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Jonathan R. Nye (c.1846 - 1862)

Private in Battery F., 1st R.I. Artillery; enlisted 3/20/1862; died at New Bern, NC August 3, 1862.

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General Luther S. Trowbridge (USA) (1836 - 1912)

Luther Stephen Trowbridge joined the 5th Michigan Cavalry (part of Custer's Brigade) in 1862 as a Major. After seeing action at Gettysberg he was promoted in 1863 to Lt. Colonel of the 10th Michigan ...

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Brig. General George M. Robeson (USA), U.S. Secretary of the Navy (1829 - 1897)

George Maxwell Robeson (March 16, 1829 – September 27, 1897) was an American Republican Party politician and lawyer from New Jersey who served as a Union army general during the American Civil...

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Augustus Slaughter Layton (1843 - 1903)

Enlisted In Co. A 4th Mo. Vol. C.S.A. Fought at the Battle of Pea Ridge.

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Brig General John W. Barlow (USA) (1838 - 1914)

John Whitney Barlow (June 26, 1838 – February 27, 1914) was a career officer in the United States Army. During and after the American Civil War, he was noted for his engineering talents. B...

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John W. Christian, C. S. A. MP (1843 - 1862)

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Major Victor C. Barringer (CSA) (1827 - 1896)

CONFEDERATE OFFICER, COLLEGE PROFESSOR, AND JUDGE: MAJOR VICTOR CLAY BARRINGER:Born 29 Mar 1827 Concord, Cabarrus County, NC. Died 27 May 1896 Washington, DC. He was a student at Gettysburg College...

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Lieutenant D. A. Rees US Army (deceased)

Sherman's army

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Amos Eugene Harris (1844 - 1924)

Amos Eugene Harris was born to Amos S. Harris and Lucinda Nowland. He married Sarah Jane "Jennie" Fry in Dexterville, WI. Obit: South Dakota, The Sunshine State, lost one of its earliest pioneers ear...

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Pvt. Alden Buttrick (USA) (1831 - 1863)

Alden Buttrick was born Dec 25, 1831, died June 3, 1863, and buried [reinterred in] Arlington National Cemetery. He fought with John Brown in Kansas and in the Civil War was a private, Co. H, 1st Michi...

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Lt. Colonel John W. Fairfax, Sr. (CSA) (1828 - 1908)

Confederate Officer, horse breeder and farmer. Born at "Prospect Hill." He was the 13th and last child of Captain Henry Fairfax and his 3rd wife Elizabeth Lindsey Fairfax. In 1840-44 he attended the "A...

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Thomas Wentworth Higginson (1823 - 1911)

Thomas Wentworth Higginson (December 22, 1823 – May 9, 1911) was an American Unitarian minister, author, abolitionist, and soldier. He was active in the American Abolitionism movement during t...

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Benjamin Morgan Harrod (1837 - 1912)

Benjamin Morgan Harrod (February 19, 1837 – September 8, 1912) was an American civil engineer who from 1895 to 1902 directed the construction of the water and sewerage systems in his native Ne...

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George Kirkland (USA) (1839 - 1861)

George Kirkland, who was more than three-quarters white, enlisted as a white in the Union Army in 1861 after the war broke out. He was killed in action on August 10, 1861. After difficulties in establi...

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William H. Perry, US Congress (1839 - 1902)

William Hayne Perry (June 9, 1839 - July 7, 1902) was a United States Representative from South Carolina. He was born in Greenville, South Carolina, where he attended Greenville Academy, and graduate...

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Elizabeth Blair Lee MP (1818 - 1906)

Elizabeth Blair Lee (born June 20, 1818, Kentucky; died September 13, 1906) was an American woman who lived through the American Civil War, and wrote hundreds of letters describing the events of the ...

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Major William S.Symington, Sr. (CSA) (1839 - 1912)

Enlisted at Richmond VA. 2nd Lieut, Company B, VA 21st Infantry. Mustered out 23 May 1862 at Front Royal, VA Four companies formed in Richmond were originally known as Weston's Battalion. One of those,...

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Col. Freeman Norvell (USA) (1827 - 1881)

Colonel Freeman Norvell, was a Marine Officer who fought at the Battle of Chapultepec in the Mexican-American War in September 1847, and at the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863.--------------------Colonel ...

