Author: Reann Poray

The Indiana Genealogical Society will be sponsoring a "Probate Packet Sorting Day" on Friday, June 14 and June 28 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m in McMillan A/B meeting room. Join us for a drop in day of sorting and organizing some of Hendricks County's...

The Family History Hounds genealogy group will meet Thursday, June  6, 2019 at 1:00pm for our monthly gathering. The topic:  "Working a Genealogical Cold Case". Anyone researching their family history has discovered a brick wall.  Join us as Cindy Rutledge (Danville Public Library) shows us...

Join us for a walking tour  through downtown Plainfield on Sunday, June 23 at either 1:00pm or 3:30pm.  The identical tours include walking by some of Plainfield's oldest buildings and houses, as well as looking at sites where buildings once were. The route is about...

Come Explore Your Family History with the Indiana Room!  Are you curious about your ancestry?  Maybe DNA is your thing?  Drop by the Indiana Room where genealogy is our thing!  Try out (free) some of our many online genealogy databases (including Ancestry.com, Family Search, World...

The Indiana Room has thousands of historic photographs of Plainfield and Hendricks County, Indiana.  We've been steadily digitizing the pictures in the collection and making them available online.  Browse our online photograph database and see what you find!  We suggest using the DESCRIPTION field for...

Did you know the library can help you locate historic marriage records from Hendricks County? Index to Marriage Records Hendricks County, Indiana SEARCH DATABASE This project was originally indexed by the Indiana W.P.A.  Original records are located in the Hendricks County Clerk's Office, Danville, IN. For information on...

The Library has a growing collection of historic photographs from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries documenting the people and places of Hendricks County. Browse through hundreds of these pictures of Plainfield and other Hendricks County towns and villages here.  ...