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Readings of all of the cemeteries in Jay County can be found on the ACPL Genealogy Center's website.
Civil War service men from Jay 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 Jay County.
- 7th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry, Companies E, and K
- 8th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry, Company C
- 11th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry, Company B
- 20th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery
- 34th Regiment, Indiana Infantry, Company B
- 75th Regiment, Indiana Infantry, Company F
- 89th Regiment, Indiana Infantry, Company E
- 91st Regiment, Indiana Infantry, Company I
- 100th Regiment, Indiana Infantry, Company H
- 139th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864), Company I
- 140th Regiment, Indiana Infantry, Company F
- 153rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry, Company E
- 154th Regiment, Indiana Infantry, Company H
- 28th US Colored Troops, Company F, and Addition Recruits for Colored Troops
Societies and Libraries
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Jay County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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