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Walker, William J.
Born : About 1831
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  William J. Walker, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10½" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1861
Mustered in as a Corporal on September 18, 1861 in Cairo, IL.
Discharged on December 27, 1861, as disabled, in Cairo, Illinois.
      for gun shot wound in arm.


Wallace, Thomas J.
Born : About 1841
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Thomas J. Wallace, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Macomb County, Tennessee.

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.
Discharged on April 21, 1862 as disabled with hernia, at Ft. Donelson, Tennessee.


Walle, John
Died 24Mar1864
      in Missouri
  Burial :
Jefferson Barracks
National Cemetery
Section 7 Site 7914
St. Louis, Missouri
  John Walle, from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. H, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on December 21, 1863 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on January 20, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Transferred to Co. F, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Died on March 24, 1864, of a disease, at Benton Barracks, Missouri


Waller, Clifton L.
Born : About 1834
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Clifton L. Waller, a mechanic from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with dark hair, dark 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 in as a Private on January 20, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Mustered out on August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Ward, Daniel D.
Born : About 1818
      in Virginia
Died : 14Jun1864
      in Arkansas
  Burial :
Marietta National Cemetery
Section C Site 1774
Marietta, Georgia
  Daniel D. Ward, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Hampshire County, Virginia.

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.
Died on June 14, 1864, of a disease, in Brownsville, Arkansas


Ward, George W.
Born : About 1833
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  George W. Ward, a married farmer from 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. A, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 1, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Promoted on January 23, 1863 to Sergeant
Promoted on December 20, 1864 to Commisssary Sergeant
Transferred to Headquarters Company, 81st Illinois Infantry
Mustered out August 5, 1865 in Vicksburg, Mississippi.


Ward, Guy C.
Born : About 1831
      in New York
  Burial :
Unknown
  Guy C. Ward, widower, a mason from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 11" tall with brown hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Venia, Cayuga County, New York.

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 2nd Lieutenant on May 2, 1861 in Springfiel, IL.
Mustered out on August 1, 1861
Reenlisted on August 1, 1861
Promoted to Captain
Died on October 4, 1862 in Corinth, Mississppi
      at the Battle of Corinth, Mississppi


Waterhouse, George W.
Born : About 1840
      in Pennsylvania
  Burial :
Unknown
  George W. Waterhouse, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with brown hair, hazel eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Brown 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 on August 1, 1861
&
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on October 15, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
      residence listed as Baden, Beaver County, Pennsylvania
Mustered in as a Private on November 19, 1861 at Camp Butler, IL.


Watkins, John F.
Born : About 1830
  Burial :
Unknown
  John F. Watkins, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on April 20, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Corporal on May 2, 1861 in Springfield, IL.
Mustered out on August 1, 1861.


Watkins, Samuel
Born : About 1820
      in Illinois
Died : 15Feb1862
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Samuel Watkins, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8½" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Wayne 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 on February 15, 1862, in battle, at Fort Donelson, Tennessee


Watson, George W.
Born : About 1826
  Burial :
Unknown
  George W. Watson, from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.

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


Wayman, James A.   Burial :
Unknown
  James A. Wayman, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on January 14, 1863
Mustered in as a Private
Mustered out on May 29, 1865 in Springfield, IL.
      or on November 5, 1865 in Selma, Alabama.


Weaver, Henry F.
Born : About 1839
      in New York
  Burial :
Unknown
  Henry F. Weaver, an artist from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with black hair, black eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Charlotte, Chatague County, New York.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on July 25, 1861
Mustered in as a Private.


Weaver, J. H.
Born : About 1837
      in Germany
  Burial :
Lee Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  J. H. Weaver, a married farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 2½" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. D, 89th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 21, 1862 in Chicago, IL.
Mustered in as a Private
Transferred on April 22, 1864 to Veterans Reserve Corps


Weaver, Samuel W.
Born : About 1842
  Burial :
Unknown
  Samuel W. Weaver, 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 1st Sergeant, Commissary
Promoted to 2nd Lieutenant, but did not muster.
Mustered out on August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Weaver, William H.
Born : About 1839
      in Ohio
Died : 11Mar1862
      in Tennessee.
  Burial :
Unknown
  William H. Weaver, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 4" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Ross County, Ohio.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 34th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1861 in Jacksonville, Morgan Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 6, 1861 at Camp Butler, IL.
Died on March 11, 1862 in Nashville, Tennessee.


Webb, Jacob
Born : About 1834
      in Ohio
  Burial :
Unknown
  Jacob Webb, a from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a sandy complexion.
He was born in Newton, Ohio.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on October 15, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on November 19, 1861 at Camp Butler, IL.
Mustered out on November 17, 1864 in Memphis, Tennessee.


