Company B

 

Pvt. Cornelius D. Abers, Co. B. buried in Laurel Grove Cemetery, Port Jervis, New York, in Section L, H.A.B., Lot 7. Born in 1842. Died on August 16, 1898.

 

Pvt. William Bennett, Co. B. buried in Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, New York, in Section 95, Lot 95. Born in Ireland. Died from acute tuberculosis on July 22, 1909, in Albany, N.Y. at age 78 years, 10 days.

Pvt. George Brown, Co. B. buried in Chalmette National Cemetery, Chalmette, Louisiana, in Section 57, Grave 4528. Died of disease while in service with the 18th N.Y. Cavalry on August 26, 1864.

 

Sgt. Robert C. Calder, Co. B. buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Gloucester, Massachusetts, in Lot 52, Grave 2. Born on September 23, 1842, in Cape Briton, Nova Scotia, Canada. Died on April 24, 1914, at Gloucester, Massachusetts, at age 71 years, 7 months, 1 day, from chronic valvular heart disease.

 

Pvt. John Freeman Chase, Co. B. buried in Boxwood Cemetery, Medina, New York. Born on June 24, 1830, in N.Y. Died on January 9, 1911, in Medina, N.Y.

 

Cpl. Edward Corbally, Co. B. buried in Wood National Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Section 16, Grave 133. Died on January 16, 1907, at age 80, in Milwaukee County, WI.

 

Sgt. James S. Courtney, Co. B. buried in Lewiston, Idaho. Died in October 1899, at age 55.

 

Cpl. William C. Coyle, Co. B. buried in Hampton National Cemetery (Phoebus Cemetery), Hampton, Virginia, in Section D, Grave 6739. Died on April 7, 1893.

 

Pvt. Thomas Dobson, Co. B. buried in Los Angeles National Cemetery, Los Angeles, California, in Section 10, Row I, Grave 8. Died on October 16, 1904.

 

Pvt. John Emperor Jr. Co. B. buried in Bath National Cemetery, Bath, New York, in Section H, Row 17, Grave 7. Died on May 24, 1912, at Bath, N.Y.

 

Pvt. John Fix, Co. B. buried in Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, New York, in Section 105, Lot 761. Born in Germany in 1840. Died on March 9, 1905, at age 64, from mitral disease of heart, in Bethlehem, N.Y.

 

Pvt. Joseph Gilmore, Co. B. buried in Leavenworth National Cemetery, Leavenworth, Kansas, in Section 17,  Row 11, Grave 8. Died on January 8, 1904.

 

2nd Lt. George N. Goodno, Co. B. buried in Dayton National Cemetery, Dayton, Ohio, in Section Q, Row 4, Grave 12. Born on June 18, 1820, in Vermont. Died on September 29, 1911, at age 91.

 

Pvt. John Hagerman, Sr., Co. B. buried in Littleton Cemetery, Littleton, Colorado, in Section 8, Lot 27, Grave 8. Born on April 11, 1832, in Albany, N.Y. Died on February 11, 1913, at Littleton, Co., from pneumonia at age 80.

 

Pvt. Stephen Hardick, Co. B. buried in Soldiers' Home National Cemetery, Washington, D. C. in Grave 4148. Died on March 20, 1863, at Washington, D. C.

 

Pvt. John Harrigan, Co. B. buried in St. Agnes Cemetery, Menands, New York, in Section 2. He died on August 27, 1889, at age 59.

 

Capt. John Hastings, Co B. buried in Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, New York, in Section 26, Lot 87. Born on June 24, 1824, in Fermanagh County, Northern Ireland. Died on June 3, 1887, in Albany, N.Y.

 

Pvt. Cornelius Houghtaling, Co. B. buried in Forest Hill Cemetery, Utica, New York, in the Old Veteran’s Plot. Born on July 12, 1846 in Clarksville, NY. Died on September, 18, 1896, in Utica, N.Y.

 

Pvt. John Hunter, Co. B. buried in Caldwell City Cemetery, Caldwell, Kansas, in Section 4, Block 136, Lot 5. Born on May 14, 1842. Died on July 2, 1933.

 

Pvt. John P. Jones, Co. B. buried in Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, New York, in Section 112. Born in Amsterdam, N.Y. Died on December 10, 1891, in Albany, N.Y., from pneumonia, at age 60 years. Unmarked grave.

 

Pvt. Robert B. Kelly, Co. B. buried in Saint Mary’s Cemetery, Ballston Spa, New York, in Plot 4 North. Died on April 17, 1910.

 

Pvt. Major J. Lackey, Co. B. buried in Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York, in Section 155, Lot 25732. Born January 24, 1845. Died on June 4, 1926, in Brooklyn, N.Y., at age 83.

 

Capt. Robert A. Malone - 1st Sgt, Co. D. promoted to Captain of Co. B, transferred as captain to Co. K, 124th N.Y. Inf. Buried in Hillside Cemetery, Middletown, N.Y., in Section 13, Lot 302. Born on October 6, 1837, at Newton, N. J. Died on December 18, 1919, in Middletown, N.Y.

 

Pvt. Edward McDermott, Co. B. buried in Cypress Hills Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York, in Section 1, Grave 1257. Died while in service with 7th N.Y. Heavy Artillery on June 27, 1864.

