RAEDEL, Henry - Private, Co. K. Born about 1836 in Germany. Married to Sophia. Enrolled 11 Nov 61 at Gettysburg, PA; a 25 year old Laborer from Franklin Twp, Adams Co., PA. Mustered in 14 Dec 61. Deserted 2 Feb 62 at Camp Curtin, Harrisburg, PA.

RAMBO, Peter - Private, Co. F. Born 4 Feb 1840 in Raccoon Twp, Beaver Co., PA, the son of Peter & Margaret (Conner) Rambo. Enrolled 7 Dec 61 at age 22, a Farmer from Greene Twp, Beaver Co., PA. Mustered in 18 Dec 61. Injured back from falling while carrying timber to build a corduroy road at Yorktown, VA. Discharged 19 June 62 on Surgeon's Certificate at Mt. Pleasant General Hospital, Washington, DC due to disability following Typhoid Fever. First married Sarah J. who died 27 May 1876 in Beaver Co. Married next about 1879 to Matilda A. Died 7 Oct 1927. Buried at Glenview Cemetery, East Palestine, Ohio. Headstone

RAMSEY, David Mack - Captain, Co. F. Enrolled 27 Oct 61 at age 20, a Student from Beaver & Hookstown, Beaver Co., PA. Mustered in 9 Nov 61 as 1st Corporal. Wounded 15 July 62. Promoted 16 July 62 to Sergeant. Commissioned 20 Jan 63 as 2d Lieut. Commissioned 1 March 63 as 1st Lieut. Left 24 Dec 63 on 25 day furlough due to a severe illness of his father. Returned 17 Jan 64. Assigned to Roanoke Island, NC. Commissioned 18 May 65 as QM and 1 June 65 as Captain of Co. F. Mustered out 25 June 65 at New Bern, NC. Member Encampment No. 9 Union Veteran Legion. Appears on 1890 Census in Pulaski Twp, Lawrence Co., PA. Buried 5 Sep 1905 at Grove Cemetery, New Brighton, Beaver Co., PA. GAR # 418. Also listed as living in Youngstown, OH in 1907 and death date of 19 Nov 1922 at Youngstown, OH. Needs further research.

RAMSEY, James Duncan - Private, Detachment. Born 1836, the son of Jesse & Mary Ramsey. First enrolled 24 April 61 in his father's regiment, Co. G, 37th PA Infantry (8th PA Reserves). Transferred 29 June 61 to the Band serving as Drum Major. Discharged 17 June 62 for disability. Drafted into the 101st PA. Mustered in 16 July 63. Discharged 3 May 65. Burgess of Uniontown 1866-67. Died 1899. Family History

RAMSEY, John M. - Corporal, Co. F. Born 1836 in Beaver Co., PA, the son of David & Mary Ramsey. Enrolled 15 Nov 61 at age 25, a Clerk from Beaver, Beaver Co., PA. Mustered in 19 Nov 61 as 5th Corporal. Discharged 24 Sept 62 on Surgeon's Certificate at Hesterville Hospital, Philadelphia, PA. Married 21 Sept 64 to Anna Reed. Died 29 June 1902 at Pittsburgh, PA. Buried 1 July 1902 at Beaver Cemetery, Beaver, Beaver Co., PA. GAR #996. Headstone

RANKIN, Joseph - Private, Co. E. Enrolled at age 27, a Cook from Allegheny Co., PA. Mustered in 5 Nov 61 at Pittsburgh, PA. Deserted 29 Jan 62 from Camp Curtin, Harrisburg, PA.

RAY, Robert - Private, Co. I. Enrolled 18 Oct 61 at age 42, a Laborer from Harrisburg, PA. Mustered in 3 Dec 61. In Aug 62 he was taken to New York onboard the Mississippi to be admitted to the hospital. Discharged 18 May 63 on Surgeon's Certificate.

REECE, John - Private, Co. I. Born about 1839 in Wales, son of William & Elizabeth Reece. First enrolled 25 April 61 in Co. F, Washington Infantry, 13th PA Militia. Mustered out 6 Aug 61 at Pittsburgh, PA. Enrolled 29 Aug 61 in the 101st PA at Pittsburgh, PA; a 22 year old Copper Worker from Pitt Twp, Allegheny Co., PA. Mustered in 15 Oct 61 as 5th Sgt. Reduced 30 Jan 62 to Private. Detached 6 April 62 to the 8th Independent NY Light Artillery. Married 2 Aug 62 to Hannah Davis. Returned 10 Aug 62 to the 101st PA without permission. Returned 13 Sept 62 to the 8th Ind. NY Artillery. Died 15 Sept 1863 the U.S. General Hospital, Glouster Point, VA from Typhoid Fever. Widow Hannah re-married 1 Oct 1874 to Edward Hudspath. Also listed as REESE.

REED, James - Private, Co. C. Enrolled 12 Oct 61 at age 43, a Farmer from Big Beaver or Wayne Twp, Lawrence Co., PA. Mustered in 19 Oct 61. Left sick in the hospital Dec 62 at Suffolk, VA. Detached service with Brigade Commissary from March to June 63. April 64 detailed as an ambulance driver. Discharged 27 Nov 64 at New Bern, NC; expiration of term. Died Feb 1874. Buried at Slippery Rock Presbyterian Cemetery, Wayne Twp, Lawrence Co., PA.

