Company B


Company B
48th Pennsylvania
Roster & Descriptive Roll


Captains

James Wren: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 38; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Machinist; Residence: Pottsville; Notes: Promoted to Major, 9/30/1862; See Field & Staff; Born: 3/6/1825 in Glasgow, Scotland; Died: 1/16/1901 in Philadelphia, PA; Buried: Fairview Cemetery, Boyertown, PA.

Ulysses A. Bast: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'3; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Brown; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Machinist; Residence: Schuylkill Haven; Date of Discharge: 9/30/1864; Notes: Promoted from 1st Lt.: 9/1862; Discharged at End of Term; Born: 2/15/1839; Died: 4/29/1905 or 5/2/1925; Buried: Myrtle Grove Memorial Cemetery, Eureka, Humboldt County, CA.

Thomas P. Williams: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Ashland; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Promoted from Cpl. to 1st Lt.: 9/12/1864; Veteran

Lieutenants

John L. Wood: 1st Lt.: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 29; Height: 6'0; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Clerk; Residence: St. Clair; Date of Discharge: 12/30/1862; Notes: Promoted from 2nd Lt.: 9/29/1862; Resigned; Died: 9/4/1866; Buried: Odd Fellows’ Cemetery, St. Clair, PA.

William H. Hume: 1st Lt.: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Clerk; Residence: St. Clair; Notes: Promoted from 1st Sgt. to 2nd Lt.: 9/20/1862; to 1st Lt.: 9/1/1863; Mortally Wounded in Action, 5/31/1864 at Totopotomy Creek, VA; Died of Wounds, 6/30/1864

Thomas Johnson: 1st Lt.: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 24; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Shoemaker; Residence: Pottsville; Date of Discharge: 8/7/1864; Notes: Promoted from Sgt. to 2nd Lt.: 9/1/1863; to 1st Lt.: 7/24/1865; Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate

John Watkins: 2nd Lt.; Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Ashland; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Promoted from Private to 2nd Lt.: 5/22/1865; Veteran; Died: 3/30/1923 in Tamaqua, PA.

Sergeants

Philip D. Hughes: 1st Sgt.: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 29; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Ashland; Date of Discharge: 9/30/1864; Discharged at End of Term

Robert Campbell: 1st Sgt.: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 36; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Ashland; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Promoted to 1st Sgt.: 5/23/1865; Wounded, Petersburg 6/17/1864; Veteran; Born: 6/11/1825 in Scotland; Died: 3/3/1902 in Lackawanna County, PA; Buried: Forest Hill Cemetery, Dunmore, PA.

William Kissinger: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Painter; Residence: Schuylkill Haven; Notes: Wounded at Spotsylvania, 5/12/1864; Died of Wounds, 5/24/1864; Born: 1840; Buried: Fredericksburg National Cemetery, Fredericksburg, VA, Grave: 2191

Samuel C. Stouch: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 28; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Shoemaker; Residence: Schuylkill Haven; Discharged: 9/1864; Notes: Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate; Died: 4/12/1903

George Evans: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 26; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: St. Clair; Date of Discharge: 9/30/1864; Notes: Discharged at End of Term

John Homer: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'7 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light; Occupation: Machinist; Residence: Pottsville; Notes: Died, 4/2/1865, of wounds received in action on 4/1/1865, Petersburg, Virginia; Veteran; Buried: Poplar Grove National Cemetery, Petersburg, VA.

Isaac L. Fritz: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 23; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Blacksmith; Residence: Ashland; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Promoted to Sgt.: 2/15/1865; Veteran; Died: 9/12/1918 in National Soldiers’ Home, Virginia

Joseph Rorig/Rarig: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Machinist; Residence: Pottsville; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Promoted to Sgt.: 4/3/1865; Veteran; Died: 1/10/1887

Sebastian Bickert: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Shoemaker; Residence: Schuylkill Haven; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Veteran

John Evans: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Ashland; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Deserted, 8/29/1862; Returned 3/22/1864; Died: 1/22/1911; Likely: Buried: Brock Cemetery, Ashland, PA.

John G.W. Bassler: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: School Master; Residence: Schuylkill Haven; Date of Discharge: 11/16/1862; Notes: Born: 1843; Died: 1889; Buried; Schuylkill Haven Union Cemetery

Nelson Major: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 25; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Clerk; Residence: Pottsville   ; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll; Died: 1868; Buried: Presbyterian Cemetery, Pottsville, PA.

Corporals

Joseph Johnston: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Confectioner; Residence: Pottsville; Date of Discharge: 9/21/1864; Notes: Discharged at End of Term; Died: 3/28/1902 in Pottsville, PA.

Andrew Wren: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'7 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Moulder; Residence: Pottsville; Date of Discharge: 5/15/1865; Notes: Prisoner of War, 6/16/1864-4/21/1865; Veteran; Died: 10/23/1914; Possibly: Buried: Charles Baber Cemetery, Pottsville, PA.

Jacob Freshly: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 25; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Brickmaker; Residence: Lawrenceville; Date of Discharge: 9/30/1864; Notes; Discharged at End of Term; Died: 10/28/1902 in Chester, PA.

