COMPANY  C  OFFICERS  at  CRIPPLE  CREEK

Robert D. Caddy*  26  (1837 - 1863)  Born in Noble Co, OH;  Married Annie Straley (sister of Pvt Wesley T Straley of Co C) and they had one child;  Mustered in as Capt;  Killed in action at Chickamauga, GA on 20 Sep 63;  He is buried in Lima, OH;  His younger brother,  Sgt Charles B. Caddy listed below?

 

 

 

Alonzo Wesley Black  30  (1833 or 35 - 1924)  Born in NY according to the 1870 Census--all others have him  born in OH;  Mustered in as 1 Lt;  Would become Capt of Co F on 11 Aug 64;  He worked as a Harness Maker after the War and was married at least twice (perhaps 3 times)--in 1870 Fayette Co, OH, his wife, Evaline, is 33--their 2 youngest children are toddlers, but two teenage children are listed, as well (perhaps from an earlier mother?)  In 1883, he married Susan Elizabeth Sponcler in Cuyahoga Co and they remain married until his death;  Lived most of his post-War life in Cuyahoga Co, OH;  His tombstone has his birth year as 1833, but the 1900 Census shows him born in March 1835; His family knew him by his middle name, Wesley or Wes;  His younger brother, Jerome, served with the 44th OH Inf and later with the  8th OH Cav

 

 

 

Jacob Bush  32  (1830 - 1904)  Born and lived nearly his whole life in Fayette Co, OH;  He married Rosanna Straley in 1854;  Mustered in as 2 Lt;  Resigned on 23 Oct 63;  He usually listed himself as a Farmer on the Census, although he included the occupations of Miller and Carpenter on two of the Census records;  

 

 

 

 

 

 CORPORALS  and  SERGEANTS  of  Co.  C  at  CRIPPLE  CREEK

 

Caddy, Charles B. 19  (1844 - 1920)  Born in Tuscarawas Co, OH, the younger brother of Capt Robert D. Caddy (bio above);  In 1860, sixteen-year-oldCharles worked as a Printer;  Mustered in as Sgt;  Discharged on Surgeon's Certif at Cripple Creek on 11 Mar 63;  The Caddys are related to the Creamer and Straley families, who are also represented in Co C;  After the War, Charles was a Journalist/Editor;  He was married in 1875 to Mary Ellen Irmer, and although he and his wife had three children, none of them lived to adulthood;  He died and is buried in Pendleton, Madison Co, IN

 

Cockerill, Jacob S.  23  (1839 - 1936)  Born in Fayette Co, OH on 29 Jul 39, he spent almost all of his life as a Farmer in Fayetter Co;  Mustered in as Cpl;  Later appointed Sgt on 11 Mar 64;  Was one of the Color Bearers and according to the 1902 History, he was the first one to plant the colors on the Confederate works at Nashville;  Mustered out with company;  According to his obituary, the tattered colors that he carried in battle was one of his prized possessions;  He married Hannah Lines in 1866 and they had 11 children;  He was 96 when he died

 

 

Dennon, Isaac J.  24  (1839 - )  Mustered in as a Pvt;  Appointed Cpl on 1 Mar 63;  Would be wounded at Chickamauga on 19 Sep 63;  WOuld transfer to VRC on 15 Jan 65

 

 

Fent, James P.  25  (1838 - )  Mustered in as Sgt;  Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65;  Is he any relation to Pvt Philip N. Fent?

 

 

Harper, John W.  20  (1843 - )  Mustered in as Cpl;  Appointed Sgt on 1 Mar 63;  Would be appointed 1 Sgt on 16 Mar 64 and eventually be promoted to Sgt Maj on 25 May 65

 

 

King, Moses C.  41  (1822 - )  Mustered in as Cpl, but reduced to Pvt on 1 May 63 (why?);  WOuld received a Surgeon's Discharge on 15 Jun 64 in Madison, IN

 

???Krebs, Jacob  37  (1826 - )  Mustered in as a Cpl;  Received a Surgeon's Discharge on 25 Apr 63 in Nashville, TN--had he been hospitalized since Stones River?