REED, John - Private, Co. C. Born about 1823 in Ireland. Married 9 July 1840 to Isabella at Bonkle Manse, Scotland. Immigrated 1852. Enrolled 26 Sept 61 at Wampum, Lawrence Co., PA at age 39; a Coal Miner from North Sewickley Twp, Beaver Co., PA. Mustered in 19 Oct 61 at Harrisburg, PA. Detached as Provost Guard from 18 Aug 62 to Dec 62. On 25 Oct 63 he received a 25 day furlough. Apparently did not return at the end of his furlough. In Feb 64 he was restored to duty without a trial or loss of pay by order of General Palmer. Wounded and captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Held captive at Andersonville, GA and Florence, SC. Died 20 Sept 1864 in the Florence Stockade. Buried in the Florence National Cemetery. Grave #2913. Widow Isabella re-married 26 March 1866 to John D. McFarland and died 1904 in Carnegie, Allegheny Co., PA.

REED, John Adam - Private, Co. H. Born 14 Aug 1845, possibly in Chester Co., PA. Enrolled 7 Oct 61 at age 18, a Wagon Maker from Butler Co., PA. Mustered in 3 Dec 61. During Sept and Oct 63 he was sent to New Bern, NC to retrieve mail. On 2 Jan 64 he was detached to recruit men for the 2nd NC Union Volunteers at Plymouth and Roanoke Island, NC as a 2nd Lieutenant. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Held captive at Macon, GA, Charleston & Columbia, SC. Paroled 10 Dec 64 from Columbia at Charleston, SC. Reported 15 Dec 64 at Camp Parole, Annapolis, MD. Left 16 Dec 64 on 30 day furlough. Requested an extension of furlough because of an attack of typhoid fever. Returned 13 Feb 65. Discharged 15 May 65 to date 17 Dec 64, due to expiration of term. Possibly enlisted in the U.S. Army. Married to Sarah J. After her death, he re-married 2 April 1891 to Mary Jane Pollitt. Served as Chief Clerk in the Prothonotary's Office in Pittsburgh for 30 years. Married after 1911, after Mary Jane's death, to Margaretha Fink. Died 5 Sept 1930 and is buried in Homewood Cemetery, Allegheny Co., PA. Author of 101st Regimental History. Photo | Headstone | Dick Creps

REEDER, Andrew J. - Private, Co. B. Born in Baltimore, Maryland. Enrolled 8 Nov 61 at age 19, a Glass Blower from Blossburg, Tioga Co., PA. Mustered in 12 Nov 61. Sick in quarters 12 Nov until 31 Dec 61. Admitted 7 June 62 to Grove Hospital, Portsmouth RI due to Typhoid. Transferred 17 Aug 62 to Hestonville Hospital, Philadelphia, PA. Discharged 13 Sept 62 on Surgeon's Certificate at Hestonville Hospital due to Phthisis Pulmonia. Enrolled next 12 Feb 64 in Rochester, NY at age 21 in Co. A, 3d NY Cavalry. Transferred 21 July 65 to Co. F, 1st NY Mounted Rifles. Discharged 1 Aug 65. Married 15 Oct 1867 to Rebecca Richter. Admitted to the Soldier's Home, Bath, Steuben Co., NY from 25 May until 22 Nov 1904. Admitted to the Soldier's Home, Marion, Grant Co., IN from 22 Nov until 12 Dec 1905 and 25 Feb 1911 until 23 March 1911. Died 9 Feb 1912 possibly in Ohio.

REEDER, Samuel F. - Private, Co. A. Enrolled & mustered in 11 April 64 at Carlisle, PA; an 18 year old Laborer from Carlisle, PA. Mustered out 25 June 65. Died 4 July 1898 at New York, NY. Buried in Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY.

REEL, George Washington - 4th Sergeant, Co. E. Born 5 May 1834 in Ross Twp, Allegheny Co., PA, the son of David & Isabella (Wiley) Reel. Enrolled 10 Aug 61 at age 28, a Farmer from Allegheny Co., PA. Mustered in 6 Nov 61 as Private. Promoted 11 March 63 to 4th Sgt. Re-enlisted 1 Jan 64 at Plymouth, NC. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Died 2 Dec 1864 at Andersonville, GA. Buried as unknown.

REEL, Wiley - 5th Sergeant, Co. E. Born 7 Sept 1841 in Ross Twp, Allegheny Co., PA, the son of David & Isabella (Wiley) Reel. Married Elizabeth Prescott. Enrolled 25 Nov 61 at age 21, a Farmer from Allegheny Co., PA. Mustered in 30 Dec 61 as Private. Promoted Sept 62 to Corporal and 11 March 63 to 5th Sgt. Re-enlisted 1 Jan 64 at Plymouth, NC. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Held captive at Andersonville, GA. Paroled 27 Feb 65 at N.E. Ferry, Wilmington, NC. After Parole, Wiley drowned 4 March 1865 between Wilmington and Annapolis, MD near Fort Monroe, VA.

REHREN, John H. - Private, Detachment. Enrolled as a Substitute at age 18. Mustered in 8 Oct 64 at Pittsburgh, PA. Discharged 3 May 65. May have also served in the 27th PA Infantry.

