5th Pennsylvania Cavalry
Company I

Recruited at Philadelphia

Name

Rank

Date of Muster
Into Service

Term/
Years

Remarks

John O. Farrell Captain August 14, 1864
3
Resigned July 13, 1862
Wm. H. Cameron Captain July 30, 1864
3
Promoted from 2d Lieutenant Company D, August 27, 1862; died June 26, 1864
Walter H. Fitten Captain August 10, 1861
3
Promoted from 2d Lt. Company M to 1st Lt., November, 1862; to Captain, September 21, 1864; transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865
Louis R. Stille Captain September 9, 1862
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Lewis M. Graves 1st Lt. August 11, 1864
3
Resigned November 28, 1861
George Graves 1st Lt. August 10, 1864
3
Missing June 30, 1862
Patrick B. Stokes 1st Lt. August 14, 1864
3
Promoted from Corporal to Sergeant; to 1st Lieutenant, December 14, 1864; to brevet Captain, April 1, 1865; transferred to CompanyB, June 5, 1865; Vet
Sam'l J. M'Farren 1st Lt. February 28, 1865
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Leopold Rosenthal 2d Lt. August 14, 1864
3
Transferred to Company G, September 1, 1861
Justinian Alman 2d Lt. September 17, 1864
3
Promoted from priv., 5th Regiment U. S. Cavalry to 2d Lt., September 17, 1861; to 1st Lt. Company G, November 10, 1861
August Bownotzie 2d Lt. April 4, 1862
3
Promoted to 1st Lieutenant Company A, April 4, 1862
Matthew Berry 2d Lt. February, 1862
3
Promoted from priv. Company H, 5th Regiment U. S. Cavalry, to 2d Lt., February, 1862; to 1st Lieut. Company F, December 26, 1863
George Adams 2d Lt. August 19, 1864
3
Promoted from 1st Sergeant, July 8, 1864; discharged November 23, 1864
Terr'ce Fitzpatrick 2d Lt. August 19, 1864
3
Promoted to Corporal, February 5, 1862; to Sergeant, May 4, 1864; to 2d Lt., December 14, 1864; to Bv. 1st Lt. and Bv. Captain, April 9. 1865; transferred to CompanyB, June 5. 1865; Vet
James T. Ebbert 2d Lt. August 13, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Michael Donahue 1st Sergeant November 15, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Hugh O. Farrell 1st Sergeant August 14, 1864
3
Promoted from Sergeant; transferred to CompanyB, June 5, 1865; Vet
Alexander Harvey Sergeant October 26, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Horace W. Clark Sergeant October 6, 1864
1
Absent at muster out
Henry Kern Sergeant August 13, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865; Vet
Henry Kenney Sergeant October 28, 1864
3
Absent at muster out
Sol'n. K. Warnock Sergeant August 17, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865; Vet
John O. Bradley Sergeant August 15, 1863
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Beniah Luckett Sergeant August 13, 1864
3
Promoted from private, July 17, 1865; mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865; Vet
Fred'k Neiman Sergeant August 14, 1864
3
Transferred to Company H, June 5, 1865; Vet
Henry C. Baker Sergeant August 14, 1864
3
Promoted to Corporal; to Sergeant; transferred to Company H, June 5, 1865; Vet
Ber'd Cunningham Sergeant October 26, 1861
3
Deserted July 11, 1865
Nelson B. M'Gowan Sergeant August 14, 1864
3
Mustered out, August 25, 1864, expiration of term
Thos. Haviland Sergeant August 14, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Henry Eddishaw Sergeant August 19, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll; Vet
William Lawson Sergeant August 21, 1864
3
Discharged by General Order, June 6, 1865; Vet
B. C. Willoughby Sergeant August 14, 1864
3
Promoted from Corporal; discharged by General Order, June 6, 1865; Vet
George Elt Sergeant August 14, 1864
3
Promoted from Corporal; discharged by General Order, June 6, 1865; Vet
Joseph Hoffart Corporal August 14, 1863
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
John Kline Corporal January 30, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Wm. Siegfried Corporal May 1, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Thomas O. Leary Corporal October 15, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
John F. Lainhart Corporal October 26, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Wm. Thompson Corporal February 26, 1864
3
Dishonorably discharged; to date April 30, 1865
Bernard Boyle Corporal August 14, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865; Vet
George W. Clouden Corporal August 21, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865; Vet
William Steubing Corporal August 27, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865.; Vet
William Dupree Corporal February 1, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865
Joseph Durell Corporal February 1, 1864
3
Promoted to Corporal, March 1, 1865; transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865
David Porter Corporal August 14, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
James Farrell Corporal September 4, 1862
3
Not on muster-out roll
Augustus Long Corporal August 14, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
George Lallernent Bugler August 14, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865; Vet
Daniel Eisenberg Bugler February 1, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5. 1865
James Svlvester. Bugler October 26, 1864
1
Deserted July 11, 1865
Richard Wilson Bugler August 14, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Jesse Fry Blacksmith October 15, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
James Barrett Blacksmith August 14, 1864
3
Transferred to Company H, June 5, 1865; Vet
Patrick Granley Farrier August 19, 1864
3
Transferred to Company C, June 5, 1865; Vet
William J. Carey Saddler August 14, 1864
