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| building address = [http://home.whitecountyindiana.us/ White County Courthouse]<br>110 North Main Street<br>PO Box 350<br>Monticello, IN 47960<br>Phone: 219.583.7032<br><br>[http://www.Whitecounty.us/ '''White County Website'''] }}  
 
| building address = [http://home.whitecountyindiana.us/ White County Courthouse]<br>110 North Main Street<br>PO Box 350<br>Monticello, IN 47960<br>Phone: 219.583.7032<br><br>[http://www.Whitecounty.us/ '''White County Website'''] }}  
  
=== Historical Facts ===
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
 
Hamelle, William H,''A standard history of White County,( Chicago: Lewis Pub. Co., 1915.), 977.293 H2h {{FHL|208220|item|disp=FHL1550208}}''&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/standardhistoryo01hame#page/n5/mode/2up other library]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/standardhistoryo01hame#page/n5/mode/2up Internet Archive]  
 
Hamelle, William H,''A standard history of White County,( Chicago: Lewis Pub. Co., 1915.), 977.293 H2h {{FHL|208220|item|disp=FHL1550208}}''&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/standardhistoryo01hame#page/n5/mode/2up other library]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/standardhistoryo01hame#page/n5/mode/2up Internet Archive]  
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1834--'''White County was created 1February 1834from [[Carroll County, Indiana|Carroll ]]County.'''County seat:'''Monticello <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref><span style="color: rgb(0,43,184); text-decoration: underline" class="Apple-style-span"> </span>  
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'''1834--'''White County was created 1February 1834from [[Carroll County, Indiana|Carroll ]]County.'''County seat:'''Monticello <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref><span class="Apple-style-span" style="color: rgb(0,43,184); text-decoration: underline"> </span>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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=== White County, Indiana Resources  ===
 
=== White County, Indiana Resources  ===
  
====Bible Records====
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==== Bible Records ====
  
====Biographies====
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==== Biographies ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Census Records ====
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==== Census Records ====
  
 
{{Census|Indiana}}  
 
{{Census|Indiana}}  
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*Index to Defective, Dependent Delinquent Census for White County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Index to Defective, Dependent Delinquent Census for White County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
==== Church Records ====
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==== Court Records ====
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==== Directories  ====
 
==== Directories  ====
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*Directory of Businesses in White County, Indiana (1868) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Directory of Businesses in White County, Indiana (1868) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
====Emigration and Immigration====
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
====Ethnic and Religious Groups====
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==== Ethnic and Religious Groups ====
  
====Gazetteers====
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==== Gazetteers ====
  
====Genealogies====
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==== Genealogies ====
  
====History====
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==== History ====
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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*Hamelle, William H. 1977. ''A standard history of White County, Indiana: an authentic narrative of the past, with an extended survey of modern developments in the progress of town and country''. (Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic.) 977.293 H2h FHL US/CAN Book{{FHL|208220|item|disp=FHL Collection}}[http://www.worldcat.org/title/standard-history-of-white-county-indiana-an-authentic-narrative-of-the-past-with-an-extended-survey-of-modern-developments-in-the-progress-of-town-and-country/oclc/247382873&referer=brief_results other libraries] [http://www.archive.org/details/standardhistoryo01hame INTERNET ARCHIVE]
 
*Hamelle, William H. 1977. ''A standard history of White County, Indiana: an authentic narrative of the past, with an extended survey of modern developments in the progress of town and country''. (Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic.) 977.293 H2h FHL US/CAN Book{{FHL|208220|item|disp=FHL Collection}}[http://www.worldcat.org/title/standard-history-of-white-county-indiana-an-authentic-narrative-of-the-past-with-an-extended-survey-of-modern-developments-in-the-progress-of-town-and-country/oclc/247382873&referer=brief_results other libraries] [http://www.archive.org/details/standardhistoryo01hame INTERNET ARCHIVE]
  
==== Land and Property ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
====Migration====
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==== Migration ====
  
==== Military Records ====
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==== Military Records ====
  
War of 1812
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War of 1812  
  
 
*Civil War
 
*Civil War
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The 1890 Census Veterans Schedules for White County are available on roll 118 of "Special Schedules of the Eleventh Census (1890) Enumerating Union Veterans and Widows of Union Veterans of the Civil War" (NARA M123). The schedules list veterans and their widows who served as Union soldiers in the Civil War. For more information on the 1890 Veterans Schedules see [[Union Census Records|Union Census Records]].  
 
The 1890 Census Veterans Schedules for White County are available on roll 118 of "Special Schedules of the Eleventh Census (1890) Enumerating Union Veterans and Widows of Union Veterans of the Civil War" (NARA M123). The schedules list veterans and their widows who served as Union soldiers in the Civil War. For more information on the 1890 Veterans Schedules see [[Union Census Records|Union Census Records]].  
  
