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Luther Prentice Bradley (December 8, 1822 – March 13, 1910) was an American soldier who served as a Union general officer during the American Civil War. Early life Bradley was born in ...

6/30/2012 Today

Robert Hanneman Avery, (USA) MP (1840 - 1893)

"He enlisted in the 77th 111. reg't inf'y and served for three years of the civil war. For a time, he was a prisoner at Andersonville where he spent many otherwise idle hours drawing, in the sand of th...

3/12/2008 11/25/2016

George Clark served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He enlisted in Company B, Illinois 69th Infantry Regiment on 15 Jun 1862. He mustered out on 27 Sep 1862. Reference: Find A Gr...

11/21/2016 11/21/2016

Andrew McCornack MP (1844 - 1920)

Andrew received the Medal of Honor for "distinguished gallantry" in action at Vicksburg, Mississippi. According to the records on the 22 May 1863 he volunteered to be a member of a storming party. He r...

3/25/2010 11/21/2016

Sidney McCurdy served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He entered service on 1 Jan 1864 at Rossville, GA and mustered in on 6 Jan 1864 at Rossville, GA. He mustered out on 4 Jul 1865 at...

7/5/2012 11/6/2016

Pvt. Daniel Clark, (USA) (1846 - 1905)

Daniel Clark served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He enlisted in Company G, 30th Illinois Infantry on 8 Feb 1864 in Aledo, IL, and mustered in on 9 Apr 1864 at Camp Butler, IL. He mu...

11/6/2016 11/6/2016

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...

10/18/2016 10/18/2016

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...

10/4/2016 10/4/2016

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 ...

10/3/2016 10/3/2016

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...

5/15/2011 9/23/2016

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.

9/10/2016 9/11/2016

Pvt. Oliver Dodge, (USA) (1832 - 1907)

Oliver Dodge, a farmer, served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He enlisted in Company H, 151st Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment on 16 Feb 1865 at Quincy, Illinois. He mustered out ...

9/2/2016 9/2/2016

Charles Teal, a potter, served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He enlisted in Company K, Illinois 14th Infantry Regiment on 12 Jan 1864. Mustered out on 20 Jul 1864. Transferred to Com...

9/2/2016 9/2/2016

Pvt. Thomas Teal, (USA) (1824 - 1862)

Thomas Teal, a farmer, served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He enlisted in Company K, Illinois 14th Infantry Regiment on 25 May 1861. He was killed in action on the first of of the B...

9/2/2016 9/2/2016

Henry Comstock served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He entered service on 11 Aug 1862 and was mustered into Company I, 112th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment on 20 Sep 1862. He r...

9/2/2016 9/2/2016

Union Civil War Soldier. Born in Ohio, he was the son of Malachi and Sarah A.E. Richardson. He volunteered to serve in the Union Army during the Civil War and elisted with the 17th Illinois Infantry. H...

8/11/2016 8/15/2016

Edwin Wood served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He enlisted in Company A, Illinois 42nd Infantry Regiment on 13 Aug 1861. He died on 20 Jul 1862 at Big Springs, MS and is buried in C...

7/31/2008 8/4/2016

Marshall Hogle served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He enlisted in Company H, Illinois 44th Infantry Regiment on 13 Sep 1861.Mustered out on 01 Jun 1864. Transferred to the Veteran R...

5/8/2015 8/4/2016

Son of George Washington Black Hainline. Husband first of Rachel Ann Mackey, second of Virginia Sullivan, third of Sadie Carter.* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Jul 26 2016, 21:26:15 UTC

7/26/2016 7/26/2016

Died in the assult on the Redoubt at Vicksburg (before Grant resorted to the siege), one of the only combat casualties of Company "B" 118th Illinois Infantry on that campaign. Reference: Find A Gra...

7/25/2016 7/25/2016

Mr. Winner was the son of Mary S. Peterson Winner and Samuel Winner of Barry, Illinois, and was one of a family of nine children of whom only one Thomas winner of Virginia, Illinois remains living. Whe...

1/19/2016 7/24/2016

US Congressman. During the Civil War, he served in Company E, 12th Regiment, Illinois Volunteer Infantry and was brevetted a Major in 1865. After the war, he studied law, was admitted to the bar an...

8/8/2014 7/20/2016

Augustus Louis Chetlain (December 26, 1824 – March 15, 1914) was a United States Army soldier – the first man in Illinois to volunteer at the outbreak of the American Civil War. He serv...

7/17/2016 7/17/2016

Jesse Hale Moore (April 22, 1817 - July 11, 1883) was a U.S. Representative from Illinois. Born near Lebanon, St. Clair County, Illinois, Moore graduated from McKendree College, Lebanon, Illinois, in...

