91st PA: Charles Manning

Charles Manning

Before the war

He was born in 1838/39 (3 (23 in 1862), 6 (34 at death in 1873)). He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (3, 6).

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 11 inches tall, and had a fair complexion, blue eyes, and light hair (3).

During the war

He was mustered into service in company I of the 118th Pennsylvania Infantry on 23 August 1862 (1, 2). He was enlisted for three years, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, by Lieutenant Timonys (3).

He deserted on 13 December 1863 (2).

He returned from desertion on 19 May 1865 (2). He had to make good the time he had lost by deserting, totalling 2 years, 2 months, and 26 days, beginning 9 May 1865 (3).

On 2 June 1865, he was transferred from the 118th Pennsylvania to the 91st Pennsylvania (1). He was a private in company H of the 91st Pennsylvania (1, 7, 8).

He mustered out with his company on 10 July 1865 (1). He was a private, in company H (7, 8).

After the war

He died in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 13 April 1873, of phthisis pulmonalis (4, 5, 6). He was not married then (6). The funeral was held on 15 April, from 613 Wharton Street (his residence) (5, 6). Services and interment were at Wharton Street Church (5, 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) (Charles Manning)

2 Bates, Samuel Penniman. History of Pennsylvania volunteers, 1861-5. Harrisburg: B. Singerly, state printer, 1869-71. 5 volumes. 'One hundred and eighteenth regiment', volume 3, page 1338. (In the roster) (Ch+arles Manning)

3 company H, descriptive roll, #192 (Charles Manning)

4 Veterans' cemeteries, on Ancestry (searched 31 Mar 2005) (Charles Manning)

5 [death notice], Philadelphia Inquirer 15 April 1873 page 5 (Charles Manning)

6 death certificate, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 13 April 1873 (Charles Manning)

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

8 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Charles Manning)

Sources checked unsuccessfully

pension index, by name
Ancestry index (accessed November 2006)
city directories
[I did not find a Manning at 613 Wharton in the 1870-1873 Philadelphia city directories on Footnote (accessed 21 September 2010)]

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Charles Manning in the 91st PA database

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 2 January 2015, from Fold3]


Maning, Charles
Co. H, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
See also 118 Pa. Vols.

GENERAL INDEX CARD.


[card 2, transcribed 3 January 2015]

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 January 2015, from Fold3]


Manning, Charles
Co. H, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
REFERENCE CARD.
Original filed under
Maning, Charles

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

death notice

[Philadelphia Inquirer 15 April 1873 page 5]

MANNING.--On the 13th inst., CHARLES MANNING, in the 34th year of his age.

The relatives of the family, also Apollo Lodge, No. 296, I.O. of O.F., are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, this (Tuesday) afternoon, at 3 o'clock, from his late residence, No. 613 Wharton street. To proceed to Wharton Street Church for services and intmen [sic].

death certificate

[death certificate, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 13 April 1873, Charles Manning]
[source: www.familysearch.org]


RETURN OF A DEATH
IN THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA.
PHYSICIAN'S CERTIFICATE.
1. Name of Deceased, Charles Manning
2. Color, White
3. Sex, Male
4. Age, 34 years
5. Single
6. Date of Death, April 13th 1873
7. Cause of Death, Phthisis Pulmonalis
S. Ceradick M.D.
Residence, No. 1304 S. 5th St
UNDERTAKER'S CERTIFICATE IN RELATION TO DECEASED.
8. Occupation, [blank]
9. Place of Birth, Philada
10. When a Minor, --
11. Ward, 2nd
12. Street and Number, 613 Wharton St
13. Date of Burial, Apl 15th 1873
14. Place of Burial, Wharton St Vault
D H Bowen + Son Undertaker
Residence, 828 [?] S 2nd

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