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Bacon, Benjamin
Born : About 1838
      in Canada
  Burial :
Unknown
  Benjamin Bacon, a blacksmith from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 11" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Norfolk, Canada.
 
Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. E, 15th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on February 22, 1862 in Jackson County, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on June 26, 1862 in Hickman, Kentucky
Transferred to 10th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry

Baggs, Thomas
Born : About 1839
      in Illinois
  Burial :
small cemetery,
located outside of
Waverly, NE
 
Thomas Baggs tombstone
  Thomas Baggs, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 9" tall with brown hair, hazel eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Washington County, Illinois.
 
Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. B, 18th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Enlisted on December 14, 1863 in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Mustered in as a Private on December 21, 1863 in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Baird, James
Born : About 1836
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  James Baird, a lawyer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 11" tall with black hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Randolph County, Illinois.
 
Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 28, in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Captain on May 28, in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Resigned on November 27, 1861.

Baird, Madison L.
Born : About 1844
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Madison L. Baird, a student from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with brown hair, hazel eyes and a fair complexion.
 
Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Promoted to Sergeant
Mustered out on August 5, 1865 in Vicksburg, Mississippi.

Baity, Robert
Born : About 1836
  Burial :
Unknown
  Robert Baity, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Promoted to Corporal
Reduced in rank at his own request
Mustered out on August 5, 1865 in Vicksburg, Mississippi.


Baker, Frederick
Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Frederick Baker, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 5" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1861
Mustered in as a Private on September 18, 1861 in Cairo, IL.
Reenlisted on January 5, 1864 in Big Black, Mississippi.
Mustered in on January 5, 1864 in Big Black, Mississippi.
Promoted to Sergeant on March 29, 1865
Mustered out on July 19, 1865 in Louisville, Kentucky.


Baker, Newton G.
Born : About 1846
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Newton G. Baker, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 9" tall with light hair, gray eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Hardin County, Tennessee.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on January 1, 1864 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL
Mustered in as a Private on Janusry 20, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Mustered out on August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Baldridge, Holmes
Born : About 1844
Died : 28Feb1863
  Burial :
Nashville National Cemetery
Section E Site 351
South Madison, Tennessee
  Holmes Baldridge, from Perry County, IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 80th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 25, 1862 in Centralia, IL.
Died on February 28, 1863 of a disease.


Baldridge, Joseph
Born : About 1840
      in Illinois
Died : 15Feb1862
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Joseph Baldridge, from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 8" tall with light hair, gray eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Died on February 15, 1862 at Fort Donelson, Tennessee.


Baldridge, Joseph
Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Joseph Baldridge, a farmer from May, Lee Co., IL
stood 5' 10" tall with brown hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. 11, 18th United States Army Corps
Enlisted on April 7, 1865 in Springfield, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on April 7, 1865 in Springfield, IL.
Mustered out on April 6, 1866 in Washington D. C.
      with Co. H, 8th U S Veteran Volunteer Infantry.


Banes, John
Born : _ _ _ _
      in Virginia
Died : 2Sep1840
  Burial :
Unknown
  Served during the Revolutionary War
United States Army - North Carolina ___
Enlisted in Mecklenburg in 1779
Was in the Battle of Camden

Barber, Robert J.
Born : About 1832
      in New York
  Burial :
Unknown
  Robert J. Barber, a married farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Albany County, New York.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 80th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 25, 1862 in Centralia, IL.
Mustered out on May 13, 1865 in Nashville, Tennessee.


Barclay, John
Born : About 1833
      in Scotland
Died : 29Feb1864
  Burial :
Unknown
  John Barclay, a miner from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with dark hair, dark eyes and a dark complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 1st Illinois Light Artillery
Enlisted on February 5, 1862 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on February 28, 1862 in Cairo, IL.
Died on February 29, 1864 of a disease.


Barclay, William Y.
Born : About 1846
      in Maryland
  Burial :
Unknown
  William Y. Barclay, a miner from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with dark hair, dark eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Allegany County, Maryland.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on January 1, 1864 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on January 20, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Promoted to Corporal
Mustered out on August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Bardmass, Sampson
Born : About 1835
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Sampson Bardmass, a clerk from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 136th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 17, 1864 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
Promoted to Corporal
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.


Bardmess, Abram
Born : About 1837
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Abram Bardmess, a cooper from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' tall with dark hair, dark eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in DuQuoin, Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on January 1, 1864 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on January 20, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Mustered out on August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Bardness, Bradford
Born : About 1840
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Bradford Bardness, a farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a red complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.


Barnowski, Enoch John
Born : 20Feb1924
Died : 23Sep1991
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todd's Mill
Perry County, IL
  Enoch John Barnowski, from Perry Co., IL.

Served during World War II
United States Army
Battery C, 771st FA Battalion
Private First Class

Enlisted on April 24, 1943
Height : 5' 8"
Weight : 176 lbs.
Occupation : Automobile Serviceman


Barnowski, Mike L.
Born : 19Sep1895
Died : 11Apr1966
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todd's Mill
Perry County, IL
  Served during World War I
United States Army
Battery M, 22nd Engineers
Private

Residence in April 1966 : Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois.


Bartleson, Avetus
Born : About 1837
      in Ohio
  Burial :
Unknown
  Avetus Bartleson, a married farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on July 5, 1862 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on July 26, 1862 in Chicago, IL.
Mustered out on October 29, 1862.


Bartleson, William
Born : About 1829
      in Ohio
  Burial :
Unknown
  William Bartleson, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Morgan County, Ohio.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on June 26, 1861 in Birds Point, Missouri
Mustered in as a Private on June 26, 1861 in Birds Point, Missouri
Transferred to Co. B, 18th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Transferred to Co. H, 18th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Promoted to Corporal
Mustered out on July 7, 1864 in Little Rock, Arkansas.


Bash, John, Jr.
Born : 2Oct1921
Died : 4Oct1986
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todd's Mill,
Perry County, IL
  United States Army
CW03

Bathon, Frank F.
Born : 17Sep1891
Died : 28Sep1965
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todd's Mill
Perry County, IL
  Frank F. Bathon, from Perry County, Illinois
Son of Joseph & Frances (nee Lessnau) Bathon

Served during World War I
United States Army
Private First Class

1900 Census - Beaucoup Precinct, Perry County, Illinois
1910 Census - Beaucoup Precinct, Perry County, Illinois
1920 Census - Beaucoup Precinct, Perry County, Illinois
Married : Cecelia
1930 Census - Beaucoup Precinct, Perry County, Illinois


Bathon, James P.
Born : 1922
      in Illinois
Died : 10Jul1944
      in France
  Burial :
Normandy American Cemetery
Plot : F
Row :18
Grave : 32
Colleville-sur-mer, France
  James P. Bathon, from Perry County, Illinois
Son of Henry & Anna Bathon

Served during World War II
United States Army
47th Infantry 9th Division
Serial Number : 6916429 or 36441916
Private First Class
Killed In Action on July 10, 1944 in Normandy, France.
Awarded Purple Heart Medal

Enlisted on January 9, 1943
Occupation : Geographer
Height : 5' 11"
Weight : 153 lbs.

