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Brief History

The 41st Regiment, Ohio Infantry mustered in August 26 to October 29, 1861 at Camp Wood, Cleveland, Ohio.  They were mustered out November 27, 1865 at San Antonio, Texas. [1]

For more information on the history of 41st Ohio Infantry see the following:

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 - Many men from Portage County[2] some men from Cuyahoga County[3] Many men from Trumbull County[4] - See Company Roster

Company B - Many men from Geauga County and Lake County[5] some men from Cuyahoga County[3] - See Company Roster

Company C - Some men from Cuyahoga County[3] - See Company Roster

Company D - Many men from Cuyahoga County[3]

Company E - Mny men from Cuyahoga County[3]

Company F - Many men from Portage County[2] Cuyahoga County[3]

Company G - Many men from Geauga County and Lake County[6] Cuyahoga County[3]

Company H -

Company I - Many men from Cuyahoga County[3]

Company K - Many men fromCuyahoga County[3]


The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database lists 2,381 men on its roster for this unit. Roster.

Other Sources

  • 41st 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, published books, etc.
  • Hazen, William Babcock. A narrative of military service. (Bethesda, Maryland : University Publications of America, c1993), FHL fiche 6118194
  • Robert L. Kimberly and Ephraim S. Holloway, The Forty-first Ohio Veteran Volunteer Infantry in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865, (Microfilm of original published: Cleveland, Ohio : W.R. Smellie, 1897). FHL film 1688766 item 4 and (Bethesda, Maryland : University Publications of America, c1993) FHL Fiche 6118195
  • United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 41st. Roster of surviving members of the Forty-first Regiment Ohio Veteran Volunteer Infantry in the war of the rebellion. (Columbus, Ohio : Ohio Historical Society, 1988) FHL 1688766 Item 5 and (Bethesda, Maryland : University Publications of America, c1993)FHL Fiche 6118901 and FHL Fiche 6118193

References

  1. National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010).
  2. 2.0 2.1 [http://archive.org/stream/historyofportage00warn#page/382/mode/1up
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 [1]fckLRHistory of Cuyahoga County Ohio. page 111
  4. [2]fckLRHistory of Trumbull and Mahoning Counties page 132
  5. Albert G. Riddle, History of Geauga and Lake Counties, Ohio: with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of its Pioneers and Most Prominent Men, (Evansville, Indiana: Unigraphic, 1973. Reprint of original published: Philadelphia: Williams Bros., 1878), page 50. FHL Q book 977.133 H2wiL
  6. Albert G. Riddle, History of Geauga and Lake Counties, Ohio: with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of its Pioneers and Most Prominent Men, (Evansville, Indiana: Unigraphic, 1973. Reprint of original published: Philadelphia: Williams Bros., 1878), page 51. FHL Q book 977.133 H2wiL

 

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