17th Cavalry Regiment
Pennsylvania Volunteers


Company M

Name

Rank

Date of Muster
Into Service

Remarks

Coe Durland Captain September 27,1862 Promoted from 1st Lt. October 23, 1862; to Major, November 20, 1862. 
Charles C. Brown Captain October 22, 1862 Promoted from 1st Lt. November 20, 1862; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, February 18, 1863.
James Ham Captain October 23, 1862 Promoted from 2d to 1st Lieut., November 20, 1862; to Captain, May 9, 1863; died April 4, of wounds received at Five Forks, Va., April 1, 1865.
Frederick J. Skeels Captain September 22, 1862 Promoted from Sergeant to 1st Sergeant, November 3, 1863; to 2d Lieut., July 22, 1864; to Captain, June 9, 1865; discharged by General Order, June 20, 1865.
Wm. C. Freeman 1st Lt. September 22, 1862 Promoted from Quarter Master Sergeant to 1st Sergeant, August 1, 1863; to 1st Lt., November 1, 1864; discharged by General Order, June 20, 1865.
James Brannon 2d Lt. September 22, 1862 Promoted from 1st Sergeant, November 21, 1862; commissioned 1st Lt., February 21, 1865; not mustered; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, August 19, 1863.
James B. Wood 2d Lt. September 22, 1862 Promoted from 1st Sergeant, discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, October 6, 1863.
James Keen 2d Lt. October 8, 1862 Promoted from Sergeant Major, June discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, October 6, 1863.
Lafayette Bolkoorn 1st Sergeant September 22, 1862 Promoted from Sergeant to Quarter Master Sergeant, November 6, 1863; to 1st Lt., July 1, 1864; prisoner from September 24, 1864 to February 28, 1865; discharged by General Order June 9, 1865.
Erhard Miller Quarter Master Sergeant September 22, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, May 23, 1863; to Sergeant August 24, 1862; to Quarter Master Sergeant July 1, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865.
Nicholas Miller Commissary Sergeant September 22, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, March 8, 1863; to Sergeant November 3, 1863; to Com. Sergeant July 1, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865.
William H. Watson Sergeant September 22, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, August 24, 1862; to Sergeant, July 1,1864; prisoner from October 11, 1864, to April 20, 1865; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Franklin P. Cooper Sergeant September 22, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, August 30, 1862; to Sergeant, February 1,1863; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Peter C. Johnson Sergeant September 22, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, November 3, 1862-to Sergeant, November 15, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
George T. Spettigue Sergeant September 22, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, July 1, 1864; to Sergeant, November 15,1864; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Ovid H. Coleman Sergeant September 22, 1862 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, February 1, 1863
N. S. Schoonover Sergeant September 22, 1862 Wounded at Raccoon Ford, Va., September 16, 1864; transferred to Vet. Res. Corps, date unknown
Henry W. M'Mullin Sergeant October 2?, 1862 Discharged by General Order, June 20, 1865
Chaun. P. Andreas Sergeant September 22, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, May 21, 1863; to Sergeant, August 24, 1863; killed at Shepherdstown, W.Va., August 22, 1864
Edmund M. Clark Sergeant September 22, 1862 Died at Acquia Creek, Va., March 22,1863
John G. Griggs Sergeant September 22, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, May 29, 1863; died at Fort Ethan Allen, Va., September 9, 1863
John L. Cotton Corporal September 22, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, November 1, 1862; mustered out with Company,June 16, 1865
Joseph I. Stanton Corporal September 22, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, November 1, 1863; mustered out with Company,June 16, 1865
Charles J. Fox Corporal September 22, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, November 1, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Edwin E. Belknap Corporal September 22, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, November 1, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Henry C. Goodrich Corporal September 22, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, November 15, 1864; mustered out with Company,June 16, 1865
George C. Brown Corporal September 22, 1862 Prisoner from September 24, 1864, to March 20, 1865; discharged by General Order, June 12, 1865.
Horrace Jenkins Corporal September 22, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, July 1, 1864; prisoner from September 24, 1864, to March 20, 1865; discharged by General Order, June 5, 1865
Henry A. Sampson Corporal September 22, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, November 15, 1862; prisoner from September 24, 1864, to February 25, 1865; discharged by General Order, June 22, 1865
John W. Headley Corporal September 22, 1862 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, February 17, 1865
Bruce R.Woodward Corporal September 22, 1862 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, February 17 1863
Henry J. Tarble Corporal September 22, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, August 24, 1863; to Hospital Steward, October 4, 1863
Alvin E. Gleason Corporal October 20, 1862 Killed near White House, Va., June 20, 1864
James Northcott Corporal September 22, 1862 Died October 17, of wounds received at Newtown, Va., October 11, 1864
