Company E: Farmers Guards

Roster of the 11th Wisconsin Infantry, Co. E.

The “Farmers Guards”


Abbreviations
M.O.= Mustered Out.
Cpl = Corporal
Sgt = Sergeant
Lt = Lieutenant
Prom = Promoted
Disch = Discharged
Trans = Transferred

Officers

Name Rank Residence Date(Rank From) Remarks
Luther H. Whittlesey Captain Mineral Point Sept 20, 1861 Prom. Lt. Col. Jun 7, 1863.
Abner Powell Captain Mineral Point Jul 12, 1863 Vet.; 1st Lt., Sept 20, 1861; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Sidney Shepard 1st Lt. Mineral Point Jul 12, 1863 Vet.; 2nd Lt., Sept 20, 1861; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.

Enlisted Men


Name Residence Enlisted Remarks
Alling, Calvin P Sylvan Sept 12, 1861 From Co. D.; Vet; trans to Co. D. Mar 1, 1864.
Allen, Alfred Cadiz Sept 4, 1861 Died Aug 21, 1862; Oldtown, Ark. disease.
Andrews, Grant   Sept 23, 1861 Wnd. Vicksburg; died May 25, 1863, wnds.
Anderson, Gilbert Moscow Sept 18, 1861 Vet.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865; died Setp 3, 1865, Mobile, Ala.
Arthur, Joseph Mineral Point Sept 17, 1861 Vet.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Barret, Abraham Lima Oct 16, 1861 M.O. Nov 18, 1864, term exp.
Barber, Hubert Wilton Jan 4, 1864 From 33rd Wis. Inf.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Beaumont, George Kendall Sept 18, 1861 Vet., Cpl., Sgt.; absent sick at M.O. of Regt.
Bennett, Phillip Cottage Inn Sept 20, 1861 Vet.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Bennett, William H Mineral Point Sept 7, 1861 M.O. Sept 28, 1864, term exp.
Bender, Michael Mineral Point Oct 5, 1861 Died Dec 7, 1861, Sulpher Springs, Mo., disease.
Bleibaum, William Brookfield Mar 30, 1865 M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Bottoms, James Mineral Point Oct 7, 1861 Disch Sept 11, 1862, disability.
Bovee, Nelson Mifflin Jan 4, 1864 M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Brazzell, John Mifflin Sept 23, 1861 Vet., Cpl.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Bracken, Charles J Willow Springs Sept 1, 1861 Vet., Cpl., Sgt.; Wnd. Vicksburg; prom 2nd Lt. Co. G
5th Wis. Inf., Sept 5, 1864.
Brennan, John Mineral Point Sept 19, 1861 Vet.; died Jul 29, 1864, Brashear City, La. disease.
Bryan, Jonas Cottage Inn Sept 2, 1861 Vet., Cpl., Sgt.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Budlong, Delos Mineral Point Aug 31, 1861 Vet., Cpl.; M.O. Jul 9, 1865.
Burns, Michael Willow Springs Sept 21, 1861 M.O. Nov 18, 1864, term exp.
Callahan, Barney A Willow Springs Sept 23, 1861 Vet.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Carr, Andrew Kendall Sept 23, 1861 Vet., Cpl.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Carpenter, John D Belmont Sept 16, 1861 M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Cnaney, Ezekiel Franklin Sept 4, 1861 Wnd. Vicksburg; died Sept 11, 1863, Memphis, Tenn., disease.
Crabb, John Mineral Point Sept 3, 1861 Disch. Apr 9, 1863, disability.
Curry, Matthew T Linden Sept 17, 1861 Disch. Jan 20, 1863.
Curry, Moses Glasgow Mineral Point Sept 18, 1861 Disch. Ded 25, 1861, disability.
Curry, Thomas W Linden Sept 16, 1861 Died Dec 14, 1862, Black River, MO., disease.
Dain, James M Kendall Sept 16, 1861 Died Apr 17, 1863, Nashville, Tenn., disease.
