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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Indiana|Indiana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Marshall County''' <br>  
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Indiana|Indiana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Marshall County''' <br>  
  
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{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Marshall County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1835 | founded date = February 7 | seat = Plymouth | building image = | building address = [http://www.co.marshall.in.us/ Marshall County Courthouse]<br>211 W Madison Street<br>Plymouth, IN 46563-1762 <br>Phone: 219.936.8922 <br> [http://www.Marshallcounty.us/ '''Marshall County Website''']}}  
 
{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Marshall County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1835 | founded date = February 7 | seat = Plymouth | building image = | building address = [http://www.co.marshall.in.us/ Marshall County Courthouse]<br>211 W Madison Street<br>Plymouth, IN 46563-1762 <br>Phone: 219.936.8922 <br> [http://www.Marshallcounty.us/ '''Marshall County Website''']}}  
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[http://www.co.marshall.in.us/ Marshall County Courthouse]<br>211 W Madison Street<br>Plymouth, IN 46563-1762 <br>Phone: 219.936.8922 <br>  
 
[http://www.co.marshall.in.us/ Marshall County Courthouse]<br>211 W Madison Street<br>Plymouth, IN 46563-1762 <br>Phone: 219.936.8922 <br>  
  
County Healt Department has birth, <br>death and burial reocrds from 1882.<br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce, <br>probate and court records from 1836. <br>County Recorder has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Marshall County, Indiana 214 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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County Health Department has birth, <br>death and burial records from 1882.<br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce, <br>probate and court records from 1836. <br>County Recorder has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Marshall County, Indiana 214 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1835--'''Marshall County was created 7 February 1835&nbsp;from [[St. Joseph County, Indiana|St. Joseph]] and [[Elkhart County, Indiana|Elkhart ]]Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Plymouth <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1835--'''Marshall County was created 7 February 1835from [[St. Joseph County, Indiana|St. Joseph]] and [[Elkhart County, Indiana|Elkhart ]]Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Plymouth <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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*Cemetery - Marshall County Cemeteries with locations and driving directions - sorted by Township&nbsp; [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~inmarsha/cemeteryt.html INGenWeb]
 
*Cemetery - Marshall County Cemeteries with locations and driving directions - sorted by Township&nbsp; [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~inmarsha/cemeteryt.html INGenWeb]
  
==== Census ====
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==== Census Records ====
  
 
{{Census|Indiana}}  
 
{{Census|Indiana}}  
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Marshall County, Indiana (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Marshall County, Indiana (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
==== Church ====
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==== Church Records ====
  
==== Court ====
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==== Court records ====
  
 
==== Directories  ====
 
==== Directories  ====
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*Directory of Businesses in Marshall County, Indiana (1858) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Directory of Businesses in Marshall County, Indiana (1858) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
==== Land ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
*Histories of Marchall County&nbsp; [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Marshall/hist/ Likpendium]
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*Histories of Marchall County[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Marshall/hist/ Likpendium]
  
*McDonald, Daniel. ''A Twentieth Century History of Marshall County, Indiana''. (Chicago: Lewis Pub. Co, 1908.)&nbsp;&nbsp;977.288 H2m FHL US/CAN Book {{FHL|209896|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/twentieth-century-history-of-marshall-county-indiana/oclc/7410079&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp;&nbsp; Vol. 2&nbsp; &nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/twentiethcentury02mcdo INTERNET ARCHIVE] <br>
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*McDonald, Daniel. ''A Twentieth Century History of Marshall County, Indiana''. (Chicago: Lewis Pub. Co, 1908.)977.288 H2m FHL US/CAN Book {{FHL|209896|item|disp=FHL Collection}}[http://www.worldcat.org/title/twentieth-century-history-of-marshall-county-indiana/oclc/7410079&referer=brief_results other libraries] Vol. 2&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/twentiethcentury02mcdo INTERNET ARCHIVE] <br>
  
