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''[[United States of America|United States]]   [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]]   [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[Illinois|Illinois]]   [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[Illinois Military Records|Illinois Military]]   [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[Illinois in the Civil War]]   [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   142nd Regiment, Illinois Infantry (100 days, 1864) === Brief History ===''  
 
''[[United States of America|United States]]   [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]]   [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[Illinois|Illinois]]   [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[Illinois Military Records|Illinois Military]]   [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[Illinois in the Civil War]]   [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   142nd Regiment, Illinois Infantry (100 days, 1864) === Brief History ===''  
  
<br>The 142nd Rgiment, Illinois Infantry (100 days, 1864) was organized at Freeport, Illinois, and mustered in for 100 days June 18, 1864. It mustered out October 27, 1864. <ref>Organized at Mattoon, Illinois, and mustered in for 100 days June 6, 1864. Mustered out September 28, 1864.</ref>
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<br>The 142nd Rgiment, Illinois Infantry (100 days, 1864) was organized at Freeport, Illinois, and mustered in for 100 days June 18, 1864. It mustered out October 27, 1864. <ref>National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System] (accessed 4 January 2011).</ref>  
  
 
=== <br>Companies in this Regiment with County of Origin  ===
 
=== <br>Companies in this Regiment with County of Origin  ===
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<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 [[Cook_County,_Illinois|Cook County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/cook.html Cook County] web site -  
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Company A - many men from [[Cook County, Illinois|Cook County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/cook.html Cook County] web site -  
  
 
Company B - many men from [[Jo Daviess County, Illinois|Jo Daviess County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/jodavies.html Jo Daviess County] web site -  
 
Company B - many men from [[Jo Daviess County, Illinois|Jo Daviess County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/jodavies.html Jo Daviess County] web site -  
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Company K - many men from [[Randolph County, Illinois|Randolph County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/randolph.html Randolph County] web site -  
 
Company K - many men from [[Randolph County, Illinois|Randolph County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/randolph.html Randolph County] web site -  
  
Unassigned Recruits
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Unassigned Recruits  
  
 
=== <br>Other Sources<br>  ===
 
=== <br>Other Sources<br>  ===
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=== References  ===
 
=== References  ===

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The 142nd Rgiment, Illinois Infantry (100 days, 1864) was organized at Freeport, Illinois, and mustered in for 100 days June 18, 1864. It mustered out October 27, 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 Cook County - Cook County web site -

Company B - many men from Jo Daviess County - Jo Daviess County web site -

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

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

Company E - many men from Jo Daviess County - Jo Daviess County web site -

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

Company G - many men from Cook and Carroll counties - Cook and Carroll county web sites -

Company H - many men from St. Clair and Randolph counties - St. Clair and Randolph county web sites -

Company I - many men from Cook and Ogle counties - Cook and Ogle county web sites -

Company K - many men from Randolph County - Randolph County web site -

Unassigned Recruits


Other Sources

WEBSITES

BOOKS


References

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


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