Dain, Thomas T Mifflin Sept 4, 1861 Died May 5, 1862, Pocahontas, Ark., disease.
Davis, Rees T Mifflin Oct 27, 1861 Wnd. Port Gibson; died May 11, 1863, wnds.
Dixon, William Waldwick May 11, 1864 M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Doyle, John Kendall Apr 14, 1864 M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Enloe, Francis M Mifflin Sept 23, 1861 Disch. Apr 22, 1863, disability.
Erbe, George Caledonia Apr 11, 1865 Drafted; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Evans, Jeremiah T Willow Springs Sept 17, 1861 Disch. Feb 12, 1862, disability.
Evans, William Belmont Sept 24, 1861 Missing Jan 14, 1863 on march.
Evans, James H Mineral Point Oct 4, 1861 Deserted Nov 24, 1862
Fisher, Joseph Grafton Mar 14, 1865 Drafted; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Forthan, Louis Freeman Oct 5, 1864 M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
French, Charles W Willow Springs Sept 24, 1861 Disch. Feb 7, 1863, disability.
Fuller, Henry E Lake Mills Oct 18, 1861 Disch Nov 18, 1862, disability.
Gardiner, Henry A Cincinnati, Oh Oct 8, 1861 Disch. Nov 30, 1863, disability.
Gilson, Mial D Elk Grove Sept 9, 1861 Died Jan 27, 1862 Camp Curtis, Mo., disease.
Gordan, Ephraim J Lynn Mar 8, 1864 Deserted Apr 22, 1864.
Gray, Dexter H Elk Grove Sept 18, 1861 Disch Oct 4, 1862, disability.
Gugerty, William A Kendall Apr 14, 1864 Died Jul 15, 1864, Brashear City, La., disease.
Halverson, Rufus Manitowoc Sept 30, 1864 Drafted; M.O. Jun 7, 1865.
Hanson, Peter   Mar 14, 1865 Drafted; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Hanson, Nelson Freeman Oct 5, 1864 M.O. Jun 30, 1865.
Hartley, George
Mineral Point Sept 3, 1861 Vet.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Haskin, John Platteville Oct 22, 1863 M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Hendrickson, Abram Reedsburg Sept 16, 1861 Wnd. Black River Bridge; died Aug 26, 1863, on
steamer “Renford,” disease.
Hoskin, Stephen Platteville Sept 17, 1861 Vet., Cpl.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Hulin, Moses Belmont Sept 20, 1861 M.O. Nov 18, 1864, term exp.
Hunter, John Fayette Sept 17, 1861 Trans. to V.R.C., Oct 1, 1863.
Johnson, Joseph Freeman Oct 5, 1864 M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Jones, William B Belmont Sept 9, 1861 Sgt., 1st Sgt.; died May 24, 1863, wnds.
recieved Vicksburg, Miss.
Jones, Thomas J Mifflin Oct 27, 1861 M.O. Nov 18, 1864, term exp.
Kilpatrick, James Cottage Inn Sept 24, 1861 Disch. Feb 7, 1863, disability.
King, George Sevastopol Apr 8, 1865 M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
King, Edward Ridgeway Oct 4, 1861 Vet.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Kirkpatrick, Samuel C Washburn Sept 11, 1861 Vet., Cpl., Sgt., 1st Sgt.; wnd. Port
Gibson; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Knudson, Knud K Liberty Mar 11, 1865 Drafted; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Knudson, Peter Moscow Mar 14, 1865 Drafted; died Jul 25, 1865, on board Steamer
“Durand.”
Krueger, Carl F   Mar 10, 1865 Died Jul 26, 1865, Mobile, Ala., disease.
Latch, John Linden Sept 1, 1861 Disch. Jun 8, 1863, disability.
Latch, Martin Calamine Sept 4, 1861 Disch. Oct 29, 1863, disability; re-enl
