2d Pennsylvania Cavalry
Company B

Recruited at Philadelphia

Name

Rank

Date of Muster
Into Service

Remarks

Stephen F. Hanson Captain August 20, 1861 Discharged October 31, 1864
Chas. S. W. Jones Captain March 1, 1862 Promoted from 1st Lieut. Company F, February 27, 1865; transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865; Vet
John W. Haseltine 1st Lt. August 20, 1861 Promoted to Captain, Company C, October 1, 1862
Alfred Biles 1st Lt. August 20, 1861 Promoted from 2d Lieutenant, October 28, 1862; killed by guerrillas, July 26, 1863
James M. Lynch 1st Lt. August 28, 1861 Promoted from Regimental Quarter Master Sergeant to 2d Lt., October 25, 1862; to 1st Lt., August 1, 1863; missing since September, 1864
John T. Toy 1st Lt. December 14, 1861 Promoted from 1st Sergeant, February 27, 1865; dischargeed June 17, 1865; Vet
Fred'k R. Eastman 2d Lt. August 1, 1863 Captured at St. Mary's Church, July 24, 1864; commissioned 1st Lieutenant, October 16, 1864;, not mustered; discharged December 19, 1864
Samuel A. Wright 2d Lt. February 22, 1863 Promoted from Sergeant, February 27, 1865; discharged June 17, 1865
Jos. M. Showalter Quarter Master Sergeant February 22, 1863 Promoted from priv., March 1, 1865; discharged June 28, 1865
Joseph Smith Commissary Sergeant December 27, 1863 Promoted from private, March 1, 1865; transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
William Gallagher 1st Sergeant December 27, 1863 Promoted from Sergeant, March 1, 1865; transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865; Vet
Thomas M'Murray Sergeant February 6, 1864 Promoted from Corporal, March 1, 1865; transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865; Vet
John Morris Sergeant December 27, 1863 Promoted from Corporal, March 1, 1865; transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865 Vet
John Paynter Sergeant March 31, 1864 Promoted from Corporal, March 1, 1865; transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Edward M'Carthy Sergeant February 29, 1864 Promoted to Corporal, March 1, 1865; discharged June 28, 1865
Hiram L. Lefevre Sergeant March 9, 1864 Promoted to Corporal, March 1, 1865; discharged June 28, 1865
Thomas W. Finney Sergeant August 28, 1861 Mustered out, September 15, 1864, expiration of term
John G. Davis Sergeant September 19, 1861 Mustered out, October 19, 1864, expiration of term
William H. Brady Sergeant August 31, 1861 Promoted to Sergeant, May 14, 1864; discharged on expiration of term, August 31, 1864
J. P. Hitzenrather Corporal March 27, 1864 Promoted to Corporal, March 1, 1865; transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Michael Curn Corporal February 16, 1864 Promoted to Corporal, March 1, 1865; transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Walton G. Levan Corporal February 24, 1864 Promoted to Corporal, March 1, 1865; transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
James M. Davis Corporal March 5, 1864 Promoted to Corporal, March 1, 1865; transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Jacob Hane Corporal February 5, 1864 Promoted to Corporal, March 1, 1865; transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Ira Kennedy Corporal September 13, 1861 Mustered out, January 6, 1865, expiration of term
George Kling Corporal August 3, 1864 Promoted to Corporal March 1, 1865; discharged by General Order, May 31, 1865
Wm. H. T. Smith Bugler February 10, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
George O'Brien Blacksmith February 6, 1864 Discharged by General Order, June 28, 1865; Vet
William Thomas Farrier March 14, 1864 Transferred to Company B, lst Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Aaron, James Private October 31, 1861 Not accounted for. His great-great-grandson, Paul Skinner, reports that Private Aaron was transferred to Company L, December 16 1863; transferred, sick, to Camp Stoneman, October 1864
Bowzer, Alonzo Private February 2, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Boswell, Wm. J. Private February 20, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Bowers, Wm. J. Private February 23, 1865 Discharged by General Order, July 18, 1865
Byers, Henry Private March 30, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Broughton, C. H. Private February 22, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Baker, Jacob O. Private February 10, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Barton, Silas Private September 9, 1861 Not accounted for
Bailey, Geo. W. Private September 23, 1861 Not accounted for
Ballentine, John Private September 27, 1861 Not accounted for
Barbe, Lewis Private October 18, 1861 Not accounted for
Barnes, Frank Private February 6, 1861 Not accounted for
Belair, Thomas Private December 3, 1861 Not accounted for
Cross, James Private April 6, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Curtis, Scott Private February 3, 1864 Deserted October 14, 1864; returned February 14, 1865; discharged by General Order, June 15, 1865
Coffey, George Private February 6, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865; Vet
Cramer, Thomas Private February 10, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Crawford, William Private   Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Campbell, George Private September 13, 1861 Not accounted for
Cohan, Lewis Private September 18, 1861 Not accounted for
Croe, William Private September 27, 1861 Not accounted for
Crowl, John A. Private November 29, 1861 Not accounted for
