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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Indiana|Indiana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Carroll County''' <br>  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
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[http://www.carrollcountyin.gov/ Carroll County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;101 W Main Street<br> Delphi, IN 46923<br> Phone: 765.564.4485 <br>
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County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1828. <br>County Health Officer has birth and death and burial records from 1882.<br>County Recorder has land records from 1828<br> Public Library Delphi has newspapers from 1841.<br>County Historical Society has burial records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Carroll County, Indiana 211 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1826--'''Carroll County was created 7 January 1826&nbsp;from unorganized territory.&nbsp;'''&nbsp;County seat: '''Delphi <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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'''1826--'''Carroll County was created 7 January 1826&nbsp;from unorganized territory.&nbsp;'''&nbsp;County seat: '''Delphi <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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*Carroll County Cemeteries - [http://www.incarroll.pasttracker.com/cemeteries/cemeteries_index.htm INGenWeb]
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Carroll County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Carroll County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
 
*Carroll County Cemeteries - [http://www.incarroll.pasttracker.com/cemeteries/cemeteries_index.htm INGenWeb]
 
  
 
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
Odell, John C.''History of Carroll County, Indiana, Its People, Industries and Institutions. With Biographical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Many of the Old Families''. (Indianapolis: B.F. Bowen &amp; company, inc, 1916.) 977.294 H2o FHL US/CAN Book {{FHL|209977|item|disp=FHL Collection}} &nbsp;[http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH36&CISOPTR=62860 Family History Archives]&nbsp;[http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-carroll-county-indiana-its-people-industries-and-institutions-with-biographical-sketches-of-representative-citizens-and-genealogical-records-of-many-of-the-old-families/oclc/247759400&referer=brief_results &nbsp;other library&nbsp;]  
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*[http://archive.org/details/historyofcarroll00helm History of Carroll County, Indiana&nbsp;: With illustrations and biographical sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers ... (1882)] - free book online at the Internet Archive
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*Odell, John C.''History of Carroll County, Indiana, Its People, Industries and Institutions. With Biographical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Many of the Old Families''. (Indianapolis: B.F. Bowen &amp; company, inc, 1916.) 977.294 H2o FHL US/CAN Book {{FHL|209977|item|disp=FHL Collection}} &nbsp;{{FSbook|88541}} &nbsp;[http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-carroll-county-indiana-its-people-industries-and-institutions-with-biographical-sketches-of-representative-citizens-and-genealogical-records-of-many-of-the-old-families/oclc/247759400&referer=brief_results &nbsp;other library&nbsp;]
  
 
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
*Military Index - [http://www.incarroll.pasttracker.com/military/military_index.htm INGenWeb]<br>
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*Military Index - [http://www.incarroll.pasttracker.com/military/military_index.htm INGenWeb]<br>  
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*African American Veterans in Carroll County, Indiana (1890) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
Civil War  
 
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Civil War Book  
 
Civil War Book  
  
<br>"Military History" Chapter 10 in Odell, John C.''History of Carroll County, Indiana, Its People, Industries and Institutions. With Biographical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Many of the Old Families''. (Indianapolis: B.F. Bowen &amp; company, inc, 1916.) page 191-204. &nbsp;977.294 H2o FHL US/CAN Book {{FHL|209977|item|disp=FHL Collection}} &nbsp;[http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH36&CISOPTR=62860 Family History Archives]&nbsp;[http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-carroll-county-indiana-its-people-industries-and-institutions-with-biographical-sketches-of-representative-citizens-and-genealogical-records-of-many-of-the-old-families/oclc/247759400&referer=brief_results &nbsp;other library&nbsp;]  
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<br>"Military History" Chapter 10 in Odell, John C.''History of Carroll County, Indiana, Its People, Industries and Institutions. With Biographical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Many of the Old Families''. (Indianapolis: B.F. Bowen &amp; company, inc, 1916.) page 191-204. &nbsp;977.294 H2o FHL US/CAN Book {{FSbook|88541}}; {{FHL|209977|item|disp=FHL Collection}} &nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-carroll-county-indiana-its-people-industries-and-institutions-with-biographical-sketches-of-representative-citizens-and-genealogical-records-of-many-of-the-old-families/oclc/247759400&referer=brief_results &nbsp;other library&nbsp;]  
  
 
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*Alumni of Delphi High School (1872-1924) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Students of Delphi Junior High School (1925) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Students of Delphi High School, Carroll County, Indiana (1925) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Teachers of Delphi High School, Carroll County, Indiana (1925) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])<br>
  
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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*[http://archive.org/details/carrollcountyind00slev Carroll County, Indiana Marriage Records, 1828-1850] - free ebook at the Internet Archive
 
*[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>
  
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Carroll County Courthouse
 101 W Main Street
Delphi, IN 46923
Phone: 765.564.4485

County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1828.
County Health Officer has birth and death and burial records from 1882.
County Recorder has land records from 1828
Public Library Delphi has newspapers from 1841.
County Historical Society has burial records. [1]

History

 

The county is named after Charles Carroll (1737-1832), a signer of the Declaration of Independence.[2]

Parent County

1826--Carroll County was created 7 January 1826 from unorganized territory.  County seat: Delphi [3]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Locality

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Directory

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War


Civil War service men from Carroll 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 Carroll County.


Civil War Book


"Military History" Chapter 10 in Odell, John C.History of Carroll County, Indiana, Its People, Industries and Institutions. With Biographical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Many of the Old Families. (Indianapolis: B.F. Bowen & company, inc, 1916.) page 191-204.  977.294 H2o FHL US/CAN Book FamilySearch Books Online; FHL Collection    other library 

Newspapers

Probate

School Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Carroll County, Indiana 211 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Wikipedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Carroll_of_Carrollton.
  3. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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