Ebenezer Losey Bugler September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
John T. Fox Bugler September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
GabrielS.M'Kinney Blacksmith September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Jacob Leybold Blacksmith September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
William Senthen Saddler March 17, 1864 Mustered out with Company M, 2d Regular Provisional Cavalry, August 7, 1865
Franklin Brown Saddler September 22, 1862 Deserted June, 1863
Amos, Nicholas Private March 4, 1864 Mustered out with Company M, 2d Regular Provisional Cavalry, August 7, 1865
Bennett, George Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Babcock, Gordon D. Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Bloom, Adam Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Bartle. George W Private September 16, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Bartleson, Chaless H. Private September 22, 1862 Prisoner from September 24, 1864, to March 2, 1865; discharged by General Order, June 5, 1865
Baker, Andrew Private September 17, 1864 Wounded at Five Forks, Va., April 1, 1865; dischargedby General Order, June 28, 1865
Bryant, Alva Private October 20, 1862 Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, December 2, 1864; discharged by General Order, June 28, 1865
Ball, James E. Private October 20, 1862 Mustered out with Company M, 2d Regiment Provisional Cavalry, August 7, 1865
Bennett, John A Private October 20, 1862 Mustered out with Company M, 2d Regiment Provisional Cavalry, August 7, 1865
Bedel, John Private October 20, 1862 Mustered out with Company M, 2d Regiment Provisional Cavalry, August 7, 1865
Blundin, John E. Private February 29, 1864 Mustered out with Company M, 2d Regiment Provisional Cavalry, August 7, 1865
Braning, John S. Private September 22, 1862 Deserted November 4, 1862
Chapman, George H. Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Collum, Peter R. Private September 22, 1863 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Cook, John E. Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Curtis, Jeromlle Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Case, George Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Cornell, Thomas Private September 22, 1862 Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, March 15, 1865
Cobb, Edgar A. Private September 22, 1862 Transferred to U. S. Army, November 5, 1862
Case, Orson Private October 20, 1862 Deserted-date unknown
Dunshee, Franklin Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Dann, Martin V. B. Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Denslow, David Private September 5, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865; died at Alexandria, Va., June 23, 1865; grave, 3,254
Davis, William Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Dewa, John Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Darling, Daniel W. Private September 22, 1862 Discharged by General Order, June 20, 1865
Dean, John P. Private March 30, 1864 Deserted March 20, 1865
Elliott, William Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Elliott, George Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Elliott, Martin V. Private September 17, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Fitz, Washington Private September 22, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Gaylord, Davis Private September 22, 1862 Transferred to U. S. Army, November 5, 1862
Griswold, John Private March 30, 1864 Mustered out with Company M, 2d Regiment Provisional Cavalry, August 7, 1865
Graham, Abraham Private October 20, 1862 Died at City Point, Va., July 25, 1864; buried in Cavalry Corps Cemetery
Hardwick, Adam Private September 22, 1862 Prisoner fiom September 24, 1864, to April 20, 1865; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Headley, Robert A. Private September 22, 1862 Discharged by General Order, May 23, 1865
Headley, James B. Private September 22, 1862 Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps; discharged byGeneral Order, June 26, 1865
Hoover, Jacob D. Private April 7, 1864 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, November 11, 1864
Hedglen, Andrew C. Private October 20, 1862 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, November 29, 1864
Hunter, Peter C. Private September 22, 1862 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, date unknown
Hunter, George M. Private September 22, 1862 Transferred to U. S. Army, November 5, 1862
June, Francis D. Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Justice, William E. Private August 29, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Justice, William E. Private September 22, 1862 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, January 5, 1864.
Jordan, Erastus C. Private September 22, 1862 Killed at Newtown, Va., October 11, 1864; buried in National Cemetery, Winchester, lot 18
Klink, Hubert Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Kimble, James H. Private September 22, 1862 Absent, on detached service, at muster out
Kelley, James Private September 22, 1862 Transferred to U. S. Army, November 5, 1862
Kipp, Isaac Private October 3, 1862 Transferred to U. S. Army, November 5, 1862
Kimble, Tyler Private September 22, 1862 Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, November 20, 1863; discharged by General Order, September 22,1865
Lavo, Henry M. Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Lanharr, Samuel Private September 19, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Lenox, Andrew J. Private November 5, 1862 Transferred to U. S. Army
