Indiana Archives: 206 Newspapers for Genealogy Research

If you are researching your ancestry from Indiana, you will want to use GenealogyBank’s online IN newspaper archives: 206 titles to help you search your family history in the “Hoosier State,” providing coverage from 1804 to Today. There are millions of articles and records in our online Indiana newspaper archives!

Photo: Lake Michigan as seen from the sand dunes of Indiana Dunes State Park
Photo: Lake Michigan as seen from the sand dunes of Indiana Dunes State Park. Credit: 12019; Wikimedia Commons.

Dig deep into our online archives and search for historical and recent obituaries and other news articles about your ancestors from Indiana in these newspapers. Our IN newspapers are divided into two collections: Historical Newspapers (complete paper) and Recent Obituaries (obituaries only).

Search Indiana Newspaper Archives (1804 – 1992)

Search Indiana Recent Obituaries (1988 – Today)

Illustration: Indiana state flag
Illustration: Indiana state flag. Credit: Wikimedia Commons.

Here is a complete list of Indiana newspapers in the online archives. Each newspaper title in this list is an active link that will take you directly to that paper’s search page, where you can begin searching for your ancestors by surnames, dates, keywords and more. The IN newspaper titles are listed alphabetically by city.

CityTitleYears of CoverageIssues AvailableCollection
AlbionAlbion New Era10/28/2012 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
AndersonHerald Bulletin11/13/2007 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
AndersonWitness07/26/1876 – 07/26/18761Newspaper Archives
AndersonAnderson Democrat08/27/1875 – 07/07/18762Newspaper Archives
AngolaHerald Republican10/28/2012 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
AtticaFountain Ledger11/18/1852 – 05/19/185326Newspaper Archives
AuburnStar09/23/2012 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
AuroraJournal-Press07/06/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
AuroraRepublican Leader07/15/1876 – 07/15/18761Newspaper Archives
AvonHendricks County Flyer09/24/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
BatesvilleBatesville Herald-Tribune12/24/2007 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
BatesvilleWRBI – 103.9 FM01/29/2010 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
BedfordTimes-Mail01/19/1996 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
BedfordBedford Gazette06/15/1876 – 06/22/18762Newspaper Archives
Beech GroveSouthside Times05/29/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
BloomingtonHerald-Times04/03/1988 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
BloomingtonReligious Times01/20/1854 – 05/26/18546Newspaper Archives
BloomingtonIndiana Gazette11/27/1824 – 01/15/18258Newspaper Archives
BlufftonBluffton News-Banner01/04/2010 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Boonville, NewburghStandard08/11/1999 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
BrazilClay County Enterprise07/20/1876 – 07/20/18761Newspaper Archives
BremenBremen Enquirer06/12/2008 – 12/20/2018Recent Obituaries
BrookvilleBrookville Enquirer02/05/1819 – 12/26/182078Newspaper Archives
BrookvillePlain Dealer11/05/1816 – 11/12/18162Newspaper Archives
BrookvilleBrookville American02/19/1858 – 11/16/186041Newspaper Archives
BrookvilleIndiana American09/29/1865 – 12/18/1868110Newspaper Archives
BrookvilleIndiana American10/07/1853 – 12/25/1857207Newspaper Archives
ButlerButler Bulletin10/16/2012 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
CarmelCurrent in Carmel03/15/2011 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ChurubuscoChurubusco News11/01/2014 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Columbia CityPost & Mail10/03/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ColumbusRepublic05/28/2014 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ConnersvilleNews-Examiner03/26/2007 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
CorydonIndiana Gazette06/21/1817 – 11/29/18212Newspaper Archives
CovingtonFountain Ledger07/03/1851 – 10/29/185270Newspaper Archives
CrawfordsvilleJournal Review09/01/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
CrawfordsvillePaper of Montgomery County11/26/2004 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Crown PointCrown Point Star02/05/2015 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
CulverCulver Citizen06/12/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
