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The History of Warwick, Rhode Island, its Settlement in 1642 to the Present Time; including accounts of the early settlement and development of its several villages

by Oliver Payson Fuller, B. A.
Providence:  Angell, Burlingame & Co., Printers, 1875


WARWICK IN THE WAR OF THE REBELLION [Civil War].

Pages 279 - 286

TENTH REGIMENT RHODE ISLAND VOLUNTEERS.

Name and Rank.   Date of Muster.   Remarks.

PRIVATES.
Arnold, Sam'l A. W.     May 26, '62.    Mustered out September 1, 1862.
Browning, John G.               "                       "               "
Harris, Wm. A.                    "                       "              "
Hubbard, Wm. H.                "                       "              "
Wickes, Reuben                   "                      "               "
Sheldon, Geo. F.                  "                      "               "
Robinson, Henry W.             "                     "                "
 

SEVENTH REGIMENT, RHODE ISLAND VOLUNTEERS.

CHAPLAIN.
Howard, Harris  September 6, 1862. Resigned, June 3, 1863.

CAPTAIN.
Remington, James H.             "         Wounded severely at the battle of Fredericksburg, Va.,
                                                        Dec. 16, 1862; discharged May 2, 1863, on surg. certificate.

FIRST LIEUTENANT.
Perkins, Benj. G.    Nov. 16, 1863.  Resigned and honorably discharged on account of disability, July 20, 1864.

SERGEANT.
Potter, H. W.           Sept. 6, 1862.  Deserted, April 11, 1863.
Trask, John F.                  "              Transferred to V. R. C., Jan. 15, 1864.
Spencer, James B.            "              Died, March 6, 1863, at Newport News, Va.
Makee, Frank J.               "             Discharged Feb. 5, 1863.

CORPORAL.
Smith, Chas. H.                "             Mustered out, July 7, 1865.
Wood, Wm. T.                "              Sergeant. Died, Sept. 10, 1862, at Nicholasville, Ky.
Bowman, George             "              Transferred to new organization, Oct. 21, 1864.

PRIVATES.
Tourgee, Samuel W.       "               Wagoner. Wounded, battle Fredericksburg, Va.,
                                                        Dec. 13, 1862; transferred to Co. A, new organization Oct. 21, 1864.
Budlong, Benjamin           "               Slightly wounded, Dec. 13, 1862, at battle Fredericksburg, Va.;
                                                       died Jan. 10, 1863, at Washington of wounds.
Eldridge, James E.           "               Transferred to Co. C, new organization, Oct. 21, 1864.
Harrington, Albert            "              Wounded slightly in leg, August 9, 1864; transferred to Co. C, Oct. 21, 1864.
Blanchard, John E.            "             Transferred to Co. E, new organization, Oct. 21, 1864.
Carr, Clark                       "               Discharged March 12, 1863, on Surgeon's certificate.
Taylor, John H.                "                Transferred to Co. F, new organization, Oct. 21, 1864.
Sniff, Daniel                     "                Killed Dec. 13, 1862, oat battle of Fredericksburg, Va.
Smith, Joseph                  "                 Killed Dec. 13, 1862, at battle of Fredericksburg, Va.
Austin, Joseph                 "                Corporal.  Wounded slightly in head, June 16, 1864, at Petersburg;
                                                         transferred to Co. H, new organization, Oct. 21, 1864.
Briggs, Geo. W.              "                 Transferred new organization, Oct. 21, 1864.
Covill, Geo. W.       Jan. 26, 1864.    Transferred new organization, Oct. 21, 1864.
Cornell, Martin        Sept. 6, 1862.    Wounded in head, May 14, 1864, at Spottsylvania, C. H.;
                                                          died June 14, 1864, at Annapolis, Md.
Gradwell, James                "               Wounded in head, May 14, 1864, at Spottsylvania, C. H.;
                                                         transferred to Co. H, new organization, Oct. 21, 1864.
Greene, George D.            "              Transferred to Co. H, new organization, Oct. 21, 1864.
Hodson, James                  "              Mortally wounded, June 6, 1864, in skirmish at Cold Harbor; died same day.
Hopkins, Arnold                 "             Transferred to V. R. C., Jan. 15, 1864.
Mowry, Benjamin               "            Transferred to Co. H, new organization Oct. 28, 1864.
Rice, John E.                     "             Wounded slightly in hand, July 13, 1863, at Jackson, Miss.;
                                                        killed May 18, 1864, near Spottsylvania, C. H.
Sweet, James W.               "              Dishcharged, Dec. 9, 1862, on Surgeon's certificate.
Sweet, John C.                  "              Discharged, Oct. 25, 1862, on Surgeon's certificate.
Sweet, Charles E.             "              Transferred to Co. H, new organization, Oct. 21, 1864.
Taylor, James J.                "              Wounded, Jun 8, 1864, at Petersburg; transferred to Co. H,
                                                        new organization, Oct. 21, 1864.
Taylor, Stephen P.             "              Died, April 12, 1864, at Annapolis, Md.
Thurston, Caleb                 "              Discharged, March 1, 1864, on Surgeon's certificate.
Wilson, Wm. R.                "              Discharged, March 19, 1863, on surgeon's certificate.
Arnold, Israel B.               "               Corporal.  Wounded slightly at Fredericksburg;
                                                        transferred to Co. I, new organization, Oct. 21, 1864.
Gidney, Charles P.           "               Transferred to Co. I, new organization, Oct. 21, 1864.
Mott, Caleb, Jr.               "               Wounded severely, Dec. 13, 1862 Fredericksburg;
                                                        transferred to V. R. C., Nov. 3, 1863.
Roberts, Henry A.           "                Wounded slightly in arm, June 29, 1864, at Petersburg, Va.
 

