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{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Martin County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1820 | founded date = January 17 | seat = Shoals | building image = | building address = Martin County Courthouse<br> Capitol Street<br> PO Box 120<br> Shoals, IN 47581-0170<br> Phone: 812.247.3651 <br> [http://www.Martincounty.us/ '''Martin County Website''']}}  
 
{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Martin County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1820 | founded date = January 17 | seat = Shoals | building image = | building address = Martin County Courthouse<br> Capitol Street<br> PO Box 120<br> Shoals, IN 47581-0170<br> Phone: 812.247.3651 <br> [http://www.Martincounty.us/ '''Martin County Website''']}}  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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==Historical Facts==
  
Martin County Courthouse<br> Capitol Street<br> PO Box 120<br> Shoals, IN 47581-0170<br> Phone: 812.247.3651 <br>
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=== Parent County  ===
 
 
County Health Department has birth and death records. <br>County Clerk has marriage and probate records from 1820, <br>divorce and court records from 1842.<br>County Recorder has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Martin County, Indiana 214 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
 
 
 
== History  ==
 
 
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
  
 
'''1820--'''Martin County was created 17 January 1820from [[Daviess County, Indiana|Daviess]] and [[Dubois County, Indiana|Dubois ]]Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Shoals <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1820--'''Martin County was created 17 January 1820from [[Daviess County, Indiana|Daviess]] and [[Dubois County, Indiana|Dubois ]]Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Shoals <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
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=== Places/Localities  ===
 
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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=== Neighboring Counties  ===
  
 
*[[Daviess County, Indiana|Daviess]]  
 
*[[Daviess County, Indiana|Daviess]]  
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*[[Lawrence County, Indiana|Lawrence]]  
 
*[[Lawrence County, Indiana|Lawrence]]  
 
*[[Orange County, Indiana|Orange]]
 
*[[Orange County, Indiana|Orange]]
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=== Record Loss  ===
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Cemeteries  ====
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===Bible Records===
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===Biography===
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=== Cemeteries  ===
  
 
*Martin County, Indiana Cemeteries&nbsp; [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~inmartin/cemeteries.htm USGenWeb Project]  
 
*Martin County, Indiana Cemeteries&nbsp; [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~inmartin/cemeteries.htm USGenWeb Project]  
 
*Cemeteries of Martin County&nbsp;[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Martin/ Linkpendium]
 
*Cemeteries of Martin County&nbsp;[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Martin/ Linkpendium]
  
==== Census Records ====
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=== Census Records ===
  
 
{{Census|Indiana}}  
 
{{Census|Indiana}}  
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Martin County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Martin County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
==== Church Records ====
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===Directories===
  
==== Court Records ====
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===Emigration and Immigration===
  
==== Land and Property ====
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===Ethnic, Political, or religious Groups===
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===Gazetteers===
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===Genealogy===
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=== History  ===
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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*''Portrait and Biographical Record of Montgomery, Parke and Fountain Counties, Indiana Containing Biographical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens, Together with Biographies and Portraits of All the Presidents of the United States''. (Chicago: Chapman Bros, 1893.)[http://www.worldcat.org/title/portrait-and-biographical-record-of-montgomery-parke-and-fountain-counties-indiana-containing-biographical-sketches-of-prominent-and-representative-citizens-together-with-biographies-and-portraits-of-all-the-presidents-of-the-united-states/oclc/23361063&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/portraitbiographmont00chap INTERNET ARCHIVE]
 
*''Portrait and Biographical Record of Montgomery, Parke and Fountain Counties, Indiana Containing Biographical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens, Together with Biographies and Portraits of All the Presidents of the United States''. (Chicago: Chapman Bros, 1893.)[http://www.worldcat.org/title/portrait-and-biographical-record-of-montgomery-parke-and-fountain-counties-indiana-containing-biographical-sketches-of-prominent-and-representative-citizens-together-with-biographies-and-portraits-of-all-the-presidents-of-the-united-states/oclc/23361063&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/portraitbiographmont00chap INTERNET ARCHIVE]
  
==== Maps  ====
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=== Land and Property  ===
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=== Maps  ===
  
 
*Maps and Gazetteers - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Martin/maps/ Linkpendium]
 
*Maps and Gazetteers - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Martin/maps/ Linkpendium]
  
==== Military ====
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=== Military Records ===
  
 
*Military Records and Histories[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Martin/ Linkpendium]  
 
*Military Records and Histories[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Martin/ Linkpendium]  
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*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops
 
*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops
  
==== Newspapers  ====
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World War I
  
==== Probate Records ====
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World War II
  
==== School Records  ====
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===Naturalization and Citizenship===
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===Obituaries===
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=== Probate Records  ===
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===Repositories===
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====Archives====
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==== County Courthouse  ====
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Martin County Courthouse<br> Capitol Street<br> PO Box 120<br> Shoals, IN 47581-0170<br> Phone: 812.247.3651 <br>
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County Health Department has birth and death records. <br>County Clerk has marriage and probate records from 1820, <br>divorce and court records from 1842.<br>County Recorder has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Martin County, Indiana 214 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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====Libraries  ====
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=== School Records  ===
  
 
*Directory of Teachers for Martin County (1936) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Directory of Teachers for Martin County (1936) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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=== Vital Records  ===
  
 
*Vital Record of Martin County [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Martin/ Linkpendium]<br>
 
*Vital Record of Martin County [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Martin/ Linkpendium]<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>
 
*[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>
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====Birth Records====
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====Marriage Records====
  
 
*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>
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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 Marriage, 1811-1959-[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1410397 FamilySearch] <br>
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====Death Records====
  
 
*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]
  
=== Societies and Libraries ===
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===Voting Registration===
 
 
=== Family History Centers  ===
 
 
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==

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Martin County, Indiana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Indiana
Location of Indiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 17, 1820
County Seat Shoals
Courthouse
Address Martin County Courthouse
Capitol Street
PO Box 120
Shoals, IN 47581-0170
Phone: 812.247.3651
Martin County Website


Historical Facts

Parent County

1820--Martin County was created 17 January 1820from Daviess and Dubois Counties.
County seat: Shoals [1]

Boundary Changes

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census Records

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

Church Records

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political, or religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Local Histories

  • Living Leaders, an Encyclopedia of Biography: Special Edition for Daviess and Martin Counties, Indiana. ([New York?]: American Pub. Co, 1897.)other libraries   INTERNET ARCHIVE
  • Portrait and Biographical Record of Montgomery, Parke and Fountain Counties, Indiana Containing Biographical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens, Together with Biographies and Portraits of All the Presidents of the United States. (Chicago: Chapman Bros, 1893.)other libraries   INTERNET ARCHIVE

Land and Property

Maps

Military Records

Civil War

Civil War service men from Martin 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 Martin County.

World War I

World War II

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate Records

Repositories

Archives

County Courthouse

Martin County Courthouse
Capitol Street
PO Box 120
Shoals, IN 47581-0170
Phone: 812.247.3651

County Health Department has birth and death records.
County Clerk has marriage and probate records from 1820,
divorce and court records from 1842.
County Recorder has land records. [2]

Family History Centers

Libraries

Societies

School Records

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Martin County Genealogical Society (Ind.). Martin County, Indiana Will Book "C.". Shoals, Ind.?:(Martin County Genealogical Society?, 2000.)other librariesINTERNET ARCHIVE
  • Indiana State Digital Archives for Death, E-Publication, Institution, Military, Misc Historical, Naturalization Records can be searched by person name (accessed 26 May 2011)

Birth Records

Marriage Records

Death Records

Voting Registration

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Martin County, Indiana 214 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
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