DecaturDecatur Daily Democrat03/11/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ElkhartElkhart Truth12/29/2007 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ElkhartElkhart Daily Review08/13/1872 – 05/21/192013922Newspaper Archives
ElkhartElkhart Progressive Democrat02/03/1914 – 03/31/191449Newspaper Archives
ElkhartElkhart Truth02/11/1860 – 12/30/19226339Newspaper Archives
ElkhartElkhart Weekly Review02/05/1859 – 12/11/19092887Newspaper Archives
ElkhartElkhart Weekly Truth01/02/1902 – 07/21/1910408Newspaper Archives
EvansvilleEvansville Courier & Press06/19/1991 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
EvansvilleEvansville Courier and Press05/29/1875 – 11/30/199241749Newspaper Archives
EvansvilleEvansville Journal01/02/1871 – 11/14/193623181Newspaper Archives
EvansvilleEvansville Press01/01/1920 – 12/31/199125892Newspaper Archives
EvansvilleEvansville Weekly Courier10/01/1895 – 10/08/18952Newspaper Archives
EvansvilleEvening News11/28/1892 – 12/29/18994Newspaper Archives
EvansvilleDaily Evansville journal04/26/1848 – 12/31/18705845Newspaper Archives
EvansvilleEvansville Journal08/17/1843 – 08/31/1848175Newspaper Archives
EvansvilleTri-weekly Journal05/15/1847 – 03/09/184854Newspaper Archives
FishersCurrent in Fishers01/25/2011 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Fort WayneJournal Gazette02/14/1992 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Fort WayneNews-Sentinel01/16/1990 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Fort WayneFort Wayne News Sentinel06/29/1901 – 02/24/19231628Newspaper Archives
Fort WayneINFortWayne01/08/2018 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Fort WayneGreater Fort Wayne Business Weekly08/14/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
FrankfortTimes02/05/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
FranklinDaily Journal01/17/2014 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
GarrettGarrett Clipper10/10/2012 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
GaryGary Crusader12/03/2011 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
GeistCurrent in Geist New05/17/2015 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
GoshenGoshen News10/26/2007 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
GreenfieldDaily Reporter04/12/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
GreensburgGreensburg Daily News07/22/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
HammondLake County times06/18/1906 – 12/30/19223914Newspaper Archives
HuntertownNorthwest News11/18/2017 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
HuntingtonHuntington Herald-Press05/13/2005 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Indiana HarbourAmigo del Hogar11/22/1925 – 04/13/1930166Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisFranklin Township Informer07/13/2011 – 05/07/2014Recent Obituaries
IndianapolisIndianapolis Business Journal06/22/1998 – 05/12/2014Recent Obituaries
IndianapolisIndianapolis Recorder09/10/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
IndianapolisSouthsider Voice07/01/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
IndianapolisHoosier Patron07/22/1876 – 07/22/18761Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisIndiana Farmer11/03/1838 – 11/03/18381Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisAmerican Nonconformist06/16/1892 – 04/02/1896128Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisChapman’s Coon Skinner06/03/1848 – 06/03/18481Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisFreeman07/21/1888 – 12/30/19161453Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisIndiana Democrat08/14/1830 – 06/09/1841285Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisIndiana State Guard07/21/1860 – 07/20/186168Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisIndiana State Journal06/24/1846 – 12/27/1899213Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisIndianapolis Gazette07/12/1825 – 02/25/18305Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisIndianapolis Ledger04/13/1918 – 10/28/19222Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisIndianapolis Sentinel07/02/1872 – 09/30/18823339Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisIndianapolis World01/27/1900 – 01/27/19001Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisRecorder01/07/1899 – 12/29/1900104Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisSpirit of ’7602/22/1840 – 11/28/184034Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisWe. The People05/27/1856 – 05/27/18561Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisCentral Catholic07/22/1876 – 07/22/18761Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisWorkingman’s Map07/08/1876 – 07/08/18761Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisWhig Rifle08/01/1844 – 08/01/18441Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisIndiana Minority Business Magazine02/26/2015 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