3
Transferred to Company C, June 5, 1865; Vet
John Eisenhart Saddler August 21, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Askey, Miles H. Private February 1, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865
Anderson, Eli Private July 10, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Adams, William Private August 19, 1864
3
Absent, sick, at muster out
Anderson, James Private August 17, 1864
1
Not on muster-out roll
Bruner, Charles E. Private January 1, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Ball, John Private October 19, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Bernard, John Private October 23, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Burcker, George Private October 26, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Brown, George A. Private October 24,1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Brown, William Private November 22, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Brown, William Private August 5, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order. May 28, 1865
Burns, Thomas Private May 25, 1864
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, July 2, 1865
Blaker, Charles W. Private February 24, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865
Bussinger, John Private August 14, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865; Vet
Beardsley, John Private January 6, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, Tune 5, 1865
Blakeslee, Edw'd M. Private March 23, 1865
1
Transferred to Company C', June 5, 1865
Beatty, Samuel Private October 26, 1864
1
Died July, 1865
Brierly, Robert Private June 24, 1863
3
Deserted, date unknown
Beardsley, Wm. Private August 19, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Bittle, Franklin Private August 14, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Betzner, David Private August 21, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Boyle, Zephyr Private August 28, 1862
3
Not on muster-out roll
Betscoe, John Private February 4, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Bartle, William Private September 22, 1864
1
Not on muster-out roll
Bell, James Private September 22, 1864
1
Not on muster-out roll
Cooker, William Private December 25, 1863
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Cole, William Private June 5, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Clary, William Private April 12, 1863
3
Captured at Parker's Store, Va., November 27, 1863; absent at muster out
Chrissman, I. C. P. Private May 26, 1864
3
Absent, on detached service, at muster out
Clampher, John Private October 24, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1S65
Clark, Francis Private October 12, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Clark, Thomas Private May 13, 1864
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, October 29, 1861
Curry, John E. Private February 16, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865
Costello, Cornelius Private November 3, 1862
3
Transferred to Company D, June 5, 1865
Conoway, Michael Private October 10, 1864
1
Transferred to Company D, June 5, 1865
Callahan, Peter Private August 19, 1864
3
Deserted June 26, 1865
Cover, Hugh Private .August 17, 1864
3
Deserted June 26, 1865; Vet
Carrol, John Private November 3, 1864
1
Deserted July 13, 1865
Daily, John Private May 19, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Daily, James Private May 23, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Duff, Patrick Private July 18, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Dwyer, Patrick Private May 25, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Downes, Thomas Private August 1, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Donahue, James Private October 30, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Donelly, Bernard Private October 28, 1864
1
Absent, sick, at muster out
Doherty, Michael Private August 29, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, May 28, 1865
Digman, Matthew Private August 19, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865; Vet
Dilks, Charles Private February 29, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865
Drake, Charles Private February 25, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865
Davis, Nicholas Private January 22, 1864
3
Transferred to Company D, June 5, 1865
Donati, Pasquati Private October 28, 1864
1
Died June 7, 1865, of wounds received accidentally; buried in Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Va.
Dillon, John Private July 21, 1864
3
Deserted June 26, 1865
Devling, John Private September 16, 1862
3
Not on muster-out roll
Duffie, Stephen Private September 19, 1864
1
Not on muster-out roll
Dusel, Charles Private August 11, 1864
1
Not on muster-out roll
Eames, Robert Private September 8, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, May 28, 1865
Ellis, Thomas Private January 26, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865
Epley, John Private February 19, 1864
3
Transferred to Company D, June 5, 1865
Epley, Joseph M. Private February 15, 1864
3
Transferred to Company D, June 5, 1865
Etlin, Jacob Private February 8, 1864
3
Transferred to Company D, June 5, 1865
Finnegan John Private October 8, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Ferry, John L Private October 7, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Frank, Jacob Private October 12, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Fessenden, Wm. Private February 1, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865
Fenstermacher, H. Private February 4, 1864
