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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Indiana|Indiana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Dubois County''' <br>  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Dubois County Indiana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
== History  ==
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{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Dubois County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1817 | founded date = December 20 | seat = Jasper | building image = | building address = [http://www.duboiscountyin.org/ Dubois County Courthouse]<br>1 Courthouse Square<br>Jasper, IN 47546<br>Phone: 812.481.7035<br> | adoption_sign = Adoption Indiana Genealogical Society}}
  
==== Parent County ====
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
'''1817--'''Dubois County was created 20 December 1817&nbsp;from Pike County.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Jasper <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Populated Places  ====
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Crawford County, Indiana|Crawford]]
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*[[Daviess County, Indiana|Daviess]]
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*[[Martin County, Indiana|Martin]]
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*[[Orange County, Indiana|Orange]]
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*[[Perry County, Indiana|Perry]]
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*[[Pike County, Indiana|Pike]]
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*[[Spencer County, Indiana|Spencer]]
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*[[Warrick County, Indiana|Warrick]]
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Places/Localities  ==
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'''August 1839''' -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.
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For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:
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*[[Burned Counties Research|Burned Counties Research in FamilySearch Wiki]]
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*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 Michael John Neill, ''Burned Counties'' in Family History Circle]
  
==== Populated Places ====
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=== Resources  ===
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==== Bible Records ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Biographies ====
  
== Resources ==
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==== Business Records ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Church  ====
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==== Census Records  ====
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{{Census|Indiana}}
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Dubois County (1880) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Early Residents of Dubois County (1807-1820) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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==== Church Records  ====
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===== Catholic Church  =====
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'''St. Anthony Catholic Parish, St. Anthony'''
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*'''1864-1885''' - St. Anthony Catholic Parish, Anthony, Baptism Index 1864-1885 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free. Batch {{IGI|C537911}}.<ref name="vr1" />
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*'''1864-1895''' - St. Anthony Catholic Parish, Anthony, Marriage Index 1864-1885 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free. Batch {{IGI|M537911}}.<ref name="vr1" />
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'''St. Celestine Catholic Parish'''
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*'''1849-1885''' - St. Celestine Catholic Parish, Celestine, Baptism Index 1849-1885 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free. Batch {{IGI|C537951}}.<ref name="vr1">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.</ref>
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*'''1849-1895''' - St. Celestine Catholic Parish, Celestine, Marriage Index 1849-1895 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free. Batches {{IGI|M537951}} and {{IGI|M537952}}.<ref name="vr1" />
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'''St. Ferdinand Catholic Parish, Ferdinand'''
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*'''1843-1885''' - St. Ferdinand Catholic Parish, Ferdinand, Baptism Index 1843-1885 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free. Batch {{IGI|C537971}}.<ref name="vr1" />
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*'''1843-1885''' - St. Ferdinand Catholic Parish, Ferdinand, Marriage Index 1843-1885 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free. Batch {{IGI|M537972}}.<ref name="vr1" />
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'''St. Henry Catholic Parish'''
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*'''1865-1885''' - St. Henry Catholic Parish Baptism Index 1865-1885 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free. Batch {{IGI|C537991}}.<ref name="vr1" />
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*'''1865-1885''' - St. Henry Catholic Parish Marriage Index 1865-1885 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free. Batch {{IGI|M537991}}.<ref name="vr1" />
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'''Sacred Heart Catholic Parish, Schnellville'''
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*'''1876-1885''' - Sacred Heart Catholic Parish, Schnellville, Baptism Index 1876-1885 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free. Batch {{IGI|C537891}}.<ref name="vr1"/>
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*'''1876-1895''' - Sacred Heart Catholic Parish, Schnellville, Marriage Index 1876-1895 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free. Batch {{IGI|M537891}}.<ref name="vr1"/>
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===== Lutheran  =====
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Aka Evangelical
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'''Emanuel Evangelical Church, Huntingburg'''
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*'''1881-1918''' - Emanuel Evangelical Church, Huntingburg, Baptism Index 1881-1918 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free. Batch {{IGI|C761751}}.<ref name="vr1" />
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*'''1882-1917''' - Emanuel Evangelical Church, Huntingburg, Baptism Index 1882-1917 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free. Batch {{IGI|M761751}}.<ref name="vr1" />
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*Records of St. Emanuel Lutheran Church, Dubois, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at [http://www.archives.com Archives.com] ($).
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===== Methodist  =====
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*'''1851-1895''' - Methodist Episcopal Church, Huntingburg, Baptism Index 1851-1895 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free. Batch {{IGI|C761742}}.<ref name="vr1" />
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*'''1853-1895''' - Methodist Episcopal Church, Huntingburg, Baptism Index 1853-1895 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free. Batch {{IGI|M761742}}.<ref name="vr1" />
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==== Court Records  ====
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==== Directories  ====
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*Directory of Businesses in Dubois County (1868) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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==== Emigration and Immigration  ====
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==== Ethnic and Religious Groups  ====
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==== Gazetteers  ====
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==== Genealogies  ====
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==== Histories  ====
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===== Local Histories  =====
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*Anderson, Forrest R. 1942.''Historical notes on Dubois &amp; Pike Counties, Indiana''. (Ireland, Ind: [s.n.].) {{FSbook|E91847}}; FHL US/CAN Film&nbsp;928078 Item 3&nbsp; {{FHL|158150|item|disp=FHL Collection}}; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/historical-notes-on-dubois-pike-counties-indiana/oclc/38301237&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp; [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/BookView.aspx?dbid=27086&iid=dvm_LocHist011474-00001-0&sid=&gskw=&cr=1 acestry.com]&nbsp;$ <br>
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*''History of Pike and Dubois counties, Indiana: from the earliest time to the present, with biographical sketches, reminiscences, notes, etc.&nbsp;: together with an extended history of the Northwest, the Indiana Territory, and the state of Indiana. 2000''. (La Crosse, Wis: Brookhaven Press. Harvard (18th ed.)) 977.23 H2h FHL US/CAN Book {{FHL|205474|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-pike-and-dubois-counties-indiana-from-the-earliest-time-to-the-present-with-biographical-sketches-reminiscences-notes-etc-together-with-an-extended-history-of-the-northwest-the-indiana-territory-and-the-state-of-indiana/oclc/45162651&referer=brief_results other library]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/historyofpikedub00good INTERNET ARCHIVE]
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==== Land and Property  ====
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==== Maps ====
  
