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

Company E

Name and Rank Residence Date of Rank or Enlistment Date of Muster Remarks

Captains

Grover, David G. Joliet December 31, 1861 December 31, 1861 Killed in battle [Corinth, MS], October 11, 1862
Manning, Michael W. Joliet October 4, 1862 October 25, 1862 Promoted Lieutenant Colonel
Moore, Edwin H. Shirley February 19, 1864 May 7, 1864 Mustered out July 11, 1865

First Lieutenants

Manning, Michael W. Joliet December 31, 1861 December 31, 1861 Promoted
Moore, Edwin H. Shirley October 4, 1862 December 16, 1862 Promoted
Bargis, George Princeton February 19, 1864 April 18, 1864 Mustered out December 30, 1864
Feely, Patrick Joliet May 8, 1865 May 20, 1865 Mustered out July 11, 1865

Second Lieutenants

Moore, Edwin H. Shirley December 31, 1861 February 7, 1862 Promoted
Bargis, George Princeton October 4, 1862 March 25, 1863 Promoted
Becker, John Joliet February 19, 1864 April 18, 1864 Promoted Company D
Monahon, Thomas Joliet July 11, 1865 Not Mustered Mustered out July 11, 1865, as Sergeant

First Sergeant

Watson, Robert W. Minooka October 26, 1861 December 31, 1861  

Sergeants

Becker, John Joliet November 3, 1861 December 31, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Leonard, William Joliet November 9, 1861 December 31, 1861 Discharged for promotion in Second Alabama Infantry, African Descent

Bargis, George

Princeton October 23, 1861 December 31, 1861 Promoted First Sergeant, then Second Lieutenant
Feely, Patrick Joliet October 26, 1861 December 31, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran

Corporals

Smith, Thomas Jackson December 9, 1861 December 31, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Hibbert, John C. Elgin September 14, 1861 December 31, 1861 Transferred to the 16th Missouri Infantry, July 19, 1862
Pennington, Samuel W. Middleton October 20, 1861 December 31, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Preston, Charles Joliet November 26, 1861 December 31, 1861 Mustered out December 31, 1864
Lavis, Samuel Athens November 9, 1861 December 31, 1861 Deserted, June 23, 1862
Paul, William Troy October 25, 1861 December 31, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Colwell, Matthew Wilmington November 22, 1861 December 31, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Smith, John Joliet October 29, 1861 December 31, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran

Musicians

Doty, John Joliet November 4, 1861 December 31, 1861 Promoted Principle Musician
Marsh, Gilbert Tennessee December 9, 1861 December 31, 1861  

Wagoner

Babb, Abner Princeton December 19, 1861 December 31, 1861 Mustered out January 14, 1865

