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Newton County, Indiana

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The original Newton County was formed by statute on February 7, 1835. The county was abolished and combined with Jasper County in 1839. On December 8, 1859, the county was re-created and the borders were redrawn to essentially their current state. The county is named after Sgt. John Newton, who served under Gen. Francis Marion (the "Swamp Fox") in the American Revolutionary War.

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Ade | Beaver | Beaver City | Brook | Colfax | Conrad | Effner | Enos | Foresman | Goodland | Grant | Iroquois | Jackson | Jefferson | Kentland | Lake | Lake Village | Lincoln | McClellan | Morocco | Mount Ayr | Newton | Pembroke | Percy Junction | Perkins | Roselawn | Sumava Resorts | Thayer | Washington



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