91st PA--descriptive roll of company G, part 2

First descriptive roll for company G, entries 19 through 36

Descriptive roll entries
first roll, 1 to 18
first roll, 19 to 36
first roll, 37 to 54
first roll, 55 to 72
first roll, 73 to 90
first roll, 91-100
second roll, first page
second roll, second page
second roll, third page
second roll, fourth page
second roll, fifth page

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[source: Descriptive book, company G, 91st Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, National Archives and Records Administration]
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[Because the first line of each page is blank, these pages have only nine entries per page, unlike the other descriptive books]

[NO.] 19

[NAMES] Ashton, Hiram

[AGE.] 19

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 6 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Clerk

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sept 10th 61

[WHERE.] Phila

[BY WHOM.] Capt McAuthur [?]

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

Discharged for Disability on Surgeons Certificate By Order Dec 19th /62 at Fredrick Md


[NO.] 20

[NAMES] Abbott Henry S [?]

[AGE.] 21

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 6 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Cordw [?] [the rest is lost in the binding; it may begin 'Cond']

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Oct 2nd 61

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] Capt Dye

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

Discharged for Disability at Hospital Portsmouth Rhode Island March 14th /63


[NO.] 21

[NAMES] Allan [sic] John

[AGE.] 41

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 6 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Lt Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Down, Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Weav[er]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov 8th 61

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] " [sc. Cap] Gilbert

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

Transfered [sic] to Invalid Corps June 30th 1863 [?] at Washington D.C.


[NO.] 22

[NAMES] Aitkin Thomas P

[AGE.] [blank]

[HEIGHT.] [blank]

[COMPLEXION.] [blank]

[EYES.] [blank]

[HAIR.] [blank]

[WHERE BORN.] [blank]

[OCCUPATION.] [blank]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] [blank]

[WHERE.] [blank]

[BY WHOM.] [blank]

[TERM.] [blank]

[REMARKS.]

transfered [sic] to co A Capt Gilbert by regimental order Nov 18th


[NO.] 23

[NAMES] Andrews Joseph H.

[AGE.] [blank]

[HEIGHT.] [blank]

[COMPLEXION.] [blank]

[EYES.] [blank]

[HAIR.] [blank]

[WHERE BORN.] [blank]

[OCCUPATION.] [blank]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] [blank]

[WHERE.] [blank]

[BY WHOM.] [blank]

[TERM.] [blank]

[REMARKS.]

transfered [sic] to Co A Capt Gilbert by regimental order Nov 18th 61


[NO.] 24

[NAMES] Ackerman John D.

[AGE.] 38

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 7 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] [blank]

[OCCUPATION.] Bonne[t] Presser

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Dec 9th 61

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] " [sc. Capt Gilbert]

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

discharged by order of Col E. M. Gregory on account of being intoxicated when he enlist[ed] in the regt on the 10th Dec 61


[NO.] 25

[NAMES] Baird Charles R

[AGE.] 22

[HEIGHT.] [blank]

[COMPLEXION.] [blank]

[EYES.] [blank]

[HAIR.] [blank]

[WHERE BORN.] [blank]

[OCCUPATION.] [blank]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sept 17th 61

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] " [sc. Capt Gilbert]

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

Mustered into Capt A J Sellers co G 90th regt and entered by mistake on Capt E. J. Sellers Co. G 91st Regt


[NO.] 26

[NAMES] Baldwin Francis

[AGE.] 25

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 6 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] [blank]

[EYES.] [blank]

[HAIR.] [blank]

[WHERE BORN.] [blank]

[OCCUPATION.] Carpent[er]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sept 14th 61

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] " [sc. Capt] Starr

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

deserted from the service on the 14th day of Sept 61


[NO.] 27

[NAMES] Barnes Israel H

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 5 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Clerk

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sept 14th 61

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] Capt Starr

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

was killed in action May 3rd 1863 at Chancellorsville Va


[NO.] 28

[NAMES] Burgess Thomas

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 4 feet 11 3/4 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Hazel

[HAIR.] Dk Brn

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Farme[r]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov 9th 61

[WHERE.] Phila

[BY WHOM.] Capt Lentz [?]

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

Discharged on certificat [sic] of disability by order of Brig Genl Martindale Jan 21st /63


[NO.] 29

[NAMES] Cambell [sic] Joseph

[AGE.] 37

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 8 3/4 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Dinegal Co Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Garde[ner]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sept 6th 61

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] Cap Starr

[TERM.] " " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

Promoted from ranks to Corpl to date from Nov 1 64 [?] S. O. no 104


[NO.] 30

[NAMES] Blanche Edward J [?]

[AGE.] 22

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 2 3/4 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Gray

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] England

[OCCUPATION.] Boatma[n]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Jan 15th 62

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] Capt Sellers

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

Dischd on Surg Cert of Dis. Jan. 7. 1863 at Convalescent Camp Va.


[NO.] 31

[NAMES] Bender Jacob R [?]

[AGE.] 24

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 4 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Brown [written over another word and not clear]

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Penn

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] July 22 /62

[WHERE.] Phila

[BY WHOM.] Capt Lentz

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

Transfered [sic] to Invalid Corps Feb 15th /64 General Order No 52 Washington D.C.


[NO.] 32

[NAMES] Conyers Frank W.

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 5 1/4 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sept 9th 61

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] Cap McAuther [?]

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

Discharged on certificate of disability by order of Brig Genl Martindale Jan 21st 63 [?]


[NO.] 33

[NAMES] Cox William S [?]

[AGE.] 36

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 6 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Sandy

[WHERE BORN.] Chester Co Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Carpen[ter]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov [?] 4th 61

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] Lieut Gregory

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

Transfered [sic] to Invalid Corps July 8th 1863 at Washington D.C.


[NO.] 34

[NAMES] Crosby William M

[AGE.] 29

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 6 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Dark

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Penna

[OCCUPATION.] [blank]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] July 23 /62

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] Capt Lentz

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

Died at Gen Hosp in Alexandria Va Nov 25th 62 By Designedly taking poison it being intended for another date of inventory 25 Nov [?]


[NO.] 35

[NAMES] De Barry John

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 7 1/4 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Pennsylvania

[OCCUPATION.] Salesman

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] June 19 /62

[WHERE.] Phila

[BY WHOM.] Lieut Closson [?]

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

Discharged Dec 23rd 1862 at Phila on Surgeons Certificate of Disability By order of Brig [?] Genl Montgomery [?]


[NO.] 36

[NAMES] Delamatar [sic] John S

[AGE.] 19

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 7 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Philada Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Paper Ha[nger]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Dec 26th 61

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] Cap Sellers

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

Discharged Dec 26th 64 - Expiration of term of service


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