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Brown County was created in 1836 from Bartholomew, Jackson, and Monroe Counties. It is located in south central Indiana. The county seat is Nashville.
The county courthouse experienced a fire in 1873 which resulted in a loss of all records except certain files from the Clerk’s office.
The following list is not complete. Further resources may be found by searching the Indiana State Library online catalog.
Circuit Court Records, 1836-1945
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Early Marriage Records, 1836-1859
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Marriage Records, 1853-1901
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Marriage Records, 1880-1917
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Wills and Probates
Abstracts of Probate Records, 1836-1945
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Will Records, Books A-B, 1845-1914
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Locating Original Records
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GEN JD 8-31-2016