3
Transferred to Company D, June 5, 1865
Fry, Peter E. Private February 25, 1864
3
Transferred to Company D, June 5, 1865
Fisher, Jacob Private October. 29, 1864
1
Deserted June 26, 1865
Fox, Thomas Private August 23, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Fleming, Patrick Private January 5, 1862
3
Not on muster-out roll
Guthrie, William Private February 26, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Griffith. George W. Private September 8, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, May 28, 1865
Gunn, William Private August 19, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865; Vet
Gaffner, George Private October 14, 1864
1
Transferred to Company D, June 5, 1865
Gooen, William Private September 29, 1862
3
Not on muster-out roll
Greer, John Private March 24, 1865
1
Discharged by General Order, May 30, 1865
Hall, Charles Private October 25, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Hamilton Wm. I Private October 25, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Heisler, William Private October 14, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Hayes, John Private June 10, 1864
3
Transferred March 27, 1865
Hughes, E. A. Private February 29, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865
Hadley, William Private January 8, 1864
3
Deserted June 26, 1865
Hilton, James Private January 27, 1864
3
Deserted July 6, 1865
Harvey, Robert D. Private October 26, 1864
1
Deserted July 31, 1865
Hammer, Fred'k. Private August 14, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Holmes, Edwin Private August 14, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Hill, William Private September 19, 1864
1
Not on muster-out roll
Haas, Gideon Private September 22, 1864
1
Not on muster-out roll
Henry, James Private March 22, 1864
3
Died at Hampton, Va, October 7, 1864
Jackson, Samuel Private October 26, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Jones, Peter Private April 27, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Jones, Charles Private August 14, 1864
3
Captured December 10, 1864; transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865; Vet
Jeffers, John Private February 9, 1864
3
Transferred to Company D, June 5, 1865
Jacobs, William Private August 28, 1862
3
Not on muster-out roll
Kelly, Jeremiah Private May 28, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Kline, Joseph L. Private February 20, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Kiernan, Owen Private October 22, 1864
1
Deserted June 26, 1865
Kenable, Benedict Private August 21, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Kramer, Tobias S. Private August 30, 1864
1
Not on muster-out roll
Kern, William Private January 25, 1864
3
Discharged by General Order, May 15, 1865
Lewis, Willia M. Private October 11, 1864
1
Absent, sick, at muster out
Lyons, Michael Private November 3, 1862
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865
Lotz, Philip Private August 14, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Levi, Sion Private August 14, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Lanson, David H. Private September 19, 1864
1
Not on muster-out roll
Martin, James Private February.1, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Morris, Henry Private May 21, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Miler, John Private February 1, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Moore, Robertson Private July 18, 1864
3
Absent, in confinement, at muster out
Miner, James Private October 31, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1866
Michael, William Private October 4, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Mitchell, Charles Private November 2, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Millichop, James H. Private October 21, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Mortchland, Jos. Private January 1, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865; Vet
Murphy, James Private January 27, 1864
3
Transferred to Company D, June 5, 1865
Mateer, Alexander Private August 17, 1864
3
Deserted June 26, 1865; Vet
Martin, Thomas Private November 12, 1864
1
Deserted June 26, 1865
Miller, Henry Private August 13, 1864
3
Deserted July 6, 1865; Vet
Morgan, Patrick Private June 9, 1864
3
Deserted July 8, 1865
Mace, Michael Private August 26, 1862
3
Not on muster-out roll
Myers, James Private October 6, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Mitchell, John Private September 19, 1864
1
Not on muster-out roll
Malone, Lawrence Private September 19, 1864
1
Not on muster-out roll
Morgan, Thomas Private October 8, 1864
1
Not on muster-out roll
M'Glone, Thomas Private September 19, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
M'Minn, James Private August 16, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
M'Nulty, Lawrence Private September 1, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
M'Clusky, Rody Private June 11, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
M'Dowell, Thomas Private September 17, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, July 14, 1865
M'Gloughlin, Ber'd. Private February 8, 1864
3
Transferred to Company D, June 5, 1865
M'Neil, Hugh Private October 11, 1864
3
Transferred to Company D, June 5, 1865
M'Intyre, Patrick Private August 14, 1864
3
Died near Jones' Landing, Va., October 8, 1864, of wounds received at Darbytown Road, October 7, 1864; Vet
M'Coy, Henry E Private September 25, 1862
3
Not on muster-out roll
Owens, George W. Private March 30, 1864
3
Dishonorably discharged, date unknown
