Roster of the 103d PA Infantry

KAEMERER, Henry - Private, Co. K. Mustered in 28 Oct 61. Missing in Action June - Aug 62. Died 10 or 19 Feb 1864 of Chronic Diarrhea at Maxwell Hospital, Plymouth, NC. Buried in New Bern National Cemetery. Section 7, Grave 1206. Headstone Mother Elizabeth Bartley applied 22 April 1890 for pension #420618/377880.

KARNS (KERNS), Henry:  Oct. 31, 61 Rimersburg enrolled.  Pvt.; Co. F; m: Dec. 7, 61 Camp Orr.  Dec. 10, 62 Phila.: discharged, Surg. Cert., chr. diarr.  Feb. 23, 63 pension #11522/236007.  Request for Federal Headstone:  died July 18, 63, Rimersburg Bethesda Cemetery buried - Henry Kerns Co. F 103 Pa. (no dates).  May 1, 79 mother Mary A. pension #244814/200277. 

KEEFER, William D.:  Musc.; age 20; Co. B; m: Sep. 24, 61.  July 62 Ft. Monroe hosp.: sick.  Aug. 14, 62 NYTribune : aboard Str. ELM CITY Harrison’s Landing -  Ft. Monroe - Phila.  Dec. 31, 63: to Co. F. Feb. 2, 64 Plymouth veteran -  born Venango Co.  22  blue eyes  light hair  5’9”  laborer.  Apr. 20, 64 Plymouth POW  Anders.  Charleston  Florence. Feb. 26, 65 Wilmington paroled. March 12, 65 NY Times: aboard Str. GEN. LYON Wilmington - Annapolis, arrived March 7.  June 12, 65 (May 16, 65) Harrisburg discharged.  Feb. 17, 82 pension #440362/516009.  1890 Census:  m: Sep. 24, 61- May 15, 65 10 mo. Anders.; res.: W. Monterey.  April 22, 92 Bur. of Pensions: res.:  W. Monterey, Clarion Co.  1905 Anders. Mon. Ded.: requested transportation, absent; res.:  W. Monterey.  1909 Foxburg reunion; res. West Monterey.  Oct. 20, 1920 Kittanning died.  Aug. 12, 1921 widow Rachel A. pension #1177719/blank. 

KEIFER (KIFER, KEFER), Andrew S.:  Pvt.; age 18; Co. A; m: Sep. 7, 61.  July 1 - Aug. 21, 62: sick, typhoid. July 19, 62 NY Tribune: at Baltimore McKun’s Hosp., sick. Sep. 21 - Oct. 21, 63 Plymouth: sick, int. fever. Feb. 2, 64 Plymouth veteran - born Clarion Co.  20  grey eyes   black hair  5’8”  laborer.  Apr. 20, 64 Plymouth POW   Anders.  Dec. 10, 64 Charleston paroled.  June 25, 65 discharged.  .Jan. 17, 76 pension #213120/288747.  1890 Census:  m: June 1, 61 - June 25, 65 Anders. piles; res.:  Scotch Hills.  May 10, 07 died.    June 13, 07 widow Mary pension #871351/633488.

KEITH (KETH), Alexander:  Oct. 30, 61 Rimersburg enrolled.  Pvt.; Co. F; m: Dec. 7, 61.  July 2, 62 NY Tribune: at Wash. Judiciary Square Hsp., patient.  Feb. 3, 64 Plymouth veteran - born Clarion Co.  19  blue eyes  brown hair  5’7”  shoemaker.  Apr. 20, 64 Plymouth  POW  Anders.  Charleston?  Florence.  Dec. 11, 64 Charleston paroled.   Feb. 2, 65 Camp Parole Hsp.: sick, after furlough.  June 19, 65 discharged.  Aug. 6, 89 pension #723051/747410.  1890 Census:  m: Oct. 30, 61 - June 12, 65; res.:  Summerville, Jefferson Co.  June 5, 1926 Summerville died.

KEITH (KETH), George Washington:  Pvt.; Co. F; m:  Dec. 7, 61.  July 14, 62 NY Tribune:  aboard Str. STATE OF MAINE Ft. Monroe - NYC hosp. July 31, 62 Clarion Co., at home, died. Request for Federal Headstone: Clarion Co. Reformed & Lutheran Cem. buried - Geo. W. Keith  Co. F  103 Pa. Inf. (No dates). June 24, 63 widow Elizabeth  pension #25639/91558.  Jan. 16, 80 minor pension #258642/blank.  

