91st PA: Aloysius Capianus Marshall

Aloysius Capianus Marshall

Before the war

He was born on 9 December 1829 (10 (Jan 1828), 12 (9 Dec 29); 2 (37 in 1865), 7 (30 in 1860), 8 (40 in 1870), 9 (50 in 1880), 10 (72 in 1900)). He was born in Pennsylvania (7, 8, 9, 10).

He married Juliana Klunk (12). They had these children (12):

In 1860, he was living in Oxford Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania (7). He was living with his wife Julian, and (presumed) children Mary, Joseph, Anna, Sarah, and John (7). He was a farmer, and owned $1,000 in real estate and $500 in personal property (7).

During the war

He was drafted (1, 2). He was mustered into service as a private on 28 February 1865 at Chambersburg, Pennsylvania (1, 2, 3, 11 [28 Feb 61]). He was a private, in company F (1, 13).

He mustered out with his company on 10 July 1865 (1, 2 [1 Jul 65 by general order 246], 3, 11). He was a private, in company F (13).

After the war

In 1870, he was living in Germany Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania (8). He was living with his (presumed) children Mary, Joseph, Anna, Sarah, Philomena, Aloysius, and Josephine (8). He was a farmer, and owned personal property worth $1,500 (8).

In 1880, he was living in Union Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania (9). He was living with his children Mary, Joseph, Annie, Henry, and Josephine, and his mother-in-law Elizabeth Clunk (9). He was a farmer (9).

In 1890, he was living in Union Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania (post office: Littlestown) (3).

On 22 July 1890, he applied successfully from Pennsylvania for a pension (4, 11).

In 1900, he was living in Union Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania (10). He was living with his daughters Sarah and Josephine, and his grandson Joseph (10). He was a farmer, and had been unemployed 8 months in the previous year (10).

In April 1903, his pension was increased from $8 to $12 per month (5).

He died on Thursday 7 July 1904 (6). Reverend Father Costian conducted the funeral services, in St Aloysius Church, Littlestown (6). He was buried in the church cemetery (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) (Aleysius Marshall)

2 Civil War Veterans' Card File, available at the Pennsylvania State Archives, searched 19 January 2005 (Aleysius Marshall [rolls have Aloysius, also Aloysinna)

3 1890 US census, veterans' schedule, Pennsylvania, Adams County, Union Township, supervisor's district 7, enumeration district 24, page 1 (Aleysius Marshall)

4 pension index, by name (Aloyseous Marshall)

5 'Pensions'. Star and Sentinel (Gettysburg, Adams County, PA), 15 April 1903, page 3 (Aloysius Marshall)

6 'Aloysius Marshall [death notice]'. Gettysburg Compiler (Gettysburg Adams PA) 13 July 1904 page 6 (Aloysius Marshall)

7 1860 US census, Pennsylvania, Adams County, Oxford Township (post office New Oxford), microfilm series M653, film 1057, page 536 = 64 handwritten (Aloysius Marshall)

8 1870 US census, Pennsylvania, Adams County, Germany Township (post office Two Taverns), microfilm series M593, film 1289, pages 144-145 (Aloysius Marshall)

9 1880 US census, Pennsylvania, Adams County, Union Township, supervisor's district 7, enumeration district 58, microfilm series T9, film 1085, page 275 = 9 A handwritten (A Marshall)

10 1900 US census, Pennsylvania, Adams County, Union Township, supervisor's district 12, enumeration district 29, microfilm series T623, film 1354, page 357 = 7 A handwritten (Aloysius Marshall)

11 pension index, by regiment, 91st PA Infantry, company F (Aloysious Marshall)

12 e-mail, Dennis W Brandt to Harry A Ide, 27 October 2009 (Aloysius Capianus Marshall)

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

1860 census

[1860 US census, Pennsylvania, Adams County, Oxford Township (post office New Oxford), microfilm series M653, film 1057, page 536 = 64 handwritten]
line24252627282930
Dwelling number454      
Family number452      
NameAloysius MarshallJulian "Mary "Joseph "Anna "Sarah "John "
Age302554322/12
Sexmffmffm
Color       
OccupationFarmer      
Value of real estate owned1000      
Value of personal estate500      
Place of birth" [sc. Penna]""""""
Married within year       
Attended school within year       
Cannot read & write       
Deaf, dumb, blind, etc.       

