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Roster of the Civil War
Twenty-Seventh Michigan Infantry

The following list of soldiers was compiled from Michigan Soldiers and Sailors, published by the State of Michigan in 1915, and Compendium of History and Biography of Hillsdale County Michigan Elon G. Reynolds. ed. Chicago: AW Bowen & Co (1903) p 81.

The names have been alphabetized for easy reference. Individuals with an asterisk (*) in the Residence column have not yet been located in the official roster.

Submitted by former County Coordinator, Tracey Morris
 
Company Last Name First Name Home Age Other Info
Co. K ANDERSON John Hillsdale 18 missing in action at Wilderness, Va. 8 May 1864/ mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K ARMSTRONG Solomon Hillsdale 44 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K AYERS John L. Amboy 18 died of wounds 12 May 1864 at Spottsylvania Va.
Co. K BAKER Truman C. Ransom 36 mustered out 31 may 1865
Co. K BATES Albert W. Hillsdale 20 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. G BATES Charles S. Hillsdale 18  
Co. K BEAVER John Camden 19 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. D BEIGHEY Henry Hillsdale 20  
Co. K BELDEN William D. Moscow 31 died of wounds 25 Jun 1864 at Washington D.C.
n/a BIRD Henry M. *   missing in action 12 May 1864
Co. K BLUNT Albert Jefferson 43 died of wounds 6 May 1864 at Wilderness, Va.
Co. F BRAYMAN Thomas Ransom 18 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K BRIGGS Louis A./Lewis A. Jefferson 28 discharged for wounds 24 Dec 1864
Co. K BROWKWAY/
BROCKWAY
Horace A. Hillsdale 20 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K BROWN Albert Somerset 18  
Co. G BRYAN/BRINE Byron Hillsdale 20 missing in action 26 May 1864; mustered out 24 Aug 1865
Co. K BURDICK John R./B. Cambria 44 died at home, January 1864
Co. K BURGESS John D. Cambria 20 mustered out 2 Jun 1865
Co. G CARE George Moscow 18 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K CARPENTER Warren Hillsdale 17  
Co. K CHASE Isaac M. Adams 20 mustered out 7 Jun 1865
Co. K CHOATE Stephen P. Hillsdale 25 mustered out 5 Jun 1865
Co. G CLEVELAND John Moscow 18 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K CLOW Henry A. Moscow 19 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K COLE William H. Hillsdale 36 missing at Petersburg Va. 30 Jul 1864/ Died at Danville, Va. 8 Dec 1864
Co. K COLE/COLEMAN Alexander B. Hillsdale 44 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K COLLAR Martin *   mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K CONANT William C. Hillsdale 31  
Co. K COOK Peter Hillsdale 27 mustered out 6 Jun 1865
Co. D COOK William C. Hillsdale 23 discharged 27 Jan 1865 for wounds received 16 Aug 1864
Co. K CORCORAN John Hillsdale 30 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K CRESSY Samuel Ransom 29 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K CULVER Alvin B. Woodbridge 40 died at Washington D.C. 1 Aug 1864
Co. D DEUEL/DUEL Charles E. Jefferson 32 died of wounds 12 May 1864
Co. G DILLEN/DILLON Samuel H. Hillsdale 22 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. G DILLEN/DILLON Thomas W. Hillsdale 24 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. D DILLON William Hillsdale 18 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K DOLPH Wilber D./Wilbur D. Hillsdale 16 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
n/a DOLPH Joseph M. *   transferred to V.R. Corps
Co. K DRAKE Horace Cambria 42 died of wounds 23 Jun 1864
Co. K DUESLER John R. Hillsdale 20  
Co. G DUNN Gilbert C./Albert C. Hillsdale 27 killed at Petersburg Va. 3 Jun 1864
Co. K DUNN Wesley Wheatland 34  
Co. K DUNN William H.H. Hillsdale 21 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K ELLIOTT Cyrus W./ E.W. Hillsdale 22 missing at Petersburg Va. 30 Jul 1864/ mustered out 27 May 1865
Co. K ELLIS Gilbert Cambria 30 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K FARNAM/FARNHAM William C. Hillsdale 18 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. E FARRY Elmer *   mustered out 27 May 1865
Co. G FERRY Charles Henry Hillsdale 27  
Co. G FIFIELD Mathew Hillsdale 40 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K FIFIELD Paul Adams 37 died of wounds 6 May 1864 at Wilderness, Va.
