Muster Roll of the Rifle Guards of Lock Haven

The Rifle Guards of Lock Haven were assigned Company “D” of the 7th Pennsylvania Reserves,
and were primarily recruited from Lock Haven, Clinton County, Pennsylvania.

NAME.RANK.IN DATE.REMARKS
Lyman, Chauncey AlmeronCaptainApril 24, 1861Promoted to Major, June 26, 1861
Bolinger, Henry ClayCaptainApril 24, 1861Promoted to Captain, June 26, 1861; to Lt. Colonel, May 5, 1862
Merrill, John JesseCaptainApril 24, 1861Promoted to 1st Lt., June 26, 1861; to Captain, May 9, 1862; transferred to Signal Corps, September 12, 1863. Shows on records as “Jesse Merrill.”
Donahay, George B.CaptainApril 24, 1861Promoted to 2d Lt., December 7, 1861; to Ist Lt., May 9, 1862; to Captain, September 12, 1863; Bv. Major March 13, 1865; discharged March 25, 1865
Haynes, John S.1st LieutenantApril 24, 1861Promoted to 1st Sergeant, January 1, 1862; 2d Lt., May 9, 1862; to 1st Lt., September 12, 1863; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
White, William W.2nd LieutenantApril 24, 1861Promoted fromPrivateto 2d Lt. June 26, 1861; to Captain of Company G, November 11, 1861
Fritz, George Washington1st SergeantApril 29, 1861Promoted from Private to 1st Sergeant, February 1, 1864; commissioned 2d Lt., September 12, 1863, not mustered; missing in action at Wilderness, May 5, 1864; Vet
Butters, William MorellSergeantApril 29, 1861Promoted to Sergeant, July 27, 1861; wounded at Fredericksburg, December 13, 1862; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Fredericks, Marcellus S.SergeantApril 24, 1861Prisoner May 5, 1864; discharged February 25, 1865. Listed as “M. S. Fredericks” in Bates.
Bathurst, William T.SergeantApril 24, 1861Promoted to Sergeant, November 4,1863; missing in action at Wilderness, May 5, 1864; Vet
Shell, Reuben W.SergeantApril 24, 1861Promoted to Sergeant, November 6, 1863; missing in action at Wilderness, May 5, 1864; Vet
Castello, Clemson J.SergeantApril 24, 1861Promoted to Sergeant, June 26, 1861; killed at Fredericksburg, December 13, 1862
Kitchin, Abram R.SergeantApril 24, 1861Promoted to Sergeant; died in New York, of wounds received at Gaines’ Mill, June 27, 1862. Also spelled “Kitchen.”
Eckert, Michael S.CorporalApril 29, 1861Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps October 7, 1863
Holmes, OrangeCorporalJuly 16, 1861Absent, sick, at muster out of Company
Doan, SamuelCorporalJuly 23, 1861Absent, sick, at muster out of Company
Brown, William C.CorporalMay 20, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, November 14, 1862
Hammersly, RichardCorporalMay 20, 1861Discharged for wounds received in action, October 3, 1862
Hastings, James L.CorporalApril 24, 1861Promoted to Sergeant Major, May 3, 1863
Stover, John C.CorporalApril 22, 1861Promoted to Commissary Sergeant, October 1, 1862
Burnell, Wilson P.CorporalApril 24, 1861Promoted to Corporal, February 5, 1864; missing in action at Wilderness, May 5, 1864; Vet
Jobson, Frank H.CorporalApril 24, 1861Promoted to Corporal, November 6, 1863; missing in action at Wilderness, May 5, 1864; Vet
Shell, BenevilleCorporalApril 24, 1861Promoted to Corporal, November 4, 1863; missing in action at Wilderness, May 5, 1864; Vet
Hoon, John M.CorporalApril 24, 1861Promoted to Corporal, November 17, 1863; missing in action at Wilderness, May 5, 1864; Vet
Hussleton, ThomasCorporalApril 24, 1861Promoted to Corporal, February 15, 1864; missing in action at Wilderness, May 5, 1864; Vet
Canfield, Joseph M.MusicianJuly 23, 1861Mustered out with Company, June 11, 1864
Bisel, Amos T.PrivateApril 24, 1861Transferred to gunboat service, February 16, 1862
Brooks Jr., JamesPrivateMay 23, 1861Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps October 9, 1863
