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=== <br>Companies in this Regiment with County of Origin  ===
 
=== <br>Companies in this Regiment with 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.  
  
 
The following counties of origin are taken from the ''Adjutant General's Report'', found on the [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/reg_html/index.html Illinois Civil War Rosters] web site. Roster pages are from the same report found on the [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant01illi1#page/n6/mode/1up Internet Archives] web site. The rosters show the men who served in each regiment, their residences, dates of enlistment and mustering out, and other remarks.  
 
The following counties of origin are taken from the ''Adjutant General's Report'', found on the [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/reg_html/index.html Illinois Civil War Rosters] web site. Roster pages are from the same report found on the [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant01illi1#page/n6/mode/1up Internet Archives] web site. The rosters show the men who served in each regiment, their residences, dates of enlistment and mustering out, and other remarks.  
  
Company A - many men from
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Company A - many men from Stephenson County - Stephenson County web site -
  
Company B - many men from
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Company B - many men from Marshall County - Marshall County web site -
  
Company C - many men from
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Company C - many men from Marion County - Marion County web site -
  
Company D - many men from
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Company D - many men from Winnebago County - Winnebago County web site -
  
Company E - many men from
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Company E - many men from Effingham County (Formerly Company K, 109th Regiment) - Effingham County web site -
  
Company F - many men from
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Company F - many men from Effingham County - Effingham County web site -
  
Company G - many men from
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Company G - many men from Effingham County - Effingham County web site -
  
Company H - many men from
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Company H - many men from LaSalle and Union counties - LaSalle and Union county web sites -
  
Company I - many men from
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Company I - many men from Marshall and Union counties - Marshall and Union county web sites -
  
Company K - many men from
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Company K - many men from LaSalle and Union counties - LaSalle and Union county web sites -
  
 
Unassigned Recruits -
 
Unassigned Recruits -

Revision as of 18:00, 16 August 2011

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Brief History


The 11th Regiment, Illinois Infantry was organized at Cairo, Illinois August 1, 1861. It was mustered out July 10, 1865, and discharged at Camp Butler, Illinois July 18, 1865.[1].


Companies in this Regiment with 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.

The following counties of origin are taken from the Adjutant General's Report, found on the Illinois Civil War Rosters web site. Roster pages are from the same report found on the Internet Archives web site. The rosters show the men who served in each regiment, their residences, dates of enlistment and mustering out, and other remarks.

Company A - many men from Stephenson County - Stephenson County web site -

Company B - many men from Marshall County - Marshall County web site -

Company C - many men from Marion County - Marion County web site -

Company D - many men from Winnebago County - Winnebago County web site -

Company E - many men from Effingham County (Formerly Company K, 109th Regiment) - Effingham County web site -

Company F - many men from Effingham County - Effingham County web site -

Company G - many men from Effingham County - Effingham County web site -

Company H - many men from LaSalle and Union counties - LaSalle and Union county web sites -

Company I - many men from Marshall and Union counties - Marshall and Union county web sites -

Company K - many men from LaSalle and Union counties - LaSalle and Union county web sites -

Unassigned Recruits -


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References

  1. National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System (accessed 4 January 2011).