Company H

 

Pvt. George Hamilton Anderson, Jr., Co. H. buried in Albany Rural Cemetery, in Section 78, Grave 13. Born on November 22, 1843, in Albany, N.Y. Died on March 28, 1928, in Albany, N.Y.

 

Pvt. Samuel Babcock, Co. H. buried in Walton Cemetery, Walton, New York, in Plot 1-264-1. Born on March 27, 1842 in Greenwood Lake [present-day Arden], N.Y. Died on June 12, 1920, Fish’s Eddy, N.Y.

 

Pvt. Nathaniel Edward Bibbins, Co. H. buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Methuen, Massachusetts, in Section B, Lot 226. Born on December 3, 1843 in Petersburg, NY. Died on October 27, 1919, in Lawrence, Mass.

 

1st Sgt. George Blake, Co. H. buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Bessemer (Birmingham), Alabama. Born June 22, 1839, in Waterford, N.Y. Died on April 18, 1908, in Bessemer, AL, from pulmonary tuberculosis. Grave is unmarked.

 

Pvt. John E. Brewster, Co. H. buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Watertown, Connecticut. Born on November 29, 1841. Died on January 14, 1878.

 

Pvt. Peter Brock Craft, Co. H. buried in Pinecrest Cemetery, in Oscoda, Michigan, in Section A, Lot 40, Grave C. Born on December 19, 1840. Died on June 22, 1910.

 

1st Lt. William E. Carmichael, Co. H. buried in Oakdale Memorial Gardens, Davenport, Iowa. Born on September 8, 1837, in Middletown, N.Y. Died on October 6, 1897, from apoplexy, in Clinton, Ia.

 

Sgt. John Callan (Cullen), Co. H. buried in Annapolis National Cemetery, Annapolis, Maryland, in Section G, Grave 53. Died on May 26, 1862, at Annapolis, Md.

 

Sgt. John Delaney, Co. H. buried in Bath National Cemetery, Bath, New York, in Section C, Row 10, Grave 27. Died on March 22, 1887.

 

Cpl. David DeVoe, Co. H. buried in Thompson’s Lake Rural Cemetery (Old Burying Ground), East Berne, New York. Born December 3, 1839, in Berne, N.Y. Died on October 4, 1898, at age 61 years.

 

Cpl. Sylvanus B. Downing, Co. H. buried in New Prospect Dutch Reformed Church Cemetery, Pine Bush (Ulster County), New York. Born in 1838, in Dutchess County, N.Y. Died on June 19, 1918, at Shawangunk, N.Y.

 

Pvt. Ezekiel Perry Dunning, Co. H. buried in Hillside Cemetery, Wilton, Wisconsin, in Section A, Lot 11. Born on March 27, 1821, in Lake Pleasant, N.Y. Died on August 10, 1889, in Hamilton County, N.Y.

 

Pvt. William C. Dunning, Co. H. buried in Prospect Hill Cemetery, in Gloversville, New York. Born on May 10, 1834, in Hamilton, N.Y. Died on September 21, 22, or 23, 1861, at camp near Alexandria, Va, from disease.

 

Pvt. Charles H. Field, Co. H. buried in Robinson Cemetery, Weaubleau, Missouri. Born on March 1, 1843, in N.Y. Died on December 13 or 16, 1918, at Weaubleau, Mo.

 

Pvt. John Goulay, Co. H. buried in Bath National Cemetery, Bath, New York, in Section H, Row 9, Grave 8. Died on May 16, 1913.

 

Pvt. Samuel Hamilton, Co. H. buried in Rock Hill Cemetery, Rock Hill, Sullivan County, New York. Born on May 17, 1840. Died on February 4, 1908.

 

Capt. Peter Hogan, Co. H. buried in Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, New York, in Section 26, Lot 18. Born on September 12, 1827, in Albany, N.Y. Died on October 10, 1897, in Ballston, N.Y., at age 70. Died from Bright’s Disease.

 

Pvt. George Edgar Homan, Co. H. buried on Gaines’ Mill Battlefield, Virginia, in unmarked grave. Born on January (or June) 10, 1842. Killed on June 27, 1862. Body never sent home.

 

Pvt. Leonard (Isaac) Joralemon, Co. H. buried in Oakland Cemetery, Yonkers, New York, in Section 12, Lot 1929. Born on August 9, 1840, at Brooklyn, New York. Died January 3, 1918.

 

Pvt. Samuel Patrick Jordan, Co. H. buried in Laurel Grove Cemetery, Totowa, New Jersey. Died in 1863 or January 3, 1913.

 

Pvt. Samuel Richardson Kidder, Co. H. buried in West Cemetery, Plainville, Connecticut, in Plot 257, Section 3. Died in October 1911.

 

Sgt. Abner Ebenezer Kimball, Co. H. buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Owego, New York. Born on April 18, 1838, in Owego, N.Y. Died on August 4, 1900.

 

1st Lt. Thomas S. Lane, Co. H, buried in Laurel Grove Cemetery, Port Jervis, New York, in Lot 115, Section B. Born on December  11, 1839, in Cold Spring, N.Y. Died on April 19, 1907, in Middletown, N.Y.

