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:''This article is about a northeast Indiana county. For other uses, see [[Allen]]''.
 
:''This article is about a northeast Indiana county. For other uses, see [[Allen]]''.
  
''[[United States|United States ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Indiana|Indiana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Allen County''  
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Guide to '''Allen County, Indiana ancestry, family history, and genealogy''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.<br>  
 
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{{Click|File:IN ORP.png|Indiana_Online_Genealogy_Records}} {{Infobox U.S. County  
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{{Infobox U.S. County  
 
 
| county = Allen County  
 
| county = Allen County  
 
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| seat = Fort Wayne  
 
| seat = Fort Wayne  
 
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| building address = Allen County Courthouse<br>715 S Calhoun Street #200<br>Fort Wayne, IN 46802<br>Phone. 219.449.7424 <br>[http://www.allencounty.us/ '''Allen County Website'''] }}  
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| building address = Allen County Courthouse<br>715 S Calhoun Street #200<br>Fort Wayne, IN 46802<br>Phone. 260.449.7245 <br>[http://www.allencounty.us/ '''Allen County Website''']
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=== Historical Facts  ===
  
=== Historical Facts  ===
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Allen County, Indiana#Birth_Records|Birth]]'''</center>&nbsp;
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Allen County, Indiana#Marriage_Records|Marriage]]'''</center>&nbsp;
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Allen County, Indiana#Death_Records|Death]]'''</center>&nbsp;
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Allen County, Indiana#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>&nbsp;
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Allen County, Indiana#Probate_Records|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1882*</center>&nbsp;
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1824*</center>&nbsp;
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1870*</center>&nbsp;
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1824</center>&nbsp;
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1825</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates,'''&nbsp;
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try... [[Allen County, Indiana#Church_Records|'''Church''']] &#124; [[Allen County, Indiana#Obituaries|'''Obituaries''']] &#124; [[Allen County, Indiana#Cemeteries|'''Cemeteries''']]&nbsp;
  
==== Populated Places  ====
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*[http://www.acgsi.org/genweb/towns.asp#towns 92 Towns Past and Present]<br>  
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed December 17, 1823&nbsp;from Delaware New Purchase and unorganized territory.<ref>Ancestry.com wiki contributors, "Allen County, Indiana" in Ancestry.com: Wiki at http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=Allen _County,_Indiana (accessed 4 August 2012).</ref><br>  
*Aboite Twp.: Dunfee
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*'''County Seat: ''' Fort Wayne <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Allen County, Indiana" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Allen_County,_Indiana (accessed 10 May 2012).</ref><br>
*Adams Twp.: Adams Station, New Haven
 
*Cedar Creek Twp.: Cedarville, Grabill, Hamilton, Hursh, Leo, Urbana
 
*Eel River Twp.: Potter Station<br>  
 
*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<br>
 
  
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Description ====
  
*[http://www.acgsi.org/maps/develop.pdf Allen County Development Map, 1823-1835]
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The county was named for of John Allen. It's county seat is Fort Wayne and was founded April 1, 1824.  It is located in the Northeast area of the state.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Allen County," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Allen_County,_Indiana accessed 2/27/2017.</ref>
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Adams County, Indiana|Adams]]  
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[[DeKalb County, Indiana Genealogy|DeKalb]] {{•}} [[Noble County, Indiana Genealogy|Noble]] {{•}} [[Whitley County, Indiana Genealogy|Whitley]] {{•}} [[Huntington County, Indiana Genealogy|Huntington]] {{•}} [[Wells County, Indiana Genealogy|Wells]] {{•}} [[Adams County, Indiana Genealogy|Adam]] {{•}} [[Van Wert County, Ohio Genealogy|Van Wert]] {{•}} [[Paulding County, Ohio Genealogy|Paulding]] {{•}} [[Defiance County, Ohio Genealogy|Defiance]]  
*[[De Kalb County, Alabama|De Kalb]]  
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<center>{{INAllen, Indiana Clickable Neighbors}}</center>
*[[Defiance County, Ohio|Defiance County, Ohio]]  
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
*[[Huntington County, Indiana|Huntington]]  
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*[[Noble County, Indiana|Noble]]  
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For animated maps illustrating Indiana County boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/indiana/ "Rotating Formation Indiana County Boundary Maps"] (1790-1873) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
*[[Paulding County, Ohio|Paulding County, Ohio]]  
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*[[Van Wert County, Ohio|Van Wert County, Ohio]]  
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*[http://acgsi.org/maps/develop.pdf Allen County Development Map, 1823-1835]
*[[Wells County, Indiana|Wells]]  
 
*[[Whitley County, Indiana|Whitley]]
 
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.
  
