CHERRY CREEK CIVIL WAR SOLDIERS

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WAR RECORD

THIS book would not be complete without the mention of the patriotism and loyalty shown by our citizens during the Civil war. We lost many noble souls during those years of the nation's peril and we love to honor their names and memory. The following is a complete record of officers, soldiers and seamen composing the quota of the troops furnished the United States by the Town of Cherry Creek:

S. M. Sweet, priv. Co. K. 112th reg. enlisted Aug. 25, 1862, discharged Dec. 12, 1864. Ensign Northrup, priv. Co. K, 112th reg., enlisted Aug. 28, 1862, discharged May 26, 1865, Marion Gardiner, priv. 112th reg., Co. K. enlisted Aug. 25, 1862, died on Pelley Island, S. C., Oct. 30, 1863. John M. Green, Corp. 112th reg., Co K, enlisted Aug. 25, 1862, discharged June 13, 1865. Alonzo Carr, serg. 112th reg., Co. K, enlisted Aug. 28, 1862, discharged June 11, 1865. Franklin Bullock, priv. 112th reg., Co. C, enlisted Aug. 23, 1862, killed Oct. 27, 1864. Chas. Bullock, priv. 11th reg., Co. E, enlisted Sept. 2, 1864, discharged June 4, 1865. Geo. Hadley, corp. 112th reg., Co. K, enlisted Aug. 26, 1862, discharged July 22,1865. Artemus Hall, corp. 112th reg., Co. K, enlisted Aug 28, 1862, discharged from service on account of wounds. S. V. Mount, priv. 112th reg., Co. K, enlisted Aug. 28, 1862, killed in battle Jan. 15, 1865. Everit Shattuck, priv. 112th reg., Co. K, enlisted Aug. 25, 1862, died in hospital near Fortress Monroe. Va.. July 20, 1863. Geo. F. Mount, 1st lieut. 112th reg, Co. K, enlisted Aug. 25,1862, killed while on picket duty Aug. 25, 1864. Joseph Dewherse, priv. 9th reg., Co. K, enlisted Sept. 3,1864, discharged June 2, 1865. Chas. W. Mount, Corp. 112th reg., Co. C, enlisted Aug. 1, 1862, discharged July 1, 1865. N.B. Richardson, priv. 112th reg., Co. C, discharged June 13, 1865. A. Lawrence, Jr., priv. sharpshooter Co. 7, drafted Aug. 19, 1863, discharged July 21, 1865. Orton Hill, corp. 194th reg., Co. F., enlisted March 28, 1865, discharged May 3, 1865. Reuben Bullock priv. 9th reg., Co. K, enlisted Sept. 11, 1864, killed by guerillas at Berrysville, Va., Aug. 13, 1862. Peter Bullock, priv. 9th reg., Co. K, enlisted Sept. 11, 1861, discharged Oct. 25, 1864 Jas. H. Bullock, capt 112th reg., Co. C, enlisted Aug. 1, 1832, discharged Dec. 28, 1863. Richard Bullock, Capt. 9th reg. Co. K, enlisted Jan. 5, 1862, discharged July 17 1864, Franklin Bronson, priv. 112th reg., Co. K, enlisted Aug. 3l, 1862, died at Suffolk, Va., Feb. 26, 1863. O. C. Myres, priv. 112th regt., Co. C, enlisted Aug. 9, 1862, discharged June 13, 1865. L.H. Reade, priv. 112th reg. Co. K, enlisted Aug. 27, 1862 (X). Gideon S. Bannister, priv. 112th reg., Co. C, enlisted Aug. 9, 1862, discharged Aug. 12, 1865. C. J. Emery, sarg. 100th reg., Co. H, enlisted Oct. 23, 1861, discharged June, 30, 1865. Royal W. Powers, priv. 112th reg., Co. K, enlisted Aug. 30, 1862, discharged June 30, 1865. G.A.S. Kent, corp. 100th reg., Co. H, enlisted Oct. 10, 1861, discharged Sept. 10, 1832. Willard King, corp. 112th reg., Co. C, enlisted Aug. 1, 1862, died Nov. 14, 1864. Felson Woodworth. priv. 112th reg., Co. K, enlisted Aug. 23, 1862, discharged June 13,1865. Lyman Briggs. priv. 112th reg , Co. K, enlisted Aug. 28, 1862, died in the city of Buffalo April 24, 1865. Ransom Briggs, priv. 100th reg., Co. H. enlisted Oct. 23, 1861, discharged Jan. 30, 1865. Richard M. Frew priv. 9th reg , Co. I, enlisted Aug. 29, 1864, discharged Jun. 1, 1865. Oscar Brown, priv. 112th reg., Co. C, enlisted Aug. 11, 1862, discharged June 13, 1865. S.A Ferrin, sarg. 112th reg., Co. C, enlisted Aug. 4, 1862, discharged Sept. 13, 1865. Wm. Ferrin, priv. 112th reg., Co. K, enlisted Aug. 25, 1862, died Aug. 1, 1864, at New Orleans, La. Edward Grave, enlisted Dec. 30, 1863, (X). Isaac James, enlisted Dec. 30, 1863, (X). Thos. Benjamin, enlisted Dec. 31, 1863, (X). Geo. Cooper, enlisted Dec. 31. 