Marion County, Indiana Genealogy
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- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
1821--Marion County was created 31 December 1821 from unorganized territory.
County seat: Indianapolis 
Vol. 21 page 73 - Old Battleground Cemetery
Vol. 21 page 84 - Huffman Cemetery, Washington Township
LDS Ward and Branch Records
- Indianapolis Dist
- Indianapolis N.
- Indianapolis S.
Jacobs Brothers Funeral Home (digitized records)
Index to Marriage Record, Marion County was compiled by the Indiana Works Progress Administration in 1939. Vol. I = 1822-1855. Vol. II = 1856-1865. Vol. III = 1866-1870. Vol. IV = 1871-1875. Vol. V = 1876-1880. Vol. VI = 1881-1890. These volumes are available at the public library in Indianapolis and at the Allen County Public Library in Fort Wayne.
Marion County, Indiana Early Marriages, 1822-1836 by Colleen Alice Ridlen, and Marriage Records, Marion County, Indiana, 1822-1843, compiled by the DAR are two additional indexes of the county's earliest marriages.
The Allen County Public Library has a 169-volume set of Marion County marriages for 1929 through June 1944 titled http://webcat.acpl.lib.in.us/uhtbin/cgisirsi/X/SIRSI/O/123?query_type=&user_id=webserver&password=&library=ALL&srchfield1=GENERAL%5ESUBJECT%5EGENERAL%5E%5Ewords+anywhere+&searchdata1=ocm19042250 Marriage Records, Marion County, Indiana: Ministers' Returns for the Board of Health.]
A searchable database of Marion County Marriages, 1925-2006 is available at the Marion County Circuit Court's website.
Societies and Libraries
| Williams Creek |
- The Marion County IN GenWeb Project, a member of The INGenWeb Project, an affiliate of The USGenWeb Project
- Family History Library Catalog
- "Francis Marion," Wikipedia.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).