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Vermilion County Illinois
73rd Illinois Infantry
Company "C" Roster and Muster Roll

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Source: "Report of the Adjutant General of Illinois"
Transcribed by K. Torp


Most of the burial information in the "Further Info" column has been submitted by researcher Kyle Condon.

View the
73rd Infantry Reunion Picture from 1890, also submitted by Kyle.

Name and Rank

Residence

Date of rank
or enlistment

Date of Muster

Remarks from Adjutant General Report

Info submitted by
Researchers
(This data is NOT part of the official Adjutant General's report. Please confirm all data for yourself)

Captains
Peterson McNutt Georgetown Aug 21, 1862 Aug. 21, 1862 Resigned July 29, 1863  
Tilmon D. Kyger Georgetown July 27, 1863 Sept 4, 1863 Mustered out June 12, 1865

Born 10 Sept. 1833; Died 24 Feb. 1876; Bur. Springhill Cem. Danville

First Lieutenants
Mark D. Hawes Danville Aug 21, 1862 Aug 21 1862 Resigned Nov. 28, 1862

Bur. Springhill Cem. Danville Twp

Tilmon Dwight Kyger Georgetown Nov. 28, 1862 Dec 6, 1862 Promoted

Bur. Springhill Cem. Danville Twp

William R. Lawrence Vermilion co July 27, 1863 Not must'd Resigned Oct 24, 1863 as 2d Lt.; was pris.; wounded at Chickamauga

Bur. Ft. Gibson
National Cem, Muskogee Co, OK

William H. Newlin Georgetown Oct 24, 1863 April 30, 1864 M.O. June 12, '65; wounded at Peach Tree Creek and Franklin

Bur. Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, IL 
Plot: Block 22, 132

Second Lieutenants
Richard N. Davies Fairmount Aug 21, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Resigned Nov 20, 1862

Bur.Glenn Cemetery

Tilmon D. Kyger Georgetown Nov 20, 1862 Nov 25, 1862 Promoted  
William R. Lawrence Vermilion Co Nov. 28, 1862 Dec 6, 1862 Promoted  
First Sergeant
Tilmon D. Kyger Georgetown July 12, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Promoted 2d Lieutenant  
Sergeants
William R. Lawrence Vermilion co July 14, 1862 Aug 21 1862 Promoted 2d Lieutenant  
David A. Smith Georgetown July 12, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Killed at Chickamauga, Sept 20 1863  
William H. Newlin Georgetown July 12, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Was prisoner; escaped. Prom. 1st Lieutenant  
Robert B. Drake Vermilion co. July 12, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disc. June 30, 1863; disabil.

Bur. Mt. Pleasant Cem

Corporals
David McDonald Vermilion co July 18, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Mustered out June 12, 1863  
John W. Smith Georgetown July 12 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. Jan 3, 1863; disabil.  
Carey A. Savage Vermilion co July 19, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. Feb 6, 1863; disabil.  
William M. Sheets Vermilion co July 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 M.O. June12, 1865 as 1st Sgt  
Samuel Sigler Vermilion co July 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Tr. to V.R.C., Jan 10, 1865  
Wm. O. Underwood Vermilion co July 21, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. Oct 9, 1862  
John V. DonCarlos Georgetown July 21, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. May 10, 1863

Bur. Forest Park cem

William Henderson Vermilion co July 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Died. Nashville, Dec. 20, 1862

(not listed at Nashville Natl. Cemetery)

Muscians
Pleasant B. Huffman Georgetown July 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Mustered out June 12, 1865

Bur. Bath Illinois Cem, Bath, Mason Co, IL

William B. Cowan Georgetown July 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Mustered out May 17, 1865

Bur. Crown Hill Cemetery, Elwood Twp

Privates
Allison, Joseph A. Vermilion co July 22, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Wounded, captured and died Dec 10, 1864, in enemy's hands at Franklin  
Ashmore, Thomas T. Ridge Farm July 22, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. Oct 9, 1862; disabil  
Ashmore, James W. Vermilion co July 22, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Killed near Nashville, Tenn., Dec 3, 1864

Bur. Nashville Natl. Cemetery, Madison , TN

Brazelton, John Vermilion co July 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 M.O. June 2, 1865; wounded  
Bishop, Wesley Vermilion co July 18, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 M.O. June 12, 1865; as Corp'l.

Bur. Crown Hill Cemetery, Elwood Twp

Brazelton, Enoch Vermilion co July 21, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. Mar 12, 1863; disabil.

