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8th IL Infantry
Co A

[Transcribed by Pat Hageman]


All - Privates, 3 yrs, Jul 25, 1861 at Cairo, IL, Capt. Pritcher,


Florey, Andrew J., 21, 5' 7", Blk, Blk, Dark, Single, Cooper, Lg Creek, Macon, IL, Disch. Aug 15 '62, wounds rec. Fort Donelson

Forrest, Joseph, 21, 5' 7", Dark, Blk, Fair, Single, Farmer, Winchester, Scott, IL, Re-enlisted a Veteran

Greer, Benjamin F., 22, 5' 10", Blk, Blue, Fair, Single, Farmer, Petersburg, Menard, IL, Re-enlisted a Veteran

Hamilton, Alescandie, 19, 5' 9", Dark, Grey, Fair, Single, Farmer, Winchester, Scott, IL, Re-enlisted a Veteran

Hughart, Andrew H., 25, 5' 7", Blk., Blue, Fair, Single, Farmer, Portland, Hancock, IL, Re-enlisted a Veteran

Harvey, Robert T., 28, 5' 8", Light, Blk, Fair, Single, Farmer, Hamilton, OH, Killed in action at Fort Donelson Feb 18, 1862

Helm, Lafayette, 24, 5' 10", Dark, Blue, Fair, Single, Farmer, Decatur, Macon, IL, ___Sergt. Discharged at Cairo, Ill Jan 27. 62 disability c_ed

Harvey, John A., 26, 5' 11", Blk, Grey, Fair, Single, Carpenter, Indianapolis, Marion, IN, Re-enlisted as Veteran

Hess, Joseph, 22, 5' 11", Blk, Blk, Dark, Single, Farmer, Chillicothe, Ross, OH, Discharged June 22, 62 of Wounds reced at Fort Donelson Feb 15, 62

Hudson, James F., 18, 5' 8", Dark, Grey, Fair, Single, Farmer, Ross, OH, Killed in action of (can't read the rest)

Idell, Robert, 33/5, 6' _, Light, Dark, Fair, Single, Farmer, York, Penn, Re-enlisted a Veteran

Jefferson, William J., 21, 5' 7", Dark, Grey, Fair, Single, Tanner, Sussen, Delaware, Killed in action at Fort Donelson Feb 15, 1862

James, George W., 21, 5' 6", Blk, Blk, Dark, Single, Farmer, Circleville, Pickaway, OH, Pro. Corp., killed in action at Champion Hills May 16, 1863

Jones, Andrew, 18, 5' 11", Blk, Blk, Dark, Single, Farmer, Yellowbird, Ross, OH, Killed in action at Fort Donelson Feb 15, 1862

Livingston, Michael C., 20, 5' 6", Blk, Blk, Dark, Single, Carpenter, Westfairview, Cumberland, PA, Discharged Jul 25, 64 Term of service havingexpired

Leach, James, 23, 5' 7", Light, Blue, Fair, Single, Farmer, Chillicothe, Ross, OH, Discharged Jul 25, 64 Term of service having expired

Leland, James, 23, 5' 10", Dark, Grey, Fair, Single, Farmer, Jefferson Co, IN, Deserted at Memphis, Tenn, Feb 22, 63,

Muirhead, Thomas J., 28, 6' 1", Light, Grey, Fair, Single, Farmer, Decatir, Macon, Ill, Killed in action at Shiloh Tenn April 6, 1862

McDaniels, Jeremiah O., 33, 6' 1", Dark, Hazel, Dark, Married, Farmer, Alabama, Deserted at Savannah Tenn July 15, 1862

Mosher, Charles W., 18, 5' 8", Light, Blue, Light, Single, Farmer, Eden, LaSalle, Ill, Re enlisted as Veteran Volunteer

Mashell, Ellis, 18, 5' 8", Light, Grey, Light, Single, Farmer, Madison, Ohio, Re enlisted as Veteran Volunteer

Pope, George S., 19, 6', Blk, Grey, Dark, Single, Farmer, Tenn, Killed inaction at Shiloh Tenn April 6, 1862

Reavis, James W., 22, 5' 7/9", Blk, Blk, Dark, Single, Farmer, Davidson Tenn Re-enlisted a Veteran Volunteer

Rech, Joseph H., 18, 5' 5", Dark, Blue, Light, Single, Farmer, Pickaway, Ohio Re-enlisted a Veteran Volunteer


9th IL Infantry
Co K
[Transcribed by Jeana Gallagher]

This sheet is only a muster out roll with no descriptions. All men are privates unless otherwise noted. With a few noted exceptions they all joined 19 Apr (no year given) at Alton, IL and were mustered out on 25 Apr 1865 at Springfield, IL, unless other wise noted.

Mangels, Peter, 27, enlisted & MO'ed at Cario, IL,
Misler, Robert, 21
Ott, Andrew, 24
Radt, Fritz, 22
Redell, George, 22
Richter, Karl, 29, enlisted & MO'ed at Cario
Roetgers, Wilesan F, 24, enlisted & MO'ed at Cario
Rose, Christian, 24
Ruhland, George, 23,
Salzman, John M, 24
Schaeffer, George, 31
Schield, August, 30
Schneider, Martin, 30
Schnuberg, Adolph, 32
Schopped, John, 26
Schuk, Paul 24
Schwargbeck, Anton, 24 enlisted & MO'ed at Cario
Seifried, Alex, 35
Serbert, John, 26
Shopped, Peter, 27
Sosal, August, 27
Spies, Meinrad, 29
Stoer, Adam, 29
Unger, Ferdinand, 31
Vetter, Henry, 34
Wachter, John, 31
Wehrle, Jacob, 24
Weis, Martin, 24
Weishaar, George, 24
Young, John, 21
Zeigler, Martin, 31



30th Illinois Infantry
Company B
[Transcribed by Sharon Newton Burnes]

Volunteers
Only a few were listed on this page and the information provided varied. I have included all that was furnished.

TAYLOR, Eli, Pvt. farmer with residence being Springfield, Ill., enrolled for 3 years by Col. Morrison. Remarks: transferred Sept.10, 1863 discharged May 26, 1865

UNDERWOOD, Jesse F., Pvt. dark hair, blue eyes, farmer born in Sangamon County, Ill., residence Loami, Sangamon County. mustered in April 19, 1964 Springfield, Ill by Capt. Keys. Remarks: discharged June 29, 1865 by reason of wounds received June 18, 1864.

WYCHOFF, Henry, Pvt. residence Springfield, Ill., enrolled for 3 years on Aug. 9, 1862 by Col. Morrison. Mustered out June 4, 1865, Washington D.C. by Lieut. Hayes.

WORKMAN, David, Pvt. born Ill. residence Springfield, Ill. Enrolled for 3 years on Aug 9, 1862 by Col. Morrison. Remarks: discharged Oct.23, 1862 Jackson, Tenn.

WILLIAMSON, Erastus, Pvt., 21 years of age, residence Springfield, Ill., light hair, gray eyes, fair complexion, farmer, born Pike County, enrolled for 3 years, mustered in April 17, 1864, Camp Butler, Ill. by Lt. Huntington, mustered out July 17, 1865 Louisville, Ky. by Liet. Hayes. Remarks: appointed Corporal April 1, 1865.

YOUNG, Edward A. Pvt. 30 years of age, 5 ft. 11in., black hair, blue eyes, dark complexion, single, farmer, born Harrison County, Virginia; residence Lami, Sangamon County, Ill. enrolled March 11, 1862 for 3 years. Remarks: re-enlisted as a veteran.

DRAFTED and SUBSTITUTE RECRUITS
TRANSCRIPTION NOTE: All men were drafted for one year and held the rank of Private. This was a poor copy with no marital status given and residence at time of enrollment seldom stated. Physical discription includes age, height and the color of hair, eyes, and complexion, but some of this information could not be read.

BAUM, Philip age 28, 5ft 9in., red hair, hazel eyes, sandy complexion, farmer born in Ill., Mustered in Oct. 25,1864 Alton, Ill. by Capt.Abbott. Mustered out July 17, 1865 Louisville, Ky. by Lieut. Hayes. Remarks: Sub. for Francis Kurts.

BEAN, James A. age 19, 5 ft 71/2 in, dark hair, hazel eyes, dark complexion, farmer, born in Canada. Mustered in Oct. 18, 1864 Peoria, Ill. by Capt. Allen. Remarks: Sub. for John Lawson. never reported to Co. No discharge furnished.

