91st PA: Archibald Hull

Archibald Hull

Before the war

He was born on 12 August 1847 (8 [Aug 1846], 11 [12 Aug 1847]; 2 (18 yrs 7 months in 1865), 3 (18 yrs 7 months in 1865), 6 [26 in 1870], 7 [36 in 1880], 8 [53 in 1900], 9 [63 in 1910], 10 [72 in 1920]). He was born in Pennsylvania (2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10).

When he enlisted, he was a labo[rer] (2, 3).

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 6-1/2 inches tall, and had a dark complexion, brown eyes, and dark hair (2, 3).

During the war

He was a substitute for Esa Ross (1, 2, 3). He enlisted and was mustered into service on 16 March 1865 (1, 2, 3, 4, 12). He was enlisted for one year, at Brighton [presumably Brighton, Beaver County, Pennsylvania], by Captain Cathberten (2, 3). He was mustered in as a private in company K (1, 13). His service was credited to the 9th or 93rd subdivision of the 24th congressional district (2 [93], 3 [9]).

He mustered out with his company on 10 July 1865 (1, 4, 12). He was a private in company K (13).

After the war

He married Susan [unknown family name] in 1866/68 (8 [33 years in 1900], 9 [44 years in 1910]). She was born in March 1848, in Pennsylvania (8). They apparently had ten children, including (6, 7, 8 (5 children, 5 alive, in 1900), 9 (10 children, 5 alive, in 1910)):

In 1870, he was living in Aleppo Township, Greene County, Pennsylvania (6). He was a farmer, and owned $750 in real estate and $200 in personal property (6). He was living with his wife Susan and children Mary E and Zachariah (6).

In 1880, he was living in Monongalia County, West Virginia (7). He was a farm laborer (7). He was living with his wife Susanne, and children Mary, Zack, William, and Harry (7).

On 10 March 1890, he applied successfully from West Virginia for a pension (4, 12).

In 1890, he was living in Grant, Wetzel County, West Virginia (4). He had catarrh in his head (4).

In 1900, he was living in Grant Township, Wetzel County, West Virginia (8). He was a farmer (8). He was living with his wife Susan, and children Zacharias, William, Simeon, Joseph, and Lulu (8).

In 1910, he was living in Merrion Magisterial District, Preston County, West Virginia (9). He was living with his wife Susan and son Joseph (9). He was a farmer (9).

On 12 [?] December 1910, he again applied for a pension (12).

In 1920, he was living in Portland District, Preston County, West Virginia (10). He was living with his wife Susan, his son Simeon, and Simeon's family (10). He was not working (10).

He died on 18 January 1923, in Radamer, Portland, Preston County, West Virginia (11, 12 [Terra Alta WV]). He was a farmer (11). His wife had died before he did (11). He was buried in Wesley Chapel; the undertaker was A R Fike, of Terra Alta, West Virginia (11).

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) (Archibald Hull)

2 company K, third descriptive roll (Archibald Hull)

3 company K, fourth descriptive roll (Archibald Hull)

4 1890 US census, veterans' schedule, West Virginia, Wetzel, Grant, page [2] (Archobeld [sic] Hull)

5 pension index, by name (Archibald Hull)

6 1870 US census, Pennsylvania, Greene County, Aleppo Township, microfilm series M593, film 1348, page 142 = 31 handwritten (Archibald Hull)

7 1880 US census, West Virginia, Monongalia County, supervisor's district first, enumeration district 223, microfilm series T9, film 1409, page 336 = 2 B handwritten (Archabald Hull)

8 1900 US census, West Virginia, Wetzel County, Grant Township, supervisor's district 287, enumeration district 97, microfilm series T623, film 1775, page 107 = 8 B handwritten (Archobold Hull)

9 1910 US census, West Virginia, Preston County, Merrion Magisterial District, supervisor's district 2d, enumeration district 111, microfilm series T624, film 1695, page 228 = 8 B handwritten (Archibald Hull)

10 1920 US census, West Virginia, Preston County, Portland District, supervisor's district 2, enumeration district 131 [?], microfilm series T625, film 1969, page 133 = 1 B handwritten (Archibald Hull)

11 West Virginia death certificate, 18 January 1923 (Archibald Hull)

12 pension index, by regiment, 91st PA Infantry, company K (Archibald Hull)

