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Henry Belden, Jr. (1836 - 1900)

"Belding"

Civil War Service: Name: Henry Belden Military Beginning Rank: Private Military Final Rank: Private Military Side: Union Military Unit: 37th Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry Military Com...

8/4/2022 8/6/2022

Source: Massachusetts Newspapers, 1704-1974 MyHeritage.com [online database], MyHeritage Ltd. Record: Unknown Citation: Westfield News Letter - 1861-08-07 Publication title: Westfield News Letter

6/8/2022 6/9/2022

5/27/2021 6/7/2022

LT Charles H Swasey (1839 - 1862)

Find A Grave# 52741994 Charles H. Swasey (June 21, 1839-October 4, 1862) was an officer in the United States Navy who was killed in action during the American Civil War. Contents 1 Biography 2 Na...

5/10/2022 5/10/2022

Harlin S. Phelps MP (1837 - 1916)

"Harlan"

Civil War Service: Rank: Private, 37th Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry, Co. I Event Date from 1861 to 1865 "United States Civil War Soldiers Index, 1861-1865", database, FamilySearch ( : 24 A...

4/21/2022 4/22/2022

Louis Henri Howard, Jr. (USA) MP (1840 - 1923)

"Houarde", "Lewis H. Howard"

Civil War Service: Name Lewis H. Howard Military Beginning Rank Private Military Final Rank Private Military Side Union Military Unit 3rd Regiment, Massachusetts Heavy Artillery Military ...

3/8/2022 3/8/2022

Pvt. King Strong, (USA) (1804 - 1879)

CO A 20 MASS INF CIVIL WAR

2/21/2022 2/22/2022

Pvt. Amasa Bemis, (USA) (1831 - 1871)

On 12 Jul 1861 Amasa mustered into service with the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry. He was 29 years, 7 months and 1 day old. On 15 Dec 1861 he was discharged due to disability.Amasa also served ...

8/19/2008 10/11/2021

Son of Adolphus and Lydia C. (Nye) Bartholomew.1st Lieutenant of Co. E, 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry.Death of Lieut. Nelson Bartholomew Philadelphia, Thursday, Nov. 21, 1861.Lieut. Nelson Bart...

11/3/2011 9/29/2021

Civil War Veteran Asst. Surgeon, 10th Massachusetts Infantry Surgeon, 18th Massachusetts Infantry Chief Operating Surgeon, 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 5th Corps, Army of the PotomacWilliam Holbrook was ...

9/15/2021 9/15/2021

First Sgt. William Shaftoe, Sr. (USA) (1822 - 1910)

"William Shaftel", "William Sheftoe", "William Shafter"

At the outbreak of the Civil war, he enlisted as a member of Co. B 19th Massachusetts Regiment from Springfield. He was wounded in the knee by a pistol ball when he was in command of a company in New O...

6/26/2020 8/24/2021

Thomas' birth, biographical, and death information are available at Greely Stevenson (February 3, 1836 – May 10, 1864) was a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He was killed in ac...

3/22/2016 8/6/2021

Thomas W. Hill was born about 1843 in Wakefield, Carroll County, New Hampshire and died after 1880.Parents: Jemima Wiggin (1809-?) and Joshua Hill (1809-?)Married:# ? to Sarah A. Hill (1834-after 1880)...

11/25/2010 7/30/2021

William Bassett Stark (USA) (1831 - 1907)

"William Bassett Stark", "Wm B. Stark"

is the son of Silas and Almira (Reed) Stark, born in Rushville, Yates County N.Y., In 1837 his parents moved to Canada, where he remained until about twenty years of age, learning and working at the tr...

10/18/2019 7/29/2021

Born – 22 January 1840, Suffolk at Boston, Mass. Died – 1 December, 1926, Boston, Mass. of coronary sclerosis His parents were Marshall Sears Perry (1805-1859) and Abby Stimson (1816-1857). He married ...

4/20/2021 4/21/2021

74 years old, husband of late Lydia A. Munroe, son of Timothy & Rachel (Lakeman) Munroe, Civil War Veteran, enlisted 4/16/1861, Co.D, 8th Mass. Inf, discharged 11/10/1864, member of General Frederick L...

4/2/2021 4/2/2021

72 years old, husband of Rachel (Lakeman) Munroe. Civil War Veteran, 8th Inf. Mass Vols. Member of General Lander G.A.R.Post#5, Lynn, MA.Munroe, Timothy BATTLE UNIT NAME: 8th Regiment, Massachusetts In...

