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Switzerland County Bastardy Cases

The following are bastardy cases found in the Switzerland County, Indiana Circuit Court Order Books. The index currently covers 1814 to 1842.

The first person listed is the mother and the second person was sued by the state or the mother as the potential father. View the original records for details on the case which may have come before the court multiple times.

Additional details may be found in the Circuit Court Complete Records Books and the court packets.

Digital copies of the Order Book pages are available on the Record Requests Page. Additional research is available in the Circuit Court Complete Record Books and the court packets by contacting tina@indianasgore.com for rates.

GivenSurnameGivenSurnameBookPage
CharlotteBeachThorntonViolet312
ThorntonViolet363
ThomasBradley3251
ThomasBradley3293
NancyProtsmanThomasBradley484
BetzyGibbsDavidNihell512
ElizaSedamGadSpragueA259
GadSpragueA259
TemperanceMurdockHughBoyleA384
RachelRobbinsHenry BBurtonJ11
WilsonSmithJ25
Henry BBurtonJ53
JarretKelsoK213
SusanAllenGarretKelsoK284
LouisaBlodgetStephen RGerrardK304
LouisaBlodgetStephen RGerardK316
LouisaBlodgetStephenGirrardK411
MariahDupughJamesMcLaughlinK494
RosettaSpoonFelixCarverK500