REICHARDT, Lewis - Private, Co. A. Born 1836 in Allegheny Co., PA, son of Michael & Martha Reichardt. Enrolled 15 Oct 61 at age 25, a Farmer from Allegheny Co., PA. Mustered in 22 Oct 61. Sick with the Measles 17 Dec 61 until Feb 62 at Camp Curtin Hospital, Harrisburg, PA. Wounded in the groin 31 May 62 at Fair Oaks, VA. Taken from White House, VA to the hospital at Newport News, VA onboard the Knickerbocker. Admitted 30 June 62 to Stewart Mansion Hospital, Baltimore, MD. Transferred 25 Aug 62 to Enhered Hospital, Cumberland, VA. Returned to duty 14 Sept 62. Discharged 16 Feb 63 at New Bern, NC due to wounds. Always preformed his duties, but did not seem to recruperate from his wounds. Married 21 August 1863 to Martha McLure, widow of a soldier killed at Bull Run, VA. Enrolled next on 31 Aug 64 in Battery I, 5th PA Heavy Artillery. Mustered out 30 June 65 at Pittsburgh, PA. Died 3 Aug 1909 and is buried in Lot 61, Monroeville Cemetery, Allegheny Co., PA. Also listed as Lewis RICHARD & Louis REICHARD.

REMETTER, William - Private, Co. A. Born in Ireland. Enrolled & mustered in 6 Dec 64 at Harrisburg, PA; a 26 year old Waterman from Harrisburg, PA. Deserted 10 Jan 65 at Roanoke Island, NC. Also listed as RAMANTI.

RESSLER, Abraham - Private, Co. D. Born about 1830 in PA. Married to Mary who died 5 June 1858. Re-married to Honor. Enrolled 1 Feb 62 at age 31, a Farmer from Colerain Twp, Bedford Co., PA. Mustered in 13 Feb 62. Died 5 June 1862 of Typhoid Fever at Nelson Hospital, Yorktown, VA. Buried in Yorktown National Cemetery. Grave # 310. (Block 111, Grave # 1367) Widow Honor re-married to Caleb Cooper. Honor died 6 April 1929.

RHINEHART, Lewis - Private, Co. C. Born 1808 in Germany. Married Eliza. Enrolled 19 Oct 61 at age 54, a Land Lord from Wayne Twp, Lawrence Co., PA. Mustered in 30 Oct 61. Discharged 7 Oct 62 on Surgeon's Certificate at Suffolk, VA. Member New Castle Post 100, GAR. Died 4 March 1892. Was buried in Newport Cemetery, but re-interred to Oak Park Cemetery, New Castle, Lawrence Co., PA. Buried in Section K, Lot 75, but no headstone. Also listed as Louis REINHARD & RHINEHARD.

RHODES, Christian "Christ" - Private, Co. A. Born in Germany. Enrolled 21 Nov 61 at age 42, a Farmer from Perry Co., PA. Mustered in 13 Dec 61. Re-enlisted 1 Jan 64 at Roanoke Island, NC. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Held captive at Andersonville, GA. Admitted 8 Oct 64 to the hospital at Andersonville, where he died 1 Dec 1864 from Scorbutus. Also listed as Christian ROTHE & RHODE.

RHODES, George Washington - Private, Co. B, Detachment. Drafted 31 May 64. Discharged 1 May 65 at Camp Copeland, Pittsburgh, PA. Living in Whig Hill, Forest Co., PA in 1890. Died 17 Sept or 7 Oct 1896 and is buried in Oakland Cemetery, Warren, Warren Co., PA.

RHULE, George Washington - Private, Co. A. Born 4 Jan 1844 in Perry Co., PA, the son of Jacob & Margaret (Cunningham) Rhule. Enrolled 4 Jan 62 at Harrisburg, PA at age 19, a Farmer from Tyrone Twp, Perry Co., PA. Mustered in 5 Jan 62. Re-enlisted 1 Jan 64 at Roanoke Island, NC. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Held captive at Andersonville, GA & Florence, SC. Admitted 23 Feb 65 to CSA Hospital #3, Goldsboro, NC. Paroled 27 Feb 65 at N.E. Ferry, Wilmington, NC. Mustered out 25 June 65 at New Bern, NC. Married Rebecca Link of Pittsburgh on 30 Sept 1869. Together they had ten children. Member Ellis Rice Post No. 529, GAR, Landisburg, PA. Died 17 Sept 1928 at Pittsburgh, PA. Buried at Landisburg Cemetery, Perry Co., PA. Headstone

RICE, Abraham - Sergeant, Co. D. Born 14 Sept 1834 in Bedford Co., PA, the son of Jacob & Elizabeth (Miller) Rice. Twin brother of Isaac Rice. Enrolled 9 Oct 61 at Rainsburg, Bedford Co., PA; a 27 year old Teacher from Robinsonville, Bedford Co., PA. Mustered in 1 Nov 61 as Private. Detailed 18 Aug 62 as Wagoner. Promoted Nov 62 to 4th. Sgt. Promoted 4 March 63 to 3rd Sgt. Left 7 Aug 63 on 30 day furlough.  Re-enlisted 1 Jan 64 at Plymouth, NC. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Held captive at Andersonville, GA, Charleston & Florence, SC. Paroled 27 Feb 65 at N. E. Bridge, Wilmington, NC. Discharged 22 June 65. Married 5 April 1866 to Minerva Snyder. Died 26 March 1895 at Great Bend, Barton Co., KS and is buried in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Stafford Co., KS. Debbie Miller

