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Elkhart County Is Up For Adoption!

Map of Elkhart  County

Elkhart was established on January 29, 1830, it's county seat is Goshen. It was named for Elkhart Native American people.

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 [intttp@gmail.com]. 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: St. Joseph County, Michigan, Lagrange County, Noble County, Kosciusko County, Marshall County, St. Joseph County, and Cass County, Michigan.

Cities, towns and unincorporated places: Benton, Bonneyville Mills, Bristol, Dunlap, Elkhart, Foraker, Garden Village, Goshen, Jimtown, Locke, Middlebury, Midway, Millersburg, Nappanee, New Paris, Nibbyville, Simonton Lake, Southwest, Vistula, Wakarusa and Waterford Mills.

Elkhart County Townships are: Baugo, Benton, Cleveland, Clinton, Concord, Elkhart, Harrison, Jackson, Jefferson, Locke, Middlebury, Olive, Osolo, Union, Washington, and York.

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Cemeteries
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