Victoria City Seal
VICTORIA COUNTY, TEXAS
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VICTORIA COUNTY MUSTER ROLL
September 25, 1861

Commissions sent to Capt. Jas. E. FURGUSON

VICTORIA CALVARY COMPANY-24TH BRIGADE

OFFICERSPRIVATES
Capt. J.E. FURGESONThos. SMITH
1st Lt. S.W. WALTONC.L. STADTLER
2nd Lt. J.T. STAFFORD W.M. VARNELL
3rd Lt. Jas. P. KEANM. SPELL
Ord. Sgt. J.G. COLLORR.H. HUNTER
2nd Ord. Sgt. J.L CUNNINGHAMW.G. THORNTON
3rd Ord. Sgt. U.N. ATKINSONJas. J. NUNER
4th Ord. Sgt. S. DE LEONGeo. JOSLIN
lst Cop’l. W.J. STAFFORDL.F. WHEELER
2nd Cop’l. Thos. W. PEARSON W.T. HARRIS
3rd Cop’l. F.R. DOUGHTERYA. DEICHART
4th Cop'l. J.J. MURPHRYThos. JENKINS
John C. WARDEN
MUSICIANM.F. RUNDELL
Chas. REISNERJas. HEPPERON
Alex BORLAND
PRIVATESS.D. DE LEON
F. SHULTER
Wm. HUNTJ.B. WALKER
M.M. BREWSTERH WEAKA
J.G. ROWLANDMILLER
J.R. JANUARYW.S. GLASS
Jas. C. SCOTTSOL HALFIN
E.H. GAYLORDJohn E. MOODY
E. MORGANM. BARTLETTS
C.C. SMOTHERSSam’l JANUARY
Julius SCHNEIDERFrank DE LEON
Frank COLLERJames SAMPSON
Rudolph HAYSDaniel WEISIGER Jr.
E. PICKERINGDuncan WILLIAM
A. BARTLETTSRarl SASA
C.L. THURMONDW.J. WHITEHEAD
L.F. GANTE.R. WELLS
Sam’l HARRISWm. GRAVETT
C.C. ROSELLL.D. EASTERBROOK
W.W. BROWNLOWHenry NELSON
R.N. WEISIGARSamuel P. WEISIGER
W.J. MC DONALDNicholas WILLIAMS
David BUNCE Jas. N. RAGLAND
E.H. SMITHWm. RUPLEY
Rob. WILLOUPHYB.N. JOSLIN
W.J. CRAIGJ.D.STAPLES
J.H.MULLINS

Victoria, Sept. 21st, 1861
Adj’t Gen. Wm. BIRD

Dear Sir,
I here with transmit to you the report of the organization of a Cavalry Company in Victoria County. We report our company as an Independent Company for Coast defense, and for the defense of any port of the Coast in case of invasion or in any part of the State in case of great immergensy. We judging of that immergency, the company is composed mostly of married men, and men whose affairs will not let them go in the active service. We have employed a good drill Sergeant and we drill 4 times in a week. We ourselves the rest we can, and want to put ourselves in a high state of