1863, (X). Robert Wathner, enlisted Dec. 31. 1863, (X). Wm. D. Hall, enlisted Jan 6, 1864, (X). Mark Dow (sub.), enlisted Aug. 21, 1864, (X). Walter Wilcox (sub.), enlisted Aug. 24, 1864, (X). Jacob VanWormer (sub.), enlisted Aug. 24, 1864, (X). Frank Chapman enlisted Aug. 27, 1864, (X). Geo. Bemis, enlisted Sept. 1, 1864, (X). Leroy H. Davis, enlisted Sept. 1, 1864 (X). John Dotton (sub.), enlisted Feb. 15, 1865, (X). Thos. Smith (sub.), enlisted Feb. 16 1865, (X). Douglas Wishart (sub.), enlisted Feb. 16, 1865, (X). Robt. Denbir (sub.), enlisted Feb. 16, l865, (X). Senaca LeBarron, enlisted Feb. 18, 1864, (X). John M. Good (sub.), enlisted Feb. 23, 1865, (X). Hiram LeBarron, 90th reg., re-enlisted March 1, 1865, (X). John LeBarron, 90th reg. enlisted March 8, 1835, (X). S. M. Vincent, 21st reg., enlisted March 21, 1865 (X). David Hartmore 21st reg., enlisted March 21.1865, (X). John Crowley, 21st reg., enlisted April 1.1865, (X). A.J. Losee, priv. 112th reg., Co. K, enlisted Aug. 25 1862, died at Suffolk. Va., Oct. 23, 1832. Chas. Mann, priv. 19th reg. Co. F, enlisted March 28, 1865. discharged May 3, 1865. John Brown Corp. 9th reg, Co. K, enlisted Jan. 29, 1864, discharged June 17,1865. O.C. Powers, priv. 148th reg., Co. K, enlisted Jan. 14, 1864, discharged Aug. 2, 1865, John W. Lawrence, Commissary 9th reg., Co. K, enlisted Dec. 20, 1863, discharged July 17,1865. F A Phillips, sharp-shooter, date of enlistment unknown, died at Suffolk. Va., Feb. 17, 1862. Geo Bentley, priv. 112th reg., Co. K, enlisted Aug. 16, 1862, discharged July 24, 1863. Geo. W. Phillips, priv. 6th reg., Co K, enlisted Sept. 1, 1862, died at Washington. D.C., July 6, 1862. Jas H. Wheeler. 1st sarg. 112th reg., Co. C. enlisted July 28, 1862, discharged June 13, 1865. A.H. Button, 2nd lieut., enlisted Aug., 1862, date of discharge unknown. J.W. Boys, priv. 112th reg, Co. K, enlisted Aug. 28, 1862, discharged June 13, 1865. John F. Oakes, priv. 112th reg., Co K, enlisted Aug. 28,1862, discharged Jan. 15, 1865. A.R. Gould, Corp. 112th reg., Co. K, enlisted Aug. 28, 1862, killed on battle field June 1,1864. N.K. Pierce, priv. 112th reg., Co. C, enlisted Aug. 1, 1862, died at General Hospital. Long Island, April 8, 1862. H.B. Gilbert priv. 72nd reg.. Co. D, enlisted May 23, 1861, discharged June 20, 1864. Cornelious VanWormer, priv. 72nd reg., Co. D, enlisted May 23, 1861 discharged June 10, 1864. E.L. Rowe, 72nd reg., Co D enlisted May 23, 1861, killed instantly at the Battle of Williamsburg, Va., May 5, 1862. Perry Ells, priv. 9th reg., Co. K, enlisted Jan. 5, 1864, died at Cherry Creek July 25, 1864 Wm. N Ells, sharp-shooter, priv. 9th reg Co K enlisted Oct. 15, 1861, discharged Dec. 19, 1863, re-enlisted, sarg. 9th reg., Co. K, Dec. 19, 1863 discharged July 17, 1865. Jacob VanHousen. 