Bottorf, AndrewPrivateMay 23, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, May 28, 1862
Becker, Wiiliam HenryPrivateMay 20, 1861Transferred to 190th Regiment P. V., May 31, 1864; Vet
Brown, George W.PrivateJuly 16, 1861Promoted to Quarter Master Sergeant, October 1, 1862
Baner, WilliamPrivateMay 20, 1861Missing in action at Wilderness, May 5, 1864
Bain, AlexanderPrivateMay 20, 1861Missing in action at Wilderness, May 5, 1864; Vet
Brothers, JosephPrivateMay 20, 1861Died of wounds received at Gaines’ Mill, June 27, 1862
Brown Jr., AndrewPrivateJuly 16, 1861Transferred to gunboat service, February 16, 1862; died at Cairo, Ill.,, date unknown
Candor, JosiahPrivateApril 24, 1861Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Conser, Charles W.PrivateApril 24, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, October 24, 1862
Cohan, JohnPrivateApril 24, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, December 4, 1862
Cogley, John A.PrivateApril 24, 1861Promoted to Quartermaster Sergeant, June 26, 1861
Crippen, AllenPrivateApril 24, 1861Missing in action at Wilderness, May 5, 1864; Vet
Clark, UriahPrivateApril 24, 1861Missing in action at Wilderness, May 5, 1864; Vet
Crook, PatrickPrivateMay 20, 1861Prisoner May 5, 1864; discharged January 23, 1865
Crider, James L.PrivateApril 24, 1861Missing in action at Wilderness, May 5, 1864; Vet
Clark, DanielPrivateApril 30, 1861Killed at Gaines’ Mill, June 27, 1862
Clark, RolandPrivateJuly 16, 1861Killed at Gaines’ Mill, June 27,1862
Crosby, Abner L.PrivateApril 20, 1861Deserted,, date unknown
Doyle, Daniel WPrivateMay 20, 1861Transferred to 190th Regiment P. V., May 31, 1864; Vet
Davenport, OscarPrivateMay 20, 1861Missing in action at Wilderness, May 5, 1864; Vet
Duly, JosephPrivateApril 24, 1861Killed at Gaines’ Mill, June 27, 1862
Faunce, Christ. H.PrivateApril 24, 1861Discharged by sentence of General Court Martial,, date unknown
Fought, Michael J.PrivateApril 24, 1861Killed at South Mountain, September 14, 1862
Gottshall, SamuelPrivateApril 24, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, January 19, 1863
Gottshall, JamesPrivateAugust 17, 1861Transferred to 190th Regiment P. V. May 31, 1864
Green, Charles J.PrivateMay 27, 1861Prisoner May 5, 1864; discharged Jan 23, 1865
Green. FrederickPrivateJune 1, 1861Not on muster-out roll
Hunt, James A.PrivateApril 24, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, March 15, 1863
Harling, JohnPrivateJuly 16, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, November 1862. Webmaster Note: Name on grave stone says “Harling” – not “Huling” according to Samuel P. Bates’ History of PA Volunteers.
Haford, MichaelPrivateJuly 21, 1861Transferred to 190th Regiment P. V., May 31, 1864; Vet
Hibler, JacobPrivateJuly 10, 1861Missing in action at Wilderness, May 5, 1864; Vet
Hathaway, August B.PrivateApril 24, 1861Died of wounds received at Bull Run, August 30, 1862
Hills, Milo F.PrivateJuly 16, 1861Died at Baltimore, August 13, 1862
Jacobs, Henry R.PrivateApril 24, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, August 12, 1862
Jordan, Andrew O.PrivateMay 20, 1861Discharged November 5, 1863, for wounds received accidentally
Kinley, GeorgePrivateJuly 10, 1861Wounded in action; discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate,, date unknown
Kinley, WilliamsonPrivateApril 24, 1861Missing in action at Wilderness, May 5, 1864; Vet
Logue, WillardPrivateJuly 16, 1861Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Lacost, William L.PrivateMay 20, 1861Transferred to 190th Regiment P. V., May 31, 64; Vet
Logue, John T.PrivateFebruary 1, 1864Missing in action at Wilderness, May 5, 1864.