Mar 30, 1864; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Lemke, John   Sept 20, 1864 M.O. Jun 6, 1865.
Libby, Mark D Cottage Inn Sept 16, 1861 Vet.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Logue, John Willow Springs Sept 5, 1861 Vet.; died Jun 16, 1865, Montgomery, Ala.,
disease.
Ludlum, Alexander Mifflin Sept 12, 1861 Vet.; M.O. Aug 16, 1865.
Marr, Andrew Kendall Sept 19, 1861 M.O. Nov 18, 1864, term exp.
Martin, James   Sept 3, 1861 M.O. Nov 18, 1864, term exp.
Mason, Charles Mineral Point Sept 9, 1861 Vet.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Matz, Frederick Berry Mar 6, 1865 Drafted; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
McClennahan, Harrison Belmont Sept 21, 1861 Vet., Musician; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
McIlhatten, Daniel Mineral Point Oct 4, 1861 Vet.; Killed Apr 9, 1865, Blakely, Ala.
Melvin, Henry T Belmont Sept 12, 1861 Cpl.; disch Dec 4, 1862, disability.
Moore, Daniel B Mifflin Sept 9, 1861 Vet., Cpl., Sgt.; wnd. Blakely, Brevet 1st
Lt., Apr 9, 1865; Brevet Capt., Apr 9, 1865;
M.O. Sept 4, 1865. Winner of the Congressional
medal of Honor for actions at Blakely, Ala.
Mory, Adam Porter Oct 28, 1862 From 33rd Wis. Inf.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Moulton, Benjamin W Fayette Sept 23, 1861 Disch. Jul 26, 1862. disability.
Murphy, Dennis W Kendall Sept 23, 1861 Deserted Mar 10, 1863
Myer, John Sevastopol Apr 6, 1865 Drafted; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Newton, Edward Fayette Sept 17, 1861 Vet., Wagoner; wnd.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Newton, Issac Fayette Sept 23, 1861 Wnd. Vicksburg; died May 24, 1863, wnds.
Norton, Christopher Moscow Sept 28, 1861 Drafted; M.O. Jun 7, 1865.
O’Connor, Nelson Ridgeway Sept 24, 1861 Vet., Cpl.; wnd. May 22, 1863, Vicksburg;
disch Apr 1, 1865, disability.
Odgers, William Mineral Point Sept 1, 1861 Disch. Apr 29, 1863, disability.
Oettiker, William H Belmont Sept 9, 1861 Vet,; prom. 2nd Lt. Co. K, 50th Wis.
Inf., Feb 21, 1865.
Ohle, John Springdale Nov 2, 1861 Disch. Nov 20, 1862, disability.
Oleson, Knud Moscow Mar 14, 1865 M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Olmstead, Nathan T Cottage Inn Sept 9, 1861 Cpl., Sgt.; disch. Nov 18, 1862, disability.
Paar, Peter Berry Mar 14, 1865 M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Palmer, Plimpton M Bethel Grove Sept 24, 1861 Vet.; died Nov 27, 1864 Wis., disease.
Parry, John J Mifflin Sept 9, 1861 Disch. Apr 6, 1863, disability.
Peterson, Peter Moscow Mar 14, 1865 Drafted; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Pfisterer, David   Mar 23, 1865 Drafted; died Aug 2, 1865, Mobile, Ala.,
disease.
Phelps, Oliver W Mineral Point Sept 2, 1861 Killed June 23, 1863, Vicksburg, Miss.
Phelps, Jonas M Madison Jan 4, 1864 M.O. Aug 16, 1865.
Phelps, William H Mifflin Sept 9, 1861 Vet., Sgt.; Killed Apr 9, 1865, Blakely, Ala.
Phelps, Jeremiah J Mifflin Oct 8, 1861 Vet.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Powell, Thomas Mineral Point Sept 9, 1861 Vet.; died Oct 23, 1864, Brashear City,
La., disease.
Prentice, Tyler S Mineral Point Sept 11, 1861 Disch. Sept 26, 1863, disability.
