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RECORDS OF THE ADJUTANT GENERAL

Company "I" Fifth Regiment W.Va. Cavalry


COMMISSIONED OFFICERS

Mustered in June 10, 1861, at Wheeling, W.Va., by Major Oakes.
Mustered out July 28, 1864, at Wheeling, W.Va. by W. G. Fitch, 1st. Lt., U.S.A.

NAME; AGE; MUSTERED INTO SERVICE WHEN & WHERE;
DATE OF COMMISSION; DATE OF MUSTER OUT; MEMORANDA.

CAPTAINS

Lewis E. SMITH, 43, m/i July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va; commissioned Aug 28, 1861. Appointed and commissioned Captain order of Aug 28, 1861, to rank July 10, 1861; resigned Nov. 23, 1862.

Norval W. TRUXAL, 39, m/i July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; commissioned Dec. 23, 1862; mustered out July 28, 1864. Born in Pennsylvania. Appointed amd commissioned 2nd Lieutenant, order of Aug 28, 1861, to rank July 10, 1861; promoted to 1st Lieutenant vice Williamson promoted, order of Feb 7, 1862, to rank Jan. 11, 1862; promoted Captain vice L. E. Smith, resigned order of Dec 23, 1862, to rank Nov. 23, 1862. - Engaged in the following battles; Cross Keys, June 9, 1862; Kelley's Ford, Aug. 23, 1862; Waterloo Bridge, Aug 23, 1862; Rocky Gap, August 26 and 27, 1863.

FIRST LIEUTENANTS

Abraham A. DEVORE, 31, m/i July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; commissioned Aug 28, 1861. Appointed and commissioned 1st Lieutenant August 28, 1861, to rank from July 10, 1861; resigned Oct. 29, 1861.

David F. WILLIAMSON, 35, m/i July 21, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Transferred from Co. K., from private to 1st Lieutenant Nov 18?, 1861, vice Devore resigned; promoted 1st Lieutenant and Adjutant and transferred to Field & Staff.

James K. BILLINGSLEY, 25, m/i July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; commissioned Dec 23, 1862. Student born Pike Run, Pa. Wounded in leg June 8, 1862. Promoted from Sergeant to 2nd Lieutenant order of Feb 7, 1862, to rank Jan 11, 1862, vice Truxel promoted; promoted to 1st Lieutenant Dec 23, 1862, to rank Nov 23, 1862, vice Truxal promoted. - Engaged in the following battles: Allegheny Mountain, McDowell, Cross Keys, Cedar Mountain, Rappahannock Campaign, Rocky Gap, and Droop Mountain.

Charles H. DAY, 23, m/i June 16, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; commissioned Sept 23, 1862; mustered out Mch 9, 1864. Transferred from Co F, May 24, 1863, vice Billingsley transferred. - Severely wounded in left arm Nov 8, 1863, at the battle of Droop Mountain, W.Va. Engaged in the following battles: Kelley's Ford, Warrenton, Sulphur Springs, Waterloo Bridge, Second Bull Run, and Droop Mountain. Honorably discharged from the service of the U.S. on account of wounds received in action.

SECOND LIEUTENANT

James B. MONTGOMERY, 28, m/i July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; commissioned Dec 23, 1862; mustered out July 28, 1864. Merchant born in Fayette Co., Pa. Promoted from Commissary Sergeant to 2nd Lieutenant and commissioned per order of Dec 23, 1862, to rank Nov 23, 1862, vice Billingsley promoted. - Present in all actions of the regiment except McDowell and Allegheny Mountain.

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COMPANY "I"

ENLISTED MEN

NAME; RESIDENT OR WHERE ENROLLED; AGE; MUSTERED INTO SERVICE
WHEN & WHERE; DATE OF MUSTER OUT; MEMORANDA

AILER, John F.; Greenfield, Pa.; 19; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Farmer, born Pike Run, Pa. Died of injuries received Nov 27, 1861, by falling of a tree.

AMMALONG, Samuel J.; Greenfield, Pa.; 20; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Discharged on account of disability, date, place, number of order and by whom issued, unknown.

AMMON, Jesse; Greenfield, Pa.; 18; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Clerk, born Washington, Pa. Captured Dec 1862 during Salem Raid and a prisoner of war at date of muster out.