Note: Logue was in fact captured at Wilderness. He apparently escaped from prison and made his way back to Union lines, and on December 31, 1864, by special order No. 476, was instructed to join the 190th Pennsylvania Veteran Volunteers.
Leslie, AdamPrivateMay 28, 1861Killed at Gaines’ Mill, June 27, 1862
Marshall, Joseph B.PrivateMay 20, 1861Discharged December 11, 1862, for wounds received in action
Murphy, Timothy JPrivateMay 20, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, December 30, 1862
McGee, Joseph W.PrivateJuly 16, 1861Prisoner from May 5, 1864, to February 28, 1865; discharged September 22, 1865; Vet
Marshall, William F.PrivateJuly 10, 1861Missing in action at Wilderness, May 5, 1864; Vet
Mahan, SamuelPrivateAugust 24, 1861Died at Georgetown, D. C., October 20, 1862; buried in Military Asylum Cemetery
Nagle, JosephPrivateJuly 10, 1861Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, October 9, 1863
Newberry, Richard B.PrivateApril 24, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, March 31, 1863
Nolder, Robert W.PrivateMay 20, 1861Died March 25, 1864, of wounds received at 2d Bull Run; buried at Alexandria, Va.-grave 1,614
Owens, OscarPrivateApril 24, 1861Killed at Gaines’ Mill, June 27, 1862
Peck, Thomas T.PrivateJuly 26, 1861Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps,, date unknown
Potter, JohnPrivateApril 24, 1861Transferred to Batt’y C, 5th U. S. Art., November 11, 1862
Price, Augustus G.PrivateApril 24, 1861Prisoner May 5, 1864; discharged May 11, 1865
Pfouts, George M.PrivateMay 29, 1861Taken prisoner at Wilderness, May 5, 1864
Ross, John T.PrivateApril 24, 1861Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, date unknown
Ross, Cummings R.PrivateSeptember 10, 1861Promoted to Commissary Sergeant, November 28, 1861
Rothrock, Elias W.PrivateApril 10, 1861Killed at Antietam, September 17, 1862
Roach, MatthewPrivateMay 24, 1861Accidentally killed, September 9, 1861
Red, MatthiasPrivateApril 24, 1861Transferred to gunboat service, February 16, 1862; died at Cairo, Illinois,, date unknown
Shanabrook, F. G.PrivateApril 24, 1861Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, March 16, 1864
Sauser, JeffersonPrivateApril 24, 1861Transferred to Batt’y A, 1st Pa. Artillery, April 3,1862
Shaver, Wesley P.PrivateJuly 10, 1861Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Springle, Henry H.PrivateApril 24, 1861Discharged for wounds received in action, date unknown
Smithers, EzekielPrivateJuly 16, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, July 10, 1862
Stout, Charles M.PrivateJuly 27, 1861Promoted to 2d Lt., Company E, August 1, 1862
Sheridan, JamesPrivateMay 20, 1861Missing in action at Wilderness, May 5, 1864; Vet
Shaffer, JosephPrivateApril 24, 1861Prisoner from May 5, 1864, to February 26, 1865; discharged June 29, 1865; Vet
Stone, SimonPrivateJuly 10, 1861Missing in action at Wilderness, May 5, 1864; Vet
Shannon, John B.PrivateAugust 24, 1861Missing in action at Wilderness, May 5, 1864
Summerson, Rob.PrivateMay 20, 1861Died at Washington, D. C., January 3,1863; buried in Military Asylum Cemetery
Summerson, DavidPrivateMay 20, 1861Died of wounds received at Bull Run, August 30, 1862
Summerson, AlfredPrivateMay 23, 1861Died at Camp Wayne, Pa., June 17, 1861
Wilson, JosephPrivateMay 20, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, October 16, 1862
Whitesell, OliverPrivateApril 24, 1861Discharged February 7, 1863, for wounds received in action
Walker, WilliamPrivateApril 24, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, January 28, 1863
Wightman, ArthurPrivateJuly 10, 1861Discharged by order of War Dept., November 3, 1861
White, AlbinPrivateJuly 10, 1861Transferred to Company G, November 30, 1861
Winters, ThomasPrivateApril 24, 1861Died of wounds received at Charles City Cross Roads, June 30, 1862