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  • Greene County Indiana Research and Ancestors

    Note: While using ANY genealogical website or program...please be informed that ANY possible family connections are NOT valid until they can be verified with documentation. PLEASE ALL PROFILES MUST SHOW A CONNECTION TO GREENE COUNTY INDIANA and some documnetation to prove the connection NO BLANK PROFILES PLEASE - * 1 - as emigrating to Greene county Indiana - with a about data and source includ...

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  • Indiana University

    Wikipedia =Indiana University (IU) is a multi-campus public university system in the state of Indiana, United States. Indiana University has a combined student body of more than 110,000 students, including approximately 43,000 students enrolled at the Indiana University Bloomington campus and approximately 31,000 students enrolled at the Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPU...

  • Posey County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Posey County, Indiana. Official Website As part of the Indiana Territory, it was organized in November 1814 from Gibson and Warrick counties. It was named for Revolutionary War Gen. Thomas Posey, who was then serving as Governor of the Territory. Adjacent Counties Gallatin County, I'll Union County, Ken. Henderson County...

  • Putnam County, Indiana, USA

    Please add profiles for people who were born, lived or died in Putnam County, IN.

  • Montgomery County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of people who were born, lived or died in Montgomery County, Indiana.= Official Website =Montgomery County was established by an act of the Indiana state legislature passed on December 21, 1822 and was named for Richard Montgomery, an American Revolutionary War general killed on December 31, 1775, while attempting to capture Quebec City in the Battle of Quebec. Adjacent Coun...

  • Lawrence County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Lawrence County, Indiana.= Official Website =Lawrence County was formed in 1818 and was named for Captain James Lawrence, who uttered the famous words "Don't give up the ship." after being mortally wounded during the War of 1812. Adjacent Counties * Jackson County * Monroe County * Washington County * Greene County * Martin County * ...

  • Clark County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Clark County, Indiana.= Official Website = History Clark County lies on the north bank of the Ohio River. A significant gateway to the state of Indiana, Clark County's settlement began in 1783. The state of Virginia rewarded General George Rogers Clark and his regiment for their victorious capture of Forts Kaskaskia, Cahokia, and Vinc...

  • Monroe County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Monroe County, Indiana.= Official Website =Monroe County was formed in 1818 and was named for James Monroe, fifth President of the United States. Adjacent Counties * Brown County * Jackson County * Morgan County * Lawrence County * Greene County * Owen County Cities, Towns, Townships & Communities Arlington | Bean Blossom | Benton | ...

  • Floyd County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Floyd County, Indiana.= Official Website = History Floyd County, originally the Shawnee Indians hunting ground, was conquered for the United States by George Rogers Clark during the American Revolutionary War from the British. He was awarded large tracts of land in Indiana, including almost all of present-day Floyd County. Clark sold ...

  • Vanderburgh County, Indiana, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Vanderburgh County, IN.

  • Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Indiana

    This project is for those who are interred in Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Indiana. From Wikipedia : Crown Hill Cemetery is a historic rural cemetery located at 700 West Thirty-Eighth Street in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana. The privately owned cemetery was established in 1863 at Strawberry Hill, whose summit was renamed "The Crown", a high point overlooking Indianapolis. It is a...

  • Porter County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Porter County, Indiana. Official Website In 1837 the county was organized and was named for Capt. David Porter, naval officer during the Barbary Wars and the War of 1812. In 1962, Bethlehem Steel built a large integrated steel mill on the shores of Lake Michigan, which is now owned and operated by ArcelorMittal. The construction o...

  • Indiana counties, cities and towns

    This project is for those that were born, lived, and died in Indiana. Please consult links for further information. County/ County Seat * Adams County Decatur * Allen County Fort Wayne* Bartholomew County Columbus* Benton County Fowler* Blackford County Hartford City* Boone County Lebanon* Brown County Nashville* Carroll County Delphi* Cass County Logansport* Clark County Jeffersonville* Clay C...

  • Poor Farm Cemetery, Sullivan, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in the Poor Farm Cemetery, Sullivan, Sullivan County, Indiana. The cemetery is located inside Sullivan Park. It was used for the people who died at the Sullivan County Poor Farm. There are no head stones. The names of people buried here were obtained through the records of the Sullivan County Poor Farm. It is also known as the County Home Cemetery . Find a Grave

  • Fulton County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Fulton County, Indiana.= Official Website = History The county was formed in 1836. It was named for Robert Fulton, inventor of the steamboat. Native Americans in the county believed that a terrible monster lived in Lake Manitou and for that reason they never lived around the lake. Early settlers called it the Devil's Lake and there we...