BALDWIN, Nathaniel; Greenfield, Pa.; 23; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Blacksmith, born Washington, Pa. Transferred to the Invalid Corps, date unknown.

BARNHART, Henry; Greenfield, Pa.; 26; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Born Mount Pleasant, Pa. Died April 28, 1863, of wounds received in Battle of Beverly, April 24, 1863.

BEE, Thomas, Greenfield, Pa.; 18; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Miner, born in Fayette, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

BENEDICK, Sidney J.; Wheeling, W.Va.; 33; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Miller, born Trumbull, Ohio. Deserted, date unknown.

BIGLOW, James T.; Greenfield, Pa.; 36; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Last reported at Grafton Hospital; supposed to have been discharged.

BILLINGSLEY, Jacob; Greenfield, Pa.; 23; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Born Washington, Pa. Re-enlisted as a Vet. Vol., Jan. 5, 1864, under Gen'l Order No. 191, War Dept Series of 1863 and transferred July 19, 1864, by order of Major General Hunter. Assigned to 6th Regt. Cavalry.

BILLINGSLEY, William; Greenfield, Pa.; 21; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Farmer born Pike Run, Pa. Wounded in the right lung and captured at Rocky Gap, W.Va., August 26, 1863 and a prisoner of war at date of muster out.

BLAIR, James W.; Greenfield, Pa.; 21; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Farmer, born in Fayette, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

BOYD, George D.; Greenfield, Pa.; 21; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Miner, born Westmoreland, Pa.

BUNTING, William; Greenfield, Pa.; 22; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Born Fayette, Pa. Re-enlisted as a Vet. Vol., Jan. 5, 1864, at Martinsburg, W.Va., under Gen'l Order No. 191, War Dept Series of 1863 and transferred July 19, 1864, by order of Major General Hunter. Assigned to 6th Regt. Cavalry.

CARPENTER, David C.; Greenfield, Pa.; --; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Re-enlisted as a Vet. Vol., Jan. 5, 1864, at Martinsburg, W.Va., under Gen'l Order No. 191, War Dept Series of 1863 and transferred July 19, 1864, by order of Major General Hunter. Assigned to 6th Regt. Cavalry.

CHESTER, Joseph W.; Greenfield, Pa.; 19; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Farmer, born Washington, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

CLARK, Augustus; Greenfield, Pa.; 20; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Boatman, born Washington, Pa. Captured at Rocky Gap, W.Va., August 27, 1863, and a prisoner of war at date of muster out.

CLENDANIEL, Silas J.; Greenfield, Pa.; 20; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Expiration term of service.

CLENDANIEL, Jefferson; Greenfield, Pa.; 20; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Shoemaker, born in W. Elizabeth, Pa.

CLENDANIEL, George W.; Greenfield, Pa.; 21; July 5, 1861, Grafton, W.Va. Recruit. Transferred by order of Major General Hunter. Order dated July 19, 1864. Assigned to 6th Regiment Cavalry.

CROW, John M.; Greenfield, Pa.; 22; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Boatman, born in Greenfield, Pa. Re-enlisted as a Vet. Vol., Jan. 5, 1864, at Martinsburg, W.Va., under Gen'l Order No. 191, War Dept Series of 1863 and transferred July 19, 1864, by order of Major General Hunter. Assigned to 6th Regt. Cavalry.

CRUMRINE, Marion; Greenfield, Pa.; 18; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Born Washington, Pa. Re-enlisted as a Vet. Vol., Jan. 5, 1864, at Martinsburg, W.Va., under Gen'l Order No. 191, War Dept Series of 1863 and transferred July 19, 1864, by order of Major General Hunter. Assigned to 6th Regt. Cavalry.

CUNARD, John H.; Greenfield, Pa.; 20; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Sand merchant, born Fayette City, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

DEHAVEN, John (Jehu?); Greenfield, Pa.; 19; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Born Fayette, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

DEVERS, Henry E.; Greenfield, Pa.; 26; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Miner, born Mercer Co., Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

DEWYER, Theophilus; Greenfield, Pa.; 21; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Farmer, born Washington, Pa. Captured at Rocky Gap, W.Va. and a prisoner of war at date of muster out. Corporal.

DOWLER, James R.; Greenfield, Pa.; 43; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Born Washington, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

DOWLING, Michael; Greenfield, Pa.; 33; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Born in Dublin, Ireland. Mustered out expiration term of service.

