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== County Information ==
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==County Information==
  
=== Description ===
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===Description===
 
Tippecanoe County was named for the Anglicization of "Kethtippecanoogi", a Miami people term meaning "place of the succor fish people." The county is located in the west-central area of the state.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Tippecanoe County," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tippecanoe_County,_Indiana accessed 04/04/2017.</ref>
 
Tippecanoe County was named for the Anglicization of "Kethtippecanoogi", a Miami people term meaning "place of the succor fish people." The county is located in the west-central area of the state.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Tippecanoe County," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tippecanoe_County,_Indiana accessed 04/04/2017.</ref>
  
=== County Courthouse ===
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===County Courthouse===
 
{{IN Courthouse Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Courthouse Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
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Health Department has birth records and death records.<br>Copies may be obtained from the county health department or the Indiana State Division of Vital Records.<br><br>
 
Health Department has birth records and death records.<br>Copies may be obtained from the county health department or the Indiana State Division of Vital Records.<br><br>
  
=== Tippecanoe County, Indiana Record Dates ===
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===Tippecanoe County, Indiana Record Dates===
 
{{IN Record Dates Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Record Dates Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
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| colspan="7" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" |<center>'''Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Indiana.{{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref></center>
 
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=== Record Loss ===
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===Record Loss===
 
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There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.
 
There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.
  
 
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=== Boundary Changes ===
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===Boundary Changes===
 
{{IN Boundary Changes Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Boundary Changes Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed 20 January 1826 from [[Parke County, Indiana Genealogy|Parke]] County and unorganized territory.<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Indiana.{{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed 20 January 1826 from the Wabash New Purchase.<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Indiana.{{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
 
*'''County Seat: ''' Lafayette<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Adams County, Indiana" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adams_County,_Indiana (accessed 10 May 2012).</ref><br>
 
*'''County Seat: ''' Lafayette<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Adams County, Indiana" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adams_County,_Indiana (accessed 10 May 2012).</ref><br>
 
*[http://www.mapofus.org/indiana/ Interactive Map of Indiana County Formation History] (1790-1897) - animated maps illustrating Indiana county boundary changes
 
*[http://www.mapofus.org/indiana/ Interactive Map of Indiana County Formation History] (1790-1897) - animated maps illustrating Indiana county boundary changes
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=== Populated Places ===
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===Populated Places===
 
{{IN Populated Places Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Populated Places Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
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=== History Timeline ===
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===History Timeline===
 
{{IN Historical Timeline Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Historical Timeline Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
== Resources ==
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==Resources==
 
{{IN Resources Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Resources Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
=== Bible Records ===
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===Bible Records===
 
{{IN Bible Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Bible Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
=== Biographies ===
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===Biographies===
 
{{IN Biographies Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Biographies Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
 
*''Biographical history of Tippecanoe, White, Jasper, Newton, Benton, Warren and Pulaski counties'', (Indiana. 2003. La Crosse WI: Brookhaven Press.) Online at: Vol. 1: [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/234821-biographical-history-of-tippecanoe-white-jasper-newton-benton-warren-and-pulaski-counties-indiana?offset=1 FamilySearch Digital Library], [https://books.google.com/books?id=T-4tILnpZrIC&printsec=frontcover&source=gbs_ge_summary_r&cad=0#v=onepage&q&f=false Google Books]; Vol.2: [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/243091-biographical-history-of-tippecanoe-white-jasper-newton-benton-warren-and-pulaski-counties-indiana?offset=2 FamilySearch Digital Library], [https://books.google.com/books?id=NhUVAAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover&source=gbs_ge_summary_r&cad=0#v=onepage&q&f=false Google Books]
 
*''Biographical history of Tippecanoe, White, Jasper, Newton, Benton, Warren and Pulaski counties'', (Indiana. 2003. La Crosse WI: Brookhaven Press.) Online at: Vol. 1: [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/234821-biographical-history-of-tippecanoe-white-jasper-newton-benton-warren-and-pulaski-counties-indiana?offset=1 FamilySearch Digital Library], [https://books.google.com/books?id=T-4tILnpZrIC&printsec=frontcover&source=gbs_ge_summary_r&cad=0#v=onepage&q&f=false Google Books]; Vol.2: [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/243091-biographical-history-of-tippecanoe-white-jasper-newton-benton-warren-and-pulaski-counties-indiana?offset=2 FamilySearch Digital Library], [https://books.google.com/books?id=NhUVAAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover&source=gbs_ge_summary_r&cad=0#v=onepage&q&f=false Google Books]
  