4/2/2021 4/2/2021

Residing in East Boston, Massachusetts at the time of enlistment. Enlisted on September 16, 1861 as a Private in the 1st Massachusetts Cavalry Regiment, Company B. Killed in the battle in Aldie, VA, on...

10/3/2009 2/22/2021

Mr. Stone went by his middle name Wyman.Civil War veteran, Co. A. 21st Mass. Regs. Vols. Wounded at New Berne, North Carolina.Stone, Wyman BATTLE UNIT NAME: 21st Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry SIDE: ...

12/31/2020 1/1/2021

35 years old,Civil War Veteran,Co.I,8th.Mass.Inf.Saunderson, Charles B. BATTLE UNIT NAME: 8th Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry (9 months, 1862-63) SIDE: Union COMPANY: ISOLDIER'S RANK IN: Second Lieute...

10/5/2016 9/26/2020

Served in Co. A, 51st Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry. Died of disease.Barlow, Loring S. BATTLE UNIT NAME: 51st Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry (Militia) SIDE: Union COMPANY: HSOLDIER'S RANK IN: Priv...

9/24/2020 9/24/2020

Married 27 April 1865 in Boston, Mass. to Anna Isabella White.Service Record from Mass. Soldiers, Sailors and Marines in the Civil War - Commissioned an officer in Company L, Massachusetts 1st Cavalry ...

11/28/2009 7/4/2020

Charles Bean Amory, Sr. was one of the children born to Jonathan Amory and his wife Letitia Austin. Charles served his country during the US Civil War, enlisting on 2 Sep 1861, and serving as a 1st Lie...

4/24/2013 5/31/2020

Pvt. (USA) Orra Cutler Bolton (1834 - 1923)

"Orsa C. Boltan", "Ona C Bolton", "Orra C Bolton", "Orra Botton", "Orra C Botton", "O C Bolton"

PVT CO C 31 REGT MASS VOL

5/4/2020 5/4/2020

MASSACHUSETTS VOLS CO B 15 INF CIVIL WAR

7/30/2017 4/16/2020

Henry Snow, lumberman and furniture manufacturer, was born at Montpelier, Washington County, Vt., the son of William and Emily Haynes Snow. His father, a farmer and stock raiser, disappeared on a stock...

1/31/2020 1/31/2020

: Oct. 23, 1837 Boston, Mass. Died: Jan. 10, 1897 Boston, Mass. From: Twentieth Century Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans 1904Caspar Crowninshield, soldier, was born in Boston, Mass., Oct. 2...

9/26/2012 11/16/2019

2nd Massachusetts Cav. Company B = U.S., Civil War Pension Index: General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934 for Frederick M Vincent Vermillion, Martin--Visscher, Geo. " General Banks Union troop stren...

8/2/2013 11/14/2019

(USA), Stephen Thayer Coe (1840 - 1913)

"Stephen T. Coe"

Co D, 51st REGT MASS VOL* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Oct 25 2017, 14:27:53 UTC

10/25/2017 11/4/2019

Co. K, 35th Massachusetts Infantry--Killed during the battle of Spotsylvania Court House.Of Sergeant Wright, a comrade preserved these lines in a diary: "He bore his sufferings like a true hero, being ...

9/1/2019 9/13/2019

Brigadier General. Graduating from a military academy in Ossining NY, he served as a second lieutenant in the 5th Massachusetts Cavalry at 17 years old. After the Civil War, he remained in the Army ass...

8/22/2014 7/31/2019

William Carver Bates (1838 - 1910)

Served in Co. G, 5th Mass.HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF HANOVER, MASSACHUSETTS, with Family Genealogies, by Jedediah Dwelley, John F. Simmons, Published by the Town of Hanover, 1910, p. 35 CIVIL WAR VETERAN C...

4/18/2012 7/8/2019

Charles graduated from Harvard College in 1860, and being younger than many of his fellow graduates sought further education at the "Scientific School", which later morphed into Massachusetts Institute...

6/19/2019 6/19/2019

Sylvanus G. Bullock served in the Union Army during the American Civil War in Company A, 25th Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry. He enrolled on September 16, 1861 in Worcester, Massachusetts as a wagone...

5/31/2019 5/31/2019

Military Service: U.S. Civil War; Union Army; Rank-Private 33 Massachusetts Infantry Regiment. Captured by Confederate forces at Dallas, Georgia May 25. 1864. Incarcerated at Sumter, Georgia in the And...