BONNER, George age 32, 5 ft. 6 in., black hair, hazel eyes, dark complexion, farmer, born in Mass. residence Walnut, Ill. Mustered in Sept. 29, 1864 by Capt. Allen. Mustered out June 4, 1865 Washington D.C. by Lieut. Hayes.

BENAR, Gotleib age 23, 5 ft 7 in. black hair, gray eyes, dark complexion, born in Germany, residence Alton, Madison County, Ill. Mustered in Sept 22, 1864 Alton by Capt. Abbott. Mustered out June 4, 1865 Washington D.C. by Lieut. Hayes. Remarks: never reported to Co.

BEARD, Frederick see Co. A

CONRAD, Samuel age 18, 5 ft. 8 1/2 in, brown hair, gray eyes, light complexion, shoemaker, born in Ill. Mustered in Oct 21, 1864 Joliet, Ill. by Capt. Longworth. Remarks: Sub for Michael Carroll. Never reported to Co. No discharge furnished.

CONKLIN, Endress age 21, black hair, hazel eyes, dark complexion, carpenter, born in New York. Mustered in Oct. 7, 1864 Peoria, Ill. by Capt. Allen. Remarks: Sub for John K. Wilson. never reported to Co. No discharge furnished.

DEANER, John age 22, brown hair, blue eyes, light complexion, farmer, born in Penn. Mustered in Oct 11, 1864 Joliet, Ill. by Capt. Longworth. Remarks: Sub for Jacob Deaner. Transferred to Co. E.

ENGLEHEART, Christian born in Germany, residence Walnut Grove, Ill. Mustered in Oct 5, 1864 Mt. Sterling, Ill.by Capt. Westlake. Remarks: Never reported to Co. No discharge furnished.

FRIESE, Louis age 18, brown hair, blue eyes, fair complexion, laborer, born in Germany. Mustered in Oct 25, 1864 Alton, Ill. by Capt. Abbott. Mustered out July 17, 1865 Louisville, Ky by Lieut. Hayes. Remarks: Sub for John Miller.

FISHER, Philip age 3?, brown hair, hazel eyes, dark complexion, miner, born in Germany. Mustered in Sept. 22, 1864 Alton, Ill. by Capt. Abbott. Mustered out June 4, 1865 Washington D.C. by Lieut. Hayes.

FOWLS, Henry age 3?, 5 ft 7 1/2 in., black hair, gray eyes, dark complexion, carpenter, residence Berlin, Ill. Mustered in Sept 29, 1864 Peoria, Ill by Capt. Allen. Mustered out June 4, 1865 Washington D.C. by Lieut. Hayes. Remarks: Never been with Co.

GARBER, Christian age 18, 5 ft. 4 in., brown hair, hazel eyes, fair complexion, farmer, born in Germany. Mustered in Oct. 25, 1864 Alton, Ill by Capt. Abbott. Mustered out July 17, 1865 Louisville, Ky by Lieut. Hayes. Remarks: Sub for Charles Curran.

GUTHRIE, Louis age 25, 5 ft 10 in., light hair, blue eyes, florid complexion, farmer, born in Ill., residence Alton, Madison County, Ill. Mustered in Sept 21, 1864 Alton, Ill by Capt. Abbott. Mustered out June 4, 1865 Washington D.C. by Lieut. Hayes. Remarks: Never been with Co.

HARMON, Michael age 34, 5 ft 5 1/4 in., light hair, blue eyes, dark complexion, farmer, born in France, residence Athens, Ill. Mustered in Oct 1, 1864 Mt. Sterling, Ill. by Capt. Westlake. Mustered out July 17, 1865 Louisville, Ky. by Lieut. Hayes.

HAASE, Anton H. age 18, 5 ft 8 in., brown hair, hazel eyes, fair complexion, tin smith, born in Germany. Mustered in Oct 19, 1864 Alton. Ill. by Capt. Abbott. Mustered out July 17, 1865 by Lieut. Hayes. Remarks: Sub for Frank Haase.

HOLZAPPEL, Charles age 21, 5 ft 5 in., sandy hair, blue eyes, light complexion, farmer, born in Germany. Mustered in Oct 17, 1864 Chicago, Ill. by Capt. James. Mustered out July 17, 1865 Louisville, Ky., by Lieut. Hayes. Remarks: Sub for Frederick Markus.

HIESNER, Paul age 27, 5 ft. 10 in., brown hair, hazel eyes, dark complexion, laborer, born in Prussia. Mustered in Oct. 11, 1864 Chicago, Ill. by Capt. James. Mustered out July 17, 1865 Louisville, Ky., by Lieut. Hayes. Remarks: Sub for Sebastian Andres.

HALL or WAUL, Frank age 34, 5 ft 6 1/4 in., dark hair, hazel eyes, dark complexion, farmer, born in France. Mustered in Oct.13, 1864 Oeoria, Ill. by Capt. Allen. Remarks: Never reported to Co. No discharge furnished.

KIMMICH, Bernhard age 19, 5 ft. 5 in., brown hair, hazel eyes, fair complexion, soldier, born in Germany. Mustered in Oct. 26, 1864 Alton, Ill. by Capt. Abbott. Mustered out July 17, 1865 Louisville, Ky by Lieut. Hayes. Remarks: Sub for Henry Bardinger.

KARGER, Joseph age 18, 5 ft. 8 in., brown hair, hazel eyes, fair complexion, farmer, born in Ill. Mustered in Oct. 24, 1864 Alton, Ill. by Capt. Abbott. Mustered out July 17, 1865 Louisville, Ky. by Lieut. Hayes. Remarks: Sub for John Pfefer.

KNERCHE, John age 44, 5 ft. 4 1/2 in., brown hair, blue eyes, light complexion, farmer, born in Germay, residence Cook County, Ill. Mustered in Sept 28, 1864 Chicago, Ill. by Capt. James. Mustered out June 4, 1865 Washington D.C. by Lieut. Hayes.

LINKER, Henry age 19, 5 ft 7 in., brown hair, hazel eyes, medium complexion, farmer, born in Germany. Mustered in Oct 23, 1864 Alton, Ill. by Capt. Abbott. Mustered out July 17, 1865 Louisville, Ky. by Lieut. Hayes. Remarks: Sub for Ludwig Linker.

LAMB, William D. age 18, 5 ft 7 in, light hair, gray eyes, sandy complexion, farmer, born in Germany. Mustered in Oct 30, 1864 Alton, Ill by Capt. Abbott. Mustered out July 17, 1865 Louisville, Ky. by Lieut. Hayes. Remarks: Sub for John Mach

MILLER, Conrad age 18, 5 ft 8 in., sandy hair, hazel eyes, sandy complexion, farmer, born in Germany. Mustered in date no readable. Mustered out July 17, 1865 Louisville, Ky. by Lieut. Hayes. Remarks: Sub for Frederick Wilt.


31st Illinois Infantry
Co E


TRANSCRIPTION NOTE: Joined for service 26 Aug 1861 for 3 years, mustered in 18 Sep at Cairo, IL by Capt Pitcher. All persons are farmers unless otherwise noted. Place of residence may be the nearest post office and not where they actually lived.

name, age, height, hair, eyes, complexion, married/single, place of birth, place of residence at enlistment, remarks

Capt Irvin C Batson, 30, 5'?" light, blue, light, married, TN-- Anna, Union Co, IL--resigned 30 May 1863

Capt Martin VP Murphy 27, dark, blue, light, married, Union C, TN--Anna, Union Co, IL--promoted Major 01 Jul 1863

Capt John B Raymond 17, brown, hazel, fair, single, clerk, Lockefort, Niagard Co, NY--Peru, LaSalle Co, IL--MO 31 Dec 1864--promoted Sgt Major of 31st IL

Capt James N Sanders 24 6'0" light, blue, light, married, soldier, Camden, Benton Co, TN--Marion, Wmson Co, IL--MO 19 Jul 1865 Louisville, KY

1st Lt Josephus C Gilliland 28, 5'11", light, Blue, Light, married, no birth place--Anna, Union Co, IL--resigned 03 Feb 1863

1st Lt William Miller 42, 5'4", light, blue, light, married, Raleigh, Rowan Co, NC--Anna, Union Co, IL--resigned on surgeon cert of disablity 20 May 1862

1st Lt William V Sanders 24, 5'4", dark, blue, light, single, Huntington, Benton Co, TN--Anna, Union Co, IL--resigned on surgeon cert of disablity 01 Sep 1862

1st Lt Thomas M Logan 25, 5'8", light, blue, light, married, Jackson Co, IL--Murphysboro, Jackson Co, IL--resigned 28 Feb 1863

1st Lt Surry Steele no information--no information--commission cancelled

1st Lt James N Sanders (see above)

