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Pvt Henry Zellers Blinn (1844 - 1926)

"Fisher"

H.Z. Blinn enlisted in the Civil War when he was not quite 18-years-old and served his country until war's end as a musician. He returned to Grant County, Indiana to work the family farm.* Reference: F...

12/11/2017 7/27/2022

Sgt. Samuel Bashore (1839 - 1918)

The son of John & Jane (Heffinger) Bashore, in 1860 he was a blacksmith presumably living in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania. He stood 5' 8" tall and had dark hair and dark eyes. He married Mary McNeal, d...

4/26/2022 4/26/2022

John Catlin, (USA) (1834 - 1865)

Catlin, John BATTLE UNIT NAME: 5th Regiment, New York Cavalry SIDE: Union COMPANY: A SOLDIER'S RANK IN: Bugler SOLDIER'S RANK OUT: Bugler ALTERNATE NAME: FILM NUMBER: M551 ROLL 23 PLAQUE NUMBER: NOTES:...

5/29/2021 3/27/2022

Drummer. Served in Co. B, 113th IL Vol. Infantry.Spouse- Patience Denny* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Dec 25 2021, 18:23:24 UTC

12/25/2021 12/26/2021

CIVIL WAR VETERAN. MUSICIAN WITH CO C 149TH PA INFANTRY AUGUST 1862 TO JUNE 1865.* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Dec 18 2021, 20:04:59 UTC

7/20/2008 12/18/2021

William Mitchell, (USA) (1839 - 1923)

St Charles Daily Cosmos Monitor December 10, 1923 Page 1 William Mitchell formerly of Elsberry died at St. Joseph's hospital Saturday night, December 8th, at 9 o'clock at the age of 81 years, two month...

5/25/2018 9/12/2021

Andrew Richards, (USA) (1845 - 1916)

Andrew Richards (1845–1916), was the son of slaveowners who had come to hate the institution, enlisting as a bugler and drummer boy in the Union Army at the outbreak of the American Civil War in 1861. ...

7/17/2021 7/17/2021

GEDCOM Note ===Austin& Sally (Backus) Watrous migrated from Granville, Washington Co., NY, to Freetown, Cortland Co., NY in 1810 with their first six children; a fra House was built around 1850 on the ...

7/20/2010 6/19/2021

Augustus Allen Barber, III (USA) (1846 - 1881)

"Gus"

Son of Augustus Barber & Clarissa Langford. Nicknamed "Gus". A Civil War veteran, he was sixteen when he entered the Union Army at Mattoon, IL. Served four years as a drummer for the 62nd Illinois Infa...

6/21/2014 5/22/2021

Major George Payne, (USA) MP (1805 - 1892)

Civil War Service: George Payne , United States Civil War Soldiers Index, 1861-1865 * Event Type: Military* Event Date: 1861-1865* Event Place: Ohio* Name: George Payne* Event Type: Military Service* M...

12/10/2017 2/7/2021

Enlisted May 4, 1861 Discharged Jun 28, 1865 aka RombergerThe son of John Adam & Susannah (Romberger) Klinger, in 1860 he was a laborer and miller living with his family in Upper Paxton Township, Dauph...

12/9/2020 12/10/2020

(USA) Caleb A. Lamb (1829 - 1891)

CO E INDIANA 46 INF REGIMENTDRUMMERCIVIL WAR

7/5/2020 7/5/2020

(USA), Lewis Spangler (1842 - 1895)

Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : May 30 2020, 0:56:35 UTC * Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : May 30 2020, 20:27:24 UTC * Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : May 30 2...

5/29/2020 6/8/2020

Served as a musician (fifer) in Co. C, 83rd Pennsylvania Infantry Parent of Estella May, Luella, Harry, Percy W. and Merta S.1890 Veterans Schedule: Siggins, Nathaniel S. Musician; Company: C; Pa. Inf....

