State of Minnesota



Minnesota Volunteer Infantry
1st Regiment Roster

1st Minnesota Volunteers Company H

Co. Rank Name Age Mustered In Mustered Out Remarks
H Captain Chas. P. Adams 30 Apl. 30, '61 May 4, '64 Maj. Lt. Col. Brvt. Brig. Gen., wnd. Bull Run, Malvern Hill, Antietam and Gettysburg; Maj. Hatch's Battalion Cavalry, Lt. Col.
H Captain John N. Chase 26 Sept. 26, '62 May 4, '64 1st Lieut. and 1st Serg. Company E.
H 1st Lieut. Orrin T. Hayes 33 Apl. 30, '61 July 29, '61 Resigned.
H 1st Lieut. Wm. B. Leach 27 July 29, '61 Mch. 7, '64 2d Lieut., Adjt., Capt. and A. A. G. to Gen. Dana, Feb. 23, '62.
H 1st Lieut. Francis Baasen 31 Feb. 24, '62 May 4, '64 Priv. appointed Q. M. July 10, '62.
H 1st Lieut. Martin Maginnis 20 Sept. 17, '62 -- 2d Lieut. Co. F; Capt. Co. K July 28, '63.
H 1st Lieut. Myron Shepard -- July 4, '63 -- Serg. Co. B.; 2 Lieut. Co. H.; trans. to and from Co. F.
H 2nd Lieut. Henry Hoover 30 July 29, '61 Jan. 8, '62 1st Serg.; resigned.
H 2nd Lieut. Jasper N. Searles 20 Jan. 10, '62 -- Priv.; 1st Lieut. Co. K; Capt. Co. C, Com. Amb. Corps.
H 2nd Lieut. George Boyd -- -- -- Transferred to Co. E Jan. 23, '63; 1st Lieut. Co. I.
H Enlisted Man Ackers, James 24 Apl. 29, '61 -- Serg.; killed at Gettysburg.
H Enlisted Man Arnsden, Albert 23 Apl. 29, '61 --  
H Enlisted Man Bates, William 27 Apl. 29, '61 Dec. 21, '62 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Baker, Allen 19 May 22, '61 Aug. 5, '61 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Bauman, Franklin 18 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64 Wounded at Bull Run.
H Enlisted Man Berkman, William 22 Apl. 29, '61 Dec. 23, '62 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Bitke, Christian 36 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64 Wounded at Bull Run.
H Enlisted Man Boyce, Geo. E. -- Nov. 5, '61 -- Killed at Antietam.
H Enlisted Man Bradbury, Geo. W. 25 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64  
H Enlisted Man Breisch, Lewis 19 Feb. 20, '62 July 27, '65 Returns for Jan. '64 says sick in Hospital, enlisted in 1st Battalion.
H Enlisted Man Brown, David W. 21 May 15, '61 -- Transferred to Inv. Corps Aug. '63.
H Enlisted Man Brock, Andrew J. 18 May 23, '61 -- Transferred to U. S. Cav. Aug., '63.
H Enlisted Man Brock, Columbus 19 May 23, '61 -- Killed at Bull Run.
H Enlisted Man Brown, Newton 18 May 23, '61 Dec. 24, '61 Wounded at Bull Run; discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Bunker, Stephen F. 18 Apl. 29, '61 Dec. 15, '61 Wounded at Bull Run; discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Cady, Henry C. 19 Apl. 29, '61 Nov. 22, '62 Disability.
H Enlisted Man Canfield, Mortimer 23 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64  
H Enlisted Man Cagger, Wilson 26 Apl. 29, '61 -- Killed at Antietam.
H Enlisted Man Caniff, J. 25 Mch. 24, '64 July 14, '65 Corp.; transferred to 1st Battalion.
H Enlisted Man Cassidy, James -- Dec. 18, '61 Apl. 1, '63 Captured at Savage Station.
H Enlisted Man Chase, Andrew J. 24 Dec. 26, '61 Nov. 18, '62 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Clausen, John 22 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64 Wounded at Bull Run and Gettysburg.
H Enlisted Man Clutch, David P. 23 May 23, '61 Nov. 2, '63 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Clifford, Jeremiah 19 Nov. 6, '61 -- Tranferred to U. S. Cavalry Oct. 24, '62
H Enlisted Man Conley, Wm. I. 18 May 23, '61 -- Killed at Bull Run.
H Enlisted Man Collins, Peter 35 Mch. 24, '64 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion; killed Aug. 14, '64.
H Enlisted Man Crandall, Dennis 28 May 15, '61 Feb. 3, '63 Wounded at Bull Run; discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Cronkhite, Samuel S. 29 May 22, '61 -- Wounded at Gettysburg.
H Enlisted Man Cross, David C. 31 May 23, '61 Jan. 7, '62 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Cummings, Wm. W. 26 Apl. 29, '61 -- Serg.; wounded at Bull Run; killed Oct. 27, '61, accidental discharge of gun.
H Enlisted Man Dayton, Samuel 43 May 22, '61 Aug. 12, '61 Wagoner; discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Dewey, Benjamin P. 26 May 23, '61 May 1, '63 Discharged for promotion in regular army.
H Enlisted Man Diehr, Frederick 27 July 20, '61 -- Sergt., died of wounds at Gettysburg.
H Enlisted Man Downs, Thomas 30 May 23, '61 Sept. 6, '62 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Drigle, Christian 39 July 20, '61 Oct. 16, '62  