1st Lt James Pennegan 27, 5'7", dark, hazel, dark, single, soldier, Smithsville, DeKalb Co, TN--Jonesboro, Union Co, IL

2nd Lt Robert E Elmore 28, 5'8" dark, gray, light, married, Huntingdon, Carrol Co, TN--Anna, Union Co, IL--resigned 03 Feb 1862

2nd Lt Martin VP Murphy (see above)

2nd Lt Robert Moore 30/36, no description, married, physician, Sumner Co, TN--Saratoga, Union Co, IL--dismissed 23 Mar 1863

2nd Lt John B Raymond (see above)

2nd Lt Martin L Coonce no age, 6'1" dark, hazel, light, Gainesboro, Jackson Co, TN--Anna, Union Co, IL--never mustered as 2nd Lt MO as Sgt 19 Jul 1865

1st Sgt William Miller (see above)

Sgt William V Sanders (see above)

Sgt John S Prickett 19, 5'8" red, gray, light, single, Collinsville, St Clair Co, IL--Carbondale, Jackson Co, IL--Killed in battle of Ft Donelson 15 Feb 1862

Sgt Samuel B Grower 45, 5'7", gray, gray, light, married, Nashville, Davidson Co, TN--Carbondale, Jackson Co, IL--discharged for over age 04 Jul 1862 at Jackson, TN

Sgt Jesse Watson 25, 5'11", dark, blue, light, married, Camden, Benton Co, TN--Anna, Wmson Co, IL--transfered to Invaild Corps 19 Sep 1863 at Keokuko_____.

Cpl Ily W Oakes 24, 5'10", dark, gray, light, single, schoolmaster, Fosterville, Rutherford Co, TN--Marion, Wmson Co, IL--deserted 30 Apr 1862 at Ft Donelson, TN

Cpl Jonathon A Baker 41, 5'3", dark, gray, dark, married, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co, NC--Marion, Wmson Co, IL

Cpl William J Baker 21, 5'7", light, blue, light, single, Jonesboro, Union Co, IL--Marion, Wmson Co, IL

Cpl Jonathon U Rodden 24, 5'8", light, blue, light, single, Huntingdon, Carroll Co, TN--Marion, Wmson Co, IL--re-enlisted as Vet

Cpl Thomas J Perhamous 20, 5'11", light, gray, light, single, blacksmith, Ackron, Summit Co, OH--Marion, Wmson Co, IL--re-enlisted as Vet

Cpl, James N Sanders (see above)

Cpl Thomas J Jolly 32, 5'9", dark, blue, dark, married, Gallatin, Sumner Co, TN--Anna, Union Co, IL--re-inlisted as Vet

Musician-James N Peneagar 20, 5'7", dark, hazel, dark, single, Smithsville, DeKalb Co, TN--Anna, Union Co, IL--re-inlisted as a Vet

31st Illinois Infantry
Co H


Transcribed by Teresa Shands


All men are Privates and enrolled in Sept 1861 for 3 years. They were mustered into service on 18 Sep 1861 at Cario, IL by Capt Pritcher.

Name, age, height, hair, eyes, complexion, married/single, occupation, where born, (residence), remarks

McCormack, George W, 34, 5"9", dark, blue, fair, single, farmer, birth not listed, (Marion, Wmson Co, IL), Transferred from Co C 31st IL

Parish, John K, 17, 5'7", light, blue, light, single, farmer, Marion Co, IL,(Union Co, IL)

Packer, Tramel P, 21, 5'4", black, black, light, single, farmer, Alexander Co, IL, (Alexander Co, IL)

Russell, Robert, 32, 5'10", black, blue, light, married, farmer, Alexander Co, IL, (Alexander Co, IL), , discahrged for disablity 19 Apr 1862

Robinson, Stephen, 28, 5'9", black, black, dark, married, farmer, Wmson Co, IL, (Wmson Co, IL)

Stone, Michael , ?, ?, sandy, blue, red, single, farmer, Germany, (Wmson Co, IL), re-enlisted as vet

Skipworth, Joseph, 33, 5'5", black, black, dark, married, farmer, Warren Co, KY, (Jackson Co, IL), re-enlisted as vet

Sheppard, James, 23, 6'2", light, blue, red, single, farmer, Alexander Co, IL, (Pulaski Co, IL)

Tippy, Levi P, 32 5'10", black, black, dark, married, carpenter, Wmson Co, IL, (Wmson Co, IL), re-enlisted as vet

Treece, Daniel P, 23, 6'1", dark, blue, dark, married, farmer, Union Co, IL, (Union Co, IL), re-enlisted as vet

Thomas, James P, 35, 5'8", red, blue, sandy, married, farmer, KY, (Carbondale, Jackson Co, IL)

Wormack, Jesse, 35, 5'8", black, black, dark, married, laborer, Barren Co, AR, (Johnson Co, IL), discharged for want of Vitality Apr 1862 at Ft Donelson, TN

Wright, Henry, 29, 5'4", sandy, blue, red, single, cooper, Mulenburg Co, KY, (Union Co, IL)

Waggle, William F, 20, 5'9", black, black, dark, single, blacksmith, Union Co, IL, (Union Co, IL)

Wiggs, Simpson, 43, 5'8", black, blue, fair, married, farmer, Wayne Co, NC, (Union Co, IL), discharged for disability Apr 1862 at Ft Donelson, TN

Williams, James, 22, 5'7", black, gray, dark, single, farmer, Fayette Co, IL, (Wmson Co, IL)

York, William A, 21 5'4", light, blue, fair, single, farmer, Wmson Co, IL, (Wmson Co, IL), re-enlisted as vet

31st IL Infantry
Veterans of Co H

All men are Privates and rejoined 05 Jan 1864 at Big Black, Miss. by Capt Goddard and mustered back into service the same day by Capt Ide for 3 years. They were mustered out on 19 Jul 1865 at Louisville, KY by Lt Koyees.

Name, age, height, hair, eyes, complexion, where born, (residence), clothing amount, remarks

This list does not have if they are married or single. All men are farmers. On 31 Dec 1864 each living man was paid for clothing and each man had been paid a $210 bounty and was due a $190 bounty.

Bramlet, Samuel, 216'1", dark, blue, dark, Saline Co, IL, (Saline Co, IL), $37.37, mo'ed as 3rd Sgt

Buckner, David P, 18, 5'10", dark, blue, dark, Wmson Co, IL, (Wmson Co, IL), $10.78

Black, George W, 35, 5'6", dark, black, dark, Murray Co, TN, (Johnson Co, IL), $44.96

Croits(?), Michael, 25, 5'8", dark, gray, light, Stark Co, OH, (Union Co, IL), $71.24, mo'ed as 2nd Cpl

Fields, Jesse, 20, 5'(', black, black, fair, Overton Co, TN, (Union Co, IL), $32.82

McCarty, Michael, 35, 5'8", red, blue, red, Ireland, (Jackson Co, IL), $0, died 13 Sep 1864 at Mauitta (?), GA of wounds rec 22 Jul 1864 at Atlanta, GA

Stone, Michael, 33, 5'8", sandy, blue, fair, Germany, (Jackson Co, IL), $40.56

Skipworth, Joseph, 34, 5'5", sandy, blue, light, Monroe Co, KY, (Wmson Co, IL), $3.20, over paid $250

Taylor, John V, 31, 5'6", aub, hazel, fair, Monroe Co, IL, (Johnson Co, IL), $95.60, mo'ed as 1st Sgt

Treece, Daniel P, 25, 6'1", dark, blue, dark, Union Co, IL, (Union Co, IL), $0, died of disease 06 Nov 1864 at Chattanoga, TN

Tippy, Levi P, 33, 5'10", dark, blue, dark, Wmson Co, IL, (Wmson Co, IL), $2.32, mo'ed as 2nd Cpl

York, William A, 23, 5'6", light, blue, light, Wmson Co, IL, (Wmson Co, IL), $63.18, mo'ed as Sgt


34th IL Infantry
Co. F.


