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These are some of the updates made to this website over the years.  May not be a complete list!


Sept 2016:  obits for HENDRICKS, RILEY, BORN, CHRISTIANSON.  Sicklist for MOLINKO and GILOTT
June 2016:  obit for HICKS, BURROWS, GOODRICH; family bible of HASS;  court news for MATTUG
April 2016: Gary Screw and Bolt Company History; Graduating Whiting High School Classes 1900-1913  obituaries for FULLER, FOOTE, SAWYER, SHERMAN, PINNELL.  Sicklist news for BURNHAM.  Military News from 1863; Crime News for TOWLE

Dec 2015: Sicklist news: HENDERSON; Early crime news; fire news re: SPENCER, COBB; o bits for HOOVER, HENDERSON; Court news for will of RICE
Sept 2015: Obits for LAFOND, PROHL, CAUSE, NOWAK, DUNKELBERGER, BROWN; Marr iage Announcement for HINSLEY-BROWN; Crime news: RUSSELL, JOHNSON, O'BRIEN. Sick list news for CANNON, DAVIS
May 2015: 1909 Old Settlers Meeting Notes.
Feb 2015: Novakowski death certificate information; obit for CHAPMAN; gossip news for FREEZE
Jan 2015: 1906-1908 Old Settlers Meeting; obit for SPENCER; "Gary, the Magic City"

Nov 2014:  obit for GILBERT; political news for BEDELL
Sep 2014:  List of Postmasters, 1832-1971; Obits for PLUMMER, TERPSTRA, KRUGER, MEYERS, FITZGERALD, HUTH, TOBIN, SHOLTIS, RHONE
Dec 2013:  1840 Federal Census;  obits for MELTZER, HICKS, FRIEDMAN;  Sicklist news for HOYT, WINKLER, DARULLA, MELIKSON, PORTER, IRELAND, JASPER, MOORE, COLROWSKI, CECIL, MILLS, FITZPATRICK, MILLNES, MEARS;  Marriage Announcements for HUDAK-PECHTEL, TAYLOR-HUPPENTHAL, O'NEILL-BOUSE, DIAMOND-VNSTEIN;  Marriage Licenses applied for from Oct 10, 1937;  crime news for MASON; birth announcement for GETTINGER

Sept 2013:  1883 Pensioners; picture of 1st schoolhouse in Gary; 1906 Souvenir Album of Lake County
June 2013: obits for KHAUMSTEADT, SORG; marriage announcement for EVANS-CASH; new POSTCARDS
Apr 2013: obit for GYURE, LOWELL fire news story; sicklist involving fighter Jack Johnson; crime news involving fighters O'Malley, Costello; divorce notice for MICHAEL
Oct 2012: Marriage Licenses from 1935, 1938 and 1940
Aug 2012: Crime news re: RYAN; obit for HAYES
July 2012: History of Cedar Creek Twp; List of Populated places
June 2012: bio of John P. Reeder; MORGAN death notice; Marriage Announcement for CLEMENT-MCFARLAND
May 2012: Crime news for JOHNSON; bio and congressional recognition for Agnes Lynch
Mar 2012: BLACK death notice; Weather news story; Community News: Annual convention of High Court of Foresters
Feb 2012: Gossip news for JANNOCK
Jan 2012: obit for HICKS
Dec 2011: Bios for ALBERT, BONEY, BROWNELL, BURNHAM, DUTTON, DODGE, GERRISH, MERRILL, MICHAEL, RAGAN, REIGER, SPAULDING, TRAUT, WELLS, WISE, BRYANT
Nov 2011: obits for BOWERS, BARRS
Aug 2011: Crime News story for McInerny
Apr 2011: Crime News story; Death notice for WOOD; Old Settler Deaths 1928-1933; "
Early Days in Munster"
Feb 2011: Divorce stories, Crime news from 1913, death notice for HANSEN, marriage notice WARD-COLE; obit for ALSPACH
Jan 2011: PIEPHO obit
Dec 2010: St. Peter and Paul Cemetery Burials; Burials in Merrillville Cemetery, Chester/Ainsworth Cem., Holtzworth/Holtzwarth Cem, Lake Prairie Cemetery, Sturdevant Cemetery
Nov 2010: Hammond Deaths, A Surname
Aug 2010: The first marriages 1837-1849 with license date and "married by" info; Pioneers residing in Lake county 60 years or more; Burials in St. Francis Xavier Cemetery; Native American Data
Jul 2010: Interview with ex-slave John Eubanks; 1923-24 "Pioneer" Deaths; 1924-1929 "Pioneer" Deaths

