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This page is under development and is NOT a complete listing of all Pike County family history resources available in the Genealogy Division at the Indiana State Library at this time. As new Pike County family history resources are added, this page will be updated.

Birth Records

WPA, Index to birth records, 1882-1920
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636u

Death Records

Index to ...death records, 1887 to 1895 (incomplete).....3pp.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 Puncat. no. 4

Record of deaths in Pike County, Indiana, 1887, 8. 1985. 114 leaves.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636r

WPA, Index to death records, 1896-1920
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636u

Woodhull, Joan, Index to ...death records, 1896-1899 (i.e. 1907) (incomplete). 1978. 2, 17pp..
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636wo

Marriage Records

Marriage Affidavits
Apr. 1878 - Apr. 1909
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Marriage Licenses
Jan. 1888 - Dec. 1908
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Marriage Records
Vol. 1&2, March 1817 - Vol. 11, Sept. 1905
Vol. 1 Apr. 1905 - Vol. 10, June 1922
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Microfilm, Second Floor

Marriages, 1817-1844 (THG, vol. 15 #2, Apr.-June 1975). (Also a few 1844-1848 marriages).
Genealogy Division, 977.2 H789

Malett, Marjorie, ...Marriage records, 1817-1886. 143pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636mL

Slevin, Ruth M., ...Marriage record, 1859-1905. [197?]. 2 vols.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636se

WPA, Index to marriage records, 1900-1920.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636u

WPA, Index to supplemental record, marriage transcripts, 1882-1920.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636u

WPA, Index to supplemental record, marriage transcripts, 1882-1920, Reprinted 1980. 131pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636u 1980

Deed Records

Deed Indexes
Vol. A-C, 1817-1836
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Deed Indexes
Microfilm, Second Floor

Deed Records
Vol. A, Oct. 1817 - Vol. U, Nov. 1871
Vol. 1, Nov. 1871 - Vol. 29, May 1901
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Grantee & Grantor
Vol. A, Oct. 1817 - Vol. J, Aug. 1905
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Probate Records

Complete Order Books
Vol. A, Nov. 1831 - Vol. C, July 1855
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Partition Record
May 1853 - Mar. 1864
Vol. 1, Oct. 1880 - June 1956
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Probate Order Books
Vol. C, Nov. 1841 - Vol. E, July 1852
Vol. 1, Jan. 1853 - Vol. 16, Dec. 1919
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Probates, 1831-1851; indexes, 1851?-1890.
Microfilm, Second Floor

Will Records

Estate and guardianship. n.d.
Microfilm, Second Floor

General Index of Estates
Vol. A, 1827?
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Will Records
Vol. 1, May 1817 - Vol. 4, March 1920
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Microfilm, Second Floor

Abstracts of will record 3, 1886-1902...
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636a

Slevin, Ruth M., ...Record of wills, 1817-1902. [1974?]. 144pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636s

Cemetery and Church Records

DAR, New Lebanon and Velpen cemeteries....1974. 3pp.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 P636 no. 4

Indiana Historical Society., [Cemetery records...]. pt. 1. 1949. 3pp. (Old Town Graveyard of Petersburg).
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 P636 no. 1

Persinger, Patricia, [Cemetery records...]. 2pts. (1, Lick Creek cemetery, Washington twp.; 2, Smith cemetery, Washington twp.). [1965].
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 P636 no. 3

Pike County, Indiana Cemetery Records
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636c

Woodhull, Joan, ...Cemetery records, 1976-1980. 9 vols.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636w

Woodhull, Joan, ...Cemetery records, 1976-1980. 9 vols. 1980 edition. 2 vols.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636w 1980

Census Records

1850 federal census of Pike Co., Indiana.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636e

1860 federal census of Pike Co., Indiana.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636ha

1870 federal census of Pike Co., Indiana.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636h

1880 federal census of Pike Co. Indiana.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636haL

Jenkins, Shirley E., 1880 mortality schedule. 199?.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636j

WPA, Enumeration of white and colored males, 1889-1919.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636u v. 6

Court Records

Guardianship Index
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Indenture Records
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Farber, Renee, Index to county commissioners' records...1817-1839....[1981?]. 43pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636f

Family Records

Kendall, Agnes L, Some...families, including Smith, Chappell, Foster, Capehart families. 1962. v.p.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 P636 no. 2

Holmes, Maurice., ...Index of names of persons and of firms. 1979. 153 leaves.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636ho

McClellan, Ruth M., Our people of Pike county...1978. 1978. 268, 16pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636mc

Taylor, Philip, Pioneer families of Pike and Warrick counties...with ancestors and related families of Philip Taylor. 1981. 116, [59pp.]
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636t


A Pike County Editor’s Outbasket
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636gra

Pike County [Indiana] Historical Material (from Petersburg Public Library).
Microfilm, Second Floor

Evans, Rose., ...History and genealogical research guide. 2000. 46pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636ev

History and families, ...1816-1987. 1987.
Genealogy Division,977.201 P636his

History of Pike Co. Indiana. (80 leaves).
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636hi

The Pike County Historian (and our Newsletter). 1974-1977, 1979-1981.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 Puncat. no. 2-3

Land Records

Sawyer, S. M., 1877 property owners of Pike County, Indiana.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636sa 1985

Military Records

Burial Records of Deceased Ex-Union Soldiers, Sailors, & Marines
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Veteran Enrollment
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Mortuary and Obituary Records

Malotte, Marjorie, and Barbara C. Wolfe.  Records of Harris Funeral Home, Petersburg, Pike County, Indiana, 1901-1919.
Genealogy Division, 977.202 P483rh

Selected obituaries of persons with connections to Pike County, Indiana, 1910 and 1983. 1993. 117pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636so

Naturalization Records

Naturalization Records
Oct. 1887 - Feb. 1925
MiCrofilm, Second Floor

Naturalizations, Sept. 1857-Nov. 1906 (THG, vol. 19 #4, Dec. 1979).
Genealogy Division, 977.2 H789

School Records

Pike and Gibson enumerations, 1837-1852. 15pp.
Genealogy Division, p.f. 977.201 Puncat. no. 1

Hale, Clarice June., Graduates and teachers of Pike County, Indiana. 1988. 204pp.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636hc

Voter Records

WPA, Index to supplemental record, registered voters, 1919-1920
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636u

Miscellaneous Records

Pike County, Indiana register of stock marks.
Genealogy Division, 977.201 P636hp

WPA, Commissioners' record...1817-1839....2vols.
Indiana Historical Society Library

Many of the records identified on this page were initially selected by Carolynne L. Wendel Miller in her book, Indiana Sources for Genealogical Research in the Indiana State Library, published in 1984 by the Indiana Historical Society.

GEN JD 6-2-2015