Mosinee cemetery Mosiness, Marathon, Wisconsin

Bogue, Amos Vermilion co July 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Tr. to Inv. Corps Aug 1, 1863  
Burk, John R. Vermilion co July 22, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. June 9, 1864; wounds  
Brown, Enoch P. Vermilion co July 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Died, Andersonville prison Sept 20, 1864. Gr. 9350 in Andersonville cemetery  
Boen, Samuel J. Vermilion co July 24, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Mustered out June 12, 1865 Bur. Yankee Point Cemetery
Ridge Farm
Branson, David -- July 22, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Mustered out June 12, 1865

Bur. Friends Cemetery, Flushing, Belmont, OH

Bales, William D. Vermilion co Aug 5, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Mustered out June 12, 1865; wounded at Resaca

Bur. Oakwood Cem Oakwood Twp

Brady, Nathan Vermilion co Aug 5, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Tr. 1st U.S. E.C., July 20, 1864  
Brant, Clark B. Georgetown Aug 10, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. nov 12, 1863; disabil bur. Spring Hill Cemetery
Cooper, Josiah Vermilion co July 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Died oct 31, 1862; wounds  
Cook, William Vermilion co Aug 10, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. Jan 28, 1863; disabil  
Cowan, Robert W. Georgetown Aug 10, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. Feb 9, 1863; disabil  
Dye, Lawrence Vermilion co July 24, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. Jan 28, 1863; disabil

Bur. Mt. Pisgah Cem, Georgetown Twp

Doop, David W. Vermilion co Aug 10, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. Feb 9, 1863; wounds

Bur. Harmony Cem, Cherryvale, KS

Doop, John Vermilion co Aug 10, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 M.O. June 13, 1865; wounded

Bur. Harmony Cem, Cherryvale, KS

Ellis, Jonathan Vermilion co July 22, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 M.O. June 12, 1865 as Corp'l

Bur. Vermilion Grove Cem, Elwood Twp

Ellis, William F. Vermilion co July 22, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Died, Andersonville prison, Sept 25, 1864. Gr. 9703 in Andersonville Cemetery  
Edmonds, Benjamin F. Georgetown Aug 10 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. Feb 10, 1863; disabil.  
Fulton, Zenas Georgetown July 24, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Killed in Franklin, Tenn., Nov. 30, 1864

not listed at Nashville Natl. Cemetery

Goodwin, Henderson Vermilion co July 22, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Mustered out June 12, 1865

Bur. Woodlawn Cem, Indianola

Gerrard, Alexander Vermilion co July 22, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Died, Nashville, Nov. 26, 1862

not listed at Nashville Natl. Cemetery

Gerrard, John Vermilion co July 24, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Died at Bowling Green, KY., Nov. 16, 1862  
Hasty, Amasa M Georgetown July 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Mustered out June 12 1865

Vermilion Grove Friends Cem, Vermilion Grove

Henderson, Nathaniel Vermilion co July 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. May 4, 1865; wounds

Bur. Gibbon Riverside Cem, Gibbon, Nebraska

Henderson, Henry C. Vermilion co July 18, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 M.O. June 12, 1865; wounded at Mission Ridge

Bur. Gibbon Riverside Cem, Gibbon,
Nebraska

Hawisted, John J. Vermilion co July 22, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. Feb 23, 1863; wounds  
Henderson, Austin Vermilion co July 22, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 M.O. June 12, 1865, as Corp'l; wounded, captured Chick'ma'ga

Bur. Homer GAR Cem

Harrier, George J. --- --- Aug 21, 1862 ---  
Hewitt, Samuel Vermilion co Aug 5, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 M.O. June 12, 1865 as Corp'l  
Hasty, Robert J. Vermilion co July 28, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 M.O. June 2, 1865, as Serg't  
Jones, John P. Vermilion co July 24, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Mustered out June 12, 1865  
Judd, Thomas Vermilion co July 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Mustered out June 12, 1865

Bur. Sunset Cem

Jones, Abraham Vermilion co July 18, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Mustered out June 12, 1865  
Lewis, John Vermilion co July 22, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 M.O. June 12, 1865 as Serg't

Bur. Elwood Friends Cem, Georgetown

Lewis, Alfred E. Vermilion co July 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 M.O. June 12, 1865, as Corp'l  
Long, John S. Vermilion co Aug 5, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. Jan 13, 1863; wounds

Bur. Mt. Pisgah Cem, Georgetown Twp

Morgan, Israel H. Vermilion co July 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Died, Nashville, Dec 1, 1862

Bur. Nashville Natl. Cemetery Madison , TN sec. B grave 5974

Madden, Clayborn Vermilion co July 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Mustered out June 12, 1865

Bur. Georgetown Cem, Georgetown Twp

Madden, Wright Vermilion co July 21, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Transferred to gun-boat service, Apr 16, 1863

Bur. Forest Park Cem, Georgetown

Martin, George W Vermilion co July 22, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 M.O. June 12, 1865 as Corp'l

Bur. Oak Hill Cem, Chautauqua Co, KS
Family Details

Martin, Jacob Vermilion co July 22, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Died at Murfreesboro, Feb 21, 1863

Bur. Stones River Natl. Cemetery, Murfreesboro, TN, Sec.
F grave 2388
Family Details

Martin, William Vermilion co July 22, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 M.O. June 12, 1865; wounded at Peach Tree Creek

b. Jun. 27, 1838; Indiana
d. Jun. 4, 1922

m. 1855 1) Lisa Jane Rudy; d. during War; m. July 1868 at Pineville, MO, 2) Rachel Elizabeth Crane.   1 dau: Sahr Louisa Martin
Bur. Fairview Cem, Pottawatomie Co, Shawnee, OK

