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The 74th Regiment, Ohio Infantry mustered in October 5, 1861, to March 27, 1862 at Xenia, Ohio.&nbsp; They were mustered out July 11, 1865 at Louisville, Kentucky. <ref>National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>  
 
The 74th Regiment, Ohio Infantry mustered in October 5, 1861, to March 27, 1862 at Xenia, Ohio.&nbsp; They were mustered out July 11, 1865 at Louisville, Kentucky. <ref>National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>  
  
For more information on the history of this unit, see: <br>
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For more information on the history of this unit, see: <br>  
 
 
*Larry Stevens' Ohio in the Civil War, [http://ohiocivilwar.com/cw74.html 74th Ohio Infantry]<br>
 
*The Civil War Archive section, [http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/unohinf5.htm#74th 74th Regiment Infantry], (accessed 31 August 2012).<br>
 
  
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*Larry Stevens' Ohio in the Civil War, [http://ohiocivilwar.com/cw74.html 74th Ohio Infantry]<br>
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*The Civil War Archive section, [http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/unohinf5.htm#74th 74th Regiment Infantry], (accessed 31 August 2012).
  
 
=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===
 
=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties 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.<br>  
 
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>  
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Company A - See [http://archive.org/stream/greenecountyinwa00owen#page/n153/mode/2up Roster] <br>
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Company B - See [http://archive.org/stream/greenecountyinwa00owen#page/n155/mode/2up Roster] <br>
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Company C - See [http://archive.org/stream/greenecountyinwa00owen#page/n155/mode/2up Roster ]<br>
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Company D - See [http://archive.org/stream/greenecountyinwa00owen#page/n157/mode/2up Roster] <br>
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Rosters in ''Greene County in the War'', pages 148-153.
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[[archive.org/stream/greenecountyinwa00owen#page/n157/mode/2up|Internet Archives]]
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=== Other Sources  ===
 
=== Other Sources  ===

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Brief History

The 74th Regiment, Ohio Infantry mustered in October 5, 1861, to March 27, 1862 at Xenia, Ohio.  They were mustered out July 11, 1865 at Louisville, Kentucky. [1]

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

Companies in this Regiment with the Counties 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.

Company A - See Roster

Company B - See Roster

Company C - See Roster

Company D - See Roster

Rosters in Greene County in the War, pages 148-153. Internet Archives .

Other Sources

  • 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
  • Connelly, Thomas W. Greene County in the war : being a history of the Seventy-Fourth Regiment : with sketches of the Twelfth, Ninety-Fourth, One Hundred and Tenth, Forty-Fourth, One Hundred and Fifty-Fourth regiments and the Tenth Ohio Battery : embracing anecdotes, incidents and narratives of the camp, march and battlefield and the author's experience while in the army. (Bethesda, Maryland : University Publications of America, c1993) FHL Fiche 6118222
  • Jones, John Sills. History of the 174th Ohio Volunteer Infantry and roster of the regiment. (Columbus, Ohio : Ohio Historical Society, 1988) FHL Fiche 1688777 Item 10

References

  1. National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010).