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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Indiana|Indiana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Orange County''' <br>
  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.orange.in.us/ Orange County Courthouse]<br>Court St; <br>Paoli, IN 47454<br>Phone: 812.723.2649<br><br>County Health Department has birth records <br>from 1882, death and burial records. <br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce,<br>probate and court records from from 1816.<br>County Recorder has land records from 1816.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Orange County, Indiana 215 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Bible Records  ====
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*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/in/county/orange/prebible.htm Orange County]&nbsp;Bible records&nbsp;
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*Cemeteries for Orange County - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Orange/cem/ Linkpendium] <br>
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*Look under Cemeteries for Orange County - [http://www.ingenweb.org/inorange/toc.html USGenWeb]
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Indiana}}
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp;&nbsp;Delinquent Census for Orange County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Directories  ====
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*Directory of Businesses in Orange County, Indiana (1868) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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*''History of Washington County Indiana: A Re-Production of the Original "History of Lawrence, Orange and Washington Counties" 1884''. (Salem, Ind: Washington County Historical Society, 1999.) 977.226 H2Lc FHL {{FHL|477890|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-washington-county-indiana-a-re-production-of-the-original-history-of-lawrence-orange-and-washington-counties-1884/oclc/436936422&referer=brief_results other libraries&nbsp;]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/historyoflawrenc00chic INTERNET ARCHIVE] <br>
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*History of Orange County - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Orange/hist/ Linkpendium] <br>
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*Historical Articles of Orange County - [http://www.ingenweb.org/inorange/prehistory.htm INGenWeb]
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*Maps and Gazetteers - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Orange/maps/ Linkpendium]
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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*Look under Military Information - [http://www.ingenweb.org/inorange/toc.html USGenWeb]
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Civil War
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Civil War service men from Orange 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 Orange County.
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*[[13th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|13th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Companies E, and F&nbsp;
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*[[24th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|24th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies B, and G
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*[[38th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|38th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies A, and I
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*[[47th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|47th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company F
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*[[49th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|49th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company G
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*[[59th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|59th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company F
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*[[66th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|66th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies D, and E
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*[[86th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|86th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Comapny C
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*[[93rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|93rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies A, D, G, and H
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*[[112th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|112th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies E, and H
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*[[137th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864)|137th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864), Company K
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*[[140th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|140th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company A
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*[[144th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|144th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company F
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*[[145th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|145th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company B
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*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Companies D, E, F, G, and Addition Recruits for Colored Troops
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Civil War Books
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*''"Military History Of Orange County" Chapter 7 in History of Washington County Indiana: A Re-Production of the Original "History of Lawrence, Orange and Washington Counties" 1884''. (Salem, Ind: Washington County Historical Society, 1999.), (page 508-529, Regiment, Companies),&nbsp;977.226 H2Lc FHL {{FHL|477890|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-washington-county-indiana-a-re-production-of-the-original-history-of-lawrence-orange-and-washington-counties-1884/oclc/436936422&referer=brief_results other libraries&nbsp;]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/historyoflawrenc00chic INTERNET ARCHIVE]
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== School Records  ====
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*Directory of Teachers for Orange County (1936) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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*Look under Vital Records for Orange County - [http://www.ingenweb.org/inorange/toc.html USGenWeb]
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*[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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*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 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 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, Death Index, 1882-1920 -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1947977 FamilySearch]
  
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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*[http://www.ingenweb.org/inorange/ USGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=197874&subject_disp=Indiana%2C+Orange&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Orange/ Orange County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Orange/ Orange County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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County Courthouse

Orange County Courthouse
Court St;
Paoli, IN 47454
Phone: 812.723.2649

County Health Department has birth records
from 1882, death and burial records.
County Clerk has marriage, divorce,
probate and court records from from 1816.
County Recorder has land records from 1816.[1]

History

Parent County

1815--Orange County was created 26 December 1815 from Washington, Knox and Gibson Counties.
County seat: Paoli [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Cemeteries

  • Look under Cemeteries for Orange County - USGenWeb

Census

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

Church

Court

Directories

Land

Local Histories

  • History of Washington County Indiana: A Re-Production of the Original "History of Lawrence, Orange and Washington Counties" 1884. (Salem, Ind: Washington County Historical Society, 1999.) 977.226 H2Lc FHL FHL Collection   other libraries     INTERNET ARCHIVE
  • Historical Articles of Orange County - INGenWeb

Maps

Military

  • Look under Military Information - USGenWeb

Civil War

Civil War service men from Orange 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 Orange County.


Civil War Books

  • "Military History Of Orange County" Chapter 7 in History of Washington County Indiana: A Re-Production of the Original "History of Lawrence, Orange and Washington Counties" 1884. (Salem, Ind: Washington County Historical Society, 1999.), (page 508-529, Regiment, Companies), 977.226 H2Lc FHL FHL Collection   other libraries     INTERNET ARCHIVE

Newspapers

Probate

School Records

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Look under Vital Records for Orange County - USGenWeb
  • Indiana State Digital Achives for Death, E-Publication, Instiution, 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), Orange County, Indiana 215 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).
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