Privates

Allen, George Joliet November 26, 1861 December 31, 1861 Mustered out February 11, 1865
Allen, Merrick Joliet November 26, 1861 December 31, 1861 Died, Farmington, MS, May 14, 1862; wounds
Brilland, Charles St. Louis, Missouri September 14, 1861 December 31, 1861 Transferred to the 16th Missouri Infantry, July 19, 1862
Boyd, William T. Joliet December 11, 1861 December 31, 1861 Discharged, May 1, 1862; disability
Boyd, John N. Joliet December 11, 1861 December 31, 1861 Discharged, May 1, 1862; disability
Brown, Peter Channahon October 25, 1861 December 31, 1861 Killed, Corinth, MS, October 4, 1862
Belwood, John Joliet November 10, 1861 December 31, 1861 Deserted, November 30, 1862
Bhymer, Owen Tennessee December 22, 1861 December 31, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Cunningham, Freeman Winnebago County December 26, 1861 December 31, 1861 Deserted, May 11, 1862
Clark, Henry S. Lockport October 23, 1861 December 31, 1861 First Sergeant. Killed, Corinth, MS, October 4, 1862
Constantine, John Wilmington November 22, 1861 December 31, 1861 Deserted, September 5, 1863
Conlehan, Thomas Aux Sable December 20, 1861 December 31, 1861 Discharged, January 8, 1862; disability
Dolan, Albert Channahon October 29, 1861 December 31, 1861  
Deegan, John Lockport November 3, 1861 December 31, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Dougherty, John Lockport October 29, 1861 December 31, 1861 Mustered out December 31, 1864
Daily, Thomas Channahon October 25, 1861 December 31, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Donevan, Cornelius Peoria November 1, 1861 December 31, 1861 Discharged, July 26, 1862; disability
Dutter, Peter Joliet December 13, 1861 December 31, 1861 Mustered out December 31, 1864
Duffee, James Joliet December 20, 1861 December 31, 1861 Deserted, December 31, 1863
Dougherty, Timothy Lockport December 11, 1861 December 31, 1861 Deserted, May 11, 1862
Egan, Andrew Joliet December 29, 1861 December 31, 1861 Deserted, May 31, 1864
Finnegan, Barney St. Louis, Missouri September 14, 1861 December 31, 1861 Transferred to the 16th Missouri Infantry, July 19, 1862
Freeman, William R. Walnut Grove December 25, 1861 December 31, 1861 Discharged, May 1, 1862; disability
Freckleton, James Aux Sable October 26, 1861 December 31, 1861 Deserted, January 6, 1862
Garlick, Thomas Lockport December 28, 1861 December 31, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Gifford, Darwin N. Joliet December 3, 1861 December 31, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Gratz, Jacob Long Tree December 16, 1861 December 31, 1861  
Hall, Oliver Nashville December 21, 1861 December 31, 1861 Deserted, January 14, 1862
Hall, William Joliet October 25, 1861 December 31, 1861 Mustered out December 31, 1864
Hinman, Henry   October 23, 1861 December 31, 1861  
Hanberry, John LaSalle December 8, 1861 December 31, 1861 Killed, near Atlanta, GA, July 28, 1864
Hembuh, Augustus Springfield December 23, 1861 December 31, 1861 Deserted, February 1, 1862
Hogle, John W. Mt. Vernon October 19, 1861 December 31, 1861 Deserted, January 23, 1862
Jones, Charles Galena November 4, 1861 December 31, 1861 Mustered out December 31, 1864
Johnson, Peter Morris December 13, 1861 December 31, 1861 Discharged, June 27, 1862; disability
Jackson, John [or Frank] Kankakee November 15, 1861 December 31, 1861 Mustered out December 31, 1864
Lennan, Patrick Joliet November 1, 1861 December 31, 1861 Deserted, February 18, 1862
Lulam, John Joliet October 25, 1861 December 31, 1861 Discharged, June 28, 1862; disability
Lewis, Joseph Homer December 1, 1861 December 31, 1861 Deserted, January 7, 1862
Lane, William Joliet October 26, 1861 December 31, 1861 Deserted, January 14, 1862
McEvoy, John Joliet December 3, 1861 December 31, 1861 Deserted, May 11, 1862
McIntyre, Daniel Florid December 24, 1861 December 31, 1861 Discharged, June 20, 1862; disability
Mettemore, Antonio Joliet December 20, 1861 December 31, 1861 Deserted, October 4, 1862
Monahan, Thomas Joliet October 26, 1861 December 31, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
McElliott, Michael Joliet November 26, 1861 December 31, 1861 Killed, Corinth, MS, October 4, 1862
McCann, Hugh Joliet October 26, 1861 December 31, 1861 Discharged, March 17, 1862; disability
Males, James Joliet November 22, 1861 December 31, 1861 Died, Quincy, IL, February 17, 1862
Moran, John Joliet October 26, 1861 December 31, 1861 Deserted, February 18, 1862
Pryor, John Joliet December 22, 1861 December 31, 1861 Deserted, November 30, 1862
Pendergrass, Michael Morris December 22, 1861 December 31, 1861 Discharged, May 1, 1862; disability
Peach, Hugh Hamilton December 25, 1861 December 31, 1861 Discharged, May 21, 1862; disability
Quill, William Joliet December 26, 1861 December 31, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Reynolds, Patrick Wilmington October 23, 1861 December 31, 1861  
Roland, Thomas Joliet November 22, 1861 December 31, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Ruth, Adam Long Tree December 22, 1861 December 31, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Rouse, Isaac M. Colchester December 22, 1861 December 31, 1861 Discharged, June 28, 1862; disability
Rider, Daniel C. Sterling December 24, 1861 December 31, 1861 Discharged, March 17, 1862; disability
Rider, Harland D. Sterling December 24, 1861 December 31, 1861 Discharged, September 13, 1862; disability
Ryan, Patrick Sterling December 24, 1861 December 31, 1861 Died, Pulaski, TN, December 9, 1863
Short, Jacob Homer December 30, 1861 December 31, 1861 Deserted, January 7, 1862
Sulivan [or Sullivan], John Joliet October 26, 1861 December 31, 1861  
Sumner, Henry Nashville October 23, 1861 December 31, 1861 Discharged, December 26, 1862
Stimulee, August Princeton December 26, 1861 December 31, 1861  
Wallace, Edward Morris December 1, 1861 December 31, 1861  
Watson, Thomas Minooka October 26, 1861 December 31, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Walter, Erhardt Colchester December 22, 1861 December 31, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Wood, Benjamin Joliet December 25, 1861 December 31, 1861  
Zarnall, Jacob Tennessee December 22, 1861 December 31, 1861 Deserted, September 11, 1862

