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ABRAMS, EPENETUS B.—Age, 38 years. Enlisted, August 5, 1862, at Greenville, New York to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. K, 120th infantry, August 22, 1862; wounded in action, May ...

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William J. Abrams of Greenville enlisted into the Union Army on August 5,1862 in the town of Greenville NY. He later mustered with his unit the Co. K, 120th Inf. Regm't on August 22,1862 at Kingston, U...

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Pvt. Nelson Abrams (USA) (1833 - 1899)

Veteran of Civil War, enlisted for 3 years on Sept. 6, 1861 by Capt. Baker, with the 20th N.Y. State Militia (80th N.Y. Inf.) Co. K., at Oak Hill, N.Y., (5'8" tall, dark hair, blue eyes). Disability Di...

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William Wallace Tottingham (1834 - 1891)

"W.W. Tottingham"

Possible grave He was a CIVIL WAR SOLDIER Per Michigan 1870 census Household Role Gender Age Birthplace William Tottingham M 35 New York Hellen Tottingham F 32 New York William To...

3/8/2014 11/18/2015

grave Civil War Veteran Private, 194th New York Infantry Company G Enlisted: April 7, 1865 Discharged: May 3, 1865

11/18/2015 11/18/2015

Corp. Woodard Selleck (1833 - 1907)

Corp. 92nd NY Inf Co D 1861-1864 Wounded at Chaffin's Farm,VA Transferred to 1864 96th NY Inf Co D 1864-1865

11/4/2015 11/6/2015

Pvt. Truman Selleck (1836 - 1917)

Pvt 11th NY Cav Co M 1862-1865 Captured at Doyle's Plantation,LA Discharged at Memphis,Tn

11/4/2015 11/6/2015

Pvt. Samuel Selleck (1825 - 1862)

Pvt. 92nd NY Inf Co F 1861-1862 Died aboard the "Aaron Smith" being transported from Harrison's Landing,VA to Washington DC. Buried at Loudon Park National Cemetery, Maryland.

11/4/2015 11/6/2015

Pvt. Henry Selleck (1838 - 1929)

Pvt 35th NY Inf Co A 1861-1865 Reinlisted 18th NY Cav CoK Wounded three times 2nd Battle of Bull Run.

11/4/2015 11/6/2015

Pvt. Bradley Selleck (1832 - d.)

Pvt 11th NY Cav Co M 1863

11/4/2015 11/6/2015

Pvt. Co.D 29 NY Infantry 1864-1865

1/23/2014 11/5/2015

John Hammond, a Representative from New York; born at Crown Point, Essex County, N.Y., August 17, 1827; attended the public schools and St. Albans Academy, St. Albans, Vt.; was graduated from Renssel...

9/18/2015 10/28/2015

Morgan Gardner Bulkeley (December 26, 1837 – November 6, 1922) was an American politician as well as business and sports executive. Bulkeley, a Republican, served in the American Civil War, was ...

8/19/2011 10/21/2015

Adam Wurster (1835 - 1922)

THE EVENING TELEGRAM--NEW YORK, THURSDAY, MARCH 30, 1922 Adam Wurster, eighty-seven, civil war veteran, for many years connected with the New York City Highway Department, died on Tuesday at the home o...

6/14/2014 10/21/2015

Pvt Edward P. Wells (1844 - 1904)

WELLS, Edward P. Pvt.1844- 1904, Co. H. 20th. Regiment, 1st NY ~Lincoln Cavalry~Edward Wells of Stevens county, is now one of the leading ranchers and stockmen in the valley. The son of Marcus and Luci...

10/18/2015 10/18/2015

Civil War Union Army Officer. Served during the Civil War as 2nd Lieutenant in Companies A and H, 5th New York Volunteer Infantry. He was an artist and published a book of watercolors and notes about...

10/14/2015 10/14/2015

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...

10/2/2015 10/6/2015

(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...

