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*Forkner, John L., and Byron H. Dyson. 1974. ''Historical sketches and reminiscences of Madison County, Indiana: a detailed history of the early events of the pioneer settlement of the county, and many of the happenings of recent years, as well as a complete history of each township''. (Tucson, Arizona: Americana Unlimited.) 977.257 H2fj FHL US/CAN Book {{FHL|184211|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;[http://www.worldcat.org/title/historical-sketches-and-reminiscences-of-madison-county-indiana-a-detailed-history-of-the-early-events-of-the-pioneer-settlement-of-the-county-and-many-of-the-happenings-of-recent-years-as-well-as-a-complete-history-of-each-township/oclc/498754365&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/details/historicalsketch02fork INTERNET&nbsp;ACHIVE]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://books.google.com/books?vid=OCLC12561137&id=PvEqcrx8guIC&pg=PA1&lpg=PA1&dq=indiana+history&as_brr=1#v=onepage&q&f=false Google books] <br>
 
*Forkner, John L., and Byron H. Dyson. 1974. ''Historical sketches and reminiscences of Madison County, Indiana: a detailed history of the early events of the pioneer settlement of the county, and many of the happenings of recent years, as well as a complete history of each township''. (Tucson, Arizona: Americana Unlimited.) 977.257 H2fj FHL US/CAN Book {{FHL|184211|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;[http://www.worldcat.org/title/historical-sketches-and-reminiscences-of-madison-county-indiana-a-detailed-history-of-the-early-events-of-the-pioneer-settlement-of-the-county-and-many-of-the-happenings-of-recent-years-as-well-as-a-complete-history-of-each-township/oclc/498754365&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/details/historicalsketch02fork INTERNET&nbsp;ACHIVE]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://books.google.com/books?vid=OCLC12561137&id=PvEqcrx8guIC&pg=PA1&lpg=PA1&dq=indiana+history&as_brr=1#v=onepage&q&f=false Google books] <br>
  
*HARDEN, S. (1874).''History of Madison County, Indiana, from 1820 to 1874 giving a general review of principal events, statistical and historical items, derived from official sources''. (Markleville, Ind, [s.n.].) 977.257 H2h FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-madison-county-indiana-from-1820-to-1874-giving-a-general-review-of-principal-events-statistical-and-historical-items-derived-from-official-sources/oclc/663235879&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/historyofmadison01hard INTERNET&nbsp;ACHIVE]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://books.google.com/books?id=eRkVAAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover#v=onepage&q&f=false Google books]
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*HARDEN, S. (1874).''History of Madison County, Indiana, from 1820 to 1874 giving a general review of principal events, statistical and historical items, derived from official sources''. (Markleville, Ind, [s.n.].) 977.257 H2h FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-madison-county-indiana-from-1820-to-1874-giving-a-general-review-of-principal-events-statistical-and-historical-items-derived-from-official-sources/oclc/663235879&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/historyofmadison01hard INTERNET&nbsp;ACHIVE]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://books.google.com/books?id=eRkVAAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover#v=onepage&q&f=false Google books] <br>
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*1973).''Portrait and biographical record of Madison and Hamilton counties, Indiana: containing biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens of the counties, together with biographies and portraits of all the presidents of the United States''. (Evansville, Ind, Unigraphic, Inc. )&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/portrait-and-biographical-record-of-madison-and-hamilton-counties-indiana-containing-biographical-sketches-of-prominent-and-representative-citizens-of-the-counties-together-with-biographies-and-portraits-of-all-the-presidents-of-the-united-states/oclc/3138573&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/portraitbgraph00chic &nbsp;INTERNET ARCHIVE]
  
 
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Template:Indiana-stubUnited States  > Indiana > Madison County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1823--Madison County was created 4 January 1823 from unorganized territory and Marion County.
County seat: Anderson [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

December 1880 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Forkner, John L., and Byron H. Dyson. 1974. Historical sketches and reminiscences of Madison County, Indiana: a detailed history of the early events of the pioneer settlement of the county, and many of the happenings of recent years, as well as a complete history of each township. (Tucson, Arizona: Americana Unlimited.) 977.257 H2fj FHL US/CAN Book FHL Collection other libraries   INTERNET ACHIVE   Google books
  • HARDEN, S. (1874).History of Madison County, Indiana, from 1820 to 1874 giving a general review of principal events, statistical and historical items, derived from official sources. (Markleville, Ind, [s.n.].) 977.257 H2h FHL US/CAN Book  other libraries   INTERNET ACHIVE    Google books
  • 1973).Portrait and biographical record of Madison and Hamilton counties, Indiana: containing biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens of the counties, together with biographies and portraits of all the presidents of the United States. (Evansville, Ind, Unigraphic, Inc. )  other libraries   INTERNET ARCHIVE

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Madison 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 Madison County.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

References

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