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"History of the One Hundred and Fortieth Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers"

by Robert Laird Stewart. Published Philadelphia, Franklin Bindery, 1912


COMPANY H 140TH REGIMENT PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS.
Mustered in August 22, 1862 or as noted.

d. means he was deceased as of 1912.

Mustered out with the company May 31, 1865 or as noted.


Chaplain Marcus Orman, d. Promoted from Captain to Chaplain Oct. 23, 1862; discharged June 8, 1863; died 1883.

Captain Samuel Campbell, d. Promoted from 2nd Lieutenant Nov. 1, 1862; wounded in throat at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863, and in the thigh at Petersburg, Va., June 17, 1864; discharged Sept, 18, 1864; died March 8, 1887.

Brevet Major Samuel S. Kerr, d. Promoted from 1st Sergeant to 2nd Lieutenant, Nov. 6, 1863; to Captain Dec. 10, 1864; to Bv. Major, April 7, 1865; died of wounds received at Farmville, Va., May 3, 1865.

1st Lieutenant Austin Miller. Resigned Aug. 12, 1863.

1st Lieutenant John B. Vance, d. Promoted from 1st Sergeant to 2nd Lieutenant, Nov. 1, 1862; to 1st Lieutenant, Nov. 6, 1863; wounded at Spottsylvania, May 12, 1864; discharged by reason of wounds, Sept. 28, 1864; died April 22, 1898.

1st Lieutenant Addison Lance, d. Promoted from 1st Sergeant to 1st Lieutenant, Dec. 11, 1864; wounded at Spottsylvania, May 12, 1864; died Nov. 3, 1901.

2nd Lieutenant Walter M. Lawrence, d. Promoted from Sergeant to 2nd Lieutenant, Dec. 11, 1864; died Dec. 27, 1906.

1st Sergeant William Thornberg. Promoted from Sergeant to 1st Sergeant, Dec. 1864; wounded at Cold Harbor, June 6, 1864 and at Petersburg, Va., July 2, 1864. Present address, Beaver, Pa.

1st Sergeant Arthur Shields, d. Promoted from 4th Sergeant to 1st Sergeant, Nov. 6, 1863; wounded at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863; died April 17, 1901.

Sergeant Joseph Moody. Promoted from Corporal, Dec 24, 1864. Present address, Beaver, Pa.

Sergeant Robert M. Galbraith. Promoted from Corporal; date of death unknown.

Sergeant John G. Robb, d. Promoted from Corporal, Feb 25, 1865; Died Mar. 12, 1895.

Sergeant John Nickle. Promoted from Corporal; lost right leg at Hatcher's run, Va. Present address, Hookstown, Pa.

Sergeant William Ewing, d. Promoted from Corporal; wounded at Spottsylvania, May 12, 1864 and in the Wilderness May 4, 1864; discharged--date unknown; died March 26, 1908.

Sergeant Thomas N. Thornberg, d. Promoted from Corporal; died July 7, 1863, from wound received at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863.

Sergeant James McD. Mitchell, d. Promoted from Corporal; killed at Spottsylvania, May 12, 1864.

Corporal Gibson Hood, d. Promoted from Corporal; wounded at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863, also at Spottsylvania, May 12, 1864; died 1871.

Corporal John Purdy. Wounded at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863, also at Spottsylvania, Va., May 12, 1864. Present Address, New Sheffield, Pa.

Corporal Joseph Calhoun, d. Promoted to 1st Lieutenant, United States Colored Infantry; wounded at Chancellorsville, Va., May 3, 1863 and Dec. 9, 1864 at Hatcher's Run; died Aug 6, 1911.

Corporal Charles M. McCoy. Promoted to Corporal Dec. 24, 1864; wounded at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863 and at Wilderness, May 6, 1864; Present address, Indianola, Iowa.

Corporal James Finegan, d. Promoted to Corporal Dec. 24, 1864; date of death unknown.

Corporal George Summerville, d. Promoted to Corporal Dec. 24, 1865; wounded at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863; died Nov. 30, 1895.

Corporal John W. Stevens. Promoted to Corporal Feb. 25, 1865. Present address unknown.

Corporal George Fox, d. Killed at Spottsylvania, Va., May 12, 1864 .

Corporal Thomas J. Fox, d. Promoted to Corporal Feb. 25, 1865; wounded at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863; transferred to 2d Battalion Veterinary Reserve Corps, Oct. 20, 1864; discharged Aug. 21, 1865; died June 6, 1892.

