76th Regiment
Pennsylvania Volunteers


Company A

Recruited in Lawrence County

Name

Rank

Date of Muster
Into Service

Remarks

John C. Campbell Captain October 1, 1861 Promoted to Lt. Colonel, December 11, 1862
James S. Book Captain October 1, 1861 Promoted from 1st Lt. to Captain, December 11, 1862; dismissed November 28, 1863
S. E. Ferguson Captain October 1, 1861 Wounded at Pocotaligo, S. C., October 22, 1862; promoted from 2d to 1st Lt., December 11, 1862; to Captain, April 19, 1864; mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Aaron C. Mills 1st Lt. October 1, 1861 Promoted from 1st Sergeant to 2d Lt., December 11, 1862; to 1st Lt., April 19, 1864; commissioned Captain, January 1, 1865, not mustered; captured August 20, 1864; mustered out, April 12, 1865
Jesse R. Sitler 1st Lt. September 4, 1863 Drafted; promoted from Sergeant Major to 2d Lt., March 10, 1865; to 1st Lt., April 1, 1865; commissioned Captain, March 11, 1865, not mustered; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Daniel M'Vay 2d Lt. October 1, 1861 Promoted from Sergeant Major to 2d Lt., June 20, 1864; died September 4, 1864, of wounds received in action at Petersburg, Va., July 30, 1864
T. J. Armstrong 1st Sergeant July 14, 1863 Drafted; promoted to Corporal, September 9, 1864; to 1st Sergeant, October 9, 1864; commissioned lst Lt., March 11, 1865, not mustered; wounded at Darbytown Road, Va., October 27, 1864; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
James M. Owery 1st Sergeant October 1, 1861 Promoted to 1st Sergeant, November 23, 1863; mustered out, October 1, 1864, expiration of term
Robert Biddle Sergeant September 4, 1863 Drafted; promoted to Sergeant, December 1, 1864; commissioned 2d Lt., March 11, 1865, not mustered; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Hiram Hoover Sergeant December 27, 1863 Promoted to Corporal, December 1, 1864; to Sergeant, January 15, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Sylvester Barker Sergeant December 27, 1863 Promoted to Corporal, January 15, 1865; to Sergeant, March 10, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Henry Edwards Sergeant October 17, 1863 Promoted to Corporal, December 1, 1864; to Sergeant, July 1, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Andrew J. Waite Sergeant October 1, 1861 Mustered out, October 31, 1864, expiration of term
Henry R. Emery Sergeant October 1, 1861 Mustered out, October 31, 1864, expiration of term
Samuel Mason Sergeant January 26, 1864 Promoted to Sergeant, December 1, 1864; accidentally wounded, December 8, 1864; discharged by General Order, June 11, 1865
Benj. F. Moore Sergeant October 1, 1861 Promoted from Corporal to Sergeant, November 1, 1863; mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Henry A. Ferguson Sergeant October 1, 1861 Promoted from Corporal to Sergeant, October 31, 1862; wounded at Cold Harbor, Va., June 1, 1864; mustered out, October 1, 1864, expiration of term
James G. Bowden Sergeant October 1, 1861 Died July 18, 1863, of wounds received at Fort Wagner, S. C., July 11, 1863
Samuel R. Emery Sergeant October 1, 1861 Died October 31, of wounds received at Pocotaligo, S. C., October 22, 1862; buried at Hilton Head, S. C.