KELLY (KELLEY), George W.:  2d Cpl.; Co. D, 19 Pa. Inf. Regt.; m: May 18, 61 (3 months). Commissioned  1st. Lt.; Co. H; m: Feb. 20, 62.  Nov. 1, 63: commissioned Capt.., mustered Dec. 15, 64.  PA Adj. Gen. Rpt. 1863:  1st. Lt. rank from Nov. 11, 61.   April 1864: Recruiting Service.  Aug. 31, 64: Roanoke Island: arrived or whereabouts known.  Feb. 21, 65 discharged.  June 27, 08 pension #1375216/XC268621/1150835 Calif.  June 13, 09 died.  July 30, 09 widow Mary E. pension #924726/711882 Calif.  Jan. 29, 64 Plymouth: Gen. Wessels, Cmdr. Flusser and officers attending concert at Methodist Church, left via the  windows when CSA action near Windsor alerted them, Lt. Col. Tolls, Capt.  Donaghy, 103d PA, and Lt. Kelly, 103d PA. aboard the MASSOSIT with 100 men, to stop  two companies of  Ga. Cav. obtaining supplies; skirmish,   

KELLEY, John A.:  Pvt.; Co. I; m: Dec. 16, 61.  May 30, 62 Battle of Fair Oaks/7 Pines: WIA, flesh wound.  Aug. 25, 63: to Cpl.  Feb. 3, 64 Plymouth veteran - born Ireland  20  grey eyes  dark hair  5’6”  laborer.  Apr. 20, 64 Plymouth POW  Anders.  Charleston  Florence.  Fall 64 Florence:  San. Comm. issue drawers.  March 1, 65 paroled.  June 25, 65 discharged.  May 14, 09 pension #138424/XC2700146/1156747.  Apr. 27, 15 Butler CITIZEN (newspaper):  describes CW service, resides Philadelphia.   May 30, 19 Phila. died.  Oct. 16, 19 NY Tribune: at Phila., recently, age 72, died.  July 2, 19 widow Martha A. pension  #1143271/880427.

KELLEY, Richard:   Pvt.; age 20; Co. B; m: Sep. 24, 61 New Hope, Pa.  Feb. 10, 63 NY David’s Island Hosp.:discharged, Surg. Cert. - born Butler Co.  blue eyes   brown hair  5’7”  farmer  disease.  Pvt. Co. G, 50 Inf. Pa. Regt.; drafted Sep. 20, 64.  June 1, 65 discharged.  Jan. 15, 87 pension #593963/368963.  1890 Census: m: Sep. 24, 61 - Feb. 10, 63 S. C. chr. diarr., lung disease; Co. G, 50 Pa. Vol. Sep. 20, 64 - June 2, 65; res.: Eau Clair.  July 30, 95 Butler died.  Sep. 9, 95 widow Nancy J. pension #620430/424941.

KELLEY (KELLY), Samuel:  Pvt.; Co. I; m: Dec. 16, 61 Kittanning.  July 2, 62 National Tribune:  patient Wash. Judiciary Square Hosp.  Sep. 1, 62 Baltimore Newton Univ. Hosp.  Sep. 19, 62 Baltimore West Bldg. Hosp.  Dec. 27, 62 Baltimore discharged,  Surg. Cert.  March 21, 81 pension #417648/259994-claimed 18 May 62 Washington, DC Judiciary Sq. hospital, typhoid fever.  1890 Census: m: Dec. 25, 61,  Dec. 31, 62, res: New Castle.  Aug. 20, 96 Butler reunion, res. New Castle.  Aug. 29, 17 widow Mary pension #1106521/852456-Aug. 23, 17 New Castle 309 W. Grant St., at home, died.  

KENNEDY, David A.:  Pvt.; Co. C;  m: Sep. 16, 61.  Nov. 1, 62:  to Signal Corp.  Dec. 12, 63 widow Elizabeth S. pension #40691/47370.

KENNEDY, Hamilton C.  Pvt.; Co. E; m: Dec. 7, 61.  June 27, 62 Battle of 7 Days:  WIA, was placed in ambulance in dying condition, never afterwards seen by his comrades. July 03, 68 father John pension #162609/blank -affidavit  Hamilton sick in hosp., believe to have fallen into CSA hands & died as he was low with fever. Sep. 28, 68 Pension Office:  KIA June 1862 Richmond.   

KENNEDY (KENDY, KENEDY), Henry C.:  Pvt.; age 19; Co. H; m:  Feb. 22, 62.  Sep. 25, 63: to Veteran’s Reserve Corp.  July 7, 79 pension #296423/497617.  March 24, 23 Calumet, Ok. died.