Parents: Joshua & Ellen Martin

Melholland, Thomas Vermilion co July 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Died at home Nov 11, 1862

Died at home, Nov 11, 1862 bur. Yankee Point Cem

Mackentire, William Vermilion co Aug 5, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Died Jan 15, 1863  
Madden, Thomas E. Vermilion co Aug 10, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch Feb 20, 1863; disabil

Bur. Forest Park Cem, Georgetown

Nicholson, Joshua T. Paxton Aug 15, 1863 Aug 21, 1862 Died Jan 18 1863

Bur. Nashville National cemetery, Nashville, Davidson Co, TN

Nicholson, Alexander C. Georgetown Aug 10 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Wounded, Fairfield, Tenn. M.O. June 12, 1865 as Sergt

Bur. Glenn Cem

Newlin, Stephen Vermilion co July 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 M.O. June 12, 1865 as Corp'l

Bur. Elwood Friends Cem, Georgetown

Peck, James S. Vermilion co July 22, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Mustered out June 12, 1865  
Raygan, Harvey H. Vermilion co Aug 10, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Mustered out June 12, 1865

Bur. Enid Cem, Enid, Garfield Co, OK
(under name Reagan)
Died 1925

Raygan, Joseph Vermilion co Aug 10 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Mustered out June 12, 1865  
Sheets, john C. Vermilion co july 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Died Nashville, Dec 26, 1862

not listed at Nashville Natl. Cemetery

Suycott, Daniel Georgetown July 20 1862 Aug 21, 1862 M.O. June 8, 1865; captured at Stone River

Bur. Rossville Cem, Ross Twp

Shires, Christopher Vermilion co July 22, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. May 28, 1863; disabil  
Scott, Walter Vermilion co July 19, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 mustered out June 12, 1865  
Stephens, Francis F. Vermilion co July 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. Dec 5, 1862; wounds  
Slaughter, James T. Edgar co july 22, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Tr. to V.R. C. May 1, 1864  
Smith, Enoch Vermilion co July 21, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Killed at Chickamauga Sept 20, 1863  
Terrell, Artemus Georgetown July 21, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Killed at Chickamauga, Sept 20, 1863  
Trimble, John Vermilion co July 22, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. Oct 9, 1862; disabil  
Trimble, James W. Vermilion co July 22, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Tr. to V.R. C., Apr 10, 1864  
Thornten, Zimri Vermilion co July 22, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Died of wounds received Perryville, Ky., Oct 30, 1862  
Thompson, Isaac Vermilion co Aug 5, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Mustered out june 12, 1865 bur. Crown Hill Cemetery
Thornton, John Vermilion co Aug 10, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Died at Andersonville prison Sept 16, 1864  
Thompson, John M. Vermilion co Aug 5, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. Feb 20, 1863; disabil  
Williams, James F. Georgetown July 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. Mar 26, 1863; disabil  
Ward, Isaac Vermilion Co July 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Tr. 1st U.S. E.C. Aug 21, 1864  
Yoho, James H. Vermilion co July 17, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Killed, Stone Riv., Dec 31, 1862

Stones River National Cemetery
Murfreesboro, Rutherford Co., Tenn.

Recruits
Bostwick, John Vermilion co July 15, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. May 27, 1864; wounds

Bur. Yankee Point Cem, Love Twp

Blackburn, Samuel W. Vermilion co July 15, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Died, Nashville, Nov. 28, 1862

There is S.W. Blackburn interned 11-20-62 from Ill grave
E2695 Bur. Nashville Natl. Cemetery, TN

Cook, Charles W. Vermilion co July 15, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Detached as Blacksmith., Bat. G, 1 Mo. A., Aug 26, 1863

Bur. Elwood Friends Cem, Georgetown

Cook, William R. Vermilion co Apr 11, 1864 Apr 12, 1864 Transferred to 44th Ill. Inf  
Hollingsworth, Geo. Vermilion co July 18, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 M.O. June 12, 1865, as corp'l  
Maudlin, James T. Vermilion co Aug 13, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 M.O. June 12, 1865; as Serg't  
Mily, George Vermilion co July 15, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Died, Nashville, Feb 3, 1863

Bur. Nashville Natl. Cemetery, TN sec. B grave 6405

Moore, James E. Vermilion co Aug 13, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Disch. Mar 17, 1863; wounds  
Purdham, Benjamin Vermilion co Aug 1, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Mustered out June 12, 1865

Crown Hill Cemetery, Ridge Farm

Thornton, Isaac R. Vermilion co Aug 10, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Mustered out June 12, 1865

Elwood Friends Cemetery, Georgetown, IL

Thornton, Merida Vermilion co Aug 1, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Tr. to Inv. Corps, Jan 15, 1864

Bur. Elwood Friends Cem, Georgetown

Willison, Aaron Vermilion co Aug 9, 1862 Aug 21, 1862 Tr. to Inv. Corps, Feb 15, 1864

Bur. Yankee Point Cemetery, Ridge Farm, IL



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