New Buffalo Residents in the Civil War

Barnes, Lyman, Enlisted 1/17/1862 as a Private at the age of 18. Served Michigan Enlisted E Co. 12th Inf Reg. MI, disch disability at DeVall's Bluff, AR on 27 February 1865
 *Lyman S. Barnes married Hannah Denel on 2/10/1867 in Berrien Co.*

Baxter, Selah, Enlisted 8/9/1862 as a  Private at the age of 36. Served Michigan Enlisted G Co. 26th Inf Reg. Mustered Out at Alexandria, VA on 04 June 1865

Brightman, Milford, Enlisted 8/8/1862 as a  Private at the age of 22. Served Michigan Enlisted G Co. 26th Inf Reg. disch disability at Burksville, VA on 20 April 1865

Brown, John, Served Michigan, D Co., 12th Inf Reg, MI. Age 23

Butts, Isaac, Served Michigan, E Co. 12th Inf Reg. MI, age 27
 *Isaac Butts married Jane Mariah Dingman on 7/21/1859 in Berrien Co.*
 

Corcoran, Henry, Enlisted 1/17/1862 as a Private at the age of 43. Served Michigan Enlisted E Co. 12th Inf Reg. MI, died at Louisville, KY on 12 November 1862(Accidently killed by train. Buried in Nat'l Cemetery at Louisville, Ky.)
 *A Henry Corcoran married Mary Lackey on 2/14/1871 in Summit, Ohio*

Crosby, Joshua R., Enlisted 9/2/1862 as a Private at the age of 20. Resident of New Buffalo, MI, enlisted in Detroit, MI. Promoted to Full Corpl on 08 April 1864, Served Michigan Enlisted E Co. 12th
Inf Reg. MI, discharged at Little Rock, AR on 13 September 1865 (Re-enlisted at Little Rock, Ark.)

Deuel, Joseph, Served Michigan, E Co., 12th Inf Reg. MI, age 24
 *A Joseph Deuel married Mary Ann Hunt on 2/2/1862 in New Buffalo*

Deuel, William A., Enlisted 1/17/1862 as a Private at the age of 19. Promoted to Full Sergt, Promoted to Full 2nd Lieut on 11 October 1864 (Of co. B), Promoted to Full 1st Lieut on 15 February 1865 (Of co. E), Promoted to Full Capt on 10 June 1865 (Of co. B) Served Michigan Enlisted E Co. 12th Inf Reg. MI. Mustered Out at Camden, AR on 15 February 1866

Dick, John C., Enlisted 9/22/1864 as a Privateat the age of 21. Resident of New Buffalo, MI, Served Michigan. Last Reported Residence at Buchanan, MI Drafted C Co. 9th Inf Reg. MI, disch at Nashville, TN on 20 June 1865(Drafted 1 year; Assigned to Co. C)

Dingman, William H., Enlisted 1/17/1861 as a Private at the age of 18. Claimed residence in New Buffalo, MI. Last Reported Residence at Manton, MI Enlisted E Co. 12th Inf Reg. MI. Mustered Out at Camden, AR on 15 February 1866
 *A William Dingman married Mary Jaquway on 7/2/1881 in Berrien Co.*

Eberling, Charles, Served Michigan. C Co., 9th Inf Reg. MI. Age 37

Ewen, Albert O., Enlisted 8/8/1862 as a Sergeant at the age of 32. Promoted to Full 1st Lieut on 09 June 1865, Served Michigan Enlisted G Co. 26th Inf Reg. Mustered Out at Alexandria, VA on 04 June 1865

Fairbanks, Ephriam, Served Michigan. I Co., 12th Inf Reg. MI. Age 18

Gleason, Henry, Served Michigan. F Co., 12th Inf Reg. MI. Age 23

Hamilton, Isaac, Served Michigan. E Co., 9th Inf Reg. MI. Age unknown (just says Buffalo as home)

Hans, Edward, Served Michigan, E Co., 9th Inf Reg. MI. Age 29 (just says Buffalo as home)

Herman, Mark, Served Michigan, E Co., 9th Inf Reg. MI., Age 44 (just says Buffalo as home)

Hickey John, Served Michigan. D Co., 12th Inf Reg. MI. Age 25

Higgins, Ephraim, Enlisted 1/17/1862 as a Private at the age of 44. Served Michigan Enlisted E. Co. 12th Inf Reg. MI, absent without leave at Bolivar, TN on 25 September 1862(No further record)

Holbrook, Josiah, Enlisted 1/17/1862 as a  Private at the age of 19. Served Michigan Enlisted E Co. 12th Inf Reg. MI, disch at Detroit, MI on 24 January 1865
 * A Josiah Holbrook married Catherine Goodrich on 10/8/1856 in Berrien Co.*