Co. K FIFIELD James *   mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. D FORESTER/
FORRESTER
Levi N. Adams 26 mustered out 11 Aug 1865
Co. E FURRY Elmer Moscow 30  
Co. K GREENING John Hillsdale 44 mustered out 9 Jun 1865
Co. G HACKETT Leslie *   mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. G HAINES Harlow *   killed at Petersburg Va. 3 Jun 1864
Co. K HAMMOND Alpheus W. Moscow 18 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K HANCOCK Oscar Hillsdale 28 commissioned 1st lieutenant 15 Dec 1863; resigned 5 Nov 1864
Co. D HANNIBAL Charles *   mustered out 19 Jun 1865
Co. K HARRIS Charles *   mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K HATCH Marcus Hillsdale 34 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K HERWATH John Jonesville 18 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K HILLYARD/
HYLIARD
Benjamin E. Woodbridge 24 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K HILLYARD/
HYLIARD
Marks H. Woodbridge 22 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. G HOLMES Martin W. *   mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. D HOOK Martin Hillsdale 39  
Co. D HOOVER Eli S. Hillsdale 19  
Co. D HOOVER Franklin Ransom 18  
Co. D HOOVER James F. Ransom 21 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K HUFF John W. Hillsdale 29 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K JEFFERS Charles T. *   discharged in Sept 1864 for promotion in U.S.C.T.
Co. G JOHNSON John Moscow 20 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. G JOHNSON Rodney D. *   mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. D JONES Oliver Camden 18  
Co. K JORALEMON/
JOROBMAN
Charles C. Hillsdale 18 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. G KELLOGG Nelson Hillsdale 36 killed at Petersburg Va. 3 Jun 1864
Co. K KENT William Hillsdale 32 mustered out 7 Aug 1865
Co. K KIRK/KINK Marion Hillsdale 18 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. E LANE William W. Hillsdale 17  
Co. F LEONARD Robert Pittsfield 20  
Co. K LEWIS Nathan B. Woodbridge 19 mustered out 28 Jun 1865
Co. K LOZIER Thomas Ransom 18 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. D LUKES James Hillsdale 44 mustered out 12 Jun 1865
Co. K MARCH Edwin J. n/a n/a commissioned captain 30 Dec 1863, transferred as lieutenant colonel to 2nd Infantry 1 Apr 1864, afterwards wounded before Petersburge; commisioned colonel and resigned 1 Apr 1864
Co. K MARKS Alfred J. Hillsdale 19 mustered out 26 May 1865
Co. G MARSH Charles S. Hillsdale 36 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K MCCARTY John Bankers 44  
Co. D MCCLUCKION/
MCCLUKLIN
James Camden 17 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K MCDOUGEL/
MCDOUGALL
James Woodbridge 18 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K MCLEAN Henry Amboy 20 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K MEAD Theodore S. Hillsdale 19  
Unassigned MEAD Thomas S. *   commissioned 1st lieutenant 2nd Ind. Company 27 Feb 1864. Wounded near Petersburg 17 Jun 1864; also at Poplar Grove Church 30 Sep 1864; died of wounds 16 Oct 1864
Co. K MERRITT Julius G. Adams 20  
Co. K MICKLE Wellington Cambria 30 mustered out 13 Jun 1865
Co. G MILLARD Nathaniel *   mustered out 28 Jul 1865
Co. K MILLER Andrew J. Wheatland 33  
Co. D MYERS Charles Hillsdale 18 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K MYERS Christopher *   mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Unassigned NIBLACK James. W *   appointed assistant surgeon, 15 Dec 1863; mustered out 26 Jul 1865.
Co. K NOONIN John Hillsdale 45 transferred to V.R. Corps 17 Oct 1864
Co. G O'HARA Michael *   mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K OLDS Charles S. Jefferson 18  
Co. K OSTRANDER Frederick *   died of wounds 12 May 1864 at Spottsylvania Va.
Co. K OSTROM Frederick Somerset 19  
Co. K OUSTERHOUT/
OSTERHOUT
John W. Hillsdale 22 mustered out 31 Jul 1865
Co. K OUTERHOUT/
OSTRAHURT
Samuel Jefferson 45 died of wounds 12 May 1864 at Spottsylvania Va.
Co. D PARKS Ansel/Asabel Ransom 43 mustered out 13 Jun 1865
Co. D PARKS Charles Ransom 18 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K PARSONS Samuel L. Hillsdale 35 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K PATCH Stephen Somerset 33 died at Annapolis, Md. 3 Oct 1864/ missing at Petersburg, Va. 30 Jul 1864
