91st PA: James McCartney

James McCartney

Before the war

He was born in 1826/27 (4 (34 in 1861)).

During the war

He enlisted and was mustered into service on 16 September 1861 (1, 4). He enlisted at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (4). He was mustered in as a private in company D, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1, 4, 5, 6).

He deserted on 20 July 1862, at Alexandria, Virginia (1, 3, 4).

On 28 July 1863, he was reported as having been dropped because he was missing in the campaign (probably after 11 June 1863) (2). He was a private, in company D (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) (James McCartney)

2 consolidated morning report, 91st PA, 28 July 1863 (Private McCartney)

3 company D, register of deserters (James McCartney)

4 Civil War Veterans' Card File, available at the Pennsylvania State Archives, searched 10 August 2004 (James McCartney)

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

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

Sources checked unsuccessfully

1890 US census, veterans schedules
Ancestry index (accessed April 2006)
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]


McCarnty, James
Co. D, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
REFERENCE CARD.
Original filed under
McCartney, James

GENERAL INDEX CARD.


[card 2, transcribed 7 January 2015]

McCartney, James
Co. D, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
See also [blank]

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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