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=== Brief History  ===
 
=== Brief History  ===
  
The 105th Regiment was organized at Cleveland, Ohio and mustered in August 20, 1862.&nbsp;From&nbsp; March April 29-May 20, 1865, the regiment marched to Washington, D. C. and was mustered out June 3, 1865<ref>National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System] (accessed 4 December 2011).</ref>.<br><br>Wikipedia has additional history for the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/105th_Ohio_Infantry 105th Regiment].  
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The 105th Regiment was organized at Cleveland, Ohio and mustered in August 20, 1862.&nbsp;From&nbsp; March April 29-May 20, 1865, the regiment marched to Washington, D. C. and was mustered out June 3, 1865<ref>National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System] (accessed 4 December 2011).</ref>.<br>
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For more informtion on the history of this unit, see:<br>
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*The Civil War Archive section, [http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/unohinf7.htm#105th 105th Regiment Infantry], (accessed 5 September 2012).<br>
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*Larry Stevens' Ohio in the Civil War, [http://ohiocivilwar.com/cw105.html 105th Ohio Infantry]<br>
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*Wikipedia has additional history for the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/105th_Ohio_Infantry 105th Regiment].
  
 
=== Companies in&nbsp;this Regiment with the County of Origin  ===
 
=== Companies in&nbsp;this Regiment with the County of Origin  ===
  
Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.  
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Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first. <br>
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Company A - many men from Mahoning County<ref name="Mahoning">[http://archive.org/stream/historyoftrumbul01will#page/143/mode/1up]fckLR''History of trumbull and Mahoning Counties'' page 143</ref><ref name="Mahoning">[http://archive.org/stream/historyoftrumbul01will#page/143/mode/1up]fckLR''History of trumbull and Mahoning Counties'' page 144</ref><br>
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Company B - Many men from Trumbull County<ref name="mahoning">[http://archive.org/stream/historyoftrumbul01will#page/143/mode/1up]fckLR''History of Trumbull and Mahoning Counties'' page 138</ref><br>
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Company C - many men from Mahoning County<ref name="Mahoning">[http://archive.org/stream/historyoftrumbul01will#page/144/mode/1up]
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''History of Trumbull and Mahoning Counties'' page 144</ref><br>
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Company D - Many men from [[Geauga County, Ohio|Geauga County]] and [[Lake County, Ohio|Lake County]]<ref>Albert G. Riddle, ''History of Geauga and Lake Counties, Ohio: with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of its Pioneers and Most Prominent Men'', (Evansville, Indiana: Unigraphic, 1973. Reprint of original published: Philadelphia: Williams Bros., 1878), page 52. {{FHL|95700|item|disp=FHL Q book 977.133 H2wiL}}</ref> <br>
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Company E - Many men from [[Geauga County, Ohio|Geauga County]] and [[Lake County, Ohio|Lake County]]<ref>Albert G. Riddle, ''History of Geauga and Lake Counties, Ohio: with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of its Pioneers and Most Prominent Men'', (Evansville, Indiana: Unigraphic, 1973. Reprint of original published: Philadelphia: Williams Bros., 1878), page 52. {{FHL|95700|item|disp=FHL Q book 977.133 H2wiL}}</ref> <br>
  
Companies by County:
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Company F - Many men from [[Geauga County, Ohio|Geauga County]] and [[Lake County, Ohio|Lake County]]<ref>Albert G. Riddle, ''History of Geauga and Lake Counties, Ohio: with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of its Pioneers and Most Prominent Men'', (Evansville, Indiana: Unigraphic, 1973. Reprint of original published: Philadelphia: Williams Bros., 1878), page 52-53. {{FHL|95700|item|disp=FHL Q book 977.133 H2wiL}}</ref> <br>
  