 
=== Resources  ===
 
=== Resources  ===
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==== Business Records  ====
 
==== Business Records  ====
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*[https://www.acgsi.org/ge/fwepayroll.asp Fort Wayne Electric Corporation payroll ledger, 1894-1896]
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*[https://www.acgsi.org/ge/ General Electric Quarter Century Club, 1914-2012]
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*[https://www.acgsi.org/members/magnavox.php Magnavox Co. employee newsletters, 1950s-1970s] ([http://acgsi.org/membersh.php ACGSI membership required])
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*[https://www.acgsi.org/members/bowser.php S. F. Bowser &amp; Co. employee newsletters, 1918-1961] ([http://acgsi.org/membersh.php ACGSI membership required])
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*[https://www.acgsi.org/members/tokheim.php Tokheim Oil Tank &amp; Pump Co. employee newsletters, 1940s] ([http://acgsi.org/membersh.php ACGSI membership required])
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*[https://www.acgsi.org/members/zollner.php Zollner Machine Works employee newsletters, 1940s] ([http://acgsi.org/membersh.php ACGSI membership required])
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
*[http://www.acgsi.org/genweb/cemeteries/cemlist.asp 190 Cemetery Names with links to a brief history, interments, and tombstone photographs]  
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*[http://www.acgsi.org/cem/ Allen County cemetery book index]<br>  
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print'''
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''List of Cemeteries in the county'''
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=17&GScnty=793&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Findagrave.com]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | {{FHL|350712|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=17&CScnty=793 Findagrave.com]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://www.acgsi.org/genweb/cemeteries/cemeteries-of-allen-county-indiana.html INGenWeb]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Allen+Indiana&qt=advanced&dblist=638 WorldCat]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://billiongraves.com/search/results?year_range=5&action=search_cemetery&exact=true&country=United%20States&state=Indiana&county=Allen&cemetery_name=a Billion Graves]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://usgwarchives.net/in/allen/cemeteries.html INGenWeb Archives]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://usgwtombstones.org/indiana/allen.html Tombstone Project]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.interment.net/US/in/allen.htm Indiana Interment]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://billiongraves.com/pages/search/# Billion Graves]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" colspan="3" | See [[Indiana Cemeteries|Indiana Cemeteries]] for more information.
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*[http://acgsi.org/genweb/cemeteries/cemlist.asp 190 Cemetery Names with links to a brief history, interments, and tombstone photographs]  
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*[http://acgsi.org/cem/ Allen County cemetery book index]<br>  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_concordiaold.php Concordia (Old) Cemetery]  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_concordiaold.php Concordia (Old) Cemetery]  
*[http://www.acgsi.org/cemplat/ Fort Wayne Catholic Cemetery plat maps]  
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*[http://acgsi.org/cemplat/ Fort Wayne Catholic Cemetery plat maps]  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_ftwaynecatholic.php Fort Wayne Catholic Cemetery through 1993]  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_ftwaynecatholic.php Fort Wayne Catholic Cemetery through 1993]  
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_ioofcemetery.php IOOF Cemetery], New Haven  
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*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_ioofcemetery.php IOOF Cemetery], New Haven
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=31167 St. Paul's Cemetery, Fort Wayne] BillionGraves
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*[http://acgsi.org/lindenwood/ Lindenwood Cemetery burial register, 1896-1918]  
*[http://www.acgsi.org/lindenwood/ Lindenwood Cemetery burial register, 1896-1918]  
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*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_linden.php Lindenwood Cemetery burials, 1860-2014]  
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_linden.php Lindenwood Cemetery burials, 1860-2010]  
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*[http://acgsi.org/cemplat/ Lindenwood Cemetery plat maps]
*[http://www.acgsi.org/cemplat/ Lindenwood Cemetery plat maps]  
 
*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=29251 Lindenwood Cemetery, Fort Wayne] BillionGraves. Headstone photos, some more recent burials since 2005 will show here as the cemetery is photographed.
 
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=160114 Parker Cemetery, St. Joseph]
 
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_prairiegrove.php Prairie Grove Cemetery]  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_prairiegrove.php Prairie Grove Cemetery]  
*[http://www.acgsi.org/prairiegrove/ Prairie Grove Cemetery plat maps]  
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*[http://acgsi.org/prairiegrove/ Prairie Grove Cemetery plat maps]  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_riverview.php Riverview Cemetery]
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_riverview.php Riverview Cemetery]
  
