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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
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Civil War service men from Fayette 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 Fayette County
  
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*[[2nd Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|2nd Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company L
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*[[3rd Battery, Indiana Light Artillery|3rd Battery]], Indiana Light Artillery,
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*[[5th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry (90th Regiment, Indiana Volunteers)|5th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry (90th Regiment, Indiana Volunteers), Company C
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*[[9th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|9th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company E
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*[[9th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|9th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company C
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*[[11th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|11th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized I, and K
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*[[16th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|16th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company E, and Reorganized Company A
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*[[20th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|20th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company C
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*[[36th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|36th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H
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*[[91st Regiment, Indiana Infantry|91st Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company I
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*[[104th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|104th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K
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*[[111th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|111th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies C, and L
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*[[124th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|124th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company A
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*[[139th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864)|139th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864), Company F
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*[[144th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|144th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K
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*[[147th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|147th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company I
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*[[148th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|148th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H
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*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops <br>
  
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Civil War Book
  
Civil War
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Barrows, Frederick Irving, ''History of Fayette County, Indiana''&nbsp;:(Indianapolis, Ind. : B.F. Bowen)&nbsp;her people, industries and institutions, with biographical sketches of representative citizens and genealogical records of many of the old families, 977.2623 H2b {{FHL|520728|item|disp=FHLCollection}} INTERNET&nbsp;ARCHIVE [http://www.archive.org/details/historyoffayette00barr web site]
 
 
Civil War service men from Fayette 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 Fayette County  
 
 
 
*[[2nd_Regiment,_Indiana_Cavalry|2nd Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company L
 
*[[3rd_Battery,_Indiana_Light_Artillery|3rd Battery]], Indiana Light Artillery,
 
*[[5th_Regiment,_Indiana_Cavalry_(90th_Regiment,_Indiana_Volunteers)|5th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry (90th Regiment, Indiana Volunteers), Company C
 
*[[9th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|9th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company E
 
*[[9th_Regiment,_Indiana_Cavalry|9th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company C
 
*[[11th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|11th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized I, and K
 
*[[16th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|16th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company E, and Reorganized Company A
 
*[[20th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|20th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company C
 
*[[36th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|36th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H
 
*[[91st_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|91st Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company I
 
*[[104th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|104th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K
 
*[[111th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|111th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies C, and L
 
*[[124th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|124th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company A
 
*[[139th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry_(100_days,_1864)|139th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864), Company F
 
*[[144th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|144th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K
 
*[[147th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|147th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company I
 
*[[148th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|148th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H
 
*[[28th_US_Colored_Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops <br>
 
  
 
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==== Newspapers  ====

Revision as of 01:50, 29 March 2011

Template:Indiana-stub United States  > Indiana > Fayette County

Fayette County Indiana.png

County Courthouse

History

Marquis de Lafayette.JPG

The county is named after Revolutionary War hero, the Marquis de Lafayette (1757-1834).[1]


Barrows, Frederick Irving, History of Fayette County, Indiana :(Indianapolis, Ind. : B.F. Bowen) her people, industries and institutions, with biographical sketches of representative citizens and genealogical records of many of the old families, 977.2623 H2b FHLCollection INTERNET ARCHIVE web site

Parent County

1818--Fayette County was created 28 December 1818 from Wayne and Franklin Counties.
County seat: Connersville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Fayette 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 Fayette County

Civil War Book

Barrows, Frederick Irving, History of Fayette County, Indiana :(Indianapolis, Ind. : B.F. Bowen) her people, industries and institutions, with biographical sketches of representative citizens and genealogical records of many of the old families, 977.2623 H2b FHLCollection INTERNET ARCHIVE web site

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

References

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