LISTING OF DOCUMENTS IN MY FILES
76TH NEW YORK VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

BY: B. CONRAD BUSH
1940 READING ROAD
WEST FALLS, NY 14170
716-652-4341
Bushresear@aol.com


Edgar A. Adams, pvt., Co. H, 76th NY Vol. Inf.; transferred to Co. I 147th NY Vol. Inf.; transferred to Co. I, 91st NY
copy of discharge

Issac L. Ball, pvt. Co. D, 76th NY Vol. Inf.
mother pension application 105602
Isaac died Nov 25, 1864 of chronic diarrohea while aboard Steamer Atlantic, buried Nov 26, 1864 at Anapolis, MD.
brother Charles Ball, Co., E, 89th NY Vol. Inf Killed in action June 29, 1864 pension application 148417
6 letters - transcribed
November 24, 1863 •February 9, 1864 •March 9, 1864
March 12, 1864 • March 13, 1864 • March 31, 1864

Cornelius F. Bailey Mother's pension application 272508 died at Andersonville, Ga. Oct 1, 1864 of Scorbutis; captured at the Wilderness, Va. nothing copied

Lawrence M. Banker, Sgt., Co. F, 76th NY Vol. Inf, killed in action at Gainsville, Va. August 28, 1862
Mother pension application 176762
2 letters - transcribed
May 19, 1861 • March 4, 1862

William L. Barringer, pvt. Co. I, 76th NY Vol Inf
killed by accidental discharge of a revolver
Mother's pension application

Darius C. Barton, pvt., Co. I, 76th NY Vol Infantry killed in action May 5, 1864 at Germania, Wilderness, Va.
Father's pension application 202530 no records copied

Daniel Bradley, pvt, Co. C, 76th NY Vol. Inf.
Mother's pension application 257187 cert no. 397935
Daniel killed in action July 3, 1863 at Gettysburg, Pa.
8 letters - transcribed
April 18, 1862 • May 17, 1862 •no date Prates Point, Va
no date January 22, 1863 •April 27, 1863 •June 9, 1863 •June 23, 1863

James B. Bush, pvt. Co. B, 76th NY Vol. Infantry,
mother pension application
died of wounds received at Gettysburg, Pa. July 1, 1863 on Aug 22, 1863 at Gettysburg, Pa.

Joseph Bush, pvt., Co. H, 76th NY Vol. Inf
invalid pension application

John Cahill, pvt., Co. B, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died at Salisbury, NC prison January 15, 1865; captured at Poplar Grove Church, Va. Oct 1, 1864
mother pension application

Thomas Calvin, pvt., Co. D, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 1, 1863
mother pension application
William Rice, pvt., Co. G, 76th NY Vol Infantry 1 letter from his friend William Rice - transcribed May 14, 1862

John A. Clark, pvt., Co. H, 76th NY Vol Inf
died American Hospital, Washington, D.C. August 7, 1862 of Typhoid Fever.
Mother's pension application
5 letters transcribed
Jan 24, 1862 •Jan 26, (1862) •April 22, 1862 Washington, D.C.
May 18, 1862 Washington, D.C. • July 11, 1862 Washington, D.C.

Bartholomew Clifford alias William Shay, pvt. Co. G, 76th NY Vol Infantry
father's pension application
missing in action at Wilderness, Va. May 5, 1864; supposed a prisoner of war, no further record
1 letter - transcribed - April 22, 1864

Eli Cornwell, pvt. Co. I, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Mother's pension application 107509 nothing copied

William H. Cranston, pvt., Co. A, 76th NY Vol Infantry
previous service with Co., D, 30th Regt. NY Vol Infantry
killed in action July 1, 1863 at Gettysburg, Pa.
Mother's pension application

Arthur Darling, pvt., Co. K, 76th NY Vol Infantry
mother pension application 274163 239370
died October 23, 1863 of typhoid fever

Orville Davenport, pvt., Co. A, 76th NY Vol Infantry
mother pension application

Charles W. Devoe, pvt., Co. K, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died of wounds received in action August 28, 1862, Gainesville, Va. and died September 3, 1862
Father's pension application
6 letters - transcribed
January 28, 1862 Camp Riker • February 17, 1862 Camp Casey, Washington, D.C.
February 27, 1862 Camp Brightwood, Washington, D.C. • Feb 28, 1862 Camp Brightwood, Washington, D.C. • March 30, 1862 Fort Mass., Washignton, D.C. • April 17, 1862 Fort Mass., Washington, D.C.

George W. Devoe, pvt. Co. K, 76th NY Vol Infantry
deponent Young states he died Nov 15, 1864 at Andersonville
Mother's pension application 174088 141096

Artemas Dodge, pvt., Co. H, 23rd NY Vol Infantry
mother pension application
brother of Elias Dodge below of the 76th NY Inf.

