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''[[United States of America|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Kentucky|Kentucky]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[Kentucky Military Records|Kentucky Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Kentucky in the Civil War]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] ''[[United States of America|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Kentucky|Kentucky]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[Kentucky Military Records|Kentucky Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Kentucky in the Civil War]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]10th Regiment, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate) === Brief History  ===
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''[[United States of America|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Kentucky Genealogy|Kentucky]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[Kentucky Military Records|Kentucky Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Kentucky in the Civil War]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] ''[[United States of America|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Kentucky Genealogy|Kentucky]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[Kentucky Military Records|Kentucky Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Kentucky in the Civil War]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]10th Regiment, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)  
  
"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.&nbsp;<ref>National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>  
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=== Brief History ===
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"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.&nbsp;<ref>National Park Service, [https://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>  
  
 
=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===
 
=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===
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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.  
 
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 mustered in from [[Webster_County,_Kentucky|Webster County]], Kentucky.<br>Company B - Many men mustered in from Clarksville, [[Montgomery_County,_Tennessee|Montgomery County]], Tennessee.<br>Company C - Many men mustered in from [[Webster_County,_Kentucky|Union County]], and [[Webster_County,_Kentucky|Webster County]], Kentucky.<br>Company D - Many men mustered in from [[Union_County,_Kentucky|Union County]], Kentucky.<br>Company E - Many men mustered in from [[Daviess_County,_Kentucky|Daviess County]], Kentucky.<br>Company F - Many men mustered in from [[Union_County,_Kentucky|Union County]], Kentucky.<br>Company G - Many men mustered in from Clarksville, [[Montgomery_County,_Tennessee|Montgomery County]], Tennessee.<br>Company H - Many men mustered in from [[Daviess_County,_Kentucky|Daviess County]], and [[Union_County,_Kentucky|Union County]], Kentucky.<br>Company I - Many men mustered in from [[Hopkins_County,_Kentucky|Hopkins County]], Kentucky.<br>Company K - Many men mustered in from [[Hopkins_County,_Kentucky|Hopkins County]], Kentucky.<br>Company L - Many men mustered in from [[Henderson_County,_Kentucky|Henderson County]], Kentucky.  
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Company A - Many men mustered in from [[Webster County, Kentucky Genealogy|Webster County]], Kentucky.<br>Company B - Many men mustered in from Clarksville, [[Montgomery County, Tennessee|Montgomery County]], Tennessee.<br>Company C - Many men mustered in from [[Webster County, Kentucky Genealogy|Union County]], and [[Webster County, Kentucky Genealogy|Webster County]], Kentucky.<br>Company D - Many men mustered in from [[Union County, Kentucky Genealogy|Union County]], Kentucky.<br>Company E - Many men mustered in from [[Daviess County, Kentucky Genealogy|Daviess County]], Kentucky.<br>Company F - Many men mustered in from [[Union County, Kentucky Genealogy|Union County]], Kentucky.<br>Company G - Many men mustered in from Clarksville, [[Montgomery County, Tennessee|Montgomery County]], Tennessee.<br>Company H - Many men mustered in from [[Daviess County, Kentucky Genealogy|Daviess County]], and [[Union County, Kentucky Genealogy|Union County]], Kentucky.<br>Company I - Many men mustered in from [[Hopkins County, Kentucky Genealogy|Hopkins County]], Kentucky.<br>Company K - Many men mustered in from [[Hopkins County, Kentucky Genealogy|Hopkins County]], Kentucky.<br>Company L - Many men mustered in from [[Henderson County, Kentucky Genealogy|Henderson County]], Kentucky.  
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The records for this Regiment's Companies are from the book, Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Kentucky, Vol. II, Confederate Kentucky Volunteers War 1861-65. <ref>Kentucky. Adjutant General, ''Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Kentucky'', Civil War Vol. II Confederate Kentucky Volunteers War 1861-65,    Printed by Authority of the Legislature of Kentucky Copyright 1980  Cook and McDowell Publications  {{FHL|51081|title-id|disp=FHL US/CAN book 976.9 M2rc}}</ref>
  
