Genealogy, Obituary & Local History Listings

Local History

Starke County Genealogical Society - The objectives of the Starke County Genealogical Society of Indiana are to educate and to collect, preserve and disseminate knowledge and information about genealogy, history, biography and heraldry, especially with reference to Starke County, Indiana.

Starke County Historical Society


posted Nov 22, 2013, 10:53 AM by North Judson Public Library   [ updated Nov 22, 2013, 10:53 AM ]

A listing of over 160 million burial records world wide.  Cemeteries and gravesites are organized by location, claim to fame, date and numerous other categories.

Indiana Immigration Records

posted Sep 5, 2013, 5:46 PM by North Judson Public Library   [ updated Nov 22, 2013, 10:29 AM ]

Allen County just added its naturalization records to the Indiana Digital Archives along with 40 other counties! Interested in Hoosier Immigration? Check it out at Indiana Digital Archives.

Birth & Death Certificates

posted Nov 1, 2012, 3:50 PM by North Judson Public Library   [ updated Nov 17, 2012, 8:33 AM ]

Certified copies of birth and death certificates are available from the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) by mail-in only or from the local health department in the county where the event occurred on a walk-in basis. All requests require proper identification and proof of relationship to the person whose record is being requested is required. Methods of payment and fees may vary. 

Visit the site below if you want/need to request a copy of a birth certificate (form 49607) or death certificate (form 49606) from the State of Indiana.

Indiana Department of Health - Vital Records

Following is the contact information and fees for the Starke County Health Department:

 Theresa Alexander, MD
53 East Washington Street
Knox, Indiana  46534

Phone:  574-772-9137
Fax:  574-772-8035

Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

 Birth Certificate - $10 / Copy - $10

Death Certificate - $10 / Copy - $10

Paternity Affidavit - $5

Genealogy Search - $10 for the first ten names,
$5 for each additional name

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