MILITARY HISTORY ONLINE

Civil War Genealogy

  Alabama
4174   
  Arkansas
1602   
  California
138   
  Colorado
51   
  Connecticut
586   
  CSA
27   
  Delaware
174   
  Florida
573   
  Georgia
3591   
  Illinois
2358   
  Indiana
2342   
  Iowa
933   
  Kansas
163   
  Kentucky
1539   
  Louisiana
960   
  Maine
588   
  Maryland
170   
  Massachusetts
812   
  Michigan
592   
  Minnesota
270   
  Mississippi
2482   
  Missouri
1189   
  Nebraska
18   
  Nevada
1   
  New Hampshire
105   
  New Jersey
474   
  New York
1336   
  North Carolina
4059   
  Ohio
1969   
  Oregon
9   
  Pennsylvania
1696   
  Rhode Island
60   
  South Carolina
1203   
  Tennessee
2702   
  Texas
1449   
  United States
142   
  US Colored Troops
7   
  Vermont
225   
  Virginia
4020   
  West Virginia
496   
  Wisconsin
859   
  Total: 46144   
    CSA 26856   
    USA 19288   
Civil War Genealogy Database
All Units - Artillery - Cavalry - Engineers - Infantry - Marines - Medical - Misc - Naval
1st New Jersey Militia (3 Months)      
Company Unknown
Alexander Freeman - Private   
No Comments

Contact Name:  John Dewey Polt
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  9/10/2010
Company Unknown
Theodore Runyon - General   
Theodore Runyon answered President Lincoln's call for 75,000 volunteers to serve for ninety days to put down the rebellion. He was appointed brigadier general commanding the 1st Brigade of the New Jersey Militia and lead the brigade to Washington, D.C. where it constructed a large fortification in Alexandria, VA at the south end of the Long Bridge. His troops named the fortification 'Fort Runyon.' Runyon commanded the 4th Division (reserve) of McDowell's army during the First Battle of Manassas/Bull Run, covering the retreat of the army and manning the defenses of the capital. At the end of his ninety days of service, Runyon returned to New Jersey where he commanded the state militia while continuing his political career...elected mayor of Newark, N.J.; appointed Chancellor of New Jersey; appointed minister to Germany and then appointed by President Grover Cleveland to be our first ever ambassador to Germany where he died in 1896.
Contact Name:  Roy Runyon
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  7/26/2009
Company E
Henry DeHart - 2nd Sergeant   
No Comments

Contact Name:  Kelly DeHart
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  4/17/2013
© 2022 - MilitaryHistoryOnline.com LLC