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Ragland, Hawkins
Born : About 1841
      in Illinois
Died : 3Jun1862
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Bethel Cemetery
Row 14
Perry County, Illinois
  Hawkins Ragland, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry County, IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with auburn 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. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 21, 1861 in
Mustered in as a Private on September 18, 1861 in Cairo, IL.
Died on June 3, 1862 at home in Illinois of an unknown disease.


Raider, William
Born : About 1820
      in Germany
  Burial :
Unknown
  William Raider, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 6" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on December 22, 1863 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL
Mustered as a Private on January 20, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Mustered out March 8, 1865 in Mound City, Illinois.


Rainey, Delmond Harold
Born : 4Nov1949
Died : 24Nov1994
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Viet Nam War
United States Army
Private

Rainey, Lawrence E.
Born : 21Mar1913
Died : 2Jan1979
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  World War II
United States Army
Tec 4

Ramsay, Nathan
Born : About 1828
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Nathan Ramsay, a married farmer from Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 8" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Bedford County, Tennessee.

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.
Musterd in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union County, IL.
Discharged on May 15, 1862, as disabled, near Monterey, Tennessee.


Ramsay, William D.
Born : About 1845
Died : 25Sep1864
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  William D. Ramsay, from Pinckneyvile, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on November 17, 1863 in Cairo, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on December 31, 1863 in Chicago, IL.
Died on September 25, 1864, of a disease, in Memphis, Tennessee


Ramsey, Robert L.
Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
Died : 15Feb1862
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Robert L. Ramsey, a farmer from Pinckneyvile, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 5" tall with dark hair, hazel eyes and a light 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 22, 1861
Mustered in as a Private on September 18, 1861 in Cairo, IL.
Died February 15, 1862, in battle, at Fort Donelson, Tennessee


Rapalyel, Daniel
Born : About 1824
  Burial :
Unknown
  Daniel Rapalyel, from DuQuoin, 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 DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on January 20, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Promoted to Company Commisary Sergeant
Mustered out June 20, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Raymond, Lewis
Born : About 1839
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Lewis Raymond, a stage driver, from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with brown hair, hazel eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Kaskaskia, Randolph 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
Mustered out on August 25, 1864


Redfern, James
Born : 15Feb1825/27
      in Tennessee
Died : 23Oct1924
  Burial :
Pinckneyville Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  James Redfern, a married farmer from Raineysburg, Washington Co., IL.
Married : Mary A. _?_
stood 5' 8" tall with light hair, light eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Robinson County, Tennessee.

Records show spelling as Redferon
Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. I, 80th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted as a Private on August 1, 1862 in Raineysburg, Washington Co., IL.
Mustered out on June 10, 1865 at Camp Harker, Tennessee.

1865 Illinois Census = Spelling is Redfearn, James
      Pilot Knob Precinct, Washington County, Illinois


Redington, J. I.
Born : 10Jul1914
Died : 27Dec1991
  Burial :
St. Mary Magdalen
Catholic Cemetery
Todds Mill, Perry County, Illinois
  World War II
United States Merchant Marine

Reed, James
Born : About 1838
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  James Reed, farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 6" tall with sandy hair, hazel eyes and a light complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 49th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on November 21, 1861 in Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL
Mustered in as a Private on December 31, 1861 at Camp Butler, IL.
Deserted in January 1862 at Camp Butler, Illinois


Rees, John D.
Born : About 1819
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  John D. Rees, a married farmer from Denmark, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 4" tall with black hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Williamson 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 Captain on September 18, 1861 in Cairo, IL.
Promoted on May 1, 1862 to Major.


