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Knox County Is Up For Adoption!

Map of Knox County

Knox was established on June 6, 1790, it's county seat is Vincennes. It was named for U.S. Secretary of War Henry Knox.

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: Sullivan County, Greene County, Daviess County, Pike County, Gibson County, Wabash County, Illinois, Lawrence County, Illinois and Crawford County, Illinois.

Cities, towns and unincorporated places: Bicknell, Bruceville, Decker, Edwardsport, Freelandville, Monroe City, Oaktown, Sandborn, Vincennes, Westphalia and Wheatland.

Knox County Townships are: Busseron, Decker, Harrison, Johnson, Palmyra, Steen, Vigo, Vincennes, Washington and Widner.

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County List - Message Board
Bedell Cemetery Fairview Cemetery Mount Calvary
Mount Zion
- Vincennes Memorial