1930 Census - Beaucoup Precinct, Perry County, Illinois


Bathon, John A.
Born : 14Aug1886
      in Illinois
Died : 28Jan1970
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todd's Mill
Perry County, IL
  John A. Bathon, from Perry County, Illinois
Son of Joseph & Frances (nee Lessnau) Bathon

Served during World War I
United States Army
Wagoner

1910 Census - Beaucoup Precinct, Perry County, Illinois
1920 Census - Beaucoup Precinct, Perry County, Illinois
1930 Census - Beaucoup Precinct, Perry County, Illinois


Bathon, Leonard C.
Born : 2Jul1929
Died : 20Sep1957
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todd's Mill
Perry County, IL
  Served during the Korean War
United States Army
Ambualnce Co., 7th Medical Battalion
Corporal

Bathon, Mike J., Sr.
Born : 11Jun1892
      in Illinois
Died : 20Jul1967
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todd's Mill,
Perry County, IL
  Mike J. Bathon, Sr., from Perry County, Illinois
Son of Adam & Ora Bathon
He was born in Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois.

Served during World War I
United States Army
Private

World War I Draft Registration - June 5, 1917
He was of medium height and medium build
He had gray eyes and brown hair.
Occupation : Farming
Employer : Father, Adam Bathon
Residence : Rt. # 6, Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois.

1900 Census - Beaucoup Precinct, Perry County, Illinois
1910 Census - Beaucoup Precinct, Perry County, Illinois
1920 Census - Beaucoup Precinct, Perry County, Illinois
September 28, 1920 - Married : Agatha Todd
1930 Census - Beaucoup Precinct, Perry County, Illinois
Residence in July 1967 - Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois.


Bathon, William Adam
Born : 22Feb1896
      in Illinois
Died : 26Nov1988
      in Illinois
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todd's Mill
Perry County, IL
  William Adam Bathon , from Perry County, Illinois
Son of Anna Bathon

Served during World War I
United States Army
Private

He was born on February 22, 1896 in Round Prairie, Illinois.
Married : Lydia M. Schmalreide
1930 Census - Beaucoup Precinct, Perry County, Illinois.
He died on November 26, 1988 in Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois.


Bauersachs, L. Dean
Born : 26Sep1926
Died : 2Feb1982
  Burial :
Concord Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Served during World War II
United States Navy

Bauersachs, Glen David
Born : 1Sep1899
Died : 19Jul1921
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Glen David Bauersachs, from Perry County, Illinois
Son of Louis & Agnes Bauersachs

Served during World War I
Private

World War I Draft Registration - September 12, 1918
He was of medium height and medium build
He had gray eyes and brown hair.
Occupation : Farming
Employer : Father, Louis Bauersachs
Residence : 4, Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois.

1900 Census - Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois
1920 Census - Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois


Baughman, George M.
Born : About 1843
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  George M. Baughman, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Dixon County, Tennessee.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on January 1, 1864 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on January 20, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Mustered out on August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Baxter, Thomas
Born : About 1843
      in England
  Burial :
Unknown
  Thomas Baxter, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 9" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Sikinhalench, Northumberland, England

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 1, 1862
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Promoted to Corporal on September 1, 1863
Mustered out on August 5, 1865 in Vicksburg, Mississippi.


Bayless, I. N.
Born : About 1838
      in Kentucky
Died : 25Jun1863
  Burial :
Unknown
  I. N. Bayless, a married farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 9" tall with black hair, black eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Monroe County, Kentucky.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. D, 89th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 21, 1862 in Chicago, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 25, 1862 in Chicago, IL.
Died on June 25, 1863 of wounds received at Liberty Gap.


Beard, John W.
Born : About 1846
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  John W. Beard, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 4" tall with light hair, black eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Gallatin, Wilson Co. Illinois.
birth location per records; must be improper ?

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on January 1, 1864 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on January 20, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Mustered out on August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Beardslee, Stuart A.   Burial :
Unknown
  Stuart A. Beardslee, from Perry County, Illinois

Served during World War II
United States Army Air Corps
Serial Number : 36977329
ID Number : 6916429
Sergeant
Taken prisoner by Japan
Date of Report : May 7, 1942
Date of latest report : August 22, 1942
Died Non-Battle while a Prisoner Of War


Becannan, Alfred
Born : About 1840
      in Ohio
Died : 15Feb1862
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Alfred Becannan, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with sandy hair, light eyes and a sandy complexion.
He was born in Guernsey County, Ohio.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Killed on February 15, 1862 at Fort Donelson, Tennessee


Becannon, James
Born : About 1836
      in Ohio
  Burial :
Unknown
  James Becannan, a married farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Guernsey County, Ohio.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 80th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 25, 1862 in Centralia, IL.
Promoted to Corporal on November 15, 1863
Mustered out on June 10, 1865 at Camp Harker, Tennessee.


Becannon, William
Born : About 1838
      in Ohio
  Burial :
Unknown
  William Becannan, a farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with dark hair, brown eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Guernsey County, Ohio.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 80th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 25, 1862 in Centralia, IL.
Mustered out on June 10, 1865 at Camp Harker, Tennessee.


Bednarkewicz, Leo
Died : 9Aug1918
      in France
  Burial :
Somme American Cemetery
Plot D
Row 12
Grave 01
Bony (Aisne), France
  Served during World War I
Resident of Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois

Registered on June 5, 1917 and
Entered Camp Grant as a Private, at
           Monroe Center, Ogle County, Illinois
Served with Co. L, 342nd from 21Sep1917 until 2Apr1918
Transferred to Camp Logan, Houston, Texas into
           Co. H, 131st Infantry, 33rd Division
Appointed Corporal on July 11, 1918
Died in Action on August 9, 1918 at Gressaire Wood in France.


Beggs, Archibald
Born : 9Aug1834
      in Illinois
Died : 8Jan1917
      in Kansas
  Burial :
Borland Cemetery
Sheridan Township
Cherokee Co., KS

Picture of the headstone
is posted on
www.findagrave.com

  Archibald Beggs, a married farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with sandy hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in St. Clair County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 80th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 25, 1862 in Centralia, IL.
Promoted to Corporal on January 1, 1865
Mustered out on June 10, 1865 at Camp Harker, Tennessee.