Rees, Lycurgus   Burial :
I O O F Cemetery
DuQuoin
Perry Co., IL.
  Lycurgus Rees, a married farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 10" 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. K, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted as a 1st Lieutenant on August 12, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Promoted to Captain on June 24, 1863
Reenlisted on August 13, 1863 in Vicksburg, Mississippi
Mustered in on August 13, 1863 in Vicksburg, Mississippi
Mustered out August 5, 1865 in Vicksburg, Mississippi


Rees, Robert G.   Burial :
I O O F Cemetery
DuQuoin
Perry Co., IL.
  Robert G. Rees, a married farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 5" tall with brown hair, gray 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 as a Sergeant on August 12, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Promoted to First Sergeant
Promoted to 2nd Lieutenant but did not muster in.
Mustered out as a 1st Sergeant on August 5, 1865 in Vicksburg, MS


Reese, William
Born : 20Sep1894
Died : 18Sep1931
  Burial :
Galum Presbyterian Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  World War I
United States Army - 168th Infantry, 42nd Division
Private First Class

Reid, Andrew B.
Born : About 1817
      in Georgia
Died : 18Aug1906
  Burial :
Danville National Cemetery
Danville
Vermillion County, IL.
  Served during the Mexican War
with Co. H, 1st Georgia Infantry (Volunteers)
Enlisted on June 1, 1846
Served at the rank of Sergeant
Discharged on May 27, 1847

He lived in DuQuoin, Perry County, Illinois during his lifetime.

Sources :
Illinois Soldiers' and Sailors' Home
pension application for admission records;
census files;
complete pension file from records at NARA

This information furnished by : Jacquie


Reidelberger, Ralph Randy
Born : 5Aug1945
Died : 9Sep1967
  Burial :
Concord Cemetery
Perry County, IL
  United States Marines
Corporal

Renche, Frank A. (Anthony)
[ Rensche ]

Born : About 1834
      in Prussia
  Burial :
Unknown
  Frank A. Renche, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 10" tall with auburn hair, hazel eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Aurocht, Lippstaddst, Prussia.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. H, 18th Illinois Infantryy
Enlisted on June 12, 1861
Mustered in as a Private on June 30, 1861 in Bird's Point, MO.
Transferred on May 19, 1862 to Co. D, 18th Illinois Infantry
Reenlisted on November 28, 1863 in Little Rock, AR.
Promoted to First Sergeant
Mustered in on November 29, 1863 in Little Rock, AR.
Promoted to 2nd Lieutenant
Transferred to Co. D, 18th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Mustered in on December 19, 1863 in Little Rock, AR.
Transferred to Co. B, 18th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Mustered out on December 16, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Renfro, Mark W.
[ Renfrow ]

Born : About 1844
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Mark W. Renfro, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 9" tall with light hair, gray eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Franklin County, Illinois.

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


Rentfro, Enoch
[ Rentfrow ]

Born : About 1838
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Enoch Rentfro, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL
stood 6' 1" tall with brown hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Johnson County, Illinois.

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.


Rentfro, William B.
Born : About 1845
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  William B. Rentfro, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 4" tall with light 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. K, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on December 20, 1863 in Benton, IL
Mustered in as a Private on February 12, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Mustered out on August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Rettinger, John Edward
Born : 28Jun1936
Died : 14Nov1974
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Korean War - Viet Nam War
United States Army
Specialist 4th Class

Rhine, David A.
Born : About 1838
      in Illinois
Died : 15Feb1862
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  David A. Rhine, farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 10" tall with dark hair, hazel eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Saline 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.
Died February 15, 1862, in battle, at Fort Donelson, Tennessee


Rial, James P.
Born : About 1839
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  James P. Rial, a farmer from Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 4" tall with auburn 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 on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union County, IL.
Musterd in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union County, IL.


Rial, Thomas J.
Born : 11Dec1842
      in Illinois
Died : 14Aug1864
      in Kentucky
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Thomas J. Rial, a married merchant from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 6" 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. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 23, 1864 in Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
Died on August 14, 1864 in Post Hospital, Columbus, Kentucky.


Rice, Earl
Born : 4Sep1941
Died : 3Apr1977
  Burial :
Galum Presbyterian Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  United States Navy

Rice, John W.
Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  John W. Rice, a farmer, from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' 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. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 11, 1864 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Corporal on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
Mustered out October 22, 1864 in Sprtingfield, Illinois.


Rice, Richard M.
Born : 11Oct1836
     in Illinois
Died : 16Feb1913
  Burial :
Old Concord Cemetery
Pilot Knob Township
Washington Co., IL.
  Richard M. Rice, a farmer from Raineysburg, Washington Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with black hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
in Co. I, 80th Illinois Infantry Regiment
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Raineysburg, Washington Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 25, 1862 in Centralia, IL
Promoted to Corporal on March 1, 1863
Promoted to Sergeant on September 1, 1864
Mustered out on June 10, 1865 at Camp Harker, Tennessee.


