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


Surnames Beginning with P

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.

PAINE, see Payen.

PALMER, ALEXANDER. - Age, 26 years. Enlisted, August 13, 1862, at Fort Edward, to serve three years; mustered in as corporal, Co. E, September 25, 1862; deserted, January 18, 1863, at Camp Abercrombie, Va.

PALMER, AUGUSTUS. - Age, 23 years. Enlisted, September 18, 1862, at Whitehall, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. F, October 6, 1862, deserted, October 7, 1862, at New Dorp, N. Y.

PALMER, CHARLES H. - Age, 23 years. Enrolled at Fort Edward, to serve three years, and mustered in as first lieutenant, Co. E, September 17, 1862; died of disease, July 28, 1863, at Portsmouth, Va. Commissioned first lieutenant, November 10, 1862, with rank from September 17, 1862, original.

PALMER, JAMES. - Age, 44 years. Enlisted at Troy, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. H, August 13, 1862; deserted, September 24, 1862, at Troy, N. Y.

PALMER, MANDELBERT J. - Age, 23 years. Enlisted, August 13, 1862, at Fort Edward, to serve three years; mustered in as corporal, Co. E, September 23, 1862; died of disease, October 10, 1863, at McDougall Hospital, Fort Schuyler, New York Harbor.

PALMER, RENSSELAER. - Age, 34 years. Enlisted, July 30, 1862, at Nassau, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. A, September 25, 1862; died of disease, September 27, 1863.

PALMER, WILLIAM. - Age, 19 years. Enlisted at Elmira, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. I, March 11, 1865; promoted corporal, June 10, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

PAPE, NICHOLAS. - Private, Co. K, 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.

PARCELL, JAMES. - Private, Co. A, One Hundred and Forty-second Infantry; transferred to Co. A, this regiment, June 7, 1865; mustered out, July 14, 1865, at McDougall Hospital, New York Harbor; also borne as Purcell.

PARCHELLE, JERRY. - Age, 24 years. Enlisted, February 19, 1864, at Schodack, to serve three years; mustered in as private, unassigned, February 22, 1864; no further record.

PARDO, CHARLES BYRON. - Age, 22 years. Enlisted, September 4, 1862, at Whitehall, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. F, October 6, 1862; discharged, June 29, 1865, at Satterlee Hospital, Philadelphia, Pa.

PARDO, HENRY. - Age, 28 years. Enlisted, September 4, 1862, at Whitehall, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. F, October 6, 1862; apprehended at Troy, N. Y., and returned to Ninety-third Infantry, no date, as a deserter from that regiment.

PARDRIDGE, FRANKLIN S. - Age, 25 years. Enlisted, September 6, 1862, at Brunswick, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. C, October 6, 1862; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.; also borne as Partridge.

PARKER, JOHN T. - Age, 26 years. Enrolled at Chapin's Farm, Va., to serve three years, and mustered in as assistant surgeon, January 2, 1864; mustered out with regiment, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C. Commissioned assistant surgeon, December 9, 1864, with rank from December 8, 1864, vice J. W. Schermerhorn failed to muster.

PARKHURST, GEORGE W. - Age, 18 years. Enlisted at Schenectady, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. H, September 7, 1864; mustered out with detachment, June 16, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

PARMENTER, JEROME B. - Age, 25 years. Enrolled at Troy, at to serve three years, and mustered in as first lieutenant, Co. A, August 21, 1862; as captain, Co. I, December 31, 1862; discharged for disability, December 2, 1863. Commissioned first lieutenant, November 10, 1862, with rank from August 21, 1862, original; captain, February 6, 1863, with rank from December 31, 1862, vice M. Murnane resigned.

PARROLL, JAMES. - Age, 19 years. Enlisted, July 21, 1862, at Fort Edward, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. E, September 25, 1862; deserted, October 14, 1862, at Camp New Dorp, N. Y.

PARROTT, ANDREW. - Age, 27 years. Enlisted, September 21, 1862 , at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. I, October 6, 1862; discharged, April 26, 1864, at Gloucester Point, Va.

PARSONS, WILLIAM SPENCER. - Age, 22 years. Enlisted, September 13, 1862, at Petersburg, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. H, October 6, 1862; promoted, corporal, October 31, 1864; sergeant, May 10, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

PARTRIDGE, see Pardridge.

PASSMORE, THOMAS G. - Age, 19 years. Enlisted at Rochester, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. F, March 6, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

PATNO, SAMUEL. - Private, Co. D, 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.

