Complete Record,
as Required by Chapter 690, of the Laws of 1865,
Relating to
Officers, Soldiers and Seamen
Composing the Quotas of the Troops Furnished to 
the United States
by the 
Town of Lexington
County of Greene
State of New York,
in the War of the Rebellion, and covering the period from the 15th day of April 1861
to the date of the Certificate of the Town Clerk, attached to this Record


From the microfilm copy located at the New York State Library in Albany, transcribed by Scott Wichmann

Every effort has been made to transcribe this record accurately, however the original microfilm was difficult to read, so errors are possible

This project is in Memory of Frances Garrett Zuhowski, whose daughter donated funds in her name to make this project possible


 

NAME RESIDENCE BIRTHDATE BIRTHPLACE PRESENT RANK REGIMENT COMPANY E-WHEN ENLISTED, M-WHEN MUSTERED & RANK ENLISTED FOR M-MONTHS  Y-YEARS PLACE OF ENLISTMENT W-WHITE  C-COLORED BOUNTY PAID BY TOWN BOUNTY PAID BY COUNTY RELIEF GRANTED TO FAMILY BY TOWN S-SINGLE  M-MARRIED NAME OF PARENTS & PRESENT OCCUPATION NOTES
Wright, Napoleon Lexington, N.Y. (blank) Lexington Private (blank) (blank) Drafted Sept. 7, 1863; Private 3y Kingston (blank) (blank) None M Smith; Laborer (blank)
Avery, Jeremiah Penna. (blank) (blank) Private Substitute (blank) E: Sept. 26/63; M: Sept. 26/63; Private (blank) Kingston (blank) (blank) None (blank); Farmer (blank)
Spaulding, Joseph Canada (blank) (blank) Private (blank) (blank) E: Oct. 1/64; M: Oct. 1/64; (blank) 1y Kingston (blank) (blank) None (blank); Farmer (blank)
Parker, Enos Lexington, N.Y. (blank) Lexington Private (blank) (blank) E: Oct. 1/64; M: Oct. 1/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) (blank) None Warren, Elenor Gora; Farmer Discharged by general Order in June, 1865; P.O. addres Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.
Smyers, William Germany (blank) (blank) Private (blank) (blank) E: Oct. 1/64; M: Oct. 1/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) (blank) None (blank); Carpenter (blank)
Daly, John Ireland (blank) (blank) Private (blank) (blank) E: Oct. 3/64; M: Oct. 3/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) (blank) None (blank); Boatman (blank)
Burns, Francis H. Ireland (blank) (blank) Private (blank) (blank) E: Oct. 3/64; M: Oct. 3/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) (blank) None (blank); Shoemaker (blank)
Kitz, William Germany (blank) (blank) Private (blank) (blank) E: Oct. 4/64; M: Oct. 4/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) (blank) None (blank); Clerk (blank)
Welch, John Penna. (blank) (blank) Private (blank) (blank) E: Oct. 4/64; M: Oct. 4/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) (blank) None (blank); Boatman (blank)
Kelly, Dennis Canada (blank) (blank) Private (blank) (blank) E: Oct. 4/64; M: Oct. 4/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) (blank) None (blank); Seaman (blank)
McFarland, John Canada (blank) (blank) Private Substitute (blank) E: Oct. 4/64; M: Oct. 4/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) (blank) (blank) S (blank); Seaman (blank)
Brown, Edward Ireland (blank) (blank) Private (blank) (blank) E: Oct. 4/64; M: Oct. 4/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) (blank) (blank) M (blank); Laborer (blank)
Smith, Henry C. Canada (blank) (blank) Private (blank) (blank) E: Oct. 4/64; M: Oct. 4/64; Private (blank) Kingston (blank) (blank) (blank) S (blank); Gardiner (blank)
Cunningham, George Canada (blank) (blank) Private (blank) (blank) E: Oct. 5/64; M: Oct. 5/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) (blank) (blank) M (blank); Sailor (blank)
Decker, Thomas N.Y. (blank) (blank) Private (blank) (blank) E: Oct. 5/64; M: Oct. 5/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) (blank) (blank) S (blank); Farmer (blank)
Seefest, Augustus Germany (blank) (blank) Private (blank) (blank) E: Oct. 7/64; M: Oct. 7/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) (blank) (blank) M (blank); Sailor (blank)
