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The Civil War

CARROLL COUNTY VOLUNTEERS

Information on this page was graciously
contributed by James Grettenberg. His efforts
to compile this work are sincerely appreciated.

Page created and donated by Ralph Leonard III.


Iowa Record & Roster  

The 1860 Census population of Carroll County was 280. There were about 100 adult men in the county.
 This is a list and known military history of the 33 men from
Carroll County who enlisted, or were drafted.
                                                           
                                                                         James Grettenberg

 

NAME OF SOLDIER UNIT & COMPANY AGE AT ENLISTMENT RESIDENCE IN IOWA NATIVITY

Aldrich, Thomas B.

14th Iowa Infantry, Company C

31

Unknown

Unknown
NOTES: Subject to 1864 draft.
Enlisted/Mustered 11-18-1864. Transfer Company A.
Mustered out 08-08-1865, Davenport, IA.

Babbitt, Cyrus R.

39th Iowa Infantry, Company E

35

Carrollton

Vermont
NOTES: Enlisted 08-15-1862. Mustered 09-03-1862.
Mustered out 05-19-1865, Davenport, IA.

Cale, James F.

4th Iowa Infantry, Company C

23

Panora

Indiana
 NOTES: Enlisted 06-26-1861. Mustered 08-08-1861.
Died 01-04-1862, Rolla, MO.

Carney, Edmund

10th Iowa Infantry, Company H

29

Jefferson

Kentucky
 NOTES: Enlisted 8-23-1861. Mustered 09-07-1861.
Wounded in leg slightly, 05-16-1863, at Champion Hill, MS.
Transfer to Invalid Corps 02-15-1864.

Carter, William

39th Iowa Infantry, Company E

26

Carrollton

Indiana
NOTES: Enlisted 12-18-1863. Mustered 12-18-1863.
Killed in action 10-05-1864, Allatoona, GA.

Chambers, Alvy

10th
Iowa Infantry, Company H

20

Kendrick

New York
NOTES: Enlisted 8-23-1861. Mustered 09-07-1861.
Re-enlist & re-muster 01-01-1864
Mustered out 08-15-1865, Little Rock, AR.

Coombs, William

10th Iowa Infantry, Company H

19

Jefferson

Indiana
NOTES: Enlisted 08-23-1861. Mustered 09-07-1861.
Wounded in arms and head 05-16-1863, Champion Hill, MS.
Mustered out 09-28-1864, Kingston, GA., expiration of term of service.
 
NAME OF SOLDIER UNIT & COMPANY AGE AT ENLISTMENT RESIDENCE IN IOWA NATIVITY

Coonrad, John

39th Iowa Infantry, Company E

30

Carrollton

Ohio
NOTES: Enlisted 08-15-1862. Mustered 09-03-1862.
Died of disease 12-14-1862, Davenport, IA.

Curtis, Locke A.

4th Iowa Infantry, Company C

18

Panora

Indiana
NOTES: Enlisted 06-26-1861. Mustered 08-08-1861.
Died 01-27-1864 Memphis, TN.

Davis, Jacob K.

10th Iowa Infantry, Company B

23

Des Moines

Indiana
NOTES: Enlisted 08-23-1861. Mustered 09-06-1861.
Wounded; leg amputated 05 -16-1863 at Champion Hill.
Died of wounds 06-13-1863, Champion Hill, MS.

Davis, Squire A.

4th Iowa Infantry, Company C

29

Carrollton

Ohio
NOTES: Enlisted 03-18-1862.
Wounded in arm slightly 12-29-1862 at Vicksburg, MS. Wounded at Chickasaw Bayou, MS.
Discharged 03-07-1863.

Davis, William W.

4th Iowa Infantry, Company C

24

Carrollton

Ohio
NOTES: Enlisted 06-26-1861. Mustered 08-08-1861.
Re-enlisted and mustered 01-25-1864
Died of wounds 11-13-1864, Chattanooga, TN, Hospital No. 2.

Frazier, Samuel

39th Iowa Infantry, Company E

17

Carrollton

Indiana
NOTES: Enlisted 08-10 1882. Mustered in 09-03-1862.
Taken prisoner 12-30-1862, Shady Grove, TN.  Paroled.
War Department report: Died of disease at age 18, 08-08-1863, while at home on furlough,
Jasper Twp., Carroll County, IA.

Haney, Robert

39th Iowa Infantry, Company E

33

Carrollton

Pennsylvania
NOTES: Enlisted 08-15-1862. Mustered 09-03-1862.
Mustered out 06-05-1865 at Washington, D. C.
 
NAME OF SOLDIER UNIT & COMPANY AGE AT ENLISTMENT RESIDENCE IN IOWA NATIVITY

Higgins, Isaac

11th Iowa Infantry, Company F

23

Carrollton

Michigan
NOTES: Subject to 1864 draft.
Enlisted/Mustered 09-29-1964.
Mustered out 06-02-1865 at Washington, D.C.

Hockett, Elazar

39th Iowa Infantry, Company E

23

Greene Co.

Indiana
NOTES: Enlisted 08-15-1862. Mustered 09-03-1862.
Promoted Seventh Corporal 01-02-1864. Promoted Fifth Corporal 06-07-1864. Promoted Fifth Sergeant 04-09-1865.
Wounded slightly 10-05-1964 at Allatoona, Ga.
Mustered out 06-05-1865 at Washington, D. C.