*Ellsworth, Spencer. ''Records of the Olden Time, or, Fifty Years on the Prairies Embracing ... the Organization of the Counties of Putnam and Marshall, Incidents and Reminiscences Connected Therewith, Biographies of Citizens, Portraits and Illustrations''. (La Crosse, Wis: Brookhaven Press (a division of NMT Corp.), 2003.)&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/records-of-the-olden-time-or-fifty-years-on-the-prairies-embracing-the-organization-of-the-counties-of-putnam-and-marshall-incidents-and-reminiscences-connected-therewith-biographies-of-citizens-portraits-and-illustrations/oclc/55659790&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/details/recordsofoldenti00ells INTERNET&nbsp;ARCHIVE] <br>
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*Ellsworth, Spencer. ''Records of the Olden Time, or, Fifty Years on the Prairies Embracing ... the Organization of the Counties of Putnam and Marshall, Incidents and Reminiscences Connected Therewith, Biographies of Citizens, Portraits and Illustrations''. (La Crosse, Wis: Brookhaven Press (a division of NMT Corp.), 2003.)[http://www.worldcat.org/title/records-of-the-olden-time-or-fifty-years-on-the-prairies-embracing-the-organization-of-the-counties-of-putnam-and-marshall-incidents-and-reminiscences-connected-therewith-biographies-of-citizens-portraits-and-illustrations/oclc/55659790&referer=brief_results other libraries][http://www.archive.org/details/recordsofoldenti00ells INTERNET&nbsp;ARCHIVE] <br>
  
*Brant &amp; Fuller. ''History of Indiana Containing a History of Indiana and Biographical Sketches of Governors and Other Leading Men. Also a Statement of the Growth and Prosperity of Marshall County, Together with a Personal and Family History of Many of Its Citizens''. (Madison, Wisc: Brant, Fuller, 1890.)&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-indiana-containing-a-history-of-indiana-and-biographical-sketches-of-governors-and-other-leading-men-also-a-statement-of-the-growth-and-prosperity-of-marshall-county-together-with-a-personal-and-family-history-of-many-of-its-citizens/oclc/20921967&referer=brief_results other libraries&nbsp;]&nbsp; Vol.1&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/details/historyofindiana01bran INTERNET ARCHIVE]&nbsp;&nbsp; vol. 2&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/historyofindiana02bran INTERNET ARCHIVE]<br>
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*Brant &amp; Fuller. ''History of Indiana Containing a History of Indiana and Biographical Sketches of Governors and Other Leading Men. Also a Statement of the Growth and Prosperity of Marshall County, Together with a Personal and Family History of Many of Its Citizens''. (Madison, Wisc: Brant, Fuller, 1890.)[http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-indiana-containing-a-history-of-indiana-and-biographical-sketches-of-governors-and-other-leading-men-also-a-statement-of-the-growth-and-prosperity-of-marshall-county-together-with-a-personal-and-family-history-of-many-of-its-citizens/oclc/20921967&referer=brief_results other libraries&nbsp;]Vol.1 [http://www.archive.org/details/historyofindiana01bran INTERNET ARCHIVE] vol. 2&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/historyofindiana02bran INTERNET ARCHIVE]<br>
  
*[http://everynameindex.com/MarshallCoIN.html Every Name Index to P. H.&nbsp;S. 1876-1976 Centennial Edition]&nbsp; Every Name Index by Cathy L. O'Connor, 2011; original text by Plymouth High School Centennial Annual Committee.&nbsp; [http://www.everynameindex.com EveryNameIndex.com]
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*[http://everynameindex.com/MarshallCoIN.html Every Name Index to P. H.S. 1876-1976 Centennial Edition]Every Name Index by Cathy L. O'Connor, 2011; original text by Plymouth High School Centennial Annual Committee.[http://www.everynameindex.com EveryNameIndex.com]
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
*Maps and Gazetteers&nbsp;[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Marshall/maps/ linkpendium]
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*Maps and Gazetteers[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Marshall/maps/ linkpendium]
  
==== Military ====
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==== Military Records ====
  
 
*Military Records and Histories&nbsp;[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Marshall/ Linkpendium]<br>
 
*Military Records and Histories&nbsp;[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Marshall/ Linkpendium]<br>
  
*[http://www.indianadigitalarchives.org/TitleInfo.aspx?TID=77 Indiana State Digital Achives for Civil War ]can be searched by soldier's name (accessed 1 May 2011) <br>  
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*[http://www.indianadigitalarchives.org/TitleInfo.aspx?TID=77 Indiana State Digital Archives for Civil War ]can be searched by soldier's name (accessed 1 May 2011) <br>  
 
*Veterans in Marshall County (1913) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])  
 
*Veterans in Marshall County (1913) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])  
 
*Residents of Marshall County Who Served in the Spanish-American War ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Residents of Marshall County Who Served in the Spanish-American War ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
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War of 1812
  
 
Civil War  
 
Civil War  
  
Civil War service men from&nbsp;Marshall 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&nbsp;Marshall County.  
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Civil War service men from Marshall 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 Marshall County.  
  
