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Pvt. Wilhelm Ludwig "Lewis" Bickle, USA MP (1836 - 1892)

"Lewis", "Bickel"

Lewis voluntered for duty in the Civil War in Dec. 1860 with the 75th Reg. O.V.I, Company H and was medically discharged in June 1862. He and his wife purchased a farm in Starr Twp. in 1872 and raised ...

10/1/2020 10/2/2020

Frederick Augustus Müeller (1840 - 1904)

"Fredrick Miller"

Frederick Augustus Mueller (Americanized as Miller), immigrated to the US from a Notrhlau/Notchkau, Saxony though it is illegible on his naturalization records.He arrived at Ellis island on 27, October...

6/26/2020 8/16/2020

Nicholas Schepps, who for many years conducted a small broom making and basket weaving establishment opposite City Hall, on Ninth Street, died at 6:30 o'clock this morning from senile debility at the h...

6/20/2020 7/10/2020

Served as a Private in Company I the 108th Ohio Infantry. Enlisted on March 1, 1864; mustered out on July 22, 1865.

6/25/2020 6/26/2020

He served as a Union soldier in Company G, Tenth West Virginia Infantry Volunteers, being mustered out at the end of two years, owing to physical disability. Husband of Nancy Elizabeth Riddle Fat...

6/10/2014 1/17/2020

The son of George Adam[s] & Fredericka (Shickler) Reichley, his father emigrated during the Revolution of 1848 and joined the U.S. Army. The rest of the family followed in 1852 aboard the Drumbo, landi...

1/15/2020 1/16/2020

Birth record: Katholische Kirchengemeinde Eichtersheim, Geburten 1811 No. 16 Source: Wikipedia Friedrich Franz Karl Hecker (September 28, 1811 – March 24, 1881) was a German lawyer, politician an...

4/27/2012 1/14/2020

(CSA), Frederick Mohl (1827 - 1891)

Ordnance Department CSA Frederick Mohl was born in Wurtenburg, Germany and died in Houston, TX. Frederick Mohl married Aurelia Obedience Hadley Mar 24, 1851, in Harris Co., Texas. Mohl, F. BATTLE UNI...

1/6/2020 1/7/2020

(USA), Stephen J Griesfeller MP (c.1839 - 1864)

"Chriesfeller", "Christfeller", "Crisfelter"

"United States Civil War and Later Pension Index, 1861-1917", database, FamilySearch ( : 24 March 2016), Stephen Griesfeller, 1866. "United States General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934", database...

2/23/2015 12/30/2019

Pvt. (USA), George Verr (c.1823 - 1885)

Pvt, Union Army, DC Battalion, Company F, Regiment 5

9/3/2012 11/28/2019

Peter Marzellin Schleher MP (1812 - d.)

Seligenstadt, Taufen 1784-1823, p. 151, ill. legitimiert Taufpate: Peter Marcellin Bauer, Sohn des Weiland Peter Marcellin Bauer, Bürger und Wollenweber dahier Seligenstadt, Heiraten 1808-1860, p.5...

6/4/2015 11/22/2019

Peter Lewerth MP (1819 - 1895)

"New York Naturalization Index (Soundex), 1792-1906," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 15 March 2018), Peter Lewerth, 1852; citing , New York, New York, United States, Index to Naturalization Pet...

9/6/2014 9/26/2019

This photograph, taken some time around the turn of the 20th century, shows the storefront of Landauer & Strouse Dry Goods on North Main Street in Albion. Standing on the left is Simon Landauer and the...

10/12/2014 9/25/2019

Pvt. (CSA), Moses Landauer (1831 - 1908)

"Moritz", "Morris"

Military records listed under Landaur, Landaner, and Landeaner, but not Landauer. Served later in the 14th Georgia State Guards with his brother Simon, and his cousin Jacob Landauer. Landaur, Moses B...

3/25/2014 9/25/2019

Brig. Gen. Henry Bohlen, USA MP (1810 - 1862)

"William Henry Charles Bohlen"

Henry Bohlen (October 22, 1810 – August 22, 1862) was an American Civil War Union Brigadier General. Before becoming the first foreign-born Union general in the Civil War, he fought in the Mexican-Am...

4/19/2009 9/7/2019

Gottfried came to America when he was 14 years old in 1853, and to Allegan MI July 1855; In 1861 he enlisted in Co. A-3rd Mich Calvary with Capt. Moyer for 2.5 years. Then Co. F of 9th IL. Calvary - to...

12/6/2008 8/24/2019

Solomon Hochstein (1826 - 1882)

Residence : Rapides Parish, Louisiana, USA* Residence : Deceased* Residence : Alexandria, Rapides, Louisiana* Residence : 1870 - Alexandria, Rapides, Louisiana, United States* Residence : 1870 - Louisi...