 
==== Census Records  ====
 
==== Census Records  ====
  
*1840 [http://www.acgsi.org/1840popu/afamer1840.pdf Population Schedule, Af. Amer.]  
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*1840-1880, 1900-1910 [http://www.genealogycenter.info/doc_aframcensus.php Population Schedules, African American]
*1850 [http://www.acgsi.org/1850agri/ Agricultural Schedule]  
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*1850 [http://acgsi.org/1850agri/ Agricultural Schedule]  
*1850 [http://www.acgsi.org/1850manu/a.php Manufacturing Schedule]  
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*1850 [http://acgsi.org/1850manu/a.php Manufacturing Schedule]  
*1850 [http://www.acgsi.org/1850mort/a.php Mortality Schedule]  
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*1850 [http://acgsi.org/1850mort/a.php Mortality Schedule]  
*1850 [http://www.acgsi.org/1850popu/afamer1850.pdf Population Schedule, Af. Ame]r.
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*1850 [http://acgsi.org/1850popu/2002.06.104.pdf Population Schedule, omission from microfilm]  
*1850 [http://www.acgsi.org/1850popu/2002.06.104.pdf Population Schedule, omission from microfilm]  
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*1860 [http://acgsi.org/1860agri/ Agricultural Schedule]  
*1860 [http://www.acgsi.org/1860agri/ Agricultural Schedule]  
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*1860 [http://acgsi.org/1860manu/ Manufacturing Schedule]  
*1860 [http://www.acgsi.org/1860manu/ Manufacturing Schedule]  
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*1860 [http://acgsi.org/1860mort/a.php Mortality Schedule]  
*1860 [http://www.acgsi.org/1860mort/a.php Mortality Schedule]
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*1864 [http://acgsi.org/monroeville/m1864a.php Monroeville Local Census]  
*1860 [http://www.acgsi.org/1860popu/afamer1860.pdf Population Schedule, Af. Amer.]  
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*1866 [http://acgsi.org/newhaven/nh1866a.php New Haven Local Census]  
*1864 [http://www.acgsi.org/monroeville/m1864a.php Monroeville Local Census]  
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*1870 [http://acgsi.org/1870agri/ Agricultural Schedule]  
*1866 [http://www.acgsi.org/newhaven/nh1866a.php New Haven Local Census]  
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*1870 [http://acgsi.org/1870manu/a.php Manufacturing Schedule]  
*1870 [http://www.acgsi.org/1870agri/ Agricultural Schedule]  
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*1870 [http://acgsi.org/1870mort/a.php Mortality Schedule]  
*1870 [http://www.acgsi.org/1870manu/a.php Manufacturing Schedule]  
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*1880 [http://acgsi.org/1880agri/ Agricultural Schedule]  
*1870 [http://www.acgsi.org/1870mort/a.php Mortality Schedule]
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*1880 [http://acgsi.org/1880ddd/ D-D-D Schedule]  
*1870 [http://www.acgsi.org/1870popu/afamer1870.pdf Population Schedule, Af. Amer.]  
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*1880 [http://acgsi.org/1880manu/a.php Manufacturing Schedule]  
*1880 [http://www.acgsi.org/1880agri/ Agricultural Schedule]  
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*1880 [http://acgsi.org/1880mort/a.php Mortality Schedule]  
*1880 [http://www.acgsi.org/1880ddd/ D-D-D Schedule]  
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*1910 [http://acgsi.org/1910popu/ Population Schedule]  
*1880 [http://www.acgsi.org/1880manu/a.php Manufacturing Schedule]  
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*1940 [http://acgsi.org/census40/ Population Schedule]<br>
*1880 [http://www.acgsi.org/1880mort/a.php Mortality Schedule]
 
*1880 [http://www.acgsi.org/1880popu/afamer1880.pdf Population Schedule, Af. Amer.]  
 
*1910 [http://www.acgsi.org/1910popu/ Population Schedule]  
 
*1910 [http://www.acgsi.org/1910popu/afamer1910.pdf Population Schedule, Af. Amer.]
 
  
{{Census|Indiana}}  
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{{Census|Indiana}}
  
 
==== Church Records  ====
 
==== Church Records  ====
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{{IN Church Intro}}
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'''General'''
  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_churchburials.php Allen County Church Burial Records]. Years of coverage vary by church.  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_churchburials.php Allen County Church Burial Records]. Years of coverage vary by church.  
*[http://www.acgsi.org/members/cathrec.php Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception records, 1831-1908] ([http://www.acgsi.org/membersh.php ACGSI membership] required)<br>  
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*[http://acgsi.org/genweb/churchlist.asp Histories of 185 Churches prior to 1920]<br>
*[http://www.acgsi.org/genweb/churchlist.asp Histories of 185 Churches prior to 1920]
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*[http://www.acgsi.org/members/stpeters.php St. Peters Catholic Church baptisms, 1872-1929] ([http://www.acgsi.org/membersh.php ACGSI membership] required)<br>  
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===== Catholic  =====
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*[http://acgsi.org/members/cathrec.php Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception records, 1831-1908] ([http://acgsi.org/membersh.php ACGSI membership] required)<br>  
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*[http://acgsi.org/members/stpeters.php St. Peters Catholic Church baptisms, 1872-1929] ([http://www.acgsi.org/membersh.php ACGSI membership] required)<br>
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===== Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)<br>  =====
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*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~barrone/wcc.htm West Creighton Ave. Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) membership record index, 1896-1998]<br>
 
*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~barrone/wcc.htm West Creighton Ave. Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) membership record index, 1896-1998]<br>
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===== The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints  =====
  
