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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Indiana|Indiana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Greene County''' <br>
  
''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Indiana|Indiana]]&nbsp;&gt;Greene Adams County''
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://greenecountyindiana.com/ Green County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;PO Box 229;<br> Bloomfield, IN 47424; <br>Phone: 812.384.8532
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County Clerk has marriage, divorce and court records from 821<br>probate records from 1823 and naturalization records 1854-1906.<br>County Recorder has land records from 1824, military records <br>and some cemetery records. County Health Department has.<br>birth records from 1885 and death records from 1893. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Greene County, Indiana 213 {{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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'''1821--'''Greene County was created 5 January 1821&nbsp;from [[Daviess County, Indiana|Daviess]] and [[Sullivan County, Indiana|Sullivan]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Bloomfield <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
==== Record Loss  ====
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*[[Clay County, Indiana|Clay]]
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*[[Daviess County, Indiana|Daviess]]
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*[[Knox County, Indiana|Knox]]
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*[[Lawrence County, Indiana|Lawrence]]
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*[[Martin County, Indiana|Martin]]
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*[[Monroe County, Indiana|Monroe]]
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*[[Owen County, Indiana|Owen]]
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*[[Sullivan County, Indiana|Sullivan]]
  
 
== 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 Greene County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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LDS Ward and Branch&nbsp;Records
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*Linton
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Directories  ====
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*Directory of Businesses in Greene County, Indiana (1858) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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*Caperton, Neda.''Index of Names in the Sullivan County Section of History of Greene and Sullivan Counties, Indiana, 1884''.( [Indianapolis]: Indiana Historical Society Library, 1972.)&nbsp; 977.242 H2hi FHL US/CAN&nbsp; {{FSbook|116072}} (History of Greene and Sullivan Counties, Indiana, 1884); {{FHL|215916|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/index-of-names-in-the-sullivan-county-section-of-history-of-greene-and-sullivan-counties-indiana-1884/oclc/17416332&referer=brief_results other library]&nbsp;&nbsp;
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*"[http://www.millersofwashingtoncounty.org/GreeneCountyHistory.html The History of Greene County Indiana 1884]"&nbsp; <br>
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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*African American Veterans in Greene County, Indiana (1890) (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&nbsp;Greene 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;Greene County
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*[[1st Regiment, Indiana Heavy Artillery|1st Regiment]], Indiana Heavy Artillery, Company I
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*[[2nd Battery, Indiana Light Artillery|2nd Battery]], Indiana Light Artillery
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*[[11th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|11th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company B
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*[[13th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery|13th Battery]], Indiana Light Artillery
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*[[13th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|13th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company F
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*[[20th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|20th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company C, and Reorganized Company H
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*[[29th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|29th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company A
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*[[31st Regiment, Indiana Infantry|31st Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies F, and H
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*[[43rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|43rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company C
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*[[59th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|59th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companied A, D, and E
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*[[80th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|80th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K&nbsp;
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*[[85th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|85th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Compank K
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*[[97th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|97th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies A, C, E, F, G, and I
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*[[115th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (6 months, 1863-4)|115th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (6 months, 1863-4), Company A
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*[[133rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864)|133rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864), Company I
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*[[140th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|140th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company A
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*[[145th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|145th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies B, and I
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*[[146th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|146th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company I
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*[[147th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|147th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company E
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*[[149th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|149th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies C, F, G, and K
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*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops <br>
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Civil War Book
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*"Military History of Greence County" Chaper 8, 9, 10, in Caperton, Neda.''Index of Names in the Sullivan County Section of History of Greene and Sullivan Counties, Indiana, 1884''. ( [Indianapolis]: Indiana Historical Society Library, 1972.) (page 115-181, Regiment, Companies, Names),&nbsp; 977.242 H2hi FHL US/CAN&nbsp; {{FSbook|116072}} (History of Greene and Sullivan Counties, Indiana, 1884); {{FHL|215916|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/index-of-names-in-the-sullivan-county-section-of-history-of-greene-and-sullivan-counties-indiana-1884/oclc/17416332&referer=brief_results other lirary]
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Occupations  ====
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*Roster of Civilian Conservation Corps, Jasonville, Greene County, Indiana (1938) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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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>
  
== Townships and Cities ==
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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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==== Other Records  ====
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*Roster of Civilian Conservation Corps, Worthington, Greene County, Indiana (1938) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers&nbsp; ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Linton 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+Greene|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Greene/ Greene County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
[[Category:Adams_County,_Indiana]] [[Category:Greene_County,_Indiana]]
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County Courthouse

Green County Courthouse
 PO Box 229;
Bloomfield, IN 47424;
Phone: 812.384.8532


County Clerk has marriage, divorce and court records from 821
probate records from 1823 and naturalization records 1854-1906.
County Recorder has land records from 1824, military records
and some cemetery records. County Health Department has.
birth records from 1885 and death records from 1893. [1]

History

Parent County

1821--Greene County was created 5 January 1821 from Daviess and Sullivan Counties.
County seat: Bloomfield [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Linton

Court

Directories

Land

Local Histories

  • Caperton, Neda.Index of Names in the Sullivan County Section of History of Greene and Sullivan Counties, Indiana, 1884.( [Indianapolis]: Indiana Historical Society Library, 1972.)  977.242 H2hi FHL US/CAN  FamilySearch Books Online (History of Greene and Sullivan Counties, Indiana, 1884); FHL Collection  other library  

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Greene 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 Greene County


Civil War Book

  • "Military History of Greence County" Chaper 8, 9, 10, in Caperton, Neda.Index of Names in the Sullivan County Section of History of Greene and Sullivan Counties, Indiana, 1884. ( [Indianapolis]: Indiana Historical Society Library, 1972.) (page 115-181, Regiment, Companies, Names),  977.242 H2hi FHL US/CAN  FamilySearch Books Online (History of Greene and Sullivan Counties, Indiana, 1884); FHL Collection  other lirary

Newspapers

Occupations

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)

Other Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers 

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Greene County, Indiana 213 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).