Veterans

Becker, John Freeport January 27, 1864 January 27, 1864 Promoted First Sergeant, then Second Lieutenant
Bhymer, Owen Tennessee December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Bryan, Daniel Glendale, Mississippi December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Died, Rome, GA, August 14, 1864
Colwell, Matthew Wilmington December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Claunch, John Glendale, Mississippi December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Mustered out, February 30, 1865, to date December 30, 1864; first enlistment
Doty, John Joliet December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Re-enlist from Principal Musician. Re-appointed
Deegan, John Lockport December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Discharged, March 13, 1864
Daily, Thomas Channahon December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Feely, Patrick Joliet December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Promoted First Sergeant, then First Lieutenant
Flake, Chapman A. Iuka, Mississippi December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Mustered out, May 31, 1865; first enlistment
Griffin, Charles S. Joliet December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Killed, Ruff's Mills, GA, July 4, 1864
Garlick, Thomas Lockport December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Gifford, Darwin N. Joliet December 30, 1863 December 30, 1863 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Corporal
Hughes, Robert P. Iuka, Mississippi December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Mustered out, May 31, 1865; first enlistment
Ham, David F. Glendale, Mississippi December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865; first enlistment
Loring, George V. Bloomington December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Sergeant. On furlough at mustering out of Regiment
Leahey, Michael Joliet December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Absent, in arrest, at mustering out of Regiment
Long, Silmon Glendale, Mississippi December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Long, James W. Glendale, Mississippi December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Monahan, Thomas Joliet December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Commissioned Second Lieutenant
Pennington, Samuel W. Middleton December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Corporal
Pounders, James W. Glendale, Mississippi December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Died, Decatur, AL, June 28, 1864
Pounders, William J. Glendale, Mississippi December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Paul, William Troy December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Died, Georgia, June 30, 1864
Quill, William Joliet December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Ruth, Adam Joliet December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Rowland, Thomas Channahon December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Discharged, March 16, 1865; disability
Smith, Thomas Joliet December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Smith, John Joliet December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Absent, in arrest, at mustering out of Regiment
Smelsor, John B. Glendale, Mississippi December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Died, Bowling Green, KY, December 8, 1864; wounds
Tanner, James F. Glendale, Mississippi December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Transferred to [157th Company, 2nd Battalion,] Veterans Reserve Corps, May 1, 1864
Tanner, John W. Glendale, Mississippi December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Thorn, George W. Glendale, Mississippi December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Tucker, Pleasant M. Glendale, Mississippi December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Killed, Kenesaw Mountain, GA, June 25, 1864
Walter, Erhardt Joliet December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865; detached service
Watson, Thomas Minooka December 31, 1863 January 9, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as First Sergeant
Recruits
Adams, Charles   January 2, 1863 July 10, 1863 Deserted, April 1, 1865
Barnhardt, John Ottawa February 27, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 14, 1865; prisoner of war
