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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1835--'''Jay County was created 7 February 1835&nbsp;from Randolph and Delaware Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Portland <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1835--'''Jay County was created 7 February 1835&nbsp;from [[Randolph_County,_Indiana|Randolph]] and [[Delaware_County,_Indiana|Delaware]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Portland <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*[[Adams_County,_Indiana|Adams]]
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*[[Blackford_County,_Indiana|Blackford]]
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*[[Darke_County,_Ohio|Darke County, Ohio]]
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*[[Delaware_County,_Indiana|Delaware]]
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*[[Mercer_County,_Ohio|Mercer County, Ohio]]
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*[[Randolph_County,_Indiana|Randolph]]
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*[[Wells_County,_Indiana|Wells]]
  
 
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Revision as of 21:23, 28 December 2008

United States  > Indiana > Jay County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1835--Jay County was created 7 February 1835 from Randolph and Delaware Counties.
County seat: Portland [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).