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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...

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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 ...

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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...

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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 ...

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Brevet Maj. Gen. Newton Martin Curtis, Medal of Honor MP (c.1835 - c.1910)

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...

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Maj. Gen. Alfred Mordecai, Jr. MP (1840 - 1920)

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...

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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...

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Major General Elwell S. Otis (1838 - 1909)

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...

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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...

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Brevet Brig. General Richard Franchot (USA) (1816 - 1875)

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...

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Capt Morgan L. Filkins (1826 - 1896)

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...

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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...

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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...

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First Lt. William W. Cooke, 7th U.S. Cavalry (1846 - 1876)

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...

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Alonzo Bull (c.1841 - 1863)

Co. K, NY 100 Infantry Civil War

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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...

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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...

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Pvt. Martin Wambsgan, Medal of Honor (1839 - 1911)

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...

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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...

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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

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Brevet Maj. General John C. Tidball (USA) (1825 - 1906)

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...

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Brig. General Calvin Edward Pratt (USA) (1828 - 1896)

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 ...

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Colonel Samuel Marsh (USA) (1819 - 1862)

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 ...

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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 ...

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William Elias Avery, 1st Lieut. (1838 - 1863)

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...

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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 ...

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Brevet Maj. General Thomas Alfred Davies (USA) (1809 - 1899)

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 ...

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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.

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Bvt. Brig. Gen. John Jacob Astor III MP (1822 - 1890)

-------------------- 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 generat...

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Lt. Colonel Noah L. Farnham (USA) (1829 - 1861)

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...

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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 ...

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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

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Brevet Maj. General Frederick Winthrop (USA) (1839 - 1865)

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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