SEVENTH REGIMENT, R. I. VOLUNTEERS,  (REORGANIZED.)

1ST LIEUT.
McKay, John, Jr.      Dec. 21, 1864.  Mustered out, June 9, 1865.

CORPORAL.
Burlingame, Benj. W.  Aug. 7, '62                "                "
Austin, Joseph            Sept. 6, 1862            "                 "
Arnold, Israel B.                   "                     "             June 16, 1865.

WAGONER.
Tourgee, Samuel W.            "                      "             June 9, 1865.

PRIVATES.
Bowman, George                  "                     "                "
Slocum, Chas. F.        Feb. 1, 1864.           "              July 13, 1865.
Eldridge, James E.      Sept. 6, 1862.          "               June 9, 1865.
Harrington, Albert                 "                    "                  "
Owen, Thomas T.      Jan. 24, 1865.           "                       "
Duffee, Michael         Jan. 5, 1864.       Deserted, March 11, 1865.
Sullivan, Michael       Nov. 8, 1862.      Mustered out, July 13, 1865.
Sunderland, Wm. N.  Feb. 1, '64.                    "                   "
Tillinghast, Chas. E.           "                             "                  "
Whitman, Reu. A.        Jan. 5, 1864.    Died, March 21, 1865, in hospital.
Blanchard, John E.      Sept. 6, 1862.   Mustered out, June 9, 1865.
Taylor, John H.                   "                            "                  "
Finnegan, Hugh          July 7, 1862.                  "                  "
Hudson, Robert          Jan. 5, 1864.                 "           July 13, 1865.
Leary, John                Feb. 9, 1864.                "                   "
Briggs, Geo. W.                 "                  Deserted, January 23, 1865.
Coville, Geo. W.        Jan. 26, 1864.     Mustered out, July 13, 1865.
Gradwell, James         Sept. 6, 1862.     Mustered out, June 9, 1865.
Greene, Geo. D.                 "                               "                  "
Mowry, Benjamin               "                               "               "
Sweet, Charles E.               "                               "                  "
Taylor, James J.                  "                               "                  "
Gibney, Charles P.              "                               "                  "
Roberts, Henry A.               "                               "                  "

ELEVENTH REGIMENT, RHODE ISLAND VOLUNTEERS.

CORPORAL.
Simmonds, Edwin R.     Oct. 1, 1862.    Mustered out, July 13, 1863.

PRIVATES.
Austin, Stephen A.               "                      "               "
Jennison, Thomas                 "                      "               "
Stone, Daniel J.                    "                      "               "
Cornell, Joseph H.               "                 Not on October roll.
Cooper, Henry                    "                 Mustered out, July 13, 1863.
Cox, John W.                      "                       "               "
Wing, John                           "                      "                "
Greene, Albert R.                 "                      "                "
Greenman, Walter P.            "                      "                "

Name and Rank.   Date of Muster.   Remarks.

TWELFTH REGIMENT, R. I. VOL.,  REORGANIZED.

