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Roster of soldiers, sailors, and marines of the War of 1812, the Mexican War, and the War of the Rebellion, residing in Nebraska, June 1, 1895. York, Neb.: Nebraska Newspaper Union, 1895.

Transcribed for Genealogy Trails by:   D. Whitesell

 

OFFICERS.

Emily O. Dilworth, President...Lincoln

Rosalia Condon, Senior Vice-President...Pawnee City

Mary E. R. Saxton, Junior Vice-President...Edgar

Annie F. Church, Treasurer...North Platte

Clarinda A. Frost, Chaplain...Wymore

 

EXECUTIVE BOARD.

Nannie M. Murphy...Grand Island

Lana A. Bates...Aurora

Olive Ballard...Diller

Caroline C. Raymer...Milford

Carrie B. Parris...York

 

APPOINTED OFFICERS.

Alice C. Dilworth, Secretary...Lincoln

Rebecca Frankforter, Inspector...Lincoln

Fidelia M. Rupipa, Counselor...Harvard

Susan Cole, I. & I. Officer...Juniata

Helen E. Cook, Press Correspondent...Lincoln

 

DELEGATES TO NATIONAL CONVENTION.

Abbie A. Adams, (at large)...Superior

Lana A. Bates...Aurora

Mary E. La Fountain...Kearney

M. Powers...Chadron

Ann M. Hunter...Nebraska City

Maria Y. Miles...Kearney

Ellen E. Moles...Fairbury

 

ALTERNATES.

Helen E. Cook, (at large)...Lincoln

Kate E. McMakin...Plattsmouth.

Angeline Horth...Shelton

Dora Towel ...Berwyn

Isabella B. Fuller...Pawnee City

Susie P. Cole...Juniata

Mary A. Small...York

 

PAST DEPARTMENT PRESIDENTS.

Louise M. Merrill...St. Paul

Lyde M. Bohne...Grand Island

Emma Manchester...Lincoln

Mary R. Morgan...Alma

Amanda B. Tisdel...Kearney; or Almy, Wyo

Mellie C. Hards...Central City

Gertrude Horr Connell...Grand Island

 

SONS OF VETERANS.

DIVISION OF NEBRASKA.

OFFICERS.

 

OFFICERS.

F. E. Way, M. D., Commander...Wahoo

F. E. Strain, Senior Vice Commander...Hartington

J. C. Kirk, Junior Vice Commander...Gibbon

Harry Mason, Division Council...Tekamah

W. H. Hamilton, Division Council...Albion

W. H. Brown, Division Council...Osceola

Geo. Allen, Delegate at Large...Leigh

Geo. F. Waltz, Delegate...Fremont

A. H. Rawitzer, Delegate...Omaha

 

Commander's staff.

J. T. Yates, Judge Advocate...Omaha

C. L. Olds, Inspector...Fremont

E. J. Streight, Mustering Officer...Lincoln

Hayes Banwell, Surgeon...Orleans

H. O. Chapman, Chaplain...Central City

W. H. Littrell, Quartermaster...Wahoo

W. D. Guttery, Adjutant...Wahoo

 

ROSTER NEBRASKA NATIONAL GUARD.

 

Silas A. Holcomb, Commander-in-Chief...Lincoln

Major Edmond G. Fechet, 6th U. S. Cavalry Special Aid...

Brigadier General, Patrick H. Barry, Adjutant General...Lincoln

Col. William G. Swan, Quartermaster and Commissary General...Tecumseh

Col. Edward W. Lee, Surgeon General...Omaha

Lieut. Col. Nels P. Lundeen, Inspector General...York

Major William L. Stark, Judge Advocate General...Aurora

 

AIDES-DE-CAMP

Colonel J. H. Peabody, M. D...Omaha

Colonel Thomas B. Hatcher...South Omaha

Colonel H. B. Mulford, Captain Second Infantry...Omaha

Colonel Fred A. Miller...Lincoln

Colonel Wilber F. Bryant ...Hartington

Colonel Daniel B. Carey...Fremont

Colonel Lewis F. Walker...Benkelman

Colonel Herko Koster...Niobrara

Colonel William F. Cody...North Platte

Colonel William J. Vosburgh, First Lieutenant Cavalry...Milford

Colonel George Lyon, jr., Captain First Infantry...Nelson

Colonel Ernest H. Tracy, Captain Second Infantry...Norfolk

 

ROSTER NEBRASKA NATIONAL GUARD.