4/17/2020 4/17/2020

Pvt. (USA) John Peter Walter (1810 - 1876)

"Peter Walter"

Peter was born in Pennsylvania ca. 1809-1810. Per daughters' (Catherine and Sadie) death certificates, Peter was born in Philadelphia (the informant was Walter A. Light, Sadie's daughter and Peter's gr...

7/2/2019 7/2/2019

John Wesley Jarvis BIRTH 16 Aug 1842 Gilmer County, West Virginia, USA DEATH 22 Dec 1922 (aged 80) Elk Hills, Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA BURIAL Thomas Jarvis Cemetery Elk Hills, Kanawha County...

4/6/2011 4/24/2019

Military marker with flag. NOTE: The 1920 Census in Lititz, Lancaster Co., PA lists a George W. Hackman (DOB: about 1844, born in PA) living with Son-in-law and daughter; John & Annie Bender.Civil War ...

10/1/2018 10/1/2018

Cocker, William* BATTLE UNIT NAME:* 121st Regiment, Pennsylvania Infantry* SIDE:* Union* COMPANY:* I* SOLDIER'S RANK IN:* Musician* SOLDIER'S RANK OUT:* Corporal* ALTERNATE NAME:* FILM NUMBER:* M554 RO...

9/24/2018 9/24/2018

Mus. (USA) Norman W. Earl (c.1833 - 1917)

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: UnionRank: MusicianCo.: KRegt.: 16th Vt.Branch: InfantryAge: 28, credited to Chester, VT Unit(s): 16th VT INF, 1st VT BGD Band Service: enl 9/15/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co...

3/7/2016 6/2/2018

Pvt. Marcus T. Carpenter (1844 - 1908)

Marcus T. Carpenter served in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War as a Private and a Musician in Company A and F&S of the 1st Mississippi Light Artillery Regiment. He enlisted in Company...

1/24/2018 1/24/2018

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: UnionMustered in as Musician: 16th corps,2nd div., 2nd brigadeEnlisted: Sept. 10, 1864Rank: Pvt.Co.: ERegt.: 6th Minn. Vol.Transferred: Co. B Regt.: 6th Written as record...

11/4/2014 6/24/2017

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

Robert F. Johnston served in the Union Army during the American Civil War in Company A, 31st Illinois Infantry Regiment. He entered service on 15 Aug 1861 and mustered in on 18 Sep 1861 in Cairo, IL wi...

9/20/2013 6/3/2017

Civil War Affiliation: UnionEnlisted: Aug. 1. 1862Rank: MusicianCo. FRegiment: 2nd TennesseeBranch: CalvaryDied: February 22, 1863, of disease, at Murfreesboro, Tennessee Link : Regiment Tennessee Volu...

5/10/2017 5/10/2017

Qtr. Mr. Michael Frederick Swartzcope (1820 - 1901)

"Swartzcope"

Son of Joseph Swartzcope & Catherine Anna Broixdam. Joseph was born in Bohemia and was a weaver. He served as a soldier under Napoleon and was wounded at the battle of Austerlitz. He and Catherine were...

2/25/2011 5/10/2017

John Terrell served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He first entered service on on 15 Aug 1861 and mustered in on 18 Sep 1861 in Cairo, IL in Company I, 31st Illinois Infantry Regiment...

11/21/2016 5/2/2017

John Fuller served in the Union Army during the American Civil War in the 31st Illinois Infantry Regiment. He entered service on 15 Aug 1861 and mustered in on 18 Sep 1861 in Cairo, IL in Company I wit...

11/11/2008 5/2/2017

Samuel D. Billings served in the Union Army during the American Civil War in the 31st Illinois Infantry Regiment. He entered service on 10 Aug 1861 and mustered in on 18 Sep 1861 in Cairo, IL in Compan...

