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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 [[Champaign County, Illinois|Champaign County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/champaig.html Champaign County] - web site -&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant07illi1#page/404/mode/1up Roster], vol. 7, page 404.
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*Company A - many men from [[Champaign County, Illinois|Champaign County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/champaig.html Champaign County] - web site -&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant07illi1#page/404/mode/1up Roster], vol. 7, page 404.  
*Company B - many men from [[Douglas County, Illinois|Douglas]], [[Jersey County, Illinois|Jersey]],&nbsp;and [[Champaign County, Illinois|Champaign]] counties - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/douglas.html Douglas], [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/jersey.html Jersey<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1314738663796_773" />],&nbsp;and [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/champaig.html Champaign] county web sites -&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant07illi1#page/405/mode/1up Roster], vol. 7, page 405.
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*Company B - many men from [[Douglas County, Illinois|Douglas]], [[Jersey County, Illinois|Jersey]],&nbsp;and [[Champaign County, Illinois|Champaign]] counties - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/douglas.html Douglas], [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/jersey.html Jersey<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1314738663796_773" />],&nbsp;and [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/champaig.html Champaign] county web sites -&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant07illi1#page/405/mode/1up Roster], vol. 7, page 405.  
*Company C - many men from Assorted counties - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant07illi1#page/407/mode/1up Roster], vol. 7, page 407.
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*Company C - many men from Assorted counties - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant07illi1#page/407/mode/1up Roster], vol. 7, page 407.  
*Company D - many men from [[Bond County, Illinois|Bond County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/bond.html Bond County] web site -&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant07illi1#page/409/mode/1up Roster], vol. 7, page 409.
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*Company D - many men from [[Bond County, Illinois|Bond County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/bond.html Bond County] web site -&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant07illi1#page/409/mode/1up Roster], vol. 7, page 409.  
*Company E - many men from [[Lawrence County, Illinois|Lawrence County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/lawrence.html Lawrence County] web site -&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant07illi1#page/410/mode/1up Roster], vol. 7, page 410.
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*Company E - many men from [[Lawrence County, Illinois|Lawrence County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/lawrence.html Lawrence County] web site -&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant07illi1#page/410/mode/1up Roster], vol. 7, page 410.  
*Company F - many men from [[Randolph County, Illinois|Randolph County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/randolph.html Randolph County] web site -&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant07illi1#page/412/mode/1up Roster], vol. 7, page 412.
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*Company F - many men from [[Randolph County, Illinois|Randolph County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/randolph.html Randolph County] web site -&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant07illi1#page/412/mode/1up Roster], vol. 7, page 412.  
*Company G - many men from Assorted counties - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant07illi1#page/414/mode/1up Roster], vol. 7, page 414.
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*Company G - many men from Assorted counties - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant07illi1#page/414/mode/1up Roster], vol. 7, page 414.  
*Company H - many men from [[Effingham County, Illinois|Effingham County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/effingha.html Effingham County] web site -&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant07illi1#page/415/mode/1up Roster], vol. 7, page&nbsp;415.
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*Company H - many men from [[Effingham County, Illinois|Effingham County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/effingha.html Effingham County] web site -&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant07illi1#page/415/mode/1up Roster], vol. 7, page&nbsp;415.  
*Company I - many men from [[Washington County, Illinois|Washington County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/washingt.html Washington County] web site -&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant07illi1#page/417/mode/1up Roster], vol. 7, page 417.
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*Company I - many men from [[Washington County, Illinois|Washington County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/washingt.html Washington County] web site -&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant07illi1#page/417/mode/1up Roster], vol. 7, page 417.  
 
*Company K - many men from [[Morgan County, Illinois|Morgan County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/morgan.html Morgan County] web site -&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant07illi1#page/419/mode/1up Roster], vol. 7, page 419.<br>
 
*Company K - many men from [[Morgan County, Illinois|Morgan County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/morgan.html Morgan County] web site -&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant07illi1#page/419/mode/1up Roster], vol. 7, page 419.<br>
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The [http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database] lists 1,442 men on its roster for this unit. [http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-soldiers.htm?submitted=1&SDunitCode=UIL0154RI Roster].
  
 
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Brief History


The 145th Regiment, Illinois Infantry was organized at Camp Butler and mustered in February 21, 1865.  They moved to Tullahoma, Tennessee., May 13-15; thence to Nashville June 11 and Garrison duty there until September. It mustered out September 18, 1865.  [1]

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


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.

The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database lists 1,442 men on its roster for this unit. Roster.


Other Sources

WEBSITES

  • 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 ‘Illinois 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.
  • Illinois in the Civil War describes many Confederate and Union sources, specifically for Illinois, 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.


BOOKS

References

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