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| building address = [http://indianacourthouses.com/pages/80.htm Tipton County Courthouse]<br>101 E Jefferson<br>Tipton, IN 46072<br>Phone: 765.675.2795<br><br>[http://www.Tiptoncounty.us/ '''Tipton County Website'''] }}
  
*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>
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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; [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] <br>
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=== Historical Facts  ===
  
*History of Tipton County, Indiana - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Tipton/hist/ Linkpendium]
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*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 and 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 Library]<br>
  
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*Blanchard, Charles. 2010. ''Counties of Howard and Tipton, Indiana: historical and biographical''. (Salem, Mass: Higginson Book Co.)977.2 H2bL FHL US/CAN Book{{FHL|159166|item|disp=FHL Collection}}[http://www.worldcat.org/title/counties-of-howard-and-tipton-indiana-historical-and-biographical/oclc/698381487&referer=brief_results other libraries&nbsp;]{{FSbook|101798}}[http://www.archive.org/details/countiesofhoward00blan INTERNET ARCHIVE] <br>
  
==== Parent County ====
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*History of Tipton County, Indiana - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Tipton/hist/ Linkpendium]
  
'''1844--'''Tipton County was created 15 January 1844&nbsp;from [[Hamilton County, Indiana|Hamilton]], [[Cass County, Indiana|Cass]] and [[Miami County, Indiana|Miami]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Tipton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Populated Places  ====
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[[Madison County, Indiana|Madison]]
 
*[[Madison County, Indiana|Madison]]
  
== Resources  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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'''1844--'''Tipton County was created 15 January 1844from [[Hamilton County, Indiana|Hamilton]], [[Cass County, Indiana|Cass]] and [[Miami County, Indiana|Miami]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Tipton <ref> name="Handybook"&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;gt;''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Record Loss  ====
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=== Tipton County, Indiana Resources  ===
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
*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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*A cemetery index of Tipton County can be found at [http://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/ http://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/].The index was compiled from 1978-1980, so any burials after that are not listed.<br>
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==== Census Records  ====
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==== Bible Records  ====
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==== Biographies  ====
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==== Business  ====
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==== Census Records  ====
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{{Census|Indiana}}
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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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==== Church Records  ====
  
==== Church ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
==== Court ====
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==== Directories ====
  
==== Land  ====
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*Directory of Businesses in Tipton County, Indiana (1868) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
*Pershing, M. W. ''History of Tipton County, Indiana, 1914''. (&nbsp;[Kokomo, Ind.] (3405 Zartman Rd., Kokomo 46902): Selby Pub. &amp; Print, 1985.),&nbsp; 977.255 H2p&nbsp; {{FHL|406083|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-tipton-county-indiana-1914/oclc/14443436&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://books.google.com/books?id=NJFuAAAAMAAJ&pg=PA603&dq=intitle:Tipton+intitle:County+intitle:Indiana&lr=&as_drrb_is=q&as_minm_is=0&as_miny_is=&as_maxm_is=0&as_maxy_is=&as_brr=1&as_pt=BOOKS#v=onepage&q&f=false Google books]<br>
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==== Ethnic and religious Groups  ====
  
*''Biographical and Genealogical History of Cass, Miami, Howard and Tipton Counties, Indiana''. (La Crosse WI: Brookhaven Press, 2003.)&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.worldcat.org/title/biographical-and-genealogical-history-of-cass-miami-howard-and-tipton-counties-indiana/oclc/367762262&referer=brief_results other library]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=inu.32000007483854;page=root;view=2up;size=100;seq=660;orient=0#page/n3/mode/2up Hathi Trust Digital Library]
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==== Gazetteers  ====
  
==== Maps ====
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==== Genealogies ====
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==== History  ====
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===== Local Histories  =====
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*Pershing, M. W. ''History of Tipton County, Indiana, 1914''. (&nbsp;[Kokomo, Ind.] (3405 Zartman Rd., Kokomo 46902): Selby Pub.Print, 1985.), 977.255 H2p{{FHL|406083|item|disp=FHL Collection}}[http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-tipton-county-indiana-1914/oclc/14443436&referer=brief_results other libraries][http://books.google.com/books?id=NJFuAAAAMAAJ&pg=PA603&dq=intitle:Tipton+intitle:County+intitle:Indiana&lr=&as_drrb_is=q&as_minm_is=0&as_miny_is=&as_maxm_is=0&as_maxy_is=&as_brr=1&as_pt=BOOKS#v=onepage&q&f=false Google books]<br>
  
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*''Biographical and Genealogical History of Cass, Miami, Howard and Tipton Counties, Indiana''. (La Crosse WI: Brookhaven Press, 2003.)[http://www.worldcat.org/title/biographical-and-genealogical-history-of-cass-miami-howard-and-tipton-counties-indiana/oclc/367762262&referer=brief_results other library] [http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=inu.32000007483854;page=root;view=2up;size=100;seq=660;orient=0#page/n3/mode/2up Hathi Trust Digital Library]
  
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==== Land and Property  ====
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==== Maps  ====
  
 
*Maps and Gazetteers - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Tipton/maps/ Linkpendium]
 
*Maps and Gazetteers - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Tipton/maps/ Linkpendium]
  
==== Marriages<br> ====
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==== Migration  ====
  
*A&nbsp;marriage index of Tipton County can be found at http://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/. The index contains marriages from 1844 - 1930.
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==== Military Records  ====
  
==== Military ====
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*See Military Records and Histories - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Tipton/ Linkpendium]
  
*See Military Records and Histories - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Tipton/ Linkpendium]
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War of 1812
  
 
Civil War  
 
Civil War  
  
Civil War service men from&nbsp;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&nbsp;Tipton County.  
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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.  
  
