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Jackson County, Illinois

81ST ILLINOIS INFANTRY, COMPANY D

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Capt Cornelius S. Ward    Murphysboro    Aug. 26, 1862    Aug. 26, 1862    Pro. Maj. Died at Carbondale, IL, July 15, '63; wounds.

Capt David G. Young DeSoto May 22, 1863  June 29, 1863    Discharged May 26, 1865

Capt John C. Blair              Lake Creek         July 20, 1865       Not mustered    M. O. Aug 5, '65, as Serg't.

1st Lt Logan Wheeler        DeSoto                Aug. 26, 1862      Aug. 26, 1862    Resigned Feb. 22, 1863

1st Lt Henry Hanson         Murphysboro     Feb. 22, 1863       Feb. 22, 1863      Died March 18, 1863

1st Lt David G. Young       DeSoto                Mar 25, 1863        May 25, 1863     Promoted

1st Lt Henry Miars             Ava                      May 22, 1863       June 23, 1863     Died July 9, 1863, at Memphis, TN; wounds

1st Lt Jerome Bishop         Carbondale          July 9, 1863          Oct. 2, 1863       Killed March 16, 1864

1st Lt Samuel Brunn           "             "             Mar 16, 1864        Apr. 21, 1864    M. O. to date May 25, 1865

1st Lt Reuben Ellis             South Pass           July 20, 1865        Not mustered   M. O. Aug. 5, '65, as Serg't.

2nd Lt Isaac Rapp               Carbondale           Aug. 26, 1862       Aug. 26, 1862   Resigned Dec. 29, 1862

2nd Lt Henry Hanson         Murpysboro        Dec. 29, 1862         .....................      Promoted

2nd Lt David G. Young       DeSoto                 Feb. 22, 1863         May 25, 1863    "          "

2nd Lt Henry Miars             Ava                      Mar. 18, 1863         "              "         "           "

2nd Lt Jerome Bishop         Carbondale          May 22, 1863         June 23, 1863    "          "

2nd Lt Henry Gregory         South Pass          July 20, 1865          Not mustered    M. O. Aug. 5, '65, as Serg't

1st Sgt Henry Hanson         Murphysboro      Aug. 12, 1862         Aug. 26, 1862    Promoted 2d Lieutenant

Sgt John A. McClure    Murphysboro       Aug. 12, 1862          Aug. 26, 1862    Red. Tr. to V. R. C., Sept. 1, 1863

Sgt Henry Myers           "                                                                                             Promoted to 2d Lieutenant

Sgt David G. Young      "                                                                                                                       "

Cpl Lewis W. Martin      Murphysboro   Aug. 12, 1862          Aug. 12, 1862       Private. Absent, sick, at M. O. of Regiment.

Cpl Francis Marion Bays  "                         "          Captured 10 June 1864

Cpl
Henry H. Levan       "                         "          Died at Benton barracks, MO  May 16, 1863

Cpl Martin Whipkey       "                         "          M. O. May 22, 1865 as Serg't., prisoner of war, held at Andersonville and survived, Capture Date: 06/10/1864 Capture Site: Guntown, Mississippi, Died 31 Oct 1907, buried Desoto Cemetery.

Cpl Reuben Ellis         "                         "          M. O. Aug. 5, 1865, as Serg't.

Cpl Anthony Hoover       "                         "          Deserted Feb. 10, 1863

Cpl Cicero McClure       "                         "          M. O. May 23, 1864, as priv.

Cpl Pembroke N. King     "                         "          M. O. May 30, 1865 as Serg't

Musician Carl H. Franke   Lake Creek  Aug. 21, 1862  Aug. 26, 1862  Died May 25, '63 of wounds

Musician William Johnson  Murphysboro Aug. 12, 1862  "        "     Died, Vicksburg, July 16, '63

Wagoner Henry Smidtgall  Murphysboro Aug. 21, 1862  Aug. 26, 1862  M .O. Aug. 5, 1865
 

Privates:

Bishop, Jerome  Murphysboro  Aug. 12, 1862 Aug 26, 1862  Promoted 2d Lieutenant

Butcher, John Jr., Murphysboro, captured 10 Jun 1864 at Brice's Crossroads, MS., Andersonville prison, GA.,  M.O. Aug. 5, '65, as Corp'l., died Jan 1868, buried Holliday Farm Cemetery.

