91st PA--descriptive roll of company H, part 4

Descriptive roll for company H, entries 61 through 80

Descriptive roll entries
1 to 20
21 to 40
41 to 60
61 to 80
81 to 100
101-119
120-139
140-160
161-180
181-193

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[source: Descriptive book, company H, 91st Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, National Archives and Records Administration]
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[NO.] 61

[NAMES] Amos Heaveland

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 5 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] light

[EYES.] light

[HAIR.] light

[WHERE BORN.] Amley, New Jersey

[OCCUPATION.] [illegible; looks like 'Claters']

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov 20

[WHERE.] Phila

[BY WHOM.] Chas L [?] Zinn [?]

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

one Rifle no [crossed-out number, perhaps '158'] 79

A Deserter since July 7th 1863


[NO.] 62

[NAMES] Patrick Dwier

[AGE.] 27

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 5 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] [illegible; it's written over another word]

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Ireland Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Laborer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov 13

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] " [sc. Chas L Zinn?]

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

Discharged for disability at Camp Stanton


[NO.] 63

[NAMES] George S Philips

[AGE.] 27

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 7 [?]

[COMPLEXION.] " [sc. Dark]

[EYES.] Dark

[HAIR.] " [sc. Dark]

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Cordwai[ner]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] [Nov] 13

[WHERE.] Phila

[BY WHOM.] [illegible]

[TERM.] [blank]

[REMARKS.]

one Rifle [crossed-out number, perhaps 108] 39

Died at Emory Hosp W DC November 18th of wounds Rec 27th Oct


[NO.] 64

[NAMES] William C. Reiff

[AGE.] 17

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 5 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Philad Pennsylv

[OCCUPATION.] Pumpmaker

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov 14

[WHERE.] Philad

[BY WHOM.] Capt Gilbert

[TERM.] [blank]

[REMARKS.]

one Rifle No 80 [a number is crossed out before '80']


[NO.] 65

[NAMES] William S. Shaw

[AGE.] 17

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 6 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Light

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] Milville, New Jersey

[OCCUPATION.] Farm[er]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov 14

[WHERE.] Phila

[BY WHOM.] Capt Gilbert

[TERM.] [blank]

[REMARKS.]

one Rifle no 0

Discharged for Disability


[NO.] 66

[NAMES] William Roberts

[AGE.] 17

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 5 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Light

[WHERE BORN.] New York, New York

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov 16th

[WHERE.] Phila

[BY WHOM.] Left. [?] Black

[TERM.] [blank]

[REMARKS.]

one Rifle no [crossed-out number] 81

Discharged for Disability


[NO.] 67

[NAMES] John T. Lott

[AGE.] 24

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 5 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Penna

[OCCUPATION.] soap m[aker?]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] " [sc. Nov] 15

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] C L Zinn

[TERM.] [blank]

[REMARKS.]

Discharged for Disability Trans [actually transferred to Veterans' reserve corps]


[NO.] 68

[NAMES] Samuel Amey

[AGE.] 33

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 4 inches

[COMPLEXION.] " [sc. light]

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] " " [sc. Phila Penn]

[OCCUPATION.] Shoema[ker]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] " [sc. Nov] 18

[WHERE.] Phila

[BY WHOM.] C L Zinn

[TERM.] [blank]

[REMARKS.]

one Rifle no [crossed-out number] 101

Discharged for Disability


[NO.] 69

[NAMES] Malachi Davis

[AGE.] 26

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 8 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Hazel

[HAIR.] Black

[WHERE BORN.] Philada Pennsylvan

[OCCUPATION.] Farmer

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov 18

[WHERE.] Philadelp

[BY WHOM.] Left [?] Black

[TERM.] [blank]

[REMARKS.]

