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Walter Chandler served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He enlisted in Company E, New Jersey 26th Infantry Regiment on 18 Sep 1862. Mustered out on 27 Jun 1863 at Newark, NJ. ...

2/14/2017 2/14/2017

On Thursday, July 2, the second day of the Battle of Gettysburg, Lt. Col. Robert McAllister's Eleventh New Jersey Regiment was part of Brig. General J.B. Carr's First Brigade, in Brig. General A.A. Hum...

8/9/2011 10/15/2016

Clement Hall Sinnickson, (grandnephew of Thomas Sinnickson [1744-1817]), a Representative from New Jersey; born in Salem, Salem County, N.J., September 16, 1834; attended private schools, and the Pol...

9/19/2016 9/20/2016

Charles Smith Steere, (USA) MP (1836 - 1908)

Charles Smith Steere, son of Willard Steere of Glocester, R.I., and Chloe Thayer of Douglas, MA, was the brother of Willard Steere Jr., Emeline (Brown, Ballard, Mowry), and Mary Stanton. Charles was a ...

8/24/2016 8/25/2016

Oscar L. Useted MP (1839 - 1882)

Usted, Oscar L., 1839-1882, Civil War - [Westchester, NY] Cemetery Records -- Veterans, Revolution to World War I, Personal Name Index -- U-Z Useted, Oscar L. 35th Regiment, New Jersey Infantry, Co. ...

1/26/2013 7/22/2016

John Henry Wygant, (USA) MP (1827 - 1907)

1880 Census Hackensack NJ: names two children: Joseph (27) Ann E. (28) findagrave stone Pvt. Wygant served with Co. A., in the 22nd NJ Inf. Inscription: 80y 4m Note: Civil War Veter...

12/2/2013 6/10/2016

Benjamin Franklin Howey (March 17, 1828 – February 6, 1893) was an American Republican politician who represented New Jersey's 4th congressional district in the United States House of Representatives...

6/25/2011 6/8/2016

Col. Samuel Fowler MP (1818 - 1865)

Civil War Union Army Officer. A New Jersey Militia officer at the outbreak of the Civil War, he was made a Colonel, and placed in command of Camp Fair Oaks training camp in Flemington, New Jersey, and ...

4/8/2015 6/8/2016

William Halstead, a Representative from New Jersey; born in Elizabeth, N.J., June 4, 1794; was graduated from Princeton College in 1812; studied law; was admitted to the bar in 1816 and commenced pra...

1/1/2011 6/8/2016

Colonel Mark W. Collet (USA) MP (1826 - 1863)

Mark Wilkes Collet (June 2, 1826 – May 3, 1863) was a Union Army officer who served during the American Civil War. He served as Colonel and commander of the 1st New Jersey Volunteer Infantry regiment...

8/12/2012 5/18/2016

Philip Kearny, Jr., (June 2, 1815 – September 1, 1862) was a United States Army officer, notably in the Mexican-American War and American Civil War. He was killed in action in the 1862 Battle of Chan...

1/3/2011 5/18/2016

Lieut. Isaac Parker Grubb (USA) MP (c.1843 - 1864)

Civil War Union Army Officer. The younger brother of Colonel Edward Burd Grubb, he was commissioned as 1st Lieutenant and Regimental Adjutant of the 100-Days enlistment regiment 37th New Jersey Volunte...

12/5/2008 3/14/2016

Edward Burd Grubb, Jr. MP (1841 - 1913)

"Brevet Brig. Gen."

Edward served in the US Army during the War Between the States in 1860. He entered the Army as a 2nd LT, served in the Army of the Potoma, rising through the ranks to that of Col, Commander of a Brigad...

12/5/2008 3/14/2016

Pvt. John DeGroat (USA) MP (1821 - 1901)

John DeGroat served in Van Reypen's Unattached Company, New Jersey Cavalry. info drawn from alicelyons50 Largo, fl USA active on

12/22/2015 1/16/2016

Capt. James Christie (USA) MP (c.1838 - d.)

James Christie commissioned an officer in Company K, New Jersey 22nd Infantry Regiment on 22 Sep 1862. Promoted to Full 1st Lieutenant on 20 Dec 1862. Promoted to Full Captain on 18 May 1863. Mustered ...

1/9/2016 1/9/2016

Sgt. John G. Clevenger (USA) MP (1813 - 1894)


Photo by: SCV Stonewall Jackson Camp 201, added April 5, 2011 to Find A Grave Memorial# 67921292 Inscription on tombstone: SERG CO L 1ST NJ CAVREG Spelling varies: Clevenger or Cleavenger (someti...

7/31/2009 1/7/2016

Civil War Union Army Soldier. He was a carpenter and married father of three residing in Union County, New Jersey when he was mustered in as a Private in Company A, 2nd New Jersey Volunteer Infantry on...

12/12/2011 12/19/2015

Lt. Col. Virgil Brodrick (USA) MP (c.1833 - 1863)

Civil War Union Army Officer. He was a farmer residing in Andover, New Jersey when the Civil War started. He enlisted in the Union Army only days after the Confederate bombardment of Fort Sumter in Cha...

12/11/2011 12/19/2015

George Sullivan Dodge (3 August 1838 - 24 August 1881) was an American military officer and merchant. Dodge, the son of William P. and Nancy B. Dodge, was born on 3 August 1838, in Irasburg, Orleans ...

12/15/2015 12/15/2015

Clinton Robert Swick served as a private in Companies F and B 15th Regiment, New Jersey Infantry in the Union Army during the Civil War.

10/12/2015 10/13/2015

Alexander Turner MP (1845 - 1923)


Alexander "Alec" Turner was the son of Robert Turner and Rose Berkley Alexander served as a Private, 1st New Jersey Colored Infantry from July 20, 1862. He mustered out in 1865. The 1890 Census of Ci...

8/17/2015 8/20/2015

Maj. Gabriel Grant (USA) MP (1826 - 1909)

Prior to the Civil War, Maj. Gabriel Grant, a prominent physician from Newark, N.J., served on a special health commission to battle the cholera epidemic then spreading throughout the city. At the ou...

3/25/2015 3/25/2015

William Joyce Sewell (December 6, 1835 – December 27, 1901) was born in Castlebar, County Mayo, Ireland immigrating to the United States in 1851 where he worked in the merchant industry in Chicago, I...

5/14/2014 12/31/2014

Civil War Union Brigadier General. Graduated from the United States Military Academy in 1825, placing 28th out of 37, and commenced a long military career with garrison duty along the Canadian Border. ...

11/22/2010 11/30/2014

Theodore Runyon (October 29, 1822 – January 27, 1896) was a United States politician, diplomat, and American Civil War brigadier general in the New Jersey Militia, serving with the Union Army at the ...

8/10/2012 11/15/2014

Brevet Maj. General Emerson Opdycke (USA) MP (1830 - 1884)

"Samuel Emmerson Opdycke"

Samuel Emerson Opdycke (January 7, 1830 – April 25, 1884) was a businessman and Union brigadier general during the American Civil War. Early years Opdycke was born on a farm in Hubbard, Ohio, to ...

6/5/2011 10/14/2014

Francis Manly Oliver MP (1805 - 1860)

7/2/2011 10/16/2011

Civil War Union Brigadier General. Commissioned Colonel and commander of the 3rd New Jersey Volunteer Infantry at the outbreak of the War. Took command of the First New Jersey Brigade after Gen. Phil...

6/14/2011 6/14/2011