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BULLET Landlocked Sailors: U.S. Navy Civil War Volunteer Officers From Midwestern States
LANDLOCKED SAILORS: U.S. NAVY CIVIL WAR VOLUNTEER OFFICERS FROM MIDWESTERN STATES was compiled using the following book as primary source: Register Of Commissioned And Warrant Officers of the United States Navy and Marine Corps (1864-1865 ed.). This book was in turn compiled by the United States, Navy Department, and was published in Washington, D.C., by the Government Printing Office. Copies of this book set are located at Central Library (STACKS), call number 353.7.
The following list was abstracted from the 1864-1865 edition of this book set, and includes volunteer Union naval officers and warrant officers who were residing in the following midwestern states at the time of their enlistments: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, Tennessee, and Wisconsin.

Listings include name of officer, date appointed, state of residence at time of enlistment, (state of birth), and either vessel served on, duty station, or blockading squadron listee was assigned to at time this register was compiled (apparently January 1865).

Standard state postal abbreviations are used in this index. The following abbreviations are also used:

EGBS -- East Gulf Blockading Squadron
MSBS -- Mississippi Blockading Squadron
NABS -- North Atlantic Blockading Squadron
WGBS - West Gulf Blockading Squadron


Landlocked Sailors: U.S. Navy Civil War Volunteer Officers From Midwestern States

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ACKLEY, Charles-- Master-- 7/16/64-- IA (NY)-- U.S.S. Tyler (MSBS)
ADAMS, Cassilly-- Ensign-- 10/3/63-- OH (OH)-- MSBS
ALLEN, Mervin-- Ensign-- 6/5/63-- OH (OH)-- U.S.S. Champion

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BAILEY, Mahlon-- Ensign-- 1/28/64-- OH (OH)-- MSBS
BAKER, Henry-- Master-- 8/8/64-- IN (IN)-- MSBS
BATES, Richard-- Ensign-- 12/24/63-- MO (MO)-- NABS
BECK, William W.-- Ensign-- 12/7/64-- KY (KY)-- WGBS
BICHARD, William A.-- Ensign-- 7/6/64-- OH (OH)-- MSBS
BOCKING, Adolphe H.-- Ensign-- 6/4/64-- OH (Belgium)-- MSBS
BOSWORTH, D. Perkins, Jr.-- Ensign-- 11/30/63-- OH (OH)-- MSBS
BOWERS, Daniel L.-- Master-- 9/7/63-- IN (PA)-- Naval Station, 
     Mound City, IL
BRICE, John J.-- Ensign-- 9/13/62-- OH (OH)-- U.S.S. Eureka
BRIGGS, Charles C.-- 8/1/63-- IL (ME)-- U.S.S. Lexington
BROWN, Robert W.-- Ensign-- 1/13/64-- OH (MO)-- U.S.S. Exchange
BURNS, Thomas-- Master-- 7/3/64-- IL (Canada)-- U.S.S. Prairie Bird
BUTLER, John M.-- Master-- 5/8/62-- IL (MS)-- U.S.S. Stettin

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CALVERT, Cecil A.-- Ensign-- 2/18/64-- OH (OH)-- MSBS
CHURCH, Henry E.-- Ensign-- 7/6/64-- OH (England)-- MSBS
COFFINBERRY, Henry D.-- Master-- 8/10/64-- OH (OH)-- MSBS
CONSTANTINE, William L.-- Ensign-- 7/10/63-- MSBS
COULSON, Washington C.-- Master-- 8/10/64-- IN (IN)-- MSBS
COX, George G.-- Ensign-- 7/6/64-- OH (OH)-- U.S.S. Forest Rose
COYLE, Joseph C.-- Master-- MO (PA)-- MSBS
CRANDALL, F. W.-- Ensign-- 7/14/63-- IL (IL)-- U.S.S. Chicopee
CULLATON, John-- Ensign-- 2/25/63-- IL (NY)-- U.S.S. Unadilla