Transcribed by Linda McDowell


TRANSCRIPTION NOTE: All men were farmers unless otherwise noted. They enlisted as privates at Camp Butler by Oscar Tassell for 3 years. The unit was mustered into service on 07 Sep 1861 at Camp Butler by Col Simonson

Name, age, height, hair, eyes, complexion, marital status, place of birth, place of residence

Fletcher, Loring F. (or T)., 18, 5' 8", Brown, Gray, Light, Single, Albany, N.Y., Taylor, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Reenlisted as Vetera

Gull, John H. ( there is a second initial but it is not readable), 22, 5' 9", Light, Blue, Light, Single, Washington Co., Md, Taylor, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: none

Harkness, Thomas, 44, 5' 11", Brown, Gray, Light, Married, occupation moulder, Ireland, Grand Detour, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Disc. for Dis. (disease)

Hoffman, John, 31, 5' 8", Light, Blue, Light, Single, occupation: Laborer, Germany, Grand Detour, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Killed Apl 7 '62 at field of Shiloh

Hardesty, Absolom, 22, 5' 7", Black, Gray, Tanned, Single, Ohio, Lafayette, Ogle Co.,Ills, remarks: Reenlisted as Veteran

Harding, George, 19, 5' 7", Light, Blue, Light, Single, Pa, Pine Creek, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Disc. for Dis. Nov 10 '62 at Nashville, Tenn (disease)

Johnson, Deke, 21, 5' 7", Light, Blue, Light, Married, occupation Laborer, Germany, Grand Detour, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: M O at Sisters (? hard to read) Ferry Ga 30 Jan 65

Merrick, David, 33, 5' 6", Black, Black, Dark, Single, occupation Laborer, Washington Co., Md, Taylor, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Reenlisted as Veteran

Miller, John B., 23, 5' 5", Black, Brown, Dark, Single, occupation shoemaker, Germany, Grand Detour, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Reenlisted as Veteran

Miller, Joseph B., 20, 5' 6", Light, Gray, Light, Single, Germany, Grand Detour, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Transfd to Invalid Corps May 1 '64 at Nashville, Tenn

Miller, Henry, 23, 5' 6", Dark, Gray, Light, Single, Germany, Grand
Detour, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Reenlisted as Veteran

Merrit, Edmund F. (or), 21, 5' 9", Dark, Hazel, Light, Single, N.Y., Pine Creek, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: died Feb 26 '63

McDonald, JAMES, 23, 5' 10", Brown, Blue, Light, Single, Md, Pine Creek, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Died at Camp Wood, Ky of disease

Newcomer, Wm H., 19, 5' 7", Brown, Blue, Light, Single, Ogle Co.,Ills, Pine Creek, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: M O Sept 7 '64 at Atlanta, Ga

Pratt, Archibald M., 25, 5' 5", Light, Blue, Light, Single, Peoria Co., Ills, Taylor, Ogl Co., Ills, remarks: none

Porter, Nelson G., 19, 5' 11", Brown, Brown, Dark, Single, Ogle Co., Ills, GrandDetour, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Reenlisted as Veteran

Parkhurst, Edward , 22, 5' 4", Brown, Brown, Light, Single, occupation clerk, England, Dixon, Lee Co., Ills, remarks: none

Parmenter, Levi J., 29, 5' 10", Brown, Gray, Dark, Married, Union Co., Ohio, Taylor, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: none

Powell, William E., 20, 5' 6", Brown, Gray, Light, Single, occupation Laborer, Rock Island, Ills, Oregon, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: none

Richardson, Jas W., 19, 6' 3", Brown Gray, Light, Single, Ogle Co., Ills, Taylor, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Reenlisted as Veteran

Richardson, George L., 19, 5' 4", Brown, Blue, Light, Single,occupation Schoolboy, N H, Dixon, Lee Co., Ills, remarks: M O Sept 7 '64, at Atlanta Ga

Smith, Benj F., 19, 5' 5", Brown, Gray, Light, Single, occupation Laborer, Ohio, Pine Creek, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: none

Strong, Myron D., 36, 5' 6", Red, Gray, Sandy, Married, occupation Laborer, Orleans Co., N.Y., Grand Detour, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Died Aug 3 '62 at Grand Detour, Ills

Staples, William S., 40, 5' 11", Dark, Dark, Dark, Married, occupation Laborer, Hancock Co., Md, Grand Detour, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Killed 07 Apr '62 at field of Shiloh

Staples, Elbridge G., 20, 6' 1", Brown, Gray, Light, Single, occupation Laborer, Maine, Grand Detour, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Reenlisted as Veteran

Steel, Nicholas N., 44, 5' 10", Brown, Blue, Light, Married, occupation Laborer, Pike Co., Pa, Pine Creek, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: none

Steel, Charles W., 19, 5' 8", Brown, Blue, Light, Single, occupation Laborer, LaPorte, Ind, Pine Creek, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Reenlisted as Veteran

Steel, William H., 20, 5' 11", Red, Gray, Light, Single, LaPorte, Ind, Pine Creek, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: none

Slaughter, Thomas J., 19, 5' 7", Brown, Blue, Dark, Single, Washington, Ohio, Taylor, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: none

Snider, Benj F., 19, 5' 7", Black, Brown, Light, Single, occupation Laborer, Washington Co., Md, Pine Creek, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Killed Apl 7 '62 at field of Shiloh

Stephens, William C., 24, 5' 6", Brown, Blue, Light, Married, Hart, Ky, Taylor, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Died Nov 8 '62 at Nashville, Tenn (several words in parenthesis-my copy is too dark to read them)

Secoy, Andrew J., 24, 5' 10", Black, Gray, Light, Single, Boone Co., Ills, (no city) Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Reenlisted as Veteran

Taylor, James B., 18, 5' 7", Brown, Hazel, Light, Single, Ogle Co., Ills, Pine Creek, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Reenlisted as Veteran

Taylor, Elliot, 23, 5' 10", Brown, Gray, Light, Single, Marcon (?hard to read), Pa, Taylor, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Reenlisted as Veteran

Taylor, Clinton D., 18, 5' 10", Brown, Gray, Light, Single, Ogle Co., Ills, Dixon, Lee Co., Ills, remarks M O Sept 7 '64 Atlanta, Ga

5 more names follow but many columns are too dark to read.

2nd sheet:continuing alphabetically: Except as noted no marital status is given, all men are privates and farmers

Name, age, height, hair, eyes, complexion, marital status, place of birth, date and place joined service, length of enlistment, date and place mustered in, place of residence

Vanness, Jacob, 28, 5' 5", Light, Blue, Light, Ohio, joined 23 Dec 63, Chattanooga, by Lt Williams, term 3 yrs, M I 3 Jany 64, Chattanooga, by Capt Howard, Grand Detour, Ogle Co., Ills, M O 12 July 65 Louisville, by Capt Papel, remarks: M O as Capt

Wright, Newton W., 24, 5' 9", Brown, Gray, Light, occupation Laborer, Ogle Co., Ills, joined service 23, Dec 63, Chatanooga, by Lt Williams, term 3 yrs, MI 3 Jany 64, Chattanooga, by Capt Howard, Grand Detour, Ills. remarks: ? (one word unreadable) Killed in action Mch 19 '65 at Bentonville N C

Warner, Chas A., 20, 5' 7", Light, Brown, Light, Ogle Co., Ills, joined service 23, Dec 63, by Lt Williams, term 3 yrs, M I 3 Jany 64, Chattanooga, by Capt Howard, Grand Detour, Ogle Co., Ills, M O 12 July 65 Louisville, by Capt Papel, remarks: M O as Serg

Wolf, Benjamin, 24, 5' 7", Black, Black, Dark, York Co., Pa, joined service 23, Dec 63, by Lt Williams, term 3 yrs, M I 3 Jany 64, Chattanooga, by Capt Howard, Grand Detour, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: sick in the hospl at Camp Butler Ills (Corpl)

Wolf, Joseph, 21, 5' 10, Light, Blue, Light, York Co., Pa, joined service 23, Dec 63, Chatanooga, by Lt Williams, term 3 yrs, M I 3 Jany 64, Chattanooga, by Capt Howard, Grand Detour, Ills, M O 12 July 65 Louisville, by Capt Papel, remarks: none

Willey, William E., 20, 5' 9", Dark, Black, Dark, occupation Laborer, Vt, joined service 13, Dec 63, Chattanooga, by Lt Williams, term 3 yrs, M I service 3 Jany 64, Chattanooga, by Capt Howard, Grand Detour, Ogle Co., Ills, M O 12 July 65 Louisville, by Capt Papel, remarks: none

Wiley, Elbridge S., 20, 5'7", Black, Black, Light, occupation Laborer, Charleston, Mass joined service 18 Mch 64 Rossville, Ga, by Lt Slaughter, term 3 yrs, M I 18 Mch 64, Goldsboro N C, by Lt Scroggs (? hard to read), Grand Detour, Ogle Co., Ills M O 12 July 65 Louisville, by Capt Papel, remarks: none

34th IL Infantry
Co F
Recruits


Transcribed by Linda McDowell.


