Illinois Genealogy Trails

One Hundred and Twenty-Third Infantry Regiment

Original Source: Adjutant General's Office

contributed by Bruce Cox


Roster of Company B

Name & Rank

Residence

Date of rank or enlistment

Date of muster

Remarks

Captains

Edward Talbot

Mahlon Votaw

--

Greenup

"

--

Sept. 6, 1862

Apr. 25, 1864

--

Sept. 6, 1862

Aug. 5, 1864

--

Resigned Apr. 25, 1864

M.O. June 28, 1865

First Lieutenants

Lemuel Leggelt

Mahlon Votaw

Benjamin C. Talbot

--

Greenup

"

"

--

Sept. 6, 1862

Aug. 12, 1863

Apr. 25, 1864

--

Sept. 6, 1862

Apr. 2, 1864

Sept. 9, 1864

--

Regisned Aug. 12, 1865

Promoted

Mustered out June 28, 1865

Second Lieutenant

Charles Conzet

--

Greenup

--

Sept 6, 1862

--

Sept 6, 1862

--

Dismissed Sept. 26, 1864

First Sergeant

Joseph Gilbert

-

Greenup

-

Aug. 10, 1862

-

Sept. 6, 1862

-

Discharged Jan. 16, '65; disabil

Sergeants

James B. Ewart

Adamson J. Ewart

-

Greenup

Greenup

-

Aug. 10, 1862

Aug. 10, 1862

-

Sept. 6, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

-

Mustered out June 28, 1865

Disch. Jan 1, '63; disabil

Corporals

Thomas E. Brown

Harry Shipler



William A. Cook

Lewis Havens


James Olmstead

William H. Sarver

Jonathan Teets

-

Woodberry

Greenup



Greenup

Greenup


Majority Point

Greenup

Greenup

-

Aug. 10, 1862

Aug. 10, 1862



Aug. 10, 1862

Aug. 10, 1862


Aug. 10, 1862

Aug. 10, 1862

Aug. 10, 1862

-

Sept. 6, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862



Sept. 6, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862


Sept. 6, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

-

Died, Nashville, Jan. 11 ' 64

Reduced to ranks at own request. Died at Murfreesboro, Aug. 6, 1863

M.O. June 28, '65 as private

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

M.O. June 28, '65 as Srg't.

Died, Louisville, Dec. 18, '62

Disch. Mar. 22, '63, as priv; disability

Musicians

Admiral R. Bosworth

John Conzet

-

Greenup

Greenup

-

Aug. 10, 1862

Aug. 10, 1862

-

Sept. 6, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

-

Disch. Mar. 23, '63; disabil

Mustered out June 28, 1865

Wagoner

Thomas L. Norman

-

Greenup

-

Aug. 10, 1862

-

Sept. 6, 1862

-

Mustered out June 28, 1865

Privates

Anderson, George W.

Greenup

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Died at Murfreesboro, T., May 23, 1863

Alexander, Robert

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Died, Andersonville prison, Sept. 8, '64. Gr. 8127

Bennett, Philander

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Mustered out June 28, 1865

Bennett, William

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Mustered out June 28, 1865

Boman, John

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Killed at Selma, Ala., Apr. 2, 1865

Barnes, David

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Disch. June 19, '63,; disabil

Brashares, John J.

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Mustered out June 28, 1865

Barker, William

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Deserted Feb. 28, 1863

Bradshaw, George

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Died, Louisville, Oct. 2, '62

Boles, Thomas T.

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

M.O. Aug. 28, '65 as Corp'l

Black, Middleton

Woodberry

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Died, Louisville, Dec. 6, '62

Bell, David H.

Greenup

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Deserted Jan. 2, 1863

Cole, Jeremiah

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Died at Murfreesboro, T., Apr 16, 1863

Carrel, Daton H.

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Corp'l Tr. to Inv. Corps, July 1, 1863

Colman, Jacob A.

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

M.O. June 28, 1865

Cooper, John

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Tr. to Inv. Corps, Jan.15, '64

Cook, Jesse C.

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Died at Columbia, Tenn. Aug. 12, 1864

Cook, Levi

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

M.O. June 28, 1865

Cook, Ezra

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Disch. Feb. 19, '63; wounds

Collins, Uriah B.

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Deserted Dec. 24, 1863

Colman, Adam

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Killed at Chaplin Hills, Ky., Oct. 8, 1862

Cutwright, John, Jr.

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Died at Woodsonville, Ky., Jan. 1, 1863

Dugan, William W.

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Deserted Jan. 3, 1863

Decker, Michael

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Mustered out June 28, 1865

Declus, Ransom V.

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Deserted Jan. 2, 1863

Faucher, Andrew J.

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Disch. Mar. 22, '63; disabil

Foreaker, Kezine

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Tr. to Inv. Corps, Sept. 30, '63

Foreaker, Jasper

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Died at Murfreesboro, Tenn., Mar. 26, 1863

Freeman, James B.

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Discharged Jan 2, 1863

Gables, Daniel

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

M.O. June 28, '65 as Serg't

Gardner, Francis

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Deserted Feb. 28, 1863

Gardner, John

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

M.O. June 28, 1865

Gilbert, William N.

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

M.O. June 28, 1865

Grove, Perry

Hazel Dell

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Died, Nashville, Jan. 14 '64

Houser, James A.

