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=== Brief History  ===
 
=== 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, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>  
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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, [https://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>
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For more information on the history of this unit, see:<br>
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*The Civil War Archive section, [http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/unnyinf8.htm#1 100th Regiment Infantry "2nd Regiment, Eagle Brigade"], (accessed 10 August 2012).<br>
  
 
=== Companies&nbsp;in this&nbsp;Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===
 
=== Companies&nbsp;in this&nbsp;Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===
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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.  
 
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 York|Erie County]], (Franklinville), [[Cattaraugus County, New York|Cattaraugus County]], (Springville), [[Erie County, New York|Erie County]], (Ogdensburg), [[St. Lawrence County, New York|St. Lawrence County]]  
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Company A - recruited principally at (Buffalo), [[Erie County, New York Genealogy|Erie County]], (Franklinville), [[Cattaraugus County, New York Genealogy|Cattaraugus County]], (Springville), [[Erie County, New York Genealogy|Erie County]], (Ogdensburg), [[St. Lawrence County, New York Genealogy|St. Lawrence County]]  
  
Company B - recruited principally at (Attica), [[Wyoming County, New York|Wyoming County]], (Batavia), [[Genesee County, New York|Genesee County]], (Bergen), [[Genesee County, New York|Genesee County]], (Caledonia), [[Livingston County, New York|Livingston County]], (East Pembroke), [[Genesee County, New York|Genesee County]], (Greenwood), [[Orange County, New York|Orange County, ]](Greigsville), [[Lewis County, New York|Lewis County,]] (Jamestown), [[Chautauqua County, New York|Chautauqua County]], (Le Roy), [[Genesee County, New York|Genesee County]], (Lodi), [[Seneca County, New York|Seneca County]] and North Hector), [[Schuyler County, New York|Schuyler County]], (Pearl Creek), [[Wyoming County, New York|Wyoming County]], (Persia), [[Cattaraugus County, New York|Cattaraugus County]], (Pavilion), [[Genesee County, New York|Genesee County,]] and (Victor), [[Ontario County, New York|Ontario County]]  
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Company B - recruited principally at (Attica), [[Wyoming County, New York Genealogy|Wyoming County]], (Batavia), [[Genesee County, New York Genealogy|Genesee County]], (Bergen), [[Genesee County, New York Genealogy|Genesee County]], (Caledonia), [[Livingston County, New York Genealogy|Livingston County]], (East Pembroke), [[Genesee County, New York Genealogy|Genesee County]], (Greenwood), [[Orange County, New York Genealogy|Orange County, ]](Greigsville), [[Lewis County, New York Genealogy|Lewis County,]] (Jamestown), [[Chautauqua County, New York Genealogy|Chautauqua County]], (Le Roy), [[Genesee County, New York Genealogy|Genesee County]], (Lodi), [[Seneca County, New York Genealogy|Seneca County]] and North Hector), [[Schuyler County, New York Genealogy|Schuyler County]], (Pearl Creek), [[Wyoming County, New York Genealogy|Wyoming County]], (Persia), [[Cattaraugus County, New York Genealogy|Cattaraugus County]], (Pavilion), [[Genesee County, New York Genealogy|Genesee County,]] and (Victor), [[Ontario County, New York Genealogy|Ontario County]]  
  
Company C - recruited principally at (Buffalo and Whites Corner), [[Erie County, New York|Erie County]], (Brighton and Rochester), [[Monroe County, New York|Monroe County]], (Pembroke), [[Genesee County, New York|Genesee County]]  
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Company C - recruited principally at (Buffalo and Whites Corner), [[Erie County, New York Genealogy|Erie County]], (Brighton and Rochester), [[Monroe County, New York Genealogy|Monroe County]], (Pembroke), [[Genesee County, New York Genealogy|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 York|Niagara County]]  
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Company D - recruited principally at (Buffalo, Grand Island and Tonawanda),[[Erie_County,_New_York|Erie County]], (La Salle and Wheatfield), [[Niagara County, New York Genealogy|Niagara County]]  
  
Company E - recruited principally at (Buffalo), [[Erie County, New York|Erie County]], (Brocton, Dunkirk, Mayville, Portland and Westfield), [[Chautauqua County, New York|Chautauqua County]], and (Cattaraugus), [[Cattaraugus County, New York|Cattaraugus County]]  
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Company E - recruited principally at (Buffalo), [[Erie County, New York Genealogy|Erie County]], (Brocton, Dunkirk, Mayville, Portland and Westfield), [[Chautauqua County, New York Genealogy|Chautauqua County]], and (Cattaraugus), [[Cattaraugus County, New York Genealogy|Cattaraugus County]]  
  
 
Company F - originally intended for the Astor Regiment  
 
Company F - originally intended for the Astor Regiment  
  
Company G - recruited principally at (Buffalo), [[Erie County, New York|Erie County]]  
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Company G - recruited principally at (Buffalo), [[Erie County, New York Genealogy|Erie County]]  
  
