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The Roster of the 64th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

1st Battalion, Yates Sharp Shooters

Company A

Name and Rank Residence Date of Rank or Enlistment Date of Muster Remarks
Captains
Morrell, John Dayton September 26, 1861 December 3, 1861 Promoted Lieutenant Colonel
Cameron, James C. Ottawa September 12, 1862   Transferred by Promotion to 1st Alabama Cavalry, killed, April 17, 1863
Conger, Charles J. Ophir April 17, 1863 May 23, 1863 Died in hospital at Resaca, GA, October 19, 1864
Moore, David M. Waltham October 18, 1864 October 19, 1864 Mustered out as Captain, December 26, 1864
Woods, Robert M. Springfield July 13, 1865 Not Mustered Mustered out, July 31, 1865 as Adjutant. Promoted Brevet Major of Volunteers, March 13, 1865

First Lieutenants

Cameron, James C. Ottawa September 26, 1861 December 3, 1861 Promoted
Conger, Charles J. Ophir September 12, 1862 November 14, 1862 Promoted
Smith, Frank Ophir April 17, 1863 May 23, 1863 Resigned, October 15, 1864
Bunker, John   October 15, 1864   Mustered out, July 11, 1865

Second Lieutenants

Conger, Charles J. Ophir September 26, 1861 December 3, 1861 Promoted
Smith, Frank Ophir September 12, 1862   Promoted
Moore, David M. Waltham April 17, 1863 April 18, 1863 Promoted
Gaylord, Theodore Freedom October 18, 1864   Discharged, May 17, 1865, as First Sergeant; wounds
Eberhard, Orvil U. Utica July 11, 1865 Not Mustered Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as First Sergeant
First Sergeant
Fullerton, Thomas C. Freedom September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Promoted Adjutant
Sergeants
Smith, Frank Ophir September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Promoted Second Lieutenant
Moore, David M. Waltham September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Promoted First Sergeant then Second Lieutenant
Smith, Theodore D. Freedom September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Promoted First Sergeant, Died at Pulaski, TN, December 8, 1863
Lukens [or Lukins], James N. Ophir September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Transferred by Promotion to 1st Alabama Cavalry, May 22, 1864
Corporals
Amos, Arthur Waltham September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, May 17, 1862; disability
Gaylord, Theodore Freedom September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Wilson, Joseph G. Grand Rapids September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Died at Hamburg, TN, May 11, 1862
Call, Thomas Waltham September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Died, Farmington, MS, May 4, 1862; wounds
Kennedy, Thomas Freedom September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Sergeant, discharged, March 24, 1864 for promotion [as Captain] in 2nd Alabama Infantry, African Descent [later re-designated Co. G, 110th USCT Infantry]
Weaver, Latham [E.] Freedom September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Meeker, Howland Dayton September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Promoted First Sergeant then Second Lieutenant, Company K
Kellogg, Henry A. Freedom September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, September 17, 1862; disability
Musicians
Kellogg, George W. Freedom September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, July 7, 1863 by reason of Promotion to [First] Lieutenant [Commissary Officer], 1st Alabama Cavalry
Broeser, Charles Freedom September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran; prisoner of war
Wagoner
Lewis, Edward G. Freedom October 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Privates
Anderson, Andrew Freedom September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861  
Ames, Luther S. Waltham September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Promoted Quartermaster Sergeant
Abbott, George W. Tennessee November 9, 1861 November 20, 1861 Deserted, August 18, 1862
Anderson, Joseph Colchester December 13, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Belknap, Augustus Waltham September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Butler, Addison R. Freedom September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, May 17, 1862; disability
Beard, Edwin Ophir September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Barstow, Charles S. Dayton December 2, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, May 17, 1862; disability
Beard, John Freedom October 10, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Beatty, Robert Dayton October 10, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Blanchard, William Tennessee November 9, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Brenenstuhl, Sidney M. Osage, Kansas November 23, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Call, Simeon Waltham September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861  
Colder, Roderick Earlville November 2, 1861 November 20, 1861 Killed, Corinth, MS, October 4, 1862
Cochran, Stephen D. Tennessee November 23, 1861 November 20, 1861 Mustered out and reenlisted as Recruit
Clayton, Francis M. Tennessee December 4, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, January 30, 1865
Chum, George Yorkville, Wisconsin December 11, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, November 26, 1862; disability
Dinwiddie, Robert Tennessee December 13, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, October 13, 1862; disability
Daggett, Hiram Freedom September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861  
Douglas, Lewis Tennessee November 23, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Delay, Jacob Tennessee December 4, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, September 17, 1862; disability
Eberhard, Norval W. Utica September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Francis, Homer Tennessee November 23, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, May 17, 1862; disability
