91st Regiment
Pennsylvania Volunteers
Company A


Recruited in Philadelphia

Name

Rank

Date of Muster
Into Service

Term/
Years

Remarks

Frank B. Gilbert Captain September 30, 1861
3
Resigned January 18, 1863
Francis H. Gregory Captain September 2, 1861
3
Promoted from 1st Lt., January 18, 1863; discharged October 13, 1864; expiration of term
John I. Bell Captain August 9, 1862
3
Transferred from Company F, 118th Regiment P. V.; mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865
John G. Brass 1st Lt. September 2, 1861
3
Promoted to 1st Lieut., January 18, 1863; commissioned Captain Compamy B, March 1, 1864, not mustered; mustered out, October 13, 1864; expiration of term
Thomas F. Walter 1st Lt. August 20, 1861
3
Wounded at Gettsyburg, Pa., July 3, 1863, and at Petersburg, Va., June 18, 1864; promoted to 1st Lt., December 30, 1864; discharged April 6, 1865; Vet
William Beaver 1st Lt. October 15, 1861
3
Promoted from Sergeant, May 25, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
Ansel Hamburg 2d Lt. September 30, 1861
3
Resigned June 3. 1862
Randolph M. Smith 2d Lt. August 20, 1861
3
Promoted from 1st Sergeant, June 11, 1862; resigned December 13, 1862
James Simpson 1st Sergeant November 16, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
Jacob P. Fisher Sergeant September 9, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
William Jeffries Sergeant August 23, 1861
3
Absent, sick, at muster out; Vet
Simeon L. Zane Sergeant September 19, 1861
3
Promoted from Corporal, May 1, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
Lewis P. Young Sergeant September 16, 1861
3
Wounded at Petersburg, Va., June 18, 1864; promoted from private, June 1, 1865; nustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
George M. Gibson Sergeant August 20, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, March 14, 1863
James M. Gordan Sergeant August 20, 1861
3
Wounded at Fredericksburg, Va., December 13, 1862; transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, September 1. 1863
Joseph H. Andrews Sergeant November 18, 1861
3
Killed at Spottsylvania Court House, Virginia, May 12, 1864; Vet
Wnm. Chandler Sergeant September 24, 1861
3
Not accounted for; Vet
John Biedel Corporal August 23, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
Franklin G. Clough Corporal August 23, 1861
3
Promoted to Corporal, May 1, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
Samuel Peberdy Corporal August 23, 1861
3
Wounded at Spottsylvania C. H., Va, May 10, 1864; promoted to Corporal, May 1, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
Thomas Hannon Corporal December 26, 1863
3
Promoted to Corporal, May 1, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
John F. Jester Corporal January 27, 1864
3
Wounded at Laurel Hill, Virginia. May 8, 1864; promoted to Corporal, January 1, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
John A. M'Clure. Corporal January 14, 1864
3
Promoted to Corporal, May 1, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865
Benj. F. Yeager Corporal August 20, 1861
3
Wounded at Petersburg, Va., June 18, 1864; promoted to Corporal, May 1, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
Wm. J. Volkmar Corporal January 26, 1864
3
Promoted to Corporal, May 1, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865
Homer C. Stewart Corporal August 30, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, May 5, 1862
Samuel C. Austin Corporal August 21, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, January 31, 1863
Arthur Bloomley Corporal December 26, 1863
3
Wounded at Petersburg, Va., June 18, 1864; discharged by General Order, date unknown; Vet
Isaac Goldbecker Corporal August 20, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, July 9, 1862
Charles Willis Corporal April 23, 1862
3
Mustered out, April 28, 1865; expiration of term
Thomas P. Aitken Corporal September 28, 1861
3
Died June 1, 1862
Samuel W. Wilson Corporal September 17, 1861
3
Killed at Chancellorsville, Va., May 3,1863
George H. M'Neill Musician August 20, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
William Wilson Musician August 20, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, July 10,1865; Vet
Wm. W. Widdefield Musician October 4, 1861
3
Promoted to Corporal Company D, date unknown; Vet
Ache, Henry M. Private March 23, 1865
1
Substitute; absent, sick, at muster out
Augar, John Private March 29, 1865
3
Substitute; absent, sick, at muster out
Andrews,Benjamin Private November 22, 1861
3
Discharged on writ of habeas corpus, January 8, 1862
Agnew, Johnson Private September 10, 1861
3
Wounded at Wilderness, Virginia, May 6, 1864; mustered out, December 8, 1864; expiration of term