KENNEDY, John:  Pvt.; age 42; Co. E; m: Dec. 7, 61.  Aug. 20, 63 Plymouthcourt martial-charge  Aug. 9, 63 caused a disturbance in the company - guilty, refused to go to quarters when ordered - guilty, abusive language to his Commanding Office - guilty, disrespectful language toward the federal government, was for the South - not guilty,  6 months hard labor with 24 lb. ball+chain at Ft. Williams, the first 14 days each month solitary with bread and water (RG153NN585).  Feb. 2, 64 Plymouth veteran - born Butler Co.  44  grey eyes and hair  5’6 ½”  farmer.  Apr. 20, 64 POW  Anders.  Charleston  Florence.  Fall 1864 Florence Stockade: Sanitary Commission issued a shirt.   Feb. 27, 65 NE Ferry paroled.  June 12, 65 discharged.  Jan. 2, 80 pension #336586/253860-comrade stated Nov. 62 Suffolk area, artillery fire caused deafness in John and he contracted scurvy at Andersonville. 1890 Census:  m: Dec. 2, 61 - June 12, 65 deafness, black scurvy; res.: Butler. Aug. 20, 96 Butler reunion; res.: Butler.  Aug. 29, 02 Butler died.  Sep. 4, 02 widow Jane M. pension #769678/542320 Ohio.  Presidents, Soldiers, Statesmen: son of James R. and Mary (Galliher) Kennedy, parents deceased, was borne in Butler County, March  1820, and enlisted near there in October 1861 as a private in Co. E, 103d Pa. Inf. and with his command took active part in the battles of Yorktown Siege, Williamsburg, Fair Oaks, Chickahominy, White Oak Swamp, Bottoms Bridge, Long Bridge, Jones Ford, City Cross Roads, Harrison’s Point, Kingston, NC, White Hall, Goldsboro, Blackwater, VA, three battles, South West Creek, Blount’s Creek, Williamstown, NC, Foster’s Mills, NC.

KENNEDY, Samuel B.:  Sgt. Major (?); Co. G, 62 Pa. m: July 4, 61.  Dec. 4, 61 discharged. Commissioned  Adjutant; Staff; m: Dec. 5, 61.  Nov. 29 (27), 62 Camp Suffolk, Va.: discharged, Surg. Cert., WIA.   1890 Census:  m: Dec. 1, 61 - Dec. 8, 62 103d Pa., July 1 - Dec. 1, 61 62 Pa, wounded left foot; res.: Coraopolis. May 16, 06 pension #1348791/1125112 Ohio.  March, 5, 12 Bridgeport, Ohio died.  April 06, 12 widow Sarah  pension #984037/743963 Ohio.  Appointed by Col. Lehmann, replacing Lt. A. Alexander, caused friction, but gained good will of men, at Suffolk Capt.Laughlin accidentally shot him, returned family business at 5th Ave. Pittsburgh.

KENNEDY, Smith:  Cpl.; age 27; Co. G; m: Jan. 10, 62 Tarentum.  May 1862 Battle of Fair Oaks: WIA.  June 8, 62 NY Times:  aboard Str. VANDERBUILT arrived NYC. June 12, 62 NY Times:  GSW right thigh.  Fall 1862 N. Y. David’s  Island hosp. GSW.  April 12, 63 Wash., DC Lincoln Hosp.  June 1, 63 Alexandria, Va. Convalesant Camp.  July 1, 63: to Co. A, 3 VRC.  Nov. 20, 77 pension #244870/152901. 1890 Census:  m: Nov. 1861-1865 GSW, heart and lung disease; res.:  Tarentum.  June 18, 04 died.  June 25, 04 widow Margaret pension 809157/blank.

KENNEDY, William:  Pvt.; age 20; Co. B; m: Sep. 24, 61.  April 1864 Roanoke Island Albemarle Hosp.: died. Apr. 22, 64 Roanoke Island Post Hosp.:  letter to James Riley from Post Surgeon - came here on Monday with sick and wounded from Plymouth, which was under attack; died debility, left few clothes and $4.  July 26, 64 minor pension #58597/246753.  June 4, 65 Raleigh Post Hosp.: letter by Actg. Staff Surgeon Frick re death of William and attempt to locate wife or survivors in order to deliver small package left with Medical Officer before he died.