David J. Davis: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 34; Height: 5'3; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Miner; Residence: St. Clair; Notes: Killed in Action at Spotsylvania, 5/12/1864

Clement/Clemence Betzler: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 27; Height: 5'10; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light; Occupation: Farmer; Residence: Schuylkill Haven; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Wounded at Fredericksburg, 12/13/1862; Veteran; Born: 7/17/1835; Died: 12/11/1902; Buried: Schuylkill Haven Union Cemetery.

Joseph Kirby: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 39; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: St. Clair; Notes: Sick in hospital, 9/23/1862; Not On Muster-Out Roll; Died: 11/14/1867 in St Clair, PA.

William L. Snyder: Date of Enlistment: 2/6/1865; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865          

Joseph Zehner: Date of Enlistment: 2/6/1865; Age at Enlistment: 25; Height: 5'3; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Carpenter; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Born: 12/6/1838; Died: 5/28/1921 in Tamaqua, PA; Buried: Odd Fellows’ Cemetery, Tamaqua, PA.      

Edward Haggerty: Date of Enlistment: 12/24/1864; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'3 ½; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Boatman; Enlisted in Troy; Born: Ireland; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

Gardiner Bell: Date of Enlistment: 4/14/1864; Age at Enlistment: 34; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Pottsville; Born: Ireland; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Likely: Died: 10/19/1904; Buried: Hampton National Cemetery, Hampton, VA.       

James Perkins: Date of Enlistment: 1/21/1865; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'2 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted : Troy; Born: Ireland; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

Conrad Knapp: Date of Enlistment: 1/21/1865; Age at Enlistment: 39; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Weaver; Enlisted in Harrisburg; Born: Germany; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

Michael Maney: Date of Enlistment: 12/29/1864; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'7 ½; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Cab Driver; Enlisted in Troy; Born: Nova Scotia; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

Reuben Robinson: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 33; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Boatman; Residence: Reading ; Notes: Killed in Action at Fredericksburg, VA, 12/13/1862; Buried: Fredericksburg National Cemetery, Fredericksburg, VA

Musicians

Abraham Wadsworth: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 39; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Born: England; Residence: Port Carbon; Date of Discharge: 12/16/1862; Notes: Discharged 12/16/1862 at Fredericksburg, Virginia; Died: 12/18/1862 in Port Carbon, PA; Buried: Port Carbon Presbyterian Cemetery.  

George W. Johnson: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'4 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Ashland; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Drummer; Veteran; Died: 11/1/1924 in California

 

Privates

George Albright: Date of Enlistment: 1/26/1864; Age at Enlistment: 36; Height: 5'10; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Yeoman; Enlisted in Port Clinton; Residence: Tamaqua; Notes: Transferred from Company A; See Company A; Absent, Sick at Muster-Out; Veteran; Died: 7/10/1899

Henry Altman: Date of Enlistment: 12/30/1863; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'2 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Black; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Plasterer; Enlisted in Philadelphia; Born: Germany; Notes: Absent, Sick at Muster Out

Henry Arndt: Date of Enlistment: 1/24/1865; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

William Atkins: Date of Enlistment: 2/27/1864; Age at Enlistment: 32; Height: 5'3; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Pottsville; Born: Wales; Notes: Died at home, while on furlough; Date Unknown

Daniel M. Bankes: Date of Enlistment: 2/17/1864; Age at Enlistment: 37; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Philadelphia; Born: Brunswick, PA; Notes: Transferred from Company A; See Company A; Died at Annapolis, MD, 10/6/1864

Bernard Barnes: Date of Enlistment: 6/11/1864; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'4 ½; Complexion: Medium; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Boatman; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Ireland; Notes: Deserted, 1/1/1865

John Barron: Date of Enlistment: 2/23/1864; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; B: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865    

Alfred E. Bendley: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'8 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Cigar Maker; Residence: Pottsville: Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Veteran

James Lewis Bittler: Date of Enlistment: 12/8/1864; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'6 ½; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Farmer; Enlisted in Troy; Born: Schuylkill Co.; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Drafted; Born: 1/27/1842 in Schuylkill County; Died: 9/26/1926 in Catawissa, PA; Buried: Washingtonville Lutheran Cemetery, Washingtonville, Montour County, PA. 

John Bower: Date of Enlistment: 1/23/1865; Age at Enlistment: 27; Height: 5'5; Complexion; Dark; Eyes: Brown; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Harrisburg; Born: Germany; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

James Boyle: Date of Enlistment: 6/11/1864; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'6 ¾; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Boatman; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Ireland; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

William Bradley: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 32; Height: 5'3; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: New Castle; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: MIA at 2nd Bull Run 8/29/1862; Returned 3/24/1864

William P. Brew: Date of Enlistment: 1/19/1865; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'4 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Machinist; Enlisted in Scranton; Born: England; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute; Born: 5/1/1844; Died: 3/18/1917 in Forty Fort, PA; Buried: Wyoming Cemetery, Wyoming, Luzerne County, PA.

Joseph Brooks: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 33; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey: Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: New Castle; Date of Discharge: 9/30/1864; Notes: Discharged at End of Term

Samuel Brooks: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 29; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: New Castle; Notes: Died: 1/13/1863 near Falmouth, Virginia

William R. Brooks: Date of Enlistment: 2/19/1864; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'1 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Farmer; Enlisted in Philadelphia; Born: Reading; Notes: Transferred from Company A; See Company A; Deserted 2/6/1865

John Brown: Date of Enlistment: 3/7/1864; Age at Enlistment: 35; Height: 5'4 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Carpenter; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Transferred from Company A; See Company A; Died: 5/25/1916 in Brookston, Indiana.

