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

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  • Jacob Diller Ruth, (USA) (1841 - 1879)
    Civil War veteran. Company I, 7th Illinois Infantry J. DILLER, born June 14, 1841, in Springfield, was married in Petersburg, Illinois, to Anna Bacon. They had one child, Georgiana.The sad news has bee...
  • Joseph Benton Donley, US Congress (1838 - 1917)
    DONLEY, Joseph Benton, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Mount Morris, Greene County, Pa., on October 10, 1838; completed preparatory studies; was graduated from Waynesburg (Pa.) College in...
  • William Franklin Proctor, (USA) (1838 - 1910)
    Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Rank: Pvt. Co.: D Regt.: 47th Illinois Branch: Infantry Additional Service Co.: E Regt: 1st California Branch: Infantry 47th Illinois Volunteer ...
  • Brevet Brig. General John C. Black (USA) (1839 - 1915)
    John Charles Black (January 27, 1839 – August 17, 1915) was a Democratic U.S. Congressman and received the Medal of Honor for his actions during the American Civil War. Biography He was bo...
  • Pvt. Amos Harrison, (USA) (1833 - 1913)
    Pvt. Company B. 70th Illinois Infantry. Enlisted 5-30-1862 at Camp Butler, Illinois. Mustered out on 23 Oct 1862 at Camp Butler, Springfield, IL.

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