KERNES (KAMES, KARNES), Anthony:  Pvt.;  Co. F; m: Dec. 7, 61.  Feb. 3, 64 Plymouth veteran - born Venango Co,  19  grey eyes  black hair  5’6”  laborer.  Apr. 20, 64 Plymouth POW  Anders.  Goldsboro. Feb. 27 - 28, 65 NE Ferry paroled.  March 10, 65 Annapolis Hosp. Div. 2 St. Johns College. March 12, 65 Annapolis: died, Death Cert.:  res. Rimersburg  single  general debility.  March 14, 65 Annapolis Nat. Cem. #433a  buried.

KERR (KARN), Patrick:  Pvt.; age 18; Co. D; m: Nov. 13, 61.  Feb. 2, 64 Plymouth veteran - born Ireland  20  black eyes  dark hair  5’5”  laborer.  April 20, 64 Plymouth POW  Anders.  Florence.  Feb. 27, 65 NE Ferry paroled.  March 11 - May 4, 65 Camp Parole Hosp.: patient.  June 25, 65 discharged.  Jan. 14, 86 pension #559091/467107.  Oct. 28, 92 Dayton Soldier’s Home:  #19710  m: Sep. 25, 61 Pvt. Co. D - June 25, 65 New Bern rheum, diarr.  born Ireland   45  5’7”  dark  hair & eyes   reads/writes   Cath.  agent residence Woodstock, Ill.   single  notify: friend Wm. H. Cowin, Woodstock.  April 6, 93 requested discharged.  Jan. 28, 11 Marion, IN. National Soldier’s Home #11126 ((same admittance info).  Feb. 12, 11 Home Hosp.: died. Buried Home Cem. Sec. 2 Row 5  #1723 

KEYSER, Edward:  Pvt.; age 18; Co. K; m: Jan. 2, 62.  March 30, 64 Plymouth veteran - born Allegheny Co.  20  brown eyes and hair  5’4”  boatman.  April 17-20, 64 Battle of Plymouth: WIA, broken hand caused by a shell. POW Memo: captured Apr. 20, 64. 25 June 65 New Bern: discharged. Bookmark Kae-594-1870 War Dept. Nov. 26 87: he was confined at Andersonville, date not given, where he was transferred to Col. O’Neil, CSA Recruiting Officer, Jan 23, 1865, the charge of having joined the rebel army against this man is removed as erroneous, May 6, 65 escaped. 1890 Census:  m: Sep. 24, 61 - Nov. 13, 62; res: Baldwin, Butler Co. Apr. 18, 92 pension #1106141/995867-claimed wounds taken care of as best as possible; contracted scurvy and rheum. almost starved at Andersonville, first attempt to escape via a tunnel, captured; made my escape when CSA Col. was recruiting, I and another man agreed to join CSA, escaped and joined my command at Roanoke Island  Aug. 20, 96 Butler reunion; res.: Butler.  Sep. 15, 03 Freeport reunion; res.: Butler; on Exec. Committee.  Sep. 20, 06 Butler reunion.  Sep. 16, 09 Foxburg reunion; res.: Butler. 

KIER, Samuel A.:  Pvt.; age 18; Co. C; m: Sep. 16, 61.  Jan. 1, 64: to Cpl.  Feb. 24, 64 Roanoke I. veteran - born Indiana Co.  20  grey eyes  dark hair  5’6”  soldier.  June 25, 65 New Bern: mustered out.  July 13, 65 Harrisburg: discharged.  June 10, 91 pension #1032812/754375 Iowa.  Apr. 9, 95 Independence, Iowa died.  May 6, 95 widow Sarah pension #613827/blank Iowa. Regt. History page 142.

KIESTER (KUSTON), Epaphroditis:  Pvt.; age 20; Co. I; m: Dec. 16, 61.  Apr. 20, 64 Plymouth POW  Anders.  July 20, 64 Anders.: died, acute diarr.   Anders. Nat. Cem. #3634 buried.

KIESTER, Jacob S. (Shaffer):  Dec. 16, 61 Harrisville enrolled.  Pvt.; Co. I; m: Feb. 22, 62 Kittanning.  Sep. 1, 62 to Cpl.  Dec. 14, 62 Battle of Kinston : WIA; “short time” in hosp.  Jan. 1, 64: to Sgt.  Feb. 3, 64 Plymouth veteran - born Butler Co.  28  blue eyes  fair hair  5’8½”  laborer  due $402.  Apr. 20, 64 Plymouth POW  Anders.  Charleston  Florence.  Nov. 23, 64 Florence: died. Florence Nat. Cem. buried as UNKNOWN; Mem. Stone #MS 20 - in Memory of Jacob S. Kiester  Serg. Co. I, 103d Pa Regt. Civil War  Nov. 23. 74  POW.  Dec. 17, 64 NY Times:  listed deaths Florence.  

