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  • 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 * ...

  • 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 | ...

  • Mount Jackson Cemetery, Indianapolis, Indiana

    The cemetery is located in Wayne Township (NE quadrant of the SE quadrant of Section 5 Township 15N Range 3E) on the southwest corner of the intersection of N Tibbs Avenue and Cossell Road. The cemetery is maintained by Wayne Township. Indiana Cemetery Locations, Volume 1, published by the Indiana Genealogical Society (02 April 2005), gives the primary cemetery name as Mount Jackson Cemetery. ...

  • 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...

  • 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

  • Tipton County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Tipton County, Indiana. Official Website The county was officially established in 1844 and was named for John Tipton, a soldier of the Battle of Tippecanoe, who later became a United States Senator. Adjacent Counties Clinton County Howard County Grant County Madison County Hamilton County Townships & Communities ...

  • Ripley County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Ripley County, Indiana. Ripley County was formed on December 27, 1816 and was named for Gen. Eleazer Wheelock Ripley, an officer in the War of 1812. Adjacent Counties Dearborn County Ohio County Switzerland County Franklin County Decatur County Jennings County Jefferson County Towns & Townships

  • 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...

  • Switzerland County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Switzerland County, Indiana. Official Website The state legislature of Indiana authorized Switzerland County effective 1 October 1814 and was named for the country of Switzerland. Industrial wine grape production in Switzerland County earned the area the title "The Rhineland of America". Adjacent Counties Ohio County Boon...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Wells County, Indiana, USA

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

  • 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...

  • Vigo County, Indiana, USA

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

  • Tomlinson Cemetery, Muncie, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in Tomlinson Cemetery, Muncie, Delaware County, Indiana. Find a Grave Billion Graves

  • Pulaski County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Pulaski County, Indiana. Official Website Pulaski County was organized in 1835 and was named for Count Casimir Pulaski. Adjacent Counties Marshall County Fulton County Cass County White County Starke County Jasper County Towns, Townships & Communities Beardstown | Beaver | Cass | Clarks | Denham | Francesvill...

  • Tippecanoe County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Tippecanoe County, Indiana. Official Website Tippecanoe County was formed March 1, 1826, and named for the anglicization of "Kethtippecanoogi", a Miami people term meaning "place of the succor fish people." The county is best known for Purdue University, the 1811 Battle of Tippecanoe, and the Tippecanoe County Courthouse, a struct...

  • 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...

  • Thrailkill Cemetery, Swayzee, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in Thrailkill Cemetery, Swayzee, Grant County, Indiana. Find a Grave IN GenWeb

  • 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 *...

  • Vermillion County, Indiana, USA

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

  • Terre Haute, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Terre Haute, Indiana. Official Website Terre Haute is the county seat of Vigo County and is located on the Wabash River. History Wikipedia The 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 ...

  • St. Joseph's Cemetery, Kentland, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Kentland, Newton County, Indiana. 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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  • Rose Hill Cemetery, Bloomington, Indiana

    This project is for those who are buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, located on 1100 West Fourth Street, Bloomington, Indiana. The cemetery is located in Bloomington, Blooming Township, between W Kirkwood Avenue on its north side, W 3rd Street on its south side, S Adams Street on its west side, and S Elm Street on its east side. Indiana Cemetery Locations, Volume 2, published by the Indiana Geneal...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Adams County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Adams County, Indiana . History The statute that mandated creation of this county was passed on February 7, 1835, and the organization itself was authorized on March 1, 1836. Its name honors the sixth President of the United States, John Quincy Adams . Selection of the county seat was finalized on 18 May of that year.The first non-Nat...

  • Newton County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Newton County, Indiana.= Official Website =The original Newton County was formed by statute on February 7, 1835. The county was abolished and combined with Jasper County in 1839. On December 8, 1859, the county was re-created and the borders were redrawn to essentially their current state. The county is named after Sgt. John Newton, w...

  • 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...

  • 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

  • Mt. Gilead Cemetery, Paoli, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in Mt. Gilead Cemetery, Paoli, Orange County, Indiana. Find a Grave

  • 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 ...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Evansville, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Evansville, Indiana. Notable Interments Joe Lis (1945-2010) - MLB Player Edward Archibald Mitchell (1910-1979) - US Congress Links Official Website Find a Grave

  • Sunset Memory Garden, Kokomo, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in Sunset Memory Garden, Kokomo, Howard County, Indiana. The cemetery is located in Harrison Township (SW quadrant of Section 14 Township 23N Range 3E) on the south side of W Alto Road (W County Road 250 S) about 0.4 miles east of its intersection with S County Road 200 W. The cemetery opened in 1951. Indiana Cemetery Locations, Volume 2, published by the Indi...

