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=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin ===
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=== 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.
  
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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The [http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database] lists 537 men on its roster for this unit. [http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-soldiers.htm?submitted=1&SDunitCode=UOH0010RI02 Roster].  
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Company A - Many men from Cincinnati
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Company B - Many men from Cincinnati
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Company C - Many men from Cincinnati
  
The [http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database] lists 537 men on its roster for this unit. [http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-soldiers.htm?submitted=1&SDunitCode=UOH0010RI02 Roster].
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Company D - Many men from Cincinnati
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Company E - Many men from Cincinnati
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Company F - Many men from Cincinnati: Mainly German Americans
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Company G - Many men from Cincinnati
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Company H - Many men from Cincinnati
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Company I - Many men from Cincinnati
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Company K - Many men from Cincinnati
  
County listing from Steve Ward's ''Buckeyes All'', Part I Revised, is given on Larry Stevens' Ohio in the Civil War web page, [http://ohiocivilwar.com/cw10.html 10th Ohio Infantry].<br><br>
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County listing from Steve Ward's ''Buckeyes All'', Part I Revised, is given on Larry Stevens' Ohio in the Civil War web page, [http://ohiocivilwar.com/cw10.html 10th Ohio Infantry].<br>
  
 
=== Other Sources  ===
 
=== Other Sources  ===

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Brief History

The 10th Regiment, Ohio Infantry (3 months, 1861) mustered in May 7, 1861 at Camp Harrison near Cincinnati, Ohio.  They were mustered out August 21, 1861. [1]

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


=== 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.

The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database lists 537 men on its roster for this unit. Roster.

Company A - Many men from Cincinnati

Company B - Many men from Cincinnati

Company C - Many men from Cincinnati

Company D - Many men from Cincinnati

Company E - Many men from Cincinnati

Company F - Many men from Cincinnati: Mainly German Americans

Company G - Many men from Cincinnati

Company H - Many men from Cincinnati

Company I - Many men from Cincinnati

Company K - Many men from Cincinnati

County listing from Steve Ward's Buckeyes All, Part I Revised, is given on Larry Stevens' Ohio in the Civil War web page, 10th Ohio Infantry.

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 ‘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 6 December 2010).