Historical maps are available at the Kosciusko County Surveyor’s Office

The following is a list of the maps used in a presentation by Kosciusko County Surveyor, Mike Kissinger, at the Syracuse-Wawasee Historical Museum on September 1, 2022. These maps and more are available as digital files (pdf, jpeg, or png) or printed copies and may be obtained by contacting Amy Hurd at the Kosciusko County Surveyor’s Office via phone (574-265-2914), email at ahurd@kcgov.com, or in person on the first floor of the Kosciusko County Courthouse, 100 W Center St, Warsaw, IN 46580.



















Native American Treaty Map – Unknown Date


Map of Indiana – 1826


Native American Villages Map – 1800s


Flat Belly Reserve – 1834


Flat Belly Reserve Aerial Outline – Present Day


Turkey Creek West – 1907


Turkey Creek Flat Belly Reserve – 1907














Turkey Creek with Flat Belly Reserve – 1838


Map of Native American Trails – Unknown Date


1866 County Map




















1879 County Map











Wawasee & Syracuse Lakes – 1924















Barbee Lakes – 1938












Partial Map of Wawasee & Syracuse – 1944


Syracuse Lake Photograph – Unknown Date















Warsaw Map – 1877



















Webster & Backwater Lakes – 1938






















Waubee Lake – 1938


Other Kosciusko County maps available include:
County Atlas (1879 & 1914)
County Maps (as early as 1866)
Township Maps (as early as 1866)
Various Town Maps
Various Lake Maps (including elevations)
Topographic Maps
Aerial Imagery (as early as 1938)


*Specific map requests not listed may be inquired of by contacting the Surveyor’s Office.