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George Farris served in Company F, 94th Regiment, Illinois Infantry during the Civil War.

9/3/2015

Alexander Cameron, La Crosse, a brother of Hugh and Angus Cameron, was born at Caledonia, Livingston county, New York, in 1832; came to La Crosse at an early day, studied law with A. Johnson, and was a...

9/3/2015

Barnett Brixey served in the Arkansas Home Guards in Confederate army during the Civil War. He was captured in Marion County, Arkansas and taken as a prisoner of war by the Union. He died of bronchitis...

9/2/2015

Pvt. Clark Brixey (CSA) (1843 - 1918)

Clark had been a Private, Co. F 34th Confederate Arkansas Infantry. Apparently later joined the Union Army to gain admission to the Veteran's Hospital for needed medical assistance. (Source: Glenn Brix...

9/2/2015

Patrick Atwood (USA) (1835 - 1905)

Patrick Atwood lived in Jefferson, Franklin County, Ohio. He served in the Union Army during the Civil War.

9/1/2015

Sgt. Emanuel Vick (CSA) (c.1820 - 1886)

Emanuel Vick was a teacher and farmer in Shelby County, Alabama. On June 1, 1858 he was issued 79.09 acres of land. He served as a sergeant in the Confederate army in Companies B and K of the 3rd Regim...

9/1/2015

Civil War veteran of Captain Walpole's Company Cavalry, Stono Scouts.

8/30/2015

Chester Dean Ide (USA) (1830 - 1917)

Chester D. Ide was a Union Soldier in Company F & S Wisconsin 25th Infantry.

8/30/2015

William H. Evans was a Teamster from New Haven County, Connecticut. He served in the Union Army during the Civil War.

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

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

Ronald Schwellenbach was born in Germany. He lived in Jefferson, Jefferson County, Wisconsin. He served in the Union Army during the Civil War.

8/29/2015

1st Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment in January 1865. Enlisted in Company F, Minnesota 1st Heavy Artillery Regiment on 11 Feb 1865.

8/27/2015

George Washington Page was a Farmer from Page County, Virginia. He enlisted as a Private in Company D, Virginia 7th Cavalry Regiment. on November 24, 1856 he was appointed Postmaster of East Liberty, P...

8/27/2015

Robert Cheek Twitty, Sr. (1838 - 1903)

Military Service: Co "E" 1st N.C. Cavalry

8/27/2015

Charles E. Clader (1842 - 1915)

176th PA Vol. Inf., Co. G Mustered in on November 12, 1862. Mustered out with Company on August 18, 1863.

8/27/2015

Enlisted in Company H, Virginia 9th Infantry Regiment on 27 May 1863. He was 5ft. 7in. tall, of fair complexion, light eyes and brown hair. He was a farmer in Powellton, Brunswick County, Virginia. F...

8/26/2015

He served in Company I of the 12th Virginia Infantry Regiment.

8/26/2015

On 12 Jul 1861 David, a carpenter, mustered into service with the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry as a Corporal, being credited to the quota of Clinton, Worcester County, Massachusetts. David a...

8/26/2015

Col. Henry Bowman (USA) (1834 - 1908)

On 22 Jan 1861 Henry, 26, married Martha Ardelia Wallace, 19, daughter of David and Sarah A. (Lillis) Wallace, at Clinton, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for both. On 1 Aug 1861 Henry, a book-kee...

8/26/2015

Enlisted in Company C, Massachusetts 36th Infantry Regiment on 27 Aug 1862. Mustered out on 24 Apr 1864 at Annapolis, MD. He died of disease in Annapolis, MD. Find a Grave

8/26/2015

Ezra Dixon (1849 - 1936)

Men of genius, power and business ability belong in a sense to the public, and it is no invasion of their rights to minutely chronicle their lives, as it is from the biographies of successful men that ...