KIESTER (KEISTER), John N.:  Pvt.; age “21” (Regt.)  Co. A; m: Sep. 7, 61 Callensburg.  Dec. 63: present. “4 May 62” Chapwick Court House: deserted. Nov-Dec. 63: present, apprehended and returned as a deserter. Jan 27, 64 Plymouth:  court martial-charge desertion “May 7, 62” Chapwick Court House Camp Scott, Va.; apprehended Nov. 29, 63; guilty, forfeit all pay and confined at hard labor with 24 lb. ball + chain for remainder of term of service (RG 153OO103).  Feb. 2, 64 Plymouth veteran - born Columbia, Pa.  “38”  brown eyes and hair  5’9½”  laborer.  Apr. 20, 64 Plymouth POW  Anders.  Aug. 15 (13), 64 Anders.: died, dysentery.  Anders. Nat. Cem. #5718 buried.  June 21, 69 minor pension #176592/144919 - comrades stated died Anders. of chr. diarr. Charge of desertion has not been removed.

KIESTER, Simeon H.:  Pvt.; age 20; Co. A; m: Sep. 7, 61 Callensburg.  May 5, 62: detailed to Wagon Train, Arty. Pvt.; 7 Indep. Btry. NY Lt. Arty.; m: Sep. 24, 63; veteran.  July 22, 65 discharged.  July 19, 79 pension #298950/614100.  Aug. 19, 98 widow Susan pension #681260/473358.

KIESTER, Uriah:  Pvt.; Co. I; m: Dec. 16, 61.  July 1, 62: left sick.  May 9, 65: returned to Regt., President’s amnesty program.  May 11, 65 discharged.  1890 Census:  m: Apr. 1862 - July 65; res.: Tylersburg, Clarion Co. Apr  7, 92 pension #1104150/850228.  Feb. 5, 03 Nat. Tribune:  article, with photo, re contest winner. Nov. 12, 27 Mariensville, Pa. died. 

KIESTER, William Henry Harrison:  Pvt.; Co. I, 18 Ohio Inf. Regt.; m: Apr. 24, 61. Aug. 28, 61 discharged.  Pvt.; Co. I; m: Jan. 12, 62.  March 1, 62: commissioned and mustered 2d Lt.  June 30, 62: commissioned 1st.. Lt.  Pa. Adj. 1863: 2d Lt. rank from Jan. 12, 62; 1st. Lt. rank from Apr. 10, 62.  Apr. 20, 64 Plymouth POW  Anders. (Church)  Macon   Charleston  Camp Asylum Columbia   Danville  Libby.  Oct. 5, 64 Charleston - Columbia: via train box car going about 12 mph, with Capt. Alexander, dropped out, guards fired. missed, assisted by Negroes. Oct. 16, 64 Rutherford, NC: captured by pickets, in uniform, jailed in Masonic hall, well treated, to Morgantown, NC, Salisbury, Danville.  Feb. 18, 65 Richmond Libby prison.  Feb. 28, 65 NY Times:   listed  paroled. Feb. 21, 65 Varina Landing, Va.   June 25, 65 New Bern: mustered out.  July 13, 65 Harrisburg: discharged.   Southern Side of Andersonville Prison by R. R. Stevension:  POW Columbia applied to me to buy CSA currency for Union currency - Lt. Keister res.: Hillsville, Pa; request payment.  Nov. 28, 02 pension #1293253/1067959 Wash. June 21, 26 Seattle died. July 14, 26 widow Jennie pension  #154767/A 6-3-27 Wash.. 

KING, William:  Pvt.; age 18; Co. H; m: Jan. 23, 62  (Feb. 22, 62).  Sep. 23, 62 - Jan. 11, 63 Suffolk: detailed Provost Guard.  Aug. 28, 63 Plymouth: court martial-charge refusing to arrest or assist in arresting Pvt. Kennedy on Aug. 9;  not guilty (RG 153NN585).  Feb. 27, 64 Plymouth veteran - born Erie  20  brown eyes and hair  5’9”  laborer.  Apr. 20, 64 Plymouth POW  Anders.  Charleston   Florence.  Fall 1864 Florence Stockade:  San. Comm. issued drawers.  (Unknown Date): escaped.  March 22, 65: reached Union lines.  June 25, 65 New Bern: mustered out.  July 13, 65 Harrisburg: discharged.  Oct. 25, 90 pension #929132/1027712 W. Va. - claimed dislocated arm, fell, with a log, while out on wood collecting detail at Anders.  Dec. 13, 18 Ramp, W.Va. died.  Feb. 25, 19 widow Annie pension #1136686/885475.

