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Kentucky in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

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  • John Ramey "Shanks" Wheeler (1820 - 1896)
    John Ramey Wheeler was the son of James Harrison Wheeler. John is probably the person who built the Wheeler house which still stands just south of Blaine, Kentucky. It is likely that he built the house...
  • Pvt. John B. Borders, USA (1845 - 1938)
    JOHN BORDERS; Son of Lewis Borders & Eleanor Wheeler Enlisted on 2/29/1864 at Louisa, KY as a Private. On 3/14/1864 he mustered into "D" Co. KY 14th Infantry, US Army He was Mustered Out on 9/1...
  • Col. Samuel Mckee, (USA) (1832 - 1862)
    Civil War at Stone River and Battle of Shiloh near or around Murfeesboro, Tn.; Res. Keokuk, Lee, Ia. Centre College Alumni, Published 1890. Garrard Co, 1853 graduate. Garrarad Co, 1853 graduate. Samu...
  • Rev. Rhoderick Hylton "Rhode" Murray (1822 - 1898)
    Rev. Rhoderic Hylton "Rhode" Murray was in the Civil War Roll Co. D. 14th Ky. Volunteer Infantry. He enrolled 20 Oct 1861. He was discharged 31 Jan, 1865. This family lived on George Creek in Lawre...
  • Capt. Benjamin T. Underwood (1823 - 1901)
    CAPT. BENJAMIN T. UNDERWOOD, the youngest in a family of fourteen children born to John and Mary (Teague) Underwood, is a native of Shelby County, Ky., and was born November 2, 1823. His early life w...

This project is used to relate all units from Kentucky who served in the Union Army.

See Kentucky (CSA) for units that served in the Confederate Army.