91st PA--descriptive roll of company E, part 5

Descriptive roll for company E (entries 81 to 100)

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.] 81

[NAMES] William Wiley

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 3 3/4 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Dark

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Philad Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Aug 21 /61

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Lentz

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

Musterd [sic] into service By Col Reiff

transferd [sic] to Comp K 91st PV By Orde [sic] Of Col E M Gregory


[NO.] 82

[NAMES] George Young

[AGE.] 32

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 7 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Philad Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Gardner [sic]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Dec 24 /63

[WHERE.] Bealton Va

[BY WHOM.] Lt Carpenter

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Lieut Swann

Reinlisted [sic] as Veteran Vol

Promoted to Corpl for soldierly apearences [sic]


[NO.] 83

[NAMES] John C Young

[AGE.] 43

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 7 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Dark

[HAIR.] Grey

[WHERE BORN.] Philad Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Basket Mak

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sept 6 /61

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Lentz

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Capt Starr

Discharged By Reason Of Disability


[NO.] 84

[NAMES] Hugh Callahan

[AGE.] 28

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 8 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Fermana Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Black smith

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Dec 24 /63

[WHERE.] Bealton Va

[BY WHOM.] Lt Carpenter

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Lieut Swann

Renlisted [sic] as Veteran Vol

Deserted While home On Veteran furlough


[NO.] 85

[NAMES] Robert Raya

[AGE.] 35

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 4 3/4 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Denegahl Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Gardner [sic]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sept 18 /61

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Lentz

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Capt Lentz

Discharged By Reaseon [sic] Of Disability


[NO.] 86

[NAMES] William McGlincey

[AGE.] 27

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 6 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Tirone Co Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Teamster

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Mar 26 /64 [Bates has 28 March]

[WHERE.] Warrent Junct

[BY WHOM.] Lt Brass

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Capt Barnard

Reinlisted [sic] as Veteran Vol

Wounded at Battle of Gettysburg Pa July 2d /63 in Right Cheek


[NO.] 87

[NAMES] John H Fenn

[AGE.] 21

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 3/4 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Philad Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Shoemaker

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Dec 24 /63

[WHERE.] Bealton Va

[BY WHOM.] Lt Carpenter

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Lieut Swann

Reinlisted [sic] as Veteran Vol [two words erased at end of line: Capt Lentz]

Promoted to Corpl for Bravery in the field


[NO.] 88

[NAMES] James Maniees

[AGE.] 44

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 7 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Grey

[WHERE BORN.] Fermana Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Gardener

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Oct 14 /61

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Lentz

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Capt Lentz

Discharged By Reason Of Disability


[NO.] 89

[NAMES] Philip H. Peltz

[AGE.] 25

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 7 1/4 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Philad Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Gardner [sic]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Oct 15 /61

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Cap Lentz

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Capt Lentz

transferd [sic] to Invalid Corps


[NO.] 90

[NAMES] Andrew Flemming

[AGE.] 28

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 7 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Denighal Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Coach Man

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sept 27 /61

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Lentz

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

Musterd [sic] By Dye U.S.A

Discharged By Reason Of expiration term service


[NO.] 91

[NAMES] Thomas McGroney

[AGE.] 34

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 10 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Grey

[WHERE BORN.] Tirone Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Dealer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Oct 19 /61

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Lentz

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

Musterd [sic] into servic [sic] By Capt Lentz

Discharged By Reason Of Disability at Washington D.C.


[NO.] 92

[NAMES] William Rinick

[AGE.] 31

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 5 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Philad Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Brick Layer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Dec 24 /63

[WHERE.] Bealton Va

[BY WHOM.] Lt Carpenter

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Liut [sic] Swann

Reinlisted [sic] as Veteran Vol


[NO.] 93

[NAMES] John Callahan

[AGE.] 25

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 5 3/4 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Philad Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Seaman

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Dec 24 /63

[WHERE.] Bealton Va

[BY WHOM.] Lt Carpenter

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Lieut Swann

Reinlisted [sic] as Veteran Vol

Wounded in action at Bethsader [sic] Church Va


[NO.] 94

[NAMES] Thomas Tully

[AGE.] 24

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 8 1/4 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Philad Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Printer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Dec 24 /63

[WHERE.] Bealton Va

[BY WHOM.] Lt Carpenter

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Lieut Swann

Reinlisted [sic] as Veteran Vol

Wounded By accident at Washington DC in hand Lost finger


[NO.] 95

[NAMES] Joseph H Prickett

[AGE.] 35

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 8 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Camden New Jersey

[OCCUPATION.] Carpenter

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Dec 24 /63

[WHERE.] Bealton Va

[BY WHOM.] Lt Carpenter

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Lieut Swann

Reinlisted [sic] as Veteran Vol

Killed in action at Petersburg Va While Chargeing [sic] the enimys [sic] Works shot through the head [According to the list of deaths, and to Bates, he died on 21 June of wounds received on 18 June.]


[NO.] 96

[NAMES] George B. Tomblin

[AGE.] 35

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 5 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Philad Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Carpenter

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Dec 24 /63

[WHERE.] Bealton Va

[BY WHOM.] Lt Carpenter

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Lieut Swann

Reinlisted [sic] as Veteran Vol


[NO.] 97

[NAMES] Thomas D. Riley

[AGE.] 46

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 5 3/4 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Grey

[WHERE BORN.] Chester Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Basket Mak

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Dec 24 /63

[WHERE.] Bealton Va

[BY WHOM.] Lt Carpenter

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Lieut Swann

Reinlisted [sic] as Veteran Vol

Killed in action at Laurel Hill Va May 12 /64 While Chargeing [sic] the enimys [sic] Works shot through the head


[NO.] 98

[NAMES] James H Clayton

[AGE.] 21

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 4 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Pa Penna [sic]

[OCCUPATION.] Harness Mak

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Dec 24 /63

[WHERE.] Bealton Va

[BY WHOM.] Lt Carpenter

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Lieut Swann

Reinlisted [sic] as Veteran Vol

taken Prisoner at Battle of Fredericks Burg Va

since exchanged


[NO.] 99

[NAMES] William Bryson

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 5 3/4 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Philad Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Baker

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Dec 21 /61 [The date seems to have originally been written as Dec 26, but the '6' seems to have been erased and a '1' written over it.]

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Lentz

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Capt Lentz

Killed in action at Battle Of Chancelors Ville Va While Chargeing [sic] the enemy Works


[NO.] 100

[NAMES] John Garrity

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 5 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Philad Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Hostler

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Dec 26 /61

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Lentz

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Capt Lentz

Wounded at Battle Of Chancelors Ville Va in hand and arm

tried By Court Martial Convened at alexandria Va On Monday December 19th /64 Charge Desertion

sentence to forfeit all Pay and allowances Now Due and forfeit ten Dollers [sic] per Month Of his Monthly Pay for the Ballence [sic] of his term and make Good all time Lost By Desertion


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