John Shook Sergeant October 1, 1861 Promoted to Sergeant, December 1, 1864; died of wounds received at Fort Fisher, N. C., January 15, 1865; Vet
Charles Billings Corporal August 24, 1863 Drafted; promoted to Corporal, December 1, 1864; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
John S. Penrod Corporal December 22, 1863 Promoted to Corporal, December 1, 1864; discharged by General Order, July 5, 1865
Joseph W. Roberts Corporal January 5, 1864 Promoted to Corporal, December 1, 1864; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Frederick Alsdorf Corporal October 25, 1863 Promoted to Corporal, March 10; 1865; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
James M. Frew Corporal January 1, 1863 Promoted to Corporal, March 10, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Samuel Van Horn Corporal December 26, 1863 Promoted to Corporal, April 1, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Rufus M. Godfrey Corporal January 5, 1864 Promoted to Corporal, May 1, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Alex. J. M'Farlin Corporal December 26, 1863 Promoted to Corporal, July 1, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Benj. P. Balph Corporal October 1, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
David Allen Corporal October 1, 1861 Promoted to Corporal, August 31, 1862; mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Joseph Morgan Corporal October 1, 1861 Promoted to Corporal, November 1, 1863; mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
D. D. Shoemaker Corporal October 1, 1861 Promoted to Corporal, June 9, 1864; prisoner from August 25, 1864, to March 1, 1865; mustered out, March 6, 1865
Marcus L. Reynolds Corporal October 1, 1861 Promoted to Corporal, July 1, 1864; mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Jos. W. M'Elvenny Corporal October 1, 1861 Promoted to Corporal, July 1, 1864; mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Sol. Heckathorn Corporal October 1, 1861 Discharged December 9, for wounds received at Pocotaligo, S. C., October 22, 1862
Wm. E. Stevenson Corporal October 1, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, June 2'63
J. B. Cunningham Corporal October 1, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Christian Seigle Corporal October 1, 1861 Promoted to Corporal, December 9, 1862; killed at Fort Wagner, S. C., July 11, 1863
Jos. W. Lebendefer Corporal October 1, 1861 Died at Charleston, South Carolina, of wounds received at Fort Wagner, July 18; 1863
Richard Sneyd Corporal October 1, 1861 Promoted to Corporal, June 8, 1864; killed at Deep Bottom, Virginia, August 16, 1864
John A. Specht Corporal October 1, 1861 Killed at Deep Bottom, Va., August 16, 1864
James M. M'Kee Corporal October 1, 1861 Promoted to Corporal, November l, 1863; wounded at Pocotaligo, S. C., October 22, 1862; died June 5, of wounds received at Cold Harbor, Va., June 1, 1864
David W. Malone Corporal October 1, 1861 Promoted to Corporal, November 1, 1863; died May 22, 1864, of wounds received in action; buried at Hampton, Va.
Alcorn, Andrew Private August 26, 1863 Drafted; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Arnold, William Private February 17, 1865 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Adams, Peter Private November 2, 1864 Mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Aukerman, John Private October 1, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Bliss, William Private August 27, 1863 Drafted; discharged by General Order, July 15; 1865
Byers, Benjamin F. Private September 14, 1863 Drafted; discharged by General Order, June 24, 1865
Brown, Hiram L. Private September 12, 1863 Drafted; absent, sicks at muster out
Berger, Henry Private October 19, 1864 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Brady, John Private February 21, 1865 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Botano, John Private August 27, 1863 Drafted; discharged by Special Order, August 13, 1864
Burd, Joseph Private September 27, 1864 Drafted; discharged by General Order, June 9, 1865
