126th Infantry  Company I

Complete Listing (includes non-Rock Island soldiers)

 

Name and Rank Residence Date of Rank
or Enlistment
Date of Muster Remarks
Captains        
Morris, John Bowling Sep 4, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Promoted Major
Knox, Charles M Rock Island Jul 16, 1864 Dec 18, 1864 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
1st Lieutenants        
Knox, Charles M Rock Island Sep 4, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Promoted
Kelly, Joseph S Edgington Jul 16, 1864 Dec 18, 1864 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
2nd Lieutenants        
Hamilton, Brooks R Illinois City Sep 4, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Promoted Captain Co B
Bowen, Moses Bowling Jul 15, 1864 Not Mustered M.O. Jul 12, 1865 as Sgt
1st Sergeant        
Towne, Samuel Rock Island Aug 6, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Promoted Captain Co F
Sergeants        
Vincent, Thomas W Bowling Aug 15, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Died Lagrange TN Jan 9, 1863
Mechling, Jacob H Rock Island Aug 12, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Pro Q. M. Sgt
Clelland, John H Edgington Aug 15, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Dis May 16, 1865; disability
Sayre, Alonzo C Bowling Aug 15, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Dis Dec 2, 1864; disability
Corporals        
Carlton, George L Rock Island Aug 6, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865 as Pvt
Smyth, Herman A Coal Valley Aug 15, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Schutte, C August Illinois City Aug 12, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Dis Nov 25, 1863 as Pvt; disability
Kelly, Joseph S Edgington Aug 15, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Pro Sgt then 1st Lieut
Bowen, Moses Bowling Aug 15, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865 as Sgt,
Com 2nd Lieut, not mustered
Ricketts, John B Drury Aug 12, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865 as Sgt
Haskell, Howard Bowling Aug 15, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865 as Sgt
Bothell, George Rock Island Aug 15, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Privates        
Bean, William H Rock Island Aug 8, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Brewer, Stephen Drury Aug 11, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Brunell, Jacinth M Illinois City Aug 12, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Died Duvall's Bluff AR Sep 4, 1863
Beeney, Henry S Drury Aug 14, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Beeney, William T Drury Aug 14, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Cpl, Died Chickasaw Bluff MS
Jun 2, 1863
Balfour, Walter Drury Aug 14, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865 as Cpl
Balfour, Andrew Drury Aug 14, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Bowling, William M Bowling Aug 15, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Died Cairo Sep 29, 1863
Blanchard, Theodore Illinois City Aug 22, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Bell, Steward H Edgington Aug 22, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Brady, Francis Rock Island Aug 22, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Cunningham, Joseph R Andalusia Aug 11, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Criswell, James R Bowling Aug 12, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Coulter, William J Drury Aug 22, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Carlberg, Charles A Rock Island Aug 21, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Daxon, Daniel D Bowling Aug 15, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Disney, Grove Bowling Aug 15, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Dis Jul 2, 1864; disability
Eberhart, Henry Edgington Aug 11, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Dis Mar 27, 1863; disability
Erret, William Edgington Aug 15, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Frederickson, Hans C Rock Island Aug 8, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Farrell, John Edgington Aug 15, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Freeman, Marvin W Buffalo Prairie Aug 22, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Gillespie, Thomas H Andalusia Aug 11, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Died Jefferson Barracks
Oct 14, 1863
Hunsaker, Michael Black Hawk Aug 9, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Hanawalt, Joseph H Drury Aug 11, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Died Memphis Oct 14, 1863
Howard, Birl Drury Aug 12, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Hanawalt, George W Drury Aug 14, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. May 8, 1865
Horen, Michael Rock Island Aug 15, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Died Memphis Aug 28, 1863
Hunt, Seth M Rock Island Aug 18, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Johnson, Abraham B Drury Aug 22, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Dis Oct 15, 1863; disability
Johnson, George H Drury Aug 22, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Kimsey, Hiram W Duncan Aug 11, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Dis Jul 1, 1863; disability
King, Michael Rock Island Aug 22, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865 as Cpl
