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New York 9th Cavalry, Company A (Union)

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Company mustered in on September 9th, 1861. Company mustered out of service on July 17th, 1865.

Company was also known as:

  • Company A, Stoneman Cavalry, New York
  • Company A, 9th Regiment Volunteer Cavalry, New York

Facts about this Company:

  • Number of Soldiers: 201
  • First Enlistment Place: Wyoming, New York, USA
  • First Enlistment Date: 1861-07 (1 soldier)
  • Most Common Enlistment Place: Warsaw, New York, USA (32 soldiers)
  • Most Common Enlistment Date: 1861-09-20 (56 soldiers)
  • Most Common Muster Out Date: 1865-06-01 (36 soldiers)
  • Most Common Residence for 1861: Warsaw, United States (13 soldiers)
  • Most Common Residence for 1890: Wyoming, New York, USA (21 soldiers)
  • Youngest Soldier at Enlistment: 17 -- Smith, John
  • Oldest Soldier at Enlistment: 44 -- Davis, Hiram W. (Corporal)
  • Average Age at Enlistment: 24.7 years old
  • Median Age at Enlistment: 22.5 years old
  • Wounded In Regiment: 22 (10%)
  • Prisoner Of War While In Regiment: 14 (6%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In Regiment: 18 (8%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In War: 22 (10%)

Commander List: (#Prisoner Of War, ^Wounded, %=Died during war)

