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Civil War service men from Switzerland 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 Switzerland County.  
 
Civil War service men from Switzerland 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 Switzerland County.  
  
*[[3rd_Regiment,_Indiana_Cavalry|3rd Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Companies A, C, and K   
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*[[3rd Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|3rd Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Companies A, C, and K   
*[[6th _Regiment, _Indiana_ Infantry|6th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Compane H  
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*[[6th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|6th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Compane H  
*[[10th_Regiment,_Indiana_Cavalry|10th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company D  
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*[[10th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|10th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company D  
*[[11th_Regiment,_Indiana_Cavalry|<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1301275714762_920" />11th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company C  
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*[[11th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1301275714762_920" />11th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company C  
*[[18th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|18th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company D  
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*[[18th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|18th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company D  
*[[52nd_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|52nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company D  
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*[[52nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|52nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company D  
*[[83rd_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|83rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company C  
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*[[83rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|83rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company C  
*[[93rd_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|93rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies C and D  
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*[[93rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|93rd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies C and D  
*[[139th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry_(100_days,_1864)|139th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864), Company K  
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*[[139th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864)|139th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864), Company K  
*[[140th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|140th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies B, E, and I  
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*[[140th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|140th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies B, E, and I  
*[[146th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|146th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company E  
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*[[146th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|146th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company E  
*[[156th_Regiment,_Indiana_Infantry|156th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company B  
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*[[156th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|156th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company B  
*[[28th_US_Colored_Troops|28th US Colored Troops<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1299539402905_927" />]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops
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*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1299539402905_927" />]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops
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*''"Military History" Chapter 10 in History of Switzerland County, Indiana from Their Earliest Settlement: Containing a History of the Cities, Townships, Towns, Villages, Schools, and Churches&nbsp;; Remininiscences, Extracts, Etc.&nbsp;; Local Statistics&nbsp;; Portraits of Early Settlers and Prominent Men ''; (Biographies. Mt. Vernon, Ind: Windmill Publications, 1993.), (page 1099-1199&nbsp;give&nbsp;Regiment, Compant, Name) 977.2125 H2h FHL US/CAN Book&nbsp; {{FHL|720753|item|disp=FHL Collection}}, [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-switzerland-county-indiana-from-their-earliest-settlement-containing-a-history-of-the-cities-townships-towns-villages-schools-and-churches-remininiscences-extracts-etc-local-statistics-portraits-of-early-settlers-and-prominent-men-biographies/oclc/688601225&referer=brief_results other library] <br>
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Revision as of 21:46, 29 April 2011

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County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1814--Switzerland County was created 7 September 1814 from Dearborn and Jefferson Counties.
County seat: Vevay [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • History of Switzerland County, Indiana from Their Earliest Settlement: Containing a History of the Cities, Townships, Towns, Villages, Schools, and Churches ; Remininiscences, Extracts, Etc. ; Local Statistics ; Portraits of Early Settlers and Prominent Men ; (Biographies. Mt. Vernon, Ind: Windmill Publications, 1993.), 977.2125 H2h FHL US/CAN Book  FHL Collection, other library
  • Weakley, Harraman & Co. History of Dearborn, Ohio and Switzerland Counties, Indiana: From Their Earliest Settlement, Containing a History of the Counties, Their Cities, Townships, Towns, Villages, Schools, and Churches ... Biographies ... History of the North-West Territory, the State of Indiana, and the Indians. (Chicago: Weakley, Harraman & Co, 2008.)  other library    INTERNET ARCHIVE  (Only the Switzerland County portion is included below.)

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Switzerland 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 Switzerland County.


Civil War Book


  • "Military History" Chapter 10 in History of Switzerland County, Indiana from Their Earliest Settlement: Containing a History of the Cities, Townships, Towns, Villages, Schools, and Churches ; Remininiscences, Extracts, Etc. ; Local Statistics ; Portraits of Early Settlers and Prominent Men ; (Biographies. Mt. Vernon, Ind: Windmill Publications, 1993.), (page 1099-1199 give Regiment, Compant, Name) 977.2125 H2h FHL US/CAN Book  FHL Collection, other library


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).