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''[[United States of America{{breadcrumb|United States]] &nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] &nbsp; [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]] &nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] &nbsp; link1=[[New YorkGenealogy|New York]] &nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] &nbsp; | link2=[[New York Military Records|New York , MilitaryRecords]] &nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] &nbsp; | link3=[[New York in the Civil War]] &nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] &nbsp; [[New York Civil War Union Units 69th through 102nd|New York in the Civil War Union Units 69th through 102nd]]&nbsp; | link4=| link5=[[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] &nbsp;100th Regiment, New York Infantry''<br><br>|100th Regiment, New York Infantry]]}} 
=== Brief History ===
The 100th Regiment, New York Infantry was organized at Buffalo, N. Y., January, 1862. The regiment mustered out August 28, 1865.<ref name="cwss">National Park Service, [httphttps://www.itd.nps.gov/cwsscivilwar/ soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>
For more information on the history of this unit, see:<br>
Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.
Company A - recruited principally at (Buffalo), [[Erie County, New YorkGenealogy|Erie County]], (Franklinville), [[Cattaraugus County, New YorkGenealogy|Cattaraugus County]], (Springville), [[Erie County, New YorkGenealogy|Erie County]], (Ogdensburg), [[St. Lawrence County, New YorkGenealogy|St. Lawrence County]]
Company B - recruited principally at (Attica), [[Wyoming County, New YorkGenealogy|Wyoming County]], (Batavia), [[Genesee County, New YorkGenealogy|Genesee County]], (Bergen), [[Genesee County, New YorkGenealogy|Genesee County]], (Caledonia), [[Livingston County, New YorkGenealogy|Livingston County]], (East Pembroke), [[Genesee County, New YorkGenealogy|Genesee County]], (Greenwood), [[Orange County, New YorkGenealogy|Orange County, ]](Greigsville), [[Lewis County, New YorkGenealogy|Lewis County,]] (Jamestown), [[Chautauqua County, New YorkGenealogy|Chautauqua County]], (Le Roy), [[Genesee County, New YorkGenealogy|Genesee County]], (Lodi), [[Seneca County, New YorkGenealogy|Seneca County]] and North Hector), [[Schuyler County, New YorkGenealogy|Schuyler County]], (Pearl Creek), [[Wyoming County, New YorkGenealogy|Wyoming County]], (Persia), [[Cattaraugus County, New YorkGenealogy|Cattaraugus County]], (Pavilion), [[Genesee County, New YorkGenealogy|Genesee County,]] and (Victor), [[Ontario County, New YorkGenealogy|Ontario County]]
Company C - recruited principally at (Buffalo and Whites Corner), [[Erie County, New YorkGenealogy|Erie County]], (Brighton and Rochester), [[Monroe County, New YorkGenealogy|Monroe County]], (Pembroke), [[Genesee County, New YorkGenealogy|Genesee County]]
Company D - recruited principally at (Buffalo, Grand Island and Tonawanda),[[Erie_County,_New_York|Erie County]], (La Salle and Wheatfield), [[Niagara County, New YorkGenealogy|Niagara County]]
Company E - recruited principally at (Buffalo), [[Erie County, New YorkGenealogy|Erie County]], (Brocton, Dunkirk, Mayville, Portland and Westfield), [[Chautauqua County, New YorkGenealogy|Chautauqua County]], and (Cattaraugus), [[Cattaraugus County, New YorkGenealogy|Cattaraugus County]]
Company F - originally intended for the Astor Regiment
Company G - recruited principally at (Buffalo), [[Erie County, New YorkGenealogy|Erie County]]
Company H - recruited principally at (Buffalo), [[Erie County, New YorkGenealogy|Erie County]], (Arkwright, Cherry Creek, Ellington, Hanover, Irving, Silver Creek and Smith's Mills),[[Chautauqua County, New YorkGenealogy|Chautauqua County]], and (Villanova)
Company I - recruited principally at (Buffalo),[[Erie County, New YorkGenealogy|Erie County]]
Company K - recruited principally at (Buffalo),[[Erie County, New YorkGenealogy|Erie County]]
=== Other Sources ===
*[[Beginning United States Civil War Research|Beginning United States Civil War Research]] gives steps for finding information about a Civil War soldier. It covers the major records that should be used. Additional records are described in ‘New York in the Civil War’ and ‘United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865’ (see below).<br>