Bryce, Hugh Scotland (blank) (blank) Private (blank) (blank) E: Oct. 7/64; M: Oct. 7/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) (blank) (blank) S (blank); Tailor (blank)
Arnett, Augustus Wales (blank) (blank) Private (blank) (blank) E: Oct. 7/64; M: Oct. 7/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) (blank) (blank) S (blank); Cooke Deserted
Doyle, John Canada (blank) (blank) Private (blank) (blank) E: Oct. 7/64; M: Oct. 7/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) (blank) (blank) S (blank); Sailor Deserted Oct. 8, 1864
Hackett, James Ireland (blank) (blank) Private 15 N.Y. Eng. G E: Oct. 6/64; M: Oct. 6/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) $325 None S (blank); Harness Maker (blank)
Morse, Geo. F. N.Y. (blank) (blank) Private 91 N.Y. H E: Oct. 6/64; M: Oct. 6/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) $325 None S (blank); Clerke (blank)
Skelton, Christopher P. Mass. (blank) (blank) Private 91 N.Y. H E: Oct. 6/64; M: Oct. 6/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) $325 None S (blank); Booke Binder (blank)
Robinson, George N.J. (blank) (blank) Private 91 N.Y. H E: Oct. 6/64; M: Oct. 6/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) $325 None S (blank); Carpenter (blank)
Beemer, Alva c. N.J. (blank) (blank) Private 50 N.Y. B E: Oct. 6/64; M: Oct. 6/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) $325 None M (blank); Farmer (blank)
Kelly, James N.Y. (blank) (blank) Private 50 N.Y. B E: Oct. 6/64; M: Oct. 6/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) $325 None (?) (blank); Laborer (blank)
Trowbridge, Frank C. Michigan (blank) (blank) Private 13 N.Y. A E: Oct. 6/64; M: Oct. 6/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) $325 None S (blank); Clerke (blank)
Healy, John J. N.J. (blank) (blank) Private 100 N.Y. C E: Oct. 6/64; M: Oct. 6/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) $325 None S (blank); Hatter (blank)
Beavira, Melville N.Y. (blank) (blank) Private 156 N.Y. F E: Oct. 6/64; M: Oct. 6/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) $325 None S (blank); Segar Maker (blank)
Klemm, Henry Germany (blank) (blank) Private 13 N.Y. F E: Oct. 6/64; M: Oct. 6/64; Private 1y ? (1M) Kingston (blank) $325 None S (blank); Farmer (blank)
Kinney, John N.Y. (blank) (blank) Private 100 N.Y. C E: Oct. 6/64; M: Oct. 6/64; Private 1y Kingston (blank) $325 None S (blank); Painter (blank)
Ward, James N.Y. (blank) (blank) Private 192 N.Y. B E: Mch. 25/65; M: Mch. 25/65; Private 3y Kingston (blank) $600 None S (blank); Driver (blank)
Lounsbury, Joseph N.Y. (blank) (blank) Private 20 N.Y. F E: Mch. 25/65; M: Mch. 25/65; Private 3y Kingston (blank) $600 None S (blank); Farmer (blank)
Smith, John N.Y. (blank) (blank) Private 192 N.Y. B E: Mch. 27/65; M: Mch. 27/65; Private 3y Kingston (blank) $600 None S (blank); Teamster (blank)
Watson, James N.Y. (blank) (blank) Private 192 N.Y. F E: Mch. 27/65; M: Mch. 27/65; Private 3y Kingston (blank) $600 None S (blank); Painter (blank)
Pettis, Gilbert Lexington, Greene Co. Mch. 7, 1826? Lexington Capt.  120 F E: Aug. 22/62; M: Aug. 22/62; 1st. Lieut. 3y Kingston (blank) (blank) None S Wm. W., Sally Van Valkenburgh; Carpenter Promoted Capt. Co. F Jany. 15/64; in Battle Chancellorsville, Gettysburgy, Kelly's Ford, James Cityisline Run; Wilderness, Spotsylvania; at Talopotney; taken prisoner June 1/64; sent to Libby Prison, Richmond; taken to Macon, Ga. From thence to Charleston; Placed under fire; taken to Columbia; Thence to Charlotte, N.C.; Paroled Mch. 1/65; Eschanged May 1/65; returned to Regt.; Disgd. June 9/65; P.O. Adress Lexington
Scutt, Abram Lexington, Greene Co. Jany. 22, 1833 Schor. Co., N.Y. Private 120 F E: Aug. 13/62; M: Aug. 22/62; Private 3y Kingston (blank) (blank) None M John, Betsey Scutt; Farmer In Battles Fredricksburgh, Chancellorsville, Gettysburgh, Wamping Heights, James City, Locust Grove, Kelly's Ford & Petersburgh; Discharged June 9, 1865; P.O. Address Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.
