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Statistical Summary of Illinois Cities Represented in
Grand Army of the Republic, Department of Illinois:
Transcription of the Death Rolls, 1879-1947

The following table lists the number of G.A.R. members from each post who are recorded in this book.

Location of Post

Post Number

Number of G.A.R. Members from Post Represented in Book

Abingdon

58

51

Aid/Orchardville

692

13

Albany

460

25

Albion

338

53

Aledo

262

111

Alexis

694

22

Altamont

632

14

Alton

441

58

Amboy

65

2

Amboy

572

53

Andalusia

492

2

Anna

558

74

Annapolis

235

8

Annawan

290

14

Arcola

393

45

Argenta

294

41

Arthur

194

14

Ashland

592

14

Ashley

342

16

Assumption

686

20

Astoria

353

9

Athens

200

13

Atlanta

326

40

Atwood

189

16

Auburn

370

9

Augusta

302

28

Aurora

20

374

Austin/Chicago

276

74

Ava

620

36

Avon

144

4

Baldwin

773

2

Barrington

275

32

Barry

154

32

Batavia

48

49

Batchtown/Hardin

778

5

Bay City

644

4

Beardstown

97

18

Beecher City

349

9

Bell Air

229

6

Belle Flower

760

5

Belleville, see also Kampsville

   

Belleville

443

200

Belvidere

164

118

Bement

149

15

Benton

341

20

Bethalto, see also Fosterburg

   

Bethalto

509

11

Bethany

176

49

Birds

150

36

Blandinsville

267

2

Bloomington

146

397

Blue Island

473

21

Blue Mound

347

15

Bogota

675

3

Bone Gap

224

19

Bonnie

793

3

Bowensburgh/Bowen

428

22

Bradford

90

24

Breese

711

9

Bridgeport

681

29

Brighton

213

27

Brimfield

177

20

Brooklyn

417

16

Broughton

640

9

Brownstown

673

21

Buda

198

40

Buffalo

613

9

Bunker Hill

721

21

Bushnell

174

96

Byron

316

9

Cabery

664

7

Cairo

533

27

Cairo

598

50

Calhoun

662

17

Cambridge

436

26

Camden

751

11

Camp Point

542

13

Canton

69

136

Capron

314

31

Carbondale

297

39

Carlinville

339

78

Carlyle

525

43

Carmi

296

110

Carrier’s Mills

771

8

Carrollton

442

46

Carterville

237

21

Carthage

455

67

Casey

100

83

Caseyville

748

5

Catlin

791

3

Cave-in-Rock

727

9

Centralia

55

120

Cerro Gordo

210

38

Chadwick

785

23

Champaign

140

218

Channahon

494

13

Chapin

524

13

Charleston

271

125

Chatsworth

388

8

Chebanse

293

29

Chenoa

185

51

Cherry Point, see Chrisman

   

Chester

212

14

Chesterfield

449

4

Chestnut

725

5

Chicago, see also Austin, Englewood, Grand Crossing, Maplewood, Ravenswood & Washington Heights

   

Chicago

4

2

Chicago

5

956

Chicago

7

 

Chicago

7

48

Chicago

9

110

Chicago

14

1

Chicago

28

781

Chicago

40

233

Chicago

50

131

Chicago

91

221

Chicago

306

53

Chicago

376

107

Chicago

425

90

Chicago

555

36

Chicago

560

117

Chicago

573

144

Chicago

602

125

Chicago

663

3

Chicago

665

6

Chicago

701

27

Chicago

706

148

Chicago

708

11

Chicago

713

16

Chicago

740

89

Chicago

743

12

Chicago

752

3

Chicago

754

40

Chicago

770

4

Chicago

788

4

Chicago

798

182

Chicago Heights

759

20

Chillicothe

136

47

Chrisman/Cherry Point

412

31

Cisne

768

22

Cissna Park

576

2

Clay City

269

33

Clayton

311

39

Clinton

157

111

Coal Valley

385

3

Cobden

439

61

Colchester

408

10

Collinsville

534

57

Columbia

669

28

Cornell

769

15

Cottage Home

655

17

Coulterville

259

8

Cowden

566

10

Crab Orchard

518

6

Creal Springs

677

23

Cutler

659

4

Dahlgren, see Moore’s Prairie

   