  • Pond Grove Cemetery, Otterbein, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in Pond Grove Cemetery, Otterbein, Warren County, Indiana. Billion Graves Find a Grave

  • Mount Zion Cemetery, Denver, Indiana

    This project is for those who are buried in Mount Zion Cemetery, Denver, Miami County, Indiana. Find a Grave Billion Graves

  • Miami County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Miami County, Indiana.= Official Website =Miami County was formed in 1832 and was named for the Miami, a Native American people, many of whom still live in this area. Adjacent Counties * Fulton County * Cass County * Howard County * Grant County * Wabash County Cities, Towns & Communities Allen | Amboy | Anson | Bennett's Switch | Bir...

  • Huntington County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Huntington County, Indiana.= Official Website =Huntington County was organized from previously unorganized Indiana territory and lands gained by the Adams New Purchase of 1818. The county's creation was authorized by act of the Indiana State legislature dated 2 February 1832. The county was named for Samuel Huntington, who signed the...

  • Pike County, Indiana

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

  • Cass County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Cass County, Indiana.= Official Website =Cass County was formed in 1828. It is named for Gen. Lewis Cass, 2nd Territorial Governor of Michigan and afterward U.S. Secretary of War. Adjacent Counties * Fulton County * Miami County * Howard County * Carroll County * White County * Pulaski County Cities & Towns *Circleville (Ghost Town)

  • Kosciusko County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Kosciusko County, Indiana.= Official Website =The Indiana State Legislature passed an omnibus county bill[5] on 7 February 1835 that authorized the creation of thirteen counties in northeast Indiana, including Kosciusko. The county government was organized beginning in 1836. It was named for the Polish general Tadeusz Kościuszko who s...

  • Perry County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Perry County, Indiana. Official Website The county was created in 1814 and was named for Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry, a hero of the War of 1812. Adjacent Counties Crawford County Meade County, Ken. Breckinridge County, Ken. Hancock County, Ken. Spencer County Dubois County Cities, Towns, Townships & Communities

  • Wayne County, Indiana, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Wayne County, IN.

  • Crown Hill National Cemetery

    Wikipedia Crown Hill National Cemetery is a U.S. National Cemetery located in the city of Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana. For the privately owned cemetery of the same name, also in Indianapolis, please see Crown Hill Cemetery . Find a Grave

  • Wells County, Indiana, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Wells County, IN.

  • Indianapolis, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.= Official Website = History In 1818, the Delaware Indians relinquished their tribal lands in the Treaty of St. Mary's. In 1821, Indianapolis was founded as a planned city for the new seat of Indiana's state government. The city was platted by Alexander Ralston and Elias Pym Fordham on a 1-square-m...

  • Marion County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Marion County, Indiana.= Official Website =Marion County was created on April 1, 1822, from part of the "New Purchase" lands that had been obtained from its inhabitants, the Lenape, by the Treaty of St. Mary's. It is named for Francis Marion , a Brigadier General from South Carolina in the American Revolutionary War. Adjacent Countie...

  • Blackford County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Blackford County, Indiana.= Official Website = History Before the arrival of European-American settlers during the 1830s, the northeastern portion of the future Blackford County was briefly the site of an Indian reservation for Chief Francois Godfroy of the Miami tribe. The first European-American pioneers were typically farmers who s...

  • Parke County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Parke County, Indiana. Official Website The county was formed in 1821 and was named for Captain Benjamin Parke, who commanded a troop of light Dragoons at the Battle of Tippecanoe. Parke was elected as a delegate of Indiana Territory to the U.S. Congress. Parke County has 31 covered bridges and describes itself as the Covered Bri...

  • Vermillion County, Indiana, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Vermillion County, IN.

  • Brown County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Brown County, Indiana.= Official Website = History The United States acquired the land from the Native Americans, part of which forms the southwest section of what is now Brown County, in the 1809 treaty of Fort Wayne. By the treaty of St. Mary's in 1818 considerably more territory became property of the government and this included B...

  • Grant County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Grant County, Indiana.= Official Website =Grant County was formed in 1831 by settlers from Kentucky and Virginia. It was named for Captains Samuel and Moses Grant of Kentucky, who were killed fighting indigenous warriors north of the Ohio River.On 7 August 1930, a mob of an estimated 5,000 people took three young black men, Thomas Sh...