FIRST BRIGADE N. N. G.-Headquarters, Beatrice.

Brigadier-General Leonard W. Colby, Commanding...Beatrice

 

PERSONAL STAFF.

NAME... DUTY... RANK... DATE OF COM... REL R... STATION

Omer L. Green ...A. D. C...1 Lieutenant.Oct. 21,1891... 3 ...Kearney

Samuel H. Steele...A. D. C...1 Lieutenant. Jan. 3,1894... 17 ...David City

 

BRIGADE STAFF.

NAME... DUTY BANK ...      DATE OF COM...   REL R... STATION

Albert A. Reed...Asst. Adjt. Gen.Major...Aug. 31,1895... 3 ...Crete

John L. Wilson...Quartermaster...Captain June 7,1891... 7...Tekamah

Allen G. Fisher...Commissary...Captain Oct. 21,1891... 11 ...Chadron

Delinzo A.Waldron... Surgeon...Major ... Aug. 15,1887... 1 ... Beatrice

 

TROOPS.

Cavalry... Troop A

Artillery... Battery A

Infantry...First and Second Regiments

 

CAVALRY TROOP

(Organized July 22, 1887.)

NAME... RANK... DATE OF COM...   REL R...  CO... STATION

Jacob H. Culver...Captain...July 22,1887...    2... A ...Milford

William J. Vosburgh...1 Lieutenant.....July 30,1894...  23... A ...Milford

William S. Kinney...2 Lieutenant.....July 30,1S94...  13... A ...Milford

 

ARTILLERY BATTERY.

(Organized November 15, 1878

NAME... RANK... DATE OF COM...      RET. R...Co... STATION

Charles M. Murdock...Captain...Nov. 15,1878...  1 ... A ... Wymore

Albert McKinney...1 Lieutenant...July 27,1893...   10 ... A ...Wymore

Arthur A. Murdock... 2 Lieutenant... July 27,1893...    3 ... A ...Wymore

 

 

ROSTER NEBRASKA NATIONAL GUARD.

 

FIRST REGIMENT OF INFANTRY.

(Organized August 9, 1887.)

 