IndianapolisDaily State sentinel06/04/1845 – 05/31/18851787Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisIndiana State sentinel07/21/1841 – 12/26/18941553Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisIndiana tribune08/17/1900 – 03/02/19071904Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisIndianapolis journal01/01/1887 – 06/08/19045685Newspaper Archives
IndianapolisIndianapolis leader08/30/1879 – 06/24/1882117Newspaper Archives
JasperHerald06/24/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
JasperJasper weekly courier03/19/1858 – 06/23/19223228Newspaper Archives
Jeffersonville, New AlbanyEvening News and Tribune06/03/2006 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
KendallvilleNews Sun09/23/2012 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
KnoxLeader08/07/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
KokomoKokomo Tribune04/12/2007 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
La PorteLa Porte County Herald-Argus06/07/2001 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
LafayetteWestern Granger and Home Journal08/24/1876 – 08/24/18761Newspaper Archives
LafayetteLafayette Daily Journal09/03/1853 – 11/20/18762328Newspaper Archives
LawrenceburgDearborn County Register07/03/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
LawrenceburgDearborn Gazette08/17/1818 – 08/17/18181Newspaper Archives
LawrenceburgDemocratic Register05/18/1876 – 06/22/18762Newspaper Archives
LawrenceburgIndependent Press11/22/1854 – 03/12/185668Newspaper Archives
LebanonReporter04/09/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
LibertyLiberty Star and Union County Banner05/28/1836 – 05/28/18361Newspaper Archives
LigonierAdvance Leader10/28/2012 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
LogansportPharos-Tribune11/02/2007 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
LogansportKey to Truth08/08/1874 – 08/08/18741Newspaper Archives
LogansportColored Visitor08/01/1879 – 08/01/18791Newspaper Archives
MadisonMadison Courier05/01/2001 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
MadisonIndiana Republican10/04/1817 – 05/20/18292Newspaper Archives
MadisonMadison Daily Banner03/23/1849 – 11/27/1851159Newspaper Archives
MadisonWestern Eagle08/06/1813 – 04/08/181421Newspaper Archives
MarionChronicle-Tribune03/18/1999 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
MartinsvilleReporter-Times02/02/2013 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
MerrillvillePost-Tribune09/17/2000 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Michigan CityNews-Dispatch03/27/1997 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
MooresvilleMooresville-Decatur Times02/02/2013 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Mt. VernonMt. Vernon Democrat12/23/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
MunsterIN Business Magazine05/19/2011 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
MunsterTimes03/01/1990 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
NappaneeAdvance News06/12/2008 – 11/08/2018Recent Obituaries
NashvilleBrown County Democrat02/11/2015 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
New AlbanyNew Albany Daily Ledger02/11/1854 – 09/15/18601815Newspaper Archives
New AlbanyNew-Albany Argus09/26/1839 – 03/26/184011Newspaper Archives
New AlbanyNew-Albany Chronicle11/11/1820 – 07/28/182111Newspaper Archives
New AlbanyTippecanoe Banner and Spirit of Democracy05/06/1840 – 10/15/18403Newspaper Archives
New AlbanyWeekly Review04/16/1881 – 04/16/18811Newspaper Archives
New CastleCourier-Times08/02/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
New HarmonyDisseminator06/29/1830 – 04/30/184051Newspaper Archives
New HarmonyNew Harmony Gazette10/01/1825 – 11/19/1828150Newspaper Archives
NoblesvilleCurrent in Noblesville01/25/2011 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
NoblesvilleTimes10/22/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Notre DameObserver, The: University of Notre Dame10/04/2011 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
PendletonTimes-Post04/20/2011 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
PeruPeru Tribune06/19/2003 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
PeruPeru Observer07/13/1844 – 11/02/18444Newspaper Archives
PlymouthBourbon News-Mirror07/31/2008 – 12/20/2018Recent Obituaries