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DANENHOWER, Charles-- Ensign-- 5/11/64-- (IL (PA)-- U.S.S. James 
          Adger
DAUM, Ignatius-- Ensign-- 7/7/64-- OH (OH)-- U.S.S. Cricket
DEAN, Thaddeus J.-- Ensign-- 8/26/63-- IA (IN)-- U.S.S. Mound City
DECKER, William H.-- Ensign-- 7/15/63-- MO (NY)-- U.S.S. Mound 
          City
DENIGHT, Samuel J.-- Ensign-- 4/22/63-- OH (PA)-- MSBS
DISERENS, Albert D.-- Ensign-- 2/19/64-- OH (OH)-- MSBS
DONALDSON, O.-- Ensign-- 11/7/62-- IA (NH)-- U.S.S. Carondelet
DUDLEY, Daniel B.-- Ensign-- 7/7/64-- IN (OH)-- MSBS
DUNN, Thomas C.-- Lieutenant-- 8/11/64-- WI (MS)-- U.S.S. Malvern

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EARLE, William-- Master-- 12/17/61-- IN (IN)-- U.S.S. Merrimac
EDWARDS, Henry D.-- Master-- 10/25/64-- TN (MS)-- U.S.S. Albatross
ERNST, James E.-- Ensign-- 7/6/63-- OH (OH)-- MSBS
ERNST, William M.-- Ensign-- 6/11/63-- OH (OH)-- U.S.S. Prairie Bird

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FAIRCHILD, J. B.-- Ensign-- 4/2/63-- KY (CT)-- U.S.S. Henry Janes
FARMER, John M.-- Ensign-- 12/28/63-- MN (VA)-- U.S.S. New 
          National
FIELD, Samuel H.-- Master-- 4/2/64-- WI (OH)-- MSBS
FISHER, John-- Ensign-- 5/30/64-- OH (IN)-- MSBS
FLYNT, James M.-- Ensign-- 6/10/64-- MO (KY)-- MSBS

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GARLICK, George W.-- Ensign-- 8/5/63-- IL (NY)-- MSBS
GIPSON, James C.-- Lieutenant-- 4/27/64-- WI (VT)-- U.S.S. 
      Exchange
GLASSFORD, H. A.-- Lieutenant-- 12/3/62-- OH (Canada)-- MSBS
GOLDSMITH, Isaac N.-- Ensign-- 9/5/63-- OH (OH)-- U.S.S. Myrtle
GORMAN, John-- Ensign-- 6/24/63-- IL (Ireland)-- EGBS
GRAVES, Hiram B.-- Ensign-- 8/26/63-- OH (ME)-- U.S.S. Forest 
          Rose
GREEN, Henry D.-- Ensign-- 12/17/63-- OH (OH)-- U.S.S. Mignonette
GREGG, John-- Ensign-- 2/24/64-- OH (KY)-- U.S.S. Avenger
GREGORY, Thomas B.-- Lieutenant-- 12/8/62-- MO (Canada)—
        (not given)
GULLICK, Charles H.-- Ensign-- 6/22/63-- KY (IL)-- MSBS

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HANNON, Horace A.-- Ensign-- 11/12/63-- IL (IL)-- U.S.S. Chillicothe
HARBESON, S. H.-- Ensign-- 7/7/64-- OH (OH)-- MSBS
HAZE, Howard-- Ensign-- 1/26/64-- OH (VA)-- U.S.S. Lexington
HERRON, Thomas G.-- Ensign-- 2/24/64-- OH (OH)-- MSBS
HIGBEE, William P.-- Ensign-- 2/16/64-- OH (OH)-- U.S.S. Neosho
HIGGINS, Edward C.-- Ensign-- 1/26/64-- OH (CT)-- U.S.S. Peri
HOLCOMB, William L.-- Master-- 7/7/64-- IN (NY)-- MSBS
HOWDEN, Robert-- Ensign-- 10/9/63-- OH (NY)-- (not given)
HOWELL, Richards-- Ensign-- 6/3/64-- OH (NJ)-- MSBS
HURLBERT, James S.-- Ensign-- 10/5/63-- OH (NY)-- (not given)

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IRWIN, Jeremiah-- Master-- 6/25/63-- OH (OH)-- U.S.S. Judge Torrence
IRWIN, John J.-- Ensign-- 11/10/64-- OH (MI)-- MSBS