Priestly, Thomas Mineral Point Sept 9, 1861 1st Sgt.; Prom. 2nd Lt. Co. B, 30th
Wis. Inf., Sept 8, 1862.
Prisk, Samuel Mineral Point Aug 31, 1861 Vet., Cpl., Sgt.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Prisk, Thomas W Mineral Point Sept 9, 1861 Vet., 1st Sgt.; wnd Vicksburg; died Jul 3,
1865, Mineral Point, Wis., disease.
Reeves, John T Waldwick Sept 15, 1861 Disch. Jul 26, 1862, disability.
Reiner, Gottfried Sheboygan Fall Feb 14, 1865 Drafted; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Richardson, Nathan Mineral Point Oct 28, 1861 Vet.; wnd. Blakely; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Ruddy, Patrick Westport Oct 16, 1861 Vet., Cpl.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Rule, Henry Mineral Point Sept 2, 1861 Disch. Apr 27, 1863, disability.
Satterlee, Thomas M Mineral Point Sept 16, 1861 Died Jul 2, 1863, wnds. recieved at Vicksburg,
Miss.
Schorningen, Frederik Ahnapee Oct 3, 1864. Drafted; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Scott, John Mineral Point Oct 7, 1861 Killed May 22, 1863, Vicksburg, Miss.
Scott, Robert Mineral Point Oct 7, 1861 Wnd. Vicksburg; died Jun 16, 1863, Memphis,
Tenn., wnds.
Scoggin. Jas. Simple Belmont Sept 16, 1861 Died Aug 16, 1862, Oldtown, Ark., disease.
Shannon, Alexander Port Andrew Oct 7, 1861 Vet.; killed Apr 9, 1865, Blakely, Ala.
Sherrill, Robert R Bethel Grove Sept 16, 1861 Vet., Cpl.; M.O. Jul 9, 1865.
Shea, Murty Waldwick Sept 7, 1861 Vet., Cpl.; Killed Apr 9, 1865, Blakely, Ala.
Shea, John Waldwick Aug 31, 1861 Vet.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Shea, Edward Kendall Apr 15, 1864 M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Shirrell, Edward T Belmont Aug 12, 1864 M.O. Jul 9, 1865.
Smith, Thomas Waldwick Sept 17, 1861 Wnd. Grand Gulf, Miss.; died Jul 20, 1863,
Millikens Bend, La., disease.
Stevens, John Mifflin Sept 24, 1861 Wnd. Bicksburg; died May 23, 1863, wnds.
Stoner, Parley E Mineral Point Sept 18, 1861 Vet.; M.O. Jul 19, 1865.
Stoner, John Mineral Point Sept 16, 1861 Vet.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Svenson, Niels Eaton Sept 30, 1864 Drafted; M.O. Jun 7, 1865.
Thomas, Daniel Mineral Point Sept 1, 1861 Died Aug 27, 1862, Oldtown, Ark., disease.
Thrasher, John Mineral Point Oct 7, 1861 Vet., Cpl.; M.O. Jul 19, 1865.
Trevillion, William Mineral Point Sept 3, 1861 Vet., Sgt; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Trude, William Washburn Sept 11, 1861 Disch. Feb 22, 1863, disease.
Truman, William Lima Nov 1, 1862 From 33rd, Wis. Inf.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Van Nostran, John Albion Feb 2, 1864 From 33rd Wis. Inf.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Waldbridge, Edwin Mineral Point Mar 5, 1864 Died Nov 21, 1864, Brashear City, La., disease.
White, James Mineral Point Sept 24, 1861 Vet.; M.O. Sept 4, 1865.
Wiesen, Ernest Mineral Point Aug 28, 1861 Cpl.; Disch. Jul 26, 1862, disability.
Wilcox, George Oakland Mar 8, 1864 Deserted Apr 22, 1864.

Any omissions or errors are unintentional.

About Chris

I am a high school history teacher in Colorado and am finishing my masters in history from APU. My book The 11th Wisconsin in the Civil War: A Regimental History was published by McFarland & Co. in 2008.