Bailey, Henry Chicago February 12, 1864 February 29, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Borner [or Boarner], George Chicago February 17, 1864 February 29, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Borner, Henry Chicago February 24, 1864 February 29, 1864 Absent, sick, at mustering out of Regiment
Blasergame, John C.   December 19, 1862 July 10, 1863 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Bryan, Daniel Glendale, Mississippi March 5, 1863 July 10, 1863 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Cannairos, Jacob Joliet April 18, 1862    
Conway, John State of Alabama September 12, 1862    
Claunch, John Glendale, Mississippi January 31, 1863 July 10, 1863 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Cooper, Benjamin       Deserted, May 11, 1862
Crockett, John   October 30, 1863 December 17, 1863 Deserted, January 6, 1864
Conway, George W.   September 11, 1862 July 10, 1863 Died, Corinth, MS, December 11, 1863
Campbell, Thomas Chicago February 22, 1864 February 29, 1864 Mustered out, July 18, 1865; prisoner of war
Cunningham, John Hennepin January 26, 1864 February 16, 1864 See Company K
Clutter, William H.   January 30, 1862 February 28, 1862 Promoted Hospital Steward
Dolan, Thomas       Discharged, September 29, 1863; disability
Derenger, John G. Chicago March 31, 1864 March 31, 1864 Died, Midway, SC, February 7, 1865
Einiger, Jacob Chicago February 23, 1864 February 29, 1864 Killed, Ruff's Mills, GA, July 4, 1864
Forney, John C.   November 1, 1861   Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Flake, William Decatur February 14, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Friese, William Chicago March 17, 1864 March 17, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Flake, Chapman A. State of Alabama September 11, 1862 July 10, 1863 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Foster, Jesse A.   December 19, 1862 July 10, 1863 Absent, on furlough, at mustering out of Regiment
Griffin, Charles S. Joliet April 18, 1862 July 10, 1863 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Gotha [or Gotto], Peter Chicago February 17, 1864 February 29, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Graw, Conrad Granville January 2, 1864 February 15, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Gline, Michael Chicago February 1, 1864 March 20, 1864  
Gortney, William [J.] Decatur November 10, 1863 December 31, 1863 Discharged, June 17, 1865; disability
Goth [or Gotto], John Chicago February 23, 1864 February 29, 1864 Killed, near Atlanta, GA, August 11, 1864
Hanson, Caleb   November 7, 1862    
Hiner, Daniel       Discharged, August 1, 1862; disability
Hoppen, Charles Chicago December 31, 1863 December 31, 1863 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Houston, J.        
Heckner, Joseph Chicago February 1, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Heiter, Joseph Chicago February 29, 1864 February 29, 1864 Deserted, March 16, 1864
Hoffnagel, John Chicago March 19, 1864 March 21, 1864 Died, Chattanooga, TN, August 5, 1864; wounds
Hack, John L. Chicago March 23, 1864 March 23, 1864 Veteran. Promoted Sergeant, then First Lieutenant, Company B
Hildebrant, John Chicago February 11, 1864 February 29, 1864 Deserted, March 14, 1864
Hughs [or Hughes], William W. State of Alabama September 11, 1862 July 10, 1863 Mustered out, June 13, 1865
Hughs [or Hughes], Robert P. State of Alabama September 11, 1862 July 10, 1863 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Hughs [or Hughes], James C. State of Alabama September 11, 1862 July 10, 1863 Mustered out, May 31, 1865
Hughs [or Hughes], Daniel [or David] A. State of Alabama September 11, 1862 July 10, 1863 Mustered out, May 31, 1865
Ham, David F. Glendale, Mississippi January 2, 1863 July 10, 1863 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Johnson, John F. Quincy January 29, 1862 July 10, 1863 Mustered out, January 29, 1865
Johnson, John F. Chicago February 24, 1865 February 24, 1865 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Knox, George Quincy February 14, 1862   Discharged, October 18, 1862; disability
Kelty, George Chicago February 24, 1864 February 29, 1864 Discharged, October 1, 1864; disability
Karnamann (or Harnaman) [or Karnaman], Henry Granville January 2, 1864 February 15, 1864 Killed, near Atlanta, GA, July 22, 1864
Kelly, Michael   February 1, 1862    
