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The Seventh Regiment of RI Volunteers in the Civil War, 1862 - 1865
by William P. Hopkins, Snow & Farmham Printers, Providence, RI, 1903


p. 509 - 517:

REGISTER of the Seventh Regiment Rhode Island Volunteers, COMPANY I.

Captain Thomas H. CARR.  Residence, Newport; enrolled and mustered in Sept. 4, 1862; resigned Jan. 10, 1863; died in March, 1897.

Captain David R. KENYON.  Promoted from Co. A, Jan. 7, 1863; resigned March 2, 1863; died at Wyoming in 1897.

Captain Ethan A. JENKS.  Promoted from Co. H, March 3, 1863; commissioned major June 29, 1864, and borne as awaiting muster in as major from that time until muster out; absent with leave for fifteen days from Jan. 27, 1865; on special duty as a member of general court-martial, March, 1865; mustered out June 19, 1865; died May 13, 1900.

First Lieutenant Thomas S. BROWNELL.  Residence, Newport; enrolled and mustered in Sept. 4; 1862; acting adjutant Dec., 1862; resigned and discharged Jan., 1863.

First Lieutenant Edwin L. HUNT.  Promoted March 1, 1863; captain Co. G, May 3, 1864.

First Lieutenant James T. PHELPS.  Promoted from sergeant Nov. 25, 1864, but not mustered until Jan. 1, 1865; transferred to Co. H  Feb. 1, 1865.

Second Lieutenant Thomas GREENE.  Residence, Providence; enrolled and mustered in Sept. 4, 1862; first lieutenant Co. G, Oct. 24, 1862.

Second Lieutenant Edwin L. Hunt.  Promoted Oct. 24, 1862; in command of Co. Jan., 1863; first lieutenant March 1.

Second Lieutenant Albert L. Smith.  Promoted from Co. F, March 1, 1863; mustered in March 17; first lieutenant Co. D.

Second Lieutenant John T. H. CHEEVER.  Commissioned March 2, 1863; never reported to Co.; on special duty on General Casey's staff; resigned Dec. 26, 1863.

First Sergeant J. Frank MAKEE (McKEE).  Residence, Warwick, Natick; enrolled at Newport, Aug. 19, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; absent sick at Portsmouth Grove from Nov., 1862, until Jan. 31, 1863, when he was discharged at Convalescent Camp, Va.

Sergeant Charles H. V. MAYO.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 15, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862, and sent to hospital; transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, Nov. 20, 1863; mustered out as of the 19th Co., 2d Battalion, Veteran Reserve Corps, Sept. 6, 1865.

Sergeant Ephraim C. MORSE.  Residence, Newport; enrolled Aug. 13, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; slightly wounded at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862; commissioned second lieuntenant April 3, 1863, and mustered in for Co. G, April 15.

Sergeant John R. STANHOPE, Jr.  Residence, Newport; enrolled Aug. 13, 1862; mustered in Sept. 4; transferred to non-commissioned staff as quartermaster sergeant, Sept. 7, 1862.

Sergeant Fuller DINGLEY.  Residence, Newport; enrolled Aug. 13, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded at Fredericksburg  Dec. 13, 1862, and borne as absent sick until Feb., 1863; second lieutenant Co. D, May 20, 1863.

Corporal Henry A. MULLIGAN.  Residence, Pawtucket; enrolled Aug. 12, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; discharged on surgeon's certificate at camp opposite Fredericksburg, Va., Jan. 17, 1863; died at Pawtucket.

Corporal Olney A. WHITMAN.  Residence, New Bedford, Mass.; enrolled at Newport Aug. 12, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; died of disease at Batlimore, Md., March 30, 1863.

Corporal Samuel F. SIMPSON.  Residence, Newport; enrolled Aug. 5, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; sergeant; killed in action at North Anna River, Va., May 25, 1864.

Corporal James A. NICHOLAS.  Residence, Cranston; enrolled Aug. 13, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; in division hospital March, 1865, and so borne until June, 1865; mustered out June 9, 1865.

Corporal Edward ANTHONY, Jr.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 15, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; discharged for disability at Frederick (sic) Dec. 29, 1862.

Corporal Erasmus D. CLARKE.  Residence, Newport; enrolled Aug. 11, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; absent sick in hospital from June 12, 1864, until July, 1865; July 21, 1865, reported from Lovell General Hospital, Portsmouth Grove, and was mustered out at Providence.

Corporal Samuel McELROY.  Residence, Pawtucket; enrolled June 10, 1862; wounded in thigh near Petersburg June 3, 1864; commissioned second lieutenant July 25, 1864, and probably never mustered; commissioned first lieutenant Oct. 14, 1864, and probably never mustered; died in hospital at Washington, D. C., Oct. 25, 1864, of wounds received in action Sept. 30, 1864, near Weldon Railroad.

Musician Joseph N. MORRIS.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug., 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; mustered out June 9, 1865; died Oct. 23, 1895.

ADAMS, Thomas J.  Residence, Manchester, N. H.; enrolled at Newport Aug. 13, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded in action at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862, and sent to hospital; discharged at Lovell General Hospital on surgeon's certificate Sept. 17, 1863.

ARNOLD, Israel B.  Residence, Warwick; enrolled Aug. 19, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; corporal; wounded at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862, and sent to Portsmouth Grove Hospital, and so borne until Feb., 1865; assigned by order to duty as hospital steward in Post Medical Department, Louisville, Ky., Feb. 6, 1865, and relieved from duty June 15, 1865; mustered out at Louisville, Ky., June 16, 1865.

ALLEN, James.  Residence, Providence; enrolled Aug. 19, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; mustered out June 9, 1865.

BURGESS, John H.  Residence, Newport; enrolled Aug. 15, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; mustered out June 9, 1865.

BLISS, Lewis S.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in Sept 4; wounded at Petersburg, June 15, 1864; in ambulance corps Jan., 1865, and so borne until April, 1865; mustered out June 9, 1865.

BULLOCK, Norman.  Residence, Providence; enrolled Aug. 12, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; teamster in quartermaster's department Nov., 1862; discharged on surgeon's certificate March 19, 1863.

BEARD, Edward.  Residence, East Providence; enrolled Aug. 12, 1862; mustered in Sept. 4; transferred to the Veteran Reserve Corps, Feb. 15, 1864; mustered out from same Sept. 12, 1864, by re-enlistment as of Co. K, 22d Regiment, Veteran Reserve Corps, to which transferred and from which discharged to date Aug. 20, 1865.

BARKER, Alexander.  Residence, Newport; enrolled Aug. 11, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded at Fredericksburg, Va., Dec. 13, 1862, and sent to hospital; borne as absent sick from that time until Feb., 3, 1863, when he was discharged on surgeon's certificate at Emory Hospital.

BULLOCK, Eben (F.).  Residence, Albion; enrolled Aug. 15, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; discharged on surgeon's certificate March 17, 1863.