RICE, Isaac - Corporal, Co. D. Born 14 Sept 1834 in Bedford Co., PA, the son of Jacob & Elizabeth (Miller) Rice. Twin brother of Abraham Rice. Enrolled 9 Oct 61 at Rainsburg, Bedford Co., PA; a 27 year old Teacher from Robinsonville, Bedford Co., PA. Mustered in 1 Nov 61 as Private. Promoted Dec 61 to Corporal. Re-enlisted 1 Jan 64 at Plymouth, NC. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Captive at Andersonville, GA & Charleston, SC. Died 21 Sept 1864 at Charleston of Chronic Diarrhea. Buried in Charleston & later re-interred at Beaufort National Cemetery, SC. Buried as unknown. Name appears on marble table at Beaufort as D. L. Rice. Debbie Miller

RICE, Lemuel - Private, Co. K. Married 1 Sept 1846 to Cynthia at Dunham, NY. Enrolled 18 Sept 62 at Pittsburgh, PA, a 44 year old Farmer. Mustered in 1 Dec 62. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Died 10 Aug 1864 at Andersonville, GA. Grave # 5319.

RICHARDS, Edmund C. G. - Corporal, Co. A. Born in Germany. Enrolled 25 Aug 61 at age 18, a Farmer from Butler Co., PA. Mustered in 22 Oct 61 as Private. Promoted 1 Jan 63 to Corporal. Re-enlisted 1 Jan 64 at Roanoke Island, NC. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Paroled 27 Feb 65 at N.E. Ferry, Wilmington, NC. Mustered out 25 June 65. Died 4 Oct 1901. Also listed as Edmond REICHARDS.

RICHELL, William C. - Private, Co. A, Detachment. Drafted at age 31. Mustered in 15 July 63 at Greensburg, Westmoreland Co., PA. Mustered out 3 May 65. Died 15 Jan 1895. Buried in Fairview Cemetery, Canoe Twp, Indiana Co., PA. Headstone Also listed as RISHEL.

RIDGEWAY, Job - Private, Detachment. Enrolled as a Substitute at age 35. Mustered in 11 June 64 at Greene Co., PA. Discharged 3 May 65.

RILEY, Frank - Private, Co. E. Born County Cravers, Ireland. Enrolled 12 Sept 61 at age 18, a Laborer from Allegheny Co., PA. Mustered in 5 Nov 61. Court Martial, 17 Dec 63, Plymouth, NC:  On 14 Dec, while on an expedition to Gum Neck, Tyrrel County, NC, did not obey orders - Guilty; 6 months at hard labor, with 24 lb. ball & chain, first ten days of each month on bread and water, fined $10 each month. Re-enlisted 1 Jan 64 at Plymouth, NC. Mustered out 25 June 65.

RINEHART, Henry A. - Private, Co. B, Detachment. Born May 1846 in Greene Co., PA, son of Jesse & Sarah (Dill) Rinehart. Enrolled as a Substitute at age 18. Mustered in 1 Sept 64 at New Brighton, Beaver Co., PA. Stationed at Camp Reynolds, Pittsburgh. Discharged 3 May 65. Married Ella Gilmore. Died 28 July 1888 and is buried in Green Mount Cemetery, Waynesburg, Greene Co., PA. Bio

RINSLAND, Henry - Private, Co. A, Detachment. Drafted at age 26. Mustered in 15 July 63 at Pittsburgh, PA. Discharged 3 May 65. Married Clara. Died 20 Oct 1891. Buried in Voegtley Cemetery, Troy Hill, Allegheny Co., PA.

RIPLEY, Dwight - Private, Co. B. Born 12 July 1812 in Cooperstown, Otsego Co., NY, son of Major Ebenezer & Sarah (Flower) Ripley, Jr. Married 10 Jan 1854 to Abigail Miles. Enrolled 12 Oct 61 at age 49, a Farmer from Richmond Twp, Tioga Co., PA. Mustered in 15 Nov 61. Discharged 18 March 62 on Surgeon's Certificate at Camp Wilson, Meridian Hill, Washington, DC. Died 24 Dec 1893 of Grippe. Buried in Bullock Cemetery, Richmond Twp, Tioga Co., PA.

RIPLEY, Ezra - Corporal, Co. B. Born 10 Feb 1841 in Richmond Twp, Tioga Co., PA; son of Philip Sebra & Lorena (Webster) Ripley. Enrolled 14 Oct 61 at age 21, a Farmer from Richmond Twp, Tioga Co., PA. Mustered in 12 Nov 61 as Private. Detailed 30 June until 31 Oct 62 on Grand Guard. Promoted Jan 63 to Corporal. Re-enlisted 1 Jan 64 at Plymouth, NC. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Held captive at Andersonville, GA & Florence, SC. Paroled 3 March 65 at N.E. Ferry, Wilmington, NC. Reported 14 March 65 to Camp Parole, Annapolis, MD. Discharged 13 June 65 at Annapolis, MD. Married 1 July 1868 to Mary Ann Will. Died 14 Dec 1927 at Camden, Oneida Co., NY. Buried 16 Dec 1927 in New Forest Cemetery, Utica, NY. 

RISINGER, John - Private, Co. F. Born in Beaver Co., PA, son of William & Elizabeth Reisinger. Enrolled 13 Oct 61 at age 20, a Farmer from Brighton Twp, Beaver Co., PA. Mustered in 9 Nov 61. Re-enlisted 1 Jan 64 at Plymouth, NC. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Captive at Andersonville, GA & Charleston Race Course, SC. Died 25 Dec 1864 at Charleston, SC. Buried as an Unknown at Beaufort National Cemetery, SC.

