8th Cavalry
Pennsylvania Volunteers
Company L

Recruited at Philadelphia

Name

Rank

Date of Muster
Into Service

Term/
Years

Remarks

James Hardy Captain September 24, 1861
3
Resigned February 26, 1862
Samuel Wilson Captain July 23, 1861
3
Promoted from 1st Lieut. Company B, February 26, 1862; to Lieut. Colonel, December 23, 1863
J. Edw'd Carpenter Captain March 17, 1862
3
Promoted from 1st Lieut. Company K, December 23, 1863; to brevet Major, March 13, 1865; discharged October 26, 1864, expiration of term
Thomas Furness 1st Lt. September 24, 1861
3
Discharged March 17, 1862
Samuel L. Moore 1st Lt. August 30, 1861
3
Promoted from Sergeant, January 17, 1863; to Commissary of Subsistence, August 17, 1864
Enoch H. Moore 1st Lt. August 30, 1861
3
Promoted from 1st Sergeant, September 29, 1864; to Captain Company I, January 12, 1865; Vet
Paul L. Goddard 2d Lt. September 24, 1861
3
Promoted to Adjutant-date unknown
Charles E. Fellows 2d Lt. September 4, 1861
3
Promoted from Sergeant Major, March 1, 1862; to 1st Lt. Company A, June 21, 1862
Charles Ladd 2d Lt. 1861
3
Promoted to 2d Lt., July 19, 1862; discharged April 27, 1863
Lester D. Phelps Commissary Sergeant September 3, 1861
3
Promoted to 1st Lt. Company K, January 17, 1863
John S. Kelly Sergeant September 20, 1861
3
Transferred to Company I, November, 1864; Vet
Nelson Craig Sergeant August 30, 1861
3
Transferred to Company I, November, 1864; Vet
John Keefe Corporal September 17, 1861
3
Transferred to Company I, November, 1864
John L. Lee Corporal January 28, 1862
3
Transferred to Company I, November, 1864; Vet
John M'Cleran Corporal October 10, 1861
3
Transferred to Company I, November, 1864; Vet
Baker, Edward F. Private September 19, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Betzel, William Private September 21, 1861
3
Transferred to Company K, date unknown; Vet
Bard, James Private September 3, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate. April 7, 1863/TD>
Burns, Thomas Private September 23, 1861
3
Transferred to Company I, November, 1864; Vet
Claffer, James Private February 21, 1862
3
Transferred to Company I, November, 1864; Vet
Carnirer, John Private September 23, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Clemens, Charles Private September 23, 1861
3
Promoted to Regimental Quarter Master Sergeant, date unknown; Vet
Carner, Joseph L. Private September 3, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Clay, Henry Private September 21, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Colehn, David W. Private August 30, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Dean, Neal Private September 18, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Danenhower, Got'b. Private September 23, 1861
3
Transferred to Company I, November, 1864; Vet
Dyson, Joseph Private September 23, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Devine, Patrick J. Private September 23, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Dungan, Victor Private September 13, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, March 7, 1862
Dengler, Henry W. Private September 23, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Donaiily, John Private September 18, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Devers, Isaiah Private September 29, 1861
3
Transferred to Company I, November, 1864; Vet
Donnelly, Philip Private February 18, 1864,
3
Died, date unknown; buried in National Cemetery, Glendale. Va., section C, grave, 144
Ettinger, Nath'l S. Private September 23, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Eckenbrien, Wm. Private September 4, 1861
3
Transferred to Company I, November, 1864
Eccleston, John Private September 19, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Eccleston, Jas. W. Private September 20, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Evans, Thomas W. Private September 19, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Fenton, Daniel Private September 19, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Flintham, John W. Private September 20, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Fogg, William E. Private September 21, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Fink, William Private September 21, 1861
3
Not accounted for; Vet
Flynn, William J. Private September 13, 1861
3
Transferred to Company K, date unknown; Vet
Fries, William Private January 28, 1862
3
Transferred to Company I. November, 1864
Gowring, EldrigeT. Private August 3, 1861
3
Transferred to Company K, date unknown
Glenny, Michael Private September 20, 1861
3
Transferred to Company K, date unknown
Gangal, Frederick Private September 23, 1861
3
Deserted September 25, 1862
Gustine, Horatio A. Private March 30, 1864
3
Transferred to Company I, November, 1864