CLAFLIN, William H.  Residence, Portland, Me.; enrolled at Newport Aug. 15, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; mustered out June 9, 1865.

COLLINS, William.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 19, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; detached temporarily to Battery D, 1st R.I. Light Artillery, jan. 15, 1863; died in Asylum Hospital, Knoxville, Tenn., May 1, 1864.

CARD, James T.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 19, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; mustered out June 9, 1865.

CHAFFEE, Thomas D.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 19, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; in commissary department April, 1865; mustered out June 9, 1865.

CARROLL, John.  Residence, Newport; enrolled Aug. 15, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; promoted sergeant and transferred to Co. C, March 10, 1863.

CARTER, Gideon W.  Residence, Providence; enrolled Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; corporal; absent with leave for fifteen days March, 1865; mustered out June 9, 1865.

COOK, Job H.  Residence, Portsmouth; enrolled Aug. 15, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; deserted at Little York, Pa., March 27, 1863.

CALLEY, Thomas (alias COLLY).  Residence, Providence; enrolled Aug. 19, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; deserted in front of Fredericksburg, Va., Dec. 13, 1862.

DAKIN, William H.  Enrolled at Newport Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; transferred to 2d Battalion, Veteran Reserve Corps, May 31, 1864; mustered out as of the same June 27, 1865.

DEANE, Arthur W.  Residence, Providence; enrolled Aug. 19, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; first sergeant; mustered out June 9, 1865.

DEGNAN, Mathew.  Residence, Providence; enrolled Aug. 13, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; deserted at Camp Bates, Washington, D. C., Sept. 15, 1862.

EDDY, Daniel D.  Enrolled at Newport Aug. 12, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; temporarily detached to Battery E, 4th U. S. Artilley, Oct. 11, 1862, and discharged as a member thereof at Fort Washington, Md., Jan. 16, 1865, on surgeon's certificate.

FRANKLIN, Josephus.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; died of disease at Fredericksburg, Nov. 29, 1862.

FITTS, Thomas.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; transferred to Co. C, 23d Regiment, Veteran Reserve Corps, by order dated Jan. 5, 1864; mustered out from the same July 24, 1865.

FOLSOM, William H.  Residence, Worcester, Mass.; enrolled at Newport Aug. 19, 1862; mustered in in Sept; mustered out June 9, 1865; died in 1885.

GLADDING, James H.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; severely wounded at the battle of the Wilderness, May, 1864, and died at Mount Pleasant Hospital, Washington, D. C., July 3, 1864, of wounds.

GIBNEY, Charles P.  Residence, Warwick; enrolled Aug. 19, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; mustered out June 9, 1865; deceased.

GREENE, Charles T.  Residence, Providence; enrolled and mustered in Sept. 16, 1862; wounded Dec., 1862; sent to hospital and borne as absent sick until March 27, 1863, when he was discharged on surgeon's certificate.

GREEN, Benjamin F.  Residence, Cranston; enrolled Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in Sept 6; discharged on surgeon's certificate at Frederick (sic), Dec. 9, 1862.

GEARY, John W.  Enrolled at Newport, Aug. 13, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; severely wounded at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862; discharged at Armory Square Hospital, Washington, D. C., Feb. 18, 1863; died Jan. 7, 1883.

GARDNER, Francis W.  Residence, Smithfield; enrolled Aug. 19, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; died at Camp Nelson, Ky., Aug. 28, 1863.

GOMEZ, Frank P. (GOMES).  Residence, Newport; enrolled Aug. 11, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; sick at Pleasant Valley, Md., from Oct. 27, 1862, until Dec., 1862; transferred to Co. I, 21st Regiment, Veteran Reserve Corps, March 7, 1864; mustered out at Trenton, N. J., as of same, July 3, 1865.

HANNING, Robert.  Residence, Boston, Mass.; enrolled at Newport Aug. 12, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; corporal; wounded slightly in breast in action before Petersburg, June 1, 1864; mustered out June 9, 1865.

HOARD, James, Jr.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; severely wounded in arm in action near Petersburg June 21, 1864; sent to hospital; arm amputated at Baltimore in Sept., 1864; borne as absent sick until April 3, 1865, when he was discharged at U. S. A. General Hospital, Central Park, New York City.

HORTON, Theodore.  Residence, Providence; enrolled Aug. 13, 1862; wounded and sent to hospital, Dec., 1862; deserted from Lovell General Hospital, Aug. 14, 1863.

HILL, Charles E.  Residence, Worcester, Mass.; enrolled at Newport Aug. 18, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; mustered out June 9, 1865; died at Chicago.

HARRINGTON, John (Jr.).  Residence, Cranston; enrolled Aug. 13, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; deserted in front of Fredericksburg Jan. 24, 1863.

HUNT, Edwin L.  Residence, Newport; enrolled Aug. 18, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; second lieutenant Oct. 24, 1862.

HATHAWAY, Alvin P.  Residence, Fall River, Mass.; enrolled at Newport Aug. 13, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; died at Mount Pleasant Hospital, Washington, D. C., June 24, 1864, of wounds received June 18, 1864.

JONES, Peleg G.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 15, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; corporal; mustered out June 9, 1865; died at Warren.

JOHNSON, William H.  Residence, Boston, Mass.; enrolled at Newport Aug. 15, 1862; transferred to Co. D, Jan. 29, 1864.

JONES, David G.  Residence, Providence; enrolled Aug. 13, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; severely wounded at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862; discharged on surgeon's certificate Feb. 4, 1863.

KING, George H.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 15, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded, Dec., 1862; sent to hospital and borne as absent sick until March 16, 1863, when he was discharged on surgeon's certificate at Providence.

KILROY, John.  Residence, Newport; enrolled Aug. 12, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; killed in action before Petersburg, June 30, 1864.

KNIGHT, Elisha C.  Residence, North Kingstown; enrolled Aug. 13, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; slightly wounded in hand in action before Petersburg, June 22, 1864; mustered out June 9, 1865.

KELLY, Owen.  Residence, New York State; enrolled at Providence, and mustered in Jan. 17, 1865; mustered out as of Co. G, July 13, 1865.

LINCOLN, Henry.  Residence, Cranston; enrolled Aug. 12, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; first sergeant Sept. 16, 1862; second lieutenant Co. C, Jan. 7, 1863.

LANGWORTHY, George A. (LONGWORTHY).  Residence, Hopkinton; enrolled Aug. 12, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; mustered out June 9, 1865; died at Narragansett.

LYONS, Luke.  Residence, Providence; enrolled Aug. 18, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; wounded in breast near Jackson, Miss., July 13, 1863; mustered out June 9, 1865.

MUNROE, Francis.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 15, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; transferred to the Veteran Reserve Corps, Jan. 15, 1864; mustered out as of the 88th Co., 2d Battalion, Veteran Reserve Corps, June 28, 1865.

