Military History of Ohio - Jackson Co. edition


JAMES SMITH POST, NO. 337.

This Post was chartered July 2, 1883, and in its name is perpetuated that of James Smith, late of the Second West Virginia Cavalry. James, son of Lanson and Amanda Smith, enlisted in the summer of 1861, in Company H, Second West Virginia Volunteer Cavalry. He was then in the first year of a manhood of great promise, a student at Ewington, Ohio. He was killed soon after entering service, and his remains brought home to Jackson county. They rest in the burial ground of Salem Church, Milton township.

Post officers, 1883- P. C., J. C. H. Cobb; S. V. C., Hugh Lewis; J. V. C., Wm. Montgomery; O. D., G. L. Monahan; Q. M., Harvey Wells; Chaplain, L. H. Bingham; Surg., Wm. Sylvester; O. G., W. C. Williams; Adjt., Thomas McGuire; S. M., Michael O. Rourk; Q. M. S., Robert Hoop.

1884- P. C., E. B. Bingham; S. V. C., Hugh Lewis; J. V. C., John Allen; Q. M., J. P. Phillips; Surg., Wm. Sylvester; Chaplain, L. H. Bingham; O. D., J. J. Williams; O. G., W. C. Williams; Adjt., I. B. Brookins; S. M., John H. Rupp; Q. M. S., John Buyrne.

1885- P. C., E. B. Bingham; S. V. C., Hugh Lewis; J. V. C., I. W. Bunch; Q. M., C. F. Cartwright; Surg., Wm. Sylvester; Chaplain, James Eckley; O. D., J. J. Williams; O. G., C. W. Williams; Adjt., F. M. Bell; S. M., Jacob Herder; Q. M. S., John Buyrne.

1886- P. C., E. B. Bingham; S. V. C., I. W. Bunch; J. V. C., Jas. Eckley; Q. M., Joseph Gooding; Surg., Wm. Sylvester; O. D., J. J. Williams; O. G., J. P. Phillips; Chaplain, J. H. Allen; Adjt., F. M. Bell; S. M., Jacob Herder; Q. M. S., John Buryne.

1887- P. C., J. J. Williams; S. V. C., J. J. Donohue; J. V. C., L. H. Bingham; Surg., James Eckley; Chaplain, I. W. Bunch; O. D., Wm. Rider; O. G., Henry Slavens; Adjt., F. M. Bell; S. M., David Montgomery; Q. M. S., Joseph Gooding.

Muster of members, giving rank, company and regiment:

