OFFICERS AND ENLISTED MEN
OF THE SIXTH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY
WHO DIED DURING THE WAR, 1861-1865
NAME DATE PLACE CAUSE, ETC.
Field and Staff
Maj. Robert Morris, Jr. August 13, 1863 Richmond, VA. Disease
Maj. Henry C. Whelan March 2, 1864 Philadelphia, PA Disease
Lt. Theodore B. Sage, Quartermaster November 8, 1863 Near Elk Run, VA. Killed by guerrillas
Lt. Stephen W. Martin, Adjutant May 30, 1864 Old Church, VA Killed in action
Lt. William Kirk, Comm. of Subsistence June 24, 1864 Alexandria, VA Wounds in action
Surgeon John B. Coover September 27, 1864 New Halltown, VA Killed by guerrillas
Company A
Lt. Arthur E. Murphy May 31, 1864 Cold Harbor, VA Killed in action
William Jolson June 9, 1863 Beverly Ford, VA Killed in action
John F. Kenney August 4, 1863 Brandy Station, VA Killed in action
William D. Mullin August 25, 1864 Harpers Ferry, VA Cause of death unknown
George Pinkerton June 27, 1862 Gaine's Mill, VA Killed in action
R. M. Simons May 13, 1864 Mechanicsville, VA Killed in action
J. W. Wise December 4, 1863 Richmond, VA Wounds in action
Company B
Sgt. Abraham F. Geisenger June 12, 1864 Trevilian Station, Va. Killed in action
Henry Cannon June 27, 1862 Gaine's Mill, VA Killed in action
Richard L. Jones May 10, 1864 Near Todd's Tavern, VA Wounds in action
William Levan June 9, 1863 Beverly Ford, VA Killed in action
James M. Robinson June 27, 1862 Gaine's Mill, VA Killed in action
Gotlob Roller June 9, 1863 Beverly Ford, VA Killed in action
Company C
Sgt. James S. Elliott September 19, 1862 Boonsboro, MD Disease
John Booth August 1, 1862 Harrison's Landing, VA Killed in action
Charlton L. Bonham July 12, 1863 Boonsboro, MD Wounds in action
William H. Boyer November 14, 1864 Portsmouth Grove, RI Cause of death unknown
Charles H. Collar August 29, 1864 Smithfield, VA Killed in action
William A. Catron August 4, 1864 unknown Buried in Chattanooga, Tennessee
T. Fredlingle September 16, 1862 unknown Buried in Hilton Head, SC
J. Hanlin October 6, 1864 unknown Buried in National Cemetery, Washington, DC
C. King July 8, 1864 Andersonville, GA Cause of death unknown
Robert H. Stroup August 4, 1864 Washington, D. C. Murdered
Charles Stewart 1864 Washington, D. C. Cause of death unknown
John Trexler August 1, 1863 Brandy Station, VA Killed in action
John Walton June 11, 1864 Trevilian Station, VA Killed in action
Jacob Wehrong July 20, 1862 Washington, D. C. Cause of death unknown
Company D
Capt. Joseph Wright May 18, 1862 Germantown, PA Disease
Lt. James Magee March 31, 1865 Dinwiddie Court House, VA Killed in action
Cpl. W. J. F. White May 31, 1864 Cold Harbor, VA Killed in action
D. Bartrommper December 7, 1862 unknown Buried at Lebanon
Thomas Brown August 2, 1862 Newport News, VA Disease
Henry Cochran August 30, 1862 Philadelphia, PA Disease
James R. Harrison July 30, 1862 Harrison's Landing, VA Accident
Melvin D. Keysor April 21, 1862 Washington, D. C. Disease
James J. Longshore June 25, 1864 Gordonsville, VA Cause of death unknown
Henry Mallery unknown unknown Buired in National Cemetery, Winchester, VA
Hollis Smith July 29, 1864 Philadelphia, PA Cause of death unknown
Charles Thomas June 27, 1862 Gaine's Mill, VA Killed on picket
Robert Thompson June 12, 1864 Trevilian Station, VA Killed in action
Company E
Cpl. Isaiah Keyser May 8, 1864 Todd's Tavern, VA Killed in action
Cpl. Dorastus McCord May 8, 1864 Todd's Tavern, VA Killed in action
Cpl. Isaac Streeper July 14, 1862 Newport, RI Disease
Allen Douglass September 2, 1864 Philadelphia, PA Disease
George Gibson September 8, 1864 Rockville, MD Disease
Lemuel W. Jones October 3, 1864 Andersonville, GA Disease
Gideon Kocher April 12, 1864 Philadelphia, PA Disease
Enoch B. Kearnes July 22, 1864 unknown Buried in Cypress Hill Cemetery, L. I.
