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Useful Grant County Genealogy Links

These are some links related to Grant County (Indiana) genealogy that I'd like to share with other "gravers." These are the ones I use most often to enter information for Grant County.

Chronicle-Tribune Obituaries

This site has the daily Chronicle-Tribune obituaries, but now requires a subscription in order to view the full articles.

Grant County Death Records

These records are death records from people who died in Grant County from 1970 to the present date, although you can find a few older records.

Grant Cemeteries

This is a great site that contains locations of cemeteries with pictures and GPS, as well as some transcriptions. It also contains a few cemeteries from neighboring counties.

Marion Public Library Genealogy Database

Here you can find records from all of Grant County's cemeteries, with only a few names missing here and there. You can also find marriage records and orphan home records among other things.

Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Home

This is the NSW funeral home web site that handles most of the funerals in Marion/Grant County. It has obituaries dating back to 2005.

Owen-Weilert-Duncan Funeral Home

This is a website for Owen-Weilert-Duncan funeral home, which is located in Marion.

Raven-Choate Funeral Home

This is another one of Grant County's funeral homes.

Shelia Watson's Cemetery Site at Rootsweb

This site shows transcriptions from most of the Grant County Cemeteries, read by the late Shelia Watson.

SSDI Records

This is my now favorite website that has death records from the Social Security administration. This can be used to find full birth and death dates. I am not sure how often the website is updated.

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