Muster Roll of the Brownsville Greys

The Brownsville Greys were assigned Company “D” of the 8th Pennsylvania Reserves,
and were primarily recruited from Brownsville, Fayette County, Pennsylvania.

NAME.RANK.IN DATE.REMARKS
Conner, Cyrus L.CaptainJune 21, 1861Captured at Gaines’ Mill, June 27, 1862; returned to Company, August 19, 1862; resigned December 2, 1862
Bennington, Samuel B.CaptainJune 21, 1861Promoted from Sergeant to 2d Lt., August 1, 1862; to Captain,May 1, 1863; wounded at Fredericksburg; mustered out with Company, May 26, 1865
Jacobs, Jr., Adam1st LieutenantJune 21, 1861Resigned January 7, 1862
Miller, George W.1st LieutenantJune 21, 1861Promoted from Sergeant to 1st Sergeant-to 1st Lt., February 1, 1862; captured at Charles City Cross Roads; killed at Fredericksburg, December 13, 1862
McGee, Thomas1st LieutenantJune 21, 1861Promoted from Corporal to Sergeant, October 1, 1861; to Quarter Master Sergeant, November 1, 1861; to 1st Lt., March 1, 1863; appointed Assistant Regimental Quarter Master, April 1, 1863; to Assistant Commissary of Subsistence, 2d Brigade, October 8, 1863; to A. D. C., January 26, 1864; to A. D. C. Colonel Fisher, 3d Brigade, April 20, 1864; mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Clark, Robert2nd LieutenantJune 21, 1861Transferred as 2d Lieutenant, to U. S. Army, September 28, 1861
Krepps, Solomon G.2nd LieutenantJune 21, 1861Promoted from 1st Sergeant to 2d Lt., October 1, 1861; to 2d Lt.,4th Regiment U. S. Infantry, April 18, 1862
Bail, Joseph J.2nd LieutenantJune 21, 1861Promoted from Serg’t to 1st Sergeant; to 2d Lieut., May 1, 1862; resigned July 18, 1862
Gue, John H.2nd LieutenantJune 21, 1861Promoted to Company, July 1, 1861; wounded at Charles City Cross Roads; discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, January 26, 1863
Annawalt, Josiah M.2nd LieutenantJune 21, 1861Promoted to 2d Lieutenant, May 1, 1863; killed at Robinson’s Farm, Va., May 10, 1864
Shaw, Issachar L.1st SergeantJune 21, 1861Promoted to Sergeant, May 1, 1862; to 1st Sergeant, July 1, 1862; mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Wilkinson, William R.SergeantJune 2, 1861Promoted from Corporal, July 1, 1861; killed at Charles City Cross Roads, June 30, 1862
Hill, Ashbel FairchildSergeantJune 21, 1861Promoted to Corporal, July 1, 1861; to Sergeant, May 1, 1862; wounded at Antietam, September 17, 1862; discharged on Surgeon’s Certficate December, 1862
Fullerton, WilliamSergeantJune 21, 1861Promoted to Corporal, July 1, 1861; to Sergeant, August 25, 1862; wounded at Gaines’ Mill; mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Evans, James B.SergeantJuly 8, 1861Promoted to Corporal, May 1, 1862; to Sergeant, November 1, 1862; mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Hughes, David C.SergeantJune 21, 1861Promoted to Corporal, November 1, 1862; to Sergeant, August 1, 1863; mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Haddock, Abraham S.SergeantJune 21, 1861Promoted to Corporal, November 1, 1862; to Sergeant, September 1, 1863; mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Dawson, Elias H.CorporalOctober 14, 1861Transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 15, 1864
Morgan, Jr., EdwardCorporalJuly 8, 1861Promoted to Corporal, November 1, 1862; mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Jefferies, HamonCorporalJune 21, 1861Promoted to Corporal, November 1, 1862; wounded at Spottsylvania C.H., May 11, 1864; mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Young, JohnCorporalJune 21, 1861Promoted to Corporal, June 5, 1863; mustered out with Company M, May 26, 1864
Williams, EstepCorporalJuly 8, 1861Promoted to Corporal, August 1, 1863; wounded at Robinson’s Farm,Va., May 8, 1864; absent at muster out
Whitmer, E. F.CorporalJune 21, 1861Promoted to Corporal, August 1,1863; mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Gapin, Henry C.MusicianJune 21, 1861Promoted to 1st Lieutenant, U. S. Army, June 20, 1862
Adams, DavidPrivateJune 21, 1861Mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Archibald, JacobPrivateJuly 8, 1861Killedat Charles City Cross Roads, June 30, 1862
Burke, JohnPrivateJune 21, 1861Mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Bane, WilliamPrivateJuly 8, 1861Absent, sick, at muster out
