].
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&CSst=4& Findagrave.com].
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/search/#country=United+States&state=Indiana&county=0&search_text=&action=search_cemetery BillionGraves Indiana Cemeteries].
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*{{RecordSearch|2026973|BillionGraves Index}}
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*[http://www.daddezio.com/cemetery/junction/CJ-IN-NDX.html Cemetery Junction Indiana] by D'Addezio.
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=29744 Surname index to Roster of soldiers and patriots of the American Revolution buried in Indiana, vol. I & II] ($)
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*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/in/ African American Cemeteries Online]
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*[http://ldsgenealogy.com/IN/Cemetery-Records.htm Indiana Cemetery Records]
  
The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) collection contains tombstone inscriptions from many counties. This collection is described in [[Indiana Genealogy]].
 
  
The records of some local cemeteries have been abstracted, and the inscriptions have been published in:  
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The following have significant cemetery listings for Arkansas State: {{Note|Sites may be incomplete. <br>• They may not list all cemeteries in a county <br>• and may not include all burials in a cemetery.}}<br>
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*Findagrave.com [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=17&GScnty=0&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Search for names] Enter at least a last name then click '''Search'''. Can narrow by first names or dates.
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**This site frequently has tombstone images
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**[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=17&CScnty=0 List of cemeteries] statewide for cemeteries in their database
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****Go to [http://www.findagrave.com/ Find A Grave Home page], click '''Search for a cemetery''', select the state (Indiana), then select from the '''county list''', and press '''Search'''.
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***Click on the number below '''Interments''' for a cemetery to access names. Click '''Records''' arrow to scroll through to the end.
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=70510 ''Web: Indiana, Find A Grave Index, 1800-2012''] at Ancestry.com ($) .
  
''Cemetery Records of Indiana''. Six volumes. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1954–1964. (Family History Library book {{FHL|158846|title-id|disp=977.2 V39c}}; film {{FHL|158846|title-id|disp=873781}}). Several of these volumes include cemetery inscriptions from Marion County, but also include the cemeteries of several other counties.  
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{{Tip| Remember:<br>
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# Family members may be buried in the same plot or nearby.
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# [http://genealogy.about.com/od/cemetery_records/ig/tombstone_symbols/ Symbols] and [http://www.olivetreegenealogy.com/misc/grave_symbols.shtml abbreviations] may lead you to other records.
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# Weathering and damage to tombstones make early published transcriptions priceless.}} <br>
  
The Indiana State Library has a file that is an alphabetical list of cemeteries in the state. The list is also found on the Indiana State Library web site. The file cards give the county and township where the cemetery is situated and the location of copied inscriptions.
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*[http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society]
  
Indiana State Library. Genealogy Division. ''Cemetery Locator File''. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1980. (Family History Library films {{FHL|197640|title-id|disp=1292061–63}} and {{FHL|197640|title-id|disp=1292094}}). The cards are in alphabetical order by cemetery, with abandoned or unnamed cemeteries listed at the end.  
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*[http://www.webcemeteries.com/ Webcemeteries]
  
For another list of the names and addresses of Indiana cemeteries, see:
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/search/index.php#country=United+States&state=Indiana&county=0&search_text=&action=search_cemetery BillionGraves.com]
  
The [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society] offers a series of CD-ROMs that contain information (in PDF format) about the locations and driving directions for cemeteries in Indiana. These do not contain any burial listings.<br>
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*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/indiana/indiana.html USGenWeb Tombstone]
  
Carty, Mickey Dimon. ''Searching in Indiana: A Reference Guide to Public and Private Records''. Costa Mesa, California: ISC Pub., 1985. Family History Library book {{FHL|354381|title-id|disp=977.2 D23c}}. This book lists each county’s cemeteries and their locations.  
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*[http://www.interment.net/US/in/index.htm Interment.net]
  
The Indiana State Archives, Commission on Public Records, also has a ''Veterans Grave Registration File''. This is a partial index to graves of veterans buried in Indiana who served from the Revolutionary War through World War I. It covers 51 of the 92 counties and is only available on microfilms at the Indiana State Archives. These microfilms do not circulate.  
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*[http://interment.net/us/in/index.htm Interment (Indiana)] This page is part of a larger site that deals with cemetery records. It includes transcriptions of many cemeteries, organized by state, then by county.<br>
  
Several sources with information on burials of Revolutionary War veterans are listed in [[United States Military Records]].  
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*[http://www.daddezio.com/cemetery/junction/CJ-IN-NDX.html Cemetery Junction (Indiana)] A D'Addezio site that lists cemeteries alphabetically. Some county links may be broken.<br>
  
Cemetery records are listed in the Locality Search of the Family History Library Catalog under:
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*[http://www.deathindexes.com/indiana/ Indiana Death Records and Indexes] This Online site includes cemetery records.<br>
  
INDIANA- CEMETERIES
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<br> '''The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR)''' collection contains tombstone inscriptions from many counties. This collection is described in [[Indiana Genealogy]].
  