Yours truly
James E. FERGUSON


MUSTER ROLL,COMPANY A, VICTORIA COUNTY

Commanded by Otto Von ROEDER

NameBirthAgePost office
Capt. Otto Von ROEDERPrussia54Victoria
1st Lt. A.E. CLARKMiss.46"
2nd Lt. C.L. THURMONDTenn.29"
2nd ? B.F. PONNDSAla.39"
O.S. ? MontgomeryMiss.32Meyersville, DeWitt Co.
Sergeants
W.J. MC DONALD
W.M. BROWNLOWS. C.39Victoria
Thomas SMITHVirginia43"
C.C. WHITTINGTONN.C.46"
Corporals
M.W. ALEXANDERTenn.45"
F.B.H. KINGMiss.37"
B.F. DAVISVirginia39"
Henry BAKER
Privates
ANSURALDO, RAMONMexico40"
ALLNOCH, F."
BORLAND, A. absent
BUCKART, Louis
BURNHURST, F. absent
CLEMENTS, Geo. absent
DILLIMAN, John absent
FERGERSON, HenryGermany36"
GRAFT, AntonioGermany41"
GOLLA, John absent
HOWARD, Thomas absent
HOHENDON, William absent
HERZOG, HenyGermany19Victoria
HEPWORTH, John absent
HALFIN, Henry absent
HELLERBRANT, O.L. absent
JOHN, Chas.Germany44Victoria
KENNER, J.P.
KIBBE, R.P. sub for BARTLETT, A.Louisiana17 Victoria
KOHEN, William absent
KERSEY, G.W. absent
LEVI, Henry absent
LECHON, Gregoria absent
LETTS, JacobNew York 25Victoria
LUBE, Louis absent
MALTITZ,C.C. absent
MUSGA, John absent
MILLER, Geo. absent
MILLER, Falwine absent
MISE, Fred absent
NEIMAN, Geo. absent
O’REAGAN, M. absent
ORTZ, Romaldo absent
O’KEIFE, Thomas absent
PICKERING, E.E. absent
PISGA, Thos. absent
PILGRIM, Mat absent
ROWLAND, J.G.Virginia41Victoria
REUFF, E. absent
ROBINS, EdwinMaine35Victoria
RANDALL, W.D. absent
RANDALL, Thomas sub for RANDALL, Jas.Texas16 Lavaca
ROBINSON, William
SHONDOW, Gotlieb absent
SIMONS, George absent
STRAUS, Charles absent
STERNE, PhillipHolland22Victoria
STERNE, Levi absent
SINGLETON, W.W. absent (marked out)
WASCHER, Henry absent
WEBBER, Paul absent
WUCHESER, Fred sub for WEISIGER. D.Germany51 Victoria
WHEELER, J.0. absent
HILL, B.F.N. C. 46Victoria
GABLER (CABLER),J.D.Tenn. 48 Mission Valley

I certify the foregoing Muster Roll is correct.
Otto Von ROEDER
commanding Company A, 24th Brigade Texas State Troops


MUSTER ROLL OF CAPT. S.W. HILL
DUPLICATE
I J.D. O’DANIEL first sergeant of the Victoria Aids a company organized in Victoria county Texas as an action company for state service under the Laws of the State do hereby certyfy that an Election for Officers of said company was duly held in said county on the 24th August 1861 and the following officers were elected to wit, S.W. HILL Captain, S.H. BARTON 1st Lieut, Charles BREMINGHAM second Lieut, A. FARRER third lieut & J.D. O’DANIEL first seargent this Aug the 26th 1861

J.D. O’DANIEL First Seargent To his Exelincy Edward CLARK Govener of the State of Texas

Sworn before me this 26 August 1861
Wm. GARNETT Clk

Appeared before me William RAYLAND (RAGLAND] Chief Justice of Victoria County J.D. O’DANIEL first seargent of said company and makes oath that the said company was organised and officers elected as the law directs.
Given under my hand and seal this 26th August 1861 Wm.. RAYLAND (RAGLAND]
Chief Justice---VC

I S.W. HILL Captain of the Victoria Aides a Military company formed in Victoria County and State of Texas under the laws of the State affore said do hereby certify under oath that said company was organised on the 24th day of August 1861 and County affore said under the name affore said as a company of Cavelry and that the following are the names of the officers and members of said company at the date of this certificate to wit.

This company is to be subject to the Govenor orders for State protection as an active company.