10/28/2018 8/5/2019

Corp (USA) Benjamin Franklin Mechling (1836 - 1925)

"Franklin Mechling"

death cert may be found in WV Vital Research Records at: obit pub 13 Oct 1925, Steubenville OH Herald Star, pg 12: (excerpts) "Benjamin MELCHING(sic) Venerable Colliers Resident is Dead": Benjamin Fr...

5/27/2019 5/28/2019

Enlisted March 2,1864, Co "C" 17th PA Cavalry. Wounded May 31,1864 at Cold Harbor,VA. Died of his wounds in Washington, June 13,1864.John's name was misspelled in the military records. It should be Sei...

5/13/2019 5/13/2019

Pvt. (USA) John Houser (1828 - 1911)

Civil War veteran. John Houser was mustered into Co F 1st Pa Light Artillery as a private on March 14, 1864 at Harrisburg, Pa. He was mustered out on June 9, 1865. He was 36 years old at the time of en...

4/15/2009 1/8/2019

Dr Frank Swartzlander (1842 - 1907)

From Swartzlander Family research:Frank SwartzlanderBirth: 9 Feb 1842 - Bucks County, PA [Lower Makefield Twp.]Death: 31 Mar 1907 - Doylestown, Bucks, PAFather: Joseph Swartzlander Mother: Abigail Swar...

9/7/2018 9/8/2018

Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Aug 4 2018, 16:16:12 UTC

8/4/2018 8/4/2018

Pvt (USA) George Wall (1827 - 1881)

George Wall in the Pennsylvania, Civil War Muster Rolls, 1860-1869 Name: George Wall Gender: Male Age: 36 Birth Year: abt 1826 Enlistment Date: 9 Nov 1862 Enlistment Place: York County, P...

7/22/2018 7/25/2018

Pvt. Adolph Kampmann (1828 - 1901)

"Adolphus"

Adolphus Kampman served in the Union Army during the American Civil War as a Private in Company D, 37th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment from Oct. 21, 1864, to July 27, 1865. Source -

6/29/2018 6/29/2018

Pvt. Johann Ehren (1832 - 1904)

Johann Ehren served in the Union Army during the American Civil War as a Private in Company E, 27th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment. He enlisted on 21 Aug 1862 and mustered out on 29 Aug 1865. Source -...

6/29/2018 6/29/2018

Pvt. Michael Opper (1842 - 1922)

Michael Opper served in the Union Army during the American Civil War in Company A, 31st Regiment, Illinois Infantry. He enlisted on August 15, 1861 and mustered in on September 18, 1861 in Cairo, Illin...

3/26/2018 3/26/2018

Kautz in Wikipedia (1828-1895) - Born 5 Jan 1828, Baden, Germany. Died 4 Sep 1895, Seattle, Washington. He graduated from U.S. Military Academy, West Point, Class of 1852. Biography About 1828 hi...

5/17/2008 3/14/2018

David Behrer (1827 - 1909)

"Deutschland Geburten und Taufen, 1558-1898," database, FamilySearch ( : 28 November 2014), David Buehrer, 05 Aug 1827; citing Schoeneberg; FHL microfilm 1,184,989. Date of birth on gravestone is wro...

1/14/2018 1/15/2018

Dr. Henry Charles Koth, (CSA) (1836 - 1910)

"Heinrich Christian Koth", "Hinrich C. KOTH"

Burials of those around him: Listed in church records of Dedesdorf. Listed godparents. Kirchenbuch Dedesdorf. Pate 1: Carsten SCHRIEFER Pate 2: Christian Friedrich INNECKEN Pate 3: Metta Cathrine INN...

7/21/2015 9/8/2017

Pvt. John H. Glorious (1836 - 1891)

John H. Glorious served in the Union Army during the American Civil War in Company I, 10th Illinois Cavalry Regiment. he entered service on 23 Sep 1861 in Champaign, IL and mustered in on 6 Dec 1861 at...

7/19/2017 7/19/2017

Rev. Jacob Cole (1827 - 1913)

Jacob Cole served in the Union Army during the American Civil War in the 31st Illinois Infantry Regiment. He entered service on 8 Sep 1861 in Cairo, IL and mustered in on 18 Sep 1861 with the rank of C...

9/12/2009 4/27/2017

Surg. Gustav Suhfras (1831 - 1881)

Gustave Suhfras served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He enlisted in Company D, 58th New York Infantry Regiment on 18 Jan 1862. Mustered out on 04 Feb 1863 at Washington, DC. He was t...

4/27/2017 4/27/2017

Name: Nicholas Danner Enlistment Date: 10 Sep 1862 Side Served: Union State Served: Pennsylvania Enlisted in Company I, Pennsylvania 10th Infantry Regiment on 10 Sep 1862.Mustered out on 27 Sep...