Barnes, John H. Private September 16, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
Browning, Jacob Private September 23, 1861
3
Wounded at Spottsylvania C. H., Va., May 10, 1864; absent, sick, at muster out; Vet
Beaver, John A. Private January 27, 1864
3
Wounded at Spottsylvania C. H., Va., May 12, 1864; mustered out with Compamy, July 10, 1865; Vet
Baker, Joseph Private January 20, 1864
1
Absent, without leave, at muster out
Budge, Henry Private February 15, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865
Booth, Osborn Private July 13, 1863
3
Drafted; transferred from 18th Regiment P.V.; mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865
Bender, Christian Private March 22, 1865
1
Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865
Bushman, Henry Private March 22, 1865
1
Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865
Bryan, John Private February 28, 1865
1
Substitute; mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865
Buck, Jacob Private October 22, 1861
3
Discharged by sentence of General Court Martial, date unknown
Brittain, John H. Private January 25, 1864
3
Wounded at Petersburg. Virginia, June 18, 1864; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, April 8, 1865
Blake, George Private August 27, 1861
3
Wounded at Petersburg, Va., June 18, 1864; transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, April 1, 1865; Vet
Bernstein, G. J. Private September 9, 1861
3
Died at Washinton, D. C., April 13, 1862
Ball, George Private January 4, 1864
3
Deserted January 16, 1864
Brown, John Private September 10, 1863
3
Substitute; transferred from 118th Regiment P. V.; discharged November 25, to date July 10, 1865
Coster, John Private September 19, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
Chemin, Eugene F. Private September 12, 1861
3
Wounded at Spottsylvania C. H., Va., May 10, 1864; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, June 9, 1865; Vet
Cook, William Private November 20, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, March 4, 1862
Cook, John Private October 2S, 61
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, July 15, 1862
Collins, Newton Private September 28, 1861
1
Transferred to Company I, December 4, 1861
Cross, George C. Private February 28, 1865
1
Drafted; discharged by General Order, November 4, to date July 10, 1865
Cole, Francis Private September 16, 1861
3
Not accounted for; Vet
Davis, Benjamin Private January 12, 1864
3
Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865
Denslow, Lewis F. Private August 1, 1863
  • 3
    Drafted; discharged by General Order, July 1, 1865
    Dyson, James Private  
    3
    Deserted, date unknown
    Early, Hiram D. Private February 9, 1864
    3
    Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865
    Eisenberger, J. W. Private January 20, 1864
    3
    Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865
    Eck, Daniel Private February 28, 1865
    1
    Drafted; mustered out with Compamy, July 10, 1865
    Evans, Joseph Private May 28, 1865
    1
    Substitute; absent, sick, at muster out
    Elberti, Philip C. Private August 21, 1861
    3
    Promoted to Hospital Steward, date unknown
    Evre, Benj. B. Private August 20, 1861
    3
    Transferred to Company I, December 2, 1861
    Eyre, George W. Private August 20, 1861
    3
    Promoted to Quartermaster, October 4, 1861
    Earley, James H. Private January 13, 1864
    3
    Deserted February 18, 1864
    Forsythe, Penrose Private September 17, 1861
    3
    Absent, sick, at muster out; Vet
    Fraters, Frederick Private September 1, 1861
    3
    Absent, sick, at muster out; Vet
    Falls, John Private January 26, 1864
    3
    Absent, sick, at muster out; Vet
    Felix, John F. Private February 28, 1865
    1
    Drafted; discharged by Special Order. April 29, 1865
    France, Charles E. Private September 13, 1862
    3
    Discharged by General Order, May 30, 1865
    Fleetwood, Barth Private September 13, 1862
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, December 22, 1862
    Faries, Francis A. Private August 23, 1861
    3
    Mustered out, August 23, 1864; expiration of term
    Frease, Jackson Private January 13, 1862
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, November 20, 1862
    Fritzinger, James Private September 28, 1861
    3
    Deserted October 31, 1861
    Francis, James Private March 13, 1864
    3
    Not accounted for
    Gorgas, Henry C. Private August 23, 61
    3
    Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa., July 3, 1863; mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
