John E. Scanlan, Co. A, 11th Pennsylvania Reserves

Death of John E. Scanlan, Esq. – John E. Scanlan, Esq., a resident of Ebensburg and a leading member of the Cambria county bar, died at his home on Saturday morning. Mr. Scanlan was...

Joseph M. Miller, Co. H, 11th Pennsylvania Reserves

Joseph M. Miller is engaged in farming operations on section 20, precinct E, Seward county, and has been a resident of Nebraska for many years. He is a man of more than ordinary ability, has a ready mind and a positive character, and is regarded as one of the most reliable men in this part of the county.

Samuel J. Christley, Co. D, 11th Pennsylvania Reserves

The CHRISTLEYS are of German origin and were among the early residents of Lancaster County, Penn. Soon after the close of the Revolutionary war, George CHRISTLEY (the grandfather of James P.) removed from Lancaster...

William T. Dickson, Chaplain, 11th Pennsylvania Reserves

West Sunbury Academy.-- The West Sunbury Academy, a chartered institution, is pleasantly located in the village of the same name. Concerning its early history, its inception, etc., it appears that in 1853, a scholarly...

Samuel Louden, Co. C, 11th Pennsylvania Reserves

Samuel Louden was born in Huntingdon County (in the vicinity of the present city of Altoona) in 1810. His father died early, and though still retaining his name, he became the adopted son of...

William H. Black, Co. C, 11th Pennsylvania Reserves

William H. Black was the son of John BLACK, Esq. He was born in Marion Township, Butler Co., Penn. He was an excellent young man, of liberal mind and culture. On the outbreak of...

George A. Black, Co. C, 11th Pennsylvania Reserves

George A. Black was born in Butler County, Penn., acquired a liberal academic course and soon engaged in teaching school. On the opening of the war, he enlisted in Company C, Eleventh Pennsylvania Reserves,...

Samuel Steel, Co. K, 11th Pennsylvania Reserves

Samuel Steel, who along with his wife was for seven years a leading and successful merchant of Sandy Valley, Jefferson County, where he served as postmaster four years, is a man of keen discrimination...

Archie F. Bartlebaugh, Co. B, 11th Pennsylvania Reserves

The farming interests of Newton township, Harvey county, are well represented by Alexander L. Bartlebaugh, who resides on section 2, where he is extensively engaged in the raising of stock. He was born in...

William J. Halderman, Co. C, 11th Pennsylvania Reserves

William J. Halderman, Treasurer of Pawnee County, Pawnee City, was born in Butler County, Penn., where he was identified with farming until the breaking out of the war, at which time he enlisted in Company C, Eleventh Pennsylvania Reserves, and served until September, 1864, when he was honorably discharged as Lieutenant Company C.
The Pennsylvania Reserve Volunteer Corps Historical Society was organized in 2004 by August Marchetti and Justin Sanders.
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