Capt. S.W. HILLPvt. F. GUNZALAS
lst.Lt. S.H. BARTONPvt. F. UPSTER
2nd.Lt. C. BREMINGHAMPvt R. ORTIS
3rd.Lt. A. FERRERPvt G.W. LOUIS
sert. J.D. O’DONALD“ P. ORTIS
" W. HUDSON“ ALVA BOOTH
"A. WAKEFIELD" A.J. BARTON
“ J.W. HILL“ S. DINCAN
Corpl Wm. HILL“ S. ORTIS
" J. HUGHS“ LUZAN ORTIS
" P. MANGRES“ B. VARNELL
" P. ALSEVALDO“ J. GOVER
Pvt “ H. ROCK“ L. DECER
“ J. DECER“ W.L. ABBOT
“ S. WIETS" V. CONRAD
“ D. HUDLER“ Geo. LANGLY
" L. DUERAY“ J. SHERER
" J. CHAMBERS“ Wm MILLER
" W WILSON“ E DUCRAY
" J MILLER“ Jas HILL
" W WILSON“J. E. GREY

S.W. HILL captain

sworn before me this the 26 day of Augst 1861
Wm GARNETT, clk CCVC

Witness my hand and the seal of the County Court as my ____ at Victoria this the 26 day of Augst 1861
Wm GARNETT, clk.


TWENTY FOURTH BRIGADE DISTRICT

ROLL OF THE STATE TROOPS OF VICTORIA COUNTY,
made January 26th 1864

NAMESTO WHAT COMMAND ASSIGNEDREMARKS
BIRMINGHAM. Chas.24th Battalioncertificate
CANNO, Miguel"
CRANE, Charles"
DAVIES, B.F. Dr."
DILLMAN, John"certificate
DINCANS,Stephen"certificate
ERNST, Antonio"certificate
ERNST, Seraphim"sick in bed
FLORES, Emanuel"certificate
FINGLE, Frank"certificate
FISHER, Henry, Dr."certificate
GRAY, John"certificate
GAYLORD, S.H."certificate
GREYMEYER, Christian"certificate
HECK, John"certificate
HUNT, William "certificate
HOFFMAN, Lawrence"certificate
HICKMAN, William"certificate
HANKERS, John"certificate
HUSTON, W.F."certificate
HUEY, Willis"certificate
HUEY, Barnum"certificate
HUBBELL, C.B."certificate
JEFFERSON, George M."certificate
JAMIESON, John"certificate
KUHNS, Henry"certificate
KRAMER, George"certificate
KONIG, GOtfried"certificate
LENTZ, Antonio"
LOWE, Alex"
MITCHELL, Wm. T."certificate
MAIS, Frederick"certificate
MILTON, N.A."certificate
NEEDE, John M."certificate
O’RIEF, Mike"certificate
ROUFF, E."certificate
RAGLAND, N.M."certificate
ROSELLE, J."certificate
RANDALL, William"Bordens CO.
SCHAFER, John"certificate
SPITZER, August"certificate
SARTORIOUS, George"certificate
SCHUMAN, Valentin"certificate
SEVIER, E.G."certificate
SCHRADER, Charles"certificate
SKAGGS, Newton H."certificate
SKAGGS, E.P."certificate
TRABER, Joseph"certificate
TEEL, William"certificate
TUDOR, Henry"certificate
WILLIAMS, D.F."certificate
WIELAND, Joseph"certificate
WIELAND, John"certificate
WHEELER, Jesse 0."certificate
WAGNER, Peter"certificate
WISSING, Charles Dr."certificate
WILLIAMS, JOURDAN"certificate
WEISIGER, S.P."certificate
ZAHN, M."certificate
ZERJACK, Louis"certificate
ZABADO, Rafael"certificate

I certify that the above is a correct roll of the State Troops of Victoria County who presented themselves to me for enrollment on the 26th day of January 1864 in persuance of notice given by me.

John H. CROSS
enrolling officer T.S.T. Victoria County


VICTORIA COUNTY CIVIL WAR MUSTER ROLLS

The State of Texas
County of Victoria
I, William RAGLAND Chief Justice of said county and State, do hereby certify that according to the return of election of officers of Company A from Victoria County State of Texas made to me in accordance with the act of the legislature of the 10 Feby 1858, the following named persons were elected and returned as officers, to wit:

George J. HAMPTON, Captain
James I. NUNER, 1st Lieutenant
Cyrus 0. WELLER, End Lieutenant
Ferdinand A. FENNER, 3rd Lieutenant

Given under my hand and the seal of the County Court at my office in Victoria, on this 3rd day of June, A.D. 1861. Wm. RAGLAND
Chief Justice Victoria County


