Perry County, Illinois
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Gallagly, William W.
Born : About 1832
  Burial :
Unknown
  William W. Gallagly, from Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. F, 80th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 25, 1862 in Centralia, IL.
Discharged on May 17, 1864 in St. Louis, Missouri
      disabled due to wounds received in battle.


Galloway, Andew J. "Jack"
Born : About 1840
  Burial :
White Church / Paradise Cemetery
on Pinckneyville balcktop
Perry County, Illinois
  Andrew J. "Jack" Galloway, a farmer fromTamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with brown hair, blue eyes and a light complexion

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. D, 13th Illinois US Cavalry
Enlisted on January 12, 1862 in Chicago, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on February 20, 1862 in Chicago, IL.
Promoted to Corporal
Discharged on December 10, 1862 on Surgical Cwertificate of Disability

Additional Note from Sharlene Alexander
I found his marker along with his first wife and daughter Sarah at the cemetery
Marker notes :
Corp, Co. D, 13th Illinois Cavalry
son of Robert M. and Sarah WILLIAMS GALLOWAY of Perry Co, IL.


Gamble, John
Born : About 1821
      in Ireland
  Burial :
Unknown
  John Gamble, a widowed farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 11" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion
He was born in Donegal, Ireland.

Served during the Civil War in 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.


Gamble, John, Jr.
Born : 28May1840
Died : 8Dec1861
      in Missouri
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  John Gamble, Jr.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. F, 10th Regiment Infantry Volunteers
      of the Missouri Volunteers
Enlisted on August 1, 1861 in Coulterville, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 10, 1861 in St. Louis, Missouri
Died on December 8, 1861 of Typhoid Fever in Hermann, Missouri


Gamble, Robert
Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Robert Gamble, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 4" tall with light hair, gray eyes, and a fair comlexion
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War in 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
Mustered out on July 19, 1865 in Louisville, Kentucky


Gearing, George W.
Born : About 1840
      in New York
Died : 20Dec1862
      in Mississippi
  Burial :
Unknown
  George W. Gearing, a clerk from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 5" tall with black hair, brown eyes, and a dark comlexion
He was born in Tioga County, New York.

Served during the Civil War in 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 December 20, 1862 in Holly Springs, Mississippi.


Gelonek, John
Born : 20Mar1892
      in Illinois
Died : 3Jun1967
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Served during World War I
U S Army - Supply Company FARD Regiment
Private

World War I Draft Registration, June 5, 1917
Born in Decatur, Illinois
Address : 1928 South 4th Street
      Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois
Occupation : Millwright
Employer : Sangamon Electric of Springfield
He was short with a medium build
He had blue eyes and light hair
Claimed exemption for : "Support of Mother"

Residence in November 1967 : Coulterville, Randolph County, Illinois


Genung, Albert O.
Born : About 1841
      in New York
  Burial :
Unknown
  Albert O. Genung, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with brown hair, blue eyes and a sandy complexion
He was born in Utica, New York.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted as a Recruit May 31, 1862 in Paducah, Kentucky
Mustered in on March 30, 1864 in Memphis, Tennessee
Mustered out on June 31, 1865 in Eastport, Mississippi


George, James L.
Born : About 1827
      in Virginia
  Burial :
Unknown
  James L. George, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with sandy hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. F, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on December 22, 1963 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.


Gerber, John A.
Born : 20Dec1924
Died : 16Sep1989
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todd's Mill, Perry County, IL
  Served during World War II
United States Navy
Machinists Mate 2nd Class

Gerdes, Nelson E.
Born : 18Nov1915
Died : 18Nov1982
  Burial :
Campbell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Nelson E. Gerdes
Son of John & Nellie R. Gerdes

Served during World War II
United States Army

1930 Census - DuQuoin, Perry County, Illinois
Residence 1982 - Wichita, Sedgewick County, Kansas


Giacomo, Anton
Born : 25Feb1890
      in Illinois
Died : 28Dec1967
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todd's Mill, Perry County, IL
  Served during World War I
United States Army
Private

World War I Draft Registration, June 5, 1917
Born in Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois
Address : Rt. # 4, Belleville, St. Clair County, Illinois
Occupation : Breaking Car
Employer : Valley Mines
He was of medium height with a medium build
He had brown eyes and brown hair.

