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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Indiana|Indiana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''White County''' <br>  
  
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Guide to '''White County Indiana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
== County Courthouse ==
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = White County
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| state = Indiana
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| founded year = 1834
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| founded date = Febraury 1
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| seat = Monticello
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| building address = [http://home.whitecountyindiana.us/ White County Courthouse]<br>110 North Main Street<br>PO Box 350<br>Monticello, IN 47960<br>Phone: 219.583.7032<br>[http://www.Whitecounty.us/ '''County Website''']
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== History ==
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
Hamelle, William H,&nbsp; ''A standard history of White County,&nbsp;( Chigago&nbsp;: Lewis Pub. Co., 1915.), 977.293 H2h {{FHL|208220|item|disp=FHL1550208}}''&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/standardhistoryo01hame#page/n5/mode/2up other library]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/standardhistoryo01hame#page/n5/mode/2up Internet Archive]  
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Hamelle, William H,''A standard history of White County,( Chicago: Lewis Pub. Co., 1915.), 977.293 H2h {{FHL|208220|item|disp=FHL1550208}}''&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/standardhistoryo01hame#page/n5/mode/2up other library]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/standardhistoryo01hame#page/n5/mode/2up Internet Archive]  
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1834--'''White County was created 1&nbsp;February 1834&nbsp;from [[Carroll County, Indiana|Carroll ]]County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;&nbsp;Monticello <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"> </span>  
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'''1834--'''White County was created 1February 1834from [[Carroll County, Indiana|Carroll ]]County.'''County seat:'''Monticello <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"> </span>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
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*[[Tippecanoe County, Indiana|Tippecanoe]]
 
*[[Tippecanoe County, Indiana|Tippecanoe]]
  
== Resources  ==
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==== Record Loss  ====
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=== White County, Indiana Resources  ===
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==== Bible Records  ====
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==== Biographies  ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Census  ====
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==== Census Records ====
  
{{Census|Indiana}}
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{{Census|Indiana}}  
  
*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp;&nbsp;Delinquent Census for White County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Index to Defective, Dependent Delinquent Census for White County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
==== Church  ====
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==== Church Records ====
  
==== Court  ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
 
==== Directories  ====
 
==== Directories  ====
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*Directory of Businesses in White County, Indiana (1868) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
 
*Directory of Businesses in White County, Indiana (1868) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
==== Land ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration  ====
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==== Ethnic and Religious Groups  ====
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==== Gazetteers  ====
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==== Genealogies  ====
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==== History ====
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
*Arthur, Carrie, Edna Bierrum, and Berniece Drybread. 1973.''Index to counties of White and Pulaski, Indiana. Historical and biographical.'' &nbsp;(Winamac, Indiana: The Pulaski County Genealogical Society.) 977.29 H2w FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|317391|item|item|disp=FHL Collection}} &nbsp;[http://www.worldcat.org/title/index-to-counties-of-white-and-pulaski-indiana-historical-and-biographical/oclc/12014618&referer=brief_results other libraries&nbsp;]&nbsp; &nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/countiesofwhitep00faba INTERNET ARCHIVE]<br>
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*Arthur, Carrie, Edna Bierrum, and Berniece Drybread. 1973.''Index to counties of White and Pulaski, Indiana. Historical and biographical.'' (Winamac, Indiana: The Pulaski County Genealogical Society.) 977.29 H2w FHL US/CAN Book{{FHL|317391|item|item|disp=FHL Collection}} &nbsp;[http://www.worldcat.org/title/index-to-counties-of-white-and-pulaski-indiana-historical-and-biographical/oclc/12014618&referer=brief_results other libraries&nbsp;][http://www.archive.org/details/countiesofwhitep00faba INTERNET ARCHIVE]<br>
  
