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=== <br>Companies in this Regiment with County of Origin  ===
 
=== <br>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.<br>
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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.<br>  
  
 
<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/reportofadjutant04illi1#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/reportofadjutant04illi1#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 [[Winnebago County, Illinois#military|Winnebago County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/winnebag.html Winnebago County] web site - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant04illi1#page/432/mode/1up Roster], vol. 4, pages 432-433.<br>
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Company A - many men from [[Winnebago County, Illinois#military|Winnebago County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/winnebag.html Winnebago County] web site - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant04illi1#page/432/mode/1up Roster], vol. 4, pages 432-433.<br>  
  
Company B - many men from [[Cook County, Illinois#military|Cook County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/cook.html Cook County] web site - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant04illi1#page/433/mode/1up Roster], vol. 4, pages 433-435.<br>
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Company B - many men from [[Cook County, Illinois#military|Cook County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/cook.html Cook County] web site - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant04illi1#page/433/mode/1up Roster], vol. 4, pages 433-435.<br>  
  
Company C - many men from [[Winnebago County, Illinois#military|Winnebago County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/winnebag.html Winnebago County] web site - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant04illi1#page/435/mode/1up Roster], vol. 4, pages 435- 436.<br>
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Company C - many men from [[Winnebago County, Illinois#military|Winnebago County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/winnebag.html Winnebago County] web site - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant04illi1#page/435/mode/1up Roster], vol. 4, pages 435- 436.<br>  
  
Company D - many men from [[Cook County, Illinois#military|Cook County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/cook.html Cook County] web site - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant04illi1#page/437/mode/1up Roster], vol. 4, pages 437-438.<br>
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Company D - many men from [[Cook County, Illinois#military|Cook County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/cook.html Cook County] web site - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant04illi1#page/437/mode/1up Roster], vol. 4, pages 437-438.<br>  
  
Company E - many men from [[Cook County, Illinois#military|Cook County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/cook.html Cook County] web site - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant04illi1#page/438/mode/1up Roster], vol. 4, pages 438-440<br>
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Company E - many men from [[Cook County, Illinois#military|Cook County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/cook.html Cook County] web site - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant04illi1#page/438/mode/1up Roster], vol. 4, pages 438-440<br>  
  
Company F - many men from [[Fulton County, Illinois#military|Fulton County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/fulton.html Fulton County] web site - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant04illi1#page/440/mode/1up Roster], vol. 4, pages 440-441.<br>
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Company F - many men from [[Fulton County, Illinois#military|Fulton County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/fulton.html Fulton County] web site - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant04illi1#page/440/mode/1up Roster], vol. 4, pages 440-441.<br>  
  
Company G - many men from [[Peoria County, Illinois#military|Peoria County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/peoria.html Peoria County] web site - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant04illi1#page/442/mode/1up Roster], vol. 4, pages 442-443.<br>
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Company G - many men from [[Peoria County, Illinois#military|Peoria County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/peoria.html Peoria County] web site - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant04illi1#page/442/mode/1up Roster], vol. 4, pages 442-443.<br>  
  
Company H - many men from [[Stephenson County, Illinois#military|Stephenson County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/stephens.html Stephenson County] web site - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant04illi1#page/443/mode/1up Roster], vol. 4, pages 443-445.<br>
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Company H - many men from [[Stephenson County, Illinois#military|Stephenson County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/stephens.html Stephenson County] web site - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant04illi1#page/443/mode/1up Roster], vol. 4, pages 443-445.<br>  
  
Company I - many men from [[Cook County, Illinois#military|Cook County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/cook.html Cook County] web site - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant04illi1#page/445/mode/1up Roster], vol. 4, pages 445-446.<br>
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Company I - many men from [[Cook County, Illinois#military|Cook County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/cook.html Cook County] web site - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant04illi1#page/445/mode/1up Roster], vol. 4, pages 445-446.<br>  
  
 
Company K - many men from [[Champaign County, Illinois#military|Champaign County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/champaig.html Champaign County] - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant04illi1#page/446/mode/1up Roster], vol. 4, pages 446-448.<br>
 
Company K - many men from [[Champaign County, Illinois#military|Champaign County]] - [http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/county/champaig.html Champaign County] - [http://www.archive.org/stream/reportofadjutant04illi1#page/446/mode/1up Roster], vol. 4, pages 446-448.<br>
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The [http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database] lists 1,283 men on its roster for this unit. [http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-soldiers.htm?submitted=1&SDunitCode=UIL0067RI Roster].
  
 
=== <br>Other Sources<br>  ===
 
=== <br>Other Sources<br>  ===

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Brief History

The 67th Regiment, Illinois Infantry was organized at Camp Douglass, Chicago, Illinois on June 13, 1862. It was assigned to guard duty at Camp Douglass until October and mustered out on October 6, 1862[1].

For more information on the history of the 67th Regiment, Illinois Infantry, see the following:

Wikipedia, (accessed 30 Dec 2010) article on the 67th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment.

The Civil War Archive. (accessed 30 Dec 2010) Brief history of the 67th Regiment Infantry.


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.

Company A - many men from Winnebago County - Winnebago County web site - Roster, vol. 4, pages 432-433.

Company B - many men from Cook County - Cook County web site - Roster, vol. 4, pages 433-435.

Company C - many men from Winnebago County - Winnebago County web site - Roster, vol. 4, pages 435- 436.

Company D - many men from Cook County - Cook County web site - Roster, vol. 4, pages 437-438.

Company E - many men from Cook County - Cook County web site - Roster, vol. 4, pages 438-440

Company F - many men from Fulton County - Fulton County web site - Roster, vol. 4, pages 440-441.

Company G - many men from Peoria County - Peoria County web site - Roster, vol. 4, pages 442-443.

Company H - many men from Stephenson County - Stephenson County web site - Roster, vol. 4, pages 443-445.

Company I - many men from Cook County - Cook County web site - Roster, vol. 4, pages 445-446.

Company K - many men from Champaign County - Champaign County - Roster, vol. 4, pages 446-448.

The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database lists 1,283 men on its roster for this unit. Roster.


Other Sources

WEB SITES

  • 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.
  • Illinois State Archives - Illinois Civil War Muster and Descriptive Rolls Database (accessed 14 June 2011). Search by residence, unit, regiment, company or soldier.


BOOKS AND FILMS

  • Civil War Centennial Commission of Illinois. Illinois Military Units in the Civil War. (Springfield, [Ill.]:Civil War Centennial Commission of Illinois, c1962).FHL Collection.FHL US/CAN Book 977.3 M2im and FHL US/CAN FIlm 6334558. Other libraries with this book.  Includes millitary units by county, infantry, cavalry, and artillery regiments, including independent artillery.
  • United States. War Department. Record and Pension Office. Compiled Records Showing Service of Military Units in Volunteer Union Organizations. (Washington, District of Columbia : The National Archives, c1964).FHL Collection 65th-75th Infantry FHL US/CAN Film 1488477. Other libraries with this microfilm. View online at Internet Archives.
  • Vance, Joseph W and Illinois. Adjutant General's Office. Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Illinois, 1861-1866 .(Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1957, 1980).FHL CollectionFHL US/CAN Film 1670784. Other libraries with this book. View online at Internet Archives.Rosters of officers, enlisted men, and historical memoranda of the regiments.

References

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