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Kahl, Julius
Born : About 1842
      in Ohio
  Burial :
Unknown
  Julius Kahl, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 9" tall with red hair, gray eyes and a red complexion.
He was born in Union County, Ohio

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 22 on May 23, 1864 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
with Co. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois


Kahle, Julius
Born : About 1840
      in Germany
  Burial :
Unknown
  Julius Kahle, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 9½" tall with red hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 22 on July 5, 1862 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on July 26, 1862 in Chicago, IL.
with Co. K, 71st Illinois Infantry
Mustered out on October 29, 1862


Keen, John C.
Born : About 1832
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  John C. Keen, a married farmer from Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 9" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Sumner County, Tennessee

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 30 on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 11, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
with Co. H, 110th Illinois Infantry
Transferred upon consolidation May 8, 1863
to Co. D, 110th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Mustered out on June 8, 1865 in Washington D.C.


Keen, Maston
Born : About 1838
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Burial Site - Name unknown
wooded area
3 miles north of Pinckneyville
& approx. 1 mile east
  Maston Keen, a married farmer from Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 6½" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Sumner County, Tennessee

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 24 on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 11, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
with Co. H, 110th Illinois Infantry
Transferred upon consolidation May 8, 1863
to Co. D, 110th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Mustered out on June 8, 1865 in Washington D.C.


Keene, Lemuel
Born : About 1818
      in Pennsylvania
  Burial :
Unknown
  Lemuel Keene, a blacksmith from Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 7½" tall with brown hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Sumner County, Pennsylvania

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 44 on March 14, 1865 in Dixon, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on March 14, 1865 at in Dixon IL.
with Co. G, 23rd Illinois Infantry
Mustered out on May 3, 1865 at Camp Lee, Virginia
      under order of the War Department


Kein, William J.
Born : About 1841
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  William J. Kein, a farmer from Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 10" 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 at the age of 20 on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.


Kelcher, Joseph S.
Born : About 1844
  Burial :
Unknown
  Joseph S. Kelcher, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 10" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a brown complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 19 on December 26, 1863 in Carbondale, Jackson Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on December 26, 1863 at Camp Butler, IL.
with Co. B, 81st Illinois Infantry
Transferred on July 17, 1865 to the 58th Illinois Infantry


Kellag, George W.
Born : About 1836
      in Ohio
Died : 25Oct1865
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  George W. Kellag, a married farmer from Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 10" tall with light hair, gray eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Marion County, Ohio.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 26 on August 1, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
with Co. A, 81st Illinois Infantry
Died on October 25, 1865, of a disease, in Cairo, Illinois.


Keller, Andrew
Born : About 1817
      in Germany
Died : 5Jul1865
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Andrew Keller, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 10" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 47 on March 21, 1864 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on March 21, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
with Co. K, 81st Illinois Infantry
Died on July 5, 1864 in Memphis, Tennessee


Keller, John A.
Born : About 1844
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  John A. Keller, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 6" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a brown complexion.
He was born in Tennessee

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 19 on December 8, 1863 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on December 25, 1863 at Camp Yates, IL.
with Co. A, 81st Illinois Infantry
Transferred on July 17, 1865 to Co. A, 58th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Mustered out on April 1, 1866


Keller, Joseph W. B.
Born : About 1838
      in Tennessee
Died : 16Dec1862
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Joseph W. B. Keller, a married farmer from DuQuoin, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 10½" tall with sandy hair, gray eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Bedford County, Tennessee

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 24 on August 12, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
with Co. K, 81st Illinois Infantry
Died on December 16, 1862, of a disease, in Jackson, Tennessee


Keller, Robert G.
Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Robert G. Keller, a married farmer from Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 6" 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
Enlisted at the age of 21 on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 11, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
with Co. H, 110th Illinois Infantry
Transferred on May 8, 1863,upon consolidation,
      to Co. C, 110th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Mustered out on June 8, 1865 in Washington D.C.


Kellerman, Eugene A.
Born : 11Jun1912
Died : 24Jun1980
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todds Mill, Perry County, Illinois
  World War II
United States Army

Kellerman, Henry
Born : 18Feb1840
      in Prussia
Died : 2Jun1911
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todds Mill, Perry County, Illinois
  Henry Kellerman, a carpenter from Waterloo, Monroe County, Illinois
stood 5' 11½" tall with light hair, gray eyes and a light complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 20 on October 21, 1861 in Waterloo, Monroe Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private at Camp Butler, IL.
with Co. H, 49th Illinois Infantry
Mustered out on November 22, 1864


Kellerman, James H.
Born : 5Oct1909
Died : 29Jan1992
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todds Mill, Perry County, Illinois
  World War II
United States Air Corps
Corporal

