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Genealogy

Discover your roots at the Library! The Monticello-Union Township Public Library provides resources, materials, microfilm, and services to support your interests in researching your family's history. In the each of the categories, we have listed all the materials available for you to review at the library. These materials are not available to leave the library, but you can copy and print from the items. The microfilm machine is available to use and we have provided a listing of the films in our cabinet. Please visit the circulation desk before using the microfilm machine. The Library offers the Ancestry Library Edition database for researching your family history and lists other digital resources to access from home.

One-on-one researching can be requested through the circulation desk or you can access the Ancestry Library Edition on any computer within the library only. It cannot be accessed from home. To set up a one-on-one, please visit the circulation desk or call 574-583-2665 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Genealogy Resources

Cemetery Records and Historical Books

School Yearbooks

Microfilm

Here is an inventory of the microfilm available at the library. There is a microfilm machine provided for you to browse the film and either print or download the copy. Fees apply for copies made. 

  • W.P.A.  Wells and White County
  • 1840 Census Wells, White and Whitley
  • September 17, 1850 – December 23, 1854 Prairie Chieftain
  • March 1858--Mar.1862 White County Democrat 
  • March 12, 1859 – January 17, 1862 Monticello Spectator
  • July 7, 1870 – December 21, 1916 Monticello Herald
  • June 9, 1886 – September 26, 1888 Idaville Observer
  • 1890—1955 White County Democrat
  • 1900 Census Wells, White and Whitley
  • 1902—1920 Monon News
  • 1904-1912 Idaville Observer
  • 1910 Census White, Whitley, Carroll, Boone and Cass Counties
  • 1913 The Reynolds Journal
  • November 1913-December 1943 The Burnettsville Times
  • February 26, 1913 – August 26, 1929 Monticello Evening Journal
  • 1918 Monticello Herald
  • 1920 Census (Federal) Indiana Wells & White County
  • Jul. 18, 1921--March 10, 1922 Monticello Evening Journal
  • January 1922-July 13, 1939 Monticello Herald
  • August 17, 1929 – December 31, 1938 Monticello Evening Journal
  • 1956-March 1966 White County Times
  • July 1939 – June 1951 Monticello Herald Journal
  • July 1957 – April 1962 Monticello Herald Journal
  • May 1962 – April 1972 Monticello Herald Journal
  • May 1972-April 1979 Monticello Herald Journal
  • May 1979-December 1989 Monticello Herald Journal
  • January 1990 - December 2002 Monticello Herald Journal
  • July 1991 - December 1991 Delphi Sun
  • 2003 - 2017 Monticello Herald Journal
 
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