 
LDS Ward and Branch&nbsp;Records  
 
LDS Ward and Branch&nbsp;Records  
  
 
*Fort Wayne
 
*Fort Wayne
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===== Presbyterian  =====
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:*'''1845-1876''' - First Presbyterian Church, Fort Wayne, Baptism Index 1845-1876 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free. Batch {{IGI|C524401}}.<ref name="vr1">Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at [[Media:Igiindiana.pdf|https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/9/91/Igiindiana.pdf]].</ref>
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:*'''1868-1873''' - First Presbyterian Church, Fort Wayne, Marriage Index 1868-1873 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free. Batch {{IGI|M524401}}.<ref name="vr1" />
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{{IN Church End}}
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{{IN Church Repositories|Allen|574214}}
  
 
==== Court Records  ====
 
==== Court Records  ====
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==== Funeral Homes  ====
 
==== Funeral Homes  ====
  
*[http://www.acgsi.org/funeral/ Allen County Funeral Card Collection]<br>  
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*[http://acgsi.org/funeral/ Allen County Funeral Card Collection]<br>  
*[http://www.acgsi.org/members/eharper.php E. Harper &amp; Sons] ([http://www.acgsi.org/membersh.php ACGSI membership] required)<br>  
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*[http://acgsi.org/members/eharper.php E. Harper &amp; Sons] ([http://acgsi.org/membersh.php ACGSI membership] required)<br>  
*[http://www.acgsi.org/members/elzey.php Elzey-Dickey-Haggard] ([http://www.acgsi.org/membersh.php ACGSI membership] required)<br>  
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*[http://acgsi.org/members/elzey.php Elzey-Dickey-Haggard] ([http://acgsi.org/membersh.php ACGSI membership] required)<br>  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_mccomb.php McComb and Sons Funeral Home Records, 1926-1950]
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_mccomb.php McComb and Sons Funeral Home Records, 1926-1950]
  
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===== Local Histories  =====
 
===== Local Histories  =====
  
*[http://www.acgsi.org/genweb/churchlist.asp Church histories of 185 churches prior to 1920]<br>
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{{IN History}}
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*[http://acgsi.org/genweb/churchlist.asp Church histories of 185 churches prior to 1920]<br>
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{{IN History End}}
  
 
==== Land and Property  ====
 
==== Land and Property  ====
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{{IN Land}}{{IN Land End}}
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{{IN Land and Property Other Repositories|Allen|552402}}
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
*[http://www.acgsi.org/maps/develop.pdf Allen County development, 1823-1835]  
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*[http://www.mapofus.org/indiana/ Old Antique Atlases &amp; Maps of Indiana]
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*[http://www.historygeo.com/search/ Family Maps of {{PAGENAME}}] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
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*[http://acgsi.org/maps/develop.pdf Allen County development, 1823-1835]  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_1860maps.php Allen County, 1860]  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_1860maps.php Allen County, 1860]  
*[http://www.acgsi.org/maps/1880plat.php Allen County, 1880]  
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*[http://acgsi.org/maps/1880plat.php Allen County, 1880]  
*[http://www.acgsi.org/genweb/cemeteries/cemeteries.asp Cemetery locations of 190 cemeteries on Google map]<br>  
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*[http://acgsi.org/genweb/cemeteries/cemeteries.asp Cemetery locations of 190 cemeteries on Google map]<br>  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/doc_1857panorama.php Fort Wayne, panorama, 1857]  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/doc_1857panorama.php Fort Wayne, panorama, 1857]  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/doc_1929fortwayne.php Fort Wayne Central Business District, 1929]  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/doc_1929fortwayne.php Fort Wayne Central Business District, 1929]  
*[http://www.acgsi.org/maps/kekionga.pdf Kekionga, 1697-1824]  
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*[http://acgsi.org/maps/kekionga.pdf Kekionga, 1697-1824]  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/doc_fwsuburban.php Suburban and Rural Additions, 1960]  
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/doc_fwsuburban.php Suburban and Rural Additions, 1960]  
*[http://www.acgsi.org/maps/twpdiagr.pdf Township Layout]
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*[http://acgsi.org/maps/twpdiagr.pdf Township Layout]
  
 
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==== Military Records  ====
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==== Newspapers  ====
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{{IN Newspapers|Monroe}} {{IN Newspapers End}}
  
 
==== Obituaries  ====
 
==== Obituaries  ====
  
*[http://genealogycenter.info/search_obits1900.php Obituary Index, 1841-September 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 542,000 records in the database.
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*[http://genealogycenter.info/search_obits1900.php Obituary Index, 1841- July 2015] 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 542,000 records in the database.
  
 
==== Probate Records  ====
 
==== Probate Records  ====
  
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{{IN Probate Intro|Allen}}
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'''Online Probate Reccords'''
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*'''1798 – 1999''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9045 Indiana Wills and Probate Records 1798-1999] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index and images '''$'''
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_guardianships.php 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.
 
