4th Cavalry
Pennsylvania Volunteers

Company L


Recruited in Venango County

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Name

Rank

Date of Muster
Into Service

Term/
Years

Remarks

Alender S. Duncan Captain November 1, 1861
3
Promoted to Major, May 1, 1864
Wm. B. Mays Captain September 6, 1861
3
Promoted from 1st Lt. to Captain, May 1, 1864; to Major, December 13, 1864
John P. Barre Captain August 17, 1862
3
Promoted from 2d to 1st Lieut., May 1, 1864; to Captain, December 13, 1864; to brevet Major, March 13, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Henry S. Bickel 1st Lt. January 1, 1864
3
Promoted from 1st Sergeant, December 13, 1864; mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
John B. Maitland 2d Lt. October 9, 1861
3
Promoted to Adjutant, October 17, 1862
George W. Wilson 2d Lt. January 1, 1864
3
Promoted from 1st Sergeant to 2d Lt., December 13, 1864; to Captain, Company H, May 29, 1865; Vet
Abner J. Pryer 2d Lt. May 29, 1865
3
Promoted from 1st Sergeant, May 29, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Henry H. Lusher 1st Sergeant January 1, 1864
3
Promoted from Quarter Master Sergeant, May 29, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865; Vet
Chas. E. Nugent Corporal January 1, 1864
3
Promoted to 1st Lt., Company M, March 9, 1865; Vet
Francis W. Bowen Corporal January 1, 1864
3
Commissioned 2d Lt., May 18, 1863; not mustered; died at Washington, D. C., June 15, 1864, of wounds received in action, at Hawes' Shop, Va.
Andw'r J. Sollinger Quarter Master Sergeant January 1, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865; Vet
Jas. D. Troutner Quarter Master Sergeant November 1, 1861
3
Prisoner from July 16, 1863, to November 19, 1864; discharged November 24, 1864; expiration of term
John Donaldson Commissary Sergeant March 27, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865; Vet
Jona'n S. Roberts Sergeant February 12, 1864
3
Captured February 6, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865; Vet
Sylvester Brandon Sergeant January 1, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865; Vet
Samuel F. Karns Sergeant January 1, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865; Vet
Wm. G. Sheppard Sergeant January 1, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865; Vet
John B. Snyder Sergeant January 1, 1864
3
Promoted from Corporal, May 29. 1865; mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865; Vet
Sylvester Porter Sergeant November 1, 1861
3
Captured; died at Andersonville, Ga., August 20, 1864; grave, 6,291
John Hughes Sergeant November 1, 1861
3
Prisoner from October 12, 1863, to November 27, 1864; discharged February 2, 1865, to date November 27, 1864
Augus's F. Loles Sergeant November 1, 1861
3
Mustered out, October 31, 1864; expiration of term
Peter J. Ritchey Corporal September 18, 1862
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Richard Conway Corporal January 1, 1864
3
Absent, sick, at muster out; Vet
George H. Porter Corporal September 18, 1862
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Rob't B. Crawford Corporal September 18, 1862
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Harvey Christy Corporal March 25, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Andrew J. Davis Corporal January 1, 1864
3
Promoted to Corporal, March 31, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865; Vet
Jonathan Gloss Corporal July 20, 1863
3
Promoted to Corporal, March 9, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
John Huston Corporal March 29, 1864
3
Promoted to Corporal, May 29, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Wm. A. Seaton Corporal November 1, 1861
3
Mustered out, October 31, 1864; expiration of term
Earl B. French Corporal November 1, 1861
3
Mustered out, October 31, 1864; expiration of term
Samuel N. King Corporal November 1, 1861
3
Mustered out, October 31, 1864; expiration of term
Jas. G. Hamilton Corporal November 1, 1861
3
Mustered out, October 31, 1864; expiration of term
John M. Hilbert Corporal November 1, 1861
3
Captured; released December 10, 1864; discharged January 13, 1865, to date December 10, 1864
Sol'n C. Hechathorn Corporal January 1, 1864
3
Killed at Dinwiddie C. H., Va., March 31, 1865
Alpheus Mays Corporal February 15, 1864
3
Died at Washington, D. C., January 20, 1865, of wounds received in action
Theo. J. Henderson Bugler January 1, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865; Vet
Wm. J. Gibbons Bugler January 29, 1864
3
Discharged by General Order, June 2, 1865
Daniel Sollinger Blacksmith January 1, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865; Vet
Dominick Scott Blacksmith November 1, 1861
3
Mustered out, October 31, 1864; expiration of term
Andrew J. Turk Farrier September 18, 1862
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Jackson Hanly Farrier November 1, 1861
3
Mustered out, October 31, 1864; expiration of term
Alters, Joseph A. Private February 7, 1864
3
Transferred to Company I, July 1, 1864
Anderson, John W. Private August 20, 1863
3
Captured; died at Salisbury, N. C., November 15, 1864; burial record, Andersonville, Georgia, August 7, 1864; grave, 4,973
Burgwin, Stephen Private March 2, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Burgwin, Edward Private September 3, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, June 24, 1865
Brandon, Thomas Private October 31, 1861
3
Missing in action, June 8, 1864
Bryer, James Private February 10, 1865
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Burns, Bernard Private February 20, 1865
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Bears, Isaac Private February 14, 1865