 

 

McVey, William J.  32  (1831 - )  Mustered in as a Cpl;  Appointed Sgt on 1 May 63;  Would be reduced in ranks to a Pvt on 16 Mar 64;  Would be wounded at Battle of Nashville on 15 Dec 64, but was mustered out with the rest of the company on 13 Jun 65

 

 

Miller, George  26  (1837 - )  Mustered in as a Pvt;  Appointed Cpl on 1 Mar 63;  Would be wounded at CHickamauga, but mustered out with the rest of the company

 

Mock, Martin L.  19  (1844 - )  Mustered in as a Pvt;  Appointed Cpl on 25 May 63;  Would be appointed Sgt on 1 Jun 65 before mustering out with the rest of the company on 13 Jun 65

 

 

Powell, George W.  27  (1836 - )  Mustered in as a Pvt;  Would be appointed Cpl on 1 Mar 63;  Would eventually be made Sgt on 23 Aug 64;  Mustered out with the rest of the company

 

 

Rogers, Archibald M.  30  (1833 - )  Mustered in as 1 Sgt;  Would be promoted to 2 Lt on 2 Mar 64;  Would make 1 Lt of Co B on 11 Aug 64

 

 

Stuckey, Samuel W.  24  (1839 - )  Mustered in as Sgt;  Would be promoted to Sgt Maj on 17 Jun 63

 

 

Watts, Burgess  22  (1841 - )  Mustered in as a Cpl;  Would be appointed Sgt on 1 Sep 63;  Would be named 1 Sgt on 1 Jun 65

 

 

             OTHER  PERSONNEL   from  Co.  C  at   CRIPPLE   CREEK

 

 

Creamer, Alexander B  25  (1838 - )  Mustered in as a Musician;  Would be captured at Chickamauga, but exchanged (where?  when?) and mustered out with the rest of the company

 

 

Stoltzenberg, Louis F.  26  (1827 - )  Mustered in as a Musician;  Would be dicharged on a Surgeon's Certificate at Johnson's Island on 25 Mar 65 

ENLISTED  MEN  of  COMPANY  C  at  CRIPPLE  CREEK

Allen, Ephraim*  19  (1844 - 1864)  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62;  Died 30 Jul 64 in Fayette Co, OH

 

 

Allen, William H.  22  (1841 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62;  Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65;  Was he related to Ephraim Allen listed in the bio above?

 

 

Bonecutter, Albert  23  (1840 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62;  Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65;  Are all the Bonecutters in Co C related?

 

???Bonecutter, Martin  21  (1842 - )  Mustered in on 2 Jun 63, so was he actually at Cripple Creek?;  Mustered out with the later recruitsw in Victoria, TX on 3 Oct 65

 

 

Bonecutter, William  22  (1841 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62;  Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65

 

 

Boughn, Joseph H.*  23  (1840 - 1864)  Mustered in with the company;  Would be killed in the Battle of Nashville on 15 Dec 64;  Was he the older brother of William in the next bio?

 

 

Boughn, William M.  21  (1842 - )  Mustered in with the company;  Would be made a Cpl on 1 Jun 65

 

 

???Bowen, Meredith  41  (1822 - )  Mustered in with the company;  Received a Surgeon's Discharge on 19 Apr 63 in Nashville, TN--was he ever at Cripple Creek?    

 

 

Brown, Bigelow W.  23  (1840 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62;  Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65

 

???Burton, John  23  (1840 - )  Mustered in with the company;  Wounded at Stones River and eventually transferred to VRC on 31 Oct 63--was he in hospital the whole time, or was he at Cripple Creek?

 

Cahill, John W.*  23  (1840 - 1864)  Mustered in with the company;  Will be captured at Chickamauga and sent to Andersonville Prison in GA, where he will die 6 Aug 64

 

 

Carr, Samuel H.  20  (1843 - )  Mustered in with the company;  Wounded at Kennesaw Mtn, GA on 24 Jun 64;  Discharged by a Surgeon's Certificate on 20 Sep 64 in Columbus, OH

 

 

Conner, David C.*  23  (1840 - 1865)  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62;  WOunded at Nickajack Creek, GA on 2 Jul 64;  Will die of his wounds in hospital Jeffersonville, IN on 11 Jan 65

 

 

Creamer, George H.  24  (1839 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62; Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65;  Kin to the other Creamers in Co C?

 

???Creamer, Lewis*  22  (1841 - 1863)  Mustered in with the company;  Will die in Bowling Green, KY on 18 Nov 63;  Was he ever at Cripple Creek?

 

 

Creamer, Wesley M.  20  (1843 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62; Mustered out on 18 May 65 from Camp Dennison, OH

 

 

Doyle, John N.  24  (1839 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62; Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65

 

 

Duff, Edward C.  24  (1839 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62; Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65

 

Duff, John J.  25  (1838 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62; Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65;  Any kin to the previous Duff?

