Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Adoption of Lynn Marie KINLEY (1974)

source: The Republican (Danville, Indiana) - issue of Thursday, April 25, 1974 - page 5, column 5:

According to a legal notice, in April 1974 there was a petition filed by Ronald D. McBride in the Hendricks County Superior Court (case # A 74-10) to adopt Lynn Marie Kinley, a minor. Her biological father, Terry Kinley, was listed as whereabouts unknown, his last known address being New York City. The case was scheduled to be heard in court on June 20, 1974.


Monday, August 29, 2016

Adoption of Christopher Allen ALEXANDER (1973)

source: The Republican (Danville, Indiana) - issue of Thursday, November 8, 1973 - page 3, column 6:

According to a legal notice, in November 1973 there was a petition filed by William Arthur Agnew in the Hendricks County Superior Court (case # A 73-54) to adopt Christopher Allen Alexander, a minor. His biological father, Chester Jackson Alexander, was listed as not having been found and "willfully failing to provide for the care and support of the child." The case was scheduled to be heard in court 30 days after publication of the legal notice.





Sunday, August 28, 2016

Hendricks County marriage index for 1999-1999 added

An index of Hendricks County marriage license book 62 (which covers 5 February 1999 through 23 October 1999) has been added to the marriage records section of the Hendricks County GenWeb site.

This marriage index now covers 1904 through 1999; more years will be added later.

The Hendricks County Government's Archive has digital files of the marriage license books for 1824 through 2003.

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Adoption of Angela Maria HUGHES and Michelle Rene HUGHES (1973)

source: The Republican (Danville, Indiana) - issue of Thursday, September 20, 1973 - page 7, column 7:

According to a legal notice, in September 1973 there was a petition filed by William Ray Huskey in the Hendricks County Superior Court (case # A 73-46) to adopt minor children Angela Maria Hughes and Michelle Rene Hughes. Their biological father, Benjamin Hughes, was listed as having abandoned and deserted the children; their biological mother was listed as Rebecca Maria Huskey. The case was scheduled to be heard in court 30 days after publication of the legal notice.




Friday, August 26, 2016

Adoption of Heather Marie SMITH (1973)

source: The Republican (Danville, Indiana) - issue of Thursday, June 28, 1973 - page 7, column 3:

According to a legal notice, in June 1973 there was a petition filed by Charles B. Smith and Mary Joe Smith in the Hendricks County Superior Court (case # A 73-32) to adopt Heather Marie Smith, a minor. Her biological father, Jerry Leo, was listed as address unknown, and it stated that he had never been married to the child's biological mother, Cynthia Smith Goodman, who was dead. The petitioners stated they were the closest blood kin to the child. The case was scheduled to be heard in court 30 days after publication of the legal notice.




Thursday, August 25, 2016

Adoption of Mary Katherine HACKER and Jackson Carl HACKER, Jr. (1973)

source: The Republican (Danville, Indiana) - issue of Thursday, March 29, 1973 - page 7, column 1:

According to a legal notice, in March 1973 there was a petition filed by Henry William Douglas in the Hendricks County Superior Court (case # A 73-20) to adopt minor children Mary Katherine Hacker and Jackson Carl Hacker, Jr. Their biological father, Jackson Carl Hacker, was listed as having abandoned and deserted them. Their biological mother was listed as Mary Katherine Douglas. The case was scheduled to be heard in court 30 days after publication of the legal notice.




Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Hendricks County estate index for 1969-1971 added

An index of the Hendricks County estate cases that had legal notices published in the Danville newspapers Danville Gazette and The Republican for the years 1969 through 1971 has been added to the probate records section of the Hendricks County GenWeb site.

This index of estate cases now covers 1945-1971; more years will be added later.

This may not be a comprehensive list of all the Hendricks County estate cases for this time period; legal notices could be filed in any newspaper in the county.