EAKIN, John A. - Wagoner, Co. F. Born 3 July 1834 in Brighton Twp, Beaver Co., PA; the son of Richey & Louisa (Anderson) Eakin. Married Delila Richardson in 61. Enrolled 20 Oct 61 at age 22, a Farmer from Brighton Twp, Beaver Co., PA. Mustered in 9 Nov 61 as Private. Promoted 18 Dec 61 to Wagoner. Taken sick at New Kent Court House, VA of camp fever and disease of the lungs. Left sick in the hospital at Yorktown, VA. Arrived 2 July 62 at Fort Monroe, VA from White House, VA on the State of Maine. Discharged 8 July 62 on Surgeon's Certificate due to disease of the lungs at Philadelphia Master Street Hospital. Married 2nd on 13 July 1881 to Henrietta Newenham. Died 13 Oct 1914 in Brighton Twp, Beaver Co., PA. Buried in Beaver Cemetery, Beaver Co., PA. Section T, Lot 40. GAR # 1450.
EAKMAN, Eaden - Private, Co. A, Detachment. Born Jan 1832. Enrolled as a Substitute at age 25 at Allegheny City, Allegheny Co., PA. Mustered in 13 July 63. Discharged 3 May 65. Died 6 March 1920. Buried in the Riverview Cemetery, Apollo, Armstrong Co., PA.
EARHART, Samuel - Private, Detachment. Drafted at Greensburg, Westmoreland Co., PA at age 31. Mustered in 13 July 63. Discharged 3 May 65. Died 1911.
EATON, Martin Luther - Private, Co. F. Born in PA, son of Isaac Eaton. Enrolled 7 Dec 61 at age 20, a Farmer from Greene Twp, Beaver Co., PA. Mustered in 18 Dec 61. Died 23 June 1862 at White Oak Swamp, VA.
ECKENROTH, John - Private, Co. H. Born in Lebanon Co., PA. Enrolled & mustered in 13 Dec 64 at Harrisburg, PA; a 25 year old Laborer from York Co., PA. Mustered out 25 June 65.
ECKLES, James M. - 1st Sergeant, Co. C. Born 14 May 1838, the son of Asa & Nancy Eckles. Enrolled 2 Sep 61 at age 22, a Teacher from Big Beaver Twp, Lawrence, Co., PA. Married Ellen Jenkins on 29 Oct 61. Mustered in 6 Nov 61 as Private. Promoted 21 Nov 61 to Sgt. After the Battle of Fair Oaks was taken from Fortress Monroe, VA to New York City onboard the steam transport C. Vanderbilt to be admitted to the hospital, arriving 7 June 62. Discharged 17 Feb 63 on Surgeon's Certificate due to Chronic Dysentery at USA Generak Hospital, Hampton, VA. Died 1 March 1863 of Chronic Diarrhea at his father's house in Big Beaver Township, Lawrence Co., PA. Joe & Freda (Eckles) Eddleman
ECKLES, William Campbell - Sergeant, Co. C. Born 12 June 1841 in Wampum, PA the son of Asa & Nancy Eckles. Enrolled 2 Sep 61 at age 19, a Teacher from Big Beaver Twp., Lawrence Co., PA. Mustered in 19 Oct 61 as Private. Promoted 21 Nov 61 to Corporal & 1 March 63 to Sgt.. Detailed 18 Aug 62 to April 64 as a clerk in Division HQ. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Held captive at Andersonville, GA and Charleston & Florence, SC. Paroled from Florence 11 Dec 64 at Charleston, SC. Transferred to Camp Parole, Annapolis, MD. Discharged 21 March 65 to date 15 Dec 64; expiration of term. After the war, William became a member of New Castle Post 100, GAR and was an excellent accountant in the 6th Auditor's Office of the US Treasury Depot where he served throughout the rest of his life. He married Mary Sampson on 9 June 1870. He died 18 Sep 1890 in Washington, DC. Buried in Greenwood Cemetery, New Castle, Lawrence Co., PA. Joe & Freda (Eckles) Eddleman
EICHENLOUB, Joseph - Private, Detachment. Drafted at Allegheny City, PA at age 24. Mustered in 19 Sep 64. Discharged 3 May 65. Died 11 March 1918 at Summit Twp, Butler Co., PA. Buried in St. Mary's Roman Catholic Cemetery, Herman, Butler Co., PA.
