91st PA--men in the National Home, 1882

91st PA--National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1882

[source: Annual report of the Board of Managers of the National Soldiers Home, 30 December 1882 [for the fiscal year ending 30 June 1882]. Serial Set volume 2115, session volume 1, 47th Congress, 2nd Session, House Miscellaneous Document 13, page 378]
[see National Soldiers Home]
[I have proofread this page]


NameCompanyRankLength of service, monthsNativityAgePension per month, dollarsDisabilityWhen admittedStatus
91st Infantry:
Allen, JohnGP.36Ire.60...diarrh.27, 5, 80C. pre.
Beatty, Patrick BFP.15Ire.51...hemh'ds.3, 5, 69C. dis. 15, 1, 80.
Bernard, JamesGP.27Pa.56...rheu.5, 2, 68C. dec. 27, 7, 69
Birmingham, ThomasBP.11Ire.70...rheu.20, 7, 76C. pre.
Boyd, AndrewHP.3Ire.836rheu3, 3, 80C. dis. 29, 9, 80.
Bozier, HenryKP.15N.J.2318l.r.a.26, 2, 68W. dis. 21, 3, 68.
Brittain, John HAP.15Pa.2718l.l.a.13, 1, 76C. dis. 31, 5, 76.
Brown, Samuel MIP.18Pa.39...loco. ataxia.17, 11, 77C. dec. 17, 4, 81.
[I have not identified Brown. could he be Michael Brown?]
Callahan, JohnIP.41Ire.382w.r.h.27, 12, 78S. pre.
Chism, JamesBP.44Ire.503w.r.a.28, 1, 80C. pre.
Collins, JohnDP.45Ire.60...w.l.l.26, 7, 67C. pre.
Culbertson, AndrewCP.18Ire.48...gen. deb.10, 7, 67E dis. 1, 9, 67.
Devine, JamesBP.8Ire.5112inj. r.l.7, 6, 76C. pre.
Douglas, John HGP.38N.C.3718l.r.l.3, 11, 67C dec 30, 6, 77.
Falls, JohnAP.6Pa.538w.l.s.17, 12, 77C. dis. 6, 7, 81.
Hewitt, Wm JCP.15Ire.594w. head.3, 4, 79C. pre.
Hollick, GeoEP.8Pa.65...hernia.5, 6, 77C. pre.
Hughs, JamesFP.10Ire.5218w.r.a.26, 6, 74C. pre.
Kane, JohnKP.44Ire.60...w.r.s.27, 7, 71C. pre.
Lowery, WmEP.22Eng.588hernia23, 9, 74C. pre.
McDermott, Alex'rBP.43Pa.352w. thighs21, 12, 71C. dis. 18, 6, 72.
McClarnen, JohnHP.9Pa.25...hernia13, 8, 71E dis. 31, 3, 75.
McGuckin, Daniel...P.10Ire.64...rheu.15, 3, 67C. dec. 1, 2, 79.
McGlency, WmEP.46Ire.48...dis. lungs.30, 4, 78C. dec. 8, 6, 78.
McGuckin, JamesIP.16Ire.50...prolap. ani.4, 10, 79C. dec. 8, 5, 80.
Mettinger, GeoBP.37Pa.32...paralysis.2, 8, 70C. pre.
Nelson, JamesDP.33Eng.59...w.l.l.24, 9, 77C. pre.
Ott, GeorgeCP.36Pa.594w.l.l.24, 12, 77C. pre.
O'Kane, JamesIP.38Pa.45...dis. brain.16, 7, 70C. dec. 7, 6, 72.
Owens, EdwardBP.6Eng.72...epilepsy.3, 1, 71C. pre.
Peale, ReubenFP.17Pa.70...asthma.11, 3, 79W. pre.
Shultz, DanielDP.9Pa.63...hydrocele.21, 1, 80C. dis. 16, 6, 81.
Smith, Joseph E.CP.37Pa.526w.r.a.5, 11, 80C. pre.
Sprowl, WmGP.9Ire.57...var. v.5, 11, 74E. dec. 18, 6, 79.
Steinmetz, JohnDP.23Ger.49...w. head.6, 2, 69S. to G. I. A. 12, 3, 79.
[I suspect he is the John Steinmetz who served in the 90th Pennsylvania]
Thomas David B...P.42Pa.56...rheu.18, 7, 76S. pre.
Vance, WilliamKP.36Ire.3418l.l.a.2, 10, 78C. pre.
Walter, John FBP.36Ger.572w.l.l.9, 9, 80C. pre.
Williams, JohnFP.48Pa.56...w. legs27, 11, 74S. pre.
Wood, MansfieldCP.27Pa.474w.r.h.25, 12, 71W. dis. 1,8, 78.


[some abbreviations, from page 127]
dates are day, month, year

deb = debility
dis = disease
gen = general
l.l.a. = loss left arm
l.r.a. = loss right arm
loco ataxia = [presumably locomotor ataxia, see Wikipedia article (linked 23 March 2006)]
prolap ani = prolapsus ani [prolapse of the anus]
rheu = rheumatism
var v = varicose veins
w = wounds
w l a = wounds left arm
w l l = wounds left leg
w l s = wounds left shoulder or side?
w l th = wounds left thigh
w r a = wounds right arm
w r h = wounds right h [presumably hand ?]
w r s = wounds right shoulder or side?

C = Central Branch
E = Eastern Branch
S = Southern Branch
W = North-Western Branch
GIA = Government Insane Asylum

dec = deceased
dis = discharged
pre = present

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