Allen, Wellington Clay Lexington, Greene Co. Jany. 22, 1842 Schor. Co., N.Y. Private 20 G E: Oct. 25/61; M: Oct. 25/61; Private 3y Kingston (blank) (blank) None S Jacob M., Hettie A.; Farmer In Battles Normane Ford, Sulphur Spings, Gainsville, 2nd Bull Run, Chantilla, South Mountain, Antietam, Fredericksburgh.  Discharged Oct. 25/64.  P.O. Address Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.; Wounded at Antietam Slightly in right leg. 
Parks, John Curtis Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Dec. 17, 1843 Schor. Co., N.Y. Private 20 G E: Oct. 25/61; M: Oct. 25/61; Private 3y Kingston (blank) (blank) None S Daniel, Nancy: Farmer In Battles Normans Ford, Sulpher Springs, Gainsville, 2nd Bull Run, Chantilla, Gettysburgh; at Battle of Fredericksburgh; Wounded in left arm; Permantly disabled; Discharged Oct. 25/64.  P.O. Adress Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.
Butler, Wellington Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Mch. 6, 1844 Lexington Private 20 G E: Mch. 8/62; M: Mch. 8/62; Private 3y Lexington (blank) (blank) None S James; Irene Goes; Farmer In Battles Normans Ford, Sulphur Springs, Gainesville, 2nd Bull Run; Wounded at 2nd Bull Run in Right Shoulder with loss of arm.  Discharged Nov. 10/62 in consequence of his wound.  P.O. address Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.
Butler, George Lexington, Greene Co.N.Y. Mch. 8, 1841 Lexington 1st. Corp. 20 G E: 1861; M: 1861; Private 3y Lexington (blank) (blank) None S James; Irene Goes; Farmer In Battles Normans Ford, Sulphur Springs, Gainesville, 2nd Bull Run.  Wounded at 2nd Bull Run & Died in consequence.  Buried in Washington, D.C.
Butler, Jackson Lexington (blank) Lexington, Greene Co. Private 20 G E: Feby 2,/62; M: Feby. 6/62; Private 3y Lexington (blank) (blank) None M James, Eliza Rose; Shoemaker In Battles, 2nd Bull Run, Gettysburgh; taken Prisoner at 2nd Bull Run.  Paroled on BattleField; Exchanged Dec./62, Returned toRegt.; Discharged Feby, 1865.  P.O. Address Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.
Whitney, Leonard Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Jany. 1, 1844 Del. Co., N.Y. Private 20 A E: Dec. 10/63; M: Dec. 10/63; Private 3y Lexington (blank) (blank) None S Alfred, Phoebe; Farmer Still in the Service
Whitney, Jonathan Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. 1846 Del. Co., N.Y. 1st. Corp. 20 A E: Dec. 15/63; M: Dec. 15/63; Private 3y Lexington (blank) (blank) None S Alfred, Phoebe; Farmer Promoted to 1st Corporal.  Still in Service
Houghtaling, Stephen A. Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. May 8, 1830 Del. Co., N.Y.  ? Sergt. Cavly. A E: Dec. 7/63; M: Dec. 7/63; Private 2y Hancocke (blank) (blank) $200 per week for 3 years (blank) Mathew, Hannah;; Farmer Deserted from 20th Regt.; reenlisted in Cavalry; With Sheridan in all his raids; Wounded in four places one Wound bad yet; Discharged July 18/65; P.O. Address Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.
Wheeler, George Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. July 22, 1826 Lexington, N.Y. 1st Lieut. 20 R E: Apr. 22/61; M: May 12/61; 1st Lieut. 3m Lexington, N.Y. W (blank) (blank) None M Hiram, Sally Chapman; Farmer Resigned June 22, 1861 in consequence of sickness; P.O. Address Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.
Chapman, Walter Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. (blank) (blank) Private 20 G E: Jany 10/64; M: Jany 10/64; Private 3y Kingston, N.Y. W (blank) (blank) None S Nelson, Betsey Rivenburgh; Farmer Died from Sickness acquired in service. Buried at City Point, Va.
Van Valkenburgh, Jacob Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. July 1, 1848 (blank) Private 20 G E: Sept. 17/64; M: Sept. 17/64; Private 1y Kingston, N.Y. W (blank) (blank) None S Abram, Charity Decker; Farmer Mustered out June 17/65; P.O. address Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y.
Fiero, Coonrad Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Oct. 7, 1813 Greeneville, N.Y. Private 20 G E: Jany 20/64; M: Jany 26/64; (blank) 3y Kingston, N.Y. W (blank) (blank) None M Samuel, Hannah Heavener; Carpenter After serving over one year was discharged on account of sickness acquired in the service; P.O. address Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.
