Company C


Company C
Descriptive Roster



Captains:

Henry Pleasants: Enlistment Date: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 29; Occupation: Civil Engineer; Residence: Pottsville; Notes: Promoted to Lt. Col., 9/20/1862 (See Field and Staff); Born: 2/16/1833 in Buenos Aires, Argentina; Died: 3/26/1880; Buried: Charles Baber Cemetery, Pottsville, PA  
Henry Pleasants 
[Courtesy of Ronn Palm, Museum of Civil War Images] 


Post War View of Henry Pleasants
[Hoptak Collection] 


George Gowen: Enlistment Date: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 21; Occupation: Civil Engineer; Residence: Pottsville; Notes: Promoted from 1st Lt. to Capt. on 1/1/1864; Promoted to Lt. Col., 12/20/1864 (See Field & Staff); Killed in Action As Colonel, Commanding Regiment, on 4/2/1865 at Petersburg.  
George Gowen
[From The Story of the Forty-Eighth by Joseph Gould] 


William Clark: Enlistment Date: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 32; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Black; Occupation: Farmer; Residence: Port Clinton; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Promoted from Sgt. to 2nd Lt. on 11/26/1862; to 1st Lt. on 6/26/1864; Promoted to Capt. on 3/1/1865; Veteran


1st Lieutenants

T.J. Fitzsimmons: Enlistment Date: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 25; Occupation: Machinist; Residence: Pottsville; Date of Discharge: 11/22/1862; Notes: Promoted from 2nd Lt. on 9/28/1862; Resigned; Died: 11/28/1887 in Washington, D.C.

Charles Loeser: Enlistment Date: 10/1/1861; Age at Enlistment: 25; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Florid; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light; Occupation: Express Messenger; Residence; Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 10/1/1864; Notes: Promoted from Sgt. Maj. to 2nd Lt. on 9/20/1862; Promoted to 1st Lt. on 1/1/1864; Promoted to Adjutant on 6/25/1864; Discharged upon End of Term; Born: 1835; Died: 1911; Buried: Newburg Cemetery, Newburg, PA.

James Clark: Enlistment Date: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 26; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Black; Occupation: Yeoman; Residence: Philadelphia; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Veteran; Died: 5/2/1887 at age 46; Buried: Lincoln Cemetery, Harrisburg, PA.


2nd Lieutenants

Henry Weiser: Enlistment Date: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark Brown; Occupation: Boatman; Residence: Port Clinton; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Wounded Petersburg, June 17, 1864; Veteran; Born: 1/10/1840 in Port Clinton, PA; Died: 6/22/1914 in Selden, Kansas; Buried: Selden Cemetery, Selden, KS.


Sergeants

Samuel Weiser: Enlistment Date: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Dark Hazel; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Boatman; Residence: Port Clinton; Died: 6/2/1889.                   

Charles Erdman: Enlistment Date: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'6 ½; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Red; Occupation: Machinist; Residence: Chicago, Illinois; Notes: Deserted 9/10/1862; Became Sgt. Maj. 121st OH; Died: 10/16/1917 in Louisville, KY.

Charles Miller: Enlistment Date: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 27; Height: 6'0 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Coal Operator; Residence: Philadelphia; Notes: Promoted to 2nd Lt. Co. H, 1/1/1862 (See Company H); Died: 3/27/1887.  

John Roarty/Rorty: Enlistment Date: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'3; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 2/5/1865; Notes: Wounded at 2nd Bull Run, 8/29/1862; Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate; Veteran

Jonas Geier/Geiger: Enlistment Date: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'8 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Orwigsburg; Notes: Wounded at the Battle of the Wilderness 5/6/1864; Absent, sick in hospital at muster-out; Veteran

Samuel Wallace: Enlistment Date: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 25; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Boatman; Residence: Port Clinton; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Veteran

John Shelby: Enlistment Date: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'5 ¼; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Veteran

Henry Rudge: Enlistment Date: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 31; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark Brown; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Veteran

Oliver C. Hatch: Enlistment Date: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 27; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark Hazel; Hair: Black; Occupation: Yeoman; Residence: Port Clinton; Notes: Regimental History lists him as being killed at 2nd Bull Run; However, upon his tombstone is inscribed: Born: 5/7/1830; Died: 2/27/1912; Buried: Port Clinton Cemetery, Port Clinton, PA.

Arthur P. Hatch: Enlistment Date: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 23; Height: 5'9 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Black; Occupation: Yeoman; Residence: Port Clinton; Notes: Died 2/14/1863 of Heart Disease at Newport News, VA


Corporals

Michael Condron: Enlistment Date: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'10; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Schuylkill County; Notes: Captured; Died 11/30/1864 in Salisbury Prison, North Carolina; Veteran; Born: 1839; Buried: "Unknown" Plot, Salisbury National Cemetery.