NAME...BANK... DATE OF COM...Rel R...Co...Station

Bratt, John P...Colonel...May 20,1890... 2 ...Bennet

Walcott, Walter W...Lieut Col... May 20,1890 ...2 ...Central City

Williams, Thomas L...Major...May 20,1890... 2...Geneva

Reed, Joseph A... 1 Lieut. Adjutant...   May 19,1892... 7...Blue Springs

Humphrey, Albert H...1 Lieut. Reg. Q M...Feb.   8,1892... 5...Lincoln

Dempster, William H ...Captain Surgeon....  0ct.  17,1890... 6...Bruning

Davis, Daniel S...Captain Chaplain...Aug. 24,1889... 4...York

Hansen, Emil...Captain...July 30,1887...3...K...Central City

Lyon, George Jr...Captain...Feb. 28, 1891... 8 ....H ...Nelson

Smith, John T...Captain...Aug. 27,1891... 10...B...Fullerton

Beals, Orlie A...Captain...May 27,1893... 13 ... G ...Geneva

Decker, William M...Captain...July 25, 1893...14...D...Lincoln

Brainerd, Ossian H...Captain...July 25, 1893...15...C...Beatrice

Colton, George R...Captain...Aug. 21, 1893...17...David City

Scharff, Arthur H...Captain...Dec. 18, 1893...20...L...Omaha

Martin, George W...Captain...July 10, 1895...27...A...York

Collins, Charles F...Captain...July 13, 1895...28...I...Bennet

Crue, John S...Captain...Aug. 7, 1895...F...Madison

Gooden, Albert L...1 Lieutenant...Aug. 27, 1891...2...B...Fullerton

Chapman, William W...1 Lieutenant...Mar. 25, 1892...6...A...York

Williams, Fred. A...1 Lieutenant...May 27, 1893...8...G...Geneva

Rogers, John M...1 Lieutenant...July 30, 1893...11...K...Central City

Piller, Reinhold E...1 Lieutenant...Aug. 21, 1893...12...E...David City

Wadsworth, Andrew S ...1 Lieutenant...Nov. 21, 1893...14...C...Beatrice

Foye, William J...1 Lieutenant...Dec 18, 1893...16...L...Omaha

Herpolsheimer, Martin...1 Lieutenant...Jan. 3, 1884...18...D...Lincoln

Short, Edward M...1 Lieutenant...Apr. 11, 1894...20...H...Nelson

Vickers, Chas. A...1 Lieutenant...Aug. 7, 1895...28...Madison

Ring, Charles M...1 Lieutenant...Aug. 10, 1895...30...I...Bennet

Gleason, Lester D...2Lieutenant...Nov. 20, 1895...1...B...Fullerton

Dotson, William C...2 Lieutenant...Apr. 23, 1893...2...D...Lincoln

Wilson, Edward B...2 Lieutenant. July 30,1893...  4 ... K ... Central City

Zeilinger, John F...2 Lieutenant. Aug. 21,1893...  5 ... E ... David City

McKean, Winston Z ......2 Lieutenant. No v. 21,1893...  6 .....C ... Beatrice

Emmert, John H...2Lieutenant.Apr. 11,1894...  8 ... H...Nelson

Purinton, John W...2Lieutenant.Apr. 13,1894...  9 .....A ...York

Hay ward, John...2 Lieutenant. July 26,1894... 12... L ...Omaha

Jensen, Chris. D...2Lieutenant.Dec. 27,1894... 15 .....G...Geneva

Hansen, Christian...2 Lieutenant. July 13,1895... 20 ... I ...Bennet

Gegner, Fred...2 Lieutenant. Aug. 7,1895... 21 ... F ...Madison

 

ROSTER NEBRASKA NATIONAL GUARD.

 

SECOND REGIMENT OF INFANTRY.

(Organized August 9, 1887.)