H Enlisted Man Docken, J. H. -- Feb. 11, '62 Feb. 24, '65  
H Enlisted Man Drondt, Kellian 26 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64 Wounded at Bull Run.
H Enlisted Man Dyer, Joshua 22 Nov. 5, '61 Mch. 24, '64 Corp. and Serg.; transferred to 1st Battalion.
H Enlisted Man Eaton, William 18 May 22, '61 -- Transferred to U. S. Cavalry Oct. 24, '62.
H Enlisted Man Einson, Sear 46 May 23, '61 -- Killed at Bull Run.
H Enlisted Man Ellis, Aaron G. 22 May 20, '61 Jan. 23, '63 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Erdman, Geo. A. 29 Apl. 29, '61 Feb. 14, '63 Corp.; wounded at Bull Run; discharged for disa.
H Enlisted Man Estes, Israel H. 24 Apl. 29, '61 -- Transferred to U. S. Cavalry Oct. 24, '62.
H Enlisted Man Essencey, John H. 26 Apl. 29, '61 -- Wounded at Antietam; killed at Gettysburg.
H Enlisted Man Farnsworth, Allen C. 42 Nov. 5, '61 Jan. 9, '62 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Flanagan, John 18 May 22, '61 --  
H Enlisted Man Fritz, Alvis 39 May 22, '61 --  
H Enlisted Man Galvin, Thomas 25 Apl. 29, '61 --  
H Enlisted Man Goering,  Robert 32 Apl. 29, '61 Nov. 2, '62 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man G-----bell, Daniel W. 18 Apl. 29, '61 Jan. 2, '62 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Ghostly, James T. 22 June 2, '61 May 5, '64 Wounded at Bull Run.
H Enlisted Man Giles, James A. 26 Feb. 27, '64 June 17, '65 Transferred to 1st Battalion.
H Enlisted Man Gilman, John -- Feb. 20, '62 --  
H Enlisted Man Harris, John 19 Apl. 29, '61 Jan. 26, '62 Wounded at Bull Run; discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Harrown, Geo. T. 18 Apl. 29, '61 -- Transferred to U. S. Cavalry Oct. 21, '62.
H Enlisted Man Harrison, John E. 37 May 22, '61 Mch. 17, '63 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Harmon, Ransom 27 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64 Wounded at Bull Run.
H Enlisted Man Hamlin, Ernst 21 Apl. 29, '61 July 5, '62 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Henry, James T. 22 Apl. 29, '61 -- Died July 6, '62 of disease.
H Enlisted Man Helmer, Jeremiah 19 Apl. 29, '61 Feb. 20, '63 Wounded at Bull Run and Antietam, dis. for disa.
H Enlisted Man Hess, Greenhalt 26 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64 Wounded in Antietam.
H Enlisted Man Heard, Alonzo R. 22 May 15, '61 -- Transferred to Signal Corps Aug. 12, '63.
H Enlisted Man Hoag, Charles M. 26 Apl. 29, '61 Nov. 2, '62 Corp.; discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Hoag, F. W. 18 Mch. 28, '61 July 27, '65 Transferred to 1st Battalion.
H Enlisted Man Howard, Geo. W. 20 Apl. 29, '61 -- The muster roll for July and August says - on duty since enlistment but not sworn in.
H Enlisted Man Hunnybun, Thomas 43 Apl. 29, '61 Dec. 17, '61 Wounded at Bull Run; discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Hubbard, Henry A. 20 Apl. 29, '61 Dec. 15, '61 Wounded at Bull Run; discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Johnson, Samuel 18 Mch. 10, '64 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
H Enlisted Man Keating, Robert 18 Apl. 29, '61 June 19, '61 Discharged by writ of habeas corpus.
H Enlisted Man Kendall, Julien 20 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64 Corporal.
H Enlisted Man Keating, Lawrence 28 May 22, '61 May 5, '64 Wounded at Antietam.
H Enlisted Man Keelty, John K. 24 May 23, '61 Mch. 26, '62 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Kreitler, John 35 Nov. 5, '61 -- Transferred to Inv. Corps. Sept. 11, '63.
H Enlisted Man Lawton, Wesley 20 May 22, '61 June 21, '61 Musician; disability.
H Enlisted Man Lawson, John -- Mch. 31, '64 --  
H Enlisted Man Leathers, Charles 24 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64 Wounded at Bristow.
H Enlisted Man Lindergreen, H. W. 25 Apl. 29, '61 July 23, '62 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Lowe, Henry A. 29 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64 Corp.; Serg.; wounded at Bristow.
H Enlisted Man Mahoney, James 35 Apl. 29, '61 June, '63 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Mathews, Adolph 38 May 18, '61 Aug. 5, '61 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Macar, John 31 May 23, '61 --  
H Enlisted Man Mansfield, Charles 32 May 22, '61 May 5, '64 Wounded at Bull Run.
H Enlisted Man Mars, John R. 27 May 16, '61 May 5, '64 Corporal, 1st Sergeant.