72nd reg Co. K, enlisted May 28, 1861 (X). Wm. Crumb, priv. 9th reg., Co. K, enlisted Sept. 5, 1864 discharged June 1, 1865. John Grisley, corp 49th reg., Co. I, enlisted Aug. 13, 1861, discharged Jan. 15, 1863, re-enlisted Jan. 5 1863, killed at the battle of Cold Harbor, Va., May 12, 1864. Tax Hunting, Corp. 49th reg Co I, enlisted Aug. 13, 1861, discharged Jan. 15, 1863, re-enlisted Jan. 15, 1863, killed at or near Cold Harbor. Alrah Hunting, 49th reg., Co. I, enlisted Aug 13, 1863, died at hospital, Alexandra, Va. date of death unknown. Henry Porter, 72nd reg. Co. D, enlisted May 23, 1861, discharged June 13, 1861. Moses A. Ellis, priv. 112th reg., Co. K, enlisted Aug. 2, 1862, discharged June 13, 1865. J.K. Phillips, corp. 9th reg., Co. K, en-listed Sept. 11, 1861, discharged Dec. 6, 1863, re-enlisted, Corp. 9th reg., Co. K, Dec. 20, 1863, discharged July 17, 1865. O.B. Bennett, priv. 6th reg., Co. K. enlisted Oct. 8,1861. discharged Dec. 19, 1863, re-enlisted, capt. 9th reg., Co. K, Dec. 20, 1863, discharged June 16, 1865. Henry Bennett, priv. 9th reg., Co. K, enlisted Sept. 11, 1861, discharged Dec. 19, 1863, re-enlisted, priv 9th reg., Co. K. Dec. 20. 1863, discharged July 17, 1865. Daniel Nichols, priv. 112th reg., Co. K, enlisted Aug. 28, 1862, discharged July 13, 1864. A.O. Hill. priv. 9th reg., Co. K, enlisted unknown, died at David's Island, New York Harbor, June 5, 1862. Samuel McKelva, sarg. 46th reg., Co. I, enlisted Aug. 13, 1861, discharged Jan. 15, 1863. Alonzo Powers, priv. 112th reg., Co. K, enlisted Aug. 25, 1862, discharged July 1, 1865. Oscar Howard, priv. 9th reg., Co. K, enlisted Jan. 28, 1864, died at Richmond, Va., date unknown. S.W. Lewis, priv. 112th reg. Co K, enlisted Aug. 29, 1862. discharged Oct. 27, 1864. C.L. Ryther, drafted Aug. 19, 1863, taken prisoner and afterwards discharged in June, 1865. Robert White (sub.), enlisted Aug. 19, 1863, (X). R.J. Randall (sub.), enlisted Aug. 19, 1863, date of discharge unknown. Wm. Fox, enlisted Dec. 30, 1863, (X). Wm Merritt. enlisted Dec. 30, 1863 (X). H.S. Putnam. 13th reg., Co. C., enlisted Aug. 12, 1863, died at Dunkirk, N.Y., Dec. 9, 1863. Sylvester Hall, priv. 9th reg., Co. P, enlisted Nov. 5, 1861 discharged Dec. 20, 1863, re-enlisted Dec. 20, 1863, discharged July 31, 1865. Isaac Brown, priv. 9th reg., Co. F, enlisted Nov. 5, 1861, discharged April 9, 1862. Robert James (sub.), enlisted Aug. 30 1864 date of discharge unknown. Franklin James (sub.), enlisted Aug. 30, 1864, (X). Chas. O. Morian. sarg. 21st reg., Co. 13, enlisted April 6, 1861, discharged May 10, 1863. Geo. W. Burdick, priv. 22nd reg., Co. K, enlisted Jan. 28, 1884, discharged Aug. 1, 1865. Lewis James, priv. 9th reg., Co. K, enlisted Oct. 4, 1861, discharged Dec. 19, 1863, re-enlisted Dec. 20, 1863 discharged July 20, 1865. Wm. Johnson, priv. 112th reg., Co. G, enlisted Aug. 11, 1862, died at Portsmouth, Va., July 29 1863. Joseph Wells, en-listed April 1, 1865, date of discharge unknown. Chas. T. Reade, 1st sarg. 112th reg., Co. C, mustered Sept. 11, 1862, discharged Dec. 5, 1864. Wayne Billings, corp. 112th reg., Co. C, mustered Sept. 11, 1862, (X). Orin Johnson, 9th reg.. Co. K, enlisted Sept. 11, 1861, discharged Dec. 20, 1863, re-enlisted Dec. 20, 1863, (X). Lyman Johnson corp. 9th reg., Co. K, enlisted Sept. 11, 1861, discharged Dec. 20, 1863, re-enlisted Dec. 20, 1863, discharged July 4, 1865. Arza Bullock, priv. 9th reg. Co. K. enlisted Jan. 28, 1864, died at Cherry Creek Aug. 9, 1864. Joseph Bullock, priv. 7th reg., Co. K. enlisted Jan. 26, 1864, discharged July 17, 1865. Wm. VanWormer priv. 194th reg., Co. F, enlisted April 15, 1865, discharged May 3, 1865. James McCrockle enlisted Dec. 30, 1863.