PATTERSON, CHARLES. - Age, 31 years. Enlisted, January 4, 1864, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. D, January 18, 1864; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

PAYEN, SOREL. - Age, 22 years. Enlisted at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. D, February 26, 1864; wounded, no date; died of his wounds, July 19, 1864, at hospital, Hampton, Va.; also borne as Paine, Sorrell.

PAYNE, JOHN N. - Age, 42 years. Enlisted, September 6, 1862, at Fort Edward, to serve three years; mustered in as corporal, Co. E, September 25, 1862; died of urinary fistula, January 18, 1864, at hospital, Beaufort, S. C.

PEABODY, FRANKLIN. - Age, 20 years. Enlisted, August 20, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as musician, Co. I, October 6, 1862; transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, January 1, 1865.

PEASE, SAMUEL B. - Age, 24 years. Enlisted at Schenectady, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. D, August 29, 1864; absent at recruit rendezvous at muster-out of company.

PECK, MARCUS. - Age, 23 years. Enlisted, September 5, 1862, at Sand Lake, to serve three years; mustered in as sergeant, Co. H, October 6, 1862; died, March 21, 1863, at Armory Square Hospital, Washington, D. C.

PEER, CHARLES. - Age, 45 years. Enlisted, August 15, 1862, at Fort Edward, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. E, September 25, 1862; absent, sick in hospital, at Fort Monroe, Va., August 31, 1865; no further record.

PENDLE, LOUIS. - Age, 32 years. Enlisted at Lockport, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. H, March 4, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

PENNY, EDWARD T. - Age, 20 years. Enlisted, August 28, 1862, at Lansingburgh, to serve three years; mustered in as sergeant, Co. K, October 6, 1862; returned to ranks, June 24, 1863; promoted, corporal, no date; wounded in action, June 30, 1864, at Petersburgh, Va.; mustered out, June 19, 1865, at Judiciary Square Hospital, Washington, D. C.

PERRIGO, JOSEPH. - Age, 38 years. Enlisted, August 29, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. I, October 6, 1862; killed in action, January 16, 1865, at Fisher, N. C.; also borne as Perago.

PERRY, GEORGE. - Age, 21 years. Enlisted at Olean, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. F, March 6, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

PERRY, JAMES. - Age, 41 years. Enlisted, August 27, 1862, at Whitehall, to serve three years; mustered in as corporal, Co. F, October 6, 1862; returned to ranks, no date; again promoted, corporal, April 9, 1863; returned to ranks, no date; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

PERRY, JOHN. - Age, 21 years. Enlisted at Kingston, to serve one year; mustered in as private, Co. G, October 17, 1864; mustered out, June 16, 1865, at New Berne, N. C.

PETERKIN, JAMES. - Age, 22 years. Enlisted at Troy, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. A, April 1, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N.C.

PHALEN, JOHN. - Age, 43 years. Enlisted, August 27, 1862, at Lisbon, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. F, October 6, 1862; died, September 4, 1864, at Base Hospital, Point of Rocks, Va.; also borne as John Phalon.

PHILIPS, CHARLES S. - Age, 18 years. Enrolled, September 6, 1862, at Brunswick, to serve three years; mustered in as corporal, Co. C, October 6, 1862; promoted sergeant and first sergeant, no dates; mustered in as second lieutenant, Co. B, April 5, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C. Commissioned second lieutenant, May 31, 1865, with rank from April 1, 1865, vice J. Hickey declined.

PHILLIPS, HERMAN. - Age, 19 years. Enlisted at Rochester, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. E, March 14, 1865; mustered out, July 7, 1865, at David's Island, New York Harbor.

PIERCE, SETH. - Age, 32 years. Enlisted, July 24, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. A, September 25, 1862; promoted sergeant, no date; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

PIKE, WILLIAM. - Age, 23 years. Enlisted, August 20, 1862, at Fort Edward, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. E, September 25, 1862; deserted, October 17, 1862, at Baltimore, Md.

PILA, PATRICK. - Age, 21 years. Enlisted, August 28, 1862, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. G, October 6, 1862; deserted, July 10, 1863, at Yorktown, Va.; also borne as Pillon.

PLUE, HERCULES. - Age, 28 years. Enlisted, August 7, 1862, at Fort Edward, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. E, September 25, 1862; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.; also borne as Plean, Pleau.