Michael Condron
[Hoptak Collection] 


William Livingston: Enlistment Date: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 25; Height: 5'5 ½; Complexion: Dar; Eyes: Blue; Hair Brown: Light Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Port Clinton; Notes: Died 1/2/1865 of wounds received; Veteran

James Nicholson: Enlistment Date: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 24; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Schuylkill County; Notes: Wounded at Petersburg, 4/2/1865; Died of Wounds 4/24/1865; Veteran

James (or John) Shenk: Enlistment Date: 4/5/1862; Age at Enlistment: 23; Date of Discharge: 6/7/1865; Notes: Discharged by General Order; Born: 1/15/1841; Died: 5/2/1912 in South Bethlehem, PA; Buried: Fountain Hill Cemetery, Fountain Hill, PA.

James Horn: Enlistment Date: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'8 ¼; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Light Hazel; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Wounded at Antietam, 9/17/1862; Veteran

John Harrison: Enlistment Date: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'3; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Miner; Residence: St. Clair ; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Veteran

Casper Henry: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 23; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Machinist; Residence: Pottsville; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Veteran

William  Daubert, Jr. : Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 23; Height: 5'10 ¾; Complexion: Dark; Hair: Dark Hazel; Eyes: Blue; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Tamaqua; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Veteran

Alfred Miller: Date of Enlistment: 3/1/1864; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Medium; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Blacksmith; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Berks County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Transferred from another regiment

David O'Brien: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 24; Height: 5'11; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Schuylkill County; Notes: Discharged by Order of Court Martial, 9/24/1862

James Hood: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 6'0; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Pottsville; Notes: Transferred to Battery K, 4th U.S. Artillery, 10/24/1862

Richard Ryan: Date of Enlistment: 3/1/1864; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'6 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Black; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Pottsville; Born: Ireland; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865       

James Elliot: Date of Enlistment: 2/8/1865; Age at Enlistment: 24; Height: 5'8 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Occupation: Farmer; Residence: Philadelphia; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865  

James Gribons: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 25; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Port Clinton; Notes: Wounded at Antietam, 9/17/1862; Not On Muster-Out Roll

Edward Manahan/Monahan: Cpl. 9/11/1861 23; 5'5 ¼; Light Complexion; Blue Eyes; Light Brown Hair; Shoemaker; Residence: Ashland; Notes: Wounded at Antietam, 9/17/1862; Not On Muster-Out Roll

John Dooley: Date on Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 23; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Schuylkill County; Notes: Transferred to Battery E, 4th U.S. Artillery, 10/24/1862


Musicians

Lewis Howard: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'3 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Veteran; Died: 3/24/1926 at the National Soldiers' Home, Virginia; Buried: Hampton National Cemetery, Hampton, VA.

Henry Hirst: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 27; Height: 5'0; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Light Hazel; Hair: Yellow; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Pottsville; Notes: Deserted 10/1/1862

James Brennan: Date of Enlistment: 12/9/1861; Age at Enlistment: 17; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 2/16/1862; Notes: Discharged


Privates

Dennis Adams: Date of Enlistment: 2/20/1864; Age at Enlistment: 39; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Florid; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Pottsville; Born: Ireland; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Transferred from Company F; Veteran

Robert Beatty: Date of Enlistment: 8/22/1864; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'6 ¼; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Farmer; Residence: Pittsburgh; Notes: Drafted; Deserted, Returned; Absent at Muster-Out by reason of Court Martial

Harrison Betz: Date of Enlistment: 3/1/1864; Age at Enlistment: 17; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Schuylkill County; Notes: Absent; Sick in Hospital at Muster-Out

Charles N. Botts: Date of Enlistment: 1/23/1865; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Mason; Residence: Williamsport; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute; Died 10/19/1897.

Peter Bowman: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 44; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark Brown; Occupation: Shoemaker; Residence: Hamburg; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll; Born: 1818; Died: 5/13/1878; Buried: Saint John's Cemetery, Hamburg, PA.

Thomas Boyle: Date of Enlistment: 3/1/1864; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Medium; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Pottsville; Born: Ireland; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Born 3/26/1844 in County Tipperary, Ireland; Died 7/13/1916 in Santa Monica, California; Buried: Woodlawn Cemetery, Santa Monica, CA.  

Orlando Bradley: Date of Enlistment: 1/31/1865; Age at Enlistment: 24; Height: 5'8 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Black; Hair: Black; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Easton; Born: Canada; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

Edward Brennan: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Schuylkill County; Discharged: 10/24/1862; Notes: Discharged by Order of the War Department

M. Brennan: Date of Enlistment: 3/5/1864; Discharged: 6/22/1865; Notes: Prisoner of War from 9/30/1864 to March 1, 1865; Discharged by General Order

Murt. Brennan: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Schuylkill County; Notes: Wounded at 2nd Bull Run, 8/29/1862; Discharged 12/15/1862; Reenlisted into Company F (See Company F); Died: 3/9/1892; Buried: Shamokin Cemetery, Shamokin, PA.  

William Brennan: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 25; Height: 5'6 ¾; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 10/24/1862; Notes: Transferred to Battery K, 4th U.S. Artillery; Died: 1910.

