St. Joseph County

St. Joseph County was created in 1830 from Cass County.  It is located in northern Indiana.  The county seat is South Bend.

 

 

Selected Holdings at the Indiana State Library

The following list is not complete.  Further resources may be found by searching the Indiana State Library online catalog.

Print Materials from the Genealogy Division

Court Records

Abstract of Deeds, 1830-1850
ISLG 977.201 S143da v. 1-15

Marriage Records

Marriage Records, 1830-1882
ISLG 977.201 S143m v. 1-3

Marriage Records, 1887-1889
ISLG 977.201 S143dm v. 11 (library has only this volume)

WPA Index to Marriage Records, 1860-1920
ISLG 977.201 S143u v. 4-8

WPA Index to Supplemental Marriage Applications, 1882-1920
ISLG 977.201 S143u v. 9-11

Vital Records

WPA Index to Birth Records, 1882-1920
ISLG 977.201 S143u v. 1-2

WPA Index to Death Records, 1882-1920
ISLG 977.201 S143u v. 3

WPA Index to Mishawaka Birth Records, 1882-1920
ISLG 977.201 S143u v. 16

WPA Index to Mishawaka Death Records, 1882-1920
ISLG 977.201 S143u v. 17

WPA Index to South Bend Birth Records, 1882-1920
ISLG 977.201 S143u v. 18-20

WPA Index to South Bend Death Records, 1882-1920
ISLG 977.201 S143u v. 21-22

Wills and Probates

Abstract of Wills, 1860-1912
ISLG 977.201 S143 dw

Court of Common Pleas Guardian Docket
ISLG 977.201 S143c

Index to Estates from the Probate Records
ISLG 977.201 S143in

Other Library Materials

Online Resources

Cemeteries and Obituaries

Marriage Records

Military

Vital Records

Wills and Probates 

Miscellaneous

Locating Original Records

For Further Research

GEN JD 7-24-2017