MANCHESTER, Isaac B.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 18, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; discharged on surgeon's certificate at Armory Square Hospital, Dec. 1, 1862.

MANCHESTER, Alexander H.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 18, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded at Spottsylvania June 3, 1864; died at Washington, D. C., June 15, 1864.

MEIGS, John R.  Residence, Bristol, enrolled Aug. 15, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; absent sick at Alexandria, Va., Jan., 1865; discharged on surgeon's certificate at Fairfax Seminary, Va., March 20, 1865; died at Bristol.

MOTT, Caleb, Jr.  Residence, Warwick; enrolled Aug. 12, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; severely wounded at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862; sent to hospital and borne as absent sick until Feb., 1863; transferred to the Veteran Reserve Corps, Nov. 20, 1863; mustered out as of 19th Co., 2d Battalion of same, Sept. 6, 1864.

McCANN, Daniel A.  Residence, Newport; enrolled Aug. 19, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; on detached service at Louisville, Ky., Jan., 1865; absent sick at Philadelphia March, 1865, and so borne until My (sic) 19, 1865, when he was mustered out at Satterlee General Hospital by order.

McGARVEY, John.  Residence, Providence; enrolled Aug. 18, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; absent sick at City Point, March1865; mustered out June 9.

MOSES, Ashael O. (Ashbel O.). Residence, Cranston; enrolled Aug. 21, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; deserted at Washington, D. C., Sept. 13, 1862.

NORTHUP, William H.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; severely wounded in wrist in action near Petersburg, Va., July 22, 1864; sick at Baltimore Jan., 1865, and so borne until May 14, 1865, when he was mustered out at Baltimore.

NILES, Nelson.  Residence, Smithfield; enrolled Aug. 15, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; teamster in quartermaster's department from Nov., 1862, until Feb., 1863; died at Covington, Ky., Aug. 19, 1864.

NORTHUP, Henry F.  Residence, Portsmouth; enrolled Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; deserted at Little York, Pa., March 27, 1863.

OLNEY, Obadiah.  Residence, North Providence; enrolled Aug. 19, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; discharged on surgeon's certificate at Camp Banks, Alexandria, Va., March 15, 1863.

O'DONNELL, John.  Residence, Providence; enrolled Aug. 13, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded and sent to hospital, Dec., 1862; transferred to the Veteran Reserve Corps, Jan. 15, 1864, by order; deserted from Fort Snelling, Minn., as of Co. C, 23d Regiment of same, Sept. 11, 1864.

PRICE, James H.  Enrolled at Newport Aug. 3, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded in action Dec. 13, 1862, and sent to hospital; transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, Sept. 17, 1863; mustered out as of Co. C, 21st Regiment of same, July 10, 1865.

PECKHAM, Benjamin.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; died of disease on Mississippi River, Aug. 11, 1863.

PIERCE, Allen.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 20, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; died at White House, Va., June 14, 1864, of wounds received in action near Cold Harbor, June 6, 1864.

POTTER, John.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 15, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; in ambulance corps from Jan., 1865, until June, 1865; mustered out June 9.

ROBINSON, James.  Residence, Deposit, Mass. (?); enrolled at Newport Aug. 21, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; wounded at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862, and borne as absent sick until Feb., 1863; brigade pioneer from Jan., 1865, until May, 1865; mustered out June 9.

RENIERES, Frank T. (RAMIERS).  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 20, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; mustered out June 9.

RADEKIN, Edward A.  Residence, Smithfield; enrolled Aug. 12, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded in action at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862, and sent to hospital; transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps Sept. 1, 1863; mustered out as corporal of 19th Co., 2d Battalion of same, Sept. 6, 1865.

SCANNELL, Dennis J.  Residence, Worcester, Mass.; enrolled at Newport Aug. 19, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; sergeant; sick at Portsmouth Grove from Jan., 1865 until June; mustered out at Providence June 15 to date June 9, 1865; died Feb. 10, 1876.

SPENCER, George A.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; missing in action at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862; mustered out June 9, 1865.

SEYMOUR, Joseph A. (R.).  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 19, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; absent with leave for fifteen days Jan., 1865; mustered out June 9, 1865.

SHERMAN, Ezra H.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 19, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; wounded at Fredericksburg, Dec. 13, 1862; wounded slightly in breast in action before Petersburg June 17, 1864; mustered out June 9, 1865.

SLATER, James S.  Residence, Smithfield; enrolled Aug. 11, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; discharged at Pleasant Valley, Md., Oct. 25, 1862.

SPOONER, Charles D.  Residence, Newport; enrolled Aug. 12, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; corporal; mustered out June 9, 1865; died at Newport.

TOWLE, John.  Residence Worcester, Mass.; enrolled at Newport Aug. 19, 1862; wounded at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862, and sent to hospital; discharged for disability March 17, 1863.

THORNTON, Cyril P.  Residence, Smithfield; enrolled Aug. 15, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; teamster in quartermaster's department from Nov., 1862, until Jan., 1863; absent sick from Jan., 1865, until June; mustered out at Providence June 15 to date June 9, 1865.

UTTON, Samuel N.  Residence, Charlestown, Mass.; enrolled at Newport Aug. 19, 1862; musteed in Sept. 4; wounded in foot at Spottsylvania May 18, 1864, and sent to hospital; mustered out at Providence June 15, 1865, to date June 9.

ULRICH, Lewis.  Enrolled at Newport Aug. 19, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; deserted at Camp Bates, Washington, D. C., Sept. 15, 1862.

WOODBURY, John.  Enrolled at Newport Aug. 19, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; deserted in front of Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862.

WALKER, William H.  Residence, East Providence; enrolled Aug. 15, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; corporal; absent sick from Aug. 16, 1863, until Sept. 25, 1863, when he was discharged on surgeon's certificate at Camp Denison, O.

WELLS, Perry G. (J.).  Residence, Providence; enrolled Aug. 12, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; absent sick at Pleasant Valley, Md., from Oct. 27, 1862, until Jan., 1863; wounded slightly in leg in battle before Petersburg July 30, 1864; mustered out June 9, 1865.

WINSEMAN, Henry.  (WENSILMAN).  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; wounded at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862; wounded severely in both thighs near Petersburg, Va., June 16, 1864; mustered out June 9, 1865.

WHITFORD, Clarke.  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; wounded at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862; mustered out June 9, 1865.

WILLIS, Abel, Jr. Jr. (sic).  Residence, Bristol; enrolled Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in Sept 6; died at Washington, D. C., Dec. 28, 1862, of wounds received in action at Fredericksburg Dec. 13.

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First Lieutenant James F. MERRILL.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; commanding Co.  May, 1865; mustered out June 9.

Sergeant George A. DANFORTH.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9; died Jan. 6, 1869.

Sergeant John H. D. SPRAGUE.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9; died Sept. 28, 1900.

