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Civil War Deaths from the 1865 Danby Census

DEATHS OF OFFICERS AND ENLISTED MEN, which have occurred while in the military or naval service of the United States or from wounds or disease acquired in said service since April, 1861, reported by the families to which the deceased belonged when home in the Town of Danby, County of Tompkins, N.Y. This table was prepared on the 24th day of June, 1865. Walter Hollister, Enumerator.

Key:
1=Died while a prisoner of war
2=Killed in battle
3=Died of wounds received in battle
4=Died of accidental wounds
5=Died of sickness acquired in service
6=Died of sickness not acquired in service
7=Widow
8=Number of minor children
9=Left no children
10=Left no dependents

 
CC=Civil Condition

Name of Deceased Age CC Service Entry Date Regt. Entered Org. Rank Regt. at Death Rank at Death Date of Death Place of Death 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Place of Burial Remarks
Alexander H. Schuyler 43 M Dec 11, 1863 21st NYC PVT 21st NYC PVT Aug 10, 1864 Andersonville Prison X           X 4     Unknown  
Abram R. Morse 39 M Aug 1862 109 NYSV PVT 109 NYSV PVT Aug 28, 1864 City Point, VA         X   X 4     City Point, VA  
Christopher P. Piatt, Jr. 29 M Sep 7, 1864 179 NYS PVT 179 NYS PVT Nov 24, 1864 Dennison Hosp., VA           X X 3     Dennison Hosp., VA  
Bradford C. Hallett 23 M Sep 10, 1864 179 NYS PVT 179 NYS PVT Jan 11, 1864 Salisbury Prison, NC X           X 1     Salisbury Prison, NC  
Reuben D. Young 24 S Aug 11, 1864 109 NYSV PVT 109 NYSV PVT Sep 8, 1864 City Point, VA         X           City Point, VA  
Hiram Hanford 26 S Jan 1864 6th NY PVT 6th NY PVT Sep 20, 1864 108 Hosp., Philadelphia         X       X   WS Hospital, Philadelphia  
Daniel H. McPherson 24 M Aug 2, 1864 109 NYSV PVT 109 NYSV PVT Aug 2, 1864 Saterly(?) Hosp., Philadelphia         X   X 2     Saterly(?) Hosp., Philadelphia  
John Deputron 20 M Feb 1864 16th NY ARTY PVT 16th NY ARTY PVT Apr 25, 1864 York Town, VA         X   X 1     York Town, VA  
Irus Hanford 39 M Jan 4, 1864 6th NY PVT 6th NY PVT Mar 20, 1864 Point of Rocks         X   X 3     Point of Rocks  
Harrison Little 21 S Aug 1, 1862 109 NYSV PVT 109 NYSV PVT May 12, 1864 Battle of the Wilderness   X                 Unknown  
Thomas Edson 40 M Jan 4, 1864 6th NY ARTY PVT 6th NY ARTY PVT Jun 29, 1864 Lincker(?) Hosp.         X   X 1     Washington  
Charles K. Swartout 25 S Sep 2, 1862 137th NYC PVT 137th NYC PVT May 2, 1863 Chancellorsville                        
Horace K. Dumond 22 S Oct 1861 64 NYS PVT 64 NYS CORP Jul 2, 1863 Gettysburg                        
Gorge W. Wright 22 S Aug 1861 86 NYS PVT 86 NYS PVT Nov 28, 1863 Orange Grove, VA         X       X   Orange Grove, VA  
Charles H. Cronce 21 S Aug 11, 1862 16th NY BTRY PVT 16th NY BTRY SRGT Sep 29, 1863 York Town, VA         X       X   York Town, VA  
Lafayette Cronce 21 S Feb 15, 1864 6th NY HA PVT 6th NY HA PVT Jul 19, 1864 ___ Island, NY         X       X   NY  
Edwin L. Beach 29 S Mar 8, 1864 3rd REG PVT 3rd CALVARY PVT Mar 22, 1864 St. Louis         X       X   St. Louis _____  
Daniel S. Briggs 50 M Aug 12, 1862 109 NYSV PVT 109 NYSV PVT Mar 16, 1864 Alexandria, VA         X   X 2     Danby, NY  
John G. Nichols 23 S Aug 12, 1862 109 NYSV PVT 109 NYSV PVT May 12, 1864 Spotsylvania, VA   X                 Spotsylvania, VA  
Peter Westervelt 29 M Jan 4, 1864 6th PVT 6th, Co. B PVT Feb 24, 1865 York, PA         X   X       York, PA  
Henry H. McFall 29 M Dec 14, 1861 76 Cal. NYS PVT 76, Co. E, NYS PVT Dec 13, 1862 Fredericksburg, VA   X         X 2     Rappahannock  
Lyman J. McFall 25 M Dec 26, 1861 76, E, NYS PVT 76, Co. E, NYS PVT Jan 24, 1863 Unknown             X 2     Unknown  
Hebron Mabee 44 M Aug 19, 1862 109 NYSV PVT 109 NYSV PVT Feb 21, 1864 Alexandria, VA           X X 2     Danby, NY  
Benjamin Clark 19 S Aug 20, 1862 137 NYV PVT 137 NYSV PVT Jul 2, 1863 Gettysburg, PA   X                 Gettysburg, PA  
Charles H. Ryant 20 M Aug 17, 1861 47 NYV PVT 47 NYV CORP Nov 17, 1864 Washington     X               Washington Reenlisted Jan 1, 1864
Elijah Ryant 43 M Aug 25, 1862 137 NYS PVT 137 NYS PVT Jul 17, 1863 Gettysburg, PA     X       X 4     Gettysburg, PA  
Theodore Angle 25 S Aug 10, 1862 109 NYSV PVT 109 NYSV PVT Jul 18, 1864 Died on Board _____           X         Philadelphia  
Ira Martin, Jr. 19 S Sep 27, 1862 137 NYS PVT 137 NYS PVT Jul 2, 1863 Gettysburg, PA   X                 Gettysburg, PA  
Theodore Atwell 23 S Oct 23, 1861 6th NYC SRGT 6th NY CAL SRGT Jul 7, 1864 Andersonville, GA X               X   Andersonville Prisoner 4 months & 7 days
Alexander B. Hance 25 S Aug 25, 1862 137 NYS SRGT 137 NYS SRGT Oct 28, 1862 Look Out Valley   X                 Look Out Valley  
John W. Weaver 19 S Aug 25, 1862 137 NYS PVT 137 NYS PVT Oct 29, 1863 Look Out Valley       X             Look Out Valley  
George A. Weall 23 S Aug 13, 1861 59 NYS PVT 59 NYS PVT Mar 1863 Danby, NY         X           Danby, NY  
Ephraim Dunham 23 S Aus 23, 1862 137 NYS PVT 137 NYS PVT Jun 1864 Unknown         X           Unknown  
John Su 24 S Aug 22, 1863 137 NYS PVT 137 NYS PVT Mar 1862 Washington         X           Washington  

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