10/26/2010 9/2/2015

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 ...

3/24/2009 8/24/2015

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 ...

2/17/2008 8/21/2015

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...

2/5/2013 8/9/2015

Daniel Calder (1832 - 1863)

He served in Company K, New York 8th Cavalry Regiment from 22 aug 1862 to his death in 6 apr 1863.

8/7/2015 8/7/2015

Clinton Bartlett (1838 - 1903)

Enlisted in Company G, New York 184th Infantry Regiment on 15 Sep 1864.Mustered out on 29 Jun 1865 at City Point, VA.

10/3/2014 8/7/2015

William Edgar Nye (1842 - d.)

He served from Sept 1861 to Dec 30, 1866 in Company I. 75th New York Volunteers.

4/26/2011 8/5/2015

Thomas D Chapman (1844 - 1901)

CIVIL WAR VETERAN, he enlisted In company D , One Hundred and Twenty-second regiment. New York volunteers. A t the battle of Antietam h e was wounded, from the effects of which he never fully recovered...

7/31/2015 7/31/2015

Melancthon Barber (b. - 1862)

Enlisted on August 29 1861 at Freemont, New York as Private in the 86th New York Infantry, Company D at the age of 42. Died of disease at Camp Griffin, Virginia.

7/26/2015 7/26/2015

Oren Andrew Seaton (1847 - 1939)

Name: Oren A Seaton Birth Date: 11 Aug 1847 Birth Place: Henderson, New York Father: Andrew Seaton Mother: Laura Seaton Residence Place: Henderson, New York Enlistment Date: 22 Aug 1864 Enlistme...

5/17/2013 7/17/2015

From Wikipedia (English) : John Schuyler Crosby (September 19, 1839 – August 8, 1914) was an American military officer who served as United States Consul in Florence, Italy and as the fifth Go...

11/27/2011 7/16/2015

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union State: New York Mustered in: August 27, 1864 Rank: Private Company: I Regiment:184th Branch: Infantry Mustered out: June 29, 1865 ________________...

9/6/2013 6/12/2015

Elmer Ephraim Ellsworth (April 11, 1837 – May 24, 1861) was a lawyer and soldier, best known as the first conspicuous casualty of the American Civil War. Early life Ellsworth was born in M...

3/23/2009 6/10/2015

Elisha Burr (U.S.A.) (1841 - 1926)

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union State: New York Mustered in: August 21, 1862 Rank: Corporal Company: C Regiment: 147th Branch: Infantry Mustered out: June 7,1865 --------------...

9/6/2013 6/7/2015

Civil War Veteran Service: Civil War Mustered in: August 21, 1862 Affiliation: Union Company: C Regiment: 147th New York Volunteer Branch: Infantry Engagements: Battle of Chancellorsville...

9/6/2013 6/7/2015

Aaron Nash Burr (U.S.A.) (1837 - 1927)

Veteran of Civil War Affiliation: Union State: New York Mustered in: August 21, 1862 Regiment: 147th New York Infantry Mustered Out: May 12, 1863 ( Injury to hand) Engagements: Battle of Ch...

9/6/2013 6/7/2015

Frederick Townsend (September 21, 1825 – September 12, 1897) was a Union officer in the American Civil War. He founded and was Colonel of the 3rd New York Regiment, and later served with the U...

6/15/2008 6/7/2015

Elisha Doty (1846 - 1918)

Civil War Veteran - 22nd Reg., Co.B, NY, Cav. Enlisted Dec. 22, 1863 Cicero, NY. Rank of Private. Mustered in on Jan.5, 1864. Engaged in the Battles of the Wilderness also 3rd Battle of Winchester, VA....

4/6/2012 6/7/2015

Henry Alger Gildersleeve MP (1840 - 1923)

Jurist; b. on farm in Township of Clinton, Dutchess County, N. Y., Aug. 1, 1840; s. Smith J. and Rachel (Alger) Gildersleeve; reared on father's farm; ed. in dist. school, Schultzville, N. Y., Hudson R...

