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*[[34th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|34th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company B  
 
*[[34th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|34th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company B  
 
*[[75th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|75th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company F  
 
*[[75th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|75th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company F  
*[[89th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|89th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company E
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*[[89th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|89th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company E  
*[[91st_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|91st Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company I
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*[[91st Regiment, Indiana Infantry|91st Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company I  
*[[100th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|100th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H
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*[[100th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|100th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H  
*[[139th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry_(100_days,_1864)|139th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864), Company I
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*[[139th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864)|139th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864), Company I  
*[[140th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|140th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company F
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*[[140th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|140th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company F  
*[[153rd_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|153rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company E
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*[[153rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|153rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company E  
*[[154th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|154th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H
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*[[154th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|154th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H  
*[[28th_US_Colored_Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Company F, and Addition Recruits for Colored Troops <br>
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*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Company F, and Addition Recruits for Colored Troops <br>
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Civil War Books
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*"Jay County And The War" Chapter 17 in Montgomery, M.W., ''History of Jay County, Indiana,&nbsp; ''(Chicago, Illinois&nbsp;: Church, Goodman &amp; Cushing, 1864), (page 220-288, Regiment, Companies, Name's),&nbsp;&nbsp;977.267 H2m FHL US/CAN Book {{FHL|188339|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/historyofjaycoun01mont INTERNET&nbsp;ARCHIVE]
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====

Revision as of 01:16, 21 May 2011

Template:Indiana-stubUnited States  > Indiana > Jay County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1835--Jay County was created 7 February 1835 from Randolph and Delaware Counties.
County seat: Portland [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Readings of all of the cemeteries in Jay County can be found on the ACPL Genealogy Center's website.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Montgomery, M.W., History of Jay County, Indiana,  (Chicago, Illinois : Church, Goodman & Cushing, 1864)  977.267 H2m FHL US/CAN Book FHL Collection  INTERNET ARCHIVE

Maps

Military

Civil War

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.

Civil War Books

  • "Jay County And The War" Chapter 17 in Montgomery, M.W., History of Jay County, Indiana,  (Chicago, Illinois : Church, Goodman & Cushing, 1864), (page 220-288, Regiment, Companies, Name's),  977.267 H2m FHL US/CAN Book FHL Collection  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).