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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1836--'''Brown County was created 4 February 1836&nbsp;from [[Monroe County, Indiana|Monroe,]] [[Bartholomew County, Indiana|Bartholomew]] and [[Jackson County, Indiana|Jackson]] Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Nashville <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">
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'''1836--'''Brown County was created 4 February 1836&nbsp;from [[Monroe County, Indiana|Monroe,]] [[Bartholomew County, Indiana|Bartholomew]] and [[Jackson County, Indiana|Jackson]] Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Nashville <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>
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*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.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=197129&subject_disp=Indiana%2C+Brown&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=197129&subject_disp=Indiana%2C+Brown&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Brown/ Brown&nbsp;County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)&nbsp;&nbsp;
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Brown/ Brown&nbsp;County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)&nbsp;&nbsp;
  
 
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== References  ==
  
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Revision as of 17:37, 29 September 2010

Template:Indiana-stub United States  > Indiana > Brown County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1836--Brown County was created 4 February 1836 from Monroe, Bartholomew and Jackson Counties.
County seat: Nashville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

-- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged. 

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

The Brown County Indiana Historical Society has a website at http://Browncountyhistory.info/ There is a tab for History/Genealogy

Web Sites

References

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