Discharged for Disability


[NO.] 70

[NAMES] Mabery Warntz [?--the 'rn' isn't clear]

[AGE.] 20

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 5 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Dark

[HAIR.] Black

[WHERE BORN.] New Township, Pennsylvania

[OCCUPATION.] Farm[er]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov 20 [written above a crossed-out date]

[WHERE.] " [sc. Philadelp]

[BY WHOM.] " " [sc. Left (?) Black]

[TERM.] [blank]

[REMARKS.]

one Rifle [crossed-out number, perhaps '1037'] 103

A Deserter since April 29th 1863 [sic; probably 27 Apr 63]


[NO.] 71

[NAMES] Lawrence Humphries

[AGE.] 48

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 7 [?] 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Grey

[WHERE BORN.] Bangdon, Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Weaver

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov 18th

[WHERE.] Philada

[BY WHOM.] Left [?] G Black

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

No Gun 94

Died at Washington


[NO.] 72

[NAMES] Winchester Meyers

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] [blank]

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Black

[WHERE BORN.] Philadelp Pennsylv

[OCCUPATION.] Farm[er]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov 19th

[WHERE.] Phila

[BY WHOM.] " " [sc. Left (?) G Black]

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

Discharged By order of Court


[NO.] 73

[NAMES] Stephen Whinna

[AGE.] 21

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 8 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Dark

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Carilsle [sic] England ['Carilsle' is written above a crossed-out word]

[OCCUPATION.] Soap mak[er]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] " [sc. Nov] 14

[WHERE.] Phila

[BY WHOM.] " " [sc. Left [?] G Black]

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

one Rifle No [crossed-out '35'] 44

Died of wounds received in action June 18th /64, near Petersburg Va


[NO.] 74

[NAMES] Joseph Douglass

[AGE.] 43

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 4 3/4 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Glasgow, Scotland

[OCCUPATION.] [blank]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] " [sc. Nov] 19

[WHERE.] Phila

[BY WHOM.] " " [sc. Left (?) G Black]

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

one Rifle 1121

Discharged for Disability Transferred [he was actually transferred to the Veterans' reserve corps]


[NO.] 75

[NAMES] Peter Alhister

[AGE.] 44

[HEIGHT.] 6 ft.

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Dark

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Baden, Germany

[OCCUPATION.] [blank]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] " [sc. Nov] 20

[WHERE.] Phila

[BY WHOM.] " " [sc. Left (?) G Black]

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

No 63

Deserter Since April 29th /63


[NO.] 76

[NAMES] Peter Liant [sic--perhaps Peter Linnett]

[AGE.] 21

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 6 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] County Tyrone, Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Labor[er]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov 20

[WHERE.] Phila

[BY WHOM.] Left [?] G Black

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

one Rifle No 47 [?--the '7' is written over another digit]

Deserter since July 6th 1863


[NO.] 77

[NAMES] John McClarren

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 7 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Dark

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Pen

[OCCUPATION.] [blank]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] " [sc. Nov] 22

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] C L Zinn [?]

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

Discharged for disability July 1862


[NO.] 78

[NAMES] Chas McIlvaine

[AGE.] 38

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 9 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Bleu [sic]

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Antrim, Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] [blank]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] " [sc. Nov] 22

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] " [sc. C L Zinn]

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

Discharged for disability at Camp Stanton


[NO.] 79

[NAMES] John Goodwin

[AGE.] 27

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 9 inches [the '9' is written over another number]

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] light

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Penn

[OCCUPATION.] [blank]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] " [sc. Nov] 19

[WHERE.] " [sc. Phila]

[BY WHOM.] " [sc. C L Zinn]

[TERM.] [blank]

[REMARKS.]

No of Gun 91 [?]

Died in Division Hospital Bealton Station Va


[NO.] 80

[NAMES] Geo. L. Poole

[AGE.] 21

[HEIGHT.] 6 ft

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] light

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Pennsyl

[OCCUPATION.] [illegible; perhaps beginning 'ca' or 'co']

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] " [sc. Nov] 20

[WHERE.] Phila

[BY WHOM.] C L Zinn

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

No [illegible word, perhaps 'musket'!?] 40


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