Carroll County, Indiana Genealogy

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History

 

The county is named after Charles Carroll (1737-1832), a signer of the Declaration of Independence.[1]

Parent County

1826--Carroll County was created 7 January 1826 from unorganized territory.  County seat: Delphi [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Locality

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Census

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Directory

Land

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 & company, inc, 1916.) 977.294 H2o FHL US/CAN Book FHL Collection  Family History Archives  other library 

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 FHL Collection  Family History Archives  other library 

Newspapers

Probate

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)

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Wikipedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Carroll_of_Carrollton.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).