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Bickel, Samuel Private November 1, 1861
3
Mustered out, October 31, 1864; expiration of term
Bishop, William G. Private November 1, 1861
3
Mustered out, October 31, 1864; expiration of term
Brown, Daniel J. Private January 5, 1864
3
Transferred to Company I, July 1, 1864
Beatie, Frank W. Private August 18, 1862
3
Died at Washington, D. C., November 2, 1864; buried in National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
Bates, Charles H. Private August 8, 1864
1
Not on muster-out roll
Burns, Thomas Private August 5, 1864
1
Not on muster-out roll
Cain, Robert Private March 1, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Coons, Albertus Private January 18, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Calighan. Wm. J. Private February 16, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Carney, George W. Private February 22, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Christy, Thomas M. Private March 23, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Colingwood, Clinton Private September 3, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Coop, Charles Private August 28, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Conver, Peter O. Private November 1, 1861
3
Mustered out, October 31, 1864; expiration of term
Carner, Andrew J. Private November 1, 1861
3
Mustered out, October 31, 1864; expiration of term
Carner, Eli Private January 1, 1864
3
Promoted to Hospital Steward, May 1, 1865; Vet
Curry, Thomas L. Private September 1, 1864
3
Transferred to Company K, December 1, 1864
Curtis, Alexander Private August 27, 1864
1
Deserted March 24, 1865
Campbell, William Private February 29, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Davisson, David W. Private September 18, 1862
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Downing, And'w H. Private September 3, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Davis, Thomas Private February 17, 1865
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Drach. John Private February 14, 1865
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Dill, William H. Private February 26, 1864
3
Transferred to Company I, July 1, 1864
Eckelbarger, Jacob Private January 1, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865; Vet
Estes, James Private January 5, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Estes, Liberty Private January 18, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Eckelbarger, John Private January 1, 1864
3
Discharged on Surgeon's certificate, April 27, 1865
Fulton, James H. Private February 17, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Flowers, Franklin Private January 1, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865; Vet
Ferdan, Daniel F. Private March 14, 1864
3
Absent, sick, at muster out
Frankhauser, Anth. Private February 16, 1865
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Fawler. Robert Private February 17, 1865
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Fogle, Barney Private February 14, 1865
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Freeborn M. Private November 1, 1861
3
Mustered out, October 31, 1864; expiration of term
Galley, John B. Private January 21, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865; Vet
Gardner, Cyrus Private March 3, 1864
3
Discharged by General Order, June 1, 1865
Gilger, John W. Private February 13, 1864
1
Prisoner from February 6, to February 15, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Griffin, Garrett Private August 27, 1864
3
Deserted March 24, 1865
Gates, James Private August 10, 1864
3
Deserted March 24, 1865
Howell, David Private January 21, 1864
3
Deserted July 6, 1863; returned January 19, 1864; mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865; Vet
Hughs, Simon P. Private February 4, 1865
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Hagan, John Private February 16, 1865
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Hoover, Frederick Private February 14, 1865
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Hyndinan, James Private February 17, 1865
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Holdridge, Sam'l E. Private November 1, 1861
3
Mustered out, October 31, 1864; expiration of term
Hutchinson, R. A. Private November 1, 1861
3
Captured October 12, 1863; discharged February 4, 1865
Jolly, Allen S. Private August 15, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Jones, James Private February 17, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Johnson, John Private May 7, 1862
3
Mustered out, May 7, 1865; expiration of term
Kellerman, John Private February 13, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Kerr, John Private September 3, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
King, Charles S. Private January 5, 1864
3
Died at City Point, Va., November 20, 1864; buried in Cavalry Corps Cemetery, Va.
Kelley, Michael Private May 20, 1864
3
Prisoner from July 3, 1864, to February 22, 1865; discharged by General Order, July 1, 1865
Louderbough, J. H. Private February 3, 1865
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Lusher, Jacob G. Private November 1, 1861
3
Mustered out, October 31, 1864; expiration of term
Maitland, John P. Private September 16, 1863
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Moore, George W. Private February 13, 1864
3
Discharged by General Order, May 15, 1865
Mays, Philander Private September 3, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Montgomery, John Private September 3, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Mossman, John S. Private February 16, 1865