Weeks, Henry
Born : About 1840
      in Ohio
Died :5Oct1864
      in Georgia
  Burial :
Unknown
  Henry Weeks, a blacksmith from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 11" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on 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
Enlisted on August 1, 1861
Mustered in as a Private
Reenlisted on January 1, 1864 in Richland, Tennessee
Mustered in on January 13, 1864 in Pulaski, Tennessee.
Died on October 5, 1864, in battle, in Altoona, Georgia.


Weeks, Joseph A.
Born : About 1844
  Burial :
Unknown
  Joseph A. Weeks, a carpenter from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" 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 on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Musician on August 26,1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Promoted to Principal Musician
      with Headquaters Company, 81st Illinois Infantry
Retruned on January 31, 1864, as a Private, to Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Mustered out on August 5, 1865 in Vicksburg, Mississippi.


Weeks, Nathan S.
Born : About 1838
      in New York
Died : 15Feb1862
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Nathan S. Weeks, a married lawyer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Wyoming County, New York.

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


Weinhoffer, Delbert H.
Born : 5Jul1916
Died : 18Jun1983
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  World War II
United States Army
Private

Welch, William H.
Born : About 1846
  Burial :
Unknown
  William H. Welch, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.

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


Weldon, Gillespie B.
Born : About 1840
      in Pennsylvania
  Burial :
Unknown
  Gillespie B. Weldon, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Herrick, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.

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


Weldon, Mathew W.
Born : About 1846
      in Pennsylvania
  Burial :
Unknown
  Mathew W. Weldon, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8¾" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Bradford County, Pennsylvania.

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


Welgamood, George
Born : About 1838
      in Ohio
  Burial :
Unknown
  George Welgamood, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Urbana, Champaign County, Ohio.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on July 18, 1861
Mustered in as a Private
Mustered out on August 1, 1864
&
with Co. G, 144th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on September 5, 1864 in Alton, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 24, 1864 in Alton, IL.
Promoted to Sergeant
Mustered out on July 14, 1865 in Springfield, Illinois.


Wells, Ferdinand
Born : About 1835
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Ferdinand Wells, a married farmer from St. Johns, Perry County, IL.
stood 6' tall with brown hair, brown eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

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


Wells, John H.
Born : About 1842
      in Illinios
  Burial :
Unknown
  John H. Wells, a farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7¾" tall with fair 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, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 1, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Promoted on November 1, 1864 to Corporal.
Mustered out on August 5, 1865 in Vicksburg, Mississippi.


Wells, John H.
Born : About 1841
      in Illinios
  Burial :
Unknown
  John H. Wells, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

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


Wells, Leonard B.
Born : About 1827
      in Indiana
  Burial :
Unknown
  Leonard B. Wells, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' tall with sandy hair, dark eyes and a sandy complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Indiana.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 7, 1862
Mustered in as a Sergeant on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Promoted to 1st Sergeant
Promoted to 2nd Lieutenant
Mustered out on August 5, 1865 in Vicksburg, Mississippi.


Wells, Lewis
Born : _ _ _ _
      in North Carolina
  Burial :
McElvain Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Revolutionary War

Married (1) Betsy Bates
Married (2) Ann Helms


Welsh, John W..
Born : About 1831
      in England
  Burial :
Unknown
  John W. Welsh, a married miner from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with brown hair, hazel eyes and a light complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on July 15, 1862
Mustered in as a Private
Wounded on October 3, 1862 at the "Battle of Corinth"
      & sent to hospital and never heard from since.


Welch, William H.
Born : About 1838
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  William H. Welch, a plasterer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with light hair, hazel eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Belleville, St. Clair County, Illinois

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Sergeant on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Reenlisted on December 14, 1863 in Little Rock, AR.
Mustered in on December 21, 1863 in Little Rock, AR.
Transferred to Co. B, 18th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Deserted on October 5, 1865 in Little Rock, Arkansas.


Welty, John
Born : About 1826
      in Missouri
Died : 22Feb1863
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  John Welty, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 11 ½" tall with black 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.
Died on February 22, 1863 in Memphis, Tennessee


Wetmore, Stephen R.
Born : About 1828
  Burial :
Unknown
  Stephen R. Wetmore, 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 1st Lieutenant on May 2, 1861 in Springfield, IL.
Transferred on May 3, 1861 to Headquaters Company, 12th Illinois Infantry
Promoted on May 4, 1861 to Regimental QuarterMaster
Resigned on June 2, 1862.
&
Headquaters Company, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on July 9, 1864 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.
Mustered in as a Lieutenant Colonel on July 9, 1864 in Little Rock, AR.
Dismissed on December 31, 1864.


Whalen, Michael
Born : About 1830
      in Ireland
  Burial :
Unknown
  Michael Whalen, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. K, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 12, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Discharged on May 26, 1865, as disabled, in Memphis, Tennessee.


