Hamilton County, Indiana Genealogy Guide2016-06-30T21:23:33+00:00

Hamilton County, Indiana Genealogy Guide

Hamilton County, Indiana (Map It) was created on April 7, 1823 from Delaware New Purchase. This county was named for Alexander Hamilton, first Secretary of the Treasury and founding father . Learn More About State of Indiana History

Hamilton County is bordered by  Tipton County (North), Madison County (East), Hancock County (Southeast), Marion County (South), Boone County (West), Clinton County (Northwest).

Hamilton County Cities and Towns include  Arcadia, Atlanta, Carmel, Cicero, Fishers, Noblesville, Sheridan, Westfield.

Hamilton County Townships include  Adams, Clay, Delaware, Fall Creek, Jackson, Noblesville, Washington, Wayne, White River. See Map of Hamilton County Townships.

Hamilton County, Indiana Courthouse Records

Hamilton County, Indiana Courthouse
Hamilton County, IN Courthouse

The Hamilton County Courthouse is located in Noblesville, Indiana. Learn More About State of Indiana Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.

Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes.  The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH.  The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues.  Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Hamilton county. The date listed for each category of record is usually the earliest registration filed. The earliest date does not indicate that there are numerous records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually registered.

  • Hamilton County Clerk has Marriage Records from 1833, Probate Records from 1823 and Court Records from ?. The County Clerk responsiblities include administering Court Records of all Court Cases, prepares the Court's permanent historical record, performs marriage ceremonies, process marriage applications and issue marriage licenses, processes and distributes documents for court cases, and keeps a record of all wills and matters of trust in probate proceedings.
  • Hamilton County Recorder has Land Records from 1825. The County Recorder maintains, preserves and Records Deeds, Mortgages, Assignments, Releases, Powers of Attorney, Real Estate Contracts, Annexations, Trustee Elections, Affidavits, Final Decrees, Surveys, Federal Tax Liens, Mechanics Liens, Military Discharges, Articles of Incorporation, Cemetery Deeds, Bonds, Plats, Condominiums, Firms Doing Business Under Assumed Names, Delinquent Sewer Liens, and Miscellaneous Instruments.
  • Hamilton County Treasurer's Office is responsible for collecting taxes. The treasurer also receives distributions of local income and other taxes that are collected by the state such as real estate tax, personal property tax, mobile home tax, state assessed tax, and the following miscellaneous taxes: auto excise tax, inheritance tax, and innkeeper's tax.
  • Hamilton County Department of Health has Birth & Death Records from 1882. The County Department of Health maintains and provides Certified Birth and Death Records.

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