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


Surnames Beginning with J

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.

JABURK, JOHN. - Age, 21 years. Enlisted, September 2, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. I, October 6, 1862; deserted, October 10, 1862, at New Dorp, N. Y.

JACKSON, ABNER. - Age, 22 years. Enlisted, December 26, 1863, at Fort Ann, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. A, January 5, 1864; absent, detached at Hart's Island, New York Harbor, at muster-out of company.

JACKSON, ALEXANDER. - Age, 34 years. Enlisted at Fort Ann, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. F, August 22, 1862; deserted, September 29, 1862, at New York city.

JACKSON, DAMON E. - Age, 25 years. Enlisted, December 26, 1863, at Fort Ann, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. A, January 5, 1864; absent, detached at Hart's Island, New York Harbor, at muster-out of company.

JACKSON, EDWARD T. - Age, 23 years. Enlisted, January 5, 1864, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. E, January 27, 1864; mustered out June 8, 1865, at Albany, N. Y.

JACKSON, ISAAC. - Age, 23 years. Enlisted at Goshen, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. H, October 5, 1864; sent in confinement at Fort Monroe, Va., at muster-out of company.

JACKSON, VIRGIL D. - Age, 26 years. Enlisted, August 26, 1862, at Fort Ann, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. F, October 6, 1862; discharged, June 12, 1865, at McDougall Hospital, New York Harbor.

JAMES, BAPTISTE, see Baptiste, Jones.

JAMES, DAVID. - Age, 22 years. Enlisted, September 15, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. I, October 6, 1862; discharged for disability, April 10, 1863, at hospital, Washington, D. C.

JAQUES, EDWARD P. - Age, 20 years. Enrolled, August 11, 1862, at Nassau, to serve three years; mustered in as sergeant, Co. A, September 25, 1862, as first lieutenant, Co. D, January, 16, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C. Commissioned, not mustered, second lieutenant, September 16, 1864, with rank from August 13, 1864, vice E. W. Church promoted; first lieutenant, November 19, 1864, with rank from October 1, 1864, vice E. W. Church promoted.

JARVIS, FRANK. - Private, Co. D, One Hundred and Forty-second Infantry; transferred to Co. E, this regiment, June 7, 1865; while absent, sick; no further record.

JELLICO, THOMAS D. - Age, 32 years. Enrolled, September 23, 1862, at New Dorp, to serve three years; mustered in as second lieutenant, Co. F, October 6, 1862; as first lieutenant, April 12, 1864; discharged for disability, September 26, 1864. Commissioned, second lieutenant, November 10, 1862, with rank from September 23, 1862, original; first lieutenant, March 15, 1864, with rank from February 13, 1,864, vice J. F. Thompson promoted.

JENKINS, ROLLIN. - Age, 21 years. Enrolled, August 12, 1862, at Fort Edward, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. D, October 6, 1862; transferred to Co. E, October 27, 1862; promoted corporal, no date; sergeant, June 10, 1863; first sergeant, no date; mustered in as second lieutenant, Co. C, February 8, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C. Commissioned, second lieutenant, November 19, 1864, with rank from July 30, 1864, vice R. B. Van Alstyne promoted.

JERSEY, ENOS. - Age, 21 years. Enlisted at Tarrytown, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. B, March 7, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

JESSOP, THOMAS. - Age, 21 years. Enlisted, August 22, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. A, September 25, 1862; promoted sergeant, no date; returned to ranks, March 1, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.; also borne as Jessup.

JINYACK, JOHN. - Age, 39 years. Enlisted, September 1, 1862, at Lisbon, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. F, October 6, 1862; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C., as Jenyack.

JIZER, SAMUEL. - Age, 18 years. Enlisted, February 10, 1864, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co H, February 24, 1864; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.; also borne as Guiser.

JODERAIN, STEPHEN. - Age, 27 years. Enlisted at Troy, to serve three years, and mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C., as Jodouaine; also borne as Jodwain.

JOHNSON, ALBERT. - Age, 26 years. Enlisted at Auburn, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. E, March 1, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

JOHNSON, ANDREW M. - Age, 25 years. Enlisted, September 1, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as wagoner, Co. I, October 6, 1862; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

JOHNSON, CHARLES. - Age, 20 years. Enlisted at Troy, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. A, March 10, 1864; mustered out, July 15, 1865, at Richmond, Va.

JOHNSON, EDWARD. - Age, 24 years. Enlisted at Troy, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. E, February 15, 1864; absent, at draft depot, at muster-out of company.

JOHNSON, HENRY. - Age, 26 years. Enlisted, August 29, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. B, October 6, 1862; deserted, December 27, 1862, at Camp Abercrombie, Va.

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

JOHNSON, JAMES. - Age, 28 years. Enlisted September 4, 1862, at Hoosick, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. C, October 6, 1862; promoted corporal, no date; discharged, June 12, 1865.

JOHNSON, JOHN. - Private, Co. E, One Hundred and Forty-second Infantry; transferred to Co. E, this regiment, June 7, 1865, while absent, sick; no further record.

JOHNSON, JOHN. - Age, 26 years. Enlisted, September 1, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. B, October 6, 1862; deserted, October 7, 1862, at New Dorp, N. Y.

JOHNSON, JOHN. - Age, 30 years. Enlisted, September 6, 1862, at Whitehall, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. F, October 6, 1862; died, December 17, 1864, at hospital, Fort Monroe, Va.

JOHNSON, WILLIAM. - Age, 18 years. Enlisted, January 4, 1864, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. D, January 18, 1864; mustered out, July 27, 1865, at New York city.

JOHNSON, WILLIAM. - Age, 20 years. Enlisted, September 6, 1862, at Lisbon, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. F, October 6, 1862; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

JOHNSON, WILLIAM. - Age, 20 years. Enlisted at Geneseo, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. E, March 4, 1865; absent, sick, since March 28, 1865, at Kinston, N. C., and at muster-out of company.

JONES, BAPTISTE. - Age, 23 years. Enlisted, February 9, 1864, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. K, February 10, 1864; mustered out, July 3, 1865, at Lovell Hospital; Portsmouth Grove, R. I., as James Baptiste; also borne as Baptiste James.

JONES, CHARLES. - Age, 25 years. Enlisted, September, 6, 1862, at Fort Edward, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. E, September 25, 1862; discharged, May 11, 1865, at Summit House Hospital, Philadelphia, Pa.

JONES, ROBERT S. - Age, 21 years. Enlisted in Twenty-eighth Congressional District, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. F, March 10, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

JONES, WILLIAM. - Age, 22 years. Enlisted at Buffalo, serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. I, March 11, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

JORDAN, JOHN. - Age, 30 years. Enlisted, August 6, 1864, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. G, September 8, 1864; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

JOSLIN, HERMON. - Age, 40 years. Enlisted, August 30, 1862, at Sand Lake, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. H, October 6, 1862; discharged for disability, November 9, 1863, at Folly Island, S. C.

JULY, EGID. - Age, 41 years. Enlisted, August 15, 1862, at Nassau, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. A, September 25, 1862; transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, September 30, 1863; also borne as Asa July.



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