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New York in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

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  • Capt. Niels Christensen (1840 - 1909)
    Timeline of Niels Christenson, 1840-1909 1840 Born on January 31st in Denmark to Frederik and Marie Baker Kristensen. 1862 Niels immigrated to America where he enlisted in the Union Army as a p...
  • Henry Sanford Gansevoort (USA) (1835 - 1871)
    (VI) Colonel Henry Sanford Gansevoort, U. S. A. [Portrait with signature: original size (17K) | 4x enlarged (79K)], son of Judge Peter and Mary (Sanford) Gansevoort, was born in Albany, New York, Dec...
  • James B. McKean, U.S. Congress (1821 - 1879)
    James Bedell McKean, (nephew of Samuel McKean), a Representative from New York; born in Bennington, Vt., August 5, 1821; moved to New York; pursued an academic course; taught in the district schools ...
  • Maj. General Robert Avery (1839 - 1912)
    Robert Avery was born in Tunkhannock, Pa. He enlisted on 9/12/1861 at New York City as a Captain. He was 22 years of age. Avery was wounded on 5 3/1863 at Chancellorsville, Va. and again on 11/24/1863 ...
  • Warner Miller, U.S. Senator (1838 - 1918)
    Wikipedia Warner Miller (August 12, 1838 – March 21, 1918) was a US Congressman and US Senator from New York. He served in the Union Army during the Civil War, being mustered in as Sergeant Ma...

This project is used to relate all units from New York who served in the Union Army.