    Godfrey, Stephen Private January 25, 1865
    1
    Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865
    Gray, Robert Private September 18, 1861
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, May 16, 1865; Vet
    Geisenhoffer, J. D. Private August 20, 1861
    3
    Wounded at Spottsylvania C. H., Virginia, May 10, 1864; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, September 24, 1864
    Graham, Joseph Private November 18, 1861
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, December 15, 1862
    Godfrey, Stephen Private September 17, 1861
    3
    Mustered out, September 30, 1864; expiration of term
    Grogan, Henry Private August 23, 1861
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, January 11, 1863
    Guyer, Charles Private August 23, 1861
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, December 22, 1862
    Godfrey, Amos Private August 20, 1861
    3
    Killed at Fredericksburg, Va., December 13, 1862
    Ginther, David Private January 12, 1864
    3
    Died May 8, 1865, at David's Island, N. Y. Harbor; burial record, May 10, 1865
    Goodman, Isaac Private December 4, 1861
    3
    Not accounted for
    Hertzig, Philip Private February 12, 1864
    3
    Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865
    Hoskins, Edward Private February 8, 1864
    3
    Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865
    Hart, Edward Private January 26, 1864
    3
    Wounded at Peeble's Farm, Va., September 30, 1864; mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865
    Hebding, Charles Private August 27, 1861
    3
    Absent, sick, at muster out; Vet
    Hoffman, William Private August 20, 1861
    3
    Wounded at Petersburg, Va., June 18, 1864. and at Five Forks, April 1, 1865; absent, sick, at muster out; Vet
    Henesey, James Private August 1, 1863
    3
    Substitute; absent on detached service at muster out
    Henhoffer, Fred'k L. Private September 23, 1861
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, June 29, 1862
    Henhoffer, George Private August 23, 1861
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, June 1, 1862
    Hoffman, Joseph Private September 2, 1861
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, August 14, 1862
    Haus, Samuel Private  
    3
    Wounded at Gettysburg, July 3, 1863; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, December 7, 1863
    Hurst, Jerret Private August 13, 1862
    3
    Died February 4, 1863
    Houseman, John Private January 14, 1864
    3
    Deserted January 17, 1864
    Irwin, John Private February 28, 1865
    1
    Drafted; mustered out with Compamy, July 10, 1865
    Johnson, Abel. Private February 25, 1865
    1
    Drafted; mustered out with Compamy, July 10, 1865
    Jones, Calvin Private February 19, 1864
    3
    Wounded at Peeble's Farm, Va., September 30, 1864; absent, sick, at muster out
    Jones, Mahlon S. Private September 28, 1861
    3
    Discharged on writ of habeas corpus, date unknown
    Jauss, John G. Private August 22, 1861
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, date unknown
    Johnson, Joshua Private October 14, 1861
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, May 5, 1862
    Jackson, Josiah Private November 11, 1864
    3
    Not accounted for
    King, Charles J. Private August 30, 1861
    3
    Wounded; mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
    Knipe, John A. Private February 28, 1864
    1
    Drafted; mustered out with Compamy, July 10, 1865
    Kear, Augustus A. Private March 24, 1865
    1
    Substitute; mustered out with Compamy, July 10, 1865
    Kigert, William H. Private November 10, 1864
    3
    Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865
    King, Charles Private August 20, 1861
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, October 26, 1862
    Kintzel, William H. Private August 27, 1861
    3
    Discharged by Special Order, March 22, 1864, to accept comnmission; Vet
    Koshland, Nich's N. Private August 20, 1861
    3
    Missing in action; dropped from rolls, July 9, 1863
    Knecht, John J. Private September 17, 1861
    3
    Discharged by General Order, July 1, 1865; Vet
    Kitchenman, Geo. Private November 14, 1862
    3
    Missing in action; dropped from rolls, July 9, 1863
    Kochersperger, J. P. Private January 27, 1864
    3
    Discharged by General Order, May 27, 1865
    Kearney, William Private March 18, 1864
    3
    Deserted, date unknown
    Lackey, John Private February 26, 1864
    3
    Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865
    Langabartle, J. M. Private August 20, 1861