Rice, Richard Norris
Born : About 1824
      in Illinois
Died : 16Feb1913
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Civil War
He served four and a half years in the Civil War
and was in twenty-three battles, sent to
Libby Prison, paroled and sent home.
Then re-enlisted and served until the close of the war.

Son of Abner S. Rice
1868 - Married : Amanda Philbric
See : Obituary


Rice, William H.
Born : About 1845
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  William H. Rice, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 10" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Franklin County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on December 22, 1863 in Vergennes, IL
Mustered as a Private on January 20, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Mustered out August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Rice, William S.
Born : About 1823
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  William S. Rice, a married farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 10" tall with light hair, hazel eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Sumner County, Tennessee.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. D, 89th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 14, 1862 in Chicago, IL.
Mustered as a Private on August 25, 1862 in Chicago, IL.
Mustered out on June 10, 1865 in Nashville, Tennessee.


Rice, Zebedee H.
Born : About 1841
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Zebedee H. Rice, a farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with brown/black 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. I, 80th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on March 3, 1865 in Dixon, IL.
Mustered as a Private on March 4, 1865 in Dixon, IL.
Transferred to Co. A, 38th Illinois Infantry
Mustered out on March 20, 1866 in Victoria, Texas.


Rich, John
Born : About 1834
      in Germany
  Burial :
Unknown
  John Rich, a married tailor from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 5" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.

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 17, 1865 in Nashville, Tennessee.


Richards, George W.
Born : About 1846
      in Kentucky
  Burial :
Unknown
  George W. Richards, a tobacconist from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 3" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Louisville, Kentucky.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 136th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 21, 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.


Richards, William
Born : About 1846
      in Pennsylvania
Died : 3Aug1864
      in Kentucky
  Burial :
Unknown
  George W. Richards, a smith from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 2" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Green County, Pennsylvania.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 136th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 26, 1864 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
Drowned in the Mississippi River on August 3, 1864 at Columbus, KY.


Richardson, Theodore
Born : About 1817
      in Germany
  Burial :
Unknown
  Theodore Richardson, a farmer from Elizabethtown, Hardin Co., IL.
      also listed as a butcher from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with auburn hair, blue/gray eyes and a light complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. L, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on September 7, 1861 in Gallatin Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on October 15, 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.


Richey, J. E.
Died : 7Oct1902
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Civil War

Richey, John ( Rev.)
Born : About 1839
Died : 3Dec1874
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Civil War
Co. H, 81st Illinois Infantry
Private

Richey, John G.
[ Ritchie ]

Born : About 1844
      in Missouri
  Burial :
Unknown
  John G. Richey a farmer, from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri.

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.


Richmond, John W.
Born : About 1840
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  John W. Richmond, a farmer, from Galum, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with brown hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Galum, 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
Mustered out on August 25, 1864


Richmond, Mathew L.
Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Mathew L. Richmond, a farmer, from Galum, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with brown hair, hazel eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Galum, 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
Discharged on July 31, 1862, as wounded.


Ridgway, Edward H.
Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
Died : 9Aug1864
      in Arkansas
  Burial :
Unknown
  Edward H. Ridgeway, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 6" tall with fair hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Clay County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on December 22, 1863 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL
Mustered as a Private on January 20, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Died on August 9, 1864, of a disease, in Pine Bluff, Arkansas


Ridgway, Edward H.
Born : About 1845
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Robert C. Ridgeway, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 4" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Clay County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on December 22, 1863 in Vergennes, IL
Mustered as a Private on January 20, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Mustered out August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Ridenour, John D.
Born : About 1839
      in Indiana
Died : 6Apr1862
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  John D. Ridenour, a married farmer, from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with brown hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Mt. Vernon, Posey County, Indiana.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 27, 1861
Mustered in as a Private
Killed on April 6, 1862 at Battle of Shiloh, Tennessee.


Riley, Daniel
Born : About 1836
      in Pennsylvania
Died : 20Jan1863
  Burial :
Unknown
  Daniel Riley, a painter from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Centre County, Pennsylvania.