1920 Census - Ward 6, Belleville, St. Clair County, Illinois
Residence 1967 - Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois.


Gibson, David
Born : About 1841
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  David Gibson, a farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion
He ws born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War in 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.
Deserted on March 16, 1863.


Gill, Edwin
Born : 23Dec1843
      in Illinois
Died : 23Dec1862
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
McElvain Cemetery
rural DuQuoin
Perry Co., IL.
  Edwin Gill, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with brown hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion
He ws born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War in 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 November 25, 1862 in Memphis, Tennessee

He lived in Perry Co. all his life.
He died 23 Dec 1862 of chronic dysentery at
      General Hospital No. 3 in Jackson, TN.
Fully one third of the Civil War soldiers (from both sides) died from disease,
not battle wounds, and Edwin was one of those unfortunate soldiers.
Edwin's body was brought back to his hometown.

Some Information furnished by : Cheryl Luginbill


Gill, James M.
Born : 14Sep1832
      in Illinois
Died : 1Jun1897
      in Illinois
  Burial :
McElvain Cemetery
rural DuQuoin
Perry Co., IL.
  James M. Gill, a married farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a fair complexion
He ws born in Jackson County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War in 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
He contracted chronic dysentery at the same time as his two brothers,
Edwin and Thomas, in October of 1862 while stationed in Tennessee.
James went on to fight at the Siege of Vicksburg.
Transferred on July 1, 1864 to Veteran's Reserve Corps

Febraury 17, 1853 - Married Elvira Taylor in Perry Co. IL.
James suffered the ill effects of the War for the rest of his life.
He lived in Perry Co., IL. almost all of his life.

Some Information furnished by : Cheryl Luginbill


Gill, Thomas E.
Born : 3Aug1839
      in Illinois
Died : 2Mar1917
      in Missouri
  Burial :
New Hope Cemetery
Avilla
Jasper Co., MO.
  Thomas E. Gill, a married farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
some records list as being from Jonesboro, Union Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a fair complexion
He ws born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War in 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.
Thomas was wounded during the initial charge on Vicksburg, May 22, 1863.
Transferred on April 28, 1864 to Veterans Reserve Corps.
Thomas also contracted chronic dysentery and had lifelong
      debilitating gastric problems like his brothers, Edwin and James.

Febraury 13, 1861 - Married Nancy Pyle in Perry Co., IL.
late 1800s. - Moved to near Avilla, Jasper Co., MO.
March 2, 1917 - Died near Sarcoxie, Jasper Co., MO.
March 3, 1917 - Buried in New Hope Cemetery, Avilla, Jasper Co., MO.

Some Information furnished by : Cheryl Luginbill


Gillespie, David W.
Born : About 1840
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  David W. Gillespie, a school teacher from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with black hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion
He ws born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. H, 110th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a 1st Sergeant on September 1, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Promoted on February 26, 1863 to 2nd Lieutenant
Reenlisted on April 16, 1862
Transferred on April 16, 1863 for consolidation on May 8, 1863
      in Murfreesboro, Tennessee
to Co. D, 110th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Mustered out on June 8, 1865 in Washington D. C.


Ginn, Jacob
Born : About 1845
      in Kentucky
  Burial :
Mueller Hill Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Jacob Ginn, a cooper from Thebes, Alexander Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with light hair, hazel eyes and a light complexion
He ws born in Brown County, Kentucky.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. B, 18th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Enlisted on December 3, 1863 in Cairo, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on December 3, 1863 in Cairo, IL.
Mustered out on December 16, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Girard, Louis J.
Born : 19Jan1923
      in Illinois
Died : 28Dec1997
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Mueller Hill Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Louis J. Girard,
He was born in Streator, LaSalle County, Illinois.