Wheatley, Burton W.
Born : About 1836
  Burial :
Unknown
  Burton W. Wheatley, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on April 24, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 2, 1861 in Springfield, IL.
Mustered out on August 1, 1861.


Wheatley, Isaac Lemuel
Born : About 1822
      in Virginia
  Burial :
Wheatley
Family Cemetery
Percy, Illinois.
  Isaac Lemuel Wheatley, a blacksmith from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' 2" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Brook County, Virginia.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. K, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on January 30, 1864 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on February 12, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Discharged on May 10, 1864, as disabled.


Wheatley, Mordeccai J.
Born : About 1841
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Mordeccai J. Wheatley, a married wagon maker from 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. A, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 28, 1861 in Anna, Union Co., IL.


Wheatley, Rudolph A.
Born : About 1845
      in Pennsylvania
  Burial :
Unknown
  Rudolph A. Wheatley, a farmer from DuQuoin Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with black hair, black eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Fayette County, Pennsylvania.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. K, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on December 21, 1863 in DuQuoin Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on February 12, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Promoted on March 1, 1865 to 1st Sergeant
Commissioned as 2nd Lieutenant, but did not muster.
and Promoted to 1st Lieutenant, but did not muster.
Mustered out on August 31, 1865 as Sergeant.


Wheeler, Levi
Born : About 1842
      in Ohio
Died : 15Feb1862
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Possibly
Date of Death
listed as
December 15, 1862

Nashville National Cemetery
South Madison, Tennessee
  Levi Wheeler, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 11½" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Zanesville, Ohio.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1861
Mustered in as a Private on September 18, 1861 in Cairo, IL.
Died on February 15, 1862, in battle, at Fort Donelson, Tennessee


Whitaker, James
Born : About 1839
      in Ohio
  Burial :
Unknown
  James Whitaker, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with black hair, dark eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Jefferson County, Ohio.

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


White, Price B.
Born : About 1839
      in Kentucky
  Burial :
Unknown
  Price B. White, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with brown hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Tompkinsville, Monroe County, Kentucky.

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
Reenlisted on January 1, 1864 in Richland, TN.
Mustered in on January 13, 1864 in Pulaski, TN.
Mustered out on July 10, 1865 in Louisville, Kentucky.


White, Timothy
Born : About 1839
      in Ohio
  Burial :
Unknown
  Timothy White, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 11" tall with auburn hair, gray eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. M, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on February 1, 1864 in Cairo, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on April 14, 1864 in Cairo, IL.
Mustered out on November 5, 1865 in Selma, Alabama.


Whitley, Samuel
Born : About 1845
      in Ireland
  Burial :
Unknown
  Samuel Whitley, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with brown hair, brown eyes and a light complexion.

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.


Whitsit, Charles W.
Born : About 1833
      in Ohio
  Burial :
Unknown
  Charles W. Whitsit, a carpenter from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7½" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a sandy complexion.
He was born in Milford, Claremont County, Ohio.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on September 17, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a 2nd Lieutenant on November, 19, 1861 at Camp Butler, IL.
Promoted on April 13, 1862 to 1st Lieutenant
Promoted on April 25, 1862 to Captain
Promoted on September 17, 1862 to Major
Transferred to Headquarters Company, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Reenlisted and mustered in on July 30, 1863 in Memphis, TN.
Discharged on December 9, 1864, when term expired.


Whitson, Harry H.
Born : 11Jul1921
Died : 10Jan1978
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  World War II
United States Army
Tec 5

Wildey, Erhart
Born : About 1842
Died : 10Dec1862
  Burial :
Unknown
  Erhart Wildey, from Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 80th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 25, 1862 in Centralia, IL.
Died on December 10, 1862, of a disease.


Wildey, Rodolph W.
Born : About 1836
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Rodolph W. Wildey, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with black hair, hazel eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Lively, St. Clair County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 1, 1861
Mustered in as a Private
Reenlisted on January 1, 1864 in Richland, TN.
Mustered in on January 13, 1864 in Pulaski, TN.
Mustered out on July 10, 1865 in Louisville, Kentucky.


Wildy, Henry
Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Henry Wildy, a saddler from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 3" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in St. Clair County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. K, 5th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on September 10, 1861 in Sparta, Randolph Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Saddler on November 21, 1861 at Camp Butler, IL.
Reenlisted on January 1, 1864 in Clear Creek, MS
Mustered in on January 25, 1864 in Hebron, MS.
Promoted on July 1, 1865 to 1st Sergeant
Mustered out on October 27, 1865 in Springfield, Illinois.


Wiley, Andrew
Born : About 1844
  Burial :
Unknown
  Andrew Wiley, from Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 80th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 25, 1862 in Centralia, IL.
Discharged on January 90, 1863, as disabled.


