Franklin, Franklin County, NY
Civil War Service Records
Sa - Wo

Transcribed and submitted by John Austin

Name Birthdate DOB Father Mother Unit Rank Enlisted Occupation Comments

Savage, Louis

Schuyler Falls, NY

Oct., 1844

-

-

16th Cav. Co. A

Pvt.

Feb., 1863

-

was one of the party of men who captured John Wilkes Booth in 1865. Transferred to 3rd Prov. Cav Co. H in 1865 and mustered out in September 1865. d. November 14, 1884 and is buried at Vermontville, NY.

Savage, Peter

Saranac, NY

1844

-

-

77th NY Co. I

Pvt.

Nov., 1861

Laborer

discharged in 1865. Moved to Illinois.

Sayles, John C.

Vermont

1830

-

-

98th NY Co. B

Pvt.

-

Laborer

does not appear in the records of the 98th and is supposed to have deserted. d. 1881

Sheene, Horatio Nelson

Lewis, NY

1835

Con Sheene

Avaline Brittel

118th NY Co. C

Pvt.

Dec., 1863

Farmer

transferred to the 96th NY Inf. PO address: Bloomingdale, NY

Sheene, John

Lewis, NY

1828

Con Sheene

Avaline Brittel

1st NY Co. H

Pvt.

Aug., 1864

Farmer

discharged in May 1865. PO address, Bloomingdale, NY

Sheene, William

-

1840

-

-

118th NY Co. F

Pvt.

Aug., 1862

-

discharged in June 1865. d. 1924 and is buried at Vermontville, NY (1890; cem. )

Sisco, Levi

Vermont

1843

Hiram Sisco

-

96th NY Co. C

1stSgt

Oct., 1861

Laborer

discharged in 1865. PO address: Bloomingdale, NY

Skeels, William Carlos

Burke, NY

Sep. 6, 1837

Jarvis Skeels

Amanda Stanley

60th NY Co. E

Pvt.

Oct., 1861

Farmer

promoted to Corp. ;discharged February 29, 1864 and re-enlisted the next day. Discharged July 31, 1865. PO address: Malone , NY

Skiff, Alfred Nicholas

Westport, NY

1837

David Skiff

Hannah Wallis

60th NY Co. E

1stLt.

Oct., 1861

Farmer

was with 1st VT Inf. from May -Aug. 1861. Was discharged, re-enlisted in the 60th NYand was wounded on picket duty by his own gun(shot off third finger of left hand). Promoted to 1st Lt; discharged July 17, 1865. PO address: Bloomingdale, NY. d. 1910 and is buried at Vermontville, NY. Appears on the 1865 list for Brighton, NY.

Smith, George W.

Barton, VT

1841

Lewis D. Smith

Mary Mann

77th NY Co. I

Pvt.

Oct., 1861

Farmer

died at City Point VA August 1, 1864. Probably buried at City Point National Cemetery in Section C, Grave 259

Stanton, Harvey

Lewis, NY

1840(1830?)

-

-

118th NY Co. C

Pvt.

Jul., 1862

Farmer

wounded in leg at battle of Chapin's Farm VA Sep. 1864. Discharged in 1865. PO address: Elizabethtown, NY

Stickney, Nelson

New York

1842

-

-

91st NY Co. C

Pvt.

Aug., 1864

Laborer

discharged in June 1865. d. 1927 and is buried at Merrill's Corners NY. (1860; 1890; cem. )

Sullivan, John

Schaticoke Pt., NY

1841

Patrick Sullivan

Mary Trainer

142nd NY Co. D

Pvt.

Aug., 1862

Farmer

received gunshot wound at Drewry's Bluff, VA in May 1864. Discharged June 27, 1865. PO address: Franklin Falls, NY

Sweeney, John

Black Brook, NY

1842

Dennis Sweeney

Catherine Fay

142nd NY Co. D

Pvt.

Aug., 1862

Farmer

wounded September 29, 1864 at Chapin's Farm VA. Discharged in June, 1865. PO address: Franklin Falls, NY

Sweenyer, Henry

Beekmantown, NY

Aug. 25, 1832

Mitchel Sweenyer

Mary Staves

83rd NY Co. G

Pvt.

Jul., 1863

Laborer

drafted and discharged for disability (injured leg) in December 1863 at Convelescent Camp VA. PO address: Bloomingdale, NY. d. 1906 and is buried at Vermontville, NY.

Thompson, Joseph

-

-

-

-

16th Cav. Co. H

Pvt.

May, 1863

-

discharged in September 1865. (1890)

Thompson, Leander

North Elba, NY

1828

Roswell Thompson

Jane _____

96th NY Co. K

Pvt.