6/4/2011 7/16/2016

Joseph Watson enlisted in Company G, Illinois 28th Infantry Regiment on 08 Mar 1865. Promoted to Full 1st Sergeant.Mustered out on 08 Mar 1866. Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Jul 16 ...

7/15/2016 7/16/2016

Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Jul 14 2016, 22:18:24 UTC Aged 61 years 11 months 15 days Civil War: Company A 53rd Regiment Illinois Vol Infantry* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartC...

7/14/2016 7/15/2016

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Rank: Private &Corporal Co.: A Regt.: 108th Illinois Branch: Army Infantry Link : 108th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia ...

7/14/2016 7/14/2016

Civil War Veteran: Enlisted as a Corporal in Company G, Illinois 28th Infantry Regiment on 08 Mar 1865.Mustered out on 14 Aug 1865. He was a member of the Kansas Grand Army of the Republic, Garfield Po...

7/14/2016 7/14/2016

Pvt. Henry Rulon, (USA) (1845 - 1869)

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Enlisted: Jan. 24, 1864 Rank: Pvt Co.: I, 47th Illinois Infantry. Transfered to Co. C, 47th Illinois Infantry Consolidated. Regt: 47th Illinois Source...

7/13/2016 7/14/2016

William H. Hoblit, (USA) (1840 - 1913)

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Enlisted: 1861 (Served 4 years and 3 months) Rank: Pvt., Copl. and Sgt. Co.: H Regt.: 12th Illinois Branch: Army Infantry Note: Wounded several times ...

12/23/2014 7/11/2016

Aaron T. Currier, (USA) (1835 - 1912)

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Rank: Pvt. Co.: B Regt.: 19th illinois Branch: Army Infantry Link : History of the nineteenth On May 2, 1861 the Illinois State Legislature authoriz...

4/5/2015 7/11/2016

Enoch Hensel (1840 - 1900)

Co I 12th Ill. On 1911 roster of Civil War vets buried in Oak Hill Cemetery.Aged 60 years according to the Oak Hill Internment List.

7/11/2016 7/11/2016

Pvt. Abel Hensel, (USA) (1833 - 1902)

ABEL HENSELCo. I, 12th Illinois InfantryAbel Hensel was born, October 23rd, 1833 in Tuscarawas County, Ohio.On April 12th, 1861, Fort Sumter, in the harbor of Charleston, South Carolina, was bombarded ...

7/11/2016 7/11/2016

William Harrison Lamb (1839 - 1923)

"Harrison Lamb"

Co B 57th IL InfI have two birth dates for Harrison (8 Sep 1839 & 11 Dec 1839)* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Jul 10 2016, 23:54:12 UTC

7/10/2016 7/10/2016

Nelson Lamb, (USA) (1845 - 1912)

Co B 57th IL Infmd #1 - 26 Jul 1869 Bureau Co, IL to Nancy Jefferson Breedenmd #2 - 1907 to Mary Brown md #3 - 1910 to Minnie Schultz Baze* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Jul 10 2016, 2...

7/10/2016 7/10/2016

Bushrod Brush Howard, was a Captain in the Mexican war, and in the early days of the Civil War commanded Company I, Nineteenth Regiment, more than one hundred of which were hurled into eternity, victim...

7/10/2016 7/10/2016

William Wagner was commissioned an officer in Company S, Illinois 24th Infantry Regiment on 08 Jul 1861. Mustered out on 07 Nov 1863.

7/3/2016 7/3/2016

George Wiseman enlisted in Company C, 128th Illinois Infantry on September 26, 1862. He mustered in on November 4, 1862. Following 700 desertions the 128th Illinois infantry was disbanded on April 1, 1...

6/30/2016 6/30/2016

Edwin Hurd Conger (March 7, 1843 – May 18, 1907) was an American Civil War soldier, lawyer, banker, Iowa congressman, and United States diplomat. As the United States' minister to China during...

8/27/2011 6/26/2016

James Dalrymple enlisted in Company I, Illinois 65th Infantry Regiment on 15 May 1862. Mustered out on 13 Jul 1865.

3/18/2009 6/20/2016

Marcus Riley Abbott (1844 - 1912)

In 1846 his family moved to Ill. and he was educated at Belvedere, Ill. He served 4 years in the Civil War - was a corporal in Company G. 95th Ill. Volunteer Infantry and participated in the battles of...

1/19/2015 6/9/2016

William Finch Cady, M.D.: b. 26 Jun 1826 Keesville, NY; d. 24 Dec 1883 Lafayette, IN Transactions of the Indiana State Medical Society, 34 (Indianapolis, 1884), p. 224: “William Finch Cady, M....