Wilkerson, Hiram Kirk
Born : About 1844
      in Ilinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Hiram Kirk Wilkerson, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Benton, Franklin County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. B, 110th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Mt. Vernon, Jefferson Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 11, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Transferred to Co. A, 110th Illinois Conslidated Infantry
Promoted to Corporal
Mustered out on June 8, 1865 in Washington D. C.


Wilkerson, Wiiliam Farmer
Born : About 1840
      in Ilinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Wiiliam Farmer Wilkerson, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 11" tall with black hair, hazel eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Benton, Franklin County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. B, 110th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Mt. Vernon, Jefferson Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 11, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Transferred to Co. A, 110th Illinois Conslidated Infantry
Mustered out on June 8, 1865 in Washington D. C.


Wilkes, Peter S.
Born : About 1841
      in Ilinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Peter S. Wilkes, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 11½" 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, 71st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on July 5, 1862 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on July 26, 1862 in Chicago, IL.
Mustered out on October 29, 1862


Wilkes, Richard M.
Born : About 1844
      in Ilinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Richard M. Wilkes, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' 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, 71st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on July 29, 1862
Mustered in as a Private
Mustered out on October 29, 1862


Wilkey, Renseller
Born : About 1836
      in Ireland
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Renseller Wilkey, a farmer from Perry Co., IL.
Residence also listed as Ashley, Washington Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with light hair, dark eyes and a fair 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.
Discharged as disabled
&
with Co. D, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on January 25, 1864 in Ashley, Washington Co., IL.
Mustred in as a Private on January 25, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Transferred on March 1, 1864 to Co. G, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Mustered out on August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Wilkey, Rufus W.
Born : About 1837
  Burial :
Unknown
  Rufus W. Wilkey, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.

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


Wilks, Richard
Born : About 1843
      in Ilinois
Died : 18Feb1865
      in Georgia
  Burial :
Andersonville National
Historical Site
Grave 12,671
Andersonville, Georgia
  Richard W. Wilks, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a brown complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on December 8, 1863 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on December 25, 1863 at Camp Yates, IL.
Transferred on July 17, 1864 to Co. E, 58th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Died February 18, 1865, of diarrhea, in Andersonville prison, Georgia.


Wilks, William
Born : About 1843
      in Ilinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  William J. Wilks, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with dark hair, gray eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Jackson County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Mustered in as a Private


Wilks, William J.
Born : About 1843
      in Ilinois
Died : 13May1862
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  William J. Wilks, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with black hair, black eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in DuQuoin, Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 63rd Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on February 14, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Musician on April 10, 1862 in Jonesboro, Union Co., IL.
Died on May 13, 1862, of a disease, in Cairo, Illinois


Williams, Alfred
Born : About 1830
  Burial :
Unknown
  Alfred Williams from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on April 22, 1861 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 2, 1861 in Springfield, IL.
Discharged June 27, 1861, as disabled, by Surgeon's Certificate.


Williams, Austin
Born : About 1846
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Austin Williams, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with light hair, hazel eyes and a light complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on February 21, 1864 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on Febraury 21, 1864 at Camp Yates, IL.
Transferred on July 17, 1865 to Co. B, 58th Illinois Infantry
Mustered out on April 1, 1866 in Montgomery, Alabama.


Williams, Christopher C.
Born : About 1843
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Christopher C. Williams, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 5" tall with black hair, black eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. D, 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.
Discharged on June 25, 1864 in St. Louis, Missouri.


Williams, Christopher C.
Born : About 1846
  Burial :
Unknown
  Christopher C. Williams, from Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 130th Illinois Rev. Infantry
Enlisted on March 28, 1864 in Springfield, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on March 28, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Mustered out on August 15, 1865 in New Orleans, Louisianna.


Williams, John
Born : About 1822
      in England
Died : 23Dec1864
  Burial :
Unknown
  John Williams, a miner from Perry County, IL
stood 5' 3" 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 August 11, 1862
Mustered in as a as a Private
Died December 23, 1864, (unknown cause of death)


Williams, John
Born : About 1841
Died : 24Sep1863
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  John Williams, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry County, IL.
stood 5' 9¼" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
Civil War
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry County, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Died on September 24, 1863 in Memphis, Tennessee


Williams, John
Born : About 1842
Died : 18Aug1864
      in Arkansas
  Burial :
Possibly
Date of Death
is listed as 3Aug1864

Marietta National Cemetery
Section C Site 1382
Marietta, Georgia
  John Williams, from DuQuoin, Perry County, IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. F, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on February 1, 1864 in DuQuoin , Perry County, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on February 20, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Died on August 18, 1864, of a disease, in Pine Bluff, Arkansas


Williams, John H.
Born : About 1837
      in Maryland
  Burial :
Unknown
  John H. Williams, a married farmer from Perry County, IL.
stood 5' 10" 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 County, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 11, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.


