91st PA: John H Gould

John H Gould

Before the war

He was born in 1817/18 (5 (44 in 1862), 6 [70 in 1880]). He was born in New York, New York (5, 6).

When he enlisted, he was a machinist (5).

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 3-3/4 inches tall, and had a light complexion, hazel eyes, and light brown hair (5).

During the war

He enlisted and was mustered into service on 9 September 1862 (1, 5). He was enlisted for three years, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, by Lieutenant Gregory (5). He was a private in company G (1, 7).

On 11 April 1863, he returned to duty with the regiment (2).

He was discharged at camp near Falmouth, Virginia, on 15 April 1863 on surgeon's certificate of disability, by order of General Meade (1, 3 [17 Apr], 4 [15 Apr], 5). He was a private, in company G (7).

After the war

In 1880, he was living at 117 Washington Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (6). He was a boarder, with Henry Beale (6). He was not working (6).

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) (John H Gould)

2 consolidated morning report, 11 April 1863 (John Gould)

3 consolidated morning report, 91st PA, 24 April 1863 (Private Gould)

4 company G, register of men discharged, #30 (John H Gould)

5 company G, descriptive roll, #97 (John H Gould)

6 1880 US census, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, supervisor's district 1, enumeration district 32, microfilm series T9, film 1167, page 36 D = 28 handwritten (John H Gould)

7 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (John H Gould)

1880 census

[1880 US census, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, supervisor's district 1, enumeration district 32, microfilm series T9, film 1167, page 36 D = 28 handwritten]
line1415
street nameWashington Street
house number117 
dwelling visit #223 
family visit #244 
nameBeale HenryGould John H
colorWW
sexMM
age3370
month born if born in year  
relationship Boarder
single11
married  
widowed/divorced  
married during year  
occupationPhotographerAt Home
months unemployed  
currently ill?  
blind  
deaf/dumb  
idiotic  
insane  
disabled  
school this year  
can't read  
can't write  
birthplacePennaN York
father's birthplacePennaPenna
mother's birthplacePennaPenna

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 25 Apr 2014, from Fold3]


Gould, John H.
Co. G, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
See also [blank]

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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