Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 1.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
May 27, 1832

Muster Roll of Captain Abraham Lincolns Company of the [4th Rgt. of the] Brigade of Mounted Volunteers commanded by Brig. Genl. Samuel Whiteside [mustered out of service at the mouth of Fox River May 27th 1832]

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No. Names Rank enrolled discharged Remarks

1 Abraham Lincoln Captain 21st. Mouth of

Apl Fox River

Ills

2 Samuel M Thompson 1st Lieut. `` `` Resigned the 30

day of April

3 John Brannen 2 `` `` `` Absent on

extra duty

4 John Armstrong 1 Serg. `` ``

5 Tavner B Anderson 2 `` `` ``

6 George W. Foster 3 `` `` `` Transfered to

a foot company

April 29

7 Obadiah Morgan 4 `` `` `` Absent on

furlough

8 Thomas Combs 1 Corp. `` ``

9 John Plaster 2 `` `` `` Resigned 20 day

of May & served

as a private since

10 William F Berry 3 `` `` ``

11 Alexander Trent 4 `` `` ``

12 John Erwin private `` `` Promoted to 3rd

Sergeant in room

of G W Foster

Apl 29

13 John H. Houghton `` `` ``

14 Thomas Pierce `` `` ``

15 Samuel Tibbs `` `` ``

16 Henry Hadley `` `` ``

17 Samuel Dutton `` `` ``

18 Calvin Pierce `` `` ``

19 Joseph Tibbs `` `` ``

20 William Kirkpatrick `` `` `` Promoted from

the Ranks April

30th

21 Cyrus Elmore `` `` ``

22 Elijah Pierce `` `` ``

23 Lewis W Farmer `` `` ``

24 Bordry Matthews `` `` ``

25 Ep. Sulivan `` `` `` ``

26 Valentine Crete `` `` ``

27 Charles Sulivan `` `` ``

28 James Simmons `` `` ``

29 Hugh Armstrong `` `` `` Promoted to

1st Lieutenant

April 30th

30 Allen King `` `` ``

31 Joseph Dobson `` `` ``

32 David Rankin `` `` `` Transfered to

a foot company

May 19th.

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No. Names Rank enrolled discharged Remarks

33 Urban Alexander `` `` ``

34 Henry Cox `` `` ``

35 Merrit M. Carman `` `` ``

36 Royal Potter `` `` ``

37 David M Pantier `` `` ``

38 Joseph Hohimer `` `` ``

39 George Warburton `` `` ``

40 Evan T. Lamb `` `` ``

41 Clardey Barnette `` `` ``

42 John M Rutledge `` `` ``

43 William Cox `` `` ``

44 Usil Meeker `` `` ``

45 Richard Jones `` `` `` Promoted from the Ranks May 2nd.

46 Charles Pierce `` `` ``

47 James Clemment `` `` ``

48 John Y Lane `` `` ``

49 Richard Lane `` `` ``

50 Royal Clary `` `` ``

51 Pleasant Armstrong `` `` ``

52 James Yardley `` `` ``

53 David Rutledge `` `` ``

54 Michael Plaster `` `` `` absent without leave

55 John Mounce `` `` `` absent without leave

56 William Hohimer `` `` ``

57 Isaac Anderson `` `` ``

58 William Marshall `` `` ``

59 William Cummins `` `` ``

60 John Jones `` `` `` absent without leave

61 Travice Elmore `` `` ``

62 William Foster `` `` `` Transfered to a foot company April 29

63 Nathan Drake `` 29 April ``

64 Robert S. Plunkett `` `` ``

65 William T. Sprouce `` `` `` Promoted from the Ranks May 2nd

66 William Clary `` `` ``

67 Jacob Heaverer `` `` ``

68 Isaac Guliher `` May 19th. ``

I certify on honour that this Muster Roll exhibits a true Statement of Captain A Lincolns company of Mounted Volunteers of

Page  13Illinois Militia on this day and that the remarks set opposite the names are accurate and Just. ABRAHAM LINCOLN Capt.