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This page is under development and is NOT a complete listing of all Jennings County family history resources available in the Genealogy Division at the Indiana State Library at this time. As new Jennings County family history resources are added, this page will be updated.

Birth Records

Births, 1882-1907.
Microfilm, Second Floor

[Delayed Birth Records Issued 1941-1966]
Microfilm, Second Floor

Death Records

Deaths, 1882-1913.
Microfilm, Second Floor

Jennings County, Indiana death record index, 1882-1899.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54je

Marriage Records

General Index of Marriages, [1818-1845].
Microfilm, Second Floor

Marriage Returns, 1881-1888.
Microfilm, Second Floor

Marriages, 1818-1887.
Microfilm, Second Floor

Marriages, 1850-1872, 1879-1923.
Microfilm, Second Floor

Marriage records - from marriages books 1 [and 2, 1818-1833. . . ].  [10pp.]  (From The Hoosier Journal of Ancestry.  1969).
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 Juncat. no. 4

D.A.C.,  Marriage records . . . books I and II, 1818-1837.  Cop. by Mary L. Osterman.  1960.  26, [7pp.]
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54dm

. . . Marriage records.  [1]  Jan. 18 - Sept. 1903. . . [2] Oct. 1903-1918
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54jen

Marriages, 1818-1837, (The Hoosier Genealogist, vol. 18, no. 3, Sept. 1978).
Genealogy Division, 977.2 H789

Ridlen, Colleen A.,  . . . Early marriage records, 1818-1840.  [1979].  42pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54ri

Slevin, Ruth M.,  . . .Marriages, 1837-1866, books 3-6.  [1970?] 76, 76pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54s

Slevin, Ruth M. .. Marriages, 1866-1887 : books 7-9. [197?]. 73 leaves.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54sL

Deed Records

Deed Records [1817-1886], Deed indexes, 1818-1887
Microfilm, Second Floor

Deeds, 1817-1833.
Microfilm, Second Floor

Original Land Entries, 1812-1852
Microfilm, Second Floor

Probate Records

Probate Order Books [1818-1829], 1836-[1920]; [complete record, 1829-1850], 1865-1875
Microfilm, Second Floor

Probates, 1830-1836.
Microfilm, Second Floor

Will Records

Will and Probate Records, 1818-1829.
Microfilm, Second Floor

Will Records, 1842-[1943].
Microfilm, Second Floor

Holmes, Maurice.  Will records. . . 1822-1913.  [1977].  313pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54how

Cemetery and Church Records

Jennings County Cemetery and Family Records.
Microfilm, Second Floor

Records of the Graham Baptist Church, formerly the Liberty Baptist Church [1829-1898]. . .
Microfilm, Second Floor

Church, R.L.,  Prather family cemetery. . . (not complete).  5pp.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 Juncat. no. 3

D.A.C.,  Hillcrest Cemetery, North Vernon. . . [1974?].  59pp.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 J54 no. 5

D.A.C.,  St. Mary's Cemetery, North Vernon. . . [1974?].  [36pp.]
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 J54 no. 4

DAR.  Cemetery records. . . [1]  A family cemetery [Prather?].  1pp.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 J54 no. 2

D.A.R., Joseph Hart Chapter….Geneva Township Cemetery Records Comparison of the 1950 and 1970 Readings, Genealogy Division 977.201 J54jgc

D.A.R., Joseph Hart Chapter….Vernon Township Cemetery Records Comparison of the 1950 and 1970 Readings, Genealogy Division 977.201 J54jvc

Horstman, Helen.,  . . . Cemetery records:  Grove burying ground, Dixon-Cave or Paris, and Wilson? cemeteries.  [12pp.]
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 Juncat. no. 5

Horstman, Joe.,  . . . Edwards Cemetery, Vernon township.  [1977].  3pp.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 J54hor

Horstman, Joe.,  . . . Cemetery records, Spencer township.  [1977?].  [3pp.] (Buena Vista cem.).
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 J54hos