Williams, Ralph G.
Born : About 1844
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Ralph G. Williams, a farmer from Perry County, IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with red hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

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


Williams, Samuel G.
Born : About 1818
  Burial :
Unknown
  Samuel G. Williams,

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with the Missouri Volunteers
in Co. F, 10th Regiment of Infantry Volunteers
Enlisted on August 1, 1861 in Coulterville, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 10, 1861 in St. Louis, MO.
Dishcharged on October 18, 1862, as disabled, in Corinth, Mississippi.


Williams, Thomas E.
Born : About 1838
      in Illinois
Died : 15Feb1862
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Thomas E. Williams, a farmer from Perry County, IL.
stood 6' 3" tall with black hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

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


Williamson, James C.
Born : About 1839
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  James C. Williamson, a farmer from Perry County, IL.
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
Co. G, 110th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 13, 1862 in Perry County, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 11, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Transferrred to Co. D, 110th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Mustered out on June 8, 1865 in Washington D. C.


Williamson, Luther J.
Born : 7Aug1916
Died : 18Oct1998
  Burial :
Concord Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  World War II
United States Army
Tec 5

Williamson, Milledge H.
Born : 18Aug1934
Died : 11Feb1984
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Korean War
United States Army
Private

Williamson, Murrel G.
Born : 20Feb1930
Died : 21Dec1987
  Burial :
Concord Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Korean War
United States Army
Private First Class

Williamson, Ray J.
Born : 9Jun1919
Died : 12Jul1998
  Burial :
Concord Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  World War II
United States Army
Private First Class

Willis, Isham E.
Born : About 1821
      Kentucky
  Burial :
Unknown
  Isham E. Willis, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry County, IL.
stood 5' 11½" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Casey County, Kentucky.

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.
Promoted on May 1, 1862 to 2nd Lieutenant
Reenlisted
Mustered out on January 4, 1865


Willis, Josiah
Born : About 1824
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Josiah Willis, a blacksmith from Tamaroa, Perry County, IL.
stood 5' 19" tall with sandy hair, blue eyes and a light complexion.
He was born in Gainesborough, Jackson County, Tennessee.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. B, 110th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Mt. Vernon, Jefferson Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Sergeant on September 11, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Transferred to Co. A. 110th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Mustered out on June 8, 1865 in Washington D. C.


Willis, Lloyd H.
Born : 21Nov1907
Died : 14Nov1967
  Burial :
Cudgetown Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  World War II
1091st Engineer Utility Detachment
Tec 4

Wilmans, Caleb
Born : About 1836
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Caleb Wilmans, a printer from DuQuoin, Perry County, IL
stood 5' 6" tall with light hair, gray eyes and a light complexion
He was born in Fairfield, Wayne County, Illinois

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted August 1, 1862
Mustered in as a as a Private
Discharged October 19, 1862, no reason given


Wilmens, Charles L.
Born : About 1836
  Burial :
Unknown
  Charles L. Wilmens, from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on April 24, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 2, 1861 in Springfield, IL.
Mustered out on August 1, 1861.


Wilmore, Henry
Born : About 1840
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Henry Wilmore, a married farmer from Perry County, IL.
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
with Co. G, 110th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 13, 1862 in Perry County, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 11, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Transferred to Co. D, 110th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Mustered out on June 8, 1865 in Washington D. C.


Wilson, Andrew
Born : 24Aug1844
      in Illinois
Died : 20Nov1926
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Andrew Wilson, a farmer from Lost Prairie, Perry County, IL.
stood 5' 5" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with the 31st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on April 7, 1865 in Cairo, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on April 7, 1865 in Cairo, IL.


Wilson, Archibald
Born : About 1841
      in Florida
  Burial :
Unknown
  Archibald Wilson, a married farmer from DuQuoin, Perry County, IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with light hair, hazel eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. K, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 12, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Discharged on December 19, 1862, as disabled, in LaGrange, Tennessee.


Wilson, Clarence
Born : 25Oct1894
      in Illinois
Died : 29Dec1955
      in Indiana
  Burial :
Unknown
  Clarence Wilson, of Christopher, Franklin County, IL.
son of John Nelson & Lucy Jane (nee Hodge) Wilson
was born in Sunfield, Perry County, Illinois.

He registered for the WW I draft on June 5, 1917.
The record states that he was of :
medium height, a medium build, gray eyes and dark hair.
born in DuQuoin, Perry County, Illinois.
and worked as a coal miner for United Coal Co.
listing address as Christopher, IL.

1900 Census - Tamaroa, Perry County, IL.
Married Ferne Zerbe on September 5, 1920.
Died on December 29, 1955 in South Bend, Indiana.