5/2/2017 5/2/2017

Prin. Mus. Orson Nichols (1806 - 1876)

Orson Nichols, was born in Hamilton, Dec. 2, 1806, and died in Lonoke, Ark., Sept. 23, 1876. Mr. Nichols was a farmer. He resided in Schoolcraft, Mich., until 1855, then moved to Galesburgh, Ill., and ...

5/2/2017 5/2/2017

Pvt. Harrison H. Hoover (1843 - 1928)

Harrison Hoover served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He served in Company G, 84th Indiana Infantry Regiment and in Company H, 7th Veteran Reserve Corps. He is probably also the same ...

5/2/2017 5/2/2017

Samuel Steele served in the Union Army during the American Civil War in the 31st Illinois Infantry Regiment. He enlisted on Sep 18, 1861 in Company F with the rank of Musician. He later re-enlisted as ...

4/29/2017 4/29/2017

Mus. Rezin Beall Johnson (1833 - 1903)

Rezin Beall Johnson served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He enlisted in Company H, 157th Ohio Infantry Regiment on 15 May 1864 with the rank of Musician. Mustered out on 02 Sep 1864 ...

1/31/2017 4/10/2017

(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 3/1/2017

JOHN' A., son of Levi Sapp (176) and Mary Colopy was born Dec. 14, 1844. Enlisted Oct. 15, ISGl, in Co. E. 20th Ohio Vol. Reenlisted in 2nd Ohio Heavy Artillery. Mustered out Aug. 23, 1865. Graduated f...

6/20/2008 12/24/2016

Served three and one-half years in the 76th Reg., Pa. Vol. Inf., as drummer boy (this being his father's regiment) [ ]

9/28/2016 9/28/2016

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: UnionCo.: GReg.: 16th Wis. InfantryRank/ duty: Brig Band U. S. Volunteers Link : HAZEN was born in 1817 in Copenhagen, Lewis County, New York. He was one of nine brothers...

8/28/2016 9/4/2016

George Blodgett Hazen (1841 - d.)

Civil War Veteran Affilation: UnionState: Minn.Enlisted: 2/24/1863Rank: Musician/ BuglerCo.: BRegt.: Hatch's Bat. Branch: CalvaryDischarge: 6/9/1866Injuries: (listed on admission to Soldier's Home pape...

9/1/2016 9/1/2016

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: UnionEnlisted: 4/29/1861Rank: Private/ MusicianRegt.: 1st Minn. InfantryDischarged: 8/8/1862Re-enlisted: 3/29/1864Regt.: 2nd Minn. CalvaryDischarged: 11/22/1865 Links :

9/1/2016 9/1/2016

In the fall of 1861, he enlisted, in Philadelphia, in the 8th P.V.C., was mustered in as chief, or regiment bugler, until February 1863, when all musicians were mustered out by special order. Ex-bugler...

8/14/2016 8/14/2016

Sylvester Jackson served in the Union Army during the Civil War. He first enlisted in Company Band, Wisconsin 3rd Infantry Regiment on 29 Jun 1861. Mustered out on 22 Jul 1862 as a Musician. He then en...

12/16/2008 7/17/2016

John James served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He enlisted in Company I, Wisconsin 18th Infantry Regiment on 07 Dec 1861 as a Musician. Promoted to Full Sergeant. Mustered out on 10...

7/12/2016 7/12/2016

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: UnionMustered in: Dec. 12, 1863Promoted to Musician: Dec. 29th, 1863Promoted to principle musician: March 1, 1864Regts.: 18th Maine Volunteers and 1st Maine Heavy Artille...

2/15/2009 7/3/2016

Pvt. Erastus Emerson Brainard (1836 - 1915)

"Emerson E. Brainard"

: Nov. 6, 1836 Ohio, USA Death: Jul. 29, 1915 Sandusky Erie County Ohio, USACivil War 125th Ohio Volunteer Infantry musicianSon of Erastus and Mary (Hart) Brainard.Emerson married Susan J. Chase 6 July...

