Check out Alton, Illinois - Civil War Era - Confederate Prison
- Hello Jackson and Madison County Lists,
I got the following from another list. It has names of 126 Alabama and 149
Tennessee Confederate prisoners who died in the Confederate prison in Alton,
It says: Our Prison Records contain the following information;
Information on Confederate Soldiers who died at the Alton Prison.
Name, rank, company , state, date of capture, place of capture, date of
death, cause of death, place of burial.
Some records are incomplete and are subject to revision.
Mary Winn Anderson
Searching in Madison and Jackson Counties: Anderson, Bowman, Morris, Prince,
Fanning, McFarlane (among others)