*National Park Service, [httphttps://www.itd.nps.gov/cwsscivilwar/ soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], is searchable by soldier's name and state. It contains basic facts about soldiers on both sides of the Civil War, a list of regiments, descriptions of significant battles, sources of the information, and suggestions for where to find additional information. <br>
*[[New York in the Civil War|New York in the Civil War]] describes many Confederate and Union sources, specifically for New York, and how to find them.. These include compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc. <br>
*[[United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865|United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865]] describes and explains United States and Confederate States records, rather than state records, and how to find them. These include veterans’ censuses, compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc. <br>
*Frederick Henry Dyer, A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion, (Des Moines, Iowa: Dyer Publishing Co., 1908), as cited at [http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-regiments-detail.htm?regiment_id=UNY0100RI Civil War Soldiers; Sailors System] (database on-line). <br>
 *Frederick Henry Dyer, A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion, (Des Moines, Iowa: Dyer Publishing Co., 1908), as cited at [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ Civil War Soldiers; Sailors System] (database on-line). <br> *Hawks, Steve, [http://www.civilwarintheeast.com/USA/NY/NYNY100.php The Civil War in the East. Database]. <br>
*Hazard, George S. ''Introduction to the records of the Buffalo Board of Trade regiment, 100th N. Y. S. Vol's.'' (Bethesda, Maryland&nbsp;: University Publications of America, c1992) {{FHL|660359|item|disp=FHL Fiche 6083791}} <br>
*Galloway, Richard P. ''One battle too many&nbsp;: the writings of Simon Bolivar Hulbert, Private, Company E, 100th Regiment, New York state volunteers, 1861-1864.'' ( [S.l.&nbsp;: s.n.], c1987) {{FHL|621725|item|disp=FHL Book 973 M2gob}}
*New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs. "[http://dmna.state.ny.usgov/historic/reghist/civil/civil_indexinfantry/100thInf/100thInfMain.htm "Unit History Project&nbsp;: New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center] at citing Frederick Phisterer, New York in the War of the Rebellion, 3rd ed. (Albany, N.Y.: J. B. Lyon Company, 1912). <br>
*Phisterer, Frederick. ''New York in the War of the Rebellion, 1861 to 1865. ''Albany, New York&nbsp;: J.B. Lyon, 1912. [http://tinyurl.com/25xganj Google Books], [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/11490201 other libraries with this book], {{FHL|187084|item|disp=FHL Book 974.7 M2p; FHL Film 1486494-6}} <br>
*Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War. New York Department (Rochester, New York). ''History of Monroe (New York) soldiery, 1861-1865.'' (Salt Lake City, Utah&nbsp;: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1994) {{FHL|693373|item|disp=FHL Film 1598123&nbsp;Item 8}}
*Stowits, George H.''History of the One Hundredth Regiment of New York State Volunteers&nbsp;: being a record of its services from its muster in to its muster out, its muster in roll, roll of commissions, recruits furnished through the Board of Trade of the city of Buffalo, and short sketches of deceased and surviving.'' (Bethesda, Maryland&nbsp;: University Publications of America, c1992) {{FHL|660368|item|disp=FHL Fiche 6083792}} and (Washington [District of Columbia]&nbsp;: Library of Congress, Photo duplication Service, 1988) {{FHL|554284|item|disp=FHL Film 1486486}}
*''The Union Army&nbsp;: a History of Military Affairs in the Loyal States, 1861-65, Records of the Regiments in the Union Army, Cyclopedia of Battles, Memoirs of Commanders and Soldiers'', Reprint of original published: Madison, WI.: Federal Pub. Co., 1908. [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1473658 Other libraries with this book], {{FHL|691427|item|disp=FHL Books 973 M2ua, vols. 1-9}} <br>
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