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JOBSON, Francis G.-- Ensign-- 1/24/63-- OH (PA)-- MSBS
JOHNSON, Eben W.-- Ensign-- 3/19/64-- OH (OH)-- MSBS
JOHNSON, Spencer-- Ensign-- 11/9/63-- OH (OH)-- U.S.S. Essex
JOHNSTON, Carroll W.-- Ensign-- 3/19/64-- OH (KY)-- U.S.S. Forest 
 Rose

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KELLY, Charles V.-- Ensign-- 5/30/63-- IL (MI)-- U.S.S. Flag
KELLY, Michael J.-- Ensign-- 5/5/64-- WI (Ireland)-- U.S.S. Horace 
          Beals
KENNEY,  Lewis-- Ensign-- 10/3/63-- OH (VT)-- MSBS

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LEARY, Arthur O.-- Ensign-- 11/5/63-- IL (England)-- U.S.S. Osage
LEES, William J.-- Master-- 7/7/64-- OH (LA)-- U.S.S. Benton
LEEVER, Joseph H.-- Ensign-- 11/24/63-- OH (OH)-- MSBS
LEWIS, Thomas M.-- Ensign-- 8/9/63-- OH (NJ)-- MSBS
LITHERBURY, John W.-- Ensign-- 7/7/63-- OH (OH)-- U.S.S. Ouachita

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MALONEY, John-- Ensign-- 2/24/64-- OH (OH)-- MSBS
MANIX, D. Pratt-- Ensign-- 11/30/63-- OH (NY)-- MSBS
MARSDEN, Charles-- Ensign-- 7/15/63-- OH (NY)-- Ft. Hindman
McALLISTER, Richard-- Ensign-- 11/24/64-- IA (PA)-- U.S.S. General 
          Thomas
McCLEANE, John-- Ensign-- 9/13/63-- IL (PA)-- U.S.S. Sybil
McCLUNG, Charles L.-- Ensign-- 11/8/64-- OH (OH)-- MSBS
MICHAEL, W. H. C.-- Ensign-- 7/16/64-- IA (OH)-- U.S.S. Tyler
MILLER, Charles W.-- Master-- 6/3/64-- MO (IN)-- U.S.S. Carondelet
MOREHEAD, Joseph W.-- Master-- 12/8/63-- OH (OH)-- MSBS
MORGAN, Edmund-- Master-- 3/19/64-- IN (England)-- MSBS
MORGAN, Edward-- Lieutenant-- 8/5/63-- MO (PA)-- (Prisoner of 
        war)
MORGAN, Paul-- Ensign-- 5/17/64-- MO (PA)-- MSBS
MOYER, Joseph-- Ensign-- 11/7/62-- OH (OH)-- U.S.S. Ozark
MUIR, Walter-- Ensign-- 11/7/62-- IL (Scotland)-- MSBS
MUNCY, Milton B.-- Ensign-- 6/11/63-- IA (PA)-- U.S.S. Choctaw

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NEAVE, Isaac P.-- Ensign-- 7/6/64-- OH (PA)-- MSBS 
NEELY, James H.-- Ensign-- 2/25/64-- IA (IL)-- U.S.S. Avenger
NEIL, Cecil C.-- Ensign-- 4/11/64-- WI (NY)-- U.S.S. Sonoma
NEIL, William-- Master-- 8/31/64-- OH (Scotland)-- U.S.S. Lexington
NELSON, Robert T.-- Ensign-- 8/10/64-- OH (Ireland)-- MSBS

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O’NEILL, William R.-- Ensign-- 6/11/63-- KY (VA)-- MSBS
OVATT, James-- Ensign-- 10/19/63-- IL (Scotland)-- U.S.S. Pittsburg
OWEN, William R.-- Ensign-- 6/11/63-- IL (KY)-- MSBS

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PALMER, Archy S.-- Ensign-- 6/15/63-- IL (PA)
PERKINS, Charles-- Lieutenant-- 4/16/63-- OH (England)-- Ft. 
     Hindman
PIERCE, Henry H.-- Ensign-- 6/11/63-- OH (VT)-- MSBS
PIKE, E. B.-- Master-- 4/28/64-- IL (ME)-- (Not given)
PLATTENBURG, C. B.-- Ensign-- 11/8/64-- OH (NY)-- MSBS
POWER, William T.-- Master-- 11/12/63-- IL (MD)-- U.S.S. Tyler
PRATT, John B.-- Ensign-- 11/8/64-- MO (VA)-- MSBS

