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Charles Jewett Wood (1829 - 1880)

U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles about Charles J Wood Name: Charles J Wood Residence: Hardwick, Massachusetts Occupation: Physician Age at Enlistment: 33 Enlistment Date: 9 Jun 1862 Rank at ...

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Francis William Dall (1834 - 1909)

Francis was a Civil War veteran. According to the 1890 census, he enrolled on 2 May 1864 at Plain City, Union County, Ohio and was discharged 31 Aug 1864 due to chronic diarrhea. He was in Co K of the ...

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Pvt. Simon Peter Price (1841 - 1865)

Private Price enlisted as a private in Co. G, 102nd OVI, on 15 August 1862 at age 18. On 24 September 1864, while the regiment was stationed in garrison at Decatur, AL, Price was assigned to a detachme...

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Pvt. Leander Merchand (1846 - 1865)

Private Merchand enlisted as a private in Co. A, 102nd OVI, on 28 December 1863 at age 19. On 24 September 1864, while the regiment was stationed in garrison at Decatur, AL, Merchand was assigned to a ...

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Dr. John Henry Kochenderfer (1841 - 1913)

Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 102nd OVI, on 11 August 1862 at the age of 19. On 24 September 1864, while the regiment was stationed in Decatur, AL, he was ordered to join a relief expedition sent to ...

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Jacob Kissel (1844 - 1911)

Enlisted as a Private in Co. K, 102nd OVI, on 19 August 1862 at the age of 18. Captured at Athens, AL, by rebel troops under the command of CSA Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest on 24 September 1864. Exchang...

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Pvt. John F. Kauffman (1845 - 1869)

Enlisted as a Private in Co. K, 102nd OVI, on 15 August 1862 at the age of 18. On 24 September 1864, while the regiment was stationed in Decatur, AL, he was ordered to join a relief expedition sent to ...

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Sherman Huston (1840 - 1909)

Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 102nd OVI, on 12 August 1862 at the age of 21. While the regiment was on garrison duty at Decatur, AL, on 24 September 1864, Private Huston was assigned to a detachment ...

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Pvt. Wesley Henderson (1839 - 1865)

Private Henderson enlisted as a private in Co. A, 102nd OVI, on 5 August 1862 at age 21. On 24 September 1864, while the regiment was stationed in garrison at Decatur, AL, Henderson was assigned to a d...

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David Hites (1828 - 1907)

Enlisted on 11 August 1862 in Co. G, 102nd OVI. Promoted to sergeant from corporal on 2 April 1864. He was part of a detachment sent from Decatur, AL, to Athens, AL, on 24 September 1864 to relieve Ft....

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William Crow (1810 - 1865)

He may be the William Crow who enlisted with his sons, John F and William P. as privates, May, 1862, Company G, known as Co. I Regiment of Georgia, 1st Georgia Cavalry, Army of Western Tennessee.

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Pvt. Amos Brenizer (b. - 1865)

Private Brenizer enlisted as a private in Co. H, 102nd OVI, on 6 August 1862 at age 18. On 24 September 1864, while the regiment was stationed in garrison at Decatur, AL, Brenizer was assigned to a det...

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Samuel Brenzier (1817 - 1904)

"During the Civil war Mr. Brenizer acquired distinction for his intense patriotism. One who knew him in the time of the war says that the services of Mr. Brenizer were such that he ought to have receiv...

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Josiah S. Bevington (1844 - 1885)

Enlisted as a Private in Co. A, 102nd OVI, on August 13, 1862. Mustered out with his company on June 30, 1865.

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Jacob Beal (1836 - 1864)

Corporal Beal enlisted as a private in Co. E, 102nd OVI, on 17 August 1862 at age 28. He was appointed corporal on 1 August 1864. On 24 September 1864, while the regiment was stationed in garrison at D...

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Corp. David R. Amsbaugh (1832 - 1912)

Enlisted as Private in Co. C, 102nd OVI, on 11 August 1862 at the age of 29. Appointed Corporal on 30 April 1864. Captured in action at Athens, AL, on 24 September 1864 by rebel troops under the comman...