  • Madison County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Madison County, Indiana.= Official Website =Madison County was created in 1823 from the New Delaware Purchase and was named for James Madison , co-author of The Federalist Papers and the fourth President of the United States Adjacent Counties * Grant County * Delaware County * Henry County * Hancock County * Tipton County

  • Hendricks County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Hendricks County, Indiana.= Official Website =The bill creating Hendricks County was introduced in the Senate on 9 December and was signed on 20 December 1823 by Indiana Governor William Hendricks, in whose honor the new county was named. Adjacent Counties * Boone County * Marion County * Montgomery County * Morgan County * Putnam Cou...

  • Howard County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Howard County, Indiana.= Official Website =This county was organized in 1844 and was first known as Richardville County. Its first name honored Jean Baptiste Richardville, a chief of the Miami. Richardville's name was Pe-che-wa, which translates to “Wildcat".In 1846, the name was changed to Howard County, in honor of Gen. Tilghman How...

  • Spencer County, Indiana, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Spencer County, IN.

  • Owen County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Owen County, Indiana. Official Website The county was established in 1819 and was named after Abraham Owen, a colonel who died at the Battle of Tippecanoe in 1811. Adjacent Counties Morgan County Putnam County Monroe County Greene County Clay County Towns & Townships Clay Franklin Gosport Harrison Ja...

  • Knox County, Indiana

    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 * Greene County * Sullivan County * Daviess County *...

  • Mississinewa Memorial Cemetery, Wabash, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in the Mississinewa Memorial Cemetery, located on 8632 IN-13, Wabash, Wabash County, Indiana. Mississinewa Lake was built primarily for flood control in the 1960's. It varies in length seasonally from 11 to 20 miles and covers about 1,200 to 3,000 acres, but is designed to hold 12,000 acres during a flood. A good number of cemeteries were originally located in ...

  • Lancaster Cemetery, Lancaster, Huntington County, Indiana

    This project is for those interred in the Lancaster Cemetery located on S-CR 300 W, Lancaster, Huntington County, Indiana. Indiana Cemetery Locations, Volume 1, published by the Indiana Genealogical Society (02 April 2005), gives the primary cemetery name as Lancaster Cemetery. The cemetery is listed in the Cemetery and Burial Grounds Registry of the Indiana Department of Natural Resources (DN...

  • Orange County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Orange County, Indiana. Orange County was formed by the Indiana Territorial Legislature, on December 26, 1815. The early settlers were mostly Quakers fleeing the institution of slavery in Orange County, North Carolina. Jonathan Lindley brought his group of Quakers from North Carolina to the area in 1811. They were the first to build ...

  • Lick Creek Friends Cemetery, French Lick, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who are interred in the Lick Creek Friends Cemetery in French Lick/Chambersburg, Orange County, Indiana. The cemetery has also been known as Lick Creek Cemetery and Old Lick Creek Quaker Cemetery. Find a Grave

  • Clinton County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Clinton County, Indiana.= Official Website =Clinton County officially came into existence on March 1, 1830, and was named in honor of DeWitt Clinton, the seventh Governor of New York State and architect of the Erie Canal, which opened up the Upper Midwest to settlement. The act forming the county was approved by the Indiana General As...

  • Old Stierwalt Cemetery, Owen County, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in Old Stierwalt Cemetery located in Owen County, Indiana.This cemetery is called "Old" to differentiate it from the newer cemetery of the same name in nearby Morgan County. Find a Grave

  • Indiana in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

    This project is used to relate all units from Indiana who served in the Union Army. Indiana in the American Civil War on Wikipedia See also on the Internet:* Civil War - Indiana : Indiana's role in the Civil War, including a Soldier Search and Indiana Regimental Histories.* Civil War Regiment Recruitments by Indiana Counties : Placement of recruitment of Indiana's Civil War regiments and batter...

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  • Elkhart County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for people who were born, lived or died in Elkhart County, Indiana.= Official Website = History At the beginning of the nineteenth century, the area now within Elkhart County boundaries was mainly inhabited by the Potawatomi tribe. Pioneers began settling in the Elkhart Prairie in 1829 and in April 1830, Elkhart County was officially established with its original county seat...

  • Benton County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Benton County, Indiana.Benton County was formed February 18, 1840. It is named for Thomas Hart Benton (D), U.S. Senator from Missouri. The original county seat selected in 1843 was Oxford, but after a long struggle between contending factions it was moved to Fowler in 1874. Adjacent Counties * Newton County * Jasper County * White Cou...

