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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Indiana|Indiana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Crawford_County,_Indiana|Crawford County]]''  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.county-clerk.net/countyclerk.asp?state=Indiana&county=Crawford Crawford County Courthouse]<br>316 S Court<br>English, IN 47118-0375<br>Phone: 812.338.2565
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County Clerk has marriage records from 1818, <br>divorce, probate and court records from 1860.<br>County Health Department has birth and death records. <br>County Recorder has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Crawford 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  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1818--'''Crawford County was created 29 January 1818&nbsp;from [[Orange County, Indiana|Orange]],[[Harrison County, Indiana|Harrison]] and [[Perry County, Indiana|Perry]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' English <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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'''1818--'''Crawford County was created 29 January 1818&nbsp;from [[Orange County, Indiana|Orange]],[[Harrison County, Indiana|Harrison]] and [[Perry County, Indiana|Perry]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' English <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"> </span>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*Crawford County, Indiana: Cemeteries - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Crawford/cem/ Linkpendium]
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*Cemetery Records -[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/in/county/crawford/#cemetery INGenWeb]
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Indiana}}
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Crawford County (1880) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society]) <br>
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*Crawford County, Indiana: Census Records and Indexes - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Crawford/cen/ Linkpendium]<br>
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*Census Records -[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~incrawfo/?cj=1&o_xid=0001177079&o_lid=0001177079#census INGenWeb]
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*Early Residents of Crawford County (1820) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Directories  ====
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*Directory of Businesses in Leavenworth, Crawford County, Indiana (1868) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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*Pleasant, Hazen Hayes. 1926. ''A history of Crawford County, Indiana''. (Greenfield, Ind: Wm. Mitchell Printing Co.) 977.228 H2p FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|170079|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-crawford-county-indiana/oclc/1850818&referer=brief_results other libraies]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=27680 ancestry.com&nbsp; ]$
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*''Biographical and Historical Souvenir for the Counties of Clark, Crawford, Harrison, Floyd, Jefferson, Jennings, Scott and Washington, Indiana''. (Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic, 1972.) FHL US/CAN Film 934899 Item 4 {{FHL|161588|item|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/biographical-and-historical-souvenir-for-the-counties-of-clark-crawford-harrison-floyd-jefferson-jennings-scott-and-washington-indiana/oclc/6966330&referer=brief_results other libraries&nbsp;]&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/details/biographicalhisto00inchic INTERNET ARCHIVE] <br>
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*Crawford County, Indiana: History - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Crawford/hist/ Linkpendium]
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1325008771812_613" />Crawford County, Indiana: Maps and Gazetteers - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Crawford/maps/ Linkpendium]
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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*- see - Military Records and Histories - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Crawford/ Linkpendium]
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Civil War  
 
Civil War  
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*[[1st Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|1st Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company E  
 
*[[1st Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|1st Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company E  
*[[6th_Regiment,_Indiana_Cavalry|6th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company F
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*[[6th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|6th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company F  
*[[13th_Regiment,_Indiana_Cavalry|13th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company H
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*[[13th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|13th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company H  
*[[13th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|13th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company I
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*[[13th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|13th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company I  
*[[17th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|17th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company C
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*[[17th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|17th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company C  
*[[38th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|38th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies E, and K
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*[[23rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|23rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H
*[[49th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|49th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies F, and H
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*[[38th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|38th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies E, and K  
*[[51st_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|51st Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company B
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*[[49th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|49th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies F, and H (A-K see "Civil War Military Records" below)
*[[52nd_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|52nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company D
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*[[51st Regiment, Indiana Infantry|51st Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company B  
*[[59th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|59th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company F
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*[[52nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|52nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company D  
*[[66th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|66th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company G
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*[[59th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|59th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company F  
*[[81st_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|81st Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies A, and H
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*[[66th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|66th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company G  
*[[99th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|99th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company E
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*[[81st Regiment, Indiana Infantry|81st Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies A, and H  
*[[144th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|144th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company D
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*[[99th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|99th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company E  
*[[28th_US_Colored_Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops
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*[[144th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|144th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company D  
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*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops
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*Crawford Co, Indiana Civil War Soldiers - [http://www.censusdiggins.com/crawford.html CensusDiggins.com]
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*Civil War Military Records - [http://www.kentuckianagenealogy.org/crawford/military/index.html INGenWeb]
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*MILITARY PERSONS (Who served from Crawford Co., IN or are buried in the county.) [http://www.kentuckianagenealogy.org/crawford/military/military.html INGenWeb]
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Civil War Books
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*"Civil War" Chapter 14 in Pleasant, Hazen Hayes. 1926. ''A history of Crawford County, Indiana''. (Greenfield, Ind: Wm. Mitchell Printing Co.), (page 229-306, Regiment, Companies, Name's, history of Knight of Golden Circle),&nbsp;977.228 H2p FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|170079|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-crawford-county-indiana/oclc/1850818&referer=brief_results other libraies]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=27680 ancestry.com&nbsp; ]$
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== School Records  ====
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*Directory of Teachers (1936) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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*Vital Records -[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~incrawfo/?cj=1&o_xid=0001177079&o_lid=0001177079#vitals INGenWeb] <br>
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*[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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*Indiana Marriages, 1802-1892 - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7852&cj=1&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry.con ]$ <br>
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*Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992&nbsp; -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674830 FamilySearch] <br>
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*Indiana Marriage, 1811-1959&nbsp; -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1410397 FamilySearch] <br>
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*Indiana, Death Index, 1882-1920 -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1947977 FamilySearch]
  
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/in/county/crawford/ USGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Crawford|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Crawford|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Crawford/ Crawfod County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Crawford/ Crawfod County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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County Courthouse

Crawford County Courthouse
316 S Court
English, IN 47118-0375
Phone: 812.338.2565

County Clerk has marriage records from 1818,
divorce, probate and court records from 1860.
County Health Department has birth and death records.
County Recorder has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

1818--Crawford County was created 29 January 1818 from Orange,Harrison and Perry Counties.
County seat: English [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

  • Crawford County, Indiana: Census Records and Indexes - Linkpendium

Church

Court

Directories

Land

Local Histories

  • Biographical and Historical Souvenir for the Counties of Clark, Crawford, Harrison, Floyd, Jefferson, Jennings, Scott and Washington, Indiana. (Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic, 1972.) FHL US/CAN Film 934899 Item 4 FHL Collection  other libraries   INTERNET ARCHIVE

Maps

  • Crawford County, Indiana: Maps and Gazetteers - Linkpendium

Military


Civil War


Civil War service men from Crawford 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 Crawford County.



  • Crawford Co, Indiana Civil War Soldiers - CensusDiggins.com
  • Civil War Military Records - INGenWeb
  • MILITARY PERSONS (Who served from Crawford Co., IN or are buried in the county.) INGenWeb


Civil War Books

  • "Civil War" Chapter 14 in Pleasant, Hazen Hayes. 1926. A history of Crawford County, Indiana. (Greenfield, Ind: Wm. Mitchell Printing Co.), (page 229-306, Regiment, Companies, Name's, history of Knight of Golden Circle), 977.228 H2p FHL US/CAN Book  FHL Collection   other libraies   ancestry.com  $

Newspapers

Probate

School Records

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. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Crawford County, Indiana 211 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).