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QUIGLEY, James L.-- Ensign-- 5/27/63-- OH (AL)-- U.S.S. Mistletoe

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REED, Charles H.-- Ensign-- 4/18/63-- OH (OH)-- MSBS
REED, J. Frank-- Master-- 6/11/63-- OH (OH)--  U.S.S. Vindicator
REVELL, John-- Ensign-- 5/8/63-- OH (OH)-- MSBS
RICHARDS, James W.-- Ensign-- 1/14/64-- OH (OH)-- MSBS
ROBERTS, Orlando S.-- Ensign-- 8/26/62-- KY (KY)-- U.S.S. Stars & 
          Stripes
ROGERS, George W.-- Lieutenant-- 7/9/64-- KY (PA)-- U.S.S. 
         Osage
RUTHERFORD, Jacob-- Ensign-- 6/29/63-- OH (OH)-- MSBS

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SHAW, Robert P.-- Ensign-- 11/5/63-- MO (KY)-- MSBS
SHERMAN, Frank-- Ensign-- 9/7/64-- IL (OH)-- Naval Station, Mound 
          City, IL
SHILLITO, William B.-- Ensign-- 8/22/63-- OH (OH)-- MSBS
SHINN, Jacob-- Ensign-- 6/23/63-- MO (OH)-- U.S.S. W. H. Brown
SLOCUM, Charles H.-- Ensign-- 8/13/64-- OH (OH)-- MSBS
SPOONER, Charles W.-- Ensign-- 2/14/64-- OH (OH)-- MSBS
STANLEY, Charles J.-- Ensign-- 3/24/63-- IL (NY)-- MSBS
STEBBINS, D. Wayne-- Master-- 8/13/64-- WI (NY)-- (Not given)
STROPE, William H.-- Ensign-- 4/22/63-- MI (OH)-- MSBS
STRUNK, Simon H.-- Ensign-- 6/11/63-- OH (OH)-- MSBS

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THOMPSON, John W.-- Ensign-- 4/18/63-- WI (NY)-- U.S.S. 
         Wyandotte
TIBBATTS, Zacariah—Ensign—11/7/64—KY (KY)-- MSBS
TUTTLE, A.-- Ensign-- 11/5/63-- IL (NY)-- U.S.S. Lehigh

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VAUGHAN, Nathan F.—Ensign—2/24/64—OH (OH)—MSBS

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WAGNER, James—Ensign—8/10/64—OH (VA)-- MSBS
WAITE, F. H.—Ensign—7/10/63—IL (VT)-- MSBS
WASHBURNE, Samuel B.-- Lieutenant-- 1/21/64-- WI (ME)—
          U.S.S. New Bern
WATSON, Joseph—Ensign—11/7/62—OH (PA)-- MSBS
WEBB, William H.-- Ensign-- 2/24/64-- IN (IN)-- U.S.S. Saginaw
WEEKS, James C.—Ensign—6/22/63—OH (OH)—U.S.S. Kenwood
WEST, Thomas—Ensign—1/18/63—OH (England)—U.S.S. Marmora
WHEELER, Byron C.-- Ensign-- 8/10/64—OH (OH)—U.S.S. Vindicator
WHEELER, Mortimer M.-- Ensign—1/30/63—IA (LA)—U.S.S. Ouachita
WILKINSON, Robert-- Ensign-- 11/7/62-- OH (England)-- U.S.S. 
     Silver Cloud
WILLIAMS, E. Court—Ensign—2/24/63—OH (OH)-- MSBS
WOOD, Edwin M.-- Ensign-- 12/7/63-- OH (OH)-- U.S.S. Essex
WOOD, George H.—Ensign—5/18/63—IN (NY)—U.S.S. Chippewa
WRIGHT, John E.-- Ensign-- 8/10/64-- WI (Ireland)-- MSBS

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ZIMMERMAN, Eugene—Master—7/6/64— OH (MS)—U.S.S. Ouachita
ZIMMERMAN, William-- Ensign-- 12/8/63-- IN (MD)-- U.S.S. Vindicator

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Compiled by Thomas A. Pearson
Special Collections Department
St. Louis Public Library
July 5, 2000



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