Indiana State Archives and Libraries

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Indiana State Archives

The Indiana State Archives is the permanent repository for important records of state government. Its holdings include approximately 25,000 cubic feet of records dating from the territorial period to the present. Genealogists can find a host of valuable research materials including: African-American Research, Birth Certificates, Clerks of the Circuit Court Address List, Death Certificates, Hoosier Homestead Award Database, Major Family History Resources, Marriage Certificates, Naturalization Resources, and Naturalization Databases.

Indiana State Archives
6440 E. 30th St.
Indianapolis, Indiana 46219

Phone: (317) 591-5222


Indiana State Library

The Indiana State Library provides an excellent library of genealogy records including: family histories, indexes to records, how-to books, cemetery transcriptions, family history magazines, and more, as well as microfilmed federal census records, Indiana county records, passenger lists, and military pension information. The collection includes hundreds of CDs with family history information, as well as online subscriptions to AncestryPlus and HeritageQuest.

Indiana State Library, Genealogy Division
140 N. Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204

Phone: (317) 232-3675


Selected LDS Family History Centers

The following family history centers in Indiana offer the most comprehensive genealogy resources, including census records, death records, family history records, obituaries, marriage records, vital records, court records, and various other public records.:

Columbus Indiana
3330 30th Street
Columbus, Indiana

(812) 372-3679

Crawfordsville Indiana
125 West Road
Crawfordsville, Indiana

(765) 362-8006


Valparaiso Indiana
503 Burlington Beach Rd
Valparaiso, Indiana

(219) 464-4411

Indianapolis Indiana
900 East Stop 11 Road
Indianapolis, Indiana

(317) 888-6002

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