Illinois Genealogy Trails
One Hundred and Twenty-Third Infantry Regiment

Original Source: Adjutant General's Office

contributed by Bruce Cox


Roster of Company I

Name & Rank

Residence

Date of rank or enlistment

Date of muster

Remarks

Captain

William E. Adams

-

Mattoon

-

Sept 6, 1862

-

Sept 6, 1862

-

M.O. June 28, 1865

First Lieutenant

William E. McDonald

-

Charleston

-

Sept 6, 1862

-

Sept 6, 1862

-

M.O. June 28, 1865

Second Lieutenant

Gregory R. Hawkins

-

Moultrie co

-

Sept 6, 1862

-

Sept 6, 1862

-

Resigned Jan. 25, 1864

First Sergeant

Samuel B. Gray

-

Charleston

-

Aug. 1, 1862

-

Sept 6, 1862

-

Disch. for wounds received in action, Oct. 23, 1863

Sergeants

Henry Hamblen

David C. Smith


John Patterson

John M. Killough

Moultrie co

"


Farmington

"

Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862


Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862


Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

M.O. June 28, 1865 as priv.

Red. to ranks. Died at Murfreesboro, Apr. 18, '63

M.O. June 28, 1865 as 1st Sgt

Disch. Oct 28, '63; disabil

Corporals

Andrew J. Pearce

Solomon F. Hallet

John D. Dryden

Silas H. Morrison


Nicholas Horn

James M. Callum

John W. Linder

John M. Wood

Summit

Farmington

"

"


Cumberland co

Mattoon

"

Farmington

Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862


Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862


Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Disch. Apr. 21, '64, as priv.; disabil

M.O. June 28, 1865

Discharged May 10, 1863; disabil

Red. to ranks. Died at Murfreesboro, Feb. 3, ' 63

M.O. June 28, 1865 as priv.

Died at Glasgow, Ky., Jan. 3, 1863

M.O. June 28, 1865 as priv

Disch. Apr. 27, '63; disabil

Musicians

Joseph O. Elwell

John Bradford

-

Mattoon

Farmington

-

Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862

-

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

-

M.O. June 28, 1865 as priv

Reduced to ranks. Died of wounds received at Perryville, Ky., Oct. 8, 1862

Privates

Name & Rank

Residence

Date of rank or enlistment

Date of muster

Remarks

Allison, Rufus

Prairie City

 Aug. 1, 1862

 Sept 6, 1862

Died at Murfreesboro, T., May 10, 1863

Armstrong, Joseph

Farmington

 "

M.O. June 28, 1865

Bargerhoof, Wm. R.

"

Died at Louisville, Ky. of wounds rec'd Oct. 8, 1862

Baker, John W.

"

 "

"

M.O. June 28, 1865

Biddle, Frederick G.

"

"

"

M.O. June 28, 1865

Black, Thomas

Hurricane

Disch. Nov. 3, '62; disabil

Black, Alexander

"

"

Disch. Nov. 4, '62; disabil

Bailey, Henry J.

Muddy Point

M.O. June 28, 1865

Bailey, Elijah R.

"

Disch. Mar. 7, '64; disabil

Campbell, Thomas

Mattoon

Died Sept. 24, '63 of wounds rec'd at Chickamauga

Campbell, John

"

Died at Murfreesboro, T., Mar. 27, 1863

Catlin, Stephen P.

Farmington

Sgt.. died at Farmington, T., of w'ds rec'd Oct. 7, '63

Cross, Henry E.

"

Serg't. Died at Selma, Ala., of wounds rec'd Apr. 2, '65

Cozee, Rufus or Robt

"

"

Discharged for wounds received Sept. 15, 1862

Davis, Charles H.

Moultrie Co

"

Died, Nashville, June 6, '63

Eastin, Augustus

Mattoon

"

"

M.O. June 28, 1865

Eastin, Jasper

Farmington

"

"

M.O. June 28, 1865 as Corp'l

Fleshner, William E.

Summit

"

"

M.O. June 28, 1865

Fondry, James J.

Mattoon

M.O. May 25, 1865

Foster, Thomas E.

Charleston

M.O. June 28, 1865

Gilpin, Emanuel

"

M.O. June 28, 1865

Gray, Matthew S.

"

M.O. June 28, 1865

Gray, John M.

"

M.O. June 28, 1865 as Serg't

Grimes, John S.

"

Disch. Jan. 11, '64; disabil

Gardner, John D.

"

"

"

Disch. of wounds rec'd at Farmington, T., Oct. 7,'63

Grimes, Thomas W.

     

M.O. June 28, 1865 as Corp'l

Gaddus, Zebedee

"

M.O. June 28, 1865

Gaines, Francis M.

Mattoon

"

Died at Louisville of w'ds rec'd in action, Oct. 8, 62

Hensley, James H.

"

"

 

M.O. June 28, 1865

Hopper, James F.

