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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://indianacourthouses.com/pages/80.htm Tipton County Courthouse]<br>101 E Jefferson<br>Tipton, IN 46072<br>Phone: 765.675.2795<br><br>County Clerk has marriage records from 1844, <br>divorce, probate, and court house records from 1850. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Tipton County, Indiana 217 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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*Marvin W. Pershing , ''Tipton County, Indiana history'', 1914 Facsim. of History of Tipton County, Indiana&nbsp;: her people, industries and institutions --Indianapolis, Indiana&nbsp;: B. F. Bowen &amp; Co., 1914,( Kokomo, Indiana&nbsp;: Selby Publishing &amp; Printing, c1985) 977.255 H2p v.1&amp;v.2 {{FHL|406083|item|disp=FHL Collection}} [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-tipton-county-indiana-her-people-industries-and-institutions-with-biographical-sketches-of-representative-citizens-and-genealogical-records-of-many-of-the-old-families/oclc/247767354&referer=brief_results Other Libary]<br>
 
*Marvin W. Pershing , ''Tipton County, Indiana history'', 1914 Facsim. of History of Tipton County, Indiana&nbsp;: her people, industries and institutions --Indianapolis, Indiana&nbsp;: B. F. Bowen &amp; Co., 1914,( Kokomo, Indiana&nbsp;: Selby Publishing &amp; Printing, c1985) 977.255 H2p v.1&amp;v.2 {{FHL|406083|item|disp=FHL Collection}} [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-tipton-county-indiana-her-people-industries-and-institutions-with-biographical-sketches-of-representative-citizens-and-genealogical-records-of-many-of-the-old-families/oclc/247767354&referer=brief_results Other Libary]<br>
  
*Blanchard, Charles. 2010. ''Counties of Howard and Tipton, Indiana: historical and biographical''. (Salem, Mass: Higginson Book Co.)&nbsp;&nbsp;977.2 H2bL FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|159166|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/counties-of-howard-and-tipton-indiana-historical-and-biographical/oclc/698381487&referer=brief_results other libraries&nbsp;]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH19&CISOPTR=44946&CISOSHOW=43900 Family History Archives]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/countiesofhoward00blan INTERNET ARCHIVE]
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*Blanchard, Charles. 2010. ''Counties of Howard and Tipton, Indiana: historical and biographical''. (Salem, Mass: Higginson Book Co.)&nbsp;&nbsp;977.2 H2bL FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|159166|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/counties-of-howard-and-tipton-indiana-historical-and-biographical/oclc/698381487&referer=brief_results other libraries&nbsp;]&nbsp;&nbsp; {{FSbook|101798}}&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/countiesofhoward00blan INTERNET ARCHIVE] <br>
  
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*History of Tipton County, Indiana - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Tipton/hist/ Linkpendium]
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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*A cemetery index of Tipton County can be found at [http://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/ http://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/].&nbsp; The index was compiled from 1978-1980, so any burials after that are not listed.
 
*A cemetery index of Tipton County can be found at [http://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/ http://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/].&nbsp; The index was compiled from 1978-1980, so any burials after that are not listed.
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==== Census  ====
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Tipton County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
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==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Directories  ====
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*Directory of Businesses in Tipton County, Indiana (1868) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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==== Maps  ====
 
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==== Marriages<br> ====
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*Maps and Gazetteers - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Tipton/maps/ Linkpendium]
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==== Marriages<br> ====
  
 
*A&nbsp;marriage index of Tipton County can be found at http://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/. The index contains marriages from 1844 - 1930.
 
*A&nbsp;marriage index of Tipton County can be found at http://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/. The index contains marriages from 1844 - 1930.
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
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*See Military Records and Histories - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Tipton/ Linkpendium]
  
 
Civil War  
 
Civil War  
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*[[153rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|153rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K
 
*[[153rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|153rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K
  
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*A list of Civil&nbsp;War soldiers buried in Tipton County can be found at [http://www.tiptonpl.lib.in.us/pages/cwburied.pdf http://www.tiptonpl.lib.in.us/pages/cwburied.pdf]
 
*A list of Civil&nbsp;War soldiers buried in Tipton County can be found at [http://www.tiptonpl.lib.in.us/pages/cwburied.pdf http://www.tiptonpl.lib.in.us/pages/cwburied.pdf]
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
*The Tipton Daily Tribune is available online at [[tiptonpl.newspaperarchive.com|tiptonpl.newspaperarchive.com]].&nbsp; It is has all available issues through 1971.&nbsp;
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*The Tipton Daily Tribune is available online at [http://tiptonpl.newspaperarchive.com tiptonpl.newspaperarchive.com].&nbsp; It is has all available issues through 1971.&nbsp;
  
 
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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*Directory of Teachers for Tipton County (1936) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Alumni of Tipton High School (1876-1907) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])<br>
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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*A full&nbsp;index of Cemetery, Marriage, and Obituary records can be found online at the [http://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/ Tipton County Public Library] webpage.
 
*A full&nbsp;index of Cemetery, Marriage, and Obituary records can be found online at the [http://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/ Tipton County Public Library] webpage.
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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;  ==
  
*[[www.tiptonpl.lib.in.us|Tipton County Public Library]] contains an extensive local genealogy collection and will scan and email obituaries for free.  
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*[http://www.tiptonpl.lib.in.us Tipton County Public Library] contains an extensive local genealogy collection and will scan and email obituaries for free.  
 
*[http://www.tiptonhistorical.com/ Tipton County Historical Society]
 
*[http://www.tiptonhistorical.com/ Tipton County Historical Society]
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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.tiptongenweb.org/ USGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Tipton|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Tipton|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Tipton/ Tipton County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Tipton/ Tipton County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
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== References  ==
 
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County Courthouse

Tipton County Courthouse
101 E Jefferson
Tipton, IN 46072
Phone: 765.675.2795

County Clerk has marriage records from 1844,
divorce, probate, and court house records from 1850. [1]

History

  • Marvin W. Pershing , Tipton County, Indiana history, 1914 Facsim. of History of Tipton County, Indiana : her people, industries and institutions --Indianapolis, Indiana : B. F. Bowen & Co., 1914,( Kokomo, Indiana : Selby Publishing & Printing, c1985) 977.255 H2p v.1&v.2 FHL Collection Other Libary


Parent County

1844--Tipton County was created 15 January 1844 from Hamilton, Cass and Miami Counties.
County seat: Tipton [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Directories

Land

Local Histories

  • Pershing, M. W. History of Tipton County, Indiana, 1914. ( [Kokomo, Ind.] (3405 Zartman Rd., Kokomo 46902): Selby Pub. & Print, 1985.),  977.255 H2p  FHL Collection   other libraries   Google books

Maps

Marriages

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Tipton 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 Tipton County.


Civil War Book

  • "Military," Chaper 17 in Pershing, M. W. History of Tipton County, Indiana, 1914. ( [Kokomo, Ind.] (3405 Zartman Rd., Kokomo 46902): Selby Pub. & Print, 1985.), (page 141-165), 977.255 H2p  FHL Collection   other libraries

Newspapers

Pictures

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), Tipton County, Indiana 217 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).