Company H - recruited principally at (Buffalo), [[Erie County, New York|Erie County]], (Arkwright, Cherry Creek, Ellington, Hanover, Irving, Silver Creek and Smith's Mills),[[Chautauqua County, New York|Chautauqua County]], and (Villanova)  
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Company H - recruited principally at (Buffalo), [[Erie County, New York Genealogy|Erie County]], (Arkwright, Cherry Creek, Ellington, Hanover, Irving, Silver Creek and Smith's Mills),[[Chautauqua County, New York Genealogy|Chautauqua County]], and (Villanova)  
  
Company I - recruited principally at (Buffalo),[[Erie County, New York|Erie County]]  
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Company I - recruited principally at (Buffalo),[[Erie County, New York Genealogy|Erie County]]  
  
Company K - recruited principally at (Buffalo),[[Erie County, New York|Erie County]]
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Company K - recruited principally at (Buffalo),[[Erie County, New York Genealogy|Erie County]]
  
 
=== Other Sources  ===
 
=== Other Sources  ===
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*[[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>
 
*[[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, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ 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>
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*National Park Service, [https://www.nps.gov/civilwar/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>
 
*[[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>
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*[[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>
 
*[[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>
  
*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}}
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*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>
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*Hawks, Steve, [http://www.civilwarintheeast.com/USA/NY/NY100.php The Civil War in the East. Database]. <br>
  
*''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}}
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*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>
  
*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).
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*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.us/historic/reghist/civil/civil_index.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).
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*New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs. [http://dmna.ny.gov/historic/reghist/civil/infantry/100thInf/100thInfMain.htm "Unit History Project&nbsp;: New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center] citing Frederick Phisterer, New York in the War of the Rebellion, 3rd ed. (Albany, N.Y.: J. B. Lyon Company, 1912). <br>
  
*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}}
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*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>
  
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*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}}
  
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*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}}
  
*Hawks, Steve, [http://www.civilwarintheeast.com/USA/NY/NY.php The Civil War in the East. Database].
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*''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>
  
 
=== References  ===
 
=== References  ===

Latest revision as of 11:47, 15 February 2018


Brief History[edit | edit source]

The 100th Regiment, New York Infantry was organized at Buffalo, N. Y., January, 1862. The regiment mustered out August 28, 1865.[1]

For more information on the history of this unit, see:

Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin[edit | edit source]

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, (Franklinville), Cattaraugus County, (Springville), Erie County, (Ogdensburg), St. Lawrence County

Company B - recruited principally at (Attica), Wyoming County, (Batavia), Genesee County, (Bergen), Genesee County, (Caledonia), Livingston County, (East Pembroke), Genesee County, (Greenwood), Orange County, (Greigsville), Lewis County, (Jamestown), Chautauqua County, (Le Roy), Genesee County, (Lodi), Seneca County and North Hector), Schuyler County, (Pearl Creek), Wyoming County, (Persia), Cattaraugus County, (Pavilion), Genesee County, and (Victor), Ontario County

Company C - recruited principally at (Buffalo and Whites Corner), Erie County, (Brighton and Rochester), Monroe County, (Pembroke), Genesee County

Company D - recruited principally at (Buffalo, Grand Island and Tonawanda),Erie County, (La Salle and Wheatfield), Niagara County

Company E - recruited principally at (Buffalo), Erie County, (Brocton, Dunkirk, Mayville, Portland and Westfield), Chautauqua County, and (Cattaraugus), Cattaraugus County

Company F - originally intended for the Astor Regiment

Company G - recruited principally at (Buffalo), Erie County

Company H - recruited principally at (Buffalo), Erie County, (Arkwright, Cherry Creek, Ellington, Hanover, Irving, Silver Creek and Smith's Mills),Chautauqua County, and (Villanova)

Company I - recruited principally at (Buffalo),Erie County

Company K - recruited principally at (Buffalo),Erie County

Other Sources[edit | edit source]

  • 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).
  • National Park Service, 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Frederick Henry Dyer, A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion, (Des Moines, Iowa: Dyer Publishing Co., 1908), as cited at Civil War Soldiers; Sailors System (database on-line).
  • Hazard, George S. Introduction to the records of the Buffalo Board of Trade regiment, 100th N. Y. S. Vol's. (Bethesda, Maryland : University Publications of America, c1992) FHL Fiche 6083791
  • Galloway, Richard P. One battle too many : the writings of Simon Bolivar Hulbert, Private, Company E, 100th Regiment, New York state volunteers, 1861-1864. ( [S.l. : s.n.], c1987) FHL Book 973 M2gob
  • 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 : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1994) FHL Film 1598123 Item 8
  • Stowits, George H.History of the One Hundredth Regiment of New York State Volunteers : 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 : University Publications of America, c1992) FHL Fiche 6083792 and (Washington [District of Columbia] : Library of Congress, Photo duplication Service, 1988) FHL Film 1486486
  • The Union Army : 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. Other libraries with this book, FHL Books 973 M2ua, vols. 1-9

References[edit | edit source]

  1. National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010).