4/6/2019 4/12/2019

Pvt. Co. A 32nd MA InfantryHis first wife was Malvina Fitzelan Morgan (1817-1841) and they had one daughter. His second wife was Harriet A. Eddy (1821-1909) and they had two sons and two daughters.Ther...

2/24/2019 2/27/2019

Maj.(USA), Louis Cabot (1837 - 1914)

Obituary: Tuesday, February 10, 1914 Boston Herald (Boston, MA) Page: 8Promoted to Full 2nd Lieutenant on 26 Dec 1861. Commissioned an officer in Company I, Massachusetts 1st Cavalry Regiment on 27 Dec...

3/7/2016 2/14/2019

Corporal Company K 46th Regiment Mass. Vol.son of Robert & Lucy Brownmd. 11 Feb. 1853 Fanny KingsleyBrown, Castanus BATTLE UNIT NAME: 46th Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry (Militia) SIDE: Union COMPANY...

8/26/2013 1/29/2019

Company K 23rd Mass. Volunteers. Regimental history has him as "Donald" Sillers, from Danvers, age 42, killed at the Battle of New Bern, North Carolina, in March, 1862.He is said to have lived in the p...

7/27/2018 1/28/2019

Captain Brevet Colonel 37th Massachusetts Volunteer InfantrySon of Rev. Dr. Mark Hopkins and Mary Hubbell.Wadhams Genealogy Archibald Hopkins was graduated from Williams College in 1862 with degree of ...

4/4/2010 1/17/2019

A farmer from Hadley, Massachusetts, he enlisted as a Corporal on October 14, 1861 at the age of 22 into Co. D 27th Mass. Inf. Regt. He was promoted to full Sergeant on March 23, 1863. He was killed at...

1/15/2019 1/15/2019

Nathaniel W. Bumstead, who died Thursday in the Hotel Vendome in his 78th year, was prominent in the wallpaper business of the city. The firm was conducted by his grandfather and father before he under...

9/8/2012 9/4/2018

James Monroe Trotter was an American teacher, soldier, employee of the United States Post Office Department, a music historian, and Recorder of Deeds in Washington, D.C. Born into slavery in Mississi...

5/15/2012 6/16/2018

War SoldierSgt. – Co. A, 19th Massachusetts InfantryEntered service August 28, 1861 at the age of 28; wounded September 17, 1862 at Battle of Antietam; died of wounds.”The 16th of September we reached ...

8/26/2014 6/13/2018

Dr. Norton Folsom, (USA) (1842 - 1903)

Biography From FindAGrave MEMORIAL ID 57268193 >Entered the Civil War as a Medical Cadet on 19 Oct 1861 and was discharged on 18 Oct 1862; graduated Harvard Medical School in 1864; became Surgeon to th...

5/23/2018 5/27/2018

Charles Russell Lowell, Jr. was a railroad executive, foundryman, and brigadier general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He was mortally wounded at the Battle of Cedar Creek and was mou...

6/20/2010 2/28/2018

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: UnionEnlisted: Aug. 20th. 1861Ranks: Pvt. and Sgt.Co.: ERegt.: 18th Mass.Branch: InfantryKilled in action: Aug. 30, 1862Pension papers state Samuel Kimball was mortally w...

1/9/2018 1/9/2018

MVR Birth: Dudley Farley, s. Dudley, clergyman, and Lucretia G., Aug. 8, 1845.Adjutant 20th US Colored Infantry 1864-65Member Military Order Loyal Legion* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy :...

4/3/2007 12/12/2017

Cpl. Peleg B. Davenport (1836 - 1862)

Peleg B. Davenport served in the Union Army during the American Civil War as a member of Company I, 20th Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry. He mustered in on August 29, 1861 at Holmes Hole, Massachusett...

12/9/2017 12/9/2017

Jeremy B. Davenport served in the Union Army during the American Civil War as a member of Company A, 20th Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry. He mustered in on August 30, 1861 at Camp Massosoit as a Priv...

12/9/2017 12/9/2017

Josiah M. Darrell served in the Union Army during the American Civil War as a member of Company E, 20th Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry. He joined for duty on August 15, 1861 at Camp Massasoit for a p...

12/9/2017 12/9/2017

Pvt. Henry F. Dana (c.1845 - 1895)

Henry F. Dana served in the Union Army during the American Civil War as a Private in Company K, 20th Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry. He enlisted at the age of 18 on August 6, 1862 in Boston, Massachu...