4/9/2017 4/9/2017

Reference: MyHeritage Family Trees - SmartCopy : Feb 13 2017, 19:21:55 UTC * Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Feb 13 2017, 19:36:01 UTC

5/4/2015 2/13/2017

Major Charles Loeffler (USA) (1834 - 1926)

"alans"

A German immigrant, he made his career in the army. A veteran of the Civil War and conflicts with American Indian tribes, Major Charles Loeffler served as White House head doorkeeper from the days of U...

6/25/2016 1/25/2017

Isaac Winter (1832 - 1908)

"Isaiah"

Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Dec 22 2016, 6:47:50 UTC

9/23/2015 12/21/2016

Lewis Zahm was commissioned an officer in the 3rd Ohio Cavalry Regiment on 11 Dec 1861. Mustered out on 05 Jan 1863. Promoted to Brevet Brig-General on 13 Mar 1865. The last sad rights of res...

11/20/2016 11/20/2016

Abraham Threefoot (1824 - 1898)

"Dreyfuss"

Name: A Threefoot Birth Date: abt 1823 Age: 41 Enlistment Date: 1864 Military Unit: Capt. Clayton's Co. (Jasper Defenders) AND Capt. Comfort's Co., Infantry AND Conscripts, Mississippi AND Capt. Condre...

1/6/2013 9/6/2016

Philipp Albert Sigel MP (aft.1827 - 1884)

"Siegel"

On birth record in Sinsheim the family name was listed as Siegel: Deutschland, Geburten und Taufen Name: Philipp Albert Siegel Geschlecht: Male Taufdatum: 18 Nov 1827 Taufort: Sinsheim (Elsenz)...

5/2/2012 7/17/2016

Woldemar August Fischer MP (1804 - 1876)

Woldemar August Fischer was born December 9, 1804, in Camenz (Kamenz), Kingdom of Saxony, Germany, and died in St. Louis in on 21 November 1876 . After receiving an ordinary academic education in the t...

6/24/2014 7/17/2016

Charles Henry Heydenreich (1840 - 1920)

"Karl Heinrich Heydenreich"

8/31/2008 7/17/2016

Cpl. Charles Henry Heydenreich (1816 - 1881)

"Karl Heinrich Heydenreich"

On 6 September 1861, Charles Henry Heydenreich enlisted as a Private in Company H, 20th New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment - the same company and regiment in which his oldest son, Charles Henry Heyde...

8/31/2008 7/17/2016

William Wagner was commissioned an officer in Company S, Illinois 24th Infantry Regiment on 08 Jul 1861. Mustered out on 07 Nov 1863.

7/3/2016 7/8/2016

Frederick (Friedrich) C. Salomon (April 7, 1826 – March 8, 1897) was a German immigrant to the United States who served as a Union brigadier general in the American Civil War. Biography He was bo...

5/30/2013 4/7/2016

Leonhard Dornberger (1815 - 1862)

Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Jun 26 2019, 5:31:36 UTC

5/5/2015 3/8/2016

Adolphus "Prince" Busch Sr., (USA) MP (1839 - 1913)

"Prince"

German-born Adolphus Busch was the co-founder of Anheuser-Busch with his father-in-law, Eberhard Anheuser. His great-great-grandson, August Busch IV is now on the board of Anheuser-Busch InBev. Bio...

2/20/2008 2/26/2016

Philip L Boyer (USA) (1845 - 1926)

"Philip R Boyer"

Son of John and Elizibeth Shunk Boyer, both born in Germany. Occupation Carpenter and died of stomach cancer in Washington Township, Jefferson County, Pennsylvania. Death Certificate number 31459. Serv...

11/6/2015 11/26/2015

Moses Levi (1826 - 1899)

Moses Levi Birth: Aug. 15, 1826, Germany Death: Jan. 26, 1899 South Carolina, USA Moses Levi enlisted in the Confederate States Army on 09 February 1864 in Columbia, South Carolina. He was mu...

11/2/2007 9/10/2015

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 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 8/29/2015

Christian H. Leeking (1834 - 1918)

Immigrant from Hüllhorst, Westfalen, Pruessen (what is now the Minden-Lübbecke district, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany). The German name was Lücking. Christian was the son of Ernst Heinrich Lücking and ...

8/18/2015 8/18/2015

John B. Baumeister (1818 - 1899)

"Johannes Baptist"

9/3/2010 8/16/2015

Michael Sager (1843 - 1915)

"Twin/ Peter Sager"

7/3/2015 7/8/2015

Peter Sager (1843 - 1863)

"Twin/ Michael Sager"

7/3/2015 7/8/2015

John D Ernst (1831 - 1909)

THE Rome DAILY SENTINEL , MONDAY EVENING MAY.17 1909 SUDDEN DEATH OF J.D.ERNST PASSED AWAY WITH HEART DISEASE EARLY SUNDAY. Veteran of the Civil War—Had Been Much Esteemed Citizen of Rome for More Than...