Wilson, Carl A.
Born : 6Jan1894
Died : 8Jun1950
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  World War I
United States Army - 161st Infantry, 41st Division
Private

Wilson, Daniel M.
Born : About 1840
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Youngblood Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Daniel M. Wilson, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry County, IL.
stood 6' 1" tall with black 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. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on September 17, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry County, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on November 19, 1861 at Camp Butler, IL.
Reenlisted on March 10, 1864 in Germantown, TN.
Mustered in on March 30, 1864 in Memphis, TN.
Promoted to Sergeant
Mustered out on November 5, 1865 in Selma, Alabama.


Wilson, Douglas
Born : About 1835
  Burial :
Unknown
  Douglas Wilson, from DuQuoin, Perry County, IL.

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


Wilson, George
Born : About 1840
      in Missouri
Died : 31Jan1863
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  George Wilson, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with black hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. K, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 12, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Died on January 31, 1863 in LaGrange, Tennessee


Wilson, George R.
Born : About 1844
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  George R. Wilson, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9½" tall with light hair, hazel eyes and a fair complexion.

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


Wilson, Hiram G.
Born : About 1826
      in South Carolina
  Burial :
Unknown
  Hiram G. Wilson, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10¾" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.

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


Wilson, Hugh K.
Born : About 1829
Died : 8Oct1862
      in Kentucky
  Burial :
Unknown
  Hugh K. Wilson, from Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. F, 80th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 15, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 25, 1862 in Centralia, IL.
Died on October 8, 1862in battle, in Perryville, Kentucky


Wilson, Jackson J.
Born : About 1817
      in North Carolina
  Burial :
Unknown
  Jackson J. Wilson, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with gray hair, gray eyes and a light complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 12th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on March 8, 1862 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on March 8, 1862 in Washington D. C.

a Jackson J. Wilson, Deserted on May 10, 1862
           from Co. D, 12th Illinois Cavalry


Wilson, James
Born : About 1830
      in England
  Burial :
Unknown
  James Wilson, a married miner from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6½" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Northumberland, England.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 81th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 7, 1862
Mustered in as a Corporal on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Reduced to Ranks
Prisoner Of War, captured on June 11, 1864 near Guntown, Mississippi
      Not heard from since - supposed to be at Andersonville, Georgia.


Wilson, James J.
Born : About 1846
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  James J. Wilson, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 5" tall with gray hair, light eyes and a black complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on January 4, 1864 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on January 31, 1864 in Springfield, IL.
Transferred on January 28, 1865 to Invalid Corps


Wilson, John
Born : About 1842
  Burial :
Unknown
  John Wilson, from Perry Co., IL.

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


Wilson, John A.
Born : 8 Jan 1845
      in Missouri
 
Death Certificate states :
Born in Cutler, Perry Co., IL.

 
Died : 12 Nov 1935
      in E. St. Louis,
      St. Clair Co., IL.
  Burial :
15 Nov. 1935
Cutler Cemetery
Cutler, Perry Co., IL.
  John A. Wilson, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 4" tall with light hair, gray eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Discharged on December 17, 1863 in LaGrange, Tennessee.

Additional Data & Death Certificate courtesy of James Stumbaugh
Death Certificate data :
1. Place of Death : 411 No. 21st St., East St. Louis
      Length of Residence where death occurred: 2 yrs, 3 mos.
1a. Place of Residence : 411 No. 21st St., East St. Louis
2. Full Name : John A. Wislon
3. Male
4. White
5. Widowed
5a. Spouse : Mary Wilson
6. Date of Birth : Jan 8, 1845
7. Age : 90 years, 10 months, 4 days
8. Trade : Farming, self
9.
10. Last worked : Aug. 1915
11. Total time in Occupation : 50 years
12. Birthplace : Cutler, IL.
13. Father's Name : Andrew J. Wilson
14. Father's birthplace : unknown
15. Mother's Maiden Name : Mary Campbell
16. Mother's Birthplace : unknown
17. Informant : Charles D. Wilson, 411 N. 21st St., East St. Louis 18. Place of burial : Cutler, Perry Co., IL.
19. Date Nov. 15, 1935
20. Undertaker : Charles C. Dour, Pinckneyville, IL.
21. Date of Death : Nov. 12, 1935
22. Physician attended deceased from Nov. 4 1935 to Nov. 12, 1935
      Time of death : 11:15 PM
      Causes : Chronic myocarditis & Hypertension & Arterio-sclerosis
23. No operation performed
24. No autopsy
Signed : Leo L. Madden, 403a Collinsville Ave.
      Nov. 13, 1935
25. Filed : 11/13, 1935, A. P. Lauman BM
      E. St. Louis, IL.

Wilson, Samuel
Born : About 1822
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Samuel Wilson, a married farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 10" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Davidson County, Tennessee.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
Co. D, 110th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 13, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on September 11, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Transferred to Co. D, 110th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Mustered out on June 8, 1865 in Washington D. C.