O'Donnell, John Private August 19, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865; Vet
O'Brien, Thomas Private September 18,64
1
Killed at Hatcher's Run, Va., February 5, 1865
Parke, Hiram A. Private December 31, 1863
3
Dishonorably discharged, date unknown
Poole, Edward Private March 30, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Pickering. Thomas Private August 21, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5. 1865; Vet
Post, William Private February 14, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5; 1865
Poppenheimer, B. Private August 14, 1864
3
Transferred to Company D, June 5, 1865; Vet
Petticrew, Matthew Private October 6, 1862
3
Transferred to Company D, June 5, 1865
Pratt, Abraham Private October 20, 1864
3
Absent, sick, at muster out
Pickering, Edward Private September 3, 1862
3
Not on muster-out roll
Pengelly, John Private August. 14, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Pfeffer, Casper Private August 25, 1862
3
Not on muster-out roll
Rose, Gustavus Private March 7, 1864
3
Dishonorably discharged, date unknown
Regester, William Private February 26, 1864
3
Absent, sick, at muster out
Rossiter, Llewellyn Private January 1, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Roltman, Stephen Private May 11, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Rowland, Manliff D. Private January 18, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Runey, John Private October 9, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, May 28, 1865
Reath, James M. Private February 18, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865
Ryan, John Private October 5, 1864
1
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865
Rogers, Melvin H. Private February 26, 1864
3
Transferred to Company D, June 5, 1865
Rogers, James M. Private October 15, 1864
1
Transferred to Company D, June 5, 1865
Ray, Marion Private October 10, 1864
1
Transferred to Company D, June 5, 1865
Ratcliff, William Private August 14, 1864
3
Not on rmuster-out roll
Rvan, John Private August 21, 1861
3
Not on muster-out roll
Riley, James Private September 17, 1862
3
Not on muster-out roll
Ryan, Thomas Private October 28, 1864
1
Not on muster-out roll
St. Clair, Harry Private May 24, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Stewart, Thomas Private October 6, 1864
1
Deserted; returned; mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Snyder, Henry H. Private August 3, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, May 28, 1865
Slater, Charles Private August 21, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865; Vet
Shoemaker, Geo. Private February 16, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865
Shoemaker, David Private February 16, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865
Smith, George B. Private December 3, 1864
1
Died May 30, 1865; buried in National Cemetery, Richmond. Va., section C, division 2, grave 2
Sweeney, Dennis Private August 14, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865; Vet
Stewart, John P. Private February 1, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865
Strong, Charles Private January 25, 1864
3
Transferred to Company D, June 5, 1865
Seabold, Daniel Private February 16, 1864
3
Transferred to Company D, June 5, 1865
Serad, Henry Private January 5, 1864
3
Died at City Point, Va., September 23, 1864
Shekels, Samuel Private August 13, 1864
3
Deserted June 26, 1865
Suck, Charles L. Private August 15, 1864
3
Deserted July 13, 1865
Smith, Charles Private October 31, 1864
1
Deserted August 2, 1865
Scanlin, Thomas Private September 25, 1862
3
Not on muster-out roll
Spates, Charles F. Private October 8, 1864
1
Dishonorably discharged, date unknown
Thomas, John Private May 24, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Taylor, Charles Private January 18, 1864
3
Dishonorably discharged, date unknown
Trouth, John L. Private March 1, 1864
3
Transferred to Company D, June 5, 1865
Traup, Gottleib Private August 14, 1864
3
Not on musterrout roll
Thurman, James Private August 19, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Thomas, Joseph Private October 12, 1864
1
Not on muster-out roll
Van Home, Wm. Private September 18, 1862
3
Not on muster-out roll
Wambold, M. A. Private January 1, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Work, Alexander Private August 12, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Wilson, William S. Private October 7, 1864
1
Mustered out with Company, August 7, 1865
Whitman, Jesse K. Private September 1, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, May 28, 1865
Williamson, Fred. F Private August 14, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865; Vet
Wickline, Christo'r. Private August 14, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5, 1865; Vet
Wheaton, Theo. D. Private January 26, 1864
3
Transferred to Company C, June 5, 1865
Woodward, D. M. Private August 17, 1864
1
Transferred to Company C, June 5, 1865
Wagner, Henry Private May 17, 1862
3
Deserted June 26, 1865
Wolf, Jobn. Private August 14, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Wharton, Oliver Private August 28, 1862
3
Not on muster-out roll
Walk, Levi Private September 16, 1862
3
Not on muster-out roll
Whitehead, Eli Private September 26, 1862
3
Not on muster-out roll
Yohn, Evan Private August 23, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, May 28, 1865
Young, Job Private August 14, 1864
3
Transferred to Company B, June 5 1865; Vet

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

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