Soldiers Home
Woodford County, Illinois Genealogy Trails

Names of male residents of the Illinois Soldiers' and Sailors' Home in Quincy, Illinois are shown below.  The home  opened in 1887 for males and in 1908 through Sept 1916, females were accepted.  The name of the home was changed to Illinois Veteran's Home in 1973.

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Name  Date Admitted

 Number

 Company  Unit Additional Notes
Adams, F S

Nov 10, 1899

418

I 130 IL INF
Adams, Frank S

Jul 19, 1887

418

I 130 NY INF
Baer, John

May 28, 1889

1209

H 48 PA INF
Baldwin, John W

Jun 5, 1897

4073

B 151 IL INF buried Minonk Twp. Cem.
Brant, Frederick

Oct 12, 1901

5919

H 11 IL CAV
Brown, Charles H

Jun 17, 1908

8178

A 189 NY INF
Brown, John G

Nov 23, 1899

5083

K 30 NJ INF
Carvley, Jacob

Aug 2, 1898

2481

I 8 IL INF
Cawley, Jacob

Jul 19, 1903

2481

B 17 IL INF
Cawley, Jacob

Jan 17, 1900

2481

B 17 IL INF
Cawley, Jacob

Jun 16, 1902

2481

B 17 IL INF
Dottscher, Joseph

Mar 30, 1887

86

B 147 IL INF
Fabriz, Charles

Jan 6, 1888

646

F 43 IL INF
Foote, Eugene B

Apr 22, 1887

222

I,C 47 IL INF
Freck, Hubert

Dec 6, 1888

1043

H 4 MO INF
Gilbert, James A

Nov 19, 1915

10781

K 47 IL INF
Goebel, George

Apr 7, 1887

152

F 7 IL CAV
Hulseman, John

May 23, 1887

304

B,E 98 PA INF, 7 US INF
Kanish, Joseph

Sept 19, 1889

1306

A,B 77 IL INF, 130 IL INF
Lawrence, Charles

Apr 5, 1887

135

M,G 11 IL CAV, 14 MO CAV
Lingenbacher, John G

Aug 3, 1887

444

D 74 PA INF
Lynch, Patrick

May 8, 1901

5536

A 3 RI INF d. Aug 16, 1910
McCarty, Jemima

Jul 18, 1910

328

McCarty, William

Jul 18, 1910

9104

C 70 OH INF
McVey, James

Oct 14, 1889

1342

K 108 IL INF
Meharry, Josiah D

Aug 12, 1901

5655

G 44 IL INF
Meyer, Daniel

Apr 19, 1899

3136

C 82 IL INF
Meyer, Daniel

Nov 16, 1903

3136

C 82 IL INF
Monk, Theodore

Mar 24, 1888

722

F 4 MO CAV
Page, Samuel T

Jul 26, 1892

2278

E 108 IL INF
Payne, John T

Jul 17, 1902

9819

C 139 IL INF
Radford, Claudius H

Dec 2, 1907

7974

C 139 IL INF d. Dec 19, 1908; buried Olio Twp. Cem.
Ratcliffe, Rich W

Feb 5, 1910

8968

E 77 IL INF
Shottenkirk, Thad

Nov 16, 1902

6146

B,G 47 IL INF
Simpkins, Robert

Oct 7, 1908

8327

A 70 IL INF
Smith, Benjamin

Jun 6, 1887

328

E,B 45 IL INF, 4 US INF
Stock, Philip

Oct 3, 1888

965

I 1 MO ART
Taylor, William C

Nov 7 1903

6546

K 45 IL INF
Terry, Joel F

Mar 5, 1907

7722

F 85 IL INF
Thompson, Libby

Apr 27, 1887

241

E 27 USC INF, USS GLIDE
Thurnes, Jacob

Jun 5, 1897

4074

K 24 WI INF
Willoughby, H S [Hugh Skelton]

Jul 21, 1909

8653

E 133 IL INF d. Jan. 17, 1918, buried Kappa Cem.
Willoughby, Kate

Aug 21, 1909

226

d. 1916; buried Kappa Cem.

Source: 4th Biennial Report of the Board of Trustees and Officers of the Illinois Soldiers and Sailors' Home at Quincy, June 30, 1892; Springfield; H.W. Rokker, State Printer; 1892

Date Year Registry # Name Co Regiment Remarks Additional Info
30-Mar 1887 86 Joseph Dottscher B 147th Illinois Infantry Chronic rheumatism  
5-Apr 1887 135 Chas. Lawrence M 11th Illinois Cavalry    
5-Apr 1887 135 Chas. Lawrence G 23d V.R.C., transferred to 14th Missouri Cavalry    
7-Apr 1887 152 George Goebel F 7th Illinois Cavalry Gun-shot wound in breast  
22 April 1887 222 Eugene B. Foote I & C 47th Illinois Infantry Chronic rheumatism  
27 April 1887 241 Libby Thompson A-2 U. S. Steamer Glide Lung disease Discharged Aug 26,1887
27 April 1887 241 Libby Thompson E 27th U.S. Colored Infantry Lung disease Discharged Aug 26r 1887
23-May 1887 304 John Hulseman B 98th Pennsylvania Infantry Lung disease Discharged Ma-ch 27.1888
23-May 1887 304 John Hulseman E 7th U. S. Veteran Volunteers Lung disease Discharged March 27.1888
July 19 1887 418 Frank S. Adams I 130th New York Infantry Varicose ulcer of leg  
Aug 3 1887 444 John Geo. Lingenbacher D 74th Pennsylvania Infantry Rheumatism  
6-Jan 1888 646 Chas. Fabriz F 43d III. Infantry Vericole left side  
24-Mar 1888 722 Theodore Monk F 4th Missouri Cav. Rheumatism; injury to left leg  
Oct 3 1888 965 Philip Stock I 1st Missouri Artillery Disease of eyes  
Dec 6 1888 1043 Hubert Freck H 4th Missouri Infantry Injury to right shoulder  
May 28 1889 1209 John Baer H 148th Pennsylvania Infantry Rheumatism  
Sept 19 1889 1306 Joseph Kanish A 77th Illinois Infantry Ulcers  
Sept 19 1889 1306 Joseph Kanish B 130th Illinois Infantry Ulcers  
Oct 14 1889 1342 James McVey K 108th Illinois Infantry Bronchitis  
6-Jun 1887 328 Benjamin Smith E 45th Illinois Infantry Kidney disease Discharged July 6.1887
6-Jun 1887 328 Benjamin Smith B 4th U.S. Vet. Volunteers Kidney disease Discharged July 6.1887


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