Switzerland County IN

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

Switzerland County, Indiana Overview

Switzerland County is located in the U.S. state of Indiana. The county was formed in 1814 and named after the home country of many of the early settlers, Switzerland. The county seat is Vevay. According to the U.S. Census Bureau of 2013, the county has a population of approximately 10,526 people. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 223.44 square miles of which 220.63 square miles is land and 2.81 square miles is water. Switzerland County borders the following counties: Ohio County to the north; Boone County, Kentucky to the northeast; Gallatin County, Kentucky to the east; Carroll County, Kentucky to the south; Jefferson County to the west and Ripley County to the northwest. Switzerland County has seven zip codes. The zip codes are 47011, 47224, 47020, 47250, 47038, 47040 and 47043. The most populated zip code is 47043.

Switzerland County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office Information

The Circuit Court Clerk is a constitutional officer of the county. The Clerk serves as an ex-officio member and secretary of the county election board. The Clerk also serves as a member and clerk of the county board of canvassers. The Clerk of the Circuit Court is responsible for the County Elections. The Clerk also receives filings of candidacy from persons seeking certain elective public offices, issues certificates of election to successful local candidates.

The judicial responsibilities of the Circuit Court Clerk’s Office are maintaining all records of pleadings, motions, papers; evidence and court rulings of the court. The clerk issues summonses and subpoenas to witnesses ordering them to appear in court. The Clerk issues marriage licenses and keeps a record of all judgments, orders, and decrees of the court. The Clerk also maintains oaths of offices. The Clerk selects the names of prospective jurors for juries and issues summonses to prospective jurors.
Other duties of the Clerk are collecting court costs, fines and money judgments levied by the court and collecting child support payments.

The physical address of the Switzerland County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office is:

Switzerland County Courthouse, First Floor
212 West Main Street
Vevay, IN 47043
Email: clerk@switzerlandcountycourthouse.org
Phone: 812-427-4415
Fax: 812-427-4408
Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. and Thursday, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Gayle Sullivan is the Switzerland County Circuit Court Clerk. She can be contacted at 812-427-4415 or emailed at clerk@switzerlandcountycourthouse.org
Office Staffs:
Rita Brogan, 1st Deputy Circuit Court Clerk
Email: clerk@switzerlandcountycourthouse.org
Ginger Peters, 2nd Deputy Circuit Court Clerk
Shona Yazell, Child Support Deputy
Meagan Kilborn, Voter Registration/Election Deputy

Switzerland County Recorder’s Office Information

The Recorder is a constitutional officer. Their primary duty is to maintain permanent public records of documents such as mortgages, deeds, liens, military discharges, subdivisions plats, leases, public and private bonds, personal property, and powers of attorney. The instruments or documents are scanned, indexed into a computer system and then microfilmed for archival purposes. The county recorder prepares and furnishes official copies of any record or instruments when required by law or ordered by the court or any other party. The recorder is also responsible for certifying the authenticity of the document in the records of the office. The county recorder also files Uniform Commercial Code financing statements pertaining to real property.

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

Switzerland County Courthouse, First Floor
212 West Main Street
Vevay, IN 47043
Email: recordersc@yahoo.com
Phone: 812-427-4460
Fax: 812-427-9945
Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. and Thursday, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Nancy Barker is the Switzerland County Recorder. She can be contacted at 812-427-4460 or emailed at recordersc@yahoo.com
Office Staffs:
Darla McAlister, Deputy Recorder
Email: recordersc@yahoo.com
Cyndi Barnes, Genealogy Library Services
Email: recordersc@yahoo.com

Switzerland County Assessor’s Office Information

The Assessor is a statutory officer of the county. The primary duties of the county assessor are determining the market value of property in the county and certify the values to the county auditor. Other duties of the assessor are to certify current assessments to the county auditor’s office; evaluate the total assessed value of each taxing district; discover and identify an omitted property, etc.

The physical address of the Switzerland County Assessor’s Office is:
Switzerland County Courthouse, First Floor
212 West Main Street
Vevay, IN 47043
Email: assessor@switzerlandcountycourthouse.org
Phone: 812-427-3379
Fax: 812-427-3160
Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. and Thursday, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Joan Armstrong is the Switzerland County Assessor. She can be contacted at 812-427-3379 or emailed at assessor@switzerlandcountycourthouse.org
Office Staff:
Stacey Mathews, Deputy Assessor
Email: deputyassessor@switzerlandcountycourthouse.org

Switzerland, IN Genealogy and Ancestry Records
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
Total Ancestries Reported 2005-20098,623
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-20091,751
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-200911
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-200928
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-20094
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-20094
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-2009177
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-2009882
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-200924
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-200993
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-200922
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-20092,388
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-200970
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-20094
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-20091,296
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-2009135
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-200959
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-2009115
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-20094
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-200920
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-2009194
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-2009195
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-20095
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-200914
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-200930
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-200976
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-2009839
Switzerland County Marriage License Office
In order to obtain a marriage license in Switzerland 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:Switzerland County Marriage License
Location:Switzerland County Courthouse, First Floor 212 West Main Street, Vevay, Indiana, 47043
Phone:812-427-4415

Switzerland County Clerk’s Office

Address: 212 West Main Street Vevay, In 47043, USA
Phone: 812.427.4460

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