Bonestell, John Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Mch. 30, 1831 Ulster Co., N.Y. Private 120 F E: Aug. 9/62; M: Aug. 22/62; Private 3y Lexington, N.Y. W (blank) (blank) None M Abram, Catharin Ricke; Farmer In Battles Fredericksburgh, Chancellorsville, Gettysburgh, Wamping Heights, James City; taken prisoner; taken 1st to Libby, thence to Scotts Factory, Pemberton, Bell Island, Andersonville, was there six months; Paroled at Savannah Nov. 20/64.  Returned to Regt; Mustered out of service June 9/65. P.O. address Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.
Ford, Edward Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Oct. 12, 1842 Lexington, N.Y. Corp 120 F E: Aug. 9/62; M: Aug. 22/62; Private 3y Lexington, N.Y. W (blank) (blank) None S David, Abigail Faulkner; Farmer In Battles Fredericksburgh, Chancellorsville; Wounded at Gettysburgh July 2/63 & taken Prisoner 1st to Libby, thence to Scotts Factory, Pemberton, Bell Island, Andersonville, there six months; Paroled at Savannah; Returned to Tegt; Mustered out June 9/65; P.O. address Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y.
Cunningham, John Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. June 22, 1832 Ulster Co., N.Y. Private 20 G E: Feby 12/64; M: Feby 13/64; Private 3y Kingston, N.Y. W (blank) (blank) None S Conda, Bridget O'Donnell; Farmer Detailed for Guard duty at Albany; transferred to Harts Island; discharged May 17, 1865; P.O. address Westkill, N.Y.
Butler, Linne Stephen Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. April 8, 1838 Lexington, N.Y. Private 20 G E: Apr. 22/61; M: May 12/61; Private 3m Kingston, N.Y. W (blank) (blank) None M Stephen W. Jr., Matilda Place: Farmer Reenlisted Sept. 1/62 for 3 years; In Battles Fredericksburgh, Gettysburgh; discharged June 17/65; P.O. address Westkill, N.Y.
Butler, Wm. Parks Lexington Nov. 8, 1840 Lexington Private 20 G E: Apr. 22/61; M: May 12/61; Private 3m Kingston, N.Y. W (blank) (blank) None S Stephen W. Jr., Matilda Place: Farmer Reenlisted Sept. 1/62 for 3 years; In Battles Fredericksburgh, Gettysburgh; discharged June 17/65; P.O. address Westkill, N.Y.
Butler, Eber Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. July 8, 1827 Lexington, N.Y. Private 20 G E: 1864; M: 1864; Private 3y Kingston, N.Y. W (blank) (blank) None M Stephen W. Jr., Matilda Place: Farmer Died from Sickness acquired in the service; Remains Buried at Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y.
Bonestell, James Phillip Lexington, N.Y. Oct. 21, 1824 Ulster Co., N.Y. 1st Sergt 20 G E: Sept. 13/61; M: Sept. 16/61; Private 3y Lexington, N.Y. W (blank) (blank) None S Abram, Catharin Ricke; Farmer After serving over two years Reenlisted Dec. 30/63 for 3 years; In Battle 2nd Bull Run, Gettysburgh; Wounded at Gettysburgh; Still in the service; P
Van Valkenburgh, Nicholas Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Dec. 2, 1829 Lexington Private 20 G E: Sept. 1/62; M: Sept. 1/62; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M Peter J., Amanda Smith, Farmer In Battles Fredericksburgh; Wounded at Gettysburgh; transferred to the V.R.C. Nov. 24/64; discharged July 3/65; P.O. address Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.
Van Valkenburgh, Peter B. Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. April 2, 1838 Lexington, N.Y. Private 20 G E: Sept. 1/62; M: Sept. 1/62; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M Peter J., Amanda Smith, Farmer In Battles Fredericksburgh & Gettysburgh; discharged June 17/65; P.O. address Westkill, N.Y.
Perry, Horatio l. Lexington Sept. 10, 1843 Greene Co., N.Y. Private 121 F E: Aug. 23/62; M: Aug. 23/62; Private 3y Otsego Co. W (blank) (blank) None S John D., Lavira J. Aldrige; Farmer discharged July 5, 1865; P.O. address Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.
Van Valkenburgh, Arthur Tappan Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Mch. 14, 1848 Lexington, N.Y. Private 20 G E: Jany 27/65; M: Jany 28/65; Private 1y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S Jacob, Pamelia Ann Van V.; Farmer In Battle before Petersburgh; Still in service
Parker, Henry Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Jany 27, 1842 Lexington, N.Y. Private 20 G E: Jany 27/65; M: Jany 28/65; (blank) 1y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M Warren, Elenor Goes; Farmer In Battle before Petersburgh; Still in service
Rider, Briggs Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. July 6, 1843 Lexington, N.Y. Corp 20 H E: Jany 10/62; M: Jany 10/62; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M John, Sarah Buzen; Farmer After serving 1 year & 7 months died of Camp distemper; Remains buried at Shandaken, Ulster Co., N.Y.