Avory, Samuel, 34, 5' 10", Brown, Blue, Fair, Canada, joined service 10 Oct 64, Dixon, Ills by Capt Eustace (? hard to read), 1 yrs, M I 18 Oct '64 at Dixon, Ills by Capt Eustace, Nashma (? hard to read), Ogle Co., Ills, M O 12 July 65 Louisville, by Capt Papel, remarks: none

Boyd, John S., 19, 5' 4", Light, Gray, Fair, occupation Painter, Scotland, joined service 31 Oct 63, Dixon, Ills by Capt Eustace (? hard to read), 3 yrs, M I 23 Nov 63 at Springfield by Capt Pomeroy, Grand Detour, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Disc for Dis Mch 24 65 at Keokeak (? hard to read) Iowa

Christie, William, 16, 5' 6", Light, Gray, Fair, Pa, joined service 20 Jany 64, Dixon, Ills by Capt Eustace (? hard to read), 3 yrs, M I 29 Jany 6, Dixon, Ills by Capt Eustace ? (hard to read), Grand Detour, Ogle Co., Ills, M O 12 July 65 at Washington by Capt Van Horn (? hard to read) remarks: M O under Tel Orders a g o May ?65

Carter, James, 34, Brown, Blue, Light, married, occupation Laborer, England, joined service 30 Sept 61 where and by whom not stated, 3 years M I when, where and by whom not stated, Grand Detour, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: none

Fletcher, John, 17, 5' 8", Light, Gray, Light, Granby Co., N. Y., joined service 6 or 8 Feb 64, Oregon, Ills, by Capt Gallion, 3 yrs, M I 28 Feb 64, Dixon, Ills, by Lt Huntington, Grand Detour, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Died Jany 22 '65 at Camp Dennison Ohio

Grenell, Henry T, 34, 5' 8", Brown, Gray, Light, occupation Teamster, ? (unreadable) N. Y., joined service23 Feb 64, Dixon Ills, by whom is blank, 3 years, no information given when, where and by whom he was M I, not given, remarks: Disc for Dis Apl '65 at Chicago Ills wounds rec (? not readable) 27 64

Hastings, John S., 17, 5' 7", Brown, Gray, Light, Springfield, Ohio, joined service 8 Feb 64, Oregon Ills by Capt Gallion, 3 yrs, M I 28 Feb 64, Dixon Ills by Lt Huntington, Daysville (? hard to read), Ogle Co., Ills, M O 12 July 65, Louisville, by Capt Papel, remarks: Vet Recd (? hard to read)

Leidy, Asa D., 44, 5' 7", Brown, Grey, Fair, Carpenter, Pa, joined service 10 Feb 64, Dixon Ills, by Capt Eustace, 3 yrs, M I 15 Feb 64, Dixon Ills, by Capt Eustace, Dixon, Lee Co., Ills, M O 12 July 65, Louisville, by Capt Papet, remarks: Vet Recd (? hard to read)

Ling, John F., 17, 5' 7", Light, Gray, Light, Delaware City, Del., joined service 26 Jany 64, Oregon Ills, by Capt Gallion, 3 yrs, M I 28 Feb 64, Dixon Ills, by Lt Huntington, M O 12 July 65, Louisville, by Capt Papel, remarks: Vet Recd (? hard to read)

Moores, Geo D., 34, 5' 8", Brown, Gray, Light, occupation Teamster, Butler, N. Y., no information given on when he joined, length he enlisted for,or when or where he was M I, Grand Detour, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: Reenlisted as Veteran

Newcomer, Emery S., 27, 5'8", Black, Gray, Light, Single, Carpenter, Washington Co., Md, joined service 10 Aug 61, where and by whom not stated, 3 yrs, MI no information given, Pine Creek, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: none

Paul, John W., 34, 5' 5", Brown, Blue, Fair, Vt, joined service 9 Mch 65, Dixon Ills, by Capt Eustace, 1 yr, M I 10 Mch 65, Dixon Ills by Capt Eustace, Pine Creek, Ogle Co., Ills, M O 12 July 65, Louisville by Capt Papel, remarks: borne on M O Roll of (? unreadable) as Substitute

Price, Mathias S., no age, height or other description, no birth place, joined 24 Feb 64, Dixon Ills, 3 yrs, no info in M I columns, not stated, remarks Disc for Dis. Oct 31 64 at Chicago Ills followed by one more unreadable word in parentathis

Reed, Edwin E., 17, 5' 5", Black, Black, Light, Ills, joined service 7 Feb 64, Oregon Ills, by Capt Gallion, 3 yrs, M I 5 Mar 64, Chicago, by Lt Huntington, Nashaw, Ogle Co., Ills, M O 12 July 65, Louisville, by Capt Papel, remarks: Vet Rect (? hard to read)

Richerson, Wm J., 24, 6', Light, Blue, Light, Single, Ireland, joined (? number unreadable) Nov 61, here and by whom not stated, 3 yrs, no info in M I columns, Taylor, Ogle Co., Ills, remarks: M O Nov 8 64 at Nashville Tenn end (? hard to read) of service

Strong, Milo J., 41, no physical description, no birthplace state, joined service 5 Nov 63 where and by whom not stated, 3 yrs, no info in M I columns, Grand Detour, Ogle Co., Ills, M O 12 July 65, Louisville, by Capt Papel, remarks: Vet Rect (? hard to read)

Spalding, Allen C., 18, 5' 4", Light, Blue, Light, occupation Carpenter, N. H., joined service 17 Feb 64, Oregon Ills, by Capt Gallion, 3 yrs, M I 5 Mch 64, Chicago Ills, by Lt Huntington, Nashaw, Ogle Co., Ills, M O 12 July 65, Louisville, by Capt Papel, remarks: Vet Rect (? hard to read)

Taylor, Charles M. (? hard to read), 17, 5' 6", Brown, Blue, Fair, Vigo Ind., joined 23 Feb 64, Dixon Ills, by Lt Weld, 3 yrs, M I 28 Feb 64, by (? unreadable) , LaFayette ? (hard to read) Ogle Co., Ills, M O 12 July 65, Louisville, by Capt Papel, remarks: Vet Rect ? (hard to read)

TRANSCRIPTION NOTE: 5 more recruits on this page but most of the information was copied too dark and is unreadable also 9 recruits transferred from other Ills Inf Regiments with most of the information copied too dark to read.


43rd IL Infantry
Company I


Transcribed by Candi Horton

TRANSCRIPTION NOTE: "--" means unable to read, if nothing there means it was not listed on the roll

Age, height, hair, eyes, complexion, married/single, occupation, where born, (residence), remarks

Capt Charles Stephani --, --, brown, gray, --, married, officer, Prussia, (Belleville, St Clair Co, IL), Commander? Major

Capt Henry Kroeger --, --, --, --, --, --, transfered to Co F

1st Lt Henry Sacker 36?, --, brown, gray, --, married, --, Switerland?, (Ripley, Brown Co, OH), killed 06 Apr 1862 Pi--b-ng, TN

1st Lt John J Meyer 33?, no other inforamtion resigned 03 Apr 1862

1st Lt Samuel Keymer--, no other inforamtion discharged 23 May ----

1st Lt Charles A Harmes 2?, no other inforamtion transfered to Co F

2nd Lt Julius Phillips 54?, --, brown, gray, dark, married, druggist, Prussia, (no residence listed), resigned17 Jul 1862

2nd Lt Jacob Roth, 30, 5'-", brown, Blue, dark, married, farmer, Switerland, (Ripley, Brown Co, OH), resigned 23 Feb 1862

2nd Lt Frederick W Burger, no information

2nd Lt Charles A Harmes (see above)

1st Sgt Jacob Roth (See above)

Sgt Arnold Zaph 36, 5'6", --, gray, dark, married, carpenter, Baden, (Winesville, Warren Co, OH)

Wagoner, John Wagner -8, 5'5", brown, blue, light, single, farmer, Ripley, OH, (Ripley, Brown Co, OH)
Privates

Franz Andreas 46, -9", --, blue, light, married, carpenter, Bavaria, (Highland, Madison Co, IL), d/c 07 Nov 1862 Bolivar, TN

John Biri (Bere) 50, 5'4", --, blue, dark, married, shoemaker, Brown Co, OH, (Russellville, Brown Co, OH), d/c 09 Oct 1862 at St Louis, MO

Adam Becker --, 5'6" brown, blue, light, single, farmer, Baden, (Highland, Madison Co, IL)

George Buck 52, 6'0", spike, gray, dark, single, shoemaker, Baden, (Bright?, Madison Co, IL) d/c 26 Sep 1862 at St Louis, MO

Anton Berling 28, 5'4", light, blue, light, married, tailor, Bavaria, (Ripley, Brown Co, OH)

Oscar Beyse 32, 5'8", brown, gray, dark, single, architect, Prussia, (St Louis, MO)

Peter Bourlier 32, 5'8", brown, gray, dark, married, cooper, France, (Ripley, Brown Co, OH) discharged

Frederick William Burger 18, 5'11", light, gray, light, single, farmer, Brown Co, OH, (Georgetown, Brown Co, OH), re-enlisted as a veteran

George Byron 26, 5'8" red?, light, light, married, labor?, Dublin, Ireland, (Ripley, Brown Co, OH), d/c 11 Apr 1863 at Bolivar, TN

Samuel Dregrow 18, 5'8" brown, brown, dark, single, farmer, Ripley, Brown Co, OH, (Ripley, Brown Co, OH), d/c 11 Oct 1862 at Jackson, TN?

