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Jefferson County
Illinois


Record of the Services of

Illinois Soldiers In The Black Hawk War 1831-1832 & Mexican War 1846-8 BLACK HAWK WAR 1831-32 & MEXICAN WAR 1846-8 With an Appendix by ISAAC H. ELLIOTT Adjutent General of the State of Illinois 1882 SPY BATTALION Capt. James Bowman's Company Of the Odd Battalion of Spies, 1st Brigade of Illinois Mounted Volunteers, called into the service of the United States,
on the requestion of Gen. Atkinson, by the Governor's proclamation, dated May 15, 1832. Mustered out, Aug. 16, 1832 Name and Rank Residence Enrolled Remarks Submitted by: Martina Carpenter and Sharlet Bigham LaBarbera Oct 4, 1997
BLACK HAWK WAR 
1831-1832 

MEXICAN WAR 
1846-1868
Capt. James Bowman
Jeff. Co. IL
 June 17, 1832

1st Lt. Franklin S. Casey
Jeff. Co. IL
June 16, 1832
Furloughed Aug. 7, 1832
2nd Lt. Green Deprist
Jeff. Co. IL

Supposed to be furloughed 

Aug. 3, 1832 
Sergeants



Stephen O. Hicks
Jeff. Co. IL


Eli D. Anderson
Jeff. Co. IL
Promoted 1st Serg't, vice Hicks
furloughed
John R. Suterfield
Jeff. Co. IL

Supposed to be discharged 

August 12, 1832
Littleton, Daniel
Jeff. Co. IL

Supposed to be discharged 

August 12, 1832
Corporals



George Bullock
Jeff. Co. IL


James Bullock
Jeff. Co. IL


Isaac S. Casey
Jeff. Co. IL

Furloughed August 7, 1832
Isaac Deprist
Jeff. Co. IL

Supposed to be discharged 

August 3, 1832 
Privates 



Anderson, H. S

Promoted

Atchison, Wash't


Supposed to be discharged

Aug. 3, 1832
Atchison, Ignatius



Bingeman, William



Bradford, Joseph



Bruce, Marcus D



Buffington, Philip C



Baugh, John



Carpenter, Sam'l. W.



Casey, Zadock


Promoted and furloughed July 2, 1832
Darnall, John 


Supposed to be discharged 

Aug. 3, 1832
Deweze, William



Elkin, Gazaway



Elkin, Robert 



Faulkenby, Isaac



Gastin, Wm. D


Sick in tent
Holder, Willis D



Hays, William B.


Furloughed Aug. 6, 1832
Ham, James



Harlow, Joel 



Isam, John 



Kitrel, David


Supposed to be discharged 

Aug. 3, 1832
Martin, James C



Miner, James F 



McBrien, John E.



Newby, Hezekiah


Supposed to be discharged 

Aug. 12, 1832
Owens, Joshua



Owens, Peter



Parish, Wiott



Pace, George W


Furloughed July 10, 1832 

to care for wounded.
Rhea, James



Reynolds, Jacob


Supposed discharged Aug. 12, 1832
Tarnison, William


Discharged Aug. 12, 1832 
DEAD



Allen, William

June 16, 1832
Killed at Kellog's Grove June 25
Black, James



Bond, James B



Bradford, Abner



Meek, Robert


Wounded(?)
Randolph, Marcus



I certify on honor that Zadock Casey volunteered in my company as a
private, and proceeded to Fort Wilbourn, where on June 17, 1832, he was promoted 
to Paymaster of the Spy Battalion, and served as such to the end of the Indian war. 
He is therefore entitled to travelling pay as a private to Wibourn from this place.
(signed)
Mount Vernon, May 16, 1833 JAMES BOWMAN, late captain
Company organized May 28, 1832. Marched for Hennepin June 12, 1832.
12 horses killed at Kellog's Grove June 25, 1832
8 wounded " " " " "
5 missing " " " " "
4 wounded " " Recovered.

Mustered into service at Wilbourn June 17, 1832. Drew only one-half
bushel corn per horse since mustered into service.

Drew  only one ration per day for self since mustered into service.
Furnished 8 days rations each at Springfield.
 


Submitted By Dennis

Information about the five (5) persons from Jefferson County, Illinois that 
was killed at the Battle of Kellogg's Grove.

The individuals killed on that day and buried the next morning by a burial 
detail consisting of 

PRVT. Abraham Lincoln were:
  
WILLIAM ALLEN     killed June 25,  1832.  In 1830
census of Jefferson Co., Il. age 20-30 and  married
with kids.  Don't know if this is him or not
 
JAMES BLACK       killed June 25,  1832.  In 1830
census of Wayne Co., Il. age 40-50 (closer to 40 I 
would say) with a wife of 30-40 and with kids.  Don't 
know if this is him or not.
 
