7th Regiment, Illinois Infantry

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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.
 
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 [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/reportofadjutant01illi1#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
 
 
Company B - many men from
 
 
Company C - many men from
 
 
Company D - many men from
 
 
Company E - many men from
 
 
Company F - many men from
 
 
Company G - many men from
 
 
Company H - many men from
 
 
Company I - many men from
 
 
Company K - many men from
 
 
Unassigned Recruits -
 
  
 
=== <br>Other Sources<br> ===
 
=== <br>Other Sources<br> ===

Revision as of 15:53, 16 August 2011

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Brief History

 The 7th Regiment, Illinois Infantry was organized at Camp Yates, Illinois, and mustered in April 12, 1861.  It was mustered out July 25, 1861.


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.


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