Joseph Fritz 21, 5'9" brown, gray, dark, married, farmer, Baden, (Ripley, Brown Co, OH), d/c 18 Jul 1862 at --


56th IL Infantry
Co I


TRANSCRIPTION NOTE: Unless otherwise noted all persons were privates and enlisted on 16 Dec 1861 in Parish, Franklin Co, IL. All men where mustered into service for 3 years on 27 Feb 1862 at Shawneetown, IL by Capt Watson.

Name, age, description, single/married, occupation, place of birth, date & place of enlistment is different from above

Edwards, James--18, 5'5", aub, blue, dark, single, farmer, TN, 25 Nov 1861 Wmson Co, IL

Ferrie, Clement H--39, 5'9", light, blue, light, married, blacksmith, Bedfrod Co, TN

Finney, Pleasant--45, 5'11", aub, blue, fair, married, farmer, Franklin Co, TN

Finney, Timothy--18, 5'8", light, blue, fair, single, farmer, Wmson Co, IL

Foster, Albert M--18, 5'5", light, blue, fair, single, farmer, Hamilton Co, IL, 13 Nov 1861 McLeansboro, IL

Foster, James C--19, 5'8", black, black, dark, single, farmer, Granger Co, TN

Grable, William A--20, 5'7", light, blue, light, single, farmer, Saline Co, IL

Harris, Thomas--26, 5' 7", light, blue, light, married, farmer, Wmson Co, TN

Heart, Thomas H--51, 5' 9", white, dark, dark, married, farmer, TN, 12 Nov 1861 Camp Moather

Henderson, John D--no information given

Henry, William--19, 5' 2", light, blue, light, single, farmer, Rockingham Co, NC, 20 Nov 1861, Camp Moather

Hicks, Jordan--18, 5' 7", black, blue, dark, single, farmer, Smith Co, TN

Hunt, William--23, 5' 9", black, black, dark, married, farmer, Monroe Co, TN

Jines, Isaac Allen--23, 5' 11", dark, dark, fair, married, farmer, Muklenburg Co, KY

Jones, James M--25, 6' 0", aub, dark, fair, single, farmer, Franklin Co, IL

Jones, John--18, 5' 7", aub, black, fair, single, farmer, Franklin Co, IL

Long, Samuel L--21, 5' 6", black, black, dark, single, farmer, Franklin Co

Mays, George W--17, 5' 5", light, blue, light, single, farmer, Hamilton Co, IL

McGhee, John CT--26, 5' 9", aub, blue, light, married, farmer, Todd Co, KY

Odell, Isaac-34, 5' 10", light, blue, light, married, farmer, Franklin Co, IL

Pierce, Ezekiel--60, 5' 7", gray, dark, dark, married, gun smith, Campbell Co, VA, 13 Nov 1861, Mcleansboro, IL

Plumlev(r), Lemuel F--30, 6' 1", sandy, blue, fair, married, farmer, Jackson Co, TN

Poindexter, Randall--no information (he was a physician)

Reynolds, William H--18, 5' 6", dark, dark, light, single, farmer, Saline Co, IL, 07 Nov 1861, Golconda, IL

Rogers, Jonathon--17, 5' 5", light, blue, light, single, farmer, Bedford Co, TN

Sanders, William C--19, 5' 1", light, gray, light, single, carpenter, Jackson Co, IN, 07 Nov 1861, Golconda, IL

Schalonger, Joseph--16, 5' 5", black, blue, light, single, farmer, Jackson Co, IL

Selvage, John F--19, 5' 8", light, dark, light, single, farmer, Monroe Co, TN

Smith, Jesse A--33, 5' 9", brown, blue, light, married, farmer, Knox Co, TN

Stewart, Jasper--22, 5' 11", brown, blue, light, married, farmer, Franklin Co, IL

Stout, Andrew J--41, 5' 0", dark, blue, fair, married, farmer, Henderson Co, OH, 13 Nov 1861, McLeansboro, IL

Summers, James--27, 5' 7", black, black, dark, married, farmer, Franklin CO, IL

Summers, Thomas M--16, 5' 11", light, blue, light, single, farmer, Franklin Co, IL

Summers, William--18, 5' 5", black, black, dark, single, farmer, Franklin Co, IL

Thompson, Henderson J--17, 5' 9", light, blue, fair, single, farmer, Saline Co, IL, 07 Nov 1861, Gallatin Co, IL

Towery, Robert P--19, 6' 3", light, blue, fair, single, farmer, Crittenden Co, KY

Walt, William C--no age, no height, dark, dark, dark, single, farmer, no place of birth

Williams, David W--19, 5' 10", dark, black, dark, single, farmer, Franklin Co, IL

Williams, James--20, 5' 10", aub, blue, fair, single, farmer, Hamilton Co, IL

Winder, Moses S--41, 6' 0", dark, blue, dark, married, farmer, Blount Co, TN, 13 Nov 1861, McLeansboro, IL


81st IL Infantry
Co K


Name, age, height, hair, eyes, complexion, occupation, place of birth, residence, remarks

Note: all persons are privates unless otherwise noted.This unit was mustered into service 26 Aug 1862 at Camp Anna, IL. The general muster out was 05 Aug 1865 at Vicksburg, MS unless otherwise noted.

Vancil, Patrick, 28, 5' 4" brown, gray, dark, single, farmer, Jackson Co, IL, DuQuoin, IL, MO 03 May 1865 as Cpl

Webb, Jacob B, 25, no decription, Jackson Co, TN, Benton, IL, died 18 May 1863 at Lake Provence, LA

Wells, John H, 21, no description, Perry Co, IL, DuQuoin, IL, MO'ed

Welsh, Thomas J, 22, no description, Smith Co, TN, Benton, IL, MO'ed as Cpl

Welsh, William T, 24, no description, Jackson Co, TN, Benton, IL, died 30 May 1863 at Lake Provence, LA

Whalen, Micahel, 32, no description, Ireland, DuQuoin, IL, d/c 25 May 1865 at Memphis, TN disabled

Williams, David, 31, no description, Jefferson Co, IL, Benton, IL, deserted 19 Feb 1863 at Memphis, TN

Wilson, Archibald, 21, 5' 9" light, hazel, dark, married, farmer, FL, DuQuoin, IL, d/c 19 Dec 1862 at Lagrange, TN disabled

Wilson, George, 22, 5' 8", black, gray, dark, single, farmer, St Louis, MO, died 31 Jan 1863 at Lagrange, TN

Wohlgaword, Josiah F, 30 no description, VA, DuQuoin, IL, died 11 May 1863 at Grand Gulf, MS

Young, Richard C, 25, no description, Origan Warren Co, OH, Murphysboro, IL, MO'ed


87th IL Infantry
Co A


TRANSCRIPTION NOTE: All joined 22 Aug 1862, all were mustered in at Shawnee Town on 22 Sept.1862. Mustered out on 16 Jun 1862 at Helena, AR. All were farmers from Hamilton Co IL and were Privates

Brumley, John 38, 5` ? light blue light married, born Smith Co, TN, died 13 May 1863 Memphis, TN

Beachum, Henry 34, 5`8 light blue light married, born AL

Burton, Enos A. 20, 5`7 light blue light single, died 01 Jul 1863, Vicksburg, MS

Bond, Wilbourn 22, 6`1 dark black light married

Barnel, John 18, 5`10½ light black dark single

Bowers Zachariah H. 28, 5`9½ sandy blue light married

Carlin, Peter 35, 5`5,½ dark blue light married, born Ireland



Co B 89th IL Inf
Name, age, height, hair, eyes, complexsion, married, occupation, where born, joined service, mustered into service (residence), remarks

Capt Travis O Spencer--32, 6', light, light, light, married, minister, Cape Girardeau Co, MO, joined 04 Aug 1862 Franklin Co, IL by TO Spencer, mustered 25 Aug 1962 Chicago, IL by Capt Christopher (Benton, Franklin Co, IL), promoted to Chaplain.