Rider, John Barnet Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Feb. 20, 1845 Lexington, N.Y. 2nd Sergt 20 K E: Jany 10/62; M: Jany 10/62; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S John, Sarah Buzen; Farmer Still in the service
Kelly, James Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Aug. 6, 1848 Ulster Co., N.Y. Private 100 E E: Oct. 5/64; M: Oct. 5/64; Private 1y Kingston W (blank) $1,850 None S Patrick, Hannah Cole; Farmer Wounded at the taking of Petersburgh; discharged July 19, 1865; P.O. address Bushnellsville, Greene Co., N.Y.
Kelly, John Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Jan. 20, 1846 Ulster Co., N.Y. Private 15 Cav. L E: Jany 18/64; M: Jany 20/64; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S Patrick, Hannah Cole; Farmer In Battles New Market, Piedmont, Lynchburgh, Winchester; the balance of his time with Sheridan in his raids; discharged Aug. 22/65; P.O. address Bushnellsville, Greene Co., N.Y.
Dougherty, Henry Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. June 30, 1833 Greene Co.  Private 20 D E: Sept., 1862; M: Sept., 1862; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M Gilbert, Mary Garrison; Farmer Discharged June 1865; P.O. address Bushnellsville, Greene Co., N.Y.
White, Henry C. Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. July 4, 1840 Penna. Private 20 K E: Feby 3/62; M: Feby 3/62; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M William, Julia Cole; Farmer Discharged Feby 8/64; Reenlisted Feby 8/64 for three years; stille in service; Wounded from Explosion at City Point
Higgins, John A. Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. July 4, 1836 Liverpool, Eng. Private 15 Cavl. (blank) E: Dec. 19/63; M: Dec. 19/63; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M George, Catharine; Farmer Discharged Aug. 9/65; P.O. Bushnellsville, Greene Co., N.Y.
Hinkley, Abram C. Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. May 3, 1812 Dutchess Co. Private 20 I E: Sept. 25/61; M: Sept. 27/61; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M John, Esther Brown; Farmer Died Dec. 12/61; Remains Buried near Falls church, Va.
Baldwin, John Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Mch. 5, 1842 Lexington, N.Y. Private 20 G E: Jany 6/64; M: Jany 6/64; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S Orrin, Betsey E. Ford; Farmer In Battle of Petersburgh; Still in Service
Baldwin, Riley Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Mch. 3, 1842 Lexington, N.Y. Private 20 G E: Jany 6/64; M: Jany 6/64; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S Orrin, Betsey E. Ford; Farmer In Battle of Petersburgh; Still in Service
Goes, Aaron Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Oct. 11, 1835 Lexington, N.Y. Private 120 F E: Aug. 8/62; M: Aug. 22/62; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S Petr, Christiana Van Valkenburgh; Farmer Engaged in Battles Frederichsburgh, Chancellersville, Gettysburgy, Madison City, Locust Grove, Wildersness; Wounded May 5/64; Discharged Aug. 11/65; P.O. address Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y. 
Mayse, Orville Delos Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Aug. 4, 1827 Middleton, Del.Co., N.Y. Private 20 D E: Jany, 1864; M: Jany, 1864; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M Horace, Mazilla Foster; Farmer Still in service
Fieroe, Albinoes Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Jany 22, 1841 Lexington, N.Y. Private 20 G E: Aug. 19/61; M: Aug. 22/61; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M Coonrad, Sally Ann Butler; Farmer Discharged Oct., 1862 in consequence of loss of finger in battle; P.O. address Shokener, Ulster Co., N.Y.
Riley, Francis Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. (blank) Lexington, N.Y. Private 20 A E: Feby 12/64; M: Feby 12/64; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S James, Anna Mackey; Farmer Still in service
Downs, David Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Nov. 30, 1820 Milford, Conn. Private 20 G E: Aug. 21/62; M: Aug. 21/62; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M Mathew, Sarah Everts; Tanner & Shoemaker Discharged Mch 15/64 by Reason of Surgeon Certificate; Engaged in Battles Fredericksburgh, Gettysburgh.  P.O. address Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.
Downs, Robert Griffith Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. June 21, 1845 Hunter, Greene Co., N.Y. Private 20 G E: Jany 18/62; M: Jany 18/62; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S David, Caroline Van Valkenburgh; Tanner Engaged in Battles 2nd Bull Run, Gettysburgh.  Discharged Jany 26, 1865.  P.O. address Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.
Downs, Albert Alonzo Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Sept. 7, 1843 Hunter, Greene Co., N.Y. Private 20 G E: Sept. 12/61; M: Sept. 12/61; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S David, Caroline Van Valkenburgh; Tanner Engaged in Battles Bull Run & Gettysburgh.  Discharged Sept. 12/64.  P.O. address Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.
