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The Roster of the 64th Illinois Volunteer Infantry
1st Battalion, Yates Sharp Shooters

Company C

Name and Rank Residence Date of Rank or Enlistment Date of Muster Remarks
Captains
Keasey, Christian B. Springfield December 16, 1861 December 16, 1861 Resigned, June 29, 1862
Keasey, John   June 29, 1863 August 12, 1863 Resigned, April 1, 1864
Fullerton, Thomas C. Freedom April 1, 1864 April 24, 1864 Resigned, October 10, 1864
Yates, James H.   October 10, 1864 January 21, 1865 Mustered out, April 9, 1865, as First Lieutenant
Zewell [or Zuel], William [W.] Wilmington June 2, 1865 June 17, 1865 Mustered out, July 11, 1865

First Lieutenants

Doran, George E. Pleasant Plains December 16, 1861 December 16, 1861 Resigned, June 25, 1862
Keasey, John   June 25, 1863   Promoted
Yates, James H.   April 9, 1864 April 26, 1864 Discharged, January 20, 1865
Zewell [or Zuel], William [W.] Wilmington October 10, 1864 April 10, 1865 Promoted
Seaman, Isaac W. Pleasant Plains June 6, 1865 Not Mustered Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Sergeant

Second Lieutenants

Caine, George A. Rockford December 16, 1861 December 16, 1861 Resigned, September 3, 1862
Keasey, John   September 3, 1862   Promoted
Horner, Thomas P.   February 13, 1864 April 10, 1865 Resigned, April 22, 1865
Ryan, John   July 11, 1865 Not Mustered Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Sergeant
First Sergeant
Brown, Joseph H. Georgetown, Ohio September 3, 1861 December 16, 1861 Deserted, December 7, 1862
Sergeants
Seaman, Isaac W. Pleasant Plains October 13, 1861 December 16, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Smith, Thomas J. Springfield October 13, 1861 December 16, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Dennison, Stephen P. Shelbyville October 20, 1861 December 16, 1861  
Irwin, John B. Pleasant Plains October 13, 1861 December 16, 1861  
Corporals
Gray, John Shelbyville October 20, 1861 December 16, 1861 Discharged, August 17, 1864, as Sergeant; disability
Nimmo, George St. Louis, Missouri September 21, 1861  1861 Deserted, April 14, 1862
Murphy, Daniel Elgin September 3, 1861 December 16, 1861  
Rice, Joseph Shelbyville October 20, 1861 December 16, 1861 Deserted, April 14, 1862
Clark, Edward St. Louis, Missouri September 10, 1861 December 16, 1861 Deserted, April 14, 1862
Hodson, Eli Pleasant Plains October 13, 1861 December 16, 1861 Deserted, April 14, 1862
Deihl, Daniel Pleasant Plains October 27, 1861 December 16, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Rice, Daniel Galena September 3, 1861 December 16, 1861 Deserted, April 14, 1862
Musicians
Courtwright, John T. Pleasant Plains September 17, 1861 December 16, 1861 Discharged, December 7, 1862
Porter, Emanuel Charleston December 7, 1861 December 16, 1861  
Wagoner
Garrett, Robert Springfield October 31, 1861 December 16, 1861 Killed, Corinth, MS, October 4, 1862
Privates
Ashley, Albert New Lenox December 9, 1861 December 16, 1861  
Baker, John Joliet November 4, 1861 December 16, 1861  
Barry, Daniel Joliet November 5, 1861 December 16, 1861 Deserted, February 15, 1862
Bacon, Frederick W.   November 1, 1861 December 16, 1861 Killed on a scout with 1st Alabama Cavalry, October 17, 1863
Barnum, James H. Princeton November 11, 1861 December 16, 1861  
Brophy, Andrew Manteno November 9, 1861 December 16, 1861 Deserted, April 14, 1862
Brady, Bernard B. Springfield October 13, 1861 December 16, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Ballwibner, John Springfield October 20, 1861 December 16, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Bailey, Patrick Shelbyville November 1, 1861 December 16, 1861 Deserted, April 14, 1862
Boyd, James H. Springfield September 3, 1861 December 16, 1861 Transferred to the 16th Missouri Infantry, July 19, 1862
Burke, Patrick Freeport September 8, 1861 December 16, 1861 Transferred to the 16th Missouri Infantry, July 19, 1862
Bowlan, John Bloomington December 15, 1861 December 16, 1861 Deserted, January 11, 1862
Collins, John Pleasant Plains October 13, 1861 December 16, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Conrad, John Beardstown November 13, 1861 December 16, 1861 Deserted, September 7, 1862
Capps, Josiah Pleasant Plains October 13, 1861 December 16, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Connelly, James Springfield November 27, 1861 December 16, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Clark, Henry Joliet October 23, 1861 December 16, 1861  