ASST. SURGEON.
King, Henry             Oct. 20, 1862.  Resigned, May 13, 1863.

CAPTAIN.
Spink, George A.     Oct. 13, 1862.   Mustered out, July 29, 1863.

2D LIEUT.
Weaver, John H.      April 26, 1863.            "               "

SERGEANT.
Slocum, Albert A.     Oct. 13, 1862.            "               "
Weaver, Jonathan R.             "                     "                "

CORPORAL.
DeVolv, Warren N.              "            Transferred to Co. G, Jan. 2, 1863; discharged,
                                                         June 1, 1862 (sic) on surg. certif.
Webb, Thomas C.               "            Mustered out, July 29, 1863.
Cornell, Joseph P.                "            Sergeant; mustered out, July 29, 1863.

MUSICIANS.
Kiernan, Thomas                 "              Mustered out, July 29, 1863.
Andrews, John F.      Oct. 24, 1863                  "               "
Baxter, Daniel                      "                            "              "
Tourgee, George B.   Oct. 13, 1862.  Died, May 1, 1863, near Richmond, Ky.

PRIVATES.
Blanchard, Rufus R.             "             Mustered out, July 29, 1863.
Brown, Francis                    "             Wounded at Fredericksburg, Va., mustered out, July 29, 1863.
Hudson, Wm. M.                 "             Mustered out, July 29, 1863.
Wood, Geo. W.                   "             Died, Jan. 16, 1863, at Camp, near Falmouth, Va.
Whitman, Hiram                  "              Died, Jan. 15, 1863, of wounds, at Portsmouth Grove Hospital.
Remington, Henry A.           "              Mustered out, July 29, 1863.
Whitman, Jasper P.              "             Wounded slightly, Dec. 13,1863, at Fredericksburg, Va.;
                                                          mustered out July 29, 1863.
Clark, James                        "             Mustered out, July 29, 1863.
Mattison, Lewis J.                "                    "                  "
Wilbur, Edward J.                "             Killed accidentally, Oct. 23,
1862.
Franklin, Geo. W.                "             Mustered out, July 29, 1863.
Mitchell, Rich'd F.                "                    "                      "
Higgins, Chris.                     "              Discharged, March 16,1863, on surg. certificate.
Dickinson, Geo.                  "              Mustered out, July 29, 1863.
Essex, James                      "                     "                      "
Tew, Elisha G.                    "                     "                      "
Tibbitts, Horace W.            "                     "                      "
Tyler, Henry O.                  "                     "                      "
Cameron, Donald               "                     "                      "
Whipple, Lowrey                "                     "                     "
Bowman, Chas. E.              "              Discharged, July 11, 1863, on surg. certif.
Brown, Wm. D.                 "               Mustered out, July 29, 1863.
Cady, John G.                   "               Discharged, March 31, 1863, on surg. certif.
Cady, Calvin L.                 "               Deserted, Oct. 21, 1862.
Cady, Daniel W.                "               Mustered out, July 29, 1863.
Cook, Thomas                   "                       "               "
Hutter, Thomas                  "               Died, April 6, 1863.
Matteson, Geo. E.             "                Mustered out, July 29, 1863.
Northup, Wm. H.              "                         "               "
Place, Wm. H. H.              "                         "              "
Remington, H. A.               "             Transferred, Nov.28, 1862, to Co. A.
Smith, Francis                  "               Wounded slightly, Dec. 13, 1862, at Fredericksburg, Va.;
                                                        mustered out, July 29, 1863.
Howard, John D.             "               Wounded severely in ankle, Dec.13, 1862, at Fredericksburg;
                                                        mustered out, July 29, 1863.
Phillips, Wm. R.               "               Mustered out, July 29, 1863.

HOSPITAL GUARDS, RHODE ISLAND VOLUNTEERS.

PRIVATES.
Johnson, Alfred A.     Dec. 6, 1862. Corporal; mustered out, Aug. 26, '65.
Locke, Mark                     "              Mustered out, Aug. 26, 1865.
 

Name and Rank.   Date of Muster.   Remarks.

FIRST REGIMENT, R. I. CAVALRY.

SERGEANT.
Rhodes, Jos. A.     Dec. 14, 1861.  Discharged to accept commission, September 1, 1863.
Smith, Wm. L.       March 3, 1862.  Discharged, January 5, 1864.

