Federal Enlistees from Jefferson County in the Civil War

FEDERAL ENLISTEES IN THE CIVIL WAR FROM JEFFERSON COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA

Enlistees in the United States Colored Troops and related Federal Units Who Were Born in Jefferson County, Va. (showing each person’s “Descriptive Profile” from their service records) (See Post of source documents).

Aleck Adley

Alexander Arnett

Edward Brown

Jordan Brown

George Brown

Richard Burke

Abram Burris

Jacob Burrous

Luke Burrows

William Cephas

Albert Cook

Dallas Cottar

Harry Dorsey

William Edwards

Benjamin Fisher

James Foster

Thomas Frame

David Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

Anthony Freeman

Alberter Freeman

Arnold Freeman

Nimrod Freeman

James R. Furgerson

William Gibson

John Gibson

Arthur Goings

Thomas Gones

James Green

John Hogans

Dennis Holly

Jas Hopewell

Henry Hunter

Harry Johnson

Philip Johnson

George Johnson

Benjamin Johnson

David Jones

James Albert Jones

Nathan Jones

Tony King

Thomas Lankford

Zachariah Lawson

George Lowery

Manuel Lucas

Daniel Mason

Tecumsia McDonald

John Mcgruder

William Miner

Thomas Moore

George W. Pennington

Jacob Philpot

Robert Powell

Alexander Ransom

Moses Robinson

George Robinson

Thornton Rolling

Thomas Ross

Thomas Ross

Owen Rouband

Archur Ruffin

Robert Russ

Benjamin T. Shepherd

Joshua Smith

Jessie S. Smith

William Smith

William Spellman

George Stanley

Henry Stephens

Charles H. Thomson

Randolf Thornton

William Washington

Lewis Washington

Henry Washington

John W. Washington

Peter Washington (2)

Peter Washington

Wm H. Washington

John W. Welcome

James West

Charles Wheeler

Joseph White

John L. Whiting

John Williams

George Williams

Charles S. Williams

James Williams

Lewis Willis

James R. Willis

CHARLES TOWN, VA.

Absolam Arter

Charles French

George W. Galloway

James Gatewood

Mathew Grant

Phillip Green

Mitchell Green

Charles Harrison

Frank Hill

Joseph Jones

Spencer Lewis

James Owens

William Paine

Frederick B. Randolph

William Riley

James Sheldon

Fill Smith

Henry Weaver (2)

Henry Weaver

Alexander White

James Williams

HARPER’S FERRY, VA.

Charles Bentley

John Bosley

George Cousins

Jethrow Danson

John Doliver

George W. Harris

Ambrose C. Jackson

Wm Jones

Tom McCarty

Thomas Moore

Barnett Quales

Henry Robison

Joseph Polk Sedgwick

George W. Shorts

George Stewart

John Henry Thomas

Jasper Thompson

Frank Walker

Richard Warfield

Deceased Civil War Veterans and Their Widows Listed as from Jefferson County, WV.

SOURCE: McKinney, Tim. (2000). “West Virginia Civil War Almanac.” Charleston, WV: Quarrier Press. Print.

FOREMAN, JOHN W.: Loudoun Reg’t. 1/5/65-5/65. D. 2/10/77 bur. Piper Cem. Widow: Lucy V. Foreman.

Civil War and Later Veterans Pension Index

SOURCE: McKinney

1850 Census

32  1450 1465 Foreman       Matilda        50        F    W                        VA

33  1450 1465 Foreman       Mary           30        F    W                        VA

34  1450 1465 Foreman       Jane           20        F    W                        VA

35  1450 1465 Foreman       James          18        M    WLabourer                VA

36  1450 1465 Foreman       John           10        M    W*?                      VA

37  1451 1466 Derry         Michael        53        M    WFarmer                  VA

38  1451 1466 Jackson       Ruth           40        F    W                        VA

GIDDY, JOHN H.: Pvt. Co. H 18th Reg’t U.S. Inf. 6/9/62-6/9/65. Widow: Lucy M. Giddy.

Civil War and Later Veterans Pension Index

1850 Census

24  1433 1448 Giddy         James          33        M    WLabourer                VA

25  1433 1448 Giddy         Susan          33        F    W                        VA

26  1433 1448 Giddy         Ann C.         10        F    W                        VA

27  1433 1448 Giddy         Mary E.        8         F    W                        VA

28  1433 1448 Giddy         John H.        6         M    W*                        VA

29  1433 1448 Giddy         Margaret       4         F    W                        VA

30  1433 1448 Giddy         James          3         M    W                        VA

HAMORICIER, CHARLES: Lt. Co. G 1st NY Cav.  KIA  1st battle 1/15/62. Widow: Hamoricier, Christiana

Civil War and Later Veterans Pension Index

INGRAM, THOMAS J.: Pvt. Co. H 7th U.S. Inf. d. 6/7/72. Widow: Sarah Ingram

Civil War and Later Veterans Pension Index

LEWIS, ARTHUR C.: Pvt. Co. D. 1st MD Cav. 9/4/61-9/8/64. Widow: Sarah J. Lewis

Civil War and Later Veterans Pension Index

MCCOY, JOSEPH: Pvt. Co. H 1st MD Inf. 9 or 10/64-12/19/64. Widow: McCoy, Margaret.

Civil War and Later Veterans Pension Index

PADGETT, JOHN W.:  1st MD Cav. WIA. left wrist. Widow: Olive Padgett

WINTERS, THOMAS B.: 13th MA. Inf. 7/61-10/65. Widow: Annie M. Winters.