Miller, Jacob Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Maines, Andrew Private September 29, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Mitchell, Munson J. Private October 13, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Myers, Hezekiah Private September 16, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Maley, John Private September 5, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Merrill, Ansel Private October 20, 1862 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, January 1, 1863
Maloney, Daniel Private September 22, 1862 Died at Washington, D. C., of wounds received near Spottsylvania C. H., Va., May 27, 1864; buried in National Cemetery, Arlington
Martin, William E. Private September 22, 1862 Died at Alexandria, Va., July 21, (863, grave, 881)
M'Cartin,Edw'd H. Private September 17, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
M'Graw, John Private October 12, 1864 Mustered out with Company M, 2d Regiment Provisional Cavalry, August 7, 1865
M'Kenna, Matthew Private August 29, 1864 Not on muster-out roll
Newhart, Joseph Private September 5, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Nash, James M. Private September 16, 1864 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, December 24, 1864
Odell, Verdine E. Private September 22, 1862 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, March 17, 1864
Odell, Benjamin Private September 22, 1862 Discharged by General Order, May 18, 1865
Osborne, Wm. H. Private November 28, 1863 Prisoner from May 31, 1864, to April 30, 1865; mustered out with Company M, 2d Regiment Provisional Cavalry, August 7, 1865
Pethick, Charles Private October 8, 1862 Transferred to Company C, 19th Regiment Veteran Reserve Corps, July 1, 1863; discharged by General Order, July 13, 1865
Rook, Joseph Private September 17, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Rounds, Huble Private September 22, 1862 Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps; discharged by General Order, July 8, 1865
Ryan, John Private March 9, 1864 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, October 27, 1864
Rhodes, Almon Private September 22, 1862 Transferred to U. S. Army, November 5, 1862
Ricks, Warren Private September 22, 1862 Died at Winchester, Va, October 18, burial record,October 11, 1864; of wounds received at Newtown,October 11, 1864; buried in National Cemetery, lot 18
Smith, Simpson Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Stanton, Lucian E. Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Simpson, George Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Shrader,Charles M. Private September 17, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Statler, Daniel Private September 16, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Shirey, Adam W. Private September 19, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Shrader, Jacob Private September 17, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Shapley, Jonathan Private September 22, 1862 Prisoner from September 24, 1864, to March 10, 1865; discharged by General Order, June 9, 1865
Shatzer, William Private September 16, 1864 Discharged by General Order, June 20, 1865
Seely, Charles Private October 20, 1862 Mustered out with Company M, 2d Regiment Provisional Cavalry, August 7, 1865
Shetters, James L. Private October. 20, 1862 Mustered out with Company M, 2d Regiment Provisional Cavalry, August 7, 1865
Seely, Francis Private October 20, 1862 Mustered out with Company M, 2d Regiment Provisional Cavalry, August 7, 1865
Sherwood, Earl Private March 30, 1864 Discharged by General Order, June 14, 1865
Seybold, David Private September 22, 1862 Died at Frederick, Md., July 18, 1863; buried in National Cemetery, Antietam, section 26, lot E, grave, 510
Strong, Smith Private September 5, 1864 Captured at Newtown, Va., October l, 1864; died at Richmond, January 9, 1865
Thompson, Martin Private September 19, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Tighe, Patrick Private September 22, 1862 Transferred to U. S. Army, November 5, 1862
Tennant, Everal E. Private March 30, 1864 Discharged by General Order, June 19, 1865
Taylor, John Private March 30, 1864 Mustered out with Company M, 2d Regiment Provisional Cavalry, August 7, 1865
Turner, James M. Private October 11, 1864 Mustered out with Company M, 2d Regiment Provisional Cavalry, August 7, 1865
Uglow, Richard Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Valentine, Isaac F. Private September 17, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Valentine,Gilbert B. Private September 24, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Valentine, John T. Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Vanosdel, George Private September 22, 1862 Discharged by General Order, June 8, 1865
Van Deuson, L. W. Private October 20, 1862 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, April 1, 1863
Van Kleek, David Private September 22, 1862 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, February 17, 1865
Woodward, Thos. L. Private September 22, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Waltman, William Private September 6, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
White, James Private September 5, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Walker, William C. Private October 3, 1862 Absent, sick, at muster out
Wilson, William J. Private .March 4, 1864 Discharged July 29, to date June 16, 1865
Wright, Edward Private April 9, 1864 Deserted, date unknown
Young, Nathan S. Private September 22, 1862 Absent, on detached service, at muster out

Source:  Bates, Samuel P. History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg, 1868-1871.

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