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45th Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers

Company "I"

Recruited from Tioga County

 

Description: civilwarsoldiers

 

 

This roster has been extracted from Samuel P. Batesí History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers 1861-5, published in 1869.I have made numerous changes to the original material.I have spelled out abbreviations, updated the spelling of geographical places and corrected false information.I assume full responsibility for the content.If you would like to add corrections or additions, please email me.Copyright laws protect this work in its current format.Ward Tyler © 2002

 

*Denotes individual mustered out with the company on July 17, 1865.


45th Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers

Company "I"

Recruited from Tioga County

Name:

Rank:

Date Enlisted

Disposition:

Francis M. Hills

Captain

Sep 21, 1861

Promoted to Lieutenant Colonel, March 1, 1863.

Wm. Chase

Captain

Sep 21, 1861

Promoted from Sgt. to 1 Lt Sept. 14, 1862.

To Captain Apr 1, 1863.

Wounded at Jackson, MS July 11, 1863 and at Wilderness May 6, 1864.

Discharged Jan 18, 1865.

Charles M. Hart*

Captain

Sep 21, 1861

Promoted from Sgt to 2 Lt. Sep 14, 1862.

To 1 Lt. Jul 1, 1863.

To Capt. May 17, 1865.

Prisoner Dec 14, 1863 to March 1865.

George D. Smith

1st Lt.

Oct 7, 1861

Killed in action at South Mountain, Sept 14, 1862.

James E. Catlin*

1st Lt.

Sep 21, 1861

Promoted from Corporal to Sgt. Feb 14, 1862.

To 1Sgt. Nov 1863.

To 2 Lt. Jun 21, 1864.

To 1 Lt. May 17, 1865.

Prisoner for 12 months.

George M. Ackley

2nd Lt

Oct 18, 1861

Discharged Surgeonís Certificate Jul 31, 1862.

James M. Cole

2nd Lt

Sep 10, 1861

Promoted from Corporal to Sgt. Jun 17, 1862.

To 2 Lt. Aug 1, 1862.

Killed in action at South Mountain Sep 14, 1862.

DeWitt C. Hoig

2nd Lt

Sep 21, 1861

Promoted from Corporal to Sgt. Sep 14, 1862.

To 2 Lt. Aug 13, 1863.

Killed at Cold Harbor Jun 6, 1864.

Andrew Strong*

2nd Lt

Oct 12, 1861

Promoted from Sgt. Oct 1864.

To 1 Sgt. Jan 1, 1865.

To 2 Lt May 17, 1865.

Martin Clark*

1stSgt

Oct 15, 1861

Promoted from Sgt. May 17, 1865.

Samuel Haynes

1stSgt

Sep 21, 1861

Promoted to 1 Lt. Co G. Jun 27, 1862.

Edwin Carvey

1stSgt

Sep 21, 1861

Promoted Sgt. July 1, 1863.

Wounded at Jackson, MS Jul 11, 1863.

Transferred to Veteran Reserve.

Muster out, Oct 20, 1864.

Decatur Dickinson

1stSgt

Sep 19, 1861

Promoted to Sgt. Mar 21, 1863.
To 1 Sgt. Jun 21, 1863.

To Sgt. Maj. Sep 7, 1864.

 

William Hoffman*

Sgt.

Sep 21, 1861

Wounded at Cold Harbor, Jun 3, 1864.

Promoted from Corp. to Sgt. Jul 1864.

John Hancock*

Sgt.

Sep 21, 1861

Wounded at Poplar Springs Church, VA Sep 30, 1864. Promoted from Corporal to Sgt. Feb 1, 1865.

Justus Strait

Sgt.

Sep 21, 1861

Prisoner from Sep 30, 1864 to Feb 1865.

Promoted to Sgt May 1, 1865.

On furlough at muster out.

Philo Carle

Sgt.

Dec 29, 1861

Promoted to Sgt. May 8, 1864.
Discharged Mar 10, 1865 for wounds received at Spotsylvania C.H., May 12, 1864

John B. Emory

Sgt.

