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

Second descriptive roll for company G, second page

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

[I have proofread this page]
[source: Descriptive book, company G, 91st Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, National Archives and Records Administration]
[The dates and ages suggest that this list was started when the regiment reenlisted in 1863]
[I have made formatting changes to improve legibility.]

[NO.] [25]

[NAMES] Rookstool William

[AGE.] 20

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 4 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Philada Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Printer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] 20 Nov 61

[WHERE.] Philada

[BY WHOM.] Lt Hall

[TERM.] 3 yrs

[REMARKS.]

[blank]


[NO.] [26]

[NAMES] Scanlan John

[AGE.] [blank]

[HEIGHT.] [blank]

[COMPLEXION.] [blank]

[EYES.] [blank]

[HAIR.] [blank]

[WHERE BORN.] [blank]

[OCCUPATION.] [blank]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] 28 Jan 64

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] Lt Hildeburn

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 yrs]

[REMARKS.]

[blank]


[NO.] [27]

[NAMES] Smith George W.

[AGE.] 19

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 5 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Hazel

[HAIR.] Black

[WHERE BORN.] Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Bottler

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] 1 Mar 64

[WHERE.] " [sc. Philada]

[BY WHOM.] Cap. Yardley

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 yrs]

[REMARKS.]

[blank]


[NO.] [28]

[NAMES] Taylor Thomas

[AGE.] 20

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 3 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Sandy

[WHERE BORN.] Blackwood New Jersey

[OCCUPATION.] Fireman

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] 20 February 64 ['20' is written over another number]

[WHERE.] " [sc. Philada]

[BY WHOM.] Cap Lorre [??]

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 yrs]

[REMARKS.]

Promoted from ranks to Corpl to date to Nov 1 /64 S.O. Nov 10 /64


[NO.] [29]

[NAMES] Wolf Daniel

[AGE.] 20

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 5 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Philada Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] 20 Nov 61

[WHERE.] " [sc. Philada]

[BY WHOM.] Lt Hall

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 yrs]

[REMARKS.]

Discharged Dec 2 /64 Expiration of term of service


[NO.] [30]

[NAMES] Werkheiser George

[AGE.] 33

[HEIGHT.] 6 feet 1 inch

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Hazel

[HAIR.] Sandy

[WHERE BORN.] Mont Co Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Carpenter

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] 27 [?] Jan 64

[WHERE.] Philada

[BY WHOM.] Lt Burke

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 yrs]

[REMARKS.]

[blank]


[NO.] [31]

[NAMES] Kelly Dennis

[AGE.] 39

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 7 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] New York

[OCCUPATION.] Machinist

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Oct 7 /64 [written below a crossed-out date]

[WHERE.] Williamsport

[BY WHOM.] 18th Dist.

[TERM.] 1 year

[REMARKS.]

Sub. for J. Roller


[NO.] [32]

[NAMES] Roth Charles B.

[AGE.] 22

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 9 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Germany

[OCCUPATION.] Laborer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Oct 7 /64

[WHERE.] Chambersburg

[BY WHOM.] 16th Dist.

[TERM.] 1 year

[REMARKS.]

Substitute.

Deserted Dec. 7 /64 while on march to Jarrats [?] Station


[NO.] [33]

[NAMES] Conner Henry

[AGE.] 26

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 8 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Black

[WHERE BORN.] Canada

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Oct 4 /64

[WHERE.] Harrisburg

[BY WHOM.] 14th Dist

[TERM.] 1 year

[REMARKS.]

Drafted

Deserted while on march to Jarrats Station Va Dec 7 /64.


[NO.] [34]

[NAMES] Clark James

[AGE.] 20

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 4 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Florid

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Laborer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Oct 7 /64

[WHERE.] Chambersburg

[BY WHOM.] 16th Dist.

[TERM.] 1 year

[REMARKS.]

Substitute

Deserted from Vidette Post in front of Petersburg Dec 2 /64.


[NO.] [35]

[NAMES] Clark John

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 6 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] England

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Oct 7 /64

[WHERE.] Chambersburg

[BY WHOM.] 16th Dist.

[TERM.] 1 year

[REMARKS.]

do [sc. substitute]

Deserted Dec 7 /64 while on march to Jarrats Station Va.


[NO.] [36]

[NAMES] Matchett Edward

[AGE.] 45

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 8 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Hazel

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Penna.

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Oct 7 /64

[WHERE.] do [sc. Chambersburg]

[BY WHOM.] 16th Dist.

[TERM.] 1 year.

[REMARKS.]

do. [sc. substitute]


[NO.] [37]

[NAMES] Aemigh John G.

[AGE.] 35

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 6 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Florid

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Sandy

[WHERE BORN.] Cambria Cy. Penna.

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sep 21 /64

[WHERE.] do. [sc. Chambersburg]

[BY WHOM.] 16th Dist.

[TERM.] 1 year

[REMARKS.]

Drafted

Spelt on Descriptive List - Hamick [??--the last two letters are very unclear]


[NO.] [38]

[NAMES] Whitaker Joseph

[AGE.] 33

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 7 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Hazel

[HAIR.] Sandy

[WHERE BORN.] Bedford Cy Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Laborer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sep 21 /64

[WHERE.] do. [sc. Chambersburg]

[BY WHOM.] 16th Dist.

