History of the Eighty-Fifth Regiment
Illinois Volunteer Infantry

Compiled and Published Under the Auspices of the
Regimental Association
BY
Henry J. Aten
First Sergeant Company G
Member of the Society of the Army of the Cumberland

Hiawatha, Kansas
1901


Roster of Company E

Clayburn Barnett
Page 414

Clayburn Barnett, aged eighteen, born at Marion, Crittenden county, Kentucky, was a farmer and enlisted from Petersburg, Ill. Served with his company until the close of the war; returned to Illinois, resumed farming, and died at Petersburg, January 3, 1890.


John Beck
Page 414

John Beck, aged twenty-eight; deserted December 28, 1862.


Pickett Clary
Page 414

Pickett Clary, aged ------; deserted December 28, 1862.


Martin S. Clary
Page 414

Martin S. Clary, aged twenty-one, born at Petersburg, Menard county, Illinois, farmer; enlisted from his native town. Served until the close of the war and was mustered out with the regiment. Is said to reside at Anthony, Harper county, Kansas.


Thomas S. Clary
Page 414

Thomas S. Clary deserted December 28, 1862.


Royal A. Clary
Page 414

Royal A. Clary, aged ------, born in Sparta, White county, Tennessee, married, farmer; enlisted from Petersburg, Ill., was wounded at the battle of Perryville, Ky., October 8, 1862, and was discharged for disability, but no date appears on the record. Died at Petersburg, Ill., in about 1896.


William W. Carter
Page 414

William W. Carter enlisted from Petersburg, Ill. Served with his company until the close of the war and was mustered out with the regiment. Is said to reside at Petersburg, Ill.


William G. Carter
Page 414

William G. Carter was born near Petersburg, Menard county, Illinois, April 24, 1836, and enlisted from his native town. He served with his company until the close of the war, and was mustered out with the regiment. He returned to Illinois and resumed farming when mustered out, and now resides at Petersburg, Ill.


John Cox
Page 414

John Cox, aged twenty-three, born at Greensburg, Green county, Kentucky, single, farmer, enlisted from Petersburg, Ill.; died, but the record fails to reveal the date of his death.


George Cole
Page 414

George Cole, aged twenty-nine, born in Stevensburg, Culpeper county, Virginia, single, farmer; enlisted from Petersburg, Ill., was discharged for disability, but the record does not reveal the date.



 

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