Chauncey B. Dodge, 1st sgt., Co. B, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died at Andersonville, Ga. Sept. 20, 1864; taken prisoner Wilderness, Va. May 5, 1864
Mother's pension applciation
1 letter - transcribed November 16, 1863

Elias Dodge, pvt., Co. G, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Mother's pension application
brother of Artemas Dodge above of the 23rd NY Vol Infantry

Tart Dutcher, pvt., Co. I, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Mother's pension application
2 letters transcribed
October 10, 1862, Sharpsburg • September 18, (1862)

James Edwards, pvt., Co. A, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed July 1, 1863 at Gettysburg, Pa.
father's pension application
2 letters - transcribed
September 7, 1862 • December 20, 1862

Theodore Elliott, pvt., Co. B, 76th NY Vol Infantry
mother's pension application

Orin E. Ellis, pvt. Co. F, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died at Fort Totton, Va. March 24, 1862
mother's pension application
2 letters - transcribed
March 2, 1862 Meridian Hill •Feb 1862

John Earl, pvt., Co. A, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Mother's pension application

Robert B. Everett, Captain, Co. E, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Killed July 1, 1863 Gettysburg, Pa.
Mother's pension application

Henry Ferguson, pvt., Co. K, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died October 5, 1864 at Andersonville, Ga., captured May 5, 1864 at Wilderness, Va.
Mother's pension application
2 letters - transcribed
December 23, 1863 Camp near Kellys Ford, Va. • March 31, 1864 Camp near Culpepper, Va.

Samuel M. Fields, pvt., Co. I, 76th NY Vol Infantry
deserted Jan 20, 1863 while on march
mother's pension application 224669

Adelbert D. Fowler, pvt. Co. K, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died from typhoid fever May 4, 1862 at Patent Office Hospital, Washington, D.C.
mother's pension application 235998 185942

William C. Fox, pvt., Co. A, 76th NY Vol Infantry
wounded in the neck, by gun shot, at Gettysburg, Pa. July 1, 1863 and died on the field July 4, 1863.
Mother pension application.

Jerome Frink, pvt., Co. B, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died at Florence, S.C. a prisoner of war
Mother's pension application.
2 depositions re Florence - transcribed - Wm. Crozier & James Fox

Henry S. Fulderson, pvt., Co. C, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Killed in action at Gainesville, Va. August 28, 1864.
Mother's pension application

Everett Fuller, pvt., Co. B, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Father's pension application
Died a prisoner of war at Florence, S.C. Sept 26, 1864.

William K. Fuller, pvt., Co. B, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Died of disease at home on the 4th of January 1865. Paroled prisoner of war.
Father's pension application.

Henry Galpin, pvt., Co. H, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Mother's pension application
Henry died June 20, 1864 near Petersburg, Va. of wounds received June 18, 1864.
4 letters - transcribed
December 22, 1863 • January 22, 1862 • January 26, 1862 • January 3, 1864

Oscar Gibson, pvt., Co E, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Died Dec 2, 1863 at Belle Isle, Richmond, Va. a prisoner of war; taken prisoner July 1, 1863 at Gettysburg, Pa.
Father's pension application

Hiram Gilbert, pvt., Co. F, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Killed in action July 1, 1863 at Gettysburg, Pa.
Father's pension application
3 letters - transcribed
June 4, ? (1862) Uptons Hill • Oct 14, ? (1862) Uptons Hill • Nov 11, ? (1862) Uptons Hill

John T. Goff, pvt., Co G, 76th NY Vol.
Died March 25, 1862 at Fort Slocum of Typhoid Fever
Father's pension application
letter from Sgt. Freeman Schermerhorn re John's condition
1 letter - transcribed • March 23, 1862 Fort Totten

Richard Gregory, pvt., Co E, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Killed in action Spotsylvania, Va. May 19, 1864
Father's pension application
1 letter - transcribed • February 3, 1864

John Green, pvt., Co. B, 76th NY Vol Infantry (Greer?)
Died August 25, 1864 a prisoner of war at Andersonville grave no 6863
minor sister pension application

George M. Guernsey, corpl., Co D, 76th NY Vol Inf
Died August 2, 1862
Mother's pension application
2 letters - transcribed
January 23, 1862 Rikers Island • May 16, 1862 Fort Slocum

George Q. Guiles, pvt., Co., A, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Missing in action May 5, 1864 at Wilderness, Va. assumed dead no further record
Father's pension request

William Wallace Hadley, pvt. Co. K, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Captured May 6, 1864 Wilderness
Widow's pension application 831008 611768
died Jasper, NY June 16, 1905
14 letters - transcribed
Sept 21, 1863 • Sept 30, 1863 • Oct 28, 1863 • Nov 17, 1863
Nov 18, 1863 • Nov 24, 1863 • Dec 31, 1863 • Jan 1, 1864
Jan 20, 1864 • March 27, 1864 • April 16, 1864 • April 16, 1864
May 14, 1864 • Sept 20, 1864 • Oct 5, 1864

James H. Hammond, pvt. Co. I, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed Gettysburg, Pa. July 1, 1863
mother's pension application 33529 20216

Michael Hannan, pvt, Co. K, 76th NY Volunteer Infantry
died Oct 30, 1869 from effects of amputated leg
father's pension application 249102
Invalid's pension application 78757 53264