Jan 1, 1862

Prisoner from Dec 14, 1863 to May 25, 1864.

Muster out, Oct 20, 1864.

Alonzo Borden

Sgt.

Sep 21, 1861

Promoted to Sgt. May 10, 1864.
Died May 18 1864 of wounds received at Wilderness, VA on May 6, 1864.

Malcolm A. Royce

Sgt.

Sep 21, 1861

Prisoner from Sep 30, 1864 to Feb 28, 1865.

Promoted to Sgt. May 18, 1865.

Died at Alexandria, VA Jun 28, 1865.

Solon S. Dartt

Sgt.

Sep 21, 1861

Promoted to Sgt. Feb 22, 1862
Died Jun 16, 1862.

Warden E. Tyler

Corp.

Sep 21, 1861

Wounded at North Anna River, VA May 28, 1864. Absent in hospital at Muster out.

Walter E. Marsh*

Corp.

Oct 12, 1861

 

Manning C. May*

Corp.

Sep 30, 1861

Promoted to Corporal Jan 1, 1865.

Albert Saxbury

Corp.

Oct 7, 1861

Wounded at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864.

Promoted to Corporal Feb 1, 1865.

On furlough at muster out.

Abram Ellsworth

Corp.

Sep 21, 1861

Promoted to Corporal May 18, 1865.
On furlough at muster out.

John L. Johnson*

Corp.

Dec 1, 1864

Substitute.

Wounded at Petersburg, Va. Apr 2, 1865.

Promoted to Corporal May 18, 1865

Lyman Hancock*

Corp.

Sep 21, 1861

Promoted to Corporal May 18, 1865.

Charles F. Reed*

Corp.

Feb 13, 1864

Promoted to Corporal Jun 1, 1865.

John H. Buckley

Corp.

Sep 21, 1861

Discharged May 8, 1865 for wounds received at Wilderness, VA May 6, 1864.

Wright Reddington

Corp.

Dec 25, 1861

Died Jun 14, 1864 from wounds received at Cold Harbor, VA Jun 3, 1864.

Darius Kriner

Corp.

Sep 21, 1861

Captured Jun 7, 1864, Died in rebel Prison camp Jan 1, 1865.

Ovid H. Andrews

Corp.

Sep 21, 1861

Died in Washington, DC, Nov 19, 1861.

Emanuel E. Hipple*

Musician

Mar 17, 1864

 

Charles Strait

Musician

Sep 21, 1861

Discharged Surgeon Certificate Nov 5, 1862.

Adams, James

Pvt.

Dec 20, 1864

Substitute. Deserted Mar 1, 1865.

Albright, Henry

Pvt.

Dec 20, 1864

Substitute. Deserted Mar 21, 1865.

Button, John S.*

Pvt.

Feb 39, 1864

 

Boyle, Peter*

Pvt.

Dec 20, 1864

Substitute.

Buck, James A.*

Pvt.

Jan 7, 1865

Substitute.

Baker, Lewis*

Pvt.

Jan 6, 1865

Substitute.

Barr, John

Pvt.

Sep 30, 1861

Discharged Surgeon Certificate Jan 6, 1865.

Blackmore, Dwight

Pvt.

Sep 22, 1864

Drafted. Discharged Sp. Order Jun 7, 1865.

Baxter, Seth D.

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Transferred to Vet. Res. Corps Jun 15, 1864

Barnes, Selar J.

Pvt.

Feb 29, 1864

Transferred to Vet. Res. Corps Jun 1, 1865.

Button, Warner

Pvt.

Oct 7, 1861

Died May 21, 1864 from wounds received at Spotsylvania, C. H. May 12, 1864.

Beach, John S.

Pvt.

Oct 12, 1861

Captured. Sep 30, 1864.

Died Jan 11, 1865 in rebel prison.

