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Dearborn County
- Resources -

Dearborn County Courthouse
215 West High Street
Lawrenceburg, IN 47025
-Addressed to the name of the office required
Offices are open Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
You can reach all offices at the Court House by calling: (812) 537-1040

Dearborn County Health Department
215B West High Street
Lawrenceburg, IN 47025
(812) 537-8826
-Located in courthouse building directly behind the original courthouse building.
Request for death and birth certificate; (certified copies only)
$5.00 for Death and $6.00 for Birth
You may personally research the records at no costs.
Note: Birth and Death records were not required to be kept until 1882.

Dearborn County Historical Society
508 West High Street
Lawrenceburg, IN 47025-1916
Phone: (812) 537-4075
Hours: Mon through Friday 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Closed: Saturday & Sunday
Other hours: By appointment
The Historical Society will research a specific name for a $10.00 per hour charge.


Dearborn County Libraries

Lawrenceburg Public Library
150 Mary Street
Lawrenceburg, Indiana 47025
Phone: 812-537-2775
Fax: 812-537-2810
Hours: Monday-Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
            Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
            Saturday 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Resident Genealogist: Joyce Baer
Phone:812-537-2775 Ext. 39

Persons planning a visit to the library with intentions of seeing our genealogist should call ahead. All requests about family records must be sent via US Postal Mail and include a self-addressed stamped envelope with a $1.00 for copies. Up to one hour of research can be done at no cost except for copy cost when you send a self-addressed stamped envelope and the $1.00. Short questions about genealogy can be addressed via e-mail."

Genealogical Resources at the Lawrenceburg Public Library

Aurora Public Library
414 Second Street
Aurora, Indiana 47001
Phone: 812-926-0646
Hours: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. weekdays and 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Saturday
E-mail address: Aurora Public Library
The library has old newspapers on microfilm, along with history related books.

Other Area Libraries

Cincinnati and Hamiliton County Public Library

Batesville Memorial Public Library (Ripley Co., Indiana)

Switzerland County Public Library (Indiana)

Boone County Public Library (Kentucky)

Kenton County Public Library (Kentucky)

Indiana Family History Centers (LDS)

State Libraries

Allen County Public Library (Indiana)


Ohio County News (Indiana)

235 Main St.
PO Box 128
Rising Sun, IN 47040
Please send a Self Addressed Stamped Envelope when mailing requests.

The Cincinnati Enquirer