He was born in 1839/40 (5 (25 in 1865), 6 (31 in 1870), 7 (41 in 1880), 10 (60 in 1900), 12 (60 at death in 1900)). He was born in Sellersville, [Bucks County,] Pennsylvania (5, 6, 7, 12). He was born to Henry Wambold and Catharine Marst (9) OR to Tobias Wambold and Elizabeth Wenhold (4).
He married Elizabeth Headman (9). They had five children (9):
When he enlisted, he was a hostler (5).
When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 10 inches tall, and had a fair complexion, hazel eyes, and brown hair (5).
He was drafted from Gwynedd (1, 5). He enlisted and was mustered into service on 2 March 1865 (1, 5, 6). He was enlisted for one year, at Norristown, Pennsylvania, by Captain Yerkes (5). He was a private in company G (1, 13).
He received clothing worth $36.82 (5).
In 1870, he was living in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (6). He was living with his wife Eliza and children Emma, Charlotte, Catherine, and Mary (6). He was a hostler (6).
In 1880, he was living in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (3). He was living with his wife Eliza, and children Emma, Charlotte, Kate, Mary, and Charles (3). He was working in a stove factory (3).
In 1890, he was living in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, perhaps at 2248 Fairhill (6, 7). If so, he was a laborer (7).
He successfully applied from Pennsylvania for a pension, on 23 December 1896 (2, 11).
He died, of [illegible] gangrene of both legs, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 23 March 1900 (10 [22 March], 11 [18 Apr], 12 [23 March]). He was married (12). He was retired (12). The funeral was on Monday, 26 March 1900, from 3022 Hutchinson Street (his residence) (10, 12). He was buried at Union Cemetery, in Quakertown, Pennsylvania (10, 12).
His widow, Eliza Wambold, successfully applied from Pennsylvania for a pension on 20 March 1900 (2, 11).
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) (Edw'd Wambold)
2 pension index, by name (2 cards) (supplied by Dennis Clowney) (Edward Wambold)
3 1880 US census, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, supervisor's district 1, enumeration district 865 [or 365?], microfilm series T9, film 1178, page 238 A = 5 handwritten (Edward Walmbold [sic])
4 World Connect gedcom, from Thera (searched 8 Feb 04) (Edward Wambold)
5 company G, descriptive roll, [#63] (Edward Wambold)
6 1890 US census, veterans schedule, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Philadelphia (18th division, 19th ward), supervisor's district 1, enumeration district 379, page 2 (image 832 on Ancestry), line 20 (Edward Wambold)
7 1890 Gopsill's Philadelphia directory (Edward Wambold)
8 1870 US census, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 59th district, microfilm series M593, film 1405, page 294 = 118 handwritten (Edward Wambold)
9 'Montgomery-Bucks, PA Genealogy', a GEDCOM on Rootsweb.com WorldConnect, updated 31 May 2004 (searched 2 January 2006) (Edward Frederick Wambold)
10 [death notice], Philadelphia Inquirer, 25 March 1900, page 10 (Edward Wambold)
11 pension index, by regiment, 91st PA Infantry, company G (Edward Wambold)
12 death certificate, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 23 March 1900, #19757 (Edward Wambold)
13 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Edward Wambold)
|Name||Wambold Edward||- Eliza||- Emma L||- Charlotte||- Catherine||- Mary|
|Real estate value|
|Personal estate value|
|Father foreign born|
|Mother foreign born|
|Birth month if born within year|
|Marriage month if married within year|
|Attended school past year||1|
|Deaf, dumb, blind, etc.|
|Male US citizen at least 21 years old||1|
|Male US citizen at least 21 years old who can't vote ...|
|street name||East Side [illegible] Street|
|dwelling visit #||45|
|family visit #||49|
|name||Walmbold [sic] Edward||Eliza||Emma||Charlotta||Kate||Mary||Charles|
|month born if born in year|
|married during year|
|occupation||Works in Stove Factory||Keeping House||Works in Hosiery Mill||Works in Hat Factory||Works in Silk Mill||At School||At School|
|school this year||1||1|
WAMBOLD.--On March 22, 1900, Edward, husband of Eliza Wambold, aged 60 years. The relatives and friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, on Monday, at 12 o'clock, from his late residence, 3022 Hutchinson street. Train leaves Wayne Junction at 2 o'clock. Interment at Union Cemetery, Quakertown, Pa.[death certificate, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 23 March 1900, #19757, Edward Wambold]