13 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Archibald Hull)

Sources checked unsuccessfully

1930 US census
Ancestry index (accessed May 2007)

1870 census

[1870 US census, Pennsylvania, Greene County, Aleppo Township, microfilm series M593, film 1348, page 142 = 31 handwritten]
line26272829
Dwelling-house number212   
Family number212   
NameArchibald HullSusanMary EZachariah
Age262216/12
Sexmffm
Colorwwww
OccupationFarmerKeeping house  
Real estate value750   
Personal estate value200   
BirthplacePenna"""
Father foreign born    
Mother foreign born    
Birth month if born within year   Feb
Marriage month if married within year    
Attended school past year    
Can't read 1  
Can't write 1  
Deaf, dumb, blind, etc. I  
Male US citizen at least 21 years old1   
Male US citizen at least 21 years old who can't vote ...    

1880 census

[1880 US census, West Virginia, Monongalia County, supervisor's district first, enumeration district 223, microfilm series T9, film 1409, page 336 = 2 B handwritten]
line2829303132
street name      
house number      
dwelling visit #18     
family visit #18     
nameHull, Archabald- Susanne- Mary Q [?]- Zack J- William C [?]- Harry F
colorWWWWWW
sexMFFMMM
age3633121063
month born if born in year      
relationship WifeDaughterSonSonSon
single      
married11    
widowed/divorced      
married during year      
occupationFarm LaborerKeeping HouseAt HomeAt Home  
months unemployed      
currently ill?      
blind      
deaf/dumb      
idiotic      
insane      
disabled      
school this year  11  
can't read 1 1  
can't write 1 1  
birthplacePaPaPaPaPaWVa
father's birthplacePaPaPaPaPaPa
mother's birthplacePaPaPaPaPaPa

1890 census, veterans schedule

[1890 US census, veterans' schedule, West Virginia, Wetzel, Grant, page [2]]
[line] 18
[house] 66
[family] 67
[name] Hull, Archobeld [sic]
[rank] Private
[company] H
[unit] 91 Pa
[enlistment date] 16 March 1865
[discharge date] 10 July 1865
[length of service] [blank] years, 3 months, 24 days
[post office address] Do [sc. Lowman [??] W Va]
[disability incurred] Catarr in head
[remarks] [blank]

1900 census

[1900 US census, West Virginia, Wetzel County, Grant Township, supervisor's district 287, enumeration district 97, microfilm series T623, film 1775, page 107 = 8 B handwritten]
line686970717273747576
street         
house number         
dwelling number130        
family number130        
nameHull Archobold [sic]- Susan- Zacharias- William C- Simeon- Joseph E- Lulu AFillbery Marthy- Clerinua [???]
relationshipHeadWifeSonSonSonSonDaughterServantSon
colorWWWWWWWWW
sexMFMMMMFFM
birth dateAug 1846March 1848Feb 1870Feb 1876April 1884Aug 1885March 1888Jan 1882Oct 1899
age53523024161412187/12
married?MMSSSSSSS
# years married3232       
mother of how many children? 5     1 
# of children living 5     1 
birthplacePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaWest VirginiaWest VirginiaWest VirginiaWest Virginia
father's birthplacePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaWest VirginiaWest Virginia
mother's birthplacePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaWest VirginiaWest Virginia
immigration year         
# years in USA         
naturalized citizen?         
occupationFarmer Farm laborerFarm laborAt SchoolAt SchoolAt SchoolServant 
# months not employed0000   0 
# months in school    555  
can readyesyesyesyesyesyesyesno 
can writeyesyesyesyesyesyesyesno 
speaks Englishyesyesyesyesyesy [sic] yes 
owned/rentedO        
free or mortgagedF        
farm/houseF        
# of farm schedule109        

