Company "I" 59th Illinois Infantry
Name Rank Residence Date of
Muster
Remarks
ADAMS, Charles F. Captain Bunker Hill ------ Died Oct 16, 1862; wounds
ADAMS, Charles F. 1st Lt. Bunker Hill Aug 20, 1861 Promoted
ADAMS, John B. Veteran Belleville Jan 12, 1864 Tr. to V.R.C., Jan 16, 1865
ADAMS, John B. Recruit ------ ------ Re-enlisted as Veteran
ADAMS, John Rec. trans. from 89th Ill. Inf. Chicago Nov 28, 1863 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
ANDERSON, Mathias Rec. trans. from 89th Ill. Inf. Knoxville Nov 19, 1863 M.O. Dec 8, 1865 Pris. war
AUSTIN, Curtis Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Aug 29, 1861 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
AYRES, Alfred D&S Recruit Mineral Spring Oct 8, 1864 Sub. M.O. Oct 16, 1865
BAILEY, George W. Corpl Woodburn Aug 20, 1861 Reduced Trans. to Miss. M. Brig. Feb 11, 1863
BAMBERG, William Rec. trans. from 89th Ill. Inf. Chicago Nov 27, 1863 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
BARTLETT, Edward W. Recruit Staunton Aug 16, 1861 Trans. to Miss Marine Brigade Feb 11, 1863
BEACH, James A. Captain Bunker Hill ------ Resigned Jan 7, 1863
BEACH, James A. 1st Lt. Bunker Hill Aug 20, 1861 Promoted [Oct 16, 1862]
BEACH, James A. 2nd Lt. Bunker Hill Aug 20, 1861 Promoted [Sep 29, 1862]
BEACH, Robert B. Rec. trans. from Co. K, 7th Ill. Inf. Woodburn Aug 10, 1861 Disch. Dec 27, 1861; Disabil.
BEILLER, Franklin Recruit Glasgow City Mar 19, 1864 Killed near Dallas Ga. May 29, 1864
BIRD, Martin L. Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Dec 14, 1863 M.O. Dec 8, 1865 as Corp'l
BLAKE, Alfred B. 1st Serg. Woodburn Aug 20, 1861 Corp'l Died Mar 12, 1862: wounds
BOOTH, Henry W. Recruit Kawanee Feb 8, 1864 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
BOWMAN, Samuel Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Sep 26, 1862 Mustered out Jun 14, 1865
BROTHERS, Henry D&S Recruit ------ Oct 7, 1864 Sub. M.O. Oct 16, 1865
BROWN, James M. Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Mar 25, 1864 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
CAMERON, Levi Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Sep 12, 1862 Mustered out Jun 14, 1865
CAVANAH, George W. Recruit Glasgow City Mar 19, 1864 M.O. Dec 8, 1865 as Sgt.
CHEESEMAN, William C. Rec. trans. from 89th Ill. Inf. Knoxville Nov 5, 1863 Deserted July 3, 1865
CLARK, Abner J. D&S Recruit Palestine Oct 10, 1864 Sub. M. O. Oct 16, 1865
CLEAVER, William Veteran St. Clair Co. Jan 12, 1864 Serg't Absent sick at M.O. of Regiment
CLEAVER, William Sergeant Bunker hill Aug 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
CLINE, William H. Recruit Woodburn Aug 16, 1861 Died Mar 11, 1862; wounds
COOK, James D&S Recruit Whiteball Oct 11, 1864 Sub. M. O. Jun 6, 1865; wounded
COOPER, William C. Rec. trans. from 89th Ill. Inf. Chicago Aug 13, 1863 Mustered out Jun 10, 1865
CRAIG, Label B. Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Mar 9, 1863 Deserted Jun 19, 1865
CRAMMER, Henry Recruit St. Louis Co. Aug 16, 1861 Died Mar 10, 1862; wounds
CURTIS, James D&S Recruit Akron Oct 7, 1864 Sub. M.O. Jun 14, 1865
DAVIS, Boley D&S Recruit L.B.Creek Oct 6, 1864 Sub. M.O. Oct 16, 1865
DELANEY, John Recruit Alton Aug 16, 1861 Trans to Miss. Marine Brigade Feb 11, 1863
DIXON, Perry D&S Recruit Ripley Oct 8, 1864 Mustered out Jun 10, 1865
DONHAM, Jacob Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ 27, 1864 Deserted July 13, 1865
DONNAN, James P. Corporal Woodburn Aug 20, 1861 Reduced Trans. to Miss. M. Brig. Feb 11, 1863
DOOLITTLE, Charles C. Captain Galesburg Jan 25, 1865 Detached
DOOLITTLE, Charles C. 1st Lt. Galesburg ------ Promoted [Nov 22, 1864]
DOOLITTLE, Charles C. 2nd Lt. Galesburg ------ Promoted [Oct 16, 1862]
DOOLITTLE, Charles C. Recruit ------ Aug 16, 1961 Promoted to Q.M. Sgt.