Adams, Henry, private co. E, 27th O. V. I.
Adkins, Isaac, private, co. C, 5th W. Va. V. C.
Aldridge, Steven, private, co. H, 27th O. V. I.
Allen, John H., private, co. H, 11th O. V. C.
Anderton, Nathaniel, private, bat. F, 1st O. V. H. A.
Bagley, John, private, co. D, 194th O. V. I.
Barto, David, corporal, co. H, 2d W. Va. V. C.
Bell, F. M., private, co. B, 189th O. V. I.
Bingham, E. B., private, co. G, 7th O. V. C.
Bingham, L. H., corporal, bat. H, 1st O. V. H. A.
Brookins, I. B., private, co. A, 129th O. V. I.
Bunch, I. W., private, co. E, 2d W. Va. V. C.
Burden, Edward, private, co. E, 27th O. V. I.
Burley, M. C.
Burt, Edward, private, co. G, 7th O. V. C.
Buyerne, John, private, co. A, 1st La. Cav.
Canterbury, A. N., private, co. I, 129th O. V. I.
Cartwright, C. F., corp., co. I, 22d Ky. V. I. and sergt., co. C, 7th Ky. V. I.
Clark, J. R., private, co. I, 54th Ky. V. I.
Clark, W. H., private, co. E, 40th Ky. V. I.
Cobb, J. C. H., captain, co. H, 116th O. V. I.
Conaghan, Charles, private, co. I, 61st Pa. V. I.
Cremeans, Linsey, private, co. K, 36th O. V. I.
Davis, Jonathan, private, co. C, 56th O. V. I.
Dolan, Thomas, private, co. E, 53d O. V. I.
Donohue, James J., private, co. K, 137th Pa. V. I. and co. L, 3d Pa. V. C.
Dress, Christian, private, co. B, 10th O. V. I.
Eckley, James, private, co. B, 13th Mo. V. I.
Ewing, Levi C., private, co. B, 36th O. V. I.
Frederick, C. J., private, co. K, 187th O. V. I.
Fuller, W. L., private, co. G, 15th Mass. V. I.
Glanville, John, private, co. A, 160th O. V. I.
Gooding, Joe, private, co. H, 17th O. V. I.
Greenwood, David, private, co. G, 7th O. V. C.
Harris, John, private, co. A, 3d O. Indp. Batn.
Hayes, Jackson, private, co. D, 17th U. S. C. T.
Herder, Jacob, private co. B, 56th O. V. I.
Hollingshead, Aaron, corporal, co. D, 173d O. V. I.
Hoop, Robert, private, co. K, 36th O. V. I.
Hudson, F. M., corporal, co. G, 56th O. V. I.
Huff, James F., private, co. K, 2d W. Va. V. I.
Hutchison, J. A.
Irvin, Joseph, corporal, co. A, 3d W. Va. V. C.
Irvin, Vinton, private, co. G, 73d O. V. I.
Jackson, J. W., sergt.-major, 5th U. S. C. T.
Johnson, James, private, co. F, 10th Ky. V. I.
Johnson, Wm. H., private, co. A, 12th Pa. V. C. and co. C, 78th Pa. V. I.
Kale, George, private, co. G, 173d O. V. I.
Kaufman, John.
Keck, Philip, corporal, co. D, 1st W. Va. V. I.
Keenan, M. C., private, co. K, 87th O. V. I. and 1st sergt., co. F, 173d O. V. I.
Keever, F. M., sergeant, co. C, 82d O. V. I.
Keever, Leander, corporal, co. M, 9th O. V. C.
Kelley, J. H., private, co. E, 27th O. V. I.
Kelley, W. J., corporal, co. C, 173d O. V. I.
Kerkendall, W. J., lieutenant, co. G, 7th W. Va. V. C.
Kinnison, E. G., private, co. H, 87th O. V. I. and co. C, 2d W. Va. V. C.
Lantz, Curtis, private, co. E, 53d O. V. I.
Lewis, W. H., private, co. C, 9th O. V. C.
Lodge, Hiram, private, co. G, 18th O.V. I. and co. A, 56th O. V. I.
Maxwell, S. H., private, co. E, 179th O. V. I.
McCormick, William, sergeant, co. C, 5th O. Indp. Batn.
McDonald, George, private, bat. A, 1st O. V. H. A.
McDurmit, Daniel, private, co. G, 181st O. V. I.
McGuire, Thomas, private, co. K, 91st O. V. I.
McLaughlin, James, sergeant, co. G, 2d W. Va. V. C.
Mead, William, private, 5th O. Bat.
Melvin, W. R., corporal, bat. H, 1st O. V. H. A.
Monahan, G. L., private, co. F, 63d O. V. I.
Montgomery, David, adjutant, 36th O. V. I.
Montgomery, Wm., private, co. F, 129th O. V. I.
Murrey, C. H., corporal, co. H, 18th O. V. I.
Murrey, James.
Nichols, W. A., private, co. C, 14th Pa. V. C. and co. C, 78th Pa. V. I.
Nickle, James, private, co. G, 43d O. V. I.
O'Conner, B., private, co. D, 11th O. V. I.
O'Connor, John, private, co. K, 36th O. V. I.
O'Rourk, Michael, private, co. G, 2d W. Va. V. C.
Perkins, John, private, co. E, 53d O. V. I.
Phillips, Edward, private, co. H, 56th O. V. I.
Phillips, J. P., captain, co. K, 9th Pa. V. C.
Pierce, Vinton, private, co. F, 27th O. V. I.
Pittenger, William G., private, co. K, 91st O. V. I.
Potts, Henry, private, co. I, 26th O. V. I.
Price, J. B., private, co. D, 36th O. V. I.
Price, J. H., private, co. K, 2d O. V. C.
Price, James, private, co. C, 173d O. V. I.
Rider, W. E.
Roach, Jeremiah, sergeant, co. C, 173d O. V. I.
Roberts, Edward, private, co. D, 91st O. V. I.
Rodgers, T. C., private, co. C, 2d O. N. G.
Ross, John.
Rupp, John H., private, co. A, 140th O. V. I.
Saddler, Thomas W., private, co. I, 12th O. V. I.
Schofield, Jackson, private, bat. D, 1st O. V. H. A.
Scott, Abe, private, co. E, 6th Ills. V. C.
Shepperd, Eli, private, bat. H, 1st O. V. H. A.
Shields, John, private, co. I, 53d O. V. I.
Shoemaker, Joseph, private, co. C, 53d O. V. I.
Simmons, F. W., private, co. F, 173d O. V. I.
Simms, James, private, co. E, 27th O. V. I.
Slavens, Henry, private, co. K, 173d O. V. I.
Smith, Thomas V., private, co. B, 4th W. Va. V. I.
Stafford, Thomas, private, co. A, 56th O. V. I.
Stephenson, Samuel, private, co. B, 90th O. V. I.
Strong, J. H., private, co. G, 116th O. V. I.
Sylvester, William, private, co. H, 87th O. V. I.
Thompson, J., private, co. C, 173d O. V. I.
Vanbibber, Hardin, private, co. C, 2d Ky. V. C.
Vanpelt, M. T., sergeant, co. H, 1st O. V. C.
Vitito, William, private, co. K, 3d W. Va. V. C.
Wallace, William, private, co. A, 40th O. V. I.
Ward, Crayton, private, co. A, 56th O. V. I.
Ward, I., private, co. D, 36th O. V. I.
Wells, Harvey, corporal, co. D, 194th O. V. I.
West, J. B., private, bat. F, 2d O. V. H. A.
Williams, J. J., private, co. C, 194th O. V. I.
Williams, W. C., private, co. I, 53d O. V. I.
Williams, W. H., private, co. I, 53d O. V. I.
Wingate, James, private, co. C, 53d O. V. I.
Zorns, Edward, private, co. K, 40th Ky. V. I.

Comrades deceased- J. P. Philips, Jacob Herder, B. O'Connor.


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