RITCHEY, Andrew C. - Private, Co. A. Enrolled 10 Oct 61 at Pittsburgh, PA; a 25 year old Farmer from Westmoreland Co., PA. Mustered in 22 Oct 61. Detached March & April 62 to Provost Guard. Left 2 Oct 63 on furlough. Sick at Pittsburgh with typhoid fever and diarreha until June 64. Discharged 27 Oct 64. Last name also listed as RICHEY.

RITCHEY, Henry S. - Corporal, Co. D. Born about 1840 in PA, son of Henry & Rebecca Ritchey. Enrolled 9 Oct 61 at Rainsburg, Bedford Co., PA; a 21 year old School Master from West Providence Twp, Bedford Co., PA. Mustered in 1 Nov 61 as Private. Promoted Dec 61 to Corporal. Died 2 June 1862 in Mt. Pleasant Hospital, Washington, DC from Typhoid Fever. Also listed as RICHEY.

RITCHIE, Wilson - Drum Major, Co. C. Born 29 Jan 1828 in Lawrence Co., PA, son of David & Nancy (Kearns) Ritchie. Married Mariah, dau. of John & Elizabeth  Flower. Enrolled 6 Sept 61 at Wampum, Lawrence Co., PA; a 27 year old Laborer from Big Beaver Twp, Lawrence Co., PA. Mustered in 6 Nov 61 as a Musician. Appointed Drum Major on 1 Jan 62. Re-enlisted 1 Jan 64 at Plymouth, NC. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Held captive at Andersonville, GA, Charleston & Florence, SC. Paroled from the Florence Stockade 6 Dec 64 at Charleston, SC. Discharged 6 June 65. Died 10 Sept 1914 in Youngstown, OH. Buried in Glenview Cemetery, East Palestine, OH. Sect. H. Headstone Also spelled RICHEY.

ROADER, George - Private, Detachment. Drafted at age 26. Mustered in 31 May 64 at Meadville, PA. Discharged 3 May 65. Also listed as ROADES.

ROBERTS, John - Private, Co. D. Born in Allegheny Co., PA. Enrolled 23 Dec 61 at Rainsburg, Bedford Co., PA; a 24 year old Farmer from Bedford Co., PA. Mustered in 20 Jan 62. Sent 18 Aug 62 to the hospital at Harrison's Landing, VA. Discharged 11 Dec 62 on Surgeon's Certificate at Hammond Hospital, Point Lookout, MD. Died 8 May 1896.

ROBERTS, William - Private, Co. A. See William Long.

ROBERTSON, John C. - see ROBINSON, John C.

ROBINSON, Charles W. - Private, Detachment. Drafted at age 27. Mustered in 13 July 64 at Allegheny City, Allegheny Co., PA. Mustered out 3 May 65.

ROBINSON, James - Private, Co. H. Enrolled 18 Sept 62 at Pittsburgh, PA. Mustered in 29 Oct 61. Discharged 1863 on Surgeon's Certificate. Died in Bridgewater, Beaver Co., PA. Reinterred 6 April 1882 in Beaver Cemetery, Beaver, PA. GAR # 966. No headstone, only GAR marker.

ROBINSON, James - Private, Co. A. Born in Allegheny Co., PA. Married Margaret Mitchell. Enrolled 12 Nov 61 at age 22, a Blacksmith from Allegheny Co., PA. Mustered in 17 Nov 61. Temporarily assigned to Battery C, 1st NY Artillery from 3 June - 21 Oct 62. Detached as a Hospital Nurse in Washington, DC from 30 April - 31 Aug 63. Re-enlisted 1 Jan 64 at Roanoke Island, NC. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Held captive at Andersonville, GA until 7 Sept 64. Transferred to Savannah, GA and then to Charleston, SC until being transferred to Florence, SC on 7 Oct 64. Left Florence on 16 Feb 65 for parole at Greensboro, NC. Left to die in the street. Died 23 Feb 1865 of Diarrhea as a Prisoner of War at Greensboro, NC. Margaret re-married 8 May 1867 to Robert Walker.

ROBINSON, John C. - Private, Co. H. Born May 1834 in Tompkins Co., NY. Married 28 Aug 1855 to Mandana Groof. Enrolled 18 Sept 62 from Meadville, Crawford Co., PA. Mustered in 3 Sept 62. Wounded in his left side 17 Dec 62 at Battle of Goldsboro, NC. Sick in the hospital from Jan until April 63 at New Bern, NC. Discharged 15 April 63 on Surgeon's Certificate at Stanley Hospital, New Bern, NC. Enrolled next 21 June 64 in Co. E, 150th PA Infantry. Mustered out 23 June 65 at Elmira, NY. Lived in NY & Kendall Co, Illinois after the war. Admitted to the National Soldier's Home at Danville, IL. Used an alias of John ROBERTSON.

ROBINSON, Jonas - Private, Co. D. Born about 1838 in PA, son of William & Susan (Ford) Robinson. Enrolled 6 Oct 61 at age 24, a Farmer from Bedford Co., PA. Mustered in 1 Nov 61. Died 1 June 62 from Typhoid at Patterson's Park Hospital, Baltimore, MD. Buried at Loudon Park Cemetery, Baltimore, MD.

