91st PA--descriptive roll of company E, part 10

Descriptive roll for company E (entries 180 through 197)

Descriptive roll entries
1 to 20
21 to 40
41 to 60
61 to 80
81 to 100
101 to 120
121 to 140
141 to 160
161 to 179
180 to 197

[I have proofread and edited this file.]
[source: Descriptive book, company E, 91st Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, National Archives and Records Administration]
[see the notes before entry 1 for information about when the descriptive roll was written, and about my transcription.]
[related file: summary of ages at enlistment]
[related file: summary of pre-war occupations]
[related file: summary of descriptions (height, complexion, eye and hair color, birthplace)]

[NO.] 180

[NAMES] Thomas Donaldson

[AGE.] 27

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 7 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Dover England

[OCCUPATION.] Printer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Mar 24 /65

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Leaman

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Enlisted as Substitute

Mustered by Capt Leaman


[NO.] 181

[NAMES] Martin B. Will

[AGE.] 42

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 7 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Butcher

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Mar 24 /65

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Leaman

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Enlisted as Substitute

Mustered by Capt Leaman


[NO.] 182

[NAMES] Patrick Murphy

[AGE.] 36

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 7 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Labourer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Mar 28 /65

[WHERE.] Norristown Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Yerkes

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Enlisted as Substitute

Mustered by Capt Yerkes


[NO.] 183

[NAMES] Francis Carrigan

[AGE.] 29

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 7 1/4 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Hazel

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Scotland

[OCCUPATION.] Plasterer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Mar 30 /65

[WHERE.] Norristown Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Yerkes

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Enlisted as Substitute

Mustered by Capt Yerkes


[NO.] 184

[NAMES] Carl Nelson

[AGE.] 29

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 2 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Mar 15 /65

[WHERE.] Meadville Pa [In 1900, two Meadville's existed in PA: Meadville City, in Crawford County, and Meadville, in Salisbury Township, Lancaster County.]

[BY WHOM.] Capt Derickson

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Enlisted as Substitute

Mustered by Capt Derickson


[NO.] 185

[NAMES] Henry Strock

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 9 [?] Inches [the '9' is written over something]

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Ohio

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Mar 15 /65

[WHERE.] Meadville Pa [In 1900, two Meadville's existed in PA: Meadville City, in Crawford County, and Meadville, in Salisbury Township, Lancaster County.]

[BY WHOM.] Capt Derickson

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Enlisted as Substitute

Mustered by Capt Derickson


[NO.] 186

[NAMES] John Weiser

[AGE.] 37

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 10 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Auburn

[WHERE BORN.] Armstrong Co Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sept 21 /64 [sic]

[WHERE.] Aleghany [sic] Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Kecker [??]

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Drafted from [sic; the remark ends there]


[NO.] 187

[NAMES] James Galvin

[AGE.] 20

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 5 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Labourer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Mar 24 /65

[WHERE.] Lancaster Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Strouse [? could be Strowe]

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Enlisted as Substitute

Mustered by Capt Strouse [? could be Strowe]


[NO.] 188

[NAMES] James Harley

[AGE.] 40

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 3 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] [blank]

[OCCUPATION.] [blank]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] April 3 /65

[WHERE.] Phila

[BY WHOM.] [blank]

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Enlisted as Substitute


End. [the rest of this line is in a different hand, and is difficult to read because it is much lighter than the rest of the page] Found in Co. K. 118 Pa. Inf.--Aug 13 /94 W.A.J.


[NO.] 189

[NAMES] John L Smith

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 8 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Brown

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Huckster

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov 10 /62

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Sharwood

[TERM.] 3 Yrs

[REMARKS.]

Mustered by Capt Sharwood

Transfered from 118th Pa Vols June 2nd [?] /65

Promoted to Corp for good Conduct in the field March 1st 1865

Date of last Settlement Aug 31st /64. Clothing Drawn Since Last Settlement $25.30. Rec ad Bounty $25. Bounty Due $75. Last Paid By Maj Holman Dec 31 /64


[NO.] 190

[NAMES] John Carey

[AGE.] 23

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 5 1/4 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Florid

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Philadelphia Pennsylvania

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] July 20 /63

[WHERE.] West Chester

[BY WHOM.] Capt Christman

[TERM.] 3 Yrs

[REMARKS.]