5/28/2016 5/28/2016

Veteran of the Civil War and leading member of the legal profession. During the Civil War he served (between 1861-1865) as a 1st Lieutenant in the 9th Illinois Volunteer Cavalry. In 1867 he and his b...

1/19/2015 5/23/2016

John Taylor Lemay (1850 - 1926)

Son of William F. Lemay and Anna EssaryCame to Hamilton Co, in 1862. John was a blacksmith.Civil War Veteran Company H, 155th Illinois Voluneer Infanty. Married #1 Lucinda Catherine Morgan LeMay 20 Mar...

6/8/2013 5/6/2016

George Ocobock served in Company B, 140th Illinois Infantry in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He died of disease while in service.

5/1/2016 5/1/2016

William Wallace Wilshire, a Representative from Arkansas; born in Shawneetown, Gallatin County, Ill., on September 8, 1830; educated in the country schools; spent three years in California in gold mi...

4/30/2016 4/30/2016

1850 Census - At home in Buckheart, Fulton, Illinois1880 Census - A farmer in Lincoln, Placer, California1900 Census - Living at 15th Street in Sacramento, California1910 Census - Living at 15th Street...

4/17/2016 4/24/2016

Josiah Knisley Brenizer (1837 - 1912)

Civil War Veteran. Served with Company B, 46th Regiment Illinois Infantry. The 46th participated in the Battles of Shiloh & Vicksburg.

4/7/2016 4/12/2016

Timothy S. Cook (1837 - 1911)

Timothy came to Lafayette county with his parents and sister when he was on year old. He married Jeanette Riddle in 1863 and had 6 more children. In 1865 he enlisted in the Civil War, Co E 153rd Regime...

4/8/2014 4/12/2016

Pvt. Thomas H. Bradley (1842 - 1907)

Veteran of Civil War Affiliation: Union Mustered in: Aug. 26, 1861 State: Illinois Co.: H Reg.: 3rd Branch: Cavalry Mustered out: Sept. 5, 1864 Engagements: Battle of Pea Ridge ...

3/29/2014 4/6/2016

Henry Christopher McCook (July 3, 1837 – 1911) was an American Presbyterian clergyman, naturalist, and prolific author on religion, history, and nature. He was a member of the celebrated Fight...

6/1/2011 4/2/2016

Commissioned an officer in Company S, Illinois 33rd Infantry Regiment on 21 Nov 1862.Promoted to Full Asst Surgeon on 21 Nov 1862. Mustered out on 21 Nov 1862. Enlisted in Company K, New York 126th Inf...

3/28/2016 3/28/2016

M and T Pottery, Newport, Perry County Pa. A stoneware birdhouse made at the M. & T. Miller pottery, Newport, Pennsylvania, established the all-time record price for Pennsylvania stoneware when it sold...

3/26/2016 3/27/2016

Pvt Samuel Boyd Holler (1840 - 1894)

Private SAMUEL BOYD HOLLER, Co. G, 86th Illinois ILLINOIS CIVIL WAR DETAIL REPORT Name HOLLER, SAMUEL B Rank PVT Company G Unit 86 IL US INF Personal Characteristics Residence SARATOGA, MAR...

3/25/2016 3/25/2016

Henry Rudy (1835 - 1863)

Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Mar 20 2016, 22:36:44 UTC

2/26/2016 3/20/2016

Lucien H. Kerr (May 4, 1831 – October 31, 1873) was an American politician and soldier from Ohio. Coming with his family to Peoria County, Illinois, Kerr studied law but enlisted in the Union ...

3/18/2016 3/18/2016

William Schall enlisted in Company B, Illinois 11th Cavalry Regiment on 20 Dec 1861. Mustered out on 19 Dec 1864.

3/18/2016 3/18/2016

John Dunmire enlisted in Company B, Illinois 11th Cavalry Regiment on 20 Dec 1861. He died on 01 Mar 1864.

3/18/2016 3/18/2016

Pvt. Peter Moore (USA) (1829 - 1909)

Son of Amos Moore (his mother passed away prior to 1840) Another son: Taylor He served: Company E, 61st Illinois Infantry in the Union Army during the Civil War (5 Feb 1862-7 Feb 1865).

12/12/2015 3/17/2016

Pvt. Henry Lampe (USA) (1830 - 1885)

Henry Lampe enlisted in Company H, Illinois 43rd Infantry Regiment on 13 Feb 1865. Mustered out on 30 Nov 1865 at Little Rock, AR.

