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Minnesota Volunteer Infantry
1st Regiment Roster

1st Minnesota Volunteers Company C

Co. Rank Name Age Mustered In Mustered Out Remarks
C Captain William H. Acker 26 Apl. 29, '61 -- Wnd. at Bull Run; Capt. 16th U. S. Inf., Aug. 8, '61; killed at Shiloh.
C Captain Wilson B. Farrell 31 Aug. 8, '61 -- 1st Lieut; killed at Gettysburg.
C Captain Jasper N. Searles 20 Oct. 7, '63 May 4, '64 Pro. from 1st Lieut. Co. K.
C 1st Lieut. Samuel T. Raguet 23 Aug. 8, '61 -- 2d Lieut.; wnd. at Bull Run; transferred to Co. I.
C 1st Lieut. Wilbur F. Duffy 23 Apl. 29, '61 -- 1st Serg., Capt. Co. I, March 26, '63.
C 1st Lieut. William Harmon 25 Mch. 26, '63 May 4, '64 2d Lieut. Co. D; wounded at Gettysburg.
C 2nd Lieut. Wm. C. Larned 44 Aug. 8, '61 -- Corp.; wnd at Bull Run; trans. Dec., '62 to Sig. Corps.
C 2nd Lieut. Chas. H. Mason 25 -- -- Transferred from Co. D; 1st Lieut.; died Aug. 18, '62, of wounds at Gettysburg.
C 2nd Lieut. Andrew Levering -- -- -- Died Dec. 16, '62 at Sioux City, Ia.
C Enlisted Man Abell, John 21 Jan. 20, '62 Dec. 31, '64 Transferred to 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Arnsdorf, Henry 24 Apl. 29, '61 -- Killed June 1, '62 on picket at Fair Oaks.
C Enlisted Man Atherton, Minor 19 Apl. 29, '61 -- Wnd. at Gettysburg; trans. to Inv. Corps Dec. 3, '63.
C Enlisted Man Barnes, Andrew J. 22 May 21, '61 May 5, '64  
C Enlisted Man Barton, Wm. H. 26 Sept. 11, '61 Mch. 27, '63 Discharged for disability.
C Enlisted Man Baldwin, Jerome 18 Mch. 14, '64 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Blanquest, Charles 30 Apl. 29, '61 -- Absent as paroled prisoner on discharge of Regt.
C Enlisted Man Bleaser, Michael 34 May 23, '61 Oct. 6, '62 Discharged for disability.
C Enlisted Man Blanchard, Chas. C. 22 Nov. 25, '61 Nov. 26, '64 Transferred to 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Boyce, Henry W. 25 May 17, '61 May 5, '64 Corporal.
C Enlisted Man Brisette, Edmund 44 May 21, '61 Feb. 7, '63 Wounded at Bull Run; discharged for disability.
C Enlisted Man Brack, Wm. A. 20 May 17, '61 May 5, '64 Serg.; wounded at Savage Station.
C Enlisted Man Brown, Henry J. W. 33 Sept. 30, '61 Oct. 31, '64 Wnd. at Savage Station; trans to 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Buck, Geo. W. 21 Apl. 29, '61 -- Wnd. Bull Run and Antietam, absent (prisoner) on discharge of regiment.
C Enlisted Man Burt, Geo. 32 May 26, '61 -- Wnd. Bull Run; re-enlisted Jan. 1, '64; died Mch. 24, '64.
C Enlisted Man Carpenter, Robert A. 41 May 23, '61 May 5, '64  
C Enlisted Man Chamberlain, Wesley 21 Apl. 29, '61 -- Wnd. Antietam; transferred to U. S. Cav. Oct. 24, '62.
C Enlisted Man Clark, Joseph M. 41 Apl. 29, '61 -- Transferred to Inv. Corp Sept. 1, '63.
C Enlisted Man Clark, Chas. I. 30 June 22, '61 -- Wnd. Bull Run; trans to 1st Batt.; killed June 18, '64.
C Enlisted Man Clancy, Daniel 27 Oct. 2, '61 -- Wnd. at Gettysburg; transferred to 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Coombs, Charles C. 19 May 22, '61 -- Wnd. Bull Run; trans. to Inv. Corps Oct. 31, '62.