DUCKETT, James Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Sep 26, 1962 Mustered out Jun 14, 1865
DUFFEE, John Sergeant Litchfield Aug 20, 1861 Private. Killed at Chaplin Hills Oct 8, 1862
DUKES, Stephan Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Jun 18, 1864 Dishon. Disch. to date Dec 8, 1865
ELLETT, Alfred W. Captain Bunker Hill Aug 20, 1861 Pro. Brig. Gen. May 22, 1862
ELLETT, Edward Rec. trans. from Co. K, 7th Ill. Inf. Bunker Hill Aug 10, 1861 Trans. to Miss Marine Brigade Feb 11, 1863
FEGAN, James Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Dec 18, 1863 Abs't sick at M.O. of Reg.
FERDON, Richard R. Sergeant Woodburn Aug 20, 1861 Reduced Trans to Miss. M. Brig. Feb 11, 1863
FERDON, Henry C. Musician Woodburn Aug 20, 1861 Disch. Mar 21, 1863; wounds
FISHERMAN, Samuel Corporal Woodburn Aug 20, 1861 M.O. Aug 24, 1864 as Private
FOSTER, Andrew J. Recruit Litchfield Aug 16, 1861 Disch. Nov 11, 1861; Disabil
FOSTER, John D. Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Nov 20, 1863 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
FREEMAN, Albert D&S Recruit Harris Oct 5, 1864 Mustered out Oct 16, 1865
GARVEY, James L. Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Mar 25, 1864 M.O. Dec 8, 1865 as Corp'l
GILBREATH, Nathaniel Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Mar 29, 1864 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
GLENN, Lyman K. D&S Recruit ------ Oct 13, 1864 Mustered out Oct 16, 1865
GRIFFITH, Atkinson Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Mar 28, 1861 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
GRIFFITH, Shelby Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Aug 28, 1861 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
GRUMMEL, Samuel Under Cook of A.D. ------ Oct 12, 1863 Deserted Jun 16, 1865
HALL, William W. D&S Recruit ------ Oct 7, 1864 Mustered out Oct 16, 1865
HAMILTON, Gilbert C. Sergeant Woodburn Aug 20, 1861 Reduced Trans to Miss. M. Brig. Feb 11, 1863
HAMPE, Henry F. Private Fosterburg Aug 20, 1861 Disch. Jun 8, 1864 as Sgt.; Disabilty
HANLON, John T. Corporal Macoupon Co. Aug 20, 1861 Disch. Jun 2, 1862; Disabil.
HENDRIX, William W. Recruit Glasgow City Mar 19, 1864 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
HENER, John B. Recruit Fosterburg Aug 16, 1861 Killed at Chaplin Hills, Ky. Oct 8, 1862
HENSON, Leander D&S Recruit Easto Oct 5, 1864 Mustered out Oct 16, 1865
HILL, Lorenze M/ Recruit Woodburn Aug 16, 1861 Trans. to Miss. Marine Brigade, Feb 11, 1863
HOLDEN, John D. Rec. trans. from 89th Ill. Inf. Chicago Aug 19, 1863 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
HOLLAM, John Corporal Woodburn Aug 20, 1861 Reduced Trans. to Miss. M. Brig. Feb 11, 1863
HOLLAND, John V. Recruit Macoupin Co. Aug 16, 1861 Prom. Com. Sgt. Apr 1, 1862
HOLSTA, Frederick Corporal Fosterburg Aug 20, 1861 Killed at Chaplin Hills, Ky. Oct 8, 1862
HOOKER, Robert R. Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Mar 25, 1864 Ad't sick at M.O. of Regt.