Corporal Alexander Greer, d. Promoted to Corporal, Aug. 22, 1862; killed at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863.

Corporal Richard M, Crouse, d. Promoted to Corporal; wounded at Deep Bottom, Va., July 28, 1864; died from wound received at Hatcher's Run, Va., Dec 9, 1864.

Adjutant John S. Bryan, d. Promoted from Musician to Adjutant of Regiment; died March 28, 1874.

Musician Timothy Shane, d. Died Sept, 1911.

Musician Richard Shane. Discharged by general orders, July 1, 1865. Present address, Hookstown, Pa.

Musician Frank D. Kerr. Promoted to 1st Lieutenant, Coles' Maryland Cavalry, April 14, 1864; mustered out June 28, 1865. Present address, Hookstown, Pa.

Privates

Hugh O. Adams, d. Discharged by general orders June 12, 1865; died June 27, 1903.

John G. Adams. Discharged on surgeon's certificate, Aug 27, 1863. Present address, Georgetown, Pa.

James B. Babb, d. Wounded at Bristow Station, Va.; discharged by general orders, June 22, 1865; date of death unknown.

Thomas Bryerly, d. Wounded May 12, 1864 at Spottsylvania Heights; died June 10, 1895.

William Brunton, d. Wounded July 2, 1863 at Gettysburg; discharged on surgeon's certificate, March 11, 1864; died May 14, 1901.

James H. Beal, d. Captured at Bristow Station, Oct, 14, 1863 and died in Libby Prison, Richmond, Va., in 1863.

Samuel W. E. Byers, d. Mustered in March 24, 1864. Wounded May 12, 1864 at Spottsylvania, Va.; transferred to Veteran Reserved Corps; discharged by general orders July 12, 1865; date of death unknown.

Harry J. Boyde. Mustered in March 24, 1864. Present address, Beaver, Pa.; absent on detached service at muster out of company; discharged June 30, 1865.

John Blackmore, d. Killed at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863.

Johnston Berlin, d. Killed at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863.

Samuel W. Barnes, d. Died Aug. 2, of wound received at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863.

Samuel Chapman,, d. Died Dec. 5, 1902.

William G Cowan. Present address, Los Angeles, Cal.

James Cameron, d. Wounded May 31, 1864 at Totopotomy, Va.; transferred to Veterans Reserve Corps; discharged by general orders July 14, 1865; died April 27, 1903.

William Calhoun. Present address Gatebo, Okla.

William M. Carothers, d. Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va., May 3, 1863; transferred to Veterans Reserve Corps Mar. 5, 1864; discharged by general orders, June 29, 1865; died Oct. 6, 1908.

John Criswell, d. Transferred to Veterans Reserve Corps Mar. 31, 1864; discharged by general orders July 8, 1865; died July 15, 1891.

James Crooks, d. Transferred to Ind. Battery C, Pa. Artillery, date unknown; died April 26, 1904.

William O. Custer, d. Discharged on surgeon's certificate, March 27, 1863; died Nov. 16, 1890.

Christopher Cameron, d. Discharged on surgeon's certificate, June 23, 1863; died 1866.

Andrew A. Carothers, d. Promoted to Hospital Steward in Regular Army, Feb. 12, 1864; died March 7, 1865.

David B. Coffey, d. Mustered in Feb 29, 1864. Wounded May 12, 1864 at Spottsylvania, Va.; discharged Jan. 18, 1865; died May 2, 1887.

George W. Cain, d. Mustered in Feb. 22, 1864. Lost right arm May 12, 1864 at Spottsylvania, Va.; discharged on surgeon's certificate, Jan. 18, 1863; died 1868.

Stewart Campbell, d. Died of wound received at Totopotomy, Va., June 13, 1864; buried in National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.

William Conlin, d. Died July 21 of wound received at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863.

James Dornan. Discharged by general orders, May 15, 1865. Present address, Frankfort Springs, Pa.

Shaffer Dever, d. Mustered in Feb. 22, 1864. Wounded at Petersburg, Va. June 17, 1864; transferred to Veterans Reserve Corps June 30, 1865; died Nov. 1903.

Alexander Ewing, d. Died May 25 of wound received at Spottsylvania, May 12, 1864.

Henry Ewing, d. Died July 21 of wound received at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863.

Alexander Flanegan, d. Died 1900.

Thomas J. Foster, d. Mustered in Feb. 20, 1864. Lost left foot May 12, 1864 at Spottsylvania, Va.; discharged on surgeon's certificate, Sept. 29, 1864; died March 15, 1873.