Sergeant Amos D. SHUMWAY.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9.

Corporal Esek R. DARLING.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9.

Musician William P. HOPKINS.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9.

Wagoner Carder H. SHERMAN.  Transferred from Co. G, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9.

BECKFORD, George C.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9.

BEAUMONT, Ralph.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9.

BRANIGAN, John B.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out at Providence, June 20, 1865, to date June 9.  (Sometimes written John BRANNAHAN.)

BROWN, Marcus M.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9.

CHASE, Joseph.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out as of Co. G, 3d Regiment, Veteran Reserve Corps, July 10, 1865; deceased.

CARRAGAN, Martin (W.).  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9.

DAWLEY, Varnum H. (Vernon H.).  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9.

DENICOE, Frank, Jr.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; transferred to the Veteran Reserve Corps March 22, by order; mustered out as of Co. G, 7th Regiment of same, June 28, 1865.

DENICOE, Joseph.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9.

DENICOE, John.  Residence, Scituate; transferred from Co. A, 2d R.I. Volunteers, May 2, 1865; mustered out as of Co. G, July 13, 1865.

FAGAN, Patrick.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9; died at Pascoag in 1901.

HAYES, Samuel A.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9.

HUMES, Emory.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9.

HUMES, Charles.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9.

HOLLEY, William A.  See Co. D.

IRONS, Charles A. S.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9; died at East Douglas, Mass.

JOSLYN, Benjamin.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9.

LEE, Cornelius.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9.

LOCKLIN, Thomas, Jr.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out of Co. G, July 13.

MURRAY, Frank.  See Co. D.

McNULTY, Hugh.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9.

McQUEENEY, Bernard.  See Co. D.

NOLAN, Patrick.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9.

NICHOLS, Daniels (sic).  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9.

O'NEIL, Patrick.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9; died in 1891 at Fall River.

O'BRIEN, Timothy.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; paroled at N. E. Ferry, N. C., Feb., 1865; reported at College Green Barracks, Md., March 3; sent to Camp Parole March 14; furlough for thirty days March 19; transferred to Camp Distribution May 3; mustered out June 9.

SUNDERLAND, George B.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9; died at Usquepaugh.

STANFIELD, William.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; teamster from April until June; mustered out June 9; died in 1895 at Bristol.

TANNER, Richard D.  Residence, Cranston; enrolled and mustered in Jan. 7, 1865; mustered out as of Co. G, July 13, 1865.

TAYLOR, Edwin.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; died at Washington, D. C., April 16, 1865, of wounds received before Petersburg, Va., April 2, 1865.

WHIPPLE, Alfred H. (Gilbert).  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9; died Dec. 9, 1894.

WHITMAN, Squire F.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; mustered out June 9.

WOOD, Frederick.  Transferred from Co. D, Feb. 1, 1865; at division headquarters from March until June; mustered out June 9.



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REGISTER of the Seventh Regiment Rhode Island Volunteers, COMPANY K.

Captain George N. DURFEE.  Residence, Tiverton; enrolled Sept. 4, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; resigned March 20, 1863.

Captain George A. WILBUR.  Promoted March 1, and mustered in as such May 1, 1863; detailed on special duty as a member of general court-martial at division headquarters Dec. 2, 1864; mustered out June 9, 1865.

First Lieutenant Joseph GROVES.  Enrolled at Providence, and mustered in Sept. 4, 1862; transferred to Co. I, Jan. 13, 1863.

First Lieutenant George A. WILBUR.  Transferred from Co. E, Jan. 13, 1863; captain.

First Lieutenant Gustavus D. BATES.  Promoted from Co. E, May 23, 1863; discharged for disability Oct. 14, 1863; again commissioned first lieutenant Nov. 14, 1863; captain Co. E, July 25, 1864.

First Lieutenant Winthrop A. MOORE.  Promoted from Co. A, Jan. 9, 1864; acting adjutant from Jan. 13, 1865, until April, 1865; transferred to Co. D, Feb., 1, 1865.

Second Lieutenant Charles T. HEALEY.  Commissioned Sept. 4, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; resigned Jan. 7, 1863, and discharged; died July 12, 1885.

Second Lieutenant John SULLIVAN.  Promoted from Co. D, Jan. 7, 1863; acting adjutant from Jan. 22, until March 1; adjutant.

Second Lieutenant Benjamin G. PERKINS.  Promoted March 1, 1863; first lieutenant Co. A, July 1, 1863.

Second Lieutenant William W. WEBB.  Transferred from Co. B, Dec. 28, 1863; mustered out June 9, 1865; died May 6, 1897.

First Sergeant George W. BENNETT.  Residence, Foster; enrolled Aug. 14, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862, sent to hospital and borne as absent sick until Feb., 1863; transferred to the Veteran Reserve Corps Oct. 31, 1863; mustered out with the non-commissioned staff of the 17th Regiment, Veteran Reserve Corps, June 30, 1865.

Sergeant Benjamin G. PERKINS.   Residence, Warwick; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; second lieutenant.

Sergeant Henry M. RICHTER.  Transferred from Co. G, Sept. 1, 1864; sergeant-major Nov. 4.

Sergeant Stephen A. HARRINGTON.  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered  in Sept. 6; absent sick from Oct. 27, 1862, until Feb., 1863; absent sick from Jan., 1865, until April; mustered out June 9, 1865; died April 6, 1889.

Sergeant Peter A. MARK, also MASH, but correctly MARSH.  Residence, Providence; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; discharged at Portsmouth Grove Hospital by order May 5, 1863.

Corporal Philander (T.) ROBBINS.  Residence, Foster; enrolled July 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; sergeant March 1, 1863; first sergeant March 1, 1865; mustered out June 9, 1865.

Corporal George H. SMITH.  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 11, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; died of disease near Falmouth, Va., Jan. 3, 1863.

Corporal Roswell H. POTTER. (A.).  Residence, Providence; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; absent sick from Nov., 1862, until Jan., 1863; died of disease at Milldale, Miss., July 22, 1863.

Corporal Franklin HOWLAND.  Residence, Providence; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; discharged on surgeon's certificate from U. S. A. General Hospital, Cincinnati, O., Aug. 17, 1864.

Corporal Patrick HACKETT.  Residence, Providence; enrolled Aug. 12, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; transferred to the Veteran Reserve Corps, Aug 6, 1864; mustered out as of the 19th Co., 2d Battalion of same at Providence, Sept. 6, 1865.

Corporal Fleming VANCE.  Residence, Providence; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; mustered out June 9, 1865.

Corporal George W. YOUNG.  Residence, Providence; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; discharged on surgeon's certificate at Lovell General Hospital, Portsmouth Grove, March 16, 1864.

Corporal John F. AUSTIN.  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862, and sent to Portsmouth Grove Hospital; discharged on surgeon's certificate at Providence, March 13, 1863.

Musician William A. ABBOTT.  Residence, Providence; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; mustered out June 9, 1865.