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Lt. Dallas Norvell (USA) (1826 - 1888)

Lt. Dallas Norvell fought in the Mexican-American War and the American Civil War. In the Civil War, he served on the staff of General George Armstong Custer. --------------------Lt. Dallas Norvell serv...

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Charlemagne Tower (1809 - 1889)

Charlemagne Tower, (April 18, 1809 – July 26, 1889) was an American lawyer and businessman active in acquiring land in the Schuylkill Valley in Pennsylvania and serving as an officer for coal ...

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Brevet Colonel Henry Elmer Thompson (USA) (1836 - 1913)

Henry E. Thompson, of Grand Rapids, Mich. One letter sent, September 30, 1863, from Culpepper Court House, Va., gives Major Kidd news of the men of their area. Thompson was in Company A, 6th Michigan C...

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Daniel O. Burr (1837 - 1903)

Find A Grave Memorial# 24440871American Civil War Soldiers American Civil War Soldiers Name: Daniel Burr Residence: Muscatine, Iowa Enlistment Date: 13 Aug 1862 Side Served: Union State Serve...

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John Gregory Bishop Adams (1841 - 1900)

Find a Grave Birth: Oct. 6, 1841 Groveland Essex County Massachusetts, USA Death: Oct. 19, 1900 Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served during the Civil War in the 19th Mass...

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James Frank Adams (1844 - 1922)

Find a Grave Birth: Aug. 26, 1844 Death: Mar. 12, 1922 Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served during the Civil War as a Private in Company D, 1st West Virginia Volunteer Ca...

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William A. Harris (CSA) (1838 - 1916)

Private in Co D 4th Regiment Texas Infantry, CSA. Wounded at the Battle of Cold Harbor June 3, 1864.

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Caleb Stephen Brown (1845 - 1920)

========================== From FindAGrave: Caleb Stephen Brown was the son of Jame S. Brown and Margaret Jackson Brown. He married Mary Mildred Giles. They had 6 sons and 4 daughters. They lived i...

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George H. Nixon (deceased)

George H. Nixon fought in the Virginia Cavalry as a member of "Mosby's Raiders."

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James Lord Pierpont MP (1822 - 1893)

) James Lord Pierpont (April 25, 1822 - August 5, 1893) was an American songwriter, arranger, organist, and composer, best known for writing and composing "Jingle Bells" in 1857, originally e...

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Major General Richard Delafield (USA) (1798 - 1873)

Richard Delafield (September 1, 1798 – November 5, 1873) served as superintendent of the United States Military Academy, was Chief of Engineers, and was a major general in the Union Army durin...

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Anderson Ware (1831 - 1913)

A Confederate Solder in the Civil War Find a Grave Birth: Apr. 29, 1827 Jackson County Ohio, USA Death: May 26, 1930 Lebanon Laclede County Missouri, USA Unmarked grave in New Hope Cemetery ...

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Perry Bennett (1841 - 1900)

Find a Grave Birth: 1841 Death: Aug. 21, 1900 Perry Bennett was born in 1841 in MO.He served in the Civil War as a Pvt.from 1864-1865. He married Susanna T. Mullicane Apr.11,1875. Perry Ben...

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Brevet Brig. General Duncan Stephen Walker (USA) (c.1842 - d.)

Duncan Stephen Walker (November 11, 1841 – June 3, 1912) was an American Union brevet brigadier general during the period of the American Civil War. He was educated at Georgetown University, L...

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Lieutenant Commander John Irwin (USN) [Rear Admiral post Civil War] (1832 - 1901)

) Rear Admiral John Irwin (15 April 1832 - 28 July 1901) was an officer in the United States Navy. He participated in the African Slave Trade Patrol, fought in the American Civil War, and served as C...

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Elija W. Arnold (1833 - 1917)

Find a Grave Birth: Jan. 7, 1833 Death: Nov. 8, 1917 Pvt. Co.L 4th Mo.CAV. under Capt.Rubey Jan 1862-Sep 1864 Family links: Parents: William Arnold (1789 - 1874) Ellen Robinson Arno...

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James Samuel Agee (1847 - 1916)

Find a Grave Birth: May 25, 1847 Death: Sep. 23, 1916 Son of Benjamin J. and Nancy Munholland Agee. Mo Pvt 2 Reg Mo Lt Arty Civil War Married 5 Aug 1866 in Laclede, Mo. Family links: Sp...