William Brooks: Date of Enlistment: 1/25/1865; Age at Enlistment: 29; Height: 6'0; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Williamsport; Born: Ireland; Notes: Deserted 2/20/1865 near Petersburg

Daniel Brown: Date of Enlistment: 3/26/1864; Height: 5'10 ¼; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Grey; Occupation: Blacksmith; Residence: Wayne Township; Born: Orange Co., NJ; Notes: Killed in Action at Spotsylvania, 5/12/1864

John Buchanan: Date of Enlistment: 9/20/1864; Age at Enlistment: 39; Height: 6'3; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Farmer; Residence: Allegheny City; Born: Ireland; Notes: Drafted; Discharged by General Court Martial, Date Unknown; Born: 8/4/1827 in Ireland; Died: 1/9/1906 in Clarinda, IA; Buried: Clarinda Cemetery, Page County, Iowa.

James Bundy: Date of Enlistment: 12/20/1864; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'10; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Black; Occupation: Farmer; Residence; Williamsport; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Drafted; Born: 12/27/1831; Died: 3/9/1911; Buried: Odin Cemetery, Odin, Potter County, PA.

William Burke: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 43; Height: 5'11 ¼; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark Brown; Occupation: Mason; Residence; Schuylkill County; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

Jno. Carr: Date of Enlistment: 1/24/1865; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'10 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Brown; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Sailor; Enlisted in Williamsport; Born: Montreal, Canada; Notes: Substitute; Deserted 2/21/1865

Daniel Carroll: Date of Discharge: 3/24/1864; Age at Enlistment: 26; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Ireland; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

William Cassidy: Date of Discharge: 1/21/1865; Age at Enlistment: 31; Height: 5'8 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Norristown; Born: Ireland; Notes: Substitute; Deserted 4/2/1865

Robert Clark: Date of Enlistment: 3/1/1864; Date of Enlistment: 12/1864; Notes: Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate; Died: 2/6/1915 at age 85; Buried: Fairview Cemetery, West Catasauqua, Lehigh County, PA.

James Cockley: Date of Enlistment: 4/7/1864; Age at Enlistment: 24; Height: 5'4 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: West Troy, NY; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Died: 8/30/1911 

James Connor: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 23; Height: 5'6 ¾; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Born: Schuylkill County; Notes: Transferred to Co. E, Date Unknown

Dominick Cummings: Date of Enlistment: 1/19/1865; Age at Enlistment: 37; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Reading; Born: Ireland; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865          

Edmund Daniels: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 30; Height: 5'5 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark Hazel; Complexion: Light; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Schuylkill County; Notes: Died of chronic diarrhea 11/1/1862

Lindsay Davis: Date of Enlistment: 9/20/1864; Age at Enlistment: 24; Height: 5'11; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Farmer; Residence: Green County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Drafted; Deserted, Returned; Died: 1/4/1891; Buried: Windy Gap Cemetery, Greene County, PA.  

Paul Dehne: Date of Enlistment: 1/26/1865; Age at Enlistment: 23; Height: 5'6 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Brown; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Barkeeper; Enlisted in Easton; Born: Germany; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute; Died: 9/14/1930 in Cleveland, OH.

Allen A. DeLong: Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'3 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 4/1/1865; Notes: Transferred to Veteran's Reserve Corps; Born: 10/26/1845; Died: 4/23/1908; Became a Reverend after the war; Buried: Easton Heights Cemetery, Easton, PA.  

William Demmorce: Date of Enlistment: 6/8/1863; Date of Discharge: 6/26/1865; Notes: Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate

Henry Dersh: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 24; Height: 5'5 ¾; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Black; Hair: Dark Brown; Occupation: Shoemaker; Residence: Schuylkill County; Notes: Wounded at Antietam, 9/17/1862; In hospital in Baltimore; Not On Muster-Out Roll; Died: 7/5/1925 in Bluff Point, NY.

Charles F. Dintinger: Date of Enlistment: 3/2/1864; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'8 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Teamster; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Schuylkill County; Notes: Transferred from Co. A, 8/21/1864;Captured at Pegram's Farm, 9/30/1864; Died in Salisbury Prison, NC, 11/1864

John Dougherty: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 29; Height: 5'7 ¼; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Red; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 10/5/1864; Notes: Discharged at End of Term

John Dooling/Dolan: Date of Enlistment: 3/11/1864; Age at Enlistment: 30; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Miner; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Ireland; Notes: Absent; Sick in Hospital at Muster-Out; in hospital since 6/3/1864; Transferred from Company D

John Door: Date of Enlistment: 4/23/1864; Age at Enlistment: 23; Height: 5'6 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Ireland; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

Henry Dumott: Date of Enlistment: 1/25/1865; Age at Enlistment: 27; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Troy; Born: Scotland; Notes: Substitute; Deserted 3/16/1865

William Dundley: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'7 ¾; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: St. Clair; Date of Discharge: 10/24/1862; Notes: Transferred to Battery E, 4th U.S. Artillery

Andrew Dunlevy: Date of Enlistment: 3/23/1864; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'3; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Harrisburg; Born: Ireland; Notes: Absent; Sick in Hospital at Muster-Out; in hospital since 6/19/1864.

