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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 Coles County - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/coles.html Coles County] web site -  
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*Company A - many men from [[Coles_County,_Illinois|Coles County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/coles.html Coles County] web site -  
*Company B - many men from Alexander County - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/alexande.html Alexander County] web site -  
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*Company B - many men from [[Alexander_County,_Illinois|Alexander County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/alexande.html Alexander County] web site -  
*Company C - many men from Christian and Montgomery counties - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/christia.html Christian] and [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/montgome.html Montgomery] county web sites -  
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*Company C - many men from [[Christian_County,_Illinois|Christian]] and [[Montgomery_County,_Illinois|Montgomery]] counties - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/christia.html Christian] and [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/montgome.html Montgomery] county web sites -  
*Company D - many men from Clay County - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/clay.html Clay County] web site -  
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*Company D - many men from [[Clay_County,_Illinois|Clay County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/clay.html Clay County] web site -  
*Company E - many men from Fayette County - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/fayette.html Fayette County] web site -  
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*Company E - many men from [[Fayette_County,_Illinois|Fayette County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/fayette.html Fayette County] web site -  
*Company F - many men from Effingham&nbsp;and Madison counties - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/effingha.html Effingham] and [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/madison.html Madison] county web sites -  
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*Company F - many men from [[Effingham_County,_Illinois|Effingham]]&nbsp;and [[Madison_County,_Illinois|Madison]] counties - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/effingha.html Effingham] and [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/madison.html Madison] county web sites -  
*Company G - many men from Shelby County - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/shelby.html Shelby County] web site -  
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*Company G - many men from [[Shelby_County,_Illinois|Shelby County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/shelby.html Shelby County] web site -  
*Company H - many men from Montgomery County - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/montgome.html Montgomery County] web site -  
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*Company H - many men from [[Montgomery_County,_Illinois|Montgomery County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/montgome.html Montgomery County] web site -  
*Company I - many men from Moultrie County - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/moultrie.html Moultrie County] web site -  
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*Company I - many men from [[Moultrie_County,_Illinois|Moultrie County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/moultrie.html Moultrie County] web site -  
*Company K - many men from Coles and Madison counties - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/coles.html Coles] and [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/madison.html Madison] county web sites -  
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*Company K - many men from [[Coles_County,_Illinois|Coles]] and [[Madison_County,_Illinois|Madison]] counties - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/coles.html Coles] and [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/madison.html Madison] county web sites -  
 
*UnAssigned Recruits
 
*UnAssigned Recruits
  

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143rd Regiment, Illinois Infantry (100 Days, 1864)

Brief History

The 143rd Regiment, Illinois Infantry (100 Days, 1864) was organized at Mattoon, Ill., and mustered in for 100 days June 11, 1864. It mustered out September 26, 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.


Other Sources

WEBSITES

Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 30 Dec. 2010) can be searched by soldier's name or by regiment; includes regimental rosters and additional history of the regiment.


BOOKS & FILMS


United States. War Department. Record and Pension Office. Compiled Records Showing Service of Military Units in Volunteer Union Organizations. (Washington, District of Columbia : The National Archives, c1964). 48th-53rd Infantry FHL US/CAN Film 1488474 . Other libraries with this microfilm.

References

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