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Birth: Sep. 1, 1839 Fauquier County, Virginia, USA Death: Mar. 31, 1916 Rice, Cloud County, Kansas, USA Burial: Rice Cemetery Rice, Cloud County, Kansas, USA Plot: Block 6, Lot 5 Son of Welli...

3/10/2016 3/10/2016

Charles Lemuel Dresser (1840 - 1933)

4th Minnesota Infantry Regiment Field OfficersBaxter, Luther L. Major Edson, James C. Lieutenant Colonel Sanborn, John B. Colonel Thomas, Minor T. Lieutenant Colonel Tourlellotte, John E. Colonel Welch...

8/2/2007 3/28/2015

John C. Fremont, "The Pathfinder" (1813 - 1890)

""The Pathfinder""

John Charles Frémont (January 21, 1813 – July 13, 1890), was an American military officer, explorer, the first candidate of the Republican Party for the office of president of the U.S.,...

8/31/2007 1/26/2015

Charles J. Dougherty (c.1843 - d.)

Served in the Civil War (Penna) from 1/1/1862-12/31/1864. I was a "segar" maker before enrollment.

9/15/2007 1/24/2015

Andrew Parr Grubaugh (1846 - 1928)

Andrew Grubaugh served during the Civil War with Ohio Co. 163rd Infantry, Co. C, enlisted 2 May 1864, discharged 10 Sep 1864.

1/24/2015 1/24/2015

Andrew Cloak (1844 - 1933)

Served in Company K of the 104th PA Regiment (one year service). Mustered in on March 10, 1865. Mustered out with company on August 25, 1865.

1/21/2015 1/21/2015

James Buchanan Eads (1820 - 1887)

"1st bridge to cross the Mississippi river"

American Civil Engineer and Inventor. He was born in Lawrenceburg, Indiana and grew up in St. Louis, Missouri. Largely self-educated, he left school at the age of 13 to help support his family. One of ...

6/4/2013 1/15/2015

Jesse Hotchkiss MP (1844 - 1865)

Date and location of birth are unknown. Date of death is January 10, 1865. He enlisted in 1864. He died at home. Civil War Veteran-Co.'B',140th Indiana Infantry. Died in Indiana, presumably in Plea...

12/7/2014 1/5/2015

Adolph Fredrik St. Sure von Lindsfelt, MD (1806 - 1887)

"Adolf St Cyr"

Here is his famely From Wikipedia Judge St. Sure was the grandson of Adolph Fredrik St. Sure Von Lindsfelt, MD ,[9][10] sometimes spelled "Adolf" "Frederik" "Saint Sure" and "Lindsfeldt" in vario...

12/27/2014 12/27/2014

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

John Milton Thayer (January 24, 1820 – March 19, 1906) was a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War and a postbellum United States Senator from Nebraska, as well as governor o...

6/15/2011 12/24/2014

Before the Civil War, Leroy worked at the Spencer House hotel and the experience led him in 1856 to run a hotel in Winona, Minnesota, then a thriving town on the Mississippi River. Business prospered...

11/11/2014 12/20/2014

Lucius Fairchild (December 27, 1831 – May 23, 1896) was an American politician, army general, and diplomat. He served as the tenth Governor of Wisconsin and as U.S. Minister to Spain. Mili...

4/11/2010 12/19/2014

James Isham Gilbert was a Union general during the American Civil War. He served with distinction in the Western theaters of the war as a regimental and brigade commander. Early life James Gilber...

5/23/2011 12/17/2014

James Clifford Veatch (December 19, 1819 – December 22, 1895) was a lawyer who served as an Indiana state legislator and county auditor. He later served as a Union general during the American ...

6/11/2011 12/16/2014

George W. Edmondson (1836 - 1922)

from Dates: 1836–1922 Family: Colbert (Hemings) Occupation: Soldier; Foundry worker Born in slavery in Lexington, Virginia, George Edmondson claimed his freedom in June 1864, when Union ...

10/6/2014 12/16/2014

John Caldwell Tidball (January 25, 1825 – May 15, 1906) was a career military officer, noted for his service in the horse artillery in the cavalry in the Union Army during the American Civil W...

7/8/2011 12/16/2014

Civil War Union Army Officer. Colonel, 30th Indiana Volunteer Infantry. He was the leading spirit in the recruiting of Company B and Company I, both for the 13th Indiana Volunteer Infantry. He was elec...

6/30/2012 12/10/2014

PRATT, Calvin Edward, soldier, born in Princeton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, 23 January, 1828. He studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1852, and practised for several years in Worcester. He ...