* [https://digital.statelib.lib.in.us/legacy/search.aspx?index=1 Indiana Biography Index] at [https://www.in.gov/library/ Indiana State Library]
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*[https://digital.statelib.lib.in.us/legacy/search.aspx?index=1 Indiana Biography Index] at [https://www.in.gov/library/ Indiana State Library]
  
=== Business, Commerce, and Occupations ===
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===Business, Commerce, and Occupations===
 
{{IN Business Records Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Business Records Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
=== Cemeteries ===
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===Cemeteries===
 
{{IN Cemeteries Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Cemeteries Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
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*[https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/search?firstname=&middlename=&lastname=&birthyear=&birthyearfilter=&deathyear=&deathyearfilter=&location=Tippecanoe%2C+County%2C+Indiana%2C+United+States+of+America&locationId=county_870 Find A Grave]
 
*[https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/search?firstname=&middlename=&lastname=&birthyear=&birthyearfilter=&deathyear=&deathyearfilter=&location=Tippecanoe%2C+County%2C+Indiana%2C+United+States+of+America&locationId=county_870 Find A Grave]
* [http://www.ingenweb.org/intippecanoe/tcem.html INGenWeb]
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*[http://www.ingenweb.org/intippecanoe/tcem.html INGenWeb]
* [http://usgwarchives.net/in/tippecan/cemeteries.html USGenWeb Archives]
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/in/tippecan/cemeteries.html USGenWeb Archives]
* [http://usgwtombstones.org/indiana/tippecanoe.html Tombstone Project]
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*[http://usgwtombstones.org/indiana/tippecanoe.html Tombstone Project]
* [http://www.interment.net/US/in/tippecanoe.htm Indiana Interment]
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*[http://www.interment.net/US/in/tippecanoe.htm Indiana Interment]
* [https://billiongraves.com/search/results?cemetery_country=United%20States&cemetery_state=Indiana&cemetery_county=Tippecanoe&year_range=5&size=15 Billion Graves]
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*[https://billiongraves.com/search/results?cemetery_country=United%20States&cemetery_state=Indiana&cemetery_county=Tippecanoe&year_range=5&size=15 Billion Graves]
 
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* {{FHL|512073|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}
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* [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Tippecanoe+Indiana&qt=advanced&dblist=638 WorldCat]
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*[http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Tippecanoe+Indiana&qt=advanced&dblist=638 WorldCat]
 
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* [https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery-browse/USA/Indiana/Tippecanoe-County?id=county_870 Findagrave.com]
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*[https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery-browse/USA/Indiana/Tippecanoe-County?id=county_870 Findagrave.com]
 
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*[http://sites.rootsweb.com/~intcpcrg/TippecanoeCountyIN_Cemetery_List.html Indiana Pioneer Cemeteries Restorarion Project] with current information at [https://www.facebook.com/groups/113288322054261/ Facebook]
 
*[http://sites.rootsweb.com/~intcpcrg/TippecanoeCountyIN_Cemetery_List.html Indiana Pioneer Cemeteries Restorarion Project] with current information at [https://www.facebook.com/groups/113288322054261/ Facebook]
 
*[https://www.tippecanoe.in.gov/382/Cemeteries Tippecanoe cemetery information] at [https://www.tippecanoe.in.gov Purdue University Tippecanoe County]
 
*[https://www.tippecanoe.in.gov/382/Cemeteries Tippecanoe cemetery information] at [https://www.tippecanoe.in.gov Purdue University Tippecanoe County]
  
=== Census Records ===
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===Census Records===
 
{{IN Census Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Census Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
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* [http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php#Tippecanoe Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Tippecanoe County, Indiana (1880)]  at [http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php Indiana Genealogical Society] ($)
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*[http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php#Tippecanoe Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Tippecanoe County, Indiana (1880)]  at [http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php Indiana Genealogical Society] ($)
* [http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php#Tippecanoe Index to Census for Clarks Hill (1886)]  at [http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php Indiana Genealogical Society] ($)
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*[http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php#Tippecanoe Index to Census for Clarks Hill (1886)]  at [http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php Indiana Genealogical Society] ($)
  