Capt John M Farguhar--33, 5' 9, dark, dark, dark, married, painter, Ayos, Auoshire Co, Scotland, joined 24 Feb 1862 Murfreesboro, TN by Gov of ILL, mustered same day, (Chicago, Cook Co, IL), promoted to Major, not mustered, M/O as Capt 10 Jun 1865 Nashville, TN

Capt Hardin C Wood--31, 5'8, light, light, light, married, farmer, Jackson Co, TN, 1st joined 13 Aug 1862 in Franklin Co, IL, 2nd on 24 Mar 1864 in Strawberry Plains by Gov of ILL, (Wmson Co, IL), not mustered as Capt, M/O as 2nd Lt

1st Lt Henry W Smith--26, 5'10, dark, dark, dark, married, lawyer, Bloomington, Monroe Co, IN, joined 09 Aug 1862 Franklin Co, IL by HW Simth, mustered 25 Aug 1962 Chicago, IL by Capt Christopher, (Benton, Franklin Co, IL), resigned 12 Feb 1863

1st Lt Horace W Adams--33, 6', dark, dark, dark, married, farmer, Cuicinatus, Coutland Co, NY, 04 Aug 1962 Franklin CO, IL by Gov of ILL, 1st joined 09 Aug 1862 Franklin Co, IL by HW Adams, 2nd joined 10 Mar 1865 Murfreesboro, TN by Capt Webbs, 1st mustered 25 Aug 1862 Chicago, Il by Capt Christopher, 2nd muster 10 Mar 1863 Murfreesboro, TN by Capt Wills. (Frankfort, Franklin Co, IL), d/c 15 May 1865

2nd Lt Horace W Adams--see above

2nd Lt Amery P Ellis--34, 5'8, light, light, light, married, farmer, no place of birth listed, joined 10 Mar 1865 Murfreesboro, TN by Gov of ILL, mustered same day by Capt Wills (Frankfort, Franklin Co, IL), died 06 Oct 1863 from wounds rec at Chickawanga, GA on 12 Sep 1863.

2nd Lt Hardin C Wood--see above
All men in this section joined the service 13 Aug 1862 in Franklin Co, IL for 3 years and where mustered into servce 25 Aug 1862 in Chicago, IL by Capt Christopher.
Name, age, height, hair, eyes, complexsion, married, ocupation, where born, (residence), remarks

1st Sgt Amery P Ellis--see above

Sgt Hardin C Wood--see above

Sgt Isham Williams--44, 5'8, dark, dark, dark, married, blacksmith, Jefferson Co, MO, (Benton, Franklin Co, IL), promoted to 1st Sgt reduced to ranks, killed in action before Atlanta 12 Aug 1864

Sgt Emory W Lorsell--26, 5'8, light, light, light, married, farmer, Davis Co, IN, (Franklin Co, IL), M/O 10 Jun 1865 at Nashville, TN as 1st Sgt

Sgt Francis M Saddler--26, 5'10, black, black, light, married, blacksmith, Davis Co, IN, (Frankfort, Franklin Co, IL), d/c for disablilty 08 Mar 1863 at Murfreesboro, TN

Cpl George W Johnson--30, 6', light, light, light, married, farmer, KY, (Franklin Co, IL), died of disease at Bridgeport, KY 16 Oct 1862

Cpl William Rains--42, 5'7, dark, dark, dark, married, farmer, Warren Co, TN, (Franklin Co, IL), discharged for disablilty at Murfreesboro, TN 06 Mar 1863

Cpl Richard M Vaughn--20, 5'10, light, blue, light, single, farmer, Beaford Co, TN, (Franklin Co, IL), deserted Indianapolis, In 10 Feb 1863, captured at Stone River 31 Dec 1862 ( I checked these dates and they are right)

Cpl William H Viverell?--22, 5'4, light, light, light, single, farmer, Wilson Co, TN, (Franklin Co, IL), died of disease Murfreesboro, TN 04 May 1865

Cpl William Prey?--27, 5'11, light, light, light, married, farmer, Knox Co, IN, (Franklin Co, IL), M/O 10 Jun 1865 Nashsville, TN as Sgt

Cpl Eugene L Daniels--24, 5'4, dark, dark, dark, single, farmer, Greenfield, Highland Co, OH, (Franklin Co, IL), died Atlanta, GA 26 Oct 1865 from wounds rec at Chickawauga, GA 19 Sep 1865

Cpl Charles W Layman--20, 5'6, light, light, light, single, farmer, Williamson Co, IL, (Franklin Co, IL), M/o 10 Jun 1865 Nashville, TN

Cpl Francis M Taylor--18, 5'4, light, light, light, single, farmer, no place of birth, (Benton, Franklin Co, IL, d/c for disablility at Louisville, KY 16 Feb 1863
Privates

Armes, William L-24, 5'2, dark, dark, dark, married, farmer, Tishomingo Co, MS, (Williamson Co, IL), discharged for disablility at Murfreesboro, TN 17 Apr 1863

Armes, Theo--29, 5'8, dark, dark, dark, married, farmer, Perry Co, TN, (Franklin Co, IL), discharged for disablity at Louisville, KY 16 Oct 1863

Armes, Raleigh--23, 5'7, dark, blue, light, married, farmer, Tishomingo Co, MS, (Franklin Co, IL), promoted Cpl and Sgt, M/O 10 Jun 1865 Nashville, TN

Anten, Holloway L--24, 5'6, dark, blue, light, single, farmer, McNairy Co, TN, (Franklin Co, IL), M/O 10 Jun 1865 Nashville, TN

Aaron, William R-28, 6', light, light, light, married, farmer, Crittenden Co, KY, (Franklin Co, IL), promoted Cpl 12 Feb 1863, then Sgt 03 May 1864, M/O 10 Jun 1865 Nashville, TN

Belcher, James--25, 5'11, light, blue, light, married, farmer, VA, (Saline Co, IL), discharged at St Louis, MO 01 Jan 1863 to enlist in _______________

Baldwin, Caleb W--24, 5'7, light, light, light, married, farmer, Davis Co, IN, (Franklin Co, IL), died of disease at Chattanooga, TN _____________

Bennett, Isaac--42, 5'8, dark dark, dark, married, carpenter, Franklin Co, OH, (Franklin Co, IL), transfer to 1st USVV Engby SO 84 _______________

Biggs, Joseph B-23, 5'8, light, blue, light, married, farmer, Franklin Co, OH, (Franklin Co, IL), deserted from hospital _____ Albany, IN

Burton, Stephen--33, 5'8, light, blue, light, married, farmer, Smith Co, TN, (Franklin Co, IL), transfer to Co D 89th 27 Aug 1862

Burton, Caleb--25, 5'10, light, blue, light, married, farmer, Smith Co, TN, (Franklin Co, IL), transfered to Co D 89th 27 AUg 1862

Clemens, John P--21, 5'4, light, light, light, married, farmer, Tishomingo Co, MS, (Franklin Co, IL), promoted Cpl 01 Jan 1865, M/O 10 Jun 1865 Nashville, TN

Clark, James F--51, 5'9, dark, dark, dark, single, farmer, Davis Co, IN, (Franklin Co, IL), died of disease at _________

Claidester, George W--29, 5'6, dark, dark, dark, married, farmer, Licking Co, OH, (Benton, Franklin Co, IL), transfer to ____________ M/O 10 Jul 1865 Nashville, TN

120th Infantry
Company C

[Transcribed by Jeana Gallagher]