4/15/2007 12/10/2014

Served in the Mexican-American War including the Battle of Chapultepec. Colonel, 2nd Rhode Island Infantry. Killed in action at the Battle of Bull Run July 21, 1861.

8/12/2012 12/9/2014

Israel Bush Richardson (December 26, 1815 – November 3, 1862) was a United States Army officer during the Mexican-American War and American Civil War, where he was a major general in the U...

6/10/2011 12/5/2014

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

Irvin McDowell (October 15, 1818 – May 4, 1885) was a career American army officer, famous for his defeat during the First Battle of Bull Run, the first large-scale battle of the American Civi...

3/3/2010 11/26/2014

) Andrew Porter (July 10, 1820 – January 3, 1872) was an American army officer who was a brigadier general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He was an important staff officer un...

5/14/2011 11/24/2014

Marshall F. Moore (1829–1870) was the 7th Governor of Washington Territory. He served during the Civil War under George McClellan in Virginia and under Sherman. He was at Rich Mountain, Sh...

8/16/2012 11/23/2014

Taken from the Pittsburgh Gazette: "DEATH CLAIMS PIONEER OF WASHINGTON COUNTY" "Dr. Wills DeHaas, a commissioned officer in the Civil War and an author, died at the residence of his granddaught...

6/28/2012 11/21/2014

John Jacob Astor III (June 10, 1822 – February 22, 1890) was the elder son of William Backhouse Astor, Sr. and the wealthiest member of the Astor family in his generation. He was the founder...

8/29/2008 11/19/2014

Madison Miner Walden (October 6, 1836 - July 24, 1891) was a Civil War officer, teacher, publisher, farmer, the eighth Lieutenant Governor of Iowa, and a one-term Republican U.S. Representative from ...

6/26/2012 11/18/2014

Lt. Colonel Noah L. Farnham was mortally wounded while commanding the 11th New York Infantry at the First Battle of Bull Run. The New York Times, August 16, 1861: THE LATE COL. FARNHAM. In yest...

8/12/2012 11/17/2014

David Hunter (July 21, 1802 – February 2, 1886) was a Union general in the American Civil War. He achieved fame by his unauthorized 1862 order (immediately rescinded) emancipating slaves in th...

7/25/2007 11/16/2014

William Buel Franklin (February 27, 1823 – March 8, 1903) was a career United States Army officer and a Union Army general in the American Civil War. He rose to the rank of a corps commander i...

4/13/2011 11/16/2014

Robert Cumming Schenck (October 4, 1809 – March 23, 1890) was a Union Army general in the American Civil War, and American diplomatic representative to Brazil and the United Kingdom. He was at...

6/16/2011 11/16/2014

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 ...

8/10/2012 11/15/2014

Livingston L. Wagers (1842 - 1912)

Wagers, Livingston Lewis S. (No known Descendants/Relatives) Born: March 21, 1842 (OH) - Died: May 22, 1912 (Fort Calhoun, Washington Co., NE) Residence at enlistment: Liberty, Bad Ax (Vernon) Co.,...

11/28/2008 11/15/2014

Alfred Howe Terry (November 10, 1827 – December 16, 1890) was a Union general in the American Civil War and the military commander of the Dakota Territory from 1866 to 1869 and again from 1872...

8/6/2008 11/15/2014

Maj. Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman (USA) MP (1820 - 1891)

"General Sherman", "Cump"

William Tecumseh Sherman achieved the rank of Major General during the Civil War. Afterwards the rank of Commander, Military Division of the Mississippi, 1864–1866; Commander, Military Division ...

8/21/2008 11/15/2014

Samuel Peter Heintzelman (September 30, 1805 – May 1, 1880) was a United States Army General. He served in the Seminole War, the Mexican-American War, the Yuma War, the Cortina Troubles, and t...

5/27/2011 11/15/2014

Charles Robert Woods (February 19, 1827 – February 26, 1885) was a career United States Army officer and a Union general during the American Civil War. He is noted for commanding the relief troo...

12/28/2011 11/13/2014

Charles C. Byrne was a brigadier general in the United States Army. Biography Byrne was born Charles Christopher Byrne on May 7, 1837, to Charles and Emeline Byrne in Baltimore County, Mary...

10/24/2012 11/13/2014

James St. Clair Morton (September 24, 1829 - June 17, 1864) was an American soldier, engineer and writer. He served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War, primarily serving in ...

6/4/2011 11/13/2014

Frederick Steele (January 14, 1819 – January 19, 1868) was a career military officer in the United States Army, serving as a major general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He w...

