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Harrison Heritage
p. 419 September 1983

From The Historical Register And Dictionary
of The United States Army 1789-1903

by Francis Bernard Heitman, Vol. I; Washington Gov't Printing Office, 1903, Univ. of IL Press, Urbana, 1965

HARRISONS

ABNER

TN. 2 Lt. 3 rifle. 17 Mar 1814; hon. Dischg 15 Jun 1815; reinstated in rifle regt 2 Dec 1815; dropped 15 Jul 1817.

ARCHIBLAD IRWIN

OH. 2 Lt. 6 inf. 21 Feb 1857; resd 5 Sep 1859; 1st Lt adjt 8 Ind inf 27 Apr 1861; hon. must out 6 Aug 1861; Lt. Col. 27 Ind inf 12 Sep 1861; resd 29 Oct 1861 (died Dec 1870.)

ARCHIBALD IRWIN

MO. 2 Lt. 25 inf. 9 Jul 1898; 1 Lt. 21 inf. 8 Sep 1899.

BATTEAL

OH. Ens 19 inf. 12 Mar 1812; 2 Lt. 20 Mar 1813; 1 lt 15 Aug 1813; capt 2 rifle 17 Mar 1814; hon dischg 15 Jun 1815.

BENJAMIN

OH. Ind. 2 lt. 70 Ind inf. 14 Jul 1862; capt 22 Jul 1862; col 7 Aug 1862; bvt brig gen vols 23 Jan 1865 for ability and manifest energy and gallantry in command of a brigade; hon must out 8 Jun 1865. President of US 4 Mar 1889 to 4 Mar 1893. (dated 13 Mar 1901).

BURR

KY. Sur mate 2 arts and engrs. 4 Jun 1798; resd 3 Jun 1800.

CARLISLE

KY. 3 lt 28 inf. 30 Jun 1813; r q m Aug 1813 to Jun 1814; 2 lt 17 Mar 1814; killed 14 Jul 1814 in action with Canadians disguised as Indians at mouth of Sturgeon's Creek U. C.

CHARLES

VA. VA Col VA regt art. 30 Nov 1776; col 1 contl art 1 Jan 1777 to rank from 30 Nov 1776 and served to June 1783; bvt brig gen 30 Sep 1783.

CHARLES

VA. VA Ens 2 sublegn. 23 Feb 1793; lt arts and engrs 2 Jun 1794; died 23 Nov 1796.

CHARLES

NY. NY 3 1st 13 inf. 16 May 1813; 2 lt 19 Jan 1814; 1 lt 19 Oct 1814; hon dischgd 15 Jun 1815; 2 lst 3 inf 26 Oct 1818; hon disch 1 Jun 1821; (dated 17 Jul 1821).

CHARLES L.

KY. Ens 28 Inf. 20 May 1813; 3 lt 2 rifle 17 Mar 1814; 2 lt 26 May 1814; hon dischg 15 Jun 1815.

EDWARD BURR

VA. VA Capt a q m vols 20 Jun 1898; hon dischgd 12 Jun 1899.

FRANCIS BURTON

NY. Pvt A N Y cav 19 May 1898; cap a a g vols 20 Jun 1989(?) hon disch 31 Jan 1899.

GEORGE FRANCIS EDWARD

CA. Cadet N A I Jul 1869; 2 lt 2 art 13 Jun 1873; 1 lt 20 Jan 1881; capt 7 art 8 Mar 1898; art corps 2 Feb 1901; maj 21 Feb 1902.


Harrison Heritage
p. 420 September 1983

From the HISTORICAL REGISTER AND DICTIONARY
OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY - cont.

GEORGE SUMNER

NY. Cadet M A 16 Jun 1888; 2 lt 11 inf 11 Jun 1892; died 2 Jun 1894.

GEORGE WOODROW

VA. Capt a q m vols 14 Nov 1861; bvt maj vols 13 Mar 1865 former ser in the q m dept dur the war and lt col vols 15 Dec 1865 for fai ser in his dept; hon must out 18 Jan 1866.

GUSTAVUS

DC. Capt a d q m g 25 Aug 1814; hon dischd 15 Jun 1815.

JAMES E.

VA. DC 2 lt 2 cav 27 Jun 1856; 1 lt 27 Feb 1861; capt 30 May 1861; 5 cav 3 Aug 1861; bvt maj 27 May 1862 for gal and mer ser at the battle of Hanover C H VA and lt col 17 Sep 1862 for gal and mer ser at the battle of Antietam MD; died 4 Nov 1867.

JAMES FINDLAY

OH. Cadet M A 1 Sep 1841 to 10 Apr 1845; 2 1st 1 OH inf 31 Aug 1846; hon must out 12 Jun 1847; 1 lt 10 inf 3 Mar 1855; read 8 Aug 1855; col 11 OH inf 25 Apr 1861; read 29 May 1861.

JOHN K.

NC 2 lt 3 inf May 1847; 3 drgs 9 Apr 1847; hon must out 31 Jul 1848.

JOHN THOMAS

NY. CA. Asst surg vols 3 Dec 1864; bvt capt vols 29 Sep 1865 for fai and mer ser dur the war; hon must out 9 Oct 1865; (died 20 Feb 1895).

JOSEPH

TN. Ens 24 inf 8 May 1812; died 23 Oct 1812.

JOSEPH F.

GA, AL. Cadet M A 1 Jul 1829; bvt lt 6 inf 1 Jul 1833; 2 lt 16 Nov 1836; 1 lt 31 Oct 1837; r adjt 1 Jan to 19 Sep 1838; rsd 22 Jul 1839; (died 11 Oct 1839).

