Newton County, Indiana Genealogy

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Beaver City Cemetery (Aka: Smith Cemetery)<br>Buswell Cemetery, Kentland (Aka: Mount Zion)<br>Doran Cemetery<br>Fairlawn Cemetery, Kentland<br>Goodland Cemetery, Goodland<br>Kennedy Cemetery<br>Lake Village Cemetery, Lake Village &nbsp;(Aka:&nbsp;Lake Township Cemetery)<br>Morgan Cemetery (Aka: Tracey Cemetery)<br>Morocco Cemetery, Morocco<br>Mount Calvary, Goodland<br>Murphy Cemetery, Morocco (Aka: West Cemetery)<br>North Star Cemetery, Mount Ayr<br>Oakland Cemetery, Morocco (Aka: North Cemetery)<br>Pleasant Grove Cemetery<br>Porter Cemetery, Morocco<br>Prairie Vine Cemetery, Morocco<br>Riverside Cemetery, Brook&nbsp;<br>Roselawn Cemetery, Roselawn&nbsp;(Aka: Lincoln Township Cemetery)<br>Russell Chapel Cemetery<br>Saint Josephs Cemetery, Kentland<br>Sell Cemetery, Brook<br>Saints Peter &amp; Paul Cemetery, Goodland  
 
Beaver City Cemetery (Aka: Smith Cemetery)<br>Buswell Cemetery, Kentland (Aka: Mount Zion)<br>Doran Cemetery<br>Fairlawn Cemetery, Kentland<br>Goodland Cemetery, Goodland<br>Kennedy Cemetery<br>Lake Village Cemetery, Lake Village &nbsp;(Aka:&nbsp;Lake Township Cemetery)<br>Morgan Cemetery (Aka: Tracey Cemetery)<br>Morocco Cemetery, Morocco<br>Mount Calvary, Goodland<br>Murphy Cemetery, Morocco (Aka: West Cemetery)<br>North Star Cemetery, Mount Ayr<br>Oakland Cemetery, Morocco (Aka: North Cemetery)<br>Pleasant Grove Cemetery<br>Porter Cemetery, Morocco<br>Prairie Vine Cemetery, Morocco<br>Riverside Cemetery, Brook&nbsp;<br>Roselawn Cemetery, Roselawn&nbsp;(Aka: Lincoln Township Cemetery)<br>Russell Chapel Cemetery<br>Saint Josephs Cemetery, Kentland<br>Sell Cemetery, Brook<br>Saints Peter &amp; Paul Cemetery, Goodland  
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Newton County, Indiana (1880) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
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Newton County Courthouse<br>201 N. 3rd Street<br>PO Box 49<br>Kentland, Indiana 47951<br>Phone: 219-474-6081<br>Fax: 219-474-5749<br>http://www.newtoncountyin.com/gov_services.htm<br>Hours: 8AM-4PM
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Newton County Courthouse<br>201 N. 3rd Street<br>PO Box 49<br>Kentland, Indiana 47951<br>Phone: 219-474-6081<br>Fax: 219-474-5749<br>http://www.newtoncountyin.com/gov_services.htm<br>Hours: 8AM-4PM  
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Assessor, Clerk, Recorder, Treasurer and Circuit &amp; Superior Court: Criminal &amp; Court Records, Civil, Small Claims, Probate
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Assessor, Clerk, Recorder, Treasurer and Circuit &amp; Superior Court: Criminal &amp; Court Records, Civil, Small Claims, Probate<br>
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*Directory of Businesses in Newton County, Indiana (1884) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
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Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1835--Newton County was created 7 February 1835 from unorganized territory.
County seat: Kentland [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Brook, IN

Goodland, IN

Kentland, IN

Lake Village, IN

Mount Ayr, IN

Roselawn, IN

Sumava Resorts, IN

Thayer, IN


Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Beaver City Cemetery (Aka: Smith Cemetery)
Buswell Cemetery, Kentland (Aka: Mount Zion)
Doran Cemetery
Fairlawn Cemetery, Kentland
Goodland Cemetery, Goodland
Kennedy Cemetery
Lake Village Cemetery, Lake Village  (Aka: Lake Township Cemetery)
Morgan Cemetery (Aka: Tracey Cemetery)
Morocco Cemetery, Morocco
Mount Calvary, Goodland
Murphy Cemetery, Morocco (Aka: West Cemetery)
North Star Cemetery, Mount Ayr
Oakland Cemetery, Morocco (Aka: North Cemetery)
Pleasant Grove Cemetery
Porter Cemetery, Morocco
Prairie Vine Cemetery, Morocco
Riverside Cemetery, Brook 
Roselawn Cemetery, Roselawn (Aka: Lincoln Township Cemetery)
Russell Chapel Cemetery
Saint Josephs Cemetery, Kentland
Sell Cemetery, Brook
Saints Peter & Paul Cemetery, Goodland

Census

Church

Court

Newton County Courthouse
201 N. 3rd Street
PO Box 49
Kentland, Indiana 47951
Phone: 219-474-6081
Fax: 219-474-5749
http://www.newtoncountyin.com/gov_services.htm
Hours: 8AM-4PM

Assessor, Clerk, Recorder, Treasurer and Circuit & Superior Court: Criminal & Court Records, Civil, Small Claims, Probate

Directories

Land

Local Histories

  • F.A. Battey & Co. Counties of Warren, Benton, Jasper and Newton, Indiana: Historical and Biographical. (Chicago: F.A. Battey & Co, 2008.) also (Digital images of original published: Mt. Vernon, IN : Windmill Publications, 1994. viii, 810 p. : ill., ports. ; 28 cm. The original is a reprint. It was originally published : Chicago : F.A. Battey, 1883.) FHL Collection   Family History Archives   other library  Internet Archive
  • Biographical history of Tippecanoe, White, Jasper, Newton, Benton, Warren and Pulaski counties, (Indiana. 2003. La Crosse WI: Brookhaven Press.) FHL US/CAN Film 1731988 FHL Collection   other library   vol.1  Google books   vol.2   Google books

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Newton 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 Newton County.


Civil War Books

  • "Newton County in the War" in F.A. Battey & Co. Counties of Warren, Benton, Jasper and Newton, Indiana: Historical and Biographical. (Chicago: F.A. Battey & Co, 2008.) also (Digital images of original published: Mt. Vernon, IN : Windmill Publications, 1994. viii, 810 p. : ill., ports. ; 28 cm. The original is a reprint. It was originally published : Chicago : F.A. Battey, 1883.)  page 685-955,     FHL Collection   Family History Archives   other library  Internet Archive

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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