H Enlisted Man Marks, Peter 29 Apl. 29, '61 -- Corp., died of wounds received at Gettysburg.
H Enlisted Man Mead, Frank J. 22 May 24, '61 -- Corp.; transferred to Company B May 17, '62.
H Enlisted Man Meyer, John 31 May 23, '61 -- Tranferred to Inv. Corps July, '63.
H Enlisted Man Mosburger, Jacob 19 May 15, '61 Feb. 14, '63 Wounded at Bull Run; discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Munson, M. C. 26 Feb. 29, '64 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
H Enlisted Man Myers, Frederick 19 Apl. 29, '61 -- Transferred to U. S. Cavalry Oct. 24, '62.
H Enlisted Man Nelson, John -- Feb. 14, '62 --  
H Enlisted Man Noble, Chas. 35 Apl. 29, '61 -- Slightly wounded at Bull Run.
H Enlisted Man O'Neil, Chas. C. 20 May 23, '61 Dec. 3, '62 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Owen, Apollus E. 19 Apl. 29, '61 Nov. 5, '62 Wounded at Antietam; discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Owen, Earl P. 25 Oct. 11, '61 Mch. 21, '63 Corp.; wnd. at Bull Run and Antietam; dis. for disa.
H Enlisted Man Panehalt, Geo. F. 21 May 23, '61 -- Killed at Antietam.
H Enlisted Man Peterson, Peter 28 Feb. 11, '62 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
H Enlisted Man Preston, Wallace M. 18 Nov. 5, '62 Mch. 10, '63 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Pusey, Joseph F. 27 May 23, '61 Dec. 1, '62 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Raymond, Frederick W. 19 Apl. 29, '61 -- Wounded at Gettysburg, died Oct. 10, '63.
H Enlisted Man Ratch, William 34 Apl. 29, '61 -- Absent, sick on dis. of regt.; prisoner Savage Station.
H Enlisted Man Ragey, Robert 38 Apl. 29, '61 -- Died Sept. 18, 1862, at Alexandria, Va.
H Enlisted Man Ridge, Joseph 23 May 20, '61 May 5, '64  
H Enlisted Man Roundtree, James 29 Apl. 29, '61 -- Transferred to U. S. Artillery, Oct. 24, '64.
H Enlisted Man Ryan, Patrick 19 May 31, '61 May 5, '64  
H Enlisted Man Rye, Charles 35 Feb. 27, '61 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
H Enlisted Man Sastrow, Walter 24 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64  
H Enlisted Man Schultz, Peter 25 Feb. 19, '64 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion
H Enlisted Man Shetts, Charles 22 Apl. 29, '61 -- Corp.; transferred to U. S. Cavalry Oct. 24, '62.
H Enlisted Man Shafer, John C. 18 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64  
H Enlisted Man Sholl, John G. 32 Nov. 5, '61 -- Killed at Antietam.
H Enlisted Man Simons, Edwin B. 24 Apl. 29, '61 -- Wounded at Bull Run and Antietam.
H Enlisted Man Smith, Benj. J. 18 Mch. 21, '62 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
H Enlisted Man Snitsinger, Jabez 22 May 23, '61 -- Killed at Bull Run.
H Enlisted Man Starckloffe, Herman 29 Mch. 28, '64 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
H Enlisted Man Sunbay, G. G. 27 Feb. 27, '64 --  
H Enlisted Man Truax, Robt. J. 18 Apl. 29, '61 June 17, '61 Prisoner Savage Station.
H Enlisted Man Tucker, Charles M. 23 Apl. 29, '61 Dec. 3, '62 Corp.; Serg.; wnd. Fair Oaks; discharged for disa.
H Enlisted Man Twiggs, David 25 May 20, '61 Aug. 5, '61 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Twitchell, Newton H. 18 May 20, '61 July 25, '62 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Vace, H. P. -- -- Feb. 11, '63 Discharged for disability
H Enlisted Man Van Valkenberg, Noah 18 May 18, '61 Dec. ?, '61 Musician; discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Webster, Solon 33 May 22, '61 Aug. ?, '62 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man White, John 29 Apl. 29, '61 -- Absent, sick, on discharge of regiment.
H Enlisted Man Whalen, Martin S. 37 Feb. 25, '64 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
H Enlisted Man Wicoff, Wm. H. 26 May 23, '61 -- Serg.; killed at Gettysburg.
H Enlisted Man Wixon, John W. 21 May 22, '61 Aug. 3, '62 Discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Wingett, Oliver 21 Feb. 21, '62 -- Died Aug. 5, '62 of disease in Virginia.
H Enlisted Man Wingett, Chas. W. 21 Mch. 4, '62 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
H Enlisted Man Wood, Edward L. 18 Apl. 29, '61 -- Sergeant.
H Enlisted Man Young, Alonzo I. 36 Apl. 29, '61 -- Serg.; discharged for disability.
H Enlisted Man Youmans, Michael 19 Apl. 29, '61 -- Killed at Bull Run.

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







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