12/8/2017 12/8/2017

Lt. Col. James Mirick Richardson (c.1830 - 1878)

"Merrick"

Served in the 3rd Regiment Heavy Artillery Massachusetts Militia in the US Civil War. (Among others, varied service, wounded, recuperation, re-enlistments)Source: Ancestry.comJames Mirick Richardson, C...

11/7/2017 11/7/2017

(USA), Mason Amos Boyden MP (1845 - 1904)

Age 58 years, 10 months, 22 days.He served in Company F, 51st Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry (Militia).He married Cornelia W. Muzzy. After his death she received a widow's pension.From the "Springfie...

10/25/2017 10/25/2017

Civil War Veteran Affiliation:: UnionRank: Pvt.Age: 18Enlisted: Feb. 15, 1864Mustered in: Feb, 28, 1864Co.: KRegt.: 3rd Ma.Branch: CalvaryDischarged: Aug. 19, 1865Note: Co. Muster roll for Aug. 14 1864...

9/3/2017 9/5/2017

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: UnionEnlisted: Dec.2, 1861Rank: Corp.Co.: ERegt.: 32nd Ma.Branch: InfantryPromoted: Oct 1., 1862Rank: Sgt.Promoted:May 1, 1864Rank: 1st Sgt.Re-enlisted: January 4, 1864 a...

9/2/2017 9/5/2017

Private Lucius M. Thayer (USA) (1843 - 1870)

"Lucius"

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: UnionCo.: IRegt.: 42nd Ma.Branch: Infantry Link : MASSACHUSETTS VOLUNTEERS 42nd Regiment, Massachusetts InfantryOVERVIEW:Organized at Camp Meigs, Reedville, November 11, ...

9/3/2017 9/5/2017

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: UnionEnlisted: Oct. 29th, 1862Rank: Pvt.Regt.: 1st Mass. Sharp ShootersTransferred: Feb. 16,1864Co.: KRegt.: 19th Mass.Branch: Infantry Engagements :* Battle of Ball's Bl...

9/4/2017 9/5/2017

Edwin G. Wells served in the Union Army during the American Civil War in Company C, 17th Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry. He enlisted on October 21, 1861 at Boston, Massachusetts for a period of three...

9/5/2017 9/5/2017

Francis Loud, a Representative from California; born in Abington, Plymouth County, Mass., March 12, 1847; went to sea and afterward settled in California; during the Civil War enlisted in a California ...

8/14/2017 8/14/2017

Dr. Albert Wood (1833 - 1912)

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: UnionEnlisted; July, 1862Rank: SurgeonCo.: F&SRegt.: 1st Calvary Mass. Vol.Additional service: Asst. Surgeon to 29th Mass. InfantryDischarged: May 17, 1865 Written as rec...

7/22/2017 7/26/2017

Pvt. David Church (1833 - 1864)

David Church served in the Union Army during the American Civil War in Company E, 7th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment. He enrolled on May 1, 1861 at Hanover, Ma and mustered in on June 15, 1861 at Bost...

6/18/2017 6/18/2017

Pvt. John McEachen (1835 - 1921)

John McEachen served in the Union Army during the American Civil War in Company E, 48th Massachusetts Infantry (Militia) Regiment. He joined on September 8, 1862 in Salem, MA and mustered in on Septemb...

6/18/2017 6/18/2017

Gen. James Barnes, USA (1805 - 1869)

James Barnes (June 1805 – February 12, 1869) was a railroad executive and a Union Army general in the American Civil War.Barnes was born in Boston, Massachusetts. He attended the Boston Latin School an...

5/4/2013 5/3/2017

Corp. Pliny Allen (1828 - 1901)

Pliny Bacon served in the Union Army during the American Civil War in Company E, 15th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment. He joined for duty and enrolled on July 12, 1861 in Worcester, MA and mustered in ...

5/1/2017 5/1/2017

Vernor Henry (March 9, 1839 – October 27, 1899) was a military officer and Medal of Honor recipient who served as an early Governor of Puerto Rico.BiographyHenry was born in Fort Smith, Indian Territor...

3/13/2010 4/21/2017

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 the 1840s and 185...

9/21/2012 4/21/2017

Captain in the U. S. Army, 44th Massachusetts, in the Civil War. Was at New Bern. After service in the military he returned to Boston and re-engaged in the merchant ship leasing business as a ship brok...

9/2/2012 4/9/2017

Entered the service at Worcester, September 2, 1862, as a private in Company A, fifty-first regiment Massachusetts volunteers, and was discharged at Boston, July 27, 1863, through the expiration of his...