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Ira Crane (1842 - 1865)

Ira Crane served in the Civil War. Ira was a volunteer and enlisted Nov. 1, 1861 at Freemont, Ohio for 3 years at age 19. He served as a private in CO. F., 72nd Ohio Vol. Infantry. CASUALTY SHEET: Ir...

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Rev. Emanuel Hush Yeisley (1840 - 1931)

Mr. Yeisley was born at Amsterdam, Ohio, November 12, 1840, being 90 years, 9 months and 19 days of age. He enlisted in the Civil War at the beginning and served until its close. He was one of the few ...

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Pleasant M. Keeble (1845 - 1931)

Pleasant Keeble served in the American Civil War. He was a survivor of the explosion of the steamship Sultana. from Company H 3rd Tennessee Cavalry An East Tennessee Sultana survivors' group met an...

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Lieut. Harvey Annis (1825 - 1865)

Harvey Annis was born 1825 in Madison County, New York, the son of Lewis and Hannah Annis. Harvey was a carpenter by trade, and was residing at Oshkosh, Wisconsin when he enlisted as a Private with Com...

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Col. Reuben Benton Hatch (1819 - 1871)

The worst maritime tragedy in American History happened at 2:00 a.m. April 27, 1865, on the Mississippi River near Memphis Tennessee, when a 260 foot wooden hulled, 3 story steamboat carrying over 2400...

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Major Henry S. Hale (CSA) (1836 - 1922)

Maj. Henry S. HALE was a mere boy when his parents took up their residence in Graves County, Kentucky. Here he grew to manhood and obtained a fair education. For a period of time just before the outbre...

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Joseph Morrison Brown (1827 - 1862)

Died while serving in the American Civil War.

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Colonel Andrew Talcott (CSA) (1797 - 1883)

Andrew Talcott (1797–1883) was an American civil engineer and close friend of Civil War General Robert E. Lee. While serving as a Confederate States of America Colonel and the State Engineer...

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Gen. Robert Hatton, US Congress, CSA (1826 - 1862)

General Robert Hatton, C.S.A., b. Tenn., d. Ma y 31, 1862. He was Capt. of Co. K, 7th Tenn. Inf., when that Reg't was organized, May 25, 1861, and was elected Colonel. He was appointed Brig. Gen. M...

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Henry A. Harris (1819 - 1903)

Civil War Veteran. Residence Pierceton, Indiana; Enlisted on 8/9/1862 as a Private. On 8/9/1862 he mustered into "F" Co. 74th Indiana Infantry. He was Mustered Out on 6/9/1865 at Washington, DC.

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Colonel John Marshall Martin (CSA) (1832 - 1921)

John Marshall Martin (March 18, 1832 - August 10, 1921) was a prominent Confederate politician. He was born in Edgefield County, South Carolina and later moved to Florida. He served in the Confederat...

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Captain Sidney Smith Johnson (CSA) (1840 - 1910)

JOHNSON, SIDNEY SMITH (1840–1910). Sidney Smith (Sid) Johnson, Confederate cavalry officer, journalist, and author, son of D. T. M. and Adeline (Smith) Johnson, was born in Choctaw County, Missi...

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Thomas Jefferson Foster (1809 - 1887)

Thomas Jefferson Foster (July 11, 1809 – February 24, 1887) was a soldier and prominent politician serving the Confederate States of America during the American Civil War. He served two terms ...

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Judith W. McGuire (1813 - 1897)

Judith White Brockenbrough McGuire wrote Diary of a Southern Refugee, During the War, By a Lady of Virginia. Alexandrian Judith McGuire kept a record of her family's experience as refugees from 1...

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Edgar E. Grennell (1847 - 1915)

DATA BASE: American Civil War Soldiers Edgar Grennell, enlistment, 24 December 1861, DISTINGUISHED SERVICE, Union Army, unit # 1957 1957, service record; Enlisted as a Private on Dec 24 1861 at the a...

