The Willard Library in Evansville, Indiana has helpful online collections for genealogy and family history including birth, marriage, and death records, school records, newspaper clippings, company records, photos, postcards, and more.

 

 

Birth Marriage and Death records #OnGenealogy

Evansville Birth, Marriage, & Death Records

 

Ministers IndexA valuable alternative source for genealogical information found in Vanderburgh County, Indiana, church records, such as baptisms, confirmations, marriages, and deaths.

 

Church IndexA valuable alternative source for genealogical information found in Vanderburgh County, Indiana, church records, such as baptisms, confirmations, marriages, and deaths.

 

Vanderburgh County Marriage IndexVanderburgh County, Indiana, marriages from 1818 to 1979 and a form to request county records.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Residence records and what they might include

Evansville Residence Records

 

Evansville Streets & BuildingsSearch for information in the library’s archives about residences and commercial businesses in Evansville from the mid-1800’s.

 

Evansville Sanborn MapsEvansville Sanborn Maps were orginally used for fire insurance purposes, but now, can be invaluable for local historians in learning how various Evansville buildings and even building materials changed over the years

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Life Records school work church court government library social life #OnGenealogy

Evansville Daily Life Records

 

 

Biographies

Vanderburgh County BiographiesIndex of biographical data about individuals associated with Vanderburgh County, Indiana, from mid-1850s to 1990s.

 

 

Business

Vanderburgh County Companies – Search by company name for news and miscellaneous information in the library’s archives about selected Vanderburgh County businesses dating back to the mid-1800s.

 

Evansville Streets & BuildingsSearch for information in the library’s archives about residences and commercial businesses in Evansville from the mid-1800’s.

 

 

Names & Surnames

Evansville Radio Scripts IndexIndex of individuals mentioned in Evansville, Indiana, radio news programs on WEOA and WGBF from 1941 to 1949 and 1966 to 1974.

 

 

 

Newspapers

Evansville Historic Newspaper IndexIndex of microfilmed articles in Evansville, Indiana, newspapers from 1821 to 1860, in the library’s genealogy and local history collection.

 

 

 

Photos & Postcards

Evansville Historic Photo CollectionArchived photographs of Evansville and the surrounding area document people, places, and events from the 1870s to the present. (Many available to view online.)

 

Evansville Historic Postcard CollectionSearch and view historical postcards with scenes of Evansville, Indiana, from the archives of Willard Library. (Postcards are available to view online.)

 

 

 

Schools

Evansville High School Senior PicturesIndex of high school senior photos from mid-1950s to mid-1980s, from Koch’s Studio, Evansville, Indiana.

Comments

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.