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Hancock County Is Up For Adoption!

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Hancock was established on January 26, 1828, it's county seat is Greenfield. It was named for John Hancock.

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: Madison County, Henry County, Rush County, Shelby County, Marion County and Hamilton County.

Cities, towns and unincorporated places: Fortville, Greenfield, Maxwell, McCordsville, New Palestine, Shirley, Spring Lake and Wilkinson.

Hancock County Townships are: Blue River, Brandywine, Brown, Buck Creek, Center, Green, Jackson, Sugar Creek and Vernon.

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