SERGEANT HENRY M. PROWITT JR.

November ?, 1840 (New York) – June 21, 1862; 21 years old Enlisted October 1, 1861 Mustered in November 19, 1961 Unit: 12th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers, Company E Born to Henry M. Sr. (1813-1900) and Sarah J. Youngs Prowitt (1812-1897). Siblings were Sarah (1849-1950) and George G. (1851-1872).   Died June 21, 1862 of remittentContinue reading “SERGEANT HENRY M. PROWITT JR.”

PRIVATE CHARLES H. PIERCE

PRIVATE CHARLES H. PIERCE Unknown DOB – September 2, 1863 (unknown location) Enlisted November 29, 1861 Mustered in November 29, 1861 Unit: 12th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers, Company F. Died September 2, 1863 of an unknown cause. Burial information not found. END

PRIVATE OSCAR O. OLMSTEAD

October 13, 1847 (unknown) – July 30, 1864 (unknown); 16 years old Enlisted December 30, 1863 Mustered in December 30, 1863 Unit: 15th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers, Company G Born to Thomas J. (1819-1854) and Mary J. Hallock Olmstead (1824-?). Siblings were George (1843-?), Ann E. (1845-?), and William J. (1853-1910). Died July 30, 1864 ofContinue reading “PRIVATE OSCAR O. OLMSTEAD”

PRIVATE CALVIN NOBLES

August 25, 1843 (Glastonbury, CT) – July 2, 1863 (Gettysburg, PA); 19 years old Enlisted August 5, 1862 Mustered in August 28, 1862 Unit: 17th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers, Company A Born to Adorinam (?-1867) and Lucy E. Hodge Nobles (?-1889). Siblings were Jennett B. Nobles Bishop (1838-1919), William W. (1837-?), Emma (1845-1876), John (1847-1929), LeroyContinue reading “PRIVATE CALVIN NOBLES”

PRIVATE WILBUR NASH

June 7, 1845 (Norwalk, CT) – December 13, 1862 (Fredericksburg, VA); 17 years old Enlisted September 2, 1862 Mustered in October 4, 1862 Unit: 27th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers, Company C Born to Burr (1807-1893) and Abbie J. Morgan Nash (1812-1849). Siblings were Lucy (1832-?), Melissa J. Nash Fowler (1832-1855), Sara A. (1836-1898), Minerva H. (1837-1927),Continue reading “PRIVATE WILBUR NASH”

CORPORAL CORNELIUS NASH

1827 (Redding, CT) – August 10, 1864 (Beaufort, SC); 37 years old Married to Charlotte White Nash (1819-) on November 19, 1846 in Norwalk, CT Children Francis (1846-?), Charlotte (1848-?) and Cornelius M. (1857-1934) Enlisted December 1, 1863 Company B, 29th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers. Died August 10, 1864 of chronic diarrhea. Buried in Norwalk UnionContinue reading “CORPORAL CORNELIUS NASH”

PRIVATE OWEN MURPHY

Unknown DOB – August 20, 1862 (Alexandria City, VA) Married to Maria Dart Murphy (?-?) Sons Edward M. (?-?) and George E. (?-1861) Enlisted June 22, 1861 Mustered in July 22, 1861 Unit: 5th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers, Company E Wounded August 9, 1862 at Cedar Mountain, VA and died of tetanus from those wounds onContinue reading “PRIVATE OWEN MURPHY”

PRIVATE JOHN W. METCALF

Unknown DOB – July 2, 1863 (Gettysburg, PA); unknown age Enlisted August 12, 1862 Mustered in August 28, 1862 Unit: 17th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers, Company F Killed July 2, 1863 at Gettysburg, PA. Buried at Gettysburg National Cemetery, National Cemetery Drive; Gettysburg, PA; Section B, Plot 9 END