Denny, Albert Spencer November 5, 1861 December 16, 1861 See Company F
Debord, John Mt. Sterling December 12, 1861 December 16, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Elder, John W. Pleasant Plains October 13, 1861 December 16, 1861 Discharged, October 13, 1862; disability
Fry, John Springfield November 10, 1861 December 16, 1861 Deserted, April 14, 1862
Fegan, Lawrence St. Louis, Missouri September 9, 1861 December 16, 1861 Transferred to the 16th Missouri Infantry, July 19, 1862
Fish, [Ezra] Warren Atkinson October 29, 1861 December 16, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Foley, Patrick Springfield November 13, 1861 December 16, 1861 Discharged, October 24, 1862; disability
Farney, John Joliet November 16, 1861 December 16, 1861  
Ginn, Edward C. Mt. Sterling December 12, 1861 December 16, 1861 Deserted, March 2, 1862
Gillespie, Edward Belvidere September 22, 1861 December 16, 1861 Transferred to the 16th Missouri Infantry, July 19, 1862
Horner, Thomas P. Springfield October 13, 1861 December 16, 1861 See Company G
Hilgenberg, Wilhelm Springfield November 12, 1861 December 16, 1861 Discharged, February 15, 1864
Henry, Thomas Springfield November 11, 1861 December 16, 1861 Discharged for disability
Hurley, Michael St. Louis, Missouri September 10, 1861 December 16, 1861 Transferred to the 16th Missouri Infantry, July 19, 1862
Hanson, Caleb Joliet November 4, 1861 December 16, 1861  
Hogan, John Joliet November 9, 1861 December 16, 1861  
Hiner, Daniel Joliet November 4, 1861 December 16, 1861 See Company E
Ham, Nicholas New Lenox November 26, 1861 December 16, 1861 See Company F
Kelly, Bartholomew Elgin September 13, 1861 December 16, 1861 Discharged, July 2, 1862; disability
Liddan, John Morris December 10, 1861 December 16, 1861  
Lawler, Michael Springfield November 7, 1861 December 16, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Luther, Ferdinand Joliet October 23, 1861 December 16, 1861  
Lahey, Michael Joliet November 22, 1861 December 16, 1861 See Company E
McKeown, Michael Springfield October 16, 1861 December 16, 1861 Deserted, April 20, 1862
McHenry, Henry Joliet November 23, 1861 December 16, 1861  
Moran, Dennis Belvidere September 12, 1861 December 16, 1861 Transferred to the 16th Missouri Infantry, July 19, 1862
Murphy, John W. Springfield October 15, 1861 December 16, 1861 Died, July 2, 1863 at Washington Hospital, Memphis, TN
Maher, Dennis St. Louis, Missouri September 9, 1861 December 16, 1861 Transferred to the 16th Missouri Infantry, July 19, 1862
McCaan [or McCann], John Byron September 14, 1861 December 16, 1861 Transferred to the 16th Missouri Infantry, July 19, 1862
Moran, Peter Chicago September 11, 1861 December 16, 1861 Transferred to the 16th Missouri Infantry, July 19, 1862
O'Meara, John Huntley Grove September 6, 1861 December 16, 1861 Transferred to the 16th Missouri Infantry, July 19, 1862
Probaker, John Springfield November 6, 1861 December 16, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Row, Lewis P. Frankfort December 4, 1861 December 16, 1861  
Riley, Matthew Decatur November 26, 1861 December 16, 1861 Deserted, January 11, 1862
Smith, George A. Springfield November 13, 1861 December 16, 1861 Deserted, December 7, 1862
Shelley, John Springfield November 18, 1861 December 16, 1861  
Smith, William Pekin September 3, 1861 December 16, 1861  
Smith, Davis M. Elgin September 2, 1861 December 16, 1861 Transferred to the 16th Missouri Infantry, July 19, 1862
Thomas, Rush L. Chandlerville October 20, 1861 December 16, 1861 Discharged, October 13, 1862; disability
Tansey, Martin Elgin September 4, 1861 December 16, 1861 Transferred to the 16th Missouri Infantry, July 19, 1862
Warkins, St. Clair Princeton October 12, 1861 December 16, 1861 Deserted, February 8, 1862; second desertion
Washburne, Erastus P. Pleasant Plains October 13, 1861 December 16, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Wallace, Nels S. Springfield October 26, 1861 December 16, 1861  
Wright, Marion Springfield November 5, 1861 December 16, 1861  
Wichser, Frederick Pleasant Plains November 19, 1861 December 16, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Weoneke, Frederick Chicago November 14, 1861 December 16, 1861  
Welch, William Elgin September 2, 1861 December 16, 1861 Transferred to the 16th Missouri Infantry, July 19, 1862
Wright, Richard Rockford September 14, 1861 December 16, 1861 Deserted, April 14, 1862