Davenport, J. W. Private March 26, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Dougherty, Wm. Private February 7, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Dousherty, John Private February 10, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Dillon, Samuel H. Private February 24, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Davis, Eri Private February 28, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Denight, Joseph Private October 31, 1861 Not accounted for
Dobbin, James Private November 1, 1861 Killed in action, August 7, 1862
Donnell, Wm. Private February 9, 1865 Not accounted for
Edwards, Charles Private March 24, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17., 1865
Bilwell, Charles Private February 1, 1862 Pris. from June 24, to December 11, 1864; discharged April 15, 1865
Fetterman, Clark. Private February 9, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Finck, William Private March 31, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Fry, John Private February 10, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Finley, Richard Private February 21, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Foy, Patrick Private February 13, 1862 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Flaherty, Patrick Private March 7, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Franks, William Private   Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Farris, William Private   Transferred to Company B, Ist.Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Frader, Joseph Private September 9, 1861 Not accounted for
Feller, Jacob Private September 13, 1861 Not accounted for
Ferry, Bernard Private September 18, 1861 Not accounted for
Fowler, Wm. T. Private September 18, 1861 Not accounted for
Fowler, Charles D. Private November 5, 1861 Not accounted for
Frank, Wm. P. Private December 7, 1861 Not accounted for
Gill, William Private February 27, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865; Vet
Guthrie, William Private February 22, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Gardner, Theodore Private February 21, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Griffith, John L. Private February 11, 1865 Discharged by General Order, June 20, 1865
Gardner, Wm. F. Private August 28, 1861 Not accounted for
Hill, Lewis Private March 31, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Hershey, Abraham Private February 4, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Howard, Charles Private August 8, 1861 Transferred to Company I, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865; Vet
Harry, Samuel Private February 23, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Holmes, Theodore Private   Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Hellings, Jonathan Private September 30, 1861 Not accounted for
Halfpenny, James Private December 9, 1861 Not accounted for
Hill, George L. Private March 10, 1865 Discharged by General Order, August 21, 1865
Irwin, Robert Private   Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Jones, H. P. Private November 11, 1861 Captured June 24, 1864; discharged by General Order, July 7, 1865
Jago, John Private February 13, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Johnson, Edward Private September 30, 1861 Not accounted for
Johnson, Robert A. Private November 11, 1861 Not accounted for
King, William Private March 8, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Kaufman, John Private February 24, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Kern, John Private February 27, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Lewis, David D. Private February 21, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Long, George F. Private February 20, 1865 Transferred to Company B, Ist Provisional Cavalry, Jane 17, 1865
Leeds, Jacob Private February 25, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Lubin, Moses H. Private August 28, 1861 Not accounted for
Lane, Daniel M. Private August 28, 1861 Not accounted for
Leavitt, John E. Private September 19, 1861 Not accounted for
Lumis, William C. Private November 30, 1861 Not accounted for
Lewis, Matthew Private December 6, 1861 Not accounted for
Moyer, Jonathan Private February 15, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Miller, Henry R. Private February 7, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Miller, Christian Private February 21, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Miller, Samuel Private February 22, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Morris, Thomas J. Private August 28, 1861 Not accounted for
Mussnaff, Geo. C. Private August 31, 1861 Not accounted for
Minard, Charles Private September 2, 1861 Not accounted for
Marshall, James Private September 9, 1861 Not accounted for
Mellor, Austin J. Private September 19, 1861 Not accounted for
Morris, Philip Private October 9, 1861 Not accounted for
Miller, Joseph J. Private February 7, 1865 Not accounted for
Miller, Elias Private February 21, 1865 Not accounted for
Moorfield, John Private February 13, 1865 Not accounted for
M'Mullen, Thomas Private February 21, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
M'Clure, George Private September 2, 1861 Not accounted for
M'Ateer, Peter Private December 2, 1861 Transferred to Company I, date unknown- Vet
M'Bride, William Private November 25, 1861 Not accounted for
M'Donald, John Private December 2, 1861 Not accounted for
M'Leary, William Private February 13, 1865 Not accounted for