Marion Harpending, pvt., Co. D, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died Salisbury Prison, S.C. Jan 28, 1865 of starvation, etc captured at Poplar Grove Church, Va. Oct 1, 1864
Mother's pension application

Edgar D. Haviland, corpl. Co. E, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed in action Wilderness, Va. May 5, 1864
mother's pension application
2 letters and his obituary - transcribed
December 17, 1863 Rappahannock Station, Va. • August 11, 1863 Rappahannock Station, Va. re Gettysburg
Obituary

Alton Hawks, pvt., Co. A, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died of disease January 11, 1864, Alexandria, Va.
Father's pension application

George W. Hawley, Sergt. Co D, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed in battle of Wilderness, Va. May 5, 1864
father's pension application

Washington Theadore Hawley, Co K, 24th NY Vol Inf. transferred to Co. E, 76th NY Vol. May 13, 1863.
Reported on muster rolls of the 76th as Theadore Holly.
captured July 1, 1863, Gettysburg, Pa. died Andersonville, Ga. a prisoner of war
Mother's pension application
3 letters and an allotment - transcribed
December 21, 1861 • May 3, 1862 • July 8, 1862

George Hill, pvt., Co. H, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died, March 25, 1865, at Elmira NY in the U.S. Hospital of Pneumonia contracted at Salisbury, S.C. prison, captured at Poplar Grove Church, Va. Oct 1, 1864
Mother's pension
4 letters - transcribed
no date October 9, 10, 11, 1863 Camp near Culpepper, Va. June 2, 1864 ? 3, 1863 Camp near Bristo Station,Va.

Charles D. Hilliard, pvt., Co. C, 76th NY Vol Infantry
missing in action May 5, 1864 Wilderness, Va, died at Florence, S.C. Nov 9, 1864
Mother's pension

Albert L. Hilton, corpl., Co. A, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed May 5, 1864 at Wilderness, Va.
Mother's pension application
5 letters - transcribed
March 8, 1863 Pratts Point, Va. • May 23, 1863 •May 30, 1863 •June 5, 1864
letter from Capt. H. W. Pierce 76th NY
deposition from George M. Dewitt April 19, 1880

Thomas H. Hoffman, pvt., Co. F, 76th NY Vol Infantry
mother's pension application
killed in action Gainsville, Va. August 28, 1862
6 letters - transcribed
3 depostions re his death • Feb 2, 1862, Washington • April 11, 1862, Washington
April 23, 1862 • March 2, 1862, Washington • May 18, 1862, Fort Slocum • May 18, 1862, Washington

Charles Howard, sergt., Co. C, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Mother's pension application
killed in action Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864

Tappan Howell, pvt., Co. C, 76th NY Vol Infantry
father's pension application
died Sept 26, 1862 of wounds received at South Mountain, Md.

Henry Hufman, pvt. Co. K, 76th NY Vol Infantry
father's pension application 451658
died September 15, 1864 at Florence, S.C. a prisoner of war

George A. Hunt, pvt. Co. F, 76th NY Vol Infantry
wounded Aug 28, 1862 Gainesville, Va., died of wounds Sept 12, 1862
Father's pension application

Charles A. Hyde, pvt., Co. B, 76th NY Vol Infantry
father's pension
died of wounds July 4, 1863 rec'd Gettysburg, Pa.

Edward James, pvt., Co. D, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died May 5, 1864 at the Wilderness, Va.
mother's pension application 248708 188974
father's pension application 145084
6 letters - transcribed
Jan 18, 1862 Pratts Point • Jan 29, 1862 Rikers Island • Feb 18, 1862 Washington
June 8, 1862 Fredericksburg, Va. • February 25, 1864 Culpeper, Va. • February 25, 1864 Culpeper, Va.

Anson Johnson, pvt., Co. B, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Father's pension application
died July 1, 1863 at Gettysburg, Pa.
letter - transcribed June 28, 1863

Edgar W. Jones, pvt., Co. B, 76th NY Vol Infantry
mother's pension
died of Typhoid fever Sept 12, 1862, Washington, D.C
4 letters - transcribed
Jan 28, 1862 • Feb 4, 1862 • April 6, 1862 • May 15, 1862

Leander T. Jones, pvt., Co. F, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Mother's pension application
2 letters - transcribed
Feb 7, 1862, Camp Case • June 1, 1862, Fredericksburg, Va.