Jerome, Orrin

39th Iowa Infantry, Company E

25

Carrollton

Illinois
NOTES: 18 month enlisted 1861, 7th Missouri Cavalry, Company H.
Wounded 08-16-1862 at Lone Jack, MO.
Enlist 12-28-1863, 39th Iowa Infantry, Company E. Transfer 7th Iowa Infantry 05-30-1865.
Muster out 1865 at Goldsboro, SC.

McLuen, James F.

39th Iowa Infantry, Company E

23

Carrollton

Ohio
NOTES: Enlisted 08-18-1862. Mustered 09-03-1862.
Mustered out 06-05-1865, Washington, D. C.

Mohler, Amos

39th Iowa Infantry, Company E

29

Carrollton

Pennsylvania
NOTES: Enlisted 08-15-1862. Mustered 09-03-1862.
Wounded slightly 12-31-1862 at Parker's Crossroads, TN.
Mustered out 06-05-1865, Washington D. C.

Monroe, Joseph W.

4th Iowa Infantry, Company C

21

Guthrie Co.

Ohio
NOTES: Also lived in Carrollton.
Enlisted 6-26-1861. Mustered 08-08-1861. Re-Enlisted/Mustered 01-25-1864
Promoted 4th Corporal, 12-16-1864; 3rd Corporal, 03-22-1865.
Mustered out 07-24-1865 at Louisville, Kentucky.
 
NAME OF SOLDIER UNIT & COMPANY AGE AT ENLISTMENT RESIDENCE IN IOWA NATIVITY

Monroe,
Warren

91st Illinois Infantry, Company I

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown
NOTES: Muster out rank, Sergeant.

Morris, James F.

39th Iowa Infantry, Company E

18

Carrollton

Virginia
NOTES: Enlisted 08-15-1862. Mustered 09-03-1862 as Second Corp.
Wounded severely 12-31-1862 at Parker's Cross Roads, TN.
Promoted Fifth Sergeant 04-15-1863.
Died of disease 05-22-1863, Corinth, MS.

Puntenney, Parker T.

4th Iowa Cavalry, Company C

37

Carroll Co.

Ohio
NOTES: Enlisted/Mustered 12-28-1863.
Muster out 08-08-1865 at Atlanta, GA.

Rhoades, Cyrus

4th Iowa Infantry, Company C

28

Carrollton

Indiana
NOTES: Enlisted 05-18-1862.
Wounded in hand slightly 12-29-1862 at Vicksburg, MS.
Discharged for disability 08-12-1863.

Rhoads, Abijah

4th Iowa Infantry, Company C

18

Panora

Indiana
NOTES: Enlisted 06-13-1862.
Discharged 06-15-1862

Rowley, Lacey

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown
NOTES: Subject to 1864 draft.
(Killed in South) ??

Salisbury, Leonard

39th Iowa Infantry, Company E

24

Lake City

Michigan
NOTES: Enlisted 02-13-1864, for 3 years. Mustered 02-13-1864.
Transferred 05-30-1865 to Seventh Iowa Infantry, Company H.
 
NAME OF SOLDIER UNIT & COMPANY AGE AT ENLISTMENT RESIDENCE IN IOWA NATIVITY

Short, George W.

10th Iowa Infantry, Company H.

21

Lake City

Indiana
NOTES: Enlisted 08-23-1861. Mustered 09-07-1861.
Promoted Third Corporal 03-05-1862.
Wounded in right leg severely 05-16-1883 at Champion Hill, MS.
Discharged 08-11-1863, on account of wounds.

Short, Luther S.

39th Iowa Infantry, Company E

18

Greene Co.

Indiana
NOTES: Enlisted/Mustered 02-10-1864.
Transfer 05-30-1865 to 7th Iowa Infantry, Company H.
Mustered out 07-02-1865 at Louisville, KY

Stevens, Alpheus

39th Iowa Infantry, Company E

29

Greene Co.

Canada
NOTES: Enlisted 08-15-1862. Mustered 09-03-1862.
Mustered out 06-05-1865, Washington, D. C.

Tietsort, Charles H.

39th Iowa Infantry, Company E

17

Greene Co.

Michigan
NOTES: Lived in Kendrick Twp, Greene Co.
Enlisted/Mustered 03-21-1864. Taken prisoner 10-05-1864 at Allatoona GA. Paroled.
Transfer 05-30-1865 to 7th Iowa Infantry, Company H..

Tillittson, Charles A.

39th Iowa Infantry, Company E

31

Lake City

Michigan
NOTES: Enlisted 01-02-1864. Mustered 01-02-1864.
Wounded severely 10-05-1864 at Allatoona, GA
Died of wounds 01-06-1865, Louisville, KY.

Wright, Coleman R.

10th Iowa Infantry, Company H

21

Jefferson

Indiana
NOTES: Enlisted 08-23-1961. Mustered 09-07-1861.
Re-enlisted/Mustered 02-01-1864
Promoted First Corporal 11-01-1864.
Died 02-19-1865, Columbia, SC.

Killed in action, died of wounds or disease ........ 10

Samuel Frazier is the only Carroll County casualty of the Civil War to be buried in Carroll County.
He is also probably one of the youngest of the 13,500 Iowa casualties of the war.

Compiled by James Grettenberg - 10.20.07

 

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