12th Ohio Volunteer Infantry - Company H



SOLDIER'S NAME RANK AGE REMARKS

Adkins, John W Pvt 23  
Allen, Charles L Cpl 23 Chaplain
Atkinson, Thomas J 1st LT 23  
Bendle, William Pvt 23 Cpl. transferred to Co. K, 1 Jul 1864
Blair, George W Cpl 20 (1860 census 13 years old)
Bliel, Frederick Pvt 18  
Boswell, Albert T Pvt 19  
Bradford, James H Pvt 23  
Bradford, Joseph M Pvt 24  
Brady, Thomas H Pvt 25  
Brafford, Thomas J Pvt    
Brown, Ashley Capt 28 The Battle of Scarry Creek, by Terry Lowery, pg 126; 163: 17 Jul Captain Ashley Brown, Co. D, 12th OVI remained to attend to Norton
Burk, Samuel Cpl 19 Died 14 Nov 1861 from wounds received 12 Nov 1861at Gauley Bridge
Burnett, James W Pvt 21 Wounded and captured at Cloyd's Mountain
Campbell, John B Pvt   mustered in 4 Jun 1861; resigned 22 Dec 1861
Carey, William B Pvt   died 26 Feb 1865 in Rebel Prison
Carpenter, John E Pvt 19 promoted to Hospital Steward 1 Jul 1862 and transferred to Field and Staff
Case, Richard B Pvt 33  
Cochran, Charles A Musician 12 mustered out with company 11 Jul 1864
Cochran, Samuel WB Pvt 36  
Collins, William Pvt 34 discharged 8 Oct 1862 at Gallipolis, OH on Surgeon's certificate of disability
Conrad, Henry Pvt 21  
Creekbaum, Marshall Pvt 18  
Culter, William H Pvt 21  
Curtis, John 2nd Lt 25  
Dawson, John G Sgt 19 transferred to C0 K, 23rd OVI 1 Jul 1864; killed 25 Aug 1865 in action at Halltown, VA
Devore, William W Pvt 20  
Dowdney, John C Pvt 30  
Edmundson, Samuel Q Sgt 29  
Evans, George MD Pvt    
Evans, Thomas W Pvt 18 discharged 29 Dec 1862 at Cincinnati, OH on Surgeon's certificate of disability
Fisher, Henry Pvt 20  
Frame, James T Pvt 20  
Gaddis, Thomas C Pvt 20  
Goodard, Calvin 1st Lt   never on duty with regiment. (See Co. A 9 Jan 1862. Assigned to Company but never with regiment. Promoted to Lt. Col. and Asst. Adj. Gen. 9 Jan 1863 and transferred to staff of Brig. Gen. Rosecrans).
Greiner, Adam Pvt 24 discharged 9 Feb 1863 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co. WV on Surgeon's Certificate of disablity
Hall, William Pvt 22  
Havens, Peter Pvt 26  
Head, Adam R Sgt 23  
Helm, Ephraim M Pvt 18 killed 20 Jun 1864
Herzog, Jacob Pvt 19 captured at Raleigh, WV 31 Jan 1864; mustered out at Cleveland, OH 25 Jan 1865
Hill, Thomas F 1st Lt 24  
Hudson, John B Pvt 20  
Jacobs, Albert Pvt 22  
Johns, Joseph M Pvt 29 wounded at Charleston, WV
Johnson, George K Pvt 22  
Jones, Aaron Pvt 20  
Jones, John Pvt 18  
Kaufman, George Pvt 18 mustered as musician; discharged for wounds received at Battle of Bull Run Bridge, VA, 27 Aug 1862
Kaufman, Valentine Pvt 20 appointed musician, date unknown, and transferred to Field and Staff
Kelley, Albert L Pvt 23 captured at Raleigh C. H., WV 31 Jan 1864
Kelley, Fergus Pvt 27 died 17 Jul 1862 in hospital in Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., OH
Kincaid, Daniel O Pvt 20 mustered in 4 June 1861; mustered out with company 11 Jul, 1864; enumerated in Census OH, Brown Co.; Union Twp. 3 Jul , 1860' pg 257, dwelling and family 266 with father Matthew (son of Samuel, a War of 1812 Veteran) age 67, b.in PA; mother, Louisa, age 54, b. VA and children all born in OHIO: Joseph 29; Sarah E. 28; Daniel O. 17; Robert J. 14; Charles T. 13; Chelsea 11
Kirk, John S Pvt 18 discharged 11 April 1863 at Columbus, OHIO for wounds received in action
Leonard, Francis M Pvt 20  
Liggett, Algernon S Pvt 33 promoted to Lt. Col. 70th OVI 10 Nov 1861; name also spelled Leggett ("...who afterwards fell gallantly at Stone River").
Liggett, Henry Field Pvt 18 promoted to 1st Lt. Co. A 59th OVI 26 Sep 1861; resigned 1 Apr. 1862; name also spelled Leggett. Henry rejoined the army at some point, because in the 1883 History of Brown Co. OH by Beers, sketch of his father, Archibald, it is stated Henry Field Legggett of the United States Army
Liggett, William Wirt Capt 25 promoted to Capt 31 Mar 1862, died 20 Sep 1862 from wounds received at South Mountain, MD. 14 Sep 1862
Lindsey, Jerome B Pvt 22 discharged 29 Nov. 1862 at Cincinnati on Surgeon's Certificate of disability
Linn, John Pvt 19  