Phillip Keeler, 1st Lt., Co. I, 76th NY Vol Infantry
father's pension request

Luther Kimball, pvt., Co. G, 189th NY Vol Infantry
mother's pension application and military service record
died of disease Oct 6, 1864 Elmira, NY
Conrad's cousin of that generation

Orrin Kimberley, pvt., Co. B, 76th NY Vol Infantry
mother's pension application
died Andersonville, Ga. July 13, 1864

William Kline, pvt. Co. F, 76th NY Vol Infantry
mother's pension application
died Andersonville, Ga. Sept 24, 1864

Henry Z. Knapp, pvt., Co. D, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Mother's pension application

John H. Leach, pvt., Co. I, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died Sept 10, 1864 at Andersonville, Ga.
mother's pension application 119271 72077

John Lindsey, pvt., Co. G & F, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Mother's pension application
10 letters - transcribed
April 5, 1862 • May 16
portions of the following letters: Feb 2, 1862 •Feb 26, 1862 •March 6, 1862 •May 11, 1862
March 29, 1862 •Jan 24, 1862 •Dec 21, 1861

Charles Little, pvt., Co. F, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Captured at Wilderness, May 5, 1864; died at Andersonville, Ga. Sept 30, 1864

John Magerly, pvt., Co. G, 76th NY Vol Infantry
father's pension application 247639 198958

Moses P. Marsh, 2nd Lt. Co. C. 76th NY Vol Infantry
Father's pension application

Nicholas Martin, pvt., Co. B, 76th NY Vol Infantry
captured Wilderness, Va. died Andersonville, Ga. July 30, 1864.

Thomas Martin, sergt. major, Co. B, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Mother's pension application
10 letters - transcribed
Nov 23 Camp near Potomac Creek, Va. •Jan 14, 1863 •Mar 14, 1863 •March 31, 1863
April 20, 1863 •April 26, 1863 •May 3, 1863 •May 31, 1863 •June 7, 1863 •June 18, 1863

Elias McCarmon, pvt. Co. E, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Minor's pension application

James McChesney, pvt., Co. A,I, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died May 28, 1865 Campbell Hospital from wounds
Mother's pension application 264224 229524
Father's pension application 708976 508940
9 letters - transcribed
May 11, 1865 Campbell Hospital •Oct 20, 1864 Yellow House, Va. •April 21, 1865 Campbell Hospital
April 7, 1865 Campbell Hospital •April 2, 1865 5th Corps Field Hospital near Roarity Creek, Va.
Oct 5, (1864) Weldon RR •Sept 4, 1864 Petersburg, Va. •Jan 1, 1864 Hancock's Station, Va.

Mathew McCue, pvt., Co. F, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed May 5, 1864 Wilderness, Va.
Mother's pension application

Rensalear McIntyre, pvt., Co. E, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died March 31, 1862 at Fort Mapes D.C. of Pneumonia
Brother's pension application

Harvey D. Merritt, pvt., Co. F, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Died at Andersonville, Ga. Sept 7, 1864; captured at the Wilderness, Va. May4-5, 1864
Mother's pension application

Frank Miller, pvt., Co. F, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died Aug 29, 1862, 2nd Bull Run, Va.
Mother's pension application

Anthony Moran, Jr., pvt., Co. C, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed May 8, 1864 at Laurel Hill, Va.
Mother's pension
1 letter - transcribed • April 7, 1864 Culpepper, Va.

John Myerly, pvt., Co. C, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died January 31, 1864 Harwood Hosp. of Diarrhoea

Norman Mynard, pvt. Co. A, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Mother's pension application
died Dec 29, 1862 of Chronic Diarrhoea, New York , NY
3 letters - transcribed
May 16, 1862, Fort DeRusy, D.C. • May 18, 1862 • Feb 8, 1862, Washington, D.C.

William Norton pvt. Co. C, 76th NY Vol Infantry
father's pension application 188342
died from malignant form of measles 12-10-1861

Gideon Oliver, pvt., Co. I, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed in action at Gainesville, Va. Aug 28, 1862
Mother's pension application
2 letters - transcribed
February 2, 1862, Washington, D.C. • April 19, 1862, Fort Massachusetts

Judson E. Parce, pvt. Co. B, 76th NY Infantry
Widow's pension application
wounded at 2nd Bull Run, Aug 29, 1862 may be a cousin of Conrad's in that generation

Jacob Parslow, pvt., Co. I, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died Washington, D.C. October 3, 1862 of wounds received at Gainesville, Va. August 28, 1862
Mother's pension application
9 letters - transcribed
March 27, 1862 • April 14, (1862) Fort Massachusetts, Washington, D.C.
April 26, 1862 Fort Massachusetts, Washington, D.C. • June 6, 1862 Fredericksburg, Va.
September 23, 1862 Sharpsville, Md. • no date • no date Middleburg, Va.
September 17, 1862 Cliffburne Hospital, Washington, D.C. • October 2, 1862 Cliffburne Hospital, Washington, D.C.