8/26/2015

John Milton Duff, A.M., M.D., Ph.D. received his early education at the public school and Laird's institute, at Murraysville, Westmoreland County Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry and served until the cl...

8/26/2015

Elisha Stewart (1830 - 1916)

Served as a corporal in Co. G, 13th West Virginia Infantry

8/25/2015

Company A, 39th Infantry Regiment Alabama, Confederate States of America

8/25/2015

Jesse Graham (CSA) (1811 - 1888)

Enlisted in Company K, South Carolina 14th Infantry Regiment. Jesse Graham owned three slaves in 1840 and 1850.

8/25/2015

Enlisted in Company B, North Carolina 15th Infantry Regiment on 06 Jul 1861. Mustered out on 20 Aug 1862. Find a Grave

8/25/2015

Enlisted in Company B,North Carolina 15th Infantry Regiment In Union County, North Carolina on 3 May 1861.The same unit that his brother Cullen Cyrus Brooks enlisted in. In the 1850 Census Calvin Brook...

8/25/2015

James W. Hunter (USA) (1837 - 1867)

James W. Hunter fought in the United States Civil War for the Union Side. He was listed as being from Pennsylvania. He was a Second Lieutenant D in the 84th Pennsylvania Infantry.

8/25/2015

JAMES B. O. COWAN, of Greensburg, is the second son and youngest child of e the late Senator Edgar Cowan (whose sketch appears at length in this volume), and was born in Greensburg,~ Westmoreland count...

8/24/2015

Jefferson Llewellyn Wofford, an attorney, served in the Company G, 1st Regiment, Mississippi Light Artillery enlisted April 10, 1862 Lexington, Miss for 3 years. The 1860 Census says that he owned 67 s...

8/24/2015

Pvt William Witman (1832 - 1915)

William was the son of John and Catharine Messner Witman. He married Susannah Enders, the daughter of Philip Enders (1814-1907) and Margaret Anne Zimmerman Enders (1813-1870). They had 5 children. Duri...

8/24/2015

Pvt Daniel Witman (1830 - 1903)

Daniel was the son of John Witman (1800-1884) and Catherine Messner Witman (1806-1886). He married Mary J. Lyter, the daughter of Elizabeth Bowman Lyter and Joseph P. Lyter. They had 14 children. Durin...

8/24/2015

George Washington Scott (1829 - 1903)

George Washington Scott (February 22, 1829 – October 3, 1903) was a noted Florida businessman, plantation owner, and military officer in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil W...

8/24/2015

8/24/2015

Enlisted in Company C, Maryland Purnell Legion Co. B Cavalry Company on 19 Sep 1862.Promoted to Full 1st Lieutenant on 26 Mar 1864.Mustered out on 17 Nov 1864.Transferred to Company H, Maryland 8th Inf...

8/23/2015

James Abel Harden (CSA) (1841 - 1927)

James was commissioned from Augusta County as a 1st Lieutenant and Adjutant of the 23rd Virginia Infantry Battalion (Derrick's or Hounshell's Battalion) on May 20, 1862. He was captured at the Battle...

8/22/2015

Henry George Vinall (1843 - 1926)

8/21/2015

John Ogden Murray was commissioned an officer in Company K, Virginia 7th Cavalry Regiment on 07 Oct 1861. Mustered out on 21 Jun 1862. Transferred to Company A, Virginia 17th Cavalry Battalion on 21 Ju...

8/21/2015

Mexican War, Civil War, and Spanish American War. Col of 51st NC, resigned. Became Captain of Company in the 3rd NC Infantry. Captured at "Bloody Angle" in battle of Spotsylvania Court House. Sent to p...

8/21/2015

He was an award-winning sculptor, working with the finest marble from Italy; he wrote poetry, a romance book and a detective novel; his father was Governor of the State of Iowa; but he is most remember...

8/21/2015

Jay Bartlett Willis (1834 - 1920)

During the Civil War he was a member of Company B, 48th Ohio Volunteer Infantry.

