Indiana Government records cover a broad range of genealogy subject areas that can help you as part of your research, such as land ownership, courts, taxes, and naturalization’s. Given that Indiana court records cover such a wide selection of topics, they could aid you in many different ways. As an example, they could aid you in finding ancestors’ residences, identify occupations, locate financial information, determine citizenship status, or shed light on relationships between individuals. The whole thing relies upon on the type of court records that the ancestors” names show up in. For Definitions of all court terms see the Genealogy Encyclopedia.

Indiana Courthouse records change extensively from county to county in both level of quality and volume. You will find different kinds of court records that are most likely to possess information related for your genealogical research below.

Indiana Court Records

Indiana Land Records

See Also Guide to U.S. Land Records Research

Indiana Probate Records

See Also Guide to U.S. Probate Records Research

Indiana Tax Records

See Also Guide to U.S. Tax Records Research

Indiana Immigration & Naturalization Records

See Also Guide to U.S. Immigration Records Research

Indiana County & City Government Links

Indiana contains 92 counties. Each county serves as the local level of government within its borders. County government in Indiana consists of two bodies, the county council and the commissioners. Each county is the local level of government within its borders.

The links in the table below link to county and city government offices and is limited to government-maintained websites. If you know of a Indiana county that has an official government web site but is not linked, or if the link is in error, please contact us so we may edit our database. Indiana State Government is located in Indianapolis.

State of Indiana County & City Government Links
County Seat
County Seat
Adams Decatur La Porte LaPorte
Allen Fort Wayne Madison Anderson
Bartholomew Columbus Morgan Martinsville
Benton Fowler Miami Peru
Blackford Hartford City Marion Indianapolis
Boone Lebanon Monroe Bloomington
Brown Nashville Marshall Plymouth
Carroll Delphi Martin (No website) Shoals
Cass Logansport Montgomery Crawfordsville
Clinton Frankfort Newton Kentland
Clark Jeffersonville Noble Albion
Clay Brazil Ohio (No website) Rising Sun
Crawford English Orange Paoli
Daviess (No website) Washington Owen Spencer
Dearborn Lawrenceburg Parke Rockville
Decatur Greensburg Perry Tell City
Delaware Muncie Pike Petersburg
De Kalb Auburn Porter Valparaiso
Dubois Jasper Posey Mount Vernon
Elkhart Goshen Pulaski Winamac
Fayette Connersville Putnam Greencastle
Floyd New Albany Randolph Winchester
Fountain (No website) Covington Ripley Versailles
Franklin Brookville Rush Rushville
Fulton Rochester Scott Scottsburg
Gibson Princeton Shelby Shelbyville
Grant Marion St. Joseph South Bend
Greene Bloomfield Spencer Rockport
Hamilton Noblesville Starke Knox
Hancock Greenfield Steuben Angola
Harrison Corydon Sullivan Sullivan
Hendricks Danville Switzerland Vevay
Howard Kokomo Tippecanoe Lafayette
Henry New Castle Tipton Tipton
Huntington Huntington Union Liberty
Jackson Brownstown Vanderburgh Evansville
Jasper Rensselaer Vermillion Newport
Jay Portland Vigo Terre Haute
Jefferson Madison Wabash Wabash
Jennings Vernon Warren Williamsport
Johnson Franklin Warrick Boonville
Knox Vincennes Washington Salem
Kosciusko Warsaw Wayne Richmond
Lake Crown Point Wells Bluffton
Lawrence Bedford White Monticello
La Grange LaGrange Whitley Columbia City