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Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Pike County, Indiana.

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Established in 1816, Pike County was named for Zebulon Pike, famous for his Pike Expedition of 1806 – 1807, exploring the southwest portion of the Louisiana Purchase. Pike commanded the 4th Infantry Regiment at the Battle of Tippecanoe in 1811. He was killed as a brigadier general during the War of 1812 after his men had captured York (now Toronto), Canada.

Adjacent Counties

Cities, Towns & Townships

  • Clay
  • Jefferson
  • Lockhart
  • Logan
  • Madison
  • Marion
  • Monroe
  • Patoka
  • Petersburg (County Seat)
  • Spurgeon
  • Washington
  • Winslow

For a complete list of counties, please see Wikipedia.



Genealogy Trails

Patoka River Nat'l Wildlife Ref. (part)

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