INDIANA, [COUNTY]- CEMETERIES
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The records of some local cemeteries have been abstracted, and the inscriptions have been published in:
  
INDIANA, [COUNTY], [TOWN]- CEMETERIES
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*''Cemetery Records of Indiana''. Six volumes. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1954–1964. (Family History Library book {{FHL|158846|title-id|disp=977.2 V39c}}; film {{FHL|158846|title-id|disp=873781}}). Several of these volumes include cemetery inscriptions from Marion County and include cemeteries of several other counties.
  
'''Online Resources'''  
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*Indiana State Library. Genealogy Division. ''[https://www.statelib.lib.in.us/cemetery/cemetery_search.asp Cemetery Locator File]''. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1980. (Family History Library films {{FHL|197640|title-id|disp=1292061–63}} and {{FHL|197640|title-id|disp=1292094}}). The cards are in alphabetical order by cemetery, with abandoned or unnamed cemeteries listed at the end.
  
[http://interment.net/us/in/index.htm Interment (Indiana)] This page is pat of a larger site that deals with cemetery records. It includes transcriptions of many cemeteries, organized by state, then by county.<br>
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*Carty, Mickey Dimon. ''Searching in Indiana: A Reference Guide to Public and Private Records''. Costa Mesa, California: ISC Pub., 1985. Family History Library book {{FHL|354381|title-id|disp=977.2 D23c}}. This book lists each county’s cemeteries and their locations.
  
[http://www.daddezio.com/cemetery/junction/CJ-IN-NDX.html Cemetery Junction (Indiana)] A D'Addezio site that lists cemeteries alphabetically. Some county links may be broken.<br>
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*The Indiana State Archives, Commission on Public Records, also has a ''[http://www.in.gov/icpr/3084.htm?cof=FORID%3A10&ie=UTF-8&num=10&numgm=&site=ICPR&client=ICPR&proxystylesheet=default_agency&proxyreload=1&getfields=State%2BAgency.IN%25252Egov%2BCategory&output=xml_no_dtd&entqr=1&sa=Search&q=Veterans+Grave+Registration+File&cx=ICPR Veterans Grave Registration File]''. This is a partial index to graves of veterans buried in Indiana who served from the Revolutionary War through World War I. It covers 51 of the 92 counties and is only available on microfilms at the Indiana State Archives. These microfilms do not circulate.
  
http://www.deathindexes.com/indiana/ This Online Indiana Death Records &amp; Indexes site includes cemetery records.<br>
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*Several sources with information on burials of Revolutionary War veterans are listed in [[United States Military Records]] and [http://www.ancestry.com/cs/us/militaryrecords U.S. Military Collections].
  
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The following have significant cemetery listings for Arkansas State:
  • Findagrave.com Search for names Enter at least a last name then click Search. Can narrow by first names or dates.
    • This site frequently has tombstone images
    • List of cemeteries statewide for cemeteries in their database
        • Go to Find A Grave Home page, click Search for a cemetery, select the state (Indiana), then select from the county list, and press Search.
      • Click on the number below Interments for a cemetery to access names. Click Records arrow to scroll through to the end.

  • Interment (Indiana) This page is part of a larger site that deals with cemetery records. It includes transcriptions of many cemeteries, organized by state, then by county.


The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) collection contains tombstone inscriptions from many counties. This collection is described in Indiana Genealogy.

The records of some local cemeteries have been abstracted, and the inscriptions have been published in:

  • Cemetery Records of Indiana. Six volumes. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1954–1964. (Family History Library book 977.2 V39c; film 873781). Several of these volumes include cemetery inscriptions from Marion County and include cemeteries of several other counties.
  • Indiana State Library. Genealogy Division. Cemetery Locator File. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1980. (Family History Library films 1292061–63 and 1292094). The cards are in alphabetical order by cemetery, with abandoned or unnamed cemeteries listed at the end.
  • Carty, Mickey Dimon. Searching in Indiana: A Reference Guide to Public and Private Records. Costa Mesa, California: ISC Pub., 1985. Family History Library book 977.2 D23c. This book lists each county’s cemeteries and their locations.
  • The Indiana State Archives, Commission on Public Records, also has a Veterans Grave Registration File. This is a partial index to graves of veterans buried in Indiana who served from the Revolutionary War through World War I. It covers 51 of the 92 counties and is only available on microfilms at the Indiana State Archives. These microfilms do not circulate.