Bowker Jasper

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Died Jun 14, 1864 of wounds rec'd at Cold Harbor,
Jun 3, 1864. Buried at Arlington.

Butler, Zadoc

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Discharged Surgeon Certificate Nov 30, 1861

Brown, Burton

Pvt.

Oct 7, 1861

Drowned Aug 14, 1862 in the Potomac River.

Bordon, Wm. V.

Pvt.

Oct 12, 1861

Discharged Surgeon Certificate Nov 25, 1861

Bacon, Lewis.

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Discharged Surgeon Certificate Jan 20, 1863

Carle, John W.

Pvt.

Feb 19, 1864

Absent sick at muster out.

Close, Newberry

Pvt.

Dec 26, 1861

Wounded at Petersburg Jul 30, 1864

Absent sick at muster out.

Cahn, Joseph*

Pvt.

Jan 1, 1862

Prisoner from Sep 30, 1864 to Mar 1865.

Cowden, Joseph

Pvt.

Dec 28, 1861

Wounded at South Mount. Sep 14, 1862.

Transferred Vet. Res. Corps Apr 25, 1864.
Muster out, Dec 28, 1864.

Cleary, John

Pvt.

Jan 6, 1865

Substitute.

Transferred to Western Army Feb 20, 1865

Case, Jehiel

Pvt.

Mar 26, 1864

Wounded & prisoner Jul 30, 1864.
Died Petersburg, VA Aug 10, 1864.

Campbell Ranceford

Pvt.

Feb 20, 1864

Died Apr 11, 1864 at Annapolis, Md.

Cooper, Robert

Pvt.

Sep 30, 1861

Discharged Surgeon Certificate Jan 18, 1862.

Dodge, Amasa*

Pvt.

Feb 27, 1864

 

Dimmick, Seldon *

Pvt.

Feb 16, 1864

 

Donley, Samuel M.*

Pvt.

Feb 26, 1864

 

Dietrich, John*

Pvt.

Jan 4, 1865

Substitute.

Donley, James S.

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Discharged Jun 14, 1865 for wounds received at Cold Harbor, Jun 3, 1864.

Dickens, Eli

Pvt.

Feb 26, 1864

Died Jun 30, 1864 at Fort Monroe.

Buried at Hampton, Virginia.

Duncan, George

Pvt.

Dec 28, 1864

Substitute. Deserted Jan 24, 1865.

Degan, Thomas

Pvt.

Dec 21, 1864

Substitute. Deserted Jan 24, 1865.

Dickens, Alva

Pvt.

Dec 20, 1864

Deserted Jun 1, 1865

Edson, Charles*

Pvt.

Oct 2, 1861

Wounded at Spotsylvania C. H. May 12, 1864

Eastman, Harrington

Pvt.

Oct 21, 1861

Muster out, Oct 20, 1864.

English, James

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Prisoner from Sep 30, 1864 to Feb 1865
Discharged Gen. Order Jun 3, 1865.

English, Joseph O.

Pvt.

Mar 23, 1864

Prisoner from Sep 30, 1864 to Feb 1865.

Discharged Gen. Order Jun 3, 1865.

Elliot, Lewis

Pvt.

Feb 13, 1864

Died Mar 13, 1865 at Harrisburg, PA.

Elliot, Henry A.

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Wounded at Petersburg, VA Jul 30, 1864.

Deserted Jun 1, 1865.

Ellis, Chester

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Discharged Surgeon Certificate Sep 5, 1862.

English, George

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Discharged Surgeon Certificate Nov 20, 1862.

English, George

Pvt.

Oct 12, 1861

Killed in action on South Mountain Sep 14, 1862.
Buried. Nat. Cemetery Antietam,
Sec26-Lot c-Grave 309.

Fletcher, John A.

Pvt.

Dec 30, 1864

Discharged 1-18-65 for wounds received at Wilderness, VA May 6, 1864.

Francis, Charles

Pvt.

Dec 21, 1864

Substitute Deserted Jan 24, 1865.