[TERM.] 1 year

[REMARKS.]

do [sc. Drafted]


[NO.] [39]

[NAMES] Corle Jonathan

[AGE.] 37

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 5 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Florid

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Sandy

[WHERE BORN.] do [sc. Bedford Cy] do [sc. Penna]

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sep 21 /64

[WHERE.] do. [sc. Chambersburg]

[BY WHOM.] 16th Dist

[TERM.] 1 year

[REMARKS.]

do [sc. drafted]

Killed in Action Oct 27th 1864


[NO.] [40]

[NAMES] Gordon George G.

[AGE.] 23

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 6 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] do. [sc. Bedford Cy.] do. [sc. Penna.]

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sep. 21 /64

[WHERE.] do. [sc. Chambersburg]

[BY WHOM.] 16th Dist.

[TERM.] 1 year

[REMARKS.]

do. [sc. Drafted]

Discharged for Disability on Sur. Cert. by order of Maj. Gen. Augur Jany [?] 20 /65 Washington D.C.


[NO.] [41]

[NAMES] Corle Francis

[AGE.] 37

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 9 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] do. [sc. Bedford Cy.] do. [sc. Penna]

[OCCUPATION.] Storekeeper

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sep 21 /64

[WHERE.] do. [sc. Chambersburg]

[BY WHOM.] 16th Dist

[TERM.] do. [sc. 1 year]

[REMARKS.]

do. [sc. drafted]

Died from wounds received in action (Oct [?] 29th 1864)


[NO.] [42]

[NAMES] Garn Daniel I

[AGE.] 20

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 6 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] do. [sc. Bedford Cy.] do. [sc. Penna]

[OCCUPATION.] Laborer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sep 21 /64

[WHERE.] do. [sc. Chambersburg]

[BY WHOM.] 16th Dist.

[TERM.] do. [sc. 1 year]

[REMARKS.]

do. [sc. drafted]


[NO.] [43]

[NAMES] Stufft Michael

[AGE.] 41

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 11 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Florid

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Sandy

[WHERE BORN.] do. [sc. Bedford Cy.] do. [sc. Penna]

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sep 21 /64

[WHERE.] do. [sc. Chambersburg]

[BY WHOM.] 16th Dist

[TERM.] do. [sc. 1 year]

[REMARKS.]

do. [sc. drafted]

Des List sent to Hosp June 26th 1865


[NO.] [44]

[NAMES] Burket Elias

[AGE.] 29

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 10 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] do. [sc. Bedford Cy.] do. [sc. Penna]

[OCCUPATION.] Laborer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sep 21 /64

[WHERE.] do. [sc. Chambersburg]

[BY WHOM.] 16th Dist.

[TERM.] do. [sc. 1 year]

[REMARKS.]

do. [sc. drafted]


[NO.] [45]

[NAMES] Defibaugh James

[AGE.] 45

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 8 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Florid

[EYES.] Brown

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] do. [sc. Bedford Cy.] do. [sc. Penna]

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Oct 8 /64

[WHERE.] do. [sc. Chambersburg]

[BY WHOM.] 16th Dist.

[TERM.] do. [sc. 1 year]

[REMARKS.]

Substitute


[NO.] [46]

[NAMES] Wright John

[AGE.] 17

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 10 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Dark

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] do. [sc. Bedford Cy.] do. [sc. Penna]

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Oct 8 /64

[WHERE.] do. [sc. Chambersburg]

[BY WHOM.] 16th Dist.

[TERM.] do. [sc. 1 year]

[REMARKS.]

do. [sc. Substitute]


[NO.] [47]

[NAMES] Manning Asher B.

[AGE.] 41

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 4 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Rutland Cy Vermont

[OCCUPATION.] Shoemaker

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] [blank]

[WHERE.] [blank]

[BY WHOM.] [blank]

[TERM.] do. [sc. 1 year]

[REMARKS.]

Drafted in Leidy Twp Clinton Cy Pa.

Deserted July 18 /64 in Centre Cy Pa.

arrested Sep 1 /64 $30 Reward


[NO.] [48]

[NAMES] Kilburn William

[AGE.] 39

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 11 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Florid

[EYES.] [blank]

[HAIR.] Fair

[WHERE BORN.] Yorkshire Cy England

[OCCUPATION.] Laborer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] [blank]

[WHERE.] [blank]

[BY WHOM.] [blank]

[TERM.] do. [sc. 1 year]

[REMARKS.]

Drafted in Leidy Twp. Clinton Cy. Pa.

Deserted June 1 /64 in Centre Cy. Pa

arrested Sep 1 /64 $30 Reward


[NO.] [49]

[NAMES] Feather [?] Josiah [looks like 'Fealter']

[AGE.] 40

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 6 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Florid

[EYES.] Hazel

[HAIR.] Sandy

[WHERE BORN.] Bedford Cy. Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Laborer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] June 3 /64

[WHERE.] Chambersburg

[BY WHOM.] 16th Dist.

[TERM.] do. [sc. 1 year]

[REMARKS.]

do [sc. drafted]

Deserted July 4 /64 in Chambersburg

arrested Sep 20 /64 in Bedford Cy Pa $15 Expenses


[NO.] [50]

[NAMES] Shumber Daniel

[AGE.] 28

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 6 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Hazel

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Liverpool England

[OCCUPATION.] Stone cutter

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sep 28 /64

[WHERE.] Harrisburg

[BY WHOM.] 14th Dist

[TERM.] do. [sc. 1 year]

[REMARKS.]

Substitute


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