Thomas Dunn: Date of Enlistment: 1/24/1865; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'8 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Black; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Williamsport; Born: Ireland; Notes: Substitute; Deserted 2/20/1865

Henry Earley: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'11; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 4/1/1865; Notes: Transferred to Veteran's Reserve Corps, 4/1/1865; Veteran

Michael Earley: Date of Enlistment: 3/23/1864; Age at Enlistment: 35; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Sandy; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Harrisburg; Born: Ireland; Notes: Deserted, 5/1/1864

William J. Elliot: Date of Enlistment: 2/8/1865; Age at Enlistment: 28; Height: 5'10; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light; Occupation: Farmer; Residence: Philadelphia; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Died: 3/27/1903          

William Farrel: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 27; Height: 5'7 ¼; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 10/24/1865; Notes: Transferred to Battery E, 4th U.S. Artillery

Patrick Farrell: Date of Enlistment: 3/1/1864; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'7 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Schuylkill Co.; Notes: Died 9/23/1864

William Fitzpatrick: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 34; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Veteran

Daniel Flagerty: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 24; Height: 5'7 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Schuylkill County; Notes: Died 5/28/1862 at New Bern, North Carolina

David Foust: Date of Enlistment: 9/30/1864; Age at Enlistment: 36; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Farmer; Residence: Fayette County; Notes: Drafted; Deserted 6/23/1865

Albert T. Frazier: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 36; Height: 5'9 ¼; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark Brown; Occupation: Boiler Maker; Residence: Pottsville; Notes: Died of Consumption, 10/14/1862

Henry Fulmer: Date of Enlistment: 1/24/1865; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'3 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Enlisted in Harrisburg; Born: Lancaster; Notes: Substitute; Absent, in hospital at muster out; Sent to Hospital in June 1865

James T. Gates: Date of Enlistment: 1/23/1865; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Williamsport; Born: Canada; Notes: Substitute; Deserted 3/27/1865

Abraham Gecker: Date of Enlistment: 2/11/1864; Notes: Killed in Action while on the Picket Line 6/23/1864, Petersburg, Virginia

Barney Gettler: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 38; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark Hazel; Hair: Black; Occupation: Shoemaker; Residence: Pottsville; Notes: Killed in Action  at 2nd Bull Run, 8/29/1862

Thomas Gilchrist: Date of Enlistment: 9/20/1864; Age at Enlistment: 39; Height: 6'4; Complexion: Florid; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Sandy; Occupation: Farmer; Residence: Allegheny City, Butler County; Notes: Drafted; Discharged by General Court Martial, Date Unknown; Died: 11/23/1916 in Harrisville, PA.

Charles H. Gordon: Date of Enlistment: 1/24/1865; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'7 ½; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Black; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Williamsport; Born: England; Notes: Substitute; Deserted 2/21/1865

Gilbert Graham: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 25; Height: 5'4 ¼; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Light Hazel; Hair: Black; Occupation: Farmer; Residence: Schuylkill County; Notes: Wounded, Petersburg, June 18, 1864; Died 4/1/1865; Veteran; Like Buried: City Point National Cemetery, Hopewell, VA.

John Green: Date of Enlistment: 1/28/1865; Age at Enlistment: 25; Height: 5'4 ½; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Baker; Enlisted in Troy; Born: Canada; Notes: Substitute; Deserted 2/9/1865

Benjamin F. Griffiths: Date of Enlistment: 1/21/1865; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Florid; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Chestnut; Occupation: Farmer; Enlisted in Reading; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute; Died: 10/19/1928 in Coatesville, PA.

Casper Grodurant: Date of Enlistment: 12/20/1864; Age at Enlistment: 33; Height: 5'11 ½; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Farmer; Enlisted in Williamsport; Born: New York; Date of Discharge: 6/3/1865; Notes: Substitute; Wounded at Petersburg, 4/2/1865; Discharged by General Order; Died: 12/18/1891; Buried: Riverside Cemetery, Windsor, Broome County, NY.

Jacob A. Grover: Date of Enlistment: 2/11/1864; Age at Enlistment: 23; Height: 5'11; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Shoemaker; Enlisted in Philadelphia; Born: Berks County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865         

Henry Guysi: Date of Enlistment: 6/24/1865; Date of Discharge: 6/27/1865; Notes: Substitute; Discharged by General Order; Died: 2/21/1909 at the National Military Home, Tennessee; Buried: Mountain Home National Cemetery, Johnson City, Tennessee.

Jacob Haines: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 26; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Boatman; Residence: Port Clinton; Date of Discharge: 6/27/1865; Notes: Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate; Veteran; Born: 1829; Died: 1/30/1894; Buried: Saint John's Cemetery, Hamburg, PA.

