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CEMETERY & RESEARCH ASSOCIATION         of LA PORTE CO., IN

Publications

new  Abandoned/Destroyed Cemeteries of La Porte Co., IN Vol . I 
Shows locations of Union Church, Dysard, Beatty Farm, Bowell, Jessup, Learn, Willvale & Shaw cemeteries by maps, photos & documents along with known & possible burials therein. by Gloria D. Arndt & Patricia Gruse Harris, 62 pp.

Camp Anderson 1863-1864, Michigan City, IN Civil War Camp - Camp Anderson was the mustering in and training camp for the Twelfth Cavalry (127th) Regiment Indiana volunteers, 128th Indiana Infantry Regiment, and 129th Indiana Infantry Regiment.   Includes references. by Patricia Gruse Harris 41 pp.

Foster Cemetery, Galena Twp., LaPorte Co., IN -   Brief summary of cemetery origins, alphabetic index, graves by location, glimpses of Galena Twp. from early newspaper articles, obituaries. Compiled by Donna M. Nelson  152 pp.

Funeral Homes of Michigan City, IN – History, photos and advertisements of all known funeral homes 1867 to present. Great aid for researching family burials. by Patricia Gruse Harris 58 pp.

 Grand Army of the Republic, Members of The Gilbert Hathaway Post #110 of Rolling Prairie, Indiana (1882 to 1918)
A compilation of members of the Post #110 in Rolling Prairie, their obituaries if available and a brief history of the Post. by: Gloria Arndt-20pgs

Great Lakes' First Submarine - L. D. Phillips' "Fool Killer" - Revised Edition . Complete reprint of long out-of-print 1982 edition tells the intriguing story of Phillips' submarine and other inventions while living in the Michigan City, IN and Chicago areas. The revised edition also includes much more about his submarines, offering of the plans to European countries, the possible finding of one of his submarines in Chicago River and three more inventions. 123 pp. by Patricia Gruse Harris -
note: Click on link and then use their order form attached to that page for ordering this revised edition.

Heckman (aka) Hesston Cemetery, Galena Twp., La Porte Co., IN – Brief summary of cemetery origins, alphabetic list of burials, graves by location, glimpses of Galena Twp. from early newspaper articles, selected obituaries. Compilation of C&RA of LPC. 65 pp.

La Porte’s Orphan Train Children: The Children’s Homes, Orphanages and Training Schools of Julia E. Work – Brief histories of orphanages managed by Julia (Edwards) Work in Mishawaka, La Porte and Plymouth, IN. Includes lists of children in residence at the institutions as extracted from news articles and census records. by Donna M. Nelson 70 pp.

Old Buryal Ground of Michigan City, IN – Lists all known burials removed from this original cemetery (1835-64) to Greenwood Cemetery. Includes photos of tombstones, news articles of removal and 2003 IPFW archaeological survey report of Old Graveyard. 279 pp - by Patricia Gruse Harris

new Rolling Prairie Cemetery Old Section  - Indexed by Surname, also indexed by Location of Tombstone/grave, History of the Cemetery, Obituaries and other documents pertaining to the interred, and Evidence of other Older Burials. 
by Gloria Arndt -85 pp.

St. Stanislaus Cemetery, Michigan City, IN – Established 1891 for Polish Catholics, now a Gary Diocese Cemetery. Transcriptions of all gravestones 1891-Dec. 2006, alphabetical index and color photos of special areas. by Patricia Gruse Harris 183 pp.

Teeter Cemetery, Galena Twp., La Porte Co., IN – Small family cemetery. Includes color photos of and transcriptions from all gravestones as well as obituaries for individuals when they could be located. Compilation of C&RA of LPC.  10 pp.


new   Union Mills Cemetery
- A
cemetery study, comprised of older readings, newer readings, donated family files and current cemetery additions laid out in lot and block order. Older obituaries and histories of many of the families that developed the area. Compiled by Deanna Branson West with assistance from Robert Ponda Sr. -208 pp.

      To Order Publications, Print & Cut Out Form Below

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Quantity    Title_____________________________

  

Price      S & H    Total

_ ___   Abandoned/Destroyed Cemeteries of La Porte Co., Vol. I              

S 21.00 __ $4.50_______

_ ___   Camp Anderson 1863-1864, Michigan City, IN Civil War

$ 12.00 __4.25  _______

____   Foster Cemetery, Galena Twp., LaPorte Co., IN $ 37.00__5.00  ________

_____   Funeral Homes of Michigan City ___________________

$ 15.00 __4.25  _______

_____   Grand Army of the Republic, Members - Gilbert Hathaway Post               #110 -   (1882 to 1918)   $  8.00 ___ 3.75  ________

____    Heckman Cemetery _____________________________

$ 20.00 __4.25  _______

_____   La Porte Orphan Train Children___________________

$ 22.00__4.25  _______

_____   Old Buryal Ground _____________________________

$ 59.00__6.00  _______

_____   Rolling Prairie Cemetery -  Old Section

$ 24.00__5.00 ________

_____    St. Stanislaus Cemetery________________________

$ 39.00__5.00  _______

_____    Teeter Cemetery______________________________

$ 10.00__3.00  _______
______   Union Mills Cemetery
      
$45.00 ___5.00 _______

     

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Checks payable to: Donna M. Nelson,
0516 E. Kenneth,
La Porte, IN 46350


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-------------------------------------------------------Other Group Publications-------------------------------------------
Do NOT Include these on your order above.

  The La Porte County Genealogical Society
To Purchase books listed below
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Marriage Index
Marriage Index, LaPorte Co., IN 1921 - 1925 Society Publications
Marriage Index, LaPorte Co., IN 1926 - 1930 Society Publications
   
Census Indices  
Index to 1870 Census, La Porte Co., IN Compiled by Betty Newland Warner Society Publications
Index to 1880 Census, La Porte Co., IN Compiled by Betty Newland Warner Society Publications
   
Naturalization Abstractions  
Declaration of Intentions & Final Papers 1853 thru July 1854 NEW!!!! Society Publications
Declaration of Intentions 22 Aug 1854 – 02 May 1870 Society Publications
Declaration of Intentions 02 May 1870 – April 1894 Society Publications
Declaration of Intentions 27 April 1894 – March 1918 Society Publications
Declaration of Intentions Aug 29 1913 – 29 June 1929    NEW!!!!
*Superior Ct., Michigan City
Society Publications
Declaration of Intentions March 1918 – June 1929
*Superior Ct., Michigan City 12 April 1912 – 23 December 1920
Society Publications
Society Publications
Second Papers Oct 1854 – Apr 1903 Society Publications
   
LaPorte County Circuit Court Cases
State of Indiana vs. (Defendants) 1837-1850
Society Publications
   
LaPorte County, IN Divorces  
Divorce Book #1 - 1833-1860 Society Publications
Divorce Book #2 - 1861-1875 NEW!!!! Society Publications
   
La Porte County Historical Society  
Publications for sale  

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