Jacob R. Fleegel, d. Mustered in Feb. 20, 1864. Died Sept. 20 of wound received at Deep Bottom, Aug. 16, 1864; buried at Philadelphia, Pa.

Abram Funkhouser, d. Mustered in March 1, 1864. killed at Farmville, Va., April 7, 1865.

John M. Green, d. Died Jan. 3, 1892.

John C. Gibb, d. Died Aug. 4 of wound received at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863.

James Hood, d. Absent; sick at muster out; died June 10, 1909.

John W. Hall. Wounded May 12, 1864 at Spottsylvania, Va. Present address, East Liverpool, Ohio.

William B. Hall. Transferred to Veterans Reserve Corps; discharged by general orders June 28, 1865. Present address, Beaver, Pa.

Robert Hall, d. Mustered in Feb. 22, 1864. Wounded at Totopotomy, Va., June 13, 1864 and Petersburg, Va., June 17, 1864; discharged by general orders June 30, 1865; died Sept. 25, 1903.

Frank Hamilton, d. Mustered in Feb. 17, 1864. Transferred to Regiment P.V. May 30, 1865; died June 22, 1902.

Thomas Hughs, d. Mustered in Feb. 29, 1864. Discharged by general orders June 5, 1865; died Nov 16, 1909.

William W. Herron, d. Mustered in Feb. 29, 1864. Killed at Spottsylvania Court House, Va., May 12, 1864; buried in Wilderness burying grounds.

Robert Huchinson, d. Mustered in Feb. 25, 1864. Died Aug. 8 at City Point, Va., of wound received at Petersburg, Va., June 17, 1864.

Ezekiel Inman. Discharged by general orders May 27, 1865. Present address, Ava, Douglas Co., Iowa.

William Kennedy, d. Died Jan. 30, 1891.

Samuel Kevan. Mustered in March 31, 1864. Discharged by general orders May 30, 1865. Present address, Hookstown, Pa.

David Keifer, d. Killed at Farmville, Va., April 7, 1865.

Henry H. Keifer, d. Mustered in Feb. 22, 1864. Died July 16 of wound received at Spottsylvania, Va., May 12, 1864.

Robert Laughlin. Present address, Faulkner, Kans.

Wilson W. Latham. Present address, Burgettstown, Pa.

Joseph W. Lawrence, d. Promoted to Hospital Steward Sept. 27, 1862.

Silas D. Lockhart, d. Mustered in Feb. 27, 1864. Wounded at Petersburg, Va., June 17, 1864; transferred to Co. G 53d P.V., May 30, 1865.

James M. Lutton. Mustered in Feb. 29, 1864. Wounded at Petersburg, Va., June 17, 1864; discharged on surgeon's certificate, May 6, 1865. Present address, Glenwilliard, Pa.

William Martin. Date of death not known.

James H. Melvin, d. Died Jan. 22, 1900.

Thomas E. Moore, d. Died at City Point, Va., Jan 1, 1865.

Andrew R. Miller. Present address, Hookstown, Pa.

David M. Minesinger, d. Transferred to Battery C, Pennsylvania Artillery, July 21, 1864; died June 5, 1893.

Samuel W. Miller, d. Discharged on surgeon's certificate, May 23, 1863; died in 1878.

John H. Moore. Discharged on surgeon's certificate, Dec. 9, 1863. Present address, Wellsville, Ohio.

Samuel Minesinger. Mustered in Feb. 22, 1864. Transferred to Co. G, 53d Reg. P.V., May 30, 1865. Present address, Empire, Pa.

William Morrison, d. Mustered in March 31, 1864. Transferred to Co. H, 53d Reg. P.V., May 30, 1865.

John Mahoney, d. Mustered in March 24, 1864. Taken prisoner June 17, 1864; transferred to Co. G, 53d Reg. P.V., May 30, 1865; date of death unknown.

James Miller, d. Died Oct. 26, 1864, in New York Hospital of disease; buried in Cypress Hill Cemetery.

L.I. William Metz, d. Mustered in March 28, 1864. Killed at Petersburg, Va., June 18, 1864.

Gabriel Miller, d. Mustered in Feb. 26, 1864. Died in Confederate Prison.

Alex. L. McKibben. Discharged by general orders July 13, 1865. Present address, New Sheffield, Pa.