William J. Haines: Date of Enlistment: 1/1/1864; Notes: Wounded at Spotsylvania, 5/12/1864; Transferred to Veteran's Reserve Corps

Samuel Harrison: Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 4'11 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Light Brown; Coal Miner; Residence: St. Clair; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Wounded at Fredericksburg 12/13/1862; Veteran

James Hartley: Date of Enlistment: 9/21/1864; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'10; Complexion: Florid; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Farmer; Residence: Allegheny City, Butler County; Notes: Drafted; Discharged by General Court Martial, Date Unknown

John F. Hartman: Date of Enlistment: 2/11/1864; Age at Enlistment: 28; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Black; Occupation: Fireman; Enlisted in Philadelphia; Born: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 6/22/1865; Notes: Discharged by General Order; Died: 7/22/1892 (?); Port Clinton, PA.

John Hartnet: Date of Enlistment: 3/24/1864; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'8 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Ireland ; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

George W. Hatch: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 28; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark Brown; Occupation: Boatman; Residence: Port Clinton; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Veteran; Buried: Port Clinton Cemetery, Port Clinton, PA.

Thomas Hauhn: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 29; Height: 5'4 ¼; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Black; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Schuylkill County; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

Charles H. Henry: Date of Enlistment: 1/24/1865; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Williamsport; Born: Germany; Notes: Substitute; Deserted 2/9/1865

Jacob Hoffman: Date of Enlistment: 11/16/1864; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'7 ¾; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Farmer; Residence: Pittsburgh; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Drafted; Deserted, Returned; Born: 5/15/1841 in Germany; Died: 10/4/1926 in Utica, PA; Buried: Millcreek Cemetery, Utica, PA.

William Hunt: Date of Enlistment: 5/27/1864; Age at Enlistment: 28; Height: 5'10; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Shoemaker; Residence: New Brighton; Born: Morgantown, VA; Notes: Drafted; Deserted 5/25/1865

George Hutchings: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 43; Height: 5'8 ¾; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Black; Occupation: Mechanic; Residence: Pottsville; Date of Discharge: 4/29/1862

John Imhoff: Date of Enlistment: 1/25/1865; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute; Died: 1908.

Abraham Jacobus: Date of Enlistment: 1/26/1865; Age at Enlistment: 40; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Ruddy; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Sandy; Occupation: Butcher; Enlisted in Easton; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

William Johnson: Date of Enlistment: 3/22/1864; Age at Enlistment: 42; Height: 4'10 ½; Complexion: Medium; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Grey; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Ireland; Notes: Transferred from Co. F; Absent; Sick in Hospital at Muster-Out

Jacob Jones: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'10 ¾; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Black; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Port Clinton; Date of Discharge: 9/30/1864; Notes: Discharged at End of Term; Died: 3/19/1902.

John Jones: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 27; Height: 5'8 ¾; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Schuylkill County; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

John W. Jones: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 26; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Residence: Schuylkill County; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

William Jones: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861;Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'5 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Black; Occupation: Coal Miner; Residence: Schuylkill County; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll; Died: 6/8/1911 in Cumberland, MD.

Martin Kelley: Date of Enlistment: 1/25/1865; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Engineer; Enlisted in Carlisle; Born: England; Date of Discharge: 6/21/1865; Notes: Substitute; Discharged by General Order

Albert Kurtz: Date of Enlistment: 1/18/1865; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'1; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Machinist; Residence: Reading; Date of Discharge: 6/9/1865; Notes: Discharged by General Order

Enoch Lambert: Age at Enlistment: 25; Enlisted in Pottsville; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Arrested for desertion

William Larkin: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'2; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Yellow; Coal Miner: Miner; Residence: Pottsville; Date of Discharge: 6/7/1865; Notes: Missing in Action, 9/1/1862; Paroled prisoner; Returned 9/14/1863; Discharged by General Order

Daniel Leiser: Date of Enlistment: 2/17/1864; Age at Enlistment: 19; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Yeoman; Residence: Port Clinton; Date of Enlistment: 7/17/1865; Notes: Transferred from Co. A; Born: 11/29/1844; Died: 4/2/1927 in New Ringgold, PA; Buried: Frieden's Church, New Ringgold, PA.  

Theodore Lewis: Date of Enlistment: 1/20/1865; Age at Enlistment: 27; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Shoemaker; Enlisted in Easton; Born: Germany; Date of Discharge: 2/23/1865; Notes: Substitute; Transferred to Department of the West

John Little: Notes: Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, Date Unknown

James Low: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 33; Height: 5'6 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Yellow; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Schuylkill County; Notes: Died of Wounds in Alexandria, 10/30/1862; Buried: Alexandria National Cemetery, Alexandria, VA.

