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 Court Record Books (amazon.com)
Indiana Land Records
See Also Guide to U.S. Land Records Research
Indiana Probate Records
- Indiana Probate Record Books (amazon.com)
Indiana Tax Records
See Also Guide to U.S. Tax Records Research
- Indiana Tax Record Books (amazon.com)
Indiana Immigration & Naturalization Records
- Indiana Immigration Record Books (amazon.com)
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.