HOOP, George W. D&S Recruit ------ Oct 11, 1864 Sub. M.O. Oct 16, 1865
HOOP, George D&S Recruit Hunter Sep 28, 1864 Mustered out Jun 14, 1865
HUDDLESTON, Albert G. Recruit Staunton Aug 16, 1861 Trans. To Miss. Brigade, Feb 11, 1863
HUDSON, John L. D&S Recruit Livingston Oct 7, 1864 Sub. Died Feb 1, 1865: wounds
HULSENBECK, Adolph Corporal Staunton Aug 20, 1861 Disch. Oct 18, 1862;Disabil.
INGHAM, Charles C. Recruit Madison Co. Aug 16, 1861 Deserted Sep 26, 1863
ISAACS, Charles C. Private Macoupin Co. Aug 20, 1861 Trans. to Miss. Marine Bridge Feb 11, 1863
ISENBURG, Frederick D&S Recruit ------ Dec 26, 1864 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
JENNINGS, Noah Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Mar 28, 1861 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
JOHNSON, Wallace Rec. trans. from 89th Ill. Inf. Long Point Nov 8, 1863 Missing in action Aug 3, 1864; not heard from since
JONES, Richard Recruit Alton Sep 1, 1861 Deserted Sep 18, 1862
KORHAMMER, David T. 1st Lt. ------ Jan 24, 1865 Promoted Adjutant
KORHAMMER, David T. 2nd Lt. ------ Apr 7, 1963 Promoted [Nov 22, 1864]
KREWSON, Joshua Rec. trans. from 89th Ill. Inf. Woodhull Nov 20, 1863 Wounded and in Hospital at M.O. of Reg.
LEHMAN, Henry L. 1st Lt. ------ Not Mus'r'td M.O. Dec 8, 1865 as 2nd Leiut.
LEHMAN, Henry L. 2nd Lt. ------ Mar 2, 1865 Promoted [Dec 8, 1865]
LINDERBLOOD, Nelson D&S Recruit Ohio Oct 7, 1864 Sub. M.O. Jun 26, 1865
LOCK, James F. Recruit Macoupin Co. Aug 16, 1861 1st Sgt. Disch. Nov 21, 1862; disablity
LOCK, John L. Veteran St. Clair Co. Jan 12, 1864 Died Jan 31, 1865; wounds
LOCK, John L. Recruit Litchfield Aug 16, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
LOCKHART, William Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Sep 26, 1862 Mustered out Jun 14, 1865
LUBA, Jacob Private Jerseyville Aug 20, 1861 Mustered out Sep 17, 1864
MACUMBER, Alonzo Recruit Jerseyville Sep 4, 1861 Corp'l Trans. to Invalid Corps. Oct 16, 1863
MALUGIN, Fransic E. Rec. trans. from 89th Ill. Inf. Amboy Aug 11, 1863 Tr. to V.R.C. Feb 8, 1865
MARSHALL, Alex M. Recruit Macoupin Co. Aug 16, 1861 Died St Louis Nov 2, 1862
McCANN, Thomas Recruit Philadelphia Aug 23, 1861 Deserted Jun 23, 1863
McCOY, William Recruit Macoupin Co. Aug 16, 1861 Corp'l Killed at Chaplin Hills Oct 8, 1862
McHENRY, Daniel L. D&S Recruit Easton Oct 4, 1864 Sub. M.O. Oct 16, 1865
McNEALY, Samuel Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Mar 29, 1864 M.O. Dec 8, 1865 as Corp'l
McNEILL, Thomas D&S Recruit ------ Dec 28, 1964 Died at Victoria Tx. Oct 15, 1865
McREYNOLDS, John D. D&S Recruit McCord Oct 7, 1864 Died at Cahawba Ala. Mar 11, 1865
MILLER, Hamilton D&S Recruit Long Creek Oct 6, 1864 Mustered out Jun 14, 1865
MILLER, Jonathan Private Macoupin Co. Aug 20, 1861 Disch. July 10, 1862 as Sgt. Disability
MINES, Henry D&S Recruit Easton Oct 4, 1864 Sub. M.O. Oct 16, 1865
MITCHELL, Elijah B. Private Gillespie Aug 20, 1861 Died St. Louis Aug 9, 1862
MITCHELL, James A. Recruit Staunton Sep 20, 1861 M.O. Sep 28, 1864 as Corp'l
MITCHELL, Edward Rec. trans from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Sep 26, 1862 Mustered out Jun 14, 1865
MOFLEY, Albert Recruit Fosterburg Aug 16, 1861 Died St. Louis Jan 12, 1862
MOORE, Alexander D&S Recruit ------ Sep 27, 1864 Died St. Louis Jun 7, 1865
MOREY, Albert F. Rec. trans. from 89th Ill. Inf. Knoxville Nov 7, 1863 Corp'l Disch. Oct 8, 1865
MOSE, Daniel Rec. trans from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Sep 26, 1862 Mustered out Jun 14, 1865
MURRAY, John M. Rec. trans. from 89th Ill. Inf. Aurora Dec 21, 1863 Deserted Jun 19, 1865
MYERS, William D&S Recruit ------ Oct 4, 1864 Mustered out Oct 16, 1865
NEICE, William Rec. trans from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Mar 29, 1864 M.O. Dec 8, 1865 as Corp'l
NEWIONS, Henry P. Musician Fosterburg Aug 20, 1861 Mustered out Sep 17, 1864
NEWIONS, Henry Private Fosterburg Aug 20, 1861 Mustered out Sep 17, 1864
NEWLIN, John L. D&S Recruit L. Creek Sep 27, 1864 Mustered out Jun 14, 1865
O'NEIL, Joseph Veteran St. Clair Co. Jan 12, 1864 M.O. Dec 8, 1865 as Sgt.
