Howard County Indiana
WPA Index of Names of Persons and Firms: O
The following index to Howard County Indiana county
atlases and other local documents was published in the late 1930’s as a
Work Projects Administration (W.P.A.) project. The index is
alphabetical, with an abbreviation for the county history, and a page
number. The publications referenced (see below) may be available at a
local library (including the Kokomo-Howard
County Public Library) or through Inter-Library Loan.
- A = Combination Atlas
Map Of Howard County, Indiana . Kingman Bros: Chicago, 1877 Available
- B = Blanchard, Charles ed. Counties
of Howard and Tipton, Indiana: Historical and Biographical. F.A.
Battey & Co., Chicago, 1883 Available
- C1 & C2 = Biographical
and Genealogical History of Cass, Miami, Howard and Tipton Counties,
Indiana. Chicago : Lewis Pub. Co., 1898 - 2 volumes.
One Available Online
- M1 & M2 = Morrow, Jackson.
History of Howard County, Indiana.
Indianapolis : B. F. Bowen - c. 1909. 2 volumes.
Available Online: Volume
One * Volume
- P = Payne, Edna Jones. Memoirs
of New London Community, Howard County Indiana. Russiaville,
IN : G. L. Woody, 1936
Example: BAILEY, James L -- B 104, 358; M1 130
individual is referenced on page 104 and 358 of the Blanchard history,
as well as on page 130 of the first volume of the Morrow history.
Within the index entries - the following abbreviations
may be used:
b = born; m =married; d= died; w = wife of. A page number followed by
"a" indicates an appendix reference, while "f" indicates a footnote.
B * C * D * E * F * G * H * I * J * K * L * M * N * O * P * Q * R * S * T * U - V * W * X-Y-Z
ODOM, Mrs. Ernest H [sic], m. Ernest
H. . JULOW -- C2 1033
OVERMAN, Elizabeth R, m Benjamin P
COSAND -- A 31; B 383