Martin (or Moritz) Lozens: Date of Enlistment: 1/17/1865; Age at Enlistment: 32; Height: 5'5 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Clerk; Enlisted in Easton; Born: Germany; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

Patrick Lynch: Age at Enlistment: 26; Height: 5'9 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Scranton; Notes: Deserted: 9/20/1862

Thomas McAvoy: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Ashland; Notes: Died 1/14/1862 at Hatteras, North Carolina

Anthony McCoy: Date of Enlistment: 3/12/1864; Age at Enlistment: 30; Height: 5'5 ½; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Ireland; Notes: Absent; Sick in Hospital at Muster-Out; in hospital since 6/10/1864

Henry McDermott: Date of Enlistment: 1/1/1864; Age at Enlistment: 29; Height: 5'8 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Tailor; Residence: Cressona; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Transferred from Co. K; Veteran; Died: 6/26/1900 or 1930 in Flora, OH.  

Henry McDermott
[Courtesy of Patriotic Order Sons of America] 


Michael McDermott: Date of Enlistment: 1/25/1865; Age at Enlistment: 28; Height: 5'10; Complexion: Florid; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Carlisle; Born: Ireland; Notes: Substitute; Absent without leave since 7/6/1865 at Muster-Out

James McElrath: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Pottsville; Notes: Captured 11/1863, Knoxville, Tennessee; Died in Andersonville Prison, 7/7/1864 from diarrhea; Buried Andersonville National Cemetery, Grave 3017

Robert McElrath: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment; 19; Height: 5'4 ¼; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Pottsville; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll; Buried: Rowe Cemetery, Parke County, IN.

Michael McLaughlin: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'7 ¾; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Red; Occupation: Coal Miner; Residence: Pottsville; Date of Discharge: 9/25/1864; Notes: Wounded at Fredericksburg, 12/13/1862; Discharged at End of Term

Bird P. Mackey: Date of Enlistment: 1/23/1865; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Carpenter; Enlisted in Williamsport; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute; Died: 11/2/1925 in Sisterville, WV.

John C. Madison: Date of Enlistment: 1/21/1865; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Railroader; Enlisted in Hollidaysburg; Born: Huntington County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute; Died: 11/23/1889.

Edward Magennes: Date of Enlistment: 2/19/1864; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Born: 2/12/1844; Died: 7/13/1927 in New London, Iowa; Buried: Burge Cemetery, New London, IA.  

James F. Martin: Date of Enlistment: 3/21/1865; Age at Enlistment: 23; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light; Coal Miner; Residence: Pottsville; Born: England; Date of Discharge: 6/7/1865; Notes: Discharged by General Order

John Matteson: Date of Enlistment: 12/20/1864; Age at Enlistment: 33; Height: 5'11; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Williamsport; Born: New York; Date of Discharge: 8/5/1865; Notes: Drafted; Discharged by General Order; Died: 7/15/1887.  

Henry Merling: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 36; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark Brown; Occupation: Stone Cutter; Residence: Schuylkill County; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

William Miles: Date of Enlistment: 1/25/1865; Age at Enlistment: 35; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Williamsport; Born: England; Notes: Substitute; Deserted 3/28/1865

Albert Miller: Date of Enlistment: 8/2/1864; Age at Enlistment: 24; Enlisted in Greensburg; Discharged: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute; Died: 12/29/1928 in Frank, PA.

Michael Mohan: Date of Enlistment: 3/9/1864; Age at Enlistment: 23; Height: 5'4 ½; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Coal Miner; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Ireland; Notes: Transferred from Co. F; Wounded at Spotsylvania, 5/12/1864; Died of Wounds 5/20/1864; Buried: Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA.

Edward Morgan: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 28; Height: 5'8 ¼; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark Brown; Occupation: Coal Miner; Residence: Wadesville; Date of Discharge: 3/11/1862

John Mullen: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 39; Height: 5'5 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Black; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 11/16/1862

James Murphy: Date of Enlistment: 1/24/1865; Age at Enlistment: 23; Height: 5'8 ½; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Black; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Williamsport; Born: Ireland; Notes: Substitute; Deserted 3/16/1865

John Murphy: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'2 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Schuylkill County; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

John Murray: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 30; Height: 5'5 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Philadelphia; Notes: Wounded at Fredericksburg, 12/13/1862; Not On Muster-Out Roll

Andrew Neeley: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Boatman; Residence: Port Clinton; Notes: Transferred from Co. A; Died in Washington of chronic diarrhea, 1/12/1865; Buried: Port Clinton Cemetery, Port Clinton, PA.

William Neeley: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 38; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark; Hair: Light; Occupation: Yeoman; Residence: Port Clinton; Date of Discharge: 6/27/1865; Notes: Transferred from Co. A; Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate; Veteran

Jerry Nolan: Date of Enlistment: 1/24/1865; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'7 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Black; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Williamsport; Born: England; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

Edward Owens: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 23; Height: 5'5 ¼; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Coal Miner; Residence: Schuylkill County; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

Thomas Owens: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'7 ¾; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Coal Miner; Residence: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 10/24/1862; Notes: Transferred to Battery E, 4th U.S. Artillery

Hugh Pickford: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 38; Height: 5'3 ¼; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Sandy; Occupation: Coal Miner; Residence: Wadesville; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll; Possibly Transferred from Company F.