Hikle, Henry Private September 19, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Hoffman, Chas. T. Private September 21, 1861
3
Transferred to CompanyK, date unknown; Vet
Heebner, Fred'k. Private September 23, 1861
3
Transferred to Company K, date unknown
Hawkins, Whi. H. Private September 3, 1861
3
Transferred to Company K, date unknown; Vet
Hawkins, John W. Private September 3, 1861
3
Transferred to Company K, date unknown; Vet
Harker, Norman Private September 3, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Hawkins, Wesley Private September 12, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Hall, James Private September 23, 1861
3
Transferred to Company K, date unknown; Vet
Holden, Nicholas Private October 10, 1861
3
Transferred to Company I, November, 1864; Vet
Haines, John Private August 30, 1864
1
Transferred to Company I, November, 1864
Hoffman, John F. Private March 1, 1865
1
Transferred to Company E, 161st Regiment P. V., July 24, 1865
Impson, Eman'l C. Private March, 21, 1864
3
Transferred to Company I, November, 1864
Johnston, Alex'r. Private August 30, 1861
3
Transferred to Company I, November, 1864; Vet
James, William Private September 21, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Kelly, Theodore Private September 3, 61
3
Transferred to Company F-date unknown; Vet
Keller, Peter Private September 21, 1861
3
Transferred to Company K, date unknown
Lord, William Private September 20, 1861
3
Transferred to Company I, November, 1864
Lutz, Ewood Private September 3, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Logue, Frank Private September 20, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, March 14, 1862
Livengood, Mich' lE. Private September 22. 1861
3
Not accounted for
Moore, David T. Private September 11, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Mathews, Geo. W. Private September 20, 1861
3
Transferred toCompany I-date unknown; Vet
Markle, George Private September 20, 1861
3
Transferred to Company D-date unknown
M'Cord, George Private September 18, 1861
3
Not accounted for
M'Hugh, John Private September 19, 1861
3
Not accounted for
M'Kir, William Private September 20, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Nice, James E. Private September 18, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Otto, John A. Private September 20, 1861
3
Died December 7, 1863; buried in National Cemetery, Culpepper C. H., Va., block 1, sec. A, row 1, grave, 24
Patterson George Private September 16, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Pennypacker, H. K. Private September 23, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Patterson, Geo. Private April 5, 1864
3
Transferred to Company I, November, 1864
Purse, Daniel Private October 19, 1864
1
Not accounted for
Quandrill, William Private August 30, 1861
3
Discharged date unknown-drafted July 30, 1863; transferred to Company I, November, 1864
Quigley, Bernard Private August 30, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Quinn, James Private September 20, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, February 10, 1863
Ramsey, Robert Private September 17, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Snyder, Isaac R. Private September 4, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Scihmidt, Charles Private September 23, 1861
3
Transferred to Company H-date unknown
Scholes, Samuel Private September 20, 1861
3
Prisoner from June 25, to September 25, 1863; deserted; date unknown
Sampson, Adam Private September 25, 1861
3
Transferred to Company I, November, 1864; Vet
Spence, John Private December 16
3
Transferred to Company November, 1864
Smith, Abner Private August 27, 1861
3
Transferred to Company 1, November, 1864; Vet
Spect, Sanford H. Private October 14, 1864
1
Transferred to Company I, November, 1864
Shaven, John Private October 19, 1864
1
Not accounted for
Tipping, Robert Private September 21, 1861
3
Transferred to Company I, November, 1864; Vet
Tindsay, John Private September 20, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Thomas. Bailey Private September 12, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Vanleer, Thomas Private September 19, 1861
3
Discharged; date unknown
Wolford, Job Private August 30, 1861
3
Transferred to Company I, November, 1864; Vet
Wilkenwiler, Mich. Private August 30, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Whaling, John Private September 19, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Wailliams, George Private October 10, 1861
3
Transferred to CompanyI, November, 1834; Vet
Yondes, John Private September 21, 1861
3
Not accounted for

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

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