Binch, James S.PrivateJune 21, 1861Promoted from Corporal to Sergeant, August 5, 1862; reduced August 25,1863; mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Booth, John F..PrivateJune 21, 1861Wounded at Antietam, September. 17, 1862; discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, March 23, 1863
Beckley, Eugene L.PrivateJune 21, 1861Wounded at Bull Run, August 29, 1862; discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, January 28, 1863
Bailey, John C.PrivateJuly 8, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, April 5, 1862; burial record: died at Alexandria, March 22, 1864; grave, 1,578
Baker, William N.PrivateJune 21, 1861Transferred to Signal Corps, September 18, 1861
Brawley, Chas. E.PrivateJuly 8, 1861Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, July 1, 1863
Brawley, John D.PrivateJune 21, 1861Died May 16, 1864, of wounds received in action buried in National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
Barber, James M.PrivateSeptember 2, 1862Deserted May 28, 1863
Campbell, DanielPrivateJuly 8, 1861Mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Chess, William F.PrivateJune 21, 1861Transferred to gunboat service, January 4, 1862
Craft, David L.PrivateJune 21, 1861Transferred to Signal Corps, September 18, 1861
Clarke, WilliamPrivateSeptember 2, 1862Transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 15, 1864
Clarke, JacobPrivateSeptember 2, 1862Transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 15, 1864
Calvert, EnochPrivateJune 21, 1861Transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 15, 1864; Vet
Connoly, PeterPrivateJune 21, 1861Died at Alexandria, October 27, 1863
Clarke, Benjamin M.PrivateSeptember 2, 1862Deserted January 10, 1864
Campbell, RobertPrivateJune 21, 1861Deserted August 2, 1861
Dean, William P.PrivateJune 21, 1861Wounded at Mechanicsville, June 26, 1862; discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, March 7, 1863
Devlin, JamesPrivateJune 21, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, September, 1862
Danbert, FrederickPrivateJune 21, 1861Transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 15, 1864; Vet
Ebbert, John H.PrivateJuly 8, 1861Wounded at Wilderness, May 6, 1864; mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Evans, FlemingPrivateJuly 8, 1861Mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Fewster, ThomasPrivateJune 21, 1861Wounded at Robinson’s Farm, Va., May 9, 1864; mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Gaskill, James E.PrivateJune 21, 1861Mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Gregg, William K.PrivateJune 21, 1861Mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Gormley, Henry J.PrivateJune 21, 1861Reduced from Corporal by sentence of General Court Martial, May 1, 1862; mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Grace, ThomasPrivateJuly 8, 1861Deserted August 2, 1861
Gaskill, Samuel D.PrivateFebruary 19, 1864Not on muster out roll
Hoffman, William H.PrivateJuly 8, 1861Mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Hasson, JamesPrivateJuly 8, 1861Mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Hoffman, Benjamin A.PrivateJuly 8, 1861Transferred to western gunboat service, January 4, 1862
Haddock, WorcesterPrivateJune 21, 1861Wounded at Charles City Cross Roads-discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, October, 1862
Hare, JamesPrivateJune 21, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, October 31, 1862
Hughes, John C.PrivateSeptember 2, 1862Tranferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 15, 1864
Hixenbaugh Jr., JohnPrivateFebruary 19, 1864Transferred to 191st reg P. V., May 15, 1864
Hazen, DavidPrivateJune 21, 1861Died at Manassas, Va., April 12, 1862
Haught, RobertPrivateJune 21, 1861Killed at Fredericksburg, December 13, 1862
Jacobs, JamesPrivateSeptember 2, 1862Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, December 14, 1863
Jeffries Jr., BenjaminPrivateFebruary 23, 1864Transferredto 191st Regiment P. V., May15, 1864
Jones, VictorPrivateJune 21, 1861Deserted August 2, 1861
Kissinger, John W.PrivateJuly 8, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, October 7, 1861
Kennedy, JosephPrivateFebruary 23, 1864Transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 15, 1864
Levitre, George W.PrivateJune 21, 1861Wounded at Wilderness, May 6, 1864; absent at muster out
Lucas, JamesPrivateJuly 8, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, January 11, 1862. Died shortly after his return home.