O'NEILL, Joseph Recruit ------ ------ Re-enlisted as Veteran
PARKER, George D&S Recruit ------ Oct 6, 1864 Sub. Died at Louisville, Jan 22, 1865
PAUL, William H. Recruit Fosterburg Aug 25, 1861 Mustered out Sep 17, 1864
PENCE, John D&S Recruit Boston Sep 27, 1864 Sub. M.O. Jun 11, 1865
PERRY, Alonzo Veteran Delhi Jan 12, 1864 Seg't Deserted Mar 16, 1864
PERRY, Alonzo Recruit Britton ------ Re-enlisted as Veteran
PETTIGREW, Jasper Rec. trans. from 89th Ill. Inf. Amber Jan 5, 1864 Wounded & in hospital at M.O. of Reg.
PHILLIPS, Jacob Rec. trans from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Aug 3, 1861 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
PITTS, George D&S Recruit Wheatland Sep 27, 1864 Died Nashville Mar 24, 1865
POWELL, John W. D&S Recruit ------ Oct 10, 1864 Mustered out Oct 16, 1865
PRESHER, Palmer Rec. trans. from 89th Ill. Inf. Aurora Dec 2, 1863 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
REYNOLDS, William Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Mar 29, 1864 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
RINKER, Wallace E. Rec. trans from 89th Ill. Inf. Willow Grove Jan 8, 1864 Discharged Jun 18, 1865
ROBERTS, Elias Private Bunker Hill Aug 20, 1861 Deserted Sep 18, 1862
ROBERTS, Duncan J. Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Sep 26, 1862 Mustered out Jun 14, 1865
ROBERTSON, William Private Bunker Hill Aug 20, 1861 Trans. to Miss. Marine Brigade, Feb 11, 1863
ROUSE, George W. D&S Recruit Mt. Zion Sep 27, 1864 Sub. M.O. May 18, 1865
SAVAGE, Richard D&S Recruit Morton Oct 6, 1864 Sub. M.O. Oct 16, 1865
SAWYER, John P. Recruit Macoupin Co. Aug 16, 1861 Trans to Miss. Marine Brigade, Feb 11, 1863
SIKES, James H. Private Macoupin Co. Aug 20, 1861 Disch. May 12, 1862 Disabil.