Stephen J. Partridge, pvt., Co. C, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died Nov 5, 1863 of Typhoid Fever at Catletts Station, Va.
Mother's pension application

William Hixaliar Persons, pvt., Co. F, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed in action aboard Gunboat Mound City in White River, Arkansas June 17, 1862
Mother's pension application
5 letters - transcribed
Jan 5, 1862 Albany, NY • Jan 24, 1862 Wreckers Island • April 4, 1862 Off Island No. 10
Aug 22, 1862 US Naval Depot Cairo, Ill. re his death • Sept 18, 1862 letter from Cairo, ILL re death

Lyman R. Pender, pvt. Co. G, 76th NY Vol Infantry
father's pension application 133993 170447
most of file was missing nothing copied

William L. Pooler, pvt., Co. G, 76th NY Vol Infantry
wounded July 1, 1863 at Gettysburg, Pa.
died July 15, 1863
Mother's pension application

Waldo Potter, pvt., Co. A., 76th NY Vol Infantry
discharged for disability Dec 3, 1862 subsequent service 2nd NY Artillery
died April 8, 1865
6 letters - transcribed
March 12th 1865 Camp near Petersburg, Va • March 11th 1864 Fort C F Smith
July 21 1863 Philadelphia • June 15, 1864 Mount Pleasant • Sept Hospital
Sept 26, 1862 Washington • Oct 4, 1862 Washington

William E. Powell, pvt., Co. K, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed Gettysburg, Pa. July 1, 1863
Mother's pension application 37267 39243

Charles F. Pratt, pvt., Co. A, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed July 1, 1863 at Gettysburg, Pa.
father's pension application

Abner B. Randall, pvt., Co. F, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Mother's pension application
died Sept 20, 1864 Andersonville, Ga.; captured May 5, 1864 at Wilderness, Va.
2 letters - transcribed
May 30, 1862 • Feb 11, 1863 near Pratts Landing, Va.

Peter Riley, pvt., Co. G, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Mother's pension application
died January 19, 1865 Salisbury, N.C. prison; captured May 5, 1864 Wilderness, Va.

William W. Robinson, pvt., Co. D, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Mother's pension application
died April 4, 1862 at Regimental Hospital

Hugh Ross, pvt., Co. B, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Mother's pension application
killed in action at Gainesville, Va. Aug 28, 1862

Matthew Royce, pvt. Co. K, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died Florence, S.C. prisoner of war Nov 6, 1864
Mother's pension application 126327 84026

Samuel E. Sanders, Lt. Co. G, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Diary transcript from Jan 1, through July 22, 1863, transcribed by Marsha R. Horton
Picture of Samuel E. Sanders late in life. circa 1900.

Dwight D. Sanderson, pvt., Co. K, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died February 10, 1865, Florence, S.C. a prisoner of war; captured May 5, 1864 at Wilderness, Va.
Mother's pension application
8 letters - transcribed
January 21, 1862 Hancock Mayland Co E, 28th NY Regt. • April 8, 1862 Camp near Woodstock, Va.
February 12, 1864 Camp near Culpepper, Va. • April 1, 1864 Camp near Culpepper, Va.
April 2, 1864 Camp near Culpepper, Va. •April 12, 1864 Camp near Culpepper, Va.
April 19, 1864 Camp near Culpepper, Va. • April 22, 1864 Camp near Culpepper, Va.

John Scramling, pvt. Co. I, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died May 25, 1864 from wounds
Mother's pension application 66443 50201

Hiram D. Scranton, pvt. Co. B, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Widow's pension application
died Dec 8, 1864 at Aquia Creek, Va., of disease

Seymour Schermerhorn, pvt., Co. G, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died from measles January 18, 1862
Mother's pension application
1 letter
deposition from Capt. of Company telling of Schermerhorn's death

Moses Shaw pvt., Co 76th NY Vol Infantry
died at Salisbury, N.C. Jan 16, 1865

Richard D. Shepherd, pvt., Co. K, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed in action Aug 29, 1862 at 2nd Bull Run, Va.
father's pension application 197506 no records copied

C.H. Smith, Co K, 76th NY Vol Infantry
photograph of a civil war dog tag provided by Tom Turner, 2312 Dwight Dr., Granite City, Ill.

Herman D. Smith, pvt., Co A, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed July 1, 1863
Mother's penson application
8 letters - transcribed
Jan 29, Rikers Island assume 1862 • Jan 23, 1862 Rikers Island • March 21, 1862 Fort DeRusey
March 26 Fort DeRusey assume 1862 • May 1, 1863 Fredericksburg, Va.
June 5, 1863 Fredericksburg, Va. note re pay • no date • Jan 22 & 24, 1863 Pratts Point, Va.

Hezekiah Smith, pvt. Co. I, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died Shrpsburg, Md. Nov 3, 1862 from disease of typhoid fever at Smoketown Hospital
father's pension application 217485
Mother's pension application 236537 no records copied

William Smith, Jr., pvt., Co. K, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died October 1, 1864 at Andersonville, Ga. a prisoner of war grave no. 10164
Mother's pension application
2 letters - transcribed
? 24, Elmira, NY • March 3, 1864 Culpepper

George Snow, cpl., Co. H, 76th, NY Vol Infantry
died September 30, 1868
Mother's pension application
letter - Transcribed 1 letter his will

James M. Spaulding, pvt., Co. B, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died at Ithaca, NY Dec 6, 1863 of Chronic Diarrhoea

John Bertrand Spencer Co. G., 76th NY Vol Infantry
died Nov. 22, 1862 from measels
Mother's pension application 346325 241927
7 letters transcribed
Aug 12, 1862 Camp Hammond near Falls Church, Va. • May 19, 1862 Fort Slocum, Va.
Jan 23, 1862 Rikers Island, NY • June 27, 1862 Fredericksburg, Va.
Feb 12, 1862 Washington • May 23, 1862 Fredericksburg, Va. • June 19, 1862 Fredericksburg, Va.