The records for this Regiment's Companies are from the book, Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Kentucky, Vol. II, Confederate Kentucky Volunteers War 1861-65.
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The [http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database] lists 688 men on its roster for this unit. [http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-soldiers.htm?submitted=1&SDunitCode=CKY0010RC Roster].  
<ref>Kentucky. Adjutant General, ''Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Kentucky'', Civil War Vol. II Confederate Kentucky Volunteers War 1861-65,    Printed by Authority of the Legislature of Kentucky Copyright 1980  Cook and McDowell Publications  {{FHL|51081|title-id|disp=FHL US/CAN book 976.9 M2rc}}</ref>
 
  
 
=== Other Sources  ===
 
=== Other Sources  ===
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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 ‘Kentucky in the Civil War’ and ‘United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865’ (see below).<br>
 
*[[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 ‘Kentucky in the Civil War’ and ‘United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865’ (see below).<br>
  
*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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*National Park Service, [https://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm 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>
  
 
*[[Kentucky in the Civil War|Kentucky in the Civil War]] describes many Confederate and Union sources, specifically for Kentucky, and how to find them.. These include compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc. <br>
 
*[[Kentucky in the Civil War|Kentucky in the Civil War]] describes many Confederate and Union sources, specifically for Kentucky, 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>
 
*[[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  ===
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*Johnson, Adam R. (Adam Rankin). ''The Partisan Rangers of the Confederate States Army.'' (Utica, Kentucky&nbsp;: McDowell Publications, c1979), {{FHL|464160|item|disp=FHL book 973 M2pr 1979}}
  
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*Wells, John Britton, III. ''10th Kentucky Cavalry, C.S.A. : May's - Trimble's - Diamond's "Yankee chasers".'' (Baltimore, Maryland : Gateway Press, c1996), {{FHL|769658|item|disp=FHL film 2055237 Item 13}}
  
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=== References  ===
  
 
=== Brief History  ===
 
=== Brief History  ===
  
"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.&nbsp;<ref>National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>  
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"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.&nbsp;<ref>National Park Service, [https://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>  
  
 
=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===
 
=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===
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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.  
 
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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=== Other Sources  ===
 
=== Other Sources  ===
  
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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National Park Service, [https://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm 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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Brief History

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit. [1]

Companies in this Regiment with the Counties 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 mustered in from Webster County, Kentucky.
Company B - Many men mustered in from Clarksville, Montgomery County, Tennessee.
Company C - Many men mustered in from Union County, and Webster County, Kentucky.
Company D - Many men mustered in from Union County, Kentucky.
Company E - Many men mustered in from Daviess County, Kentucky.
Company F - Many men mustered in from Union County, Kentucky.
Company G - Many men mustered in from Clarksville, Montgomery County, Tennessee.
Company H - Many men mustered in from Daviess County, and Union County, Kentucky.
Company I - Many men mustered in from Hopkins County, Kentucky.
Company K - Many men mustered in from Hopkins County, Kentucky.
Company L - Many men mustered in from Henderson County, Kentucky.

The records for this Regiment's Companies are from the book, Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Kentucky, Vol. II, Confederate Kentucky Volunteers War 1861-65. [2]

The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database lists 688 men on its roster for this unit. Roster.

Other Sources

  • 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 ‘Kentucky 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.
  • Kentucky in the Civil War describes many Confederate and Union sources, specifically for Kentucky, 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.
  • Johnson, Adam R. (Adam Rankin). The Partisan Rangers of the Confederate States Army. (Utica, Kentucky : McDowell Publications, c1979), FHL book 973 M2pr 1979
  • Wells, John Britton, III. 10th Kentucky Cavalry, C.S.A. : May's - Trimble's - Diamond's "Yankee chasers". (Baltimore, Maryland : Gateway Press, c1996), FHL film 2055237 Item 13

References

Brief History

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit. [3]

Companies in this Regiment with the Counties 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.



Other Sources

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.

References

  1. National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010).
  2. Kentucky. Adjutant General, Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Kentucky, Civil War Vol. II Confederate Kentucky Volunteers War 1861-65, Printed by Authority of the Legislature of Kentucky Copyright 1980 Cook and McDowell Publications FHL US/CAN book 976.9 M2rc
  3. National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010).