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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.floydcounty.in.gov/ Floyd County Courthouse]<br>311 W 1st Street<br>New Albany, IN 47150-3501<br>Phone:. 812.948.5413 <br>
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County Health Department has birth and death records.<br>County Clerk has marriage records from 1819,<br>divorce and court records from 1863 and <br>probate records from 1819. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Floyd County, Indiana 212 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''1819--'''Floyd County was created 2 January 1819&nbsp;from [[Harrison County, Indiana|Harrison]] and [[Clark County, Indiana|Clark]]&nbsp; Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''New Albany <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*[[Clark County, Indiana|Clark]]
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*[[Harrison County, Indiana|Harrison]]
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*[[Jefferson County, Kentucky|Jefferson County, Kentucky]]
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*[[Washington County, Indiana|Washington]]
  
 
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Indiana}}
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Floyd County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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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|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]
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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*African-American Veterans in Floyd County, Indiana (1890) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Floyd County Veterans at State Soldiers Home, Lafayette, Indiana (1906) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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Civil War
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Civil War service men from Floyd 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 Floyd County
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*[[1st Regiment, Indiana Heavy Artillery|1st Regiment]], Indiana Heavy Artillery, Company B
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*[[4th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|4th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company D
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*[[6th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|6th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company M
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*[[10th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery|10th Battery]], Indiana Light Artillery
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*[[12th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|12th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company A
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*[[13th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|13th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Companies B, D, and E
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*[[16th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|16th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company C
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*[[17th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|17th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company F
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*[[22nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|22nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H
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*[[23rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|23rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies A, C, D, E, F, G, and K
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*[[38th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|38th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company B
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*[[49th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|49th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company C
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*[[52nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|52nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company D
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*[[66th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|66th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company I
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*[[81st Regiment, Indiana Infantry|81st Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies A, and C
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*[[93rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|93rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K
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*[[117th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (6 months, 1863-4)|117th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (6 months, 1863-4), Company E
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*[[139th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864)|139th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864), Company B
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*[[144th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|144th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies A, G, and K
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*[[146th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|146th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company A
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*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp; ==
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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]
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
== Townships and Cities ==
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==== Family History Centers&nbsp; ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[New Albany Indiana Family History Center]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== 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.  
*Family History Library Catalog. Salt Lake City, Utah.
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*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Floyd|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Floyd/ Floyd County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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County Courthouse

Floyd County Courthouse
311 W 1st Street
New Albany, IN 47150-3501
Phone:. 812.948.5413

County Health Department has birth and death records.
County Clerk has marriage records from 1819,
divorce and court records from 1863 and
probate records from 1819. [1]

History

Parent County

1819--Floyd County was created 2 January 1819 from Harrison and Clark  Counties.
County seat: New Albany [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

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

Military


Civil War

Civil War service men from Floyd 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 Floyd County

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. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Floyd County, Indiana 212 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).
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