Bartley, Frederick Private September 27, 1864 Drafted; discharged by General Order, June 28, 1865
Burnham, Jed'h K. Private September 21, 1863 Drafted; transferred to Signal Corps, March 12, 1864
Boston, Scott S. Private October 1, 1861 Missing at Fort Wagner, S. C., July 11, 1863
Bell, Watson Private October 1, 1861 Missing at Fort Wagner, S. C., July 11, 1863
Barlow, De Witt Private August 25, 1863 Drafted; died at Ft. Monroe, Va., date unknown
Beighy, Franklin Private October 1, 61 Deserted May 25, 1865; Vet
Burns, John Private February 17, 1865 Substitute; deserted May 31, 1865
Crum, Simon F. Private August 29, 1863 Drafted; absent, sick, at muster out
Caskey, Jeremiah Private August 27, 1863 Drafted; absent, sick, at muster out
Cree, Samuel Private July 16, 1863 Drafted; discharged by General Order, July 8, 1865
Cox, Joseph Private September 27, 1864 Drafted; absent, sick, at muster out
Culph, Lloyd Private February 18, 1865 Substitute; absent, sick, at muster out
Cox, William T. Private October 1, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Cassady, James Private October 1, 1861 Discharged, date unknown
Campbell, William Private October 28, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, October 17, 1863
Conway, Enoch Private August 27, 1863 Drafted; discharged by General Order, May 15, 1865
Clemmer, Sam'1 W. Private July 16, 1863 Drafted; discharged by General Order, Juno 9, 1865
Cook, John Private January 11, 1865 Drafted; discharged by General Order, June 25, 1865
Carner, John Private September 27'64 Drafted; discharged by Special Order, November 25, 1864
Cooper, Wilson D. Private August 27, 1863 Drafted; died June 24, 1864; buried in National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia
Carr, Philip Private August 26, 1863 Drafted; died at Fort. Monroe, Va., February 20, 1865
Dexter, Riley S. Private August 27, 1863 Drafted; absent, sick, at muster out
Davis, David B. Private September 30, 1863 Drafted; absent, sick, at muster out
Drips, Thomas Private December 16, 1863 Drafted; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Davis, James Private October 1, 1861 Wounded at Pocotaligo, S. C., October 22, 1862; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, date unknown
Dippo, Frank Private August 27, 1863 Drafted; wounded in action, May 12, 1864; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, June 10, 1865
Davidson, Syl. M. Private October 1, 1861 Wounded at Pocotaligo, S. C., October 22, 1862; mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Dalrimple, Robert Private October 1, 1861 Died at Hilton Head, S. C., July 13, 1862
Deyolia, Joseph S. Private August 27, 1863 Drafted; died June 1, 1864, of wounds received at Drury's Bluff, Va.; buried at Point Lookout, Md.
Dunlap, Robert C. Private October 1, 1861 Promoted to Principal Musician, November 18, 1861
Exby, Thomas Private January 5, 1864 Captured at Deep Bottom, Va., August 16, 1864
Emery, Ezra Private October 1, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Emery, Jacob Private October 28, 1861 Wounded at Pocotaligo, S. C., October 22, 1862; mustured out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Evans, Benjamin B. Private January 5, 1864 Wounded June 26, 1864; discharged by General Order, June 9, 1865
Foster, John M. Private February 15, 1865 Substitute; absent, sick, at muster out
Fuller, George Private February 14, 1865 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Fulkerson, Jos. F. Private October 1, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, September 2, 1862
Fulkerson, Alex. C. Private October 1, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864
Ford, Robert Private October 1, 1861 Wounded at Fort Wagner, S. C., July 11, 1863; mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Fister, John Private August 27, 1863 Drafted; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, December 29, 1864
Fulkerson, H. E. Private October 28, 1861 Killed at Petersburg, Virginia, July 19, 1864
Fuller, Savalian W. Private August 27, 1863 Drafted; died September 10, 1864; buried at Hampton,Va.