Layton, Edwin H.PrivateMarch 24, 1864Transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 15, 1864
Lucas, WilliamPrivateSeptember 21, 1861Transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 15, 1864
Lynch, MahlonPrivateFebruary 29, 1864Transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 15, 1864; Vet
McWilliams, DanielPrivateJune 21, 1861Wounded at South Mountain, September 14, 1862; discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, November 30, 1862
McWilliams, D.PrivateJune 21, 1861Transferred to 6th U. S. Cavalry, October 20, 1862
Montonia, WilliamPrivateJune 21, 1861Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, December 14, 1863
Mayhorn, IsaacPrivateJune 21, 1861Transferred to 6th U. S. Cavalry, October 20, 1862
Malone, DavidPrivateJune 21, 1861Killed at South Mountain, September 14, 1862
Mitchell, William C.PrivateJune 21, 1861Killed at Charles City Cross Roads, June 30, 1862
McWilliams, WilliamPrivateJune 21, 1861Killed at Charles City Cross Roads, June 30, 1862
Ort, GeorgePrivateJuly 8, 1861Mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Patterson, N. H.PrivateFebruary 19, 1864Transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 15, 1864; Vet
Page, Charles W.PrivateJuly 8, 1861Killed at Antietam, September 17, 1862
Rohrer, James S.PrivateJun 21, 1861Mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Rhyan, JamesPrivateJune 21, 1861Mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Raum, GeorgePrivateJune 21, 1861Mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Rhyn, RudolphPrivateJuly 8, 1861Wounded at Gaines’ Mill, June 27, 1862; mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Rhyn, HenryPrivateJuly 29, 1861Mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Roland, JamesPrivateJuly 8, 1861Transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 15, 1864; Vet
Ritchie, William H.PrivateJune 21, 1861Transferred to 44th Regiment P. V., September21, 1861
Rhien, Nicholas C.PrivateJune 21, 1861Died at Camp Pierpont, Va., January 8, 1862. Surname spelled “Rhyan” by Samuel P. Bates in his “History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers.”
Stewart, William F.PrivateJune 21, 1861Wounded at Antietam, September 17, 1862; mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Seese, DavidPrivateJune 21, 1861Wounded at Antietam, September 17, 1862; mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Smith, JamesPrivateJuly 8, 1861Mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Scott, George W.PrivateJune 21, 1861Mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Simmons, JohnPrivateJune 21, 1861Promoted to Hospital Steward, July 6, 1862
Simpson, ThomasPrivateJune 21, 1861Wounded at Fredericksburg, December 13, 1862; discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, March 24, 1864
Swearer, Nicholas C.PrivateJune 21, 1861Wounded at Gaines’ Mill, June 27, 1862; discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, November 5, 1862
Swearer, JohnPrivateJune 21, 1861Wounded at Antietam, September 17, 1862; discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, November 30, 1862
Straun, Enos K.PrivateJuly 8, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, March 14, 1863
Sprowles, WilliamPrivateJune 21, 1861Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, July 1, 1863
Smith, WilliamPrivateJune 21, 1861Transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 15, 1864; Vet
Taylor, JohnPrivateJune 21, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, July 8, 1862
Troth, JamesPrivateJune 21, 1861Discharged on Surgeon’s Certificate, May 23, 1862
Trump, William P.PrivateJune 21, 1861Discharged for desertion by sentence of General Court Martial, May 24, 1864
Underwood, W. H.PrivateJune 21, 1861Discharged for desertion by sentence of General Court Martial, date unknown
Waggoner, GeorgePrivateJune 21, 1861Mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864.View Pension File
Waggoner, Oliver A.PrivateJune 21, 1861Mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Watkins, John W.PrivateJune 21, 1861Mustered out with Company, May 26, 1864
Wigle, Simeon B.PrivateJune 21, 1861Transferred to western gunboat service, January 4, 1862
Windess, George W.PrivateMarch 24, 1864Transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 15, 1864
Woodward, JohnPrivateJune 21, 1861Killed at Antietam, September 17, 1862
Winder, David C.PrivateJune 21, 1861Note: Samuel Bates’ states that Pvt. Winder “Deserted July 20, 1862”. Further information states that Winder was “…discharged on certificate of disability by reason of chronic rheumatism, on 30 May 1862 at Mt. Pleasant General Hospital, Washington, DC.” See the link for more information.
Young, RobertPrivateJune 21, 1861Transferred to 6th U. S Cavalry, October 20, 1862