ROBINSON, Robert - Private, Detachment. Enrolled as a Substitute at age 22. Mustered in 24 Aug 64 at Pittsburgh, PA. Discharged 3 May 65.

ROBINSON, Samuel - Private, Co. A. Born in Allegheny Co., PA, son of Caroline Robinson. Married Mary Jane. Enrolled 12 Nov 61 at Pittsburgh, PA; a 24 year old Farmer from Allegheny Co., PA. Mustered in 15 Nov 61. Taken 18 Aug 62 to Philadelphia onboard the Elm City to be admitted to the hospital. Discharged 24 Nov 62 on Surgeon's Certificate at West Hospital, Philadelphia. Died 15 Nov 1865 of Consumption. Buried in Union Dale Cemetery, Pittsburgh, PA.

ROBINSON, Samuel - Private, Co. B, Detachment. Drafted at age 36. Mustered in 18 Nov 64 at Greensburg, Westmoreland Co., PA. Mustered out 3 May 65. Died 3 Dec 1918 at Whiteley, PA.

ROBINSON, Thomas - 5th Corporal, Co. H. Born about 1829 in Butler Co., PA. Married to Isabella Dickey who died 8 Sept 1851. Re-married 20 Oct 1853 to Mary A. Martin. Enrolled 1 Oct 61 at age 32, a Farmer from Cranberry Twp, Butler Co., PA. Mustered in 29 Oct 61 as Corporal. On 8 Dec 62, while enroute from Suffolk, VA to New Bern, NC, another person ran into Thomas while coming on deck of a transport ship. Thomas fell 16 feet down a hatch. He broke 3 ribs, fractured his left arm and dislocated his wrist. Taken to Foster Hospital, New Bern, NC. Transferred 13 Jan 63 to the Academy Hospital. Discharged 7 April 62 due to the effects of smallpox contracted while on duty at Camp Curtin and effects of his fractured arm and dislocated wrist. Living in Ogle, Butler Co., PA in 1890. Died 19 July 1898.

ROBISON, William W. - Private, Co. C. Enrolled 14 Feb 62 at age 18, a Laborer from Big Beaver or North Beaver Twp, Lawrence Co., PA. Mustered in 1 March 62. Killed 31 May 1862 at Fair Oaks, VA.

ROCK, George J. - Private, Co. G. Born 30 Oct 1829 in Bedford Co., PA. Married Mary Ann Black. Enrolled 18 Nov 61. Mustered in 20 Dec 61. Due to rheumatism, he was taken in July 62 to David Island, NY from Harrison's Landing onboard the Elm City to be admitted to the hospital. Admitted from 7 July until 29 Aug 62 at Methodist Hospital, at 8th. Street, Washington, DC. Admitted 1-19 Sept 62 at Newton University Hospital, Baltimore, MD and then transferred to the West Building Hospital. Discharged 29 Nov 62 on Surgeon's Certificate at West Building Hospital, Baltimore, MD. Drafted 5 July 64 into Co. C, 67th PA Infantry. Mustered out 14 July 65 at Washington, DC. After Mary Ann's death on 27 Aug 1889, he re-married 15 March 1891 to Martha Mary King. Died 21 Jan 1898 and is buried at Schellsburg Cemetery, Bedford Co., PA.

RODES, Frederick - Private, Co. E. Born in Germany, son of Magdeline. Enrolled 1 Nov 61 at age 20, a Moulder from Pittsburgh, PA. Mustered in 21 Jan 62. Re-enlisted 1 Jan 64 at Plymouth, NC. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Died 3 Sep 1864 of Dysentery at Andersonville, GA. Grave # 7738. Also listed as ROAD & ROADES.

ROGERS, Alexander - Private, Co. A. Born in Carlisle, Cumberland Co., PA. First served with Co. G, 130th PA. Discharged 21 May 63. Enrolled 28 March 64 in the 101st PA; a 24 year old Dentist from Cumberland Co., PA. Mustered in 3 May 64 at Harrisburg, PA. Deserted 30 Nov 64 at Roanoke Island, NC. Also listed as RODGERS.

ROHRBACKER, Charles - Private, Co. E. Born in Philadelphia, PA. Married 18 July 1859 to Mary Freyhardt. Enrolled 1 Dec 61 at age 25, a Shoe Maker from Philadelphia, PA. Mustered in 19 Dec 61. Sick in hospital 28 Feb until 18 Aug 62 in Washington, DC. Detailed Sept & Oct 62 on Grand Guard. Re-enlisted 1 Jan 64 at Plymouth, NC. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Held captive at Andersonville, GA & Florence, SC. Escaped 22 Feb 65 at Wilmington, NC. Absent at muster out. Died 29 March 1865 from Typhoid Fever. Also spelled RORHEBAKER, ROHRBECKER and ROHERBACKER.

ROTHE, Christian  - Private, Co. A. See Christian RHODES.

ROURKE, Charles - Corporal, Co. E. Born 3 Jan 1840 in Jersey City, NJ, son of Patrick & Julia Rourke. Enrolled 1 Sept 61 at age 22, a Farmer from Allegheny Co., PA. Mustered in 5 Nov 61 as Private. Detailed Sept & Oct 62 on Grand Guard. Promoted Jan 63 to 2nd Corporal. Reduced July 63 to 3rd Corporal. Re-enlisted 1 Jan 64 at Plymouth, NC. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Held captive at Andersonville, GA and Goldsboro, NC. Paroled 4 March 65 at N.E. Ferry, Wilmington, NC. Mustered out 25 June 65. Married 5 Nov 1866 to Ellen. Died 2 Oct 1922 at Crafton, Allegheny Co., PA. Buried 4 Oct 1922 at St. Phillips Cemetery. Also listed as ROURK and RARICK.