DUET, HIRAM 195th PA Inf.

HAWK, JAMES W.: Corp. Co. D 30th New Jersey Inf.

Civil War and Later Veterans Pension Index

1850 Census

13  1423 1438 Piper         John           60        M    WLabourer                VA

14  1423 1438 Piper         Mary           60        F    W                        OH

15  1423 1438 Piper         George W.      23        M    WLabourer                VA

16  1424 1439 Hawk          James          28        M    W*                       VA

17  1424 1439 Hawk          Rachel         25        F    W                        VA

18  1424 1439 Hawk          William        9         M    W                        VA

19  1424 1439 Hawk          Jacob          6         M    W                        VA

20  1424 1439 Hawk          Lydia          3         F    W                        VA

SISLER, ABRAHAM: Co. B 1st MD Cav.

Civil War and Later Veterans Pension Index

Index of Civil War Veterans in the 1890 Census of West Virginia

in Jefferson County. SOURCE: McKinney.

(NOTE: Only those in the 1890  Census for Jefferson County also with evidence of having lived in the County in the period around the Civil War are detailed).

BOND, JOHN H. Co. B Loudoun Rangers Va. Cav.

Civil War and Later Veterans Pension Index

1850 Census

10  926  939 Bond           Matthias       38        M    WLabourer                PA

11  926  939 Bond           John H.        4         M    W*                       VA

12  926  939 Harris         Amelia         22        F    W                        VA

GRAHAM, GEORGE W.: ? Pvt. Co. H 3rd U.S. Cav. discharged 1/2/65.

Civil War and Later Veterans Pension Index

1850 Census

29  1506 1526 Graham        William        49        M    W Armouer                 VA

30  1506 1526 Graham        Harriett       30        F    W                        VA

31  1506 1526 Graham        George H.      12        M    W*?                      VA*

32  1506 1526 Graham        Otis B.        9         M    W                        VA

33  1506 1526 Graham        Emory C.       7         M    W                        VA

34  1506 1526 Graham        James R.       6         M    W                        VA

35  1506 1526 Graham        William M.     6         M    W                        VA

36  1506 1526 Graham        Charles W.     2         M    W                        VA

37  1506 1526 Graham        Mary E.        7         F    W                        VA

HARRISON, JOHN L.:  Co. G 13th WV Inf.

Civil War and Later Veterans Pension Index

1850 Census

10  983  996 Harrison       Fanny          27        F    M                        VA

11  983  996 Thompson       Lucy A.        20        F    M                        VA

12  983  996 Harrison       John J.        6         M    M*?                      VA

13  983  996 Harrison       William        4         M    M                        VA

LEMEN, THOMAS J.: b. 9/1843/ Res. Jefferson County. en. 9/3/61. Lamon Camp. Williamsport, MD. Pvt. Co. I, First Maryland Cavalry. To Cpl. 8/1/63. Term expired 9/64.

Lemen, Willougby (b: 1807)
Lemen, Esther (b: 1800),
Lemen, John J (b: 1840),
Lemen, Thomas J (b: 1843),*
Lemen, Willougby N J (b: 1845)

MANSFIELD, JAMES T.: Co. E 1st MD Inf.

Civil War and Later Veterans Pension Index

1850 Census

12  1430 1445 Mansfield     James          32        M    WLabourer*?              VA

13  1430 1445 Mansfield     Martha         28        F    W                        VA

14  1430 1445 Mansfield     Mary           9/12      F    W                        VA

NICEWARNER, H. C.

Civil War and Later Veterans Pension Index

1850 Census

37  923  936 Niswanner      Tabitha        32        F    W                        VA

38  923  936 Powell         Jacob          84        M    WNone                    MD

39  923  936 Niswanner      John W.        14        M    W                        VA

40  923  936 Niswanner      Henry C.       12        M    W*                       VA

41  923  936 Niswanner      Daniel W.      8         M    W                        VA

42  923  936 Kearns         Sarah          17        F    W                        VA

SNYDER, JOHN

1850 Census

31  230  232 McEndree       John H.        44        M    W Merchant      15,000    VA

32  230  232 McEndree       Eugenia        36        F    W                        VA

33  230  232 McEndree       William        15        M    W                        VA

34  230  232 McEndree       Daniel M.      13        M    W                        VA

35  230  232 McEndree       Louisa P.      11        F    W                        VA

36  230  232 McEndree       Eugenia P.     9         F    W                        VA

37  230  232 McEndree       Ann H. T.      5         F    W                        VA

38  230  232 Snyder         John           18        M    W Clerk*?                 VA

39  230  232 Unseld         Henry E.       16        M    W Clerk                   VA

FIRST WEST VIRGINIA INFANTRY

MERCHANT, SAMUEL L.–18; 5 6″; light; gray; light; Jefferson County, VA; farmer; 9/17/1861; Cameron, VA; drummer; Captured by the enemy at Moorefield, WV, 9/11/1863. (“The First West Virginia Infantry.” (1996). West Virginia Archives and History. Vol. 55. pp. 41-94.)

GONTER, JOSEPH N.–30; 5 6″; fair; gray; dark; Jefferson County, VA; painter; 2/23/1864; Wheeling, WV; Pvt.; Recruit. (“The First West Virginia Infantry.” (1996). West Virginia Archives and History. Vol. 55. pp. 41-94.)