91st PA: Thomas McGuinn

Thomas McGuinn

Before the war

He was born in 1838/39 (5 (22 in 1861)).

During the war

He enlisted and was mustered into service, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 10 October 1861 (1, 5 [10 Nov]). He was mustered in as a private, in company F (1, 5, 7-8).

He was promoted to corporal (5).

He deserted on 20 November 1861, from Camp Chase, Philadelphia (1, 2, 3). He was a corporal, in company F (1, 7-8).

He was transferred to company D on 4 December 1861 (1, 5, 6; see also 7-8).

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) (Thomas McGuinn or McGwinn)

2 company D, register of deserters (Thomas McGuinn)

3 company D, register of deserters (Thomas McQuinn [sic])

4 Civil War Veterans' Card File, available at the Pennsylvania State Archives, searched 27 July 2004 (Thomas McGuinn [co. F]--the card merely refers to the company D card)

5 Civil War Veterans' Card File, available at the Pennsylvania State Archives, searched 7 August 2004 (Thomas McGwinn)

6 company F, register of men transferred (Thomas McGuinn)

7 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Thomas McGinn)

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

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 9 January 2015, from Fold3]


McGinn, Thomas.
Co. F D, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt. | Cpl.
REFERENCE CARD.
Original filed under
McGuinn, Thomas.

GENERAL INDEX CARD.


[card 2, transcribed 13 January 2015]

McGuinn, Thomas.
Co. F D, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt. | Cpl.
See also [blank]

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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