Wagoner John A. AUSTIN.  Residence, Smithfield; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; on extra duty in quartermaster's department as teamster from Nov., 1862, until Feb., 1863; in quartermaster's department from April, 1865, to June, 1865; mustered out June 9.

AYLESWORTH, Albert H.  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 14, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; absent sick at City Point, Va., Jan., 1865, and borne as absent sick until May 31, 1865, when mustered out at Washington, D. C.

ASHWORTH, William.  Residence, Barrington; enrolled Aug. 15, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; sent from Milldale, Miss., to Covington, Ky.; sick Aug. 1, 1863; died in hospital at Lexington, Ky., Jan. 30, 1864.

BRYDEN, Wilson (C.).  Residence, Burrillville; enrolled Aug. 6, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; discharged on surgeon's certificate at Philadelphia, Pa., Nov. 14, 1862; (said to have been a musician, to have served originally in Co. D, and to have been transferred Oct. 14, 1862).

BIGELOW, Edward.  Residence, Woonsocket; enrolled Aug. 17, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; mustered out June 9, 1865.

BATEMAN, George (alias BUTMAN, George).  Residence, Providence; enrolled Aug. 14, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; on detached service in hospital from Nov., 1862, until Jan., 1863; absent sick from July 4, 1863, until Aug. 20, 1863, when he died at General Hospital, Covington, Ky.

BRIGGS, James A.  Residence, Foster; enrolled Aug. 18, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; absent sick at Pleasant Valley, Md., from Oct. 27, 1862, until Jan., 1863; discharged for disability at West's Building Hospital, Baltimore, Md.

BUNN, James A.  Residence, Glocester; enrolled Aug. 18, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; mustered out June 9, 1865.

BATTY, Hiram S.  Residence, Johnston; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; died of disease at Marine Hospital, Cincinnati, O., Aug. 16, 1863, while temporarily attached to Battery E, 2d U. S. Artillery.

BROWN, John D.  Residence, North Providence; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, Jan. 15, 1864; mustered out as of Co. C, 3d Regiment, of same, July 12, 1865.

CORBIN, Amasa N.  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 19, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; died of disease near Falmouth, Va., Dec. 24, 1862.

COREY, Charles H.  Residence, North Providence; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; died of disease at Camp Dension, O., Sept. 15, 1863.

COLVIN, Charles F.  Residence, Scituate; enorlled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; sergeant June 1, 1863; mustered out June 9, 1865; died Nov. 19, 1879.

CUMMINGS, Chester C.  Residence, Foster; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; transferred to Co. F, 17th Regiment, Veteran Reserve Corps, Oct. 31, 1863; mustered out as of same June 30, 1865.

COLLINS, Charles H.  Residence, North Mansfield, Mass.; enrolled at Providence, July 18, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded severely in thigh in action near Petersburg June 26, 1864; mustered out June 9, 1865.

COLWELL, George.  Residence, Johnston; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; mustered out June 9, 1865.

COLE, Henry S.  Residence, Foster; enrolled Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; supposed to have been killed at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862.

CORNELL, Ira.  Residence, Coventry; enrolled Aug. 14, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862; deserted at Cincinnati, O., April 1, 1863.

CORNELL, Ira, Jr.  Residence, Coventry; enrolled Aug. 15, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; discharged for disability at Portsmouth Grove, Oct. 14, 1864.

COLE, John H.  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; mustered out June 9, 1865; died at Hope.

COLLINS, Nehemiah R.  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862; discharged for disability at Portsmouth Grove Feb. 2, 1864.

CLARK, Stephen A.  Residence, Hopkinton; enrolled Aug. 25, 1862; mustered in Sept. 4; killed in action near Poplar Spring Church, Va., Sept. 30, 1864.

CORBIN, William H. (COBBIN).  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 19, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; slightly wounded in head in action near Petersburg, Va., June 8, 1864; mustered out June 9, 1865.

EARLE, Albert.  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 14, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862, and sent to hospital; transferred to the Invalid Corps by order dated Sept. 1, 1863; mustered out as of the 19th Co., 2d Battalion, Veteran Reserve Corps, Sept. 6, 1865.

FARROW, Enos.  Residence, Foster; enrolled Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; absent sick at Washington, from Nov. 17, 1862, until Dec. 3, 1862, when he died in hospital of disease.

FARNUM, Samuel (FARNHAM).  Residence, Uxbridge, Mass.; enrolled at Scituate Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; corporal Jan. 4, 1863; sergeant June 4, 1863; appointed captain in the 14th R.I. Heavy Artillery, and discharged to accept the appointment by order dated Dec. 22, 1863; lost at sea Oct. 15, 1865.

FIELD, George A.  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; absent sick in hospital from Oct. 27, 1862, until Nov. 9, 1862; sick in hospital from Aug. 28, 1863, until Sept. 17, 1863; died of disease at general hospital, Lexington, Ky., April 5, 1864.

GREENE, Lewis E.  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; discharged from West's Building Hospital, Baltimore, Md., on surgeon's certificate June 20, 1863.

GAVITT, James W.  Residence, Coventry; enrolled Aug. 14, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded slightly in hand in action before Petersburg, June 16, 1864; wounded in battle near Weldon Railroad, Sept. 30, 1864; mustered out June 9, 1865; died Jan. 19, 1895.

HOPKINS, Adoniram J.  Residence, Foster; enrolled Aug. 12, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; discharged for disability at Baltimore, Md., March 4, 1862.

HARRINGTON, William O.  Residence, Foster; enrolled Aug. 14, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; mustered out June 9, 1865.

HILL, Charles E.  Residence, Providence; enrolled at Newport Aug. 18, 1862; mustered in in Sept.; mustered out June 9, 1865; died at Chicago.

HAWKINS, George W.  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 14, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; mustered out June 9, 1865.

HOLLOWAY, Thomas T.  Residence, Foster; enrolled Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; absent sick from July 4, 1863, until Aug. 23, 1863, when he died at Union Hospital, Memphis, Tenn.

HOPKINS, John E.  Residence, Foster; enrolled Aug. 12, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; died at Memphis, Tenn., Aug. 17, 1863.

HARKNESS, Henry A.  Residence, Coventry; enrolled Aug. 14, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; severely wounded in abdomen before Petersburg June 26, 1864, and sent to hospital; discharged on surgeon's certificate Jan. 26, 1865.

HACKETT, John.  Residence, Providence; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; corporal June 4, 1863; mustered out June 9, 1865.

HOPKINS, John.  Residence, Foster; enrolled Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; died in regimental hospital at Newport News, Va., March 1, 1863.

HOPKINS, Asel A. (Ashael).  Residence, Foster; enrolled Aug. 9, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; died at Loudon, Tenn., April 11, 1864.

HOPKINS, William D.  Residence, Providence; enrolled at Scituate Aug. 9, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; sergeant June 8, 1863; died in Providence, while on furlough Oct. 4, 1863.