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Miller, John Private February 18, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Morgan, Thomas Private February 17, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Manson, William Private November 1, 1861
3
Mustered out, October 31, 1864; expiration of term
Mays, Larimer Private September 1, 1864
1
Killed in action, December 1, 1864
Moore, William H. Private February 23, 1864
3
Died August 24, 1864; buried in National Cemetery, Antietam, section 26, lot E, grave, 538
Myers, James Private August 5, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
M'Cormick, John Private February 24, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
M'Milen Private February 29, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
M'Tiernan, John Private February 279, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
M'Kain, Thomas Private April 6, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
M'Kelvey, John Private September 18, 1862
3
Prisoner from October 12, 1863, to November 19, 1864; mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
M'Mullen, Joseph Private March 1, 1863
3
Promoted to Hospital Steward, January 1, 1865
M'Curdy, Marcus Private March 15, 1864
3
Transferred to Company I, July 1, 1864
M'Millen, Andrew Private February 29, 1865
3
Killed in action, February 6, 1865
M'Coy, George W. Private January 1, 1864
3
Killed at Deep Bottom. Va., August 16, 1864; Vet
Neely, Henry Private September 3, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, June 16, 1865
Nowider, William Private February 1, 1865
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1. 1865
Ochs, Henry Private October 31, 1861
3
Prisoner from October 12, 1863, to November 19, 1864; discharged, date unknown
Oldham, John Private March 7, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Payne, Samuel Private January 1, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865; Vet
Pryer, Samuel W. Private February 16, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Pryer, John F. Private March 31, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Pryer, William C. Private March 2, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Parker, Thomas A. Private May 13, 1863
3
Promoted to Regimental Saddler, January 1, 1865
Pryer, John W. Private September 7, 1863
3
Captured; died at Salisbury, N. C., November 1, 1864
Pike, Robert R. Private September 16, 1864
1
Killed at Dinwiddie C. H., Va., March 31, 1865
Russell, Octavius A. Private September 18, 1862
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Rollins, John P. Private January 21, 1864
3
Deserted February 24; returned April 29, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Roberts, John W. Private February 18, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Roberts, Joseph Private September 16, 1862
1
Absent, sick, at muster out
Rice, Edward Private March 31, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Reno, John W. Private February 22, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Ritter, John T. Private February 16, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Ruhe, William Private February 3, 1865
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Ryan, Patrick Private May 7, 1862
1
Mustered out, May 7, 1865, expiration of term
Reynolds, Sam C. Private February 22, 1864
3
Discharged by General Order, May 13, 1865
Roberts, John Private September 13, 1863
3
Transferred to Company I, July 1, 1864
Soilinger, Wm. C. Private February 16, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Soilinger, James C. Private March 2, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Stroup, Adam Private September 16, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Sowers, Michael Private March 4, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Spencer, Eliel C. Private September 5, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Snyder, John M. Private February 16, 1865
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Steinbright, Jacob Private February 17, 1865
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Snyder, John Private September 29, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Smith, John S. Private February 17, 1865
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Stump, John Private November 1, 1861
3
Mustered out, October 31, 1864; expiration of term
Sipe, Jacob Private November 1, 1861
3
Mustered out, October 31, 1864; expiration of term
Stroup, Edward Private February 28, 1864
3
Transferred to Company I, July 1, 1864
Sheffer, George Private February 17, 1864
3
Discharged by General Order, June 13, 1865
Straub, Israel A. Private February 16, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Seibert, John Private August 8, 1864
3
Substitute; not on muster-out roll
Tenant, George Private February 17, 1865
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Taylor, Abraham S. Private November 1, 1861
3
Mustered out, October 31, 1864; expiration of term
Thorp, James Private March 14, 1864
3
Captured; died at Millen, Ga., date unknown; section B, grave, 153
Vosler, Joseph Private April 26, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Wentworth, Jer. D. Private September 29, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Walker, Samuel R. Private September 13, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Zimmerman, P. Private February 15, 1865
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865
Zimmerman, F. Private February 11, 1865
1
Mustered out with Company, July 1, 1865

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

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