Finne, Joseph

Pvt.

Dec 20, 1864

Substitute Deserted Jan 9, 1865.

Fosk, Charles.

Pvt.

Oct 7, 1861

Died. Date Unknown.

Gillespie, John

Pvt.

Dec 31, 1864

Substitute Deserted Jul 6, 1865.

Handy, Albert

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Wounded at Cold Harbor Jun 3, 1864.

Absent sick at muster out, Jul 17, 1865.

Howel, Charles H.*

Pvt.

Dec 1, 1864

Substitute.

Hahn, Abram, E*.

Pvt.

Dec 8, 1864

Drafted.

Humphrey, Henry*

Pvt.

Jan 3, 1865

Substitute.

Helter, Theodore

Pvt.

Sep 22, 1864

Drafted. Discharged Special Order Jun 7, 1865.

Hahn, Levi H.

Pvt.

Dec 1, 1864

Substitute Discharged by Gen. Order Jun 15, 1865.

Handy, Francis

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Wounded at Spotsylvania C. H. May 12, 1864.

Muster out, Oct 20, 1864.

Hardy, William H.

Pvt.

Dec 9, 1864

Drafted. Discharged Surgeon Certificate Jun 30, 1865.

Hayes, Harvey

Pvt.

Nov 29, 1864

Substitute. Transferred to Western Army Mar 1, 1865.

Hotelling, Ellis

Pvt.

Feb 25, 1864

Killed in action at Petersburg, Jun 27, 1864.

Handy, Charlton

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Killed in action at Cold Harbor, Jun 7, 1864

Henry, Alexander

Pvt.

Dec 1, 1864

Substitute. Died Apr 20, 1865 of wounds received at Petersburg.

Buried at Alexandria, VA Grave 3,095.

Hansinger, Absa'm

Pvt.

Feb 29, 1864

Deserted Jun 1, 1865.

Hulburtson, Chas.

Pvt.

 

Dec 20, 1864

Substitute Deserted Jan 9, 1865.

Hampson, James

Pvt.

Dec 20, 1864

Substitute Deserted Jan 9, 1865.

Hotelling, Allen

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Muster out, Oct 20, 1864.

Huch, John

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Discharged Surgeon Certificate Apr 11, 1863.

Houghton, Syl.

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Discharged Surgeon Certificate Jan 6, 1863.

Hawks, George

Pvt.

Oct 19, 1861

Deserted Sep 14, 1862.

Jillison, Amos

Pvt.

Sep 26, 1864

Drafted. Discharged Sp. Order Jun 7, 1865.

Johnson, James E.

Pvt.

Feb 13, 1864

Captured at Cold Harbor,
Died at Andersonville, GA Sep 10, 1864. Grave 8,318.

Johnson, Darius

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Captured. at Cold Harbor,
Died at Andersonville, GA Jul 18, 1864. Grave 3,499.

Johnson, John J.

Pvt.

Dec 21, 1861

Captured Dec 14, 1863.

Died at Andersonville, GA Mar 28, 1864.

Jones, James E.

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Died Nov 1, 1862

Kennedy, Stephen

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Absent sick at muster out Jul 17, 1865.

Kirkpatrick, John

Pvt.

Oct 22, 1861

Died date unknown of wounds received at Antietam
Md.
Sep 17, 1862.

Lawton, Thomas*

Pvt.

2-21-64

 

Lawton, Warren*

Pvt.

Feb 16, 1864

Substitute.

Lynch, Dominick*

Pvt.

Dec 1, 1864

 

Long, Lewis E.

Pvt.

8-13-63

Drafted. Discharged Surgeonís Certificate
May 17, 1865.

Lloyd, William

Pvt.

Oct 12, 1861

Muster out, Oct 20, 1864.

Langdon, David

Pvt.

Feb 27, 1864

Deserted May 12, 1864.

Lanison, Wash.

Pvt.

Oct 12, 1861

Deserted Sep 14, 1862.