Richard Brown: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: St. Clair; Notes: Wounded at Fredericksburg, 12/13/1862, arm amputated; Born in Tipton, Staffordshire, England in 1841; Died: 5/10/1882 in St. Clair; Buried: Odd Fellows’ Cemetery, St. Clair, PA.

John E. Bubeck: Date of Enlistment: 3/31/1864; Age at Enlistment: 37; Height: 5'5 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Butcher; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Germany; Date of Discharge: 6/26/1865; Notes: Discharged by General Order; Born: 1/10/1827; Died: 1/25/1898; Buried: Union Cemetery, Schuylkill Haven, PA.

Dominick Burk/Burke: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 33; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Wadesville; Notes: In hospital at Washington, 9/9/1862; Not On Muster-Out Roll; Died: 2/7/1892

John Burnhart: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 36; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Inn Keeper; Residence: Reading; Notes: Died 3/8/1864; Buried in Knoxville, Tennessee

Charles Wesley Capwell: Date of Enlistment: 12/9/1864; age at Enlistment: 26; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Carpenter; Enlisted in Troy; Born: Luzerne County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Drafted; Born: 8/11/1838; Died: 8/7/1905 in Wyoming County, PA; Buried: Overfield Cemetery, Meshoppen, Wyoming County, PA.

Philip Carlen: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'4 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Harness Maker; Residence: Reading; Date of Discharge: 9/30/1864; Notes: Discharged at End of Term

Martin Casey: Date of Enlistment: 1/18/1865; Age at Enlistment: 30; Height: 5'2; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Reading; Born: Ireland; Notes: Substitute; Transferred to the Department of the North West, 2/20/1865

Thomas Chambers: Date of Enlistment: 6/11/1864; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'2 ¾; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Boatman; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Ireland; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

Edward Cheetham: Date of Enlistment: 2/10/1865; Age at Enlistment: 24; Height: 5'8 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Black; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Miner; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: England; Date of Discharge: 7/12/1865; Notes: Discharged by General Order; Born: 3/24/1840; Died: 1903; Buried: Westminster Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd, Montgomery County, PA.

David Christ: Date of Enlistment: 2/16/1865; Age at Enlistment: 28; Height: 5'6 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Painter; Residence: Pottsville; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes:    

Theodore Coles: Date of Enlistment: 1/21/1865; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'3; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Farmer; Enlisted in Troy; Born: New York; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute; Born: 9/16/1847; Died: 7/30/1916; Buried: Schuyler Cemetery, Schuyler, Nebraska.

John Colihan: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Engineer; Residence: New Philadelphia; Date of Discharge: 9/30/1864; Notes: Discharged at End of Term; Died: 9/14/1916 in Lost Creek, PA

Thomas Connell: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 27; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Engineer; Residence: Scranton; Notes: Died of Disease, 12/18/1862

Michael Connolly: Date of Enlistment: 2/6/1865; Age at Enlistment: 25; Height: 5'3 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Ireland; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Died: 1/29/1892  

Henry Copeland: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 39; Height: 5'7 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Wheelwright; Residence: Schuylkill Haven; Notes: Wounded at 2nd Bull Run, 8/29/1862; Not On Muster-Out Roll; Died: 2/8/1871; Buried: Union Cemetery, Schuylkill Haven, PA.

John Coutts: Date of Enlistment: 2/13/1865; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'11; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Sandy; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Scotland; Notes: Killed in Action at Petersburg, 4/2/1865

Jesse Cox: Date of Enlistment: 12/13/186; Age at Enlistment: 33; Height: 5'3; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Farmer; Enlisted in Troy; Residence: Pike County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Drafted

Sanford Cox: Date of Enlistment: 12/16/1864; Age at Enlistment: 30; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Sandy; Occupation: Farmer; Enlisted in Troy; Born: Bradford County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Drafted

John Coy: Date of Enlistment: 1/17/1865; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'8 ½; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Scranton; Date of Discharge: 7/17/186; Notes:  Substitute; Died: 5/12/1928 in Johnsville, NY; Likely: Born: 1846; Buried: Prospect View Cemetery, St. Johnsville, NY.

Charles Crandall: Date of Enlistment: 12/13/1864; Age at Enlistment: 37; Height: 5'5 ½; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Farmer; Enlisted in Troy; Born: Courtland Co., NY; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Drafted; Died: 1908.

Henry B. Creitz: Date of Enlistment: 2/6/1865; Age at Enlistment: 24; Height: 5’7”; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Tailor; Residence: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Died: 6/6/1913 in Tremont, PA; Possibly: Born: 1839; Buried: Jacob’s Union Church Cemetery, New Tripoli, PA.        

Thomas Davidson: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Miner; Residence: St. Clair; Notes: Died 11/28/1862 at Hatteras, North Carolina

William Davidson: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: St. Clair; Date of Discharge: 9/30/1864; Notes: Discharged at End of Term; Died: 2/9/1912

Charles Davis: Date of Enlistment: 1/20/1865; Age at Enlistment: 24; Height: 5'10 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light; Occupation: Harness Maker; Enlisted in West Chester; Born: Canada; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

John Davis: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 27; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Miner; Residence: St. Clair; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

David Deitz: Date of Enlistment: 3/5/1864; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'3 ¼; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Germany; Date of Discharge: 5/19/1865; Notes: Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate; Died: 8/4/1924 in Nuremberg, PA.