9/12/2010 3/19/2017

William Hathaway Forbes (1840 - 1897)

Along with his father, played important role in re-establishing Milton Academy during the late 19th century. === GEDCOM Source ===@R-2146322104@ Ancestry Family Trees Online publication - Provo, UT, US...

7/7/2007 3/11/2017

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: UnionRank: Corp.Enlisted: Aug. 6th, 1862Mustered: Aug. 27th, 1862Co.: KRegt.: 36th Mass.Branch: InfantryPromoted: 1st Sergt.Wounded: Battle of Bethesda ChurchDied: July 2...

2/27/2017 2/28/2017

Byley Lyford (1832 - 1913)

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: UnionEnlisted: August 1, 1861Rank: Pvt.Co.: KRegt.: 35th Mass. VolunteersDischarged: Due to gunshot wound to left arm, received at Antietam, Md., Sept. 17,1862 Link : Fro...

1/20/2010 2/12/2017

Edwin Nye (1836 - 1913)

Co. K, 21st Massachusetts Infantry

6/9/2014 1/17/2017

Commissioned an officer in the Massachusetts 1st Light Artillery Battery on 18 May 1861. Mustered out on 02 Aug 1861 at Camp Clare, Baltimore, MD. Commissioned an officer in the Massachusetts 1st Light...

2/25/2012 9/6/2016

Pvt. John Fee, (USA) (1827 - 1885)

Arrived in Boston from Ireland on May 22, 1846, naturalization/declaration on November 7, 1850, also in Boston.He was in the Civil War, in Company H, 2nd Regiment, Massachusetts Cavalry, fighting for t...

6/2/2016 8/20/2016

He was cited by Brevet (Brigadier General) for "distinguished gallantry and efficiency at the battles of Secessionville, SC, South Mountain and Antietam, MD, and for meritorious service during the War"...

4/29/2007 7/17/2016

Theodore Corey enlisted in Company B, Massachusetts 44th Infantry Regiment on 12 Sep 1862. Mustered out on 18 Jun 1863 at Readville, MA. * was a Private. In Company B. Enlisted from Brighton. Last know...

6/29/2016 6/29/2016

Col. Robert Gould Shaw (USA) MP (1837 - 1863)

Robert Gould Shaw (1837-1863) was the colonel in command of the all-black 54th Regiment, which entered the American Civil War in 1863. He was killed in a failed attempt to capture Fort Wagner, near Cha...

3/11/2009 6/27/2016

Bartholomew O'Callaghan, Jr. (USA) (1812 - 1895)

"Bartlett"

According to his naturalization papers, Bartholomew was born 15 AUG 1812 in Bellanagare, County Roscommon, to Bartholomew and Jane (Keefe) O'Callaghan. He arrived in America by way of New York on 3 MAY...

8/31/2012 5/28/2016

Col. Daniel Fletcher Webster, USA (1813 - 1862)

"Fletcher"

Fletcher Webster, commonly known as Fletcher Webster (July 25, 1818, Portsmouth, New Hampshire – August 30, 1862) was the son of renowned politician Daniel Webster and Grace Fletcher Webster. During hi...

3/15/2009 5/18/2016

Pvt. Wales Cheney (USA) MP (1835 - 1923)

Civil War Veteran - Private, Co. I, 18th Massachusetts InfantryThe son of Samuel Torrey Read and Mary Eaton (Kellog) Cheney.Wales Cheney was a 25-year-old cabinet-maker from Brattleboro, Vermont, when ...

8/20/2012 5/18/2016

Allen Russell (December 10, 1820 – September 19, 1864) was a career United States Army officer who served in the Mexican-American War and the American Civil War. He was killed in action as a brigadier ...

5/24/2011 5/13/2016

George Peck enlisted in Company D, Massachusetts 7th Infantry Regiment on 15 Jun 1861. Promoted to Full Corporal. Mustered out on 30 Sep 1863 at Washington, DC. Transferred to Company 65th, U.S. Vetera...

5/13/2016 5/13/2016

Melzar Allen enlisted in the Massachusetts 16th Light Artillery Battery on 11 Mar 1864. Promoted to Full Corporal. Mustered out on 27 Jun 1865 at Camp Meigs, Readville, MA.

5/13/2016 5/13/2016

Calvin Sanderson enlisted in Company F, Massachusetts 25th Infantry Regiment on 16 Sep 1861. Mustered out on 30 Jun 1863 at Boston, MA.