Chales E. Stamp, pvt., Co. A, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed Sept 14,1 862 at South Mountain, Md.
father's pension application

George Stedwell, pvt., Co E, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died Dec 29, 1862 from wounds rec'd 2nd Bull Run
father's pension application
4 letters - transcribed
April 3, 1862, Washington, D.C. • May 17, 1862, Washington D.C. • Oct 2, 1862, Georgetown, D.C.
June 8, 1862, Fredericksburg, Va.

John M. Stebbins, pvt., Co. G, 76th NY Vol Infantry
minor child pension application

George W. Stout, pvt., Co C, 76th NY Vol Infantry James M. Utter - alias
died aboard Steamer Louisiana, Mar 3, 1864 of consumption
Mother's pension application

William Stringham, 2nd Lt, Co. D, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Mother's pension application
killed May 5, 1864 at Wilderness, Va.

Edgar W. Stratton, pvt., Co. E, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died Oct 10, 1864 at Andersonville, Ga. a prisoner of war
Mother's pension application
3 letters - transcribed
September 26, 1863, Rapidan • March 5, 1864, Culpepper, Va. • March 29, 1864, Culpepper, Va.

Florence O'Sullivan, pvt., Co. C, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died Aug 21, 1864 at Andersonville, Ga.
father's pension application

Henry C. Sutton, prvt. Co. B, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed in action Aug 28, 1862, Gainesville, Va.
Mother's pension application
Conrad's cousin of this generation
48 letters - transcribed - Oct 1861- August 1862

George R. Thompson, pvt., Co C, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed in action Gainsville, Va. Aug 28, 1862
Mother's pension application

Moses Tompkins, pvt., Co. I, 76th NY Vol Infantry wounded in action Wilderness, Va., May 5, 1864,
died at Florence, S.C. November 16, 1864
Mother's pension applicaton
7 letters - transcribed
no date Headquarters near Culpepper, Va. • April 2, 1862 • February 11 Camp near Culpepper, Va.
May 20, 1862, Fort Massachusetts, Camp Doubleday • August 2, 1862, Camp near Fredrickburg
July 5, 1862, Fredricksburg • January 17, 1863, Camp near Prats Point • February 9, 1863, Camp near Prats Point

James C. Tuttle, pvt., Co. D, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died May 6, 1864 at Wilderness, Va.
Mother's pension application
1 letter - transcribed Jan 22, 1863? Camp in the mud 3 miles from the Rappahanock

George Van Patten, pvt. Co. I, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died from typhoid fever July 2, 1862 at Fredericksburg, Va.
father's pension application

Francis E. Verran, pvt., Co E, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died Oct 2, 1862 from wounds received 2nd Bull Run, Va. Aug 29, 1862
Mother's pension application
2 letters - transcribed
Feb 12, 1862, Washington, D.C. • May 18, 1862, Fort Slocum, D.C.

John Voorhees, Co. K, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Mother's pension application 213349 14215
killed Aug 28, 1862 Gainesville, Va.

George Walling, pvt., Co. B, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died at Andersonville, Ga. Aug 22, 1864; captured May 5, 1864 at Wilderness, Va.
Mother's pension application
2 letters - transcribed
Dec 8, 1863, Rapahanock, Va. • Dec 19, 1863, Rapahanock, Va.

Lyman P. Warner, sergt. Co. I, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died July 24, 1864 from consumption
Mother's pension application 283136 228546

Orrin Waterhouse, pvt., Co. K, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died June 10, 1862 of Typhoid Fever at Fredericksburg, Va., Hospital
father's pension application

Walter Watkins, pvt., Co. K, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died June 18, 1864 from gun shot wounds
Mother's pension application 148592 103367

Henry D, Weaver, cpl. Co. C, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed by shot to head July 1, 1863 at Gettysburg, Pa.
Mother's pension application
5 letters - transcribed
1862? Fort Slocum, Washington, D.C. • Feb 1, 1863, Camp near Pratts Point
March 20, (1862) St. Elizabeth Hosp., Washington, D.C. • May 14, (1862) May 27, 1863, Fredericksburg, Va.

Elwood Webster, pvt., Co K, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died at Andrsonville, Ga. Aug 28, 1864
Mother's pension application 108303 83849

Thomas F. Weldon, 1st Lt. Co. C, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed on skirmish line Aug 2, 1864 Yellow House, Va.
Mother's pension application
6 letters - transcribed
July 17, 1862, Camp Opposite Fredericksburg • Feb 3, 1862, Philadelphia May 5, 1862, Camp Doubleday
June 5, 1863, Falmouth, Va. • March 5, 1863, Pratts Point, Va. • March 9, 1863, Pratts Point, Va.

