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Civil War Veteran Inscription Co. K 124 U.S.C.I (United States Colored Infantry) Name: Private W S Overstreet Age: 16 Birth Year: abt 1849 Birth Place: Jessamine, Kentucky Enlis...

8/19/2015 8/19/2015

Robert B. Hale (1845 - c.1915)

Enlisted in the U.S. Army, 1865* Residence: (1850 — Age: 5) District 68, Wythe, Virginia* Marriage to Martha Francis Jackson: (1877 — Age: 32)* Residence: (1880 — Age: 35) Newtown,...

5/4/2015 5/19/2015

Hiram Rhodes Revels (September 27, 1827[note 1] – January 16, 1901) was a minister in the African Methodist Episcopal Church (AME), and a politician. He was the first person of color to serve ...

12/24/2013 4/21/2015

George W. Edmondson (1836 - 1922)

from Dates: 1836–1922 Family: Colbert (Hemings) Occupation: Soldier; Foundry worker Born in slavery in Lexington, Virginia, George Edmondson claimed his freedom in June 1864, when Union ...

10/6/2014 12/16/2014

Charles Veale, PVT (USA) MP (1838 - 1872)

Charles Veale or Veal was a Union Army soldier during the American Civil War and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions at the Battle of C...

5/20/2011 5/24/2011

Andrew Jackson Smith (September 3, 1843 – March 4, 1932) was a Union Army soldier during the American Civil War and a recipient of America's highest military decoration the Medal of Honor for hi...

5/20/2011 5/24/2011

Robert A Pinn, 1SG (USA) MP (1843 - 1911)

Robert A. Pinn (March 1, 1843 – January 5, 1911) was a Union Army soldier during the American Civil War and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—...

5/20/2011 5/24/2011

Alexander Kelly, 1SG (USA) MP (1840 - 1907)

Alexander Kelly (April 7, 1840 – June 19, 1907) was a Union Army soldier during the American Civil War and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—f...

5/20/2011 5/24/2011

Miles James, CPL (USA) MP (1829 - 1871)

Miles James was a Union Army soldier during the American Civil War and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions at the Battle of Chaffin's F...

5/20/2011 5/24/2011

Milton M Holland, SGT (USA) MP (1844 - 1910)

Milton Murray Holland (August 1, 1844 – May 15, 1910) was a Union Army soldier during the American Civil War and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor&#x...

5/20/2011 5/24/2011

Alfred B. Hilton (died October 21, 1864) was a Union Army soldier during the American Civil War and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions...

5/20/2011 5/24/2011

Thomas R Hawkins, SMG (USA) MP (1840 - 1870)

Thomas R. Hawkins (1840 – 1870) was a Union Army soldier during the American Civil War and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions a...

5/20/2011 5/24/2011

James H Harris MP (1828 - 1898)

James H. Harris (1828–January 28, 1898) was a Union Army soldier during the American Civil War and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his a...

5/20/2011 5/24/2011

James Daniel Gardner also spelled as Gardiner (September 16, 1839–September 29, 1905) was a Union Army soldier during the American Civil War and a recipient of the United States military's highe...

5/20/2011 5/24/2011

Christian Abraham Fleetwood (July 21, 1840–September 28, 1914), was a non-commissioned officer in the United States Army, an editor, a musician, and a government official. He received the Medal ...

5/20/2011 5/22/2011

Decatur Dorsey, CPL (USA) MP (1836 - 1891)

Decatur Dorsey (1836–July 11, 1891) was a Union Army soldier in the American Civil War and a recipient of the U.S. military's highest decoration, the Medal of Honor, for his actions at the Battl...

5/20/2011 5/22/2011

William H. Carney, Medal of Honor MP (1840 - 1908)

"the first African American to receive this medal"

William Harvey Carney (February 29, 1840 – December 8, 1908), an escaped slave, was an African American soldier during the American Civil War who received the Medal of Honor for his actions duri...

5/20/2011 5/22/2011

James H Bronson, 1Sgt. (USA) MP (1838 - 1884)

James H. Bronson (1838 – March 16, 1884) was a Union Army soldier during the American Civil War and a recipient of America's highest military decoration, the Medal of Honor. Biography ...

5/21/2011 5/22/2011

William H Barnes, SGT (USA) MP (c.1842 - 1866)

William Henry Barnes (c. 1840 or 1845-December 24, 1866) was a Union Army soldier during the American Civil War and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor. B...

5/20/2011 5/21/2011

Bruce Anderson, Pvt. (USA) MP (1845 - 1922)

Bruce Anderson (June 19, 1845 – August 22, 1922) was a Union Army soldier in the American Civil War and a recipient of America's highest military decoration, the Medal of Honor, for his actions ...

5/20/2011 5/21/2011

Aaron Anderson or Sanderson (born 1811, date of death unknown) was a Union Navy sailor during the American Civil War and a recipient of America's highest military decoration, the Medal of Honor. He...

5/14/2011 5/21/2011

Powhatan Beaty, 1SG (USA) MP (1837 - 1916)

Powhatan Beaty (October 8, 1837 – December 6, 1916) was born into slavery, an African American soldier and actor. During the American Civil War, he served in the Union Army's 5th United States C...

5/20/2011 5/21/2011

Ananias Parker (c.1830 - 1912)

Ananias Parker was a Slave who became free after the civil war. He was owned by Isaac Parker. There is a civil war pension card for Ananias Parker. It shows that he served in the 137th USCT Regiment ...

1/31/2009 4/17/2011

Frederick Douglass MP 100 (c.1817 - 1895)

Frederick Douglass (born Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey, February 1818 – February 20, 1895) was an American social reformer, orator, writer and statesman. After escaping from slavery, he b...

7/8/2007 4/15/2011