Company "B" 47th Illinois Infantry
Woodford County, Illinois

Name

Residence

Rank

Mustered

Comments

Basting, Conrad

Woodford Co

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Died, Andersonville prison, May 9, 1864. Gr. 977

Bateman, John W

Woodford Co

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Died at Jefferson City, Mo., Jan 27, 1862

Beard, Andrew J

Woodford Co

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Tr. to V.R.C., May 1, 1864

Biser, Benjamin F

Washington

Captain

Sep 26, 1863

Killed Jun 6, 1864

Brown, Jefferson I

Woodford Co

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Discharged May 29, 1863; disability.

Brubaker, Daniel

Woodford Co

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Discharged Jan 26, 1863; disability.

Brubaker, David

Cruger

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Mustered out Oct 11, 1864

Brubaker, Henry

Woodford Co

Sergeant

Aug 16, 1861

Died, Memphis, July 11, 1864

Bryant, Isaac L

Woodford Co

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Discharged Aug 22, 1862; disability.

Cash, John

Woodford Co

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Mustered out Oct 11, 1864

Deseller, William

Cruger

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Discharged Dec 16, 1862; disability.

Doughman, James F

Cruger

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Died at Corinth, Nov 1, 1862

Dunham, Newton

Eureka

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Discharged Sep 6, 1861

Ellis, Joseph

Woodford Co

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Mustered out Oct 11, 1864

Fisher, Francis H Or Franc

Woodford Co

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Died at Corinth, Oct 5, 1862

Gleason, John

Woodford Co

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Tr. to Inv. Corps, Dec 17, 1863

Henry, John

Woodford Co

Veteran

Mar 7, 1864

Transferred to Co. A, as consol.

Henry, John

Woodford Co

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Re-enlisted as Veteran

Hungerford, Oliver

Cruger

Musician

Aug 16, 1861

Promoted Drum Major

Kanaga, William

El Paso

Private

Aug 16, 1861

MO Oct 11, 1864 as Serg't.

Kinnear, George

Cruger

1st Lt.

Sep 26, 1863

Promoted Captain Co. F

Kinnear, George

Cruger

2nd Lt.

.

Promoted [May 16, 1863]

Kinnear, George

Cruger

1st Serg.

Aug 16, 1861

Promoted 2d Lieutenant [Aug 25, 1861]

Lehman, Joseph

Cruger

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Mustered out Oct 11, 1864

Lehman, William

Cruger

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Mustered out Oct 11, 1864

Miller, James B

Woodford Co

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Died at Corinth, Oct 11, 1862

Ninemiers, David J

Cruger

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Mustered out Oct 11, 1864

Ralston, Arthur C

Woodford Co

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Killed at Corinth, Oct 3, 1862

Ralston, William

Woodford Co

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Mustered out Oct 11, 1864

Randolph, Frederick

Woodford Co

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Killed at Corinth, Oct 3, 1862

Riley, Peter

Woodford Co

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Discharged Apr 17, 1863; disability.

Urney, Marion

Woodford Co

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Deserted Aug 18, 1862

Whitaker, Harris

Spring Bay

Private

Aug 16, 1861

Discharged Oct 12, 1862; disability.


Source: Illinois Military Units in the Civil War, by The Civil War Centennial Commission of Illinois, 1962
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