Muster Roll of the National Guards of Monroe

The National Guards of Monroe were assigned Company “F” of the 4th Pennsylvania Reserves,
and were primarily recruited from Monroe County, Pennsylvania.

NAMERANKIN DATEREMARKS
Keller, George B.CaptainJune 11, 1861Resigned, Jan. 9, 1862.
Shoemaker, Jacob W.CaptainJune 11, 1861Promoted from 1st Lt. to Capt., June 22, 1862, commissioned Major, May 10, 1864 but not mustered, mustered out with company, June 17, 1864.
Horn, Enoch S. C.1st LieutenantJune 11, 1861Promoted from Private to 1st Sgt., Jan. 1, 1862, to 1st Lt., Jan. 22, 1862, dismissed Oct. 24, 1862.
Davis, Nathan1st LieutenantJune 6, 1861Promoted from 2nd Lt. to 1st Lt., Mar. 1, 1863, to Capt., Co. L, 54th reg. P. V., July 4, 1864. Editor’s note: in the Pennsylvania State Archives Civil War Veterans Card File 1861-1866, the record for “Davis, Nathan” includes the following notation: “Trans. from Company K. (Date Unknown). Pro. [from Sgt.] to 2nd Lt. (Date Unknown) Promoted to 1st Lt. 3-1-63 on Detached service to Comm.[mand] unorganized Company. See S. O. No. 5. 6-30-64. (Pro. to Capt. Company L. 54th P. V. 7-4-64)”
Nyce, John2nd LieutenantJune 11, 1861Promoted to Major, 4th Reserves, June 1, 1862.
Burnett, John W.2nd LieutenantJune 11, 1861Promoted from Sgt. to 2nd Lt., Mar. 1, 1863, mustered out with company, June 17, 1864. In 1891, Lieut. Burnett was found living at 73 Maple Street, Waltham, Massachusetts. – Source: National Tribune, 06 Aug 1891 Pg. 8.
Hufford, George D.1st SergeantJune 11, 1861Promoted from Sgt. to 1st Sgt., discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Dec. 20, 1861. Editor’s note: in the Pennsylvania State Archives Civil War Veterans Card File 1861-1866, the record for “Hufford, George D.” is blank and is cross-referenced to the record for “Hofford, George D.” The second record indicates that this man was mustered into Federal service on July 17, 1861 as 1st Sgt., Co. F, 4th Reserves.
Hufford, John S.1st SergeantJune 11, 1861Promoted from Sgt. to 1st Sgt., May 19, 1863. mustered out with company, June 17, 1864.
Fetherman, Joseph A.SergeantJune 11, 1861Mustered out with company, June 17, 1864.
Bossard, Samuel R.SergeantJune 11, 1861Promoted to Cor., Nov. 21, 1862, to Sgt., Apr. 11, 1863, mustered out with company, June 17, 1864.
Heller, Anson R.SergeantJune 11, 1861Promoted from Cor. to Sgt., Feb. 4, 1862, mustered out with company, June 17, 1864.
Rupert, Peter J.SergeantJune 11, 1861Killed, June 27, 1862, at Gaines’ Mill.
Slutter, JacobCorporalJune 11, 1861Promoted to Cor., Feb. 4, 1862, mustered out with company, June 17, 1864.
Gaffey, Michael F.CorporalJune 11, 1861Promoted to Cor., Apr. 30, 1864, mustered out with company, June 17, 1864.
Smith, JosiahCorporalJune 11, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Dec. 13, 62.
Haney, John AndrewCorporalJune 11, 1861Transferred to Co. C, 5th United States Cavalry, Dec. 13, 62.
Altemus, PhilipCorporalJune 11, 1861Transferred to Co. L, 54th reg. P. V., June 8, 1864, Vet.
Neal, Andrew A.CorporalJune 28, 1861Transferred to Co. L, 54th reg. P. V., June 8, 1864, Vet.
Knox, Thomas A. H.CorporalJune 11, 1861Killed, June 30, 1862, at Charles City Cross Roads.
Smith, Sebastian P.CorporalJun. 11, 1861Deserted, Aug. 20, 1862, from United States General Hospital, at New York. Editor’s note: in the Pennsylvania State Archives Civil War Veterans Card File 1861-1866, the record for “Smith, Sebastian P.” includes the following notation: “Deserted from U.S. Gen. Hosp. at New York – on or about 8-20-62. See letter from [?.]D. 12-23-89 removing desertion.” Webmaster’s note: To add on to the Editor’s note – Formerly listed as a deserter. This statement was stricken from his service record on December 23, 1889, they replaced “deserted” with “Discharged” on September 1, 1861. He should be added back to the rolls of Company F with the proper information. Letter from War Department, PA State Archives, 12/23/1889.
