Newton County, Mississippi Genealogy
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Revision as of 21:17, 16 December 2010 by Krikar (added company)
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places / Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
1877, 1910--Some records were lost.
Places / Localities
- 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.
- - 2nd Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
- Company B - Newton Rangers
- - 3rd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry
- Company D - Chunkey Heroes
- - 8th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry
- Company B - Pinckney Guards [also listed as Co. I]
- - Perrin's Battalion, Mississippi State Cavalry
- Company E - Rayburn’s Company
Societies and Libraries
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).