169th Infantry Regiment NY Volunteers
American Civil War 1861-1865


Surnames Beginning with A

Steven M. Wiezbicki is writing a history of the 169th Infantry Regiment New York State Volunteers and their service during the American Civil War of 1861-1865. Steven has kindly contributed to this GenWeb site the following information from the complete Register of the 169th. It lists both officers and enlisted men and is the most detailed version of the 169th available on this Rensselaer County GenWeb site. For information about his history of this regiment, you may contact Steven by e-mail at smw700@hotmail.com.

ABAR, NARCISSE. - Private, Co. C, One Hundred and Forty-second Infantry; transferred to Co. A, this regiment, June 7, 1865; absent, sick in hospital, at New Berne, N. C., and at muster-out of company.

ABBEY, THOMAS J. - Age, 27 years. Enlisted at Claverack, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. I, February 1, 1864; discharged for disability, June 12, 1865.

ABERTON, STEPHEN. - Age, 23 years. Enlisted, February 10, 1864, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. K, February 18, 1864; mustered out with detachment, July 3, 1865, at hospital, Portsmouth Grove, R. I.; also, borne as Abberton.

ACKER, JAMES V. - Age, 27 years. Enlisted, September 2, 1862, at Hoosick, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. C October 6, 1862; killed in action, January 16, 1865, at Fort Fisher, N. C.; also borne as Ackner.

ACKERLEY, GEORGE. - Private, Co. C, One Hundred and Forty-second Infantry; transferred to Co. A, this regiment, June 7, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

ADAMS, ROBERT B. - Private, Co. G, One Hundred and Forty-second Infantry; transferred to Co. B, this regiment, June 7, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

ADAMS, WILLIAM. - Age, 25 years. Enlisted, September 5, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. I, October 6, 1862; discharged, April 26, 1864, at Gloucester Point, Va.

ADSIT SHADRACK. - Age, 26 years. Enlisted, September 3, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. I, October 6, 1862; promoted corporal and returned to ranks, no dates; discharged, June 28, 1865, at Lovell Hospital, Portsmouth Grove, R. I.

AKINS, HENRY S. - Age, 32 years. Enlisted, August 22, 1862, at Kingsbury, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. D, October 6, 1862; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

ALBERT, CONRAD. - Age, 30 years. Enlisted, September 1, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as corporal, Co. G, October 6, 1862; promoted sergeant, no date; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

ALBERTSON, HENRY. - Age, 38 years. Enlisted, September 6, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. G, October 6, 1862; discharged, June 13, 1865, at Albany, N. Y.

ALDEN, ALONZO. - First lieutenant and adjutant, Thirtieth Infantry; mustered in as major, this regiment, September 20, 1862; as lieutenant-colonel, April 12, 1864; wounded in action, June 1, 1864, at Cold Harbor, Va.; mustered in as colonel, November 9, 1864; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C. Commissioned major, November 10, 1862, with rank from September 20, 1862, original; lieutenant-colonel, March 15, 1864, with rank from February 13, 1864, vice J. McConihe promoted; colonel, June 17, 1864, with rank from June 1, 1864, vice J. McConihe killed in action.

ALDRED, JOHN. - Age, 23 years. Enlisted at Buffalo, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. C, March 13, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

ALEXANDER DANIEL. - Age, 38 years. Enlisted, August 23, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. K, October 6, 1862; transferred to Co. C, October 8, 1862; deserted, April 25, 1863, at Washington, D. C.

ALIPAW, EDWARD. - Age, 18 years. Enlisted, August 6, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. H, October 6, 1862; promoted corporal, no date; killed in action, January 16, 1865, at Fort Fisher, N. C.

ALLEN, ALFRED R. - Age, 19 years. Enlisted, August 14, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as sergeant, Co. A, September 25, 1862; returned to ranks, no date; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.; also borne as Allan.

ALLEN, JOSEPH. - Age, 21 years. Enlisted at Syracuse, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. A, March 2, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

ALLEN, JOSEPH H. - Age, 41 years. Enrolled, September 16, 1862 at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as captain, Co. C, October 6, 1862; as major, November 9, 1864; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C. Commissioned captain, November 10, 1862, with rank from September 16, 1862, original; major, June 17, 1864, with rank from June 3, 1864, vice J. A. Colvin promoted.

ALLEN, WILLIAM. - Age, 43 years. Enlisted, September 14, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. I, October 6, 1862; promoted corporal, March 16, 1865; mustered out, July 27, 1865, at Lovell Hospital, Portsmouth Grove, R. I.