Lanning, Thomas

Pvt.

Oct 12, 1861

Discharged Surgeon Certificate Feb 15, 1862.

Marsh, Thomas D.*

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

 

Miller, John P.

Pvt.

Oct 12, 1861

Captured Sep 30, 1864. Absent sick at Muster out.

Maney, Patrick*

Pvt.

Feb 29, 1864

 

Mills, Edwin E.*

Pvt.

Dec 8, 1864

Drafted.

Myers, Lewis*

Pvt.

Jan 7, 1865

Substitute.

Morton, James*

Pvt.

Dec 31, 1864

Substitute.

Mattison, Geo. S.

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Captured and died in rebel prison, date unknown.

Mulvaney, Thomas

Pvt.

Dec 27, 1864

Substitute.Deserted Mar 21, 1865.

Morton, Noah C.

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Died Sep 29, 1862 of wounds received at South Mountain, Sep 14, 1862.

Buried at Nat. Cemetery Antietam, Sec. 26,Lot E, Gr 561.

Maynard, Marsh M.

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Died Sep 23, 1863.

Mores, William

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Muster out, Oct 20, 1864.

Miller, Chris

Pvt.

Oct 22, 1861

Died Jul 2, 1862

McGee, Charles

Pvt.

Dec 16, 1864

Substitute. Deserted Jan 24, 1865.

Newbury, Spencer

Pvt.

Feb 23, 1864

Wounded at Spotsylvania C. H. May 12, 1864. Tr. Vet.
Res. Corps Mar 8, 1865.

Niver, Hiram

Pvt.

Feb 27, 1864

Killed in action at the Wilderness, May 6, 1864.

Niver, Silas

Pvt.

Feb 26, 1864

Died Apr 20, 1864. Buried at U.S. Gen. Hospital Cemetery at Annapolis, MD

Nabal, James

Pvt.

Oct 12, 1861

Killed in action Jackson, MS Jul 11, 1863

Overdurf, Jeremiah*

Pvt.

Dec 8, 1864

Drafted.

Orr, Robert S.

Pvt.

Feb 22, 1864

Killed in action at Poplar Springs Church, VA Sep 30, 1864

Owens, Warren

Pvt.

Oct 12, 1861

Died at Wash. D.C. Sep 18, 1864

Phillips, John*

Pvt.

Dec 8, 1864

Drafted.

Parry, Wm.*

Pvt.

Oct 15, 1864

Substitute.

Pritchard, Levi

Pvt.

Mar 26, 1864

Deserted Jun 1, 1865

Pemberton, C. O.

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Discharged Surgeon Certificate 10-17-62

Root, Eugene

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

(Disposition unknown)

Rowland, John

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Wounded at Spotsylvania C.H. May 12, 1864. Absent in Hosp. at muster out

Rexford, Geo. M.

Pvt.

Feb 22, 1864

Wounded at Cold Harbor Jun 3, 1864.

Absent in Hosp. at muster out.

Ross, Frederick*

Pvt.

Jan 4, 1865

Substitute.

Rollier, Wm.

Pvt.

Jan 4, 1864

Substitute.

Discharged by G.O. Jun 7, 1865

Riley, John

Pvt.

Dec 1, 1864

Substitute. Died Jun 15, 1865.
Buried at Alexandria

Reibsam, Joseph

Pvt.

Feb 29, 1864

Died Jun 29, 1864 of wounds received at Cold Harbor
Jun 3, 1864. Bur. at Nat. Cemetery. Arlington

Reynolds, Rhesa

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Discharged Surgeon Certificate Oct 6, 1863.

Roice, Edwin

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Discharged Surgeon Certificate Mar 13, 1863.

Remington, Jason

Pvt.

Oct 19, 1861

Discharged Surgeon Certificate Apr 1863.

Shelley, Daniel*

Pvt.

Oct 12, 1861

Summerville, James*

Pvt.

Nov 15, 1864

Drafted.