3/15/2016 3/15/2016

Portrait and Biographical Album of Fulton County, Illinois Biographical Pub. Co., Chicago, IL; 1890 Capt. John S. Smith. No one is more universally esteemed in Farmington than the old soldier whose...

3/15/2016 3/15/2016

Portrait & Biographical Album of Fulton County, 1890 "Lieut. George Washington Cone. It is a well-known fact that circumstances in life may make or mar the prospects of a man to a certain extent, but...

3/15/2016 3/15/2016

US Congressman. Elected to represent Nebraska's 6th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1899 to 1903. Also served as a Member of the Nebraska State Legislature, and S...

7/29/2008 3/12/2016

Edward Kimble Valentine (June 1, 1843 – April 11, 1916, age 72) was a Nebraska Republican politician. Biography Born in Keosauqua, Iowa, he attended common schools and learned to become a ...

4/22/2014 3/12/2016

Cpl. Giles Harvey (USA) (1838 - 1862)

Giles Harvey enlisted in Company H, Illinois 48th Infantry Regiment on 13 Sep 1861. Mustered out on 15 Oct 1861. He also served in Company H, 7th Regiment, Missouri State Militia Cavalry in the Union A...

10/11/2015 3/6/2016

John Banta enlisted in Company M, 12th Illinois Cavalry on 4 Jan 1864.

6/14/2015 3/3/2016

Joseph Walters enlisted in Company F, Illinois 103rd Infantry Regiment on 02 Oct 1862. Mustered out on 21 Jun 1865 at Nashville, TN.

2/26/2016 2/29/2016

George Woodhouse served in Company D, 146th Regiment, Illinois Infantry (1 year, 1864-65) in the Union Army during the American Civil War.

2/22/2016 2/22/2016

Alphus Miller served in Company E, 87th Regiment, Illinois Infantry in the Union Army during the American Civil War.

9/29/2007 2/20/2016

Pvt. Joseph Hicks (USA) (1823 - 1879)

US Civil War, USA, Pvt., Co. H., 28th Illinois Infantry notes From HISTORY OF HENDERSON CO, ILLINOIS 1882 p. 17: EARLY SETTLEMENTS In 1838 Messrs, Robinson & Hopper built the first flour mill o...

2/7/2016 2/9/2016

Wilson Henderson served in Company A, 98th Regiment, Illinois Infantry.

2/7/2016 2/7/2016

Pvt. Isaac Logan (USA) (1842 - 1925)

Isaac Logan enlisted in Company F, Illinois 98th Infantry Regiment on 03 Sep 1862. Mustered out on 27 Jun 1865 at Edgefield, TN.

7/22/2009 2/7/2016

Cpl. David Logan (USA) (1840 - 1926)

David Logan served in Company F, 98th Regiment, Illinois Infantry.

7/22/2009 2/7/2016

Thomas Logan served in Company A, 98th Regiment, Illinois Infantry.

7/22/2009 2/7/2016

Joseph Henderson served in Company H, 98th Regiment, Illinois Infantry.

2/7/2016 2/7/2016

Calvin Henderson served in Company A, 98th Regiment, Illinois Infantry. On 25 Apr 1864, he was captured by Confederate forces and sent to Andersonville Prison.

2/7/2016 2/7/2016

Served in the Civil War as Corporal in Company H, 112th Illinois Voluneers from 8/15/1862 to 11/10/1862.

2/14/2012 2/4/2016

Hiram Mundy (USA) (1839 - 1922)

Hiram Mundy served in Company D, 120th Regiment, Illinois Infantry in the Union Army during the Civil War.

2/3/2016 2/3/2016

Henry Nausley enrolled August 11, 1862 in Murphysboro, IL for a three-year term as a private in Co. K, 73rd Reg. Illinois Vol. Infantry under the command of Captain James A. Rice. Engaged in conflict...

2/3/2016 2/3/2016

Pvt. Louis Deets (USA) (1836 - 1882)

"Lewis Deets"

Lewis Deets was a soldier of the Civil War. In 1861 he left the plow and went to the defense of the Union, encouraging by his brave wife. He enlisted at Polo IL in Company H, of the Fifty-fifth Illinoi...

1/31/2016 1/31/2016

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Mustered in: Aug.13, 1862 Co.: I Regt.: 12th Illinois Mustered out: June 28th, 1865 Excerpt taken from; PAST AND PRESENT OF BUREAU COUNTY ILLINOIS; By G...

5/12/2014 1/28/2016

Reuben Prentice served in Company M, 8th Regiment, Illinois Cavalry.