Decker, John Ogden Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Jany 10, 1849 Lexington, N.Y. Private 20 G E: Jany 19/64; M: Jany 19/64; Private 3y Pokeepsie, N.Y. W (blank) (blank) None S Isaac C., Polly Lament; Farmer Still Deserted Sept. 1865
Humphrey, George Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Nov. 23, 1842 Lexington, N.Y. Private 20 G E: Jany 1864; M: Jany 1864; Private (blank) Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S Norman, Polly Turcke; Farmer Still in Service
Greene, William Charles Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Feby 15, 1829 England Private 20 G E: Sept. 19/64; M: Sept.19/64; Private 1y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M Joseph, Elizabeth Bryant; Tanner Discharged June 17, 1865.  P.O. adddress Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.
Baily, Benjamin Lexington 1828 Conn. Private 20 K E: Oct. 11/64; M: Oct. 11/64; Private 1y Kingston W (blank) (blank) $10 M (blank); Laborer Still in service
Butler, Rensealer L. Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. June 12, 1840 Lexington, N.Y. Private 20 G E: Mch 8/64; M: Mch 10/64; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M Jonathan, Lavina Schermerhorn; Farmer Still in service
Lake, Richard Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. (blank) (blank) Private 120 F E: Aug. 22/62; M: Aug. 22/62; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M Richard, Freelove Robison; Farmer Deserted Oct. 9, 1862, still a deserter
Briggs, Levi Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. (blank) (blank) Private 120 F E: Aug. 22/62; M: Aug. 22/62; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M John, Martha Johnston; Laborer Deserted Oct. 9, 1862, still a deserter
Van Valkenburgh, Jas. Monroe Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Aug. 2, 1841 Lexington, N.Y. 1st Lieut. 20 G E: Sept. 17/61; M: Sept. 17/61; 2nd Lieut. 3y Kingston, N.Y. W (blank) (blank) None M Lucas, Amelia A. Pecke; Farmer After lserving over one year was severely wounded at 2nd Bull Run and Discharged in Consequence thereof Jany 14, 1863; P.O. address Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y.
Thompson, Martin Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Apl. 14, 1826 Lexington, N.Y. Private 20th Indep. Battery (blank) E: Sept. 10/64; M: Sept. 10/64 1y Tarrytown, N.Y. W (blank) (blank) None M John, Sally Deyoe; Farmer Transferred fro Battery 20 to Battery 12 on the 17th Feby 1865; discharged June 14/65.  P.O. address Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y.
Dauhand, Addison Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Nov. 23, 1845 Lexington, N.Y. Private 20 G E: Mch. 10/64; M: Mch. 10/64; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M Lemuel, Mary Maben; Farmer Deserted Nov. 1864
Williams, Robert Faulkner Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Sept. 4, 1845 Lexington, N.Y. Private 61 E E: Mch. 10/64; M: Mch. 10/64; Private 3y N.Y. listy W (blank) (blank) None S Chancey, Irene Finch; Waggon Maker Discharged July 14/65; Engaged in Battles Wilderness, Petersburgh.  Wounded in Battle with Johnston; discharged by General Order No. 2.  Provl. Corps July 7/65.  P.O. address Lexington, Green Co., N.Y.
Bloodgood, James Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Oct. 6, 1827 Catskill, Greene Co., N.Y. Private 20 D E: Feby 28/64; M: Feby 28/64; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M William, Loretta Pilham; cooper Still in service
Van Valkenburgh, Loving Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Oct. 3, 1832 Lexington Private 20 G E: Sept. 19/64; M: Sept.19/64; Private 1y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S Isaac T., Elizabeth Chamberlain; Blacksmith Discharged June 19/65 by General Order.  P.O. address Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y.
Cole, Austin Henry Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Sept. 19, 1828 Lexington, N.Y. 1st Corpl. 15 N.Y. Engineers (blank) E: Feby 5/64; M: Feby 5/64; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S Henry H., Philina Peck; Laborer Promoted to 1st Corporal April 1864; discharged June 28/65.  P.O. address Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y.
Frayer, Danforth J. Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Sept. 19, 1838 Lexington, N.Y. Private 177 C E: Nov. 20/62; M: Nov. 20/62; Private 9m Albany W (blank) (blank) None M Peter P., Margaret Silvernail; Farmer At the Expiration of term was discharged.  Reenlisted Sept. 9, 1864 for 1 year; discharged by General Order June 27/65; P.O. address Prattsville, Greene Co., N.Y.