Civil War Book
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Civil War Book  
  
 
*"Military Matters," Chapter 11 in Hamelle, William H, ''A standard history of White County,''(Chicago: Lewis Pub. Co., 1915.) ,'', Page 177-188; 977.293 H2h {{FHL|208220|item|disp=FHL1550208}}'' [http://www.archive.org/stream/standardhistoryo01hame#page/n5/mode/2up other library][http://www.archive.org/stream/standardhistoryo01hame#page/n437/mode/2up Internet Archive] <br>
 
*"Military Matters," Chapter 11 in Hamelle, William H, ''A standard history of White County,''(Chicago: Lewis Pub. Co., 1915.) ,'', Page 177-188; 977.293 H2h {{FHL|208220|item|disp=FHL1550208}}'' [http://www.archive.org/stream/standardhistoryo01hame#page/n5/mode/2up other library][http://www.archive.org/stream/standardhistoryo01hame#page/n437/mode/2up Internet Archive] <br>
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*Residents of White County Who Died in the Civil War ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Residents of White County Who Died in the Civil War ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
World War I
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World War I  
  
World War II
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World War II  
  
==== Naturalization and Citizenship====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Probate Records ====
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====Obituaries====
  
====Repositories====
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====Occupation====
  
=====Archives=====
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===== County Courthouse  =====
 
===== County Courthouse  =====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
=====Libraries =====
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===== Societies =====
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===== Societies =====
  
 
==== School Records  ====
 
==== School Records  ====
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*[http://tinyurl.com/3n3qgms Indiana State Digital Achives ]for Death, E-Publication, Instiution, Military, Misc Historical, Naturalization Records can be searched by person name (accessed 26 May 2011) <br>
 
*[http://tinyurl.com/3n3qgms Indiana State Digital Achives ]for Death, E-Publication, Instiution, Military, Misc Historical, Naturalization Records can be searched by person name (accessed 26 May 2011) <br>
  
=====Birth Records=====
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=====Marriage Records=====
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===== Marriage Records =====
  
 
*Indiana Marriages, 1802-1892 - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7852&cj=1&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry.con ]$ <br>
 
*Indiana Marriages, 1802-1892 - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7852&cj=1&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry.con ]$ <br>
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*Indiana Marriage, 1811-1959-[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1410397 FamilySearch] <br>
 
*Indiana Marriage, 1811-1959-[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1410397 FamilySearch] <br>
  
=====Death Records=====
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===== Death Records =====
  
 
*Indiana, Death Index, 1882-1920-[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1947977 FamilySearch]
 
*Indiana, Death Index, 1882-1920-[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1947977 FamilySearch]
  
====Voting Registration====
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==== Voting Registration ====
  
=== White County, Indiana Web Sites  ===
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=== White County, Indiana Web Sites  ===
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  

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White County, Indiana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Indiana
Location of Indiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded Febraury 1, 1834
County Seat Monticello
Courthouse
Address White County Courthouse
110 North Main Street
PO Box 350
Monticello, IN 47960
Phone: 219.583.7032

White County Website


Historical Facts

Hamelle, William H,A standard history of White County,( Chicago: Lewis Pub. Co., 1915.), 977.293 H2h FHL1550208  other library    Internet Archive

Parent County

1834--White County was created 1February 1834from Carroll County.County seat:Monticello [1]

Boundary Changes

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

White County, Indiana Resources

Bible Records

Biographies

Cemeteries

Census Records

For tips on accessing White County, Indiana Genealogy census records online, see: Indiana Census.

Church Records

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic and Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogies

History

Local Histories

  • Arthur, Carrie, Edna Bierrum, and Berniece Drybread. 1973.Index to counties of White and Pulaski, Indiana. Historical and biographical. (Winamac, Indiana: The Pulaski County Genealogical Society.) 977.29 H2w FHL US/CAN BookFHL Collection  other libraries INTERNET ARCHIVE
  • Hamelle, William H. 1977. A standard history of White County, Indiana: an authentic narrative of the past, with an extended survey of modern developments in the progress of town and country. (Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic.) 977.293 H2h FHL US/CAN BookFHL Collectionother libraries INTERNET ARCHIVE

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military Records

War of 1812

  • Civil War

Civil War service men from White 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 White County.

1890 Census Veterans Schedules

The 1890 Census Veterans Schedules for White County are available on roll 118 of "Special Schedules of the Eleventh Census (1890) Enumerating Union Veterans and Widows of Union Veterans of the Civil War" (NARA M123). The schedules list veterans and their widows who served as Union soldiers in the Civil War. For more information on the 1890 Veterans Schedules see Union Census Records.

Civil War Book

  • "Military Matters" Chapter 11 in Hamelle, William H. 1977. A standard history of White County, Indiana: an authentic narrative of the past, with an extended survey of modern developments in the progress of town and country. (Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic.), (page 176-191),977.293 H2h FHL US/CAN BookFHL Collection other librariesINTERNET ARCHIVE

Civil War Databases

World War I

World War II

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Occupation

Probate Records

Repositories

Archives
County Courthouse

White County Courthouse
110 North Main Street
PO Box 350
Monticello, IN 47960
Phone: 219.583.7032

County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1834.
County Recorder has land records.
County Health Department has birth, death and burial records. [2]

Family History Centers
Libraries
Societies

School Records

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Indiana State Digital Achives for Death, E-Publication, Instiution, Military, Misc Historical, Naturalization Records can be searched by person name (accessed 26 May 2011)
Birth Records
Marriage Records
Death Records

Voting Registration

White County, Indiana Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), White County, Indiana 217 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
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