Vanderburgh County, Indiana
Genealogy and History
Vanderburgh County was formed 1 Feb 1818 from Gibson,
Posey, and Warrick Counties. It was named for Capt.
Henry Vanderburgh (1760 - 1812), a Revolutionary War
veteran and the judge for the Indiana Territory. There
are 8 Civil Townships: Armstrong, Center, German,
Knight, Perry, Pigeon, Scott and Union, and the
County Seat is at Evansville. More
Welcome to this Vanderburgh County, Indiana
Genealogy Trails website.
My name is J
Mike and I am your Vanderburgh county host.
Goal is to provide free data online to
help you find your family ancestry. We regret that we
are unable to perform personal research for folks. All
data we come across will be added to this site. We are
constantly looking for new data to post. We thank you
for visiting and hope you'll come back again to view the
updates we make to this site.
June 2016 - Court Records added - Church Records added
May 2016 Willard Carpenter, Marcus Sherwood, William
Caldwell, H. W. Cloud - Biographies
February 2016 Obituary E J Loehr by Kathryn Todd Jan
2016 - Obituaries Mary Henry, Elizabeth McCutchan Dec
2015 - Obituaries: Marcus Sherwood, Rev. W.H.
Dec 2015 - Obituary Index completed
Oct 2015 - Biographies from 1889 added
Sept 2015 - Finish 1854-59 Marriages Thanks to V.
August 2015 - Start Marriages 1854 thru 1859 addition
July 2015 - Marriges 1814 - 1840 added,
June 2015 - Added new Census page and census records,
Biography index page added
Vanderburgh County gets new Host J. Mike