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*Johnson Co IN Ancestral Heroes (Military War Heroes) (Source: A: [http://www.ancestralheroes.com/special/Johnson+Co+IN AncestralHeroes.com])
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*List of Pensioners on the Roll January 1, 1883 Johnson County, Indiana (Source: [http://www.archive.org/stream/listpensionerso01buregoog#page/n110/mode/1up Internet Archive])
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#[http://cemetery.bradmanz.com/veterans/mexican/johnson/MexAm.htm Mexican American War Veterans]
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#[http://cemetery.bradmanz.com/veterans/revolution/johnson/1776.htm Revolutionary War Graves]
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#Gold Star Honor Roll (Source: [http://genealogytrails.com/ind/johnson/rollofhonor.html Genealogy Trails History Group])
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#World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Johnson County (Source: Explore [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=6482&cj=1&path=Indiana.Johnson+County&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry.com]) ($)
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*World War II, 1941-1945 
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#Johnson County, Indiana World War II Casualties, Army and Army Air Corps (Source: [http://www.accessgenealogy.com/worldwar/indiana/johnson1.htm AccessGenealogy]) <br>
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Revision as of 01:08, 8 June 2011

Template:Indiana-stubUnited States  > Indiana > Johnson County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1822--Johnson County was created 31 December 1822 from unorganized territory.
County seat: Franklin [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

May 1849 and December 1874 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Banta, D. D. 1970. History of Johnson County Indiana: from the earliest time to the present with biographical sketches, notes, etc. together with a short history of the Northwest, the Indiana territory and the state of Indiana. (Evansville, In: Unigraphic.)   977.2 H2hj FHL US/CAN Book FHL Collection   other libraries   INTERNET ACHIVE   Google books

Maps

Military

  • Johnson Co IN Ancestral Heroes (Military War Heroes) (Source: A: AncestralHeroes.com)
  • List of Pensioners on the Roll January 1, 1883 Johnson County, Indiana (Source: Internet Archive)
  • Mexican American War, 1846-1848 
  1. Mexican American War Veterans
  • Revolutionary War, 1775-1783 
  1. Revolutionary War Graves
  • World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918
  1. Gold Star Honor Roll (Source: Genealogy Trails History Group)
  2. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Johnson County (Source: Explore Ancestry.com) ($)
  • World War II, 1941-1945 
  1. Johnson County, Indiana World War II Casualties, Army and Army Air Corps (Source: AccessGenealogy)


Civil War

Civil War service men from Johnson 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 Johnson County.

Civil War Books

  • "Johnson County And Civil War" Chapter 14 in Branigin, Elba L. 1913. History of Johnson County, (Indiana. Indianapolis, In: B.F. Bowen & Co.), ( page 420-485; diaries and letter written from the front)  other libraries  INTERNET ARCHIVE
  • "Military History" Chapter 9 in Banta, D. D. 1970. History of Johnson County Indiana: from the earliest time to the present with biographical sketches, notes, etc. together with a short history of the Northwest, the Indiana territory and the state of Indiana. (Evansville, In: Unigraphic.), (page 726-837; Regiment, Companies; "Roll Of Honor," page 739-743), 977.2 H2hj FHL US/CAN Book FHL Collection   other libraries   INTERNET ACHIVE   Google books


Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

References

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