6/17/2011 11/13/2014

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

Horace Porter, (April 15, 1837–May 29, 1921) was an American soldier and diplomat who served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. Porter was born in Huntingdon, Penn...

12/3/2008 11/12/2014

Field Commands: 77th Ohio Infantry RegimentMajor 92nd Ohio Infantry RegimentColonel Battles Fought: Shiloh -- 77th Ohio Infantry Regiment 2nd Brigade (Stuart, Smith), 5th Division (Sherman), ...

6/28/2012 11/12/2014

Horatio Gates Sickel (April 3, 1817-April 17, 1890) was a Union general during the American Civil War. He served in the Pennsylvania Reserves during the first part of the war and later commanded brig...

11/11/2014 11/12/2014

Brig. Gen. William W. Robinson, Jr. was born to William W. Robinson Sr, and Sarah Fisk Robinson April 2, 1846, he died March 24, 1917 in Washington, D.C. He was mustered in to Co E., 7th Wi Vol Inf...

3/2/2009 11/11/2014

James P. Kimball (1836 - 1913)

James Putnam Kimball (1836–1913) was a United States geologist who was Director of the United States Mint from 1885 to 1889. Biography James P. Kimball was born in Salem, Massachusetts on ...

2/21/2014 11/10/2014

George Armstrong Custer MP (1839 - 1876)

Brevet Major General of Volunteers in the Civil War Lieutenant Colonel (Regular Army) George Armstrong Custer (December 5, 1839 – June 25, 1876) was a United States Army officer and cavalr...

7/9/2007 11/10/2014

John Sedgwick (September 13, 1813 – May 9, 1864) was a teacher, a career military officer, and a Union Army general in the American Civil War. His death at the Battle of Spotsylvania Court Hou...

1/20/2007 11/10/2014

James William Forsyth (August 8, 1835 – October 24, 1906) was a U.S. Army officer and general. He was primarily a Union staff officer during the American Civil War and cavalry regimental comma...

5/22/2011 11/10/2014

Charles Augustus Wikoff (March 3, 1837 – July 1, 1898) was a United States Army officer serving from American Civil War until he became the most senior ranking American Army officer killed in ...

6/5/2014 11/10/2014

Francis Fessenden (March 18, 1839 – January 6, 1907) was a lawyer, politician, and soldier from the state of Maine who served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He w...

12/23/2011 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

Joseph Gilbert Totten (August 23, 1788 – April 22, 1864) fought in the War of 1812, served as Chief Engineer and was regent of the Smithsonian Institution and cofounder of the National Academy...

6/2/2011 11/9/2014

Samuel Salsbury (1833 - 1909)

Enlisted in Co. I, 92nd Illinois Infantry on August 15th 1862. Mustered out on July 15th 1865.

9/28/2011 11/9/2014

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 11/9/2014
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Charles R Linnell (1836 - 1865)

KIA

10/29/2012 11/8/2014

39th Regiment - Illinois. Civil War

11/7/2014 11/7/2014

44th Regiment, IL

11/7/2014 11/7/2014

Argubright, George N.~~ CIVI WAR VETERAN ~~ Union, IL 129th, INF Name: George Argubright Residence: Pontiac, Illinois Enlistment Date: 14 Aug 1862 Rank at enlistment: Private State Served: Illinois Ser...

11/7/2014 11/7/2014

Enlisted in the 44th regiment of Illinois volunteer infantry on 7/1/1861. He was taken prisoner after being seriously wounded at Battle of Stone River, TN

11/7/2014 11/7/2014

James Patrick Major (May 14, 1836 – May 8, 1877) was a career U.S. Army officer and a Confederate brigadier general during the American Civil War. US Cavalry service Major graduated 23rd i...

5/11/2011 11/6/2014

David Frantz (1834 - 1895)

Per The Evening News, Harrisburg PA, July 20, 1946: Civil War veteran, Co.D, 46th Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteers (Manada Furace company). His brothers, Henry and Alexander were also Civil War vetera...

11/4/2014 11/6/2014

Maj. General George Gordon Meade (1815-1872) commanded the Army of the Potomac in the stunning defeat of Confederate General Robert E. Lee at the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863, a turning point in the ...

3/2/2010 11/5/2014

Daniel David Grafft MP (1829 - 1909)

from all member trees) Photo: Daniel Graft Family: back row sons Edward, Joseph, and Grandaughter Grace Ulrich. Front row is son William (Bill), Daniel Grafft and his wife Dianah Grove Graft DANIEL...