Keller, Jacob T.MusicianJune 11, 1861Mustered out with company, June 17, 1864.
Romig, Edward E.MusicianJune 11, 1861Deserted, June 27, 1863, location unknown. Editor’s note: in the Pennsylvania State Archives Civil War Veterans Card File 1861-1866, the record for “Romig, Edward E.” is blank save for the notation “See F&S” (i.e., the “Field and Staff” or the regimental headquarters of 4th Reserves). For the Field and Staff, 4th reserves, there is no record for “Romig, Edward E.” but there is however one for “Romig, Edwin E.” who appears to be the one and same person. This second record includes the following notation: “Entered state service as Muc. in Company “F” Pro. To Prin. Mus. [4th Reserves] 7-1-61. Deserted 6-11-63.”
Albert, AnthonyPrivateJune 11, 1861[Webmaster Note: Anthony was the brother of Andrew Albert. He was taken prisoner during the Peninsula Campaign, date returned unknown. See Pvt. Wm. D. Walton Letter, August 4, 1862] Mustered out with company, June 17, 1864.
Albert, AndrewPrivateJune 11, 1861[Webmaster Note: Andrew was the brother of Anthony Albert. Albert was wounded sometime during the Peninsula Campaign, breifly hospitalized near Savage Station and then transferred to another hospital. His discharge is probably a result of his wounding on this campaign.] Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, date unknown.
Bogart, ChristopherPrivateJune 28, 1861Absent at muster out, sick, in General Hospital since Oct. 12, 1862.
Beltz, John H.PrivateJune 28, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Oct. 17, 1862.
Bender, JeromePrivateJune 11, 1861Transferred to Co. L, 54th reg. P. V., June 8, 1864, Vet.
Brock, CharlesPrivateJune 11, 1861Deserted, Oct. 29, 1862, at Berlin, Md.
Coleman, F. A. D.PrivateJune 11, 1861Mustered out with company, June 17, 1864.
Christal, Joseph M.PrivateJune 28, 1861Mustered out with company, June 17, 1864.
Compton, EliasPrivateJune 11, 1861Discharged, date unknown.
Culberson, AaronPrivateJune 28, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Nov. 9, 1861.
Culberson, FranklinPrivateJune 28, 1861Transferred to Co. L, 54th reg. P. V., June 8, 1864, Vet.
Christman, B. F.PrivateJune 11, 1861Killed, June 30, 1862, at Charles City Cross Roads.
Correll, SmithPrivateJune 11, 1861Deserted, May 5, 1864, at Kearneysville, West Virginia.
Dwyer, Joseph A. V.PrivateJune 11, 1861Deserted, Aug. 21, 1862, location unknown. Editor’s note: in the Pennsylvania State Archives Civil War Veterans Card File 1861-1866, no record has been located for “Dwyer, Joseph A. V.”
Gruber, Peter A.PrivateJune 11, 1861Mustered out with company, June 17, 1864.
Gordon, William W.PrivateJune 11, 1861Transferred to Co. L, 54th reg. P. V., June 8, 1864, Vet.
Harps, TitusPrivateJune 11, 1861Mustered out with company, June 17, 1864.
Hille, FlorianPrivateJune 28, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, June 7, 1862.
Hagerman, CharlesPrivateJuly 17, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Sept. 16, 1862.
Johnson, William H.PrivateJune 11, 1861Absent at muster out, sick, in General Hospital since Mar. 10, 1862.
Kester, AugustusPrivateJune 11, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Jan. 20, 1863.
Krummocker, C.PrivateJune 11, 1861Transferred to Co. L, 54th reg. P. V., June 8, 1864, Vet.
Kessler, George W.PrivateJuly 17, 1861Transferred to Co. L, 54th reg. P. V., June 8, 1864.
Learn, AndrewPrivateJune 11, 1861Mustered out with company, June 17, 1864.
Myers, PaulPrivateJune 28, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Nov. 9, 1861.
Miller, Abraham B.PrivateJune 11, 1861Died, Nov. 21, 1861, of typhoid fever, at Camp Pierpont, Va.
Miller, EmanuelPrivateJune 11, 1861Killed, Sept. 17, 1862, at Antietam.
McDermot, JohnPrivateJune 11, 1861Killed, May 9, 1864, at Cloyd Mountain, Vet.