  • (Corporal, September 1861 - March 1863)
  • Abrams, William H. (Sergeant, November 1861 - December 1861)
  • Abrams, William H. (Sergeant, September 1861 - November 1861)
  • Annis, Ezra (Vol, September 1864 - June 1865)
  • Arnold, Malford A (^Corporal/Sergeant, January 1865 - July 1865)
  • Ayres, Conway Wing (%Captain, July 1862 - September 1862; First Lieutenant/Major, September 1862 - July 1864; Major/Captain, July 1864 - September 1864)
  • Barnes, Frank S (Corporal, May 1865 - July 1865)
  • Barnum, Ira A. (#%Corporal, November 1864 - March 1865)
  • Benedict, Edwin R (Saddler, September 1861 - November 1861)
  • Benson, James G (Blacksmith, November 1864 - June 1865)
  • Bly, Edward P. (Corporal, May 1865 - July 1865)
  • Bly, Reuben J G (Corporal, May 1865 - July 1865)
  • Brownell, Lorenzo (Sergeant, September 1861 - September 1861)
  • Chase, William Edgar (Sergeant, September 1861 - June 1864; Corporal, June 1864 - January 1865; Sergeant, January 1865 - July 1865)
  • Colt, Joseph R. (Blacksmith, September 1861 - October 1864)
  • Covert, James H. (Musician, September 1861 - April 1862)
  • Cox, William (Corporal, September 1862 - June 1864; Sergeant, June 1864 - January 1865; Quatermaster Sergeant, January 1865 - July 1865)
  • Craig, David (Corporal, September 1861 - November 1861)
  • Cronkhite, Spencer (^First Sergeant/Sergeant, September 1861 - June 1864; First Sergeant, June 1864 - October 1864)
  • Davis, Hiram W. (Corporal, September 1861 - February 1862)
  • DeWitt, John E (^%Corporal, September 1862 - June 1864; Sergeant, June 1864 - June 1864)
  • Doolittle, Lambertson (Second Lieutenant, September 1861 - September 1862)
  • Durfee, Thomas W. (Farrier, July 1861 - September 1861; Blacksmith, September 1861 - July 1862)
  • Farrar, Isaac (^Corporal, September 1861 - September 1861; Sargeant, September 1861 - September 1861; Corporal, September 1862 - December 1863; Sergeant, December 1863 - March 1864; Comm Sergeant/Commissary Sergeant, March 1864 - July 1865)
  • Foskett, Winslow D. (^Corporal, September 1861 - July 1865)
  • Freeman, William A. (Corporal, November 1861 - April 1862)
  • Gilley, John N. (^Corporal/Sergeant, October 1861 - May 1865)
  • Guard, Thomas B (Sergeant, October 1861 - November 1861)
  • Herrick, Luther (#^Corporal/Lieutenant, September 1861 - July 1862; Second Lieutenant, July 1862 - July 1863; First Lieutenant, July 1863 - August 1863)
  • Hollenbeck, Henry C. (Musician, 1862 - July 1862; Bugler, July 1862 - September 1862)
  • Hollenbeck, Wallis W (Bugler, October 1862 - July 1865)
  • Johnson, Charles J (%Corporal/Sergeant, September 1861 - September 1862; First Sergeant/Sergeant, September 1862 - October 1863)
  • Jones, Howrll J (%Corporal, September 1861 - October 1863)
  • Kelly, Foster (Corporal, September 1861 - December 1862)
  • Kelly, Stephen (#Saddler, March 1864 - July 1865)
  • Lapham, Webster Daniel (Second Lieutenant, October 1861 - May 1862; First Lieutenant, May 1862 - January 1864; Captain, January 1864 - February 1864)
  • Leach, Edward (#%Sergeant, September 1861 - June 1864; Corporal, June 1864 - September 1864)
  • Lemon, Edwin M. (Wagoner, October 1861 - April 1862)
  • Mayhew, Edward J (Bugler/Musician, September 1861 - October 1862)
  • Merrill, Asa Burr (%First Lieutenant, September 1861 - October 1861; Captain, May 1862 - June 1862)
  • Metcalf, Samuel (Sergeant, September 1861 - April 1862)
  • Mitchell, James A (#Fourth Sergeant/Sergeant, October 1861 - October 1864)
  • Mynard, Silas C. (Corporal, March 1865 - July 1865)
  • Peggs, Robert (#Corporal, June 1865 - July 1865)
  • Pelton, Phineas S (Corporal, September 1861 - September 1862; Sergeant, September 1862 - November 1864; First Sergeant, November 1864 - July 1865)
  • Potter, W Edgar (%First Sergeant/Sergeant, September 1861 - October 1863; First Sergeant, October 1863 - January 1864; First Sergeant/Sergeant, January 1864 - May 1864)
  • Prentice, William W. (Corporal, January 1865 - June 1865; Sergeant, June 1865 - July 1865)
  • Quackenbush, David (^Corporal, January 1864 - July 1865)
  • Reddish, Adelbert William (Corporal, September 1861 - September 1861; Corporal, February 1864 - July 1865)
  • Richards, Henry C. (Corporal, September 1861 - March 1862)
  • Riggs, Robert (#Corporal, June 1865 - July 1865)
  • Robertson, Albert Clark (Captain/Sergeant, September 1861 - November 1862; First Sergeant, November 1862 - June 1863; Second Lieutenant, June 1863 - June 1863)
  • Robinson, Henry B. (Quartermaster Sergeant, October 1861 - October 1862; Quartermaster Sergeant/Second Master Sergent, September 1864 - June 1865; Quatermaster Sergeant, June 1865 - July 1865)
  • Rogers, John (Corporal, December 1864 - 1865)
  • Ruders, James H (#^Musician, September 1861 - March 1864; Bugler, March 1864 - July 1865)
  • Satterlee, Oel D. (Blacksmith, September 1864 - December 1864)
  • Shaw, Joseph P. (Sergeant, October 1862 - October 1864; First Sergeant, October 1864 - February 1865; Sergeant, February 1865 - June 1865)
  • Sherwin, Jacob (Wagoner, September 1861 - April 1862)
  • Skiff, Albert O (Sergeant, September 1861 - September 1862; Comm Sergeant, September 1862 - January 1864)
  • Skiff, Albert Oscar (Sergeant, September 1861 - September 1862; Comm Sergeant, September 1862 - January 1864)
  • Smith, Jacob Miller (Corporal, September 1861 - September 1861; Sergeant, September 1861 - September 1862; Corporal, September 1862 - June 1864; Sergeant, June 1864 - July 1865)
  • Stinson, Hiram (Captain/Chaplain/Corporal, September 1861 - May 1862; Chaplain/Captain, May 1862 - May 1862)
  • Strong, Henry S (Sergeant, September 1861 - October 1862)
  • Strong, Lorenzo (^%First Sergeant, September 1861 - September 1863)
  • Summey, Mortimer (^Bugler, September 1861 - October 1862; Quatermaster Sergeant, October 1862 - October 1864; First Lieutenant, October 1864 - July 1865)
  • Taylor, Nelson (^Corporal, November 1862 - October 1864)
  • Warren, Henry A (#Corporal, June 1864 - May 1865; Sergeant, May 1865 - July 1865)
  • Watson, James (Corporal, September 1862 - September 1863; Sergeant, September 1863 - December 1863)
  • Westlake, Jacob (Blacksmith, September 1861 - December 1863; Blacksmith, December 1863 - July 1865)
  • Wilder, Erastus H (Corporal, October 1861 - July 1862; Sergeant, July 1862 - December 1862)
  • Willis, Crandall (Wagoner, March 1864 - July 1865)
  • Witter, Alvin R. (Musician, September 1861 - April 1862)
  • Woodford, Solomon (Corporal, October 1864 - June 1865)

Soldier List: (#Prisoner Of War, ^Wounded, %=Died during war)