Jefferson County IN Genealogy

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Jefferson County Records by City/Town

Canaan Genealogy (36)
Deputy Genealogy (36)
Hanover Genealogy (62)
Madison Genealogy (237)

Saluda Genealogy (31)
Shelby Genealogy (46)
Smyrna Genealogy (30)

Overview of Jefferson County Records

  • Jefferson County was created in 1811 from Dearborn and Clark counties.
  • Copies of birth records for 1907 and later, as well as death records for 1900 and later can be obtained from the Indiana State Department of Health.
  • The Jefferson County Health Department has birth records starting in 1882, death records starting in 1882, and burial records.
  • The Jefferson County Clerk has marriage records starting in 1811, divorce records, probate records starting in 1811, and court records starting in 1811.
  • The Jefferson County Recorder has land records starting in 1811.
  • Online indexes and images of some of the above records can be found by using the links on this site.