4th Illinois Cavalry
02 September 1861
Enlisted as a Saddler on 02 September 1861
Enlisted in Company D, 4th Cavalry Regiment Illinois on 26 September 1861.
Mustered out Company D, 4th Cavalry Regiment Illinois on 03 November 1864
Name: Elizabeth Rowland
Spouse Name: James McGregor
Marriage Date: May 15, 1855
Marriage County: Marion
Comments: This record can be found at the County Court Records, Film # 1010515 - 1019518.
The United States Federal Census in 1880, shows James McGregor and family living in Mc Lean, Bloomington, District 160, Illinois
James was born in New York, about 1831, both his parents were from Scotland
James in 1880's listed his occupation as being a Contractor and Builder
James was married to
Mary, born about 1843 in Ohio, her parents were born in Mass and Penn
They had the following children
Mary; age 8 in 1880
Sarah; age 6 in 1880
Ethel; age 4 in 1880
Hugh; age 2 in 1880
The 1870 United States Federal Census , Illinois, McLean, Bloomington show James and Mary having a male child named Duncan age 5 months old born in the preceding December; question what happened to Duncan in 1880 Census? Was Duncan a sick child, they did have a Nurse living with them named Sophia Seibist?
The Joliet, Illinois Directories, of 1884-1892 Record shows Mary McGregor, as Widow James; Location R 420 Landau, Year 1891, City Joliet.