John Deitz: Date of Enlistment: 3/5/1864; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'5 ¾; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Germany; Notes: Killed in Action at Spotsylvania, 5/12/1864

John Denny: Date of Enlistment: 1/20/1865; Age at Enlistment: 46; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Hollidaysburg; Born: Bradford County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

William H. Dentinger/Dintinger: Date of Enlistment: 2/6/1865; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'3 ¾; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Moulder; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Died: 2/25/1870; Buried: Odd Fellows’ Cemetery, Tamaqua, PA.  

Michael Divine: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Black; Occupation: Miner; Residence: New Mines; Notes: Killed in Action at Fredericksburg, VA, 12/13/1862

Patrick Dorsey: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 44; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Black; Occupation: Miner; Residence: East Mines; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

William H. Downs: Date of Enlistment: 1/23/1865; Age at Enlistment: 25; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Brown; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Blacksmith;  Enlisted in Harrisburg; Born: Bradford County; Notes: Substitute; Absent, Sick in Augur Hospital, Alexandria, VA, at Muster-Out

Charles Dress: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 31; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Black; Occupation: Conductor; Residence: Schuylkill Haven; Notes: Sick in hospital at Knoxville, TN, 10/26/1863; Not on Muster-Out Roll; Buried: Odd Fellows’ Cemetery, Shenandoah Heights, PA.

James Edwards: Date of Enlistment: 1/27/1865; Age at Enlistment: 28; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Harrisburg; Born: Ireland; Date of Discharge: 6/27/1865; Notes: Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate

Israel Eiler: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Farmer; Residence: Schuylkill Haven; Notes: Died August 7, 1862, in New York; Buried: Cypress Hills National Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York.

John Emmett: Date of Enlistment: 4/28/1864; Age at Enlistment: 40; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Brown; Hair: Light; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Harrisburg; Born: Germany; Date of Discharge: 7/12/1865; Notes: Discharged by General Order; Died: 12/25/1874

William Engle: Date of Enlistment: 3/5/1864; Age at Enlistment: 23; Height: 5'3; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Montgomery Co.; Notes: Died at Willet's Point, New York, 9/11 or 12/1864; Buried: Cypress Hills National Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York.

Patrick R. Fallon: Date of Enlistment: 1/19/1865; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Scranton; Born: Ireland; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Drafted

Christopher Fealy: Date of Enlistment: 1/18/1865; Notes: Substitute; Deserted, 3/27/1865

Abraham Ferrer/Forrer: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 39; Height: 5’10 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miller; Residence: Schuylkill Haven; Notes: Died of Disease, August 7, 1862

Michael Finnerty: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 23; Height: 5'6 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: St. Clair; Date of Discharge: 9/30/1864; Notes: Discharged at End of Term

William H. Francis: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Date of Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: St. Clair; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll; Born: 10/30/1842; Died: 8/11/1913 in Treverton, PA; Buried: Greenwood Cemetery, Treverton, Northumberland County, PA.

John Frehn: Date of Enlistment: 8/23/1861; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Middleport; Residence: Mahonoy Station; Notes: Transferred from Company I; See Company I; Died in Philadelphia, 6/8/1865; Veteran

James F. Fry: Date of Enlistment: 2/6/1865; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Moulder; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Born: 1846; Died: 2/28/1924 in Allentown, PA; Buried: Greenwood Cemetery, Allentown, PA.        

William Fry: Date of Enlistment: 2/6/1865; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Tamaqua; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Died: 1/31/1918 in Washington, D.C.; Buried: Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA; Section 17 No. 19107      

Edmund Gabriel: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 35; Height: 5'7 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Johnston, PA; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

William Richardson Gardiner: Date of Enlistment: 1/19/1865; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Enlisted in Scranton; Born: Northumberland, England; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute; Born: 9/16/1847; Died: 8/10/1914 in Dumfries, Virginia; Buried: Waite Farm Family Cemetery, Dumfries, Virginia

Benjamin Glouser/Clouser: Date of Enlistment: 4/14/1864; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'2 ¼; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Farmer; Residence: Pottsville; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Died: 2/26/1916 in Hegins, PA.            

Andrew Goodwin: Date of Enlistment: 3/17/1864; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'6 ¼; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Black; Occupation: Bricklayer; Enlisted in Norristown; Born: Tyrone, Ireland ; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

Thomas Griffith: Date of Enlistment: 3/3/1864; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'4 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Blacksmith; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: England; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes:          

John Grisneb: Date of Enlistment: 1/20/1865; Age at Enlistment: 26; Height: 5'1; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Black; Occupation: Tailor; Enlisted in Reading; Born: Germany; Date of Discharge: 6/27/1865; Notes: Substitute; Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate

John Grogg/Gregg: Date of Enlistment: 12/13/1864; Age at Enlistment: 36; Height: 5'7 ½; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Farmer; Enlisted in Troy; Born: Towanda County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Drafted; Born: 1829; Died: 2/2/1901; Buried: Monroeton Cemetery, Monroeton, Bradford County, PA.