C Enlisted Man Coombs, William 29 Dec. 30, '61 July 27, '65 Re-enlisted; transferred to 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Coles, John W. 25 Nov. 25, '61 -- Corp. Serg.; wnd. at Antietam.
C Enlisted Man Collins, Jeremiah 28 Dec. 9, '61 July 27, '65 Re-enlisted; transferred to 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Cunningham, Wm. C. 24 Apl. 29, '61 -- Wnd. at Bull Run, supposed to be mortal.
C Enlisted Man Demarest, Daniel B. 27 Apl. 29, '61 -- Serg., 1st Serg., 2nd Lieut. Co. E; 1st Lieut., died of wounds received at Gettysburg.
C Enlisted Man Dorathy, Charles H. 22 May 21, '61 May 5, '64 Wounded at Bull Run.
C Enlisted Man Dubois, Garrett N. 24 Apl. 29, '61 Aug. 13, '61 Discharged for disability.
C Enlisted Man Eastman, Rufus M. 28 Dec. 16, '61 -- Missing at Savage Station.
C Enlisted Man Echoldt, August T. 18 Oct. 2, '61 -- Wnd. Savage Station; trans. U. S. Cavalry, Oct., '62.
C Enlisted Man Ellsworth, John 20 May 22, '61 -- Wounded at Savage Station; died July '63 of wnds. at Gettysburg.
C Enlisted Man Ellingson, Henry 19 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64  
C Enlisted Man Fifield, Henry O. 21 May 20, '61 -- Musician, Drum Major.
C Enlisted Man Finical, Benjamin F. 25 May 23, '61 May 5, '64 Wounded at Savage Station.
C Enlisted Man Finical, Chas. A. 18 Dec. 23, '61 -- Transferred to U. S. Cavalry Oct. 24, '62.
C Enlisted Man Foster, Edward H. 18 Apl. 29, '61 Nov. 6, '61 Corp; discharged for pro. in 4th Minn. Infantry.
C Enlisted Man Gard, Samuel D. 23 May 23, '61 Feb. 8, '62 Discharged for disability.
C Enlisted Man George, Jacob 29 June 1, '61 May 5, '64 Wounded at Bull Run; Corp; trans to 1st Batt.
C Enlisted Man Gilman, James B. 29 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64 Corp; wounded at Bull Run.
C Enlisted Man Ghostly, Henry 19 Dec. 25, '61 Dec. 29, '64 Corp; wounded at Bristow; trans to 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Gay, Gustave 33 Apl. 29, '61 Aug. 6, '61 Discharged for disability.
C Enlisted Man Groat, James W. 37 May 23, '61 -- Transferred to U. S. Cavalry Oct. 24, '62.
C Enlisted Man Greenwald, Aaron 28 Apl. 29, '61 -- Corp., Q. M. Serg.; killed at Gettysburg.
C Enlisted Man Hastie, James 26 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64 Wounded at Bull Run.
C Enlisted Man Haskell, John S. 26 Apl. 29, '61 -- Wounded at Bull Run, supposed mortality.
C Enlisted Man Haskell, Chas. W. 21 Apl. 29, '61 -- Wounded at Glendale; died in hospital Mch. 8, '63.
C Enlisted Man Harvey, Julius 19 Nov. 11, '62 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Hamilton, Melon 27 Sept. 14, '61 -- Died Sept. 1, '62, Point Lookout, Md.
C Enlisted Man Hayford, Faxon 19 Dec. 16, '61 -- Re-enlisted; transferred to 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Henderson, Thos. D. 40 Feb. 23, '64 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Howard, Henry H. 23 Apl. 29, '61 -- Corp., Serg., 1st  Serg.; died of wnds. at Gettysburg.
C Enlisted Man Hough, Chas. J. 24 Apl. 29, '61 -- Killed at Bull Run.
C Enlisted Man Hotchkiss, Chas. J. 32 May 26, '61 May 5, '64 Corp. and Serg.
C Enlisted Man Irvine, Theodore A. 18 Dec. 23, '61 -- Corp.; transferred to 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Kennedy, Chas. W. 18 May 22, '61 Sept. 3, '61 Discharged per order for non-age.