Nolan, Dennis Private September 2, 1861 Not accounted for
Nuafies, Lewis Private September 30, 1861 Not accounted for
Naylor, Thomas Private November 25, 1861 Not accounted for
O'Malley, Arthur Private August 21, 1863 Discharged by General Order, June 24, 1865
Omans, Sylvester Private March 1, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
O'Connell, Daniel Private February 24, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Pierce, J. T. Private February 29, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Patton, William Private March 21, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Pyle, Baldwin Private March 24, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Peterson, Leonard Private February 6, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Pennell, John H. Private February 27, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Pryor, John Private September 23, 1861 Not accounted for
Patchell, John Private November 27, 1861 Not accounted for
Parkins, Samuel Private February 24, 1864 Not accounted for
Quicksall, Joseph Private August 31, 1861 Not accounted for
Richardson, John Private   Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Rishel, George Private March 30, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Rishel, Jacob Private March 31, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Robinson, David Private February 8, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Rockwell, John Private February 23, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Rochester, Lewis C. Private February 10, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Rogers, Isaac Private February 10, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Rogers, Peter Private November 12, 1861 Not accounted for
Rhodebaugh, Sam'l. Private November 25, 1861 Not accounted for
Roberts, John Private December 5, 1861 Not accounted for
Riley, Henry A. Private February 13, 1865 Not accounted for
Shick, Tobias Private February 25, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Sheffield, Alex. I. Private February 24, 1864 Discharged by General Order, June 23, 1865
Sox, George Private February 6, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Sloane, B. F. Private February 15, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Snodgrass, J Private February 16, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Steward, Arthur Private March 3, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Smith, Joseph Private February 28, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Spear, David E. Private February 22, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Sattle, Marcus Private February 9, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Stone, William Private February 15, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Stack, Andrew Private February 21, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Sparks, Edward Private February 21, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Schafer, Barnett Private February 18, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Stradling, Harvey Private September 2, 1861 Not accounted for
Sammons, B. F. W. Private September 9, 1861 Not accounted for; Vet
Sullivan, Wm. Private September 9, 1861 Not accounted for
Seward, John Private September 9, 1861 Not accounted for
Seward, Griffin J. Private September 9, 1861 Not accounted for
Small, Benjamin F. Private September 9, 1861 Not accounted for
Stern, Davis Private September 9, 1861 Not accounted for
Stockton, Wm. H. Private September 13, 1861 Not accounted for
Stackhouse, Chas. Private October 9, 1861 Mustered out, December 29, 1864, expiration of term
Smith, Willam S. Private November 5, 1861 Not accounted for
Sheppard, William Private November 11, 1861 Not accounted for
Stewart, Samuel Private December 2, 1861 Not accounted for
Stewart, Charles Private February 17, 1865 Not accounted for
Scott, Andrew L. Private February 14, 1865 Died May 4, 1865; buried in National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
Trostle, George Private March 31, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Tingston, Peter Private February 13, 1865 Not accounted for
Vanorman, John Private February 9, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Vansciver, Josh. W. Private September 27, 1861 Not accounted for
Valter, John Private February 15, 1865 Not accounted for
Welch, John H. Private February 22, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Whitecombe, Elw'd. Private February 12, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Watts, John W. Private February 10, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Ward, John Private April 12, 1864 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Watson, Thos. F. Private February 25, 1862 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Wert, Thomas Private February 27, 1865 Transferred to Company B, 1st Provisional Cavalry, June 17, 1865
Watson, Henry C. Private September 23, 1861 Not accounted for
Wilson, Theodore F. Private October 9, 1861 Captured; died at Andersonville, Ga., April 22, 1864; grave, 665
Wickenhauser, Jno. Private October 9, 1861 Not accounted for
Wilson, Samuel Private February 9, 1865 Not accounted for
Young, David J. Private September 13, 1861 Not accounted for
Zeaner, Michael Private August 28, 1861 Discharged December 29, 1864, expiration of term
Source:  Bates, Samuel P. History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg, 1868-1871.

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