John Haitman: Date of Enlistment: 1/20/1865: Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Yellow; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Reading; Born: Germany; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute; Died: 4/15/1913 in Indianapolis, Indiana

John Haker: Date of Enlistment: 3/2/1864; Notes: Deserted 8/12/1864

Jacob Hammer: Date of Enlistment: 4/26/1864; Age at Enlistment: 36; Height: 5'7 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Miner; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Germany; Notes: Captured; Died in Salisbury Prison, NC, 11/12/1864

Henry Harris: Date of Enlistment: 1/19/1865; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'3 or 5'5; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Sailor; Enlisted in Troy; Born: New Brunswick; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute; Deserted, Returned

William Harris: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 33; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: St. Clair; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

Joseph R. Hartman: Date of Enlistment: 1/24/1865; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5’1 ½; Complexion: Fair: Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light; Occupation: Clerk; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute; Born: 12/11/1848; Died: 9/29/1918 in Lebanon, PA; Buried: Covenant Greenwood Cemetery, Ebenezer, Lebanon County, PA.

John Heafling/Hoefling: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Carpenter; Residence: Pottsville; Date of Discharge: 9/30/1864; Notes: Discharged at End of Term; Died: 10/9/1913; Buried: Castor Cemetery, Castor, Alberta, Canada.

Carey Heaton : Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: St. Clair; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Wounded at Fredericksburg, 12/13/1862; Veteran; Died: 1905

James Hebins: Date of Enlistment: 1/21/1865; Age at Enlistment: 25; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Troy; Born: Ireland ; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

Samuel Heckman: Date of Enlistment: 3/31/1864; Age at Enlistment: 45; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Berks County; Notes: Died 6/12/1864, of wounds received in action; Buried in Arlington National Cemetery, Section 27, Site 711

William Hill: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 33; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Pottsville  ; Notes: Killed in Action at Fredericksburg, VA, 12/13/1862

Conrad Horn: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 40; Height: 5'5 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Gardener; Residence: Schuylkill Haven            ; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

John Howells: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 37; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: St. Clair; Date of Discharge: 9/30/1864; Notes: Dischagred at End of Term

Matthew Hume: Date of Enlistment: 9/21/1861; Age at Enlistment: 44; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: St. Clair; Notes: Killed in Action at Spotsylvania, 5/12/1864

Daniel Hurley: Date of Enlistment: 1/19/1865; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Boatman; Enlisted in Reading; Born: Ireland; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

James Hunter: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 29; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Scranton  ; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll; Died: 1906

Edward Huson: Date of Enlistment: 1/21/1865; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Sandy; Occupation: Builder; Enlisted in Troy; Born: Ireland; Notes: Substitute; Deserted 2/22/1865

Robert Jones: Date of Enlistment: 2/10/1865; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Black; Occupation: Cotton Spinner; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: England; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865

Charles Kershner: Date of Enlistment: 2/15/1864; Age at Enlistment: 16; Height: 5'1 ¼; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Pottsville; Date of Enlistment: 7/17/1865; Notes: Born: 2/4/1848; Died: 9/23/1929 in Pottsville; Buried: Odd Fellows’ Cemetery, Pottsville, PA  

Frederick Kettle: Date of Enlistment: 1/17/1865; Age at Enlistment: 17; Height: 5'3; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Scranton; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute; Possibly: Died: 11/3/1921 in Hallstead, PA.

Michael Kinsley: Date of Enlistment: 1/21/1865; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Miner; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 7/15/1865; Notes: Discharged by General Order

Cornelius Kirwin: Date of Enlistment: 1/21/1865; Age at Enlistment: 37; Residence: Scranton; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

Thomas Kivlin: Date of Enlistment: 1/19/1865; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Scranton; Born: New York; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

Lewis/Ludwig: Kleckner: Date of Enlistment: 2/6/1865; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'4 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Tamaqua; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Born: 3/19/1844; Died: 11/19/1928 in Tamaqua; Buried: Odd Fellows’ Cemetery, Tamaqua, PA.           

Frederick Knittle: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 24; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Schuylkill Haven; Notes: Wounded at Antietam, 9/17/1862; Killed in Action at Spotsylvania, 5/12/1864

Charles Laub: Date of Enlistment: 8/29/1864; Age at Enlistment: 28; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Weaver; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: France; Date of Discharge: 6/7/1865; Notes: Discharged by General Order; Died: 1910

Mark Lamb: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 43; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: St. Clair; Notes: Sick in hospital, 8/12/1862; Not On Muster-Out Roll

Christian Lauer: Date of Enlistment: 3/30/1864; Age at Enlistment: 34; Height: 5'7 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Blacksmith; Residence: Cressona; Born: Germany; Notes: Died 6/10/1864, of wounds received in action

Jno. C. Leffler: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Farmer; Residence: Pine Grove; Date of Discharge: 10/24/1862; Notes: Discharged by War Department; Transferred to Co. K, 1st U.S. Artillery

Thomas C. Littlehaus/Littlehales: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'3; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Engineer; Residence: New Castle; Notes: Sick in hospital, 11/16/1862; Not On Muster-Out Roll; Died: 1/27/1915 in Mahonoy City, PA; Possibly: Born: 1839; Buried: Charles Baber Cemetery, Pottsville, PA.