MUSTER ROLL OF CAPTAIN G.J. HAMPTON’S COMPANY OF VICTORIA FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 1861
24 TH BRIGADE, COMPANY A, VICTORIA BLUES

ANDREWS, L.-PrivateMONTGOMERY, Alex
BARTLETT, L.MOODY, F.M.
BREEDEN, P.H.MOODY, J.E.
CABLER, J.Q.NAPIER, C.A.
CAROTHERS, S.I.NICHOLSON, J.L.
CHEDRICK, Wm.(CHEDICK)NUNER, J.I., Lieut. 1st
CLARK, T.M.OLDS, James, Serg’nt. 4th
CUNNINGHAM, H.S.,Serg'nt. 2ndONDERDONK, G.
CUNNINGHAM, J.L.ONDERDONK, W.H.
CUNNINGHAM, O.W.OWENS, R.
DAVENPORT, W.L.PEACAN, E.C.
DAVIS, Wm. T.PETICOLAS, A.B. Serg’nt. 5th
DEAKS, J.W.P0SEY, G.W.
FELLS, SamRAGLAND, J.N.
FELTER, C.W.RAY, J.L.
FENNER, F.A., Lieut. 3rdRAY, W.L.
FIELD, A.G.ROEDER, L.V., Serg’nt. 3rd
FIELD, JohnROEDER, O.V.
FRANTZ, H.ROSEL, A.K.
GARNETT. H.ROSE, V.J., Serg’nt. 1st
GAYLE, P.RUNDELL, F.M.
GLOCK, A.SCHREADER, H.E.
GREEN,L.SHAPPY, L.
HAGERTY, Wm. Jr., Cop’1. 3rdSHIPP, W.
HALL, J.A.SHIRKEY, W.J.
HALL, T. SMITH, R.W.
HAMPTON, G.J.STAFFORD, J. T.
HARRISON, G.B., CaptainSTERNE, P.
HEARKNESS, I.R.TAYLOR, H.C.
HERNDON, E.E.THROOP, T.B.
HERENDON,M.J.TIPPETT, H.M.
HOUSTON, W.P.TIPPETT, R.
HUGHES, L.TOPP, T. C.
HYATT, S.R.TUCKER, J.R.
JOHNSTON, C.VOIGT, F.E.
JOINER, H.VOIGT, J.N.
KIBBE, A.T., Cop’l. 2ndWALTON, J.K.T.
KIBBE, PerryWARBURTON, J.A.
LAHMAN, S.WATERS, Dan
LAW, C.W.WAYNE, ?
LEOBNITZ, H.E.WELLER, C.O., Lieut. 2nd
LINN, J.J. Jr.WELLS, E.R., Cop’l. 1st
LOGUE, C.L.WHEELER, J.0.
LYTLE, W.B.WHEELER, L.C.
MADDOCKS, J.L.WHITE, B.N.
MADUX, Jas.WHITE, S.A.
MADUX, J.E.WILKINS, S.A.
MARKS, E.WILLIAMS, J.T.
Mc CLANAHAN, J.H., Cop’l. 4thWILLOUGHBY, R.
Mc NEIL, J.A.WINDLUPY, Jas.
MOBLEY, N.H.WOLF, A.S.
WOODAPLE, C.A.