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Russell Crawford Mitchell (CSA) (1837 - 1905)

Russell Crawford Mitchell was the grandfather of Margaret Mitchell, author of "Gone with the Wind". Russell Crawford Mitchell, of Atlanta, enlisted in the Confederate States Army in July 1861, and wa...

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William Bion Mason (1823 - 1885)

Col. William Bion Mason served in the Civil War, was commissioned Captain of Co. D, 1st Reg't., 3d Brigade, 7th Div. O.V.M., enrolled and mustered out July 27, 1861. June 23, by order of the adjutant-g...

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Wallace Rowell Andrus MP (1843 - 1921)

Wallace R. Andrus served in the 17th Connecticut Volunteers in the Civil War; he was later a land agent for the Northern Pacific Railway.

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George Haven Putnam (1844 - 1930)

George Haven Putnam, A.M., Litt.D. (April 2, 1844 – February 27, 1930) was an American soldier, publisher, and author. He was the father of medieval historian Bertha Haven Putnam. The eldest s...

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Colonel Champion S. Chase (USA) (1820 - 1898)

Champion Spalding Chase (March 20, 1820–November 3, 1898) was a Nebraska politician. Born in Cornish, New Hampshire, he went on to teach in Amsterdam, New York. He studied law. He moved to Wis...

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Colonel Henry Erastus Noyes (1839 - 1919)

• West Point Class of 1861. • Participated in the first battle of Bull Run. • Fought at South Mountain Antietam. • Engaged in the Battle of Big Horn and the capt...

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2nd Lieutenant Samuel Maverick, Jr. (CSA) (1837 - 1936)

. Samuel Maverick, Jr. was a Texas soldier and businessman, born 14 May 1837 at Montpelier Plantation, near Pendleton, South Carolina, the first-born of Samuel Augustus Maverick and Mary Ann Adam...

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Cassius M. Barnes, 4th Governor of Oklahoma Territory (1845 - 1925)

Cassius McDonald Barnes (August 25, 1845 – February 18, 1925) was an American Civil War soldier, lawyer and Republican politician who served as the 4th Governor of Oklahoma Territory. Earl...

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David L. Payne ("Father of Oklahoma") (1836 - 1884)

David Lewis Payne (December 30, 1836 – November 28, 1884) was an American soldier and pioneer. Payne is considered by some to be the "Father of Oklahoma" for his work in opening the state to s...

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Brevet Brig. General George N. Morgan (USA) (1825 - 1866)

George Nelson Morgan (September 7, 1825 – July 24, 1866) was a Union general in the American Civil War. Morgan was born in Ontario, Canada, then moved to Minnesota and took up shipbuilding. He...

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Colonel Derosey Carroll (CSA) (1813 - 1863)

Colonel, Confederate Army. Also known as Derosa Carroll (believed to be a mistake by a census official when writing his name, however this mistake is found in several documents). He was named for fam...

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Major Algernon S. Cabell (CSA) (1834 - 1898)

Major Cabell was a native of Virginia and one of seven sons of Gen. B. W. L. Cabell, of Danville, Va. Six of the sons were in the Confederate army at the same time. Deceased moved to Arkansas in 1853...

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Joseph Cabell (CSA) (1840 - 1864)

Joseph Robert Cabell was a son of Gen. Benjamin W.S. Cabell, a veteran of the War of 1812. The Cabell family plot is marked by a tall brownstone column.He is buried with his brother Benjamin Edward C...

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Benjamin Cabell (CSA) (1842 - 1862)

Benjamin Edward Cabell was the son of Gen. B.W.S. Cabell, a veteran of the War of 1812. Their family plot is marked by a tall brownstone column. He is buried with his brother Joseph Robert Cabell. He...

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Colonel Elmer Otis (USA) (1830 - 1897)

United States Army Officer. Fought in the Civil War and the Indian Wars. Most noted for getting the notorious Captain Jack (Modoc Indian leader) to surrender. Born in Massachusetts, his parents mov...

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Brevet Lt. Colonel Henry C. Hodges (USA) [Brig. General post Civil War] (c.1831 - 1917)

Hodges, Henry Clay, c. 1831 born in Vermont; July 1, 1851 graduated from West Point (32/42) and appointed Brevet 2nd Lieut., 4th United States Infantry Regiment 1851-1861 frontier duty; August 1, 185...