EVANS, John C.; Greenfield, Pa.; 37; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Miner, born Sugar Grove, Pa. Discharged on account of disability, date unknown.

FITSIMMONS, Hamilton; Greenfield, Pa.; 33; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Pilot, born at Pike Run, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

FREEMAN, Lewis; Greenfield, Pa.; 24; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Carpenter, born Fayette, Pa. Died of Typhoid Fever, Feb 14, 1862, place unknown.

GARTON (GASTON?), William; Greenfield, Pa.; 34; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Cooper, born Philadelphia, Pa. Captured Dec 1863, during Salem Raid, and a prisoner of war at date of muster out.

GEHO, William; Greenfield, Pa.; 28; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Miner, born Washington, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

GORDON, James H.; Greenfield, Pa.; 36; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Doctor, born in Washington, Pa. Discharged on account of disability, date unknown.

GRAHAM, DeWitt Clinton; Greenfield, Pa.; 21; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Plasterer, born Washington, Pa. Discharged on account of disability, date unknown.

HARRIS, William J.; Greenfield, Pa.; 18; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Miner, born Fayette, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

HARRIS, Andrew J.; Greenfield, Pa.; 20; July 5, 1861, Grafton, W.Va. Farmer, born Pike Run, Pa. Recruit, transferred by order of Major General Hunter, order date July 19, 1864. Assigned to the 6th Regt. Cavalry.

HERRON, Robert; Greenfield, Pa.; 28; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Miner, born Washington, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

HIXENBAUGH, Charles S.; Greenfield, Pa.; 26; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Miner, born Fayette City, Pa. Captured at Rocky Gap, W.Va. Aug 27, 1863; returned for duty, June 1, 1864. Mustered out expiration term of service.

HORNBAKE, Jacob; Greenfield, Pa.; 33; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Expiration term of service.

HORNBAKE, William (H.); Greenfield, Pa.; 20; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Musician born Greenfield, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

HOWDEN, Noble; 23; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Born Connaught, Ireland. Mustered out expiration term of service.

HOWE, Lemuel B.; Greenfield, Pa.; 17; July 5, 1861, Grafton, W.Va. Recruit. Wounded in the abdomen and captured at Rocky Gap, W.Va., Aug 27, 1863, and a prisoner of war at date of muster out.

HOWE, Samuel J.; Greenfield, Pa.; 18; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Born Washington, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

HOWE, Daniel; Greenfield, Pa.; 39; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Wagonmaker, born Washington, Pa. Killed by the Guerillas April 26, 1862.

HUTCHINSON, Osmond; Greenfield, Pa.; 20; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Carpenter, born Fayette, Pa. Promoted from Corporal to Sergeant May 25, 1863. Mustered out expiration term of service. Sergeant.

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MILLER, Sansom; Greenfield, Pa.; 29; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Carpenter, born Allegheny, Pa. Deserted, date unknown.

MOORE, Allen; Greenfield, Pa.; 28; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Miner, born Washington, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

NARCROSS, William; Greenfield, Pa.; 18; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Carpenter, born Pike Run, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

PATTERSON, Nathaniel; Greenfield, Pa.; 25; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Miner, born Fayette City, Pa. Discharged on account of disability, date and place unknown.

PETERS, John; Wheeling, W.Va.; 26; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Born Germany discharged on account of disability, date unknown.

PHILLIPS, Thomas; Wheeling, W.Va.; 26; Nov 29, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Farmer, born Greenfield, Pa.

PHILLIPS, David R.; Greenfield, Pa.; 24; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Cooper, born Washington, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

QUALK, Hiram; Greenfield, Pa.; 20; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Born Washington, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

QUALK, Jacob; Greenfield, Pa.; 44; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Merchant, born Philadelphia, Pa. Discharged on account of disability, date unknown. Sergeant.

READER, Francis S.; Greenfield, Pa.; 18; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Clerk, born Greenfield, Pa. Captured by Guerrillas near Greenbrier Bridge, W.Va., June 24, 1864, and a prisoner of war at date of muster out.

READER, James; Greenfield, Pa.; 23; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Miner, born Pike Co., Pa. Discharged on account of disability, Oct 26, 1861, at Elkwater, W.Va. by order of Gen. Reynolds.