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Robert Ludwell Yates Peyton (1822 - 1863)

Robert Ludwell Yates Peyton (February 8, 1822 – September 3, 1863) was an American politician, soldier, and lawyer who served as an officer in the Confederate States Army and then as a member ...

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Brig. General Thomas Alexander Harris, Missouri State Guard (Confederate) (1826 - 1895)

Thomas Alexander Harris (1826 - April 9, 1895) was a United States Army officer at the end of the Mexican–American War and a Missouri State Guard (Confederate) brigadier general during the ear...

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William Sydney Wilson (1816 - 1862)

William Sydney Wilson (November 7, 1816 - November 3, 1862) was a prominent Confederate politician. He was born in Worcester County, Maryland, and later moved to Mississippi. He was the son of Ephrai...

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William T. S. Barry (1821 - 1868)

William Taylor Sullivan Barry (December 10, 1821 – January 29, 1868) was a U.S. Representative from Mississippi. Born in Columbus, Mississippi, Barry was graduated from Yale College in 1841 ...

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Martin Jenkins Crawford (1820 - 1883)

Martin Jenkins Crawford (March 17, 1820 – July 23, 1883) was an antebellum U.S. Representative and a representative to the Provisional Confederate Congress during the American Civil War from t...

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Colonel George Taliaferro Ward (CSA) (1810 - 1862)

George Taliaferro Ward (1810 – May 5, 1862) was a cotton plantation owner and politician from Leon County, Florida. He served the Confederate States of America as a colonel during the American...

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Lt. Colonel Stephen F. Hale (CSA) (1818 - 1862)

Stephen F. Hale (1818–1862) was an American politician and military officer. Stephen Fowler Hale, lawyer, was born January 21, 1818 in Crittendon County, Kentucky, and died July 18, 1862 in Ri...

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Dr. John S. Wellford, CSA (1825 - 1911)

My two older brothers were both physicians, and faithfully served the Confederate cause in hospital service. John Spotswood had gone to Europe in 1860 to pursue postgraduate study in the European hospi...

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Charles T. Pepper, M.D. (1830 - 1903)

Charles Taylor Pepper, M.D. (2 December 1830 – 28 May 1903) was the original inspiration for the Dr Pepper brand, according to the Dr Pepper/Seven Up company. Born in southwest Virginia, he ea...

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Major Hannibal Boone (CSA), Attorney General of Texas (1834 - 1897)

Hannibal Honestus Boone (February 24, 1834 – May 23, 1897) was the 16th Attorney General of Texas. Biography He was the son of Joseph and Harriet Boone, was born in Tipton County, Tennes...

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William Martin Walton (1832 - 1915)

William Martin Walton (January 17, 1832 – July 1, 1915) was a prominent lawyer in Austin, Texas. During the Civil War, Walton was a Major in the Confederate Army. After the War, he was elected...

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John Washington Keyes (1825 - 1892)

JOHN WASHINGTON KEYES was born in Athens, Limestone County, Alabama on November 25, 1825 to George and Nelly Keyes. He attended La Grange College in Alabama starting in January 1842 but was suspended t...

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Edward A. Burke (1839 - 1928)

Edward Austin Burke or Burk (September 13, 1839 – September 24, 1928) was the Democratic State Treasurer of Louisiana from 1878 to 1888. Burke was the first Democrat to hold the office of Loui...

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Osmun Latrobe (1835 - 1915)

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George Nye (1835 - 1862)

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Richard C. Shannon (1839 - 1920)

Richard Cutts Shannon (February 12, 1839 - October 5, 1920) was a U.S. Representative from New York. Biography Born in New London, Connecticut, Shannon was graduated from the grammar and high sch...

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Freeman James Nye (1825 - 1907)

Freeman James Nye served in the 43rd Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry Regiment during the Civil War.

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Marcellus Lovejoy Stearns, Governor (1839 - 1891)

Marcellus Lovejoy Stearns (1839-1891) was an American politician. He served as the 11th Governor of Florida, from 1874 to 1877. Born in Lovell, Maine on April 29, 1839, he attended Colby College an...

