91st PA: Alexander Moffitt

Alexander Moffitt

Before the war

He was born in 1821/22 (2 (39 in 1861)).

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 7-3/4 inches tall, and had a dark complexion, grey eyes, and black hair (2).

During the war

He enlisted and was mustered into service, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 20 November 1861 (1, 2). He was mustered in as a private in company I (1, 2, 3-4).

He deserted on 19 July 1862, from Alexandria, Virginia (1, 2). He was a private, in company I (3-4).

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) (Alexander Moffitt)

2 Civil War Veterans' Card File, available at the Pennsylvania State Archives, searched 30 March 2005 (Alexander Moffitt)

3 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Alexander Moffit)

4 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Alexander Moffett)

Sources checked unsuccessfully

pension index, by name
Ancestry index (accessed March 2007)

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 27 January 2015, from Fold3]


Moffit, Alexander
Co. I, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt. | Pvt.
See also [blank]

GENERAL INDEX CARD.


[card 2, transcribed 27 January 2015]

Moffett Alexander
Co. I, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt. | Pvt.
REFERENCE CARD.
Original filed under
Moffit, Alexander

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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