Sunday, April 19, 2015

Hendricks County divorce index 1955-1957 added

An index to divorce cases settled in Hendricks County during 1955-1957 has been added to the Hendricks County GenWeb site. Entries were added from Hendricks County Circuit Court Order Book 104 (17 October 1955 - 9 January 1957).

The Hendricks County Government's Archive has digital files of the circuit court order books for the years 1824-1959.

Monday, April 13, 2015

Genealogy group to meet at Plainfield library

A new genealogy interest group, called Family History Hounds, has formed and will be meeting at the Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library the 1st Thursday of every month from 1 pm to 3 pm. The first meeting will be held on Thursday, May 7 from 1 to 3 pm in the library's Indiana Room. If you are interested, or have questions, please contact Plainfield library's Indiana Room - e-mail askindiana@plainfieldlibrary.net or phone (317) 839-6602 extension 2114.

Future meetings will be held on:
June 4
July 2
August 6
September 3
October 1
November 5
December 3

Sunday, April 12, 2015

List of Marion Township landowners in 1919 added

An index of the landowners in Marion Township in 1919 has been added to the Hendricks County GenWeb site. This index (which includes the towns of New Winchester and Hadley) was compiled from the Hendricks County Assessor's collection of plat books and lists the Congressional Township, Range and Section that the land was located in.

The Hendricks County Government's Archive has digital files of the plat books for scattered years between 1852 and 1940.

Sunday, April 5, 2015

List of North Salem students in 1975 added

An index of the North Salem students in grades 1-12 in 1975 has been added to the Hendricks County GenWeb site. This index was compiled from the North Salem High School 1975 yearbook, Echo.

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Hendricks County divorce index 1954-1955 added

An index to divorce cases settled in Hendricks County during 1954-1955 has been added to the Hendricks County GenWeb site. Entries were added from Hendricks County Circuit Court Order Book 103 (18 September 1954 - 15 October 1955).

The Hendricks County Government's Archive has digital files of the circuit court order books for the years 1824-1959.

Sunday, March 22, 2015

List of Lincoln Township landowners in 1911 added

An index of the landowners in Lincoln Township in 1911 has been added to the Hendricks County GenWeb site. This index was compiled from the Hendricks County Assessor's collection of plat books and includes the Congressional Township, Range and Section that the land was located in.

The Hendricks County Government's Archive has digital files of the plat books for scattered years between 1852 and 1940.

Monday, March 16, 2015

John and Grace PRICE adopt Naomi BLUNK (1918)

As mentioned in Hendricks County Commissioners Book Volume 22 (1917-1923), the minutes of the board of commissioners' meeting for Saturday, December 28, 1918 record that John C. Price and Grace C. Price presented a petition to adopt Naomi Blunk, a ward of Hendricks County. The commissioners gave their consent.