ROURKE, John - Private, Co. B. Born in Ireland. Enrolled 20 Dec 61 at age 29, a Laborer from Mansfield, Tioga Co., PA. Mustered in 30 Dec 61. Discharged 27 March 63 on Surgeon's Certificate at Chesapeake Hospital, Ft. Monroe, VA due to Turberculous.

ROUSE, Peter - Private, Co. K & E. Born in Harrisburg, PA. Married Nov 1829 to Jane Frasier in Plum Twp, Allegheny Co., PA. Enrolled 22 Sept 61 at age 40, a Laborer from Lower St. Clair Twp, Allegheny Co., PA. Mustered into Co. K on 5 Nov 61. Transferred Jan 62 to Co. E. Re-enlisted 1 Jan 64 at Plymouth, NC. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Admitted 27 May 64 to Andersonville hospital.  Died 20 June 1864 of Chronic Diarrhea at Andersonville, GA. Grave # 2225. Also listed as ROUSH.

ROXBOROUGH, Jason - Private, Detachment. Enrolled as a Substitute at age 29. Mustered in 15 July 63 at Greensburg, Westmoreland Co., PA. Discharged 3 May 65. First name also listed as James.

RUBY, John - Private, Co. D. Born 1840. Enrolled 9 Oct 61 at Rainsburg, Bedford Co., PA; a 22 year old Wagon Maker from Bedford Co., PA. Mustered in 1 Nov 61. Died 30 Dec 1861 at Harrisburg, PA. Buried in Union Cemetery, Colerain Twp, Bedford Co., PA. Headstone

RUBY, Robert F. - Private, Co. H. Born about 1843 in Butler Co., PA, son of Margaret. Enrolled 7 Oct 61 at age 18, a Shoe Maker from Middle Lancaster, Lancaster Twp, Butler Co., PA. Mustered in 12 Nov 61. Admitted 18 Jan 63 to Stanley Hospital, New Bern, NC. Discharged 29 May 63 on Surgeon's Certificate at Stanley Hospital, New Bern, NC due to Chronic Diarrhea. Died 30 May 1863 at New Bern, NC before able to head home. Buried in New Bern National Cemetery. Grave # 1221. Headstone

RULE, Samuel - Private, Co. I. Enrolled 20 Dec 61 at Pittsburgh, PA; a "43" year old Tobacconist from Milton, PA. Mustered in 27 Dec 61. Discharged 24 Feb 63 on Surgeon's Certificate at the U.S. Hospital near Hampton, VA. Possibly aged 53 years old when discharged.

RUMSEY, Artemus - Private, Co. B. Born 1833 in Tioga Co., PA, son of Seth S. & Jerusha (Kelts) Rumsey. First enrolled in Co. C, 171st PA Militia. Enrolled next in the 101st PA as a 30 year old Farmer from Sullivan Twp, Tioga Co., PA. Mustered in 27 Feb 64. Mustered out 25 June 65. Died 1905. Buried in Mainesville Cemetery, Tioga Co., PA.

RUSH, David Gall - Surgeon. Born 12 Feb 1836 in Lancaster Co., PA, the son of David & Susannah Rush. Enrolled 5 Dec 61 from Pequea Twp, Lancaster Co., PA. Also served as a Physician in Martic Twp, Lancaster Co., PA. Appointed Surgeon on 23 Feb 62. Appointed July 63 as Acting Medical Director on Gen. Wessels' Staff. Appointed 30 Sept 63 to Surgeon in Chief, Dist. of Albemarle and Medical Director. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Held captive at Richmond, VA. Paroled 30 April 64 at City Point, VA. Arrived 2 May 64 at Camp Parole, Annapolis, MD. Returned 5 May 64 with permission to have furlough. Reported 22 May 64 to the Surg. Gen. Office. Assigned 26 May 64 to the Chesapeake Hospital, Ft. Monroe, VA. Assigned to the Medical  Exam. Board. Consulted, performed and or assisted in complex surgery for amputations. Promoted 30 Jan 65 to Assistant Surgeon U.S. Volunteers. Mustered out 8 July 1866. Lived at 51 W. Washington Street, Chicago, Illinois after the war. Married to Lyla who died in 1879. Supposedly became involved in a whiskey distillery and indicted for whiskey fraud of Revenue. Died 27 Dec 1909 in Chicago, IL. Cremated and buried in Graceland Cemetery. Photo

RUSH, Jacob - Private, Co. E. Enrolled 1 Jan 62 at age 36, a Laborer from Allegheny Co., PA. Mustered in 24 Feb 62. Due to Rheumatism, he was taken to New York from Harrison's Landing, VA onboard the steamer Commodore on 16 July 62. Died 5 Feb 1863 at Hamond Hospital, Point Lookout, MD. Re-interred to Arlington National Cemetery, VA.