 

Ellis, John W.  19  (1844 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62; Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65

 

???Feeney, James  24  (1839 - )  Mustered in with the rest of the comppany;  Discharged 20 Aug 63 from Columbus, OH on a Surgeon's Certificate  

 

 

Fent, Philip N.  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62; Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65;  Kin to Sgt Fent?)

 

Flax, Samuel*  25  (1838 - 1864)  Mustered in on 27 Aug 62;  Wounded at Nickajack Creek, GA on 4 Jul 64;  Died in Chattanooga Hosp on 4 Sept 64 from those wounds

 

 

Hammond, William  21  (1842 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62; Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65

 

 

Hatfield, Lewis***  20  (1843 - 1863)  Mustered in with the company;  Died at Camp Cripple Creek, on the day the regiment left there:  24 Jun 63

 

 

Hidy, William  20  (1843 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62; Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65

 

 

Highland, Robert J.  24  (1839 - )  Mustered in with the company;  Wounded at Kennesaw Mtn, GA on 25 Jun 64, but mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65

 

 

???Hire, Amzi*  23  (1840 - 1863)  Mustered in on 27 Aug 62;  Died 29 Jul 63 in Decherd, TN--was he ever at Cripple Creek?

 

 

Hogue, John C.*  20  (1843 - 1864)  Mustered in with the company;  Wounded at Kennesaw Mtn, GA on 27 Jun 64 and died in Chattanooga Hosp on 4 Jul 64

 

 

Horney, Forris  29  (1831 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62; Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65

 

 

???Horney, Oliver E.  24  (1839 - )  Mustered in with the rest of the company;  Discharged on a Surgeon's Certificate of Disability from CIncinnati Hosp 30 Sep 63--was he ever at Cripple Creek?  Was he related to Forris Horney above?

 

Hosier, Marshall  20  (1843 - )  Mustered in with the rest;  Wounded at Kennesaw Mtn, GA on 21 Jun 64;  Transferred to VRC 17 Jan 65

 

 

James, William H.  30  (1833 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62; Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65

 

Janes, Daniel A.  19  (1844 - )  Mustered in as a Pvt on 27 Aug 62;  Would be appointed Cpl on 24 Aug 64;  Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65;  Any kin to the other Janes boys in Co C?

 

 

Janes, Lewis  22  (1841 - )  Mustered in on 27 Aug 62 as a Pvt;  Would be made Cpl in 16 Mar 64;  Mustered out with company on 13 Jun 65;  Any kin to the other Janes above?

 

Jenkins, Thomas A.  19  (1844 - )  Mustered in with company;  Wounded at Kennesaw Mtn, GA on 16 Jun 64;  Received Surgeon's Discharge on 18 May 65 from Camp Dennison, OH

 

 

???McGuiness, Newton  36  (1827 - )  Mustered in with the company;  Discharged from Camp Dennison on 20 Jun 63--was he ever at Cripple Creek?

 

 

???Miller, Benjamin*  22  (1841 - 1863)  Mustered in on 27 Aug 62 with the company;  Would die on 11 Dec 63 at Cave City, KY

 

 

Mock, David  22 (1841 - )  Mustered in with the company;  Would be appointed Cpl on 24 Aug 64;  Mustered out with the company;  Any kin to Cpl Martin L. Mock?

 

 

Parrett, John S.  38  (1825 - )  Mustered in with the company;  Discharged upon a Surgeon's Certificate from Camp Dennison 21 Mar 65

 

???Richardson,George  23  (1840 - )  Mustered in with the company;  Discharged by a Surgeon's Certificate from Nashville on 6 May 63 (was he at Cripple Creek?)

 

 

???Robinson, Paris  19  (1844 - )  Mustered in with the company;  Wounded at Stones River;  Eventually transferred to VRC on 5 Dec 63--was he at Cripple Creek?

 

 

???Sharrett, Charles J.  19  (1844 - )  Mustered in with the company;  Discharged by a Surgeon's Certificate from Louisville, KY 18 Jul 63

 

 

Smith, Jackson*  27  (1836 - 1863)  Mustered in with the company;  Wounded at Chickamauga, GA 0n 20 Sep 63;  Would die from his wounds on 12 Oct 63

 

Snowden, Solomon G.  25  (1838 - )  Mustered in with the company;  Wounded at Jonesboro, GA on 1 Sep 64;  Received a Surgeon's Discharge from Jeffersonville, IN on 2 Mar 65

 

 

Sperlock, Jesse  23  (1840 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62; Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65;  Any kin to the next man?