Hunt, James, F., Enlisted 1/17/1862 as a  Private at the age of 19. Promoted to Full Corpl, Served Michigan Enlisted E Co. 12th Inf Reg. Mustered Out at Camden, AR on 15 February 1866(Re-enlisted as Corporal)

Johnson, William, Served Michigan, C Co., 12th Inf Reg, age 24
 *A William Johnson married Minerva J. Terwilegar (very possibly Terwilliger), on 9/9/1866 in  New Buffalo*
 

Jones, James, Served Michigan. I Co., 12th Inf Reg. MI. Age 23

Kierstead, Cornelius, Enlisted 1/17/1862 as a  Private at the age of 19. Served Michigan Enlisted E Co. 12th Inf Reg. died wounds at Louisville, KY on 28 May 1862
 *This name is found in LaPorte, IN as the son of James Followfield Kierstead and Orisa  Wadsworth. However, the birthdate is 10/25/1853 which couldn't possibly be correct*
 

Kliss, Fritz, Served Michigan. G Co., 9th Inf Reg. MI. Age 39

Lake, George W., Served Michigan, G Co., 9th Inf Reg. MI. Age 36

Markle, Isaac B., Served Michigan. F Co., 12th Inf Reg. MI. Age 25
 *A Isaac Markle married Kate Nixon on 11/15/1881 in Bay, Michigan*

Maudlin, William, Enlisted 12/4/1861 as a  Private at the age of 29. Resident of New Buffalo, MI. Enlisted in Three Oaks, MI. Served Michigan Enlisted E Co. 12th Inf Reg. disch disability at Detroit, MI on 26 September 1862

Nash, George, Enlisted 1/17/1862 as a  Private at the age of 29. Served Michigan Enlisted E Co. 12th Inf Reg. disch disability at Cincinnati, OH on 06 August 1862

Newhouse, John F.W., Enlisted 8/12/1862 as a Private at the age of 41. Served Michigan Enlisted G Co. 26th Inf Reg. disch disability at Alexandria, VA on 19 May 1865

Phelps, Collins, Enlisted 1/17/1862 as a  Private at the age of 41. Promoted to Full Corpl on 21 January 1864, Promoted to Full Sergt on 02 September 1864, Served Michigan Enlisted E Co. 12th Inf Reg. Mustered Out at Camden, AR on 15 February 1866
 *Collins Phelps married Almira Barnes on 11/24/1849 or 1850 in New Buffalo.*

Shafer, Valentine, Enlisted 1/17/1862 as a  Private at the age of 28. Served Michigan Buried in Natl Cemetery at Memphis, TN. Grave No. 4122.Enlisted E Co. 12th Inf Reg. died disease at Memphis, TN on 29 August 1863

Sheridan, Jesse, Enlisted 8/14/1862 as a  Private at the age of 19. Served Michigan Buried in National Cemetary, Nashville, Tenn.Enlisted F Co. 25th Inf Reg. died disease at Bowling Green, KY on 18 February 1863

Sheridan, Thomas E., Enlisted 8/14/1862 as a Private at the age of 21. Resident of New Buffalo, MI, enlisted in Three Oaks, MI. Served Michigan Enlisted F Co. 25th Inf Reg. disch disability at Louisville, KY on 21 November 1863

Smith, Charles, Served Michigan, I Co., 9th Inf Reg. MI, Age 36

Smith, Lewis, Enlisted 1/29/1862 as a  Private at the age of 35. Resident of New Buffalo, MI. Enlisted in Niles, MI. Served Michigan Enlisted E Co. 12th Inf Reg. Killed at Shiloh, TN on 06 April 1862
 *A Lewis Smith married Emily Lyman on 6/24/1851 in Berrien Co.*

Stanwell, Charles, Served Michigan, I Co. Inf Reg. MI. Age 36
 

Terwilliger, David, Enlisted 1/17/1862 as a  Private at the age of 41. Served Michigan Attached 11th LA Reg. OH Returned on 09 April 1862
 *A David Terwilliger married Missitabel Tapping on 6/7/1845*

Warner, Joel F., Enlisted 8/14/1862 as a  Corpl at the age of 29. Promoted to Full Sergt on 14 March 1864, Served Michigan Enlisted F Co. 25th Inf Reg. Mustered Out at Salisbury, NC on 24 June 1865

Whaley, Cyrus C., Served Michigan, E Co., 12th Inf Reg, MI, age 17

Williams, George, Served Michigan. K Co. 12th Inf Reg. MI. Age 24