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*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/results_aframbirths.php African-American Births, 1877-1920]  
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/results_aframbirths.php African-American Births, 1877-1920]  
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/doc_aframmarriages.php African-American Marriage Records, 1824-1920]  
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/doc_aframmarriages.php African-American Marriage Records, 1824-1920]  
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/results_aframdeaths.php African-American Deaths, 1887-1920]
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/results_aframdeaths.php African-American Deaths, 1887-1920]  
*[http://www.acgsi.org/death/ Allen Co. Deaths (1909-1937)(sel.)] (with record images)
*[http://www.acgsi.org/grabill/ Grabill Vital Records (1916-1937)]
*[http://www.acgsi.org/infirmary/ Infirmary deaths (1937-1948)]
*[http://www.acgsi.org/vital/influenz.php Influenza Deaths (1918-1920)]
*[http://www.acgsi.org/monroeville/ Monroeville Vital Records (1906-1937)]
*[http://www.acgsi.org/newhaven/ New Haven Vital Records (1907-1937)]
*[http://www.acgsi.org/woodburn/ Woodburn Vital Records (1907-1937) ]<br>
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==

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County Courthouse


Parent County

1823-- Allen County was created 17 December 1823 from unorganized territory and Randolph County.
County seat: Fort Wayne [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss


Populated Places

  • Aboite Twp.: Dunfee
  • Adams Twp.: Adams Station, New Haven
  • Cedar Creek Twp.: Cedarville, Grabill, Hamilton, Hursh, Leo, Urbana
  • Eel River Twp.: Potter Station
  • Jackson Twp.: Baldwin, Edgerton, Townley
  • Jefferson Twp.: Besancon, Maples, Tillman, Zulu
  • Lafayette Twp.: Aboite, Aboite Station, Nine Mile, Zanesville
  • Lake Twp.: Arcola, Hadley
  • Madison Twp.: Boston Corner, Centreville, Hoagland, Massilon
  • Marion Twp.: Hessen Cassel, Middletown, Poe, Williamsport
  • Maumee Twp.: Bluecast, Edwardsville, Woodburn
  • Milan Twp.: Fairport, Gar Creek, Milan Center
  • Monroe Twp.: Dixon (OH), East Liberty, Monroeville
  • Perry Twp.: Carrolls, Huntertown, Hunterville, Royville
  • Pleasant Twp.: Sheldon, Yoder
  • St. Joseph Twp.
  • Scipio Twp.
  • Springfield Twp.: Cuba, Halls Corners, Harlan, Maysville
  • Washington Twp.: Academie, Wallen
  • Wayne Twp.: Fort Wayne, Kekionga, Lewisburg, South Wayne, Waynedale

Neighboring Counties




LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Fort Wayne



Funeral Homes


Local Histories





  • Obituary Index, 1841-April 2010 Web site shows name, date of obituary and name of newspaper and page for the Fort Wayne and Allen County areas. There are more than 536,000 records in the database


  • Guardianship Records, 1829-1905. Index gives the name of the ward and usually the name of the guardian, date of appointment, heir of, and volume/page of the original record.


Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

The Allen County Public Library houses one of the largest genealogical record collections in the world.  They can be visited at:
Phone: 260-421-1252

Allen County Genealogical Society of Indiana

Web Sites


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