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State of   INDIANA -   (The Hooser State)
      The 19th U.S. State to join the Union:   11-December-1816
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Assorted Groups  (Anthology, Cultural, Ethnic, & Religious):
    African American Griots Project - State of Indiana
    Palatines to America - Indiana Chapter (German Genealogy)

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Census & related Lists of various kinds:
    1820 Census - State of Indiana Federal Census

Climbing your Hoosier Family Tree - Volume #1, Issue #2 Feb. 2000

Extinct Indiana Counties:: (not linked unless noted, ):
    (If you know of more to be added, please contact us.)
County Name
Illinois -

Richardville -
Factual information
Virginia, formed in 1778 and constituted most of present-day Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin; abolished 5 January 1782; territory ceded by Virginia to Congress in March 1784; see Illinois Country.
name changed to Howard County in 1859.



Genealogical/Historical Commissions, Societies and Museums:
  Please click here - (Counties we have listed),   (To list a local society, please contact us.)

Historical interest Items, etc.:
    History for 92 Counties - a statewide presentation featuring Indiana Counties (there is
         a biographical section which requires a log-in membership).
    Hoosier Homestead Award Program Database - The program recognizes farms that
         have been owned by the same family for one hundred years or more and stresses
         the contributions these family farms have made to the economic, cultural and social
         advancement of Indiana. An online searchable database containing the names of
         the first and second applicants, the award date, the date the homestead was
         established and the county where the homestead is located.


Libraries (special):
    State of Indiana Memories - Indiana Memories, a collection of photographs, annual
         reports and other materials from times gone by.

Maps - Indiana Topographic Maps and Areial Photos.

National Parks, Playgrounds, Recreational Areas etc.:
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site - Vanderburgh County, is nationally recognized as one
         of the best preserved prehistoric Native American sites in the United States.


  • State of Indiana
  • State Capital City Indianapolis   (Capital since 1825 - located in   Marion County)

    The State name:  Indiana was the name given to the Indiana Territory by the United States Congress when
    Indiana was created from the Northwest Territory in 1800. It means "Land of Indians."
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