Company A - many men from [[Mahoning County, Ohio#Military|Mahoning County]]<br>Company B - many men from [[Geauga County, Ohio#Military|Geauga County]] and [[Trumbull County, Ohio#Military|Trumbull County]]<br>Company C - many men from [[Geauga County, Ohio#Military|Geauga County]]&nbsp;and [[Trumbull County, Ohio#Military|Trumbull County]]<br>Company D - many men from [[Lake County, Ohio#Military|Lake County]]<br>Company E - many men from [[Geauga County, Ohio#Military|Geauga County]]<br>Company F - many men from [[Geauga County, Ohio#Military|Geauga County]]&nbsp;and [[Lake County, Ohio#Military|Lake County]]<br>Company G - many men from [[Ashtabula County, Ohio#Military|Ashtabula County]] and [[Lake County, Ohio#Military|Lake County]]<br>Company H - many men from [[Columbiana County, Ohio#Military|Columbiana County]] and [[Mahoning County, Ohio#Military|Mahoning County]]<br>Company I - many men from [[Ashland County, Ohio#Military|Ashland County]] (North Townships), [[Geauga County, Ohio#Military|Geauga County]] and [[Trumbull County, Ohio#Military|Trumbull County]] (South Townships)<br>Company K - many men from [[Lake County, Ohio#Military|Lake County]]<br>
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Company G - Many men from&nbsp; Lake County<br>  
  
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Company H - Many men from Mahoning County<ref name="Mahoning">[http://archive.org/stream/historyoftrumbul01will#page/143/mode/1up]fckLR''History of Trumbull and Mahoning Counties'' page 144</ref><br>
  
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Company I - Many men from Trumbull County<ref name="Mahonint">[http://archive.org/stream/historyoftrumbul01will#page/143/mode/1up]fckLR''History of Trumbull and Mahoning Counties'' page 138</ref><br>
  
County information<ref>Stevens, Larry, comp., [http://www.ohiocivilwar.com/cw105.html 105th Ohio Infantry] (accessed 20 November 2010).</ref> is from Steve Ward's ''Buckeyes All,'' Part V, Revised, on Larry Stevens' site for the [http://www.ohiocivilwar.com/cw105.html 105th Ohio Infantry].
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Company K - Many men from Lake County<br>  
  
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County information from Steve Ward's ''Buckeyes All,'' Part V, Revised, is on Larry Stevens' Ohio in the Civil War web site for the [http://www.ohiocivilwar.com/cw105.html 105th Ohio Infantry].
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The [http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database] lists 1,675 men on its roster for this unit. [http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-soldiers.htm?submitted=1&SDunitCode=UOH0105RI Roster].
  
 
=== Other Sources  ===
 
=== Other Sources  ===
  
''The Story of a Thousand: Being a History of the Service of the 105th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, in the War for the Union from August 21, 1862 to June 6, 1865'', by Albion W. Tourgee (Buffalo [New York]&nbsp;: S. McGerald, 1896, 409, lxiv p.&nbsp;: ill., maps, ports.)&nbsp; [http://books.google.com/books?id=T2kUAAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=The+story+of+a+thousand+:+being+a+history+of+the+service+of+the+105th+Ohio+Volunteer+Infantry,+in+the+war+for+the+union+from+August+21,+1862&source=bl&ots=AcvPHxcpBQ&sig=ouPM78ehu-I2aHZF2kLim5I1ZNI&hl=en&ei=DjLTTLOANI2isAOnnNSfCw&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=4&ved=0CB8Q6AEwAw#v=onepage&q&f=false Google book]. &nbsp;{{FHL|75078|item}} book 977.1 M25t; film 874018 Item 2; fiche 6118259 (5 fiche)  
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*105th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, [http://www.civilwarindex.com/armyoh/rosters/105th_oh_infantry_roster.pdf Civil War Index], which includes history, battles, and roster with name, rank, age, date entered service, period of service and remarks.<br>
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*''The Story of a Thousand: Being a History of the Service of the 105th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, in the War for the Union from August 21, 1862 to June 6, 1865'', by Albion W. Tourgee (Buffalo [New York]&nbsp;: S. McGerald, 1896, 409, lxiv p.&nbsp;: ill., maps, ports.)&nbsp; [http://books.google.com/books?id=T2kUAAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=The+story+of+a+thousand+:+being+a+history+of+the+service+of+the+105th+Ohio+Volunteer+Infantry,+in+the+war+for+the+union+from+August+21,+1862&source=bl&ots=AcvPHxcpBQ&sig=ouPM78ehu-I2aHZF2kLim5I1ZNI&hl=en&ei=DjLTTLOANI2isAOnnNSfCw&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=4&ved=0CB8Q6AEwAw#v=onepage&q&f=false Google book]. &nbsp;{{FHL|75078|item}} book 977.1 M25t; film 874018 Item 2; fiche 6118259;(5 fiche)
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*[[Beginning United States Civil War Research|Beginning United States Civil War Research]] gives steps for finding information about a Civil War soldier. It covers the major records that should be used. Additional records are described in ‘Ohio in the Civil War’ and ‘United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865’ (see below).<br>
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*National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], is searchable by soldier's name and state. It contains basic facts about soldiers on both sides of the Civil War, a list of regiments, descriptions of significant battles, sources of the information, and suggestions for where to find additional information. <br>
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*[[Ohio in the Civil War|Ohio in the Civil War]] describes many Confederate and Union sources, specifically for Ohio, and how to find them.. These include compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc. <br>
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*[[United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865|United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865]] describes and explains United States and Confederate States records, rather than state records, and how to find them. These include veterans’ censuses, compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc. <br>
  
