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Updated 10 Oct 1999
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Indexed by Given Name, regardless of spelling of Surname. When surname is spelled other than Combs, the variation is noted under Comments.

See Also Combs in Official Records of the Civil War
Warning! Very Incomplete. 2nd Rough Draft Outline Only


Index

Note: County and State of Residence are given when known (either at time of enlistment, or at time of pension application, if any). Otherwise, State of unit, and county when known. This is an Index only. More info re Federal Soldiers can be obtained via National Archives (not State). See Also Additional Source Data.

GivenCounty/CityStateUnitComments
AndersonFranklinIL110 Inf.
Co. C
Anderson H
AndersonFranklinIL110 Inf.
Co. F
Anderson H
AndrewAuburnIL152 Inf. Mtd.
Co. K
Andrew P.
AndrewEffinghamIL11 Inf.
Co. G.
AndrewFreemantonIL5th Cav
Co. L
AndrewMidwayIL47 Inf.
Co A
Andrew J.
B.NY69th NY,
Co. A
B. COOMBS died 8/10/1864 of diarrhea c., grave # 5228 Andersonville
B. F.OlneyIL136 Inf.
Co. G
BenjaminOlneyIL136 Inf.
Co. H
Benjamin F.
ByramKY19 INFBuried 1862, Lexington National Cemetery, Fayette Co, KY
CareyYoung HickoryIL83 Inf.
Co. G
CharlesIL65 Inf.
Co. K
CharlesIL154 Inf.
Co. K.
Charles E.
CharlesTolestonIL12 Cav
Co. C
Charles E.
D.TolestonIL12 Cav
Co. C.
DariusExeterIL28 Inf
Co. C
E. A.MD9th MD,
Co. I
E. A. COOMBS died 4/09/1864 of diarrhea, grave # 469 Andersonville
EdwinPleasant HillIL8 Inf.
Co. K
Edwin C.
EphraimGallatinIL6 Cav
Co. F
See William A. Combs Gallatin Co, IL Pension File (includes Stoddard Co, MO)
Fielding RichardMadisonMO50th Inf
Co. F
FrancisLawrencevilleIL70 Inf.
Co. K.
Francis M.
GeorgeMA2nd MA Art.George COOMBS, died 9/15/1864 of diarrhea, grave # 9841 Andersonville
GideonIL32 Inf.
Co. D
Gideon M.
HarrisonClarendonVT1st Reg Inf
Co. G
HenryMahaskaIA33rd Inf.
Co. C
Henry COOMES
HenryFreeportIL7 Cav
Co. B
Henry D.
HenryJeffersonIL31 Inf.
Co. F
Henry B.
HenryRushvilleIL73 Inf.
Co. G
Henry C.
J.NY96th NY
Co. I
J. COOMBS, died 10/10/1864 of scorbutus, grave # 10626 Andersonville
J.OH7th Cav
Co. L
J. CombsTON, died 6/27/1864 of diarrhea c., grave # 2578 Andersonville
JacobLivingstonMO23 Vol
Co. G.
JamesBentonIL13 Cav Con.
Co. K
James R.
JamesMazonIL127 Inf.
Co. D
James R.
JamesPekinIL85 Inf.
Co. F
James COOMBS
JamesPoseyIN65 Vol,
Co. A
James W. Combs, h/o Mary McCREARY (a.k.a. McCURRY) d 1914, Henry Co, MO (Pension File)
JamesWV3rd Reg. Cav. Vol.
Co. B.
Listed as having been awarded medal of honor in 1866 that remains unclaimed
JaneOwsleyKY24th Reg.
Inf. Vol.
Co. A
Franklin & Jane Combs Anderson Pension File
JohnIL2 Art.
Co. H
John COOMBS
JohnILJohn W. COOMBS
JohnMaquonIL61 Inf.
Co. G
John F.
JohnMaquonIL17 Inf.
Co. C
John T.
JohnMaquonIL83 Inf.
Co. G
John T.
JohnMulkeytownIL63 Inf.
Co. F
JohnArlingtonMI66 Inf.
Co. D
John COOMBS. IL Residence?
JohnNH7th NH,
Co. B
Died 7/14/1864 of diarrhea, grave # 3326 Andersonville
JohnPA8th PA Art.John COOMBS, died 6/12/1864 of diarrhea, grave # 1871 Andersonville