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John P. Swasey (1839 - 1928)

John Philip Swasey (1839–1928) was U.S. Representative from Maine from 1908-1911. Biography Swasey was born in Canton, Maine on September 4, 1839 and attended the Canton public schools, De...

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Brig. General Seldon Connor (USA), Governor (1839 - 1917)

Selden Connor (January 25, 1839 – July 9, 1917) was an American soldier, banker, and politician who was the 35th Governor of the U.S. state of Maine. Biography He was born in Fairfield, Ma...

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Colonel Charles A. Wikoff (1837 - 1898)

Charles Augustus Wikoff (March 3, 1837 – July 1, 1898) was a United States Army officer serving from American Civil War until he became the most senior ranking American Army officer killed in ...

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Rep. William Shepperd Ashe (D-NC) MP (1813 - 1862)

William Shepperd Ashe (14 September 1814 – 14 September 1862) was a Democratic U.S. Congressman from North Carolina between 1849 and 1855. Born in Rocky Point, North Carolina, Ashe attended ...

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Isaac Parsons (1814 - 1862)

) Isaac Parsons (January 7, 1814 – April 24, 1862) was an American planter, politician, and military officer in the U.S. state of Virginia (now West Virginia). Parsons served as a justice of t...

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John Collins Covell (1823 - 1887)

John Collins Covell (December 19, 1823 – June 4, 1887) was a 19th-century American educator and school administrator specializing in deaf education in the U.S. states of Virginia and West Virg...

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The Rt. Rev. John W. Beckwith (1831 - 1890)

John Watrous Beckwith (born 1831 in Raleigh, North Carolina and died November 23, 1890) was the Second Bishop of Georgia. He was the 86th bishop of the Episcopal Church in the United States of Americ...

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Alonzo Garcelon, Governor (1813 - 1906)

Dr. Alonzo Garcelon (May 6, 1813 – December 8, 1906) was the 36th Governor of Maine, an American Civil War surgeon general, and a co-founder of Bates College in Lewiston, Maine. Birth and ea...

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Lieutenant James Jackson Purman (USA) (1841 - 1915)

Born in Pennsylvania in 1841, he was awarded the Medal of Honor for service in the Civil War while serving with Company A, 140th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, on Ju...

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Legrand Winfield Perce, US Congress (c.1836 - c.1911)

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Edward Daniel Fennell MP (1821 - 1864)

Edward FENNELL enlisted and was appointed 4th Corporal in Company K, 5th Georgia cavalry. Enlisted October, 1861, died while on a forced march to Florida. Died near Valdosta, Georgia.

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Brevet Brig. General Edmund Brooke Alexander (USA) (1802 - 1888)

Edmund Brooke Alexander (October 6, 1802 – January 3, 1888) was an officer in the United States Army in the Mexican-American War through the American Civil War who rose to the rank of brevet B...

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Colonel Jesse Gove (USA) (1824 - 1862)

Jesse Augustus Gove (December 5, 1824 – June 27, 1862) was an American soldier and lawyer, noteworthy for his military career and his role as a colonel in the American Civil War. After graduat...

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John Cradlebaugh, US Congress (1819 - 1872)

John Cradlebaugh (February 22, 1819 – February 22, 1872) was the first delegate to the United States House of Representatives from Nevada Territory. Biography Born in Circleville, Ohio, he...

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Brevet Brig. General Ellis Spear (USA) (1834 - 1917)

Ellis Spear (October 15, 1834 – April 3, 1917) was an officer in the 20th Maine Volunteer Infantry Regiment who rose to the rank of general during the American Civil War. He served in the ...

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1st Lt. John Wesley Clark (USA) (1830 - 1893)

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the Civil War as First Lieutenant and Regimental Quartermaster of the 6th Vermont Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his brave...

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Colonel Beaufort Watts Ball, Sr. (CSA) (1830 - 1902)

Colonel Beaufort Watts Ball, was the Adjutant General for Kershaw's Brigade, South Carolina Cavalry. He enlisted in 1861 and served until 09 April 1865, when he surrendered at Appomatox Courthouse, V...