=== Church Records ===
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===Church Records===
 
{{IN Church Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Church Intro|Tippecanoe}}
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*[http://sites.rootsweb.com/~intcags/Churches_of_TC_IN_.htm Early Churches] at [http://sites.rootsweb.com/~intcags/index.html Tippecanoe County Area Genealogical Society]
 
*[http://sites.rootsweb.com/~intcags/Churches_of_TC_IN_.htm Early Churches] at [http://sites.rootsweb.com/~intcags/index.html Tippecanoe County Area Genealogical Society]
  
 
'''''Ward and Branch Records of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints'''''
 
'''''Ward and Branch Records of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints'''''
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*West Lafayette
 
*West Lafayette
  
=== Court Records ===
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===Court Records===
 
{{IN Court Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Court Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
=== Directories ===
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===Directories===
 
{{IN Directories Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Directories Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
=== Emigration and Immigration ===
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===Emigration and Immigration===
 
{{IN Emigration Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Emigration Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
=== Ethnic, Political, and Religious Groups ===
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===Ethnic, Political, and Religious Groups===
 
{{IN Ethnic Groups Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Ethnic Groups Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
=== Funeral Homes ===
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===Funeral Homes===
 
{{IN Funeral Homes Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Funeral Homes Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
=== Genealogies ===
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===Genealogies===
 
{{IN Genealogies Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Genealogies Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
=== Guardianship ===
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===Guardianship===
 
{{IN Guardianship Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Guardianship Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
=== Land and Property Records ===
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===Land and Property Records===
 
{{IN Land Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Land Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
=== Local Histories ===
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===Local Histories===
 
{{IN Histories Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Histories Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
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*''Past and Present of Tippecanoe County, Indiana.'' 2 volumes. 1909. Edited by R.P. DeHart. Indianapolis, Indiana : B.F. Bowen & Company.  Online at: Vol. 1 - [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/479349-past-and-present-of-tippecanoe-county-indiana?offset=1 FamilySearch Digital Library], Vol. 2 - [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/484140-past-and-present-of-tippecanoe-county-indiana?offset=2 FamilySearch Digital Library], Vol. 1 & 2 - [https://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/006793259 Hathitrust], Vol. 1 - [https://archive.org/details/pastpresentoftip01indeha Internet Archive], Vol. 2 - [https://archive.org/details/pastpresentoftip02deha Internet Archive], Vol. 1 & 2 - [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/19955/ Ancestry ($)]; {{WorldCat|8069567|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}. Vol. 1 contains historical material; vol. 2 contains biographies.
 
*''Past and Present of Tippecanoe County, Indiana.'' 2 volumes. 1909. Edited by R.P. DeHart. Indianapolis, Indiana : B.F. Bowen & Company.  Online at: Vol. 1 - [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/479349-past-and-present-of-tippecanoe-county-indiana?offset=1 FamilySearch Digital Library], Vol. 2 - [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/484140-past-and-present-of-tippecanoe-county-indiana?offset=2 FamilySearch Digital Library], Vol. 1 & 2 - [https://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/006793259 Hathitrust], Vol. 1 - [https://archive.org/details/pastpresentoftip01indeha Internet Archive], Vol. 2 - [https://archive.org/details/pastpresentoftip02deha Internet Archive], Vol. 1 & 2 - [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/19955/ Ancestry ($)]; {{WorldCat|8069567|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}. Vol. 1 contains historical material; vol. 2 contains biographies.
  