*[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_guardianships.php 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.
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{{IN Probate Repositories|Allen|470405}}
  
 
==== Public Records  ====
 
==== Public Records  ====
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===== School Records<br>Voter Registration  =====
  
 
==== Repositories  ====
 
==== Repositories  ====
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'''Allen County Clerk of the Courts'''<br>715 South Calhoun Street, # 200A<br>Fort Wayne, IN 46802<br>Telephone: 260-449-7245<br>Website: [http://www.allencounty.us/clerk-of-the-courts Clerk of the Courts]<br>
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===== Courthouse  =====
 
===== Courthouse  =====
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===== Museums  =====
 
===== Museums  =====
  
*[http://www.myblackinfo.com/african_americanfw.htm African/African-American Historical Museum]<br>  
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*[http://www.visitfortwayne.com/listings/African-African-American-Historical-Museum/6/ African/African-American Historical Museum]<br>  
 
*[http://www.fortwaynefiremuseum.com/ Fort Wayne Firefighters Museum]<br>  
 
*[http://www.fortwaynefiremuseum.com/ Fort Wayne Firefighters Museum]<br>  
 
*[http://www.fwhistorycenter.com/ The History Center/Allen County-Fort Wayne Historical Society]<br>
 
*[http://www.fwhistorycenter.com/ The History Center/Allen County-Fort Wayne Historical Society]<br>
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===== Societies  =====
 
===== Societies  =====
  
*[http://www.acgsi.org Allen County Genealogical Society]<br>  
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'''Allen County - Ft. Wayne Historical Society'''<br>302 East Berry Street<br>Ft. Wayne 46802<br> Telephone Number: 260-426-2882<br>Fax: 260-424-4419<br>E-mail:[mailto:histsociety@fwhistorycenter.com histsociety@fwhistorycenter.com]<br>[http://www.fwhistorycenter.com/ Website]<br><br>
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'''Allen County Genealogical Society'''<br>PO Box 12003<br>Ft. Wayne 46862<br>E-mail:[mailto:info@acgsi.org info@acgsi.org]<br>[http://acgsi.org Website]<br>
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'''Besancon Historical Society'''<br>15535 Lincoln Highway East<br>New Haven, IN 46774<br>[http://www.besanconhistory.org Website]<br><br>
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'''Grabill Historical Society'''<br>PO Box 346<br>Grabill, IN 46741-0346<br>Telephone Number: 260-627-5227<br>Fax: 260-627-2465<br><br>
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'''Huntertown Historical Society'''<br>PO Box 662<br>Huntertown, IN 46748-0662<br>
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Telephone Number: 260-637-3530<br>Fax: 260-637-8598<br>E-mail:[mailto:shirleyu@comcast.net shirleyu@comcast.net]<br>[http://www.huntertownhistoricalsoc.org/ Website]<br><br>
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'''Monroeville Historical Society'''<br>407 Elm St.<br>Monroeville, IN 46773-9340<br>
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Contact: Blain Ryan<br><br>
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'''Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society'''<br>15808 Edgerton Road<br>New Haven, Indiana
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46774<br>Telephone Number: 260-493-0765<br>E-mail:[mailto:contact@fwrhs.org contact@fwrhs.org]  <br>[http://www.765.org/ Website]<br><br>
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'''Settlers, Inc.'''<br>1424 West Jefferson Blvd.<br>Fort Wayne, Indiana 46802<br>Telephone Number: 260-424-7212<br>E-mail:[mailto:barrone@softhome.net barrone@softhome.net]<br>[http://www.settlersinc.org Website]<br><br>
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*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Allen-County-Genealogical-Society-of-Indiana-Inc/147872869876 Allen County Genealogical Society on Facebook]<br>  
 
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Allen-County-Genealogical-Society-of-Indiana-Inc/147872869876 Allen County Genealogical Society on Facebook]<br>  
*[http://www.besanconhistory.org Besancon Historical Society]<br>
 
*[http://www.765.org/ Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society]<br>
 
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.com/~infpchs/ Four Presidents Corners Historical Society]<br>  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.com/~infpchs/ Four Presidents Corners Historical Society]<br>  
*[http://www.huntertownhistoricalsoc.org/ Huntertown Historical Society]<br>
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*[http://www.rootsweb.com/~inmpwcd/ Mary Penrose Wayne Chapter NSDAR]<br>
*[http://www.rootsweb.com/~inmpwcd/ Mary Penrose Wayne Chapter NSDAR]<br>
 
*[http://www.settlersinc.org Settlers, Inc.]<br>
 
  
 
===== Family History Centers  =====
 
===== Family History Centers  =====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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{{FamilySearch Centers Intro}}
*[[Fort Wayne Indiana Family History Center]]
 