.
BARTLETT, L.J.HARRIS, SamuelRAGLAND, F. W
CABLER, J.D.HERENDON, E.E.RAGLAND, Henry
CARUTHERS, Geo. I.HERNDON, M.J.REEVES, J.
CARTER, Wm. H.HUESTON, W.P.REID, A.E.
CHEEK, J.L.HUGHES, LandonROGERS, J.A.
CLARK, JasperJOINER, HeliardROSELL, A.K.
DAVIDSON, Q.JOYNER, H.SCHRADER, H.E.
DAVIS, Wm. T.KAISER, B.SHADRICK, Wm.
DEITZEL, E.LAHMAN, SamSHAPPEY, L.
DEVENPORT, W.L.LENARD, E.D.SHEPP, W.
EASON, J.R.LEONARD, E.D.SHIP, M.
EDGAR, J.M.LICHTENSTEIN, M.SHIRKEY, W.J.
EMISON, GeorgeLINN, J.J.SHIRKY, W.J.
EMISON, J.A.LITTLE, N.B.SMITH, John
FIELDS, JohnLOEBNITZ, N.E.STERN, Phillip
FIELDS, J.G.LOGUE, E.S.TIPPETT, Rob’t
FRANTZ, HenryMADDUX, C.B.UNGER, L.
GARNETT, Haro1dMADDUX, J.L.VOIGT, F.M.
GLOCK, AlbertMADDUX, JamesVOIGT, J.M.
GREEN, LouisMADUX, J.E.WAHLSTAB, W.
HAGERTY, J.H.MOODY, Geo. H.WATERS, Daniel
HAGERTY, WilliamNEWNER, J.I.WAYNE, F.D.
HALFIN, S.NICHOLSON, J.L.WHEELER, J.0. Jr.
HALL, J.I.OWENS, RichardWILLOUGHBY, Rob’t
HALL, JamesPEACON, E.C.WOOLF, A.S.
HALL. ThomasPHELPS, E.
HAMILTON, C.H. POWER, RICHARD


Enrollment of Men Subject to Military Duty in Victoria Town Precinct in Conformity with Order No. 3 form (from) Adjt. Gnl. office June 1st 1861... .State of Texas.

Editor’s note: The handwriting on the following muster roll is very hard to decipher.

Charles KOCHN (KOEHN) W.RIDER
Christian KREHMEYER J.GIBSON
John SCHAFER Q.HENNE
John RICKERM.HILLER
Wm. PEINEMANN A.HILLER
L. HOFMANN 0.HILLER
A. LUTER A.LENZ
John MEYER M.PILGRIM
Th. FISCHER Ch. SCHMIDT
W. LEAVER Ch. ZIRJAKS
Louis ZIRJACKS H.GRAMANN
Th. SENGLE Bennet RAY
Louis JECKER Chr. EASTHOF
N. ARNOLD H.SCHNEIDER
0. FINGER Ch. SCHRADER
George PIPER A.GROSHENNY
Charles MILLER F.MEITZ
S.H. GAYLORD C.SCHAGER
J.H. MATHIS S.SCHMIDT
M. SCHWARTZ M.ARISTED
A. LEVY A.NIRABE
C. le SAGE 0.NIEMANN
H. FERGUSON W.MANZ
L. MILLTHALER M.CUGLER
G. HEYER A.ERNST
H. HALFIN John NEAD
E. SCHADWITZ J.HASSENDEUFLE
A. SARTORIUS B.VOGT
Geo. SARTORIUS G.CREMER
J. HENKES J.VILLEMANN
Fr. GOLKE G.SPANDAU
N. KAUFMANN F.BOCHER (BORCHER)
J. DISCHINGER J.P. SIMON
J. SIMON Ch. VOGT
A. SIMON J.GILCH (GILEH)
G. SIMON Bennet VOGT
SPR---- L.SITTERLE
S. KAUFMANN P.SITTERLE
Fr. ? B.SPRINGER
W.P. LINKENHOCKER S.ERNST
W. KELLER S.SITTERLE
H. SCHNEIDER P.SITTERLE
Fr. BRIMMING F.MILLER
J. CONNERY M.ZIGLER
Fr. ALBRECHT A. KOEHN
Ant. BURSA E.D. LEONARD
M.SCHRADER S.A. FREDERICK
Fr. GOSH J.G. KNOWLAND
J.MIASGA Wm. KOEHN
M.MAHULA M.0. REAGEN
Q.BILNEAU J. HEPWORTH
T.PIROT A. HENSOLD
Th. PIESGA Q. ?. DURELS
J.WAGNER Ch. SCHMIDT
J.PIPER A. GRAF
J.FRIEDLIN U. ALTENHEIM
J.WIELAND N.D. HATFIELD
L.CHRUSLER P. STERN
Y.PELLORIS H.C. COULSON
C.T. MALITZ J.L. NICHOLSON
Th. KIEFE S. HARRIS
Fr. GARZA M.M. BREWSTER
J.LARA W. WILSON
G.BUTHU T. BECKER
E.TITZ N?. W. BONNEY
A.VILLEMAN Sam BONNEY
Fr. HARN A. LOWE
W.HATHAWAY S. HALFIN
(T.or L.or F.)BERKER(BECKER)T.CHRUSLER
The above is a correct list of the original
E. SCHADWITZ, O.S.

