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{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Perry County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1814 | founded date = September 7 | seat = Tell City | building image = | building address = [http://www.perrycountyin.org/ Perry County Courthouse]<br>2219 Payne Street<br> Tell City, IN 47586<br> Phone: 812.547.3741 <br>[http://www.Perrycounty.us/ '''Perry County Website'''] }}  
 
{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Perry County | county_map = | state = Indiana | state_map = Indiana.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1814 | founded date = September 7 | seat = Tell City | building image = | building address = [http://www.perrycountyin.org/ Perry County Courthouse]<br>2219 Payne Street<br> Tell City, IN 47586<br> Phone: 812.547.3741 <br>[http://www.Perrycounty.us/ '''Perry County Website'''] }}  
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Perry County, Indiana Resources  ==
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=== Perry County, Indiana Resources  ===
  
 
==== Bible Records  ====
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Census Records ====
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==== Census Records ====
  
 
{{Census|Indiana}}  
 
{{Census|Indiana}}  
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Perry County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Perry County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
==== Church Records ====
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==== Court Records ====
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==== Directories  ====
 
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
==== Migration ====
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==== Military Records  ====
 
==== Military Records  ====
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*African American Veterans in Perry County, Indiana (1890) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
===== War of 1812  =====
 
===== War of 1812  =====
  
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===== Civil War  =====
 
 
*African American Veterans in Perry County, Indiana (1890) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
 
 
===== '''Civil War''' =====
 
  
 
Civil War service men from Pike 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 Pike County.  
 
Civil War service men from Pike 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 Pike County.  
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*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops <br>
 
*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops <br>
  
===== '''Civil War Books''' =====
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===== Civil War Books  =====
  
 
*"Military History" Chapter 7 in ''History of Warrick, Spencer and Perry Counties, Indiana, from the earliest time to the present; together with interesting biographical sketches, reminiscences, notes, etc. (''1973. Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic.)(page 685-710),FHL US/CAN Film 934922 Item 4 {{FHL|204801|item|disp=FHL Collection}}[http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-warrick-spencer-and-perry-counties-indiana-from-the-earliest-time-to-the-present-together-with-interesting-biographical-sketches-reminiscences-notes-etc/oclc/235924136&referer=brief_results other libraries][http://www.archive.org/details/historyofwarrick00chic INTERNET ARCHIVE]
 
*"Military History" Chapter 7 in ''History of Warrick, Spencer and Perry Counties, Indiana, from the earliest time to the present; together with interesting biographical sketches, reminiscences, notes, etc. (''1973. Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic.)(page 685-710),FHL US/CAN Film 934922 Item 4 {{FHL|204801|item|disp=FHL Collection}}[http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-warrick-spencer-and-perry-counties-indiana-from-the-earliest-time-to-the-present-together-with-interesting-biographical-sketches-reminiscences-notes-etc/oclc/235924136&referer=brief_results other libraries][http://www.archive.org/details/historyofwarrick00chic INTERNET ARCHIVE]
  
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
 
==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
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===== Archives  =====
 
===== Archives  =====
  
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===== Family History Centers  =====
  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
===== Libraries =====
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===== Libraries  =====
 
 
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===== Museums =====
 
 
 
===== Societies&nbsp; =====
 
  
 
Tell City-Perry County Public Library, 2328 Tell Street, Tell City, IN  
 
Tell City-Perry County Public Library, 2328 Tell Street, Tell City, IN  
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Has some items related to Cannelton, including High School yearbooks.  
 
Has some items related to Cannelton, including High School yearbooks.  
  
===== Family History Centers =====
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===== Museums =====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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===== Societies  =====
  
==== School Records ====
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==== Taxation  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
===== Birth records =====
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===== Marriage 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>
  
*Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992[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>
  
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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>
 
*[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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==== Voter Registration  ====
 
==== Voter Registration  ====
  
== Web Sites  ==
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=== Perry County, Indiana Web Sites  ===
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*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.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Perry/ Perry County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Perry/ Perry County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
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Perry County, Indiana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Indiana
Location of Indiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded September 7, 1814
County Seat Tell City
Courthouse
Address Perry County Courthouse
2219 Payne Street
Tell City, IN 47586
Phone: 812.547.3741
Perry County Website


Historical Facts

Populated Places

Boundary Changes

Neighboring Counties

Parent County

1814--Perry County was created 7 September 1814 from Warrick and Gibson Counties.
County seat: Tell City [1]

Record Loss

Perry County, Indiana Resources

Bible Records

Biographies

Business Records

Cemeteries

Census Records

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

Church Records

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic and Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogies

Histories

Local Histories
  • History of Warrick, Spencer and Perry Counties, Indiana, from the earliest time to the present; together with interesting biographical sketches, reminiscences, notes, etc. (1973. Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic.) FHL US/CAN Film 934922 Item 4 FHL Collectionother librariesINTERNET ARCHIVE

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military Records

War of 1812
Civil War

Civil War service men from Pike 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 Pike County.

Civil War Books
  • "Military History" Chapter 7 in History of Warrick, Spencer and Perry Counties, Indiana, from the earliest time to the present; together with interesting biographical sketches, reminiscences, notes, etc. (1973. Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic.)(page 685-710),FHL US/CAN Film 934922 Item 4 FHL Collectionother librariesINTERNET ARCHIVE
World War I
World War II

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

The Tell City, Perry County Public Library has the Obituaries available and searchable on line.You will need to click on search and enter your name or the criteria you want to search by in the form.

Obituaries

Occupations

Periodicals

Probate Records

Public Records

Repositories

County Courthouse

Perry County Courthouse
2219 Payne Street
Tell City, IN 47586
Phone: 812.547.3741

County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1813.
County Recorder has land records from 1813.
County Health Department has birth and death records from 1890. [2]

Archives
Family History Centers
Libraries

Tell City-Perry County Public Library, 2328 Tell Street, Tell City, IN

Has large collection, including online obituaries since December, 1999 www.tcpclibrary.org

Cannelton Public Library

Has some items related to Cannelton, including High School yearbooks.

Museums
Societies

School Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth records
Marriage Records
Death 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)

Voter Registration

Perry County, Indiana Web Sites

Perry County, Indiana Genealogical 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), Perry County, Indiana 215 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
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