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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Indiana|Indiana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''St. Joseph County''' <br>  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[[Image:St Joseph County Indiana Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]]&nbsp;[http://www.stjosephcountyindiana.com/ St. Joseph County Courthouse]<br>101 S Main Street<br> South Bend, IN 46601<br> Phone: 219.235.9635<br><br>County Health Department has birth, death and burial records.<br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records.<br> County Assessor has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), St Joseph County, Indiana 216 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Indiana}}
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for St. Joseph County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Directories  ====
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*Directory of Businesses in St. Joseph County, Indiana (1858) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Directory of Businesses in South Bend, St. Joseph County, Indiana (1902) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
 
  
 
*O'Connor, Cathy L., and Timothy Edward Howard. ''Every Name Index to A History of St. Joseph County, Indiana, Volumes One &amp; Two, by Timothy Edward Howard, 1907''. (Edwardsburg, Mich: Cathy L. O'Connor, 2007)&nbsp; 977.289 H2h FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|268928|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/every-name-index-to-a-history-of-st-joseph-county-indiana-volumes-one-two-by-timothy-edward-howard-1907/oclc/254374049&referer=brief_results other libaries]&nbsp; vol.1&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Vol.2&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/every-name-index-to-a-history-of-st-joseph-county-indiana-volumes-one-two-by-timothy-edward-howard-1907/oclc/254374049&referer=brief_results Family History Archives]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/details/ahistorystjosep00unkngoog INTERNET&nbsp;ARCHIVE]&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://books.google.com/books?id=5y4VAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA603&lpg=PA603&dq=A+history+of+St.+Joseph+County,+Indiana&source=bl&ots=i2NQur95Va&sig=cSrrnVovVVRTp-prEY086Aw9hOk&hl=en&ei=uQ3LTeWpHMXniAKeqMHmCQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=12&ved=0CGIQ6AEwCw#v=onepage&q&f=false Google books]
 
*O'Connor, Cathy L., and Timothy Edward Howard. ''Every Name Index to A History of St. Joseph County, Indiana, Volumes One &amp; Two, by Timothy Edward Howard, 1907''. (Edwardsburg, Mich: Cathy L. O'Connor, 2007)&nbsp; 977.289 H2h FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|268928|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/every-name-index-to-a-history-of-st-joseph-county-indiana-volumes-one-two-by-timothy-edward-howard-1907/oclc/254374049&referer=brief_results other libaries]&nbsp; vol.1&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Vol.2&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/every-name-index-to-a-history-of-st-joseph-county-indiana-volumes-one-two-by-timothy-edward-howard-1907/oclc/254374049&referer=brief_results Family History Archives]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/details/ahistorystjosep00unkngoog INTERNET&nbsp;ARCHIVE]&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://books.google.com/books?id=5y4VAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA603&lpg=PA603&dq=A+history+of+St.+Joseph+County,+Indiana&source=bl&ots=i2NQur95Va&sig=cSrrnVovVVRTp-prEY086Aw9hOk&hl=en&ei=uQ3LTeWpHMXniAKeqMHmCQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=12&ved=0CGIQ6AEwCw#v=onepage&q&f=false Google books]
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<br>Civil War Books  
 