==== Court  ====
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*[http://www.historygeo.com/search/ Family Maps of {{PAGENAME}}] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
  
==== Land ====
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==== Military Records ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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===== ''Civil War'' =====
  
==== Maps  ====
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Civil War service men from&nbsp;Dubois County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in&nbsp;Dubois County
  
==== Military ====
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*[[10th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|10th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company M
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*[[14th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|14th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company C
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*[[27th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|27th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K
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*[[42nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|42nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies B, and H
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*[[49th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|49th Regiment<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1305058602576_223" />]], Indiana Infantry, Company I
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*[[58th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|58th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies C, and E
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*[[65th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|65th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K
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*[[65th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|65th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company E
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*[[143rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|143rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company E
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Civil War Books
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*''"Military History Of The County" Chapter 5 in History of Pike and Dubois counties, Indiana: from the earliest time to the present, with biographical sketches, reminiscences, notes, etc.&nbsp;: together with an extended history of the Northwest, the Indiana Territory, and the state of Indiana. 2000''. (La Crosse, Wis: Brookhaven Press. Harvard (18th ed.)) (page 520-538), 977.23 H2h FHL US/CAN Book {{FHL|205474|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-pike-and-dubois-counties-indiana-from-the-earliest-time-to-the-present-with-biographical-sketches-reminiscences-notes-etc-together-with-an-extended-history-of-the-northwest-the-indiana-territory-and-the-state-of-indiana/oclc/45162651&referer=brief_results other library]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/historyofpikedub00good INTERNET ARCHIVE]
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===== ''World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918''  =====
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===== ''World War II, 1941-1945''  =====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
==== Probate  ====
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==== Obituaries  ====
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==== Probate Records  ====
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==== Public Records  ====
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==== Repositories  ====
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===== Courthouse  =====
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[http://www.duboiscountyin.org/ Dubois&nbsp;County Courthouse]<br>1 Courthouse Square<br>Jasper, IN 47546<br>Phone: 812.481.7035<br>&nbsp;
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Recorder Library has marriage, divorce, probate, land, court <br>and naturalization records from 1839 and military records from 1864.<br>County Health Department has birth and death records from 1882. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Dubois County, Indiana 212 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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===== Archives  =====
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===== Libraries  =====
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===== Museums  =====
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===== Societies  =====
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===== Family History Centers  =====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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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  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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===== Birth Records  =====
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===== Marriage Records  =====
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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>
  