RUSSELL, Robert - Private, Co. C. Born 13 Oct 1813 in Scotland, son of Thomas & Bethea (Fairley) Russell. Married 21 Oct 1832 to Janet Gibb who died in 1840. Re-married 21 Oct 1846 to Janet Calderwood. Enrolled 26 Sept 61 at age "44," a Coal Miner from Big Beaver Twp, Lawrence Co., PA. Mustered in 19 Oct 61. Contracted bronchites at Camp Curtin, Harrisburg, PA. Sick in the hospital Jan 62. Died 11 March 1862 in the Regimental Hospital, Meridian Hill, Washington, DC. Buried Military Asylum Cemetery, Washington, DC. Headstone Widow Janet married 2 Jan 1863 to James Lynch and lived in Hickory Twp, Mercer Co., PA.

RUTAN, James Smith - 1st Lieutenant, Co. F. Born 29 May 1838 in Carroll Co., OH, the son of Alexander Aikman & Sarah (Workman) Rutan. Attended Richmond College in OH, and the Beaver Academy, at Beaver, PA. He then taught school for a year, and then began to prepare himself for the profession of the law, prosecuting his studies under Richard P. Roberts, who later, as a Colonel of the 140th PA, was killed at Gettysburg. Being admitted to the bar, he commenced the practice of law at Beaver. Enrolled 13 Oct 61 at age 23, a Lawyer from Beaver, Beaver Co., PA. Mustered in 9 Nov 61. Contracted chronic diarreha and malaria at the Battle of Fair Oaks. Treated at Yorktown, VA and Washington, DC. Discharged by request due to ill health 18 July 62 at Harrison's Landing, VA. Elected District Attorney of Beaver Co., serving 6 years. Married Eliza (Cora) MCNeely Cox on 2 May 1865. In 1868 he was selected by the Electoral College of Pennsylvania as their Messenger, or Bearer of their returns to the National Capital. In 1869, he was elected to the Senate of Pennsylvania from the Twenty-sixth District, consisting of the counties of Beaver, Butler, and Washington, and was re-elected, in 1872, by a largely increased majority. He was twice Chairman of the Committee on Congressional Apportionment, and was Speaker of the Senate during the session of 1872. He has also served as a member of the Committees on Federal Relations, Finance, Railroads, and others of an important character. During the session of 1874, he served as Chairman of the Committee on Apportionment. He had a controlling interest and was the principal of the Beaver Radical, and was a Director of the Beaver National Bank. Died 18 June 1892 in Allegheny Co., PA. Buried at Beaver Cemetery, Beaver Co., PA. GAR # 334.Headstone  Eliza died 3 Feb 1922 in Santa Rosa, CA.

RUTTER, John - Private, Co. C. Enrolled 10 Dec 61 at Harrisburg, PA; a 20 year old Farmer from Lancaster Co., PA. Mustered in 31 Dec 61. Detached 17 July 62 to Battery H, 1st NY Light Artillery. Aug 62 he was kicked by a horse while at Harrison's Landing, VA. Returned 2 Aug 64 at Roanoke Island, NC. Discharged 6 Jan 65; expiration of term. Married 22 March 1866 to Margaret A. Hitz at Lancaster,, PA. John deserted her 8 Feb 1875. Married 27 March 1878 to Margaret Johnson at Olathe, KS. He had not divorced his first wife. Died 1 May 1888 of Suicide of Morphine at the corner of 12th and Liberty, Kansas City, MO. Buried in Union Cemetery, Section G, Lot 19

RUTTER, John - Private, Co. H. Born in Beaver Co., PA. Married Sept 1843 to Eleanor Michaels at Harmony, Butler Co., PA. Enrolled 7 Oct 61 at age 41, a Shoe Maker from Butler Co., PA. Mustered in 12 Nov 61. Discharged 12 Jan 63 on Surgeon's Certificate at Fortress Monroe, VA due to Chronic Diarrhea. Died 7 March 1863. Buried in Grace Bible Church Cemetery, Middle Lancaster, Butler Co., PA.

RUTTER, William C. - Private, Co. H. Born in Perry Twp, Lawrence Co., PA, son of John & Eleanor (Michaels) Rutter. Enrolled 8 Feb 62 at age 17, a Farmer from Lancaster Twp, Butler Co., PA. Mustered in 11 Feb 62. Admitted 29 March 63 to Foster Hospital, New Bern, NC. Died 5 Oct 1864 from Fever at Foster Hospital, New Bern, NC. Buried in New Bern National Cemetery. Grave # 1172. Headstone

RYCKMAN, Levi M. - Private, Co. I. Born 1 Aug 1844 in Westmoreland Co., PA, the son of Alonzo & Sarah Ryckman of Franklin Twp, Westmoreland Co., PA. Enrolled 10 Sept 61 at age "18," a Shoe Maker from Pittsburgh, PA. Mustered in 15 Oct 61. Re-enlisted 1 Jan 64 at Plymouth, NC. Captured 20 April 64 at Plymouth, NC. Held captive at Andersonville, GA and Florence, SC. Paroled 16 Dec 64 at Charleston, SC. Mustered out 25 June 65. Married 25 June 1866 to Sarah Jane Blose. Appointed Postmaster of Manor Dale, Westmoreland Co., PA 1874 & 1884. Died 4 June 1917 from Chronic Diarreha at Export, PA. Buried in Emanuel Cemetery Hills Church Cemetery. Headstone Name also listed as RICHMAN, RYCHMAN, RICKMAN & RACKMAN.

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