Dallas City

621

22

Dalton, see Riverdale

   

Dalton City

481

6

Danville, see also Soldiers & Sailors Home

   

Danville

77

237

Danville

493

1

Danville

799

19

De Soto

564

8

Decatur

141

450

Dekalb

283

32

Delavan

155

34

Dennison, see McKeen

   

Des Plaines

780

30

Dewey

282

7

Dix

569

19

Dixon

299

141

Dolson

691

1

Donnellson

685

2

Downers Grove

468

43

Dundee

519

25

DuQuoin

106

33

Dwight

626

32

Earlville

475

27

East Dubuque

614

2

East St. Louis

74

1

East St. Louis

507

74

East St. Louis

749

18

Edinburg

402

14

Edwardsville

461

85

Effingham

88

86

El Paso

73

3

El Paso

531

23

Elco

547

8

Eldorado

527

72

Elgin

49

287

Elizabeth

532

8

Elizabethtown

565

1

Elliottstown

159

15

Elmira

37

10

Elmwood

53

27

Enfield

178

29

Englewood/Chicago

444

313

Erie

553

1

Eureka

270

53

Evanston

540

99

Fairbury

75

59

Fairfield

244

71

Fairview

634

7

Fairweather

601

12

Farina

426

11

Farmer City

211

70

Farmington

145

21

Ferris

310

6

Findlay

757

7

Fisher

300

21

Flora

89

23

Forrest

114

22

Forreston

658

33

Fosterburg/Bethalto

746

19

Frankfort

328

5

Franklin

490

1

Franklin Grove

398

22

Freeport

98

242

Freeport

747

3

Fulton

556

11

Galatia

470

21

Galena

502

97

Galesburg

45

250

Galva

33

43

Gardner

305

31

Geneseo

452

86

Geneva

60

12

Genoa

478

6

Georgetown

204

37

Gibson City

70

49

Gillespie

624

7

Gilman

186

17

Girard

516

33

Glasford

432

38

Glenburn

635

6

Golconda

332

36

Grafton

585

10

Grand Crossing/Chicago

467

34

Grand View

733

3

Grayville

373

33

Greenfield

350

64

Greenup

257

41

Greenview

647

9

Greenville

301

146

Gridley

291

14

Griggsville

438

40

Hamilton

86

33

Hamletsburgh

650

4

Hampshire

453

20

Hampton

595

26

Hanna City

779

3

Hanover

399

20

Hardin, see also Batchtown

   

Hardin

448

19

Harrisburg

454

69

Harvard

215

69

Harvey

724

23

Havana

526

79

Hazel Dell

336

8

Hennepin

231

45

Henry

94

19

Herrick

561

15

Herrin

797

4

Heyworth, see also Yates City

   

Heyworth

606

3

Highland

437

35

Hillsboro

403

47

Homer

263

46

Hoopeston

115

44

Hopedale

625

3

Hume

413

4

Hunt

795

11

Hutsonville

170

9

Illinois City

377

16

Illiopolis

208

38

Ingraham

238

7

Ipava

462

12

Irving

266

10

Iuka

216

5

Jacksonville

378

197

Jacksonville

687

11

Janesville

548

4

Jeffersonville

245

20

Jerseyville

295

38

Jewett

639

12

Johnston City, see Lake Creek

   

Joliet

6

247

Kampsville (or Belleville?)