Co. K PAUSTLE Austin *   died of wounds 30 Jul 1864 at Petersburg, Va.
Co. K POTTER Albert W. Reading 17 discharged for disability 22 Feb 1865
Co. G PURCHASE Christopher *   mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. G PUTNEY Eugene D. Moscow 18 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K RARICK Jacob Adams 38 killed at Petersburg Va. 17 Jun 1864
Co. K RARICK/
RURICK
Gilbert H. Hillsdale 29 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K RARICK/
RURICK
William H. Hillsdale 31 mustered out 7 Aug 1865
Co. D REMMLEY/
REMMELE
Birdsey Somerset 17 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K REYNER Oshea F. Hillsdale 30 discharged for wounds 5 Dec 1864
Co. K RHOADES Jacob Amboy 20 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K RICH Henry Hillsdale 18 killed at Petersburg Va. 17 Jun 1864
Co. K RICH Milo Hillsdale 42 mustered out 6 Jun 1865
Co. G RIGGS Nelson Hillsdale 18  
Co. K ROSE Aaron/Huron Hillsdale 44 discharged 6 May 1865
Co. D RUSSELL John Jefferson 34  
Co. K RUTAN Stephen Somerset 41  
Co. K RUTAN William Somerset 18 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K SAMPSON Newton Fayette 35  
Co. K SANDERSON Francis Woodbridge 18 mustered out 12 Jun 1865
Co. K SAPPSON Pulard *   died of wounds 6 May 1864 at Wilderness Va.
Co. E SCHMOUDER Michael Jefferson 27 mustered out 27 May 1865
Co. K SCHULTS/SHULTZ Christopher Hillsdale 20 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. D SEELY Gilbert Camden 17  
Co. D SLAYBAUGH David Camden 18 mustered out 15 Jun 1865
Co. K SMITH David O. Fayette 19 died of wounds 29 Jun 1864 at Washington D.C./died of wounds 1 Jun 1864 at Petersburg Va.
Co. D SMITH Franklin Hillsdale 18 died of wounds 29 Jun 1864 at Washington D.C./died of wounds 1 Jun 1864 at Petersburg Va./transferred to V.R. Corps 1 May 1865
Co. K SMITH James H. Woodbridge 20 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K SNYDER John Woodbridge 34 mustered out 3 Aug 1865
Co. K SPARKS George Scipio 24 mustered out 10 Jun 1865
Co. K SQUIRES Leander Cambria 39 died of wounds 19 May 1864 at Wilderness Va.
Co. K ST. JOHN Charles *   mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K STEWART Justus Hillsdale 43 mustered out 7 Aug 1865
Co. K STRAUB Conrad Hillsdale 35 died of wounds 12 May 1864 at Spottsylvania Va.
Co. K STROUGH Ira Van Buren Hillsdale 18 died at Annapolis, Md.26 Mar 1865
Co. G THORNE/THORN William B. Cambria 18 died 2 Dec 1864
Co. K TODD James Hillsdale 18 mustered out 26 May 1865
Co. G TODD James P. Hillsdale 27 died of wounds 19 Jul 1864/missing in action 26 May 1864
Co. K TWIST Thomas H. Hillsdale 27 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K VAN ALLEN Cicero D./D.G. Hillsdale 19 missing in action at Wilderness, Va. 6 May 1864/ died at Andersonville Ga. 26 Nov 1864
Co. K VAN DREISEN Duane Hillsdale 17 discharged for disability 28 Jun 1865
Co. D VAN WERT Hugh Hillsdale 44  
Unassigned VOSPER Richard *   commissioned 2nd Lieutenant in the 2nd Ind. Company 1864; wounded near Petersburg, 18 Jun 1864; resigned 27 Sep 1864
Co. G WALTER Isaac *   mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K WASHBURN Jonathan Jr Hillsdale 32 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K WELCH Patrick W. Hillsdale 44 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. D WILCOX Colin G. Ransom 20  
Co. G WILCOX Elisha Moscow 18 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K WILKINS Alexander Allen 27 mustered out 26 May 1865
Co. G WINANS Nathaniel *   mustered out 26 Jul 1865
n/a WINFIELD Nelson *   killed before Petersburg Va. 30 Jul 1864
Co. K WINTERS Peter Hillsdale 18 mustered out 10 Jun 1865
Co. G WOOD Christopher Cambria 18 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K WORDEN Salmon T./Solomon Hillsdale 19 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. K WORDEN/WORDON Jason Somerset 17 died of wounds 17 Jun 1864 at Petersburg Va.
Co. K WRIGHT Dennis Adams 22 mustered out 30 May 1865
Co. K WRIGHT Samuel G. Hillsdale 34 mustered out 26 Jul 1865
Co. G YOUNGLOVE William N. Hillsdale 18 mustered out 4 Sep 1865

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Copyright 2001 Tracey Morris

 

 

 

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