Illinois Genealogy Trails
One Hundred and Twenty-Third Infantry Regiment

Original Source: Adjutant General's Office

contributed by Bruce Cox


Roster of Company C

Name & Rank

Residence

Date of rank or enlistment

Date of muster

Remarks

Captains

Clark C. Starkweather

Thomas Bane

-

Charleston

"

-

Sept 6, 1862

Mar. 18, 1865

-

Sept. 6, 1862

Mar. 18, 1865

-

Resigned Feb. 4, 1865

M.O. June 28, 1865

First Lieutenants

James Shoemaker

Thomas Bane

James H. McClelland

-

Charleston

"

"

-

Sept 6, 1862

June 18, 1863

Mar 18, 1865

-

Sept 6, 1862

Feb. 5, 1864

Mar. 13, 1865

-

Resigned June 18, 1863

Promoted

M.O. June 28, 1865

Second Lieutenant

William J. Horner

-

Charleston

-

Sept 6, 1862

-

Sept 6, 1862

-

Resigned Dec. 19, 1863

First Sergeant

Thomas Bane

-

Charleston

-

Aug. 9, 1862

-

Sept 6, 1862

-

Promoted 1st Lieutenant

Sergeants

Benjamin F. Clark

James H. McClelland

James A. Mullen

James Thompson

Charleston

Charleston

Charleston

Charleston

Aug. 9, 1862

Aug. 9, 1862

Aug. 9, 1862

Aug. 9, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Disch. Mar. 31, 1864

Prom. Commissary Serg't

Killed at Selma, Ala. Apr 2, 1865

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

Corporals

Jacob Emerine

Lewis Hickock

Joseph McConnell

Frank P. Hill

David Coffman

Jeremiah Seltz


John Huffman

James F. Shoemaker

Charleston

"

"

"

"

"


"

"

Aug. 9, 1862

Aug. 9, 1862

Aug. 9, 1862

Aug. 9, 1862

Aug. 9, 1862

Aug. 9, 1862


Aug. 9, 1862

Aug. 9, 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

Killed at Perryville, Ky Oct. 8, 1862

Died at Woodsonville, Ky Nov. 1, 1862

M.O. June 2, 1865 as Sgt

M. O. June 28, 1865 as Sgt.

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

Died at Shelbyville, Tenn. Dec. 5, 1863; wounds

Died, Louisville, Nov. --, '62

Discharged Oct. 27, 1862

Musicians

Salem Hedges

Oliver P. Wiley

-

Charleston

"

-

Aug. 9, 1862

Aug. 9, 1862

-

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

-

Disch. Sept 13, '64 as priv

M. O. June 28, 1865 as private

Wagoner

William H. Dickson

-

Charleston

-

Aug. 9, 1862

-

Sept 6, 1862

-

M. O. June 28, 1865 as priv.

Privates

Name & Rank

Residence

Date of rank or enlistment

Date of muster

Remarks

 Adkins, Robert

Charleston

 Aug. 9, 1862

 Sept 6, 1862

 M. O. May 30, 1865; pris. war

 Bates, James M.

 "

 "

Discharged Apr. 20, 1863

Bates, John J.

 Discharged Dec. 14, 1863

 Bowlin, Henry B.

Discharged Oct. 27, 1862

Brown, Henry

Discharged Feb. 2_, 1864

Bush, John H.

Tr. To V.R.C., Sept 1, '64. M.O. July 14, 1865

Barr, William

 M. O. June 28, 1865

Cornell, Samuel L.

Died at Madison, Ind. Dec. 10, 1862

 Carpenter, Charles

M. O. June 28, 1865

Cochrane, John

Discharged Oct. 9, 1862

Clancey, James

Mattoon

M. O. June 28, 1865

Cassaday, Daniel L.

Charleston

M. O. June 28, 1865

Douglas, John

Died, Nashville, Mar. 23, '63

Davis, James

Tr. to V.R.C. Feb. 1, 1865

Dayton, John W.

Discharged May 6, 1863

Franklin, John

Ashmore

 M.O. May 27, 1865

Fisher, Philip

Charleston

M. O. June 28, 1865

Grove, John W. 

M. O. June 28, 1865 as Sgt

Grant, John

M. O. June 8, 1865

Graves, Jas. or Jen'gs

 M. O. June 28, 1865

Hallett, James

Discharged Aug. 26, 1863

 Hallett, Robert

"

M. O. June 28, 1865

Hopkins, James

Killed at Perryville, Ky., Oct. 8, 1862

Hedges, Elijah

M. O. June 28, 1865

Hancock, William T.