Veterans

Brady, Bernard D. Springfield January 1, 1864 January 8, 1864 Discharged, February 28, 1865, as First Sergeant
Bullweabner, John New Berlin January 1, 1864 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Brown, James Shelbyville January 1, 1864 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Collins, John Pleasant Plains January 1, 1864 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Conley, James Springfield January 1, 1864 January 8, 1864 Died at Springfield, IL, February 10, 1864
Capps, Josiah Freeport January 27, 1864 January 27, 1864 Died at Chattanooga, TN, May 10, 1864
Deihl, Daniel Pleasant Plains January 1, 1864 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Corporal
Deabord, John Mt. Sterling January 1, 1864 January 8, 1864 In confinement at mustering out of the Regiment
Fish, [Ezra] Warren Joliet January 1, 1864 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Lawler, Michael Springfield January 1, 1864 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Probaker, John Springfield January 1, 1864 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Ryan, John Chicago February 11, 1864 February 11, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Sergeant; Commissioned Second Lieutenant, not mustered
Seamon, Isaac W. Pleasant Plains January 1, 1864 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as First Sergeant; Commissioned First Lieutenant, not mustered
Smith, Thomas J. Springfield January 1, 1864 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Smith, John F. Adams County January 1, 1864 January 8, 1864 Died at Ruff's Mills, GA, July 4, 1864; wounds
Washburne, Erastus P. Pleasant Plains January 1, 1864 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Wrekser, Frederick Pleasant Plains January 1, 1864 January 8, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Corporal
Watkins, William F. Taylorville January 1, 1864 January 8, 1864 Discharged, June 28, 1865
Recruits
Barnett, Benjamin F.   September 20, 1863 December 15, 1863 Mustered out, May 24, 1865
Baker, Francis M. Niantic December 18, 1863 December 18, 1863 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Burnett, Charles H. Eden February 26, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Sergeant
Ball, Joseph Hope February 23, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Sergeant
Booth, Wesley Springfield January 19, 1864 January 19, 1864 Mustered out, May 30, 1865
Burke, Thomas Mendota January 29, 1864 February 16, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Burns, Thomas Springfield December 4, 1863 December 4, 1863 Died, Memphis, TN, February 29, 1864
Bell, John F. Springfield December 19, 1863 December 19, 1863 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Becker, Bernhard Chicago March 25, 1864 March 25, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Burton, Lyman Council Hill April 6, 1865 April 6, 1865 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Babb, Stephen Osceola February 7, 1862    
Bussie, Antonio Quincy February 7, 1862   Discharged, July 6, 1862; disability
Brown, James   January 1, 1862 June 24, 1863 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Bailey, John       Deserted, April 14, 1862
Conley, Thomas Chicago February 26, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Chilcote, James W. Wilmington February 2, 1864 February 2, 1864 Deserted, May 2, 1864
Davis, Littleton   October 16, 1863 December 15, 1863 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Dingan [or Dugan], Robert A. Hope February 23, 1864 March 20, 1864 Absent, sick, at mustering out of Regiment
Debord, David Mt. Sterling February 20, 1864 February 24, 1864 Died at Chattanooga, TN, November 7, 1864
Dongan, John   January 4, 1862 January 4, 1862 Deserted, February 16, 1864
Dirksmore, Stephen       Died at Corinth, MS, November 27, 1862
Fell, Mahlon Hope February 23, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Fowler, Brady Hope February 23, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Fenderson, Daniel Wilmington February 2, 1864 February 2, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Forbs, John A.       Died at Corinth, MS, September 23, 1862
Gunn, Nehemiah Murrayville December 23, 1863 December 23, 1863 Discharged, May 9, 1865
Hackett, James       Deserted, October 20, 1863
Harrison, Columbus Manchester November 27, 1863 November 27, 1863 Absent without leave, since June 28, 1865
Hicks, George F. Manysville December 12, 1863 December 31, 1863 Absent without leave, since June 28, 1865
Hadley, Robert Springfield November 19, 1863 December 31, 1863 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Hadley, John H. Springfield November 12, 1863 December 31, 1863 Died at Ruff's Mills, GA, July 4, 1864; wounds