Lewis C. Quigley: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 35; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark Brown; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Pottsville; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

Daniel Reighard/Reichard: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 25; Residence: Hamburg; Notes: Died 11/11/1861 at Fortress Monroe, Virginia; Likely Buried: Hampton National Cemetery, Hampton, VA.

James Roberts: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 27; Height: 5'7 ¾; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Yellow; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Schuylkill County; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

Robert Rodgers: Date of Enlistment: 12/9/1861; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'3; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Schuylkill County; Notes: Wounded at Antietam, 9/17/1862; Wounded in front of Petersburg, 1/1865; Absent, in hospital at muster-out; Veteran; Died: 1910.  

James Rogers: Date of Enlistment: 1/24/1865; Age at Enlistment: 26; Height: 5'6; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Puddler; Enlisted in Hollidaysburg; Born: England; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

William Rogers: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'6 ¼; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Red; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: St. Clair; Date of Discharge: 9/19/1862 or 10/18/1862; Died: 2/18/1910.

Andrew Scott: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'6 ¾; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Red; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Philadelphia; Notes: Wounded at Fredericksburg, 12/13/1862; Killed in Lexington, 6/27/1863; Buried: Lexington National Cemetery; Lexington, KY.

William Shearer: Date of Enlistment: 1/24/1865; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Veteran; Enlisted in Hollidaysburg; Born: Huntington County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

Charles H. Skinner: Date of Enlistment: 1/24/1865; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'4 ½; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Williamsport; Born: Massachusetts; Notes: Substitute; Absent, in hospital at muster out; Born: 7/28/1846; Died: 12/4/1905; Buried: Waller Cemetery, Waller, PA.

Francis C. Smith: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 30; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Brown; Hair: Dark Brown; Occupation: Apothecary; Residence: Clinton County; Notes: On Permanent Detail at Camp Curtin, Pennsylvania

Jacob Smith: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 25; Height: 5'6 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Black; Occupation: Teamster; Residence: Orwigsburg; Notes: Died of Diarrhea, 5/3/1863 in Baltimore.

Obidiah Stahlnecker: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 18; Occupation: Plasterer; Residence: Reading; Date of Discharge: 9/30/1864; Notes: Discharged at End of Term

Isaac Straugh: Date of Enlistment: 4/6/1864; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'3 ½; Complexion: Medium; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Miller; Enlisted in Philadelphia; Born: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Possibly Born: 1844 and Died 1907 and Buried in Cressona Cemetery, Cressona, PA.           

Ludwig Stover: Date of Enlistment: 1/21/1865; Age at Enlistment: 34; Height: 5'3; Complexion: Black; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Mason; Enlisted in Reading; Born: Germany; Notes: Substitute; Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate; Date Unknown

Solomon Strausser: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 39; Height: 5'10; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence; Berks County; Notes: Wounded at 2nd Bull Run, 8/29/1862; Not On Muster-Out Roll; Died: 11/19/1888; Buried: St. John’s Cemetery, Hamburg, PA; Died: 11/19/1888; Buried: Saint John's Cemetery, Hamburg, PA.  

Joseph Sturn: Date of Enlistment: 9/12/1864; Age at Enlistment: 35; Height: 5'7 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Pottsville; Born: Germany; Date of Discharge: 6/7/1865; Notes: Discharged by General Order

Thomas Sullivan: Date of Enlistment: 1/24/1865; Age at Enlistment: 31; Height: 5'7 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Brown; Hair: Black; Occupation: Gas Fitter; Enlisted in Williamsport; Born: Ireland; Substitute: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

Dennis Sweeney: Date on Enlistment: 1/28/1865; Age at Enlistment: 44; Height: 5'5; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light; Occupation: Shoemaker; Enlisted in Harrisburg; Born: Ireland; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

Edward Sweeney: Date of Enlistment: 2/22/1864; Age at Enlistment: 34; Height: 5'8 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Black; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Ireland; Notes: Died in Mount Douglass, U.S. General Hospital, 8/17/1864

William Sweeney: Date of Enlistment: 2/23/1864; Age at Enlistment: 42; Height: 5'3 ½; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Dark; Occupation: Miner; Enlisted in Pottsville; Born: Ireland; Notes: Transferred from Co. F; Sentenced to 5 years imprisonment by General Court Martial

William Thomas: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 28; Height: 5'7 ½; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Hazel; Hair: Yellow; Occupation: Miner; Residence: McKeansport; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

Edward Thompson: Date of Enlistment: 1/21/1865; Age at Enlistment: 26; Height: 6'0; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Soldier; Enlisted in Norristown; Born: Germany; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute

Theodore Titus: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 29; Height: 5'9 ¾; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Stationary Engine Engineer; Residence: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 9/30/1864; Notes: Wagoneer; Discharged at End of Term; Died: 5/23/1910.

