Place:Cass, Indiana, United States

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Cass County is a county located in the U.S. state of Indiana. The county seat is Logansport. As of 2010, its population was 38,966.

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History

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Cass County was formed in 1828. It is named for Gen. Lewis Cass, Governor of Michigan Territory through 1831. Cass was U.S. Secretary of State just prior to the outbreak of the Civil War.

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Date Event Source
1829 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1829 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1829 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1829 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1830 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1830 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1850 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1882 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1830 1,162
1840 5,480
1850 11,021
1860 16,843
1870 24,193
1880 27,611
1890 31,152
1900 34,545
1910 36,368
1920 38,333
1930 34,518
1940 36,908
1950 38,793
1960 40,931
1970 40,456
1980 40,936
1990 38,413

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