NAME... RANK... DATE OF COM...   REL R... CO...STATION

Bills, Charles, J...Colonel...Apr. 8,1890 ...  1... Fairbury

Bischoff, William...Lieut. Col ... Apr. 20,1890 ... 1 ... Nebraska City

Olsen, Emil...Major...Aug. 15,1894... 4 ...Kearney

Smith, William B...Adjutant 1st Lieut...July 26, 1893...  9...Fairbury

Atkinson, Enos B...Regt. Q. M. 1st Lieut...Jan. 7, 1891...1...Tekamah

Prichet, Gilbert L...Surgeon Captain...Aug. 19, 1890... 5...Fairbury

Tate, Joseph G...Chalain Captain...  Mar. 21, 1891...  9...Hastings

Mapes, William S...Captain...Aug. 29,1892... 12 ...Nebraska City

Munger, Ira E...Captain...July 26 1893...16 ...Fairbury

Scharmann, Conrad F.....Captain...Nov. 21,1893... 19 .....E ...North Platte

Tracy, Ernest H...Captain...Jan. 18,1894... 21 .....L ...Norfolk

Leach, William F...Captain...July 14,1894 22 .....1 ...Stromsburg

Haase, Gilbert E...Captain .....Aug. 13,1894 ...23 ... A ...Kearney

Stacy, Samuel A...Captain...Aug. 13,1894 ...24 ... B ...Ord

Campbell, Arthur E  .....Captain...Apr. 22,1895... 25 ... F ...Lincoln

Phelps, Ernest H...Captain...June 17,1895 ...26 .....K ...Schuyler

Anderson, Arthur M...Captain...Aug. 10,1895... 30 .....H...Tekamah

Creighton, James H...1 Lieutenant. Feb.   5,1892...  4...I ...Stromsburg

Wilson, Charles H...1 Lieutenant...Oct. 24,1893... 13 .....G ...Omaha

Evans, Herbert O...1 Lieutenant...Nov. 21,1893... 15 ... E ...North Platte

Mounce, George A...1 Lieutenant...Mar. 25,1894... 19 .....D ...Fairbury

Wertz, Charles E...1 Lieutenant... Apr. 23,1894... 21 .....K .....Schuyler

Yilman. Larsh...1 Lieutenant... May   1,1894... 22 ... C ... Nebraska City

Devine, James T...I Lieutenant.....Aug. 13,1894... 24 .....B ...Ord

Soderquist, Albert E...1 Lieutenant... Aug. 23,1894... 25 ... A ... Kearney

Wilson, Lincoln...1 Lieutenant...Apr. 22,1895... 26 ...F ...Lincoln

Brown, John H...1 Lieutenant...May   8,1895... 27 .....L .....Norfolk

Buckmaster, John E...1 Lieutenant...Aug. 10,1895... 29 ... H... Tekamah

Jeffrey, Howard F...2 Lieutenant... Nov. 21,1893...  7 ... E ... North Platte

Harding, Willard S...2 Lieutenant... May   1,1894... 10 .....C ...Nebraska City

Bartholomew, David F.....2 Lieutenant...July 14,1894... 11 .....1 ...Stromsburg

Carson, Kit J...2 Lieutenant... Aug. 13,1894 ...14 .....B ...Ord

Sydenham, H Hugh----2Lieutejiant... Jan. 24,1895 16 .....A ...Kearney

Brown, Richard M ...2 Lieutenant... Apr. 19,1895... 17 .....D .....Fairbury

McClary, John W...2 Lieutenant... May   8,1895... 18 ... L ... Norfolk

Cone, Albert T...2 Lieutenant... June 15,1895...19 .....G ...Omaha

Mason, Frank...2 Lieutenant...Aug. 10,1895... 22 ...H.....Tekamah

Stewart, Charles F...2Lieutenant... Aug. 22,1895... 23 .....K .....Schuyler

 

RELATIVE RANK.

 

NO... NAME AND RANK... DATE OF COMMISSION... CORPS OR REGIMENT

Bridgadier General:

1...Colby, L. W...Apr. 11,1887...General Officer.

Colonels:

1... Bills, Chas. J... Apr.   8,1890...Second Infantry

2... Bratt. John P...May 20,1890...First Infantry

Lieutenant Colonels:

1... Bischoff, William...Apr. 20,1890 ...Second Infantry

2 ...Wolcott, Walter W...May 20,1890...First Infantry

Majors:

1... Walden, Delinzo A...Aug. 25,1887...Bridgade Surgeon

2... Williams, Thomas L......May 20,1890...First Infantry

3... Reed, Albert A...Aug. 31,1891...Assistant Adjutant Gen'l.

4... Olsen, Emil...Aug. 15,1894...Second Infantry

Captains:

1...Murdock, Charles M...Nov,  15,1878...Battery A

2...Culver, Jacob H...July  22,1887...Troop A

3...Hansen, Emil...July   30,1887...First Infantry

4...Davis, Daniel S...Aug. 24,1889...Chaplain First Infantry

5...Prichett, Gilbert L...Aug. 19,1890...Surgeon Second Infantry

6...Dempster, William H.....Oct.   17,1890...Surgeon First Infantry

7...Wilson, John L...Jan.    7,1891... Brigade QuarterMaeter

8...Lyon, jr., George...Feb.   28,1891...First Infantry

9...Tate, Joseph G...Mar. 21,1891...Chaplain Second Inf'try

10...Smith, John T...Aug. 27,1891...First Infantry

11...Fisher, Allen G...Oct. 21,1891...Brigade Commissary

12...Mapes, William S...Aug. 29,1892...Second Infantry

13...Beals, Orlie A...May  27,1893...First Infantry

14...Decker, William M...July 25,1893...First Infantry

15...Brainerd, Ossian H...July 25,1893...First Infantry

16...Munger, Ira E...July 26,1893...Second Infantry

17...Colton, George R...Aug. 21,1893...First Infantry

18...Mulford, Harry B...Oct.   24,1893...Second Infantry

19...Scharmann, Conrad F...Nov. 21,1893...Second Infantry

20... Scharff, Arthur H...Dec. 18,1893...First Infantry

21... Tracy, Ernest H...Jan. 18,-894...Second Infantry

22... Leach, William F...July 14,1894...Second Infantry

23... Haase, Gilbert E...Aug. 13,1894...Second Infantry

24... Stacy, Samuel A...Aug. 13,1894...Second Infantry

25... Campbell, Arthur E...Apr. 22.1895...Second Infantry

26... Phelps, Ernest H...June 27,1895...Second Infantry

27... Martin, George W...July 27,1895...First Infantry

28... Collins, Charles F...July 15,1895...First Infantry

29... Crue, John S...Aug.   7,1895 ...First Infantry

30...Anderson, Arthur M...Aug. 10,1895...Second Infantry

 

 

First Lieutenants:

 

RELATIVE RANK.

