91st PA--descriptive roll of company E, part 8

Descriptive roll for company E (entries 141 to 160)

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 these entries.]
[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.] 141

[NAMES] Michael McCartney

[AGE.] 25

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 8 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Brown

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Londonderry Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Laboror [sic]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Jan 20 /64

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Grover

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

enlisted as a Recruit

Musterd [sic] By Capt. Grover


[NO.] 142

[NAMES] Freeman Kneedler

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Brown

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Pennsylvania

[OCCUPATION.] [blank]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Feb 6 /64

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Lane

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Capt. Lane

enlisted as a Recruit

Wounded in action at North anna [sic] River May 23 /64 in Leg


[NO.] 143

[NAMES] Charles Poulson

[AGE.] 33

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 7 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Grey

[WHERE BORN.] Cheltenham England

[OCCUPATION.] Gardner [sic]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Mar 2 /64

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Lt Gregory

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Lt Hilderburn

enlisted as a Recruit

Wounded in action at Hatchier [sic] Crick [sic] Va Oct 27 /64 While Chargeing [sic] the enimys [sic] Works in ankle


[NO.] 144

[NAMES] Jerome B Jacobs

[AGE.] [blank]

[HEIGHT.] [blank]

[COMPLEXION.] [blank]

[EYES.] [blank]

[HAIR.] [blank]

[WHERE BORN.] [blank]

[OCCUPATION.] [blank]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Mar 27 /64

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Lt Gregory

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Lt Hilderburn

enlisted as a Recruit

Wounded May 8 /64 at Laurel Hill Va Wounded in the hand


[NO.] 145

[NAMES] John Montieth

[AGE.] 42

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 7 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Sandy

[WHERE BORN.] Denighal Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Laborer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Mar 16 /64

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Lt Gregory

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Nickols

enlisted as a Recruit

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


[NO.] 146

[NAMES] William Carney

[AGE.] 19

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 7 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Denighal Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Moulder

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Mar 10 /64

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Lt Gregory

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Lt. Hilderburn

enlisted as a Recruit

Wounded slightly May 12 /64 at Laurel Hill Va in Legg


[NO.] 147

[NAMES] Charles Young

[AGE.] 22

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 6 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Auburn

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Bottler

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Feb 14 /64

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Lt Gregory

[TERM.] 3 Years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into service by] Lt Hilderburn

enlisted as a Recruit

Wounded June 18 /64 While Chargeing [sic] the enimy [sic] Works at Petersburg Va Wounded in the Back


[NO.] 148

[NAMES] Joseph Lathrop

[AGE.] 44 1/2

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 7 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Boston Massachusetts

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Jan 18 /65

[WHERE.] [illegible]

[BY WHOM.] Capt Yerkes

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Musterd [sic] By Capt Yerkes

Enlisted as a Recruit [Note: this line appears lighter; perhaps it was erased.]

Wounded in action at Hatchier [sic] Crick [sic] Va February 6th /65 slight [sic] in the head While Chargeing [sic] the enimys [sic] Works


[NO.] 149

[NAMES] Thomas Moore

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 4 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Pennsylvania

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Jan 16 [?] /65

[WHERE.] Norristown Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Yerkes

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Musterd [sic] By Capt Yerkes

Enlisted as a Recruit


[NO.] 150

[NAMES] Thomas Gaffney

[AGE.] 33

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 4 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Ruddy

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Engineer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] March 28 /65

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Lehman

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Mustered by Capt Lehman

Enlisted as Substitute


[NO.] 151

[NAMES] John Clutterbuck

[AGE.] 28

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 4 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Hazel

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Porter

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] March 28 /65

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Lehman

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Enlisted as Substitute

Mustered By Capt Lehman


[NO.] 152

[NAMES] John E Campbell

[AGE.] 35

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 3 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Laborer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] March 28 /65

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Lehman

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Enlisted as Substitute

Mustered By Capt Lehman


[NO.] 153

[NAMES] Herman Resenke [?]

[AGE.] 35

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 3 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Germany

[OCCUPATION.] Shoemaker

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] March 28 /65

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Lehman

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Drafted from 3 Sub. 1st C. D.

Mustered by Capt Lehman


[NO.] 154

[NAMES] James Gere [??] [The last 'e' looks like a 'b' or a 't']

[AGE.] 19

[HEIGHT.] 6 Feet 3 1/4 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Laborer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] March 27 /65

[WHERE.] West Chester Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Christma

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Enlisted as Substitute

Mustered by Capt Christma


[NO.] 155

[NAMES] Thomas Green

[AGE.] 22

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 4 3/4 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Labourer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] March 27 /65

[WHERE.] West Chester Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Christma

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Enlisted as Substitute

Mustered by Capt Christma


[NO.] 156

[NAMES] George Hodge

[AGE.] 20

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 4 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Labourer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] March 27 /65

[WHERE.] West Chester Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Christma

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Enlisted as Substitute

Mustered by Capt Christma


[NO.] 157

[NAMES] John Henry

[AGE.] 22

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 6 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Hazel

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Laborer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] March 28 /65

[WHERE.] West Chester Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Christma

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Enlisted as Substitute

Mustered by Capt Christma


[NO.] 158

[NAMES] Thomas Linton

[AGE.] 34

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 4 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Sandy

[WHERE BORN.] Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Laborer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] March 7 /65 [The '7' could be a sloppy '17']

[WHERE.] Lancaster Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Strouse

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Enlisted as Substitute

Mustered by Capt Strouse


[NO.] 159

[NAMES] Charles McManus

[AGE.] 27

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 7 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Ruddy

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Laborer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Mar 20 /65

[WHERE.] Lancaster Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Strouse

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Enlisted as Substitute

Mustered by Capt Strouse


[NO.] 160

[NAMES] Wade Laconia

[AGE.] 37

[HEIGHT.] 5 Feet 3 1/2 Inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Grey

[WHERE BORN.] N. Jersey

[OCCUPATION.] Saylor [sic]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] March 29 /65

[WHERE.] Phila Pa

[BY WHOM.] Capt Parmer

[TERM.] 1 Year

[REMARKS.]

Enlisted as Substitute

Mustered by Capt Parmer


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