JAMES B. BOND    killed June 25, 1832.  Recently 
arrived in Illinois to see his father and to make a
home in Farrington Township,  Jefferson Co., Il.  He 
was born and raised in Bedford Co., Va. married to 
Mary Ann Holt and they had two kids.  I have all of
his records from the National Archives.  This is my 
GGGgrandfather.
  
ABNER BRADFORD killed June 25, 1832.  In 1820
Moore's Prairie,  Jefferson Co., Il. census.
  
MARCUS RANDOLPH killed June 25, 1832  Nothing to be
found at this  time
  
All of these men are buried at the battle site
(KELLOGG'S GROVE) at  the BLACK HAWK MONUMENT near
Kent, Illinois in the County of  Stephenson.  This
site is a National Historical Registry.  
Jefferson County IL Enrollment
    NAME                             RANK  COMPANY          PLACE OF ENROLLMENT     REGIMENT BRIGADE

ALLEN, WILLIAM                   PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
ANDERSON, ELI D                  SGT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
ANDERSON, STINSON H              SGM                    JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
ATCHISON, GEORGE W               PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
ATCHISON, IGNATIUS               PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
ATCHISON, IGNATIUS               PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
ATCHISON, WASHINGTON             PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
BAUGH, JOHN                      PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
BAUGH, JOHN                      PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
BINGAMAN, WILLIAM                PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
BINGEMAN, WILLIAM                PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
BLACK, JAMES                     PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
BOND, JAMES B                    PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
BOWMAN, JAMES                    CPT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
BRADFORD, ABNER                  PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
BRADFORD, JOSEPH                 PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
BRADFORD, JOSEPH                 PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
BRUCE, MARCUS D                  PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
BRUCE, MARCUS D                  PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
BUFFINGTON, P C                  PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
BUFFINGTON, PHILLIP C            PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
BULLOCK, GEORGE                  CPL   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
BULLOCK, JAMES                   CPL   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
CARPENTER, SAMUEL W              PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
CASEY, F S                       1LT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
CASEY, ISAAC S                   CPL   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
CASEY, ZADOC                     PAY                    JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
DARNALL, JOHN                    PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
DARNALL, JOHN                    PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
DEPRIEST, GREEN                  2LT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
DEPRIEST, GREEN                  2LT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
DEPRIEST, ISAAC C                CPL   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
DEPRIEST, ISAAC C                CPL   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   
DEWEZE, WILLIAM                  PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
DEWEZE, WILLIAM                  PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
ELKIN, GAZAY                     PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
ELKIN, ROBERT                    PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
FAULKENBRY, ISAAC                PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
GASTIN, WILLIAM D                PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
HAM, JAMES                       PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
HARLOW, JOEL                     PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
HAYS, WILLIAM B                  PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
HICKS, STEPHEN G                 SGT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
HOLDER, WILLIS B                 PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
ISAM, JOHN                       PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
KITREL, DAVID                    PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
KITRELE, DAVID                   PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
LITTLETON, DANIEL                SGT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
LITTLETON, DANIEL                SGT   J WATKINS        JEFFERSON CO                 1    1
MARTIN, JAMES C                  PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
MARTIN, JAMES C                  PVT   J WATKINS        JEFFERSON CO                 1    1
MC BRIEN, JOHN E                 PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
MEEK, ROBERT                     PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
MINER, JAMES F                   PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
MINER, JAMES F                   PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
NEWBY, HEZEKAH B                 PVT   J WATKINS        JEFFERSON CO                 1    1
NEWBY, HEZIKIAH B                PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
OWENS, JOSHAU                    PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
OWENS, PETER                     PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
OWINS, JOSHUA                    PVT   J WATKINS        JEFFERSON CO                 1    1
OWINS, PETER                     PVT   J WATKINS        JEFFERSON CO                 1    1
PACE, GEORGE W                   PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
PARISH, WIATT                    PVT   J WATKINS        JEFFERSON CO                 1    1
PARISH, WIOTT                    PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
REYNALDS, JACOB                  PVT   J WATKINS        JEFFERSON CO                 1    1
REYNOLDS, JACOB                  PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
RHEA, JAMES                      PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
SATERFIELD, JOHN R               SGT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1
SATTERFIELD, JOHN R              SGT   J WATKINS        JEFFERSON CO                 1    1
THOMINSON, WILLIAM               PVT   J WATKINS        JEFFERSON CO                 1    1
TOMISON, WILLIAM                 PVT   J BOWMAN         JEFFERSON CO                 SP   1

 
 
 
 
 

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