    3
    Discharged on writ of habeas corpus, date unknown
    Luffberry, James Private August 11, 1862
    3
    Wounded; discharged by General Order, June 2, 1865
    Lewis, Aaron G. Private September 12, 1861
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, December 31, 1862
    Lewis, James P. Private August 20, 1861
    3
    Wounded at Fredericksburg. Va., December 13, 1862; transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, date unknown
    Leipold, Chas. W. Private August 20, 1861
    3
    Promoted to Sergeant Major, January 15, 1864; Vet
    Laporte, Wm. H. Private January 14, 1864
    3
    Not accounted for
    Muckafuse, Edw'd. Private September 4, 1861
    3
    Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
    M'Crisslin, Patrick Private September 2, 1861
    3
    Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
    M'Loon, James Private December 24, 1863
    3
    Wounded at Spottsvlvania C. H., Va., May 10, 1864, and at Five Forks, April 1, 1865; mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
    M'Auliff, James Private January 2, 1864
    3
    Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865
    M'Cleaf, Francis R. Private February 28, 1865
    1
    Drafted; mustered out with Compamy, July 10, 1865
    MGinnis P. Private March 27, 1865
    1
    Substitute; mustered out with Compamy. July 10, 1865
    M Elvy, Philip. Private March 27, 1865
    1
    Substitute; absent, sick, at muster out
    Mitchell, William Private March 24, 1865
    1
    Substitute; absent, sick, at muster out
    Murray, James Private March 28, 1865
    1
    Substitute; absent, sick, at muster out
    Mason, Henry C. Private August 20, 1861
    3
    Wounded at Fredericksburg, Va., December 13, 1862; discharged November 2. 1863
    Miller, Joseph S. Private August 20, 1861
    3
    Transferred to Regular Army, January 2, 1862
    Miller, Franklin B . Private August 20, 1861
    3
    Promoted to Quarter Master Sergeant, date unknown; Vet
    Mayhew, Joseph. Private September 13, 1862
    3
    Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, date unknown
    Mills, Joseph Private September 14, 1862
    3
    Died of wounds rec'd in action, Juue 17, 1863
    Maidre, Rudolph Private September 14, 1862
    3
    Killed at Chancellorsville, Va., May 3, 1863
    M'Dermot, Thomas Private January 12, 1864
    3
    Killed at Petersburg, Virginia, June 18, 1864
    Miller, Frank Private January 14, 1864
    3
    Died May 20, of wounds received in action at Spottsylvania C. H., Va.. May 12, 1864; buried in National Cemetery. Arlington, Virginia
    M'Dermot, Jamesd Private March 12, 1864
    3
    Killed at Laurel Hill. Va.. May 8, 1864; buried in Burial Grounds, Wilderness
    Mathews, William Private January 28, 1864
    3
    Deserted May 12, 1864
    Muckafuse, Henry Private September 30, 1861
    3
    Transferred to 108th Regiment P. V., date unknown
    M'Ginnis, John Private August 24, 1861
    3
    Not accounted for; Vet
    Nickel, Samuel Private January 14, 1864
    3
    Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865
    Nobiet, Elbert Private September 9, 1861
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, May 8, 1862
    Nugent, James Private October 25, 1861
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, date unknown; Vet
    Peecher, Isaac Private February 28, 1865
    1
    Drafted; absent, sick, at muster out
    Peddicord, John A. Private February 28, 1865
    1
    Drafted; mustered out with Compamy. July 10, 1865
    Palmer, Theophilus Private September 4, 1861
    3
    Missing in act'n; dropped from rolls, July 9, 1863
    Quick Albert J. Private August 21, 1861
    3
    Died June 22, of wounds rec'd at Spottsylvania C. H., Va., May 12, 1864; buried at Phila., Pa.; Vet
    Quinlan, Richard Private November 29, 1861
    3
    Deserted April 3, 1862
    Reilly, William E. Private February 28, 1865
    1
    Drafted; nmustered out with Compamy, July 10, 1865
    Rhoads, Fred'k E. Private January 8, 1864
    3
    Wounded at Peeble's Farm, Va., September 30, 1864; discharged by General Order, June 22, 1865
    Roberts, William Private September 11, 1861
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, April 8, 1862
    Rooke, Max's M. Private August 20, 1861
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, May 27, 1863
    Redifer, Benjamin Private August 22, 1861
    3
    Accidentally killed, May 2, 1864; buried at Wilmington, Delaware; Vet
    Rex, Jesse Private February 13, 1864
    3
    Deserted February 16, 1864
    Rodgers, John Private March 2, 1864
    3
