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

First descriptive roll for company G, entries 73 through 90

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]
[I have made formatting changes to improve legibility.]
[Because the first line of each page is blank, these pages have only nine entries per page, unlike the other descriptive books]

[NO.] 73

[NAMES] Daniel Foltz [?] [a crossed-out word precedes the name; the first letter of the surname is very unclear]

[AGE.] 29

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 7 1/8 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Hazel

[HAIR.] Dk Brn

[WHERE BORN.] Harrisburg Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Scourer [?]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov 19th 61

[WHERE.] Phila

[BY WHOM.] Cap Gilbert [?] [written over another name]

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

Foltz instead of Shultz given when mustered in
Discharged Dec 2nd [?] 64


[NO.] 74

[NAMES] Stackhouse Thomas

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 7 inches

[COMPLEXION.] light

[EYES.] dark

[HAIR.] dark

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Pennsylva

[OCCUPATION.] Salesma[n]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov 19 /61

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] " [sc. Cap Gilbert (?)]

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

Discharged by order of Court on writ of Habeas Corpus Dec 14th 1861


[NO.] 75

[NAMES] Stott John

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 1 3/4 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Eng

[OCCUPATION.] Carder

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Dec 2d 61

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] Lieut Closson

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

Transfered to Invalid Corps Nov 15th 1863 Order No 365 from War Dept

Descriptive list sent Dec 18th 1863 [?]


[NO.] 76

[NAMES] Scott, Alexander

[AGE.] 22

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 8 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Light Br

[WHERE BORN.] Dutchess Co New York

[OCCUPATION.] Printing

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Dec 16th 61

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] Capt Sellers

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

Deserted June 29th 63 at Fredrick City MD while on the march to Gettysburg


[NO.] 77

[NAMES] Trotter John

[AGE.] 29

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 5 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Tirone Co Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Weaver

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sept 18th 61

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] Cap Smith

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

Died August 11th 1863 at Hospital in Phila


[NO.] 78

[NAMES] Weaver Peter

[AGE.] 19

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 3 inches

[COMPLEXION.] light

[EYES.] blue

[HAIR.] Red

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Pennsylvania

[OCCUPATION.] shoemak[er]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Dec 1st 61

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

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

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

Discharged by order of Court on writ of Habeous [sic] Corpus Dec 14th 1861


[NO.] 79

[NAMES] Wolf Daniel

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 11 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Sandy

[WHERE BORN.] Philada Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov 20th 61

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] Lieut Hall

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

[blank]


[NO.] 80

[NAMES] Williamson Samuel

[AGE.] 43

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 6 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Dk Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Armah [?] Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Garden[er]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Aug 31 /61

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] Cap Starr [?]

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

[blank]


[NO.] 81

[NAMES] Taylor Thomas

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 2 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Sandy

[WHERE BORN.] Blackwood New Jersey

[OCCUPATION.] Fireman

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Jan 3rd 62

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] Cap Auther [?]

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

Promoted from ranks to Corpl to date from Nov 1 /64 S.O. No 104.


[NO.] 82

[NAMES] Fisher Job

[AGE.] 44 [the first digit is written over another number]

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 8 1/8 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Hazel

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Montgomery Co Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Teamst[er]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Jan 2nd 62

[WHERE.] Phila

[BY WHOM.] Lt Closson [written above a crossed-out 'Capt Sellers']

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

Discharged for Disability March 20th /63 by Order of Maj Genl Meade at camp near Falmouth Va


[NO.] 83

[NAMES] John Howell

[AGE.] 31

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 8 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Dark B.

[HAIR.] Black

[WHERE BORN.] [illegible] Co New York

[OCCUPATION.] Harness [?]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Oct 14th 61

[WHERE.] Onedo Co N.Y. [sic]

[BY WHOM.] Cap Pease [?]

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

Formerly of Co H 3rd N. Y. V. I. and by order transfered [sic] to this regt

Died at Washington of injuries received by a fall April 25 /62


[NO.] 84

[NAMES] Alvin W. Clark

[AGE.] 21

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 5 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Sandy

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Sandy

[WHERE BORN.] [illegible] New York

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sept 20th 61

[WHERE.] East hampton Mass

[BY WHOM.] Cap Vance

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

Formerly of Co A 27th Mass. V. transfered [sic] by order

Rejoined his regt by order June [?] 21 /62


[NO.] 85

[NAMES] John H. Douglass

[AGE.] 30

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 7 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] L. Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Newburn [?] North Carolina

[OCCUPATION.] [illegible]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Feb 22nd 62

[WHERE.] Auburn N.Y.

[BY WHOM.] Lieut Kirby

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

Formerly of Co. K [?] 3rd N.Y. Artillery transferred by order of Brigadier General Wadsworth at Washington DC April 9th 62 Special Order no 67


[NO.] 86

[NAMES] Newton Wallace

[AGE.] 20

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 10 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] L. Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Holland Mass

[OCCUPATION.] Miller

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Oct 15th 61

[WHERE.] Springfield Mass

[BY WHOM.] Cap Hubbard [?]

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

Formerly of Co I [?] 27th [??] Mass. V. and by order transfered

Rejoined his regt by order June 21 /62


[NO.] 87

[NAMES] James S Stratton

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 4 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Penn

[OCCUPATION.] Butcher

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] June 21 /62

[WHERE.] Phila

[BY WHOM.] Lieut Closson

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

Discharged Dec 20th /62 for Disability By Order of Brig Genl Montgomery at Phila


[NO.] 88

[NAMES] Robert Caldwell

[AGE.] 27

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 7 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Hazel

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] [blank]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] June 18 /62

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] " " [sc. Lieut Closson]

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

[REMARKS.]

Deserted from the service June 18th 1862


[NO.] 89

[NAMES] Loper Charles T

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 9 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Patterson New Jersey

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] July 21 /62

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] Lt Gregory

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

Discharged for Disability at Corps Hospital June 1st 1863


[NO.] 90

[NAMES] Dunham Harry H.

[AGE.] 23

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 8 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Blk

[HAIR.] Blk

[WHERE BORN.] Middlesax [?] New Jersey

[OCCUPATION.] Ship Carpenter

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] July 24 /62

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] Lt Gregory

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

Discharged for Disability at Philadelphia by Order of Genl Schenk April 28 [?] /63


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