C Enlisted Man Klein, Herman 23 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64  
C Enlisted Man Kramer, Sigismond O. 24 May 23, '61 -- Re-enlisted; transferred to 1st Minn. Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Krueger, Andrew F. 22 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64 Corp., Serg.; wounded at Gettysburg.
C Enlisted Man Ladd, Austin N. 29 Apl. 29, '61 -- Wounded at Bull Run; died of wounds Oct., '61.
C Enlisted Man Leonard, Maurice F. 21 Nov. 18, '61 -- Re-enlisted; transferred to First Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Little, David M. 22 May 21, '61 June 12, '62 Discharged for disability.
C Enlisted Man Lloyd, Edward S. 24 Apl. 29, '61 Feb. 6, '63 Discharged for disability.
C Enlisted Man Lindberg, John 18 May 20, '61 May 5, '64  
C Enlisted Man Lonquist, John 30 May 20, '61 -- Re-enlisted; transferred to 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Lufkin, Wade 25 May 20, '61 -- Serg.; killed at Gettysburg.
C Enlisted Man Marr, Christopher C. 19 Apl. 29, '61 Feb. 6, '63 Wounded at Bull Run; discharged for wounds.
C Enlisted Man Mayence, John B. 23 Apl. 29, '61 Feb. 6, '63 Wounded at Bull Run; discharged for wounds.
C Enlisted Man Marble, Geo. F. 20 May 23, '61 Mch. 23, '63 Musician, Hospital Steward; discharged for disa. '63.
C Enlisted Man McDonald, Joseph 25 Apl. 29, '61 -- Corp.; wnd. Savage Sta.; re-enlisted in 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man McNelly, James R. 22 Apl. 29, '61 Apl. 23, '63 Wounded three times at Bull Run; dis. for disa.
C Enlisted Man McMullen, Nathan 19 May 21, '61 Sept. 3, '61 Discharged per order for non-age.
C Enlisted Man McLean, David 29 May 26, '61 May 5, '64  
C Enlisted Man Mccray, Samuel C. 35 May 28, '61 May 5, '64  
C Enlisted Man McCausland, Andrew 42 Nov. 18, '61 Jan. 8, '63 Wounded at Savage Station; discharged for disa.
C Enlisted Man McMullen, George 21 Apl. 29, '61 -- Corp; killed at Bull Run.
C Enlisted Man McConkey, John 37 Apl. 29, '61 Feb. 16, '63 Corp.; discharged for disability.
C Enlisted Man Miller, Samuel L. 22 May 21, '61 -- Died Nov. 28, '61.
C Enlisted Man Morton, Albert B. 18 May 21, '61 Jan. 8, '63 Wounded at Antietam; discharged for disability.
C Enlisted Man Mortiner, George F. 23 Sept. 29, '61 Sept. 8, '64 Corp.; transferred to 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Murphy, James A. 21 May 17, '61 Sept. 17, '62 Wounded at Glendale; discharged for disability.
C Enlisted Man Navarre, Joseph B. F. 21 Apl. 29, '61 -- Corp.; transferred to U. S. Cav. Oct. 24, '62.
C Enlisted Man Newell, Phocian P. 23 Apl. 29, '61 -- Corp.; Serg.; transf. to Kirby's Battery July 16, '62.
C Enlisted Man Odell, Joseph H. 22 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64  
C Enlisted Man Onermann, Wilhelm 20 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64  
C Enlisted Man Owen, Robert P. 30 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64 Corp., Serg. and 1st. Serg.
C Enlisted Man Parsons, Tansor S. 20 May 17, '61 -- Transferred to U. S. Cavalry, Oct. 24, '62
C Enlisted Man Pethybridge, Joshua 24 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64  
C Enlisted Man Perkins, Andrew F. 28 Dec. 16, '61 -- Transferred to U. S. Cavalry.
C Enlisted Man Perkins, Daniel A. 27 Dec. 16, '61 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Pressnell, Thos. H. 18 Apl. 29, '61 -- Corp.; Capt. in 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Pribble, Turner 24 Nov. 25, '61 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Randolph, Wareham G. 43 Apl. 29, '61 Jan. 7, '62 Wounded at Bull Run; discharged for disability.
C Enlisted Man Reynolds, Wm. M. 22 May 21, '61 -- Absent in confinement on discharge of regiment.
C Enlisted Man Renshaw, John C. 23 Apl. 29, '61 -- Serg.; wounded at Bull Run; died of wounds.