PLUNKETT, THOMAS. - Age, 36 years. Enlisted, September 22, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. I, October 6, 1862; discharged for disability, April 24, 1865.

POHL, WILLIAM. - Age, 18 years. Enlisted, August 27, 1862, at Sand Lake, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. H, October 6, 1862; promoted corporal, May 1, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

POLAND, MARTIN. - Age, 28 years. Enlisted in Twenty-second Congressional District, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. F, March 7, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

POLLOCK, PHILLIP B. - Age, 33 years. Enlisted, September 3, 1862, at Brunswick, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. C, October 6, 1862; mustered out, July 3, 1865, at David's Island, New York Harbor.

POPE, HENRY C. - Age, 18 years. Enlisted at Canandaigua, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. F, March 3, 1865; absent, at recruiting rendezvous, at muster-out of company.

PORTER, CHARLES E. - Private, Co. G, One Hundred and Forty-second Infantry; transferred to Co. B, this regiment, June 7, 1865; deserted, July 16, 1865.

PORTER, CLAUDIUS H. S. - Age, 32 years. Enlisted, September 4, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. B, October 6, 1862; discharged for disability, January 17, 1863, at Camp Abercrombie, Va.

PORTER, ISHMEAL G. - Age, 26 years. Enlisted, August 28, 1862, at Lansingburgh, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. K, October 6, 1862; mustered out, June 14, 1865, at Albany, N. Y., as Ishmael A.

POTTER, JOHN. - Age, 21 years. Enlisted at Elmira, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. E, March 27, 1865; mustered out, June 16, 1865, at New Berne, N. C.

POWERS, JOHN. - Age, 19 years. Enlisted, August 28, 1862, at Lansingburgh, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. K, October 6, 1862; promoted corporal, March 1, 1865; sergeant, April 27, 1865; mustered out, June 23, 1865, at Albany, N. Y.

POWERS, JOHN. - Age, 23 years. Enlisted, August 20, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. A, September 25, 1862; deserted, October 13, 1862, at New Dorp, N. Y.

POWERS, PATRICK. - Age, 34 years. Enlisted at Orwell, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. D, March 9, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

POWERS, PATRICK. - Age, 34 years. Enlisted in Twenty-eighth Congressional District, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. F, March 9, 1865; absent, at recruit rendezvous, at muster-out of company.

POWLETT, JOSEPH. - Age, 19 years. Enlisted, February 9, 1864, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. K, February 10, 1864; wounded in action, June 30, 1864, before Petersburgh, Va.; died from his wounds, August 2, 1864, at McDougall Hospital, New York Harbor.

PRATT, WILLIAM T. - Age, 18 years. Enlisted, January 4, 1864, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. D, February 3, 1864; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

PREISH, GEORGE W. - Age, 21 years. Enlisted at Lockport, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. E, February 28, 1865; died, June 8, 1865, at Post Hospital, Raleigh, N. C.

PRELL, AUGUSTUS F. - Age, 23 years. Enlisted, September 6, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. G, October 6, 1862; promoted corporal, no date; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

PRESCOTT, ANDREW L. - Age, 18 years. Enlisted, September 18, 1862, at Lansingburgh, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. K, October 6, 1862; mustered out with detachment, June 26, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

PRESCOTT, HENRY. - Age, 31 years. Enlisted, July 28, 1862, at Fort Edward, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. E, September 25, 1862; deserted, April 2, 1863, at Martindale Barracks, Washington, D. C.

PRICE, GEORGE. - Age, 40 years. Enlisted, February 19, 1864, at Fort Edward, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. E, February 23, 1864; mustered out, July 15, 1865, at hospital, Portsmouth Grove, R. I.

PRICE, JAMES. - Age, 20 years. Enlisted at Buffalo, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. I, March 9, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

PROCTOR, PHILEMAS. - Age, 34 years. Enlisted in Twenty-second Congressional District, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. F, March 8, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

PROUTY, ELBERT A. - Age, 18 years. Enlisted, February 9, 1864, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. A, March 8, 1864; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

PUFFER, WALES W. - Age, 24 years. Enlisted, September 6, 1862, at Hoosick, to serve three years; mustered in as corporal, Co. C, October 6, 1862; returned to ranks, no date; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.; also borne as Puffur.

PURCELL, see Parcell.

PURCELL, JOHN. - Age, 25 years. Enlisted, August 30, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. B, October 6, 1862; deserted, October 7, 1862, at New Dorp, Staten Island.



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