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=== Companies in this Regiment with County of Origin  ===
 
=== 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.  
  
 
<br>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/reportofadjutant07illi1#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.  
 
<br>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/reportofadjutant07illi1#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 Kane County - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/kane.html Kane County] web site -
*Company B - many men from  
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*Company B - many men from Kane County - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/kane.html Kane County] web site -
*Company C - many men from  
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*Company C - many men from Kane County - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/kane.html Kane County] web site -
*Company D - many men from  
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*Company D - many men from Kane County - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/kane.html Kane County] web site -
*Company E - many men from  
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*Company E - many men from Winnebago County - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/winnebag.html Winnebago County] web site -
*Company F - many men from  
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*Company F - many men from Kendall&nbsp;and McHenry counties - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/kendall.html Kendall]&nbsp;and [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/mchenry.html McHenry] county web sites -&nbsp;&nbsp;
*Company G - many men from  
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*Company G - many men from Kane County - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/kane.html Kane County] web site -
*Company H - many men from  
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*Company H - many men from Du Page County - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/dupage.html Du Page County] web site -
*Company I - many men from  
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*Company I - many men from Kane County - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/kane.html Kane County] web site -
*Company K - many men from  
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*Company K - many men from Kane County - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/kane.html Kane County] web site -
 
*UnAssigned Recruits
 
*UnAssigned Recruits
  

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Brief History

Organized at Elgin, Illinois, and mustered in for 100 days June 16, 1864.
Mustered out October 10, 1864. [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 Kane County - Kane County web site -
  • Company B - many men from Kane County - Kane County web site -
  • Company C - many men from Kane County - Kane County web site -
  • Company D - many men from Kane County - Kane County web site -
  • Company E - many men from Winnebago County - Winnebago County web site -
  • Company F - many men from Kendall and McHenry counties - Kendall and McHenry county web sites -  
  • Company G - many men from Kane County - Kane County web site -
  • Company H - many men from Du Page County - Du Page County web site -
  • Company I - many men from Kane County - Kane County web site -
  • Company K - many men from Kane County - Kane County web site -
  • UnAssigned Recruits

Other Sources

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  1. Organized at Mattoon, Illinois, and mustered in for 100 days June 6, 1864. Mustered out September 28, 1864.