766

2

Kane

410

6

Kankakee

414

184

Kansas

405

26

Keeneville

703

5

Keithsburg

446

38

Kenney

714

6

Kewanee

143

73

Keyesport

604

15

Kingston

395

12

Kinmundy

255

16

Kirkland

580

11

Kirkwood

81

70

Knoxville

239

67

La Grange

667

48

La Harpe

142

18

La Moille

66

12

La Place

702

4

La Salle

242

12

Lacon

134

22

Lake Creek/Johnston City

562

6

Lake Forest

676

9

Lanark

85

36

Lawrenceville

447

23

Leaf River

383

3

Lebanon

588

21

Lena

258

36

LeRoy

230

45

Lewistown

121

25

Lexington

240

20

Libertyville, see Rockefeller

   

Lima

567

13

Lincoln

182

124

Litchfield

379

119

Lockport

401

35

Loda

225

10

Loogootee

756

9

Louisville

249

11

Lovington

354

17

Lyndon

739

1

Macedonia

469

40

Mackinaw

180

3

Macomb

103

107

Macon

535

5

Magnolia

83

11

Mahomet

464

21

Makanda

280

4

Malta

124

19

Manhattan

736

13

Manito

762

5

Mansfield

357

6

Maplewood/Chicago

445

100

Maquon

782

7

Marengo

169

85

Marion

319

17

Marissa

430

7

Maroa

789

21

Marseilles

281

45

Marshall

119

86

Martinsville

241

12

Mascoutah

682

39

Mason

99

16

Mason City

123

62

Mattoon

404

156

McHenry

643

9

McKeen/State Line/Dennison

549

20

McLean

173

32

Melrose

214

6

Melvin

500

12

Mendon

697

12

Mendota

135

47

Meredosia

423

2

Metropolis

345

20

Metropolis

599

14

Milan

369

2

Milford

471

29

Mill Shoals/Springerton

570

10

Milledgeville

575

35

Millstadt

684

24

Minier

168

8

Minonk

160

36

Mitchellville

484

8

Moline

312

219

Momence

627

34

Monmouth

330

86

Monticello

256

62

Moore’s Prairie/Dahlgren

537

5

Morris

329

92

Morrison

118

57

Morrisonville

458

21

Mound City

630

12

Mt. Carmel

125

28

Mt. Carroll

80

46

Mt. Erie

480

46

Mt. Morris

720

28

Mt. Pulaski

205

38

Mt. Sterling

289

12

Mt. Vernon

508

155

Mt. Zion

529

11

Moweaqua

363

30

Mulberry Grove

579

22

Murphysboro

128

62

Murphysboro

728

5

Murrayville

420

14

Naperville

386

67

Nashville

419

38

Nauvoo

207

31

Nebo

610

12

Neoga

202

56

Neponset

284

9

New Athens

641

23

New Burnside

794

18

New Canton

617

14

New Columbia

651

5

New Douglas

670

3

New Hartford/Summer Hill

477

20

New Haven

586

18

Newman

323

38

Newton

550

65

Niota

696

4

Noble

252

4

Nokomis

236

30

Normal

786

62

Norris City

594

8

Nunda/North Crystal Lake

226

36

O’Fallon

587

22

Oak Grove

279

3

Oak Park

615

154

Oakdale

648

9

Oakland

188

12

Oblong

175

34

Oconee

268

14

Odin

609

8

Ohio

511

1

Okawville

582

21

Olney

92

86

Omaha

523

12

Onarga

416

34

Oquawka

172

29

Oquawka

800

2

Orangeville

365

21

Orchardville, see Aid

   

Oregon

116

48

Orion

394

15

Ottawa

156

131

Owaneco

631

5

Palestine

152

44

Palmyra

278

17

Pana

411

74

Pana

732

2

Paris

209

164

Patoka

167

123

Paw Paw

308

19

Pawnee

421

29

Paxton

387

31

Payson

589

3

Pecatonica

320

36

Pekin

117

76

Peoria

67

539

Peotone

657

8

Perry

429

10

Peru

656

22

Pesotum

738

6

Petersburg

71

31

Piasa

246

18

Pinckneyville

219

49

Piper City

361

22

Pittsfield

515

18

Plainfield

744

11

Plainville

591

9

Plano

120

30

Pleasant Hill

758

1

Polo

84

68

Pontiac

105

151

Port Byron

603

15

Potomac

352

21

Prairie City

179

27

Princeton

309

113

Princeville

153

7

Prophetstown

543

22

Prospect Park/Wheaton

513

28

Pulaski

796

12

Pullman

521

42

Quincy

96

236

Quincy

233

2

Quincy

628

375

Quincy

707

15

Ramsey

313

8

Ramsey

767

2

Ransom

247

18

Rantoul

253

31

Ravenswood/Chicago

790

39

Raymond

504

24

Red Bud

457

14

Reynolds

559

22

Richview

629

32

Ridge Farm

184

29

Ridgway

583

23

Ripley

652

6

Riverdale (or Dalton?)