<br>Civil War Books  
  
*"Military History" Chapter 14 in O'Connor, Cathy L., and Timothy Edward Howard. ''Every Name Index to A History of St. Joseph County, Indiana, Volumes One &amp; Two, by Timothy Edward Howard, 1907''. (Edwardsburg, Mich: Cathy L. O'Connor, 2007)(page 715-757, Regiment, Company, Name's)&nbsp; 977.289 H2h FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|268928|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/every-name-index-to-a-history-of-st-joseph-county-indiana-volumes-one-two-by-timothy-edward-howard-1907/oclc/254374049&referer=brief_results other libaries]&nbsp; vol.1&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Vol.2&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/every-name-index-to-a-history-of-st-joseph-county-indiana-volumes-one-two-by-timothy-edward-howard-1907/oclc/254374049&referer=brief_results Family History Archives]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/details/ahistorystjosep00unkngoog INTERNET&nbsp;ARCHIVE]&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://books.google.com/books?id=5y4VAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA603&lpg=PA603&dq=A+history+of+St.+Joseph+County,+Indiana&source=bl&ots=i2NQur95Va&sig=cSrrnVovVVRTp-prEY086Aw9hOk&hl=en&ei=uQ3LTeWpHMXniAKeqMHmCQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=12&ved=0CGIQ6AEwCw#v=onepage&q&f=false Google books]
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*"Military History" Chapter 14 in O'Connor, Cathy L., and Timothy Edward Howard. ''Every Name Index to A History of St. Joseph County, Indiana, Volumes One &amp; Two, by Timothy Edward Howard, 1907''. (Edwardsburg, Mich: Cathy L. O'Connor, 2007), (page 715-757, Regiment, Company, Name's; The Roll of Honor, page 731-735;Roster of G.A.R., page 736-742)&nbsp; 977.289 H2h FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|268928|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/every-name-index-to-a-history-of-st-joseph-county-indiana-volumes-one-two-by-timothy-edward-howard-1907/oclc/254374049&referer=brief_results other libaries]&nbsp; vol.1&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Vol.2&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/every-name-index-to-a-history-of-st-joseph-county-indiana-volumes-one-two-by-timothy-edward-howard-1907/oclc/254374049&referer=brief_results Family History Archives]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/details/ahistorystjosep00unkngoog INTERNET&nbsp;ARCHIVE]&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://books.google.com/books?id=5y4VAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA603&lpg=PA603&dq=A+history+of+St.+Joseph+County,+Indiana&source=bl&ots=i2NQur95Va&sig=cSrrnVovVVRTp-prEY086Aw9hOk&hl=en&ei=uQ3LTeWpHMXniAKeqMHmCQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=12&ved=0CGIQ6AEwCw#v=onepage&q&f=false Google books]
  
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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[http://www2.sjcpl.org/obits/search_form.php Obituaries from the ''South Bend Tribune'': 1913-present]: Courtesy of the St. Joseph County Public Library
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==== Occupations  ====
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*Roster of Civilian Conservation Corps, South Bend, St. Joseph County, Indiana (1938) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
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*Students of South Bend High School (1912-1914) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Teachers of South Bend High School (1870-1911) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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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  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[South Bend Indiana Family History Center]]
  
 
== 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.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~instjose/ USGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+St%2E+Joseph|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+St%2E+Joseph|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Saint_Joseph/ St. Joseph County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Saint_Joseph/ St. Joseph County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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County Courthouse

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 St. Joseph County Courthouse
101 S Main Street
South Bend, IN 46601
Phone: 219.235.9635

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

History

Parent County

1830--St. Joseph County was created 29 January 1830 from Cass County.
County seat: South Bend [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

  • Index to Defective, Dependent & Delinquent Census for St. Joseph County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, Indiana Genealogical Society)

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • South Bend

Court

Directories

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from St, Joseph 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 St. Joseph County.


Civil War Books

  • "Military History" Chapter 14 in O'Connor, Cathy L., and Timothy Edward Howard. Every Name Index to A History of St. Joseph County, Indiana, Volumes One & Two, by Timothy Edward Howard, 1907. (Edwardsburg, Mich: Cathy L. O'Connor, 2007), (page 715-757, Regiment, Company, Name's; The Roll of Honor, page 731-735;Roster of G.A.R., page 736-742)  977.289 H2h FHL US/CAN Book  FHL Collection   other libaries  vol.1               Vol.2  Family History Archives    INTERNET ARCHIVE  Google books


Newspapers

Obituaries from the South Bend Tribune: 1913-present: Courtesy of the St. Joseph County Public Library

Occupations

Probate

School Records

Taxation

Vital 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)

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), St Joseph County, Indiana 216 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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