Greenup

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

M.O. June 28, 1865

Hampton, Joseph

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Killed at Chaplin Hills, Ky., Oct. 8, 1862

Hudleson, Solomon

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Died at Eastport, Miss., Apr. 10, 1865

Hilton, Alonzo C.

Majority Point

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Corp'l Killed at Chaplin Hills, Ky., Oct. 8, 1862

Hoaghlin, John R.

Woodberry

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Deserted Jan. 2, 1863

Hutton, James M.

Greenup

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

M.O. June 28, 1865

Johnson, William

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Disch. Sept. 28, '64; wounds

Jones, James L.

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

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

Kibby, John W.

Majority Point

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Disch. Jan. 12, '63; disabil

Lang, James M.

Greenup

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Serg't Died at Murfreesboro, Tenn., Mar. 7, 1863

McElhaney, John

Woodberry

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Deserted Feb. 28, 1863

McElhaney, Charles

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Deserted Feb. 28, 1863

Mathena, Benjamin

Greenup

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

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

Martin, Josiah

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Died, Louisville, Dec. 18, '62

Norval, Levi

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Disch. Dec. 1, '62; disabil

Odle, John

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Disch. May 15, '63; wounds

Paul, William

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Deserted Jan. 9, 1863

Paxton, Samuel

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Sick, abs. at M.O. of Reg., M.O. June 28, 1865

Powers, James

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Died near Gallatin, Tenn. Jan. 7, 1863

Parker, William C.

Mattoon

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Deserted Feb. 28, 1863

Rusher, Edward

Big Springs

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

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

Richardson, James R.

Majority Point

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

M.O. June 28, 1865

Snider, Josephus

Greenup

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

M.O. June 28, 1865

Smith, John E.

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

M.O. June 28, 1865

Smith, Solomon

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

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

Stump, William H.

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

M.O. June 28, 1865

Stump, Harrison

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Disch. Oct. 3,' 63; disabil

Specard, John P.

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Died Nov. 17, 1862; wounds

Shade, Peter

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

M.O. June 28, 1865 as corpl

Swope, William J.

Majority Point

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

M.O. June 28, 1865

Specard, John

Greenup

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Died at Woodsonville, Ky., Jan. 2, 1863

Smith, William C.

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Captured Oct. 8, '62; Parol'd but never rept'd to Reg.

Scott, Marion or F.M.

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Disch. July 19, '64 disabil

Talbott, Benjamin C.

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Promoted Com. Sergeant

Teets, William E.

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Sick, abs. at M.O. of Reg. M.O. June 28, 1865

Teets, George

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Disch. Feb. 17, '63; disabil

Tucker, Thomas

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Disch. Dec. 23, '62; wounds

Trader, Robert

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

M.O. June 28, 1865

Votaw, Mahlon

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Prom. 1st Sgt., then 1st Lt.

White, Americus M.

Majority Point

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Killed at Selma, Ala., Apr. 2, 1863

Walizer, Daniel

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

M.O. June 28, 1865

Williams, Charles C.

Greenup

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

M.O. June 28, 1865

Welchimer, Frederick

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

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

Recruits

Bloxsom, William D.

Majority Point

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Died at Woodsonville, Ky. Dec. 14, 1862

Brownell, Franklin

Chatham

Mar. 19, 1864

Mar. 19, 1864

Trans. to 61st Ill. Inf

Cook, Miles

Greenup

Mar. 19, 1864

Mar. 19, 1864

Trans. to 61st Ill. Inf

Conzet, Edward

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

M.O. June 28, 1865

Coville, Hiram

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Disch. Jan. 6, '63; wounds

Dunn, Harvey T.

Madis'n Co., Ala

Nov. 26, 1863

Mar. 4, 1864

Trans. to 61st Ill Inf

Ewart, David A.

Greenup

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Died, Louisville, Dec. 13, '63

Hampton, Richard

"

"

"

M.O. June 28, 1865

Hampton, James

"

"

"

M.O. June 28, 1865

Hamilton, Albert

"

Feb. 11, 1864

Mar. 28, 1864

Trans. to 61st Ill Inf

Kellum, John W.

"

"

"

"

McKnight, Francis

"

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

M.O. June 28, 1865

Porter, Phillip

"

"

"

M.O. June 28, 1865

Pugh, Isaac J.

Woodberry

"

"

M.O. June 28, 1865

Ruffner, Martin J.

Greenup

Feb. 11, 1864

Mar. 28, 1864

Trans. to 61st Ill Inf

Reese, Jesse

"

"

"

Died at Benton Barracks, Mo., Jan. 18, 1865

Stump, Levi

"

Mar. 10, 1864

Apr. 28, 1864

Trans. to 61st Ill Inf

Starbuck, William

"

Feb. 11, 1864

Mar. 28, 1864

"

Smith, Landon

Woodberry

Aug. 10, 1862

Sept. 6, 1862

Died at Murfreesboro, T., Apr. 5, 1863

Troxel, John S.

Peotone

Oct. 8, 1864

Oct. 8, 1864

Trans. to 61st Ill Inf.

Wollard, William H.

Chatham

Aug. 11, 1864

Aug. 11, 1864

"

Wilson, Thomas

Greenup

"

"

Died at Murfreesboro, T., Mar. 23, 1863

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