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Col. John Knapp (1816 - 1888)

Knapp's military service began in 1840 when he enlisted as a private in a St. Louis militia company. During the Mexican War, he served as captain, Company C, 1st Missouri Volunteers. In the fall of 186...

12/6/2016 12/6/2016

Marion Pennington (1844 - 1933)

Civil War Veteran Affiliation:Union Mustered in: March 20, 1862- Booneville, Mo. Rank: Private Co.: F Regt.: 5th and 13th/ Missouri Branch: Calvary Discharged: June 6, 1862-Disability 5...

11/27/2016 11/28/2016

John J. Pennington (1842 - 1917)

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Enlisted: March 20, 1862 Mustered in: April 13, 1862 Co.: F Regt.: 5th and 13th Missouri Branch: Calvary Mustered out: April 12, 1865 Additional Ser...

11/27/2016 11/28/2016

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Co.: C Regt.: 43rd Missouri Branch: Militia Discharged as invalid Note: I believe his name should be Columbus C. Pennington, as on 1910 Census, Find A G...

11/27/2016 11/28/2016

William B. Pennington (1832 - 1863)

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Enlisted: Aug, 1862 Rank: Private Co.: B Regt.:33rd Died while in service: Feb.15, 1863 Family Group Record Burial Place of William B. Pennington has ...

8/11/2015 11/28/2016

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Rank: Private Co.: C Regt.: 43rd Discharged: Nov. 27, 1862 Per pension application, Jefferson was unable to work due to neuralgia,confined to his head; ...

11/27/2016 11/28/2016

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Enlisted Aug. 13, 1862 Rank: Private Co.: C and E Regt.: 43rd Missouri MILITARY: Jesse B. PENNINGTON, served in Civil War, Union, Private, Company C, ...

11/27/2016 11/28/2016

Thomas Jordan Overstreet (1842 - 1923)

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Enlisted: Aug. 6. 1864 Rank Pvt. and Sgt Co.: B Regt.: 39th Missouri Branch: Infantry Discharged: July 10, 1865 Source : United States National Home...

4/30/2014 10/7/2016

Son of Michael and Mary Isabelle "Polly" Morgan Kenoyer. Husband of Sarah Ellen Kenoyer, married 23 OCT 1839 in Dubois County, Indiaia.Civil War 21st Regiment, Missouri Infantry. Served at the Battle o...

12/17/2013 7/29/2016

Benjamin Kenoyer, (USA) (1826 - 1898)

Son of Michael and Mary Isabelle "Polly" Morgan. Husband of Emily Fox, married December 1850; Benjamin married Mrs. Elizabeth (Link) Weddle, widow of Josephus Weddle, in Tulare County, California, Oct....

7/25/2016 7/25/2016

Rev John Samuel (1842 - 1920)

"John Sam Hendricks"

Son of James A. and Sarah (Barnett) Hendricks. Husband of Mary Frances Harris, married 6 JAN 1861 in Scotland County, Missouri.John Sam was a Baptist minister. He served in the Civil War, CO D 21st Reg...

7/25/2016 7/25/2016

Eli Kenoyer (1841 - 1933)

Son of Rev. Samuel A. and Sarah Ellen Kenoyer Kenoyer. Husband of Sahrinda Melissa New, married 12 FEB 1860 in Lancaster, Schuyler County, Missouri; husband of Dora A. McKee, married after 1909.Civil W...

12/17/2013 7/25/2016

James Pinkerton served in Company A, Missouri 39th Infantry Regiment in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He was one of the lucky few to survive the Battle of Centralia. Find a Grave

6/30/2016 6/30/2016

George W. Bragg (Bragg family records give his middle initial as: M.) married his first cousin, Nancy Winn Bragg, on April 8, 1863 and they had one son, John Thomas Bragg. George was killed during the ...

6/30/2016 6/30/2016

During the Civil War, Major Andrew Vern Emen Johnston (called Āve, by his men), was in charge of volunteer detachments of Union Army Companies A. G. and H., of the newly formed 39th Missouri mou...

