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67th Regiment, Ohio Infantry

67th Regiment, Ohio Infantry


Brief HistoryEdit

The 67th Regiment, Ohio Infantry mustered in October, 1861, to January, 1862. Organized in Ohio at large. They were mustered out December 12, 1865 at District of South Anna, Deptartment of Virginia. [1]

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


Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of OriginEdit

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.


Company A - Many men from Lucas County[2] and Fulton County[3]

Company B - Many men from Lucas County[4] and Fulton County[3]

Company C - Many men from Cuyahoga County[5]

Company D - Many men from Cuyahoga County[6] and Lucas County[7]

Company E - Many men from Lucas County[8]

Company F - Many men from Lucas County[9] and Fulton County[3]

Company G - many men from Cuyahoga County[10]

Company H - Many men from Wood County[11]

Company I - Many men from Fulton County[3]

Company K - Many men from Wood County[11]

The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database lists 3,998 men on its roster for this unit. Roster.

Other SourcesEdit

  • 67th Ohio Regiment Infantry, Civil War Index, which includes history, battles, and roster with name, rank, age, date entered service, period of service and remarks.
  • 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
  • United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 67th (1861-1865). The Sixty-seventh Ohio Veteran Volunteer Infantry : a brief record of its four years of service in the Civil War, 1861- 1865. (Columbus, Ohio : Ohio Historical Society, 1988), FHL film 1688767 Item 8
  • Wheeler, Xenonphon. The experiences of an enlisted man in the hospital in the early part of the war : paper read before the Ohio Commandery of the Loyal Legion, December 2, 1908. (Bethesda, Maryland : University Publications of America, c1993), FHL fiche 6118218

ReferencesEdit

  1. National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010).
  2. Clark Waggoner, Editor, History of the City of Toledo and Lucas County, Ohio, (New York and Toledo:Munsell and Company, Publishers, 1888), page 177. - Internet Archives
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Thomas Mikesell, The County of Fulton: a history of Fulton County, Ohio, from the earliest days (Evansville, Indiana: Whipporwill Publications, 1905). p. 78. 
  4. Clark Waggoner, Editor, History of the City of Toledo and Lucas County, Ohio, (New York and Toledo:Munsell and Company, Publishers, 1888), page 179. - Internet Archives
  5. [1]fckLRHistory of Cuyahoga County Ohio page 125
  6. [2]fckLRHistory of Cuyahoga County Ohio page 125
  7. Clark Waggoner, Editor, History of the City of Toledo and Lucas County, Ohio, (New York and Toledo:Munsell and Company, Publishers, 1888), page 181. - Internet Archives
  8. Clark Waggoner, Editor, History of the City of Toledo and Lucas County, Ohio, (New York and Toledo:Munsell and Company, Publishers, 1888), page 181. - Internet Archives
  9. Clark Waggoner, Editor, History of the City of Toledo and Lucas County, Ohio, (New York and Toledo:Munsell and Company, Publishers, 1888), page 184. - Internet Archives
  10. [3]fckLRHistory of Cuyahoga County Ohio page 125
  11. 11.0 11.1 Commemorative Historical and Biographical Record of Wood County, Ohio (Chicago: J.H. Beers & Co., 1897).