8th Cavalry
Pennsylvania Volunteers
Company G

Recruited at Philadelphia

Name

Rank

Date of Muster
Into Service

Term/
Years

Remarks

John H. Price Captain September 19, 1861
3
Discharged April 18, 1863
Henry H. Garrett Captain July 23, 1861
3
Promoted from 1st Sergeant company B, to 1st Lt., June 23, 1862; to Captain, December 24, 1865; discharged September 12, 1864, expiration of term
John S. Howard Captain September 3, 1861
3
Promoted from 1st Sergeant to 1st Lt., December 24, 1863; to Captain, October 1, 1864; to Brevet Major, April 9, 1865; died April 22, 1865, of wounds received at Five Forks, March 29, 1865
Thomas I. Gregg. Captain June 24, 1865
3
Transferred to Company M. 161st Regiment P. V., July24, 1865
Jackson M'Fadden 1st Lt September 3, 1861
3
Disharged February 28, 1862
William F. Miller 1st Lt August 19, 1861
3
Promoted from 2d Lieutenant company C, March 13, 1862; discharged June 23, 1862
Robert C. Payne 1st Lt July 23, 1861
3
Promoted fromn 2d Lieut. Company B. December 20, 1864; to Brevet Captain, April 7, 1865; discharged May 26, 1865
Christian Kneass 2d Lt September 19, 1861
3
Resigned March 17, 1862
John S. Hough 1st Lt July 23, 1861
3
Promoted to 2d Lt., August 4, 1862; discharged July 26, 1863
William S. Fisher 1st Lt September 6, 1861
3
Promoted to 2d Lt., October 15, 1863; discharged December 7, 1863
Frank H. Craft 1st Lt 1861
3
Prisoner from July 4 to August 23, 1863; promoted from Sergeant, December 20, 1864; transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
John Snyder 1st Sergeant September 21, 1861
3
Commissioned 1st Lt., June 1, 1865; not mustered; transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1864; Vet
George P. Carman 1st Sergeant September 13, 1861
3
Deserted October 18, 1861
Alfred Page Commissary Sergeant September 12, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P.V., July 24, 1865
Cyrus Brown Sergeant September 18, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
A. W. Cochrane Sergeant September 12, 1861
3
Discharged September 12, 1864, expiration of term
Wm. Fingfrack Sergeant September 12, 1861
3
Discharged September 12, 1864, expiration of term
A. Misenbaugh Sergeant September 18, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
Nelson L. Oaks Sergeant September 13, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
Edwin E. Slade Sergeant September 6, 1861
3
Died November 10, 1862; buried in Military Asylum Cemetery, D. C.
Charles W. Smead Sergeant September 6, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
Henry P. Stryker Sergeant September 18, 1861
3
Wounded near Richmond, Va., May 12, 1864; transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
Thomas Strine Sergeant August 29, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
George T. Wolf Sergeant September 6, 1861
3
Discharged September 6, 1864, expiration of term
Frederick Groff Corporal September 6, 1861
3
Discharged September 6, 1864, expiration of term
Franklin Howard Corporal September 18, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
Wm. P. Jameson Corporal August 27, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's certificate, March 4, 1862
Matthias Kirk Corporal September 18, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
Boyd C. Longan Corporal September 18, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
Levi R. Morris Corporal September 6, 1861
3
Discharged September 6, 1864, expiration of term
George W. Pierce Corporal August 29, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's certificate, April 3, 1862
Woodrow Spears Corporal August 27, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
Elam W. Wise Corporal August 29, 1861
3
Killed at Farmville, Va., April 7, 1865; Vet
Andrew G. Wolf Corporal September 6, 1861
3
Died at Alexandria, Va., June 30, of wounds received in action, June 24, 1864; Vet
David Werline Corporal February 29, 1864
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Frederick Crafts Bugler February 22, 1865
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
David Rishel Bugler February 3, 1865
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
Wm. J. Williams Blacksmith August 29, 1861
3
Died, date unknown; Vet
Eli S. Kirst Bugler February 18, 1864
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Homer Peak Farrier September 16, 1861
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
P. Loudenslager Saddler August 1, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, June 17, 1865
James T. Powers Saddler August 27, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
Ashton, Joseph K. Private September 18, 1861
3
Transferred to company C, date unknown
Austin, John II Private August 13, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, June 17, 1865
Allison, Jesse Private August 31, 1864
1
Transferred to company I, November, 1864
Bird, Samuel Private September 3, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Bennett, Daniel Private September 6, 1861
3
Captured; died at Richmond, Va., May 22, 1864
Bradford, Theoph's. Private September 9, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Burkhart, Jacob Private September 18, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Butler, Albert Private September 18, 1861
3
Died at Alexandria,Va., December 10, 1862; grave, 587
Berger, John A. Private August 17, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, June 17, 1865
Blair, James C. Private  
 