6/30/2016 6/30/2016

James Waddill served in the Union Army in Company A, 39th Regiment, Missouri Infantry. He was killed in the Battle of Centralia. )

7/11/2009 6/30/2016

Pvt. Daniel Lorton, (USA) (c.1842 - 1864)

Daniel was killed at the Centralia Massacre during the Civil War. The soldiers killed at Centralia were originally buried in a mass grave there. They were later moved to Jefferson City. Some were remov...

10/2/2015 6/30/2016

Update 8/24/2016(CLM): A.L.Webdell was born in the State of Maryland and served in the 39th Missouri Infantry Company G with his brother Jonathan. He survived the Centrailia Massacre. He lived in Misso...

6/27/2016 6/27/2016

Update 8/24/2016(CLM): Jonathan C. Webdell was a member of the 39th Missouri Infantry Co.G. He became listed as KIA in Centrailia,Audrain County, MO at the hands of William "Bloody Bill "Anderson and J...

6/15/2016 6/15/2016

Elisha Cole served in Company M and C, 1st Regiment, Missouri Light Artillery in the Union Army during the American Civil War.

6/9/2016 6/9/2016

Corp John E. Scroggs (1843 - 1929)

CORPL.JOHN E. SCROGGSCO L6 MO CAV**************************************John E. Scroggs was born to William Lee Scroggs, Memorial #70299794 and his first wife, Jane Rachael Erwin (burial place unknown)....

4/11/2016 4/11/2016

George Alexander Orr was born in Ohio, the son of William Orr and Jane (Jennie) Adams. The family moved to Lawrence County, MO in 1837. George first enlisted with Union troops in 1862, joining the Miss...

4/10/2016 4/10/2016

John was born in Irwin Township. He married Sophyna Lorinda Leonard on May 31th, 1855 in Tama, Tama Co., Iowa. They had 6 children before he left for war. Their names were: Otis Carter, James Alonzo, M...

12/26/2008 3/21/2016

Pvt. Amos Snow (USA) (1829 - 1900)

Amos enlisted in Company K, 11th Regiment, Missouri State Militia Cavalry, Union Army March 6, 1862. He was taken prisoner at the Battle of Newark. He was paroled and mustered out of service in Septemb...

10/13/2009 3/19/2016

Pvt. Joel McGuire (USA) (1827 - 1894)

Joel McGuire served in Company F, 11th Regiment, Missouri State Militia Cavalry and in Company F, Missouri 2nd Cavalry Regiment in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He was appointed U.S. Po...

4/22/2014 3/12/2016

Andrew Sheets served in Company F, 2nd Regiment, Missouri State Militia Cavalry He also, on 17 Aug 1862, enlisted in Company A, Iowa 19th Infantry Regiment. He mustered out on 10 Jul 1865 at Mobile, AL.

3/6/2016 3/6/2016

Pvt. Reuben Harvey (USA) (1840 - 1904)

Reuben Harvey served in Company H, 7th Regiment, Missouri State Militia Cavalry in the Union Army during the American Civil War.

3/6/2016 3/6/2016

Cpl. Giles Harvey (USA) (1838 - 1862)

Giles Harvey enlisted in Company H, Illinois 48th Infantry Regiment on 13 Sep 1861. Mustered out on 15 Oct 1861. He also served in Company H, 7th Regiment, Missouri State Militia Cavalry in the Union A...

10/11/2015 3/6/2016

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union State: Missouri Rank: Corp.& Capt. Co.: A & G Regiment: 6th Branch: Cavalry Link : ) From Entry for Leland Chandler, written as recorded: On Novem...

3/3/2016 3/3/2016

Cpl. Hiram C. Mitchel (USA) (c.1825 - 1877)

Enlisted July 13, 1861, Memphis, MO Mustered in Feb 1, 1862, Canton, MO Reduced to ranks for absence without leave Co C, 21st Regiment Missouri Infantry Volunteers

3/2/2016 3/2/2016

John C. Kelton (June 24, 1828–July 15, 1893) was an officer in the United States Army who served as Adjutant General of the U.S. Army from 1889 to 1892. Biography He was born in Delawa...

8/9/2012 2/9/2016

Judge Isaac Parker, the Hanging Judge (1838 - 1896)

"Hanging Judge"

Isaac Charles Parker (October 15, 1838 – November 17, 1896) served as a U.S. District Judge presiding over the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Arkansas for 21 years. He served ...