1/24/2016 1/24/2016

Capt. Robert Hale (USA) (1833 - 1864)

Robert Hale enlisted in Company B, Illinois 12th Infantry Regiment on 15 Sep 1861. Mustered out on 28 Apr 1862. He then served in Company I, 75th Regiment, Illinois Infantry and was killed in battle on...

12/3/2008 1/23/2016

Joab Hale served in Company B, 12th Regiment, Illinois Infantry. He was killed during the Battle of Battle of Fort Donelson.

12/3/2008 1/23/2016

Jesse Hale enlisted in Company B, Illinois 12th Infantry Regiment on 15 Sep 1861. He died on Oct 3 1862 and is buried in Corinth National Cemetery.

12/3/2008 1/23/2016

John Alexander Logan (February 9, 1826 – December 26, 1886) was an American soldier and political leader. He served in the Mexican-American War and was a General in the Union Army in the Ameri...

6/1/2011 1/18/2016

Corp. Theodore Josiah Dutcher (USA) (1826 - 1913)

"Theo Dutcher"

Son of John Benjamin (1794 NY-1845 NY) and Polly Ellen Reese (1796 NY-1842 NY) Dutcher From the St. Paul (Nebraska) Press, January 1, 1897, page 1, a series of articles about area residents entitled ...

9/26/2012 1/18/2016

Amasa Franklin Chandler MP (1844 - 1890)

Civil War Veteren Affiliation: Union Enlisted: 1864 Rank: Pvt. Co.: B Regt.:146th,Illinois Discharged: July, 1865 Amasa Franklin, b. 24 Jan., 1844; enlisted 1864 in Co. B, 146th Regt. Ill...

1/18/2016 1/18/2016

Silas Munson Phelps (1840 - 1945)

Civil War Veteren Affiliation: Union Rank: Pvt./ Corp. Co.: G Regt.: 45th Illinois Branch: Infantry Engagements : Battle of Vicksburg May 18, 1863 Battle of Shiloh April 06, 1862 Ba...

5/25/2008 1/18/2016

Civil War Veteren Affiliation: Union Mustered in : 1864 Rank: Private Co.: B Regt,:146th Illinois Branch: Infantry (Provost Duty) Discharged: 1865, Due to Disability William Sylvester, ...

1/18/2016 1/18/2016

Smith Quackenbush (c.1835 - d.)

Smith Quackenbush served in Company B, 116th Illinois Infantry.

1/17/2016 1/17/2016

Abijah Abbott enlisted in Company I, Illinois 147th Infantry Regiment on 06 Feb 1865.Mustered out on 20 Jan 1866 at Savannah, GA.

1/4/2013 1/14/2016

James Anderson served in Company K, 113th Regiment, Illinois Infantry in the Union Army during the Civil War.

1/7/2016 1/7/2016

Rev. Nathan Shumate (USA) (c.1821 - 1895)

Nathan Shumate served as Chaplain in Companies F and S, 59th Regiment, Illinois Infantry in the Union Army during the Civil War.

12/28/2015 12/28/2015

Isaac Brazelton served in Company D, 35th Illinois Infantry Regiment in the Union Army during the Civil War. He enlisted on on 28 Aug 1861 and mustered out on 10 Jan 1863.

12/27/2015 12/27/2015

Capt. Hiram Yoho (USA) (1836 - 1924)

Hiram Yoho served in Company E, 35th Illinois Infantry Regiment in the union Army during the Civil War. He enlisted on 1 Sep 1861 and mustered out on 2 Jan 1865. He fought alongside his brother James i...

12/27/2015 12/27/2015

Pvt. James H. Yoho (USA) (1843 - 1862)

James Yoho served in Company C, 73rd Illinois Infantry regiment in the Union Army during the Civil War. He enlisted on Jul 17,1862 and served until his death on Dec 31, 1863. He fought in the Battle of...

12/21/2015 12/27/2015

William Wirt Calkins (1842 - 1914)

William Calkins was a 19th century botanist, mycologist and a conchologist while also being a business owner and practicing law. He collected fungi, lichens and sea shells. Calkins served in the ...

8/4/2008 12/15/2015

Sgt. Theodore Hyatt, Medal of Honor (1830 - 1900)

"George", "Theodore"

Citation Gallantry in the charge of the "volunteer storming party." George Theodore Hyatt (1830 – 1900) was a Union Army soldier during the American Civil War. He received the Medal of H...

12/13/2012 12/14/2015

Pvt. Asbury Abbott (USA) (1843 - 1924)

Asbury Abbott served as a Private in Company G, 44th Illinois Infantry Regiment during the American Civil War. Sources -

12/2/2015 12/2/2015