Fuller, Josiah Tennessee September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Griffin, Asa T. Colchester December 13, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Hall, Richard Tennessee December 13, 1861 November 20, 1861 Mustered out, January 21, 1865
Hume, James M. Colchester December 13, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Hinckley, William H. Freedom September 23, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Harwood, James C. Freedom September 23, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran; prisoner of war
Hutton, William B. Brookfield September 23, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Howard, Walter Dayton September 23, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Hatham, Joseph Freedom October 17, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, May 17, 1862; disability
Holderby, John Meredosia October 18, 1861 November 20, 1861 Deserted, August 18, 1862
Hill, William Tennessee November 23, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Hass, William Magnolia November 26, 1861 November 20, 1861 Transferred to 1st Illinois Cavalry, March 15, 1862
Hutchinson, William A. Tennessee December 4, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, September 17, 1862; disability
Jennings, Hernden Tennessee December 4, 1861 November 20, 1861 Mustered out, June 2, 1865; prisoner of war
Johnson, Sindey M. Tennessee December 4, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, July 19, 1862; disability
Kellogg, Frank S. Waltham September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, March 24, 1864, for promotion [as Second Lieutenant] in 2nd Alabama Infantry, African Descent [later re-designated Co. G, 110th USCT Infantry]
Keithly, David Blandinsville November 23, 1861 November 20, 1861 Mustered out, January 26, 1865
Kellogg, Benjamin F. Waltham December 2, 1861 November 20, 1861 Transferred to 1st Alabama Cavalry, November 3, 1863
Lukens [or Lukins], Thomas W. Ophir September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Lower, John Tennessee December 4, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, September 28, 1862; disability
Mack, John Earlville November 2, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
McKay, James Dayton November 2, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, October 22, 1861; disability
Mosher, John M. Ophir September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, October 12, 1862; disability
Mase, Willard N. Ottawa September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Mills, Edwin Brookfield October 10, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
McLain, John F. Earlville November 2, 1861 November 20, 1861  
Morris [or Norris], Oliver Waltham September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Died at Quincy, IL, February 13, 1862
Mosher, William Yorkville, Wisconsin December 11, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, May 17, 1862; disability
Newton, Joseph Colchester November 23, 1861 November 20, 1861  
Nelson, James Tennessee December 4, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, October 26, 1862; disability
Olson, Lars [S.] Freedom September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
O'Neil, Davis Earlville November 2, 1861 November 20, 1861 Transferred to Mulligan's Brigade, February 7, 1862
Phillips, Jehoida N. Freedom September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Killed, Corinth, MS, October 4, 1862
Patterson, Joseph Tennessee November 23, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Peck, Orin Tennessee December 13, 1861 November 20, 1861  
Ramsey, George W. Colchester December 13, 1861 November 20, 1861 Died at Jackson, TN, September 8, 1862
Reynolds, William S. Prophet December 12, 1861 November 20, 1861 Died at Farmington, MS, May 4, 1862; wounds
Rinker, Frederick N. Grand Rapids September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861  
Rinker, Charles Grand Rapids September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, June 27, 1862; disability
Reynolds, Gardiner Prophet September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged for expiration of service, January 21, 1865
Reynolds, Edwin Grand Rapids September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Rouse, George H. Tennessee December 13, 1861 November 20, 1861 See Company E
Steel, Nelson Tennessee December 4, 1861 November 20, 1861  
Stephens, James Tennessee December 4, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, May 17, 1862; disability
Spring, James M. Brookfield September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Sparks, Rufus T. Freedom September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Sampson, Lafayette Freedom September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Smith, Henry Freedom September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Died at Farmington, MS, May 15, 1862
Spyva, Ando Tennessee November 23, 1861 November 20, 1861 Deserted at St. Louis; 2nd desertion
Simmons, James Tennessee December 13, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, September 17, 1862; disability
Shippey, Daniel P. Colchester December 13, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Tolman, John W. Tennessee December 13, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Underhill, Lodowick Tennessee December 4, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, September 20, 1862; disability
Willard, Lewis Freedom October 17, 1861 November 20, 1861 Discharged, May 17, 1861; disability
Wright, John G. Freedom September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Promoted Commissary Sergeant
Wemple, Thompson Freedom September 25, 1861 November 20, 1861 Died at Big Springs, MS, July 7, 1862
Way, Charles Tennessee December 4, 1861 November 20, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Webb, George W. Hill's Grove December 13, 1861 November 20, 1861 Died at Corinth, MS, November 18, 1862

