Muster Roll of the Jefferson Light Guards

The Jefferson Light Guards, of Washington County, Pennsylvania,
were assigned Company D of the 10th Pennsylvania Reserves.

NAME.RANK.IN DATE.REMARKS
Calahan, William S.CaptainNever MusteredResigned, April 1861 to accept another appointment in service of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Was never mustered into service.
Kirk, James ThompsonCaptainJune 19, 1861Promoted to Lieutenant Colonel, June 21, 1861.
McDaniel, Charles W.CaptainJune 19, 1861Pr. to Captain, June 21, 1861 – to Bv. Maj., Mar. 13, 1865 – mus. out with company, June 11, 1864.
McNary, George H.1st LieutenantJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Coleman, Frank2nd LieutenantJune 19, 1861Resigned, August 1, 1862.
Davis, Charles2nd LieutenantJune 19, 1861Promoted from Sergeant to 2d Lieutenant, Aug. 1, 1862 – mus. out with company, June 11, 1864.
Ritchie, Frank C.1st SergeantJune 19, 1861Discharged July 7, 1863, to receive promotion in U. S. Colored Troops.
Brady, Robert1st SergeantJune 19, 1861Wounded – mus. out with company, June 11, 1864.
Anderson, BenjaminSergeantJune 19, 1861Wounded at White Oak Swamp, June 30, 1862 – mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Huston, William S.SergeantJune 19, 1861Missing at Wilderness, May 9, 1864.
Beck, ShadrackSergeantJune 19, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Aug. 18, 1862.
Hodgens, Samuel G.SergeantJune 19, 1861Discharged December 2, 1863, for wounds recieved at White Oak Swamp, June 30, 1862.
McNary, William P.SergeantJune 19, 1861Promoted to Adjt. 123rd reg. P. V., Nov. 15, 1862.
Harlin, WilliamSergeantAugust 21, 1861Transferred to 191st regiment, P. V., June 1, 1864.
Gundy, JohnSergeantJune 19, 1861Died at Richmond, Va., of wounds received at White Oak Swamp, June 30, 1862.
Hughes, JamesSergeantJune 19, 1861Died at Washington, D. C., of wounds received at Wilderness, May 10, 1864.
Paxton, ThomasSergeantJune 19, 1861Killed at Wilderness, May 8, 1864.
Meggs, William,CorporalJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Cook, John V.CorporalJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
McCahon, JamesCorporalJune 19, 1861According to Bates,’ “History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers”, he is listed as “Missing in action at Wilderness, May 8, 1864.” His biography states he was “He was killed at the Battle of Wilderness on May 8, 1864…[and his] body was never recovered.” His bio also states his surname was spelled, “McCahon” – whereas Bates has it spelled as “M’Cahan.”
Scott, WallaceCorporalAugust 21, 1861Transferred to 191st regiment P. V., June 1, 1864.
Scott, James M.CorporalAugust 21, 1861Transferred to 191st regiment P. V., June 1, 1864.
Glass, WilliamCorporalJun. 19, 1861Died at Richmond, Va., of wounds received at White Oak Swamp, June 30, 1862.
Lang, Robert N.CorporalJune 19, 1861Died at Alexandria, Va., of wounds received at Wilderness, May 6, 1864.
McPake, Robert N.CorporalJune 19, 1861Killed at Spottsylvania Court House, May 10, 1864.
McPake, JamesMusicianJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Merriman, JamesMusicianJune 19, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, May 3, 1863.
Chambers, JosiahMusicianJune 24, 1861Promoted to Principal Musician – date unknown.
Anderson, SamuelPrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Akey, AlfredPrivateJune 19, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Dec. 1, 1861.
Alter, Washington L.PrivateJuly 21, 1861Promoted to Hospital Steward, May 1, 1863.
Briceland, GarlandPrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Black, James L.PrivateJune 19, 1861Wounded at White Oak Swamp, June 30, 1862 – mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Black, T. JuliusPrivateJune 19, 1861Wd. at Wilderness, May 8, 1864 – ab. at mus. out.
Brown, SamuelPrivateJune 19, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, June 18, 1862.
Brady, JoshuaPrivateAugust 21, 1861Transferred to 191st regiment P. V., June 1, 1864.
Cain, WilliamPrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Caldwell, William S.PrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Cochran, WilsonPrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Crum, DavidPrivateJune 19, 1861Wounded at Bethesda Church, May 20, 1864 – died at Washington – date unknown.
Cain, GeorgePrivateJune 19, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Jan. 15, 1862.
Chambers, John S.PrivateJune 19, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Feb. 15, 1863.
Cowman, JohnPrivateJune 19, 1861Wounded at Gaines’ Mill, June 27, 1862 – discharged on Surgeon’s certificate Mar. 8, 1863.
Cochran, HughPrivateJune 18, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, May 5, 1863.
Culver, Joseph Z.PrivateSept. 8, 1862Discharged by order War Department to receive commission in colored troops.
Cook, SamuelPrivateAugust 12, 1862Killed at Manassas Junction, April 15, 1864.
Dickey, Nathaniel E.PrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Deval, WilliamPrivateJuly 28, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, 1862.
Duff, James B.PrivateJune 19, 1861Transferred to Signal Corps, August, 1861.
Donaldson, WilliamPrivateAugust 12, 1962Transferred to 191st regiment P. V., June 1, 1864.
