Difference between revisions of "Wells County, Indiana Genealogy"

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==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1835--'''Wells County was created 7 February 1835&nbsp;from Allen, Delaware and Randolph Counties.<br>'''County seat:&nbsp; '''Bluffton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1835--'''Wells County was created 7 February 1835&nbsp;from [[Allen_County,_Indiana|Allen]], [[Delaware_County,_Indiana|Delaware]] and [[Randolph_County,_Indiana|Randolph]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:&nbsp; '''Bluffton <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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*[[Allen_County,_Indiana|Allen]]
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*[[Blackford_County,_Indiana|Blackford]]
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*[[Grant_County,_Indiana|Grant]]
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*[[Huntington_County,_Indiana|Huntington]]
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*[[Jay_County,_Indiana|Jay]]
  
 
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Revision as of 20:49, 29 December 2008

 United States > Indiana > Wells County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1835--Wells County was created 7 February 1835 from Allen, Delaware and Randolph Counties.
County seat:  Bluffton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

LDS Cemetery Records
US Vol. 5 page 193 - Prairieview Cemetery

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).