9th Cavalry Field and Staff
Complete Listing (includes non-Rock Island soldiers)

 

Name and Rank Residence Date of Rank
or Enlistment
Date of Muster Remarks
Colonels        
Brackett, Albert G Rock Island Sep 1, 1861 Oct 26, 1861 M.O. Oct 26, 1864
Harper, Joseph W Belvidere Dec 5, 1861 Mar 20, 1865 M.O. Oct 31, 1865
Lieutenant Colonels        
Paddock, Solomon A   Dec 2, 1861   Died Feb 18, 1862
Sickles, Hiram F Moline Feb 18, 1862   Resigned Jan 16, 1863
Humphrey, Hector J Geneseo Jan 15, 1863 Feb 8, 1863 M.O. Dec 10, 1863 for absence without leave
Burgh, Henry B Rock Island Dec 10, 1863 Jan 1, 1864 M.O. Dec 4, 1865
Harper, Joseph W Belvidere Dec 4, 1864 Mar 13, 1865 Promoted
Mock, Anthony R Geneseo Dec 5, 1864 Apr 27, 1865 M.O. Oct 31, 1865
Majors        
Hough, Rosell M Chicago Sep 10, 1861 Oct 26, 1861 Resigned Apr 23, 1862
Sickles, Hiram F Moline Sep 24, 1861 Oct 26, 1861 Promoted
Humphrey, Hector J Geneseo Sep 25, 1861 Sep 25, 1861 Promoted
Wallis, William J Chicago Feb 18, 1862   Resigned Jan 3, 1863
Burgh, Henry B Rock Island Aug 16, 1862   Promoted
Gifford, Ira R Logansport, in Jan 3, 1863 Feb 10, 1864 M.O. Sep 23, 1864
Bishop, Linas D Kewanee Jan 15, 1863 Feb 11, 1863 M.O. Oct 26, 1864
Mock, Anthony R Geneseo Sep 23, 1864 Jan 28, 1865 Promoted
McMannis, William Princeton Sep 23, 1864 Jan 28, 1865 M.O. Oct 31, 1865
Shattuck, Leander L Belvidere May 10, 1865 May 23, 1865 M.O. Oct 31, 1865
Clark, Atherton Princeton May 10, 1865 May 23, 1865 M.O. Oct 31, 1865
Adjutants        
Knox, Joseph H   Sep 18, 1861 Oct 26, 1861 Trans to 1st Lieut Co K
Stevenson, Thomas W   Dec 2, 1861   M.O. Apr 11, 1865
Carpenter, John H Chicago Oct 1, 1862 Jan 1, 1863 Discharged Sep 29, 1864
Power, William A   Sep 29, 1864 Mar 16, 1865 M.O. Oct 31, 1865
Battalion Adjutants        
Waterbury, Charles M   Jan 1, 1862   M.O. 1862
Rockwood, Samuel   Jan 1, 1862   Resigned Apr 10, 1862
Cantello, Frank   Jan 1, 1862   M.O. 1862
Blackburn, William C Rock Island Apr 10, 1862   Pro Captain Co A
Quartermasters        
Price, Samuel H Chicago Sep 14, 1861 Oct 26, 1861 M.O. Apr 7, 1862
Price, Samuel H Chicago Dec 2, 1861   Died Apr 8, 1863
Angle, Daniel L   Apr 8, 1863 May 6, 1863 M.O. Oct 31, 1865
Battalion Quartermasters        
Brackett, Joseph W Rock Island Jan 1, 1862   M.O. Apr 7, 1862
Morrison, Thomas E   Jan 1, 1862   M.O. Apr 7, 1862
Sheffield, Frank   Jan 1, 1862   M.O. Apr 7, 1862
Surgeons        
Brackett, Charles Rochester, IN Feb 15, 1862   Died Feb 20, 1863
Christy, George B   Mar 16, 1863 Mar 16, 1863 M.O. Oct 31, 1865
1st Ass't Surgeons        
Brackett, James W Rock Island Sep 10, 1861 Oct 26, 1861 Resigned Jun 3, 1863
Hemenway, Stacy   Jan 1, 1864   Pro Surgeon 41st Reg't
Holliday, Francis A Virden Jan 31, 1865 Feb 28, 1865 M.O. Oct 31, 1865
2nd Ass't Surgeon        
Hemenway, Stacy   Jun 8, 1863 Jun 8, 1863 Promoted
Chaplains        
Briggs, O Windsor Rock Island Sep 25, 1861 Oct 26, 1861 Resigned Feb 22, 1863
Brayton, Gideon F   Oct 28, 1863 Nov 7, 1863 M.O. Sep 23, 1864
Commissaries        
Brackett, Joseph W Rock Island Oct 1, 1862   Resigned Apr 8, 1863
Davenport, Edward A Geneseo Apr 8, 1863 May 23, 1863 M.O. Oct 31, 1865

 

Common Abbreviations
Abbreviation Meaning Abbreviation Meaning
Cpt Captain Lieut Lieutenant
Q.M. Quarter Master Sgt Sergeant
Cpl Corporal
M.O. Mustered Out Dis Discharged
Pro Promoted Tr Transferred