8/21/2015

Edward D. Hayden (1833 - 1908)

Edward Daniel Hayden (December 27, 1833 - November 15, 1908) was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts. Born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Hayden attended the Lawrence Academy, Groton, Massachuse...

8/20/2015

Benjamin Perley Poore (1820 - 1887)

enjamin Perley Poore (November 2, 1820 – May 30, 1887) was a prominent American newspaper correspondent, editor, and author in the mid-19th century. One of the most popular and prolific journa...

8/20/2015

Edward Young (1834 - 1911)

153rd Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteers Company A Mustered in on October 7, 1862 Mustered out with Company on July 23, 1863.

8/19/2015

Josiah S. Aldridge (1832 - 1863)

Name: Josiah W. Aldridge Side: Confederate Regiment State/Origin: North Carolina Regiment Name: 13 Batt'n. North Carolina Inf. Regiment Name Expanded: 13th Battalion, North Carolina Infantry Compa...

8/18/2015

Selah Merrill (1837 - 1909)

Selah Merrill, (May 2, 1837 – January 22, 1909) was an American Congregationalist clergyman. He served as the American consul in Jerusalem. Biography Selah Merrill was born in Canton Cen...

8/18/2015

Henry Shaffer (1835 - 1914)

14th Pennsylvania Cavalry Company M Mustered in on February 20, 1864. Transferred to Company F on July 31, 1865. Mustered out with Company on August 24, 1865.

8/15/2015

Samuel George (1840 - 1909)

78th Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteers Company I Mustered in on October 12, 1861. Served with Sherman on his march to the sea. Mustered out with Company on November 4, 1864.

8/15/2015

Josiah George (1838 - 1917)

5th Heavy Artillery / 204th Pennsylvania Volunteers Battery M Mustered in on September 3rd, 1864. Mustered out with Battery on June 30, 1865.

8/15/2015

Peter George (1834 - 1911)

5th Heavy Artillery / 204th Pennsylvania Volunteers Battery M Mustered in on September 3rd, 1864. Mustered out with Battery on June 30, 1865.

8/15/2015

Phillip George (1828 - 1904)

5th Heavy Artillery / 204th Pennsylvania Volunteers Battery M Mustered in on September 3rd, 1864. Mustered out with Battery on June 30, 1865.

8/15/2015

Jacob George (1826 - 1891)

5th Heavy Artillery / 204th Pennsylvania Volunteers Battery M Mustered in on September 2nd, 1864. Mustered out with Battery on June 30, 1865.

8/15/2015

Rezin Bumgarner (1820 - 1870)

He served in the Union army from 9 Sep 1860 to 22 Jun 1865 (Co. F 13th Regiment Virginia Infantry under Capt. Timothy Russels).

8/15/2015

Ernest Bing (deceased)

Was in the Civil War - Pioneers of Meigs County, OH - Pg 144

8/11/2015

Pvt. Sylvester Nunn (1827 - 1872)

8/11/2015

Silas Asa Burnap (deceased)

Captain of an Ohio battery in the Civil War. - Pioneers of Meigs County, pg 122

8/8/2015

Wallace Frick (1842 - 1862)

Company E, 103rd PA Regiment Mustered in on December 7, 1861 Died July 13, 1862

8/7/2015

Erastus Stow (deceased)

He was a soldier in the Civil War until its close, when he returned home he died - History of Meigs County, OH

8/5/2015

Samuel Van Hook (c.1842 - d.)

Samuel and his brother William fought in the Civil War.

8/4/2015

William Van Hook (deceased)

William and his brother Samuel fought in the Civil War. William is buried beside his father.

8/4/2015

Cyrus Hosack (1832 - 1889)

Cyrus enlisted as an assistant surgeon in Company S, 29th Infantry Regiment, OH, on 21 Aug 1862, serving until 07 Aug 1863. He then reenlisted in the same company as a surgeon on 12 Nov 1864, serving u...

