Chicopee Archives Online

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  • Collection: Soldier's Record, Town of Chicopee

Michael Moriarty
Born in Ireland_Son of Morris Moriarty_By occupation a Laborer_At the age of 19 on March 28, 1864, enlisted for one (1) year in the U.S. Navy_Unmarried.
Was sent on board receiving ship “North Carolina”, from which he was…

Patrick Donelan
Born in Ireland_Son of Patrick Donelan_by occupation a Harness-Maker_Unmarried_At the age of 19.

Maurice Phelan
Born in Ireland_Son of {Jas.} Phelan_Married_At the age of 25 years on Sept. 1, 1861, enlisted in the U.S. Navy for 3 years.
{???} first on board receiving Ship “North Carolina”, thence to Brooklyn Nay Yard, when after a stay of…

Richard Murphy
Born in Ireland_Son of Richard Murphy_Unmarried_At the age of 16, on 28 March, {1863}, enlisted for one (1) year in the U.S Navy as Landsman_{Occupation} at date of Enlsited a {Board-Treer}
Was first on duty on receiving ship…

Mitchell W. Paul
Born in state of New York_Son of Mitchell Paul_Married_By occupation a Mechanic_At the age of 25 years, in Aug. 1861, enlisted for 3 years in the 21st Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry, Company “F”_Rank Corporal.
He participated…

Lyman J. Paul
Born in N.Y. State_Son of Mitchell Paul_Unmarried_By occupation a Hostler_At the age of 19 years, in Aug. 1861, enlisted for 3 years in the 21st Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry, Company “B”_Rank Private.
He participated in the…

James H. Nickerson
Born in Chiocopee Falls_Son of Henry N. Nickerson_By occupation a Brass Finisher_At the age of 24 on 30 Dec’r, 1861, he enlisted for the regiment of Cavalry then forming for service on the frontier, at Readville, Mass., called…

William H. Martin
Born in Smithfield, R.I._Son of Wm. H. Martin_Idler at date of enlistement_Unmarried_At the age of 19, on enlisted as recruit in the 15th Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry_Date of Muster is unknown_Joined his regiment at Fortress…

Henry Dickinson
Born in Patterson, N.J._Son of Isaac Dickinson_by occupation a Painter_Married_At the age of 29 years on 12th March, 1862, enlisted for 3 years in the 1st Reg. Massachusetts Heavy Artillery, Company “D”.
This company, except for…

Arthur M. Burns
Born in Belfast, Ireland_Son of Arthur Burns_By occupation a Plumber_Married_At the age of 28 years on July 9, 1863, enlisted at Boston, Mass., for 3 years, in the United States Navy_Rank Second Fireman.
He was first sent to the…