4/23/2010 1/13/2016

Rice was captured after serving with the Confederate troops and was imprisoned by the Union Army. Threatened with death,Rice, was conscripted in Company E, 1st Regiment, Missouri Light Artillery in the...

1/8/2016 1/8/2016

Sgt. Joseph Burt (USA) (1834 - 1903)

Joseph Burt enlisted in Company D, 5th Regiment, Missouri State Militia Cavalry. He spent nine months at Andersonville prison. When he regained his freedom, he re-enlisted in Company A, Iowa 8th Cavalr...

12/31/2015 12/31/2015

Thomas Alexander served in Company H, 12th Regiment, Missouri Cavalry in the Union Army during the Civil War.

12/30/2015 12/30/2015

Enlisted in the Union Army 22 Aug, 1862 age 19. He spelled his name Detwiler at that time. He served in the 30th Regiment Infantry Volunteers Company H under Captain Hopkins in the rank of Corporal. He...

11/29/2008 12/19/2015

Jacob John Detweiler (1845 - 1908)

Enlisted under the name of Jacob Dettwiler on the 4th of May, 1863 in the 11th Missouri Cav Company E Volunteers. Discharged 27 July, 1865 in New Orleans, La.. At the time of enlistment, he was 5ft 7in...

11/29/2008 12/19/2015

Felix Grundy Hammer (1808 - 1886)

Inscription: Husband of Elender Hammer Hammers , Felix G. Battle Unit Name:Osage County Regiment, Missouri Home Guard Side:Union Company:C Soldier's Rank In:Private Soldier's Rank Out:Private Alternate...

8/13/2009 11/25/2015

Pvt. John Ennes (USA) (1832 - 1916)

Private in Company A, 35th Missouri Infantry in the Union Army

11/24/2015 11/24/2015

John C. Beasley (1842 - 1909)

Inscription: (Civil War Stone) John C Beasley Co C 39th MO, Inf. Battle Unit Name:39th Regiment, Missouri Infantry Side:Union Company:C Soldier's Rank In:Private Soldier's Rank Out:Private Alternate na...

11/15/2015 11/15/2015

Flavious Josephus Burns (1837 - 1890)

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Company: M Regiment: 2nd State: Missouri Branch: State Militia Calvary Link : Link : __________________________________ Josephas married Lucretia ...

8/16/2015 9/7/2015

Reason Isom (1847 - 1918)

Enrolled at Franklin county, MO and enlisted with his brother James I Isom at Ironton or Pilot Knob,MO on the 27th of August 1864. Assigned as Private to Company D, 47th Regiment Missouri Infantry Volu...

8/16/2015 8/16/2015

James Irwin Isom (1844 - 1904)

JAMES I. ISOM;James Irwin Isom was enlisted on the 10th day of October 1861 at Pacific, MO and was mustered into service on the 26th day of December 1861 at Pacific, MO. as a private in Company I, 26th...

8/16/2015 8/16/2015

Pvt David Isom (1837 - 1898)

David Isom, Private of Company I 26th regiment Missouri volunteer was enrolled on the 20th day of October 1861 at Sullivan for three years and is reported on rolls of Co. from enrollment to Feb. 28 186...

8/16/2015 8/16/2015

William M Martin (1844 - 1901)

Enlisted in Union Army, Company D. 47th Missouri Infantry, on the 27th of August, 1864 at Franklin County, MO. In the same company with John Martin, Reason and James I Isom. Honorably discharged with C...

8/16/2015 8/16/2015

Edward H Rand (1808 - 1886)


8/16/2015 8/16/2015

Thomas A. Elston (USA) (1839 - 1864)

Thomas was the son of William Harrison and Mary E. Oliver Elston. He was a soldier in Co. B 3rd MO Cavalry. He died in battle (Civil War) in Little Rock, AR.

7/9/2015 7/9/2015

Alfred Stedman Hartwell (1836–1912) was a lawyer and American Civil War soldier, who then had another career as cabinet minister and judge in the Kingdom of Hawaii.

6/14/2015 6/15/2015

Biography: John and his wife Jane Smith had three sons, John Smith Cavender, 1824-1996; Charles James Cavender, 1828-1832; and Robert Smith Cavender, b.1831. John Smith Cavender was an officer in the...