C Enlisted Man Richardson, Richmond 34 May 17, '61 Sept. 27, '62 Wounded at Bull Run.
C Enlisted Man Roberts, Gustave A. 20 Apl. 29, '61 -- Wnded. at Savage Station; transferred to U. S. Cav.
C Enlisted Man Robertson, Daniel M. 19 May 22, '61 -- Wounded at Bull Run, supposed to be mortal.
C Enlisted Man Roach, Wm. C. 20 May 22, '61 Oct. 21, '62 Discharged to enlist in U. S. service.
C Enlisted Man Rosemeyer, George 31 Aug. 22, '62 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Sernan, John 29 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64  
C Enlisted Man Sherman, Marshall 37 Apl. 29, '61 -- Took rebel flag at Gettysburg; re-enlisted 1st Batt.
C Enlisted Man Simpson, Robert C. 33 Nov. 25, '61 -- Killed at Antietam.
C Enlisted Man Slas, G. 21 Mch. 14, '64 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Smith, Julius 41 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64 Wounded at Bull Run and Antietam.
C Enlisted Man Smith, Cyrus 29 May 21, '61 -- Wnd. at Bull Run and missing; fell into hands of enemy.
C Enlisted Man Smith, Geo. L. 26 May 26, '61 -- Mortally wounded at Savage Station.
C Enlisted Man Snow, Leonard 25 Nov. 25, '61 Feb. 17, '63 Wounded at Savage Station, discharged for disa.
C Enlisted Man Sohns, Charles 41 May 23, '61 Mch. 24, '63 Discharged for disability.
C Enlisted Man Squires, Gideon L. 29 May 26, '61 -- Corp.; wounded at Gettysburg.
C Enlisted Man Staats, Isaac 25 May 22, '61 --  
C Enlisted Man Taylor, Edward 23 Aug. 21, '61 -- Mortally wounded June 29, '62, at Savage Station.
C Enlisted Man Thompson, Joseph H. 19 Apl. 29, '61 -- Killed at Bull Run.
C Enlisted Man Tirrell, Chester B. 23 May 22, '61 -- Serg.; Lieut. in 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Townsend, Geo. W. 21 Jan. 20, '62 Apl. 18, '62 Discharged for disability.
C Enlisted Man Townsend, Perry C. 22 Dec. 30, '61 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Tripp, Thomas T. 29 May 17, '61 -- Missing, probably killed at Bull Run.
C Enlisted Man Treadway, Calvin 23 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64 Wagoner.
C Enlisted Man Twitchell, Isaac L. 30 May 23, '61 -- Wounded at Bull Run, left on field.
C Enlisted Man Van Solen, George L. 26 Sept. 9, '61 Apl. 18, '62 Discharged for disability.
C Enlisted Man Victory, James 35 Apl. 29, '61 -- Serg.; re-enlisted; transferred to 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Watkins, Wm. 30 Sept. 7, '61 -- Transferred to Kirby's Battery June 16, '62.
C Enlisted Man Waterhouse, Sewell N. 26 Apl. 29, '61 -- Corp.; killed at Bull Run.
C Enlisted Man Waltz, William 26 Aug. 21, '61 Nov. 1, '62 Wounded at Bull Run; discharged for disability.
C Enlisted Man Westlake, Reuben M. 23 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64 Corp. and Serg.
C Enlisted Man Whetstone, Thos. N. 27 Apl. 29, '61 -- Re-enlisted; Capt. in 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Willey, George 17 Feb. 24, '61 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
C Enlisted Man Willey, Warner 28 Nov. 18, '61 May 11, '62 Discharged for disability.
C Enlisted Man Williams, Henry H. 23 May 21, '61 Oct. 20, '62 Dischaged for disability; captured at Bull Run.
C Enlisted Man Wilmer, Eugene 26 Apl. 29, '61 -- Serg. wounded at Bull Run; died April, '62.
C Enlisted Man Wren, Nicholas 21 Dec. 9, '61 -- Mortally wounded at Savage Station; prisoner, died June 30, '62.

Source: History of the First Regiment Minnesota Volunteer Infantry (1861 - 1864) by Easton & Masterman (1916)
transcribed by Mary Saggio







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