JohnWV1st Reg. Inf. Vol.
Co. D
Listed as having been awarded medal of honor in 1866 that remains unclaimed
John S.MOMSM 3rd CavCOMBES.  Cyrus A. Peterson, Battle of Pilot Knob
Research Collection.
JosephCharlestonIL97 Inf.
Co. E
Joseph
JosephLivingstonIL62 Inf.
Co. C
Joseph H.
JosephMulberry GroveIL22 Inf.
Co. E
Joseph A.
JosephCassMOUnit A2, Bat MOM CavJoseph A. Combs Pension File (Montgomery KY; Cass, MO; Wyandotte, Rooks & Riley Cos, KS; s/o Rodney and h/o Sarah KIRK)
JosiahLimaIN1 Art.
Co. D
Josiah COMBES. IL Service?
MarcusExeterIL14 Inf. Con
Co. F
Marcus L.
MarionFranklinIL110 Inf. Co
Co. C
MarionFranklinIL110 Inf.
Co. F
MarquisExeterIL14 Inf
Co. F
Marquis G.
MatthewAndrewMOMO Mil.
Co. E
Matthew Combs, Jr.
N. H.Pleasant PlainsIL114 Inf.
Co. F
NelsonMaquonIL86 Inf.
Co. F
Nelson D.
OliverEffinghamIL71 Inf.
Co. I
PattersonFranklinIL110 Inf. Co
Co. C
Patterson C.
PattersonFranklinIL110 Inf.
Co. F
Patterson C.
ReubenMahaskaIA33rd Inf.
Co. C
Henry COOMES
S.PA1st PA
Co. H
Died 9/21/1864 of diarrhea, grave # 9410 Andersonville
SamuelMattoonIL62 Inf. Con
Co. G.
Samuel C.
SamuelMattoonIL62 Inf.
Co. I
Samuel C.
ShadrachLetcherKY14 KY Cav
Co M
Corp. 19 Jan. 1863 - 1864 per 1890 Letcher Co KY Census
SilasCarlinvilleIL7 Inf.
Co. I
Silas T.
ThaddeusSanta Fe
[Monroe Co]
MO27 Inf.
Co. B
IL Service
Thomas J.Troy, Perry CoIN81st Reg IN Inf,
Co K
TrentonNew MarketIL14 Cav
Co. E.
TrentonNew MarketIL14 Cav
Co. I
WilliamClintonIL62 Inf.
Co. C
William H.
WilliamMargarettaIL123 Inf.
Co. F
William A.
WilliamSalineIL6 Cav
Co. F
William A.
WilliamGallatinIL6 Cav
Co. F
William A. & Parthena SPECK Combs of Gallatin Co, IL and Stoddard Co, MO (Pension File)
William I.MadisonMO50th Inf
Co. F
William ROlneyIL136 Inf.
Co. G.
William R.
WilliamWashingtonOH92nd Inf.
Co. F
1865 Diary
WilsonMaquonIL86 Inf.
Co. F.
Wilson H.

Additional Source Data

Illinois Civil War Records: http://www.sos.state.il.us/departments/archives/datcivil.html. Search engine is at http://www.sos.state.il.us/GenealogyMWeb/civilwar.html. Part of the Illinois Gateway, website of the Illinois Secretary of State: http://www.sos.state.il.us/. Result of search for "Combs," Coombes, and Combes. Except where otherwise noted, IL Entries contributed by Combs Researcher Robert L. George

Andersonville Deaths: Contributed by Cyndy Combs who extracted Combs, Coombs who died at Andersonville Prison during the Civil War from "The Atwater Report, List of Prisoners Who Died in 1864-1865 at Andersonville Prison", Compiled by Private Dorance Atwater, Second New York Cavalry, an Andersonville Prisoner. First Published in 1865. This Report made avaialable by the National Society of Andersonville, 1981, Andersonville, Georgia, 31711. (912) 924-7228. This report is a reproduction of the actual typed report submitted by Atwater.

To Be Continued…

Important: All CW Records collected have not yet been added. See also the Combs List Archives and/or applicable Combs Counties (Combs &c. Records Index)

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