8th Cavalry
Pennsylvania Volunteers
Company M

Recruited at Bucks, Montgomery and Philadelphia Counties

Name

Rank

Date of Muster
Into Service

Term/
Years

Remarks

Andrew Craven Captain October 5, 1861
3
Resigned July 21, 1862
Theodore Burkhart 1st Lt. October 3, 1861
3
Resigned June 13, 1862
John N. Jacobs 1st Lt. October 5, 1861
3
Promoted from 2d Lt., June 14, 1862; resigned July 15, 1862
George L. Bragg 1st Lt. August 21, 1861
3
Promoted from 2d Lt. Company F, July 15, 1862; to Commissary of Subsistence, October 15, 1862
Henry M'Micken 1st Lt. September 16, 1861
3
Promoted from Corporal Company A, December 31, 1863; discharged September 25, 1684; expiration of term
William A. Daily 2d Lt. August 19, 1861
3
Promoted from private Company C, June 14 1862; to 1st Lt. Company H; date unknown
David W. Davis 2d Lt. October 1, 1861
3
Promoted from 1st Sergeant, August 5, 1864; to 1st Lt. Company C, December, ??, 1864; Vet
James Poulton Sergeant September 24, 1861
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864; Vet
Barclay J. Stagner Sergeant September 24, 1861
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864; Vet
Sam'l W. Yeager Sergeant September 19, 1861
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864; Vet
Geo. W. Timbrook Corporal September 19, 1861
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864; Vet
Howard Kell Corporal September 19, 1861
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864; Vet
Jona'n W. Knight Corporal September 24, 1861
3
Discharged September 27, 1864; expiration of term
H. J. Reifsnvder Corporal September 24, 1861
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864; Vet
Franklin B. Rhoads Corporal August 28, 1862
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
Daniel Heebner Farrier October 4, 1861
3
Transferred to Company G, November, 1864; Vet
John C. Uttz Saddler October 1, 1861
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864; Vet
Black, Jonthan M. Private September 19, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Black, Jesse L. Private September 19, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Cuisen. Christ'r B. Private September 21, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Cummings, Robert Private September 2; , 1861
3
Not accounted for
Craven, James Private September 24, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Clark, James Private September 24, 1861
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864; Vet
Calloway, William Private October 1, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Callender, Clinton Private October 4, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Cunningham, D. Private February 26, 1864
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
Carriran, James Private February 29, 1864
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
Claffy, James Private September 5, 1864
1
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
Duckworth, J. P. Private September 19, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Dollar, John Private September 24, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Dornemann Private September 24, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Dotteser, Samuel Private October 1, 1861
3
Not accounted for
S Dedaker, Henry Private October 4, 1861
3
Transferred to Company F, November, 1864; Vet
Dengler, Henry Private October 4, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Duckwrth, David Private March 1, 1864
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
Devens, Henry Private May 4, 1864
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
Eisenhart, Simon A. Private September 28, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Ettingham, Mark Private October 1, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Ettinger, Nathaniel Private September 23, 1861
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1834; Vet
Flack, George M. Private September 19, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Fetherson, P. L. Private September 19,1861
3
Not accounted for
Farley, Peter Private September 24, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Fisher, Henry Private October 4, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Gorman, Patrick Private September 24, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Griffith, John Private September 24, 1861
3
Transferred to Company K, date unknown
Groff, William S. Private October 4, 1861
3
Transferred to Company C, November 4, 1861
Gillespie, John Private August 29, 1864
1
Transferred to Company C, November 4, 1864
Gamble, Edward Private February 27, 1864
3
Transferred to Company C, November 4, 1864
Hart, James W. Private September 24, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Higgins, Peter Private September 24, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Hovaer, William Private October 2, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Hutchinson, J. E. Private October 4, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Harpst, Fulton Private October 4, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Herr, Ferdinand Private August 28, 1862
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
Horn, George Private February 26, 1864
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
Jackson, Andrew Private September 24, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Johnson, James Private September 24, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Kerr, William Private September 24, 1861
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864; Vet
Keichline, William Private October 2, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Kase, David Private October 4, 1861
3
Captured; died at Andersonville, Ga., April 14, 1864; grave, 546
Keffenriter, Nich's. Private September 23, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Kee, William Private February 26, 1864
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
Leonardt. Lewis W. Private September 24, 1861
3
Noc accounted for
Livengood, John Private September 24, 1861
3
Died at Frederick, Md., December 18, 1862
Lake, Hira H. Private October 4, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Ludy, Alfred. Private October 4, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Lake, Franklin. Private October 4, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Livengood, Michael. Private October 4, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Ludy, Urias Private August 28, 1862
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
Lewis, Samuel Private May 4, 1864
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
Murphy, Timothy Private September 24, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Mover, James C. Private October 1,. 1861
3
Not accounted for
Miller, John Private October 4, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Mutter, Joseph Private October 4, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Miller, Henry Private October 4, 1861
3
Not accounted for
M'Cann, Andrew. Private October 4, 1861
3
Not accounted for
M'Getigan, Thomas Private May 4, 1864
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
Neeld, David P. Private September 19, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Nunamaker, Israel Private March 10, 1864
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
Ott. Edward Private February 26, 1864
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
O'Neal, Peter Private February 29, 1864
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
Owen, James Private May 2, 1864
3
Died at Philadelphia, Pa., September 6, 1864
Pennebecker, H.. Private October 4, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Ryan, Joseph. Private September 19, 1861
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864; Vet
Ryan, Isaac L. Private September 19, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Ryan, William D.. Private September 19, 1861
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864; Vet
Richards, Thomas Private October 4, 1861
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
Reidenaur, Peter Private October 4, 1861
3
Discharged December 14, 1864; expiration of term
Reidenaur, J. R. Private October 4, 1861
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
Reidenaur, George Private October. 4, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Rhodes. William Private October 4, 1861
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864; Vet
Reidenauer, D. R. Private September 23, 1861
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
Reidenauer, D. B. Private September 23, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Roberts, Crispin Private March 1, 1864
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
Repass, Milton B. Private September6, 1864
1
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
Stale, William H. Private September 24, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Short, John T. Private September 24, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Strayline, Charles Private September 24, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Smith, John H. Private September 28, 1861
3
Promoted to 2d Lt. Company K, June 21, 1862
Schweitzer, Charles Private October 1, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Shilling, Leonard Private October 4, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Snovel, Stephen H. Private October 4, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Shide, William D. Private October 4, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Stubbs, Charles W. Private October 4, 1861
3
Not accounted for
S Sands, James D. Private August 28, 1862
3
Transferred to Company C. November, 1864
S Sailor, Franklin Private August 27, 1862
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
S Smith, George W. Private February 26, 1864
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
S Shade, Charles Private August 27, 1862
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
Townsend, Stephen Private September 19, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Tesomer, John Private September 24, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Vanluvance, J. R. Private Set. 4, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Vardy, George Private October 1, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Watson, Joseph Private September 24, 1861
3
Not accounted for
Walton, Ernor Private October 4, 1861
3
Promoted to 2d Lt. Company C. July 16, 1862
Ward, John Private March 10, 1864
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864
Young, Michael Private October 10, 1861
3
Transferred to Company C, November, 1864; Vet

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

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