Holmes, John N. Freedom February 2, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Corporal
Hunter, William C. Bruce February 3, 1864 February 3, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Corporal
Hunter, James C. Bruce February 3, 1864 February 3, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Henderson, Charles Pleasant Plains February 19, 1864 February 19, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Herrien, Charles E. Ottawa February 24, 1864 March 20, 1864 Discharged, April 19, 1865
Hannan, Silas P. Hope February 23, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Ingland, James Carrollton December 1, 1863 December 1, 1863 Mustered out, June 27, 1865
Irwin, Samuel P.   February 15, 1864 February 15, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Kennedy, William T. Manysville December 2, 1863 December 31, 1863 Died at Dallas, GA, May 29, 1864; wounds
Kingsbury, Castello Eden February 29, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, June 20, 1865
Kenny, Cyrus Hope February 23, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Klein [or Kline], David Chicago February 27, 1864 February 27, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865; wounded
Lane, George N. Joliet February 3, 1864 February 3, 1863 [mistake on original, probably should read February 3, 1864] Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Laughlin, William W. Morris March 26, 1864 April 19, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Laughlin, Sylvester W. Morris March 26, 1864 April 19, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Corporal
Liberton, Thomas Milton December 30, 1863 December 30, 1863 Deserted, April 12, 1864
Moore, George F. White Hall November 27, 1863 November 27, 1863 Died, Ft. Schuyler, NY, January 31, 1865
Martin, Alexander B. Eden February 26, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Corporal
McCormick, John G. Bruce February 3, 1864 February 3, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
McDougall, John F. Joliet February 3, 1864 February 3, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
McBane [or McBain], John Allen February 3, 1864 February 3, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
McAllen, Robert L. Bruce February 3, 1864 February 3, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Miller, Charles Ottawa February 28, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Corporal
McNally, Peter Hennepin February 1, 1864 February 16, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
McCann, Charles Morris March 31, 1864 April 19, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Nicholson, William J. Springfield December 23, 1863 December 23, 1863 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
O'Connor, Willis Springfield December 29, 1863 December 29, 1863 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Phillips, Francis Chicago February 26, 1864 February 27, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Roberts, Sidney Chicago February 25, 1864 February 26, 1864 Mustered out, June 5, 1865
Ryan, John   January 1, 1862 June 24, 1863 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Roseman, Peter       Discharged, July 1, 1862; disability
Smith, John Taylorville December 18, 1863 December 18, 1863 Discharged, February 8, 1865
Stilwell, Abel Hope February 23, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Slick, Wadam Chicago February 24, 1864 February 24, 1864 Mustered out, July 14, 1865
Scott, Matthew Lockport February 4, 1864 February 4, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Stevens, George T.   January 1, 1862 January 1, 1862 Transferred to [Company C, 11th Regiment,] Veterans Reserve Corps, April 14, 1864
Stockler, John Quincy February 7, 1862    
Smith, John F.   January 1, 1862 June 24, 1863 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Talman, Ulysses S. Manteno February 27, 1864 March 20, 1864 Died, Atlanta, GA, September 20, 1864
Vance, Joseph [R.] Sangamon County February 23, 1864 March 7, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Whitcomb, John W. Sangamon County February 23, 1864 March 7, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Corporal
White, Jonathan R. Sangamon County February 15, 1864 March 7, 1864 Absent, sick, at mustering out of Regiment
Wagner, John C. Allen February 3, 1864 February 3, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Watkins, William F.   January 1, 1862 June 24, 1863 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Witt, Henry       Killed, Corinth, MS, October 4, 1862

Transcribed by Scott Gutzke, 2005.


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