=== Maps and Gazetteers ===
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===Maps and Gazetteers===
 
{{IN Maps Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Maps Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
 
{{IN Neighboring Counties Intro|county={{IN Tippecanoe County}}}}
 
{{IN Neighboring Counties Intro|county={{IN Tippecanoe County}}}}
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*[http://www.mapofus.org/indiana/ Old Antique Atlases & Maps of Indiana]
 
*[http://www.mapofus.org/indiana/ Old Antique Atlases & Maps of Indiana]
* [http://ulib.iupuidigital.org/cdm/search/collection/HIM/searchterm/Tippecanoe/field/title/mode/all/conn/and/order/title Historic Indiana Maps] at [http://ulib.iupuidigital.org/cdm/search/collection/HIM IUPUI University Library]
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*[http://ulib.iupuidigital.org/cdm/search/collection/HIM/searchterm/Tippecanoe/field/title/mode/all/conn/and/order/title Historic Indiana Maps] at [http://ulib.iupuidigital.org/cdm/search/collection/HIM IUPUI University Library]
 
*[https://www.tippecanoehistory.org/research/genealogy/ Alameda McCollough Research Library]
 
*[https://www.tippecanoehistory.org/research/genealogy/ Alameda McCollough Research Library]
  
=== Migration ===
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===Migration===
 
{{IN Migration Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Migration Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
=== Military Records ===
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===Military Records===
 
{{IN Military Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Military Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
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'''''Revolutionary War'''''<br>
 
'''''Revolutionary War'''''<br>
* [http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php#Tippecanoe Revolutionary War Soldiers Buried in Tippecanoe County, Indiana]  at [http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php Indiana Genealogical Society] ($)
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*[http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php#Tippecanoe Revolutionary War Soldiers Buried in Tippecanoe County, Indiana]  at [http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php Indiana Genealogical Society] ($)
  
 
'''''Civil War'''''<br>
 
'''''Civil War'''''<br>
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'''''World War I'''''<br>
 
'''''World War I'''''<br>
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*'''1919''' {{RecordSearch|2968238|Indiana, World War I, Enrollment Cards, 1919}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] - [[Indiana, World War I, Enrollment Cards, 1919 - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
 
*'''1919''' {{RecordSearch|2968238|Indiana, World War I, Enrollment Cards, 1919}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] - [[Indiana, World War I, Enrollment Cards, 1919 - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
 
*[http://sites.rootsweb.com/~intcags/tippecanoe_county_roll_of_honor%201919.htm Roll of Honor] at [http://sites.rootsweb.com/~intcags/index.html Tippecanoe County Area Genealogical Society]
 
*[http://sites.rootsweb.com/~intcags/tippecanoe_county_roll_of_honor%201919.htm Roll of Honor] at [http://sites.rootsweb.com/~intcags/index.html Tippecanoe County Area Genealogical Society]
  
=== Naturalization and Citizenship ===
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===Naturalization and Citizenship===
 
{{IN Naturalization Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Naturalization Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
* [https://secure.in.gov/apps/iara/search/Home/Search?searchNow=True&defaultCollectionId=&RecordSeriesId=5&Keywords=&County=Tippecanoe&SeriesCollectionId=0&PhotographTitle=&PhotographSubject=&FirstName=&LastName=&CourtType=&CourtDisposition=&StartDate=0&EndDate=0&UseSoundex=false Naturalization Record Series (for this county)]  at [https://secure.in.gov/apps/iara/search/ Indiana Digital Archives]. Search by names.
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*[https://secure.in.gov/apps/iara/search/Home/Search?searchNow=True&defaultCollectionId=&RecordSeriesId=5&Keywords=&County=Tippecanoe&SeriesCollectionId=0&PhotographTitle=&PhotographSubject=&FirstName=&LastName=&CourtType=&CourtDisposition=&StartDate=0&EndDate=0&UseSoundex=false Naturalization Record Series (for this county)]  at [https://secure.in.gov/apps/iara/search/ Indiana Digital Archives]. Search by names.
  
=== Newspapers ===
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===Newspapers===
 
{{IN Newspapers Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Newspapers Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
* '''1804-2010''' [https://newspapers.library.in.gov/?a=p&p=regionbrowser&e=-------en-20--1--txt-txIN------- Hoosier State Chronicles 1804-2010]
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*'''1804-2010''' [https://newspapers.library.in.gov/?a=p&p=regionbrowser&e=-------en-20--1--txt-txIN------- Hoosier State Chronicles 1804-2010]
 
*[http://www.ingenweb.org/intippecanoe/newspap.html Newspapers on Microfilm] at the [https://tcpl.lib.in.us/ Tippecanoe Co., Indiana Public Library]
 
*[http://www.ingenweb.org/intippecanoe/newspap.html Newspapers on Microfilm] at the [https://tcpl.lib.in.us/ Tippecanoe Co., Indiana Public Library]
  