8/2/2015

Whatley M Hall (1843 - 1923)

8/1/2015

John Nelson Cassell moved with his parents around 1840 near Mount Vernon, Knox County, Ohio. He attended college at Madison College, Uniontown, Pennsylvania, graduating in 1859. He became principal of ...

7/31/2015

Charles A. Homan (1843 - 1923)

CIVIL WAR VETERAN, Co. B, 167th Regt., PA There is an extensive 1st page article in the Reading Eagle - Nov 17, 1923, if you wish to add links and info for his bio. He was a telegrapher his entir...

7/30/2015

Frank Adair Monroe (1844 - 1927)

Born August 30, 1844, in Annapolis, Maryland • Grandfather, Thomas Bell Monroe, was professor of law at the University of Louisiana (forerunner of Tulane) and judge of U.S. District Court fo...

7/27/2015

John Merrill Benedict (1839 - d.)

He enlisted in the Eighteenth Ohio Volunteer Infantry as a private and was promoted to lieutenant colonel, served four years in the Civil war, was wounded twice at Nashville, but recovered, and was bre...

7/26/2015

John B. Hamilton (1 December 1847 – 24 December 1898) was an American physician and soldier. He was appointed the second Surgeon General of the United States from 1879 to 1891. Biography E...

7/25/2015

William Larimer, Jr. (1809 - 1865)

. William Larimer, Jr. (October 24, 1809 – May 16, 1875) was a Kansas state senator, American settler, and land developer who is best known as the founder of Denver, Colorado in 1858. Larimer ...

7/24/2015

Marshall Fairchild (1840 - 1931)

Marshall was a veteran of the US Civil War and was in the Union Army. He was a member of the Grand Army of the Rebublic, Joseph Hooker Post, Mt. Vernon, Ohio.

7/24/2015

Joseph Storrs Washburn was born 31 Jul 1842 in Saline County, Arkansas, the son of Abner Standish Washburn and Margaret Camilla Micou. He died at Holly Springs, Mississippi, on 04 Nov 1862 as a resul...

7/23/2015

James Holmes Stevens was the son of Auguston Stevens and Sarah Ann Hill Armstrong. He moved with his family to Bastrop, Louisiana, sometime around 1845. He served as a Captain in the Confederate Army...

7/23/2015

Joel P. Higley (b. - 1863)

7/19/2015

Harlow McNaughton (deceased)

Captain of the 7th Ohio Battery in the Civil War for the Union.

7/19/2015

Harry Barton Fox (1845 - 1925)

Retired Farmer. Son of Martin & Fidelia (Higley) Fox. Preceded in death by wife Eliza. During the Civil War, Henry served his country enlisting on November 5, 1861 in Company H, 53rd Regiment Ohio Vo...

7/18/2015

Mr. Minnick served in the last year of the War Between the States with the 10th VA Infantry. He was slightly wounded in the arm in battle. ============================================================...

7/16/2015

Co. A., 3rd Battn (Chrisman's) Va. Reserves-CSA

7/16/2015

Daniel Weikel (1847 - 1919)

131st Regiment, Ohio Infantry (National Guard), Company E.

7/15/2015

48th Regiment, Company B, Indiana Infantry Enrolled on January 4, 1864, at the age of 18, at Kendallville, IN. Discharged on July 15, 1865.

7/14/2015

Pvt. Samuel Beer (b. - 1863)

14th Pennsylvania Cavalry, Company M. Mustered in on November 23, 1862. Died April 6, 1863; buried in National Cemetery, Antietam, Md., section'6, lot E, grave, 50.

7/5/2015

Felix served in Capt Hartman's Company G. 12th Pennsylvania Calvary, and was a Corporal when he mustered in January 18, 1862 at the age of 22. On January 1, 1863, he was promoted to Sergeant. On Januar...