E. TEITZ,Captain
A. HANSOLDT 1st Lt.
C. LESAGE End. Lt.
N.D.J. HATFIELD 3rd. Lt.
E. SHCHADWITZ Orderly Sargent

J.W. MULLINS, presiding officer

I certify that J.W. MULLINS was enrolling officer in the Victoria precinct appointed by Joel T. CASE, appointed aid in Victoria County.
D.M. STAPP,
Brig. Gen.(T.M.?)

MUSTER ROLL OF CAPT. E. TEITZ’S CO... .VICTORIA. . .24 TH BRIG. Comm. Nov. 2Sth/61

(editors note:This concludes the muster rolls for Victoria County that we were able to receive copies of. Some of the original lists may be so badly deteriorated that they cannot be copied. If your ancestors name has not appeared on our lists, and you believe they served, you should contact the Texas State Archives and ask them to search their original muster roll lists.)

HEADQUARTERS, 24 TH BRIGADE, TEXAS STATE TROOPS,
INDIANOLA, APL 2, 1862

Col. J.Y. DASHIELL, Adjutant and Insp. General, Austin:

I hereby certify, in accordance with the provisions of the act, entitled an act to perfect the organization of the State Troops, that an election was held for company officers in Victoria Co., Precinct No. 1, Beat 1 on the 15 day of March 1862, by J.L. NIKELSON in pursuance of an order from this office, which resulted in the election of, as follows:

Captain, N.D.J. HATFIELD
First Lieutenant, Chas. L. SLADTLER
Second Lieutenant,E. SHADWITZE
Second Jr. Lieutenant, John JIMERSON
They having received the highest number of votes in said precinct.

Yours respectfully,
By order of Wm. M. COOK, Brig Genl
W.H. WOODWARD, Brig Adjt


HEADQUARTERS, 24TH BRIGADE, TEXAS STATE TROOPS,
INDIANOLA, APR 2 1862

Col. J.Y. DASHIELL,Adjutant and Insp. General, Austin:

I hereby certify, in accordance with the provisions of the act, entitled an act to perfect the organization of the State Troops, that an election was held for company officers in Victoria Co. Precinct No. 1 Beat 2 on the 29 day of March 1862, by J.L. NICKELSON in pursuance of an order from this office, which resulted in the election of, as follows:

Captain, A. OLIVER
First Lieutenant, E.H. SMITH
Second Lieutenant, L. ROUFF
Second Jr. Lieutenant, A. LANE

They having received the highest number of votes in said precinct.

Yours respectfully,
By order of
W.M. COOK, BRIG Genl
W.H. WOODWARD, Brig adjt


HEADQUARTERS, 24TH BRIGADE, TEXAS STATE TROOPS,
INDIANOLA, APL 2 1862

Col. J.Y. DASHIELL, Adjutant and Insp. General, Austin:

I hereby certify, in accordance with the provisions of the act, entitled an act to perfect the organization of the State Troops, that an election was held for company officers in Victoria Co. Precinct No. 2 on the 29 day of March 1862, by A.S. LEAVITT in pursuance of an order from this office, which resulted in the election of, as follows:

Captain: J.A. EMISON
First Lieutenant: J.N. LANDER
Second Lieutenant: T.C. (TOPP?)
Second Jr. Lieutenant: G. ONDERDONKE

They having received the highest number of votes in said precinct.

Yours respectfully,
By order of W.M. COOK,Brig. Genl
W.H. WOODWARD, BRIG ADJT

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