=== Obituaries ===
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===Obituaries===
 
{{IN Obituaries Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Obituaries Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
=== Other Records ===
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===Other Records===
 
{{IN Other Records Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Other Records Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
=== Periodicals ===
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===Periodicals===
 
{{IN Periodicals Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Periodicals Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
=== Probate Records ===
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===Probate Records===
 
{{IN Probate Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Probate Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
 
*'''1798-1999''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9045 Indiana Wills and Probate Records 1798-1999] at [https://www.ancestry.com/search/ Ancestry] $
 
*'''1798-1999''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9045 Indiana Wills and Probate Records 1798-1999] at [https://www.ancestry.com/search/ Ancestry] $
  
=== School Records ===
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===School Records===
 
{{IN Schools Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Schools Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
* [http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php#Tippecanoe Directory of Teachers for Tippecanoe County (1936)]  at [http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php Indiana Genealogical Society] ($)
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*[http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php#Tippecanoe Directory of Teachers for Tippecanoe County (1936)]  at [http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php Indiana Genealogical Society] ($)
* [http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php#Tippecanoe Students and Teachers of West Lafayette High School (1923, 1926)]  at [http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php Indiana Genealogical Society] ($)
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*[http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php#Tippecanoe Students and Teachers of West Lafayette High School (1923, 1926)]  at [http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php Indiana Genealogical Society] ($)
* [http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php#Tippecanoe Selected Alumni, Students, and Teachers of Jefferson High School, Lafayette (1928)]  at [http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php Indiana Genealogical Society] ($)
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*[http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php#Tippecanoe Selected Alumni, Students, and Teachers of Jefferson High School, Lafayette (1928)]  at [http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php Indiana Genealogical Society] ($)
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===Social Security Records===
 
===Social Security Records===
*'''1935-2014''' {{RecordSearch|1202535|United States Social Security Death Index}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] - [[United States Social Security Death Index - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to use this collection]]; index. ''Also at [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/3693/ Ancestry], [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/social-security-death-index findmypast], [https://www.fold3.com/title/830/ Fold3], [https://www.genealogybank.com/explore/ssdi/all GenealogyBank], [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10002/us-social-security-death-index-ssdi?s=270606331 MyHeritage], and [https://stevemorse.org/ssdi/ssdi.html Steve Morse].'' [[United States Social Security Administration Records#Social Security Death Index (SSDI)|Click here for more information]].
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*'''1935-2014''' {{RecordSearch|1202535|United States Social Security Death Index}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] - [[United States Social Security Death Index - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to use this collection]]; index. ''Also at [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/3693/ Ancestry], [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/social-security-death-index findmypast], [https://www.fold3.com/title/830/ Fold3], [https://www.genealogybank.com/explore/ssdi/all GenealogyBank], [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10002/us-social-security-death-index-ssdi?s=270606331 MyHeritage], and [https://stevemorse.org/ssdi/ssdi.html Steve Morse].'' [[United States Social Security Administration Records#Social Security Death Index (SSDI)|Click here for more information]].
 
*'''1936-2007''' [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/60901/ U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007] at [https://www.ancestry.com/search/ Ancestry ($)] — index, [[United States Social Security Administration Records#Social Security Applications and Claims Index|click here for more information]].
 
*'''1936-2007''' [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/60901/ U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007] at [https://www.ancestry.com/search/ Ancestry ($)] — index, [[United States Social Security Administration Records#Social Security Applications and Claims Index|click here for more information]].
=== Tax Records ===
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{{IN Tax Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Tax Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
=== Vital Records ===
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===Vital Records===
 
{{IN Vital Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Vital Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
==== Birth ====
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{{IN Birth Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Birth Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
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{{IN Marriage Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Marriage Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
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*'''1811-2007''' {{RecordSearch|1410397|Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] - [[Indiana Marriage Records - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
 
*'''1811-2007''' {{RecordSearch|1410397|Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] - [[Indiana Marriage Records - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
  
==== Death ====
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{{IN Death Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Death Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
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*'''1899-2011''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60716 Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011] at [https://www.ancestry.com/search/ Ancestry] $
 
*'''1899-2011''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60716 Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011] at [https://www.ancestry.com/search/ Ancestry] $
  