  
==== School Records  ====
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*[[Fort Wayne Indiana Family History Center|Fort Wayne Indiana Family History Center]]
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For additional nearby Family History Centers, search online in the [http://www.familysearch.org/locations/centerlocator family history center directory].
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==== Public Records  ====
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===== <br>  =====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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{{IN Tax Intro}}
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{{IN Tax End}}
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{{Template:IN Tax Records Repositories|Allen|569245}}
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
*'''1906-1937&nbsp;'''[http://www.acgsi.org/monroeville/ Monroeville Vital Records (1906-1937)]  
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{{IN Vital Intro}}
*'''1907-1937&nbsp;'''[http://www.acgsi.org/newhaven/ New Haven Vital Records (1907-1937)]  
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*'''1907-1937&nbsp;'''[http://www.acgsi.org/woodburn/ Woodburn Vital Records (1907-1937) ]<br>  
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*'''1906-1937&nbsp;'''[http://acgsi.org/monroeville/ Monroeville Vital Records (1906-1937)]  
*'''1916-1937&nbsp;'''[http://www.acgsi.org/grabill/ Grabill Vital Records (1916-1937)]
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*'''1907-1937&nbsp;'''[http://acgsi.org/newhaven/ New Haven Vital Records (1907-1937)]  
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*'''1907-1937&nbsp;'''[http://acgsi.org/woodburn/ Woodburn Vital Records (1907-1937) ]<br>  
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*'''1916-1937&nbsp;'''[http://acgsi.org/grabill/ Grabill Vital Records (1916-1937)]
  
 
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===== Marriage Records  =====
 
===== Marriage Records  =====
  
*'''1780-1992&nbsp;'''Indiana Marriages[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674830 FamilySearch] <br>
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*'''1780-1992&nbsp;''' {{RecordSearch|1674830|Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992}} - FamilySearch<br>
  
*'''1802-1892&nbsp;'''Indiana Marriages[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7852&cj=1&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry.com]$ <br>
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*'''1802-1892&nbsp;''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7852&cj=1&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Indiana, Marriage Index, 1802-1892] - Ancestry.com $ <br>
  
*'''1811-1959&nbsp;'''Indiana Marriages[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1410397 FamilySearch] <br>&nbsp;
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*'''1811-2007''' {{RecordSearch|1410397|Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
  
 
*'''1824-1920&nbsp;'''[http://www.genealogycenter.info/doc_aframmarriages.php African-American Marriage Records, 1824-1920]
 
*'''1824-1920&nbsp;'''[http://www.genealogycenter.info/doc_aframmarriages.php African-American Marriage Records, 1824-1920]
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*'''1870s-1920s&nbsp;'''[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_deaths.php Allen County Death Index, 1870s-1920s]<br>  
 
*'''1870s-1920s&nbsp;'''[http://www.genealogycenter.info/search_deaths.php Allen County Death Index, 1870s-1920s]<br>  
*'''1882-1920 Indiana Death Index'''
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*'''1882-1920''' {{RecordSearch|1947977|Indiana, Death Index, 1882-1920}} at [https://familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch Historical Records] - Index only
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*'''1887-1920&nbsp;'''[http://www.genealogycenter.info/results_aframdeaths.php African-American Deaths, 1887-1920]
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*'''1899-2011''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60716 Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry] - ($), index and images <br>
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*'''1909-1937&nbsp;'''[http://acgsi.org/death/ Allen Co. Deaths (1909-1937)(sel.)] (with record images)
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*'''1918-1920&nbsp;'''[http://acgsi.org/vital/influenz.php Influenza Deaths (1918-1920)]
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*'''1937-1948&nbsp;'''[http://acgsi.org/infirmary/ Infirmary deaths (1937-1948)]
  
[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1947977 FamilySearch]<br>
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{{IN Vital Repositories|Allen|476767}}
  
*'''1887-1920&nbsp;'''[http://www.genealogycenter.info/results_aframdeaths.php African-American Deaths, 1887-1920]
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*'''1909-1937&nbsp;'''[http://www.acgsi.org/death/ Allen Co. Deaths (1909-1937)(sel.)] (with record images)
 
*'''1918-1920&nbsp;'''[http://www.acgsi.org/vital/influenz.php Influenza Deaths (1918-1920)]
 
*'''1937-1948&nbsp;'''[http://www.acgsi.org/infirmary/ Infirmary deaths (1937-1948)]
 
  
==== Voter Registration  ====
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==== Web Sites ====
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==== Websites ====
  
