91st PA--first descriptive roll of company K, part 1

First descriptive roll for company K, part 1

Descriptive roll entries
first roll, part 1
first roll, part 2
first roll, part 3
first roll, part 4
second roll
third roll, part 1
third roll, part 2
third roll, part 3
third roll, part 4
fourth roll, part 1
fourth roll, part 2
fourth roll, part 3
fourth roll, part 4

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[source: Descriptive book, company K, 91st Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, National Archives and Records Administration]
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[NO.] 1

[NAMES] Boyer John M

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 5 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] light

[EYES.] grey

[HAIR.] brown

[WHERE BORN.] Montgom [?] Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Mac[hinist??]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Septr [?] 25th

[WHERE.] Philad

[BY WHOM.] Capt Casner

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

Mustered into the U.S. Service by Capt Dye U.S


[NO.] 2

[NAMES] Brooks John F

[AGE.] 43

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 5 inches

[COMPLEXION.] light

[EYES.] blue

[HAIR.] light

[WHERE BORN.] Burlinton New Jersey [?]

[OCCUPATION.] brick [the rest is lost in the binding]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Octbr 15th

[WHERE.] Phila

[BY WHOM.] Lt Matlack

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

" " [sc. Mustered into the U.S. Service by] " [sc. Capt] Gilbert P.V.


[NO.] 3

[NAMES] Burman Thomas

[AGE.] 24

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 8 inches

[COMPLEXION.] light

[EYES.] blue

[HAIR.] light

[WHERE BORN.] Philada Penna

[OCCUPATION.] butch[er]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov 8th 1861

[WHERE.] Philad

[BY WHOM.] Capt Casner

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

" " [sc. Mustered into the U.S. Service by] Lieut Geo Murphy


[NO.]

[NAMES] Bywater Wilfred

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 5 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] [illegible]

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] " [sc. Philada] England [sic]

[OCCUPATION.] Cle[rk]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Dec [?] 1st 1861 [the date is written over something else]

[WHERE.] Philad

[BY WHOM.] Capt Casner

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered into the US Service by] Lieut Jas B. Diehl


[NO.]

[NAMES] Henry Bozher [?] [the last four letters of the surname are written over something else]

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 1 1/8 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Dark

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Burlington New Jersey

[OCCUPATION.] Labo[rer]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] [F]eby 25 /64

[WHERE.] Philada

[BY WHOM.] Capt Stretch

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

" " [sc. Mustered into the U.S. Service by] Capt Stretch


[NO.]

[NAMES] Adolph Bankett

[AGE.] 22

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 7 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Dark

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Alleghany Pennsylvania

[OCCUPATION.] G [the rest is lost in the binding, but appears to be a separate word]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] June 28th /62

[WHERE.] Pittsburg [sic]

[BY WHOM.] Lt G. A. Werk [?]

[TERM.] 3 years [written over something]

[REMARKS.]

Mustered in by Capt Dodge


[NO.]

[NAMES] John Baker

[AGE.] 22

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 5 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Fair

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] dark

[WHERE BORN.] Virginia

[OCCUPATION.] Labo[rer]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] July 17th 63

[WHERE.] 23rd dist

[BY WHOM.] drafted

[TERM.] 3 yrs

[REMARKS.]


[NO.]

[NAMES] John Blumm

[AGE.] 23

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 3 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Germany

[OCCUPATION.] Lab[orer]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] [J]uly 10th

[WHERE.] Allegheny ['Harrisburg' is crossed out]

[BY WHOM.] [blank]

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

Drafted


[NO.]

[NAMES] Reuben Chafee

[AGE.] 28

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 7 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Florid

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Pennsylvania

[OCCUPATION.] Lab[orer]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] July 16th

[WHERE.] Butler County ['Allegheny' is crossed out]

[BY WHOM.] [blank]

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

Drafted


[NO.]

[NAMES] Phillip Demmel

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 8 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Grey

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Germany

[OCCUPATION.] Glas[sblower?] ['Glas' may be crossed out, and a word may be started above it]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Dec 27th 1863

[WHERE.] Licken [?] Run Va

[BY WHOM.] Lt S [?] M Adams

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

Mustered in by Capt Barnard

transfered from 62nd P.V.V.


[NO.]

[NAMES] John Doring

[AGE.] 25

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 8 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Pittsburg Pennsylvania

[OCCUPATION.] Glas[sblower?]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] March 10th

[WHERE.] Pittsburg

[BY WHOM.] Capt Jefries

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

Mustered in by Capt Jefries

transfered from 62nd P.V.V.


[NO.]

[NAMES] William Norton

[AGE.] 24

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 7 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] Black

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Lab[orer]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] July 14th /63

[WHERE.] [blank]

[BY WHOM.] [blank]

[TERM.] [blank]

[REMARKS.]

Substitute

Transfered from 62nd Pennsylvania July 22d /64


[NO.] 1

[NAMES] Cook William J

[AGE.] 19

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet [blank] inches

[COMPLEXION.] light

[EYES.] grey

[HAIR.] light

[WHERE BORN.] Philada Pennsyl

[OCCUPATION.] Cle[rk]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] [S]ept 24th

[WHERE.] Philad

[BY WHOM.] Capt Casner

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

Mustered in the service of the U.S. by Capt Smith U.S.