Mar., 1865

Iron Molder

mustered out in February 1866 at City Point VA. PO address: North Elba, NY

Town, Charles Carroll

Mansfield, VT

Apr. 4, 1843

George Town

Ruthy Parker

118th NY Co. C

2ndLt.

Aug., 1862

Mechanic

Transferred to 29th US Colored Troops. Discharged. PO address: Bloomingdale, NY

Town, Franklin Elbridge

Franklin, NY

Feb. 24, 1845

Edmund Town

Betsy E. Lyon

118th NY Co. C

Pvt.

Aug., 1863

Farmer

transferred to 96th NY Inf. PO address: Shell Rock, Freeborn Co. MN

Tyler, Abner

Burke, NY

1848

Swift Tyler

Melissa Glinds

118th NY Co. C

Pvt.

Jul., 1862

Farmer

discharged June 22, 1865. PO address: Bloomingdale, NY. d. 1904 and buried at Gabriels, NY where his grave says he was aged 61.

Tyler, Robert Berkley

Bush Hollow, NY

1846

Swift Tyler

Melissa Glinds

96th NY Co. C

Pvt.

Jan., 1863

Farmer

mustered out in February 1866 at City Point VA.

Tyler, William

New York State

1848

Swift Tyler

Melissa Glinds

46th NY Co. D

Pvt.

Sep., 1864

Farmer

hired as a substitute for Sanford Avery of Wilmington, NY. Discharged in 1865. PO address: Bloomingdale NY

Walton, John

Keene, NY

1840

Rufus Walton

Jane Rock

193rd NY Co. G

Pvt.

Mar., 1865

Farmer

PO address: Bloomingdale, NY

Washburn, Nathaniel

Canada

1823

-

-

118th NY Co. C

1stLt.

Mar., 1862

Farmer

transferred to the 59th MA Inf. as a sergeant. Died at Danville prison in Virginia in January 1865 and is buried there. (1865)

Watson, George A.

New York

1831

John Watson

Sally ________

83rd NY Co. G

Pvt.

Jul., 1863

Farmer

drafted. Discharged November 1863 (or in May 1864) for disability. PO address: Wilmington, NY. d. 1887 and is buried at Duane, NY.

Wells, George Frederick

Albany, NY

1843

-

-

77th NY Co. I

Corp.

Oct., 1861

Laborer

wounded in the face--had one eye shot out. PO address: Albany, NY

Wells, Levi

Essex, VT

1835

William Wellls

_______French

118th NY Co. C

Pvt.

Jul., 1862

Farmer

wounded in head at battle of Chapin's Farm Sep. 29, 1864. Discharged for disability in August 1865 at Portsmouth Grove Hospital in Rhode Island. PO address: Bloomingdale, NY

Will, Jacob

-

1818

-

-

142nd NY Co. D

Pvt.

Aug., 1862

-

mustered out in June 1865 at New Berne NC. (AG;1883)

Williams, Asher

New York

1837

-

-

118th NY Co. C

Pvt.

Aug., 1862

Farmer

discharged in May 1865. (AG; 1860; 1890)

Williams, Isaac

Franklin

1842

Henry Williams

Polly ________

91st NY Co. C

Pvt.

Aug., 1864

Farmer

discharged in June 1865. PO address: Alder Brook, NY. d. 1897 and is buried at Merrill's Corners NY.

Williams, Terwilliger

Franklin

1844

Henry Williams

Polly ________

91st NY Co. C

Pvt.

Aug., 1864

Farmer

discharged in June 1865. PO address: Alder Brook, NY

Wills, Jacob

Germany

1818

Jacob Wills

Catherine Snyder

142nd NY Co. D

Pvt.

Aug., 1862

Cabinet Maker

discharged June 16, 1865 at New Bern NC. PO address: Merrillsville, NY

Witherel, Wyman

New York

1836

Alonzo Witherel

Jane Altee

18th NY Co. F

Pvt.

Jul., 1863

Farmer

drafted. Died at Stanton Hospital in Washington DC on March 18, 1864 and is buried at Soldier's and Airmen's National Cemetery in Grave 424. May have been in 83rd NY Inf. Co. F.

Wolf, James Monroe Jr.

Franklin, NY

Dec. 24, 1844

James M. Wolf

Roxy Sanders

2nd Cav. Co. M

Pvt.

Oct., 1861

-

discharged for disability in September 1862; re-enlisted into 2nd Veterans Cav. Co. H on Dec. 14, 1863. Was discharged for disability in July 1864. PO address: Franklin Falls, NY. d. 1931 and is buried at Franklin Falls, NY

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