John A. White, pvt., Co. C, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died Aug 27, 1862 at Falls Church, Va. of Typhoid Fever
father's pension application

Frederick Wilcox, pvt., Co. D, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died Dec 17, 1861
Mother's pension application

Richard Williams, 1st Lt., Co. I, 76th NY Vol. Infantry
died September 1, 1862 Bull Run, Va.
Letters - transcribed
April 23, 1861 • no date (April 1862) • May 1, 1862 Fort Massachusetts
Nov 28, 1862 • January 28, 1862 New York

John Williams, pvt., Co. H, 13th Pa Cav.
died March 24, 1864 Andersonville, Va.
Mother's pension application
letters - transcribed
April 12 Winchester, Va. • May 30, 1863 Winchester, Va. • May 19 Winchester, Va.
June 29 Harper's Ferry • September 3 Culpepper Spring, Va.

Silas Wilson, pvt., Co. I, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed May 5, 1864 at Wilderness, Va. gun shot wound
father's pension application 496271 no records copied

Lester N. Winslow, pvt., Co. K, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed in action August 28th, 1862 at Gainesville, Va.
Mother's pension application
3 letters - transcribed
May 13, 1862 •May 20, 1862 Fredericksburg, Va. •May 30, 1862

Edwin L. Wood, pvt., Co. I, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died Sept 6, 1864 of Typhoid Fever
Mother's pension application
3 letters - transcribed
October 31, 1863 Bristo Station, Va • February 5, 1864 Culpepper •March 4, 1864

Frank Wood, pvt., Co F, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed at Fredericksburg, Va. Dec 13, 1862
Mother's pension application

William Wood, pvt., Co. C, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed Aug 28, 1862 Gainsville, Va.
Mother's pension application

Harrison Woodard, pvt., Co. E, 76th NY Vol Infantry
Mother's pension application

Carpenter N. Wright, pvt., Co. I, 76th NY Vol Infantry
died December 15, 1862
father's pension application
19 letters transcribed
No. date • February 11, 1862, Washington City • February 14, 1862, Washington City
February 27, 1862, Fort Mass • March 1862, Washington City • April 5, 1862, Camp Mass
April 10, 1862, Camp Mass • April 17, 1862, Camp Casey, Fort Mass. • May 9, 1862, Camp Doubleday
May 25, 1862 • June 3, Fredericksburg, Va. •July 4, Fredericksburg, Va. •July 6, 1862, Fredericksburg, Va.
July , 1862, Opposite Fredericksburg, Va. • July 30, 1862, Fredericksburg, Va.
Oct 6, 1862, Camp near Sharpsburg • Oct 11, 1862, Camp near Sharpsburg • Oct 25 near Bakersville
Nov 2, 1862, Alexandria, Va

James Yanton, pvt. Co. K, 76th NY Vol Infantry
killed June 17, 1864 before Petersburg, Va.
Mother's pension application 59030


Other material:

295 letters and depositions

Newspaper articles:

Cortland County Republican Homer, New York

February 27, 1862 Vol VII #28, whole # 1921; pg 1, Col 3,4,5,6; Roster of officers and men, by company, of the 76th NY at time of enlistment.

February 27, 1862 Vol. VII #28, whole # 1921; pg 2, Col 3; Article written from Quartermaster's Department, Washington, D.C. Feb 16th 1862 by A.P. Smith.

March 12, 1863 Vol III #30, whole # 1975; pg 2, Col 3, 4, 5; Article written On the Rappahanock, 10 miles below Fredericksburg, Va., Feb 1863 by A. P. Smith.

March 12, 1863 Vol III #30, whole # 1975; pg 3, Col 1; News article - Rev. H.S. Richardson, Chaplain of the 76th NY - re speech he was to give

News article - Promotions in the 76th NY

December 12, 1864 Vol X #16, whole # 2064; pg 2, Col 4 Obituary for John Ballard, 2nd Lt. Co. E, 76th NY Vol Infantry; re-enlisted in 157th NY as 1st Lt. Died of disease.

The Gazette & Banner Cortland, New York

December 12, 1861 Vol I No. 11; Pg 3, Col 2; News article re Col. Green of 76th who shot Major McNett of the 76th NY.

December 19, 1861 Vol I, No. 12; pg 3, Col 2,3; News article re departure of 76th NY.

December 19, 1861 Vol I, No. 12; pg 3, Col 3; News article re presentation of a horse to Adjutant Robinson.

December 26. 1961 Vol I, No. 13; pg 2, Col 1, 2; Roster of 76th NY at enlistment of regiment.

December 19, 1861 Vol I, No. 12; pg 2, Col 6; Letter from H. S. Richardson dated December 23, 1861, Camp Rathbone, Albany, NY. Headquarters of 76th NY.

December 19, 1861 Vol I, No. 12; pg 2, Col 6, 7; Letter from J.F.P. dated December 23, 1861, Camp Rathbone, Albany, NY. Headquarters of 76th NY.

January 2, 1862 Vol I, No. 14; pg 3, Col 2; News article re re-instatement of Col. Green.

January 9, 1862 Vol I, No. 15; pg 1, Col 3, 4; Letter from J.F.P. dated January 1, 1862 from Camp Rathbone, Albany, NY.