Lowell, Alexander W Pvt 25 discharged 10 Jan 1863 at Fayetteville, WV on Surgeon's cetificate of disability
Lowery, Theophilous Pvt 18  
Lynch, Richard G Pvt 18  
Mayfield, Salem G Pvt 25 transferred to Co. K 23rd OVI; killed 24 Jul in Battle of Winchester, VA; veteran
McAaque, William H Pvt 41  
McClurg, Cyrus (Silas) Pvt 20 discharged 18 Dec 1861 on Surgeon's certificate of disability
McDaniel, George Pvt 21 no record
McKish, James H Pvt 19 died at Ripley OH 13 Jun 1863
McNish, John K Cpl 23  
Newton, James M Pvt 24  
Osborn, John W Pvt 26  
Palmer, Gideon Pvt 19  
Palmer, Hiram O Pvt 19  
Palmer, James H 2nd Lt 20 captured at the Battle of Cloyd's Mountain 9 May 1864
Pangburn, Samuel Sgt 19  
Patterson, Henry H Pvt 20 discharged on Surgeon's certificate of disability 9 Jun 1862
Phillips, Hugh E Pvt 32 wounded and captured at the Battle of Cloyd's Mountain 9 May 1864
Poe, William F Pvt 35 no record
Porter, John QA Pvt 18  
Ramsey, William W Pvt 23 discharged on Surgeon's Certificate of disability 8 Aug 1862 at Gallipolis, OH
Reed, Thomas J Jr Pvt 21  
Reichman, Jacob Pvt 34 died 19 Sep 1862 from wounds received from 17 Sep 1862 at Battle of Antietam, MD.
Reith, Robert Pvt 22 died from wounds received 8 Jun 1863 while on fatigue duty
Ridgeway, George B Pvt 20  
Riedel, Charles E Pvt 24 appointed Principle Musician 30 April 1863 and transferred to Field and Staff
Riffle, John Pvt 26 transferred to veteran's reserve corps May 1864
Riggs, William Pvt 32 discharged 10 Jan 1863 at Fayetteville, WV on Surgeon's certificate of disability
Shaw, George W Pvt 21 mustered out with company 11 Jul 1864; buried Maplewood Cemetery, Ripley, Ohio
Smitson, William T 1stSgt 25 appointed Cpl. 1 Nov 1862; 1st Sgt. 11 Mar 1864; mustered out with company 11 Jul 1864; 1860 OH Brown Co census: enum with father Thomas H., 56, b. MD; mother Elizabeth, 49, b. PA; William's age 25, b. OH,; occupation was "carder"; brothers G. H. 22; Charles B. 6; and sisters: Elizabeth, 14; Louisa F. 11; Helena O. 9; and Emma B. 3
Steimer, Leopold Pvt 23 15 Mar 1862
Stiner, ____     transferred to Co. K 23rd OVI 1 Jul ; mustered out with company 26 Jul 1865, veteran
Stivers, George A Pvt 19 04 Jun 1861 mustered out with company 11 Jul 1964; 1860 OH Brown Co census Ripley, Union Twp; dwelling/family 7: enum with father S. W. Stivers 53, b. OH; mother Mary 53, b. VA; George age 18, clerk b. OH; sister Nancy A. 13, b. OH; Buried in Maplewood Cemetery, Ripley, Brown Co. OH
Sutton, Thomas Pvt 18 04 Jun 1861 No record
Thompson, John T Pvt 20 04 Jun 1861 transferred to Co. K 23rd OVI 1 Jul 1864; captured 9 May 1864, at Battle of Cloyd's Mountain, VA; transferred from Co. H, 12th OVI, 1 Jul 1864, while a prisoner of war; mustered out 12 Jul 1865, by order of War Department; veteran
Tibbals, Horatio G 1st Lt 29 25 Jun 1861 (served with Companies I (Sgt- 2nd Lt.), D (1st Lt.), and after H went to Co. C as a Capt.; mustered out with company 11 Jul 1864
Torrence, Clinton C Pvt 22 19 Jun 1861 mustered out with company 11 Jul 1864; 1860 OH Brown Co Census: enum with mother Jemimah 41, C.C. 21 Blacksmith, Eliza 16 , James 14 (all b. OH); 1870 OH Brown Co Census: enum with mother Jemima 50, Clinton C. 32, Jour. eng. bldr, Liza 25, James A. 22 (all b. OH)
Trautman, Jacob Pvt 34 04 Jun 1861 mustered out with company 11 Jul 1864; 1860 OH Brown Co Union Twp. Ripley La Fayette Hotel: Jacob Trautman, age 34, Bavaria, tailor [note: there is a 14 year old Mary Trautman enum with a New family] ; buried in the Maplewood Cemeter, Ripley, Brown Co. OH
Voorhees, Charles D Pvt 18 wounded and captured at Battle of Cloyd's Mountain, VA 9 May 1864; mustered out at Columbus, OH25 Oct 1864
Ward, James ED Pvt 24  
Watson, George W Pvt 24  
Weaton, Samuel Pvt 24  
Wiles, Christian F Cpl 37 appointed Cpl. from wagoner 1 Mar 1864; transferred to Co. K 230th OVI 1 Jul 1864
Wilhelm, Jacob Pvt 36  
Yockey, Philip Pvt 24 No record
Zerold, John G Pvt 36 discharged on Surgeon's certificate of disability 8 Oct 1862


Contributed by Nikki Nickell, great-great-granddaughter of Samuel Q Edmundson



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