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
- 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 and Cemeteries 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.
- Directory of Patrons in Standard Atlas of Hendricks County, Indiana (1904)
- 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.
Civil War service men from Henry 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 Henry County.
- 1st Regiment, Indiana Heavy Artillery, Company B
- 4th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry, Company A
- 7th Regiment, Indiana Infantry, Company A, and Reorganized Company B
- 9th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry, Company I
- 51st Regiment, Indiana Infantry, Companies A, and C
- 59th Regiment, Indiana Infantry, Companies B, H, and I
- 78th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (60 days, 1862), Company E
- 99th Regiment, Indiana Infantry, Companies G, and H
- 117th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (6 months, 1863-4), Companies A, and B
- 124th Regiment, Indiana Infantry, Company D
- 132nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864), Company H
- 145th Regiment, Indiana Infantry, Company K
- 148th Regiment, Indiana Infantry, Companies B, E, and K
- 28th US Colored Troops, Addition Recruits for Colored Troops
- The Judicial Books date from 1825. These books contain Probate court records from the Hendricks County Courts.
- Index to Will Books, Hendricks County, Indiana (1822-1977)
- Graduates of High Schools in Hendricks County, Indiana (1923-1962)
- Index to School Directories (1894-1964)
- Hendricks County, IN Marriage Certificates (1860s - 1890s). This is a work in progress.
- Hendricks County Anniversaries Index.
- Marriages (1904-1962)
- Divorces (1891-1960)
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.
- Hendricks County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).