 
=== References  ===
 
=== References  ===

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Brief History

The 105th Regiment was organized at Cleveland, Ohio and mustered in August 20, 1862. From  March April 29-May 20, 1865, the regiment marched to Washington, D. C. and was mustered out June 3, 1865[1].

For more informtion on the history of this unit, see:

Companies in this Regiment with the County of Origin

Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.

Company A - many men from Mahoning County[2][2]

Company B - Many men from Trumbull County[3]

Company C - many men from Mahoning County[2]

Company D - Many men from Geauga County and Lake County[4]

Company E - Many men from Geauga County and Lake County[5]

Company F - Many men from Geauga County and Lake County[6]

Company G - Many men from  Lake County

Company H - Many men from Mahoning County[2]

Company I - Many men from Trumbull County[7]

Company K - Many men from Lake County


County information from Steve Ward's Buckeyes All, Part V, Revised, is on Larry Stevens' Ohio in the Civil War web site for the 105th Ohio Infantry.


The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database lists 1,675 men on its roster for this unit. Roster.

Other Sources

  • 105th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Civil War Index, which includes history, battles, and roster with name, rank, age, date entered service, period of service and remarks.
  • The Story of a Thousand: Being a History of the Service of the 105th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, in the War for the Union from August 21, 1862 to June 6, 1865, by Albion W. Tourgee (Buffalo [New York] : S. McGerald, 1896, 409, lxiv p. : ill., maps, ports.)  Google book.  FHL Collection book 977.1 M25t; film 874018 Item 2; fiche 6118259;(5 fiche)
  • Beginning United States Civil War Research gives steps for finding information about a Civil War soldier. It covers the major records that should be used. Additional records are described in ‘Ohio in the Civil War’ and ‘United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865’ (see below).
  • National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, is searchable by soldier's name and state. It contains basic facts about soldiers on both sides of the Civil War, a list of regiments, descriptions of significant battles, sources of the information, and suggestions for where to find additional information.
  • Ohio in the Civil War describes many Confederate and Union sources, specifically for Ohio, and how to find them.. These include compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.
  • United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865 describes and explains United States and Confederate States records, rather than state records, and how to find them. These include veterans’ censuses, compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.

References

  1. National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System (accessed 4 December 2011).
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 [1]fckLRHistory of trumbull and Mahoning Counties page 143 Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "Mahoning" defined multiple times with different content Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "Mahoning" defined multiple times with different content Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "Mahoning" defined multiple times with different content
  3. [2]fckLRHistory of Trumbull and Mahoning Counties page 138
  4. Albert G. Riddle, History of Geauga and Lake Counties, Ohio: with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of its Pioneers and Most Prominent Men, (Evansville, Indiana: Unigraphic, 1973. Reprint of original published: Philadelphia: Williams Bros., 1878), page 52. FHL Q book 977.133 H2wiL
  5. Albert G. Riddle, History of Geauga and Lake Counties, Ohio: with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of its Pioneers and Most Prominent Men, (Evansville, Indiana: Unigraphic, 1973. Reprint of original published: Philadelphia: Williams Bros., 1878), page 52. FHL Q book 977.133 H2wiL
  6. Albert G. Riddle, History of Geauga and Lake Counties, Ohio: with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of its Pioneers and Most Prominent Men, (Evansville, Indiana: Unigraphic, 1973. Reprint of original published: Philadelphia: Williams Bros., 1878), page 52-53. FHL Q book 977.133 H2wiL
  7. [3]fckLRHistory of Trumbull and Mahoning Counties page 138