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  • Bartholomew County was established in 1821.
  • It is named for Lt Col Joseph Bartholomew; who was wounded at the Battle of Tippecanoe.
  • County Seat: Columbus


    Townships: Clay--Clifty--Columbus--Flat Rock--German--Harrison--Haw Creek--Jackson--Ohio--Rock Creek-- Sand Creek--Wayne


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    School Records

    Website Updates:
    July 2016

    Bio: George William Cooper; Lafayette Pence

    Cemetery Adds:
    Columbus City Cemetery: Mrs Louise Kaiser, Carrie Knarr, Summer Tuttle
    Garland Brook Cemetery: Ames, Asher, Babb, Bachinger, Barbour, W Barbour, Cochran, Cooper, Crockett, Neal, Pence

    Census: Male Inhabitants in Legislative District 1901

    County Records:
    Land Patents: Jacob Tuttle

    Marriage License: Carter/Adair; Coleman/Duncan; Monroe/Stillinger

    Obit: Judy Asher; Mrs Louise Kaiser; Carrie Knarr

    Garland Brook Cemetery Interment Records: Ames; Asher; Babb, Barbour

    Newspaper Gleanings
    Accidents: Peter Brumfield looses limb
    Community: Death rate for September 1901
    Divorce: Johnson vs Johnson; Vannorman vs Vannorman
    Parties: Pound Party at Hope


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    Where to find information in Bartholomew County Indiana:

    Bartholomew County Historical Society
    Cline-Keller Library
    524 Third Street
    Columbus IN 47201


    Bartholomew County Public Library
    536 Fifth Street
    Columbus IN 47201


    Surrounding Counties:

    Shelby County

    Decatur County

    Jennings County

    Jackson County

    Brown County

    Johnson County



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