91st PA: Ephraim Hause [or Hoasse]

Ephraim Hause [or Hoasse]

Before the war

He was born in 1839/40 (3 (23 in 1863), 6 [29 in 1870]). He was born in Pennsylvania (3, 6).

When he enlisted, he was a farm[er] (3).

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 9 inches tall, and had a dark complexion, grey eyes, and dark hair (3).

During the war

He was drafted (1, 3). His service was credited to the Ninth Congressional District (3). He enlisted and was mustered into service in the 118th Pennsylvania Infantry on 20 July 1863 (1, 3). He served in company G (5). He was enlisted for three years, by Captain Robinson (3).

On 2 June 1865, he was transferred from the 118th Pennsylvania to the 91st Pennsylvania (1, 2, 5 [1 Jun], 7). He was a private in company I of the 91st Pennsylvania (1, 7).

He mustered out with his company on 10 July 1865 (1, 3, 5). He was a private, in company I (7).

After the war

In 1870, he was living in Mount Joy Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania (6). He was living with Mary (presumably his wife), and with Ephraim, Henry, and Sarah (presumably their children (6). He was a day laborer, and owned $100 in personal property (6).

On 18 July 1890, he applied successfully from Pennsylvania for a pension (4, 5).

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) (Ephraim Hoasse [sic; presumably the transcriber misread the curl at the end of the 'H' as a separate letter])

2 company I, register of men transferred (Ephraim Hause [sic])

3 company I, descriptive roll, #99 (Ephraim Haase [sic])

4 pension index, by name (Ephraim H Hause)

5 pension index, by regiment, 91st PA Infantry, company I (Ephraim K [?] Hause)

6 1870 US census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Mount Joy Township, microfilm series M593, film 1358, page 52 = 51 handwritten (Ephriam [sic] Hause)

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

Sources checked unsuccessfully

1890 US census, veterans schedules
Ancestry index (accessed 22 May 2007)

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Ephraim Hause in the 91st PA database

1870 census

[1870 US census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Mount Joy Township, microfilm series M593, film 1358, page 52 = 51 handwritten]
line1920212223
Dwelling-house number410    
Family number418    
NameHause, Ephriam [sic]- Mary- Ephriam [sic]- Henry- Sarah
Age2923531
SexMFMMF
ColorWWWWW
OccupationDay LaborerKeep House   
Real estate value     
Personal estate value100    
BirthplacePenna""""
Father foreign born     
Mother foreign born     
Birth month if born within year     
Marriage month if married within year     
Attended school past year     
Can't read11   
Can't write11   
Deaf, dumb, blind, etc.     
Male US citizen at least 21 years old1    
Male US citizen at least 21 years old who can't vote ...     

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 5 May 2014, from Fold3]


Haasse Ephraim.
Co. I, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt. | Pvt.
See also 118 Pa. Vols.

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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