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West Virginia in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

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  • Christopher Columbus Hannibal Shanabarger, (USA) (1824 - 1868)
    He was a veteran of the Civil War having served as a Sergeant in the 15th W Va Infantry Co. F. (Union Army) Photo: In the middle is Christopher Shanabarger, added by: LeeAnna Bowman 10/10/2016 to Fin...
  • Asst. Surgeon Timothy W. Ross, M.D. (USA) (1833 - 1880)
    Served as Assistant Surgeon of Company F, 7th West Virginia Infantry. Birth: Feb. 3, 1833 Ruff Creek Greene County Pennsylvania, USA Death: Apr. 6, 1880 Greene County Pennsylvania, USA Family l...
  • Capt. Jesse Lazear Barnett (USA) (1839 - 1910)
    Jesse stood five feet, nine inches tall and weighed 145 lbs. During the Civil War, he overcame two battle wounds to rise from the rank of private to become captain of Company B of the 7th West Virginia...
  • Sgt. Samuel Houston Barnett (USA) (1836 - 1913)
    Served in Company B, 1st West Virginia Cavalry. Birth: Jun. 20, 1836 Richhill Township Greene County Pennsylvania, USA Death: Apr. 9, 1913 Wind Ridge Greene County Pennsylvania, USA Company B, 1s...
  • William Henry Hornbeck, (USA) (1835 - 1903)
    William Hornbeck was the son of Moses Hornbeck and Mary Light. He married Frances E. Woods, daughter of Parmenous Woods and Martha Humphries of Virginia, who relocated to Upshur County, WV. William Hor...

This project is used to relate all units from West Virginia who served in the Union Army.