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

 Hancock, John F.

Killed at Perryville, Ky., Oct. 8, 1862

Hamilton, John

Killed at Perryville, Ky., Oct. 8, 1862

Hayes, Thomas

M. O. June 28, 1865

Ingle, Harvey S.

M. O. June 28, 1865

Jones, Ira E.

Died Louisville, Dec. 12, '64

Jones, Carroll

Killed at Perryville, Ky., Oct. 8, 1862

Kline, Augustus 

"

Died at Danville, Ky

Keigley, John G.

"

 Discharged July 30, 1863

 Kellaher, Michael

"

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

Lumbrick, James S.

M. O. June 28, 1865

Lewellen, David M.

Died at Murfreesboro, Tenn., Mar. 6, 1863

 Montgomery, Jas. H.

Died at Woodsonville, KY Nov. 12, 1862

 Mattox, John H.

Tr. to V.R.C., Jan. 26, '65

 Oliver, Samuel A.

M. O. June 28, 1865

Oliver, James A.

M. O. June 28, 1865

Patterson, Thomas W.

M. O. June 28, 1865

Palmer, Joseph N.

Tr. to V.R.C., Apr. 15, '64

Pierce, Clark

M.O. May 31, 1865

 Phelps, John C.

Discharged Mar. 25, 1863

Ross, Jacob

Discharged Mar. 1, 1864

Reat, James C.

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

Reed, Henry L.

Died Nashville, Apr. 11, '63

Richardson, Charles

Died Louisville, Dec. 17, '64

Smith, James T.

M. O. June 28, 1865

Shephard, Samuel

Tr. to V.R.C., Mar. 27, '64

Shoemaker, Lilburn D.

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

Shoemaker, Wm. F.

M. O. June 28, 1865

Shoemaker, Geo. W.

Died at Gallatin, Tenn., Jan. 13, 1863

Stover, Lyman L.

Died at Farmington, Tenn., Oct. 8, 1863; wounds

Stewart, Walker

Tr. to V.R. C., Feb. 1, 1865

Tuttle, Daniel

Discharged Oct. 27, 1862

Toland, George W.

Discharged Jan. 14, 1863

Tyler, William H.

M. O. June 28, 1865

Turner, Joseph

M. O. June 28, 1865

Whitley, Francis A.

M. O. June 28, 1865

Wintermott, Leo'rd D.

Discharged Mar. 6, 1863

Wampler, David H.

Killed at Perryville, Ky. Oct. 8, 1862

Walton, James

Discharged Oct. 7, 1863

Worrall, Daniel

Discharged Dec. 29, 1862

Vansickle, John

"

Tr. to V.R.C., Feb. 10, '64

 Recruits

 Barr, Albert

Lafayette

Mar. 14, 1865

Mar. 14, 1865

Trans. to 61st Illinois Inf.

Carpenter, Samuel

Charleston

Jan. 11, 1864

Feb. 2, 1864

Died at Chattanooga, T. Feb. 26, 1865

Fisher, Charles H.

Chicago

Apr. 1, 1863

Apr. 10, 1863

Trans. to 61st Illinois Inf.

Gray, John C.

Charleston

Mar. 13, 1865

Mar. 14, 1865

Trans. to 61st Illinois Inf.

Hays, John

Lafayette

 Mar. 17, 1865

Mar. 17, 1865

Trans. to 61st Illinois Inf.. M.O. July 18, 1865

Milton, James

"

Mar.14, 1865

 Mar.14, 1865

Trans. to 61st Illinois Inf.

Moffett, John H.

Charleston

Apr. 1, 1863

Apr. 10, 1863

Trans. to 61st Illinois Inf.

Stover, James H.

Lafayette

Mar. 17, 1865

Mar. 17, 1865

Trans. to 61st Illinois Inf.

Stowers, David S.

Charleston

Mar. 13, 1865

Mar. 14, 1865

Trans. to 61st Illinois Inf.

Tate, William A.

Lafayette

Mar. 14, 1865

Mar. 14, 1865

Trans. to 61st Illinois Inf.

Wible, Joseph T.

Mattoon

Sept. 8, 1862

Sept. 8, 1862

 M. O. June 28, 1865

Wintermote, Leon'd D.

Dwight

Jan. 24, 1865

Jan. 24, 1865

 Trans. to 61st Illinois Inf.. M.O. June 2, 1865

Williams, Elijah

Lafayette

Mar. 14, 1865

Mar. 14, 1865

 Trans. to 61st Illinois Inf.

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