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Philip L Boyer (USA) (1845 - 1926)

"Philip R Boyer"

Son of John and Elizibeth Shunk Boyer, both born in Germany. Occupation Carpenter and died of stomach cancer in Washington Township, Jefferson County, Pennsylvania. Death Certificate number 31459. Serv...

11/6/2015 11/26/2015

Moses Levi (CSA) (1827 - 1899)

Moses Levi Birth: Aug. 15, 1826, Germany Death: Jan. 26, 1899 South Carolina, USA Moses Levi enlisted in the Confederate States Army on 09 February 1864 in Columbia, South Carolina. He was mu...

11/2/2007 9/10/2015

Ernest J. Schwellenbach was born in Germany and lived in Jefferson, Jefferson County, Wisconsin. He served in the Union Army during the Civil War. On May 3, 1858 Ernest Schwellenbach was issued 40 acre...

8/29/2015 8/29/2015

Born in Germany, John Schwellenbach lived in Jefferson County, Wisconsin. He served in the Union Army during the Civil War.

8/29/2015 8/29/2015

Christian H. Leeking (1834 - 1918)

Immigrant from Hüllhorst, Westfalen, Pruessen (what is now the Minden-Lübbecke district, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany). The German name was Lücking. Christian was the son of Ernst ...

8/18/2015 8/18/2015

John B. Baumeister (1818 - 1899)

"Johannes Baptist"

9/3/2010 8/16/2015

Michael Sager (1843 - 1915)

"Twin/ Peter Sager"

7/3/2015 7/8/2015

Peter Sager (1843 - 1863)

"Twin/ Michael Sager"

7/3/2015 7/8/2015

John D Ernst (1831 - 1909)

THE Rome DAILY SENTINEL , MONDAY EVENING MAY.17 1909 SUDDEN DEATH OF J.D.ERNST PASSED AWAY WITH HEART DISEASE EARLY SUNDAY. Veteran of the Civil War—Had Been Much Esteemed Citizen of Rome for Mo...

5/22/2015 5/22/2015

Carl Christian Schurz (German: [ˈkaʁl ˈʃʊʁts]; 1829–1906) was a German revolutionary, American statesman and reformer, and Union Army General in the A...

9/1/2011 3/24/2015

Martin Honer (1824 - 1871)

Martin Honer 1824-1871 Born: New York, United States Died: New York, United States Life Story Birth 1824New York, United States Posted by darcieh92 Death 1871New York, United States Birth: 1825 ...

10/8/2013 3/23/2015

Major General Franz Sigel (USA) MP (1824 - 1902)

"Franz Peter Sigel"

Franz Sigel (November 18, 1824 – August 21, 1902) was a German military officer, revolutionist and immigrant to the United States who was a teacher, newspaperman, politician, and served as a U...

4/30/2012 12/29/2014

Jacob Gundrum MP (1837 - 1904)

Born in Alsfield, Hesse Darmstadt, the son of Jacob & Sophie Strecker Gundrum. Upon his arrival in America c. 1856, he traveled to Wisconsin to live with his sister who had already emigrated. In 1860, ...

11/21/2013 11/22/2014

Joseph Berlage (1826 - 1903)

"Arthur"

Served in the Civil War in Wisconsin 26th Regiment, Company A. Wounded at Gettysburg. He was shot through the left thigh. His birth date was determined from his marriage record (dated Nov. 23, 1852),...

5/31/2009 11/8/2014

Al Sieber MP (1843 - 1907)

Albert Sieber (February 27, 1843 – February 19, 1907) was a German-American military figure, prospector, and Chief of Scouts during the Apache Wars. Sieber was born in Mingolsheim, Baden a...

4/1/2012 11/2/2014

Carl Wilhelm Schüffner was the only son of his father's first marriage to Agnes Emma Vogel and was born about 1824 in either Mittweida or Chemnitz. His father, the founder of a large textiles bu...

10/26/2014 10/26/2014

Bernhard (Behrend) Witte (1808 - 1896)

He was a private in Co C Germany Regt Missouri Home Guards from 13 June 1861 to 13 Sept 1861. He died on 10 Oct 1896 in Morgan Co near Pyrmont, Missouri.

10/9/2008 12/17/2012

Johann L Stampfler(John, Jean) was in the Civil War. He enlisted in the 2nd Delaware Infantry, Co E. He was injured and spent some time at home recuperating and then is reported to have been transferre...

9/3/2010 3/25/2012

Laurent "Lorenzo" Stampfler (15 Aug 1825 - 11 Feb 1890) was born in Alsace-Lorraine, immigrated to the United States with or soon after his brother. He enlisted in Co M, Second Michigan Calvary in 1861...

1/29/2010 3/25/2012

Henry Thielberg (1833 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Seaman Henry Thielberg, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in actio...

3/2/2012 3/14/2012

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Martin Wambsgan, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 19 O...

2/16/2012 2/27/2012

He was awarded two Medals of Honor. He was the first soldier to receive the dual honor, one of only four soldiers or sailors to receive the dual honor during the Civil War, and one of just 19 in histor...

1/4/2009 2/1/2012

Frederick Alber, PVT (1838 - 1913)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Frederick Alber, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 12 M...

1/31/2012 1/31/2012

William J Archinal, CPL (1840 - 1919)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal William J. Archinal, United States Army, for gallantry in the charge ...

1/31/2012 1/31/2012

Richard Binder, SGT (1839 - 1912)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Richard Binder, United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism...

1/31/2012 1/31/2012

Abraham Cohn, SGM MP (1832 - 1897)

American Civil War Union Army Sergeant Major and recipient to the highest military decoration for valor in combat — the Medal of Honor — for having distinguished himself at the Battle of ...

4/4/2009 1/31/2012

Capt. Hubert Dilger, Medal of Honor (1836 - 1911)

""Leatherbreeches""

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain (Field Artillery) Hubert Dilger, United States Army, for extraordinary...

1/31/2012 1/31/2012

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Musician Richard Enderlin, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism from ...

1/31/2012 1/31/2012

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Peter Kappesser, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 24 N...

1/31/2012 1/31/2012

Harry Kline, PVT (1841 - 1901)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Harry Kline, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 6 April ...

1/31/2012 1/31/2012

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Musician Johann Christoph Julius Langbein, United States Army, for extraordina...

1/31/2012 1/31/2012

Theodore Schwan, 1LT (1841 - 1926)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant (Infantry) Theodore Schwan, United States Army, for extraordi...

1/31/2012 1/31/2012

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Quartermaster William Wells, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in ...

1/31/2012 1/31/2012