  • Ohio County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Ohio County, Indiana.= Official Website =The county was officially established in 1844 and was one of the last Indiana counties to be created. It borders the state of Kentucky across the Ohio River for which it was named. Adjacent Counties * Boone County, Ken. * Switzerland County * Dearborn County * Ripley County Townships & Communit...

  • Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Tippecanoe County, IN.

  • Lake County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Lake County, Indiana. History Originally inhabited by the Potawatomi and generations of indigenous ancestors, Lake County was established by European Americans on February 16, 1837. It was named for its location on Lake Michigan.Inland Steel Company established a plant in East Chicago in 1903 and U.S. Steel founded one in Gary in 190...

  • Dearborn County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Dearborn County, Indiana.= Official Website =The western boundary of Ohio had been determined by the Greenville Treaty Line of 1795. In 1803 a wedge, or pie shaped, piece of land in Hamilton County east of the treaty line along Ohio's southwestern border was ceded to the Indiana Territory. It was nicknamed "The Gore," and became Dearb...

  • Wabash County, Indiana, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Wabash County, IN.

  • Crawford County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Crawford County, Indiana.= Official Website =Crawford County was formed in 1818. Some say it was named for William H. Crawford, who was U.S. Treasury Secretary in 1818. Others say it was named for Col. William Crawford, who fought in the French and Indian War and Revolutionary War, and who was burned and scalped by Indians in 1782 in ...

  • Morgan County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Morgan County, Indiana.= Official Website =The county was named for Gen. Daniel Morgan, who defeated the British at the Battle of Cowpens in the Revolutionary War. The first settlers arrived in Morgan County in 1822. They came mostly from southern states. The Mooresville area and surrounding communities received large numbers of south...

  • Washington County, Indiana, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Washington County, IN.

  • Jay County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Jay County, Indiana.= Official Website =The Indiana State Legislature passed an omnibus county bill on 7 February 1835 that authorized the creation of thirteen counties in northeast Indiana, including Jay - the only county in the United States named for John Jay, co-author of The Federalist Papers, Secretary of Foreign Affairs under ...

  • Oakland Cemetery, Indiana, Pennsylvania

    This project is for those interred in Oakland Cemetery & Mausoleum located on 845 Rose Street, Indiana, Indiana County, Pennsylvania.Oakland Cemetery was established in December 1863 on a wheat field originally owned by James Clark. It wasn't incorporated into a non-profit corporation until March 30, 1984.The first burial was in August of 1864, that of an infant son of the Carson family. Howeve...

  • New Albany National Cemetery

    Wikipedia New Albany National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located in the city of New Albany, in Floyd County, Indiana. Find a Grave

  • St. Joseph County, Indiana, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in St. Joseph County, IN.

  • Daviess County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Daviess County, Indiana.= Official Website Daviess County was founded in 1818. It was named for Maj. Joseph Hamilton Daveiss, U.S. District Attorney for Kentucky, killed at the Battle of Tippecanoe in 1811. The settlement of the county began along the White River that afforded farmers a convenient means to transport their crops for sa...

  • Henry County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Henry County, Indiana.= Official Website =Henry County was formed in 1822 from the Delaware New Purchase resulting from the Treaty of St. Mary's in 1818. It was named for Patriot Patrick Henry, governor of Virginia. Adjacent Counties * Delaware County * Randolph County * Madison County * Fayette County * Wayne County * Rush County * ...

  • Fort Wayne, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Fort Wayne, Indiana.Fort Wayne is the county seat of Allen County.= Official Website = Overview Wikipedia Fort Wayne was built in 1794 by the United States Army under the direction of American Revolutionary War general Anthony Wayne, the last in a series of forts built near the Miami village of Kekionga. Named in Wayne's honor, the Eu...

  • DeKalb County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in DeKalb County, Indiana.= Official Website =DeKalb County was formed in 1837. It was named for the heroic General Johann de Kalb, a Continental Army officer from Bavaria, who was fatally wounded at the Battle of Camden, South Carolina. The original settlers to arrive in DeKalb County were migrants from New England who were settling th...

  • Steuben County, Indiana, USA

    Please add profiles for people who were born, lived or died in Steuben County, IN.

