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KNOX COUNTY, INDIANA

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Knox County was one of the counties of the Northwest Territory prior to the formation of Indiana Territory. When it was created, Knox County stretched from the Ohio River to the Illinois River. When the Illinois Territory was formed in 1809, the portions of Knox County beyond the Wabash River became a part of Illinois. Knox County is a county located in the U.S. state of Indiana. As of 2000, the population was 39,256. The county seat is Vincennes. Cities and towns Bicknell, Bruceville, Decker, Edwardsport, Freelandville, Monroe City, Oaktown, Sandborn, Vincennes, Westphalia, And Wheatland


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Death Notices

Obituary

1883 Pensioners List

Sandborn family death Notices

News articles added

Knox County Poor Farm

Mattie Draim and The Will

Letter to John T Caldwell

ONLINE DATA

BIRTHS BOARD MEMBERS
CENSUS CHURCHES
CEMETERIES CLARK FAMILY
DEATHS DEATH NOTICES
EARLY OFFICIALS FAMILIES
HISTORY HEROES
HISTORICAL INDUSTRIES
KNOX OFFICIALS LEGAL
MARRIAGES MILITARY
NEWS ARTICLES MORE NEWS
OBITUARIES PHOTOS
PIONEERS POSTOFFICE & GAZETTER
SCHOOLS SURVEYOR  RECORDS
TIDBITS TOWNS

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Additional Resources

Knox Circuit Court Clerk Courthouse
(For Marriage, Divorce & Probate Records)
101 No. 7th Street, Vincennes, IN 47591
Phone: (812) 885-2521
Knox County Health Department
(For Birth & Death Certificates from ca. 1882)
624 Broadway Street Vincennes, IN 47591-2028
Phone: (812) 882-8080
McGrady-Brockman Regional
Genealogical/Historical Center
614 N. 7th Street Vincennes, Indiana 47591
Phone : (812) 886-4380
Vincennes Historical Antiquarian Society
Box 487
Vincennes, IN 47591
Knox County Public Library
502 N. 7th Street Vincennes, IN 47591
Phone: (812) 886-4380
Old French House
P.O. Box 1979
Vincennes, IN 47591
Phone: (812) 885-4173



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