1/16/2015 6/7/2015

Capt. Edward P. Doherty (1840 - 1897)

Edward Paul Doherty was an American Civil War officer who formed and led the detachment of soldiers that captured and killed John Wilkes Booth, the assassin of United States President Abraham Lincoln...

6/4/2015 6/4/2015

Robert Brown Potter (July 16, 1829 – February 19, 1887) was a United States lawyer and a Union Army general in the American Civil War. Early life Potter was born in Schenectady, New York. ...

5/29/2011 5/26/2015

Egbert Ludovicus Viele (Vee-lee) (June 17, 1825 – April 22, 1902) was a civil engineer and United States Representative from New York from 1885–1887, as well as an officer in the Union ...

4/9/2009 5/26/2015

Caselton Ake (1822 - 1886)

5th United States Artillery Regiment, Company E, NY, Union Civil War Veteran

5/25/2015 5/25/2015

Note: referred to as Captain Colvin based on rank during Spanish-American war and at time of death; earlier he held the brevet rank of Colonel during U.S Civil War. James Alling Colvin was born in ...

5/24/2015 5/24/2015

John D Ernst (1831 - 1909)


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Lewis Joy, Sr,. (1843 - 1893)

JOY—In village of New Hartford, August 6, 1893, Lewis Joy, aged 50 years 6 months and 12 days. When 17 yrs of age he enlisted as a private in company B 26th regiment NY state volunteers. Soon ...

5/22/2015 5/22/2015

Isaac Van Nostrand, Jr (1834 - 1863)

Residence: (1850 — Age: 16) Granger, Allegany, New York, USA* Residence: (1860 — Age: 26) Granger, Allegany, New York, USA* Military: (13 Aug 1862 — Age: 28) Granger, Allegany, New...

5/21/2015 5/21/2015

Rensselaer "Rance" Allen (1845 - 1892)

Enlisted into the Civil War for the Union, 104th / 164th Inf. Co F. N.Y. Military Induction 1862 New York @ 18 years of age.

9/19/2008 5/21/2015

John J. Townsend MP (1827 - 1902)

Residence: (1855 — Age: 28) Granger, Allegany, New York, USA* Military: (1 Sep 1862 — Age: 35) Granger, Allegany, New York, USA* Residence: (1870 — Age: 43) Portage, Livingston, Ne...

9/27/2014 5/20/2015

Martin Nicholes Boh (1841 - 1918)

. Martin Nicholes Boh was born November 1841 in Alsace, France to Martin and Mary Boh and died 8 November 1918 in Prospect, NY. He married about 1866 possibly in New York City, Mary Ann Haremaker, daug...

6/14/2014 5/17/2015

Theodore Charles Remonda (1842 - 1915)

1. Theodore Charles Remonda was born 18 September 1842 in Morehouse, Hamilton County, New York to Fredrick William and Sophia (Marache) Reymonda and died 11 June 1915 in Morehouse. He married 1st, 14 S...

4/28/2011 5/17/2015

Wallace George Aylsworth (1844 - 1927)

Civil War Veteran - union Inscription: Pvt. Co. B. 98 Reg. N.Y. Vol. Inf. SON of Aaron & Julia ( ?? ) Aylsworth BROTHER of William Aylsworth (1841- ) HUSBAND of Hattie Matilda (Burlingham) Aylswo...

3/30/2014 5/7/2015

Lloyd Aspinwall (1834 - 1886)

(Note: Lloyd Aspinwall is discussed in the left column of the link above) Civil War Union Army Officer. He was a New York lawyer who served in the 22nd New York State Militia, later became a brig...

4/28/2015 4/28/2015

Jacob Newman (c.1831 - 1920)

Civil War Vet Name: Jacob Newman Side: Union Regiment State/Origin: New York Regiment Name: 59 N.Y. Infantry Regiment Name Expanded: 59th Regiment, New York Infantry Company: K,A Rank In: Private Rank ...

