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West Virginia in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

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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...
  • Pvt. John Asberry Goodwin (USA) (1826 - 1897)
    John Asberry Goodwin served in the Union Army in Company K, 17th Regiment, West Virginia Infantry during the Civil War. Middle name spelled Asbury, Ashbury or Ashberry? Children: Lovey Virginia Goo...
  • Romeo H. Freer, US Congress (1846 - 1913)
    Romeo Hoyt Freer (November 9, 1846 – May 9, 1913) was the Republican Attorney General of West Virginia from 1901 to 1905. Born in Bazetta Township, Trumbull County, Ohio), Ohio on November 9...
  • Nathan Goff, Jr., U.S. Senator and Sec'y of the Navy (1843 - 1920)
    Nathan Goff, Jr. (February 9, 1843 – April 24, 1920) was a member of the United States Congress from West Virginia, who also served briefly as United States Secretary of the Navy during the Ru...
  • Gen. John Seashoales Witcher, US Congress (1839 - 1906)
    Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General, US Congressman. At the start of the Civil War, he enrolled in the Union Army as a 1st lieutenant in the 3rd Regiment, West Virginia Volunteer Cavalry. He s...

This project is used to relate all units from West Virginia who served in the Union Army.