Amos P. Lane August 18, 1864 Andersonville, GA Cause of death unknown
John Minieer June 10, 1862 Yorktown, VA Disease
William Nihoff March 16, 1862 unknown Buried in Military Asylum Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
Charles F. Stevens May 7, 1862 Fortress Monroe, VA Accident
Daniel Smith July 18, 1864 Snicker's Ford, VA Killed in action
Samuel K. Triveley August 8, 1863 Rappahannock Station, VA Drowned
John Ulrick May 9, 1864 Andersonville, GA Cause of death unknown
Company F
Capt. Charles B. Davis June 9, 1863 Beverly Ford, VA Killed in action
Sgt. William Sproule May 19, 1863 Acquia Creek, VA Disease
Cpl. Charles Boyle October 18, 1863 Richmond, VA Disease
Cpl. William Callahan March 21, 1864 Philadelphia, PA Accidental
Cpl. Clarkson McDowell May 23, 1862 Yorktown, VA Disease
Bonneville Bower August 13, 1864 Andersonville, GA Cause of death unknown
Edward Dickson December 10, 1861 Philadelphia, PA Disease
Thomas C. Ewert September 5, 1864 Giesborough Point Wounds in action
Howard Haines March 31, 1863 Belle Plain, VA Disease
Josiah Keeler June 27, 1862 Gaine's Mill, VA Killed in action
Jacob Kline February 13, 1864 Mitchell's Station, VA Accidental
Henry Matlach July 26, 1862 Davids Island, NY Disease
Michael McGraw December 3, 1862 Washington, D.C. Cause of death unknown
James Mathews January 29, 1865 Andersonville, GA Disease
J. M. McDermott July 26, 1864 Andersonville, GA Cause of death unknown
Joseph H. Peirce 1864 Philadelphia, PA Disease
T. H. Pratt March 21,1865 Pleasant Valley, MD Disease
Obadiah Richards June 11, 1863 Catlett's Station, VA Wounds in action
Andrew Shaw December 30, 1861 Washington, D.C. Disease
Richard E. Steffy September 7, 1862 Washington, D.C. Disease
Evan B. Tompkins July 11, 1862 Philadelphia, PA Disease
Company G
Cpl. Martin S. Goodhart May 31, 1864 Cold Harbor, VA Killed in action
George Amoss May 7, 1865 Baltimore, MD Disease
John Butler December 9, 1863 Giesborough Point Disease
Daniel H. Fasig August 29, 1863 Near Washington, D. C. Disease
Joseph H. Marks January 6, 1863 Frederick, MD Accidental
William Mell November 9, 1864 Annapolis, MD Disease
John Peterbaugh March 15, 1865 Harpers Ferry, VA Disease
Samuel Roth May 30, 1864 Old Church, VA Killed in action
William Reedy May 31, 1864 Cold Harbor, VA Wounds in action
Lewis Richter unknown unknown Buried at Louisville, KY
Isaac Steffy January 4, 1864 Mitchell's Station, VA Exposure
William H. Shaffer September 16, 1861 Philadelphia, PA Disease
William Sands June 11, 1864 Trevilian Station, VA Killed in action
Alexander Smith June 11, 1864 Trevilian Station, VA Killed in action
William Seiders January 2, 1865 Hagerstown, MD Disease
George H. Stout July 21, 1864 Lynchburg, VA Wounds in action
Christopher Sweat December 13, 1864 unknown Buried at Louisville, KY
Company H
Sgt. Christian Geisel May 28, 1864 Point Lookout, MD Wounds in action
Cpl. David H. Morgan August 1, 1863  Brandy Station, VA Killed in action
Cpl. William Stevenson unknown Prisoner of War Wounds in action
O. G. Ashmead September 30, 1862 Davids Island, NY Disease
B. B. Brady February 17, 1862 Philadelphia, PA Cause of death unknown
John Burk June 6, 1864 Washington, D. C. Wounds in action
John Blinkerd August 25, 1864 Baltimore, MD Disease
Alonzo Brown unknown unknown unknown
James Curtis June 27, 1862 Gaine's Mill, VA Killed in action
George Crawford January 2, 1865 Salisbury, NC Cause of death unknown
Frank Conroy unknown unknown unknown
William Dager August 1, 1863  Brandy Station, VA Killed in action
G. E. Eddleman September 12, 1862 New York City Cause of death unknown
Abednego Howarth July 16, 1862 Philadelphia, PA Disease
George W. Harper June 16, 1864 On the march Wounds in action