Butcher, Henry   "                                   "  Tr. to VRC, Aug. 31, 1864

Brunn, Samuel   Carbondale "                         "   Promoted 1st LT

Bonscher, Henry Murphysboro "                        "   Died at Lagrange, TN, March 11, 1863

Bonscher, Isaiah            "                        "   Died June 13, 1863, wounds

Bagley, John R. Worthington "                        "   M.O. Aug.5, 1865

Barks, Jesse T. Murphysboro "                        "   Tr. to VRC, Aug. 31, 1864

Bays, Jesse     South Pass  "                        "   M.O. May 25, 1865, pris. war

Brown, Thomas H.B. Jones' Creek "                    "   Died at Humboldt, TN, Nov. 7, 1862

Brown, John    Carbondale       "                    "   M.O. Aug. 5, 1865

Bowlby, Samuel Murphysboro       "                "      Died at Lagrange, TN, J. 15, 1863

Bucher, Jacob  Marion            "                "      Died at Humboldt, TN Oct. 25, 1862

Bowman, John A. "                                 "      M.O. Aug. 5, 185, as Corp'l.

Baker, Thomas  Murphysboro       "                "      Captured June 10, 1864

Bowers, John    "                                 "      Died, Memphis, Jan. 29, 1863

Bass, James     .................."               "      Died, Anna, IL Sept. 3, 1862

Baiar, John C.  Lake Creek   Aug. 21, 1862  "     "      M.O. Aug.5, 1865, as 1st Sgt.

Coffey, John    Carbondale   Aug. 12, 1862  "     "      M.O. Aug. 5, 1865

Cissel, Ignatius E. "                             "      M.O. Aug. 5, 1865, as Corp'l.

Crow, Jesse     Murphysboro      "                "      M.O. Aug. 5, 1865

Craber, John T.  Carbondale  "                    "      Corp. Died Andersonville prison Sept 20, 1864. Gr. 9312

Campbell, Wm M.    Desoto     "                    "      Deserted Nov 19, 1864

Diering, Henry     Lake Creek  Aug 21, 1862 "      "     M.O. Aug 5, 1865 as Corporal

Diering, Adolph    "                               "     M.O. Aug 5, 1865

Dodson, Julius     Desoto     Aug. 12, 1862              Killed at Thompson's Hill, Miss. May 1, 1863

David, James       Murphysboro  "                  "     M.O. Aug 5, 1865

Duncan, Thomas R.  Desoto       "                  "     M.O. Aug 5, 1865; pris. war.

Dunca, Giles M.                 "                  "     Died, memphis, Feb. 15, 1863

Dyer, Henry                     "                  "     ...............

Doolin, Daniel D.  Desoto       Aug 21, 1862       "     M.O. May 30, 1865

Easterly, Branner  Carbondale   "                  "     M.O. Aug 5, 1865

Ellis, John T.     Cobden       "                  "     Abs't, sick, at M.O. of Reg't

Ellis Isaac       "                                "     M.O. Aug. 5, 1865

Ellis, Jonathan   "                                "     Died June 19, 1863; wounds

Fletcher, John W  "                                "     M.O. Aug.5, 1865

Fletcher, James W "                                "     Died at Vista Plantation, La., April 9, 1863

Friedline, David   Desoto    "                     "     Died, Memphis, Feb. 5, 1863

Gray, Robert       Bradley   "                     "     M.O. May 25, 1865; pris. war

Gregory, Henry C.  South Pass "                    "     M.O. Aug 5, 1865, as Serg't.

Golliher, Wm       Murphysboro                     "     M.O. Aug 5, 1865

Golliher, Daniel   "          Aug. 21, 1862  "     "     Died at Benton Barracks, Mo., June 20, 1863

Harder, Hans       Arcola     Aug. 12, 1862  "     "     M.O. Aug. 5, 1865

Hemrick, James H.  Jones' Creek                    "     Disch. Sept. 1, 1863; disabil.

Hughes, Alexander  Murphysboro                     "     Missing after bat'l of Guntown, Miss., June 10, 1864

Hartkopf, John M   Lake Creek Aug. 21, 1862        "     M.O. Aug. 5, 1865

Hoock, John C      "                               "     Deserted Feb. 21, 1863

Hoock, Charles     "                               "     Disch. may 5, 1863; disabil.