Served during World War II
United States Army
Enlisted on January 22, 1943 in Peoria, Illinois as a Private
Promotions up to Tec 5

Height : 5' 6"
Weight : 144 lbs.
Married : Ida Presswood
Last listed residence : Geneva, Kane County, Illinois.


Gladson, James A.
Born : About 1828
      in North Carolia
Died : 13Nov1889
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  James A. Gladson, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' 3" tall with auburn hair, blue eyes, and a fair comlexion
He was born in Guilford County, North Carolia.

Served during the Civil War in 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.


Gladson, Joel W.
Born : About 1839
      in North Carolia
  Burial :
Unknown
  Joel W. Gladson, a farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with brown hair, gray eyes, and a dark comlexion
He was born in Guilford County, North Carolia.

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


Gladson, Josuha L.
Born : About 1829
      in North Carolia
  Burial :
Unknown
  Josuha L. Gladson, a married farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' 2" tall with light hair, blue eyes, and a light comlexion
He was born in Guilford County, North Carolia.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry Enlisted on August 19, 1862


Gladson, Lewis A.Perry Co., IL.
North Carolia
Died : 31Dec1864
      in Indiana
  Burial :
Possibly
Date of Death
listed as 1Jan1867

Crown Hill National Cemetery
Section 10 Site 150
Indianapolis, Indiana

  Lewis A. Gladson, a farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with dark hair, dark eyes, and a dark comlexion
He was born in Guilford County, North Carolia.

Served during the Civil War in 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.
Transferred on December 19, 1864 to Veterans Reserve Corps
Died on December 31, 1864 in Indianapolis, Indiana
           at the Post Hospital


Glaspel, Lewis (Louis)
[ Glaspill ]

Born : About 1845
      in Missouri
  Burial :
Unknown
  Lewis Glaspel, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with light hair, blue eyes, and a fair comlexion
He was born in St. Louis, Missouri.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on January 2, 1864 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on January 31, 1864 in Springfield, IL.
Transferred on Febrruary 1, 1864 to Co. A, 58th Illinois Infantry
Discharged March 2, 1866


Glover, Joshua V.
Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
Died : 6Dec1911
  Burial :
Equality Village Cemetery
Equality,
Gallatin County, Illinois
  Joshua V. Glover, from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 4" tall with black hair, black eyes, and a dark comlexion
He was born in Hardin County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Mustered in as a Muscian 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
Mustered out on July 19, 1865 in Louisville, Kentucky.


Golden, George
Born : About 1823
      in Tennessee
Died : 13Oct1865
      in Arkansas
  Burial :
Little Rock National Cemetery
Section 1 Site 727
Little Rock, Arkansas
  George Golden, a cooper / farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with brown hair, blue eyes, and a fair comlexion
He was born in Randolph County, Tennessee
           or Brown County, Kentucky.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. E, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on December 3, 1863 in Cairo, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on December 3, 1863 in Cairo, IL.
with Co. B, 18th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Enlisted on May 24, 1863(?) in Jackson, Tennessee.
Mustered in on May 24, 1863(?) in Jackson, Tennessee.
Died on October 13, 1865 of a disease in Little Rock, Arkansas .


Goldman, Louis C.
Born : 16Jun1922
Died : 21Nov1992
  Burial :
Campbell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Louis C. Goldman,
Son of William Andrew & Rebecca Jane (nee Moss) Goldman

Served duringWorld War II
United States Army Air Corps
Private

1920 Census - Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois
Residence in 1992 - Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois


Goodwin, William
Born : About 1836
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  William Goodwin, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with auburn hair, blue eyes, and a fair comlexion
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted as a Recruit on September 23, 1861
Deserted on January 25, 1863 in Memphis, Tennessee.


Gordon, Aaron
Born : About 1829
      in South Carolina
  Burial :
Unknown
  Aaron Gordon, from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' 1" tall with auburn hair, blue eyes, and a fair comlexion
He was born in Chester District, South Carolina.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted as a Recruit on September 23, 1861
Transferred on October 27, 1863 to Invalid Corps.