  • Sullivan County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Sullivan County, Indiana. Official Website History On February 25, 1779, Col. George Rogers Clark captured Fort Sackville at Vincennes from the British. About six miles west at Pointe Coupee on the Wabash River on March 2, 1779, Capt. Leonard Helm commanding three boats and 50 volunteers from Vincennes captured a reinforcement f...

  • Stierwalt Cemetery, Paragon, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in Stierwalt Cemetery, Paragon, Morgan County, Indiana. Find a Grave

  • Steuben County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for people who were born, lived or died in Steuben County, Indiana. The county was created in 1835, as one of the original thirteen counties in Indiana. It was named for Baron Frederick von Steuben, an officer of the American Revolutionary War. For a complete list of Townships & Communities, please see Wikipedia . Adjacent Counties Branch County, Mich. Hills...

  • Providence Cemetery, Paxton, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in Providence Cemetery, Paxton, Sullivan County, Indiana. Find a Grave

  • Mount Zion Cemetery, New Lebanon, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in Mount Zion Cemetery, New Lebanon, Sullivan County, Indiana. The cemetery is located in Gill Township (SW quadrant of Section 13 Township 7N Range 10W) on the southeast corner of the intersection of W County Road 250 S and S County Road 400 W. Indiana Cemetery Locations, Volume 1, published by the Indiana Genealogical Society (02 April 2005), gives the prima...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Starke County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Starke County, Indiana. Official Website The county was created in 1835 and the government organization commenced in 1850. It was named for Gen. John Stark,[6] who commanded New Hampshire troops at the Battle of Bunker Hill in 1775 in the American Revolutionary War, and who defeated the British at the Battle of Bennington in 1777. ...

  • St. Joseph County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in St. Joseph County, Indiana. Official Website Formed in 1830, it was named for the St. Joseph River which flows through it to Lake Michigan. Adjacent Counties Berrien County, Mich. Cass County, Mich. Elkhart County Marshall County Starke County LaPorte County Cities & Towns Mishawaka Indian Village Lake...

  • 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...

  • Delaware County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Delaware County, Indiana.= Official Website = Overview Delaware County was authorized in Jan. 1820 on New Purchase lands south of the Wabash River gained with the 1818 Treaty of St. Mary's. It encompassed the drainage basin of the White River, along which the Delaware, a Native American people had settled, and from which the County ta...

  • Purdue University

    Wikipedia Purdue University Purdue University, located in West Lafayette, Indiana, is the flagship university of the six-campus Purdue University system. Purdue was founded on May 6, 1869, as a land-grant university when the Indiana General Assembly, taking advantage of the Morrill Act, accepted a donation of land and money from Lafayette businessman John Purdue to establish a college of sci...

  • Saint Mary's College (Indiana)

    Mary's College is a four-year, Catholic, residential, women's liberal arts college located in Notre Dame, an unincorporated community north of the city of South Bend, in St. Joseph County, Indiana, United States—as are the University of Notre Dame and Holy Cross College. The name of the school refers to the Blessed Virgin Mary.

  • Manchester University (Indiana)

    University (formerly Manchester College) is a liberal arts university with a campus located in North Manchester, Indiana, and a second campus in Fort Wayne, Indiana, home to the University's College of Pharmacy. Total enrollment is approximately 1,500 students.

  • Indiana Wesleyan University

    Wikipedia =Indiana Wesleyan University (commonly referred to as IWU) is a private, evangelical Christian, liberal arts university headquartered in Marion, Indiana, that is affiliated with the Wesleyan Church denomination. IWU is the largest member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities and the largest private university in Indiana. Notable Alumni

  • 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...

  • Hanover College

    Wikipedia =Hanover College is a private liberal arts college, located in Hanover, in the U.S. state of Indiana, near the banks of the Ohio River. The college is affiliated with the Presbyterian Church. Founded in 1827 by the Rev. John Finley Crowe, it is the oldest private college in Indiana. The Hanover athletic teams participate in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference. Graduates of Ha...

