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Harrison County Government. The Frederick Porter Griffin Center is home to thousands of materials, including historical documents, a wall of bound family histories compiled by individuals, and an extensive collection of photographs, and genealogical files.
The Center is located directly behind the Harrison County Public Library at W. Beaver Street in Corydon, IN. Harrison County was created on December 1, from Clark and Knox Counties and is named after William Henry Harrison. County seat: Corydon County Genealogist: Lynn Keasling County Historian: Dan Bays; Libraries.
Harrison County Public Library ⤷ Frederick Porter Griffin Center for Local History & Indiana history & families book Museums & Historic Areas. Shelby County, Indiana History & Families, Volume 1 Shelby County Historical Society (Shelby County, Ind.) Turner Publishing Company, - History - pages2/5(7).
Harrison County has a wonderfully rich history in the emergence of Indiana as our 19th state and the establishment of Corydon as Indiana's first state capital. Just as the early representatives met under the Constitution Elm in Corydon to draft Indiana's first Constitution, the current members of Harrison County government are working hard to.
Illustrated atlas and history of Harrison County, Indiana: containing maps of villages, cities and townships of the County statistics, biographies, and history of the County, portraits of public and leading citizens by Bulleit, F. APages: The Griffin Center contains numerous resources on the families and history of Harrison County, including over Harrison County, vertical files and 2, books as well as a wide variety of photographs, plat maps, cemetery records, and other documents.
Digital images of a Harrison County, Indiana probate record book dating from to The book. THE HISTORY OF HARRISON COUNTY Harrison County was established December 1, and was the fourth county organized in Indiana. Harrison County was taken out of Knox and Clark Counties Corydon is the County seat and was once the Indiana State Capital.
On May 1,the capital of the Indiana Territory was removed from Vincennes to Corydon, and the original. Patents Harrison County, Indiana (Source: Google Patents) Vital Records (12) Wiki. Harrison County, Indiana Wiki (Source: RootsWeb) Please, add your favorite Website(s) to this page.
This page and its subpages contain links. Harrison County, Indiana Facts. When was Harrison County, IN Created. Harrison County was established on December 1, from Clark County and Knox county was named for William Henry Harrison, governor of Indiana Territory and U.S.
President. What is the County Seat of Harrison County, IN. User Review - Flag as inappropriate Thanks to Google, the history of the USA is staying alive in its older, more complete, history books.
This excellent Indiana history & families book of the detailed history of how Virginia was split into West Virginia and (partly) Pennsylvania is invaluable.
Genealogists everywhere need these lists and indexes--excellent proof of ancestors' actions and whereabouts.4/5(1). the Harrison County Family History for a cost of just $ plus shipping, handling, and sales tax for Indiana residents.
Sincerely, Roger W. Gleitz Harrison County Historical Society Harrison County, Indiana Family History Book Now is your chance to make history. The Harrison County Historical Society, in conjunction with M.T.
The Harrison family of Virginia is an American political family whose direct descendants include a Founding Father of the nation, Benjamin Harrison V, and three United States presidents: William Henry Harrison, Benjamin Harrison, and Abraham Harrisons are among four families to have two presidents in their number with the same surname; the others are the Adams.
The Pioneer Founders of Indiana Project. Inthe Society of Indiana Pioneers embarked on a project to recognize Indiana Pioneer Settlers who helped to lay the first foundations of civilized life in Indiana.
The Society plans to recognize founding settlers in each county. The project's completion is designedFile Size: 1MB. County History Books. The History of Bourbon, Scott, Harrison, and Nicholas Counties, Kentucky pages of history and genealogy for 4 counties in the North Central Kentucky region including family biographies.
This book was originally published in by O. Baskin & Co., edited by William Henry Perrin. They became acquainted with local girls and after the War remained in America, married and became the progenitors of many prominent families.
Some Harrison County families from Shenandoah County, Hessian descendants or otherwise were: Polly Hammon Casner (Kesner) came with her family aboutvia Tennessee, where her husband died in History of Harrison County, West Virginia: From the Early Days of Northwestern Virginia to the Present (Paperback or Softback) by Haymond, Henry and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Harrison County Indiana Genealogy.
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Crawford County (Indiana) Genealogy Note: is dedicated to helping families find their ancestors through our extensive records directory and genealogy articles. This site is privately owned and is not an official site of FamilySearch International or The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS).
First Families of Floyd, Clark, and Harrison Counties The purpose of this Bicentennial Legacy Project sponsored by the Southern Indiana Genealogical Society (SIGS) is “to honor the memory of the pioneers who came and lived in the counties of Floyd, Clark, or Harrison, Indiana before 31 December ”.
The volume is entitled Harrison County, Kentucky History & Families (published by Acclaim Press ()) and the society has been working over this past year or two to sell them all out. Some of the last books will be donated to local school libraries, but there are still some available for sale to the general public.
Indiana's Birthplace: A History Of Harrison County, Indiana () [Roose, William H.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Indiana's Birthplace: A History Of Harrison County, Indiana ()5/5(1). Indiana sits, as its motto claims, at “the crossroads of America.” It borders Lake Michigan and the state of Michigan to the north, Ohio to the east, Kentucky.
Ann Page Harrison died Septem and was buried beside her husband in the Marshall Union Cemetery, Clay County, Nebraska. FOOTNOTES 1Gertrude Punshon offered another explanation for the origin of the name in a letter (4/2/73) that she wrote to me: "The name derived from 'Henri', a French name, and 'son' but the English, who never.
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History of Shelby County, Indiana: from the earliest time to the present, with biographical sketches, notes, etc., together with a short history of the Northwest, the Indiana Territory, and the State of Indiana Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This : Most of these (but not all) are county history books that combine history and biographies of families within the county.
Read each book description for publication and condition details and price. If you have questions concerning any book here, email us at [email protected] or call us at for further details. Harrison County Discovery Center, Corydon: Hours, Address, Harrison County Discovery Center Reviews: /5 To get a ‘handle’ on the local history, start here.
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"History of Cass County Indiana Vol 2." Powell, Lewish Publishing, Not indexed for Surnames. MH3. Clark Co. "Baird's History of Clark County, Indiana." publisheda thoroughly and generally comprehensive biographical discourse on the citizens of this county at the turn of the century and their predecessors.
Harrison County. Harrison County was created in from Clark and Knox Counties. It is located on the Kentucky border in southern Indiana. The county seat is Corydon. Selected Holdings at the Indiana State Library.
The following list is not complete. Further resources may be found by searching the Indiana State Library online catalog.Indiana Memory is made possible through the collaborative efforts of academic libraries, public libraries, historical societies, museums, and archives to create and share their digital collections reflecting Indiana's cultural heritage.Harrison County Indiana Genealogy.
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