RIMMEL, John Jr.; Greenfield, Pa.; 24; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Born Westmoreland, Pa. Re-enlisted as a Vet. Vol., Jan. 5, 1864, at Martinsburg, W.Va., under Gen'l Order No. 191, War Dept Series of 1863 and transferred July 19, 1864, by order of Major General Hunter. Assigned to 6th Regt. Cavalry.

RIMMEL, Frederick; Greenfield, Pa.; 19; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Born Westmoreland, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

RIMMEL, John Sr.; Greenfield, Pa.; 24; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Born in Starke, Ohio. Mustered out expiration term of service.

SHAFER, Augustus; Greenfield, Pa.; 24; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Miner, born Redrede(?), Germany. Discharged on account of disability, date unknown.

SHOWALTER, William (H.); Greenfield, Pa.; 26; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Glass-blower, born Fayette, Pa. Deserted, date unknown.

SIVERT, Charles W.; Wheeling, W.Va.; 19; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Paper maker, born Marshall Co., W.Va. Discharged on account of disability, date unknown.

SOULSBY, Cuthbert; Greenfield, Pa.; 37; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Boatman, born Northumberland, England. Died from injuries received from unknown persons, July 8, 1863, place unknown.

THOMAS, Philip; Wheeling, W.Va.; --; Nov 29, 1861, Beverly, W.Va. Recruit, not mustered out with Company, term of service not expired; transferred order of Major General Hunter, order dated July 19, 1864. Assigned to the 6th Regt Cavalry.

TRUXAL, John W.; Greenfield, Pa.; 16; Nov 15, 1862, Beverly, W.Va. Recruit, not mustered out with Company, term of service not expired; transferred order of Major General Hunter, order dated July 19, 1864. Assigned to the 6th Regt Cavalry.

TRUXAL, Henry F.; Greenfield, Pa.; 18; Nov 15, 1862, Beverly, W.Va. Died of Typhoid Fever, Dec 31, 1862, place unknown.

UNDERWOOD, George; Greenfield, Pa.; 33; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Born in Ohio. Mustered out expiration term of service. Sergeant.

UNDERWOOD, Elihu; Greenfield, Pa.; 24; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Re-enlisted as a Vet. Vol. Jan 5, 1864, at Martinsburg, W.Va., under Gen'l Order No. 191, War Dept Series of 1863 and transferred July 19, 1864, by order of Major General Hunter. Assigned to 6th Regt. Cavalry.

WALKER, Thomas J.; Greenfield, Pa.; 23; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Born in Morgantown, W.Va. Mustered out expiration term of service.

WARD, Stephen H.; Greenfield, Pa.; 21; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Potter, born Washington, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service. Sergeant.

WEAVER, John H.; Greenfield, Pa.; 30; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Expiration term of service. Corporal.

WEAVER, Abraham V.; Greenfield, Pa.; 23; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Farmer, born Washington, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

WILLIAMS, John R.; Greenfield, Pa.; 28; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Miner, born Washington, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

WILKIN, William R.; Greenfield, Pa.; 26; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Carpenter, born Washington, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

WILLS (WELLS), Hiram A.; Greenfield, Pa.; 22; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Born Washington, Pa. Re-enlisted as a Vet. Vol. Jan 5, 1864, under Gen'l Order No. 191, War Dept Series of 1863 and transferred July 19, 1864, by order of Major General Hunter. Assigned to 6th Regt. Cavalry.

WISE, Elliott F.; Greenfield, Pa.; 20; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Carpenter, born Washington, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

WOLF, Alfred D.; Greenfield, Pa.; 19; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Farmer, born Washington, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

WORREL, William H.; Greenfield, Pa.; 18; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Farmer, born Washington, Pa. Re-enlisted as a Vet. Vol. Jan 5, 1864, at Martinsburg, W.Va., under Gen'l Order No. 191, War Dept Series of 1863 and transferred July 19, 1864, by order of Major General Hunter. Assigned to 6th Regt. Cavalry.

YOUNG, Robert; Greenfield, Pa.; 24; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Miner, born Washington, Pa. Mustered out expiration term of service.

YOUNG, Thomas; Greenfield, Pa.; 34; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va.; July 28, 1864. Expiration term of service.

YOUNG, Nathaniel; Greenfield, Pa.; 20; July 10, 1861, Wheeling, W.Va. Miner, born Washington, Pa. Transferred to Ewing's Battery.

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ADJUTANT GENERAL'S RECORDS
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