NAME

DESCRIPTION

JOINED AND MUSTERED IN

MUSTERED OUT

REMARKS

AXLEY, URIAH, CAPT. AGE 27, 5'5" LT, HAIR, BLUE EYES, LT. COMPPLEXION, MARRIED, FARMER , BORN JOHNSON CO., IL. AUG. 14, 62 JOHNSON CO., IL BY U. AXLEY FOR 3 YRS.MUSTERED IN OCT.29, 62 AT CAMP BUTLER, IL BY LT.CUSHIP(?) RESIGNED MARCH 28, 65 NONE
CLARK, OWEN A.CAPT. AGE 26, NO DESCRIPTION, APR. 24, 65 AT MEMPHIS, TENN. BY GOV. OGLESBY FOR 3 YRS. MUSTERED IN SAME DATE BY CAPT. CAMPBELL SEPT. 10, 65 IN MEMPHIS, TENN. BY CAPT. CAMPBELL PROMOTED FROM 1ST LIEUT.
DUBOIS, JOEL (?) 1ST. LIEUT. AGE 35, 5' 6"DARK HAIR, HAZEL EYES, LT. COMPLEXION, MARRIED, FARMER, RESIDENCE, JOHNSON CO., IL. AUG. 14, 62 JOHNSON CO., IL. BY U. AXLEY FOR 3 YRS. MUSTERED IN OCT. 29, 62 AT CAMP BUTLER, BY LT. CUSHIP NONE RESIGNED JAN 28, 63
CLARK, OWEN A. 2ND LIEUT. AGE 24, 5' 10", LT. HAIR, BLUE EYES, LT. COMPLEXION MARRIED, OCCUPATION  MINISTER, BORN IN LIVERPOOL, MANCHESTER, ENGLAND AUG. 14, 62 JOHNSON CO., IL. BY U. AXLEY FOR 3 YRS. MUSTERED IN OCT. 29, 62 AT CAMP BUTLER BY LT. CUSHIP - RESIDENCE FAIRVIEW, RICHLAND CO., IL. NONE PROMOTED FROM 2ND LIEUT. PROMOTED CAPT.
WEST, JOSHUA 2ND LIEUT.  AGE 31, 5' 7" LT. HAIR, HZAEL EYES, LLT. COMPLEXION, MARRIED FARMER BORN IN JOHNSON CO., IL. AUG. 14, 62 JOHNSON CO., IL. BY U. AXLEY FOR 3 YRS.MUSTERED IN OCT. 29, 62 AT CAMP BUTLER BY LT. CUSHIP RESIDENCE JOHNSON CO., IL. NONE PR0MOTED FROM 1ST,  SERGT .PROMOTED TO 1ST LIEUT..PROMOTED TO CAPT. NOT MUSTERED
HAHN(?), WILLIAM 2ND LIEUT. AGE 27, , 6', DARK HAIR, HAZEL EYES, DARK COMPLEXION, MARRIED, FARMER , BORN IN STODDARD CO. MO. AUG. 14, 62 JOHNSON CO., IL. BY U. AXLEY FOR 3 YRS. MUSTERED IN OCT. 29, 62 AT CAMP BUTLER BY LT. CUSHIP, RESIDENCE JOHNSON CO., IL. SEPT. 10, 63 MEMPHIS, TENN. BY CAPT. CAMPBELL COMMD 2ND LIEUT., NOT MUSTERED - M.O. AS 1ST SERGT.
CAMPBELL, JAMES T., SERGT. AGE 22, 5' 9" LT. HAIR, BLUE EYES, LT. COMPLEXION, MARRIED FARMER , BORN IN  BEDFORD CO. TENN. AUG. 14, 62 IN JOHNSON CO., IL. BY U.  AXLEY FOR 3 YRS. MUSTERED IN OCT.29, 62 AT CAMP BUTLER BY LT. CUSHIP, RESIDENCE JOHNSONCO., IL. NONE DESERTED AT MEMPHIS, TENN. JANN. 18, 63
ADAMS, JOHN SERGT. AGE 24, 5' 7 ", LT. HAIR, BLUE EYES, LT. COMPLEXION MARRIED, FARMER , BORN IN (?) CO. INDIANA AUG. 14, 62 IN JOHNSON CO., IL. BY U. AXLEY FOR 3 YRS. MUSTERED IN OCT. 29, 62 AT CAMP BUTLER, BY LT. CUSHIP, RESIDENCE JOHNSON CO., IL. NONE PROMOTED 1ST SERGT. TRANSFD TO V.R.C.(?) MAY 10 (?)
DUNSWORTH, HARRISON E. SERGT. AGE 35, 6' DARK HAIR, HZAEL EYES, DARK COMPLEXION, MARRIED, FARMER , BORN IN JOHNSON CO., IL. AUG. 14, 62 IN JOHNSON CO., IL. BY U. AXLEY FOR 3 YRS. MUSTERED IN OCT. 29, 62 AT CAMP BUTLLER BY LT. CUSHIP SEPT. 16, 65 AT MEMPHIS, TEN. BY CAPT. CAMPBELL NONE
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CORP.
AGE 29, 5' 11" LT. HAIR, HZAEL EYES, LT. COMPLEXTION, MARRIED, FARMER, BORN IN JOHNSON CO., IL. AUG. 14, 62 IN JOHNSON CO., IL. BY U. AXLEY FOR 3 YRS. MUSTERED  OCT. 29, 62 AT CAMP BUTLER BY LT. CUSHIP NONE PROMOTED TO 1ST. SERGT. DIED AT MEMPHIS AUGUST ????
SHADWICK, JOHN CORP. AGE 29, 5' 10", DARK HAIR, BLUE EYES, LT. COMPLEXION MARRIED FARMER, BORN IN JOHNSON CO., IL. DITTO DITTO I THINK IT SAYS DISC. AT MEMPHIS, TENN. DEC. 20 62
MUNNELL, PARSON K. CORP. AGE 34, 5' 7", LT. HAIR, BLUE EYES, LT. COMPLEXION MARRIED, OCCUPATION APPEARS TO BE GOSPLE MINISTER BORN IN ARMSTRONG CO., TENN. DITTO NONE DESERTED AT MEMPHIS TENN, JAN. 14, 63
AXLEY, JAMES CORP. AGE 29, 5' 5", DK. HAIR, BLUE EYES, DK COMPLEXION, MARRIED, FARMER, BORN IN JOHNSON CO., IL. DITTO NONE PROMOTED SERGT., DIED AT GODRICH LANDING JULY ??
NEWTON (?), JOSEPH N. CORP. AGE 38, 5' 9" DK. HAIR, BLUE EYES, LT. COMPLEXTION, MARRIED, FARMER BORN IN HOPKINS CO., KY. DITTO NONE DIED AT MEMPHIS, TENN. MARCH 9, 63
MERCER, WILLIAM E. AGE 38, 5' 10" LT. HAIR, BLUE EYES, LT. COMPLEXION, MARRIED FARMER, BORN IN JOHNSON CO., IL. DITTO NONE APPEARS TO BE DISC. AT MEMPHIS, TENN. ?? 63
HUNTER, JOHN CORP. AGE 25, 5' 11" DK. HAIR, BLUE EYESE LT. COMPLEXION, MARRIED, FARMER, BORN IN MARION CO., TENN. DITTO SEPT. 10, 65 AT MEMPHIS, TENN. BY CPT. CAMPBELL M.O. AS PRIVATE
BRIDGES, JOHN S. CORP. AGE 19, 5' 8" RED HAIR, BLUE EYES, LT. COMPLEXION, SINGLE, FARMER, BORN IN JOHNSON CO., IL. DITTO DITTO PROMOTED TO SERGT.
HAMILTON, JOHN , MUSICIAN AGE 18, 5' 4" DK. HAIR, BLUE EYES, LT. COMPLEXION, SINGLE, FARMER BORN IN CAYAHOGA CO., OHIO DITTO DITTO M.O. PRIVATE, PRISIONER OF WAR FROM ? TO ?
PETERSON, OWEN G. MUSICIAN AGE 18, 5' 3", LT. HAIR, BLUEEYES, LT. COMPLEXION, SINGLE, FARMER, BORN IN JOHNSON CO., IL. DITTO DITTO NONE
THARP, JOHN WAGONER AGE 18, 5' 4" DK. HAIR, BLACK EYES, DK. COMPLEXION, SINGLE, FARMER BORN IN POPE CO., IL. DITTO NONE M.O. THAT IS ALL I  CAN READ
AXLEY, ANDREW J. PRIVATE AGE 35, 5' 8" DK. HAIR, BLUE EYES, LT. COMPLEXION, MARRIED FARMER, BORN IN JOHNSON CO., IL. DITTO NONE DISC. AT MEMPHIS TN. CAN'T READ DATE
ALLEN, WILLIAM PRIVATE AGE 18, 6' LT. HAIR, BLUE EYES, LT. COMPLEXION, SINGLE, FARMER BORN IN JOHNSON CO., IL. DITTO SEPT. 10 65 MEMPHIS, TN. BY CPT. CAMBELL NONE
ADAMS, JESSE PRIVATE AGE 28, 5' 10" LT. HAIR, BLUE EYES, LT. COMPLEXION, MARRIED, FARMER BORN IN (?) CO., INDIANA DITTO NONE CAN ONLY READ, PROMOTED TO CORP.
BEEN (?), THOMAS PRIVATE AGE 35, 5' 9" DK. HAIR, ?? CAN'T READ CAN'T READ CAN'T READ





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