NO...   NAME AND BANK...    DATE    OF COMMISSION...    CORPS OR REGIMENT.

    First Lieutenants:          

1...    Atkinson, Enos B    ...Jan. 7,189   ... Regt'l Q.M, Second Inf't

2...Gooden, Albert L...Jan. 27,1891... First Infantry

3...Green, Omer L...Oct.21,1891... Aid-de-Camp

4...Creighton, Jamea H... Feb. 5,1892... Second Infantry

5...Humphery, Albert H...Feb.   8,1892...Regt'l Q. M. 2 Infantry

6...Chapman, William W. . Mar. 25,1892...First Infantry

7...Reed, Joseph A ...  May 19,1892 ... Adjutant 1 Infantry

8...Williams, Fred A... May 27,1893 .....First Infantry

9...    Smith, William B    July    26,1893... Adjutant 2 Infantry

10...   McKinney, Albert...July27,1893... Battery A

11...Rogers, John M...  July    30,1893... First Infantry

12...Piller, Reinhold E ... Aug.    21,1893...First Infantry

13...Wilson, Charles H...   Oct.    24,1893... Second Infantry

14...Wadsworth, Andrew S...Nov. 21,1893.....    First Infantry

15... Evans, Herbert O...Nov. 21, 1893...Second Infantry

16... Foye, William J...Dec. 18, 1893...First Infantry

17... Steele, Samuel H...Jan. 3, 1894...Aide-de-Camp

18... Herpolsheimer, Martin...Jan. 3, 1894...First Infantry

19... Mounce, George A...Mar. 25, 1894...Second Infantry

20... Short, Edward M...April 11, 1894...First Infantry

21... Wertz Charles E...April 23, 1894...Second Infantry

22... Gilman, Larsh...May 1, 1894...Second Infantry

23... Vosburgh, William J.....Jan.30, 1894...Troop A

24... Devine, James F...Aug. 13, 1894...Second Infantry

25... Soderquist, Albert E...Aug. 23, 1894...Second Infantry

26... Wilson, Lincoln...April 22, 1895...Second Infantry

27... Brown, John H...May 8, 1895...Second Infantry

28... Vickers, Charles A...Aug. 7, 1895...Second Infantry

29... Buckmaster, John E...Aug. 10, 1895...Second Infantry

30... Ring, Charles M...Aug. 10, 1895...First Infantry

Second Lieutenants:

1... Gleason, Lester D ......Nov. 20,1892...First Infantry

2... Dotson, William C...April 23,1893...First Infantry

3... Murdock, Arthur A...July  27,1893...Battery A

4... Wilson. Edward B...July  30,1893...First Infantry

5... Queilinger. John F...Aug.  21,1893...First Infantry

6... McKean, Winston Q----Nov. 21.1893.......First Infantry

7... Jeffreys, Howard F...Nov.  21,1893...Second Infantry

8... Emmert. John H...April 11,1894...First Infantry

9... Purinton, John W...April 13,1894...First Infantry

10 ...Harding, William S ...May   1,1894...Second Infantry

11... Bartholomew, David F...July   14,1894...Second Infantry

12... Hayward, John...July  26,1894...First Infantry

13... Kinney, William S...July 30, 1894...Troop A

14... Carson, Kit J...Aug. 13, 1894...Second Infantry

15... Jenson, Chris D...Dec. 27, 1894...First Infantry

16... Sydenham, Hugh H...Jan. 24, 1895...Second Infantry

17... Brown, Richard M...April 19, 1895...Second Infantry

18... McClary, John W...May 8, 1895...Second Infantry

19... Cone, Albert F...June15, 1895...Second Infantry

20... Hansen, Christian...July13, 1895...First Infantry

21... Gegner, Fred...Aug. 7, 1895...First Infantry

22... Mason, Frank...Aug.10, 1895...Second Infantry

23... Stewart, Charles F...Aug. 22, 1895...Second Infantry

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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