Kane, John Edgington Aug 22, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Kuhns, Weaver P Edgington Aug 22, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Leeds, Robert Edgington Aug 11, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Lorance, William Drury Aug 14, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Londall, Nelson Rock Island Aug 22, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Martzall, David S Perryton Aug 11, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Murray, James M Rock Island Aug 14, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Tr to V.R.C. Jul 23, 1864
Mills, John S Bowling Aug 15, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Mizner, Andrew R Rock Island Aug 21, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Matlock, William J Illinois City Aug 21, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Dis Feb 14, 1865 as Cpl;
disability
Martin, Joseph Chicago Aug 22, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Norris, Wilber F Rock Island Aug 7, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
O'meara, Patrick Edgington Aug 22, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Padget, Lewis W Rock Island Aug 9, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Cpl, Died Rock Island IL
Oct 25, 1863
Paulsen, Claus F Rock Island Aug 9, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865 as Cpl
Piero, Francis L Coal Valley Aug 22, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Pro Hospital Steward
Parker, Cyrus Drury Aug 22, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Reckman, Frederick H Edgington Aug 11, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Died Duvall's Bluff Aug 24, 1863
Rodgers, James M Perryton Aug 11, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Died Little Rock AR Dec 5, 1863
Reid, James Bowling Aug 11, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Stoker, Carter Andalusia Aug 9, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Dis Nov 1, 1863; disability
Sutton, Sylvester W Bowling Aug 15, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Street, Jacob Edgington Aug 15, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Died Little Rock AR Oct 9, 1863
Solomon, Charles C Rock Island Aug 15, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Severns, Elbert Drury Aug 22, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Died Lagrange TN Jan 28, 1863
Skinner, James E Coal Valley Aug 20, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Dis Nov 20, 1862; disability
Severns, Blair Drury Aug 11, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Shutis, John A Drury Aug 11, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Tindall, Berryman Bowling Aug 15, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865 as Cpl
Thompson, David A Perryton Aug 22, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Vanata, Benjamin Illinois City Aug 18, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Warnock, William Coal Valley Aug 15, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Wray, William H Drury Aug 14, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865 as Cpl
Wray, George W Drury Aug 14, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Wilson, Robert Rock Island Aug 15, 1862 Sep 4, 1862 Absent since Aug 11, 1864,
constructing a repeating rifle
Recruits        
Armstrong, Robert Bowling Aug 9, 1862   Deserted. See Co A 37th
Brown, James H Rock Island Jan 30, 1864 Jan 30, 1864 Dis Memphis Apr 15, 1865
Campbell, Thomas Rock Island Aug 8, 1862   Shot through leg at Camp
Douglas IL; sent home
Clark, Harry Bowling Aug 9, 1862   Deserted. See Co A 37th
Dickson, John Edgington Aug 11, 1862   Deserted. See Co A 37th
Ford, Lewis Rock Island Nov 20, 1862 Nov 20, 1862 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Freeman, Charles W Black Hawk Oct 4, 1864 Oct 4, 1864 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Fitzsimmons, Michael Bowling Aug 11, 1862   Deserted. See Co A 37th
Ganley, Thomas J Rock Island Feb 9, 1864 Feb 9, 1864 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Hanners, Isaac Rock Island Feb 3, 1864 Feb 3, 1864 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Johnson, James F Rock Island Aug 22, 1862   Deserted
Lemon, Joseph W Edgington Aug 22, 1862   Rejected
Little, William F Bowling Aug 9, 1862   Deserted. See Co A 37th
Moloy, James Zuma Nov 5, 1864 Nov 5, 1864 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
McMahon, John Joliet Feb 1, 1865 Feb 1, 1865 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
McMaunney, William Davenport, IA Feb 19, 1864 Feb 19, 1864 Deserted Mar 27, 1864
Norris, William A Rock Island Dec 9, 1863 Dec 9, 1863 M.O. Jul 12, 1865, Vet rec't
Pattison, William J   Aug 22, 1862   Rejected
Read, John Edgington Oct 18, 1864 Oct 18, 1864 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Smith, Peter N Rock Island Jan 30, 1864 Jan 30, 1864 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Trimble, William E Rock Island Feb 6, 1864 Feb 6, 1864 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Trimble, Andrew W. Colona Sep 30, 1864 Sep 30, 1864 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Waterhouse, Eli Rock Island Jan 21, 1864 Jan 21, 1864 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Wolcott, Cornelius R Black Hawk Oct 4, 1864 Oct 4, 1864 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Woodin, James C Rock Island Dec 9, 1863 Dec 9, 1863 M.O. Jul 12, 1865
Walsh, William Bowling Aug 11, 1862   Deserted. See Co A 37th