HOPKINS, Darius A.  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; left sick at Cairo, Ill, Aug. 17, 1863; discharged from Camp Denison, O., Sept. 29, 1863; died before he left the camp.

JORDAN, John F.  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; on detached service at division headquarters Jan., 1863; mustered out June 9, 1865.

JORDAN, William H.  Residence, Coventry; enrolled Aug. 11, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; in quartermaster's department from Jan., 1865, until June, 1865; mustered out June 9.

KELLEY, Michael R.  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; absent with leave for fifteen days March, 1865; mustered out June 9.

KNIGHT, Jeremiah F.  Residence, West Greenwich; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; on ambulance corps from Nov., 1862, until Feb., 1863, and also from Jan., 1865, until June; mustered out June 9, 1865.

KENYON, Abel B.  Residence, Hopkinton; enrolled Aug. 25, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; slightly wounded in head at battle near Jackson, Miss., July 13, 1863; slightly wounded in hand at Spottsylvania, May 12, 1864; absent sick at Philadelphia, Jan., 1865; mustered out June 9, 1865.

KEACH, Hennry M. (sic).  Residence, Blackstone, Mass.; enrolled at Cumberland June 27, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; deserted at Pleasant Valley, Md., Oct. 10, 1862.

KENNY, Steakley.  Residence, Richmond; enrolled Aug. 26, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; on detached service in ambulance coprs from Nov., 1862, until Feb., 1863; mustered out June 9, 1865.

LILLIBRIDGE, Charles P.  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; discharged on surgeon's certificate at Newport News, Va., March 19, 1863.

LEWIS, Edward S.  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded at Spottsylvania May 18, 1864; absent sick at Portsmouth Grove Hospital from Jan., 1865, until June 14, 1865, when he reported from hospital and was mustered out to date June 9.

MASON, Joel C. (alias MAXON, Joel).  Residence, Hopkinton; enrolled Aug. 25, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; absent sick from Nov. 17, 1862, until Feb., 1863; discharged at Louisville, Ky., Aug. 13, 1863.

NYE, Charles P.  Residence, Richmond; enrolled Aug. 26, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; corporal April 4, 1863; slightly wounded in thigh before Petersburg July 8, 1864; mustered out June 9, 1865.

NYE, Isaac.  Residence, Coventry; enrolled Aug. 14, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded at the Wilderness, May 18, 1864; died of disease in hospital at Alexandria, Va., May 30, 1864.

PIERCE, Benjamin S. (H.).  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 11, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; mustered out June 9, 1865.

PIERCE, Edwin O.  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, Jan. 28, 1865; mustered out as of Co. H, 19th Regiment of same July 13, 1865.

PRAY, Esais (Esius).  Residence, Foster; enrolled Aug. 14, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; jaw severely fractured at Spottsylvania Court House May 12, 1864, and sent to General Hospital; discharged on surgeon's certificate at Portsmouth Grove Nov. 17, 1864.

POTTER, George H.  Residence, Richmond; enrolled Aug. 14, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862; corporal June 4, 1863; wounded slightly in hand in action near Cold Harbor, Va., June 8, 1864; wounded at Pegram Farm Sept. 30, 1864; sergeant March 1, 1865; mustered out June 9.

POTTER, Pardon K.  Residence, Cranston; enrolled Aug. 4, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; left sick at Pleasant Valley, Md., Oct. 27, 1862; discharged on surgeon's certificate at Portmouth Grove, March 24, 18623.

PARKER, Joseph.  Residence, Cranston; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded at Spottsylvania May 12, 1864; mustered out June 9, 1865.

PERRY, Joseph B.  Residence, Richmond; enrolled Aug. 26, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; absent sick from Oct. 27, 1862, until Jan. 27, 1863, when he was discharged at Convalescent Camp, Va.

ROUNDS, Chester P.  Residence, Foster; enrolled Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded at Spottsylvania Court House, May 12, 1864, and sent to hospital; absent sick at Portsmouth Grove from Jan. 1, 1865, until March or May, 1865, when he was transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps; mustered out as of 2d Battalion of same July 18, 1865.

REYNOLDS, Edwin S.  (Edward S.).  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 14, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; corporal April 4, 1863; killed in action near Mechanicsville, Va., June 2, 1864.

ROBERTS, Henry A.  Residence, Warwick; enrolled July, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; on extra duty in quartermaster's department from Nov., 1862, until Feb., 1863; wounded slightly in arm in action near Petersburg June 29, 1864; mustered out June 9, 1865.

SALISBURY, Alpheus.  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862, and sent to hospital; discharged on surgeon's certificate at Providence, March 19, 1863.

SEARLE, Benjamin F.  Residence, Cranston; enrolled Aug. 5, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; left sick at Baltimore March 26, 1863; discharged on certificate of disability at Cincinnati, O., Dec. 30, 1863.

SIMMONS, George.  Residence, Foster; enrolled Aug. 14, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862; sent to Portsmouth Grove Hospital and borne as absent sick until Feb., 1863; killed at Spottsylvania May 12, 1864.

SHIPPEE, Horace J.  Residence, Foster; enrolled Aug. 14, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; on detached service at division headquarters from Dec., 1862, until Feb., 1863; in corps commissary department from Jan., 1865, until May, 1865; mustered out June 9.

SEARLE, Henry E.  (SEARLES).  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; absent sick at Portsmouth Grove from Jan., 1865, until May 20, when he was transferred to the Veteran Reserve Corps; mustered out as of Co. E, 12th Regiment of same, June 27, 1865.

SIMMONS, Isaac.  Residence, Foster; enrolled Aug. 14, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; mustered out June 9, 1865.

SMITH, James T.  Residence, North Providence; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; absent with leave for fifteen days Jan., 1865; mustered out June 9, 1865.

SIMPSON, John.  Residence, Smithfield; enrolled Aug. 6, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded and sent to Washington in Dec., 1862; deserted from camp near Falmouth, Va., Jan. 24, 1863, while on furlough.

STUDLEY, John N.  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 14, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862, and sent to hospital; discharged at Providence, April 3, 1862.

SMITH, Joseph.  Residence, North Providence; enrolled and mustered in Nov. 3, 1863; wounded in abdomen near Petersburg, Va., June 27, 1864; mustered out as of Co. G, July 13, 1865.

THURSTON, Caleb.  Residence, Richmond; enrolled Aug. 23, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; left sick at Covington, Ky., Aug. 23, 1863; discharged at Portsmouth Grove on surgeon's certificate Feb. 29, 1864.

TAYLOR, James (J.).  Residence, Smithfield; enrolled Aug. 15, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; died in Finley Hospital, Washington, D. C., July 6, 1864, of wounds received in action at Cold Harbor, June 6, 1864.