6/9/2016 6/9/2016

Timothy S. Cook (1837 - 1911)

Timothy came to Lafayette county with his parents and sister when he was on year old. He married Jeanette Riddle in 1863 and had 6 more children. In 1865 he enlisted in the Civil War, Co E 153rd Regime...

4/8/2014 4/12/2016

Pvt. J. Stewart Burright (1835 - 1916)

Stewart married Abigail 14 Sept 1856 in White Oak Grove, Ogle, ILL.Their children Alice, Emily, William, Delbert, Theresa, Charles, Jessie, Lewis.Pvt Burright served in the Civil War in the 14th Iowa C...

11/28/2015 4/8/2016

Maj. Gen. John Lincoln Clem, Sr. (1851 - 1937)

"The Little Drummer Boy of Chickamauga"

Lincoln Clem (August 13, 1851 – May 13, 1937) was a United States Army general who served as a drummer boy in the Union Army in the American Civil War. He gained fame for his bravery on the battlefield...

8/24/2013 3/5/2016

Mus. Alexander Johnson (USA) (deceased)

"The Little Drummer Boy", "Howard"

H. Johnson enlisted at the age of 16 as a drummer boy in the 54th Massachusetts Infantry. He was the first black musician to enlist during the Civil War, and is depicted as the drummer leading the colu...

2/22/2016 2/23/2016

L. B. MERRIAM, a pioneer of 1881, is a native of Maine, born August 3, 1835. He received an academic education, then engaged in lumbering. He became very extensively interested in that business, erecti...

10/14/2008 2/22/2016

Calvin Miller enlisted in Company B, North Carolina 37th Infantry Regiment on 20 Nov 1861. Promoted to Full Musician on 15 Feb 1862. Promoted to Full Priv on 31 Dec 1864. * Reference: Find A Grave Memo...

2/20/2016 2/22/2016

Lived in Caldwell and Watauga County, NC most of his adult life. Moved to Idaho in 1902. Died there in 1910. His wife died in California in 1913. He was in the Civil War and enlisted in Company B, Nort...

7/30/2009 2/20/2016

Drum Maj. John Bailey Nicklin, II (1843 - 1919)

"(USA)"

Private in Company K, 100th Pennsylvania Infantry and Drum Major 55th Pennsylvania Infantry in the American Civil War.*

9/16/2008 2/10/2016

Roland enlisted as a musician in Company B, 4th Infantry Regiment Ohio on 20 Apr 1861. He was mustered out on 21 Aug 1861. The regiment included two companies from Mount Vernon, plus 6 from other parts...

1/24/2016 1/29/2016

Henry S. Chandler (1826 - bef.1890)

Civil War Service Affiliation: UnionRank: MusicianCompany: F, S Regiment: 9th Additional service: Company G/ 10th RegimentBranch: Connecticut Infantry HENRY S. CHANDLER( Roderick 7, Thomas 6, Joseph, D...

1/17/2016 1/17/2016

Christian Abraham Fleetwood (July 21, 1840–September 28, 1914), was a non-commissioned officer in the United States Army, an editor, a musician, and a government official. He received the Medal of Hono...

5/20/2011 12/1/2015

drummer boy, 14 years of age, and severely wounded and exposed to a heavy fire from the enemy, he persistently remained upon the field of battle until he had reported to Gen. W. T. Sherman the necessit...

11/13/2015 11/30/2015

James Snedden (1849 - 1919)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Musician James Snedden, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 5 Jun...

4/4/2012 11/30/2015

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Musician Alason P. Webber, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 27...

2/16/2012 11/30/2015

Cornelius married Sarah Margaret Wilmoth Feb 14 1885 Keota, Custer, NE. Their children Chamelia, Lela Vera, Edith Leona, Johnny, Ernest Lester, Christopher Charles, Bryan William, George Dewey, Mary El...

4/16/2014 11/28/2015