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46th Infantry Regiment


From the "History of DeWitt County, Illinois - 1882"


The regiment was organized at Camp Butler, IL, December 28, 1861 by Col John A Davis.
January 4, 1863, the regiment was mustered as a veteran regiment, and returned home on furlough.
Returned again to the field, was mustered out of the U S service January 20, 1866.  


Below are the names of those who volunteered from DeWitt County.  


FORTY-SIXTH INFANTRY REGIMENT
   (THREE YEARS’ SERVICE)

MUSTER ROLL COMPANY  A

Recruits
Huddleston, Reuben H			- mustered out 1/20/66


MUSTER ROLL COMPANY  H

Captains
Hughes, John A				- mustered out 12/1/64
Pike, Frederick W			- mustered out 1/20/66

Sergeants
McCullough, Ebenezer			- discharged 4/4/62, disability
Segner, DeVilla D			- discharged 9/1/62, disability

Corporal
Blackburn, Elijah H			- discharged 10/9/62, wounds
Cooley, Andrew J			- deserted 6/21/62
Hennemway, Samuel D			- veteran, sick at muster out of regiment
Cook, Wm. H				- discharged 12/5/64 as private, term expired

Musicians
Reynolds, Ed. H				- veteran, mustered out 1/20/65 as Serg't

Privates
Bullis, Abram F				- discharged 12/23/62, disability
Cook, Monroe				- veteran, mustered out 1/20/66
Cook, Lyman H				- veteran, mustered out 1/20/66
Chapman, David				- discharged 12/5/64, term expired
Dailey, Patrick				- died 5/6/62, wounds
Dunn, James				- discharged 12/5/64, term expired
Horten, Sylvester			- died at Henderson 5/16/62
Hill, Preston K				- discharged 12/5/64 as Corp'l, term expired
McGrath, John P				- veteran, transferred to V.R.C., discharged 
					  2/20/65 as Serg't, died
McDowell, David				- discharged 12/5/64, term expired
Meigher, John 				- veteran, corp, died at Danvall's Bluff 12/19/64
Newberry, Jas. B			- veteran, mustered out 1/20/66 as Serg't
Patterson, Wm. N			- veteran, Serg't, deserted 11/17/65
Patterson, James			- mustered out 1/20/66 as Serg't
Shommaker, Andrew			- discharged 6/16/62, disability
Townsend, Luther			- died at Mt. Ver. 8/17/62
Talley, William				- veteran, mustered out 1/20/66
Welch, Theron				- deserted 5/7/62
Wood, Jacob				- mustered out 1/20/66 as Corp'l

Veterans
Reynolds, Edward H			- mustered out 1/20/66 as Serg't
Stone, Corydon				- 	""	""	""

Recruits
Atkins, Woodbury			- mustered out 1/20/66 as Corp'l
Carmichael, John			- mustered out 10/31/65
Kelcher, Cornelius			- mustered out 1/20/66 as Corp'l
Landy, James				- 	""	""	""
Loveridge, Jerome			- died at Vicksburg 1/26/64
Livingston, Huntly			- mustered out 1/20/66
Martin, Don V				- 	""	""
Mahin, Thomas				-	""	""
Oyers, Henry				-	""	""
Patterson, Ezra G			- 	""	""
Paige, Scott				-	""	""
Seihler, James M			- mustered out 11/25/65


MUSTER ROLL COMPANY  I

Veterans
Tearney, Edward				- absent, sick at muster out of regiment
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