*''Biographical history of Tippecanoe, White, Jasper, Newton, Benton, Warren and Pulaski counties'', (Indiana. 2003. La Crosse WI: Brookhaven Press.) FHL US/CAN Film 1731988 {{FHL|264889|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/biographical-history-of-tippecanoe-white-jasper-newton-benton-warren-and-pulaski-counties-indiana/oclc/367763269&referer=brief_results other library]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;vol.1&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://books.google.com/books?id=T-4tILnpZrIC&printsec=frontcover&dq=editions:i_GVFvJT8moC&hl=en&ei=5NOPTOzZAoH6sAPotriyDg&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=3&ved=0CDAQ6AEwAg#v=onepage&q&f=false Google books]&nbsp;&nbsp; vol.2&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://books.google.com/books?id=NhUVAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA974&dq=family+OR+records+OR+genealogy+OR+ancestor+-sir+-isaac+intitle:newton&hl=en&ei=xtGPTNaSGpDQsAOY6oCyDg&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=10&ved=0CFcQ6AEwCTge#v=onepage&q=family%20OR%20records%20OR%20genealogy%20OR%20ancestor%20-sir%20-isaac%20intitle%3Anewton&f=false Google books] <br>
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*''Biographical history of Tippecanoe, White, Jasper, Newton, Benton, Warren and Pulaski counties'', (Indiana. 2003. La Crosse WI: Brookhaven Press.) FHL US/CAN Film 1731988 {{FHL|264889|item|disp=FHL Collection}}[http://www.worldcat.org/title/biographical-history-of-tippecanoe-white-jasper-newton-benton-warren-and-pulaski-counties-indiana/oclc/367763269&referer=brief_results other library]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;vol.1&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://books.google.com/books?id=T-4tILnpZrIC&printsec=frontcover&dq=editions:i_GVFvJT8moC&hl=en&ei=5NOPTOzZAoH6sAPotriyDg&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=3&ved=0CDAQ6AEwAg#v=onepage&q&f=false Google books] vol.2[http://books.google.com/books?id=NhUVAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA974&dq=family+OR+records+OR+genealogy+OR+ancestor+-sir+-isaac+intitle:newton&hl=en&ei=xtGPTNaSGpDQsAOY6oCyDg&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=10&ved=0CFcQ6AEwCTge#v=onepage&q=family%20OR%20records%20OR%20genealogy%20OR%20ancestor%20-sir%20-isaac%20intitle%3Anewton&f=false Google books] <br>
  
*Hamelle, William H. 1977. ''A standard history of White County, Indiana: an authentic narrative of the past, with an extended survey of modern developments in the progress of town and country''. (Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic.) 977.293 H2h FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|208220|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/standard-history-of-white-county-indiana-an-authentic-narrative-of-the-past-with-an-extended-survey-of-modern-developments-in-the-progress-of-town-and-country/oclc/247382873&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/details/standardhistoryo01hame INTERNET ARCHIVE]
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*Hamelle, William H. 1977. ''A standard history of White County, Indiana: an authentic narrative of the past, with an extended survey of modern developments in the progress of town and country''. (Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic.) 977.293 H2h FHL US/CAN Book{{FHL|208220|item|disp=FHL Collection}}[http://www.worldcat.org/title/standard-history-of-white-county-indiana-an-authentic-narrative-of-the-past-with-an-extended-survey-of-modern-developments-in-the-progress-of-town-and-country/oclc/247382873&referer=brief_results other libraries] [http://www.archive.org/details/standardhistoryo01hame INTERNET ARCHIVE]
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==== Land and Property  ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
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==== Military  ====
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War of 1812
  
 
*Civil War
 
*Civil War
  
Civil War service men from&nbsp;White 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;White County.  
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Civil War service men from White 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 White County.  
  
 
*[[9th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|9th Regiment]],&nbsp;Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company B  
 
*[[9th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|9th Regiment]],&nbsp;Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company B  
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The 1890 Census Veterans Schedules for White County are available on roll 118 of "Special Schedules of the Eleventh Census (1890) Enumerating Union Veterans and Widows of Union Veterans of the Civil War" (NARA M123). The schedules list veterans and their widows who served as Union soldiers in the Civil War. For more information on the 1890 Veterans Schedules see [[Union Census Records|Union Census Records]].  
 
The 1890 Census Veterans Schedules for White County are available on roll 118 of "Special Schedules of the Eleventh Census (1890) Enumerating Union Veterans and Widows of Union Veterans of the Civil War" (NARA M123). The schedules list veterans and their widows who served as Union soldiers in the Civil War. For more information on the 1890 Veterans Schedules see [[Union Census Records|Union Census Records]].  
  
Civil War Book<br>
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Civil War Book  
  
*"Military Matters," Chapter 11 in Hamelle, William H, ''A standard history of White County,&nbsp;''( Chigago&nbsp;: Lewis Pub. Co., 1915.) ,'', Page 177-188; 977.293 H2h {{FHL|208220|item|disp=FHL1550208}}''&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/stream/standardhistoryo01hame#page/n5/mode/2up other library]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/stream/standardhistoryo01hame#page/n437/mode/2up Internet Archive] <br>
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*"Military Matters," Chapter 11 in Hamelle, William H, ''A standard history of White County,''(Chicago: Lewis Pub. Co., 1915.) ,'', Page 177-188; 977.293 H2h {{FHL|208220|item|disp=FHL1550208}}'' [http://www.archive.org/stream/standardhistoryo01hame#page/n5/mode/2up other library][http://www.archive.org/stream/standardhistoryo01hame#page/n437/mode/2up Internet Archive] <br>
  