ALLEN, WILLIAM D. - Age, 23 years. Enlisted, August; 26, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. K, October 6, 1862; killed in action; January 16, 1865, at Fort Fisher, N. C.

ALYSTYNE, JR., see Van Alstyne.

AMBLINGER, CONRAD. - Age, 43 years. Enlisted, September 6, 1862, at Sand Lake, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. H, October 6, 1862; discharged for disability, April 29, 1864, at New York city; also borne as Coonradt.

ANDERSON, DAVID. - Age, 28 years. Enlisted, August 30, 1862 at Fort Ann, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. F, October 6, 1862; absent, in hospital at Hampton, Va., since January 29, 1863, and at muster-out of company.

ANDERSON, ROBERT. - Age, 30 years. Enlisted, September 1, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as corporal, Co. B, October 6, 1862; returned to ranks, no date; wounded in action, May 6, 1864, at the Wilderness, Va.; mustered out, August 7, 1865.

ANDERSON, WILLIAM. - Age, 31 years. Enlisted, January 16, 1864, at Claverack, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. D, January 22, 1864; mustered out, May 9, 1865, at Hart's Island, New York Harbor.

ANDREWS, ALLEN S. - Age, 19 years. Enlisted, August 21, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. K, October 6, 1862; promoted corporal and sergeant, no dates; first sergeant, May 11, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

ANDRUS, HENRY. - Age, 35 years. Enlisted, August 9, 1862, at Nassau, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. A, September 25, 1862; mustered out, July 27, 1865, at Lovell Hospital, Portsmouth Grove, R. I.

ANGLAM, JOHN. - Age, 42 years. Enlisted, March 28, 1864, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. C, March 29, 1864; killed in action, January 16, 1865, at Fort Fisher, N. C.; also borne as Angler.

APPLE, WILLIAM H. - Age, 19 years. Enlisted, September 2, 1862, at North Greenbush, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. H, October 13, 1862; mustered out, June 3, 1865, at Washington, D. C.

ARCHAN, THOMAS. - Age, 26 years. Enlisted, August 30, 1862 at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. I, October 6, 1862; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.; also borne as Archer.

ARMITAGE, EDWARD. - Age, 22 years. Enlisted at Rochester, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. K, March 6, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

ARNOLD, GEORGE. - Age, 20 years. Enlisted at Canandaigua, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. A, March 11, 1865; deserted, May 15, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

ARQUETT, JOHN. - Age, 38 years. Enlisted at Lockport, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. D, March 13, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

ASHLEY, BERNARD. - Age, 38 years. Enlisted, August 12, 1862, at Nassau, to serve three years; mustered in as corporal, Co. A, September 25, 1862; promoted, sergeant and returned to ranks, no dates; mustered out, July 12, 1865, at McDougall Hospital, New York Harbor.

ASHLEY, NOAH. - Age, 28 years. Enlisted, August 9, 1862, at Nassau, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. A, September 25, 1862; discharged for disability, April 16, 1864.

ATHERTON, GEORGE. - Age, 29 years. Enlisted at New York city, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. E, November 16, 1864; absent at draft rendezvous, at muster-out of company.

ATWATER, DANIEL A. - Age, 40 years. Enlisted, August 26, 1862, at Sand Lake, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. H, October 6, 1862; discharged, March 20, 1863, at general hospital, Albany, N. Y.; also borne as David A.

ATWATER, WILLIAM H. - Private, Co. A, One Hundred and Forty-second Infantry; transferred to Co. A, this regiment, June 7, 1865; mustered out, May 19, 1865, as of the One Hundred and Forty-second Infantry, at Albany, N. Y.

AUDLEY, MICHAEL. - Age, 38 years. Enlisted at Lockport, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. I, March 4, 1865; promoted corporal, June 30, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

AUSTIN, JOHN. - Age, 32 years. Enlisted, September 13, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. B, October 6, 1862; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

AUSTIN, WILLIAM. - Age, 32 years. Enlisted at Canandaigua, to serve three years, and mustered in is private, Co. F, March 9, 1865; absent, in hospital at Raleigh, N. C., since May 9, 1865, and at muster-out of company.

AVERY, HORACE. - Age, 23 years. Enlisted, August 20, 1864, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. I, August 25, 1864; discharged, June 12, 1865, at McDougall Hospital, New York Harbor.

AYLMER, PATRICK. - Age, 30 years. Enlisted, August 27, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as sergeant, Co. G, October 6, 1862; promoted first sergeant, no date; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C., as Patrick J. Aylmer.

AYRES, VANESS. - Age, 21 years. Enlisted, September 4, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. B, October 6, 1862; promoted corporal and returned to ranks, no dates; died of disease, April 9, 1864.



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