489

5

Riverton

389

7

Robinson

171

49

Rochelle

546

64

Rochester

355

1

Rock Falls

729

28

Rock Island

243

213

Rockefeller/Libertyville

742

19

Rockford

1

624

Rockwood

734

27

Rogers Park

737

10

Roodhouse

193

21

Rose Hill

158

16

Roseville

127

12

Rossville

277

11

Rushville

131

59

Rushville (or Terre Haute?)

133

9

Rutland

292

9

Sadorus

322

17

Sailor Springs

774

21

St. Anne

496

12

St. Charles

456

6

St. Elmo

688

26

St. Francisville

382

7

St. Joseph

220

5

Salem

102

96

Sandoval

584

9

Sandwich

510

73

Saunemin

486

5

Savanna

406

40

Saybrook

79

25

Scottsville

505

5

Seneca

324

3

Shabbonna

463

22

Shannon

646

18

Shawneetown

337

15

Shawneetown

735

4

Sheffield

605

15

Shelbyville

138

108

Sheldon

151

27

Sheridan

672

23

Sidell

777

9

Sidney

317

15

Soldiers & Soldiers Home, Danville

792

149

Somonauk

772

23

Sorento

497

13

South Chicago

109

105

Sparta

181

89

Sparta

730

3

Springerton, see Mill Shoals

   

Springfield

30

515

Springfield

450

21

Springfield

578

8

State Line, see McKeen

   

Staunton

557

2

Steeleville

358

4

Sterling

274

150

Stewardson

633

14

Stillman Valley

551

10

Stockton

520

61

Stone Fort

514

4

Stonington

781

5

Streator

68

149

Stronghurst

695

3

Sullivan

318

73

Summer Hill, see New Hartford

   

Sumner

218

14

Sycamore

12

55

Table Grove

619

16

Tallula

381

8

Tamaroa

541

9

Tampico

491

36

Taylorville

392

54

Terre Haute, see Rushville

   

Thebes

571

20

Thompsonville

265

20

Thomson

597

12

Tiskilwa

660

13

Toledo

424

26

Tolono

334

14

Tonica

93

11

Toulon

327

44

Tower Hill

304

18

Trenton

568

30

Trilla

503

21

Tuscola

409

72

Urbana

129

73

Vandalia

273

83

Vermilion

384

26

Vermont

325

24

Vernon

623

37

Versailles

435

1

Versailles

765

3

Victoria

698

13

Vienna

221

34

Villa Ridge

303

8

Viola

440

24

Virden

285

25

Virginia

321

43

Walnut

577

23

Walnut Hill

600

10

Waltonville

581

13

Wapella

251

7

Warren

315

49

Warsaw

343

50

Washburn

113

9

Washington

474

30

Washington Heights/Chicago

668

32

Waterloo

563

30

Watseka

25

69

Watson

418

4

Wauconda

368

39

Waukegan

374

198

Waverly

331

42

Wayne City

488

4

Waynesville

298

21

Weldon

554

3

Weldon

783

13

Wenona

232

26

West Point

616

7

West Salem

222

8

Westfield

139

1

Wheaton, see Prospect Park

   

Wheeler

195

11

Whitehall

512

43

Williamsfield

700

11

Willow Hill

199

6

Wilmington

17

40

Winchester

203

56

Windsor

183

1

Winslow

498

12

Woodhull

479

6

Woodlawn

718

4

Woodstock

108

50

Wyoming

371

40

Xenia

162

46

Yale

272

9

Yates City (or Heyworth?)

666

19

Yorkville

522

42



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