PlymouthPilot-News04/01/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
PlymouthMarshall County Democrat11/15/1855 – 12/01/1859183Newspaper Archives
PlymouthMarshall County independent10/26/1894 – 11/29/189555Newspaper Archives
PlymouthMarshall County independent12/17/1897 – 12/27/1901184Newspaper Archives
PlymouthMarshall County Republican10/09/1856 – 12/12/18781064Newspaper Archives
PlymouthPlymouth banner03/03/1853 – 05/24/1855114Newspaper Archives
PlymouthPlymouth Democrat09/09/1869 – 12/29/187069Newspaper Archives
PlymouthPlymouth pilot04/16/1851 – 01/07/185232Newspaper Archives
PlymouthPlymouth Republican12/19/1878 – 10/03/190153Newspaper Archives
PlymouthPlymouth tribune10/10/1901 – 01/05/1911482Newspaper Archives
PlymouthPlymouth weekly banner05/31/1855 – 09/04/185636Newspaper Archives
PlymouthPlymouth weekly Democrat01/26/1860 – 09/02/1869463Newspaper Archives
PlymouthSemi-weekly independent12/04/1895 – 04/25/189642Newspaper Archives
PortlandCommercial Review04/17/2003 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
PortlandJay County Granger08/13/1874 – 08/10/18762Newspaper Archives
PrincetonPrinceton Daily Clarion07/29/1999 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
RichmondIndiana Farmer05/01/1857 – 05/01/18571Newspaper Archives
RichmondPublic Ledger03/06/1824 – 08/18/182745Newspaper Archives
RichmondEarlham Word, The: Earlham College04/16/2008 – 10/29/2015Recent Obituaries
RichmondRichmond Indiana palladium01/08/1831 – 12/09/18751592Newspaper Archives
RichmondRichmond palladium and sun-telegram12/21/1877 – 12/30/19226174Newspaper Archives
Rising SunOhio County News, The – Rising Sun Recorder12/03/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
RockportSpencer County Journal-Democrat04/09/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
RushvilleRushville Republican04/13/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
SalemAnnotator of News Politics and Literature01/01/1827 – 12/28/183172Newspaper Archives
SalemIndiana Farmer05/30/1823 – 11/18/18256Newspaper Archives
SalemTocsin03/31/1818 – 07/05/18193Newspaper Archives
SeymourTribune07/19/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ShelbyvilleShelbyville News06/02/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
South BendSouth Bend Tribune01/01/1994 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
South BendSouth Bend Tribune: Web Edition Articles03/10/2013 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
South BendSouth Bend Forum05/26/1923 – 05/26/19231Newspaper Archives
South BendSouth Bend news-times07/01/1913 – 12/30/19222959Newspaper Archives
State-Wide CountyIndiana Lawyer11/05/2003 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Tell CityPerry County News11/13/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Terre HauteTribune-Star01/09/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Terre HauteTerre Haute Express12/25/1878 – 08/20/18795Newspaper Archives
Terre HauteTerre Haute Express03/22/1881 – 03/22/18811Newspaper Archives
Terre HauteWabash Courier03/31/1826 – 01/01/1853206Newspaper Archives
Terre HauteDaily Wabash express02/12/1861 – 01/27/1865552Newspaper Archives
Terre HauteWabash express07/23/1856 – 01/23/1861131Newspaper Archives
VevayIndiana Register09/16/1816 – 11/25/18173Newspaper Archives
VincennesVincennes Sun-Commercial10/07/2002 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
VincennesIndiana Centinel03/14/1817 – 09/08/182127Newspaper Archives
VincennesIndiana Gazette08/07/1804 – 08/14/18057Newspaper Archives
VincennesWestern Sun and General Advertiser08/05/1820 – 11/04/184323Newspaper Archives
WabashWabash Plain Dealer05/19/2003 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
WashingtonWashington Times-Herald11/05/2007 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
WestfieldCurrent in Westfield09/28/2010 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
WinchesterRandolph County journal12/31/1857 – 12/19/1861202Newspaper Archives
WinchesterRandolph County journal01/01/1864 – 08/17/186518Newspaper Archives
WinchesterRandolph journal09/20/1866 – 06/27/186725Newspaper Archives
WinchesterRandolph journal07/11/1862 – 09/26/18629Newspaper Archives
WinchesterWinchester journal10/03/1862 – 11/20/186343Newspaper Archives
WinchesterWinchester journal06/09/1870 – 07/28/18708Newspaper Archives
ZionsvilleZionsville Times Sentinel12/07/2005 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ZionsvilleCurrent in Zionsville New04/03/2012 – CurrentRecent Obituaries

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