Transferred to company I, November, 1864
Briggs, Joseph Private October 29, 1864
1
Transferred to company I, November, 1864
Blake, Frank Private September 6, 1861
1
Not accounted for
Brewer, Andrew A. Private February 6, 1865
1
Not accounted for
Buck, John A. Private February 13, 1865
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Casebur, John B. Private September 3, 1861
3
Died at Philadelphia, Pa., July 11, 1862
Connell, John B. Private September 6, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Campbell, James C. Private September 12, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's certificate,September, 1862
Collins, Amos I. Private September 16, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's certificate, May 8, 1862
Clary, Nicholas Private September 18, 1861
3
Died, date unknown
Calvert, Edwin Private September 18, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
Craft, Walter Private September 18, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Clark, John P. Private February 13, 1865
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Childs, Oscar M. Private September 2, 1861
1
Transferred to Company I, date unknown
Corle, Alvin S. Private February 17, 1865
1
Transferred to Company F, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Coleman, David Private February 4, 1865
1
Not accounted for
Covert, Zachary D. Private February 23, 1864
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Clark, P. H. Private February 17, 1864
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Campbell, Alfred Private February 16, 1864
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Danig, Adam Private September 6, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's certificate, March, 1863
Duell, Albert J. Private September 5, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, June 17, 1865
Dill, Samuel Private September 6, 1864
3
Discharged by General Order, June 17, 1865
Duitch, James Private February 27, 1864
3
Died April 24, of wounds received, April 5, 1865
Dallas, John Private May 12, 1864
3
Captured; died at Salisbury, N. C., November 10, 1864
Dribeblis, Dallas Private February 21, 1865
1
Transferred to Company F, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Deter, John Private February 4, 1865
1
Transferred to Company B, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Deter, George Private February 4, 1865
1
Transferred to Company B, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Dunn, John H. Private October 27, 1864
1
Not accounted for
Dildine, Amos W. Private February 1, 1865
1
Transferred to Company F, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Dewitt, Stephen Private February 17, 1864
3
Not accounted for
Dickensheets, S. Private February 9, 1865
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
English, Eli Private September 12, 1861
3
Discharged September 12, 1864, expiration of term
Esman, James Private February 21, 1865
1
Not accounted for
Emhoff, Robert Private February 24, 1864
3
Transferred to Company 1M, 161st Regiment P. V, July 24, 1865
Fry, George A. Private August 29, 1861
3
Discharged August 29, 1864, expiration of term
Felbringer, Lewis Private September 16, 1861
3
Killed at Deep Bottom, Va., August 19, 1864; Vet
Foreman, James J. Private September 6, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
Flynn, John Private March 16, 1864
3
Discharged by General Order, June 23, 1865
Fuller, James Private February 17, 1865
1
Transferred to Company F, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Forsythe, James P. Private February 10, 1865
1
Transferred to Company F, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Flick, Daniel E. Private February 11, 1865
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Flick, Philip H. Private February 1, 1865
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Gibson, George Private September 6, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Gilmore, James Private September 12, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Gramlich, Matthias Private August 21, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, June 17, 1865
Grindle, William L. Private September 16, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, June 17, 1865
Goldy, James H. Private February 24, 1865
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Gillespie, Wellw'd. Private March 9, 1864
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Heim, Henry Private August 29, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Holmes, George D. Private September 3, 1861
3
Discharged September 3, 1864, expiration of term
Harnier, Fred'k. Private September 3, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
Harris, Isaac Private September 6, 1861
3
Died, date unknown
Hoffman, Jacob Private September 6, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Hackett, James Private September 12, 1861
3
Killed at Philadelphia, February 6. 1864; Vet
Hackett, William Private September 18, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's certificate, February, 1864
Hoffman John T. Private September 12, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Humperly, Wm. B. Private August 1, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, June 17, 1865
Hurlburgh, Geo. H. Private September 17, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, July 27, 1865
Hawley, John Private September 4, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, June 17, 1865
Hartunan, Henry H. Private February 22, 1864
1
Killed at Jarrett's Station, Va., December 7, 1864
Harrington, James Private September 9, 1864
1
Transferred to Company I, date unknown
Hurlbut, Geo. K. Private February 17, 1865