Behnken, Louis, Sr.
Born : 1Aug1893
      in Illinois
Died : 8Oct1981
  Burial :
Unknown
  Louis Behnken Sr. (21 Aug 1893 - 8 Oct 1981)
He was born on the farm south of Willisville,
the son of Hinrich Behnken and Dorothea (Wilke) Behnken.
He served in the 84th Infantry Division during WWI,
entering service on 26 Jun 1918.
On 8 Oct 1918 he went overseas serving in
England and France and was discharged on 29 May 1919.
 
The above information furnished by Joel Russel      Photos can be found at http://www.rafert.org/Behnken/WWI.htm

Bell, Daniel
Born : About 1833
      in Tennessee
Died : 7Mar1906
  Burial :
Unknown
  Daniel Bell, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a sandy complexion.
He was born in Jackson County, Tennessee.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on September 17, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on November 19, 1861 at Camp Butler, IL.
Reenlisted on March 10, 1864 in Germantown, Tennessee.
Mustered in on March 30, 1864 in Memphis, Tennessee.
Mustered out on November 5, 1865 in Selma, Alabama.


Bell, Edwin G.
Born : About 1846
      in Georgia
  Burial :
Unknown
  Edwin G. Bell, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 2" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Cherokee County, Georgia.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 1, 1864 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Privateon May 1, 1864 in Memphis, Tennessee
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.


Bell, James
Born : About 1831
      in Scotland
Died : 23May1863
      in Mississippi
  Burial :
Unknown
  James Bell, a married man from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 10" tall with fair hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Kirkwood, Scotland

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 1, 1862
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Killed In Action on May 23, 1863 in Vicksburg, Mississippi.


Bellomy, William
Born : About 1841
      in Tennessee
Died : 10Jun1864
      in Mississippi
  Burial :
Unknown
  William Bellomy, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 9" tall with black hair, brown eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Hawkins County, Tennessee

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. K, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 12, 1862 in Perry Co., IL
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Killed on June 10, 1864 in Guntown, Mississippi.


Benedict, John W.
Born : About 1839
      in Kentucky
  Burial :
Unknown
  John W. Benedict, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a darkcomplexion.
He was born in Allen County, Kentucky.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Discharged on May 8, 1862 as disabled, at Camp Stanton, Tennessee.
&
with Co. D, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on December 21, 1863 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on February 12, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Mustered out on August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Benedict, Lindsey
Born : About 1846
      in Illinois / Ky
  Burial :
Unknown
  Lindsey Benedict, a farmer from Raneysburg, Washington Co., IL
Son of Lindsay and Mrs. Elizabeth Benson Rice Benedict
stood 5' 5" tall with light hair, brown eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois,

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. B, 136th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 16, 1864 in Raneysburg, Washington Co., IL
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, Illinois.
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.

Brother of Samuel Benedict
1850 Census - (page 729), District Seven, Perry County, Illinois
1860 Census - (pages 33 - 34), PO Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois
1870 Census - Twp 4 S, Range 3 W, Perry County, Illinois


Benedict, Samuel
Born : 19Sep1844
      in Illinois
Died : 1891-1892
  Burial :
Cottom Cemetery
Perry Co. IL.
  Samuel Benedict, a farmer from Raneysburg, Washington Co., IL
Son of Lindsay and Mrs. Elizabeth Benson Rice Benedict
stood 5' 5" tall with dark hair, brown eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois,

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. B, 136th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 16, 1864 in Raneysburg, Washington Co., IL
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, Illinois.
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.

Brother of Lindsey Benedict
1850 Census -(page 729), District Seven, Perry County, Illinois
      435/445, Samuel Benedict, age 6, b. Illinois
      in the household of Lindsey and Elizabeth Benedict
      Note: His brother, Lindsey, age 2, is also in the household.
1860 Census -(pages 33 - 34), PO Pickneyville, Perry County, Illinois
      227/227, Samuel Benedict, age 16, b. Illinois
      in the household of Linsy and Elizabeth Benedict
      Note: His brother, Linsy, age 14, is also in the household
February 27, 1868 - married Martha Jane Anderson in Perry Co. IL.
           per vital records
1870 Census -(page 215), PO Pickneyville, Perry County, Illinois
      19/19, Samuel Benedict, age 25, b IL.
      with wife, Martha J., age 21, b IL and dau, Clara A. age 1
1880 Census - (page 131), T6 R5, South Western Precinct, Perry Co., IL.
      8/8, S. Benedict age 35, b IL.
      M. J. Benedict, age 32, wife, b IL.
      Clara, age 11, dau, b IL.
      P. J., age 5,, son b. IL.
      Thomas, age 0/12, son, born Apr., IL.
      Lindsay, age 78, boarding, b. KY.
1891-1892 - Died between 12 Jan 1891 (applied for CW invalid pension)
      and 3 Jul 1892 (wife, Martha applied for widow's pension)

Martha J. Benedict married Brad J. Davis on 13 Oct 1896 in Perry Co. IL.
(she the widow of Samuel Benedict); per vitral records

1900 Census - (169 B), South Western Precinct, Perry Co. IL.
      Joshua Davis, age 63, with wife, Martha J, age 50
      Also in household,
      Henry Benedict (26)
      Thomas Benedict (20)
      Alva Benedict (17)
      The Benedicts are listed as step-sons

Civil War Pension records -
      Samuel Benedict
      Filed : 12 Jan 1891
      State from which filed : ILL
      Class : Invalid
      Application No. 981.770
      Certificate No. 701.792

      Martha J. Benedict
      Filed : 3 Jul 1892
      State from which filed : ILL
      Class : Widow
      Application No. 554,554
      Certificate No. 701.174

      Martha J. Davis, difficult to read and looks like Cartha J. Davis
      Filed : 15 May 1897
      State from which filed : ILL
      Class : Guardian, Minor
      Application No. 655.541
      Certificate No. 552.988


Benson, James P.
Born : 14Nov1844
      in Illinois
Died : 16Mar1925
  Burial :
Sunset Cemetery
Quincy
Adams County
Illinois
Plot: Division Fam., Row 8
  James P. Benson, a married farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.
 
Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 11, 1864 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.
 
After James P. Benson's 100-day service with the 136th
Illinois Volunteer Regiment, he then
joined Co. A, 14th Missouri Cavalry
at St. Louis, Missouri, on February 22, 1865.
He was discharged on June 9, 1865 because of "end of war."
Tombstone photo can be seen at :
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=BENS&GSpartial=1&GSbyrel=all&GSst=16&GScntry=4&GSsr=1161&GRid=89652136&
 
He was admitted to the U.S. National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers at Leavenworth, Kansas, in 1904, when he was 59.
 
Also in 1904, James P. Benson was admitted to the U.S. National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers at
Johnson City, Washington County, Tennessee, and Danville, Vermillion County, Illinois.