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Franklin B. Hough ("father of American forestry") (1822 - 1885)

Franklin B. Hough (July 20, 1822-June 11, 1885) was a scientist, historian and the first chief of the United States Division of Forestry, the predecessor of the United States Forest Service. He was a...

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Hugh Scott Sparks MP (1843 - 1863)

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Rear Admiral Samuel Livingston Breese (USN) (1794 - 1870)

Samuel Livingston Breese (August 6, 1794 – December 17, 1870) was a Rear Admiral in the United States Navy. His active-duty career included service in the War of 1812, the Mexican–Ameri...

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Brig. General James Cooper (USA), U.S. Senator (1810 - 1863)

) James Cooper (May 8, 1810 – March 28, 1863) was an American lawyer, soldier, and politician, who served in the United States Congress. Cooper lived much of his life in Gettysburg, Pennsylv...

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Brevet Brig. General George Washington Baldey (USA) (1830 - 1914)

George Baldey was a private in the army in 1847-48; a private, sergeant, and first lieutenant, in the 2nd Colorado cavalry, serving in New Mexico, Missouri, and Arkansas in 1862-63; and a major and lie...

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Rienzi Melville Johnston, U.S. Senator (1849 - 1926)

Rienzi Melville Johnston (September 9, 1849 – February 28, 1926) was an American newspaperman and Democratic Party politician from Houston, Texas. He headed the Houston Post for many years, an...

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Alfred Washburn Benson (1843 - 1916)

Alfred Washburn Benson (July 15, 1843 – January 1, 1916) was a United States Senator from Kansas. Born in Poland, Chautauqua County, New York, he moved to Jamestown, New York in 1860, and at...

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Bishop W. Perkins, U.S. Senator (1841 - 1894)

Bishop Walden Perkins (October 18, 1841 – June 20, 1894) was a United States Representative and Senator from Kansas. Born in Rochester, Ohio, he attended the common schools and Knox College (G...

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John Byers Rinehart (1823 - 1911)

John Byers Rinehart was a Veteran having served with Co. B 134th IL Infantry.

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Thomas B. Turley, U.S. Senator (1845 - 1910)

Thomas Battle Turley (April 5, 1845 – July 1, 1910) was a Tennessee attorney who served as a Democratic U.S. senator from 1897 to 1901. Turley was born in Memphis, Tennessee to Thomas Jeffer...

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James E. Bailey, U.S. Senator (1822 - 1885)

James Edmund Bailey (August 15, 1822 – December 29, 1885) was a Democratic United States Senator from Tennessee from 1877 to 1881. Biography Bailey was born in Montgomery County, Tennessee...

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Ancil Sawyer MP (1833 - 1901)

Company A, 19th SC Infantry, Confederate States Army

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Gen. Zenas R. Bliss, Medal of Honor (1835 - 1900)

This officer, to encourage his regimen; which had never before been in action, and which had been ordered to lie down to protect itself from the enemy's fire, arose to his feet, advanced in front of ...

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Lt. Cornelius Hadley, Medal of Honor (c.1838 - 1902)

Citation With one companion, voluntarily carried through the enemy's lines important dispatches from Gen. Grant to Gen. Burnside, then besieged within Knoxville, and brought back replies, his comrade...

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Lt. George W. Brush, Medal of Honor (1842 - 1927)

Citation Voluntarily commanded a boat crew, which went to the rescue of a large number of Union soldiers on board the stranded steamer Boston, and with great gallantry succeeded in conveying them to ...

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Capt. James M. Pipes, Medal of Honor (1840 - 1928)

Citation While a sergeant and retiring with his company before the rapid advance of the enemy at Gettysburg, he and a companion stopped and carried to a place of safety a wounded and helpless comrade...

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Captain Lindley Miller (USA) (1834 - 1864)

Captain Lindley Miller served as an officer of a black infantry regiment during the Civil War and wrote the "Marching Song of the First Arkansas."

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Henry W. Blair, U.S. Senator (1834 - 1920)

Henry William Blair (December 6, 1834 – March 14, 1920) was a United States Representative and Senator from New Hampshire. Born in Campton, he attended the common schools and private academies...