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Gen. Thomas Moonlight (USA), Governor of Wyoming Territory (1833 - 1899)

Thomas Moonlight (September 30, 1833 – February 7, 1899) was a United States politician and general. Moonlight served as Governor of Wyoming Territory from 1887 to 1889. Birth Moonli...

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Henry Lee Morey, US Congress (1841 - 1902)

Henry Lee Morey US Congressman. William Morey in his early life was a hatter and to buy furs he occasionally visited New Orleans, where he witnessed the workings of slavery. He abhorred what he saw...

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Lt.. Raymond Jenckes Reid (CSA) (1841 - 1864)

Adjutant Raymond Jenckes Reid, Staff, 2nd Florida Infantry Enlisted on 5/23/1861 as a Sergeant. On 5/23/1861 he mustered into "H" Co. FL 2nd Infantry He Re-enlisted on 5/6/1862. He died of wounds...

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William Tate Speaks, Jr. (CSA) (1815 - 1862)

William Tate Speaks, Jr. was mortally wounded in the Battle of Pocotaligo. The Battle of Pocotaligo South Carolina was an engagement of the American Civil War on October the 22nd, 1862. General Brann...

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James Elwood Morey (deceased)

James Elwood Morey On the 7th of August, 1862, James enlisted in the Ninety-third Regiment Ohio Volunteers in response to President Lincoln's second call for 300,000 men. In the Fall of the same year...

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John Camden West, Jr. (1834 - 1927)

WEST, JOHN CAMDEN, JR. (1834–1927). John Camden West, Jr., lawyer and Confederate soldier, was born in Camden, South Carolina, on April 12, 1834, the son of John Camden and Nancy Clark (Eccles...

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Major Charles S. West (CSA) (1829 - 1885)

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Joseph Christmas Ives (1829 - 1868)

Joseph Ives led the first expedition to reach the floor of the Grand Canyon and was engineer of the Washington Monument in Washington, DC. Ancestral information from "Genealogy of the Ives Family" by...

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Gen. William A. Pile (USA), 8th Gov. of New Mexico Territory (1829 - 1889)

William Anderson Pile (February 11, 1829 – July 7, 1889) was a nineteenth century politician and minister from Missouri, as well as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. H...

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Henry Connelly, Governor of New Mexico Territory (1800 - 1866)

Henry Connelly (1800–1866) was the Governor of the New Mexico Territory during the American Civil War. He was appointed by President Lincoln and served from September 4, 1861 until July 6, 186...

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Capt. John S. Crosby (USA), 5th Gov. of Montana Territory MP (1839 - 1914)

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...

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Albert Rush Keyes (c.1837 - 1872)

It has been posted by the Keyes family that Albert Rush Keyes was a full blood Native-Indian, possible Cherokee. Died of Consumption and Civil War wounds. I do not believe that the Cherokee connection ...

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Gen. Green Clay Smith (USA), 2nd Gov. of Montana Terr. (1826 - 1895)

Green Clay Smith (July 4, 1826 – June 29, 1895) was a U.S. soldier and politician. He served as a major general during the Civil War, was a congressman from Kentucky and was the Territorial ...

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Sidney Edgerton, 1st Gov. of Montana Territory (1818 - 1900)

Sidney Edgerton (August 17, 1818 – July 19, 1900) was a politician, lawyer, judge and teacher from Ohio. He served during the American Civil War, as a Squirrel Hunter (sharpshooter). During th...

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Thomas T. Crittenden, 24th Gov. of Missouri (1832 - 1909)

Thomas Theodore Crittenden (January 1, 1832 – May 29, 1909) was a United States colonel during the American Civil War, and the 24th Governor of Missouri from 1881 to 1885. Early life and e...

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Col. John S. Phelps (USA), 23rd Gov. of Missouri (1814 - 1886)

John Smith Phelps (December 22, 1814 – November 20, 1886) was a politician, soldier during the American Civil War, and the 23rd Governor of Missouri. Early life and career John Smith P...

