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Welcome to the website of

Starke County Genealogical Society of Indiana

The objectives of the Starke County Genealogical Society of Indiana are to educate, collect, preserve and disseminate knowledge and information about genealogy, history, biography and heraldry, especially with reference to Starke County, Indiana.



Cemetery Books

For Sale


Starke County Cemetery Books are now available through our Society.


Contact us at or contact Ida Kennedy

at 219-767-2901


Books I & III are $25.00 each

Book II is $30.00 each


Book Details are listed below, last page.



†††† Starke County

†††† Genealogical Society of Indiana


Contact Us

Our mailing address is:

Starke County Genealogical Society

152 West Culver Rd.

Knox, IN 46534


Phone: 219-767-2901 (Ida Kennedy)





Our regular meetings

are held at

1:00 p.m. (cst),

the third Friday of

every other month.


2017 Meetings

Unless otherwise specified, meetings are held at the:

Henry F. Schricker Public Library, Meeting Room

152 W. Culver Road

Knox, IN 46534


Phone: 574-772-7323


January 20

March 17

May 19

July 21

September 15

November 17


Join Us!



The Starke County Genealogical Society of Indiana was organized in 1995.We meet in Knox Indiana


President:Ida Kennedy

Vice-President: Blanche Richardson

Treasurer:Ida Kennedy

Secretary: Patty Williams

Historian: Alice Dolezal



About Us


Text Box: Need Help Locating Ancestors?

We can assist you with your Research Queries for the Starke County Indiana area.

Contact us through email

List your specific requests:
-	Surname
-	First name
-	Approximate dates
-	Parents (if known)
-	Any other pertinent information 

	Nominal fees will be charged

Join Us!Our Membership is open to any interested individual or organization. Your membership will help support and preserve your local Starke County Indiana family histories.

Dues are payable in November for the year starting January 1. Membership cards are sent upon receipt of dues.


Category††† One Year††† Two Years


Individual†††† $10†††††††††††††††† $19


Family†††††††††† $12†††††††††††††††† $22


Organization††† $22†††††††††††††† ~


Contact us at: to become a member


Life memberships are also available for $150.






Nov 2016



Our Society offers:


         Research Queries


         Informative Meetings



         Local Reference Materials



Text Box: Books I & III are $25.00 each

Book II is $30.00 each

Cemetery Book Details:


Book I contains Crown Hill, Humphrey, Oak Grove, Oak Parkcemeteries located in Center Township. $25.00 each


Book II contains (California Township) - Fivecoates Family, Round Lake and Slight Family

(Davis Township) - Fancher

(North Bend Township) - Alexander Heinemann, Bass Lake Hartz Lake, North Bend Township, North Union and Saint John Lutheran

(Oregon Township) - Fletcher, Grovertown, Oregon Township

(Washington Township) - Eagle Creek, Holy Cross, Lerch, Swartzell, Washington Township.$30.00 each

Book III contains All Saints, Evangelical Society, Hepner, Highland, Pioneer (North Judson), Saint Jacob Catholic, San Pierre all located in Wayne and Railroad Townships.


Each book contains a list of graves and a description of the cemetery along with directions to each of the cemeteries. (A map of Starke County with each cemetery numbered in alphabetical order is included in all cemetery books, but the numbers in cemetery Books II & III do not follow the correct sequence so please disregard those maps)$25.00 each