Wilson, Samuel B.
Born : 24Oct1843
      in Illinois
Died : 2Feb1881
  Burial :
Galum Presbyterian Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Samuel B. Wilson, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' 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. D, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Enlisted on February 25, 1864 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on May 3, 1864 at Camp Butler, IL.
Promoted to Sergeant
Mustered out on August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Wilson, William
Born : About 1843
      in Missouri
  Burial :
Unknown
  William Wilson, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with brown hair, gray eyes and a light complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 12th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on February 2, 1862 in Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on February 28, 1862 in Springfield, IL.
Reenlisted


Wilson, William Gill
Born : 17Oct1841
      in Illinois
Died : 9Jan1905
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  William Gill Wilson, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. A, 31st Illinois Infantry Enlisted on August 15, 1861
Mustered in as a Private on September 18, 1861 in Cairo, IL.


Wilson, William R.   Burial :
Unknown
  William R. Wilson, from Perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 1st Missouri US Infantry State Militia
Mustered in as a Private


Winchester, Isaac
Born : About 1837
  Burial :
Unknown
  Isaac Winchester, 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 to State of Illinois - 1 shirt


Winchester, Jason
Born : About 1817
      in North Carolina
  Burial :
Unknown
  Jason Winchester, a married farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with black hair, black eyes and a dark complexion.

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 to State of Illinois - 1 shirt, 1 pair of socks, 1 pair of shoes.
&
with Co. H, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 12, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Corporal on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Reduced to Ranks, at his own request.
Mustered out on August 5, 1865 in Vicksburg, Mississippi.


Winters, Edmund H.
Born : About 1833
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Edmund H. Winters, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Robinson County, Tennessee.

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.
Discharged on April 21, 1862, as disabled due to wounds.


Winthrope, John S.
Born : About 1844
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  John S. Winthrope, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with dark hair, dark eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

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


Witcher, Gideon B.
Born : About 1845
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Unknown
  Gideon B. Witcher, a farmer from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 6' 3" tall with brown hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Jackson County, Tennessee.

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 on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.


Wohlgamood, J. F.
Born : About 1832
      in Virginia
Died : 11May1863
      in Mississippi
  Burial :
Unknown
  J. F. Wohlgamood, from DuQuoin, Perry County, IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. K, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 12, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Died on May 11, 1863 in Grand Gulf, Mississippi


Woods, Ezra
Born : About 1836
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Ezra Woods, a merchant from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with brown hair, black eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Edwards 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 1st Sergeant on June 1, 1864 in Centralia, IL.
Mustered out on October 22, 1864 in Springfield, Illinois.


Woodside, Abner J.
Born : About 1841
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  Abner J. Woodside, a farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 7" tall with dark hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Perry County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Discharged on February 28, 1863 in Memphis, Tennessee


Enlisted as a Recruit on February 25, 1864 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
with Co. D, 13th Illinois Consolidated Cavalry
Mustered in on March 26, 1864 in Springfield, IL.
Mustered out on August 31, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.

Woodside, Henry
Born : About 1818
      in Kentucky
Died : 26Jun1863
      in Tennessee
  Burial :
Memphis National Cemetery
Section B Site 154
Memphis, Tennessee
  Henry Woodside, a married farmer from Pinckneyville, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 4" tall with light hair, hazel eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 10, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Died June 26, 1863 in Memphis, Tennessee of wounds
      received at Vicksburg, Mississippi on May 22, 1863


Woodside, James M.
also listed in
military rosters as :

Wordside
  Burial :
Hopewell Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  James M. Woodside, from perry Co., IL.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with the Missouri Volunteers
in Co. F, 10th Regiment of Infantry Volunteers
Enlisted on August 1, 1861 in Coulterville, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on August 10, 1861 in St. Louis, MO.
Dishcharged on July 15, 1863, as disabled, in St. Louis, Missouri.


Woodside, Thomas P.
Born : About 1846
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
far southwestern corner

Civil War headstone
is inscribed
:
Thomas P Woodside
PVT
Co B
81 REGT ILL INF
  Thomas P. Woodside, a farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8½" tall with light hair, gray eyes and a fair complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. C, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted as a Recruit on March 24, 1865 in Cairo, IL.
Mustered in as a Private on March 24, 1865 in Cairo, IL.
Transferred on July 17, 1865 to 58th Illinois Infantry
Mustered out on March 23, 1866 in Montgomery, Alabama.

Cemetery location furnished by : Elizabeth Durako


Woodside, Wilbur W.
Born : 22Apr1924
Died : 27Sep1988
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  World War II
United States Navy

Woodward, Gilbert   Burial :
Unknown
  Gilbert Woodward, from Tamaroa, Perry Co., IL.