    Deserted, date unknown
    Rockland, Nich's N. Private August 20, 1861
    3
    Not accounted for
    Smith, John G. Private August 20, 61
    3
    Wounded at Petersburg, Va., June 18, 1864; mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
    Smith, William. Private February 13, 1864
    3
    Wounded at Petersburg, Va., June 18, 1864; mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865
    Selser, Louis. Private July 14, 1864
    3
    Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865
    Smith, William H. Private February 28, 1865
    1
    Drafted; mustered out with Compamy, July 10, 1865
    Sanders, William Private February 28, 1865
    1
    Drafted; mustered out with Compamy, July 10, 1865
    Stutz, Peter Private August 22, 1861
    3
    Absent, sick, at muster out; Vet
    Shaeffer, Henry G. Private January 2, 1862
    3
    Absent, sick, at muster out; Vet
    Striger, Michael Private March 21, 1865
    3
    Substitute; absent, sick, at muster out
    Stettler, William C. Private August 20, 1861
    3
    Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va., May 3, 1863; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, date unknown
    Simpson, Robert Private November 27, 1861
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, March 21, 1863
    Schultz, John Private March 7, 1864
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, December 6, 1864
    Stark, Walter S. Private August 20, 1861
    3
    Transferred to Company I. December 4, 1861
    Simpson, Thos. W. Private February 15, 1864
    3
    Died October 28, of wounds received at Hatcher's Run, Va., October 27, 1864
    Shriner, Benjamin Private February 28, 1865
    1
    Drafted; discharged by General Order, June 2. 1865; roll; died June 5, 1865, at Washington, D. C.; buried in National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
    Solomon, John Private November 9, 1861
    3
    Deserted April 2, 1862
    Schieffer, Wm. G. Private September 10, 1861
    3
    Transferred to Company C, date unknown; Vet
    Scott, John Private September 9, 1861
    3
    Not accounted for; Vet
    Taylor, Henry C. Private February 28, 1865
    1
    Drafted; mustered out with Compamy, July 10, 1865
    Topper, Jacob Private February 28, 1865
    1
    Drafted; mustered out with Compamy, July 10, 1865
    Thomas, Charles Private January 20, 1864
    1
    Killed at Petersburg, Va, June 18, 1864; buried i in National Cemetery, City Point, section E, division 1, grave, 43
    Ullman, Marcus Private August 21, 1861
    3
    Wounded at Spottsylvania C. H., Va., May 12, 1864; absent, sick, at muster out; Vet
    Urwiler, Jones F. Private January 30, 1864
    3
    Wounded at Spottsylvania C. H. May 12, 1864; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, May 23, 1865
    Vanderslice, John Private September 10, 1861
    3
    Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
    Vanderslice. Jacob Private September 6, 1861
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, March 29,'1862
    Vance, William Private September 24, 1861
    3
    Not accounted for; Vet
    Wood, Edward P. Private August 23, 1861
    3
    Mustered out with Company, July 10, 1865; Vet
    Warford, Wm. B. Private April 7, 1864
    3
    Wounded at Spottsylvania C. H., Va., June 18, 1864; discharged by General Order, June 14, 1865
    Wright, Joseph Private August 20, 1861
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, June 18, 1862
    Warren, John H. Private September 16, 1861
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, April 18, 1862
    Weaver, Wm. M. Private November 16, 61
    3
    Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, June 23, 1862
    Wallace, John A. Private January 30, 1864
    3
    Wounded at Spottsylvania C. H., Va., May 10, 1864; transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, September 11, 1864
    Wolf, Andrew Private February 6, 1864
    3
    Wounded at Petersburg, Va., June 8, 1864; transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, date unknown
    Watson, George Private January 30, 1864
    3
    Deserted February 4, 1864
    Walsh, John Private September 23, 1861
    3
    Not accounted for; Vet
    Weiss, David Private September 16, 1861
    3
    Not accounted for; Vet
    Young, Francis R. Private January 10, 1863
    3
    Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, date unknown; discharged by General Order, August 12, 1865
    Source:Bates, Samuel P. History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-1865 , Harrisburg, 1868-1871.

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