[NO.] 2

[NAMES] Casner John F

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 5 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] light

[EYES.] blue

[HAIR.] light

[WHERE BORN.] Philada Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Pain[ter]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] [S]ept 24th

[WHERE.] Philad

[BY WHOM.] Capt Casner

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

" " " [sc. Mustered in the service of the U.S. by Capt Smith U.S.]


[NO.] 3

[NAMES] Cloud William

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 6 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] hazel

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] berks Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Shoe[maker]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Sept 25th

[WHERE.] Philada

[BY WHOM.] Cap Casner

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

[REMARKS.]

" " " " [sc. Mustered in the service of the U.S. by Capt] Dye " [sc. U.S]


[NO.]

[NAMES] Coster George J

[AGE.] 44 [?] [written over another number]

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 5 inches

[COMPLEXION.] light

[EYES.] blue

[HAIR.] light

[WHERE BORN.] Philada Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Prin[ter]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] " [sc. Sept] 27th

[WHERE.] " [sc. Philada]

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

[TERM.] [blank?]

[REMARKS.]

" " " [sc. Mustered in the service of the U.S. by Capt] Dye " [sc. U.S]


[NO.]

[NAMES] Chism Robert

[AGE.] 20

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 7 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] Blue

[HAIR.] Dark

[WHERE BORN.] Philadelphia Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Cle[rk]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] [blank]

[WHERE.] [blank]

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

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

" " [sc. Mustered in the service of the U.S by] Lieut Geo Murphy


[NO.]

[NAMES] Crouse George J [?]

[AGE.] 44

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 8 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] hazel

[HAIR.] grey

[WHERE BORN.] Philad Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Smi [the rest is lost in the binding]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Octr [?] 15

[WHERE.] Philada

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

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

" " [sc. Mustered in the service of the U.S by] Capt Bell U.S


[NO.]

[NAMES] Clifford Henry

[AGE.] 44

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 7 inches

[COMPLEXION.] light

[EYES.] grey

[HAIR.] grey

[WHERE BORN.] " [sc. Philad] Ireland [sic]

[OCCUPATION.] Shoe[maker]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] " [sc. Octr (?)] 14

[WHERE.] Philada

[BY WHOM.] Capt Casner

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

" " " [sc. Mustered in the service of the U.S by Capt] Gilbert P.V.


[NO.]

[NAMES] Conners Patrick

[AGE.] 35

[HEIGHT.] 6 feet [blank] inches

[COMPLEXION.] light

[EYES.] blue

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] " [sc. Phila] Ireland [sic]

[OCCUPATION.] Labo[rer]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov 4th 1861

[WHERE.] Philada

[BY WHOM.] Capt Casner

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

[Mustered in the service of the U.S by] " [sc. Capt] Peter D. Keyser P.V.


[NO.]

[NAMES] Costillo John

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 3 inches

[COMPLEXION.] light

[EYES.] blue

[HAIR.] Brown [?]

[WHERE BORN.] Pottsville Penn

[OCCUPATION.] " [sc. Laborer]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov 30th

[WHERE.] Philada

[BY WHOM.] Capt Casner

[TERM.] " " [sc. 3 yrs]

[REMARKS.]

marked with small pox

" [sc. Mustered in the service of the U.S by] Lieut L. T. Matlack P.V.


[NO.]

[NAMES] Chambers Samuel

[AGE.] 34

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 4 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] brown

[HAIR.] dark

[WHERE BORN.] Philada Penna

[OCCUPATION.] Sad[dler?]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Nov 26th

[WHERE.] Philada

[BY WHOM.] Capt Casner

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

Muster in to service by Lieut [illegible initial] H Senty [?] P.V


[NO.]

[NAMES] Cooper Wm R

[AGE.] 32

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 9 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Light

[EYES.] blue

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Philada Penn

[OCCUPATION.] Tail[or]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Decr 21st

[WHERE.] Philada

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

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

" " [sc. Muster in to service by] [blank] [between this and the previous line is written: 'L [?] T [?] Mattack]


[NO.]

[NAMES] Connelly Michael

[AGE.] 25

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 6 inches

[COMPLEXION.] Dark

[EYES.] blue

[HAIR.] Brown

[WHERE BORN.] Galway Ireland

[OCCUPATION.] Lab[orer]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Decr [?] 23d

[WHERE.] Phila

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

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

" " [sc. Muster in to service by] " L. T. Matlock [?]


[NO.]

[NAMES] Casner William G.

[AGE.] 22

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet 7 1/2 inches

[COMPLEXION.] light

[EYES.] ble [sic; presumably blue]

[HAIR.] light

[WHERE BORN.] Philada Penna

[OCCUPATION.] cle[rk]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Oct 8th 1861

[WHERE.] Philad

[BY WHOM.] Capt Casner

[TERM.] 3 years

[REMARKS.]

" " [sc. Muster in to service by] Lieut Pierce U.S.


[NO.] 26

[NAMES] Chambers Eugene R

[AGE.] 18

[HEIGHT.] 5 feet [blank] inches

[COMPLEXION.] dark

[EYES.] hazel

[HAIR.] Brown [??]

[WHERE BORN.] Phila Penna

[OCCUPATION.] [illegible]

[ENLISTMENT.]

[WHEN.] Feby 21st

[WHERE.] Philad

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

[TERM.] " [sc. 3 years]

[REMARKS.]

" " " [sc. Muster in to service by Lieut] J. A. Gregory


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