Gordon, James H.
Born : About 1828
      in New Hampshire
  Burial :
Unknown
  James H. Gordon, a married carpenter from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' tall with brown hair, blue eyes, and a fair comlexion
He was born in Bristol, New Hampshire.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on September 17, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a 1st Lieutenant on November 19, 1861 at Camp Butler, IL.
Resigned on April 25, 1862.


Gordon, Robert H.
Born : About 1834
      in Illinois
Died : 2Jan1863
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Robert H. Gordon, a farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' tall with light hair, gray eyes, and a dark comlexion
He was born in Randolph County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 28, 1861 in Anna, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, IL.
Killed on January 2, 1863 eight miles west of Clifton, Tennessee.


Gordon, William
Born : About 1820
  Burial :
Unknown
  William Gordon, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. K, 13th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Enlisted on February 15, 1864 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on February 20, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Mustered out August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.
           Absent - sick, No Discharge furnished.


Gordon, William
Born : About 1842
  Burial :
Unknown
  William Gordon, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War in 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


Gordon, William G.
Born : About 1841
      in Kentucky
  Burial :
Unknown
  William G. Gordon, a laborer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with red hair, hazel eyes, and a light comlexion
He was born in Hopkins County, Kentucky.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on October 12, 1861


Gorley, _______   Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Served during the Civil War
5th Illinois Cavalry

Graf, Francis
Born : About 1826
      in Germany
  Burial :
Unknown
  Francis Graf, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with dark hair, dark eyes, and a dark comlexion

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 28, 1861 in Anna, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, IL.
Promoted on August 8, 1861 to Corporal.


Graham, Joseph H.
Born : About 1841
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Joseph H. Graham, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' tall with fair hair, gray eyes, and a fair comlexion
He was born in Madison County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. F, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on December 22, 1863 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Corporal on Janusry 20, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Promoted to Sergeant
Mustered out on August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Gravis, Thomas T.
Born : About 1836
  Burial :
Unknown
  Thomas T. Gravis, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War in 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.


Gray, John L.
Born : About 1840
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  John L. Gray, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with light hair, blue eyes, and a light comlexion
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted as a Recruit
Discharged on August 31, 1862.


Gray, John Landon
Born : 1911
Died : 1980
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Served during World War II
United States Navy

Gray, Richard
Born : About 1825
      in Kentucky
  Burial :
Unknown
  Richard Gray, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with light hair, blue eyes, and a fair comlexion
He was born in Grayson County, Kentucky.

Served during the Civil War in 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.


Green, Albert J.
Born : 5Aug1825
      in North Carolina
Died : 2Mar1903
      in Kansas
  Burial :
Unknown
  Albert J. Green, a married shoemaker from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 5" tall with dark hair, hazel eyes, and a dark comlexion
He was born in Northhampton County, North Carolina.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 28, 1861 in Anna, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, IL.
Reenlisted on December 14, 1863 in Little Rock, Arkansas.
      with Co. B, 18th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Mustered in on December 21, 1863 in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Mustered out on December 16, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.

March 2, 1903 - Died at the Kansas State Soldiers Home in Ft. Dodge, Kansas.

Some information furnished by : Reyne F. Kenton


Green, Delbert L.
Born : 23Nov1922
Died : 8Jan1998
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Served during World War II
United States Army

Enlisted on February 19, 1943 in Peoria, Illinois as a Private
Promotions up to Private First Class

Height : 5' 7"
Weight : 137 lbs.
Last listed residence : Dupo, St. Clair County, Illinois.


Green, Edwin A.
Born : About 1831
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Edwin A. Green, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with brown hair, gray eyes, and a fair comlexion
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. K, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 12, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Sergeant on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Promoted on May 26, 1863 to 2nd Lieutenant
Reenlisted on May 26, 1863 in Vicksburg, Mississippi
Promoted on June 24, 1863 to 1st Lieutenant
Reenlisted on August 13, 1863 in Vicksburg, Mississippi
Mustered in on August 13, 1863 in Vicksburg, Mississippi
Was in Andersonville Prison
Honorably Discharged on May 15, 1865
P O W


Green, Thomas B.
[ Greene ]

Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Thomas B. Green, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with auburn hair, hazel eyes, and a fair comlexion
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1861 in Perry Co., IL.
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 on November 30, 1864 to Corporal
Mustered out on July 19, 1865 in Louisville, kentucky.


