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Library > Collections & Services > Collections > Genealogy > Indiana County Research Guides > Wabash County Wabash County

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

Birth Records

LaSalle, Robert, ... Births: from the records of Dr. Robert LaSalle, Sr., Wabash county health officer. [19--]. 8pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112L

Wabash Co. Indiana Genealogical Society. Birth records, 1928-1940. 1999. 51 leaves.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112wa

Death Records

Thompson, Linda. .. Death records: [v.1] October 1899 to January 1905 [v.2] July 1939 to October 1949. 1998.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112t

Woodward, Ronald L., Early death records of Wabash County, Indiana. 2002. 102pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112we

Marriage Records

Marriage Affidavit Records
Vol. 1-5, 1871-1917
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Marriage Applications & Licenses
Vol. 1-25, 1905-1950
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Marriage Index 1838-2000
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Marriage Records
Volumes 1-3, 1835-1845
Volumes A-B, 1845-1861
Volumes 6-18, 1861-1920
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Marriage Records
Vol. 18, 1917-1920
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Marriages, 1856-1899.
Microfilm, Second Floor

Marriage records... 1882-1899, Books 10-13.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112ma

Marriages, 1835-July 1840 (THG, vol. 21 #1, Mar. 1981).
Genealogy Division, 977.201 H789

Tibbs, Helen. Abstract of marriage records,.. 1861-1882. 1967.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112m 1861-82

Wabash Co. History Museum. ... Marriage records... [1835-1882]. 1958-67. 2vols.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112m

Deed Records

Deed Indexes, 1835-1897.
Microfilm, Second Floor

Deed Records
Book A-H, U-Z
1835-1847, 1858-1864
Book 1-51, 1864-1891
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Deed Records
Vol. H-U, 1845-1847
Vol. 51-57, 1890-1893
Vol. 63-69, 1895-1898
Vol. 72-75, 1899-1901
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Index to Deeds
Books 1-10, 1835-1901
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Probate Records

Index to Complete Probate Records
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Probate Complete Records
Vol. 69-81 1897-1911
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Probate Court, Order Books
Vol. 1-3, 1835-1852
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Probate Indexes, 1850-1900.
Microfilm, Second Floor

Will Records

Will Records
Vo.. A-H, 1842-1929
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Will Records
Vol. G-H, 1911-1929
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Wills, 1847-1894.
Microfilm, Second Floor

Cemetery and Church Records

Beachler, Lowell H., Renicker cemetery, Lagro township....1979. 6pp.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 Wuncat no.3

Indiana Historical Society, Cemetery records... [pt.1], Waucoon Indiana Church. [13pp].
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 W112 no. 1

Woodward, Ronald L., Obituaries from Wabash Weekly Gazette, 1848-1856. [197-]. 14 leaves.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 W112w no. 1

Indiana Junior History Society, ... Cemetery records. 1, Cemetery located on the F. Draper farm, Liberty twp.; Center Grove; Friends of Lagro twp.; I.O.O.F., La Fontaine; Leedy; Matlock; Mississinewa Memorial; Murphy. Lutheran; Rennaker; Stone; Waggoner; Wallace; 2, Treaty cemetery; Richvalley cemetery; America cemetery; 3, Falls cemetery.
Genealogy Division, p.f. W112 no. 7

Kelly, Stephen R., The Hoff cemetery of Noble township.... 1973. 19pp.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 W112 no. 9

O'Hair, Mary C., Cemetery records.... 16pts.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 W112 no. 2

Rhodes, Mrs. Hazel, Stockdale cemetery...near Roann....1954. 2pp.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 Wuncat. no. 2 pt.1

Seven cemeteries (South Old Niconza, Niconza Church, Shiloh, Reed, Jack, Soap Hill, Stockdale) Paw Paw township...[1971]. [16pp.]
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 W112 no. 8

Shiloh cemetery....1955. 3pp.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 Wuncat. no.2. pt.2

Binnie, Lester H., Cemetery records for Pleasant, Chester and Paw Paw townships... 1971. 432pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112b

Binnie, Lester H., Cemetery records for Chester twp....: supplement for Fairview & Oaklawn Cemeteries. 1983.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112bb

Binnie, Lester H., Cemetery records for Paw Paw and Pleasant Twp. 1983. 196pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112bc

Cemeteries of Noble township....1979. 256pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112c

DAR, Cemeteries.... 1964-67. 2pts.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112d

Early records of the Bachelor Creek Christian church, June 1845-April 1871. [19--]. 14pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112ba

Four Waltz township cemeteries not included in Mississinewa Memorial cemetery. 1979. 32pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112f

Fourteen cemeteries of Lagro township...1979. 252pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112fo

Gray, Alice McN., Baptismal records, May 24, 1846-Aug. 1973, St. Patrick church, Lagro, Indiana and surrounding communities. 1974. 109pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 L179g

Gray, Alice M., Records of St. Patrick cemetery, Lagro, Ind. (Aug. 1, 1846-Apr. 15, 1883). 1973. 43pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 L179gr