*[[9th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|9th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reoriganized Company B  
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*[[9th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|9th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company B  
 
*[[12th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|12th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company E, and H  
 
*[[12th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|12th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company E, and H  
*[[12th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|12th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reoriganized Company A  
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*[[12th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|12th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company A  
 
*[[13th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|13th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company K  
 
*[[13th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|13th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company K  
 
*[[17th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|17th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company F  
 
*[[17th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|17th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company F  
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
*[http://tinyurl.com/3n3qgms Indiana State Digital Achives ]for Death, E-Publication, Instiution, Military, Misc Historical, Naturalization Records can be searched by person name (accessed 26 May 2011) <br>
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*[http://tinyurl.com/3n3qgms Indiana State Digital Archives ]for Death, E-Publication, Institution, Military, Misc Historical, Naturalization Records can be searched by person name (accessed 26 May 2011) <br>
  
 
*Indiana Marriages, 1802-1892 - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7852&cj=1&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry.con ]$ <br>
 
*Indiana Marriages, 1802-1892 - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7852&cj=1&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry.con ]$ <br>
  
*Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992&nbsp; -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674830 FamilySearch] <br>
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*Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992-[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674830 FamilySearch] <br>
  
*Indiana Marriage, 1811-1959&nbsp; -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1410397 FamilySearch] <br>
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*Indiana Marriage, 1811-1959-[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1410397 FamilySearch] <br>
  
*Indiana, Death Index, 1882-1920 -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1947977 FamilySearch]
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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]
  
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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== Societies and Libraries ==
  
 
==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
 
==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~inmarsha/index.html USGenWeb project] May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~inmarsha/index.html USGenWeb project] May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Marshall/ Marshall County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Marshall/ Marshall County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
*[http://www.everynameindex.com EveryNameIndex.com]&nbsp;&nbsp; Free online genealogy indexes for those big old county histories.
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*[http://www.everynameindex.com EveryNameIndex.com] Free online genealogy indexes for those big old county histories.
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==

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Marshall County, Indiana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Indiana
Location of Indiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 7, 1835
County Seat Plymouth
Courthouse
Address Marshall County Courthouse
211 W Madison Street
Plymouth, IN 46563-1762
Phone: 219.936.8922
Marshall County Website


County Courthouse

Marshall County Courthouse
211 W Madison Street
Plymouth, IN 46563-1762
Phone: 219.936.8922

County Health Department has birth,
death and burial records from 1882.
County Clerk has marriage, divorce,
probate and court records from 1836.
County Recorder has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

1835--Marshall County was created 7 February 1835from St. Joseph and Elkhart Counties.
County seat: Plymouth [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

  • Cemeteries for Marshall County   Linkpendium
  • Cemetery - Marshall County Cemeteries with locations and driving directions - sorted Alphabetically INGenWeb
  • Cemetery - Marshall County Cemeteries with locations and driving directions - sorted by Township  INGenWeb

Census Records

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

Church Records

Court records

Directories

Land and Property

Local Histories

  • Ellsworth, Spencer. Records of the Olden Time, or, Fifty Years on the Prairies Embracing ... the Organization of the Counties of Putnam and Marshall, Incidents and Reminiscences Connected Therewith, Biographies of Citizens, Portraits and Illustrations. (La Crosse, Wis: Brookhaven Press (a division of NMT Corp.), 2003.)other librariesINTERNET ARCHIVE
  • Brant & Fuller. History of Indiana Containing a History of Indiana and Biographical Sketches of Governors and Other Leading Men. Also a Statement of the Growth and Prosperity of Marshall County, Together with a Personal and Family History of Many of Its Citizens. (Madison, Wisc: Brant, Fuller, 1890.)other libraries Vol.1 INTERNET ARCHIVE vol. 2 INTERNET ARCHIVE

Maps

Military Records

War of 1812

Civil War

Civil War service men from Marshall 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 Marshall County.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Indiana State Digital Archives for Death, E-Publication, Institution, 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), Marshall County, Indiana 214 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).