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Decatur County Is Up For Adoption!

Map of Decatur County

Decatur was established on December 12, 1821, it's county seat is Greensburg . It was named for Commodore Stephen Decatur.

This county is available for adoption. If you are interested in adopting the county or if you have data you would like to submit for this site, please contact me by clicking on the link "Contact Me" in the top menu above []. Becoming a county administrator is very rewarding.

There are many kinds of data you can submit, both large amounts and small. Any thing from a complete database to just a family group sheet of your own family. Bibles, bios, cemetery, church records census, land, military, newspaper snippets, obits, school materials, or vital records are welcome. There are many other types of records that I probably am missing right now, but all would be a much appreciated addition to this county.

Neighboring counties are: Rush County, Franklin County, Ripley County, Jennings County, Bartholomew County and Shelby County.

Cities, towns and unincorporated places: Greensburg, Milford, Millhousen, Newpoint, St. Paul, Westport and Clarksburg.

Decatur County Townships are: Adams, Clay, Clinton, Fugit, Jackson, Marion, Salt Creek, Sand Creek and Washington.

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