*[http://www.acgsi.org/genweb/index.asp Allen INGenWeb Project] is part of the USGenWeb Project containing links to various county resources, Biographies, Cemetery information including names, map location, and tombstone photographs, Church names and locations, Historical Photos, Obituary information, Look Up requests, Queries, and more.<br>  
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*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/indiana/allen-county/ Allen County, IN History, Records, Facts and Genealogy]
*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Allen|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
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*[https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/116137955399210084448 Indiana Genealogy Network Community on Google+]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/groups/208669295836038/ Indiana Genealogy Network Group on Facebook]
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*[http://acgsi.org/genweb/index.asp Allen INGenWeb Project] is part of the USGenWeb Project containing links to various county resources, Biographies, Cemetery information including names, map location, and tombstone photographs, Church names and locations, Historical Photos, Obituary information, Look Up requests, Queries, and more.<br>  
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*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Allen|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Allen/ Allen County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Allen/ Allen County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
*[http://www.indianagenealogy.net/Allen-County-Genealogy.htm Allen County Genealogy] (Indiana Genealogy)
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*[http://ldsgenealogy.com/IN/Allen-County.htm Allen County Genealogy] (Indiana Genealogy)
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=== Places  ===
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*[http://acgsi.org/genweb/towns.asp#towns 92 Towns Past and Present]<br>
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*Aboite Twp.: Dunfee
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*Adams Twp.: Adams Station, New Haven
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*Cedar Creek Twp.: Cedarville, Grabill, Hamilton, Hursh, Leo, Urbana
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*Eel River Twp.: Potter Station<br>
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*Jackson Twp.: Baldwin, Edgerton, Townley
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*Jefferson Twp.: Besancon, Maples, Tillman, Zulu
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*Lafayette Twp.: Aboite, Aboite Station, Nine Mile, Zanesville
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*Lake Twp.: Arcola, Hadley
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*Madison Twp.: Boston Corner, Centreville, Hoagland, Massilon
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*Marion Twp.: Hessen Cassel, Middletown, Poe, Williamsport
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*Maumee Twp.: Bluecast, Edwardsville, Woodburn
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*Milan Twp.: Fairport, Gar Creek, Milan Center
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*Monroe Twp.: Dixon (OH), East Liberty, Monroeville
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*Perry Twp.: Carrolls, Huntertown, Hunterville, Royville
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*Pleasant Twp.: Sheldon, Yoder
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*St. Joseph Twp.
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*Scipio Twp.
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*Springfield Twp.: Cuba, Halls Corners, Harlan, Maysville
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*Washington Twp.: Academie, Wallen
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*Wayne Twp.: Fort Wayne, Kekionga, Lewisburg, South Wayne, Waynedale<br>
  
== References  ==
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=== References  ===
  
 
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Latest revision as of 01:01, 23 September 2017

United States
Indiana
Allen County
This article is about a northeast Indiana county. For other uses, see Allen.

Guide to Allen County, Indiana ancestry, family history, and genealogy birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Allen County, Indiana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Indiana
Location of Indiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 17, 1823
County Seat Fort Wayne
Courthouse
Address Allen County Courthouse
715 S Calhoun Street #200
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Phone. 260.449.7245
Allen County Website
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Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
 
Marriage
 
Death
 
Land
 
Probate
1882*
 
1824*
 
1870*
 
1824
 
1825
*For earlier dates, 

try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries 

  • Parent Counties: Formed December 17, 1823 from Delaware New Purchase and unorganized territory.[1]
  • County Seat: Fort Wayne [2]

Description

The county was named for of John Allen. It's county seat is Fort Wayne and was founded April 1, 1824. It is located in the Northeast area of the state.[3]

Neighboring Counties

DeKalb  • Noble  • Whitley  • Huntington  • Wells  • Adam  • Van Wert  • Paulding  • Defiance

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Boundary Changes

For animated maps illustrating Indiana County boundary changes, "Rotating Formation Indiana County Boundary Maps" (1790-1873) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.

Record Loss

There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.

Resources

Bible Records

Biographies

Business Records

Cemeteries

Tombstone Transcriptions Online Tombstone Transcriptions in Print List of Cemeteries in the county
Findagrave.com Family History Library Findagrave.com
INGenWeb WorldCat Billion Graves
INGenWeb Archives
Tombstone Project
Indiana Interment
Billion Graves
See Indiana Cemeteries for more information.

Census Records

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

Church Records

Most church records are held by individual churches. For contact information, check a phone directory, such as SearchBug or Dex Knows. Some denominations are gathering their records into a central repository.


General

Catholic
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Fort Wayne
Presbyterian

For more information about these major repositories, see Indiana Church Records.


Finding More Church Records

Additional church records can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Allen County, Indiana Genealogy Church Records in online catalogs like:


Court Records

Directories

Fold3.com ($) has Fort Wayne City Directories 1902-1923 and miscellaneous years dating back to 1861 available online.

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic and Religious Groups

Funeral Homes

Gazetteers

Genealogies

Historical Photos

Histories

Local Histories

Local histories are available for Allen County, Indiana Genealogy. County histories may include biographies; church, school and government histories; and military information.


For more information about local histories, see the wiki page section Indiana Local Histories.


Land and Property

Land and property records can place an ancestor in a particular location, provide economic information, and reveal family relationships. Land records include: deeds, abstracts and indexes, mortgages, leases, grants and land patents.

After land was transferred from the government to private ownership, subsequent transactions were recorded at the courthouse, where records are currently housed.

See Indiana Land and Property for additional information about early Indiana land grants and patents.