12/16/2013 11/5/2014

Lt. Ezra Herr Witmer MP (1841 - 1937)

Ezra Herr Witmer, of Nottaway, Virginia, had settled in Virginia during Reconstruction. Born 11 December 1841; d. 1937; married 14 June 1866 Anna B. Sweigart, who was born 4 May 1840, daughter of Charl...

12/24/2013 11/5/2014

John Wesley Powell (March 24, 1834 – September 23, 1902) was a U.S. soldier, geologist, explorer of the American West, and director of major scientific and cultural institutions. He is famous ...

6/25/2012 11/2/2014

Irving Fiste (1836 - 1896)

1860 Census Name: Irving Fiste Age in 1860: 25 Birth Year: abt 1835 Birthplace: Ohio Home in 1860: Fairfield, Greene, Ohio Gender: Male Post Office: Fairfield Value of real est...

5/31/2012 1/11/2014

John Heald Melvin (1841 - 1863)

One of four brothers who fought in the Civil War. Three of the four brothers fell, including John Heald Melvin, age 22.

8/27/2012 8/23/2013

Sidney Stowe MP (1824 - 1862)

"Stow"

Sidney Stow, son of Elisha Stow and Hannah Northrop, was born in Milford, Connecticut on June 30, 1824; d. Nov. 10, 1862; m. ALVIRA LAWRENCE; had three children. He was a shoemaker. Children were: Ge...

2/28/2012 6/23/2013

George N. Stow MP (1819 - 1864)

George Stow, son of Elisha Stow and Hannah Northrop, was born May 3, 1819 in Milford, Connecticut; d. South, in the late war. Died in the Civil War. Private B N J ART George N Stow . Birth: May 3, ...

9/5/2011 6/23/2013

William P. Mints (1845 - 1865)

William P. Mints from Hancock County, a member of the 19th regiment during the Civil War was mustered in on Jan. 13, 1864 and died at Louisville June 16, 1865. Another William P. Mintz/Mints from I...

3/1/2012 1/15/2013

William Brickey Hicks (1845 - 1918)

Birth: Nov. 2, 1845 Rock Spring Walker County Georgia, USA Death: May 27, 1918 Taney County Missouri, USA William married:#1 Margaret Lawrence they had three children: 1 William Jasper "Bud" Hi...

10/29/2009 11/26/2011

Stephen James Warren (1837 - 1912)

Birth: Oct. 13, 1837 Kentucky, USA Death: Dec. 15, 1912 Hopkins Nodaway County Missouri, USA Private STEPHEN JAMES WARREN, Co. B, 86th Illinois & Co. B, 1st U. S. Veteran Volunteer Engineers. Ste...

11/26/2011 11/26/2011

Joseph Turner (1812 - 1894)

Birth: 1812 Death: 1894 Age 82 Joseph was born in North Carolina to William Turner. He married Nancy Fouts and they moved to Polk County, Tennessee and from there to Walker County, Georgia. Josep...

2/14/2011 11/26/2011

Andrew R Turner (1841 - 1925)

Birth: Nov. 19, 1841 Death: Jul. 7, 1925 Age 83 Andrew was born in Polk County, Tennessee to Joseph Turner and Nancy Fouts Turner. The family moved to Walker County, Georgia and Andrew was a scho...

2/14/2011 11/26/2011

Born January 22, 1827. He was a career military officer who fought through the Civil War, eventually being promoted through the ranks to Brigadier General and Chief of United States Army Ordnance. He w...

9/10/2010 11/17/2011

Thaddeus Sobieski Coulincourt Lowe (August 20, 1832 - January 16, 1913), also known as Professor T. S. C. Lowe, was an American Civil War aeronaut, scientist and inventor, mostly self-educated in the...

6/10/2011 6/18/2011

General Winthrop was born in 1839, and entered the ranks of the famous Seventy-first in April 1861. His conduct on the field at the battle of Bull Run was conspicuous for coolness and gallantry, and in...

6/14/2011 6/14/2011

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

Daniel Phineas Woodbury (1812 – August 15, 1864) was an American soldier and an engineer during the American Civil War. Birth and early years Woodbury was born at New London, New Hampshire...

6/14/2011 6/14/2011

Click here to view the Wikipedia.com page for Stewart Lyndon Woodford Click here to view more about Stewart Lyndon Woodford on the Spanish American War Centennial Website From the 1870 federal cens...

6/14/2011 6/14/2011

John Ellis Wool (February 20, 1784 – November 10, 1869) was an officer in the United States Army during three consecutive U.S. wars: the War of 1812, the Mexican-American War and the American ...

6/14/2011 6/14/2011