1/7/2015 6/8/2015

Robert Ford (U.S.A.) (1812 - 1885)

Is said to have served in the Missouri Militia in the civil war with his sons. Have not located service records.

8/2/2011 6/7/2015

Military Record Record Group:94 State:Missouri Short Description:NARA M405. Compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the State of Missouri. Roll:0...

7/28/2013 6/7/2015

------------------------------------------ Biography------------------------------ James Branaman, Postmaster and owner of the Branaman Hardware Store at Stahl, was born in Augusta County, VA and cam...

2/2/2013 6/7/2015

Thomas Ely Boyd (U.S.A.) (1840 - 1902)

Military Service:Corp. Co. M 2nd Regiment Missouri State Militia Active: Organized by Captain Lewis Merrill at Warrenton on June 30,1863; mustered out September 19, 1865. Allegiance: Union Branch...

8/3/2013 6/7/2015

George Haines Ford (USA) (1842 - 1920)

Pvt G 2' P.E. Mo. Mil. Collection Title:Civil War Pensions State: Missouri Regiment: 2 Company: G Rank: Pvt. Date: 06-APR-1907 State/ Arm of Service: Prov. En. Mo. Mil Roll No.: 268 Bio...

7/28/2013 6/7/2015

Added by Elwin C. Nickerson about this Ancestor. : Alexander (Axel) Hayford Reed Axel H. Reed was born in Hartford, Oxford County, Maine on March 13, 1835. He was enrolled August 5, 1861, at Fort S...

1/13/2015 5/21/2015

Homer Austin Avery (1840 - 1903)

THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 565 _____ Inscription: Co H 35 MO Inf Find A Grave Record

6/8/2012 3/6/2015

During the Civil War, Julian Bates supported the Union. He served as a surgeon with the rank of Colonel in the Missouri militia.

7/9/2008 2/1/2015

Morgan Lewis Smith (March 8, 1822 – December 29, 1874) was a Union general in the American Civil War. [edit] BiographySmith was born in Oswego County, New York. In 1843 he settled in Indiana...

7/23/2011 12/26/2014

Giles Alexander Smith (September 29, 1829 – November 8, 1876), was a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. Biography Smith was born in Jefferson County, New York. When h...

7/23/2011 12/26/2014

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General, Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served during the Civil War first as Major of the 8th Missouri Volunteer Infantry, then as Lieutenant Colonel of t...

8/9/2012 11/20/2014

James Totten (September 11, 1818 – October 1, 1871) was a career American soldier who served in the United States Army and retired from active service in 1870 as the Assistant Inspector Genera...

6/2/2011 11/12/2014

Samuel Davis Sturgis (June 11, 1822 – September 28, 1889) was an American military officer who served in the Mexican-American War, as a Union general in the American Civil War, and later in th...

6/18/2011 11/10/2014

George Henry Stockman (1833 - 1912)

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) George Henry Stockman, United States Army, for gal...

3/29/2012 11/9/2014

Washington Lafayette Elliott (March 31, 1825 – June 29, 1888) was a Brigadier General in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He led a division of IV Corps at the Battle of Nashville ...

5/21/2011 11/9/2014

Dolphus S. Russell (1846 - 1928)

Birth: Aug. 12, 1846 Virginia, USA Death: Oct. 20, 1928 Ray County Missouri, USA Son of John B. Russell. Married Louvisa E. Titus 31/Jan/1869 at Ray Co., MO. Married Mrs. Maggie Logsdon 4/Sep/1890 ...

4/17/2009 10/29/2011

Nathaniel Lyon (July 14, 1818 – August 10, 1861) was the first Union general to be killed in the American Civil War and is noted for his actions in the state of Missouri at the beginning of th...

9/16/2008 7/20/2011

Thomas William Sweeny (December 25, 1820 – April 10, 1892) was an Irish soldier who served in the Mexican-American War and then was a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. ...

6/18/2011 7/20/2011

HENRY CLAY WOOD (1832 - 1918) was awarded the Medal of Honor for action during the Battle of Wilson's Creek and a brevet promotion to brigadier general. Biography Born at Winthrop, Maine, May 26, 1...

6/14/2011 6/14/2011