91st PA: Richard Quinlan

Richard Quinlan

Before the war

He was born in 1836/37 (1 (24 in 1861)). He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (3).

When he enlisted, he was a clerk (3).

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 6 inches tall, and had a dark complexion, dark eyes, and dark hair (3)

During the war

He enlisted and was mustered into service on 29 November 1861 (1, 3). He was enlisted for three years, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, by Captain Kayser (3). He was a private in company A (1, 4-6 (5-6 have H)).

He went to Philadelphia on a furlough, and did not return (2). He deserted on 3 April 1862 (1) or 14 March 1862 (2) or 30 April 1862 (3). He was then a private in company A (4-6 (5-6 have H)).

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) (Richard Quinlan)

2 register of deserters in company A (Richard Quinlin)

3 company A descriptive roll, entry 78 (Richard Quinlan)

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

5 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Richard Quinline)

6 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Richard Quinlan)

Sources checked unsuccessfully

1890 US census, veterans schedules
accessed November 2005
pension index, by name
Ancestry index (accessed April 2006)

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 Mar 2014, from Fold3]


Quinlan, Richard
Co. A [sic], 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt.
See also [blank]

GENERAL INDEX CARD.


[card 2, transcribed 22 Feb 15]

Quinline Richard
Co. H [sic], 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
REFERENCE CARD.
Original filed under
Quinlan, Richard

GENERAL INDEX CARD.


[card 3, transcribed 22 Feb 15]

Quinlin, Richard
Co. H [sic], 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt.
REFERENCE CARD.
Original filed under
Quinlan, Richard

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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