Gualt, Francis Private February 21, 1865 Substitute; discharged by General Order, June 23, 1865
Grandy, Joseph Private October 1, 1861 Wounded at Pocotaligo, S. C., October 22, 1862; mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Garrett, Philo D. Private October 28, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Grim, John S. Private October 28, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Grim, Samuel Private October 28, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Gardner, Charles Private October 28, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Garvin, James M. Private November 1, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Gordon, Harrison Private October 28, 1861 Missing at Fort Wagner, S. C., July 11, 1863
Godfrey, Stephen R. Private August 25, 1863 Drafted; died September 17, 1864; buried on Dr. Gillenn's property, near Luffie's House, Petersburg, Virginia
Ginter, John Private February 22, 1865 Substitute; died June 9, 1865; buried at Raleigh, North Carolina
Hoover, Ephraim Private December 14, 1863 Discharged by General Order, August 11, 1865
Haupt, Samuel B. Private October 15, 1864 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Hoover, John Private October 17, 1864 Substitute; discharged by General Order, June 29, 1865
Haley, John Private February 16, 1865 Substitute; discharged by General Order, July 11, 1865
Hurd, William Private January 15, 1865 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Hinkleman, Chas. Private February 17, 1865 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Holman, Conrad Private February 16, 1865 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18.'65
Heater, Lewis Private February 18, 1865 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Hayden, Thomas Private February 14, 1865 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Hookes, William Private February 18, 1865 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Houk, Samuel Private October 1, 1861 Wounded at Fort Wagner, July 11, 1863; mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Harding, Wm. B. Private October 1, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Hartman, Martin Private October 28, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, May 9, 1863
Hackerthorn, D. Private October 28, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, December 10, 1862
Holt, William D. Private December 29, 1863 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, December 29, 1864
Holt, William S. Private September 27, 1864 Drafted; discharged by General Order, June 28, 1865
Hakes, Reuben Private February 18, 1865 Substitute; discharged by General Order, June 9, 1865
Hubbard, Chas. P Private October 30, 1862 Transferred to U. S. Signal Corps, February 27, 1864
Harding, Jasper H. Private October 1, 1861 Died of wounds received at Fort Wagner, South Carolina, July 11, 1863
Hackenthorn, J. Private October 28, 1861 Died at Hilton Head, S. C., July 29, 1862
Hackenthorn, H. Private October 28, 1861 Died at Hilton Head, S. C., November 10, 1862
Huff, Philip Private October 1, 1861 Captured at Fort Wagner, S. C., July 11, 1863; died at Richmond, Va., November 23. 1863
Hannah, John Private October 1, 1861 Wounded at Pocotaligo, S. C., October 22, 1862; died of wounds received at Fort Wagner, July 11, 1863
Jones, William Private October 21, 1864 Substitute; absent, in arrest for desertion, at muster out
Jenkins, John E. Private February 17, 1865 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Jenkins, John Private February 17, 1865 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Kroesen, Frank E. Private October 21, 1864 Substitute; nustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Long, John Private October 18, 1864 Substitute; deserted; returned; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Lassinger, James Private February 18, 1865 Substitute; discharged by General Order, July 10, 1865
Lucas, Reuben Private September 27, 1864 Drafted; discharged by General Order, June 10, 1865
Lock, William Private October 1, 1861 Died at Hilton Head, S. C., September 6, 1862
Miller, George B. Private March 2, 1864 Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps- discharged by General Order, August 7, 1865
Miller, Jonas B. Private September 26, 1864 Drafted; discharged by General Order, July 8, 1865
Miller, Adam B. Private September 26, 1864 Drafted; discharged by General Order, July 8, 1865
Miller, Conrad Private September 26, 1864 Drafted; discharged by General Order, June 7, 1865
Moore, John Private February 17, 1865 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Moyer, Elias Private January 1, 1865 Drafted; discharged by General Order, June 9, 1865
Miller, Peter B. Private September 26, 1864 Drafted; discharged by General Order, June 9, 1865
Morgan. James Private October 1, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Martin, John R. Private October 1, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Mitchell, John M. Private October 1, 1861 Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, date unknown
Montgomery, D. Private October 1, 1861 Missing at Fort Wagner, S. C., July 11, 1863
Miller, Adam Private October 1, 1861 Died at Hilton Head, S. C., October 20, 1862
Millen, W. Private February 1, 1864 Absent, sick, at muster out; Vet
M'Kelvey, Thos. Private February 22, 1865 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
M'Gowen, James Private October 1, 1861 Wounded and captured at Fort Wagner, South Carolina, July 11, 1863; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, November 15, 1864
M'Millen, John C. Private October 1, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
M'Dowell, Joseph Private October 1, 1861 Captured at Fort Wagner, S. C., July 11, 1863; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, October 21, 1864