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
&
with Co. C, 34th Illinois Infantry
Mustered in as a 2nd Lieuteneant on September 7, 1861 at Camp Butler, IL.
Promoted to 1st Lieuteneant
Died on January 20, 1863.


Riley, Thomas F.
Born : About 1840
  Burial :
Unknown
  Thomas F. Riley,

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 on August 1, 1861


Ritchie, James   Burial :
Unknown
  Civil War
Enlisted as a 2nd Lieutenant from Perry County 11Sep1862
with Co. H, 110th Illinois Infantry
Resigned December 19, 1862

Ritchie, John G. See : Richey

Robb, David W.
Born : 5Dec1949
Died : 12Jul1993
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  United States Navy

Robb, Matthew F.
Born : 24Dec1919
Died : 22Feb1995
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  United States Army Air Corps
1st Lieutenant

Robertson, George H.
[ Robinson ]

Born : About 1842
      in Ohio
  Burial :
Unknown
  George H. Robertson, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 7" tall with brown/black hair, brown eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Athens County, Ohio.

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
Reenlisted on March 10, 1864 in Germantown, Tennessee.
Mustered in on March 30, 1864 in Memphis, Tennessee.
Promoted to Saddler
Mustered out on November 5, 1865 in Selma, Alabama.


Robertson, John
Born : About 1842
      in Ireland
  Burial :
Unknown
  John Robertson, a laborer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a light complexion.

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.
Transferred on March 1, 1864 to Co. F, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Mustered out on June 22, 1865 in Quincy, Illinois.


Robertson, Samuel M.
Born : About 1838
      in North Carolina
  Burial :
Unknown
  Samuel M. Robertson, a farmer from Wetaga, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Halifax County, North Carolina.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 136th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on May 24, 1864 in Wataga, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
Promoted to Corporal on June 1, 1864
Mustered out on October 22, 1865 in Springfield, Illinois.


Robertson, William H.
Born : About 1845
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  William H. Robertson, farmer, from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 4" 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. 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.


Robinson, Hiram
[ Roberson ]

Born : About 1841
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Hiram Robinson, a farmer, from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" 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 on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
with Co. H, 110th Illinois Infantry
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.


Robinson, John Q.
Born : About 1841
      in North Carolina
  Burial :
Unknown
  John Q. Robinson, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" 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 Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Mustered out on August 5, 1865 in Vicksburg, Mississippi


Robinson, Joseph J.
Born : About 1838
      in Illinois
Died : 7Dec1865
      in Alabama
  Burial :
Marietta National Cemetery
Section K Site 3869
Marietta, Georgia
  Joseph J. Robinson, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with brown hair, brown eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Randolph County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on February 25, 1864 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on March 2, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Transferred on July 17, 1865 to Co. B, 58th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Died on December 7, 1865 in Montgomery, Alabama


Robinson, Louis W.
Born : 1Nov1919
Died : 4Mar1998
  Burial :
Cudgetown Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  World War II
United States Army
Tech 5

Robinson, Seneca
Born : About 1839
      in Ohio
  Burial :
Unknown
  Seneca Robinson, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 9" tall with brown hair, brown eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Athens County, Ohio.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry


Robinson, Thomas   Burial :
Unknown
  Thomas Robinson, from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Mustered in as a Private on September 18,1861
Reenlisted


Robinson, William T.
Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
Died : 2Jul1865
      in Kentucky
  Burial :
Unknown
  William T. Robinson, farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 10" tall with light hair, hazel 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 on August 27, 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
Died on July 2, 1865 in Louisville, Kentucky


Roe, Charles H.
Born : About 1842
      in Ohio
  Burial :
Unknown
  Charles H. Roe, a lawyer, from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with brown hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Dayton, Ohio.

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
Mustered out on August 1, 1864


Roe, Robert C.
Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
Died : 15Feb1862
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Robert C. Roe, a clerk, from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with black hair, black eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Mt. Vernon, Jefferson 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
Killed on February 15, 1862 at Battle of Ft. Donelson, Tennessee.


Roe, Thomas S.
Born : About 1819
      in Ohio
  Burial :
Unknown
  Thomas S. Roe, a married physcian, from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 23, 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.