6/30/2015

Michael Mulvihill (1842 - 1894)

Michael Mulvihill served in the Civil War, Van Horn's Battalion Company B.

6/29/2015

Lot Norrick (1841 - 1928)

Lot Norrick was a Civil War Veteran, and he served in the 20th Regiment of the Ohio Volunteer Infantry, Company E.

6/27/2015

James G. Fanning (CSA) (1824 - c.1885)

James G. Fanning served in Company F, 19th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Dockery's).

6/25/2015

2nd Lt Amos Brunson, alumni of Hobart College and founder of Chi Phi Fraternity. BRUNSON, AMOS, age 21 years; enrolled August 26, 1861, at Canandaigua to serve three years; mustered in as Second Li...

6/19/2015

Frederick Solon Lovell (November 1, 1813 – May 14, 1878) was a politician and a military officer. Biography Lovell was born on November 1, 1813 in New York or Bennington, Vermont. He gra...

6/19/2015

Civil War Brevet Brigadier General. Served in the Mexican War and in the Civil War as Major, 12th Ill. Infantry. He was appointed Bvt. Brig. General, US Volunteers for "gallant and meritorious servic...

6/19/2015

James Laurence Johnson (1832 - 1903)

Civil War Veteran - Enlisted in Company I, Indiana 19th Infantry Regiment on 29 Jul 1861.

6/17/2015

Augustus J. Ricks (1843 - 1906)

Augustus J. Ricks (February 10, 1843 – December 22, 1906) was a United States federal judge. Born in Brookfield, Ohio, Ricks attended Kenyon College and read law to enter the bar in 1866. He...

6/15/2015

Orlin Randall (1805 - 1882)

21ST BATTALION OHIO VOLUNTEER LIGHT ARTILLERY

6/13/2015

Edward Aleshire graduated from Marietta College. At the outbreak of the Civil War he entered the army as Captain of Company F, Second Ohio Artillery, and was mustered out with his company Aug. 27, 1863...

6/12/2015

Charles Aleshire was the first volunteer from Gallia County, Ohio at the start of the Civil War.

6/12/2015

Samuel T. Wellman (USA) (1847 - 1919)

Samuel Thomas Wellman, (February 5, 1847 – July 11, 1919) was an American steel industry pioneer, industrialist, and prolific inventor. Charles M. Schwab of Bethlehem Steel described Samuel T....

6/11/2015

General Milton Smith Littlefield (July 19, 1830 - March 7, 1899) was dubbed the "Prince of the Carpetbaggers" during the Reconstruction Era in the southern state of North Carolina. He was a Union G...

6/11/2015

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. A native of New York, he enlisted as a private in an Ohio volunteer regiment, was promoted through the ranks to Colonel in command of the 1st Regiment, Ohio ...

6/11/2015

Elza Jeffords (1826 - 1885)

Elza Jeffords was a lawyer from Portsmouth, Ohio, who fought with the Army of the Tennessee. He remained in Mississippi after the conclusion of the Civil War. He was the last Republican to represent th...

6/11/2015

78th Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Company E Mustered in on October 12, 1861. Promoted to Corporal on April 6, 1863. Mustered out with Company on November 4, 1864.

6/10/2015

Alvan E. Bovay (1818 - 1903)

Major Alvan Earle Bovay (July 12, 1818 – January 13, 1903) was a founder of the United States Republican Party. Early life He was born in Adams, New York. He later attended Norwich Univers...

6/10/2015

William Nelson Lane (1843 - 1924)

Records of the Proprietors of Narraganset Township, No. 1: Now the Town of ... By Buxton (Me.). Proprietors, Proprietors of Narraganset Township No. 1 (Me.)

5/30/2015

William Wiseham Paine (1817 - 1882)

William Wiseham Paine (October 10, 1817 – August 5, 1882) was a U.S. Representative from Georgia. Born in Richmond, Virginia, Paine moved with his parents to Milledgeville, Georgia, in 1...

5/28/2015