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Brevet Brig. General Thomas Clement Fletcher (USA), 18th Governor of Missouri (1827 - 1899)

Thomas Clement Fletcher (January 21, 1827 – March 25, 1899) was the 18th Governor of Missouri during the latter stages of the American Civil War and the early part of Reconstruction. He was th...

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Willard Preble Hall, 17th Gov. of Missouri (1820 - 1882)

William Willard Preble Hall (May 9, 1820 – November 2, 1882) was an American lawyer and politician. He served as the 17th Governor of Missouri from 1864 to 1865 during last years of the Americ...

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John Brown, Jr. (1821 - 1895)

John Brown Jr., the eldest son of the abolitionist John Brown, was born in Ohio in July 1821. Along with four brothers, John Jr. moved out west to Kansas in 1854. After his father’s actions in...

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Lt. Colonel Henry Clay Pate (CSA) (1832 - 1864)

Henry Clay Pate led the Pro-slavery men at Black Jack. The son of a slaveholding family in Bedford County, Virginia, Pate had come west to promote the Pro-Slavery cause in Kansas Territory. He was ...

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Lieutenant Fleming Bates (CSA) (1834 - 1871)

Fleming was the son of Edward Bates, the Attorney General for Abraham Lincoln during the Civil War. When the Lincoln government invaded Missouri in 1861, Bates' son Fleming joined the Confederate Arm...

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John C. Bates, Army Chief of Staff (1842 - 1919)

United States Army Chief of Staff. The son of US Attorney General Edward Bates, he was educated at Washington University in St. Louis and joined the Army, first as a First Lieutenant in the 11th Unit...

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Hamilton R.Gamble, Chief Justice of the Missouri Supreme Court (1798 - 1864)

Hamilton Rowan Gamble (November 29, 1798– January 31, 1864) was the chief justice of the Missouri Supreme Court at the time of the Dred Scott Decision in 1852, when his colleagues voted to ove...

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Lt. Colonel John Baldwin Neil (USA), 8th Governor of Idaho Territory (1842 - 1902)

John Baldwin Neil (July 28, 1842 – October 6, 1902) was an American military officer and politician who served as Governor of Idaho Territory from 1880 to 1883. Earlier life Neil was b...

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Brevet Maj. General Marshall F. Moore (USA), 7th Governor of Washington Territory (1829 - 1870)

Marshall F. Moore (1829–1870) was the 7th Governor of Washington Territory. He served during the Civil War under George McClellan in Virginia and under Sherman. He was at Rich Mountain, Sh...

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William Gilpin, 1st Governor of the Territory of Colorado (1813 - 1894)

) William Gilpin (October 4, 1813 – January 20, 1894) was a 19th century U.S. explorer, politician, land speculator, and futurist writer about the American West. He served as military officer ...

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Captain Lawrence D. Nicholls (CSA) (1826 - 1862)

Nicholls, Lawrence D.,1st Lt. Capt. Co. K, 8th La. Inf. En. June 19, 1861, Camp Moore, La. Present on Rolls to Oct., 1861. Signs Roll for Nov. and Dec., 1861, Comdg. Co. Roll for Dec. 31,1861, to Jun...

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Brevet Colonel Lyman Enos Knapp (USA), 3rd Governor of District of Alaska (1837 - 1904)

Lyman Enos Knapp (November 5, 1837 – October 9, 1904) was an American Republican politician who was the Governor of the District of Alaska from 1889 to 1893. He was also a member of the Vermon...

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Henry Glass (USN) [Rear Admiral post Civil War] (1844 - 1908)

) Henry Glass (January 7, 1844–September 1, 1908) was a Rear Admiral in the United States Navy, best remembered for his role in the bloodless capture of Guam in the Spanish-American War. He wa...

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Brevet Lt. Colonel George K. Brady (USA) (1838 - 1899)

George K. Brady (December 9, 1838 - January 20, 1899) was an officer in the United States Army who served as the second commander of the Department of Alaska, from September 1, 1870 to September 22, ...

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Colonel John T. Mercer (CSA) (1830 - 1864)

Civil War Confederate Army Officer. A native of Crawfordville, Georgia, he was an 1854 graduate of the United States Military Academy (ranked 40th of 46). Upon graduating, he entered the United States ...

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Colonel Zephaniah T. Conner (CSA) (1807 - 1866)

Commanded the 12th Georgia Infantry at the First Battle of Winchester.