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Hamilton, Wm. D. Private February 23, 1864
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Hamilton, Chas. W. Private February 23, 1864
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Hartman, Henry F. Private February 22, 1864
3
Not accounted for
Hill, Frederick Private February 1, 1865
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Jones, William E. Private August 27, 1861
3
Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, date unknown
Jackson, George T. Private September 2, 1864
1
Transferred to Company I, date unknown
Jodan, Flavel Private February 21, 1865
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Kelly, Patrick Private September 7, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, June 17, 1865
Kelly, James W. Private February 20, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, June 7, 1865
Kelly, James W. Private February 17, 1864
3
Died August 13, 1864; buried in National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
Long, George Private February 23, 1864
3
Transferred to Company MI, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Lehmrian, Robert Private February 23, 1864
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Lowe, Matthias Private February 27, 1864
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Lake, Alonzo Private August 27, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Lewis, John E. Private August 29, 1861
3
Died October 21, 1862; buried in Cypress Hill Cemetery, L. I.
Lowry, Albert W. Private September 18, 1861
3
Discharged September 18, 1864, expiration of term
Levan, John Private February 22, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, June 17, 1865
Ledlynl, Charles Private August 29, 1864
1
Transferred to company I, date unknown
Layman, David Private August 24, 1864
1
Transferred to company I, date unknown
Langdon, Charles Private February 7, 1865
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Miller, Henry Private September 6, 1861
3
Captured, died at Andersonville, Georgia, June 13, 1864; grave, 1,907
Mohn, Thomas Private September13, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
Mailhorn, Charles Private September 6, 1861
1
Discharged by General Order, June 19, 1865
March, Thomas Private February 20, 1864
3
Discharged by General Order, June 15, 1865
Monroe, James Private February 17, 1864
3
Died March 16, 1865
Mixel, Jerome Private September 21, 1861
3
Discharged September 21, 1864, expiration of term
Mayhue, Charles Private August 11, 1864
1
Transferred to company I, date unknown
Miller, Andrew Private February 23, 1864
3
Not accounted for
Meitzler, Lewis Private February 22, 1865
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
M'Fadden, Theo. L. Private September 12, 1861
3
Not accounted for; Vet
M'Intosh, George Private September 12, 1861
3
Not accounted for; Vet
M'Kinzie, William Private February 20, 1864
1
Killed at Jarrett's Station, Va., December 7, 1864
Norton, Alva Private February 18, 1865
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Overbeck, George Private September 9, 1861
3
Killed in action, October, 1862
O'Brien, David Private September 12, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
Odgers, David Private February 8, 1864
3
Died, date unknown
Oberheizer, David K. Private February 22, 1865
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Prettyleaf, Henry Private February 22, 1865
1
Killed at Trevilian Station, Va., June 11. 1864; burial record, died at Culpepper C. H., July 11, 1864; buried in National Cemetery, block 1, section A, row 12, grave, 390; Vet
Pierce, Charles W. Private August 29, 1861
3
Died February 10, 1864; buried in Harmony Burial Grounds, D. C.
Page, George Private September 3, 1861
3
Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, date unknown
Page, John Private September 12, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Preston, Zenas Private February 20, 1864
3
Discharged by General Order, June 21, 1865
Piatt, Joseph G. Private February 22, 1864
3
Transferred to company I, November, 1864
Phillips, Henry G. Private February 11, 1865
1
Died April 6, of wounds received April 1, 1865; buried in Cavalry Corps Cemetery, Va.
Quinn, Daniel Private September 9, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's certificate,March, 1863
Quigg, David H. Private February 21, 1865
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Reese, Commod're P. Private August 27, 1861
3
Discharged August 27, 1864, expiration of term
Randall, Luther W. Private August 29, 1861
3
Captured; died at Salisbury, North Carolina, January 18, 1865; Vet
Rotherick, Thos. N. Private September 3, 1861
3
Discharged; on Surgeon's certificate, date unknown
Randall, Luther W. Private August 29, 1861
3
Captured; died at Salisbury, North Carolina, January 18, 1865; Vet
Ryan, Franklin J. Private September 6, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
Ream, George Private September 16, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
Riley, Clayton Private August 1, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, June 17, 1865
Rissell, Jonlathan Private September 9, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, June 17, 1865
Rank, Alfred Private September 9, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, June 17, 1865
Rainsburger, H. Private February 9, 1864
3
Captured; died at Salisbury, N. C., October 28, 1864
Rainsburger, Wm. Private February 26, 1864
3
Captured; died at Andersonville, Ga., date unknown
Rissell, Erastus B. Private August 17, 1864
1
Transferred to company I, November, 1864
Roseman, Peter Private August 17, 1864
1
Transferred to company I, November, 1864
Rathmell, Edward Private  
 