SLATER, Lewis A. Recruit Glasgow City Mar 19, 1864 Died Rome Ga., July 15, 1864
SMITH, Reuben W. Corporal Woodburn Aug 20, 1861 Disch. Jun 27, 1862 as Sgt.;Disability
SMITH, James L. Private Woodburn Aug 20, 1861 Killed at Chaplin Hills, Ky. Aug 1862
SNELLENBERGER, John D&S Recruit Allen Dec 29, 1864 Deserted Feb 7, 1965
SNOW, Enoch D&S Recruit ------ Oct 7, 1864 Sub. M.O. Dec 8, 1865
STECKEL, David H. D&S Recruit Wheatland Sep 27, 1864 Mustered out May 18, 1865
STIFFEN, Otto D&S Recruit ------ Dec 8, 1864 Mustered out Dec 8, 1985
STOCKWELL, Thomas M. Private Bunker Hill Aug 20, 1861 Mustered out 12 1864
STREWER, George Rec. trans from 89th Ill. Inf. Eigin Oct 29, 1863 Deserted Jun 19, 1865
STROPES, James Rec. trans from 89th Ill. Inf. Knoxville Nov 2, 1863 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
SWARTZ, Herman Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Apr 17, 1862 Mustered out Apr 17, 1865
TAFT, Tobias N. Recruit Macoupin Co. Sep 4, 1861 Trans to Marine Brigade, Feb 11, 1863
TAGGART, Laman F. Recruit ------ ------ Deserted Mar 26,1864 before muster in
TATE, Jesse Recruit Glasgow City Mar 19, 1864 Discharged July 13, 1865
TAYLOR, George Rec. trans from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Mar 29, 1864 M.O. Dec 8, 1865 as Corp'l
THOMPINKS, Arthur W. Rec. trans. from 89th Ill. Inf. Chicago Jan 23, 1863 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
THOMPSON, James D&S Recruit Bloomfield Oct 3, 1864 Sub. M.O. Nov 17, 1865 as Corp'l
THOMPSON, Peter D&S Recruit Mineral Spring Oct 5, 1864 Mustered out Sep 30, 1865
TIEMAN, William Veteran Chicago Jan 12, 1864 M.O. Dec 8, 1865 as 1st Sgt.
TIEMAN, William Private Woodburn Aug 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
TOWNER, Benjamin F. Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Dec 29, 1863 M.O. Dec 8, 1865 as Serg.
TUCKER, James Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Mar 25, 1864 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
TULLER, Isaac Recruit Jerseyville Sep 1, 1861 Trans. to Miss Marine Brigade, Feb 11, 1863
TURNER, John B. Rec. trans. from 89th Ill. Inf. Chicago Aug 21, 1863 Deserted July 11, 1865
VAN HORN, William J. Rec. trans. from 89th Ill. Inf. LaSalle Co. Sep 9, 1863 Abs't sick at M.O. of Reg.
VARBLE, John Veteran Lebanon Jan 12, 1864 Deserted Oct 9, 1865
VARBLE, John Recruit Woodburn ------ Re-enlisted as Veteran
VICKERS, Madison Rec. trans from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Mar 25, 1864 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
VINCENT, William J. Rec. trans From 89th Ill. Inf. Knoxville Oct 29, 1863 Abs't sick at M.O. of Reg.
WADE, Samuel Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Aug 12, 1862 Mustered out Apr 14, 1865
WALTON, George D. Veteran Lehanon Jan 12, 1864 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
WALTON, George D. Private Staunton Aug 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
WARREN, William F. Recruit Woodburn Aug 16, 1861 Trans to Miss Marine Brigade, Feb 11, 1863
WELCH, Richard Recruit Macoupin Co. Aug 16, 1861 Trans. to Miss Marine Brigade, Feb 11, 1863
WELKER, Morris Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ Apr 26, 1862 Mustered out Jun 14, 1865
WELKER, John D&S Recruit Mt. Airy Oct 6, 1864 Mustered out Oct 16, 1865
WELLS, William J. D&S Recruit ------ Oct 7, 1864 Sub. M.O. Oct 16, 1865
WEST, Samuel Captain ------ Apr 3, 1863 Resigned Nov 22, 1864
WILLIAMS, Willey D&S Recruit ------ Sep 22, 1864 Mustered out Jun 14, 1865
WILSON, William B. Recruit Cincinnati Oh. Aug 16, 1861 Tr. to Inv. Corps in 1862
WIMAN, Aiva Rec. trans. from 35th Ill. Inf. ------ July 30, 1862 Mustered out Jun 14, 1865
WORTMAN, John Wagoner Fosterburg Aug 20, 1861 Mustered out Sep 17, 1864
WYNN, Charles H. Rec. trans from 35th Ill.Inf. ------ Apr 1, 1862 Mustered out Apr 5, 1865
YOUNG, Daniel W. Recruit Woodburn Aug 16, 1861 Disch. Apr 26, 1862; disabil.
YOUNG, Benjamin J. D&S Recruit ------ Oct 6, 1864 Sub. M.O. Jun 14, 1865
ZEHTBAUER, John Recruit ------ Dec 9, 1864 Mustered out Dec 8, 1865
ZINN, Edward D&S Recruit ------ Oct 6, 1864 Sub. M.O. Jun 14, 1865

D&S Recruit = Drafted or Substitute Recruit

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