Berry, Elijah
Born : About 1841
      in Missouri
Died : 20Nov1862
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Elijah Berry, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with fair hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Died on November 20, 1862 in LaGrange, Tennessee


Berry, Miles
Born : About 1841
      in Illinois
Died : 18Nov1862
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Miles Berry, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with sandy hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Died on November 18, 1862 in Humboldt, Tennessee


Betz, Nicholas
Born : About 1820
      in Germany
  Burial :
Unknown
  Nicholas Betz, a married miner from St. Johns, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 3" tall with fair hair, blue eyes and a sandy complexion.
He was born in Landugmark, Blencastle, Germany

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 1, 1862
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Discharged as disabled on July 13, 1863 in Vicksburg, Mississippi.


Bidwell, Cyrus
Born : About 1838
      in Illinois
Died : 30Jun1863
      in Missouri
  Burial :
Possibly
Date of Death
listed as 19Aug1863

Jefferson Barracks
National Cemetery
St. Louis, Missouri
  Cyrus Bidwell, a married farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 8" tall with brown hair, brown eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in White County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. K, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted August 12, 1862 in Perry Co., IL
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Died on June 30, 1863 in St. Louis, Missouri
      from wounds received at Vicksburg, Mississippi.


Bidwell, Logan John
Born : 31Dec1921
Died : 10Feb1969
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todd's Mill
Perry County, IL
  John Logan Bidwell, from Perry County, Illinois
Son of Harry Bidwell

Served during World War II
United States Army
Private First Class

1930 Census - DuQuoin, Perry County, Illinois


Bigham, Alexander
Born : 15Mar1848
      in South Carolina
Died : 10Mar1899
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Civil War service is questionable
Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry

Son of Elijah & Elizabeth (nee Gaston) Bigham


Bigham, Ebenezer
Born : About 1834
      in South Carolina
Died : 25Feb1878
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Ebenezer Bigham, a married farmer from Perry Co., IL.
Son of Elijah & Elizabeth (nee Gaston) Bigham
stood 5' 9" tall with auburn hair, blue eyes and a red complexion.
He was born in Chester District, South Carolina.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union County, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union County, IL.
Disabled

November 13, 1860 - Married Martha R. Campbell in Perry Co., IL.
August 11, 1868 - Married Dortha A. Wood in Perry Co., IL.


Bigham, George W.
Born : About 1829
      in South Carolina
Died : 24Oct1864
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Memphis National Cemetery
Section B Site 436
Memphis, Tennessee
  George W. Bigham, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with brown hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Musteered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Died on October 24, 1864 in Memphis, Tennessee


Bigham, Thomas
Born : About 1846
      in England
Died : 28Sep1864
  Burial :
Unknown
  Thomas Bigham, a miner from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on February 25, 1864 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on March 20, 1864 in Chicago, IL.
Died on September 28, 1864 from wounds received on July 22, 1864.


Bigham, Walter Gaston
Born : 7Jun1896
      in Illinois
Died : 26Dec1972
  Burial :
Galum Presbyterian Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Walter Gaston Bigham, from Cutler, Perry County, Illinois
Son of Jefferson Ebenezer & Harriet Rosetta (nee Elkins) Bigham

Served during World War I
Private

World War I Draft Registration - June 5, 1917
He was tall with a slender build
He had blue eyes and dark hair.
Occupation : Farming
Employer : Father, Ebenezer Bigham
Residence : R. R. # 2, Cutler, Perry County, Illinois.

1900 Census - Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois
1910 Census - Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois
1930 Census - Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois
Residence in December 1972 - Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois.


Bigsby, Francis M.
Born : About 1846
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Francis M. Bigsby, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with dark hair, black eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Jefferson County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. I, 44th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on January 19, 1864 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on April 25, 1864 in Springfield, IL.
Mustered out on September 25, 1865 at Camp Irwin, Texas.


Bills, Boose
Born : About 1828
      in Virginia
  Burial :
Unknown
  Boose Bills, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with black hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Discharged on February 21, 1863 in Memphis, Tennessee.


Bills, Hiram Y.
Born : About 1841
      in Virginia
  Burial :
Unknown
  Hiram Y. Bills, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with black hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Discharged on November 2, 1862 in Cairo, Illinois.


Bingham, John A.
Born : About 1846
      in South Carolina
Died : 22Jul1864
      in Georgia
  Burial :
Unknown
  John A. Bingham, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted as a Recruit on February 1, 1864 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on February 1, 1864 in Carbondale, IL.
Killed In Action on July 22, 1864 near Atlanta, Georgia.


Bird, Ervin E.
Born : About 1922
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Ervin E. Bird, from Perry County, Illinois
Son of Wielfred & Mora Bird.

Served during World War II
United States Military
Serial Number : 36072899
Private First Class
Died Of Wounds

1930 Census - Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois


Bird, John
Born : 2Jan1830
      in Illinois
Died : 10Oct1913
  Burial :
Cudgetown Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  John Bird, a married farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. H, 110th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 11, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Transferred on May 8, 1863 upon consolidation
      to Co. D, 110th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Mustered out on June 8, 1865 in Washington D. C.


Bird, Loren M.
Born : 5Apr1913
      in Illinois
Died : 31Jan1987
  Burial :
Cudgetown Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Loren M. Bird, from Perry County, Illinois
Son of Pleasant & Emma M. Bird

Served during World War II
United States Marine Corps
Corporal

1920 Census - DuQuoin, Perry County, Illinois
1930 Census - DuQuoin, Perry County, Illinois
1987 Residence - Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois


Bird, Orville Ray
Born : 13Mar1913
      in Illinois
Died : 6Feb1979
  Burial :
Concord Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Orville Ray Bird, from Perry County, Illinois
Son of Vernia H. & Nettie Bird

Served in the United States Navy

1920 Census - Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois
1987 Residence - Ocean Springs, Jackson County, Mississippi


Bishop, Simeon
Born : About 1831
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Simeon Bishop, a married farmer from St. Johns, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 8" tall with light, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Greene County, Illinois

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 7, 1862
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Discharged as disabled.


Black, Daniel
Born : About 1843
      in Scotland
Died : 6Nov1864
  Burial :
Possibly
Date of Death
listed as 6Dec1864

Chattanooga National Cemetery
Chattanooga, Tennessee

  Daniel Black, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with auburn hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted as a Recruit on January 1, 1864 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on January 1, 1864 at Camp Yates, IL.
Died on November 6, 1864.