==== Divorce ====
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{{IN Divorce Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Divorce Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
== Research Facilities ==
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==Research Facilities==
 
{{IN Research Facilities Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Research Facilities Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
=== Archives ===
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{{IN Archives Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Archives Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
=== Family History Centers ===
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===Family History Centers===
 
{{Family History Centers Intro}}
 
{{Family History Centers Intro}}
  
 
'''West Lafayette Indiana Family History Center'''<br>3224 Jasper St West<br>Lafayette IN 47906<br>Phone: 765-463-5079<br>Email: [mailto:IN_Lafayette@familyhistorymail.org IN_Lafayette@familyhistorymail.org]<br>[[West Lafayette Indiana Family History Center|Website]]
 
'''West Lafayette Indiana Family History Center'''<br>3224 Jasper St West<br>Lafayette IN 47906<br>Phone: 765-463-5079<br>Email: [mailto:IN_Lafayette@familyhistorymail.org IN_Lafayette@familyhistorymail.org]<br>[[West Lafayette Indiana Family History Center|Website]]
  
=== Libraries ===
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===Libraries===
 
{{IN Libraries Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Libraries Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
 
'''Tippecanoe County Public Library'''<br>Downtown Branch<br>627 South Street<br>Lafayette, IN 47901<br>Phone: 765-429-0100<br>[http://www.tcpl.lib.in.us/ Website] (and other branch locations)
 
'''Tippecanoe County Public Library'''<br>Downtown Branch<br>627 South Street<br>Lafayette, IN 47901<br>Phone: 765-429-0100<br>[http://www.tcpl.lib.in.us/ Website] (and other branch locations)
  
=== Museums ===
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{{IN Museums Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Museums Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
== Societies ==
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{{IN Societies Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
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'''Shelby Township Historical Association'''<br>7537 U.S. Highway 52 W.<br>West Lafayette, IN 47906<br>Phone: 765-583-2165
 
'''Shelby Township Historical Association'''<br>7537 U.S. Highway 52 W.<br>West Lafayette, IN 47906<br>Phone: 765-583-2165
  
== Websites ==
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==Websites==
 
{{IN Websites Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Websites Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
* [https://secure.in.gov/apps/iara/search/ Indiana Digital Archives] Search by name in all records or specific collections
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*[https://secure.in.gov/apps/iara/search/ Indiana Digital Archives] Search by name in all records or specific collections
* [http://images.indianahistory.org/cdm Indiana Historical Society Digital Collections] Extensive - keyword searches suggested
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*[http://images.indianahistory.org/cdm Indiana Historical Society Digital Collections] Extensive - keyword searches suggested
* [https://digital.library.in.gov/Web/CollectionsAcrossIndiana Indiana Memory] Click the map or select a statewide collection
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*[https://digital.library.in.gov/Web/CollectionsAcrossIndiana Indiana Memory] Click the map or select a statewide collection
* [https://digital.statelib.lib.in.us/legacy/indexes.aspx List of indexes and databases] at [https://www.in.gov/library/ Indiana State Library]
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*[https://digital.statelib.lib.in.us/legacy/indexes.aspx List of indexes and databases] at [https://www.in.gov/library/ Indiana State Library]
* [http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php Indiana Genealogical Society Databases] Select a county
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*[http://www.indgensoc.org/membersonly/county/index.php Indiana Genealogical Society Databases] Select a county
 
*[https://www.everynameindex.com/free_indexes/indiana_counties Every Name Index.com] Online  indexes for county histories. Select a county
 
*[https://www.everynameindex.com/free_indexes/indiana_counties Every Name Index.com] Online  indexes for county histories. Select a county
 
*[http://usgwarchives.net/in/tippecan/tippecan.html USGenWeb], Tippecanoe County
 
*[http://usgwarchives.net/in/tippecan/tippecan.html USGenWeb], Tippecanoe County
 
*[http://www.ingenweb.org/intippecanoe/ InGenWeb], Tippecanoe County
 
*[http://www.ingenweb.org/intippecanoe/ InGenWeb], Tippecanoe County
 
*{{FHL Place IDNum|198142|Indiana|Tippecanoe}} – The FamilySearch catalog contains descriptions and access information for all genealogical materials (including books, online materials, microfilm, microfiche, and publications) in their collection.  Use [https://familysearch.org/search/ Historical Records] to search for specific individuals in genealogical records.
 