T. Harrison April 21, 1864 unknown Buried in Alexandria, VA
August Josephs July 3, 1863 Gettysburg, PA Killed in action
Christian Killing June 11, 1864 Trevilian Station, VA Killed in action
Neil McCloskey June 5, 1863 Acquia Creek, VA Disease
Joseph W. Moore June 10, 1864 Washington, D. C. Wounds in action
T. Nolan July 28, 1864 unknown Buried in Arlington National Cemetery
Richard Quinn August 31, 1862 Philadelphia, PA Cause of death unknown
William H. Robbins April 4, 1862 Washington, D. C. Disease
Samuel Rodenbough unknown unknown unknown
Charles Shields June 12, 1864 On the march Wounds in action
Daniel Shizer August 18, 1862 Philadelphia, PA Cause of death unknown
Oliver Thomas unknown unknown unknown
John Wendler June 27, 1862 Gaine's Mill, VA Killed in action
Thomas Whaley May 30, 1864 Old Church, VA Killed in action
Company I
Sgt. Johnston August, 1863 unknown Buried in National Cemetery, Winchester, VA
Sgt. Lawrence Pennington June 3, 1864 Old Church, VA Wounds in action
Granville S. P. Arnold January 30, 1862 Camp Barclay, D. C. Disease
Benjamin Couch February 11, 1863 unknown Buried in Military Asylum Cemetery, Washington, D. C.
Hugh M. Gault June 11, 1864 Trevilian Station, VA Killed in action
Benjamin Kutz February 21, 1863 Washington, D. C. Disease
John McComb February 28, 1865 unknown Drowned in North Fork of Shenandoah River
Henry Nelson August 30, 1862 Mill Creek, VA Disease
Company K
Cpl. Charles B. Cook July 4, 1864 Washington, D. C. Wounds in action
A. D. Atwell March 5, 1862 unknown Buried in Military Asylum Cemetery, Washington, D. C.
Hugh Barry April 1, 1865 Five Forks, VA Killed in action
Michael Cusack July 29, 1864 Fortress Monroe, VA Wounds in action
Archibald Gilmore December 24, 1864 Salisbury, N.C. Cause of death unknown
Richard Gardner August 29, 1864 Smithfield, VA Wounds in action
Christopher Gross June 8, 1864 Washington, D. C. Wounds in action
Richard G. Higham September 6, 1864 Sandy Hook, MD Wounds in action
David Johnston December 13, 1863 Washington, D. C. Wounds in action
John Kunzil November 17, 1861 unknown Buried in Military Asylum Cemetery, Washington, D. C.
Daniel McElroy June 9, 1863 Beverly Ford, VA Killed in action
John Smith March 29, 1862 Near Washington, D.C. Murdered
Anthony Shriver June 11, 1864 Trevilian Station, VA Killed in action
John Schamerer June 22, 1863 Washington, D. C. Wounds in action
John W. Wells March 16, 1865 Ashland, VA Killed in action
Company L
W. C. Coburg May 20, 1864 Andersonville, GA Cause of death unknown
Reese F. Davis June, 1864 En route to Washington, D. C. Wounds in action
H. J. Kennady unknown Millen, GA Cause of death unknown
Andrew Lynch April 14, 1864 Andersonville, GA Disease
E. McKenna April 6, 1863 Frederick, MD Disease
Levis Miller 1865 Southern prison Cause of death unknown
Jonathan Priest May 13, 1864 Mechanicsville, VA Killed in action
John Russels August 25, 1864 Andersonville, GA Cause of death unknown
Company M
Sgt. Tyson Staley August 29, 1864 Smithfield, VA Killed in action
William Armstrong August 29, 1864 Smithfield, VA Killed in action
John B. Butcher June 11, 1864 Trevilian Station, VA Killed in action
Daniel Bierman May 12, 1864 Yellow Tavern, VA Killed in action
Adam Benner May 8, 1864 Todd's Tavern, VA Killed in action
Isaac H. Cole November 9, 1864 unknown Buried at Alexandria, VA
J. E. Foster June 4, 1864 unknown unknown
Charles W. Horner May 30, 1864 Old Church, VA Killed in action
Lewis T. Hewitt May 21, 1864 Point Lookout, MD Wounds in action
J. H. Metz July, 1864 Washington, D. C. Wounds in action
J. Moyer July 3, 1863 Frederick, MD Disease
J. M. Powling July 22, 1864 Point Lookout, MD Cause of death unknown