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Civil War service men from Jasper 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 Jasper County.
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*[[5th_Regiment,_Indiana_Cavalry_(90th_Regiment,_Indiana_Volunteers)|5th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry (90th Regiment, Indiana Volunteers), Company K,
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*[[6th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|6th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H
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*[[8th_Regiment,_Indiana_Cavalry|8th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Companies K, L, and M
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*[[10th_Regiment,_Indiana_Cavalry|10th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company C
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*[[22nd_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|22nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company B
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*[[25th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|25th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company G
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*[[52nd_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|52nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company A, and Reorganized Company B
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*[[117th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry_(6_months,_1863-4)|117th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (6 months, 1863-4), Company H
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*[[120th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|120th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H
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*[[130th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|130th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company A
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*[[137th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry_(100_days,_1864)|137th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864), Company D
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*[[140th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|140th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies D, E, and K
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*[[145th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|145th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies C, F, and G
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*[[28th_US_Colored_Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Companies E, F, and Addition Recruits for Colored Troops
  
 
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Revision as of 02:30, 13 March 2011

Template:Indiana-stubUnited States  > Indiana > Jackson County

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

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Jasper 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 Jasper County.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

References

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