1870 census

[1870 US census, Pennsylvania, Adams County, Germany Township (post office Two Taverns), microfilm series M593, film 1289, pages 144-145]
line3839401234567
Dwelling-house number103         
Family number111         
NameMarshall Aloysius" Mary" Joseph" Anna" Sarah" Philomena" Aloysius" JosephineTroup JosiahKlunk Elizabeth
Age401514121110861953
SexMFMFFFMFMF
ColorWWWWWWWWWW
OccupationFarmer         
Real estate value          600
Personal estate value1500         200
BirthplacePennaPennaPennaPennaPennaPennaPennaPennaPennaPenna
Father foreign born          
Mother foreign born          
Birth month if born within year          
Marriage month if married within year          
Attended school past year 111111 1 
Can't read          
Can't write          
Deaf, dumb, blind, etc.          
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, Pennsylvania, Adams County, Union Township, supervisor's district 7, enumeration district 58, microfilm series T9, film 1085, page 275 = 9 A handwritten]
line78910111213
street name       
house number       
dwelling visit #81      
family visit #88      
nameMarshall A" Mary" Joseph" Annie" Henry" JosephineClunk Eliz
colorWWWWWWW
sexMFMFMFF
age50262423181665
month born if born in year       
relationship DaughterSonDaughterSonDaughterMother in law
single 11111 
married       
widowed/divorced1     1
married during year       
occupationFarmerKeeping houseAt HomeAt HomeAt HomeAt Home 
months unemployed       
currently ill?       
blind       
deaf/dumb       
idiotic       
insane       
disabled  1  1 
school this year    11 
can't read       
can't write       
birthplacePennsylvaniaPennaPennaPennaPennaPennaPenna
father's birthplacePennsylvaPennaPennaPennaPennaPennaPenna
mother's birthplacePennsylvPennaPennaPennaPennaPennaPenna

1890 census, veterans schedule

[1890 US census, veterans' schedule, Pennsylvania, Adams County, Union Township, supervisor's district 7, enumeration district 24, page 1]
[line] 3
[house] 11
[family] 14
[name] Aleysius Marshall
[rank] Private
[company] F
[unit] 91 Pa Inf
[enlistment date] 28 Feb 1865
[discharge date] 10 July 1865
[length of service] 0 years, 4 months, 13 days
[post office address] Do " " [sc. Littlestown Adams Co Pa]
[disability incurred] [blank]
[remarks] [blank]

1900 census

[1900 US census, Pennsylvania, Adams County, Union Township, supervisor's district 12, enumeration district 29, microfilm series T623, film 1354, page 357 = 7 A handwritten]
line3456
street    
house number    
dwelling number119   
family number124   
nameMarshall Aloysius- Sarah- Josephine- Joseph A
relationshipHeadDaughterDaughterG Son
colorWWWW
sexMFFM
birth dateJan 1828Oct 1858Mar 1864Dec 1890
age7241 369
married?WdSSS
# years married    
mother of how many children?    
# of children living    
birthplacePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvania
father's birthplacePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvania
mother's birthplacePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvania
immigration year    
# years in USA    
naturalized citizen?    
occupationFarmer  At School
# months not employed8   
# months in school   5
can readyesyesyes 
can writeyesyesyes 
speaks Englishyesyesyes 
owned/rentedO   
free or mortgagedF   
farm/houseF   
# of farm schedule64   

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]


Marshall Aloysius
Co. F, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
See also [blank]

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

Pensions

[Star and Sentinel (Gettysburg, Adams County, PA), 15 April 1903, page 3]
Pensions.

Aloysius Marshall, of Union township, this county, of the 91st Pennsylvania Infantry, has received in increase of pension $8 to $12.

Aloysius Marshall [death notice]

[Gettysburg Compiler (Gettysburg Adams PA) 13 July 1904 page 6]
Aloysius Marshall

On last Thursday morning Aloysius Marshall of Union township died from dysentery aged about 72 years. The funeral was held on Saturday morning, services being conducted in St. Aloysius Church, Littlestown, by Rev. Father Costigan of Bonneauville, with interment in the cemetery of the church. Deceased leaves one son and two daughters, Henry Marshall of McSherrystown and Misses Josephine and Sarah at home.


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