Veterans

Anderson, Joseph Colchester December 31, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Broeser, Charles Freedom December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, June 2, 1865; prisoner of war
Belknap, Augustus Waltham December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out; July 11, 1865, as Sergeant
Beard, John Freedom December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Beard, Edwin Ophir December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Brenenstuhl, Sidney M. Camp Point December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Sergeant
Blanchard, William McDonough County December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Beatty, Robert Dayton December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Killed, Dallas, GA, May 27, 1864
Dennis, Henry P. Ottawa December 27, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Douglas, Lewis Tennessee December 29, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Fuller, Josiah Tennessee December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Eberhard, Norval N. Utica December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as First Sergeant, Commissioned First Lieutenant, Not Mustered
Griffin, Asa T. Colchester December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Corporal
Gaylord, Theodore Freedom December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 First Sergeant, Discharged for wounds received at Decatur, GA, Commissioned Second Lieutenant, Not Mustered
Hume, James M. Joliet December 30, 1863 December 30, 1863 Promoted Commissary Sergeant
Hill, William Tennessee January 1, 1864 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Hinckley, William H. Freedom December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Promoted Sergeant Major
Harwood, James C. Freedom December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865; was prisoner
Hutton, William B. Brookfield December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Transferred to [Company B, 6th Regiment,] Veterans Reserve Corps, January 27, 1865
Howard, Walter Dayton December 25, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Musician
Lukins, [or Lukens], Thomas W. Ophir December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Detailed in 1st Alabama Cavalry [as Sergeant Major], mustered out to date, July 11, 1865
Lewis, Edward G. Ophir January 1, 1864 January 8, 1864 Promoted Quartermaster Sergeant
Mack, John Earlville December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Mills, Edwin Brookfield December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Transferred to the U.S. Navy, by order of the War Department
Morse, Willard N. Freedom December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Discharged for promotion [as First Lieutenant, Company A, 135th USCT Infantry], March 27, 1865, by order of the War Department
Olsen, Lars Freedom December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Corporal
Patterson, Joseph Tennessee December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Musician
Reynolds, Edwin Grand Rapids December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Corporal
Spring, James Brookfield December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out to date from July 11, 1865
Sparks, Rufus T. Freedom December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Promoted Second Lieutenant, Company F, April 1865
Shippey, Daniel P. Colchester December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, June 11, 1865, as Sergeant
Sampson, Lafayette Freedom December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, June 11, 1865, as Sergeant
Tolmon, John W. Tennessee December 25, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, June 11, 1865, as Corporal
Weaver, Latham [E.] Freedom December 24, 1863 January 8, 1864 Sergeant, Discharged for promotion in the 1st Alabama Cavalry
Way, Charles Tennessee December 29, 1863 January 8, 1864 Absent, sick at Muster out of Regiment
Willard, Stillson [Stilson E.] Freedom December 27, 1863 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Recruits
Averill, Charles W. Tennessee February 17, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Bourne, Henry Ottawa December 21, 1863 February 16, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Bonnell, Charles W. Ottawa December 23, 1863 February 16, 1864 Discharged, June ??, 1865; disability
Buckingham, John [C.] Ottawa December 24, 1863 February 16, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Barnhart, Christopher       Deserted, August 18, 1862
Baldwin, Cyrus S. Freedom August 15, 1862 August 15, 1862 Mustered out, May 22, 1865
Butler, Granville Freedom July 21, 1862   Mustered out, May 31, 1865
Butler, Hiram F. Freedom August 16, 1862    
Butterfield, Melvin Freedom August 14, 1862   Died, Corinth, MS, December 9, 1862
Cudaback, Milton F. Waltham February 13, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Carroll, Michael Joliet February 2, 1864 February 2, 1864 Died, Rome, GA, August ??, 1864