== Web Sites  ==
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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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===== Death Records  =====
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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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*'''1840-1871''' - Dubois County Death Index 1840-1871 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free. Batch {{IGI|B546131}}.<ref name="vr1"/>
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*'''1882-1920''' - Indiana, Death Index, 1882-1920 -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1947977 FamilySearch]
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*'''1895-1911''' - Dubois County Death Index 1895-1911 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free. Batch {{IGI|B546132}}.<ref name="vr1"/>
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==== Voter Registration  ====
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==== Web Sites  ====
  
 
*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=197288&subject_disp=Indiana%2C+Dubois&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Dubois|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Dubois/ Dubois County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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Revision as of 19:01, 10 June 2013

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Guide to Dubois County Indiana genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Dubois County, Indiana
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Location of Indiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 20, 1817
County Seat Jasper
Courthouse
Address Dubois County Courthouse
1 Courthouse Square
Jasper, IN 47546
Phone: 812.481.7035
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Historical Facts

Populated Places

Boundary Changes

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

August 1839 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

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

Resources

Bible Records

Biographies

Business Records

Cemeteries

Census Records

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

Church Records

Catholic Church

St. Anthony Catholic Parish, St. Anthony

St. Celestine Catholic Parish

St. Ferdinand Catholic Parish, Ferdinand

St. Henry Catholic Parish

Sacred Heart Catholic Parish, Schnellville

Lutheran

Aka Evangelical

Emanuel Evangelical Church, Huntingburg

  • Records of St. Emanuel Lutheran Church, Dubois, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).
Methodist

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic and Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogies

Histories

Local Histories
  • History of Pike and Dubois counties, Indiana: from the earliest time to the present, with biographical sketches, reminiscences, notes, etc. : together with an extended history of the Northwest, the Indiana Territory, and the state of Indiana. 2000. (La Crosse, Wis: Brookhaven Press. Harvard (18th ed.)) 977.23 H2h FHL US/CAN Book FHL Collection  other library   INTERNET ARCHIVE

Land and Property

Maps

Military Records

Civil War

Civil War service men from Dubois County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Dubois County


Civil War Books


  • "Military History Of The County" Chapter 5 in History of Pike and Dubois counties, Indiana: from the earliest time to the present, with biographical sketches, reminiscences, notes, etc. : together with an extended history of the Northwest, the Indiana Territory, and the state of Indiana. 2000. (La Crosse, Wis: Brookhaven Press. Harvard (18th ed.)) (page 520-538), 977.23 H2h FHL US/CAN Book FHL Collection  other library   INTERNET ARCHIVE
World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918
World War II, 1941-1945

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate Records

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Dubois County Courthouse
1 Courthouse Square
Jasper, IN 47546
Phone: 812.481.7035
 

Recorder Library has marriage, divorce, probate, land, court
and naturalization records from 1839 and military records from 1864.
County Health Department has birth and death records from 1882. [2]

Archives
Libraries
Museums
Societies
Family History Centers

School Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth Records
Marriage Records
Death Records

Voter Registration

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 1.13 1.14 1.15 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.
  2. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Dubois County, Indiana 212 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.