91st PA: Peter Stutz

Peter Stutz

Before the war

He was born in 1832/33 (3 (28 in 1861), 4 (28 in 1861)). He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (3).

When he enlisted, he was a fisherman, and was living in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (3, 4).

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 6-1/2 inches tall, and had a light complexion, blue eyes, and light hair (3, 4).

During the war

He enlisted and was mustered into service as a private on 22 August 1861 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1, 3, 4, 5). He was enlisted for three years, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, by Colonel Reiff (3). He was a private in company A (1, 2, 8-9).

He fought at the Battle of Gettysburg (7).

He reenlisted as a veteran volunteer on 26 December 1863, at Bealton, Virginia (1, 4).

He was absent, sick, at muster out (1, 3 [absent wounded], 4, 5 [discharged 10 Jul 65]). He was a private, in company A (8-9).

After the war

On 10 April 1888, and on 26 February 1907, he applied successfully from Maryland for a pension (2, 5).

In 1890, he was living in Crumpton, Queen Anne County, Maryland (6). He had a gunshot wound in his arm and leg (6)

He died in 1913 (5).

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)

2 Veterans' administration. pension index, by name (searched 25 Apr 01, on <www.ancestry.com>)

3 company A descriptive roll, entry 55 (Peter Stutz)

4 Civil War Veterans' Card File, available at the Pennsylvania State Archives, searched 5 May 2004 (Peter Stutz)

5 pension index, by regiment (Peter Stutz)

6 1890 US census, veterans' schedule, Maryland, Queen Anne County, Crumpton, supervisor's district 2, enumeration district 65, page 2 (Peter Stutz)

7 Pennsylvania Memorial, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania (Peter Stutz)

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

9 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Peter Stutz)

1890 census, veterans schedule

[1890 US census, veterans' schedule, Maryland, Queen Anne County, Crumpton, supervisor's district 2, enumeration district 65, page 2]
[line] 25
[house] 200
[family] 201
[name] Peter Stutz
[rank] Private
[company] A
[unit] 91 Pa Inf
[enlistment date] Sep 22 1861
[discharge date] July 10 1865
[length of service] [blank]
[post office address] Crumpton [?] Md
[disability incurred] Gun Shot Wound in Arm + Leg
[remarks] (went [?] in for 20 days [illegible] Sep 62 [?]) Was in Hosptl was [illegible]

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 18 April 2015, from Fold3]


Stutze Peter
Co. A, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
REFERENCE CARD.
Original filed under
Stutz Peter

GENERAL INDEX CARD.


[card 2, transcribed 19 Apr 15]

Stutz Peter
Co. A, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
See also [blank]

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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