Finding More Land Records

Additional land records can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Allen County, Indiana Genealogy Probate Records in online catalogs like:


Maps

Military Records

Civil War

Civil War service men from Allen County served in various regiments. Men often joined a regiment or a company (within a regiment)that originated in their county. Listed below are the military units that were formed in or had many men from Allen County.


World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918
World War II, 1941-1945

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Allen County, Indiana Genealogy newspapers may contain genealogical value including obituaries, births, marriages, deaths, anniversaries, family gatherings, family travel, achievements, business notices, engagement information, and probate court proceedings. The Indiana Division of the Indiana State Library has the state’s largest newspaper collection. Their newspaper microfilms are available through inter-library loan. For a county-by-county inventory of their 16,500 reels of Indiana newspaper microfilms, see their Indiana Collection.

Other places to access newspapers are Newspaper Archive ($)(may be free at your local library), public librariescollege or university libraries, the Library of Congress, or Google News.

For more Indiana newspaper information see the wiki page Indiana Newspapers.

Obituaries

  • Obituary Index, 1841- July 2015 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 542,000 records in the database.

Probate Records

In most counties in Indiana, probate records have been kept by the county clerk of the circuit court. They include wills, fee books, claim registers, legacy records, inheritance records, probate ticklers, and dockets. The records are available at the county courthouse.


Online Probate Reccords

Finding More Probate Records

Additional probate records can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Allen County, Indiana Genealogy Probate Records in online catalogs like:

Public Records

School Records
Voter Registration

Repositories

Allen County Clerk of the Courts
715 South Calhoun Street, # 200A
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Telephone: 260-449-7245
Website: Clerk of the Courts


Courthouse

Clerk Circuit Court has marriage records records from 1824, divorce, probate and court records from 1823.
County Recorder has land records.
County Board of Health has birth, death and burial records.[5]

Archives
Libraries

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

Museums
Societies

Allen County - Ft. Wayne Historical Society
302 East Berry Street
Ft. Wayne 46802
Telephone Number: 260-426-2882
Fax: 260-424-4419
E-mail:histsociety@fwhistorycenter.com
Website

Allen County Genealogical Society
PO Box 12003
Ft. Wayne 46862
E-mail:info@acgsi.org
Website

Besancon Historical Society
15535 Lincoln Highway East
New Haven, IN 46774
Website

Grabill Historical Society
PO Box 346
Grabill, IN 46741-0346
Telephone Number: 260-627-5227
Fax: 260-627-2465

Huntertown Historical Society
PO Box 662
Huntertown, IN 46748-0662
Telephone Number: 260-637-3530
Fax: 260-637-8598
E-mail:shirleyu@comcast.net
Website

Monroeville Historical Society
407 Elm St.
Monroeville, IN 46773-9340
Contact: Blain Ryan

Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society
15808 Edgerton Road
New Haven, Indiana 46774
Telephone Number: 260-493-0765
E-mail:contact@fwrhs.org
Website

Settlers, Inc.
1424 West Jefferson Blvd.
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46802
Telephone Number: 260-424-7212
E-mail:barrone@softhome.net
Website

Family History Centers

Family history centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites. In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes. See family history center for more information. Search the online FHC directory for a nearby family history center.

For additional nearby Family History Centers, search online in the family history center directory.

Public Records


Taxation

Indiana tax records complement land records and can be used in place of censuses or to supplement the years between censuses. Because only persons who owned taxable property were listed, many residents were not included in tax lists. There may also be gaps of several years in the tax records of some counties.


For more information see the wiki page Indiana Taxation.

Finding More Tax Records

Additional tax records can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Allen County, Indiana Genealogy Tax Records in online catalogs like:

Vital Records

Vital records consist of birth, death, marriage and divorce records. Indiana law in 1882 required registration of births and deaths in counties. The Indiana Department of Health has birth records filed after October 1907 and death records filed after January 1900 for deaths. Copies may be obtained from the county health department or the Indiana State Division of Vital Records. See also How to order Indiana Vital Records or order electronically online.

Marriage licenses were required by counties beginning in 1800. Original marriage records are held at the office of the Allen County, Indiana Genealogy County Clerk with divorce records located with the Allen County, Indiana Genealogy Clerk of Courts.



Birth Records
Marriage Records
Death Records

Finding Vital Records at Other Repositories

Additional vital records can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Allen County, Indiana Genealogy Vital Records in online catalogs like:




Websites

Places

  • 92 Towns Past and Present
  • 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

References

  1. Ancestry.com wiki contributors, "Allen County, Indiana" in Ancestry.com: Wiki at http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=Allen _County,_Indiana (accessed 4 August 2012).
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "Allen County, Indiana" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Allen_County,_Indiana (accessed 10 May 2012).
  3. Wikipedia contributors, "Allen County," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Allen_County,_Indiana accessed 2/27/2017.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/9/91/Igiindiana.pdf.
  5. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Allen, Indiana 211 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.