Hendricks County, Indiana Genealogy
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- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
The Hendricks County government home page is constantly adding new databases. It would be well to check periodically for new records.
LDS Cemetery Records
Vol. 21 page 72 - cemetery located in Hendricks County
Hendricks County Cemetery Locater Online. Chart gives the cemetery name, township, and location of each cemetery.
Hendricks Surname andCemeteries Index. Search by surname or cemetery name.
Commissioner's Meeting Minutes Books, 1831-2003. Many of the books are indexed.
Surname index to the Family History Files found at the Plainfield/Guilford Township Public Library.
Hendricks County/Plainfield, Indiana Biography Index. Articles are indexed from local newspapers. Fairly recent dates.
1865 map of Hendricks County, with mileage chart between townships, and individual township maps, showing owners of properties.
World War 1 Veterans Hendricks County, Indiana
Naval Veterans of World War 1 Hendricks County, Indiana
Hendricks County, Indiana Enrollment Records This index is a list of military enrollment records filed in Hendricks County. Indiana law required that the Township Assessor enroll every person employed in the late armies of the United States, of the War of 1812, of the War with Mexico, Indian tribe wars, and the Civil War.
The Judicial Books date from 1825. These books contain Probate court records from the Hendricks County Courts.
Hendricks County, IN Marriage Certificates (1860s - 1890s). This is a work in progress.
Hendricks County Anniversaries Index.
Societies and Libraries
- The Hendricks County IN GenWeb Project, a member of The INGenWeb Project, an affiliate of The USGenWeb Project.
- Family History Library Catalog
- The Indiana State Library has an Internet page of records for Hendricks County. They are adding new databases, so check back often.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).