4/22/2016 4/22/2016

Cheyney Doane (May 29, 1840 – May 5, 1892) was a U.S. Army Cavalry Captain, explorer, inventor and Civil War soldier who played a prominent role in the exploration of Yellowstone as a member of the Was...

5/31/2011 4/13/2016

Sgt. Maj.(USA), Lewis Henry Douglass (1840 - 1908)

"Douglas"

Originally buried in Columbian Harmony Cemetery (Defunct) Washington City District of Columbia1960 moved to National Harmony Memorial Park Cemetery Hyattsville, Prince George's County, MarylandWashingt...

7/8/2007 3/26/2016

Lt. Giles Pease, MD (1839 - 1891)

Civil War Surgeon: 1.2.2.4.13.1.9.1 Giles Moseley, son of Doctor Giles (Giles, Noah, Robert, Robert, John, Robert) and Mabel R. (Mosely) Pease; b. May 03, 1839 in Boston, MA; d. Dec 14, 1891 in San Fra...

2/12/2010 3/26/2016

Edward Wigglesworth, MD (1840 - 1896)

Dr. Edward Wigglesworth of the class of '61 died yesterday at his home in Boston. He was the son of Hon. Edward Wigglesworth who graduated in the class of 1822. After completing his regular college cou...

2/17/2009 3/23/2016

Pvt. Edwin Plaisted (USA) (aft.1839 - 1894)

"Edward N Plaistat", "Edward Plaisted"

Edwin Plaisted enlisted in Company B, Massachusetts 2nd Infantry Regiment on 25 May 1861. Mustered out on 25 Oct 1862. Enlisted in the Regular Army 4th LA Batty F Light Artillery Battery on 25 Oct 1862...

3/21/2016 3/21/2016

John Wall MP (1842 - 1912)

"Color Sgt."

Wall (1842-1912), Orindatus’ half-brother moved to Oberlin and was a student. He left school to join the first black regiment. Twenty-two year old John Wall was the Color Sergeant of the famous 54th Ma...

11/16/2011 3/14/2016

Pvt. William Spain (USA) (c.1841 - 1912)

, William Age at enlistment: 22 Enlistment date: 12 May 1863 Residence at enlistment: Havanna, OH Profession at enlistment: farmer Rank in: private Rank out: private Company: E Fate at Ft. Wagner: surv...

2/29/2016 3/1/2016

Pvt. Thomas Ampey (USA) (1837 - 1863)

Ampey, Thomas R., Company K, Private; born Newport, Indiana; resided Newport, Indiana; laborer; 26; 5' 8 1/2"; brown complexion; black eyes; black hair; enlisted May 5, 1863; mustered May 13, 1863; kil...

2/29/2016 3/1/2016

54th Regiment, Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, was among the first military units composed of free men of African descent to form following the issuance of the President Lincoln's Emancipation Procla...

2/28/2016 3/1/2016

are two (2) military gravestones for Joseph A. Palmer:1. Here: FAG# 49346397 [1].and2. FAG# 55341584 (Iowa) [2]BOTH stones declare service in the "54th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment (Colored)." Josep...

2/28/2016 3/1/2016

, Charles A. Age at enlistment: 19 Enlistment date: 21 Mar 1863 Residence at enlistment: Montrose, PA Profession at enlistment: laborer Rank in: private Rank out: private Company: C Fate at Ft. Wagner:...

2/28/2016 3/1/2016

Pvt. Isom Ampey, (USA) (1841 - 1905)

in New Garden Township, Wayne County, Indiana, Isom Ampey was the son of James and Dicey Ampey, former North Carolina slaves who had been freed by George Mendenhall in 1829. James had died by 1850, so ...

2/29/2016 3/1/2016

, Abraham F. Age at enlistment: 30 Enlistment date: 4 Apr 1863 Residence at enlistment: Toronto, Canada Profession at enlistment: sailor (alt.: seaman) Rank in: private Rank out: private Company: E Fat...

2/24/2016 2/24/2016

Private Charles H. Arnum (c.1842 - aft.1891)

of Charles Arnum, who was Listed as a teamster and a resident of Springfield, Massachusetts. In 1863, when he was twenty-one he enlisted at Littleton and was mustered in as a private into Company E of ...

2/24/2016 2/24/2016

During the Civil War he served in Company C, 47th Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry (Militia) as well as in Battery A, Rhode Island Volunteers. He also served in Tompkins' Battery, Rhode Island Light Ar...

2/24/2016 2/24/2016