CORPORAL.
Bates, Willard H.   Dec. 14, 1861.  Sergeant; re-enlisted, Jan. 5, 1864.
Gorton, Ray G.      March 3, 1861. Re-enlisted, Feb. 6, 1864.
Chappell, Wm. A.  Dec. 14, 1861.  Discharged, May 19, 1862, on surg. certificate.

MUSICIAN.
Fish, Kinder                    "              Discharged, June 18, 1862.

PRIVATES.
West, Geo. W.               "              Taken prisoner, Dec. 1, 1863.
West, Hiram                   "              Taken prisoner, Oct. 12, 1863; prisoner, March 31, 1864; died, in
                                                      Andersonville, Ga., June 15, 1864.
Barbour, Ezra S.             "              Discharged.
Dowd, Oliver                  "                      "
Fairbanks, Manfred March 10, '62. Discharged, Oct. 7, 1862, on surg. cert.
Kettelle, James       Dec. 14, 1861. Taken prisoner, Oct. 12, 1863; died, June 6, 1864, at Andersonville, Ga.
McKee, Wm. H.    Dec. 14, 1861.  Re-enlisted, Jan. 5, 1864.
Northup, Geo. S.              "             Corporal; taken prisoner, June 18, '63. paroled, mustered out, Oct. 10, '64.
Peirce, Preserved R.          "             Discharged, Aug. 5, 1863, on surg. certificate.
Spencer, Eben                   "             Discharged, Aug. 10, 1862, on surg. certificate.
Tourgee, Wm. H.              "             Taken prisoner, June 18, 1863; exch'd; re-enlisted, Jan. 5, 1864.
Atwood, Nathan               "              Sergeant; taken prisoner, June 18, 1863; exchanged; re-enlisted, Jan. 5, 1864.
Greene, Samuel R.            "             Taken prisoner, June 18, 1863; exchanged; re-enlisted, Jan. 5, 1864.
Bennett, Wm. H.               "             Taken prisoner, March 17, 1863; exchanged; mustered out, Oct. 10, '64.
Collins, Gilbert L.              "             Re-enlisted, Jan. 5, 1864; transferred to the Navy, April 29, 1864.
Johnson, Jas. B.                "              Re-enlisted, Jan. 5, 1864; transferred to troop D, new organization,
December 21, 1864.
Johnson, Alfred A.             "             Discharged, May 8, 1862.
Neild, Samuel           Sept. 4, 1862.          "          Nov. 30, 1862.
Sunderland, Wm. H. Dec. 14, 1861.  Re-enlisted, Jan. 4, 1864.
Durden, Robert.                 "              Taken prisoner, Aug. 9, 1862; exchd; taken prisoner, Oct. 12,
                                                        1863; died, Aug. 5, 1864, at Andersonville, Ga.
Harrington, Amos                "            Discharged, Dec. 22, 1862, on surg. certificate.
Lowther, Henry        Dec. 31, 1861. Deserted, July 20, 1862.
McMillan, Wm.        Dec. 14, 1861.  Discharged, June 13, 1862, on surg. certificate.
Nason, Chas. H.                 "             Discharged, Jan. 17, 1863, on surg. certificate.
Parkinson, Benoni               "             Corporal; taken prisoner, Sept. 15, '62.
Greene, Samuel N.             "              Not accounted for on the rolls.
Jordan, Henry P.       Aug. 15, 1862. Wounded, March 17, 1863; discharged Aug. 28, 1863, on surg. certificate.
Rice, Caleb.             Dec. 14, 1861. Disch. Feb. 13, 1863, on
                                                        surg. certif.
Spink, Wm. R.                   "             Corporal; taken prisoner, June 18, 1863; exchanged;
                                                        re-enlisted, Jan. 5, 1864.
Coggshall, Edwin L.           "              Mustered out, Nov. 11, 1864.
Clarke, Geo. L.                 "              Wounded, Sept. 14, 1863; taken prisoner, Oct. 12, 1863.
Card, Benj. S.                   "              Deserted, July 18, 1862.
 Ingraham, Rufus L.           "              Discharged, May 2, 1862, on surg. certif.

FIRST REGIMENT, R. I. CAVALRY, (REORGANIZED).

COM. SERGEANT.
Atwood, Nathan      Jan. 5, 1864.   Mustered out, Aug. 3, 1865.

