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The first Rush County '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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Rush County Courthouse, image property of Brian Sheehan (used with permission)
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A Census of Pensioners for Revolutionary or Military Services Rush County 1840
Directory: Residents of Rush County 1921 Anderson Township (complete);
Directory: Residents of Rush County 1921 Center Township (complete);
Directory: Residents of Rush County 1921 Jackson Township (complete);
Directory: Residents of Rush County 1921 Noble Township (complete);
Directory: Residents of Rush County 1921 Orange Township (complete);
Directory: Residents of Rush County 1921 Posey Township (complete);
Directory: Residents of Rush County 1921 Richland Township (complete);
Class of 1936 Rushville High School graduation program transcribed;
Gerald Icenogle obit; William Smith obit; News articles (surnames Brown, Orme); birth announcement for Virginia Clifford; birth announcement for baby boy surname George; birth announcement for Betty Jean Smith; birth announcement for Richard Gail Clark; birth announcement for baby Gatewood; birth announcement for baby boy Jones; birth announcement for Richard Keith Davis; birth announcement for Patricia Ann Carr; birth announcement for Norma Lee Bennett; birth announcement for John Arthur Shauck; birth announcement for baby girl Hatfield;  birth announcement for Richard Marell Morford;  birth announcement for Jo Ellen Byrne; 
Building Boom in Rushville (1903 news);
Updated the main page, adding a picture of the Rush County Courthouse that Brian Sheehan has so graciously allowed us to use on the page.  Thank you Brian!
Obit for Myrtle M Hutchinson (educator biography);
316 Birth Records for 1909 added (includes infant name, parent names with mother's maiden name)
426 Birth Records for 1908 added (includes infant name, parents names with mother's maiden name)

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