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''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Indiana|Indiana]]&nbsp;&gt; Warren County''  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://indianacourthouses.com/pages/86.htm Warren County Courthouse]<br>125 N Monroe Street<br>Williamsport, IN 47993<br>Phone: 765.762.3510&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has marriage and divorce records from 1827,<br>probate&nbsp;records from 1829 and court records from 1828; <br>County Recorder has land records from 1827; <br>County Health Department has birth and death records from 1882<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Warren 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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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1827--'''Warren County was created 19 January 1827&nbsp;from [[Fountain County, Indiana|Fountain]] County.<br>'''County seat:''' Williamsport <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref><span class="Apple-style-span" style="color: rgb(0, 43, 184); text-decoration: underline;">
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'''1827--'''Warren County was created 19 January 1827&nbsp;from [[Fountain County, Indiana|Fountain]] County.<br>'''County seat:''' Williamsport <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
 
For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
  
*[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Burned_Counties_Research https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Burned_Counties_Research] <br>
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*[[Burned Counties Research|Burned Counties Research in FamilySearch Wiki]]  
*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
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*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 Michael John Neill, ''Burned Counties'' in Family History Circle]
  
== Places/Localities ==
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== Places/Localities ==
  
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
 
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*[[Benton County, Indiana|Benton]]  
*[[Benton County, Indiana|Benton]]
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*[[Fountain County, Indiana|Fountain]]  
*[[Fountain County, Indiana|Fountain]]
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*[[Tippecanoe County, Indiana|Tippecanoe]]  
*[[Tippecanoe County, Indiana|Tippecanoe]]
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*[[Vermilion County, Illinois|Vermilion County, Illinois]]  
*[[Vermilion County, Illinois|Vermilion County, Illinois]]
 
 
*[[Vermillion County, Indiana|Vermillion]]
 
*[[Vermillion County, Indiana|Vermillion]]
  
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Warren 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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*Directory of Businesses in Warren County, Indiana (1868) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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*[http://everynameindex.com/WarrenCoIN.html Every Name Index to Counties of Warren, Benton, Jasper and Newton, Indiana].&nbsp; Every Name Index compiled by Cathy L. O'Connor, 2008; original text by F. A. Battey &amp; Co., 1883; reproduction by Unigraphic, Inc., 1972.
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*History of Warren County&nbsp; [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Warren/hist/ Linkpendium] <br>
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*F.A. Battey &amp; Co. ''Counties of Warren, Benton, Jasper and Newton, Indiana: Historical and Biographical. ''(Chicago: F.A. Battey &amp; Co, 2008.) also (Digital images of original published: Mt. Vernon, IN&nbsp;: Windmill Publications, 1994. viii, 810 p.&nbsp;: ill., ports.&nbsp;; 28 cm. The original is a reprint. It was originally published&nbsp;: Chicago&nbsp;: F.A. Battey, 1883.) {{FHL|1400205|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; {{FSbook|63654}}
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[http://www.worldcat.org/title/counties-of-warren-benton-jasper-and-newton-indiana-historical-and-biographical/oclc/51022557&referer=brief_results other library]&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/cu31924028850010#page/n5/mode/2up Internet Archive]<br>
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*Maps and Gazetteers [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Warren/maps/ Linkpendium]<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1306872472921_273" />
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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CIVIL WAR
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Civil War service men from Warren 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 Warren County.
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*[[10th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|10th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company C
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*[[10th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|10th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company B
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*[[11th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|11th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company K
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*[[33rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|33rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K
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*[[40th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|40th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company I
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*[[72nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|72nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies F, and I
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*[[86th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|86th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies D, and E
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*[[100th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|100th Regiment,]] Indiana Infantry, Company G
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*[[116th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (6 months, 1863-4)|116th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (6 months, 1863-4), Company H
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*[[135th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864)|135th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864), Company B
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*[[150th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|150th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies F, G, and H
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*[[154th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|154th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies A, E, and G
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*"Military History" in F.A. Battey &amp; Co. ''Counties of Warren, Benton, Jasper and Newton, Indiana: Historical and Biographical. ''(Chicago: F.A. Battey &amp; Co, 2008.) also (Digital images of original published: Mt. Vernon, IN&nbsp;: Windmill Publications, 1994. viii, 810 p.&nbsp;: ill., ports.&nbsp;; 28 cm. The original is a reprint. It was originally published&nbsp;: Chicago&nbsp;: F.A. Battey, 1883.) Page 115-137, &nbsp; {{FHL|1400205|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH26&CISOPTR=36898&CISOSHOW=36088 Family History Archives]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/counties-of-warren-benton-jasper-and-newton-indiana-historical-and-biographical/oclc/51022557&referer=brief_results other library]&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/cu31924028850010#page/n5/mode/2up Internet Archive]<br>
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== School Records  ====
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*Directory of Teachers for Warren County (1936) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp; ==
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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]
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== Societies and Libraries<br>  ==
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]&nbsp;
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== 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.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=198220&subject_disp=Indiana%2C+Warren&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Warren/ Warren County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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County Courthouse

Warren County Courthouse
125 N Monroe Street
Williamsport, IN 47993
Phone: 765.762.3510 

County Clerk has marriage and divorce records from 1827,
probate records from 1829 and court records from 1828;
County Recorder has land records from 1827;
County Health Department has birth and death records from 1882[1]

History

Parent County

1827--Warren County was created 19 January 1827 from Fountain County.
County seat: Williamsport [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

January 20, 1907 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Johnsonville

Court

Directories

Land

Local Histories


  • F.A. Battey & Co. Counties of Warren, Benton, Jasper and Newton, Indiana: Historical and Biographical. (Chicago: F.A. Battey & Co, 2008.) also (Digital images of original published: Mt. Vernon, IN : Windmill Publications, 1994. viii, 810 p. : ill., ports. ; 28 cm. The original is a reprint. It was originally published : Chicago : F.A. Battey, 1883.) FHL Collection   FamilySearch Books Online

other library  Internet Archive

Maps

Military

CIVIL WAR

Civil War service men from Warren 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 Warren County.

Civil War Book

  • "Military History" in F.A. Battey & Co. Counties of Warren, Benton, Jasper and Newton, Indiana: Historical and Biographical. (Chicago: F.A. Battey & Co, 2008.) also (Digital images of original published: Mt. Vernon, IN : Windmill Publications, 1994. viii, 810 p. : ill., ports. ; 28 cm. The original is a reprint. It was originally published : Chicago : F.A. Battey, 1883.) Page 115-137,   FHL Collection   Family History Archives   other library  Internet Archive

Newspapers

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), Warren County, Indiana 217 {WorldCat|50140092|disp=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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