Welcome to
Putnam County, Indiana

The USGenWeb Project / The Indiana GenWeb Project

Welcome to the Putnam County, Indiana, Genealogy site -we hope you find this helpful. If you have any Putnam County related obituaries, marriage announcements, wills, births/deaths, ot pictures, please contact me :) Love to add goodies !!


*****HUBBY IS REDOING THE SITE***** -- here is one of the links - on the right side, use the get-around links to find more - basically he is finished with the A-G biographies and obituaries and a few other items so others WILL NOT WORK. He should finish about the end of the year or somewhat into 2018 but ENJOY -- he redid the Fountain site and it's awesome. Make sure on the right you try the " get-around links"

You might like to check What's New -- this lists what has been added each month

Also just began the Surname Index - please send me ones to add :) Thanks kbz

Recently worked on some Links regarding Putnam County - PLEASE send any others you know of my way :)

Military Information

Just revamped the Births - would love to finish this project sometime :)

Click here to see photos - would love MORE :) -- see more here


Three great new indexes thanks to Martha Graham -- these are for people born in Putnam but died elsewhere :) She rocks - big time. See the Bio, Deaths, Marriage index pages !!

A SUPER thank you to Jeff Scism for all his fantabulous help throughout my 20 years in GenWebdom :) - k

Data contained within this website may only be used with permission of the submitter, for non-commercial research and educational activities, and for personal genealogical information. Please do not republish the content unless you contact the submitter, and/or the webmaster, and cite this website as a source. "The InGenWeb Project, Putnam County, Indiana, [../inputnam/]"

This website is being re-established beginning in December 2012, and it will be under improvement for some time as we gather data, format and publish it. This means we need DATA, and volunteers to help transcribe. If you appreciate this data being available, and would like to volunteer, please contact Karen Zach at the following link.

Site/County Coordinator is Karen Zach

INGenWeb State Coordinator - Lena Harper

Assistant State Coordinator - Jim Cox

Assistant State Coordinator - Karen Zach

Becoming an INGenWeb Volunteer

If you find any broken links or other website issues, please contact Webmaster


This Site

search engine by freefind advanced

Peffley Families Book

Peffley Book

Exact Phrase:

Putnam County Mailing List

To subscribe, send a message to (click the link and send from the address you wish subscribed). If you prefer the digest form, send to
. To post messages, use the following address: [after subscribing!].

Important: If you are changing mail servers, unsubscribe from the mailing list BEFORE you make the change. Then resubscribe after the change has been made. If this isn't possible, email: List manager. To unsubscribe, send a message to

Broken links: Please report them when you find them. Thanks

Data Contributions are welcome.

Putnam County Surnames:
Surname Registry


Putnam County Offices

Cyril Johnson Genealogy Room
Putnam County Library

On-Line Data:
Township History And "Firsts"
Vital Records
Biographies, Obituaries and Life notes.
Mary Jo Johnson's transcriptions (Deaths)(partial)
Cemetery Index Page

Peffley, Peffly, Pefley
Families in America,
1938, By May Miller Frost

Surrounding Counties:

Wabash Valley Genealogical Society

Indiana Township Locator

Indiana Society, Sons of the American Revolution

Indiana Society of Pioneers

Indiana Family Group Sheets

Space provided by Rootsweb

Helpful Links

Indiana Vital Records

Indiana Historical Society

DePauw University
Indiana United Methodism

INGenWeb Archives

USGenWeb Archives

Cemetery Locator,
Indiana State Library Message Boards


Putnam County Family Homepages

Larry Tipton is Putnam County Historian.

To submit data for this site, Please contact: Site Manager

© 2016 & Beyond .... Copyright for "USGenWeb Project for Putnam County, Indiana", by Karen Zach.


Clay County | Owen County | Morgan County
Hendricks County | Montgomery County | Parke County

The INGenWeb Project, Copyright ©1997-2016 & Beyond .... Putnam County Website
© Copyright 2016 & Beyond ... Karen Zach

Data contained within this website may only be used with permission of the submitter, for non-commercial research and educational activities, and for personal genealogical information.