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


Woodward, Hiram
Born : About 1831
Died : 15Oct1916
  Burial :
Brunswick
Chariton County
Missouri

Information furnished by :
Randy Crain

  Hiram Woodward, from DuQuoin, Perry County, IL

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


Woolbridge, Isaac B.
Born : About 1837
  Burial :
Unknown
  Isaac B. Woolbridge, from DuQuoin, Perry County, IL

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on April 23, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry County, IL
Mustered in as a Private on May 2, 1861 in Springfield, IL
Mustered out August 1, 1861
           Due to State of Illinois - 1 shirt.


Woolridge, Boone
Born : About 1837
      in Kentucky
  Burial :
Unknown
  Boone Woolridge, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8¾" tall with dark hair, brown eyes and a fair complexion.
He was born in Hopkinsville, Todd County, Kentucky.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on September 17, 1861 in DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Private on November 19, 1861 at Camp Butler, IL.
Reenlisted on March 9, 1864 in Germantown, TN.
Mustered in on march 30, 1864 in Memphis, TN.
Mustered out on November 5, 1865 in Selma, Alabama.


Wooten, Josiah
Born : About 1838
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Josiah Wooten, a married farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with brown hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Jackson County, Illinois.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. K, 81st Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 12, 1862 in Perry Co., IL.
Mustered in as a Corporal on August 26, 1862 at Camp Anna, IL.
Mustered out on June 17, 1865 in Springfield, Illinois.
Paroled Prisoner Of War


Worthen, Edward W.
Born : 12Aug1922
Died : 30Oct1961
  Burial :
Concord Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  World War II
United States Army Air Force - 416th Bomber Squardron
Corporal

Worthen, Kenneth R.
Born : 29Sep1920
Died : 13Jan1972
  Burial :
Concord Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  World War II
United States Army
Corporal

Worthen, Thomas
Born : 16Dec1895
Died : 8Nov1957
  Burial :
Concord Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  World War I
United States Army - 168th Infantry
Private First Class

Wright, Alfred W.
Born : About 1841
      in Virginia
  Burial :
Unknown
  Alfred W. Wright, a farmer from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 6" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a dark complexion.
He was born in Sheppardsville, Jefferson County, Virginia.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. H, 18th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on June 17, 1861
Mustered in as a Private on June 30, 1861 in Birds Point, MO.
Transferred on April 28, 1862 to Co. E, 18th Illinois Infantry
Promoted to Sergeant
Reenlisted on December 29, 1863 in Little Rock, AR.
Mustered in on January 6, 1864 in Little Rock, AR.
Transferred to Co. B, 18th Illinois Consolidated Infantry
Promoted on April 20, 1865 to 1st Lieutenant
Reenlisted on May 3, 1865 in Little Rock, AR.
Mustered in on May 3, 1865 in Little Rock, AR.
Mustered out on December 16, 1865 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.


Wright, David
Born : About 1847
      in Kentucky
  Burial :
Unknown
  David Wright, a farmer from Lost Prairie, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 1" tall with light hair, gray eyes and a dark complexion.

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army,
with Co. I, 6th Illinois Cavalry
Enlisted on April 8, 1865 in Cairo, IL.
Mustered in as a Private oon April 13, 1865 in Cairo, IL.
Mustered out on November 5, 1865 in Selma, Alabama.


Wright, Nathaniel A.
Born : About 1842
      in Illinois
  Burial :
Unknown
  Nathaniel A. Wright, a farmer from Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 9" tall with dark hair, dark eyes and a light complexion.

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


Wright, John
Born : About 1820
     in Scotland
  Burial :
Unknown
  John Wright, a married miner, from DuQuoin, Perry County, IL
stood 5' 6' tall with light hair, blue eyes and a light complexion

Served during the Civil War with the Union Army
with Co. G, 12th Illinois Infantry
Enlisted on August 1, 1861
Mustered in as a Private
Mustered out August 1, 1864


Wright, William
Born : About 1833
     in Scotland
  Burial :
Unknown
  William Wright, a miner from DuQuoin, Perry Co., IL.
stood 5' 8" tall with light hair, blue eyes and a light complexion
He was born in Edinburg, Scotland

Served during the Civil War in the Union Army
Enlisted on June 17, 1861
Mustered in as a Private on June 30, 1861 in Birds Point, Missouri.
in Co. H, 30th Illinois Infantry & on April 28, 1862 transferred to
Co. E, 30th Illinois Infantry
Discharged May 18, 1863 in Jackson, Tennessee
     wounded in the left arm.


Wylie, Charles T.
Born : 19Sep11896
Died : 19Sep1960
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  World War I
United States Army - 1st Battalion, 160th Depot Brigade
Private

Wylie, John C.
Born : 20Jul1922
Died : 14Apr1985
  Burial :
Swanwick Bethel Cemetery
Perry County, Illinois
  World War II - Korean War - Viet Nam War
United States Air Force
Master Sergeant

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