Jackson County, Indiana Genealogy

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*[[5th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry (90th Regiment, Indiana Volunteers)|5th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry (90th Regiment, Indiana Volunteers), Company K,  
 
*[[5th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry (90th Regiment, Indiana Volunteers)|5th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry (90th Regiment, Indiana Volunteers), Company K,  
*[[6th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|6th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H  
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*[[6th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|6th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H;     [http://www.ingenweb.org/injackson/military/6coh.htm INGenWeb]
 
*[[8th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|8th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Companies K, L, and M  
 
*[[8th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|8th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Companies K, L, and M  
 
*[[10th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|10th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company C  
 
*[[10th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|10th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company C  
*[[15th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|15th Regiment,]] Indiana Infantry, Companies A, and H<br>
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*[[15th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|15th Regiment,]] Indiana Infantry, Companies A, and H
*[[22nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|22nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company B  
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*[[22nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|22nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company B;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.ingenweb.org/injackson/military/22cob.htm INGenWeb]
*[[25th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|25th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company G<br>
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*[[25th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|25th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company G;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.ingenweb.org/injackson/military/25cog.htm INGenWeb]
*[[32nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|32nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company B<br>
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*[[32nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|32nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company B
 
*[[52nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|52nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company A, and Reorganized Company B  
 
*[[52nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|52nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company A, and Reorganized Company B  
*[[67th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|67th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies E, and F<br>
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*[[93rd_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|93rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company F;&nbsp; [http://www.ingenweb.org/injackson/military/93cof.htm INGenWeb]
 
*[[117th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (6 months, 1863-4)|117th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (6 months, 1863-4), Company H  
 
*[[117th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (6 months, 1863-4)|117th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (6 months, 1863-4), Company H  
*[[120th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|120th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H  
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*[[120th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|120th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H;&nbsp; [http://www.ingenweb.org/injackson/military/120coh.htm INGenWeb]
 
*[[130th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|130th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company A  
 
*[[130th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|130th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company A  
 
*[[137th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864)|137th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864), Company D  
 
*[[137th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864)|137th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864), Company D  
*[[140th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|140th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies D, E, and K  
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*[[140th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|140th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies D, E, and K;&nbsp; [http://www.ingenweb.org/injackson/military/140cok.htm INGenWeb ]K only
*[[145th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|145th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies C, F, and G  
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*[[145th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|145th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies C, F, and G;&nbsp; [http://www.ingenweb.org/injackson/military/145cof.htm INGenWeb]&nbsp; F only
 
*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Companies E, F, and Addition Recruits for Colored Troops<br>
 
*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Companies E, F, and Addition Recruits for Colored Troops<br>
  

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United States  > Indiana > Jackson County

Contents

County Courthouse

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History

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The county is named after War of 1812 hero Andrew Jackson (1767-1845) who became Seventh President of the United States in 1829.[1]

Parent County

1815--Jackson County was created 18 December 1815 from Washington, Clark and Jefferson Counties.
County seat: Brownstown [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • History of Jackson County, Indiana: From the Earliest Time to the Present, with Biographical Sketches, Notes, Etc. : Together with an Extended History of the Northwest, the Indiana Territory and the State of Indiana. (Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic Inc, 1972.)  977.223 H2b 1972 FHL US/CAN Book FHL Collection  other library , Digital version: Internet Archive

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Jackson County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Jackson County.

Civil War Book

  • "Military History" Chapter 16 in History of Jackson County, Indiana: From the Earliest Time to the Present, with Biographical Sketches, Notes, Etc. : Together with an Extended History of the Northwest, the Indiana Territory and the State of Indiana. (Evansville, Ind: Unigraphic Inc, 1972.) Page 532-580,  977.223 H2b 1972 FHL US/CAN Book FHL Collection  other library

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. "Jackson County, Indiana," Wikipedia.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).