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

Birth Records

Register of delayed births. Volumes 1, 3
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425aL

WPA, Index to birth records, 1887-1920
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425u

WPA, Supplementary index to birth records, 1882-1896
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425u

Death Records

WPA, Index to death records, 1896-1920
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425u

WPA, Supplementary index to death records, 1870-1896
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425u

Marriage Records

Marriage Applications, 1893-1896
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Marriage Records
Volumes 1-136, 1824-1941
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Marriage Records, 1931-1936. Compiled by the Fort Wayne Public Library, 1971. 4 volumes.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425mr 1931-1936
also LH7227, Microfilm, Second Floor

Record of Marriage, 1911-1919
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Allen County Genealogical Society. Cathedral marriages, 1862-1908. [1989]. 190 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.202 F745cam

Allen County Genealogical Society. marriage applications, book 96, 1893-1896
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425aLL

DAR, Early marriage records ... 1824-1849, [1849-1874]. Compiled by Josephine Ehle. [1935, 1948]. 2 volumes.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425e

Marriage Book 97 (1860s - 1920s). 1993. 171 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425ac

Marriages, 1824-1837
The Hoosier Genealogist (Jan.-Feb. 1965) vol. 5, no. 1
Genealogy Division, 977.2 H789

Marriage Records, 1937-1941.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425ma

Wilkens, Cleo G. Miscellaneous marriage notices as found in Fort Wayne newspapers, 1840-1850, 1875-1876. 1964. 13 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425wim

WPA, Index to Marriage records, 1824-1920
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425u

WPA, Index to supplemental record, marriage transcript [1893-1896].
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425u

Deeds and Mortgage Records

Deed Index
Volumes 1-11, 1829-1902
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Deeds, 1824-1842
Microfilm, Second Floor

Deeds
Volumes A-Y, 1834-1860
Volumes 26-160, 1860-1901
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Mortgage Index
Volumes 1-4, 1829-1887
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Mortgages
Volumes 1-48, 1846-1886
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Probate Records

Partition Records, Common Pleas
Volume 2, 1863-1865
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Partition Records, Circuit Court
Volumes 1-7, 1870-1905
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Probate Final Records
Volumes A-Z, 1837-1903
Volumes 1-8 (v. 7 missing), 1903-1914
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Probate Order Book
Volumes A-Z, 1825-1885
Volumes 1-41, 1885-1921
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Probate Order Book, 1825-1844
Microfilm, Second Floor

Will Records

DAR. Will records of Allen County, Indiana, 1831 to 1869 [microform]. 1936. [4], 39, 66 leaves.
LH7230
Microfilm, Second Floor

Guardianships Index
Volumes 1-2, 1829-1941
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Index to Wills

Ahern, Thomas - Bitzinger, John, 1824-1899
Black, William - Couty, Susan, 1824-1899
Graber, John - Mikle, Peter, 1824-1899
Miles, Charles - Scott, William, 1824-1899
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Will / Estate Index
Volumes 1-2, 1824-1923
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Wills, 1831-1855
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Wills Inventory

Scovill, Catherine - Baily, Nelson, 1824-1899
Bailey, William B. - Flaig, George, 1824-1899
Flaig, George - Kirbach, Ernest, 1900-1920
Kirchner, Rosina - Norton, Matilda E., 1900-1920
Nowek, Edward - Stahlhut, Charles, 1900-1920
Stapleton, Joshua - Swahlen, Melanie, 1900-1920
Microfilm, Second Floor

Will Records
Volumes 1-18, 1831-1921
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Allen County Genealogical Society. Allen County, Indiana general index estates, 1824-1900. [1991-].
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425aLg

DAR, Will record 1831-1900. 1936, 1962-1964. 2 volumes
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425w

Cemetery and Church Records

Cemetery records, part 1. (Albright, Brenton Chapel, Fogwell, Kelsey, Schlemmer cemeteries).
Genealogy Division, p. f. 977.201 Auncat. no. 2

Allen County Genealogical Society. Adams-Jefferson township cemeteries. 1983. 241 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425a

Allen County Genealogical Society. Cathedral records, 1831-1857. [1989]. 241 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.202 F745car

Allen County Genealogical Society. Madison-Monroe township cemeteries. 1980. 173 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425m

Allen County Genealogical Society. Marion-Pleasant, Lafayette-Aboite cemeteries. 1981. 207 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425mp

Allen County Genealogical Society. Survey of church records. 1981. 48 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425sc

Allen County Genealogical Society. Wayne township cemeteries. 1982. 366 pp., Includes Index
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425wa

Bloomfield, Virginia F. First Baptist Church records, Fort Wayne, 1837-1931. 1969. 189 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.202 F745b