Roettjer, Henry
Born : 8Mar1893
      in Illinois
Died : 26 Sep 19821
  Burial :
Unknown
  Henry Roettjer (8 Mar 1893 - 26 Sep 1982)
He was born near Willisville,
the son of Henry Roettjer and Margaretha (Hettisheimer) Roettjer.
He served in the 88th Infantry Division During WWI.
 
The above information furnished by Joel Russel      A photo of him can be found at http://www.rafert.org/Behnken/WWI.htm

Rogers, William J.
Born : About 1842
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Galum Presbyterian Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  William J. Rogers, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Bedford County, Tennessee.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. B, 89th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 24, 1863 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 24, 1863 in Chicago, IL.
Transferred to Co. B, 59th Illinois Infantry
Mustered out on December 8, 1865 in New Braunfels, Texas.


Rollins, Thomas R.
Born : About 1835
      in Maine
  Burial :
Unknown
  Thomas R. Rollins, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 7" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Kenebeck County, Maine.

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
Mustered out on May 30, 1865 in Springfield, Illinois.
Prisoner of War
      Mustered out under telegram
      from War Department on May 12, 1865


Rosan, Smith
 
The military records have this gentleman
improperly listed as Rosan Smith.
I guess the clerks filling out the muster rolls
just assumed that "Smith" was his
last name, as is what's common.
  Burial :
Nine Mile Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Smith Rosan, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on February 29, 1864
Mustered in as a Private
Transferred on March 2, 1864 to
      Co. B, 58th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Promoted to Corporal
Mustered out on April 1, 1866 in Selma, Alabama.


Rose, James T.
Born : About 1842
  Burial :
Unknown
  James T. Rose, 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 on August 1, 1861
            Due State of Illinois - 1 pair of socks


Row, James H.
Born : About 1846
      in Indiana
  Burial :
Unknown
  James H. Row, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 5" tall with brown hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Posey County, Indiana.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. D, 136th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 23, 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.


Rue, William
Born : About 1835
      in Pennsylvania
  Burial :
Unknown
  William Rue, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL
stood 5' 6" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Allegany County, Pennsylvania.

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


Rule, Matthew Jr.
Born : 7Apr1843
      in Ireland
Died : 7May1881
  Burial :
Galum Presbyterian Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Matthew Rule, Jr., a farmer, from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with black 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 Sergeant on September 11, 1862 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Transferred upon consolidation May 8, 1863
to Co. D, 110th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Demoted to Private
Mustered out June 8, 1865 in Washington D. C.


Rule, Matthew Sr.
Born : About 1838
      in Ireland
  Burial :
Unknown
  Matthew Rule, Sr., a married farmer, from 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. H, 110th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private (Wagoner) on September 11, 1862 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Transferred upon consolidation May 8, 1863
to Co. D, 110th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Mustered out June 8, 1865 in Washington D. C.


Rule, Samuel D.
Born : About 1832
      in Ireland
  Burial :
Unknown
  Samuel D. Rule, a farmer, from Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' 1" tall with black hair, blue eyes and a dark 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 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Transferred upon consolidation May 8, 1863
to Co. D, 110th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Mustered out June 8, 1865 in Washington D. C.


Russell, Bob L.
Born : 5Dec1925
      in Illinois
Died : 19Aug1995
  Burial :
Unknown
  Bob L. Russell (5 Dec 1925 - 19 Aug 1995)
He was born on the farm south of Willisville,
the son of John E. Russell and Agnes (Arndt) Russell.
He served in the U.S. Army Infantry during WWII.
 
The above information furnished by Joel Russel

Russell, John A. R.
Born : 8Oct1919
      in Illinois
Died : 13Jan2011
  Burial :
Unknown
  John A. R. Russell (8 Oct 1919 - 13 Jan 2011)
He was born on the farm south of Willisville,
the son of John E. Russell and Agnes (Arndt) Russell.
He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during WWII.
 
The above information furnished by Joel Russel

Russell, Nelson E.
Born : 17Jul 923
      in Illinois
Died : 6Jul1988
  Burial :
Unknown
  Nelson E. Russell (17 Jul 1923 - 6 Jul 1988)
He was born on the farm south of Willisville,
the son of John E. Russell and Agnes (Arndt) Russell.
He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during WWII.
 
The above information furnished by Joel Russel

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