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Colonel Samuel H. Letcher (CSA) (1828 - 1863)

He was a lawyer and newspaper editor in Lexington. He enlisted in the Rockbridge Rifles, Company H, 27th Virginia Infantry in Lexington 18 April 1861, and was elected Captain. The Rifles had been organ...

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Colonel T. V. Williams (CSA) (1835 - 1908)

Born- June 2, 1835 in Tazewell County, Va. Father- William Williams born near Dublin, Ireland; Mother- Margaret Gillespie of Tazewell Co. Va. Married- Sallie Woods George, daughter of Col. William O. G...

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Colonel William S. H. Baylor (CSA) (c.1831 - 1862)

William Baylor was one of the founding members of the West Augusta Guard, a militia organization based in Augusta County, Virginia. The militia who presided over the execution of abolitionist John Br...

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Edward Nye (c.1841 - 1864)

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Colonel Alexander Galt Taliaferro (CSA) (1808 - 1884)

Before the War (1860 or earlier), he was Major of the 2nd Virginia Cavalry Militia. He was elected Lt Colonel and mustering officer of the 23rd Virginia Infantry as it was forming in May 1861. The un...

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Colonel John Beardsley (USA) (1816 - 1906)

Born on October 12, 1816, in Fairfield, Herkimer County, New York, John Beardsley was appointed to the United States Military Academy in 1837. He graduated 17th in the class of 1841, which included suc...

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Colonel Othniel De Forest (USA) (1826 - 1864)

Othniel De Forest was born in New York City on August 13, 1826. He came from a family of Dutch patroons [owners or heads of companies] who helped to settle New York. His parents were Charles De Forest,...

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Captain Isaac Fulkerson (CSA) (1829 - 1889)

Isaac Fulkerson (c. 1829-July 20, 1889) was a captain in the 8th Texas Cavalry (Terry's Texas Rangers).

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Colonel Samuel Vance Fulkerson (CSA) (1822 - 1862)

Samuel Vance Fulkerson (1822–1862), who had been a lawyer and Circuit Court judge prior to the war, was the colonel of the 37th Virginia Infantry and was killed at the Battle of Gaines' Mill dur...

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Charles Frederick Crisp, Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives MP (1845 - 1896)

Charles Frederick Crisp (January 29, 1845 – October 23, 1896) was a United States political figure. A Democrat, he was elected as a Congressman from Georgia in 1882, and served until his dea...

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Colonel Simeon B. Gibbons (CSA) (1833 - 1862)

Simeon Beauford Gibbons was born near what is now Shenandoah, Virginia (Page County) on May 25, 1833, a son of Samuel and Christina Miller Gibbons (a descendant of Valley pioneer, Adam Miller). Though ...

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Lieutenant Commander Charles C. Carpenter (USN) [Rear Admiral post Civil War] (1834 - 1899)

) Rear Admiral Charles Carroll Carpenter (27 February 1834 - 1 April 1899) was an officer in the United States Navy. He participated in the African Slave Trade Patrol, fought in the American Civil Wa...

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Lt. Colonel Peter Hairston, Jr. (CSA) (c.1828 - c.1914)

Served in the 24th Virginia Infantry at the First Battle of Bull Run.

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Colonel John Bowie Strange (CSA) (1823 - 1862)

John Bowie Strange was born in 1823 in Fluvanna County, Virginia, the son of Gideon Alloway Strange and Harriet J. Magruder. When the new Virginia Military Institute opened its doors to cadets on N...

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Lt. Colonel John J. Garnett (CSA) (1839 - 1902)

John J. Garnett was only briefly a Third Corps battalion commander. He failed to make the grade as an artillery officer, even though he almost graduated from West Point. Born in May 1839 in Westmor...

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Colonel Thomas Stuart Garnett (CSA) (1828 - 1863)

Son of Henry Thomas and Elizabeth Garnett. Attended Virginia Military Institute 1843-1844 before resigning; attended and graduated from University of Virginia as physician 1850. Married Emma Lavi...

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Colonel Frederick G. Skinner (CSA) (1814 - 1894)

Civil War Confederate Army Officer. Served during the Civil War as Colonel and commander of the 1st Virginia Infantry regiment. First Bull Run -- 1st Virginia Infantry Regiment at rank of Major Get...

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