Black, John
Born : About 1839
      in Scotland
Died : 30Jul1864
      in Georgia
  Burial :
Listed as :
Sgt with
Date of Death
30Jul1864

Andersonville National
Historical Site
Section F Site 4315
Andersonville, Georgia

  John Black, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with black hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Cairo, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 18, 1862 in Cairo, IL.
Reenlisted as a Veteran on January 5, 1864 in Big Black, Mississippi
Mustered in on January 5, 1864 in Big Black, Mississippi
Died on July 22, 1864 in Andersonville Prison, Atlanta, Georgia


Blackburn, Joseph M.
Born : About 1839
      in Pennsylvania
  Burial :
Unknown
  James M. Blackburn, a teamster from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with dark hair, dark eyes and a sandy complexion.
He was born in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted September 17, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on November 19, 1861 at Camp Butler, IL.
Reenlisted on March 10, 1864 in Germantown, Tennessee
Mustered in on March 30, 1864 in Memphis, Tennessee
Promoted to Corporal
Mustered out on November 5, 1865 in Selma, Alabama.


Blackmore, James M.
Born : About 1839
      in Virginia
  Burial :
Unknown
  James M. Blackmore, a married cooper from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' 1" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Wheeling, Ohio County, Virginia.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. E, 18th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on January 7, 1862 in Jackson Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Corporal on June 26, 1862 in Hickman, KY.
Promoted to Sergeant
Discharged on June 24, 1864 as disabled, in Helena, Arkansas.


Bochantin, Andrew
Born : 20Nov1888
Died : 3Aug1978
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todd's Mill
Perry County, IL
  Andrew Bochantin,
Son of Barney and Agnes Bochantin

Served during World War I
United States Army
Private

1920 Census - Bolo Township, Washington County, Illinois
August 1978 Residence - DuBois, Washington County, Illinois


Boggs, Thomas
Born : About 1839
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Thomas Boggs, from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with brown hair, hazel eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Washington County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Transferred ot Co. B, 18th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Reenlisted on December 14, 1863 in Little Rock, Arkansas
Mustered in on December 21, 1863 in Little Rock, Arkansas


Bolton, Thomas F.
Born : About 1830
      in Illinois
Died : 3Apr1864
      in Missouri
  Burial :
Unknown
  Thomas F. Bolton, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with dark hair, black eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Clinton County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. D, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on December 21, 1863 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on February 12, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Died on April 3, 1864, of a disease at Benton Barracks, Missouri.


Booth, Robert
Born : About 1840
      in England
  Burial :
Unknown
  Robert Booth, a miner from St. Johns, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 6" tall with dark, black eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Thorisley, Durham, England

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 1, 1862
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Mustered out on August 5, 1865 in Vicksburg, Mississippi.


Borders, Simon P.
Born : About 1825
      in Kentucky
Died : 20Feb1863
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Simon P. Borders, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with sandy hair, gray eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Died on February 20, 1863 in Memphis, Tennessee


Boswell, James R.
Born : About 1843
  Burial :
Unknown
  James R. Boswell, from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. H, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on December 21, 1863 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on January 20, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Transferred to Co. D, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Promoted to Corporal
Mustered out on August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Boswell, Reuben I.
Born : About 1845
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Reuben I. Boswell, from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Jefferson County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 11, 1864 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.


Bourland, Andrew
Born : About 1844
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Andrew Bourland, a farmer from Mulkeytown, Perry Co., IL.
      residence is also listed as DeSoto, Jackson Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with sandy hair, gray eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. K, 73rd Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on July 21, 1862 in Jackson Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 21, 1862 at Camp Butler, IL.
Discharged on January 14, 1863, as disabled, in Bowling Green, Kentucky.
&
with Co. H, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on January 29, 1864 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on February 12, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Promoted on April 20, 1865 to Corporal
Mustered out on August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Bourland, Andrew M.   Burial :
Unknown
  Andrew M. Bourland, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. K, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on April 8, 1864
Mustered in as a Private on May 7, 1864
Transferred on July 17, 1865 to Co. H, 58th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Promoted to 1st Sergeant
Mustered out on April 1, 1866 in Montgomery, Alabama.


Bowers, Leo H.
Born : 27Nov1913
Died : 29Apr1985
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Leo H. Bowers, from Perry County, Illinois
Son of John & Sarah Bowers

Served during World War II
United States Army
Private First Class

1930 Census - Swanwick, Perry County, Illinois


Bowlby, William
Born : About 1837
      in New Jersey
  Burial :
Unknown
  William Bowlby, a married carpenter from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' 1" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Hunderton County, New Jersey.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 136th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 17, 1864 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.


Bowlin, Prior M.
Born : About 1840
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Prior M. Bowlin, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. E, 60th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on January 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on February 17, 1862 in Jonesboro, IL.
Reenlisted on February 18, 1864 in Rossville, GA.
Mustered in on February 22, 1864 in Rossville, GA.
Promoted to Sergeant
Mustered out on July 31, 1865 in Louisville, Kentucky.


Bowman, George S.
Born : About 1843
      in Ohio
  Burial :
Unknown
  George S. Bowman, a carpenter from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Gallia County, Ohio.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. K, 5th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on September 10, 1861 in Sparta, Randolph Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on November 21, 1861 at Camp Butler, IL.
Discharged on November 17, 1863, as disabled.


Bowman, Uriah J.
Born : About 1846
      in Ohio
  Burial :
Unknown
  Uriah I. Bowman, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Gallia County, Ohio.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 11, 1864 in Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.


Boyce, Charles N.
Born : 28Feb1940
Died : 23Jan1993
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  United States Air Force
Airman 3rd Class

Boyd, James
Born : About 1842
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  James Boyd, a married farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. H, 110th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 11, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.


Boyd, Roger W.
Born : 20Jul1938
Died : 23Mar1968
  Burial :
Concord Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Served during the Viet Nam War
United States Marines
Sergeant

Boyle, Hugh
Born : About 1840
      in Ireland
  Burial :
Unknown
  James Boyd, a married farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with light hair, gray eyes and a light complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 1, 1861
Mustered in as a Private
Reenlisted on January 1, 1864 in Richland, TN.
Mustered in on January 13, 1864 in Pulaski, TN.
Discharged on May 14, 1864, as disabled
           from wounds received at Lays Ferry.


Bradley, John T.
Born : 1892
Died : 1973
  Burial :
Cottom Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Served during World War I
United States Army
Sergeant

Braiden, James
Born : About 1841
      Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  James Braiden, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Promoted to Corporal
Mustered out on August 5, 1865 in Vicksburg, Mississippi.


Bramley, Calvin
Born : About 1827
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Calvin Bramley, a married Blacksmith from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with black hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on September 17, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Blacksmith on November 19, 1861 at Camp Butler, IL.
Mustered out on November 12, 1864 in Memphis, Tennessee.


Bramley, Luther C.   Burial :
Unknown
  Luther C. Bramley, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted as a Recruit on October 12, 1861
Mustered out on November 12, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.