 
*[[1st Regiment, Indiana Heavy Artillery|1st Regiment]], Indiana Heavy Artillery, Company L  
 
*[[1st Regiment, Indiana Heavy Artillery|1st Regiment]], Indiana Heavy Artillery, Company L  
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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 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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Civil War Book
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*"Military," Chapter 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|406083|item|disp=FHL Collection}}[http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-tipton-county-indiana-1914/oclc/14443436&referer=brief_results other libraries]
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World War I
  
Civil War Book
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World War II
  
*"Military," Chaper 17 in Pershing, M. W. ''History of Tipton County, Indiana, 1914''. (&nbsp;[Kokomo, Ind.] (3405 Zartman Rd., Kokomo 46902): Selby Pub. &amp; Print, 1985.),&nbsp;(page 141-165),&nbsp;977.255 H2p&nbsp; {{FHL|406083|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-tipton-county-indiana-1914/oclc/14443436&referer=brief_results other libraries]
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
*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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*The Tipton Daily Tribune is available online at [http://tiptonpl.newspaperarchive.com tiptonpl.newspaperarchive.com]It is has all available issues through 1971.
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==== Obituaries  ====
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==== Occupations  ====
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==== Pictures  ====
 
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*A collection of over 400 images of Tipton County can be found at [http://www.flickr.com/photos/tiptongenealogy http://www.flickr.com/photos/tiptongenealogy].&nbsp; The originals are archived at the Tipton County Public Library.
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*A collection of over 400 images of Tipton County can be found at [http://www.flickr.com/photos/tiptongenealogy http://www.flickr.com/photos/tiptongenealogy].The originals are archived at the Tipton County Public Library.
  
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===== Courthouse  =====
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[http://indianacourthouses.com/pages/80.hem Tipton County Courthouses]<br>101 E Jefferson<br>Tipton, IN 46072<br> Phone:1-765-675-2795
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<br>County Clerk has marriage records from 1844, divorce, probate, and court house records from 1850. &lt;ref&gt;"Handybook for Genealogists:United States of American". 10th ed. (Draper, Utah:Everton Pub., 2002) Tipton County, Indiana 217 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries(WorldCat)}} {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973D27e2002}}&lt;/ref&gt; <br>
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===== Family History Centers  =====
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[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]<br>
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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. fckLR*[http://www.tiptonhistorical.com/ Tipton County Historical Society]
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==== School Records  ====
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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])
  
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
*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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*A full 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 Archives ]for Death, E-Publication, Institution, Military, Misc Historical, Naturalization Records can be searched by person name (accessed 26 May 2011)
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*A marriage index of Tipton County can be found at http://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/. The index contains marriages from 1844 - 1930.
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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 ]$
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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]
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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]
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp; ==
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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]
  
*[http://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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==== Voting Registration  ====
*[http://www.tiptonhistorical.com/ Tipton County Historical Society]
 
  
== Web Sites ==
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=== Tipton County, Indiana Web Sites===
  
*[http://www.tiptongenweb.org/ 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}}<br>[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Tipton/ Tipton County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)[http://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/ Tipton County Public Library Genealogy]<br> Digitized Newspapers, Cemeteries, Marriages, Obituaries, and Pictures <br>
*{{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://tiptongenealogy.blogspot.com/ Tipton County Public Library Genealogy] - Digitized Newspapers, Cemeteries, Marriages, Obituaries, and&nbsp;Pictures
 
  
== References  ==
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=== Tipton County, Indiana References  ===
  
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Tipton County, Indiana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Indiana
Location of Indiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 15, 1844
County Seat Tipton
Courthouse
Address Tipton County Courthouse
101 E Jefferson
Tipton, IN 46072
Phone: 765.675.2795

Tipton County Website



Historical Facts

  • 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 and v.2 FHL Collection Other Library

Populated Places

Boundary Changes

Neighboring Counties

Parent County

1844--Tipton County was created 15 January 1844from Hamilton, Cass and Miami Counties.
County seat: Tipton [1]

Record Loss

Tipton County, Indiana Resources

Cemeteries

Census Records

Bible Records

Biographies

Business

Census Records

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

Church Records

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic and religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogies

History

Local Histories

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military Records

War of 1812

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," Chapter 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 Collectionother libraries

World War I

World War II

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Occupations

Periodicals

Pictures

Probate Records

Public Records

Repositories

Archives
Courthouse

Tipton County Courthouses
101 E Jefferson
Tipton, IN 46072
Phone:1-765-675-2795


County Clerk has marriage records from 1844, divorce, probate, and court house records from 1850. <ref>"Handybook for Genealogists:United States of American". 10th ed. (Draper, Utah:Everton Pub., 2002) Tipton County, Indiana 217 At various libraries(WorldCat) FHL Book 973D27e2002</ref>

Family History Centers

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

Libraries

Tipton County Public Library contains an extensive local genealogy collection and will scan and email obituaries for free. fckLR*Tipton County Historical Society

Museums
Societies

School Records

Taxation

Vital Records

  • 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
Marriages Records
Death Records

Voting Registration

Tipton County, Indiana Web Sites

USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.Family History Library Catalog
Tipton County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)Tipton County Public Library Genealogy
Digitized Newspapers, Cemeteries, Marriages, Obituaries, and Pictures

Tipton County, Indiana References

  1. name="Handybook"&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;gt;The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).