ELDER, Joseph Thomas - Musician, Drummer Boy, Co. F. Born 25 March 1846 in Elizabeth, Allegheny Co., PA, the son of James H. & Margaret Ann (Fryer) Elder. Enrolled 1 Oct 61 at Beaver Co., PA, a 16 year old Carpenter from Allegheny Co., PA. Mustered in 18 Dec 61 at Beaver Co., PA as Musician. Re-enlisted 1 Jan 64. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Held captive at Andersonville, GA. Paroled 5 May 65. Absent on furlough at muster out. Married Mary Elizabeth Thompson 19 Sept 1868 in Armstrong Co., PA. Married second Josephine Pimper. Married third Lillie Bush. Transferred 27 Sept 1920 from the Mountain Branch of the National Soldier's Home to the Soldier's Home, Hampton, VA. Died 24 June 1923 of Heart Disease in New York, NY. Buried in New York Bay Cemetery, Jersey City, NJ. Photo | Leland T. Henry, Jr. | Elder Family Homepage
ELLIOTT, Martin William - Sergeant, Co. F. Born Aug 1836 in Beaver Co., PA, son of Wilson & Catherine Elliott. Enrolled 13 Oct 61 at age 25, a Farmer from Beaver Co., PA. Mustered in 9 Nov 61 as Private. Promoted 18 Dec 61 to 4th Sergeant. In Aug 62 he was taken to New York from Harrison's Landing, VA onboard the Cahawba to be admitted to the hospital. Discharged 14 Feb 63 at Alexandria Convalescent Camp, VA. Married Sarah J. Died 27 Dec 1905 in East Liverpool, Columbiana Co., OH. Buried in New Salem Presbyterian Cemetery, Ohioville, Beaver Co., PA. GAR # 1349.
ELLIOTT, Victor A. - Captain, Co. B. Born 23 July 1839, son of Oliver & Mary Ann (Rockwell) Elliott. First enrolled 27 Aug 61 in Co. F, 11th PA Cavalry and served as 1st Sgt. Discharged 1 March 62 for commission as Captain of Co. B, 101st PA at age 22, a Law Student from Cherry Flats, Tioga Co., PA. Mustered in 26 Feb 62. Absent sick after Battle of Fair Oaks, VA. Discharged 22 Sep 62. Married 10 May 1863 to Josephine S. Gillett. Commissioned 14 Sept 64 as Major of the 209th PA Infantry. Discharged 31 May 65. Died 5 Feb 1899 in Denver, Arapahoe Co., Colorado.
ELLIS, Andrew J. - Private, Co. I. See ACHILLES, Andrew.
ELLIS, Robert Sidney - Private, Detachment. Born 4 Oct 1823, the son of Robert & Eliza (Clarke) Ellis. Married Nancy Rigdon on 14 Sept 1846 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA. Drafted at Pittsburgh at age 44. Mustered in 16 June 64. Discharged 3 May 65. Died 14 Dec 1893 and is buried in Section 31, Allegheny Cemetery, Lawrenceville, Allegheny Co., PA.
EMICK, Josiah - Private, Co. D. Enrolled 9 Oct 61 into the 101st PA, an 18 year old Farmer from Bedford Co., PA. Mustered in 1 Nov. 61. Died 20 Nov 1862 from Dysentery in the hospital at Suffolk, VA.