Nahr, ChristianPrivateJuly 17, 1861Died, Mar. 8, 1862, of typhoid fever, at U.S. General Hospital, in Washington D. C.
Peck, EmanuelPrivateJune 28, 1861*Added to Muster Roll 12/13/2007* Formerly listed as a deserter. This statement was stricken from his service record on December 23, 1889, they replaced “deserted” with “Discharged” on September 1, 1861. He should be added back to the rolls of Company F with the proper information. Letter from War Department, PA State Archives, 12/23/1889.
Price, DavidPrivateJune 11, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Dec. 1, 1863.
Price, MathiasPrivateJune 11, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Oct. 15, 1862.
Renz, FerdinandPrivateJuly 17, 1861Transferred to Co. L, 54th reg. P. V., June 8, 1864.
Ruth, CharlesPrivateJune 11, 1861Transferred to Co. L, 54th reg. P. V., June 8, 1864, Vet.
Reigart, HenryPrivateJune 11, 1861Deserted, Mar. 14, 1864, from Kearneysville, West Virginia.
Schook, AlfredPrivateJun. 11, 1861Mustered out with company, June 17, 1864.
Schook, StewardPrivateJune 11, 1861Mustered out with company, June 17, 1864.
Serfass, ThomasPrivateJune 11, 1861Absent at muster out, sick, in General Hospital since June 30, 1862.
Shafer, Mathias PhillipsPrivateJune 11, 1861Mustered out with company, June 17, 1864.
Schafer, Peter W.PrivateJune 11, 1861Deserted, Aug, 1861, returned Sept., 1863 and restored to duty, mustered out with company, June 17, 1864. Editor’s note: in the Pennsylvania State Archives Civil War Veterans Card File 1861-1866, the record for “Schafer, Peter W.” indicates a discharge date of Sept. 6, 1864.
Staley, JohnPrivateJune 28, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Dec. 7, 1862.
Setzer, JonasPrivateJune 28, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Nov. 9, 1861.
Sheffer, JohnPrivateJune 11, 1861Transferred to Co. L, 54th reg. P. V., June 8, 1864, Vet.
Setzer, Henry B.PrivateJun. 11, 1861Transferred to Co. L, 54th reg. P. V., June 8, 1864, Vet.
Setzer, George W.PrivateJune 11, 1861Transferred to Co. L, 54th reg. P. V., June 8, 1864, Vet.
Setzer, JeromePrivateJune 28, 1861Transferred to Co. L, 54th reg. P. V., June 8, 1864, Vet.
Sober, JohnPrivateJul. 17, 1861Transferred to Co. L, 54th reg. P. V., June 8, 1864.
Slutter, Charles H.PrivateJune 28, 1861Killed, June 30, 1862, at Charles City Cross Roads.
Tidd, William K.PrivateJune 28, 1861Transferred to Battery F, 5th United States Artillery, Feb. 28, 1863.
Van Buskirk, SamuelPrivateJune 11, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Dec. 22, 1862.
Vanaken, AlfredPrivateJune 11, 1861Transferred to Co. L, 54th reg. P. V., June 8, 1864, Vet.
White, James S.PrivateJune 11, 1861Mustered out with company, June 17, 1864.
Walrath, Abel T.PrivateJune 11, 1861Mustered out with company, June 17, 1864.
Woodling, GeorgePrivateJune 28, 1861Mustered out with company, June 17, 1864.
Walton, William D.PrivateJune 11, 1861Mustered out with company, June 17, 1864.
Walrath, Henry M.PrivateJune 11, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, July 10, 1862.
Williams, GeorgePrivateJune 28, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Jan. 28, 1863.
Wolfe, GeorgePrivateJune 11, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, date unknown. Editor’s note: in the Pennsylvania State Archives Civil War Veterans Card File 1861-1866, the record for “Wolfe, George” has had the typewritten “Date Unknown” struck out and a handwritten notation added beside the typewritten “Discharged.” The handwritten notation, however, is illegible.
Wagner, W. H. A.PrivateJune 11, 1861Transferred to Co. L, 54th reg. P. V., June 8, 1864, Vet.
Warner, William H.PrivateJun. 11, 1861Transferred to Co. L, 54th reg. P. V., June 8, 1864, Vet.
Weisse, Joseph H.PrivateJune 11, 1861Transferred to Co. L, 54th reg. P. V., June 8, 1864, Vet.
Warner, AlfredPrivateJune 11, 1861Deserted, Oct. 29, 1863, at Berlin, Md.