Martin Tobin: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 27; Height: 5'6 ¼; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Schuylkill County; Date of Discharge: 6/28/1864; Notes: Discharged for wounds received in action; Buried: Saint Vincent DePaul Cemetery, Larksville, Luzerne County, PA.

Richard Tobin: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 22; Height: 5'8 ¾; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Schuylkill County; Notes: Not On Muster-Out Roll

Franklin Wagner: Date of Enlistment: 1/24/1865; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'9; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Wheelwright; Residence: Williamsport; Born: Germany; Notes: Deserted 2/9/1865 near Petersburg

Charles Walker: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 35; Height: 5'8; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Dark Brown; Occupation: Miner; Residence: St. Clair; Notes: Wounded at Fredericksburg, 12/13/1862; Not On Muster-Out Roll; Died: 3/22/1891

Henry Waters/Walters: Date of Enlistment: 1/24/1865; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'7; Complexion: Fair; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Residence: Williamsport; Born: Germany; Notes: Deserted 2/9/1865 near Petersburg

Thomas Weyland: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 25; Height: 5'8 ¼; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Schuylkill County; Notes: Wounded at 2nd Bull Run, 8/29/1862; Not On Muster-Out Roll; Died: 1902

John S. Wheatley: Date of Enlistment: 2/11/1864; Age at Enlistment: 20; Height: 5'4; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Red; Occupation: Boatman; Enlisted in Philadelphia; Born: England; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Died: 10/6/1929 in Bloomsburg, PA.          

Jno. Whitecar/Whitaker: Date of Enlistment: 1/1/1864; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'2; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Light; Occupation: Boatman; Residence: Port Clinton; Notes: Transferred from Co. A; Killed in Action 6/23/1864, Petersburg, Virginia

John Wiler/Weiler: Date of Enlistment: 1/26/1865; Age at Enlistment: 28; Height: 5'10; Complexion: Ruddy; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Sandy; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Easton; Born: Germany; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute; Died: 1907.

William D. Williams: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 32; Height: 5'3 ¼; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Blue; Hair: Light Brown; Occupation: Miner; Residence: Pottsville; Notes: Sick in hospital, 8/30/1862; Not On Muster-Out Roll; Died: 4/18/1907.

Thomas Wilson: Date of Enlistment: 1/18/1865; Age at Enlistment: 18; Height: 5'3; Complexion: Light; Eyes: Grey; Hair: Brown; Occupation: Laborer; Enlisted in Reading; Born: Scotland; Date of Discharge: 7/17/1865; Notes: Substitute; Died: 7/19/1894.

John Wiser/Weiser: Date of Enlistment: 9/11/1861; Age at Enlistment: 21; Height: 5'4 ¾; Complexion: Dark; Eyes: Dark Hazel; Hair: Dark Brown; Occupation: Boatman; Residence: Port Clinton; Notes: Killed in Action at 2nd Bull Run, 8/29/1862

Abednego Womer: 12/20/1865; 24; 5'9; Dark Complexion;  Black Eyes; Black Hair; Laborer; E: Williamsport, 7/17/1865; Drafted; Died: 2/11/1925 in Tyrone, PA.







Company C:
Civil War Deaths
(24)


Daniel Reighard: 11/11/1861; Died at Camp Hamilton, VA

Thomas McAvoy: 1/14/1862; Died at Camp Winfield, NC

Daniel Flagerty: 5/28/1862; Died in Newbern, North Carolina

John Weiser: 8/29/1862; KIA at 2nd Bull Run

Barney Gettler: 8/29/1862; KIA at 2nd Bull Run

Cpl. Albert T. Frazier: 10/14/1862; Died of Consumption in Alexandria, VA

Joseph Low: 10/29/1862; Died of Wounds in Alexandria

Edward Daniels: 11/1/1862; Died of Chronic Diarrhea in Alexandria

Sgt. Arthur P. Hatch: 2/13/1863; Died in Newport News of heart disease

Jacob Smith: 5/3/1863; Died of diarrhea in Baltimore, MD

Andrew Scott: 6/27/1863; Killed in Lexington, KY

Daniel Brown: 5/12/1864; KIA at Spotsylvania

Michael Mohan: 5/20/1864; Died in Washington of wounds received at Spotsylvania

Abraham Gecker: 6/23/1864; KIA at Petersburg

John Whitaker: 6/23/1864; KIA at Petersburg

James McElrath: 7/7/1864; Died from chronic diarrhea in Andersonville Prison

Edward Sweeney: 8/17/1864; Died in Mount Douglass General Hospital

Patrick Farrell: 9/21/1864; Died in Washington

Michael Condron: 11/29/1864; Died in Salisbury Prison, NC

Cpl. William Livingston: 1/2/1865; KIA at Fort Sedgwick

Andrew Neeley: 1/12/1865; Died in Washington of chronic diarrhea

Charles Dintinger: 2/11/1865; Died in Salisbury Prison, 11/1864

Gilbert Graham: 4/1/1865; Died of Wounds

Cpl. James Nicholson: 4/24/1865; Died of Wounds Received at Petersburg, 4/2/1865
 
 

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