Brandon, Martin V. B.
Born : About 1832
      in Ohio
  Burial :
Unknown
  Martin V. B. Brandon, a married farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 11" tall with red hair, blue eyes and a sandy complexion.
He was born in York, Belmont County, Ohio

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on September 17, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on November 19, 1861 at Camp Butler, IL.
Transferred on April 8, 1864 to Co. K, 81st Illinois Infantry
Transferred on July 17, 1865 to Co. H, 58th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Promoted to Corporal
Mustered out on April 1, 1866 in Montgomery, Alabama.


Brangford, Gideon
Died : 7Aug1868
  Burial :
Lee Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co, D, 89th Illinois Infantry
Private

Branner, William M.
Born : About 1835
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  William M. Branner, a married farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Jackson County, Tennessee.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. D, 89th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 21, 1862 in Chicago, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 25, 1862 in Chicago, IL.
Discharged on February 2, 1863, as disabled, in Louisville, Kentucky.


Brantly, Holden
Born : About 1826
  Burial :
Unknown
  Holden Brantly, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on April 19, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 2, 1861 in Springfield, IL.
Mustered out August 1, 1861 in Springfield, Illinois.


Brayshaw, Helvetius T.
Born : About 1836
  Burial :
Unknown
  Helvetius T. Brayshaw, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on April 21, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 2, 1861 in Springfield, IL.
Discharged on June 27, 1861, as disabled by Surgeon's Certificate.


Bridges, Andrew J.
Born : About 1840
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Andrew J. Bridges, a married farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' tall with black hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Washington County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. H, 110th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 11, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Transferred upon consolidation May 8, 1863
           to Co. D, 110th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Mustered out on June 8, 1865 in Washington D. C.


Bridges, Richard A.
Born : About 1840
      in Illinois
Died : 29Dec1862
      in Kentucky
  Burial :
Unknown
  Richard A. Bridges, a married farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' 1" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. H, 110th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 11, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Died on December 29, 1862 in Louisville, Kentucky.


Bridges, Rutherford
Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Rutherford Bridges, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Washington County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 11, 1864 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
Promoted on June 21, 1864 to Corporal
Mustered out October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.


Bridgwaters, Andrew
Born : About 1842
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Andrew Bridgewaters, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 12, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Mustered out on August 5, 1865 in Vicksburg, Mississippi.


Briston, Franklin B.
Born : About 1841
      in Indiana
  Burial :
Unknown
  Franklin B. Briston, farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with dark, dark eyes and a dark complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Mustered in as a Private on January 9, 1862
Discharged on October 28, 1863.


Brock, Gerald E.   Burial :
Unknown
  Gerald E. Brock, from Perry County, Illinois

Served during World War II
United States Military
Serial Number : 36695532
Private
Killed In Action


Bronke, John A.
Born : 10Jun1924
Died : 26Oct1986
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todd's Mill
Perry County, IL
  Served during World War II
United States Army
Private

Brookings, Charles H.
Born : About 1838
  Burial :
Unknown
  Charles H. Brookings, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on April 18, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Captain on May 2, 1861 in Springfield, IL.
Mustered out on August 1, 1861.


Brostmeyer, Edwin O.
Born : 13Oct1893
Died : 5Nov1950
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Served during World War I
United States Army
160th FA Medical Detachment
Private

Brostmeyer, George H..
Born : 1891
Died : 1971
  Burial :
Galum Presbyterian Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Served during World War I
117th Infantry 30th Division
Private First Class

Brown, Alexander M.
Born : About 1836
      in Illinois
Died : 6Feb1863
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Alexander M. Brown, a married farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Corporal on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Promotedon March 16, 1862 to 1st Lieutenant
Died on February 6, 1863, from lung disease, in Jackson, Tennessee.


Brown, Andrew P.
Born : About 1846
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Andrew P. Brown, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a brown complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 11, 1864 in Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.


Brown, Andrew Y.
Born : About 1836
      in Pennsylvania
  Burial :
Unknown
  Andrew Y. Brown, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with brown hair, hazel eyes and a brown complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Promoted to 1st Sergeant
Mustered out on August 5, 1865 in Vicksburg, Mississippi.


Brown, Francis M.
Born : About 1835
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Francis M. Brown, married farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 11" tall with black hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. H, 110th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 11, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.


Brown, Francisco
Born : About 1844
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Francisco Brown, a painter from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 8" tall with dark, gray eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in DeWitt County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 1, 1862
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Transferred to Invalid Corps on March 15, 1865.


Brown, Franklin
Born :About Dec1860
      in Illinois
Died : 15Feb1862
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Franklin Brown, a blacksmith from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Died on February 15, 1862 at Fort Donelson, Tennessee.


Brown, George W.
Born : About 1840
      in Illinois
Died : 31Jan1863
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Possibly
Date of Death
listed as 18Jan1863

New Bern National Cemtery
Section 9 Site 1629
New Bern, North Carolina
  George W. Brown, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 4" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Died on January 31, 1863 in Memphis, Tennessee


Brown, George Washington
Born : About 1833
Died : 9Dec1863
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  George Washington Brown, from Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with the Missouri Volunteers
in Co. F, 10th Regiment of Infantry Volunteers
Enlisted on August 1, 1861 in Coulterville, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 10, 1861 in St. Louis, MO.
Died on December 9, 1863.


Brown, Henry
Born : About 1824
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Henry Brown, a farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 2, 1861
Mustered in as a Private on May 28, 1861
Discharged on July 22, 1861, as disabled, in Birds Point, Missouri.


Brown, Henry S.
Born : About 1838
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Henry S. Brown, a farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with black hair, gray eyes and a light complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.


Brown, Isaac M.
Born : About 1840
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Isaac M. Brown, a farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 4" tall with brown hair, hazel eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Discharged on December 30, 1861, as disabled, in Cairo, Illinois.


Brown, Isaac R.
Born : About 1838
      Kentucky
  Burial :
Unknown
  Isaac R. Brown, farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Davis County, Kentucky.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. H, 110th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 11, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Transferred upon consolidation May 8, 1863
           to Co. D, 110th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Promoted to Corporal
Mustered out on June 8, 1865 in Washington D. C.


Brown, James C.
Born : About 1841
  Burial :
Unknown
  James C. Brown, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with bown hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Cornents, Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on July 21, 1861
Mustered in as a Private
Discharged on January 10, 1863.


Brown, James G.
Born : About 1837
      in Illinois
Died : 18Mar1863
      in Louisianna
  Burial :
Unknown
  James G. Brown, a married farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with bown hair, black eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. K, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 12, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Died on March 18, 1863 at Lake Providence, Louisianna


Brown, James I.
Born : About 1846
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  James I. Brown, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 11, 1864 in Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.


Brown, James Leander
Born : About 1836
      in Illinois
Died : 10Feb1863
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  James Leander Brown, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with fair hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Died on February 10, 1863 in Memphis, Tennessee


Brown, James LeRoy
Born : About 1841
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  James LeRoy Brown, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with fair hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Mustered out on August 5, 1865 in Vicksburg Mississippi.