Kellerman, James W.
Born : 11Jan1927
Died : 29Oct1951
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todds Mill, Perry County, Illinois
  World War II
United States Army - 35th Infantry
PFC

Kellerman, John J.
Born : 21Oct1921
Died : 30Nov2002
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todds Mill, Perry County, Illinois
  World War II
United States Army
Tec 5

Kellerman, Muriel S.
Born : 31Mar1934
Died : 12Jan2000
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todds Mill, Perry County, Illinois
  Korean War
United States Navy
BT 3

Kellerman, William T.
Born : 30Sep1930
Died : 13Jan1983
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todds Mill, Perry County, Illinois
  Korean War
United States Army
Corporal

Kelley, Isaac D.
Born : About 1845
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Isaac D. Kelley, a merchant from Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois
stood 6' 1" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Franklin County, Tennessee.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 19 on May 11, 1864 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Sergeant on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
with Co. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.


Kelley, James Isles
Born : About 1834
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  James Isles Kelley, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry County, Illinois
stood 6' 3½" tall with brown hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 28 on July 5, 1862 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on July 26, 1862 in Chicago, IL.
with Co. K, 71st Illinois Infantry
Mustered out on October 29, 1862.


Kelley, Jasper
Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Jasper Kelley, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois
stood 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
Enlisted at the age of 21 on May 11, 1864 in Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Corporal on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
with Co. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Demoted to Private
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.


Kelley, Wesley J.
Born : 29Dec1920
Died : 13Jan1945
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  World War II
United States Army - Engineers
Private

Kellogg, Charles
Born : About 1800
      in New York
  Burial :
Unknown
  Charles Kellog, a married farmer from DuQuoin, Perry County, Illinois
stood 6' tall with gray hair, hazel eyes and a sandy complexion.
He was born in Oneida county, New York.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 61 on October 15, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on November 19, 1861 at Camp Butler, IL.
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry


Kelly, Matthew
Born : About 1842
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Matthew Kelly, a farmer from Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 8" 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
Enlisted at the age of 20 on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 11, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
with Co. H, 110th Illinois Infantry
In convalescent camp at Nashvile December 26, 1862 to ?


Kelm, Thomas J.
Born : About 1837
      in Indiana
  Burial :
Unknown
  Thomas J. Kelm, a farmer from Derby, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 8½" tall with red hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Indiana.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 25 on August 1, 1862 in Mattoon, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 6, 1862 in Chicago, IL.
with Co. H, 123rd Illinois Infantry
Deserted in Action on October 8, 1862 at Chaplain Hills, Kentucky.


Kelsey, George A.
Born : About 1846
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  George A. Kelsey, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 6" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Union County, Ohio.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 18 on May 23, 1864 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
with Co. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.


Kelso, Martin G.
Born : About 1838
      in Vermont
  Burial :
Unknown
  Martin G. Kelso, a married plasterer from Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 5" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 23 on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Sergeant on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Promoted on August 18, 1861 to 2nd Lieutenant
Resigned on August 31, 1862


Kennedy, James
Born : About 1836
      in Ireland
  Burial :
Unknown
  James Kennedy, a laborer from DuQuoin, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 7" tall with brown hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted at the age of 25 on July 11, 1861
Mustered in as a Private
Discharged on February 15, 1863


Kennedy, Lawrence
Born : About 1824
      in Ireland
  Burial :
Unknown
  Lawrence Kennedy, an ironworker from DuQuoin, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 5" tall with brown hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 37 on August 1, 1861
Mustered in as a Private
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Discharged on October 1, 1862, as wounded.


Kennison, Thomas J.
Born : About 1819
      in Massachusetts
Died : 29Aug1864
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Thomas J. Kennison, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 9" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 45 on December 22, 1863 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on January 20, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
with Co. 5, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Died on August 29, 1864, of a disease, in Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois.


Kent, William M.
Born : About 1845
      in Missouri
Died : 20Sep1864
      in Arkansas
  Burial :
Unknown
  William M. Kent, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 4" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in New Madrid, Missouri.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. D, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted at the age of 18 on December 21, 1863 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on February 12, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Died on September 20, 1864, of a disease in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Kiefer, Patrick
Born : About 1832
      in Ireland
  Burial :
Unknown
  Patrick Kiefer, a married farmer from DuQuoin, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 6½" tall with brown hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. K, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted at the age of 30 on August 12, 1862 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Discharged on July 15, 1865, as disabled, in Montgomery, Alabama.
P O W


Kimzey, Benjamin M.
[ Kimzay ]

Born : About 1838
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Benjamin M. Kimzey, a farmer from Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 9" tall with black hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Records show the spelling as "Kimzay"
Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted at the age of 23 on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
In February 1862 was wounded in the mouth at Ft. Donelson, Tennessee.