"

Disch. Feb. --, '65; disabil

Henry, Francis H.

Charleston

Deserted Jan. 3, 1863

Haddock, Randall

Salisbury

Disch. Feb. 3, '63; disabil

Hall, Alfred D.

Farmington

M.O. June 22, 1865; wounded

Harper, Cyrus M.

Ashmore

Died of wounds rec'd at Perryville, Ky, Oct. 8, '62

Highland, Samuel

Springfield

M.O. June 28, 1865

Hush?or, John

Farmington

Died at Murfreesboro, T. Apr. 29, 1863

Jordan, Russell

Sullivan

M.O. June 28, 1865

Johnson, Lorenzo

Summit

Deserted at N. Albany, Ind.

Killough, William

Farmington

"

M.O. June 28, 1865

King, Hiram

York

"

Died Oct. 31, 1863; wounds

Kennedy, John B.

Summit

"

Died at Murfreesboro, T., Feb. 24, 1863

Kitchell, Elihu H.

Mattoon

   

M.O. June 28, 1865

Linn, Cyrus C.

Charleston

Disch. Mar. 30, '65; disabil

Linder, Charles M.

Summit

Disch. Feb. 3, '63; disabil

Matthews, Eli

Farmington

Disch. Apr. 20, '64 as Corp'l; disability

Matthews, Martin

"

Died at Murfreesboro, T. Feb. 5, 1863

Matthews, William

Prairie City

M.O. June 28, 1865

Morrison, James

Farmington

M.O. June 28, 1865

Morrison, John W.

Mattoon

Tr. to V.R.C. May 10, 1864

Monfort, John N.

Charleston

M.O. June 28, 1865 as Serg't

Munson, George S.

Summit

Died of wounds received Oct. 7, 1863

Morgan, John

Mattoon

M.O. June 28, 1865 as Sgt.

McClelland, Robt W.

Mattoon

M.O. June 28, 1865

McCoy, John W.

Sullivan

Disch. Jan. 3, '63; disabil

Martin, Elijah

Mattoon

Died at Gallatin, Tenn., Jan. 3, 1863

Mahoney, Lewis F.

Charleston

Disch. Mar. 7, '64; disabil

Parkinson, William C.

"

M.O. June 28, 1865 as Corp'l

Poland, Jonathan

Farmington

"

Died at Lebanon, Ky, Nov. 3, 1863

Prince, William

Prairie City

"

"

M.O. June 28, 1865

Price, Joseph

Farmington

Disch. Apr. 13, '63; disabil

Replogle, Mathias

Charleston

M.O. June 28, 1865 as Corp'l

Rogers, JohnW.

Farmington

Abs. sick, at M.O. of Reg. M.O. June 28, 1865

Ranson, Franklin

Summit

M.O. June 28, 1865

Sanders, James

See picture

Mattoon

M.O. June 28, 1865

Shaver, William

Charleston

M.O. May 20, 1865

Sawyers, Charles W.

Mattoon

Disch. Mar. 3, '63; disabil

Snyder, Henry L.

Sullivan

Died of wounds received Oct. 8, 1862

Sackrider, John

"

Died of wounds rec'd Aug. 6, 1864

Treadway, Reason H.

Mattoon

M.O. June 28, 1865

Thair, Ambrose G.

Sullivan

Died at Gallipolis, Ohio Jan. 9, 1863

Vallandigham, Jeff. J

Summit

"

"

M.O. June 28, 1865

Weakley, Jeremiah

"

"

"

M.O. June 28, 1865

Weakley, John

"

"

"

M.O. June 28, 1865 as Serg't

White Michael or Marshall

"

"

"

Died at Nashville, Tenn

White, James P.

Mattoon

"

"

M.O. June 28, 1865

White, James R.

Farmington

"

"

M.O. June 28, 1865

Wood, Solomon S.

Charleston

"

"

Died at Murfreesboro, T., Apr. 28, 1863

Wright, Isaac

Mattoon

"

"

Died at Danville, Ky of w'nds rec'd Oct. 21, 1862

Williams, William

"

   

Disch. Apr. 5, '63; disabil

Whittle, Edward

Charleston

"

"

M.O. June 28, 1865

Ward, William

Newport

"

"

Deserted Sept. 17, 1862

Warren Salathial

Mattoon

"

"

Deserted Oct. 8, 1862

Recruits

Adams, Thomas G.

Mattoon

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept. 10, 1862

Abs., sick at M.O. of Reg't; M.O. June 28, 1865

Givans, Hiram

Georgetown

Mar. 24, 1865

Mar. 24, 1865

Transferred to 61st Ill. Inf.

Litch, Robert M.

Charleston

Feb. 11, 1864

Mar. 28, 1864

Transferred to 61st Ill. Inf.

Landers, Ethral

Gamea

Apr. 12, 1865

Apr. 12, 1865

Transferred to 61st Ill. Inf.

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