 

Cpl. Patrick McDonald, Co. B. buried in Bath National Cemetery, Bath, New York, in Section E, Row 10, Grave 29. Died on December 2, 1901.

 

Pvt. Arthur W. Mills, Co. B. buried in Mt. Moriah Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, under alias Adam Milton, in U. S. Naval Hospital Plot 2, Row 19, Grave 17. Died on March 25, 1885, in Philadelphia, Pa.

 

2nd Lt. Mortier LaFayette Norton, Co. B. buried in Riverside Memorial Park, Aberdeen, South Dakota, in Block 46, Lot 4. Died on June 18, 1883, in S. D.

 

Pvt. Charles Peterson, Co. B. buried in Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, New York, in Section 83, Lot 35. Born in Germany. Died at age 80 on June 21, 1893, at Albany, N.Y. Headstone is face-down in June 2015. Possibly buried next to brother? Frederick Peterson – headstone reads John Frederick Peterson, but records of cemetery don’t have the John. Could be his brother in the 18th. If I prove its one and the same, I have visited his grave too.

 

1st Sgt. William H. Pinson, Co. B. buried in Chateauguay Protestant Cemetery, Chateauguay, Quebec, Canada, in section A-48. Died on August 7, 1866. Originally buried in Mount Royal Cemetery, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

 

Pvt. Calvin Brittain Potter, Co. B. buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Utah, in Section a GAR, Lot 61 ½. Born on July 15, 1837, in Brownville, Jefferson County, N.Y. Committed suicide on August 18, 1902, at Salt Lake City, Ut, at age 65.

 

1st Lt. William B. Purdy, Co. B. buried in Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, New York, in Section 95, Lot 119. Born on July 9, 1839, in Belfast, Free State of Ireland. Died in Albany, N.Y. from carcinoma of tongue on June 8, 1930, Age 90, 10 months, and 29 days.

 

Pvt. Michael J. Reid, Co. B. buried in Bath National Cemetery, Bath, New York, in Section H, Row 12, Grave 7. Died on April 26, 1912, at age 76.

 

Pvt. Charles Birney Reynolds, Co. B. buried in Dayton National Cemetery, Dayton, Ohio, in Section 4, Row 3, Grave 18. Born on June 30, 1844. Died on October 26, 1929, in Oh.

 

Pvt. Edmond Riley, Co. B. buried in Dayton National Cemetery, Dayton, Ohio, in Section N, Row 18, Grave 34. Born on January 7, 1839, in Ireland. Died on February 26, 1904, in St. Elizabeth Hospital, in Dayton, Oh.

 

Pvt. Michael Ryan (Max Mabeus),  Co. B. buried in Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, New York, in Section 26, Lot 213. Born in Germany. Died on October 15, 1899, in Bethlehem, N. Y, from valvular disease of the heart, at age 57 years, 6 months, and 18 days.

 

Musician Christian Schroeter, Co. B. buried in Black Lake Cemetery, Morristown, New York. Died on January 18, 1897, at age 82.

 

Cpl. William Sessagrant, Co. B. buried in Cooper Cemetery, in Hitchcock, Oklahoma. Born on April 23, 1843. Died on June 23, 1901.

 

Pvt. William Silsby, Co. B. buried in Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, New York, in Section 75, Lot 7, Soldier’s Plot No. 73. Born in 1842, in Albany, N.Y. Died on November 1, 1865, from consumption, at Albany, N.Y.

 

Pvt. Perrie “Peter” Clement Soule, Co. B. buried in Mount Hope Cemetery, Rochester, New York. Born September 16, 1844. Died on July 24, 1924, in Rochester, N.Y., at age 79.

 

Cpl. Charles H. Thompson, Co. B. buried in Alexandria National Cemetery, Alexandria, Virginia, in Grave 1206. Originally buried in Penny Hill Cemetery, Alexandria, VA. Killed by provost on August 12, 1861.

 

Pvt. Peter Van Hoesen (James Sullivan), Co. B. buried in Coeymans Hollow Cemetery, Coeymans Hollow, New York. Born on January 24, 1831, in Bethlehem or Albany, N.Y. Died on May 9, 1918, at age 86.

 

Pvt. Charles Van Steinberg, Co. B. buried in Philadelphia National Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Section B, Grave 307. Died of disease on November 14, 1862, at Broad Street General Hospital, in Philadelphia, Pa.

 

1st. Lt. Alexander Hamilton Wands, Co. B. originally buried in the Masonic Cemetery, San Francisco, California. Born on February 6, 1840, in New Scotland, N.Y. Died on August 25, 1887, in San Francisco, Cal. The Masonic Cemetery (1864-1901) was located between Turk, Fulton, Parker, and Masonic Streets on what is today the University of San Francisco. The tombstones were used as fill on the approaches to the Golden Gate Bridge. In June of 1901 an unknown number of bodies from the Masonic Cemetery were moved to the Japanese Cemetery in Colma. The rest of the remains from the Masonic Cemetery were moved to Woodlawn Cemetery in Colma.

 

Pvt. Robert Wiseman, Co. B. buried in Bath National Cemetery, Bath, New York, in Section C, Row 5, Grave 24. Born in Ireland. Died from consumption on June 3, 1886, at age 47.

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