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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Indiana|Indiana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Vermillion County''' <br>  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.vermilliongov.us/_index.php Vermillion County Courthouse]<br>Courthouse Square<br> Newport, IN 47966-0008<br> Phone: 765.492.3500&amp;<br><br>County Health Department has birth and death records from 1882 <br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1824 <br>County Recorder has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Vermillion 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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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*Cemeteries of Vermillion County&nbsp; [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Vermillion/ Linkpendium]
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Indiana}}
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Vermillion County, Indiana (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Residents in Vermillion County, Indiana (1874) (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&nbsp;Businesses in Newport, Vermillion County, Indiana (1858) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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*Early Villages Platted in&nbsp;Vermillion County ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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*B.F. Bowen &amp; Co. ''History of Parke and Vermillion Counties, Indiana: With Historical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Many of the Old Families''. (Indianapolis: B.F. Bowen, 1913.) 977.2 H2hpv FHL US/CAN Book {{FHL|419697|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-parke-and-vermillion-counties-indiana-with-historical-sketches-of-representative-citizens-and-genealogical-records-of-many-of-the-old-families/oclc/11525997&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/details/historyofparkeve00bfbo INTERNET ARCHIVE]&nbsp; <br>
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*''Biographical and Historical Record of Vermillion County, Indiana: Containing Portraits of All the Presidents of the United States from Washington to Cleveland, with Accompanying Biographies of Each&nbsp;: a Condensed History of the State of Indiana&nbsp;: Portraits and Biographies of Some of the Prominent Men of the State&nbsp;: Engravings of Prominent Citizens in Vermillion County, with Personal Histories of Many of the Leading Families, and a Concise History of the County and Its Villages''. (La Crosse, Wis: Brookhaven Press, 2002.)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.worldcat.org/title/biographical-and-historical-record-of-vermillion-county-indiana-containing-portraits-of-all-the-presidents-of-the-united-states-from-washington-to-cleveland-with-accompanying-biographies-of-each-a-condensed-history-of-the-state-of-indiana-portraits-and-biographies-of-some-of-the-prominent-men-of-the-state-engravings-of-prominent-citizens-in-vermillion-county-with-personal-histories-of-many-of-the-leading-families-and-a-concise-history-of-the-county-and-its-villages/oclc/54044756&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/biographicalhist00inchic INTERNET ARCHIVE]
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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*List of Pensioners on the Roll January 1, 1883 Vermillion County, Indiana (Source:[http://www.archive.org/stream/listpensionerso01buregoog#page/n220/mode/1up Internet Archive])
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*Revolutionary War 1775-1783
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#Revolutionary War Soldiers of Vermillion County (Source: [http://visions.indstate.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/isulib&CISOPTR=1777&CISOSHOW=1775 Wabash Valley Visions &amp; Voices])
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*World War I&nbsp; 1914-1918
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#Men and Women who Died in the Service of the United States and the Allied Nations in the World War 1914-1918 (Source: [http://genealogytrails.com/ind/vermillion/rollofhonor.html Genealogy Trails History Group])
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#[http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=6482&cj=1&path=Indiana.Vermillion+County&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Vermillion County (Source: Explore ]Ancestry. com&nbsp;) ($)
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*World War II&nbsp;&nbsp; 1941-1945
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#Vermillion County, Indiana World War II Casualties, Army and Army Air Corps (Source: [http://www.accessgenealogy.com/worldwar/indiana/vermillion1.htm AccessGenealogy]) <br>
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Civil War
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Civil War service men from Vermillion 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 Vermillion County.
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*[[6th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|6th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Companies&nbsp;A, L and M&nbsp;
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*[[7th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|7th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company D
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*[[14th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|14th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company F
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*[[18th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|18th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company C
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*[[24th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery|24th Battery]], Indiana Light Artillery
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*[[43rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|43rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company I
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*[[48th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|48th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company G
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*[[85th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|85th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company D
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*[[97th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|97th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K
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*[[115th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (6 months, 1863-4)|115th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (6 months, 1863-4), Company E
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*[[129th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|129th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K
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*[[149th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|149th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies A, and E
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*[[152nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|152nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K
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Civil War Books
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*"Military History Of Verllion County" Chapter 6 in B.F. Bowen &amp; Co. ''History of Parke and Vermillion Counties, Indiana: With Historical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Many of the Old Families''. (Indianapolis: B.F. Bowen, 1913 ), (page 268-288, Regiment, Companies; "Knight Of The Golden Circle", page 272; Soldier's Diary, Page 283-288),&nbsp;977.2 H2hpv FHL US/CAN Book {{FHL|419697|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-parke-and-vermillion-counties-indiana-with-historical-sketches-of-representative-citizens-and-genealogical-records-of-many-of-the-old-families/oclc/11525997&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/details/historyofparkeve00bfbo INTERNET ARCHIVE]&nbsp;
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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*Newspaper Records&nbsp; [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Vermillion/ Linkpendium]
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
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==== Taxation  ====
 
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== 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://vermillion.genwebsite.org/ 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=198189&subject_disp=Indiana%2C+Vermillion&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Vermillion|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Vermillion/ Vermillion County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Vermillion/ Vermillion County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
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County Courthouse

Vermillion County Courthouse
Courthouse Square
Newport, IN 47966-0008
Phone: 765.492.3500&

County Health Department has birth and death records from 1882
County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1824
County Recorder has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

1824--Vermillion County was created 2 January 1824 from Parke County.  County seat: Newport [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Directories

Land

Local Histories

  • B.F. Bowen & Co. History of Parke and Vermillion Counties, Indiana: With Historical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Many of the Old Families. (Indianapolis: B.F. Bowen, 1913.) 977.2 H2hpv FHL US/CAN Book FHL Collection   other libraries  INTERNET ARCHIVE 
  • Biographical and Historical Record of Vermillion County, Indiana: Containing Portraits of All the Presidents of the United States from Washington to Cleveland, with Accompanying Biographies of Each : a Condensed History of the State of Indiana : Portraits and Biographies of Some of the Prominent Men of the State : Engravings of Prominent Citizens in Vermillion County, with Personal Histories of Many of the Leading Families, and a Concise History of the County and Its Villages. (La Crosse, Wis: Brookhaven Press, 2002.)    other libraries  INTERNET ARCHIVE

Maps

Military

  • List of Pensioners on the Roll January 1, 1883 Vermillion County, Indiana (Source:Internet Archive)
  • Revolutionary War 1775-1783
  1. Revolutionary War Soldiers of Vermillion County (Source: Wabash Valley Visions & Voices)
  • World War I  1914-1918
  1. Men and Women who Died in the Service of the United States and the Allied Nations in the World War 1914-1918 (Source: Genealogy Trails History Group)
  2. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Vermillion County (Source: Explore Ancestry. com ) ($)
  • World War II   1941-1945
  1. Vermillion County, Indiana World War II Casualties, Army and Army Air Corps (Source: AccessGenealogy)


Civil War

Civil War service men from Vermillion 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 Vermillion County.

Civil War Books

  • "Military History Of Verllion County" Chapter 6 in B.F. Bowen & Co. History of Parke and Vermillion Counties, Indiana: With Historical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Many of the Old Families. (Indianapolis: B.F. Bowen, 1913 ), (page 268-288, Regiment, Companies; "Knight Of The Golden Circle", page 272; Soldier's Diary, Page 283-288), 977.2 H2hpv FHL US/CAN Book FHL Collection   other libraries  INTERNET ARCHIVE 

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Vermillion 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).
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