Karner, Thomas Hennepin January 26, 1864 February 16, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Luettge, Ernst Chicago February 8, 1864 February 8, 1864 Died, Allatoona, GA, July 14, 1864; wounds
Luther, John G. F.       Discharged, May 29, 1865
Loring, George V. Bloomington January 1, 1862 July 10, 1863 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Long, James Glendale, Mississippi December 20, 1861 July 10, 1863 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Long, Silmon Glendale, Mississippi February 3, 1863 July 10, 1863 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Leahey, Michael Joliet     Re-enlisted as Veteran
Moses [or Moser], John Chicago February 25, 1864 February 29, 1864 Absent, sick, at mustering out of Regiment
McHenry, Helkinah       Deserted, July 3, 1862
Murdock, George W. Hennepin February 1, 1864 February 16, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
McNaily, P.        
McNamara, William Ottawa February 27, 1864 March 20, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Michael, Elois Chicago March 19, 1864 March 21, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Natonyal, A. K.       Killed, Ruff's Mills, GA, July 4, 1864
Neely, Henry State of Alabama September 1, 1862 July 10, 1863 Died, Rome, GA, August 14, 1864
Pounders, Ezekiel Glendale, Mississippi December 17, 1862 July 10, 1863 Died, Quincy, IL, February 8, 1865
Pounders, William J. Glendale, Mississippi March 5, 1862 July 10, 1863 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Pounders, James W. Glendale, Mississippi December 19, 1862 July 10, 1863 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Rouse, George H. Tennessee     Killed, Corinth, MS, October 4, 1862
Risdon, Almon Hennepin February 1, 1864 February 16, 1864 Discharged, June 6, 1865; disability
Rapple, Michael Homer February 12, 1864 February 15, 1864 Sentenced to one year's confinement at Dry Tortugas, FL
Roseman, Peter Quincy February 1, 1862    
Schultz, Charles       Deserter. Sentenced to one years confinement; remitted
Schick, Guido B. Chicago February 20, 1864 February 29, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Shalender, John Chicago February 17, 1864 February 29, 1864 Deserted, March 14, 1864
Swinert, John W. Chicago March 31, 1864 March 31, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Smith [or Schmitts], Charles [or Christian] Chicago March 17, 1864 March 17, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865, as Corporal
Smith, John H.   February 7, 1862   Discharged, July 4, 1862; disability
Stephens, George Chicago February 1, 1862    
Smith, J. J.   February 1, 1862    
Smelsor, John B. Glendale, Mississippi December 28, 1862 July 10, 1863 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Strait, H. W.   December 19, 1862 July 10, 1863 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Thornton, Thomas Hennepin February 1, 1864 February 16, 1864  
Tucker, Pleasant M. Glendale, Mississippi December 24, 1862 July 10, 1863 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Thayer, David W. Quincy February 1, 1862 July 10, 1863 Died, Andersonville Prison, GA, January 12, 1865, Grave #12437
Tanner, James F. Glendale, Mississippi December 17, 1862 July 10, 1863 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Tanner, John W. Glendale, Mississippi December 17, 1862 July 10, 1863 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Thorn, George W. Glendale, Mississippi February 3, 1863 July 10, 1863 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Thompson, David W.   March 5, 1863 July 10, 1863 Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Vandever, Jepta   October 30, 1863 December 17, 1863 Died, Chattanooga, TN, August 28, 1864
Voglesany, Max Chicago February 27, 1864 February 29, 1864 Killed at Ruff's Mills, GA, July 4, 1864
Voerge, John Quincy February 1, 1862    
Wheeler, Hezekiah S.   January 25, 1862 February 28, 1862 Deserted
Whitaker, William B. Hennepin February 1, 1864 February 16, 1865 See Company K
Walser, Benedict Chicago February 29, 1864 February 29, 1864 Veteran. Mustered out, July 11, 1865
Witt, Henry Quincy February 1, 1862    
Whisenant, Samuel E. Franklin County, Alabama December 12, 1862 July 10, 1863 Mustered out, May 22, 1865
Williams, William J.   December 19, 1862   Mustered out, May 26, 1865
Yager, John Chicago February 20, 1864 February 29, 1864 Mustered out, July 11, 1865

Transcribed by Scott Gutzke, 2005.


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