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*Cemeteries for Lake County  [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Lake/cem/ Likpendium]
 
*Cemeteries for Lake County  [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Lake/cem/ Likpendium]
  
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*Index to Defective, Dependent & Delinquent Census for Lake County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Register of Farms in Lake County, Indiana (1914-1966) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Index to Defective, Dependent & Delinquent Census for Lake County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])  
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*Register of Farms in Lake County, Indiana (1914-1966) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])  
 
*Residents of Gary, Lake County, Indiana (1909) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Residents of Gary, Lake County, Indiana (1909) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
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*Graduates of Hammond High School (1926) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Graduates of Hammond High School (1926) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Indiana, Death Index, 1882-1920 - [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1947977 FamilySearch]
 
*Indiana, Death Index, 1882-1920 - [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1947977 FamilySearch]
  
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*Qualified Electors in Lake County, Indiana (1890-1892) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Qualified Electors in Lake County, Indiana (1890-1892) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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County Courthouse

Lake County Indiana Courthouse.jpg

History

Parent County

1836--Lake County was created 28 January 1836 from Porter and Newton Counties.
County seat: Crown Point [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Gary
  • South Shore

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Howat, William Frederick, and A. G. Lundquist. A Standard History of Lake County, Indiana, and the Calumet Region. Agawan, (MA: Bridgeport National Bindery, 2008.)  Vol. 1 FHL US/CAN Film 982474 Item 2  Vol. 2 FHL US/CAN Film 1597811 Item 7 FHL Collection   other libraries  INTERNET ARCHIVE
  • Goodspeed, Weston Arthur, and Charles Blanchard. Counties of Porter and Lake, Indiana: Historical and Biographical.  (Chicago: F.A. Battey, 1882.) FHL US/CAN Film 934917 Item 1  FHL Collection     other libraries     INTERNET ARCHIVE

Maps

Military


Civil War

Civil War service men from Lake 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 Lake County.

Civil War Books

  • "Our War Record and Progress  1860-1869" Chapter 6 in Ball, T. H. (Timothy Horton), 1826-1913. Lake County, Indiana, from 1834 to 1872. 2007., (page 110-136; Regiment, Companies; Roll of Honor, page 123 - 125) FHL US/CAN Film 934910 Item 3 FHL Collection  other libraries  INTERNET ARCHIVE

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)

Voting Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).

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