Sands, Charles

Pvt.

Feb 29, 1864

Discharged Sp. Order Jun 10, 1865

Sherman, Porter

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Wounded at Wilderness May 6, 1864.

Captured Sep 30, 1864.
Discharged by G.O. Jun 22, 1865

Sewell, Charles E.

Pvt.

Aug 27, 1864

Substitute.

Discharged. Sp. Or. Jun 7, 1865

Sawyer, Horace S.

Pvt.

Oct 12, 1861

Wounds received at. Cold Harbor Jun 3, 1864.

Discharged Dec 6, 1864.

Sawyer, Harman H.

Pvt.

Oct 3, 1861

Captured Sep 30, 1864. Discharged by G.O. Jun 3, 1865

Smith, Henry

Pvt.

Feb 16, 1864

Captured Jun 3, 1864. Discharged by G. O. Jun 3, 1865.

Stumpff, Samuel

Pvt.

Dec 23, 1864

Substitute.

Discharged G.O. Jun 22, 1865

Schmidt, Harry

Pvt.

Dec 19, 1864

Substitute.

Transferred to West. Army Feb 20, 1865

Stone, Warren D.

Pvt.

Mar 31, 1864

Killed in action Spotsylvania C.H. May 12, 1864

Saxbury, Cornelius

Pvt.

 

Killed in action Poplar Springs Ch. Sep 30, 1864

Smith, Michael

Pvt.

Dec 20, 1864

Substitute. Deserted Jan 9, 1865

Strait, Stephen

Pvt.

Oct 14, 1861

Discharged Surgeon Certificate Jan 13, 1863

Sofield, Chas. B.

Pvt.

Dec 28, 1861

Wounded at South Mountain Sep 14, 1862.

Discharged Dec 31, 1863

Traverse, Henry W.*

Pvt.

Feb 26, 1864

 

Traver, Jacob M.

Pvt.

Dec 9, 1864

Drafted. Absent. Sick at Muster out.

Thompson, Wm.

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Muster out, Oct 20, 1864

Townsend, Chas.

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Muster out, Oct 20, 1864

Vanhosen, Samuel

Pvt.

Feb 27, 1864

Died at Annapolis, MD Apr 10, 1864

Waters, Albert

Pvt.

Oct 12, 1861

 

Williams, Rbt. A.*

Pvt.

Dec 28, 1864

Substitute.

Wands, Alexander*

Pvt.

Dec 8, 1864

Drafted.

Watrous, Wm. H.

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Muster out Oct 20, 1864

Wilson, Erastus

Pvt.

Sep 27, 1864

Drafted. Discharged Sp. Or. Jun 7, 1865

Wood, Jehial H.

Pvt.

Oct 12, 1861

Prisoner From Sep 30, 1864 to Feb 26, 1865.

Muster out Mar 2, 1865

Williams, Fred

Pvt.

Dec 20, 1864

Substitute.

Wounded Petersburg Apr 2, 1865.

Discharged G.O. Jun 13, 1865

Watkins, Palmer B.

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Transferred to Vet. Res. Corps Jun 8, 1864

Wilkinson, John

Pvt.

Mar 6, 1862

Captured Sep 30, 1864.

Died Mar 14, 1865

Buried U.S. Gen. Hosp Cemetery. Annapolis, MD

Wilkinson, Rook

Pvt.

Oct 12, 1861

Died at Annapolis, MD Apr 12, 1864

Williams, Rbt.

Pvt.

Dec 10, 1864

Substitute.

Deserted May 11, 1865

Wilcox, Francis

Pvt.

Sep 21, 1861

Deserted date unknown

Wilson, Milon D.

Pvt.

Oct 12, 1861

Discharged Surgeon Certificate Dec 11, 1862.

Young, Samuel*

Pvt.

Dec 23, 1864

Drafted.

Zimmerman, Wm.

Pvt.

Dec 8, 1864

Drafted. Discharged Surgeon Certificate, Jun 30, 1865.