KINGMORE, David:  Pvt.; age 21; Co. C; m: Aug. 13, 64.  Never joined the company.

KISKADDEN (KISKADEN), Horace:  Pvt.; age 23; Co. H; m: Feb. 22, 62; single.  July 21, 63  Plymouth: court martial charge-conduct prejudicial to good order and military discipline and disobedience of  orders between June 18 and 30; guilty; confined at Ft. Williams for 6 months with 24 lb. ball + chain, first 14 days of each month on bread and water  in solitary confinement, the other 16 days at hard labor, fine $12.00 per month from his pay for 6 months (RG153NN158). April 20, 64 Plymouth POW  Anders.   Charleston  Florence   Salisbury   Richmond Feb. 22, 65.  Fall 1864 Florence:  Sanitary Comm. issued blanket, drawers, and socks.  Feb. 24 (28), 65 James River, VA paroled.  April 28, 65 discharged.  1890 Census: m: Jan. 15, 62-March 5, 65; res.: Docksonburg, Crawford Co.  July 24, 90 pension #903589/883453. Sep. 20, 08 died. Oct. 9, 08 widow Mary E. pension #905931/673081.    

KISSINGER, Michael:  Oct. 30, 61 enrolled.  Pvt.; Co. F; m: Dec. 7, 61.  May 30, 62 Battle of Fair Oaks: WIA  severly.  June 12, 62 NY Times: WIA scalp.  June 24, 62 NY Tribune:  aboard  Str. S R SPAULDING Ft. Monroe - NYC.  June 30, 62: discharged, Surg. Cert., wounds.  March 11, 80 pension #350231/346221 - claimed GSW back and head, tumor back neck never healed, June 62 - March 1, 63 NYC hosp.  June 20, 14 East Brady died.

KIZER (KISER), Harrison:  Pvt.; Co. H; m: Feb. 22, 62.  Apr. 10, 62 Camp Casey, near Newport News: died, typhoid fever.  Hampton Nat. Cem. #C1827 buried.  Aug. 1, 87 mother  Susanna pension #358717/244416.

KLECK, William:  Pvt.; age 21; Co. H; m: Feb. 22, 62.   July 21, 63 Plymouth court martial-charge asleep while on  guard night of July 10, guilty, 30 days confined with 24 lb ball+chain, first 14 days on bread and water, remaining 16 days hard labor (RG153NN158).  Feb. 27, 64 Plymouth veteran - born Germany  23  grey eyes  brown hair  5’10½“  farmer.   Apr. 20, 64 Plymouth POW   Anders.  Charleston  Florence. Dec. 16, 64 Charleston paroled.  June 25, 65 New Bern: mustered out.  July 13, 65 Harrisburg:  discharged.  Feb. 3, 86 pension #561000/438515 - on Feb. 14, 98 comrade Lower stated that Wm, age 57, P.O. Lucinda, Clarion Co., was in Florence. 1905 Anders. Mon. Dedication: attended; res.: Lucinda.  Dec. 25, 11 died.  Jan. 12, 12 widow Helen pension  #978225/743666.

KLINE, James:  Pvt.; Co. H; m: Feb. 22, 62.  July 2, 62 NY Tribune:  patient Wash., DC  Mt. Pleasant Hsp. June 7, 62 Mt. Pleasant Hsp.: discharged, Surg. Cert. June 9, 87 pension #612469/XC2694861/440936 Ohio.  Jan. 15, 12 Hanging Rock, Ohio died.  June 12, 12 widow Eliza pension #988230/844749 Ohio.

KLINGLER (CLINGER), Peter:  Pvt.; age 19; Co. H; m: March 23, 62.  May 30, 62 Battle of Fair Oaks: WIA.  June 9, 62 NY Tribune: aboard Str. DANIEL WEBSTER arrived Boston June 7, wounded. June 12, 62 NY Times: WIA hand.  Feb. 27, 64 Plymouth veteran -  born Aug. 23, 42 Clarion Co.  21  brown eyes and hair  5’6½”  clerk.  Apr. 20, 64 Plymouth POW  Anders.  Charleston  Florence. Oct. 7, 64 Florence: bribe, went west toward the mountains; captured.  March 2, 65 NE Ferry paroled.  June 20, 65 Annapolis discharged.  1890 Census:  m: Feb. 24, 62 - June 20, 65; res.:  St. Petersburg.  Aug. 20, 96 Butler reunion; res.: Turkey City.  May 31, 04 pension #1317265/C2502008/1100579.  1905 Anders. Mon. dedication; res.:  St. Petersburg.  Sep. 20, 06 Butler reunion.  Sep. 16, 09 Foxburg reunion; res.:  St. Petersburg.  1910 Salisbury Mon. dedication, applied for transportation, did not attend; res.: St. Petersburg.  Feb. 21, 28 St. Petersburg died.