Frayer, Wm. W. Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. June 15, 1845 Lexington, N.Y. Private 177 C E: Nov. 20/62; M: Nov. 20/62; Private 9m Albany W (blank) (blank) None S Peter P., Margaret Silvernail; Farmer At the Expiration of term was discharged.  Reenlisted Jany 1864 for 3 years.  Still in service in 4th Heavey Art'y, Co. M; was in the siege of Port Hudson; Came off without a Wound.
Deyoe, Albert Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. (blank) (blank) Private 177 C E: Nov. 20/62; M: Nov. 20/62; Private 9m Albany W (blank) (blank) None M Martin, Sally Frayer; Farmer Died Aug. 22/63 of sickness acquired in service; Remains Buried at Vicksburgh
Ford, Henry Rennsealer Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. June 5, 1834 Lexington, N.Y. Private 99 Indiana A E: Aug. 9/62; M: Sept. 27/62; Private 3y Indiana W (blank) (blank) None M Henry I., Elizabeth Davies; Farmer Discharged Mch. 31, 1863 by reason of Surgeons Certificate at Lagrange, Tenn.; P.O. address Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y.
Cole, Edward Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. (blank) Lexington, N.Y. Private 120 F E: Aug. 22/62; M: Aug. 22/62P Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S John, Electa Conklin; Farmer Wounded July 2/62;; Discharged May 1, 1863; Leg amputated.  P.O. address Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y.
Ford, Francis Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y.   Lexington, N.Y. Private 120 F E: Aug. 22/62; M: Aug. 22/62P Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M Philo, Nancy Kipp; Farmer Discharged April 11/63.  P.O. address Tonica, Lasalle Co., Ill.
Benjamin, Horatio Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Mch. 2, 1832 Hunter, Greene Co., N.Y. Corp. 120 F E: Aug. 22/62; M: Aug. 22/62P Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M Moses, Maria Brag; Farmer Promoted to Corporagl Dec. 1/62; Wounded May 3/63; Transferred to V.r.C. Mch. 15/64; discharged by General Order.  P.O. address Glens Falls, NY.
Augh, Phillip Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Apl. 28, 1841 Lexington, N.Y. Private 20 G E: Sept., 1861; M: Sept., 1861; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S Miles, Betsey Decker; Farmer After being in service 17 months, was Wounded at 2nd Bull Run & discharged in Consequence thereof.  Reenlisted Jany 5, 1864 in 4th Heavy Arty; Was Killed at Petersburgh June 18/64; buried on field.
Augh, George W. Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Aug. 6, 1843 Lexington, N.Y. Private 20 G E: Mch. 8/64; M: Mch. 8/64; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S Miles, Betsey Decker; Farmer Still in service
Van Valkenburgh, John P. Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. May 12, 1843 Lexington, N.Y. Private 20 G E: Oct. 23/61; M: Oct. 23/61; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S Peter G., Maria Shaffer; Farmer After serving over two years was discharged by reason of Reenlistment; Reenlisted Jany 1, 1864 for three years.  Still in the service.  P.O. address Lexington
Van Valkenburgh, Monroe Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. May 1, 1835 Lexington Private 20 G E: Oct. 23/61; M: Oct. 23/61; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M Peter G., Maria Shaffer; Farmer Died April 4, 1862 of sickness acquired in service.  Remains Buried Near Washington, D.C.
Shaffer, William (blank) May 7, 1826 Columbia Co. Private 20 G E: Sept. 1/62; M: Sept. 1/62; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M Casper, Sally Brownell; Farmer After being in service about one year was severely Wounded at the Battle of Gettysburgh; discharged June 17/65 by General Order No. 94.  P.O. address Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.
Wheeler, Francis Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. July 4, 1840 Lexington, N.Y. Private 20 G E: Mch. 8/64; M: Mch. 8/64; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S William, Caroline Butler; Farmer Missing, supposed to be dead
Finch, George Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Oct. 10, 1839 Lexington, N.Y. Private 24 D E: Sep. 1861; M: Sep. 1861; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S Benjamin, Bethaney Tompkins; Farmer Killed at 2nd Bull Run; Buried on field
Grant, William P. Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Sept. 14, 1836 Ulster Co., N.Y. Private 120 B E: Aug. 20/62; M: Aug. 20/62; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M Peter, Loreni V andevoort; Farmer Taken Sick with Chronic Diarheah & Typhoid Fever & left the Regt Feby 1863; Deserter
Barker, Wm. Henry Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. April 3, 1848 Roxbury, Del. Co., N.Y. Private 120 B E: Jany 4/64; M: Jany 4/64; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S Edmund, Maria Breasted; Farmer Engaged in Battles Wilderness, Spottsylvania, Cold Harbor, Petersburgh, Hatchins Run, Deep Bottom, Locust Grove; discharged June 9/65 under Provision L.O. No. 158; P.O. address Shundaker, Ulster Co., N.Y.