Mustered By Capt Christman

Transfered from 118th Pa Vols June 2nd 1865

Rec ad Bounty $25 Bounty Due $75 Date of last Settlement Aug 31 /64. Clothing Drawn Since last Settlement $60.40. Last Paid By Maj Holman Dec 31 /64

on duty at Brig. Hd. Qrs.


[NO.] 191

[NAMES] Deville Albert

[AGE.] 29

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 4 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Hazel

[HAIR.] Black

[WHERE BORN.] France

[OCCUPATION.] Drill master

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] [Se]pt [?] 9 /63

[WHERE.] Norristown Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Freedly

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

Mustered by Capt Freedly

Transfered from 118th Pa Vols June 2nd /65

Rec adv Bounty $25. Bounty Due $75. Date of last Settlement Aug 31st /64. Clothing Drawn Since last Settlement $27.43. Last Paid By Maj Holman Dec 31st /64


[NO.] 192

[NAMES] Israel Eberly

[AGE.] 20

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 11 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Florid

[EYES.] Hazel

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Penna

[OCCUPATION.] R.R. Employee

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] July 18 /63

[WHERE.] Lancaster Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Bolemier [??]

[TERM.] 3 Yrs

[REMARKS.]

Mustered by Capt Bolemier [??]

Transfered from 118th Pa Vols June 2 /65. Rec adv Bounty $25. Bounty Due $75. Date of last Settlement Aug 31st /64. Clothing Drawn Since last Settlement $63.09. Last Paid By Maj Holman Dec 31 /64.


[NO.] 193

[NAMES] Edwin Eisenhart

[AGE.] 28

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 4 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Hazel

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Shoemaker

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] July 23 /63

[WHERE.] Frankford Pa

[BY WHOM.] 5th Dist [sic]

[TERM.] 3 Yrs

[REMARKS.]

Mustered By Capt Yardley

Transfered from 118th Pa Vols June 2nd /65

Rec adv Bounty $25. Bounty Due $75. Clothing Drawn Since Enlistment $61.91. Last Paid By Maj Holman Dec 31 /64


[NO.] 194

[NAMES] George H Gay

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 8 3/4 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] New York

[OCCUPATION.] Labourer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov 23 /63

[WHERE.] Easton Pa

[BY WHOM.] 11st Dist

[TERM.] 3 Yrs

[REMARKS.]

Transfered from 118th Pa Vols June 2nd /65

Rec adv Bounty $25. Bounty Due $75. Clothing Drawn Since Enlistment $58.74. Last Paid By Maj Holman Dec 31 /64.


[NO.] 195

[NAMES] George H Howell

[AGE.] 26

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 5 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Hazel

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Carpenter

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] July 24 /63

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] 3rd Dist

[TERM.] 3 Yrs

[REMARKS.]

Transfered from 118th Pa Vols June 2d /65

Rec adv Bounty $25. Bounty Due $75. Clothing Drawn Since Enlistment $37.58. Last Paid By Maj Holman Dec 31 /64.

Wounded at Pegrams House Va Sept 30th /64


[NO.] 196

[NAMES] John Huret [The surname could be 'Hurst'.]

[AGE.] 23

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 7 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Ruddy

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Red

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Drayman

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Jan 19 /65

[WHERE.] Easton Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Yohe [?]

[TERM.] 1 Yr

[REMARKS.]

Mustered By Capt Yohe [?]

Transfered from 118th Pa Vols June 2nd /65

Rec adv Bounty 33.33/100. Bounty Due $66.67/100. Clothing Drawn Since Enlistment $56.33. Recieved [sic] No Pay Since Enlistment


[NO.] 197

[NAMES] Samuel Swartz

[AGE.] 29

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 6 3/4 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Hazel

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Mason

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sept 10 /63

[WHERE.] Norristown Pa

[BY WHOM.] 6th Dist [sic]

[TERM.] 3 Yrs

[REMARKS.]

Transfered from 118th Pa Vols June 2nd /65

Rec adv Bounty $25. Bounty Due $75. Clothing Drawn Since Enlistment $49.09. Last Paid By Maj Holman Dec 31 /64

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