  • LaGrange County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in LaGrange County, Indiana.= Official Website =LaGrange County was founded in 1832 -- LaGrange, meaning “farm or plantation” was named after the Marquis de Lafayette plantation. Over a third of the population is Amish. Adjacent Counties * Branch County, Mich. * Steuben County * St. Joseph County * Elkhart County * Noble County Towns, To...

  • Ball State University

    Wikipedia =Ball State University, commonly referred to as Ball State or BSU, is a public coeducational research university in Muncie, Indiana, United States, with two satellite facilities in Fishers and Indianapolis. On July 25, 1917, the Ball brothers, industrialists and founders of the Ball Corporation, acquired the foreclosed Indiana Normal Institute for $35,100 and gave the school and surro...

  • Noble County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Noble County, Indiana.= Official Website =Noble County's government was organized beginning in 1836. The county was named for a family that was influential in Indiana politics at the time, including the Indiana governor at the time (1831-1837) Noah Noble and his brother, James, who served as the state's first senator after it gained s...

  • Scott County, Indiana, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Scott County, IN.

  • Ripley County, Indiana, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Ripley County, IN.

  • Little Flock Cemetery, Shelburn, Indiana

    This project is for those interred in Little Flock Cemetery, Shelburn, Sullivan County, Indiana.The cemetery is located on North Division Road just south of Shelburn proper. Find a Grave Billion Graves

  • Carroll County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Carroll County, Indiana.= Official Website =Carroll County was formed in 1828 and named for Charles Carroll, the last surviving signer of the Declaration of Independence, who died in 1832. The county seat of Delphi was established the same year by General Samuel Milroy. The Wabash and Erie Canal, built through the county in 1840 and o...

  • Boone County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Boone County, Indiana.Boone County was formed April 1, 1830, and named for frontiersman Daniel Boone . The county commissioners met near the center of the county on May 1, 1831 to identify a county seat, which by law had to be within 2 miles of the county's center; the city of Lebanon was selected to serve this purpose, replacing Jam...

  • Dubois County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Dubois County, Indiana.= Official Website = Overview"'Dubois County was formed on December 20, 1818, from Orange, Pike and Perry counties. It is named for Toussaint Dubois, a Frenchman who fought in the American Revolutionary War, the Battle of Tippecanoe and the War of 1812. Dubois was a merchant who lived mainly in Vincennes.In 1818...

  • Fayette County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Fayette County, Indiana. Overview On Sept. 30, 1809, the United States, on behalf of the Northwest Territory and Governor William Henry Harrison, concluded the Treaty of Fort Wayne, part of whose terms included the purchase from the Indians of a strip of land locally called "The 12 Mile Purchase" parallel to and west of "The Gore", e...

  • Pulaski County, Indiana, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Pulaski County, IN.

  • Tipton County, Indiana, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Tipton County, IN.

  • Martin County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Martin County, Indiana.= Official Website =Martin County was partitioned off from parts of other counties, being authorized on 20 January 1820. It was named for Maj. John T. Martin of Newport, Kentucky. Adjacent Counties * Greene County * Daviess County * Dubois County * Orange County * Lawrence County Cities, Towns, Townships & Commu...

  • White County, Indiana, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in White County, IN.

  • Goshen College

    Wikipedia =Goshen College (also known as Goshen or GC) is a private liberal arts college in Goshen, Indiana. The institution was founded in 1894 as the Elkhart Institute, and is affiliated with Mennonite Church USA. It has an enrollment of around 1,000 students. The college is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges a...

  • DePauw University

    Wikipedia =DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana, US, is a private, national liberal arts college and School of Music with an enrollment of approximately 2,400 students. The school has a Methodist heritage and was originally known as Indiana Asbury University. DePauw is a member of both the Great Lakes Colleges Association and the North Coast Athletic Conference. The Society of Professional...

  • Muncie, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Muncie, Indiana.= Official Website =Muncie is the county seat of Delaware County. Contrary to popular legend, the city's early name of Munsee Town is derived from the "Munsee" clan of Lenape people, the white settlers' name for a group of Native Americans whose village was once situated along the White River. There is no evidence that...

  • State of Indiana

    This subportal is part of the USA Portal . == INDIANA = "The Hoosier State" Indiana is a U.S. state located in the midwestern and Great Lakes regions of North America. Indiana is the 38th largest by area and the 16th most populous of the 50 United States. Its capital and largest city is Indianapolis. Indiana was admitted to the United States as the 19th U.S. state on December 11, 1816.Before be...