January 16, 1862 Vol I, No. 16; pg 3, Col 2; News article re indictment of Col. Green for shooting Maj. McNett.

January 23, 1862 Vol I, No. 17; pg 2, Col 6; News article re departure of the 76th Regiment.

January 23, 1862 Vol I, No. 17; pg 2, Col 7; Obituary of Seymour Schermerhorn, 76th NY Infantry.

January 23, 1862 Vol I, No. 17; pg 2, Col 3,4; News article re departure of 76th NY Infantry from Camp Rathbone.

January 23, 1862 Vol I, No. 17; pg 3, Col 1; Roster of officers of 76th NY.

February 13, 1862 Vol I, No. 20; pg 1, Col 5, 6, 7; Letter from J.F.P. of 76th NY, written Feb 3, 1862 from Soldiers Retreat, Washington, D.C.

March 13, 1862 Vol I, No. 24; pg 2, Col 4,5,6; Letter from H.S. Richardson, Chaplain of 76th NY, written from Headquarters 76th Regt, Fot Totton, Washington, D.C. March 5th 1862.

March 20, 1862 Vol I, No. 25; pg 2, Col 3,4; Letter from H.S. Richardson, Chaplain of 76th NY, written from Headquarters 76th NY, March 13, 1862.

March 27, 1862 Vol I, No. 26; pg 2, Col 4,5; Letter from J.F.P. from Camp Brightwood, Fort Massachusettes, March 21, 1862.

March 27, 1862 Vol I, No. 26; pg 2, Col 5,6; Letter from J.F.P. from Camp Brightwood, Fort Massachusettes, March 22, 1862.

April 10, 1862 Vol I, No. 28; pg 3, Col 1,2; Letter from J.F.P. from Camp Brightwood, Fort Massachusettes, April 6, 1862.

April 24, 1862 Vol I, No. 30; pg 2, Col 4; Letter from A.J. Grover, Fort DeRussey, D.C. April 17, 1862.

May 1, 1862 Vol I, No. 31; pg 3,; Col 3,4; Letter from A. J. Grover, Fort DeRussey, D.C. April 25, 1862.

May 1, 1862 Vol I, No. 31; pg 3, Col 4,5,6; Letter from J.F. P., Fort Massachusetts, Camp Brightwood, D.C. April 1862.

May 8, 1862 Vol I, No. 32; pg 2, Col 3,4,5,6; Letters from A.J. Grover from Fort DeRussey, D.C., May 2, 1862 and May 3, 1862.

May 15, 1862 Vol, No. 33; pg 2, Col 5; Letter from A. J. Grover from Fort DeRussey, D.C. May 8, 1862.

May 22, 1864 Vol, No. 34; pg 2, Col 4; Letter from A.J. Grover from Fort DeRussey, D.C. May 17, 1862.

May 29, 1862 Vol, No. 35; pg 3, Col 1; News article re movement from Washington to Fredericksburg.

June 19, 1862 Vol 1, # 38; pg 2, Col 6; Letter from A. J. Grover as a response to A. P. Smith with testimonial from officers of the 76th NY.

June 19, 1862, Vol 1, No. 38; pg 3, Col 1; Report of Col. Waiwright's promotion to head the 76th NY.

June 26, 1862 Vol I, # 39; pg 2, Col 3,4; Letter from A. J. Grover, Fredericksburg, Va. June 11, 1862.

July 3, 1862 Vol I, # 40; pg 2, Col 5,6; Letter from A.J. Grover, Opposite Fredericksburg, Va. June 26, 1862.

August 14, 1862, Vol I, # 45; pg 2, Col 6; Letter from Albert Jarvis, Quartermaster's Sergeant, 76th NY Vol Infantry, dated August 7, 1862.

September 11, 1862, Vol I, No. 49; pg 3, Col 1,2; News article from Lyman Reynolds re losses of the 76th Regiment.

October 2, 1862, Vol I, No. 52; pg 2, Col 4,5; Letter from Lt Van Slyck re losses at Manassas, dated Sept 20, 1862.

December 25, 1862, Vol 2, No. 12; pg 2, Col 7; Letter re loss and battle of Fredericksburg, Va. Portion of letter is unreadable.

July 9, 1863, Vol 2, No. 40; pg 3, Col 1; News article re Major A.J. Grover's death.

July 16, 1863, Vol 2, No. 41; pg 2, Col 2,3,4,5,6,7; Visit to Gettysburg, Pa. battlefield by Charles P. Cole, editor of "The Gazette and Banner".

August 13, 1863, Vol 2, No. 45; pg 2, Col 5; Letter from U.A. Burnham, Camp at Warranton Junction, July 31, 1863. Comments on Cole's article and army's condition after Gettysburg.

January 14, 1864, Vol 2, No 15; pg 2, Col 5; Letter from U.A. Burnham, December 18, 1863.

June 9, 1864, Vol 8; pg 3, Col 2; Letter from Lt. William H. Myers from prison camp May 7, 1864.

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