websit link didnt go thru tried to email you again the link to Illinois state archives databases website, with civil war translated muster rolls inf. and b.d.m. index etc... came back undeliverable. 1. Christian gmelich (gonelick) on muster roll co. G. 36th Illinois inft.. resident of eagle, lasalle co. ill.. b. Germany.. jacob gmelich co. A. boonville, mo. battn. home guard. widow doris applied for pension 3-20-1914. gottlieb gmelich (gruelish) on muster roll. co. A. 44th Illinois inft.. res. of peru, lasalle co., Illinois at enlistment. b. Germany. widow Josephine applied for pension 5-23-1908. otto gmelich co. D. 4th u.s. inft. applied for pension dec. 23, 1908. friedrich gmehlich co. A. 1st. n.j. lt. art. applied for pension 7-23-1890. others above, applied for a pension. 3 are on findagrave. one linked to parents in lasalle county, Illinois. check 1850 & 1860 lasalle county censuses for a born in germany search, no name or surname in search. name probably misspelled.