KNESS, Harvey (Henry):  Pvt.; Co. F; m: Dec. 7, 61; on detached service as a teamster.  Jan. 3, 64 - June “65” New Bern Foster Hsp. and Pittsburgh Hsp.: absent sick.  Aug. 31, 64 Roanoke Island: arrived or whereabouts known.  Dec. 7, 64 discharged.   March 15, 84 pension #508380/476152.  March 30, 01 died.

KNESS, Martin:  Pvt.; Co. D; m: Nov. 13, 61.  April 2, 62: discharged,  Surg. Cert.

KNESS, William H.:  Sep. 25, 61 Orrsville enrolled.  Pvt.; age 22 (21); Co. D; m: Nov. 13, 61 Camp Orr.  Nov. 14, 61: to Cpl.  March /April - June 19, 62 Newport News hsp.  June 19 - July 19, 62 Newport News hsp.: nurse, paid extra.   Feb. 2, 64 Plymouth veteran - born Armstrong Co.  23  hazel eyes  dark hair  6’0”  laborer.  Apr. 20, 64 Plymouth POW  Anders.  Savannah.  Nov. 19, 64 Savannah  paroled.  Nov. 25, 64 Annapolis Div. #1 Hsp.   Dec. 1, 64 Annapolis Div. #1 Hsp. Ward 24 Section 2: died, scorbutus, single, age 24, buried Ash Grove Cemetery #1002  (not listed Annapolis Nat. Cem. Register).

KNOX, Thomas:  Pvt.; Co. K, m: Oct. 28, 61.  May, 31, 62 Battle of Fair Oaks: WIA. June 12, 62 NY Times:  WIA, thigh, fractured.  Died:  June 10, 62 wounds (Regt.);  no date, in hands of the enemy, wounds (mil.).

KOCH (KOCK, HOCH, HACK), John:  Pvt.; Co. K; m: Jan. 31, 64 drafted.  Apr. 20, 64 Plymouth POW  Anders. Aug. (Sep.), 24, 64 Anders.: died, scurvy.  Anders. Nat. Cem. #6711 buried.  Oct. 2, 65 widow Rosanna  pension #111269/75671.

KREBS, Adolph:   Regt. Hist.: Pittsburgh lithographing business.  Sutler  employed at time Regt. actively engaged on duty,  held in high esteem, fair prices, bills correct, banker for loans, captured Plym., Anders. nearly a year left him ill and emaciated, to Cincinnati, established his former business.; page 30 photo.

KREMP, Edward:  Pvt.; age 18; Co. A; m: Feb. 1, 62.  Dec. 14, 62 Battle of Kinston : WIA.  Feb. 26, 64 Plymouth veteran - born Meresham, France  20  hazel eyes  light hair  5’7”  laborer.  Apr. 20, 64 Plymouth captured.  Roll of Honor:  died Andersonville July 17, 64, diarr, lists 113 Pa. 3 December 64 Pittsburgh Dispatch: died Andersonville July  17  listed as KEMP.

KREMP, Joseph:  Pvt.; age 21, Co. A; m: Sep. 7, 61.  Aug. 15, 62: to Cpl.  Apr. 17 - 20 Battle of Plymouth: WIA. Apr. 20, 64 Plymouth POW  Anders.  Salisbury  Richmond Feb. 22, 65.  Feb. 24 (25), 65 Vanna, on James River, paroled.  Apr. 12, 65, to date March 4, 65 Pittsburgh discharged.  May 21, 75 pension #204318/139340 -claimed  Dec. 14, 62 Battle of Kinston:  WIA; Dec. 20, 62 New Bern Academy Green Hosp. GSW, left foot; April 7,  63 New Bern Academy Green  Hsp.: anemia; trfd. Apr. 8 New Bern Foster Hsp. 