Kimzey, Humphrey E.
[ Kimzly ]

Born : 21Feb1833
      in Illinois
Died : 13Jun1863
      in Mississippi
  Burial :
Galum Presbyterian Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Humphrey E. Kimzey,
Born February 21, 1833 in Perry or Randolph County, Illinois
Son of James Campbell & Mary ( nee Armstrong ) Kimzey
Married Mary Jane Steele in 1854 in Perry County, Illinois

Humphrey E. Kimzey, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 11" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Records show the spelling as "Umphry E. Kimzly"
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted at the age of 18 on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Sergeant on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Died on June 13, 1863 in Vicksburg, Warren County, Mississippi.


Kinzey, Isaac M.
[ Kinsey ]

Born : About 1846
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Isaac M. Kimzey, a farmer from Perry County, Illinois
stood 6' tall with brown hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Records show the spelling as "Kimsey"
with Co. D, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted at the age of 18 on February 25, 1864 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on March 26, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Mustered out on August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Kimzey, James C.
[ Kimzay ]

Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  James C. Kimzey, a farmer from Perry County, Illinois
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
Records show the spelling as "Kimzay"
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted at the age of 18 on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
In February 1862 he had an eye shot out during the battle at F. Donelson, Tennessee.


Kimzey, James Campbell
Born : 1790
Died : 1851
  Burial :
Galum Presbyterian Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  War of 1812
Tennessee Militia
Private

Kimzey, John A.
Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  John A. Kimzey, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 11" tall with black hair, gray eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted at the age of 19 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.


Kimzey, William B.
[ Kimzay ]

Born : 12Aug1838
      in Illinois
Died : 5Sep1912
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Galum Presbyterian Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  William B. Kinzey, a farmer from Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 6" tall with sandy hair, gray eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Records show the spelling as "Kimzay"
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted at the age of 18 on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Promoted on March 19, 1862 to Corporal
Promoted on August 12, 1862 to Sergeant

Married : Elizabeth Rule on March 16, 1865
Resided all of his life at Four Mile, Perry County, Illinois
See : Obituary


Kimzey, William H.
Born : 14Dec1829
      in Kentucky
Died : 5Nov1910
  Burial :
Galum Presbyterian Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  William H. Kimzey, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 8½" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Livingston County, Kentucky.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted at the age of 32 on August 15, 1861
Mustered in as a First Sergeant on September 11, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.


King, Andrew
Born : About 1842
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Andrew King, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois
stood 6' tall with light hair, blue eyes and a brown complexion.
He was born in Polk County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. H, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted at the age of 21 on December 29,1863 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private
Discharged on November 25, 1864, as disabled.


King, George
Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  George King, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 7" 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, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted at the age of 19 on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.


King, George
Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  George King, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 7" tall with black hair, hazel eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. M, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted at the age of 19 on November 13, 1861 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on January 9, 1862 at Camp Yates, IL.
Reenlisted on June 26, 1863 in LaGrange, Tennessee
Mustered in on July 20, 1863 in Cornith, Mississippi
Mustered out on July 16, 1865 in Nashville, Tennessee, No Discharge given;
      In Military Prison, under charge of Highway Robbery


King, Jacob B.
Born : About 1832
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Jacob B. King, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 8" tall with dark hair, blue/gray eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Pinckneyville, Perry County, IL. or Jonesboro, Union County, IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted at the age of 30 on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Corporal on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Promoted on June 30, 1864 to First Lieutenant
Reenlisted on August 27, 1864
Honorably discharged on May 15, 1865.


King, James O.
Born : About 1840
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  James O. King, a married farmer from Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 7½" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a ruddy complexion.
He was born in Macoupin County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. A, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted at the age of 22 on August 1, 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.


King, Joseph J.
Born : About 1840
      in Missouri
  Burial :
Unknown
  Joseph J. King, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois
stood 6' ½" tall with dark hair, black eyes and a dark complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted at the age of 22 on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Mustered out on May 25, 1865
Prisoner Of War


King, Samuel
Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
Died : 9Nov1862
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Samuel King, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 8" tall with dark hair, dark eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted at the age of 18 on August 15, 1861
Mustered in as a Private on September 18, 1861 in Cairo, IL.
Died on November 9, 1862, of typhoid fever, in Bolivar, Tennessee.


King, Thaddeus L.
Born : About 1828
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Thaddeus L. King, a married farmer from Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 8" tall with black hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Jonesboro, Union County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted at the age of 33 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 18, 1861, as disabled due to deafness, in Cairo, Illinois.