Evans, BenjaminPrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11,1864.
Eton, Frank B.PrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Furst, Luther C.PrivateJune 19, 1861Transferred to Signal Corps – date unknown.
Furguson, JamesPrivateFebruary 22, 1864Transferred to 191st regiment, P.V., June 1, 1864.
Ford, ThomasPrivateJun. 19, 1861Killed at Manassas Junction, April 15, 1864.
Graham, George S.PrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Greer, Matthew H.PrivateJune 19, 186133yo Pvt., Co. D, 10th Pa. Reserves – Civil War, died of dysentery at Munson’s Hill, Va. on April 18, 1863. Buried at Speer Spring Cemetery, Canonsburg, North Strabane Twp., Washington Co. PA
Hammond, D. V.PrivateJune 19, 1861Captured Dec. 18, 1863 – died in Libby Prison – date unknown.
Horn, CharlesPrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Hollingshead, WilliamPrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Harlin, MatthewPrivateJune 19, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Dec. 5, 1861.
Haden, GeorgePrivateJune 19, 1861Transferred to 191st reg P. V., June 1, 1864 – Vet.
Hallas, DanielPrivateAugust 12, 1862Transferred to 191st regiment P. V., June 1, 1864.
Hallas, GeorgePrivateAugust 12, 1862Transferred to 191st regiment P. V., June 1, 1864.
Hallas, WilliamPrivateAugust 21, 1861Transferred to 191st regiment, P. V., June 1, 1864.
Huston, AlexanderPrivateAugust 21, 1861Transferred to 191st regiment, P. V., June 1, 1864.
Harsha, William GilmanPrivateAugust 21, 1861Transferred to 191st regiment, P. V., June 1, 1864.
Hiles, GeorgePrivateFebruary 25, 1864Transferred to 191st regiment P. V., June 1, 1864.
Hunter, WilliamPrivateJune 19, 1861Died of of typhoid fever at Belle Plain, Va., January 31, 1863. Buried in Covenanter Cemetery\r\n(Miller’s Run Reformed Presbyterian Cemetery) Chartiers Twp., Washington County, Pennsylvania, Row 3.
Jackson, John WallacePrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Jackson, WilliamPrivateJune 19, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Sept. 9, 1861.
Jackson, JosephPrivateAugust 21, 1861Born 1838 – Died March 30, 1879. h/o Fannie Hayden Jackson, s/o Thomas Jackson. Transferred to 191st regiment P. V., June 1., 1864. Buried in Speer Spring Cemetery, Canonsburg, North Strabane Twp., Washington Co. PA
Jackson, ThomasPrivateFebruary 22, 1864Transferred to 191st regiment, P. V., June 1, 1864.
Jeffers, JohnPrivateJune 19, 1861Died at Richmond, Va., of wounds received at White Oak Swamp, June 30, 1862.
Lang, John E.PrivateJune 19, 1861Missing at Wilderness, May 8, 1864.
Mackey, James L.PrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Musser, AlexanderPrivateJune 19, 1861Wounded at White Oak Swamp, June 30, 1862 – mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Mackey, SamuelPrivateJune 19, 1861Died, date unknown of wounds received at Gaines’ Mill, June 27, 1862.
McCullough, JohnPrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864
McPake, John E.PrivateJune 16, 1861Wounded at Wilderness – mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
McJames, H.PrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
McWilliams, William J.PrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
McFadden, JamesPrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
McCord, John P.PrivateJune 19, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, May 3, 1863.
McCluskey, JohnPrivateJune 19, 1861Transferred to 191st reg P. V., June 1, 1864 – Vet.
Perry, JamesPrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Pettit, Henry H.PrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Pennell, WilliamPrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Patton, James R.PrivateJune 19, 1861Discharged by order of War Department to receive promotion – date unknown.
Phillips, John FultonPrivateJune 19, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Dec. 22, 1862.
Prout, AlexanderPrivateJune 19, 1861Deserted July 9, 1863.
Quail, JamesPrivateJune 19, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Aug. 10, 1861.
Roberts, WilliamPrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Rhinehart, JamesPrivateJun. 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Ryan, Benjamin F.PrivateAugust 12, 1861Discharged – date unknown.
Sutton, JohnPrivateJune 19, 1861Wd. and pris. at White Oak Swamp, June 30, 1862 – mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Strosnider, Arthur InghramPrivateJun. 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Storment, JohnPrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864. Last name also spelled “Stournend.”
Sarver, JohnPrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Sheaff, Henry H.PrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Scott, BrownPrivateFebruary 28, 1862Disch. on Surgeon’s certificate – date unknown.
Tibbey, GeorgePrivateJune 19, 1861Deserted June 30, 1863.
Thompson, John H.PrivateFebruary 24, 1962Transferred to 191st regiment P. V., June 1 1864.
Wilson, James B.PrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.
Wilson, RobertPrivateJune 19, 1861Wounded at Wilderness, May 6, 1864 – absent at muster out.
Wallace, JosephPrivateJune 19, 1861Disch. on Surgeon’s certificate – date unknown.
Williams, AnothonyPrivateJune 19, 1861Transferred to 191st reg. P. V., June 1, 64 – Vet.
Williams, WilliamPrivateJune 19, 1861Killed at Wilderness, May 8, 1864.
Young, JamesPrivateJune 19, 1861Mustered out with company, June 11, 1864.