KROESEN (KROESET, KROSSER), William B.:  Pvt.,  Co. F, 13 Pa., m: April 25, 61 Pittsburgh - 3 months. Nov. 13, 61 enrolled.  2d Lt.; Co. D; m: Dec. 15, 62; trfd. to Co. K.  May 30, 62 Battle of Fair Oaks: WIA.  May 62 - Aug. 62 Ft. Monroe: sick.  June 25, 62 Ft. Monroe Chesapeake Hosp.: Bright’s Disease; trfd. July 4 Annapolis Gen. Hsp. GSW. 1863 Pa. Adj. Report: rank from Dec. 4, 61, resigned “July 12, 62”.  Aug. 30, 62: resigned, illness, wounds - born Allegheny Co.  22  gray eyes  light hair  5’6”  student (mil.).  Sep. 6, 62 pension #2390/386015 - claimed Battle of 7 Pines GSW; affidavit Hsp. Steward Lang: flesh wound left wrist and right knee with constant pain upon motion; no Surgeon available, Lang was Acting Surg.   1890 Census:  m: Sep. 5, 61 - July 5, 62; res.: Etna.  Oct. 5. 98 Pens. Bur.: res. Etna. Sep. 16, 09 Foxburg reunion;  res.: Etna.  May 18, 25 Evanston, Il. died, GAR Camp 60.   Soldier History: born 8/17/1839 in Allegheny City, PA Member of GAR Post # 38 (Gen George A Custer) in Etna, PA; parents: John Kroesen, Anna Herson,. wife: Jane Wiggins, children:Cora, George. Later lived in Etna, PA,

KRON, John R.:  Pvt.; age 18; Co. G; m: Jan. 10, 62.  Feb. 3, 64 Plymouth veteran - born Armstrong Co.  19  grey eyes fair hair  5’7½”  laborer.  Apr. 20, 64 Plymouth POW  Andersonville  Charleston  2 weeks   Florence. Dec. 14, 64 Charleston paroled.  Jan. 1, 65 (mil.) May 18 (Regt.): to Comm. Sgt., Staff.  June 25, 65 mustered out.  July 13, 65 Harrisburg discharged.  April 14, 87 pension #606177/432942 -claimed  July 64 Anders., at noon, on way from sinks to quarters, sunstroke, laid until tent mates found me; March - April 65 Pittsburgh hosp  1890 Census:  m: Nov. 61 - June 30, 65  9 months Anders  Charleston  Florence, chest disease; res.: New Bethlem.  Nov. 26, 09 Pittsburgh died.  Dec. 3, 09 widow Harriet  S. pension #931532/695571.

KRUG, Daniel:  Sgt.; age 21; Co. K; m: Oct. 28, 61.  Aug. 1, 62 - March 14, 63: Recruiting. Nov. 1, 63: to 1st. Sgt. Feb. 2, 64 Plymouth veteran - born Allegheny Co.  23  grey eyes  brown hair  5’4”  clerk.  Apr. 20, 64 Plymouth POW  Anders.   Charleston   Florence   Salisbury   Richmond Feb. 22, 65.  Oct. 7, 64 Florence: escaped, bribery, went west;  Oct. 12 discovered Collins plantation by 4th SC Cav., returned to   Florence.  Feb. 24, 65 Aikens Landing paroled. June 25, 65 New Bern: mustered out.  July 13, 65 Harrisburg: discharged.  

KRUMBINE (KRUMBINE, KRUMBINE, CRUMBLIN, KRUMLINE), Samuel D.:  Sgt.; Co. H; m: Feb. 22, 62. June 12, 62 NY Times: MIA.  July 1, 62 James River: 19 days POW, treated badly, took  money, sick when captured.  July 5, 62 Richmond  POW.  July 19, 62 City Point, Va. paroled.  July 24, 62 NY Tribune:  listed aboard Str. VANDERBILT Ft. Monroe - NYC; QM ordered supper and breakfast to be taken on board, patients to Bedloes and David’s Island Hosp.  July 29, 62 Ft. Monroe: discharged, sick.  Aug. 15, 62 near Safferstown, Lebanon Co., Pa.: on way home died, diarr.  Jan. 31, 63 widow Sarah pension #10963/blank.  Dec. 9, 71 minors Mary and Samuel pension #200608/157290. 

KUHN (KIRHN), Isaac L.:  Pvt.; Co. G; m: Jan. 10, 62 Tarentum.  March 21, 64 Beaufort hsp.: died, lung disease. New Bern Nat. Cem. buried.  May 18, 64 widow Nancy pension  #49893/49859.  Dec. 22, 66 minor pension #139395/113229.