*"Military Matters" Chapter 11 in Hamelle, William H. 1977. ''A standard history of White County, Indiana: an authentic narrative of the past, with an extended survey of modern developments in the progress of town and country''. (Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic.), (page 176-191),&nbsp;977.293 H2h FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|208220|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/standard-history-of-white-county-indiana-an-authentic-narrative-of-the-past-with-an-extended-survey-of-modern-developments-in-the-progress-of-town-and-country/oclc/247382873&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/stream/standardhistoryo01hame#page/n437/mode/2up INTERNET ARCHIVE]
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*"Military Matters" Chapter 11 in Hamelle, William H. 1977. ''A standard history of White County, Indiana: an authentic narrative of the past, with an extended survey of modern developments in the progress of town and country''. (Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic.), (page 176-191),977.293 H2h FHL US/CAN Book{{FHL|208220|item|disp=FHL Collection}} [http://www.worldcat.org/title/standard-history-of-white-county-indiana-an-authentic-narrative-of-the-past-with-an-extended-survey-of-modern-developments-in-the-progress-of-town-and-country/oclc/247382873&referer=brief_results other libraries][http://www.archive.org/stream/standardhistoryo01hame#page/n437/mode/2up INTERNET ARCHIVE]
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Civil War Databases
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*Residents of White County Who Died in the Civil War ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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World War I
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World War II
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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[http://home.whitecountyindiana.us/ White County Courthouse]<br>110 North Main Street<br>PO Box 350<br>Monticello, IN 47960<br>Phone: 219.583.7032<br><br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1834.<br>County Recorder has land records. <br>County Health Department has birth, death and burial records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), White County, Indiana 217 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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==== School 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>
 
*[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>
 
*Indiana Marriages, 1802-1892 - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7852&cj=1&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Ancestry.con ]$ <br>
  
*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 Marriages, 1780-1992-[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674830 FamilySearch] <br>
 
 
*Indiana Marriage, 1811-1959&nbsp; -&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1410397 FamilySearch] <br>
 
  
*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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*Indiana, Death Index, 1882-1920-[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1947977 FamilySearch]
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]&nbsp;
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== Web Sites  ==
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=== White County, Indiana 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.  
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Guide to White County Indiana genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Facts
Founded Febraury 1, 1834
County Seat Monticello
Courthouse
Address White County Courthouse
110 North Main Street
PO Box 350
Monticello, IN 47960
Phone: 219.583.7032
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Historical Facts

Hamelle, William H,A standard history of White County,( Chicago: Lewis Pub. Co., 1915.), 977.293 H2h FHL1550208  other library    Internet Archive

Parent County

1834--White County was created 1February 1834from Carroll County.County seat:Monticello [1]

Boundary Changes

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

White County, Indiana Resources

Bible Records

Biographies

Cemeteries

Census Records

For tips on accessing White 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

  • Arthur, Carrie, Edna Bierrum, and Berniece Drybread. 1973.Index to counties of White and Pulaski, Indiana. Historical and biographical. (Winamac, Indiana: The Pulaski County Genealogical Society.) 977.29 H2w FHL US/CAN BookFHL Collection  other libraries INTERNET ARCHIVE
  • Hamelle, William H. 1977. A standard history of White County, Indiana: an authentic narrative of the past, with an extended survey of modern developments in the progress of town and country. (Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic.) 977.293 H2h FHL US/CAN BookFHL Collectionother libraries INTERNET ARCHIVE

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military Records

War of 1812

  • Civil War

Civil War service men from White 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 White County.

1890 Census Veterans Schedules

The 1890 Census Veterans Schedules for White County are available on roll 118 of "Special Schedules of the Eleventh Census (1890) Enumerating Union Veterans and Widows of Union Veterans of the Civil War" (NARA M123). The schedules list veterans and their widows who served as Union soldiers in the Civil War. For more information on the 1890 Veterans Schedules see Union Census Records.

Civil War Book

  • "Military Matters" Chapter 11 in Hamelle, William H. 1977. A standard history of White County, Indiana: an authentic narrative of the past, with an extended survey of modern developments in the progress of town and country. (Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic.), (page 176-191),977.293 H2h FHL US/CAN BookFHL Collection other librariesINTERNET ARCHIVE

Civil War Databases

World War I

World War II

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Occupation

Periodicals

Probate Records

Public Records

Repositories

Archives
County Courthouse

White County Courthouse
110 North Main Street
PO Box 350
Monticello, IN 47960
Phone: 219.583.7032

County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1834.
County Recorder has land records.
County Health Department has birth, death and burial records. [2]

Family History Centers
Libraries
Societies

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)
Birth Records
Marriage Records
Death Records

Voting Registration

White County, Indiana Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), White County, Indiana 217 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
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