Transferred to company I, November, 1864
Rolls, Buress Private March 19, 1864
3
Transferred to company I, November, 1864
Reed, John B. Private February 22, 1865
1
Transferred to company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Spencer, Peter B. Private August 27, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Swartz, Samuel Private August 29, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's certificate, March 5, 1862
Stetzel, Jacob, Jr. Private September 18, 1861
3
Died, date unknown; Vet
Sullivan, Michael Private September 18, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
Swinds, Conrad Private September 18, 1861
3
Discharged September 18, 1864, expiration of term
Shull, John D. Private August 3, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, June 17, 1865
Shuck, Thomas L. Private September 9, 1861
3
Discharged by General Order, June 17, 1865
Smith, Jacob F. Private February 17, 1864
3
Died at Philadelphia, Pa., July 31, of wounds received, June 24, 1864
Smith, Charles R. Private March 4, 1864
3
Killed at Trevilian Station, Va., June 11, 1864; buried in National Cemetery, Culpepper C. House, Va., block 1, section A, row 12, grave, 417
Stollps, Jacob Private September 3, 1864
1
Transferred to company I, November, 1864
Saunders, James W. Private September 4, 1864
1
Transferred to company I, November, 1864
Sides, Adam Private March 8, 1864
3
Transferred to company I, November, 1864
Shuman, Joseph S. Private February 14, 1865
1
Not accounted for
Sauseman, John Private February 17, 1865
1
Transferred to Company F, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Smith, George W. Private February 17, 1865
1
Transferred to Company F, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Shafer, Isaac, T. Private February 17, 1865
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Solinger, A. J. Private February 21, 1865
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Stine. Martin L. Private February 22, 1864
5
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Sholman, Benjamin Private June 1, 1864
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Turner, Duelia A. Private August 29, 1861
3
Discharged August 29, 1864, expiration of term
Tomlinson, F. S. Private September 3, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865; Vet
Thompson, Isaac Private September 16, 1861
3
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Tanner, Henry Private February 13, 1865
1
Discharged by General Order, July 15, 1865
Tanner, Benj. F. Private February 19, 1864
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Unger, Frederick Private September 18, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's certificate, March 15, 1862
Vanover, Chas. W. Private February 26, 1864
3
Transferred to company I, November, 1864
Vanhorn, William Private August 29, 1861
3
Discharged August 29, 1864, expiration of term
Vanhorn, Harmon Private February 29, 1864
3
Discharged by General Order, May 15, 1865
Vanhorn, Henry, Jr. Private February 16, 1864
3
Transferred to company I, November, 1864
Wilkinson, Chris'r. Private August 29, 1861
3
Discharged August 29, 1864, expiration of term
Wright, James Private September 3, 1861
3
Discharged August 29, 1864, expiration of term
Wolf, Michael B. Private September 6, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's certificate, August, 1862
Wilson, James Private February 7, 1865
1
Discharged by General Order, July 8, 1865
Willets, William B. Private September 9, 1864
3
Transferred to Company I,November 1864
Whipple, Henry Private October 21, 1864
3
Transferred to company I, November, 1864
Weitzel, Andrew Private May 4, 1864
3
Transferred to company I, November, 1864
Waterson, Henry G. Private February 9, 1865
1
Transferred to Company F, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Walizer, Jeremiah Private February 1, 1865
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Walizer, Henry W. Private February 1, 1865
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Walizer, Aaron W. Private February 1, 1865
1
Transferred to Company M, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Youngman, George Private September 6, 1864
1
Discharged by General Order, June 17, 1865

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

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