Battle of Pickett's Mill
Decatur County Courthouse
James W Pleak
Pleak Family Reunion
July 23, 2017
Victor W. Pleak
The annual Pleak Family reunion will be held at Eagle Creek Park in Indianapolis on Saturday, September 16, 2017 from 11 am to 3 pm at Shelter B.
A pitch-in lunch will begin at noon.
More information will be posted when available.
Event: Pleak Family Reu...
September 13, 2015
Victor W Pleak
Where are the roots?
How does it get water?
How does it stay up there?
Have you ever wondered what the inside of the clock tower of the Decatur County Courthouse looks like?
Join Kevin Rader of WTHR as he makes his way to the top. Click to be taken to the story on W...
July 6, 2015
The precursor to the Tennessee Constitution the Cumberland Compact gave the settlers along
the Cumberland River guidelines for land transactions and rules for governing the settlements. The compact was signed in May of 1780 by 250 settlers, including John Pleak.
June 2, 2015
Died: May 27, 1864
Parents: Llewellyn and Emily E. (Menifee) Pleak
James was a private in the 37th Regiment Indiana Infantry Company H. He enlisted on September 18, 1861 at Lawrenceburg, Dearborn County, Indiana. On January 26, 1864 he reenliste...
April 26, 2015
Johannes Blickensdörfer was born April 15, 1726 to Hans Jackob and Katharina Veronica Magdelena (Burkholder) Blickensdörfer. He was born on the Kohlhof near
Schifferstadt in present day Germany. He was one of six sons, his brothers were Jakob, Christian,...
2017 Pleak Family Reunion
Decatur County Courthouse Tower Tree
Civil War: James W Pleak
This Day In History: Birth of Johann...