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South Bend Area Genealogical Society
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Mishawaka-Penn-Harris Public Library
209 Lincoln Way East
Mishawaka, IN 46544

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Mishawaka, Indiana
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Updated!!!
Immigrants to the Midwest


We have updated this resource for Michiana Researchers!
This database contains over 56,000 Individual Genealogy Reports
for immigrants to Michiana, compiled by Jim Piechorowski,


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Updated!!!
St. Joseph County, Indiana Name Change Record Index

We have created this new resource for St. Joseph County Name Changes from 1873 to 1989


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Updated!!!
South Bend Times Name Index

102,138 entries as of 05/24/2018


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Mishawaka Enterprise Vital Statistics Index 1982 - 2003

We have created this new resource for the Mishawaka, Indiana Enterprise Newspaper!


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St. Joseph County, Indiana Prisoner Record Index

We have created this new resource for St. Joseph County Prisoners from 1893 to 1896!


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Updated!!!
St. Joseph County, Indiana Estate Record Index

45.299 entries from 1832 to December 1987!


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Updated!!!
St. Joseph County, Indiana Divorce Record Index

104,215 entries from 1832 to December 1997 and Mishawaka from Sept. 1980 to April 1987!


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African American Index

We have created this new resource for those researching their African American Ancestors!


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Orphan Train Index

We have created this new resource for those researching the Orphan Train movement!


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Michiana Genealogical Index

We have updated our resource for Michiana Researchers!
This searchable database now contains over 1,285,279 entries
of Birth, Cemetery, Death, Divorce, Marriage and Marriage Licenses
Courtesy of Norbert P. Cramer


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Province of Posen Marriage Records Index

We have created this new resource for Members of South Bend Area Genealogical Society!


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Jeanne Denham Collection of Michiana History and Genealogical Material Index

We have created this new resource for Michiana Researchers!


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High School Yearbooks

We have posted our first yearbook!
We will be adding additional yearbooks
If you have a yearbook to share, please contact us! Webmaster


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St. Joseph County Marriage Records Index

We have updated this resource for Michiana Researchers!
This database now contains over 246,918 Index entries
for Marriage Licenses dating from 1830 - 2012
Compiled by SBAGS volunteers


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