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Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Knox County, Indiana.

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In 1790, Winthrop Sargent, Secretary of Northwest Territory, organized Knox County, the first in the Northwest Territory. It was named for Major General Henry Knox, who had completed his term as second U.S. Secretary of War.

Adjacent Counties

Cities & Towns

  • Bicknell
  • Bruceville
  • Decker
  • Edwardsport
  • Monroe City
  • Oaktown
  • Sandborn
  • Vincennes (County Seat)

Other Townships & Communities: Beal, Busseron, Emison, Freelandville, Fritchton, Harrison, Indian Creek Settlement, Iona, Johnson, Little Rock, Orrville, Palmyra, Pond Creek Mills, Purcell, Ragsdale, Saint Thomas, Steen, Verne, Vigo, Wagner Station, Washington, Westphalia, Widner and Willis



Genealogy Trails

George Rogers Clark Nat'l Park

Nat'l Reg. of Hist. Places

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