  • 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...

  • Earlham College

    Wikipedia =Earlham College is a private, liberal arts college in Richmond, Indiana. Established in 1847 by the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), Earlham welcomes students of all faiths and offers an education rooted in such Quaker values as integrity, a commitment to peace and social justice, mutual respect and community decision-making. Alumni

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Jews of Indiana

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Indiana .Jews have long been a presence in Indiana and the Old Northwest albeit very small. Two distinct phases and two different types of immigrants characterized Jewish migration into 19th century Indiana. The initial "wave" began as early as the 1760s when Jewish traders, businessmen, and land dealers instrumental in the estab...

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  • Springdale Cemetery, Madison, Jefferson County, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in Springdale Cemetery, Madison, Jefferson County, Indiana. Notable Interments Alois O. Bachman, Jr. (1839-1862) - Civil War Union Army Officer Napoleon Collins (1814-1875) - Civil War Union Navy Officer Tommy Thevenow (1903-1957) - MLB Player Links Find a Grave Billion Graves

  • Spring Vale Cemetery, Lafayette, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in Spring Vale Cemetery, Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana. Notable Interments Dr. Arett Campbell Arnett (1882-1955) - Medical Pioneer Bvt. Brig. Gen. Richard Patten DeHart (1832-1918) - Union George Richard Durgan (1872-1942) - US Congress Raymond Clarence "Deac" Ewry (1874-1937) - US Olympian Gold Medalist MSgt. Thomas Edward McCall (1916-19...

  • Jefferson County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Jefferson County, Indiana.= Official Website =Jefferson County was formed in 1811. It was named for Thomas Jefferson, principal draftsman of the Northwest Ordinance and President of the United States from 1801 through 1809. Adjacent Counties * Carroll County, Ken. * Switzerland County * Trimble County, Ken. * Clark County * Scott Coun...

  • Spencer County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Spencer County, Indiana. Official Website Spencer County was formed in 1818 and was named for Captain Spier Spencer, killed at the Battle of Tippecanoe in 1811. Abraham Lincoln lived in Spencer County from 1816 to 1830, between the ages of seven and twenty-one. Originally, the area his family settled in was in Perry County with S...

  • Speicher Cemetery, Urbana, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in Speicher Cemetery, Urbana, Wabash County, Indiana. Find a Grave

  • Wabash County, Indiana, USA

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

  • South Park Cemetery, Greensburg, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in South Park Cemetery, Greensburg, Decatur County, Indiana. Located on 405 South East Street, the cemetery is also known as Decatur County Cemetery . Notable Interments James Bradford Foley (1807-1886) - US Congress Bvt. Brig. Gen. Ira Glanton Grover (1832-1876) - Union Reuben Smalley (1839-1926) - Civil War Medal of Honor Recipient Links Off...

  • South Mound Cemetery, New Castle, Indiana

    This project is for those who are buried in South Mound Cemetery, New Castle, Henry County, Indiana. The cemetery is located in Henry Township (S half of Section 15 Township 17N Range 10E) on the southeast corner of the intersection of S Memorial Drive (Indiana State Highway 3) and Cherry Street and on the southwest corner of the intersection of S Memorial Drive and Walmart Drive. The Westlawn...

  • Southlawn Cemetery, South Bend, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in Southlawn Cemetery, South Bend, Indiana. The cemetery is located in Center Township (W half of the NW quadrant of Section 1 Township 36N Range 2E) on the east side of Indiana 931 about 0.3 miles south of its intersection with Kern Road. Indiana Cemetery Locations, Volume 3, published by the Indiana Genealogical Society (April 2007), gives the primary cemet...

  • University of Notre Dame

    University of Notre Dame du Lac (or simply Notre Dame /ˌnoʊtərˈdeɪm/ noh-tər-daym) is a Catholic research university located near South Bend, Indiana, in the United States. In French, Notre Dame du Lac means "Our Lady of the Lake" and refers to the university's patron saint, the Virgin Mary.The school was founded by Father Edward Sorin, CSC, who was also its first president. Today, many Holy Cr...

  • South Bend, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in South Bend, Indiana. Official Website First Settlements The first permanent white settlers of South Bend were fur traders who established trading posts in the area. In 1820, Pierre Frieschutz Navarre arrived, representing the American Fur Company (AFC) of John Jacob Astor. He settled near what is now downtown South Bend. Alexis C...