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Samuel Hoar, IV (1845 - 1904)

A sequence of Samuel Hoar III's Civil War letters to his family back in Concord, Massachusetts, is in the collection of Concord Library. In 1862, eager to serve, Sam enlisted without parental consent i...

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Henry R. Pease, U.S. Senator (1835 - 1907)

Henry Roberts Pease (February 19, 1835 – January 2, 1907) was a United States Senator from Mississippi. Life and politics Born in Winsted, Connecticut, he received a normal-school training...

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Colin J. McRae (1813 - 1877)

Colin J. McRae (1813–1877) was an American politician and businessman. Biography Colin J. McRae worked as a businessman in Mobile, Alabama. For example, in the 1860s, he co-owned a foundry...

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Robert Hooker Gillett (1842 - 1865)

Robert Hooker Gillett joined the Union army, served as a Captain in the Antietam campaign, was invalided home sick, recovered, and joined the Navy. Assigned to the U.S.S. Gettysburg as a paymaster, R...

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Robert B. Van Valkenburgh, US Congress (1821 - 1888)

Civil War Union Army Officer, US Congressman. A prominent member of the New Yorlk State Legislature before the Civil War, upon the outbreak of the conflict he administered a recruiting depot, and hel...

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William Nye (1829 - d.)

In Company A, Third New York Cavalry 1861 to 1864 as Veterinary Surgeon

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Capt Albert Nye (1839 - 1862)

Company A, Ninth Michigan Infantry Born: 1839(MI) Died: June 23, 1862 (23y), Mt. Clemens. Entered service in Company A, Ninth Michigan Infantry, at organization, as First Lieutenant, August 13, 186...

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Brevet Lt. Colonel James Thompson (USA) (1828 - 1880)

Union Civil War Officer. Born in Delaware County, New York, he graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1851. He was assigned to the 2nd U.S. Artillery as a 2nd Lieutenant. ...

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James Taliaferro, U.S. Senator (1847 - 1934)

James Piper Taliaferro (September 30, 1847 – October 6, 1934) was a US Senator from Florida who served as a Democrat from 1899 to 1911. Biography Born in Orange, Virginia. Later attended t...

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Frank A. Reynolds (1841 - 1875)

Find a Grave Birth: Aug. 10, 1841 West Virginia, USA Death: Jul. 19, 1875 Ilion Herkimer County New York, USA Civil War Confederate Army Officer. He served as Lieutenant Colonel of the 39th Nor...

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Captain Alexander F. Mathews (CSA) (1838 - 1906)

Alexander Ferdinand Mathews (November 13, 1838 - December 17, 1906) was an American businessman from Greenbrier County, Virginia (now West Virginia). He was a Confederate States Army officer during t...

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Mason Mathews (1803 - 1878)

Mason Mathews (December 15, 1803 - September 16, 1878) was an American politician. A Whig, he was a member of the Virginia House of Delegates for Greenbrier County during the American Civil War. Ra...

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Colonel Leonidas L. Polk (CSA) (1837 - 1892)

Leonidas Lafayette Polk (April 24, 1837 – June 11, 1892), or L.L. Polk, was an American farmer, journalist and political figure. Biography He was born in Anson County, North Carolina. L....

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Buckner Stith Morris, 2nd Mayor of Chicago (1800 - 1879)

Buckner Stith Morris (August 19, 1800 – December 16, 1879) served as Mayor of Chicago, Illinois (1838–1839) for the Whig Party. Morris married Evelina Barker in Kentucky in 1832 and t...

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Lt. CDR Edward M Lea, USA (1837 - 1863)

Edward Lea was an 1855 graduate of the US Naval Academy and rose to the rank of Lt. Comdr. His father, Albert Lea (namesake of the Minnesota city) was a US Military Academy graduate and engineer. W...

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Lewis J. Bonar (1836 - 1930)

Lewis J. Bonar was born in a log cabin in Knox county, near Fredericktown,March 23,1836. He lived on the farm until he was twenty when he went to Bellville to clerk in J.W. Strong's General Store. In...

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