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  • Betty Lucille Boren (1934 - 2017)
    Betty Boren, 83, of Robinson, IL, died at 3:15 p.m. (EST) on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, IN. She was born June 9, 1934 in Lukin, IL, the daughter of Charl...
  • Cpl. Edwin Oscar Crites (1908 - 1983)
  • Bessie Jane Homann-Goodson (1885 - 1947)
    Note from Mary King (Poppino): For some reason, there are at least two different dates of birth for Bessie and three different places of birth. My grandmother, when she was alive, told me she was born ...
  • Private (1926 - 2000)
  • Sarah Gayle Morris (1960 - 2013)

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

Official Website

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 National Park

National Register of Historic Places

IN Gen Web

Indiana Memory

Knox Public Library Digital Archives

Hearthstone Legacy