*{{FHL Place IDNum|198142|Indiana|Tippecanoe}} – The FamilySearch catalog contains descriptions and access information for all genealogical materials (including books, online materials, microfilm, microfiche, and publications) in their collection.  Use [https://familysearch.org/search/ Historical Records] to search for specific individuals in genealogical records.
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{{IN Research Guides Intro|Tippecanoe}}
 
{{IN Research Guides Intro|Tippecanoe}}
  
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Guide to Tippecanoe County, Indiana ancestry, genealogy and family history, birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

County Facts
County seat: Lafayette
Organized: March 1, 1826
Parent County(s): Parke, Unorganized territory[1]
Neighboring Counties
White  • Carroll  • Clinton  • Montgomery  • Fountain  • Warren  • Benton
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County Information[edit | edit source]

Description[edit | edit source]

Tippecanoe County was named for the Anglicization of "Kethtippecanoogi", a Miami people term meaning "place of the succor fish people." The county is located in the west-central area of the state.[2]

County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Tippecanoe County Courthouse
301 Main Street
Lafayette, IN 47901
Phone: 765-423-9326
County Website

Tippecanoe County Health Department
629 N 6th St
Lafayette, IN, 47901
Health Officer: Dr. Jeremy Adler
Phone Number: 765-423-9221
Fax: 765-423-9797
Email: crich@tippecanoe.in.gov
Health Department

Clerk Circuit Court has marriage records from 1830, divorce records from 1850, probate and court records from 1832 and naturalization records on microfilm.
Health Department has birth records and death records.
Copies may be obtained from the county health department or the Indiana State Division of Vital Records.

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Record Dates[edit | edit source]

Information for this chart was taken from various sources, often containing conflicting dates. This information should be taken as a guide and should be verified by contacting the county and/or the state government agency.

Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records[3]
Birth* Marriage Death* Court Land Probate Census
1882 1830 1850 1832 1826 1832 1807
Statewide registration for births in 1907 and deaths in Oct 1899. General compliance by 1917.

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

For a complete list of populated places, including small neighborhoods and suburbs, visit HomeTown Locator. The following are the most historically and genealogically relevant populated places in this county:[6]

Cities
Towns
Unincorporated communities
Census-designated places
Townships
Ghost towns


History Timeline[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Bible Records[edit | edit source]

Biographies[edit | edit source]

Business, Commerce, and Occupations[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries of Tippecanoe County, Indiana online and in print
Tombstone Transcriptions Online
Tombstone Transcriptions in Print (Often more complete)
List of Cemeteries in the County
See Indiana Cemeteries for more information.

 

Census Records[edit | edit source]

For tips on accessing Tippecanoe County census records online, see: Indiana Census.

Historical populations
Census Pop.
1830 7,187
1840 13,724 91.0%
1850 19,377 41.2%
1860 25,726 32.8%
1870 33,515 30.3%
1880 35,966 7.3%
1890 35,078 −2.5%
1900 38,659 10.2%
1910 40,063 3.6%
1920 42,813 6.9%
1930 47,535 11.0%
1940 51,020 7.3%
1950 74,473 46.0%
1960 89,122 19.7%
1970 109,378 22.7%
1980 121,702 11.3%
1990 130,598 7.3%
2000 148,955 14.1%
2010 172,780 16.0%
Source: "Wikipedia.org".

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Most church records are held by individual churches. For contact information, check a phone directory, such as SearchBug or Dex Knows. Some denominations are gathering their records into a central repository. For more information about these major repositories, see Indiana Church Records.

Ward and Branch Records of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

  • West Lafayette

Court Records[edit | edit source]

Directories[edit | edit source]

Emigration and Immigration[edit | edit source]

Ethnic, Political, and Religious Groups[edit | edit source]

Funeral Homes[edit | edit source]

Genealogies[edit | edit source]

Guardianship[edit | edit source]

Land and Property Records[edit | edit source]

Land and property records can place an ancestor in a particular location, provide economic information, and reveal family relationships. Land records include: deeds, abstracts and indexes, mortgages, leases, grants and land patents. See Indiana Land and Property for additional information about early Indiana land grants and patents.