WATERMAN, Albert G.  Residence, Cranston; enrolled Aug. 11, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; mustered out June 9, 1865; died in Johnston in 1897.

WINSOR, Albert A.  Residence, Foster; enrolled Aug. 16, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; supposed to have been killed at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862.

WOOD, Oliver.  Residence, Sterling, Ct.; enrolled at Foster Aug. 14, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; died at Washington, D. C., June 15, 1864, of wounds received at Cold Harbor June 3.

WILLIAMS, Olney D.  Residence, North Providence; enrolled Aug. 9, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; captured at Fredericksburg, Dec. 13, 1862, and borne as prisoner of war until May, 1865; no further record.

WEIGAND, Frederick.  Residence, Worcester, Mass.; enrolled at Providence Aug. 24, 1862;  color sergeant Oct. 13; second lieutenant Co. G, Jan. 7, 1863.

WHITING, Hassan O. (WHITTING).  Residence, Smithfield; mustered in Sept. 6; transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps March 16, 1864; mustered out as of Co. K, 5th Regiment of same, June 30, 1865.

YOUNG, Searles B. (Searle).  Residence, Foster; enrolled Aug. 14, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; wounded at Fredericksburg Dec. 13, 1862; sent to hospital and borne as absent sick until Feb. 4, 1863, when he was discharged at Washington, D. C., on account of wounds.

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Sergeant John S. NOTTAGE.  Transferred from Co. B, Feb. 1, 1865; absent sick at Portsmouth Grove until June 1, 1865, when he was discharged on surgeon's certificate.

Sergeant Alfred FISKE.   Transferred from Co. B, Feb. 1, 1865; absent sick until May 29, when he was mustered out at Washington, D. C.; died Feb. 18, 1889.

Corporal Joseph H. GRIFFIN, Jr.   Transferred from Co. H, March 9, 1865; mustered out June 9, 1865.

FLEMING, David J. (I.).  Residence, North Providence; enrolled and mustered in April 6, 1865; mustered out as of Co. G, July 13, 1865.

HARRINGTON, Stephen A.  Residence, Scituate; enrolled Aug. 8, 1862; mustered in Sept. 6; absent sick from Oct. 27, 1862, until Feb., 1863, also from Jan., 1865 until April, 1865; mustered out June 9; died April 6, 1889.

McHUGH, Michael.  Residence, Providence; enrolled and mustered in April 5, 1865; mustered out as of Co. G, July 13, 1865.

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UNASSIGNED RECRUITS.

BUCKLEY, John.  Residence, Dunkirk, N. Y.; enrolled at Providence April 16, 1864; mustered in April 18; "there is no evidence of discharge in this case; investigation fails to elicit further information."

FLANAGAN, Peter.  Residence, Ireland; Register of 1865 states he was mustered in Nov. 29, 1864, and discharged on surgeon's certificate Jan. 15, 1865; the Register of 1893 does not contain his name.

MULVEY, Thomas.  Residence, Ireland; enrolled and mustered in (Co. B), Aug. 10, 1864; missing in action Sept. 30, 1864; "investigation fails to elicit further information."

RAY, Jackson.  Residence, New York City; Regiser of 1865 states he was mustered in Sept. 15, 1863; the Register of 1893 does not contain his name.



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ADDENDA.

Joseph W. BURDICK.

Joseph Weeden Burdick, son of Gardner and Elizabeth Crandall Burdick, was born in Hopkinton, Oct. 18, 1836.  He married Martha Jane Wilbur, also of Hopkinton, Jan. 1, 1858.  Two sons were born to them, who died in 1860, about two months before the demise of their mother   Adelbert M., the one aged eighteen months, the other an infant of but a few days.  He again married April 18, 1861, Mary Kenyon, of Rockville, who, childless, survived him. Abel B. Kenyon, of Co. K, is her brother.

Joseph enlisted Aug. 7, 1862.  At Pleasant Valley, Md., he contracted the measles from which he never fully recovered.  The following June when on picket duty he experienced a sunstroke, and for quite a while was ill from congestion of the brain.  At one time he was reported dead, yet he recovered sufficiently to write to his wife.  He also assisted in caring for invalid comrades in the hospital.  On July 19, 1863, he sat whittling in the regimental hospital at the Milldale camp conversing with the doctor and the steward, when, without warning, he fell backward and immediately expired. The cause was said to be heart disease aggravated by Yazoo fever.  Comrade Burdick was possessed of an active, cheerful temperment, and was popular with his associates.  He left a brother, Deacon Leander C. Burdick, and four sisters, Mrs. Abel B. Kenyon, Mrs. Jared G. Barber, Mrs. Albert S. Babcock (all these are residents of Rockville), and Mrs. Nathan H. Lamphier, of Westerly; also a half-brother, Henry C. Burdick, and a half-sister, Fidelia Kenyon, both of Hope Valley.

Benjamin F. JOSLIN. (see page 393.)

Benjamin Franklin Joslin was born in New York City June 12, 1846.  When four years of age he was placed in charge of his grandfather, Benjamin Joslin, at Essex, Vt., with whom he remained until after the outbreak of the Rebellion. Comrade Joseph Taylor, of Lowell, writes that he was employed in a livery stable at Harrisville when the organization of the Seventh was commenced, and, as his residence is given as of that town, the statement is probably correct, though others say he was merely visiting there.  At that time he was of medium height and weight, with an oval face and dark chestnut hair. His ability was extraordinary.  He was a doctor, a horse trader, a preacher, a farmer, a lawyer, an infidel, or a priest as circumstances required. Indeed, he claimed to be an artist and again a mechanic, with a reputation for fabulous craftsmanship.  He could impersonate every trade, calling and profession to perfection.  He was quick at observation, concise in remark, and never at a loss for appropriate expression.  He stuttered at times, often when most embarrassing, but that merely added zest to his speech, and enhanced the interest in his stories.  Around camp he ususally wore a skull cap and a short jacket, alike profusely ornamented, and a flowing sailor tie.  His countenance was every radiant and his smile entrancing even when his tongue was uttering sharpest things.  When cornered in an arguement he washed his hands in invisible suds.  If sitting, he always placed a hand on a knee of the person he was talking with; if standing, on his shoulder.  He always addressed him as "My Boy."  His invariable counsel was to keep on good terms with the sutler. He was so full of pranks the entire regiment wondered what his end would be.  If there was a particle of blacking in camp he found it sooner than any other person, and, by some mysterious means, he was possessed of flat tobacco when it was more precious than rubies.  He frequently averred that he would not allow anyone to outsoldier him, and faithfully did he keep his word.  When company business was under consideration, he was always on hand demanding recognition of his alleged unrivaled financiering skill.  He was a man of exemplary musical talent; he could whistle and warble like a professional.  His clarion notes were familiar to all in the organization.  Not long since Lieutenant Knox of the mortar battery asked if I remembered the soldier who used to sing so frequently on the picket line at night.  He added that his music was pleasing to him then as a grand concert is now.  When I made known his identity, he requested me to thank him for the pleasure his songs used to afford him.  It is indisputable that Joslin's influence upon his comrades engaged in outpost duty was judged from a social standpoint, equivalent to an electic light of forty thousand candle power.  At meals with suitable gestures, he manifested to us at length his notions about diet as he pretentiously ate hot doughnuts, mince pie, and other delicacies, telling at the same time, how he enjoyed their flavor and their fragrance in his elegant dining-room.  Whatever may have been his failings he was a well-spring of cheerfulness, hope, and encouragement.

