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{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Floyd County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1819 | founded date = January 2 | seat = New Albany | building image = | building address = 311 W 1st Street<br>New Albany, IN 47150-3501<br>Phone:. 812.948.5413 <br>[http://www.floydcounty.in.gov/ Floyd County Courthouse]<br> }}  
 
{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Floyd County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1819 | founded date = January 2 | seat = New Albany | building image = | building address = 311 W 1st Street<br>New Albany, IN 47150-3501<br>Phone:. 812.948.5413 <br>[http://www.floydcounty.in.gov/ Floyd County Courthouse]<br> }}  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
 
  
[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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=== Historical Facts ===
 
 
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  ==
 
  
==== Parent County  ====
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==== Populated Places ====
  
'''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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==== Boundary Changes ====
  
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
 
*[[Clark County, Indiana|Clark]]  
 
*[[Clark County, Indiana|Clark]]  
 
*[[Harrison County, Indiana|Harrison]]  
 
*[[Harrison County, Indiana|Harrison]]  
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*[[Washington County, Indiana|Washington]]
 
*[[Washington County, Indiana|Washington]]
  
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Record Loss ====
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=== Resources ===
  
==== Record Loss  ====
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==== Bible Records ====
  
== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Biographies ====
  
==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Business Records ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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==== Cemeteries ====
  
== Resources  ==
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==== Census Records ====
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{{Census|Indiana}}
  
==== Cemeteries  ====
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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])
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==== Church Records ====
  
==== Census  ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
{{Census|Indiana}}
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==== Directories ====
  
*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Floyd County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
==== Church  ====
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==== Ethnic and Religious Groups ====
  
==== Court  ====
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==== Gazetteers ====
  
==== Land  ====
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==== Genealogies ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Histories ====
  
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===== 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|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]
 
*''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]
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==== Land and Property ====
  
==== Maps ====
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==== Maps ====
 
 
==== Military  ====
 
  
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==== Military Records ====
 
*African-American Veterans in Floyd County, Indiana (1890) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])  
 
*African-American Veterans in Floyd County, Indiana (1890) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])  
 
*Floyd County Veterans at State Soldiers Home, Lafayette, Indiana (1906) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*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  
 
 
 
 
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  
 
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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*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops
 
*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops
  
==== Newspapers  ====
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===== ''World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918'' =====
  
==== Probate  ====
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===== ''World War II, 1941-1945'' =====
  
==== School Records  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
  
*Directory of Teachers for Floyd County (1936) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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==== Newspapers ====
  
==== Taxation  ====
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==== Obituaries ====
  
==== Vital Records ====
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==== Probate Records ====
  
*[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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==== Public Records ====
  
*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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==== Repositories ====
  
*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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===== 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>  
  
*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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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>  
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===== Archives =====
  
*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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===== Libraries =====
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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===== Museums =====
  
==== Family History Centers&nbsp;  ====
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===== Societies =====
  
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===== Family History Centers =====
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[New Albany Indiana Family History Center]]
 
*[[New Albany Indiana Family History Center]]
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==== School Records ====
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*Directory of Teachers for Floyd County (1936) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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==== Taxation ====
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==== Vital Records ====
  
== Web Sites  ==
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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>
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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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*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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==== 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.  
 
*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Floyd|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Floyd|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Floyd/ Floyd County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Floyd/ Floyd County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
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== References ==
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Floyd County, Indiana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Indiana
Location of Indiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 2, 1819
County Seat New Albany
Courthouse
Address 311 W 1st Street
New Albany, IN 47150-3501
Phone:. 812.948.5413
Floyd County Courthouse



Historical Facts

Populated Places

Boundary Changes

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biographies

Business Records

Cemeteries

Census Records

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

Church Records

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic and Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogies

Histories

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

Land and Property

Maps

Military Records

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

World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918
World War II, 1941-1945

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate Records

Public Records

Repositories

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]

Archives
Libraries
Museums
Societies
Family History Centers

School Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth Records
Marriage Records
Death 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)
  • Indiana, Death Index, 1882-1920 - FamilySearch

Voter Registration

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.
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