 

 

Sperlock, Milton  19  (1844 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62; Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65;  Any kin to the previous man?

 

Straley, George P  24  (1839 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62; Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65

 

 

???Straley, Wesley T.*  19  (1843 - 1863)  AG's Report shows him as Wesley F, but family records show him as Wesley Trumbo;  Mustered in with the rest of the company;  He was the brother-in-law to the Captain Caddy and to Sgt Caddy;   Died 22 Aug 63 in Cumberland Hospital in Nashville, TN--was he ever at Cripple Creek?  Was he related to the previous man (perhaps a cousin)?  He is buried in the NAtional Cemetery in Nashville

 

 

???Thornton, Elan  19  (1844 - )  Mustered in with company;  Discharged by Surgeon's Certificate 29 Aug 63 in Nashville, TN--was he ever at Cripple Creek?

 

 

???Tracy, John S.  21  (1842 - )  Mustered in 27 Aug 62 with the company;  Discharged by Surgeon's Certificate on 6 Jun 63 from Camp Dennison, OH--was he ever at Cripple Creek?  Is he related to the man in the next bio?

 

 

Tracy, Joseph  24  (1839 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62; Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65;  Is he related to the man in the previous bio?

 

 

Ullmer,  Andrew  23  (1840 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62; Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65

 

 

Vesey, Gideon  19  (1844 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62; Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65;  

 

???Wiley, Henry  20  (1843 - )  Mustered in with the company;  Transferred to the VRC on 22 Aug 63

 

 

Williams, Thomas C.  23  (1840 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62;  Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65

 

 

Wilson, Leroy  22  (1841 - )  Mustered in with the company as a Pvt on 27 Aug 62;  Would be appointed Cpl on 21 Nov 63;  Mustered out with the company on 13 Jun 65

 

 

???Wood, Eli  25  (1837 - )  Mustered in with the company;  Discharged by Surgeon's Certificate of Disability on 31 Aug 63 from Manchester, TN--Does this mean he was at Cripple Creek?;  Is he kin to William Wood in the next bio?

 

 

Wood, William  22  (1841 - )  Mustered in with the company;  Discharged from Cripple Creek on 13 Mar 63 by a Surgeon's Certificate

 

 

Woolley, Benjamin  27  (1836 - )  Mustered in with the company;  Mustered out on 30 Jun 65 from Nashville, TN

 

 

???Wybright, William  21  (1842 - )  Mustered in with the company on 27 Aug 62;  Mustered out by Surgeon's Discharge on 6 May 63 from COlumbus, OH--Was this man ever at Cripple Creek? 

 

 

 

           MEN OF COMPANY C WHO WERE NOT AT CAMP CRIPPLE CREEK

       DIED                             GONE  HOME                 IN  HOSPITAL             NOT YET  RECRUITED

Beatty, William  (Cpl)  (d. 14 Jan 63)

Boughn, John W. (d. 5 Jan 63)

Creamer, John  (Killed Stones River) Engle, John W.  (d. 4 Jan 63)

Groves, George M.

Holston, William A.

McIntyre, Harmon (Killed Stones River)

Mahoy, John H.  (d. 4 Jan 63)

Rupert, Daniel  (d. 5 Jan 63)

Conner, George W. --

   Discharged 5 Jan 63 by

   Surgeon's Certificate 

 

???Barney, Harvey S.* (will die on 12

     Feb 63 in Nashville)

???Doster, Jacob T.*  (will die on 10

     Feb 63 in M'boro--wounds BSR)

???Duff, Hiram G. -- Disch from hosp

     in Columbus, OH on 29 Mar 63

???Engle, Otho*  (will die on 23 Jan

     63) 

???Fifer, John C.  (Cpl) -- Disch from

     hosp in Nashville on 20 Jan 63)

???Gordon, Daniel*  (will die on 10 Feb

     63 at home in Fayette Co, OH)

???Haskins, George P.*  (Sgt)  (will 

     die on 20 Jan 63 in Nashville)

???Myers, Marion*  (will die on 27 Jan

     63 in Nashville)

???Parrett, James M.*  (will die in hosp

     in Jeffersonville, IN on 14 Feb 63)

 

Allen, Aaron*

Allen, William (not to be confused

     with William H. Allen)

Benson, William C.

Bonecutter, Ferdinand

Horney, George W.*

Horney, James W.

Jeffries, Oliver B.

Larkin, Cyrus B.  (Musician)

Lynch, William A.*

Murphy, John C.

Taylor, Leander W.

Tumblin, Philip*

Williams, Samuel W.