Indiana Junior History Society, ... Cemetery records of Lagro, Noble, and Waltz townships. 3pts. [197-]. 90, [108, 21]pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112in

McPherson, Robert D., Mississinewa Memorial cemetery... includes Bank cemetery, Captain Dixon cemetery, Chester E. Troyer cemetery, Mt. Vernon cemetery, Ogan cemetery, Pleasant Grove cemetery, William Ted Hosier cemetery. 1977. 206pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112mc

Wabash Cemetery Society, Record of interments, Falls cemetery, Wabash, Indiana, 1838-1971. 1972. 3 vol.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112r

Woodward, Ronald L., Burial Records 1990-2004, 2005. 108pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112wb

Woodward, Ronald L., Cemeteries of Paw Paw Townships. 1997. 62pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112ce

Woodward, Ronald L., Chester Twp. cemeteries Wabash, IN (excluding Oaklawn cemetery). 2002. 103pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112wc

Woodward, Ronald L., Liberty Twp. cemeteries, Wabash Co. IN. 1996. 75pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112wm

Woodward, Ronald L., Noble Twp. cemeteries, Wabash Co. IN. (excluding Falls Cemetery). 2004. 168pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112wn

Woodward, Ronald., Pleasant Twp. cemeteries.. 2001. 106pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112wo

Woodward, Ronald L., Waltz Twp. cemeteries and Mississinewa memorial... 2002. 84pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112ww

Census Records

Census and list of taxables, 1840.
Microfilm, Second Floor

Indiana State Library., Index to 1840 census....1972. 10pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112i

O'Hair, Mary C., Heads of families and list of taxables....1840. [19--]. 22pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112o

Woodward, Ronald L., 1870 Census....1978. 2 vols.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112u

Court Records

Circuit Court, Complete Records
Vol. 1-5 1835-1949
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Common Pleas Court, Probate
Order Books
Vol. 1-33, 1853-1921
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Court Civil Order Books 1835-1921 and General Index 1893
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Partition Records
Vol. 1-16 1855-1911
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Mortuary and Obituary Records

61 obituaries from the 1892 Wabash plain dealer. 1992. 1v.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112s

Ft. Wayne P.L., Abstracts from Jones Funeral Home records (1906-1971), Wabash, Ind. 1972. 2 vols.
Genealogy Division, 977.202 W112a

Kite, Marjorie J., "Obituaries" from the "Journal", the North Manchester, Ind., newspaper, Dec. 1881 - Dec. 1893. [1984]. 144 leaves.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112ki

McPherson, Robert D., Abstracts from Eddingfield Mortuary, Wabash, Indiana, September 1953-September 1977. [1978?]. 355.
Genealogy Division, 977.202 W112m

McPherson, Robert D., Wire Funeral Home records, 1930-1959, Wabash, Indiana....1977. 149pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112w

Woodward, Ronald L., Obituaries from Wabash Weekly Gazette, 1848-1856. [197-]. 14 leaves.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112w

Land Records

Tract book, 1826-1850.
Microfilm, Second Floor

Naturalization Records

McPherson, Robert D., Declaration of intention and applications for citizenship.... 1854-1929. 1977. 94pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112w


Veterans Enrollment Registers, 1890
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Woodward, Ron. Wabash County and The Spanish American War. 2008
Genealogy Division 973.8 I39w


[O'Hair, Mr. Mary], Abstracts of newspaper articles from Wabash Plain Dealer, January 6, 1876-December, 1896. [74pp].
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 Wuncat. no. 5

[O'Hair, Mr. Mary], Wabash newspapers, 1849-Apr. 10, 1863. [Abstracts of articles]. notebook.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 Wuncat. no. 4

Tax Records

Duplicate tax list, 1835 (THG, vol. 22 #2, June 1982).
Genealogy Division, 977.2 H789

Miscellaneous Records

Assessment records, 1847.
Microfilm, Second Floor

Commissioners records, 1835-1868.
Microfilm, Second Floor

Marks and brands, 1846-1878.
Microfilm, Second Floor

Hackleman, Elijah, A Historical sketch...December 1, 1860. 1pp.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 Wuncat. no. 1

Mortgages [miscellaneous late 1800's...]. [38pp.].
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 Wuncat. no. 6

Tibbs, Helen, List of uncalled for letters the various newspapers...1846...1861. [1963?]. v.p.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 W112 no. 5

Roll of old settlers attending the first old settler's meeting held in Wabash county, Sept. 11, 1879. 10pp.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 W112 no. 6

Wabash Trails. vol. 1 #1, 3, 1980.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 Wuncat. no. 7

Dorrel, Ruth. ... Index of names of persons and of firms. 1983. 2v.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 W112do

Poultry Dealers of Wabash County 1928-1934. 2006
Genealogy Division 977.201 W112po

Woodward, Ronald L. Life In Wabash County Annotated Diary of Newton Fowler For the Year 1867.
Genealogy Division 977.201 W112fow

Wodard, Ronald L. Early Wabash County Doctors and Their Medicinal Herbs. 2005
Genealogy Division 977.201 W112wea

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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