June 2010: Obits for PLUMER, ATKINS, FRAZIER, KILBORN, HAYDEN, HUGHES, COMPTON, POPP, ANDERSON, HATHAWAY, UHTER, GERLACK, MERRILL, MEEKER, MACNAY, CUTLER, HOLTON, MONDERNACH, WILLIAMS, BUDERBACH, MEYER, TAYLOR, ETLING, SIMPSON, PERRY, CHAPMAN, WELLS, BOWES, CLARK, ROWINS, SERJEANT, PIERCE, COFFEY, FARLEY, DUTTON, PATTEE, SMITH, BROWN, BRASS, PHLLIPS, SHERMAN, BLISS, CUTLER, BRANNON, HERLITZ, KOLB, MILLIKAN, HOLTON, WOODS, FULLER, BROOKS, CLARK, WILKINSON, GROMAN, CARL, BIBLER, FARWELL, EDGERTON, BRYANT, MANN, ESTY, CLARK, VANVALKENBURG; WARNER, VIANT, BABBITT, DEKYGLER, LATTA, FAUSER, SIGLER, MCCOLLEY, GREEN, ALLMAN, NOURSE, FULLER, FANCHER, CHESCHIRE, CLARK, LATHROP, POST, EDGERTON, VANWINKLE, WORLEY, WAYMAN, WILCOX, HORNET, BENTON, LEE, DRISCOLL, WHEELER, BURGE, PALMER, DOUCH; Marriage News items for HALSTED-CROSS; EDGERTON; NICHOLSON; DYER-HILL; HALSTEL-BURGE; EDER-KROST; PURDY-FULLER;TURNER-CRAFT; BUSCH-WALKER; BAIRD-DINWIDDIE; CRUZAN-CASTLE; EDGERTON-STILSON; HAYDEN-MCCAY; NEWKIRK-HILL; CRISMAN-NORTON; DYER-ROCKWELL; CARLSON-BOTHWELL; LOWE-CRAWFORD. East Chicago Fire news story; Poor House story (under Misc. Data); Foley Mill Cemetery information; Burials in Pauper Cemetery; Veterans buried in Hessville Cemetery; Community News Items; Birthday Celebration News Items; Griffith City Directory
May 2010: Obits for HUHN, THORNLEY; Crime news for LOPEZ, EAST
Dec 2009: crime news items for SIMKO, KIZER, PEELE; "sicklist" news item for GARDNER; obits/death notices for WALLERS, HART, HOLOTA

Nov 2009:
Marriages 1837-1849
Oct 2009: New
History book online!!! Lake County, Indiana, 1884 : an account of the semi-centennial celebration of Lake County
Sep 2009: Military News Gleanings; AUSTGEN death notice; Postcards
June 2009: WEBER biography; Gary and Hobart Public Schools; ACKERMAN-MILLIKEN wedding announcement; ACKERMAN/BRUCE bday notices; ACKERMAN Mexican War news item and obit; AAGARD obit
May 2009: Newspaper Gleanings additions
Apr 2009: Register of IU Grads - pre-1917 (under miscellaneous data); Crime news story HOUK-MITCHELL
Mar 2009: Various Newspaper Stories
Jan 2009: World War 2 Lake County Enlistments,
1938-1941; obit for HUTT
Dec 2008: Lake Co. soldiers killed in service during WW1
Nov 2008: Supreme
Court Records appealed from Lake County courts; Towns and Villages from 1834-1872; Civil War Casualties
22 Oct 2008:
KELLY death record
3 Oct 2008: Index to Lake County Residents who filed
Naturalization Intentions in Cook County, IL
30 June 2008:
Children in the Indiana Soldiers and Sailors Home; BARR obit
4 JUNE 2008:
All biographies from the History of Lake County. The book is now completely transcribed. Township Maps - Current and Pre-1873; WPA Death Records; Cemetery Location Info; Cemeteries in 1873
26 May 2008: CHAPTER 3: MEMORIAL SKETCHES OF EARLY SETTLERS:
PAGE 1 -- PAGE 2
CHAPTER 4:
NAMES OF WOMEN WHOM HONORABLE MENTION SHOULD BE MADE
17 May 2008: Birth info for STARK; list of cemeteries
27 Apr 2008:
Civil War Letters of the BARTLETT Family; Local History; Ridge Road History; Tolleston Gun Club "Shoot-Out"
17 Apr 2008: Crime News Story; Misc. Story about Land sales in 1896; Death Notice for METROS
31 Mar 2008: Crime News Story; Political News item
27 Dec 2007: Chapter 2 of the Lake County History

5 Dec 2007: Obits - MAHN, JACOBS, BEIRIGER, GROAT, SHAWLEY, HASSE
28 Nov 2007:
John Dillinger-related news stories; marriage announcements
7 Nov 2007:
Newspaper Stories - Crime, Suicides, Events, Misc. Stories
25 Oct 2007:
Sketches of Early Settlers, Teachers of 1884;; 1879 list from the Old Settlers Association



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