Bloomfield, Virginia F. First Presbyterian Church records, Fort Wayne, 1858-1959. 1971. 2 volumes.
Genealogy Division, 977.202 F745bf

DAR. A Collection of cemetery inscriptions. Compiled by Alberta M. Flint. [1932]. 317 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425d

DAR. Baptism records, 1900-1972. East Liberty E.U.B. Church, south of Monroeville. [1973]. 20 pp.
Genealogy Division, p. f. 977.202 M753 no. 1

Eel River, Cedar Creek Township cemeteries, Allen County.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425ee

Fort Wayne Public Library. Concordia Lutheran Cemetery records, 1850-1971: old cemetery, Maumee Avenue, Fort Wayne, Indiana. 1972. 2 volumes.
Genealogy Division, 977.202 F745c

Harter, Stuart. Cemetery readings of Eel River and Riverview cemeteries. 1980. 179 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425har

Harter, Fayne E. Milan Evangelical Lutheran church records (Barnett Chapel) of Milan Township. 1975. 55 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425ha

Heffelfinger, Taft. The genesis of the Huntertown United Methodist church and area history. [1979.] 68 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.202 H947h

Known Cemeteries and Burial Sites ...
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425kn

Lake - Washington - Perry Township cemeteries.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425La

Lomont, Gladys. Records of St. Louis Catholic Church, Besancon, Indiana, 1865-1907. 1980. 173 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.202 B554Lo

Lower, Dorothy M. The Patriots: Sketches of the known soldiers of the American Revolution buried in Allen County. 1976. 53 pp.
Genealogy Division, 973.34 I385L

Newhard, Malinda. Cemetery inscriptions ... Maumee, Milan, Scipio and Springfield townships. 1978. 246 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425n

Newhard, Malinda. Veterans burial records, 1906-1929. 1981. 142 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425na

Scipio, Springfield, Maumee, Milan, St. Joseph Township cemeteries
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425sci

St. Joseph Hessen Cassel Catholic Church, church book no. 1 baptism, marriages, deaths, 1841-1873
Genealogy 977.201 A425st

St. Jude's Catholic Church transient records, 1950-1991
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425sj

St. Peter's Catholic baptismal registry, 1920-1929. [1990]. 160 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425rs

Census Records

U.S. Bureau of the Census. Index to the sixth census, 1840. Compiled by Cleo G. Wilkens. 1958. 29 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425wil
also LH10996, Microfilm, Second Floor

Allen County Genealogical Society. 1910 federal census index, Allen County. 1999. 203 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425ni

Banet, Charles. French immigrants, 1850-1870, compiled from the population schedules for the 7th, 8th, and 9th census of the U.S. for Allen County. [1981] 265 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425ban

Harter, Fayne E. 1850 federal census ... 1968. 521 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425h

Court Records

Alien Record, 1839-1844 [in probate record B]
Microfilm, Second Floor

Circuit Court Order Book, 1824-1835
Microfilm, Second Floor

Circuit Court Civil Order Books
Volumes A-Z, 1824-1875
Volumes 1-62, 1875-1921
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Civil Chancery Order Books
Volumes 1-2, 1845-1853
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Civil Complete Records
Volumes A-X, 1824-1926
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Commissioners Records, 1824-1850
Microfilm, Second Floor

Court of Common Pleas Civil Complete
Vol. A-G, 1853-1873
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Court of Common Pleas Civil Order Books
Volumes A-S, 1853-1873
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Index to Judgments
Volumes 1-9, 1824-1922
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Superior Court Civil Final Records
Volumes 1-17, 1878-1921
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Superior Court Civil Order Books
Volumes A-Z, 1877-1899
Volumes 1-38, 1900-1921
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

History

Edwards, Melba. Zanesville, Indiana history, 1849-1976. 1976. 235 pp. (Includes Wells County)
Genealogy Division, 977.202 Z28e

Mortuary and Obituary Records  

Allen County Genealogical Society. Allen County, Indiana, E. Harper & Son Funeral Home, Inc., New Haven. [1987]. 201 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.202 N548a

Allen County Genealogical Society. Allen and Wells Counties, Indiana, Elzey-Dickey-Haggard Funeral Home, Waynedale and Ossian. [1987]. 503 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425aLe

Fort Wayne Public Library. C.M. Sloan and Sons Funeral Home mortuary records, 1903-1964. 1967. 2 volumes.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425cm

Fort Wayne Public Library. Klaehn Funeral Home mortuary records, 1876-1964. 1966. 6 volumes.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425k

Fort Wayne Public Library. Peltier Funeral home, Fort Wayne, coffin sales, 1862-1877. 1969. 286 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.202 F745f