Brown, James M.
Born : About 1834
      in Illinois
Died : 10Aug1867
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  James M. Brown, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 11" tall with bown hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Cornents, Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on July 22, 1861
Mustered in as a Private
Discharged on June 26, 1862, as disabled with wounds.


Brown, James S.
Born : About 1846
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  James S. Brown, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 11, 1864 in Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.


Brown, John F.
Born : About 1841
      in Illinois
Died : 28May1863
      in Mississippi
  Burial :
Unknown
  John F. Brown, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 11" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Corporal on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Died on May 28, 1863, of wounds in Vicksburg, Mississippi.
           He was wounded on May 22, 1863, in Vicksburg, Mississippi.


Brown, John J.
Born : About 1844
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  John J. Brown, a farmer
           Residence listed as Villa Ridge, Pulaski Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a sandy complexion.
He was born in Jackson County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. K, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on January 1, 1862 in Carbondale, Jackson Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on January 31, 1862 at Camp Butler, IL.
Transferred on April 24,1864 to Co. H, 58st Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Mustered out on April 1, 1866 in Montgomery, Alabama.


Brown, John M.
Born : About 1835
      in Illinois
Died : August 14, 1902
  Burial :
Galum Presbyterian Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  John M. Brown, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with black hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Randolph County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1861
Mustered in as a Corporl on September 3, 1861 in Cairo, IL.
Reenlisted on January 5, 1864 in Big Black, Mississippi
Mustered in as a Private on January 5, 1864 in Big Black, Mississippi
Promoted to Sergeant on April 3, 1865
Promoted to 2nd Lieutenant but did not muster at this rank.
Mustered out on July 19, 1865.


Brown, John P.
Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  John P. Brown, a farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Discharged on March 27, 1863, with lung disease, in Jackson, Tennessee.


Brown, John P.
Born : 10Mar1844
      in Illinois
Died : 14Feb1863
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  John P. Brown, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
The son of John & Eliza L. Brown
stood 5' 11" tall with black hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Died on February 14, 1863 in Memphis, Tennessee.


Brown, Newton A.
Born : 10Nov1835
      in Illinois
Died : 23Nov1862
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Newton A. Brown, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' 1" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Corporal on August 26,1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Died on November 23, 1862 in LaGrange, Tennessee


Brown, Paton
Born : About 1817
      Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Paton Brown, married farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Rutherford County, Tennessee.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. H, 110th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 11, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Died


Brown, Robert I.
Born : About 1836
      Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Robert I. Brown, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 11, 1864 in Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centalia, IL.
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.


Brown, Samuel H.
Born : About 1841
      Illinois
Died : 14Jun1863
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Samuel H. Brown, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' " tall with black hair, hazel eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 11, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Died on June 14, 1863 in Memphis, Tennessee
           He was wounded on May 22, 1863, in Vicksburg, Mississippi.


Brown, Samuel J.
Born : About 1829
      Kentucky
  Burial :
Unknown
  Samuel J. Brown, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Crittenden County, Kentucky.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Discharged on December 1, 1861, with disease of the lungs, in Cairo, Illinois.


Brown, Samuel L.
Born : About 1844
      Illinois
Died : 2 / 4Feb1865
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Samuel L. Brown, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' " tall with black hair, hazel eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Transferred to Co. D, 81st Illinois Infantry
Died on February 2 or 4, 1865, while on furlough, at his home in Illinois


Brown, Samuel W.
Born : About 1840
Died : 7Feb1864
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Samuel Brown, from Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1861
Mustered in as a Private on September 18, 1861 in Cairo, IL.
Died on February 7, 1864 of a disease
           in Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois


Brown, William E.
Born : About 1827
      in Kentucky
  Burial :
Unknown
  William E. Brown, a married carpenter from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 9" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a sandy complexion.
He was born in Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
Enlisted as a Private from DuQuoin on May 2, 1861
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on April 25, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 2, 1861 in Springfield, IL.
Mustered out on August 1, 1861.
      Entitled to 10 days extra pay for work at Quartermaster as a carpenter.
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with Co. A, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 1, 1862 in Perry County, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Mustered out on August 5, 1865 in Vicksburg, Mississippi.


Brown, William G.
Born : 17May1825
Died : 7Feb1913
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Served during U S - Mexican War
Co. K, 2nd Regiment Illinois Volunteers

Brown, William G.
Born : 11Jun1821
      in Illinois
Died : 21Dec1878
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  William G. Brown, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 8" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1861
Mustered in as a Private on September 18,1861 in Cairo, IL.
Discharged April 21, 1862 as disabled with heart disease,
           at Ft. Donelson, Tennessee.


Brown, William M.
Born : 28Mar1839
Died : 10Nov1861
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  William M. Brown, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 10" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1861
Mustered in as a Private on September 18,1861 in Cairo, IL.
Died on November 10, 1861 of wounds.
           at Mound City, Illinois


Brown, William M.
Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
Died : 14May1864
      in Georgia
  Burial :
Unknown
  William M. Brown, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 6" tall with brown hair, hazel eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Cornents, Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 25, 1861
Mustered in as a Private
Died on May 14, 1864, of wounds, in the field hospital at Lays Ferry, Georgia.


Brown, William N.
Born : About 1841
      in Illinois
Died : 15Feb1862
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  William N. Brown, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 11" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Cornents, Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on July 20, 1861
Mustered in as a Private
Died on February 15, 1862, in battle, at Fort Donelson, Tennessee.


Browning, John G.
Born : 23Apr1843
      in Illinois
Died : 7Nov1914
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Cutler Cemetery
Cutler
Perry County, Illinois
  John G. Browning, a farmer from Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 5" tall with brown hair, hazel eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born near Lenzburg, St. Clair County, Illinois,

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
Obituary states : from October 1863 until April 1865
Records show :
as a substitute for Lemuel Throad
with Co. G, 132th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on September 22, 1864 in Alton, Madison Co., IL
Mustered in as a Private on September 22, 1864 in Alton, Madison Co., IL
Transferred on May 22, 1865 to Co. I, 132th Illinois Infantry
Mustered out on June 3, 1865 in Washington D. C.

See : Obituary


Browning, Johnathan J.
About 1843
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Johnathan J. Browning, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with dark hair, hazel eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Franklin County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. F, 10th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Benton, Franklin Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Sergeant on September 11, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.


Brownlee, William R.
Born : About 1830
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  William R. Brownlee, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Carlinville, Macoupin County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on December 25, 1863 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on January 20, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Promoted to Saddler
Mustered out on August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Bruder, William
Born : About 1825
      in Germany
  Burial :
Galum Presbyterian Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  William Bruder, a married carpenter from Belleville, St. Clair Co., IL.
stood 5' 4" tall with dark hair, brown eyes and a dark complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 43rd Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 19, 1861 in Belleville, St. Clair Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Corporal on December 16, 1861 in Otterville, MO.
Promoted to Sergeant
Discharged on June 20, 1862, as disabled.