Greene, James P.
Born : About 1844
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  James P. Greene, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with black hair, hazel eyes, and a fair comlexion

Served during the Civil War in 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.


Greenwood, Clyde R.
Born : 1Dec1926
Died : 1Apr1967
  Burial :
Concord Cemetery
Perry County, llinois
  Clyde R, Greenwood,
Son of Ed & Sadie Greenwood

Served during World War II
United States Army
Co. M, 341st Infantry 24th Infantry Division
Private First Class

1930 Census - DuQuoin, Perry County, Illinois.


Greyer, Andrew S.
Born : About 1843
      in Kentucky
Died : 1Jan1862      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Andrew S. Greyer, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 11" tall with light hair, dark eyes, and a fair comlexion
He was born in Hardin County, Kentucky.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 22, 1861
Mustered in as a Private on September 18, 1861 in Cairo, IL.
Died on January 1, 1862 in Cairo, Illinois of wounds
      received on November 7, 1861 in Belmont, Missouri.


Possibly this should be
Guyman, John
see below
Greyman, John
  Burial :
Unknown
  Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on April 1, 1862 as a Recruit
Mustered in as a Private
Discharged as disabled on September 8, 1862.

Griffin, Benjamin
Born : About 1843
  Burial :
Unknown
  Benjamin Griffin, from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. D, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on December 21, 1863 in Chicago, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on February 20, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Deserted on June 30, 1865.


Griffith, William J.
Born : About 1841
      in Missouri
Died : 14Feb1865
  Burial :
Possibly
Date of Death
listed as 19Feb1865

Arlington National Cemetery
Site 11763
Arlington, Virginia

  William J. Griffith, from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' " tall with fair hair, blue eyes, and a fair comlexion

Served during the Civil War in 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 February 14, 1865 by drowning
           from Steamer "White Cloud"


Guiteau, Benjamin F.
[ Geiteau ]

Born : About 1819
      in Ohio
  Burial :
Unknown
  Benjamin F. Guiteau, a married farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a fair complexion
He was born in Washington County, Ohio.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on September 17, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a QuarterMaster Sergeant
      on November 19, 1861 at Camp Butler, IL.
Promoted on April 13, 1862 to 2nd Lieutenant
Reenlisted
Mustered in on June 16, 1862 in Corinth, Mississippi.
Promoted on November 1, 1862 to 1st Lieuteneant
Reenlisted
Mustered in on May, 7, 1863
Dismissed on December 28, 1863


Gunn, John A.
Born : About 1837
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  John A. Gunn, a married farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with light hair, blue eyes, and a fair comlexion
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 22, 1861
Mustered in as a Private on September 18, 1861 in Cairo, IL.
Reenlisted as a Veteran from Pinckneyville
      on January 5, 1864 in Big Black, Mississippi.
Mustered in on January 5, 1864 in Big Black, Mississippi.
Mustered out on July 19, 1865 in Louisville, Kentucky.


Guyman, John
Born : About 1818
      in Kentucky
  Burial :
Unknown
  John Guyman, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with dark hair, blue eyes, and a fair comlexion
He was born in Stokes County, Kentucky.

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on April 1, 1862
Mustered in as a Private from on April 1, 1862
Discharged on September 8, 1862 in Jackson, Tennessee
      for general debility and chronic diarrhea.


Guyman, Noah
Born : About 1826
      in Kentucky
  Burial :
Unknown
  Noah Guyman, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with dark hair, blue eyes, and a fair comlexion

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1861
Mustered in as a Corporal on September 18, 1861 in Cairo, IL.
Transferred on October 27, 1863 to Invalid Corps.


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