Fort Wayne Public Library. Index to obituary records as found in the News-Sentinel and the Journal Gazette, Fort Wayne, 1966-1970. 1971. 291 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.202 F745i

Fort Wayne Public Library. Tri-state obituaries (Indiana - Ohio - Michigan). (1970-1976). 6 volumes.
Genealogy Division, 977.2 T819t

Harter, Fayne E. Records of Oetting Funeral Home, Harlan, Ind., 1922-1964. 1965. 106 leaves.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425hr

Marquart Mortuary records, Monroeville, Indiana (1909-1939). 1962. 61 leaves.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425hm

Mungoven Mortuary records, 1912-1963
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425mu

Newhard, Malinda E.E. E.C.Carrington family records and funeral register 1892-1922, Harlan, Indiana ... 1976.
Genealogy Division, 929.2 C318n 1976

Palmer, Louise M. Index to The-state obituaries (Indiana, Ohio, Michigan) from the Fort Wayne Journal Gazette, 1977. 1978. 99 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.2 P174i

Palmer, Louise M. Index to Tri-state obituaries (Indiana, Ohio, Michigan) from the Fort Wayne Journal Gazette, 1978. 1979. 101 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.2 P174ix

Scheumann funeral home, mortuary records, 1899-1951. Fort Wayne Public Library. 1971. 331 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425s

Shively, Judy. C.M. Sloan and Sons Funeral Home mortuary records, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1965-1974. 1976. 203 leaves.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425sh

Wellman's Funeral Home Mortuary Records, 1917-1964. 1966. 208 leaves.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425we

Wilkens, Cleo G. Obituary records as found in Fort Wayne newspapers, 1841-1900. 1962. 434 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425wi

Naturalization Records


DAR. Application for naturalization records, December 16, 1844-September 26, 1906
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425ap

DAR. Naturalization records, Old Records Office, Circuit Court order books A,B,C,D,E,
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425nat

School Records

[St. Mary's Catholic Boys School (Fort Wayne, Ind.)]. Graduate register of commercial class, St. Mary's Catholic Boys School, 1905-1938 (Bound with St. Mary's Commercial Course, Complete roster of graduates, 1898-1938). [1981?] 57 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.202 F745sbg

[St. Mary's Catholic Boys School (Fort Wayne, Ind.)]. Records of St. Mary's Catholic Boys School, 1898-1927. [1981?] 24 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.202 F745sbr

[St. Mary's Catholic Girls School (Fort Wayne, Ind.)]. Grade school record of St. Mary's Catholic Girls School, 1898-1923. [1981?] 72 pp.
Genealogy Division, q 977.202 F745sgc

[St. Mary's Catholic Girls School (Fort Wayne, Ind.)]. Graduate and post graduate record of St. Mary's Catholic Girls School, 1903-1930.
Genealogy Division, 977.202 F745sgd

Tax Records

WPA, Index to supplemental record, 1928 personal and poll tax records.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425u

Miscellaneous

Allen County Genealogical Society. 1881-1889 register of physicians and accouche[u]rs. [1987]. 7 leaves.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425ei

Allen County Genealogical Society. Inheritance tax order book. 1988. 105 [13] leaves.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425Alt

Bloomfield, Virginia F. Genealogical record of German families ..., 1918. 1974. 185, 48 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425bL

Cavanaugh, Karen B. Bibliography of genealogical and historical references in the genealogy department of the Allen County Public Library. 1982. 28 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425c

Cavanaugh, Karen B. A genealogist's guide to the Fort Wayne, Indiana, Public Library. 1980. 92 pp.
Genealogy Division, 16.9772 C377ge

DAR. Bible Records. Compiled by Josephine C. Ehle. 1951. 74 pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425b

Inheritance tax record, 1914-1923: from the Office of Allen County, Indiana Treasurer. 1987. 7, [2] leaves.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425in

Lines. Published by the Allen County Genealogical Society.
Genealogy Division, p. f. 977.201 Auncat. no. 1

Newhard, Malinda E.E. Index to Tri-state ancestry as it appeared in the News-Sentinel, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1973-4.
Genealogy Division, 977.2 N548i

Physician and dentist applications. 1988. 24 leaves.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425aLc

Rondot, Alfred B. Place or town of origin in Allen County ... French surnames, 1800-1900, found in the Courchaton, Haute Saone, France register, 1670-1852. 1980. [18 pp.]
Genealogy Division, 977.201 A425ron

Trentadue, Helene B. Program and narration of Monroeville, Indiana's centennial, 1851-1951. 33 pp.
Genealogy Division, p. f. 977.202 Muncat. no. 1

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.