Bruner, Henry
Born : About 1837
  Burial :
Unknown
  Henry Bruner, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on April 22, 1861 DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 2, 1861 in Springfield, IL.
Mustered out August 1, 1861.


Bruno, Dominic C.   Burial :
Unknown
  Dominic C. Bruno, from Perry County, Illinois

Served during World War II
United States Military
Serial Number : 36698528
Private
Killed In Action


Bryant, William
Born : About 1843
Died : 10Feb1864
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  William Bryant, from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. H, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on December 31, 1863 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on January 20, 1864 at Camp butler, IL.
Died on February 10, 1864, of a disease, at Camp Butler, Springfield, Illinois


Buckles, Samuel
Born : About 1839
      Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Samuel Buckles, a married miner fron DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 11" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on November 5, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on November 19, 1861 at Camp Butler, IL.
Reenlisted on March 9, 1864 in Germantown, TN.
Mustered in on March 30, 1864 in Memphis, TN.
Mustered out on November 5, 1865 in Selma, Alabama.


Buckley, William
Born : About 1824
      Ireland
  Burial :
Unknown
  William Buckley, a married miner fron DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with black hair, blue eyes and a sandy complexion.
He was born in Cork, Ireland.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on September 17, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on November 19, 1861 at Camp Butler, IL.
Mustered out on December 10, 1864 in Memphis, Tennessee.


Bumann, Frank C.
Born : 1881
Died : 1971
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Served during World War II
United States Army Air Force
Private First Class

Burge, John R.
Born : About 1844
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  John R. Burge, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with black hair, black eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Fairfield, Wayne County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on December 25, 1863 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on January 20, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Mustered out on August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Burgess, Charles B.
Born : About 1844
      in Tennessee
Died : 28May1863
      in Mississippi
  Burial :
Unknown
  Charles B. Burgess, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 7" tall with fair hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Clarion County, Tennessee.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 1, 1862.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Wounded at Champion Hill, Mississippi on May 16, 1863.
Died of these wounds on May 28, 1863


Burk, Berry
Born : About 1842
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Berry Burk, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with brown hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Frankfort, Franklin County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on July 21, 1861
Mustered in as a Private
Mustered out August 1, 1861.


Burk, William H.
Born : About 1834
      Pennsylvania
  Burial :
Unknown
  William H. Burk, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Corporal from on August 26,1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Deserted on February 18, 1863 in Memphis, Tennessee.


Burke, John
Born : About 1840
  Burial :
Unknown
  John Burke, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on April 21, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 2, 1861 in Springfield, IL.
Mustered out August 1, 1861


Burke, Lewis
Born : About 1837
      in Illinois
Died : 12Nov1862
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Lewis Burke, a blacksmith from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 7" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Franklin County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 1, 1862 in Perry County, IL..
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Died of a disease on November 12, 1862 in Humboldt, Tennessee.


Burns, Alvin A.
Born : 16Aug1923
Died : 24Nov1990
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todd's Mill
Perry County, IL
  Served during World War II
United States Army
G Sergeant

Burns, James
Born : About 1834
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  James Burns, a mechanic from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on January 1, 1864 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on January 20, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Mustered out on August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Burr, Rufus H.
Born : About 1844
      in Illinois
Died : 21Jan1865
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unmarked Grave
Mississippi River
      National Cemetery
now known as
Memphis National Cemetery
Mermphis, Tennessee
  Rufus Burr, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL
the eldest son of Samuel & Elizabeth (nee Murphey) Burr.
stood 5' 6" tall with dark hair, black eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 1, 1862 in Perry County, IL..
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Died of Phthisis Pulmonalis on January 21, 1865
    at Adams General Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee.
       per "Surgeon General's Report"

Rufus Burr is listed Civil War Soldiers' "ROLL OF HONOR"
on page 290 of Volume 21 and is listed under "Miscellaneous".

1850 Census - District 7, Perry County, Illinois
1860 Census - Washington Co., Illinois in the John B. Laney household.
    After Samuel Burr died in 1855, Elizabeth married John B. Laney
    and the children are listed with th surname of "Burris"

Information furnished by : Mary Bogdanski


See : Samuel Burr Family Biography

Burr, William Carney
Born : 25Feb1846
      in Illinois
Died : 29Mar1945
      in Texas
  Burial :
City Cemetery
Laredo
Webb County, Texas
  William C. Burr, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL
son of Samuel & Elizabeth (nee Murphey) Burr.
stood 5' tall with brown hair, black eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 11, 1864 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, Illinois
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.

1850 Census - District 7, Perry County, Illinois
July 25, 1869 - married Charlotte E. Harrison in Franklin Co., IL.
      daughter of Isham Harrison
1900 Census - Laredo, Ward 3, Webb County, Texas.
Died on March 29, 1945 in Laredo, Texas

Information furnished by : Mary Bogdanski


Burris, Raymond Z.
Born : 6Feb1913
Died : 26Apr1989
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Served during World War II
United States Army
Tec 5

Burton, Caleb
Born : About 1837
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Oak Hill Cemetery
Butler
Bates County, Missouri
 
Information furnished
by :
Amanda Trill
  Caleb Burton, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with brown hair, hazel eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Smith County, Tennessee.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. D, 89th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted onAugust 13, 1862 in Franklin Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 25, 1862 in Chicago, IL.
Captured on September 20, 1863 in Chickamuga, GA. - Exchanged.
Mustered out July 22, 1865 in Springfield, Illinois.


Burton, Stephen
Born : About 1829
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Tower Grove Cemetery
Murphysboro
Jackson County, Illinois
 
Information furnished
by :
Amanda Trill
  Stephen Burton, a married farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with brown hair, hazel eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Smith County, Tennessee.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. D, 89th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 13, 1862 in Franklin Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 25, 1862 in Chicago, IL.
Transferred to 59th Illinois Infantry
Absent, sick, at muster out.


Buschschulte, Herman
Died : 31Oct1951
  Burial :
Unknown
  Herman Buschschulte, from Perry County, Illinois

Served during the Korean War
United States Army
Private First Class
Killed In Action on October 31, 1951


Bush, Clifford
Born : 2Mar1906
Died : 27May1978
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Served during the Viet Nam War
United States Army
Specialist 4th Class

Butler, David
Born : About 1819
      New York
  Burial :
Unknown
  Dsvid Butler, a sailor from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 4" tall with dark hair, dark eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Queens County, New York.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on may 11, 1864 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in springfield, Illinois.


Byars, John W.
Born : About 1837
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  John W. Byars, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Jackson County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. K, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 12, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Promoted to Sergeant
Mustered out on August 5, 1865 in Vicksburg, Mississippi.


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