ENGLAND, Jacob - Private, Co. D. Born 24 Nov 1839 in Bedford Co., PA, son of John & Martha England. Enrolled 9 Oct 61 at Rainsburg, Bedford Co., PA; a 20 year old Farmer from Colerain Twp, Bedford Co., PA. Mustered in 1 Nov 61. Re-enlisted 1 Jan 64 at Plymouth, NC. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Held captive at Andersonville, GA & Florence, SC. Paroled 27 Feb 65 at N.E. Ferry, WIlmington, NC. Absent at Camp Parole, Annapolis, MD at muster out. Married Eliza Emily Trostle. Died 6 Nov 1886 in Pessifer Twp, Knox Co., IL. Buried in Westfall Cemetery, Victoria Twp, Knox Co., IL. Headstone
EVANS, James Evan - Private, Co. I. Born in Wales, son of Elizabeth Evans. Enrolled 21 Sept 61 at Pittsburgh; a 41 year old Puddler from Pittsburgh, PA. Mustered in 15 Oct 61. Discharged 6 Nov 62 on Surgeon's Certificate at Alexandria, VA Convalescent Camp. Also listed as Deserted 62 from hospital at Fortress Monroe, VA. Supposed to have died during the war.
EVANS, Isaiah - 4th Sergeant, Co. D. Born in Bedford Co., PA, son of James & Rachel Evans. Enrolled 9 Oct 61 at Rainsburg, Bedford Co., PA; a 24 year old Farmer from Southampton Twp, Bedford Co., PA. Mustered in 1 Nov 61. Discharged 31 March 63 on Surgeon's Certificate at Ft. Monroe, VA.
EVANS, Nathan Cromwell - 2nd Lieutenant, Co. D. Born 24 March 1832 near Chaneysville, Bedford Co., PA; the son of James & Rachel (Blankley) Evans. Mustered in 1 Nov 61 as Private. Promoted by election 2 Nov 61 to 2nd Lieut. Resigned 24 April 63 due to Chronic Bronchitis. Regaining his health after his return home, he served as Captain of Co. G, PA Independent Battalion from 6 July - 8 Aug 63. In early 1864 he recruited for and was elected Captain of Co. A, 184th PA and was mustered in 13 May 64. Captured 22 June 64 at Petersburg, VA. Confined Libby Prison, Richmond, VA. Transferred 29 June 64 to Macon, GA. Then confined at Savannah, GA & Camp Asylum, Charleston, SC. Paroled 1 March 65 at N.E. Ferry, Wilmington, NC. Mustered out 14 July 65 at Washington, DC. Married Penelope Sanford Folk. He was also a teacher and Principal at Rainsburg Public Schools, and operated a successful merchandising business. He moved to Everett in 1872, and served as a State Representative in 1888 & 1889. Died 8 July 1899 in Everett, Bedford Co., PA. Buried in Everett Cemetery. Lot 34, Sec E.
EVANS, William H. - Private, Co. G. Born 3 Aug 1844; the son of William & Hannah C. Evans. Enrolled 19 Nov 61 at age 18, a Carpenter from Schellsburg, Bedford Co., PA. Mustered in 20 Dec 61. Sick 2 June 61 at White House, VA Hospital. Sent to Fortress Monroe, VA from Yorktown, VA onboard the floating hospital St. Mark to be admitted to the hospital. Died 27 June 1862. Buried in Yorktown National Cemetery, VA. Section D, Grave # 294.
EWIG, Alvin - Private, Co. K. Enrolled 15 Nov 61 at Selinsgrove, Snyder Co., PA; a 20 year old Carpenter from Gettysburg, PA. Mustered in 14 Dec 61. Missing after Battle of Fair Oaks, VA. Detailed 11 Aug 62 with Battery H, 1 NY Light Artillery. AWOL between tatoo, 28 Sept, and reville 29 Sept 63, guilty, sentenced by Court Martial to forfeit one half month pay for 1 month. Transferred 4 Oct 63 with Battery H to Camp Barry, Washington, DC. Ordered 2 Aug 64 to report back to the 101 PA at Roanoke Island, NC. Discharged 6 Jan 65 at New Bern, NC, expiration of term. Married Mary A. Died 7 Oct 1898 at Lewistown PA. Buried in the Luthern Cemetery.