1910 census

[1910 US census, West Virginia, Preston County, Merrion Magisterial District, supervisor's district 2d, enumeration district 111, microfilm series T624, film 1695, page 228 = 8 B handwritten]
line596061
street   
house nr   
dwelling nr141  
family nr145  
nameHull Archibald- Susan- Joseph E
relationshipHeadWifeSon
sexMFM
colorWWW
age636324
marital statusM1M1S
#years present marriage4444 
mother of # children 10 
mother of # living children 5 
birthplacePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvania
father's birthplaceUnited StatesMarylandPennslyvania
mother's birthplacePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvania
immigrated   
naturalized/alien   
speaks EnglishEnglishEnglishEnglish
occupationFarmernoneFarmer
nature of industry etc.General farm House farm
employer etc.Emp W
out of work 15 Apr 1910?  No
# weeks out of work 1909  0
can readYesNoYes
can writeYesNoYes
school since 1 Sep 09   
owned/rentedO  
owned free or mortagagedF  
farm/houseF  
nr on farm schedule115  
civil war vet[blank]  
blind   
deaf & dumb   

1920 census

[1920 US census, West Virginia, Preston County, Portland District, supervisor's district 2, enumeration district 131 [?], microfilm series T625, film 1969, page 133 = 1 B handwritten]
line717273747576777879
street         
house numberFm [?]        
dwelling visit number14        
family visit number14        
nameHull Simeon E- Ida M- Arlie O- Artie O- Pansy G- David L- Oscar WHull Archibald- Susan M
relationshipHeadWifeSonSonDaughterSonSonFatherMother
own/rentR        
free/mortgaged (if owned)         
sexMFMMFMMMF
raceWWWWWWWWW
age at last birthday36299753 1/26/127273
marital statusMMSSSSSMM
year of immigration         
naturalized/alien         
year of naturalization         
attended school since Sept 1919  yesyesno    
can readyesyesyes    yesno
can writeyesyesyes    yesno
birth placeWest VirginiaWest VirginiaWest VirginiaWest VirginiaWest VirginiaWest VirginiaWest VirginiaPennsylvaniaPennsylvania
native language         
father's birthplacePennsylvaniaWestVirginiaWest VirginiaWest VirginiaWest VirginiaWest VirginiaWest VirginiaPennsylvaniaPennsylvania
father's native language         
mother's birthplacePennsylvaniaWestVirginiaWest VirginiaWest VirginiaWest VirginiaWest VirginiaWest VirginiaPennsylvaniaPennsylvania
mother's native language         
can speak Englishyesyes     yesyes
occupationLaborernonenonenonenonenonenonenonenone
industry, businessSaw mill        
employment statusW        
number of farm schedule12        

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 3 Mar 2014, from Fold3]


Hull, Archibald
Co. K, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt.
See also [blank]

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

West Virginia death certificate

[source: West Virginia Division of Culture and History, death records search (viewed April 2007)]
Series No 5 Division of Vital Statistics
West Virginia State Department of Health
CERTIFICATE OF DEATH 1364
1 PLACE OF DEATH (Dist. No. 3951)
County Preston
District Portland
or Town or City Radamer
2 FULL NAME Archibald Hull
PERSONAL AND STATISTICAL PARTICULARS
3 SEX Male
4 COLOR OR RACE White
5 widowed
6 DATE OF BIRTH Aug 12 1847
7 AGE 75 yrs 5 mos 6 ds
8 OCCUPATION Farmer
9 BIRTHPLACE Penn.
10 NAME OF FATHER [blank]
11 BIRTHPLACE OF FATHER [blank]
12 MAIDEN NAME OF MOTHER Mary Adams
13 BIRTHPLACE OF MOTHER [blank]
14 THE ABOVE IS TRUE TO THE BEST OF MY KNOWLEDGE
(Informant) S I Hemult [??]
(Address) Terra Alta
15 Feb 3 1923 Ann Harrison REGISTRAR
MEDICAL CERTIFICATE OF DEATH
16 DATE OF DEATH Jan 18, 1923
17 I HEREBY CERTIFY, That I attended deceased from [blank] to [blank], that I last saw [blank] alive on [blank] and that death occurred, on the date stated above, at [blank].
The CAUSE OF DEATH was as follows: no doctor in charge
18 LENGTH OF RESIDENCE (FOR HOSPITALS, INSTITUTIONS, TRANSIENTS OR RECENT RESIDENTS) [blank]
19 PLACE OF BURIAL OR REMOVAL Wesley Chapel
DATE OF BURIAL [blank]
20 UNDERTAKER A. R. Fike
ADDRESS Terra Alta W Va

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