  • Sexton Family of Virginia, Kentucky and Indiana

    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. = Scope of Project = is To build a single, validated and documented shared family tree the goals being: * 1) to create on Geni an accurate representation of the genealogical information * 2) to clean up duplicates and ensure...

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  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Shock Cemetery, Huntington County, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in Shock Cemetery, Huntington County, Indiana. From Interment.net : It was the cemetery for the Shock (Clear Creek) Church of the Brethren. This is a well kept cemetery. Much of the grounds were donated by Adam Shock, and the first church building was erected in 1868. After a storm damaged the church, a second church was built in 1917, and in 1983 this churc...

  • 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...

  • Putnam County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for people who were born, lived or died in Putnam County, Indiana. Official Website The county was named for Israel Putnam, a hero in the French and Indian War and a general in the American Revolutionary War. The county was created in 1821 and organized in April 1822. Adjacent Counties Montgomery County Hendricks County Morgan County Owen County Clay 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...

  • Shepherd Cemetery, Carlisle, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in Shepherd Cemetery, Carlisle, Sullivan County, Indiana. The cemetery is located on 3217 West County Road 1075 South and is also known as Shaker Prairie Cemetery . Find a Grave Genealogy Trails

  • Shelby County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Shelby County, Indiana. Official Website The Indiana State Legislature passed a bill on 31 December 1821 that authorized the creation of four counties, including Shelby. The new county was named for Gen. Isaac Shelby, who defeated the British at the Battle of Kings Mountain in the Revolutionary War. Shelby then became the first Go...

  • 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 ...

  • Allen County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Allen County, Indiana .= Official Website =Allen County was organized by European Americans on December 17, 1823, from Delaware and Randolph counties; and formed on April 1, 1824, at the Ewing Tavern. The county is named for Colonel John Allen , an attorney and Kentucky state senator who was killed in the War of 1812 . Fort Wayne , f...

  • Lincoln Memory Gardens, Whitestown, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in Lincoln Memory Gardens, Whitestown, Boone County, Indiana. Indiana Cemetery Locations, Volume 3, published by the Indiana Genealogical Society (April 2007), gives the primary cemetery name as Lincoln Memorial Cemetery. The cemetery is listed in the Cemetery and Burial Grounds Registry of the Indiana Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and in the State Hist...

  • 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 ...

  • 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...

  • Scott County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Scott County, Indiana. Official Website Scott County was formed in 1820. It was named for Gen. Charles Scott, who was Governor of Kentucky from 1808 to 1812. Adjacent Counties Jennings County Jackson County Washington County Clark County Jefferson County Cities, Towns & Townships Austin Blocher Finley ...

  • 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...

  • Providence Cemetery, Paoli, Indiana

    This project is for those who are buried in Providence Cemetery, Paoli, Orange County, Indiana. The cemetery is located in Greenfield Township (E Half of SE quadrant of the NE quadrant of Section 26 Township 1S Range 1W) on the south side of Providence Church Road (County Road 1075 S). Indiana Cemetery Locations, Volume 1, published by the Indiana Genealogical Society (02 April 2005), gives t...

  • 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...

  • Washington County, Indiana, USA

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

  • Samaria Cemetery, Paragon, Indiana

    This project is for those buried in Samaria Cemetery, Paragon, Morgan County, Indiana. Find a Grave

  • 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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  • Franklin County, Indiana

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Franklin County, Indiana.= Official Website =Franklin County was formed in 1811 and was named for Benjamin Franklin. Adjacent Counties * Fayette County * Union County * Rush County * Butler County, Ohio * Dearborn County * Hamilton County, Ohio * Ripley County * Decatur County

  • Randolph County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Randolph County, Indiana. Official Website The Indiana General Assembly authorized the formation of Randolph County on January 1818, to take effect in August 1818. The county was almost certainly named for Randolph County, North Carolina, where the area's first settlers came from. That county was named for Peyton Randolph, the firs...

  • St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Indiana

    This project is for those who are buried in St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Indiana. This is a small cemetery, bordered by Coldwater Road and I69 in Allen County, Fort Wayne, Indiana. The historical marker reads: Cemetery of Saint Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Fort Wayne, Indiana Founded in 1844. The Rural Branch School of the Church was located adjacent to the ceme...

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