The war expenses of the town of Cherry Creek from April 15, 1861, to Nov., 1865, were $27,317.85.

(X) Date of discharge unknown.


NAVAL SERVICE

L.O. Brigham. enlisted Aug. 25 1864 died in Brooklyn Oct. 28, 1874. Morriss Fitzgerald, enlisted Sept. 3. 1864, and died at Smithland, Ky., of consumption. Levi Smith (sub.), enlisted September 2, 1864. discharged, and died at Smithland, Ky. Jan., 1865. Wm. Shannon. priv., enlisted Sept. 2, 1864, discharged June 18, 1865. Geo. W. Oswold, priv.. enlisted Sept. 2, 1864, discharged June 13, 1865. Norman Thomas priv., enlisted Aug. 25, 1861. W.M. Hyatt, priv., enlisted Aug. 25, 1864. Geo. W. Northrup priv., enlisted Aug. 25, 1864. Thos. Morian, enlisted Aug. 25, 1864. W.S. Gardiner, priv., enlisted Aug. 25, 1864. Chas. D. Spenser, priv., enlisted Sept. 3 1864, discharged June 25, 1865. H.W. Hildum, enlisted Aug. 25, 1864. Russ Jones (sub.), enlisted Oct. 13, 1864.


SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR

Clare E. Kent, enlisted at Leavenworth, Kan., in 1887 in Co. G, 18th U. S. Infantry served five years and reenlisted in Co. E, served three years and two months and re-enlisted in Co. A. He went to Manila with the first consignment, where he is now regimental quartermaster sergeant.

R. Francis Adams, enlisted iii the spring of 1899 in Co. A, 30th U. S. volunteers. He is now in the Philippine Islands and is company clerk.

Earl R. Martin, enlisted in October, 1899, in Co. K, 46th regiment, U. S. volunteers. he is now in Manilla.

Harley Slocum, enlisted October, 1899, in Co. K. 46th regiment. U. S. Volunteers. He is now in Manila, a member of the regimental band.

Claude G. Bannister, enlisted July, 1896, as a private of Co. B, 8th U.S. Infantry. He was killed at Havana, March 16, 1899. His remains were brought to Cherry Creek for interment Feb. 21. 1900.