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GENEALOGY TRAILS: RUSH COUNTY, INDIANA
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1884 Rush County Courthouse
This courthouse was constructed 1846-1848 and was considered the third courthouse of Rush County.
The first 'Courthouse' was in a Log Cabin in 1822 that was owned by Stephen Sims in Circleville.  The second Courthouse opened October 1826.
The third Courthouse opened March, 1848. The forth and current courthouse opened 1898.
(from Christie Alchermes)



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UPDATES:

February 2016:Rush County Marriages through 1850 (work in progress) Surnames L completed; Rush County Marriages through 1850 (work in progress) Surnames I, J and K completed: Rush County Marriages through 1850 (work in progress) Surnames H completed; Rush County Marriages through 1850 (work in progress) Surnames G completed; Ypsilanti Club Disbands (Sports); Created Rush County Sports page (non-school related); Rush County Marriages through 1850 (work in progress) Surnames F completed; Rush County Marriages through 1850 (work in progress) Surnames E completed; Rush County Marriages through 1850 (work in progress) Surnames D completed; Rush County Marriages through 1850 (work in progress) Surnames C completed; Raymond Moore Obit;
January 2016: Rush County Marriages through 1850 (work in progress) Surnames A completed and Surnames B through Bi; Obit and Bio (Educators) for Ray Hay; Obit for Belva R Eskew; Obit for Peter Yoder; Obit for Mrs J Walker Wilson, Obit for Joseph Moore; Obit for Thomas Fleener; Obit for Rebecca Mitchell; Obit for Mrs. George Oliver; Obit for Mrs Claude Walker; Obit for Mrs David Sheaf; Obit for Elwood Murphy; Obit for Margaret Ball, Ross Cassady; Obit for John T Cook, Elizabeth Willis; Obit for Raymond B Harding; Obit for Joseph Moore; Obit for Luther Benson; Obit for George C Clark; Obit for Wilbur J Cox; Obit for Martha Hildreth; Obit for Mary A Inlow; Obit for Rev. Andrew Lowden; Obit for James Mahan; Obit for Laura McIntyer;
December
2015:
Obit for Charles Winfield Ertel; Birth announcements for Metz, Pea, Stocklin and Loyd; Smith and Brockman marriage announcement; Hungerford and Sampson marriage announcement; Martha Turner obit; Henry S. Joyner obit; Edgar E Logan obit;
November
2015:
Tribute to Rush County mascots (schools) by Carrie Wilson Billman (artist and submitter); Obit and Bio (Educators) for William A. Hall; Obit for Jane Callane submitted by Christy Alchermes; Origins of the Senior Circle (schools); Obit and Bio (Educators) for Melvin D. Gray; Obit and Bio (Educators) for Benjamin A. Earley; Obit for Betty L. Doll; Obit and Bio (Educators) for Ruth B. Cudworth; Obit for Wyverine Copley;Bio (Educator) for Jane Callane; Obit and Bio (Educator) Marcia Lynn Blair; Obit for Walter  Ohlrogge Baker; Added Robert M. DeMunbrun bio to Educator's page and obit; John Charles Webb bio to Educator's page and obit; 
October 2015: Class of 1890 (school news); Graduates of Rushville 1958-1968; Graduates of Rushville 1969-1986; Rush County Educators page created; Dr Robert D Stewart bio added to Educators page; Clayton Eugene Huddleston bio added to Educators page; Beulah Francis Bishop bio added to Educators page; Helen M. Phares bio added to Educators page; added Rush County Genealogical Society to "Places to find Information"; added source information for Schools of Rush County transcription; Businesses of 1889 (directories); Motel Owner Charged with Killing Deputy (Crime News);1903 Football team (news); obit for Roberta G. Porter, also her bio added to Educator's page; obit for Clayton Eugene Huddleston; obit for Frances Pauline (Mitchell) Clifton and her bio to the Educator's page; added Resources page; 1964 Rushville Lions Baseball (submitted by Bennie Cameron); Henry Ford Pays Visit to Willkie at Rushville, Ind. (news) submitted by Rush County Historical & Genealogical forum group, Christy Alchermes;
 

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