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Thursday, Nov. 26
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The Genealogy collection is located on the upper floor in the east side of the building. Entrances on both floors are handicapped accessible. There is an elevator between floors and the handicapped accessible restroom is on the upper floor.

Genealogy packets, available for $3.00, include information on where records are kept, what is located at the Archives and the library, three different family charts, a guide to just starting out in genealogy, a map of all the counties in Indiana, a checklist of genealogical resources and more!

Before You Visit

Registration log; Food and drink; Copier use; Microfilm machines;
Technology: computers, laptops, cameras & cell phones;
Circulation of materials; Donations ; Map of Downtown Wabash

Research Services

Requirements for requests; Costs; Independent researcher list

Online Wabash County Resources

Obituary indexes; Census indexes; Newspapers; Wabash County links

Wabash County Resources

In-house resources, Microfilm Resources, List of oral history CDs, List of cemeteries with locations

Indiana Resources

In-house resources; Links to online resources

Resources for the Surrounding States and Midwest

In-house resources; Links to online resources

Resources for Other States and Regions




Canada, Ireland, United Kingdom


Online lessons; charts and forms; Searchable encyclopedia, birth date calculator


Immigration/Emigration; Passenger lists; Naturalization records/Alien registration records; Ships

Maps & Geography

World, United States, Midwest, Plat Book Collection, Civil War; Railroad

Land Records


Military Records



Census Enumerator instructions; Census questions; Census Data  

Buildings & Architecture