Kinney, John       Murphysboro Aug. 12, 1862             Prin. Musician.  Died at memphis, Feb 6, 1863

Lindsey, Caleb B   "           Aug. 22, 1862             In Andersonville prison at M. O. of Regiment

Lemons, Andrew J.  South pass  Aug. 12, 1862             Kil'd, Vicksburg, May 22, 1863

Lyles, James J.    Murphysboro                     "     Tr. to V.R.C., June 9, 1863

Lager, peter       Lake Creek  Aug. 21, 1862       "     Died at Cairo, IL, Oct 8 1862

McClure, Thomas    Murphysboro Aug. 12, 1862       "     M. O. Aug 5, 1865, as Corp'l

McClure, Wm P.     "                               "     M.O. Aug 5, 1865

McClure, Albert    "                               "     Disch. Mar 25, 1863; disabil.

McCullough, Arthur P   Carbondale                  "     Serg. Died, Mongomery, May 22, 1865

Mitchell, John       Jefferson Aug. 21, 1862       "     M.O. Aug. 5, 1865

Norsly, George       Carbondale                    "     "         "

Orth, Jacob          Murphysboro                   "     Died, Vicksburg, Jan 30, 1864

Paregin, Wm H.       Arcola                        "     M.O. May 25, 1865; pris. war

Reel, Jacob          Murphysboro Aug. 21, 1862     "     M. O. Aug 5, 1865

Ross, Louis          Arcola                        "     Died at home Apr. 27, 1865

Roberts, Alexander   Virginia   Aug. 12, 1862      "     M.O. Aug 5, 1865, as Corp'l

Richards, James A.   Carbondale                    "     M.O. May 22, 1865

Smith, James         Desoto    "                   "     In Andersonville prison at M.O. of Regiment

Stamps, Claus        Lake Creek                    "     M.O. Aug. 5, 1865

Speers, Lee          Murphysboro                   "     Disch. Dec. 3, 1863; wounds

Singleton, Alfred                                  "     Abs't, sick at M. O. of Reg.

Standing, James                                    "     M.O. June 12, 1865, as Corp'l; prisoner of war

Starick, Charles F.                                "     Trans. to 58th IL Inf.

Sykes, Elliott      Carbondale                     "     M. O. Aug 5, 1865

Thomas, James       Murphysboro                    "     Died at home, Sept. 17, 1863

Vancil, Joseph                                     "     M. O. Aug. 5, 1865

Worthen, Joshua                                    "     "           "

Worthen, Daniel I.                                 "     Abs't, sick at M.O. of Reg.

Whipkey, Jasper N. Carbondale                      "     M. O. Aug. 5, 1865

Will, Harmon D.    Desoto                          "     "          "

Wilson, Benj C.    Murphysboro                     "     Sentenced to hard lab'r for remainder term of serv.

Recruits:

Aikens, Nathan F.      Murphysboro  Aug 12, 1862   Aug 26, 1862  Disch. Nov 3, 1863; disabil

Brashear, Wm           Dover        Feb. 15, 1865  Feb 22, 1865  Trans. to 58th Il Inf

Douglas, Winfield S.   Carbondale   Dec 17, 1863   Jan 1, 1864   "   "

Eberhart, Anton        "            Dec 20, 1863   "        "    "   "

McClure, Albert B.     Murphysboro  Dec 17, 1863   "        "    Tr. to V.R.C., Aug 31, 1864

Swan, George T.        Marion       "                       "    Trans. to 58th Il Inf.

Vancil, Willis         Dover        Feb 15, 1865   Feb 22, 1865  "    "

White, Lewis A.     Jeffersonville  Dec 4, 1863    Dec 17, 1863  M.O. July 17, 1865

Wood, Francis E.       Carbondale   Dec 17, 1863   Jan. 1, 1864  Trans. to 58th Il Inf.

Barzim, Solomon   ...............   Nov. 15, 1864  Feb. 2, 1865  M.O. Aug. 5, 1865

Colmar, Evan      ...............   Dec. 13, 1863  Dec. 13, 1863 ......

Washington, George ..............   Sept. 11, 1863 Sept 11, 1863 ......

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