LEMUEL

CT. 1 lt 13 inf 13 Feb 1799; hon disch 15 Jun 1800.

LLOYD MAGRUDER

VA. DC. 2 1st 5 art 14 May 1861; 1 lt 16 Jun 1863; dismd 22 Sep 1864; (died 15 Oct 1880).

MARCUS LA RUE

NY. AR. Capt 1 Ark cav 10 Jul 1862; col 7 Aug 1862; bvt brig gen vols 13 Mar 1865 for gal and mer ser dur the war; hon must out 23 Aug 1865; (died 27 Oct 1890).

MASILON

MD. At lge Cadet m A 1 Jul 1837; 2 lt engrs 1 Jul 1841; 1 lt 24 May 1848; died 2 Feb 1854.

MATTHEW R.T.

Changed name to Matthew J. Williams

MONROE

MO. 1 lt 7 MO inf 13 May 1861; capt 1 Mar 1862; hon must out 14 Jun 1864; 2 1st 40 MO inf 10 Aug 1864; capt 7 Sep 1864; hon must out 8 Aug 1865; 2 1st 19 inf 18 Jun 1867; died 5 Jul 1869.

MONTGOMERY P.

IN. At lge. Cadet M A 1 Jul 1842; bvt 2 1st 7 inf 1 Jul 1847; 2 1st 5 inf 11 Sep 1847; killed 7 Oct 1849 by hostile Indians near the Colorado River, TX.


Harrison Heritage
p. 421 September 1983

From the HISTORICAL REGISTER AND DICTIONARY OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY - cont.

RALPH

MO. Cadet M A 14 Jun 1885; addl 2 lt 2 cav 12 June 1889; 2 lt 22 Jun 1889; 1 lt 1 cav 6 Nov 1896; tr to 2 cav 10 Mar 1897; maj 2 M) inf 22 Jul 1898; hon must out of vols 3 Mar 1899; capt 2 cav 2 Feb 1901.

RICHARD M.

NY. 2 lt 23 inf 1 May 1812; struck off 2 Sep 1813.

ROBERT

MS. Army Pvt and sergt A 2 batln 15 inf 3 Feb 1862 to 30 Mar 1863; 2 1st 15 inf 19 Feb 1863; 1 lt 11 Jun 1864; tr to 33 inf 21 Sep 1866; Capt 7 Mar 1867; bvt capt 1 Sep 1864 for gal and mer ser dur the Atlanta campn; died 11 Oct 1868.

ROBERT M.

NY. Ens 13 inf 29 Jul 1813; 3 lt 30 Sep 1813; 2 lt 30 Jun 1814; tr to 2 inf 17 May 1815; 1 lt 1 Nov 1817; died 10 Feb 1825.

RUSSELL

VA. 2 LT 12 INF 12 Mar 1812; 1 lt 30 Sep 1813; hon disch 15 Jun 1815.

RUSSELL BENJ.

OH. IN. Maj. I G vols 12 May 1898; lt col I G vols 24 Jan 1900; hon disch 1 Dec 1900.

THOMAS

MA. 2 lt 21 inf 15 May 1812; 1 lt 9 inf 20 Mar 1813; capt 15 Aug 1813; tr to 42 inf 10 Jun 1814; hon disch 15 Jun 1815; m s k ord dept 25 Dec 1817; resd 28 Mar 1826

THOMAS JEFFERSON

VA. 3 lt 1 1ht drgs 15 Aug 1813; 2 lt 19 Apr 1814; tr to corp art 5 May 1814; 1 lt 20 Apr 1818; tr to 3 inf 1 Jun 1821; capt 23 Sep 1827; died 15 Jun 1836.

THOS. JEFFERSON

KY. IN. Capt 5 Ind inf 22 Apr 1861; hon must out 2 Aug 1861; col 8 Ind cav 29 Aug 1861; bvt brig gen vols 31 Jan 1865; hon must out 17 Feb 1865; (died 28 Sep 1871).

WARNER

OH. Cap c s vols 28 May 1898; hon disch 30 Sep 1898.

WILLIAM HENRY

VA. IN Ens 1 inf 16 Aug 1791; lt 2 Jun 1792; 1 sub legn 2 Sep 1792; 1 inf 1 Nov 1796; capt 15 May 1797; resd 1 Jun 1798; brig gen 22 Aug 1812; maj gen 2 Mar 1813; resd 31 May 1814; resolution of congs of 4 Apr 1818 "that the thanks of congs be and they are hereby presented to maj gen William Henry Harrison and Issac Shelby late governor of KY and through them to the officers and men under their command for their gallantry and good con in defeating the combined British and IND forces under maj gen Proctor on the Thames in UC on the 5th day of Oct 1813 capturing the British army with their baggage camp equipage and art and that the President of the U S be requested to cause two gold medals to be struck emblematical of this triumph and presented to gen Harrison and Isaac Shelby late governor of KY"; President of the U S 4 Mar 1841 until he died 4 Apr 1841.


Harrison Heritage
p. 422 September 1983

From the HISTORICAL REGISTER AND DICTIONARY
OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY - cont.

WILLIAM RAY

NB. VA. Pvt C 23 inf and hosp corps 15 Apr 1884 to 14 Apr 1889; 2 lt 1 D C inf 10 May 1898; hon must out 20 Nov 1898; 2 1st vol inf 17 Aug 1899; 1 lt 6 Jul 1900; hon must out 2 Jul 1901; 1 lt art corps 22 Aug 1901.


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HARRISON HERITAGE (ISSN 0740-9001) was a family genealogical quarterly.
Published in March, June, September and December 1981-1986.
RUTH HARRISON JONES, Editor and Publisher. Reprinted here with permission from the editor.


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