Gibson County, Indiana

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Gibson is a county in Indiana. It was formed in 1813 from the following county/ies: Knox. Gibson began keeping birth records in 1882, marriage records in 1813, and death records in 1880. It began keeping land records in 1836, probate records in 1813, and court records in 1813. For more information, contact the county at Courthouse Sq./P.O. Box 630, Princeton 47670. On the attached map, Gibson is located at J1.


There have been a few books written on the history of Gibson County, Indiana. Here are two titles that can be accessed for free:

| History of Gibson County, Indiana: her people, industries and institutions, with biographical sketches of representative citizens and genealogical records of many of the old families, by Gil R. Stormont (B.F. Bowen, Indianapolis, 1914)

History of Gibson County, Indiana with illustrations descriptive of its scenery and biographical sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers, by James T. Tartt & Co. (Edwardsville, IL, 1884)


| Princeton & Gibson County History Page

| Gibson County, Indiana on INGenWeb (US GenWeb Project)

| Gibson County, Indiana on Genealogy Trails

| Gibson County, Indiana, Genealogy and Family History on Linkpendium

For information about the state of Indiana see Indiana Family History Research.

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