M'Gowen, John M. Private October 1, 1861 Wounded and captured, July 11, 1863; died at Hilton Head, S. C., November 27, 1863
Newton, Robert S. Private October 1, 1861 Wounded August 16, 1864; mustered out, December 10, 1864
Oshell, George. Private February 18, 1865 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Owrey, Joseph W. Private October 1, 1861 Killed near Fort Wagner, S. C., July 24, 1863
Perkins, Linus W. Private October 1, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Pease, Dallas F. Private October 1, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, May 9, 1863
Pease, Eli J. Private October 1, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Rhodes, Joshua Private August 26, 1863 Drafted; wounded in action, May 12, 1864; discharged by General Order, August 24, 1865
Ruff, Albert Private February 21, 1865 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Robinson, David C. Private October 1, 1861 Wounded at Pocotaligo, S. C., October 22, 1862; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, May 9, 1863
Ross, James M. Private October 1, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Ruter, Carl Private February 18, 1865 Substitute; deserted June 9, 1865
Sloan, Zachariah Private December 28, 1863 Mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Stewart, John B.. Private October 19, 1864 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Scott, James. Private November 2, 1864 Substitute; absent, sick, at muster out
St. John, Isaac Private February 15, 1865 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Smades, George C. Private February 5, 1865 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Stevens, William S. Private October 1, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, May 9, 1863
Stevenson, Wm. M. Private October 1, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Smith, Samuel Private October 1, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Schwigart, Jacob Private October 1, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Sellers, Agnew P. Private September 27, 1864 Drafted; discharged by General Order, May 28, 1865
Sherman, Charles Private February 21, 1865 Substitute; discharged by General Order, June 9, 1865
Stewart, George W. Private October. 1, 1861 Died at Hilton Head, S. C., July 23, 1862; burial record, October 24, 1861
Smiley, John Private October 1, 1861 Died at Hilton Head, S. C., October 18, 1862
Sarver, Robert M. Private July 16, 1863 Drafted; died at Raleigh, N. C., May 15, 1865
Shimp, Albert Private February 18, 1865 Substitute; died atSmithville, N. C., May 15, 1865
Trout, Edwin A. Private January 15, 1864 Absent, sick, at muster out
Thomas, Fred. A. J. Private October 1, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Thomas, George W. Private October 1, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Trout, Amos Private January 5, 1864 Discharged by General Order, June 27, 1865
Trover, George W. Private October 1, 1861 Died at Hilton Head, S. C., February 4, 1862
Vandegrift, Jas. M. Private October 1, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Vanhorn, Roland Private October 28, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, December 9, 1862
West, Cassius M. Private February 25, 1863 Mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Whatmore, Wm. Private October 19, 1864 Substitute; deserted; returned; absent, in arrest, at muster out
Warner, Jacob Private October 1, 1861 Captured at Fort Wagner, S C., July 11, 1863; died at Andersonville, Ga., April 12, 1864; grave, 516
Wilson, William Private February 25, 1865 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Wolf, Jordon Private February 16, 1865 Substitute; discharged by General Order, June 12, 1865
Wagner, Wilm'n. Private February 17, 1865 Substitute; discharged by General Order, July 18, 1865
Whistler, Samuel Private February 17, 1865 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Wilder, William Private February 15, 1865 Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 18, 1865
Wentz, Simon Private September 22, 1864 Drafted; discharged by General Order, June 28, 1865
Whitler, Solomon C. Private October 28, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, June 3, 1863
Woodsworth, J. H. Private October 28, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, March 28, 1862
Webber, Valentine Private October 1, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, June 3, 1863
Wallace, Robert T. Private October 1, 1861 Wounded at Pocotaligo, S. C., October 22, 1862; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, November 7, 1863
Williamson, Jas. M. Private October 1, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, March 11, 1863
Winger, William W. Private October 1, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, February 17, 1863
White, George A Private October 1, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, June 9, 1863
Warner, George Private October 1, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, December 26, 1862
Weigle, John Private October 1, 1861 Mustered out, November 28, 1864, expiration of term
Walbolt, Frederick Private October 1, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, December 9, 1862
Williams, James S. Private October 1, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, December 26, 1861
Wortz, Jacob Private September 21, 1864 Drafted; discharged by General Order, June 28, 1865
Wait, Tracy Private October 31, 1861 Died at Beaufort, N. C., July 18, 1863, of wounds received in action
Source:  Bates, Samuel P. History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-1865 , Harrisburg, 1868-1871.

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