4/21/2015 4/21/2015

Charles M Dagwell (1843 - 1912)

Our County and Its People: A Descriptive Work on Oneida County, New York: page 201-202 On April 24 1861 Charles M. Dagwell just seventeen yrs old enlisted in Co. B. 14th New York Vols., was mustered in...

4/20/2015 4/20/2015

George Albert Dagwell (1841 - 1906)

Lieutenant George A. Dagwell, CO. C, 11th New York Cavalry, was wounded and taken prisoner at Fairfax Court House on June 27,1863 11th, New York Cavalry Known as Scott's 900 . George A.Dagwell age ...

4/19/2015 4/19/2015

Newton Martin Curtis (May 21, 1835 – January 8, 1910) was a Union brigadier general and brevet major general during the American Civil War and a member of the United States House of Representa...

10/7/2009 4/17/2015

After graduation from West Point in 1861, he enlisted in the Civil War on 07 February 1861 in Goshen, NY, joining the Union Army of Northeastern Virginia. He was less sensitive to his Southern heritage...

4/14/2012 4/17/2015

Lt. Luther Baker (USA) (1830 - 1896)

Lt. Luther Baker was a member of the Union Army's intelligence service and was present when John Wilkes Booth was found and mortally wounded on April 26, 1865. John Wilkes Booth assassinated Presiden...

10/10/2011 4/14/2015

Elwell Stephen Otis (March 25, 1838 – October 21, 1909) was a United States of America General who served in the Philippines late in the Spanish-American War and during the Philippine-American...

4/3/2015 4/4/2015

Jacob S Lapp (1829 - 1908)

JACOB S. LAPP AND HIS FAMILY IN WILLIAMSVILLE, NEW YORK. Jacob S. Lapp was born Nov. 14, 1829 in Hopewell, Ontario County, NY. He was raised in Williamsville (Part of Clarence twp, Erie Co., NY) He met...

1/3/2014 3/25/2015

Richard Franchot (June 2, 1816 – November 23, 1875) was a U.S. Representative from New York and then an officer in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He was also an executive of two...

5/22/2011 3/11/2015

Capt Morgan L. Filkins (1826 - 1896)

"Margan L Filkins"

Birth Morgan Lewis Filkins was born in Berne 20 Aug. 1829 son of Richard Filkins and his second wife Catherine Angle. He was the twentieth of twenty-five children of his father. Education Mr. Fil...

7/26/2009 2/19/2015

Delniton Brate (1845 - 1918)

Birth Delinton Brate was born June 20, 1845 in Reidsville to William Brate (B. May 6, 1810, D. Oct 2, 1887) and Angeline Smith (B. abt 1809, D. Dec 25, 1875).[1] He was one of nine children. Marriage...

3/21/2012 2/17/2015

William A. Brate (1844 - 1916)

Birth William was born in Berne at about 1843 a son of William Brate and Angeline Smith. He was a brother to George and Delinton Brate, both of whom also served in the Civil War. Marriage & Childre...

3/21/2012 2/17/2015

William Winer Cooke (May 29, 1846 – June 25, 1876) was a military officer in the United States Army during the American Civil War and the Black Hills War. He was the adjutant for George Armstr...

11/7/2012 1/29/2015

Alonzo Bull (c.1841 - 1863)

Co. K, NY 100 Infantry Civil War

10/14/2008 1/18/2015

James Monroe Saul (1841 - 1911)

James M. Saul was a member of the 8th New York Sharpshooters during the Civil War and was captured and spent time in Libby Prison. He was one of the original settlers and farmed and raised his family i...

1/12/2015 1/12/2015

Samuel Berwin (1831 - 1913)


Samuel Berwin was born in the small town of Babimost Bomst in Poland, somewhat near the border with Germany. He came to the United States shortly before the civil war. He served in the NY 54th voluntee...

