91st PA: Edward Boyle

Edward Boyle

Before the war

He was born in Ireland (2). He was born in 1836/37 (2 (28 in 1865)).

When he enlisted, he was a miner (2).

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 5 inches tall, and had a fair complexion, grey eyes, and dark hair (2).

During the war

He also served in company H of the 5th US Artillery (3, 4).

He was a substitute (1). He enlisted and was mustered into service on 27 February 1865 (1, 2). He was enlisted for one year, at Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, by Captain Bowen (2). He was a private in company I (1, 5).

He mustered out with his company on 10 July 1865 (1, 2). He was a private, in company I (5).

After the war

On 16 February 1886, he successfully applied for a pension (4).

On 5 June 1902, his widow, Rose Boyle, successfully applied for a pension from Pennsylvania (3, 4).

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Edward Boyle in the 91st PA database

Sources

1 Bates, Samuel Penniman. History of Pennsylvania volunteers, 1861-5. Harrisburg: B. Singerly, state printer, 1869-71. 5 volumes. 'Ninety-first regiment', volume 3, pages 186-233. (In the roster) (Edward Boyle)

2 company I, descriptive roll, #49 (Edward Boyle)

3 pension index, by regiment, 91st PA Infantry, company I (Edward Boyle)

4 pension index, by name (Edward Boyle)

5 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Edward Boyle)

Sources checked unsuccessfully

1890 US census, veterans schedules
Ancestry index (accessed March 2007)
an Edward Boyle in Delaware County PA had no identifying information

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 10 Mar 2014, from Fold3]


Boyle, Edward
Co. I, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt.
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GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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