Fountain County Is Up For Adoption!
Fountain was established on December 20, 1825, it's county seat is Covington. It was named for Maj. James Fontaine.
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 [email@example.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: Warren County, Illinois, Vermillion County, Parke County and Montgomery County.
Cities, towns and unincorporated places: Attica, Cates, Coal Creek, Covington, Harveysburg, Hillsboro, Kingman, Newtown, Mellott, Riverside, Rob Roy, Silverwood, Steam Corner, Stone Bluff, Veedersburg, Wallace and Yeddo.
Extinct places are: Stringtown
Fountain County has 11 Townships and they are: Cain, Davis, Richland, Fulton, Jackson, Logan, Millcreek Shawnee, Troy, Van Buren and Wabash.
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