Van Valkenburgh, Henry Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Jany 6, 1842 Lexington, N.Y. Private 120 B E: Jany 4/64; M: Jany 4/64; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S Jacob, Elizabeth Miller; Farmer Died in Consequence of Sickness acquired in the service Oct. 15/64
Tompkins, Wesley Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. July 12, 1844 Lexington, N.Y. Private 15 Heavy Artilery (blank) E: Mch. 1864; M: Mch. 1864; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S John, (blank); Farmer Died in Consequence of Sickness acquired in the service June 15/64; Buried in Washington Cemetery
Vandenburgh, Peter Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Dec. 26, 1838 Ulster Co., N.Y. Private 120 D E: Aug. 10/62; M: Aug. 10/62; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M John P., Caroline Vandevoort; Farmer Died of Typhoid Fever Jany 12/63; Remains buried Near Fitzhen House, Falmouth, Va.
Law, Daniel Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Nov. 24, 1844 Del. Co., N.Y. Corp. 51 G E: Aug. 8/61; Aug. 8/61; Private 3y N.Y. City W (blank) (blank) None S Orrin, Betsey Wright; Laborer After serving over two years, Reenlisted; was taken prisoner before Petersburgh.  Nearly starved to death; Paroled; came home and died in a few days from the effects of ill usage in Prison.  Died April 6/65; Remains buried in Westkill
Decker, Martin Van Buren Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Feby 26, 1839 Lexington, N.Y. Private 20 G E: Oct. 6/61; M: Oct. 6/61; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S Gilbert, Christina Shaffer; Farmer Engaged in Battle Normans Ford, Warrentown Springs, Manassas, Chantilla, So. Mountain, Antietam, Gredericksburgh, Gettysbutgh; dischgd Oct. 5/64.  P.O. address Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.
Decker, Edward Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Oct. 12, 1842 Lexington, N.Y. Private 4 N.Y. Cavl. K E: Aug. 29/62; M: Aug. 29/62; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M Gilbert, Christina Shaffer; Farmer In Sheridans Cavalry since Jany 1/64; in seven battles; discharged June 2/65; P.O. address Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.
Decker, Peter Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. July 16, 1847 Lexington, N.Y. Private 20 G E: Jany 8/64; M: Jany 8/64; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S Gilbert, Christina Shaffer; Farmer Died in Consequence of sickness acquired in the service Oct. 19/64; Remains brot home & Buried in Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.
Decker, Thomas Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Oct. 7, 1845 Lexington Private 20 G E: Oct. 2/64; M: Oct. 3/64; Private 1y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S Abner H., Anna Maria; Farmer Deserted Sept., 1865
Brayton, Johnston Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. July 1, 1845   Private 20 G E: Sept. 17/61; M: Sept. 17/61; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S Joseph, Laura Nichols; (blank) Deserted Jany 1862
Cunningham, William Lexington (blank) Lexington Capt.  20 G E: April 22/61; M: May 12/61; Private 3m Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M Conda, Bridget O'Donnell; Farmer At the Expiration of three months was Promnoted to Capt. Of Co. G 20th N.Y.; Served three years; was then discharged.  P.O. address Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.
Cunningham, Barney Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y.   Lexington, N.Y. Private 20 G E: Sept., 1861; M: Sept., 1861; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M Conda, Bridget O'Donnell; Farmer After serving tow years Reenlisted for three years 20th Regt Co. G; Still in the service
Cleaver, Isaac Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Oct.30, 1843 Lexington Private 20 R E: April 22/61; M: May 12/61; Private 3m Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S James, Phoebe Faster; Farmer Reenlisted Sept. 17/61; Supposed to be a Deserter
Lane, John Lexington, Greene Co., N.Y. Jan. 10, 1828 Ulster Co., N.Y. Private 20 G E: Jany 10/64; M: Jany 10/64; Private 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M Joshua, (blank) Midah; Farmer Died Mch. 17, 1864 of sickness acquired in the service; Remains buried in Westkill, Greene Co., N.Y.
Lewis, James Lexington (blank) (blank) Private 20 G E: Sept., 1861 (blank) 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None M (blank) Supposed to be dead (and died in the service)
Lewis, Thomas (blank) (blank) (blank) Private 20 G E: Sept., 1861 (blank) 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S (blank) Supponsed to have died in the service
Brandow, Huron (blank) (blank) (blank) Private 20 K E: Mch. 10, 1864 3y Kingston W (blank) (blank) None S (blank) Still in the Service
Brown, John (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) 2y New York (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) Can give no further information
Callahan, Daniel (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) 2y New York (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) Can give no further information
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