Hoyt, Mrs. Leo.  Scipio Catholic cemetery. . . [1953].  9, [1]pp.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 Juncat. no. 1

[Indiana Historical Society],  Records of cemeteries. . . 1941- 12 pts.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 J54 no. 1

Indiana Junior Historical Society.  . . . Cemetery records.  1973-.  21pts.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 J54 no. 3

Vaught, Mary Ann.,  . . .[Cemetery] records.  1977.  [1pp.] (Tull? cem., Lovett township)
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 J54v

Cemeteries in Jennings and Jefferson Counties. . .;  a few outside county and state.  1982.  63pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J45ci

D.A.C.,  Cemetery records. . .; Graham Presbyterian - Green - Scipio (or Amick) - Queensville - Family cemetery, Queensville.  [1977?].  [48pp.]
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54c

D.A.C.,  Cemetery records . . . Center and Creek townships.  [1976?].  37pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54dc

D.A.C.,  . . . Cemeteries.  [1970-1971].  2 vols.  (and index by D. Benedict.  1975.  40pp.).
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54dd

DAR., Cave Spring cemetery. 1994.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54ca

DAR.,  Cemetery records. . . 1958.  17pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54d

DAR, Dodd's burial records, Paris Crossing. . . 1 vol.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54do

 Census Records

Indiana State Library. . . , Index to 1840 census. . . [1972].  14pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54i

Court Records

Circuit Court Order Book, 1817-1822.
Microfilm, Second Floor

Commissioners Records, 1824-1846.
Microfilm, Second Floor

Holmes, Maurice.  Court records. . . 1818-1850.  [1978].  211pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54hoc

History

Wohreer, Alice Bruner. .. History, Jennings County. 1987. 213 leaves.
Genealogy Division 977.201 J54w

Land Records

Holmes, Maurice.  Early landowners. . . [1976].  90pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54h

Mortuary and Obituary Records

Coroner's Record [1904-1935]
Microfilm, Second Floor

DAR, Funeral home records, cemetery, and miscellaneous family records of Jennings County. . . and cemetery and family records of Dearborn County. . . [1977].  136pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54da

D.A.C.,  Obituaries. . . 1885-1890; and, undertaker's record. . . 1901-1907.  [1981].  67, [5], 19pp.  (obituaries taken from Plain Dealer, North Vernon, Ind. funeral records taken from the Dove Funeral Home, formerly H.H. Dowd & Co., North Vernon, Ind.).
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54ob

Naturalization Records

Naturalizations.  [1865-1900].
Microfilm, Second Floor

Naturalization record. . . 1850-1856.  Copied from original by Genealogy Division, ISL.  1971.  18pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54

Naturalization  records... 1850-1856 / Fort Wayne and Allen County Library. 1966. 247 leaves.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54n

Miscellaneous Records

Indentures [18??-1888].
Microfilm, Second Floor

Miscellaneous records and papers relating to Jennings County. . .history and families.
Microfilm, Second Floor

Dixon, Williamson W.,  [Index to account book of W.W. Dixon, a tailor at Old Paris. . .].  [6pp].
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 Juncat. no. 2

Borden, William W.,  Jennings and Ripley County maps showing residences in each township in 1875.  [1875].  n.p.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54b

D.A.C.,  Indiana miscellaneous records, Jackson and Jennings counties obituary and cemetery records.  1981/2.  19, 31, 45pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J14i

Holmes,  Maurice.  Miscellaneous records. . . [1976].  71pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54ho

The Jennings County special.  The Hoosier Journal of Ancestry.  1982- vol. 1.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 J54j

Judge John Carney's scrapbook of Vernon, Indiana.  [1918].  80pp.
Genealogy Division, q 977.202 V541j

Negro register [1853-1856].  (The Hoosier Genealogist, vol. 17, no. 2, June 1977).
Genealogy Division, 977.2 H789

Many of the records identified on this page were initially selected by Carolynne L. Wendel Miller in her book, Indiana Sources for Genealogical Research in the Indiana State Library, published in 1984 by the Indiana Historical Society.

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