Jackson Long: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation; Farmer; Residence: Schuylkill Haven; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

John Louch: Date of Enlistment: 1/18/1865; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Brown; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted : Harrisburg; Notes: Substitute; Deserted 2/22/1865

James Lowley: Date of Enlistment: 1/21/1865; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Blacksmith; Enlisted in Reading; Born: Ireland; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

John Lucid: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'4 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: St. Clair; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

Peter Lufle: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Shoemaker; Residence: Lebanon City; Date of Discharge: 10/24/1862; Notes: Discharged by War Department to serve in U.S. Artillery

Christopher Lugan: Date of Enlistment: 2/16/1865; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'6 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Black; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Germany; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes:  

William McManus: Date of Enlistment: 3/17/1864; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

Anthony McNerny: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 38; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Plymouth; Date of Discharge: 10/10/1862; Notes: Discharged at Pleasant Valley, Maryland

Daniel F. Mace: Date of Enlistment: 2/6/1865; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'6 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Born: 1846; Died: 4/28/1911 in Tamaqua, PA; Buried: Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Tamaqua, PA.

Frank J. Magruder: Date of Enlistment: 1/7/1865; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Florid; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Williamsport; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

Michael Malarky/Melarkey: Date of Enlistment: 1/24/1865; Age a Enlistment: 17; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborerl Enlisted in Carlisle; Born: Massachusetts; Notes: Wounded 3/19/1865; Absent in Emory Hospital, D.C. at Muster-Out; Transferred from Company H; See Company H; Likely: Buried: Old Saint Joseph Cemetery, Ashland, PA.

Thomas Marion: Date of Enlistment: 1/21/1865; Notes: Substitute; Deserted 3/1/1865

George Marsden: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 36; Height: 5'6 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: New Castle; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Deserted, Returned; Died: 12/25/1927 in Germantown, PA.

John Mead: Date of Enlistment: 1/17/1865; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Clerk; Enlisted in Troy; Born: Halifax, Nova Scotia; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

Abraham R. Merkle/Markle: Date of Enlistment: 2/27/1864; Age at Enlistment: 23; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Wounded in head and leg at the Wilderness; Born: 4/16/1840; Died: 5/20/1892 in Delano; Buried: German Protestant Cemetery, Mahanoy City, PA.    

George P. Merridan: Date of Enlistment: 2/13/1865; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Black; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: England; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes:  

David W. Molsen: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 38; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Lock Haven; Date of Discharge: 5/12/1862; Notes: Discharged at New Bern, North Carolina

Daniel H. Moyer: Date of Enlistment: 2/6/1865; Age at Enlistment: 23; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Tamaqua; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Born: 9/11/1842; Died: 4/25/1919 in Lansford, PA; Buried: Grand Army of the Republic Cemetery, Summit Hill, Carbon County, PA.        

Laurentus C. Moyer: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Schuylkill Haven  ; Notes: Killed in Action at Spotsylvania, 5/12/1864; Veteran

Simon Moyer: Date of Enlistment: 12/3/1861; Age at Enlistment: 25; Residence: Orwigsburg; Notes: Killed in Action at the Wilderness, 5/7/1864

Thomas J. Muldoon: Date of Enlistment: 2/27/1864; Age at Enlistment: 32; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Railroader; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Ireland; Date of Discharge: 6/2/1865; Notes: Discharged by General Order; Born: 6/10/1830 in Ireland; Died: 8/18/1913 in Steelton, PA; Buried: Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Harrisburg, PA.

John Parker: Date of Enlistment: 1/19/1865; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Scranton; Born: England; Notes: Substitute; Deserted 6/24/1865

Alexander Prince: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: St. Clair; Notes: Killed in Action at Antietam, 9/18/1862

Elbridge Prince: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Boatman; Residence: St. Clair  ; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll; Transferred to Battery E, 3rd U.S. Artillery

Louis M. Reece: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 38; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Ashland; Notes: Killed in Action at 2nd Bull Run, 8/29/1862

William Reppert: Date of Enlistment: 3/1/1864; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'4 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Berks County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Buried: Schuylkill Haven Union Cemetery; Schuylkill Haven, PA.    

James Rider: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Farmer; Residence: Reading; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Wounded at Petersburg, June 17, 1864; Veteran; Died: 8/30 or 31/1889; Buried: Oak Hill Cemetery, Towanda, Bradford County, PA.

Henry Rinker: Date of Enlistment: 2/6/1865; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 6/28/1865; Notes: Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate; Possibly: Born: 1847 in Tamaqua; Died: 3/11/1884 as a result of being crushed between coal cars while working as a brakeman for the Reading Railroad; Buried: Odd Fellows’ Cemetery, Tamaqua, PA.

John Robinson: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Machinist; Residence: Pottsville; Notes: Killed in Action at Antietam, 9/17/1862

Daniel Root: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 23; Height: 5'10; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Boatman; Residence: Reading; Notes: Captured 11/1863, Knoxville; Died in Andersonville Prison, 9/14/1864, from diarhhea; Buried at Andersonville National Cemetery, Grave 8742

Melancthon Rosselle/Rozell: Date of Enlistment: 1/21/1865; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'3 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Farmer; Enlisted in Troy; Born: Broome County, New York; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute; Born: 1848; Died: 6/20/1928 in Free Soil, Michigan; Buried: Maple Grove Cemetery, Free Soil, Michigan.