2/1/2011 1/5/2015

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 12/28/2014

Albert Avery (1837 - 1864)

Civil war service: killed in the battle of Cedar Creek THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 513 _____ NYS 114th Infa...

12/24/2014 12/24/2014

John Evans Avery (1841 - 1907)

Civil War Service: Company E, 9th Regt., N. Y. Infantry Vols. _____ THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 504

6/2/2012 12/16/2014

John Caldwell Tidball (January 25, 1825 – May 15, 1906) was a career military officer, noted for his service in the horse artillery in the cavalry in the Union Army during the American Civil W...

7/8/2011 12/16/2014

PRATT, Calvin Edward, soldier, born in Princeton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, 23 January, 1828. He studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1852, and practised for several years in Worcester. He ...

4/15/2007 12/10/2014

Colonel Marsh was born in Hartland, Vermont, on March 11, 1819, and was 44 years of age at the time of his death. He attended Norwich University, a military school in Vermont, where he studied under ...

8/12/2012 12/4/2014

Major Henry H. Fish (1842 - 1865)

THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 477 94th Regt NY Vol. Died at the battle of Five Forks, Virginia while leading his ...

3/15/2008 11/29/2014

Was killed in the charge on Port Hudson, May 27, 1863. Unmarried. THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 467 _____ Wil...

8/22/2007 11/28/2014

Abraham Frick (1840 - 1919)

Son of John L. and Catharine Switzer Frick..fought in the civil war as a private with the G 2nd Michigan Infantry..He was married to Diana Hewey.Abraham also had fought under E 78 NY Infantry by Diana ...

11/27/2014 11/27/2014

Thomas Alfred Davies (December 3, 1809 – August 19, 1899) was an American businessman, engineer, and soldier. He served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. After the ...

5/20/2011 11/25/2014

Amos Avery (1834 - 1903)

THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 448 _____ Civil War Veteran. NYS Volunteers Co C 76th, Co F 109th.

3/1/2008 11/22/2014

Edwin Cicero Avery (1837 - 1862)

He died 1 Dec 1862 in the military hospital, New York City, New York. He was a soldier in Co. 1, 161st reg't N.Y. infantry, unmarried. THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Cath...

3/1/2008 11/22/2014

John Alfred Avery (1842 - 1862)

He died 31 Dec 1862 in the military hospital, New York City, New York. He was a soldier in Co. 1, 161st reg't N.Y. infantry, unmarried. THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Cat...

3/1/2008 11/22/2014

Richard Henry Avery (1845 - c.1876)

He enlisted in the 116th reg't of NY volunteers; served to the end of the war; member of exploring party to survey route of Northern Pacific Railroad. THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendre...

3/1/2008 11/22/2014

John Jacob Astor III (June 10, 1822 – February 22, 1890) was the elder son of William Backhouse Astor, Sr. and the wealthiest member of the Astor family in his generation. He was the founder...

8/29/2008 11/19/2014

Lt. Colonel Noah L. Farnham was mortally wounded while commanding the 11th New York Infantry at the First Battle of Bull Run. The New York Times, August 16, 1861: THE LATE COL. FARNHAM. In yest...

8/12/2012 11/17/2014

Dr. George Abbott (1827 - 1911)

He was for many years surgeon of the 67th reg't, N. Y. inf'y, and went out with that reg't in June, 1863. In the following year, he became colonel of the 98th reg't, which he enlisted and organized in ...

12/13/2012 11/16/2014

William Blair Church (1827 - 1892)

private, Co. B, 67th reg't, N. Y. inf.; major 98th reg't, N. Y. inf.; THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 444

11/16/2014 11/16/2014

General Winthrop was born in 1839, and entered the ranks of the famous Seventy-first in April 1861. His conduct on the field at the battle of Bull Run was conspicuous for coolness and gallantry, and in...

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