When Joslin was discharged he returned to Essex, Vt.  Unprepared for any business, his uncle sent him to a commercial college at Burlington, where he was duly graduated.  For a year he was employed in a store, but dissatisfied ever, he went to New York City.  Then he drifted South, assuming his aunt's married name, Morton.  For some time he was clerk to an appraiser.  Still later, and for six years, he was in charge of a cotton plantation in Concordia Parish, La.  Next he opened a store, as a new railroad was being constructed through that neighborhood, and secured the establishment of a post office in connection therewith.  By the time the station was built he had become so popular it was named for him, Morton.  It was a very busy place, being is direct communication with New Orleans.  Still restless and roving, in 1886 he went to Mexico; since then his relatives have not heard from him.  It has been reliably reported that some years after his muster out, he visited old friends in Lexington, Ky., and there married the elder of two daughters in a family that resided near or next to the wartime military prison, or, as it was then termed, Number Three Jail.

Elisha M. PALMER.

Elisha Maxson Palmer, son of Hezekiah Palmer and his second wife, Lydia Rathbun, was born in Hopkinton, Oct. 2, 1843.  He had one sister, Mary Elizabeth, who married John Ackley of Potter Hill.  There were grandchildren of Elder Phineas Palmer.  Elisha received a common school education and then became a stone cutter.  He enlisted in Co. A, of this regiment Aug. 8, 1862; a half-brother, Henry C. Palmer (whose mother's maiden name was Abby Maxson) was a member of the same company.  The latter who resides at Potter Hill, has a brother Daniel also abiding there, a sister Abby J., living in the west, and two deceased brothers, Tracey A., and Edwin M.  Just before the battle of Cold Harbor, Elisha was detailed as orderly at brigade headquarters where he remained until mustered out.  He was beside Major Peckham when he was shot, April 2, 1865, and was sent with him to City Point, where he continued to minister unto him until his death next day. Once more at home, he wooed and won Sarah A. Garndner of Niantic, whom he married Nov. 18, 1866.  She died at Providence, Dec. 22, 1895, leaving a son Cranston Tucker who still resides in that city, and a daughter Sarah Leona, who died in 1896.  Elisha's homes have been at Niantic, until 1885, at Providence for four years, at Oakland, Pascoag, where he surperintended a quarry one year (1889), at Niantic again, until 1897 and since then at Westerly.

Benjamin PECKHAM.

Benjamin Peckham, son of Nathaniel and Eliza Sweet Peckham, was like his parents, born in Bristol, R.I., but in the year 1833.  Subsequently for a time, they resided in Rehoboth, but, ere long, returned to the place of their nativitiy.  Benjamin received a common school education and then devoted his attention to farming.  He married December 24, 1861, Susan T. Ingham, also of Bristol.  No children were born to them.  He enlisted in Company I of the Seventh, Aug. 16, 1862, and died of typhoid fever on the steam transport 'David Tatum', Aug. 11, 1863 (see page 123).  His widow married one Mr. Smith, December 4, 1866.  She is still living at 127 High Street, Bristol.

Palmer G. PERKINS.

Palmer Gersham Perkins, son of John Prosier and Huldah Tyler Perkins was born in Exeter, Feb. 2, 1831.  He selected farming for his occupation and married Susan Elvira Church, Jan. 4, 1852.  He was killed at Cold Harbor June 3, 1864, as some say by a bullet through his head, as others by the falling of a large limb severed by a cannon shot from an overhanging tree. A widow, two sons, and a daughter survived him.  There now remaineth a son Byron F. Perkins, of Kenyon, and a brother, John R. Perkins, of Pine Hill.

Isaac N. SAUNDERS.

Isaac Newton Saunders, fourth child of Clark and Luanna Lamphear Saunders, was born at Rockville, Hopkinton, Sept. 1, 1840.  He adopted farming as an occupation.  He enlisted Aug. 7, 1862, but on September 5th he married Sarah Masilla Burdick, who, childless, survived him.  He was shot through the head May 12, 1864, at Spottsylvania, Va.  Two sisters and a brother also survive him:  Mrs. Susan Jane Crandall, born Jan. 7, 1834, died Aug. 27, 1902; Mrs. Mary Emma Barber, born June 19, 1836; Silas Clark Saunders, born Jan. 5, 1828, died June 10, 1898.  Mrs. I. N. Saunders was married to William P. Browning, of Rockville, Dec. 25, 1867; to him she presented four children. Herself died April 17, 1878.

Daniel Benjamin SHERMAN. (see page 411.)

Color Sergeant Orlando Smith states that 'at Spottsylvania, Va., May 18, 1864, for an hour or more Sergant Stoothoff, Corporal Sherman, and myself, of the color guard, were lying in a group on the ground, face downward, to avoid the shots of the enemy.  So close were we in front of an actively served rebel battery that each discharge of one of its guns almost blew the caps off our heads.  I was in the centre, Stoothoff was on my right, and Sherman on my left.  I felt a sudden shock from his direction and turned my face that way.  I saw his hat but he was not there.  I then looked over to the right beyond Sergeant Stoothoff and discovered Sherman lying on the ground some fifteen feet away.  I crawled to him and found his left arm was gone, his bowels torn out, and a twelve-pounder round solid shot lying in his haversack.  Sherman's gun had been resting against a bush.  The projectile, which came from the left oblique, struck the gun and then the ground at his left shoulder taking off the arm and scooping out a wheelbarrow load of dirt from the spot on which he was lying; then it bounded with sufficient force to carry Sherman over and beyond myself and Stoothoff, a distance of more than twenty feet.  He must have been instantly killed and could not have known what had happened to him.  Had the cannon's muzzle been elevated just a trifle more, three would have been killed instead of one.  We were so hardly pressed that day and came so near to being gobbled up, we were obliged to leave our dead on the field.'

For a long period of time Sherman and the wirter messed together.  Together they received a thirty days' furlough in February and March, 1864, and together they enjoyed the journey from the wild mountain region of Kentucky to their New England home and friends.  With this exception he was always present for duty.  He was an athlete of considerable attainments, frolicsome in his disposition and intensely patriotic.  Not only was he one of the very best men in the regiment, but he was one of the most widely and most favorably known.  His company felt his loss keenly.  There was a genuine expression of profound regret at his fate, and deep sympathy for his untimely end.

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