Adam M. Rush: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Boatman; Residence: Reading; Notes: Born: 1841; In hospital for insanity, 10/23/1862, Washington, D.C.; Not On Muster-Out Roll; Died in Berks County Almshouse, Shillington, PA on 7/11/1898; Buried: Charles Evans Cemetery, Reading, PA.

Paul Scheck: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 44; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Schuylkill Haven; Notes: Sick in Hospital, 10/21/1862; Not On Muster-Out Roll; Later Served with 50th PA; Born: 1818 in Germany; Died: 5/29/1903 in Reading, PA; Buried: Schuylkill Haven Union Cemetery, Schuylkill Haven, PA.

William Schwartz: Date of Enlistment: 4/14/1864; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'8 ¼; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Farmer; Residence: Pottsville   ; Notes: Died 6/26/1864

Joseph Sefrin: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 33; Height: 5'7 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Blacksmith; Residence: Reading; Date of Discharge: 9/30/1864; Notes: Discharged at End of Term; Died: 1908

Alfred J. Shifferstein: Date of Discharge: 2/27/1864; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'6 ½; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Died: 3/9/1924 in Reading, PA.         

Nicholas Shitehour: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 35; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Farmer; Residence: Pottsville; Notes: Died 1/13/1863 in Washington, D.C. of chronic diarrhea; Buried: US Soldiers’ and Airmen’s Home National Cemetery, Washington, D.C.; Site H 3828

John Shoemaker: Date of Enlistment: 3/13/1865; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Farmer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Richland Co., Ohio; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

Henry Shoppell/Schappell: Date of Enlistment: 2/23/1864; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Also served in Co. I, 48th; See Company I; Died: 6/3/1925 in Philadelphia           

Gotleib Shouffler: Date of Enlistment: 2/20/1864; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'7 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Miner; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Germany; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Born: 2/26/1837; Died: 8/22/1909; Buried: Odd Fellows’ Cemetery, Centralia, Carbon County, PA.            

Absalom Showalter: Date of Enlistment: 1/20/1865; Age at Enlistment: 17; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Light; Occupation: Farmer; Enlisted in Chambersburg; Born: Bedford County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute; Born: 1846; Died: 3/31/1903 in Crystal Springs, PA; Buried: Union Christian Cemetery, Crystal Spring, Fulton County, PA. 

Wesley Silsbee: Date of Enlistment: 1/19/1865; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'4 ¾; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Scranton; Born: Bedford Co.; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

Nelson J. Sipes: Date of Enlistment: 2/14/1865; Age at Enlistment: 27; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Merchant; Enlisted in Chambersburg; Born: Fulton Co., PA; Date of Discharge: 3/27/1865; Notes: Drafted; Discharged by Special Order

John Smith: Date of Enlistment: 6/11/1864; Age at Enlistment: 23; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Boatman; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Ireland; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

George W. Snover: Date of Enlistment: 12/9/1864; Age at Enlistment: 25; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Farmer; Enlisted in Troy; Born: New Jersey; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Drafted; Born: 1/8/1838 in Wallpack Center, NJ; Died: 12/23/1918 in Skinner’s Eddy, Wyoming County, PA; Buried: Lacey Street Cemetery, Laceyville, Wyoming County, PA.

Samuel Stanley: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 32; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light; Occupation: Miner; Residence: New Castle; Notes: MIA at 2nd Bull Run, 8/29/1862; Not on Muster Out Roll

Louis/Ludwig Steinhour: Date of Enlistment: 4/5/1864; Age at Enlistment: 27; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light; Occupation: Farmer; Enlisted in Philadelphia; Born: Germany ; Notes: Absent; In Arrest for Desertion at Muster Out

Nicholas C. Stephens: Date of Enlistment: 9/29/1864; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Boatman; Enlisted in Troy; Born: Wyoming County; Notes: Drafted; Died 4/20/1865, of wounds received at Petersburg 4/2/1865

William Stevens: Date of Enlistment: 3/31/1864; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'11 ½; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Black; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Chopper; Residence: Pottsville; Born: Canada; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

William Stevenson: Date of Enlistment: 1/1/1864; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Machinist; Residence: Pottsville; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Transferred from Company G; See Company G; Captured at Pegram's Farm, 9/30/1864; Veteran

Jesse B. Sutliff: Date of Enlistment:12/8/1864; Age at Enlistment: 25; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Farmer; Enlisted in Troy; Born: Luzerne County; Date of Discharge: 6/27/1865; Notes: Drafted; Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate; Born: 11/20/1839; Died: 4/1910; Buried: Scott Cemetery, Huntington Mills, Luzerne County, PA.

Thomas Taylor: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: St. Clair; Date of Discharge: 12/91862; Notes: Discharged at Baltimore, MD; Died: 2/25/1912

David Thomas: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'3; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Pittston Ferry; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

George A. Trone: Date of Enlistment: 1/17/1865; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Blacksmith; Enlisted in Carlisle; Born: York County; Date of Enlistment: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute; Died: 11/23/1926 in Hanover, PA.