 

Pvt. James Marsdale Larkin, Co. H. buried in Forest Home Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Section 16, Block 4, Lot 6, Grave 2. Originally buried in Section 4, Block 43, Lot 15. Removed to present spot on May 27, 1930. Born on March 15, 1846, in New York City, N.Y. Died on January 21, 1910, in Milwaukee, WI, from arterial sclerosis, at age 63.

 

Musician John J. Larkin, Co. H. buried in St. Agnes Cemetery, Menands, New York, in Section 15, Lot 246. Died on March 17, 1890.

 

Musician Edwin E. Mackey, Co. H. buried in Hillside Cemetery, Middletown, New York, in Section 5. Born in October 1838. Died on July 9, 1875, at age 37, 8 months.

 

Pvt. Robert McCollum Jr. Co. H. buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, Vermont. Born on June 21, 1843. Died on July 24, 1883, at Burlington, Vt. *It appears his grave was made into a driveway and obviously moved with no further information.

 

Cpl. Horace William McKoon, Co. H. buried in Long Eddy Cemetery, Long Eddy, Sullivan County, New York. Born on March 18, 1842. Died on April 5, 1924, at age 82.

 

Pvt. John Myers, Jr. Co. H. buried in Bath National Cemetery, Bath, New York, in Section I, Row 2, Grave 6. Died on May 12, 1915, in Bath, N. Y., at the age of 78 years.

 

Pvt. Frank Opeman, Co. H. buried in Old Van Cortlandtville Cemetery, Peekskill, New York. Died on July 11, 1892, at age 49.

 

Pvt. John Burdette Overton, Co. H. buried in Hillside Cemetery, Middletown, New York, in Section 9, Lot 1231. Born October 10, 1841, Wallkill, N.Y. Died on March 21, 1904, in Minn.

 

Cpl. William Plumer (alias of William Stuart), Co. H. buried in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Omaha, Nebraska. Born on February 29, 1845. Died on October 12, 1908, at age 63.

 

Capt. Theodore Caldwell Rogers, Co. H, buried on Gaines’ Mill Battlefield, Virginia, in unmarked grave. Killed June 27, 1862. Body never sent home. Fairfield East Cemetery, in Fairfield, Connecticut, Section A, has a memorial of him on family marker.

 

Pvt. Washington Irving Sawyer, Co. H. buried in Hillside Cemetery, Westport, New York. Born on March 8, 1839 in Westport, NY. Killed on June 27, 1862, at Gaines’ Mill, Va.

 

Pvt. William Shakell, Co. H. buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Midland, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada, no headstone. Born April 19, 1841, in England. Died August 16, 1926, from heart failure, at age 85 years, 3 months, 27 days.

 

Sgt. Chester C. Shaw, Co. H. buried in Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, New York, in Section 35, Lot 16. Born on May 15, 1842, in Carlton, N.Y. Died on March 30, 1888, in Albany, N.Y., from heart failure, at age 45 years, 10 months, 15 days.

 

Pvt. William Ansen Shaw, Co. H. buried in Glendale National Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia, in Section D, Grave 129. Died of disease at Harrison’s Landing, Va, August 4, 1862.

 

Pvt. Patrick Shay, Co. H. buried in Bath National Cemetery, Bath, New York, in Section B, Row 3, Grave 42. Born in Ireland. Died on December 8, 1888, at age 55.

 

Pvt. Jacob Sheil, Co. H. buried in (most likely) New Vernon Cemetery, aka Baptist Church Cemetery, in Mamakating Park, Sullivan County, New York. Death certificate shows Winterton, Bloomingburg, Sullivan County, N.Y. as burial. First wife buried at New Vernon. Born on April 9, 1839, in Baden, Germany. Died from influenza on March 3, 1913, at Kings Park, Long Island, N.Y. at age 73.

 

Pvt. William Snell, Co. H. buried in Mt. Moriah Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Soldier Section, Grave 156. Died of disease on September 5, 1862.

 

Pvt. John James Southard, Co. H. buried in Hillcrest Cemetery, Glencoe, Minnesota. Born in 1840. Died on September 2, 1878.

 

Pvt. William Speenburgh, Co. H. buried in Coeymans Hollow Cemetery, Coeymans Hollow, New York. Died of disease on transport near Ship Point, Va, on May 11, 1862.

 

Cpl. Henry Titsworth, Co. H. buried in Laurel Grove Cemetery, Port Jervis, New York, in Section E, 267. Born in 1846, in N. J. Died on March 12, 1901, at Port Jervis, N.Y.

 

2nd Lt. Rodney Stiles Vedder, Co. E & Co. H. buried in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia, in Section 3, Grave 1495. Born on January 16, 1842, in Schenectady, N.Y. Died of cerebral hemorrhage on April 10, 1904, at Washington, D.C.

 

Cpl. Samuel McKay Whitbeck, Co. H. buried in St. Michael’s Cemetery, Penn Yan, New York. Born on March 16, 1845, in Copake, N.Y. Died on August 10, 1922, in Penn Yan, N.Y., at age 77.

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