CORPORAL.
Greene, Samuel R.             "            Sergeant, May 1, 1865; Mustered out, Aug. 3, 1865.

PRIVATES.
Spink, Wm. R.      Jan. 5, 1864.     Mustered out of service, June 6, 1865.
Clark, Geo. L.      Dec. 14, 1861.   Prisoner of war, since Oct. 12, 1863.
Gorton, Ray G.    Feb. 6, 1864.      Mustered out, Aug. 3, 1865.
Bates, Willard H.  Jan. 5, 1864.                "               "
McKee, Wm. H.           "                          "               "
Tourgee, Wm. H.          "                           "               "
Bennett, Wm H.    Dec. 14, 1861.  Prisoner, exchanged; mustered out, Oct. 10, 1864.
Johnson, Jas. B.   Jan. 5, 1864.      Mustered out, Aug. 3, 1865.
Sunderland, Wm. A.      "                       "                 "

Name and Rank.   Date of Muster.   Remarks.

SEVENTH SQUADRON, R. I. CAVALRY.

WAGONER.
Havens, Harris  June 24, 1862.  Mustered out, Sept. 26, 1862.

PRIVATES.
Greene, Ezbon A.        "               "                       "
Gardiner, Nicholas B   "               "               Sept. 25, 1862.
Hall, Edwin W.            "               "               Sept. 26, 1862.
James, Lewis               "               "                        "
Martin, Joseph            "                "                       "
Rice, Wm. T.              "                "                       "
Wood, Jason F.          "                "                       "

SECOND REGIMENT, RHODE ISLAND CAVALRY.

PRIVATES.
Harvey, Edward.   Nov. 21, 1862.  Transferred to troop I, 3d R. I. Cavalry, Jan. 14, 1864.
Costley, Joseph     May 4, 1863.     Transferred to troop I, 3d R. I. Cavalry, Jan. 14, 1864.

THIRD REGIMENT, RHODE ISLAND CAVALRY.

CAPTAIN.
Barney, Wm. C.  Sept. 15, 1863. Resigned, Feb. 20, 1864, on account of disability.

SERGEANT.
Sweet, Alonzo B. Sept. 12, 1863.  Wounded, Aug. 16, 1864, near Mobile, Ala.; mustered out Oct. 25, 1865.

CORPORAL.
Gorton, Benjamin         "                Discharged, July 12, 1865, on surgeon's certificate.

PRIVATES.
Gorton, Benjamin          "              Deserted, Dec. 13, 1863.
Caloran, John                "              Mustered out, Nov. 29, 1865.
Cook, Thomas              "              Corporal.  Taken prisoner; exchanged July 27, 1864; deserted July 26, 1865.
Cook, Rowland C.        "              Mustered out, Sept. 29, 1865.
Briggs, James. P.    Dec. 17, 1863.          "          Nov. 29, 1865.
Cady, Joel E., Jr.           "               Farrier, Mustered out, Nov. 29, 1865.
Smith, Francis                "               Died, Sept. 9, 1864, at New Orleans, of chronic diarrhea.
Little, Francis         Jan. 9, 1865.    Deserted, Aug. 14, 1865.
Mitchell, James.             "               Taken prisoner, May 18, 1864, near Sims Port, La.;
                                                      returned Dec. 10, 1864; mustered out, Aug. 1, '65.
Sweet, Wm.          June 18, 1864.   Sergeant, Mustered out, Nov. 29, 1865.
Budlong, Wm. H.  Apr. 15, 1864.   Deserted, June 27, 1864.
Carrington, David W.       "                    "        July 11, 1865.
Salisbury, Daniel L.          "               Mustered out, Nov. 29, 1865.
Slater, Albert H.               "              Died, August 9, 1864, at New Orleans, La.
Costley, Joseph      Nov. 13, 1862  Mustered out, Nov. 13, 1865.
Haney, Edward       Oct. 16, 1862.  Drowned, Dec. 22, 1864, on passage from New Orleans to New York.
Martin, Patrick        June 18, 1864.   Mustered out, Nov. 29, 1865.
Martin, Patrick                 "                       "               "
Harry, Charles E.    June 26, 1864.   Absent, sick, Nov. 29, 1865.
Smith, Edison B.     Feb. 27, 1864.   Corporal; Sergeant; Mustered out, Nov. 29, 1865.
Briggs, James E.      June 18, 1864.   Mustered out, Nov. 29, 1865.


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