Gerhard Ulmer: Date of Enlistment: 3/2/1865; Age at Enlistment: 32; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Shoemaker; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Germany; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes:      

Charles Vaughn: Date of Enlistment: 2/7/1865; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Medium; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Black; Occupation: Pattern Maker; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Tamaqua; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes:    

John Wadsworth: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'4 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Port Carbon; Date of Discharge: 9/30/1864; Notes: Discharged at End of Term; Died: 12/22/1912 in Reading, PA.

William H. Ward: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 26; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Painter; Residence: St. Clair; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Veteran

Daniel Wary: Date of Enlistment: 3/30/1864; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'6 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Shoemaker; Residence: North Manheim; Born: Columbia County; Notes: Killed in Action at Spotsylvania, 5/12/1864

John Welch: Date of Enlistment: 12/24/1864; Age at Enlistment: 36; Height: 5'5 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Farmer; Enlisted in Troy; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

Jacob Wigner/Wagner: Date of Enlistment: 2/15/1864; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'5 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Machinist; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Schuylkill County; Notes: Captured at Pegram's Farm, 9/30/1864; Died 1/1/1865; Buried: Presbyterian Cemetery, Pottsville, PA.

John Williams: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Ashland; Notes: Killed in Action at Fredericksburg, VA, 12/13/1862

John W. Williams: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 28; Height: 5'5 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Harrisburg; Date of Discharge: 5/12/1862; Notes: Discharged at New Bern, North Carolina

Thomas G. Williams: Date of Enlistment: 9/19/1861; Age at Enlistment: 29; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Teamster; Residence: Ashland    ; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll; Drowned 8/13/1862 on the Potomac River

William Williams: Date of Enlistment: 3/3/1864; Age at Enlistment: 25; Height: 5'3 ¾; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Wales; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Died: 8/27/1922 in Allentown, PA  

William Wise: Date of Enlistment: 4/5/1864; Age at Enlistment: 45; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Grey; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes:           

John Yonker: Date of Enlistment: 3/2/1864; Age at Enlistment: 36; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Engineer; Residence: Pottsville; Born: Germany; Date of Discharge: 6/9/1865; Notes: Discharged by General Order

Henry York: Date of Enlistment: 12/24/1864; Age at Enlistment: 29; Height: 5'6 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Sailor; Enlisted in Troy; Born: Toronto, Canada; Notes: Substitute; Deserted 2/26/1865

 

Company B
48th Pennsylvania
Civil War Deaths
(38)
 


Thomas Davidson: Died 11/28/1861 at Hatteras, North Carolina

Abraham Ferrer: Died August 7, 1862

Israel Eiler: Died August 7, 1862, in New York

Thomas G. Williams: Drowned 8/13/1862 on the Potomac River

Louis M. Reece: Killed in Action at 2nd Bull Run, 8/29/1862

John Robinson: Killed in Action at Antietam, 9/17/1862

Alexander Prince: Killed in Action at Antietam, 9/18/1862

Michael Divine: Killed in Action at Fredericksburg, VA, 12/13/1862

John Williams: Killed in Action at Fredericksburg, VA, 12/13/1862

William Hill: Killed in Action at Fredericksburg, VA, 12/13/1862

Cpl. Reuben Robinson: Killed in Action at Fredericksburg, VA, 12/13/1862;

Thomas Connell: Died of Disease, 12/18/1862

Musician Abraham Wadsworth: Died: 12/18/1862 in Port Carbon, PA

Nicholas Shitehour: Died 1/13/1863 in Washington, D.C. of chronic diarrhea

Samuel Brooks: Died: 1/13/1863 near Falmouth, Virginia

William Atkins: Died at home, while on furlough; Date Unknown

John Burnhart: Died 3/8/1864; Buried in Knoxville, Tennessee

Simon Moyer: Killed in Action at the Wilderness, 5/7/1864

John Deitz: Killed in Action at Spotsylvania, 5/12/1864

Frederick Knittle: Killed in Action at Spotsylvania, 5/12/1864

Matthew Hume: Killed in Action at Spotsylvania, 5/12/1864

Cpl. David J. Davis: Killed in Action at Spotsylvania, 5/12/1864

Daniel Wary: Killed in Action at Spotsylvania, 5/12/1864

Laurentus C. Moyer: Killed in Action at Spotsylvania, 5/12/1864; Veteran

Sgt. William Kissinger: Wounded at Spotsylvania, 5/12/1864; Died of Wounds, 5/24/1864

William Schwartz: Died 6/26/1864

Lt. William H. Hume: Mortally Wounded in Action, 5/31/1864 at Totopotomy Creek, VA; Died of Wounds, 6/30/1864

Christian Lauer: Died 6/10/1864, of wounds received in action

Samuel Heckman: Died 6/12/1864, of wounds received in action

William Engle:: Died at Willet's Point, New York, 9/11 or 12/1864

Daniel M. Bankes: Died at Annapolis, MD, 10/6/1864

Daniel Root: Died in Andersonville Prison, 9/14/1864, from diarhhea

Jacob Hammer: Died in Salisbury Prison, NC, 11/12/1864

Jacob Wigner/Wagner: Died 1/1/1865;

John Coutts: Killed in Action at Petersburg, 4/2/1865

Sgt. John Homer: Died, 4/2/1865, of wounds received in action on 4/1/1865

Nicholas C. Stephens: Died 4/20/1865, of wounds received at Petersburg 4/2/1865

John Frehn: Died in Philadelphia, 6/8/1865; Veteran

 

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