Thomas S. McCready, d. Discharged on surgeon's certificate, March 14, 1863; died Aug, 22, 1910.

Washington McHenry. Missing in action at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863.

James M. McClure, d. Mustered in March 22, 1864. Transferred to 109 Co. 2d Battalion, V.R.C., Jan. 1, 1865; discharged by general orders Sept. 19, 1865; died 1898.

William McCreary, d. Died May 18 of wound received in action May 14, 1864.

James Mc. Phillips, d. Killed at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863.

William J. Parks, d. Discharged on surgeon's certificate, June 30, 1863; date of death unknown.

William Parkinson, d. Mustered in Feb. 27, 1864. Transferred to Co. G, 53d Reg. P.V., May 30, 1865; died March 4, 1910.

William Purdy. Mustered in Feb. 27, 1864. Missing in action at Spottsylvania, Va., May 12, 1864.

William A. Ramsey, d. Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, July 1, 1863; discharged May 30, 1865; date of death unknown.

John A. Robb,, d. Discharged on surgeon's certificate, date unknown; date of death unknown.

George M. Shingles. Wounded at Wilderness, Va., May 8, 1864; discharged May 30, 1865.

James P. Smart. Wounded May 12, 1864 at Spottsylvania; transferred to Veterans Reserve Corps, date unknown; discharged by general orders July 3, 1865.

Samuel Swearingen. Present address, Hookstown, Pa.

Joseph Swearingen. Absent on detached service at muster-out; discharged by general orders May 30, 1865. Present address, Milford, Nebr.

David G. Scott, d. Wounded at Hatcher's Run, Va., Dec. 9 1864; discharged by general orders Aug. 14, 1865; date of death unknown.

Alex. W. Shannon, d. Discharged on surgeon's certificate, Feb. 23, 1863; died 1872.

Samuel Smith, d. Mustered in March 31, 1864. Discharged on special order, Oct. 12, 1864; died 1881.

Garrett Standish. Mustered in Feb. 22, 1864. Transferred to Co. G, 53d Reg. P.V., May 30, 1865; Present address, Brownsville, Ore.

John Summerville, d. Mustered in Feb. 22, 1864. Transferred to Co. G, 53d Reg. P.V., May 30, 1865; discharged by general orders June 30, 1865; date of death unknown.

Alfred W. Standish. Mustered in Feb. 8, 1864. Discharged by general orders July 17, 1865. Present address, Luck Boy, Ore.

Robert G. Savage, d. Killed at Spottsylvania Court House, Va., May 12, 1864.

Junius M. Strouss, d. Died Jan. 10, 1865 of wound received at Hatcher's Run, Dec. 9, 1864.

Hezekiah W. Swaney, d. Killed in action at Spottsylvania, Va., May 12, 1864.

Samuel Torrence. Mustered in Feb. 22, 1864. Lost right arm at Spottsylvania, May 12, 1864; discharged on surgeon's certificate, Jan. 12, 1865. Present address, Beaver, Pa.

James A. Taggart, d. Killed July 2, 1863, at Gettysburg.

Thomas F. Thornberg, d. Mustered in Oct. 20, 1863. Killed at Hatcher's Run, Va., Dec. 9, 1864.

William H. Uncapher, d. Died of typhoid fever Aug. 19, 1863, at Baltimore, Md.; buried in National Cemetery.

Louden Park.

Jasper Whims, d. Lost right arm at Spottsylvania, May 12, 1864; date of discharge unknown; died Jan., 1898.

Newton Whims, d. Promoted to 2d Lieutenant, U.S.C.T., Oct. 24, 1864; died Feb. 4, 1911.

Joshua K. Whims. Lost left arm at Hatcher's Run, Va., Dec. 9, 1864; discharged on surgeon's certificate, May 20, 1865. Present address, San Diego, Cal.

Frank Woodrow, d. Mustered in Feb. 22, 1864. Transferred to Co. H, 53d Reg. P.V., May 30, 1865; died Oct. 4, 1911.

William Wherry, d. Mustered in March 24, 1864. Wounded May 12, 1864 at Spottsylvania; died 1902.

David R. Whitehill, d. Killed at Hatcher's Run, Va., Dec. 9, 1864.

William Yolton, d. Wounded May 12, 1864 at Spottsylvania; discharged on surgeon's certificate, Date unknown; died May 19, 1894.

John Yolton, d. Mustered in March 29, 1864. Wounded May 12, 1864 at Spottsylvania; discharged by general orders May 15, 1865; date of death unknown.


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