Coughlin [or Caughlin], Michael Wilmington January 26, 1864 January 26, 1864 Mustered out, July 1, 1865
Carter, Robert Ottawa January 4, 1864 February 16, 1864 Killed, Dallas, GA, May 27, 1864
Carpenter, Henry Wilmington February 2, 1864 February 2, 1864 Discharged, February 27, 1865; disability
Carpenter, Philander Wilmington February 2, 1864 February 2, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Cummings, Michael Wilmington January 26, 1864 January 26, 1864 Mustered out, June 17, 1865
Curtis, John [or Jabez]   February 22, 1864   Died at Ottawa, IL, March 6, 1864
Cochrane [or Cochran], Stephen D. Tennessee January 29, 1864 April 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Druitt, John H. Freedom August 10, 1862   Transferred to [Company D, 15th Regiment,] Veterans Reserve Corps.
Dewitt, George A. Ottawa January 5, 1864 February 16, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Day, George E. Freedom August 15, 1862   Died August 7, 1864; wounds
Day, Lionel Freedom August 16, 1862    
Dunn, Francis W. Freedom August 28, 1862    
Dunn, Newell R. Freedom August 28, 1862    
Dibble, Cormi Walton February 15, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Dingman, John M. Utica February 24, 1864 March 20, 1864 Discharged, January 8, 1865; disability
Dennis, Henry P.       Re-enlisted as Veteran
Emerick [or Emrich], Julius Utica February 13, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Eustis, John H. Freedom August 10, 1862   Mustered out, May 31, 1865
Eustis, Edwin Freedom August 11, 1862   Mustered out, May 30, 1865; prisoner of war
Eustis, Lyman S. Freedom August 12, 1862   Mustered out, May 31, 1865
Ferguson, William E. Quincy February 17, 1864 April 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Ferguson, William E.   February 17, 1862 July 25, 1863  
Gorham, Irwin Leroy New Lenox February 2, 1864 February 2, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Howard, Sylvester B. Dayton January 29, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Hartley, Cyrus F. Wilmington February 2, 1864 February 2, 1864 Discharged, May 26, 1865; disability
Harrett, Mahlon A. Ottawa February 22, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Holmes, John Hope February 23, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Hardy, Isaac B. Freedom August 16, 1862   Mustered out, May 31, 1865, as Corporal
Kennedy, William A. Waltham February 23, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Kelly, Jacob South Ottawa January 2, 1864 February 16, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Motter, Abraham Mt. Morris December 9, 1863 December 15, 1863 Mustered out, May 30, 1865; prisoner of war
Morse, Menzo J. Ottawa January 4, 1864 January 4, 1864 Mustered out, July 21, 1865
McKay, James Dayton February 12, 1864 March 20, 1864 Veteran [See Company A]; discharged March 1, 1865; disability
Maher, Jerry Wilmington January 26, 1864 January 26, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Myers, John Grundy [County?] March 15, 1864 April 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Morehouse, Martin O. Freedom August 15, 1862   Mustered out, May 30, 1865; prisoner of war
Nance, Frederick [W.] Tennessee February 17, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Peterson, Peter Adams February 24, 1864 March 20, 1864 Died at Decatur, AL, May 20, 1864
Phillips, Barney [H.] Joliet February 2, 1864 February 2, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Powell, Truman S. Ottawa January 4, 1864 January 4, 1864 Discharged, June ??, 1865; disability
Parker, Henry Tennessee February 10, 1862   Prisoner of war?
Smith, Charles E. Utica February 11, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865; on furlough
Smith, James G. Ottawa December 20, 1863 February 16, 1864 Mustered out, May 30, 1865; prisoner of war
Savage, Thomas H. Ottawa February 10, 1864 March 20, 1864 Absent, sick at muster out of the Regiment
Sweeney, James Joliet January 26, 1864 January 26, 1864 Discharged, June ??, 1865; disability
Salisbury, Andrew G. Ottawa February 21, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Smith, Levi D. Freedom August 6, 1862   Discharged, March 24, 1864, for promotion in 1st Alabama Cavalry
Terry, Peter K. Ottawa December 24, 1863 February 16, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Thacker, Robert J. Lincoln March 31, 1864 May 3, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Weaver, Cyrus Freedom April 14, 1862 August 15, 1862 Mustered out, May 31, 1865
Williard, Lewis C. Freedom February 11, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865; wounded
Wright, Henry E. Freedom February 13, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, May 30, 1865; prisoner of war
Williams, Curtis Wilmington January 19, 1864 January 19, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Westicott, John Ottawa December 21, 1863 February 16, 1864 Killed, Dallas, GA, May 27, 1864

Transcribed by Scott Gutzke, 2005.


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