5/22/2015 5/22/2015

Carl Christian Schurz was a German revolutionary, American statesman and reformer, and Union Army General in the American Civil War. He was also an accomplished journalist, newspaper editor and orato...

9/1/2011 3/24/2015

Martin Honer (1824 - 1871)

Martin Honer 1824-1871 Born: New York, United States Died: New York, United States Life Story Birth 1824New York, United States Posted by darcieh92 Death 1871New York, United States Birth: 1825 ...

10/8/2013 3/23/2015

Major General Franz Sigel (USA) MP (1824 - 1902)

"Franz Peter Sigel"

Franz Sigel (November 18, 1824 – August 21, 1902) was a German military officer, revolutionist and immigrant to the United States who was a teacher, newspaperman, politician, and served as a Union ma...

4/30/2012 12/29/2014

(USA), Jacob Gundrum MP (1837 - 1904)

Born in Alsfield, Hesse Darmstadt, the son of Jacob & Sophie Strecker Gundrum. Upon his arrival in America c. 1856, he traveled to Wisconsin to live with his sister who had already emigrated. In 1860, ...

11/21/2013 11/22/2014

Antonius Josephus Berlage (1826 - 1903)

"Arthur"

Served in the Civil War in Wisconsin 26th Regiment, Company A. Wounded at Gettysburg. He was shot through the left thigh. His birth date was determined from his marriage record (dated Nov. 23, 1852),...

5/31/2009 11/8/2014

Al Sieber MP (1843 - 1907)

Albert Sieber (February 27, 1843 – February 19, 1907) was a German-American military figure, prospector, and Chief of Scouts during the Apache Wars. Sieber was born in Mingolsheim, Baden as the 1...

4/1/2012 11/2/2014

Carl Wilhelm Schüffner was the only son of his father's first marriage to Agnes Emma Vogel and was born about 1824 in either Mittweida or Chemnitz. His father, the founder of a large textiles business ...

10/26/2014 10/26/2014

Bernhard (Behrend) Witte (1808 - 1896)

He was a private in Co C Germany Regt Missouri Home Guards from 13 June 1861 to 13 Sept 1861. He died on 10 Oct 1896 in Morgan Co near Pyrmont, Missouri.

10/9/2008 12/17/2012

Johann L Stampfler(John, Jean) was in the Civil War. He enlisted in the 2nd Delaware Infantry, Co E. He was injured and spent some time at home recuperating and then is reported to have been transferre...

9/3/2010 3/25/2012

Laurent "Lorenzo" Stampfler (15 Aug 1825 - 11 Feb 1890) was born in Alsace-Lorraine, immigrated to the United States with or soon after his brother. He enlisted in Co M, Second Michigan Calvary in 1861...

1/29/2010 3/25/2012

Henry Thielberg (1833 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Seaman Henry Thielberg, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in actio...

3/2/2012 3/14/2012

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Martin Wambsgan, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 19 O...

2/16/2012 2/27/2012

He was awarded two Medals of Honor. He was the first soldier to receive the dual honor, one of only four soldiers or sailors to receive the dual honor during the Civil War, and one of just 19 in histor...

1/4/2009 2/1/2012

Frederick Alber, PVT (1838 - 1913)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Frederick Alber, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 12 M...

1/31/2012 1/31/2012

William J Archinal, CPL (1840 - 1919)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal William J. Archinal, United States Army, for gallantry in the charge ...

1/31/2012 1/31/2012

Richard Binder, SGT (1839 - 1912)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Richard Binder, United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism...

1/31/2012 1/31/2012

Capt. Abraham Cohn, USA MP (1832 - 1897)

American Civil War Union Army Sergeant Major and recipient to the highest military decoration for valor in combat — the Medal of Honor — for having distinguished himself at the Battle of the Wilderness...

4/4/2009 1/31/2012

Capt. Hubert Dilger, Medal of Honor (1836 - 1911)

""Leatherbreeches""

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain (Field Artillery) Hubert Dilger, United States Army, for extraordinary...

1/31/2012 1/31/2012

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Musician Richard Enderlin, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism from ...

1/31/2012 1/31/2012

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Peter Kappesser, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 24 N...

1/31/2012 1/31/2012

Harry Kline, PVT (1841 - 1901)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Harry Kline, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 6 April ...

1/31/2012 1/31/2012

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Musician Johann Christoph Julius Langbein, United States Army, for extraordina...

1/31/2012 1/31/2012

Theodore Schwan, 1LT (1841 - 1926)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant (Infantry) Theodore Schwan, United States Army, for extraordi...

1/31/2012 1/31/2012

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Quartermaster William Wells, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in ...

1/31/2012 1/31/2012