After land was transferred from the government to private ownership, subsequent transactions were recorded at the Tippecanoe County courthouse, where records are currently housed.

Local Histories[edit | edit source]

Local histories are available for Tippecanoe County. County histories may include biographies; church, school and government histories; and military information. For more information about local histories, see Indiana Local Histories.

Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Benton CountyWhite CountyCarroll CountyClinton CountyMontgomery CountyFountain CountyWarren CountyIN TIPPECANOE.PNG
Click a neighboring county
for more resources

Migration[edit | edit source]

Military Records[edit | edit source]

Revolutionary War

Civil War
Civil War service men from Tippecanoe County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Tippecanoe County.

World War I

Naturalization and Citizenship[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Indiana newspapers may contain genealogical value including obituaries, births, marriages, deaths, anniversaries, family gatherings, family travel, achievements, business notices, engagement information, and probate court proceedings.

For more Indiana newspaper information see the wiki page Indiana Newspapers.

Obituaries[edit | edit source]

Other Records[edit | edit source]

Periodicals[edit | edit source]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

In most counties in Indiana, probate records have been kept by the county clerk of the circuit court. They include wills, fee books, claim registers, legacy records, inheritance records, probate ticklers, and dockets. The records are available at the Tippecanoe County courthouse. For more information, see Indiana Probate Records.

School Records[edit | edit source]

Social Security Records[edit | edit source]

Tax Records[edit | edit source]

Indiana tax records complement land records and can be used in place of censuses or to supplement the years between censuses. Because only persons who owned taxable property were listed, many residents were not included in tax lists. There may also be gaps of several years in the tax records of some counties. For more information see the wiki page Indiana Taxation.

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Vital records consist of birth, death, marriage and divorce records. Indiana law in 1882 required registration of births and deaths in counties. The Indiana Department of Health has birth records filed after October 1907 and death records filed after January 1900 for deaths. Copies may be obtained from the county health department or the Indiana State Division of Vital Records.

Birth[edit | edit source]

Marriage[edit | edit source]

Death[edit | edit source]

Divorce[edit | edit source]

Research Facilities[edit | edit source]

Archives[edit | edit source]

Listed below are archives in Tippecanoe County. For state-wide archival repositories, see Indiana Archives and Libraries.

Family History Centers[edit | edit source]

Family History Centers provide one-on-one assistance, free access to center-only databases, and to premium genealogical websites.
FamilySearch Affiliate Libraries have access to most center-only databases, but may not always have full services normally provided by a family history center.

Local Centers and Libraries

West Lafayette Indiana Family History Center
3224 Jasper St West
Lafayette IN 47906
Phone: 765-463-5079
Email: IN_Lafayette@familyhistorymail.org
Website

Libraries[edit | edit source]

Listed below are libraries in Tippecanoe County. For state-wide genealogical societies, see Indiana Archives and Libraries.

Tippecanoe County Public Library
Downtown Branch
627 South Street
Lafayette, IN 47901
Phone: 765-429-0100
Website (and other branch locations)

Museums[edit | edit source]

Societies[edit | edit source]

Listed below are societies in Tippecanoe County. For state-wide genealogical societies, see Indiana Societies.

Tippecanoe County Area Genealogical Society
PO Box 2464
West Lafayette, IN 47996
Phone: 765-427-6459
E-mail: tipcoasoc@gmail.com
Website

Tippecanoe County Historical Association
1001 South Street
Lafayette, IN 47901
Phone: 765-467-8411 ext #2
Fax: 765-467-8414
Website

Shelby Township Historical Association
7537 U.S. Highway 52 W.
West Lafayette, IN 47906
Phone: 765-583-2165

Websites[edit | edit source]

Research Guides[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Indiana.At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "Tippecanoe County," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tippecanoe_County,_Indiana accessed 04/04/2017.
  3. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Indiana.At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  4. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Indiana.At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  5. Wikipedia contributors, "Adams County, Indiana" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adams_County,_Indiana (accessed 10 May 2012).
  6. Wikipedia contributors, "Tippecanoe County, Indiana," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tippecanoe_County%2C_Indiana, accessed 11 January 2020.