Lookup Public Records in Lawrence County, Indiana. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.

Lawrence County, Indiana Overview

Lawrence County is located in the U.S. state of Indiana. The county was formed in 1818 and named after Capt. James Lawrence, the hero of the War of 1812. The county seat is Bedford. According to the U.S. Census Bureau of 2013, the county has a population of approximately 45,844people. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 451.93 square miles of which 449.17 square miles is land and 2.76 square miles is water. Lawrence County borders the following counties: Monroe County to the north; Jackson County to the east; Washington County to the southeast; Orange County to the south; Martin County to the west and Greene County to the northwest. Lawrence County has 11 zip codes. The zip codes are 47420, 47421, 47436, 47437, 47446, 47264, 47451, 47452, 47462, 47467 and 47470. The most populated zip code is 47421.

Lawrence County Clerk Information

The Lawrence County Clerk’s Office provides the following services:

  • Issues Marriage Licenses
  • Process Divorces/Legal Separations
  • Process Protective Orders
  • Process New Case Filings
  • Process Child Support Payments
  • Process Bond Payments
  • Process Payments on Judgments

    The physical address of the Lawrence County Clerk’s Office is:

    916 15th Street
    Room 31
    Bedford, IN 47421
    Phone: 812-275-7543
    Fax: 812-277-2024
    Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

    Billie Tumey is Lawrence County Clerk. He may be contacted at 812-275-7543.

    Lawrence County Clerk’s Office Staffs:
    Diana Edwards, Chief Deputy
    Pam Bolton, Bookkeeper
    Audra Bolton, Deputy
    Kathy Crane, Deputy
    Tammy Hall, Deputy
    Tobey Werner, Deputy

    Lawrence County Recorder’s Office Information

    The Recorder’s office of Lawrence County has deed and mortgage records since its formation. The Recorder’s Office records all kinds of documents required by law as long as it abides by the Indiana Code Standards. All records except —military discharges— may be viewed and printed. Documents that are recorded include deeds, mortgages, assignments, releases, powers of attorney, real estate contracts, annexations, trustee elections, affidavits, surveys, federal tax liens, mechanics liens, military discharges, articles of incorporation, cemetery deeds, bonds, plats, and other miscellaneous documents.

    The physical address of the Lawrence County Recorder’s Office is:

    916 15th Street
    Room 31
    Bedford, IN 47421
    Phone: (812) 275-3245
    Abstractor’s Room: (812) 275-4140
    Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Myron Rainey is the Lawrence County Recorder. He may be contacted at (812) 275-4139.

    Lawrence County Recorder’s Office Staffs:

    Cheryl Hammond, Deputy
    Phone: (812) 275-4138
    Jessica Allen, Deputy
    Phone: (812) 275-3245

    Lawrence, IN Genealogy and Ancestry Records
    Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
    Total Ancestries Reported 2005-200942,399
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-20096,451
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-200910
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-200957
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-2009144
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-2009100
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-2009725
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-20094,947
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-2009440
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-20091,079
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-2009235
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-20098,856
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-200956
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-200997
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-20096,570
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-20091,058
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-200929
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-2009298
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-2009472
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-200980
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-2009973
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-20091,271
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-200990
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-2009284
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-20094
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-2009284
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-200941
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-20097,243
    Lawrence County Marriage License Office
    In order to obtain a marriage license in Lawrence County, the applicants must apply together, in person, at the County Clerk’s office. Both parties must present their state-issued picture ID, military ID, or passport, and know their social security number
    State Law:Marriage – Title 31, Article 11 and Uniform Premarital Agreement Act – Title 31, Article 11, Chapter 3
    All State Statutes: Information is online at the State Website
    Office:Lawrence County Marriage License
    Location:916 15th Street, Bedford, Indiana, 47421
    Phone:812-275-7543

    Lawrence County Clerk’s Office
    County Government Office

    Address: 916 15th St #31, Bedford, IN 47421, United States
    Phone: 812-275-7543

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