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

Rush County, Indiana Overview

Rush County is located in the U.S. state of Indiana. The county was formed in 1821 and named after Dr. Benjamin Rush, signer the Declaration of Independence. The county seat is Rushville. According to the U.S. Census Bureau of 2013, the county has a population of approximately 17,004 people. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 408.46 square miles of which 408.12 square miles is land and 0.34 square miles is water. Rush County borders the following counties: Henry County to the north; Fayette County to the east; Franklin County to the southeast; Decatur County to the south; Shelby County to the west and Hancock County to the northwest. Rush County has 15 zip codes. The zip codes are 46104, 46115, 46127, 46133, 46140, 47240, 46146, 46148, 47352, 46150, 46155, 46156, 46161, 46173 and 46182. The most populated zip code is 46173.

Rush County Clerk’s Office Information

The Clerk is responsible for administering elections and voter registration. The Clerk also administers the official court records for all court cases with jurisdiction in that county, prepares the Court’s permanent historical record, and processes and issues documents for court cases. Other responsibilities of the Clerk’s office include the collection, distributions, and reconciliation of monies pertaining to court cases. The Clerk also performs marriage ceremonies; processes marriage applications and issues marriage licenses; prepares notary certifications, registers bail agents, and processes applications passports, and licenses for distress sale. The Clerk is also responsible for recording judgments including State income and unemployment tax warrants, bonds of numerous public officials, and other miscellaneous records. The Clerk also collects fees and fines for city, county and state, and extradition and restitution fees for traffic infractions and criminal misdemeanor cases.

The physical address of the Rush County Clerk’s Office is:
Rush County Courthouse
101 East Second Street, Room 209
Rushville, Indiana 46173
Phone:
Phone: 765-932-2086 (Clerk’s Office)
Fax: 765-932-4165
Email: clerk@rushcounty.in.gov
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Angie Buckley is the Rush County Clerk. She can be contacted at 765-932-2086 or emailed at clerk@rushcounty.in.gov

Rush County Clerk’s Office Staffs:

Jeannie Bowles, Criminal/Adoption-Superior
Traci Chandler, Small Claims/Civil-Superior
Debbie Richardson, Election Deputy

Karen Macy, Divorce/PO/Civil – Circuit
Monica Hamill, Criminal/Estates/Juvenile-Circuit/Adoptions
Peggy Stout, Bookkeeper
Diana Hoeing, Traffic/Election/Archives Deputy

Rush County Recorder’s Office Information

The function of the Recorder’s office is to record and preserve important documents that include deeds, mortgages, leases, liens, surveys, military discharges, bonds, wills, judgments, UCC’s, land and property transactions, etc.

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

Rush County Courthouse
101 East Second Street, Room 208
Rushville, Indiana 46173
Phone: 765-932-2388
Fax: 765-938-1163
Email: recorder@rushcounty.in.gov
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Kevin Spilman is the Rush County Recorder. He can be contacted at 765-932-2388 or emailed at recorder@rushcounty.in.gov

Rush County Recorder’s Office Staffs:

Sally Niedenthal, Deputy

Rush County Assessor’s Office Information

The duties of the Assessor’s office are:

  • Discover and assess property omitted by the township and trustee/assessors.
  • Certify assessed values to the county auditor.
  • Serve as the secretary of the county property tax board of appeals
  • Equalize assessments in the county.
  • Instruct township assessors of their duties

    The physical address of the Rush County Assessor’s Office is:

    Rush County Courthouse
    101 East Second Street, Room 210
    Rushville, Indiana 46173
    Phone: 765-932-3242
    Fax: 765-938-1163
    Email: assessor@rushcounty.in.gov
    Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Mary Ann Bridges is the Rush County Assessor. She can be contacted at 765-932-3242 or emailed at assessor@rushcounty.in.gov

    Rush County Assessor’s Office Staffs:

    Connie Nierste, Deputy
    Mable Berkemeier, Part-time
    Nick White, Part-time

    Rush, IN Genealogy and Ancestry Records
    Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
    Total Ancestries Reported 2005-200915,620
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-20093,294
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-200910
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-2009337
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-20091,751
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-2009267
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-2009192
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-20094,090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-200930
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-200921
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-20092,061
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-200988
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-200913
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-200914
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-2009141
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-200911
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-2009277
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-2009352
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-2009136
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-2009101
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-200973
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-20092,256
    Rush County Marriage License Office
    In order to obtain a marriage license in Rush 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:Rush County Marriage License
    Location:101 East 2nd Street, Rushville, Indiana, 46173
    Phone:765-932-2086

    Rush County Clerk’s Office
    County Government Office

    Address: 101 E 2nd St #209, Rushville, IN 46173, United States
    Phone: 765-932-2086

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