Morgan County, Indiana Genealogy

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Civil War service men from Morgan 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 Morgan County.
  
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*[[1st Regiment, Indiana Heavy Artillery|1st Regiment]], Indiana Heavy Artillery, Companies B, and L
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*[[4th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|4th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company I
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*[[5th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry (90th Regiment, Indiana Volunteers)|5th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry (90th Regiment, Indiana Volunteers), Company F
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*[[7th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|7th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K
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*[[9th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|9th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company B
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*[[11th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|11th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company H
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*[[12th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|12th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company E
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*[[17th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery|17th Battery]], Indiana Light Artillery
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*[[27th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|27th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company G
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*[[33rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|33rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies A, and C
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*[[59th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|59th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company G
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*[[70th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|70th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies D, H, and I
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*[[117th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (6 months, 1863-4)|117th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (6 months, 1863-4), Company C
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*[[139th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864)|139th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864), Company I
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*[[148th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|148th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies E, H, and K
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*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops
  
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Civil War Books
  
 
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*"Military History" in Blanchard, Charles. ''Counties of Morgan, Monroe, and Brown, Indiana. Historical and Biographical''. (Chicago: F.A. Battey &amp; Co, 1884.) page 50-80, 977.2 H2b FHL US/CAN Book {{FHL|159079|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/counties-of-morgan-monroe-and-brown-indiana-historical-and-biographical/oclc/2069003&referer=brief_results other library<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1304019754281_426" />]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/stream/cu31924028803322#page/n5/mode/2up INTERNET ARCHIVE]
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Civil War service men from&nbsp;Morgan 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&nbsp;Morgan County.
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*[[1st_Regiment,_Indiana_Heavy_Artillery|1st Regiment]], Indiana Heavy Artillery, Companies B, and L
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*[[4th_Regiment,_Indiana_Cavalry|4th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company I
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*[[5th_Regiment,_Indiana_Cavalry_(90th_Regiment,_Indiana_Volunteers)|5th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry (90th Regiment, Indiana Volunteers), Company F
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*[[7th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|7th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K
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*[[9th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|9th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company B
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*[[11th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|11th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company H
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*[[12th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|12th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company E
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*[[17th_Battery,_Indiana_Light_Artillery|17th Battery]], Indiana Light Artillery
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*[[27th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|27th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company G
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*[[33rd_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|33rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies A, and C
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*[[59th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|59th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company G
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*[[70th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|70th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies D, H, and I
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*[[117th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry_(6_months,_1863-4)|117th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (6 months, 1863-4), Company C
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*[[139th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry_(100_days,_1864)|139th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864), Company I
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*[[148th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|148th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies E, H, and K
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*[[28th_US_Colored_Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops
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Revision as of 20:06, 28 April 2011

United States  > Indiana > Morgan County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1821--Morgan County was created 31 December 1821 from unorganized territory.
County seat: Martinsville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

March 1876 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Morgan 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 Morgan County.


Civil War Books

  • "Military History" in Blanchard, Charles. Counties of Morgan, Monroe, and Brown, Indiana. Historical and Biographical. (Chicago: F.A. Battey & Co, 1884.) page 50-80, 977.2 H2b FHL US/CAN Book FHL Collection  other library    INTERNET ARCHIVE

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).