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  • Hamilton County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Hamilton County, Indiana.= Official Website =The county was established in 1823 and was named for Alexander Hamilton, the first secretary of the treasury. Adjacent Counties * Boone County * Clinton County * Tipton County * Marion County * Hancock County * Madison County Cities, Towns & Townships *Adams*Arcadia*Atlanta*Carmel*Cicero

  • Camp Morton (Union POW Camp)

    Camp Morton was a military training ground and a Union prisoner-of-war camp in Indianapolis, Indiana, during the American Civil War. It was named for Indiana governor Oliver Morton. Prior to the war, the site served as the fairgrounds for the Indiana State Fair. During the war, Camp Morton was initially used as a military training ground. The first Union troops arrived at the camp in April 1861...

  • Harrison County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Harrison County, Indiana.= Official Website = History The area became part of the United States following its conquest during the American Revolutionary War. Veterans of the revolution received land grants in the eastern part of the county as part of Clark's Grant. Daniel Boone and his brother Squire Boone were early explorers of the...

  • Terre Haute, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Terre Haute, Indiana.Terre Haute is the county seat of Vigo County and is located on the Wabash River. History construction of Fort Harrison in 1811 marked the known beginning of a permanent population of European-Americans. A Wea Indian village already existed near the fort, and the orchards and meadows they kept a few miles south of...

  • Hancock County, Indiana, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Hancock County, IN.

  • Gibson County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Gibson County, Indiana.= Official Website =Gibson County was formed in 1813. It was named for John Gibson, an officer in the French and Indian War and the Revolutionary War. Gibson was Secretary of the Indiana Territory, serving as acting Governor on two occasions. The county had a large amount of abolitionists and, thus, was frequen...

  • 74th Indiana Infantry (USA), US Civil War Project

    74th Regiment Infantry=Organized at Fort Wayne, Ind.. and mustered in August 21, 1862. Moved to Louisville, Ky., August 22, thence to Bowling Green, Ky., and duty there till September 5. Attached to 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, Army of the Ohio, September, 1862. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 3rd Corps, Army of the Ohio, to November, 1862. 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, Center 14th Army Corps, Army of th...

  • Starke County, Indiana, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Starke County, IN.

  • Jackson County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Jackson County, Indiana.= Official Website =Jackson County was formed in 1816. It was named after General Andrew Jackson. The county was the site of the first recorded train robbery of a moving train in the United States. On October 6, 1866 the Reno Gang robbed an Ohio and Mississippi Railway train, making off with over $10,000. Adja...

  • Butler University

    Wikipedia =Butler University is a private university in Indianapolis, Indiana. Founded in 1855 and named after founder Ovid Butler, the university has over 60 major academic fields of study in six colleges: College of Business, College of Communication, College of Education, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, and Jordan College of the Arts. It compris...

  • Bartholomew County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born in Bartholomew County, Indiana.= Official Website =Bartholomew County was formed in southern Indiana February 12, 1821 and was named for Lt. Col. Joseph Bartholomew , wounded at the Battle of Tippecanoe. The site of the county seat was chosen on February 15, 1821 by a team of commissioners, who suggested the name Tiptona, in honor of John Tipton ; on ...

  • Jasper County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Jasper County, Indiana.= Official Website =The land that was to become Jasper County was historically inhabited by the following Indian Tribes: Miami, Pottawattamie, Weas and Delaware.The official date of formation of the Jasper County government is given as 15 March 1838. It was named for Sgt. William Jasper, a famous scout for the ...

  • Union County, Indiana, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Union County, IN.

  • Lebanon Cemetery, Midland, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those interred in Lebanon Cemetery, Midland, Wright Township, Greene County, Indiana.Founded in 1850, it is located on IN 59 & CR 700 N. Find-a-Grave

  • Indiana University Southeast

    Wikipedia The Indiana University Falls City Area Center was established by Floyd McMurray in 1941 as an extension center of Indiana University in New Albany, Indiana, and Jeffersonville, Indiana. Classes were initially held in classrooms at New Albany High School and Hazelwood Junior High School in New Albany, and at Jeffersonville High School in Jeffersonville. In 1945, IU Southeast moved into...

  • Greene County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Greene County, Indiana.= Official Website =Greene County was formed in 1821 and was named for General Nathanael Greene, who commanded the southern theater in the American Revolutionary War.The beginning of Greene county:* 1st Monday of February, 1821. By an enabling Act of the Indiana General Assembly. Prior to 1816, the year Indiana ...

  • Shelby County, Indiana, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Shelby County, IN.

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