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HARRISON COUNTY, INDIANA
HISTORY & GENEALOGY

 
Harrison County Courthouse
 

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BRIEF HISTORY
Harrison County
was formed in December 1st, 1808. It was named for U.S. President William Henry Harrison

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Towns and incorporated communities:
* Corydon (county seat)
* Crandall
* Elizabeth
* Laconia
* Lanesville
* Mauckport
* Milltown
* New Amsterdam
* New Middletown
* Palmyra
Unincorporated communities:
* Bradford
* Breckenridge
* Bridgeport
* Buena Vista
* Byrneville
* Central
* Central Barren
* Corydon Junction
* Davidson
* Depauw
* Dixie
* Dogwood
* Evans Landing
* Fairdale
* Fishtown
* Frenchtown
* Gildas
* Hancock Chapel
* Macedonia
* Moberly
* Mott
* New Boston
* New Salsbury
* Ramsey
* Rosewood
* Sugar Grove
* Titus
* Tobacco Landing
* Valley City
* White Cloud
Townships:
* Blue River
* Boone
* Franklin
* Harrison
* Heth
* Jackson
* Morgan
* Posey
* Spencer
* Taylor
* Washington
* Webster
Incorporated communities by year founded:
* Corydon - Harrison Twp. - 1808
* Crandall - Jackson Twp. - 1872
* Elizabeth - Posey Twp. - 1812
* Laconia - Boone Twp. - 1837
* Lanesville - Franklin Twp. - 1817
* Mauckport - Heth Twp. - 1827
* Milltown - Blue River Twp. - 1827
* New Amsterdam - Washington Twp. - 1815
* New Middletown - Webster Twp. - 1860
* Palmyra - Morgan Twp. - 1810

 


ADJACENT COUNTIES:
1 - Crawford County 
2 -  Washington County
3 - Floyd County 
Hardin County, Kentucky 
Jefferson County, Kentucky
Meade County, Kentucky

 

County Seat:  Corydon
Date Organized: Dec. 1, 1808  
Square Miles: 486.52
4th oldest county in state.
 
Named for William Henry Harrison.

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