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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
*Veterans in Hancock County, Indiana (1886) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society]) <br>
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*Veterans in Hancock County, Indiana (1886) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
*A Record of Indiana Men and Women who Died in the Service of the United States and the Allied Nations in the World War. 1914-1918 -[http://genealogytrails.com/ind/hancock/rollhonor.html &nbsp;Genealogy Trails]<br>
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===== Civil War, 1861-1865 =====
 
 
*Men of Hancock County in The Civil War - [http://genealogytrails.com/ind/hancock/civil-war.html Genealogy Trails]<br>
 
 
 
*Men of Hancock County in The Mexican -[http://genealogytrails.com/ind/hancock/mexican-war.html Genealogy Trailss]
 
 
 
===== Civil War  =====
 
  
 
Civil War service men from Hancock 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 Hancock County  
 
Civil War service men from Hancock 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 Hancock County  
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*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops <br>
 
*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops <br>
  
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*Men of Hancock County in The Civil War - [http://genealogytrails.com/ind/hancock/civil-war.html Genealogy Trails]<br>
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*"Military Annals" Chapter 7 in Richman, George J.''History of Hancock County, Indiana; Its People, Industries and Institutions''. (Greenfield, Ind: Wm. Mitchell Printing Co, 1916.) (page 255-328 Regiment, Company, Name) &nbsp; 977.258 H2r FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|216482|itemitem|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-hancock-county-indiana-its-people-industries-and-institutions/oclc/3558068&referer=brief_results other library]&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/stream/historyofhancock00richrich#page/254/mode/2up INTERNET ARCHIVE]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://books.google.com/books?id=uo5uAAAAMAAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=History+of+Hancock+County,+Indiana;+its+people,+industries+and+institutions,&source=bl&ots=7iv1ZNy7B3&sig=2K6XanAk7iZLkF59X_5PvingD0k&hl=en&ei=M2q3TZSlG9PPiAKPyNwt&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=5&ved=0CDYQ6AEwBA#v=onepage&q&f=false Google books]
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===== Mexican War, 1846-1848 =====
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*Men of Hancock County in The Mexican -[http://genealogytrails.com/ind/hancock/mexican-war.html Genealogy Trailss]
  
*<span id="1303865621896S" style="display: none;">&nbsp;</span>"Military Annals" Chapter 7 in Richman, George J.''History of Hancock County, Indiana; Its People, Industries and Institutions''. (Greenfield, Ind: Wm. Mitchell Printing Co, 1916.) (page 255-328 Regiment, Company, Name) &nbsp; 977.258 H2r FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|216482|itemitem|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-hancock-county-indiana-its-people-industries-and-institutions/oclc/3558068&referer=brief_results other library]&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/stream/historyofhancock00richrich#page/254/mode/2up INTERNET ARCHIVE]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://books.google.com/books?id=uo5uAAAAMAAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=History+of+Hancock+County,+Indiana;+its+people,+industries+and+institutions,&source=bl&ots=7iv1ZNy7B3&sig=2K6XanAk7iZLkF59X_5PvingD0k&hl=en&ei=M2q3TZSlG9PPiAKPyNwt&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=5&ved=0CDYQ6AEwBA#v=onepage&q&f=false Google books]<br>
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===== World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918  =====
  
===== ''World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918''  =====
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*World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Hancock County&nbsp;- [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=6482&cj=1&path=Indiana.Adams+County&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry.com] ($) [http://genealogytrails.com/ind/hancock/rollhonor.html
  
*World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Hancock County&nbsp;- [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=6482&cj=1&path=Indiana.Adams+County&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry.com] ($) [http://genealogytrails.com/ind/hancock/rollhonor.html  
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*A Record of Indiana Men and Women who Died in the Service of the United States and the Allied Nations in the World War. 1914-1918 -[http://genealogytrails.com/ind/hancock/rollhonor.html &nbsp;Genealogy Trails]
  
===== ''World War II, 1941-1945'' =====
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===== World War II, 1941-1945  =====
  
 
*Hancock County, Indiana World War II Casualties, Army and Army Air Corps&nbsp;&nbsp;-&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/worldwar/indiana/hancock.htm AccessGenealogy ]
 
*Hancock County, Indiana World War II Casualties, Army and Army Air Corps&nbsp;&nbsp;-&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/worldwar/indiana/hancock.htm AccessGenealogy ]

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County Courthouse

Hancock County Courthouse
 9 E Main Street
Greenfield, IN 46140
Phone: 317.462.1109

County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records
from 1828; County Recorder has land records; County Health
Department has birth and death records from 1882[1]

History

Parent County

1827--Hancock County was created 26 January 1827 from Madison County.
County seat: Greenfield [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

  • Hancock County, Indiana: Maps and Gazetteers - Linkpendium

Military

Civil War, 1861-1865

Civil War service men from Hancock 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 Hancock County

Civil War Books

  • "Military Annals" Chapter 7 in Richman, George J.History of Hancock County, Indiana; Its People, Industries and Institutions. (Greenfield, Ind: Wm. Mitchell Printing Co, 1916.) (page 255-328 Regiment, Company, Name)   977.258 H2r FHL US/CAN Book  FHL Collection  other library  INTERNET ARCHIVE   Google books
Mexican War, 1846-1848
World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918
  • A Record of Indiana Men and Women who Died in the Service of the United States and the Allied Nations in the World War. 1914-1918 - Genealogy Trails
World War II, 1941-1945
  • Hancock County, Indiana World War II Casualties, Army and Army Air Corps  -  AccessGenealogy

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), Hancock County, Indiana 213 {WorldCat|50140092|disp=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).