King, William I.
Born : About 1842
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  William I. King, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois
stood 6' tall with dark hair, hazel eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Franklin County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 22 on May 23, 1864 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
with Co. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.


Kirkland, Andrew
Born : About 1831
  Burial :
Unknown
  Andrew Kirkland, from Perry County, Illinois

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted at the age of 30 on April 21, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 2, 1861 in Springfielf, Illinois
Mustered out on August 1, 1861.
      Entitled to extra pay as Hospital Ward Master since May 15, 1861
      One shirt due to the State of Illinois.


Kirkpatrick, Francis M.
Born : About 1840
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Francis M. Kirkpatrick, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois
stood 6' tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Franklin County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 24 on May 23, 1864 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
with Co. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.


Kirkwood, John
Born : About 1822
      in Scotland
Died : 10Mar1862
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  John Kirkwood, an engineer from Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 7" tall with dark hair, hazel eyes and a light complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted at the age of 39 on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Sergeant on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Died on March 10, 1862 from being wounded on
      February 15, 1862 at Ft. Donelson, Tennessee.



Klein, Rosalie Easter
nee Terry

Born : 17Apr1921
      in Arkansas
Died : 14Jul1997
      in Missouri
  Burial :
Unknown
  World War II
Rosalie Easter Terry, from St. Louis, Missouri,
She was born on April 17, 1921 in Jonesboro, Arkansas,
the daughter of Hansel & Carrie (nee Dilliner / Dillinger) Terry
stood 5' 3" tall with brown hair.
she was the grandaughter of William terry who served in the Civil War.
She lived in DuQuoin from 1924 to approx. 1938 when moving to St. Louis, MO.

Served as a Private with WAC Det. Headquarters Command.
She served in World War II in the European Theatre
and at one time, was a driver for General Dwight D. Eisenhower.
Honorably Discharged on July 9, 1945 at Mitchell Field, New York.

Rosalie was shot in the head on December 29, 1959,
and although nearly 1/2 of her brain was removed,
she remained very sharp mentally, although paralyzed on her right side.

Information furnished by : Carrie Maupin


Knapp, George W.
Born : About 1846
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  George W. Knapp, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois
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
Enlisted at the age of 18 on May 23, 1864 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
with Co. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.


Knox, Arthur L.
Born : 5Jun1892
Died : 23May1960
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  World War I
United States Army - Co. A, 308th Mg. Battalion
Private

Knox, Charles
Born : About 1823
      in South Carolina
Died : 20Aug1862
      in Missouri
  Burial :
Jefferson Barracks
National Cemetery
Section 28 Site 6466
St. Louis, Missouri
  Charles Knox, a married carpenter from Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 11" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Chester District, South Carolina.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Enlisted at the age of 38 on August 22, 1861
Mustered in as a Private on September 18, 1861 in Cairo, IL.
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Died on August 20, 1862 in St. Louis, Missouri.


Knox, Charles Harrison
Born : 12Jun1889
Died : 30Oct19__
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  World War I
United States Army
Private

Koenigstein, Homer Frederick
Born : about 1910
Died : 1Jan1945
  Burial :
Hamm, Luxembourg
Grave : B 10 48
  Homer Frederick Koenegstein, of Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
Son of William Harmon & Louella L. Koenegstein
He was a salesman in a general store in 1930
Served during World War II
United States Army - 11th Armored Division, 42nd Tank Battalion
Staff Sergeant, as Tank Commander in Belgium
Homer died on January 1, 1945 from injuries received when their tank was hit by enemy fire and destroyed.

Koszuzek, David
Born : 25Dec1925
Died : 20Aug1967
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todds Mill, Perry County, Illinois
  World War II
United States Army - Troop C, 25th Constabulary Co.
Corporal

Krug, Howard E.
Born : 6Nov1912
Died : 26Mar1965
  Burial :
Galum Presbyterian Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  World War II
United States Army - Co. B, 112th Infantry
Sergeant

Kruse, Washington
Born : About 1844
      in Illinois
Died : 10Feb1863
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Washington Kruse, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois
stood 5' 8" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted at the age of 18 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 LaGrange, Tennessee.


Kuhnert, Dorothy J.
Born : 1914
Died : 1962
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  World War II
United States Army - 138th Field Artillery
Private

Kurczodyna,Ernest J.
Born : 17Apr1935
Died : 8Dec1995
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todds Mill, Perry County, Illinois
  World War II
United States Army
PFC

Kurtz, Joseph
Born : 6Feb1891
Died : 24Feb1972
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todds Mill, Perry County, Illinois
  World War I
United States Army - 306th Field Regiment
PFC

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