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=== Brief History  ===
 
=== Brief History  ===
  
This regiment was organized at Camp Curtin, Harrisburg, July, 1861. It mustered out June 16, 1864. <ref>National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>
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This regiment was organized at Camp Curtin, Harrisburg, July, 1861. It mustered out June 16, 1864. <ref>National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>
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For more information on the history of this unit, see:<br>
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*The Civil War Archive section, [http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/unpainf1.htm#7thres 7th Regiment Reserves Infantry], (accessed 13 September 2012).<br>
  
 
=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===
 
=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===
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Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.  
 
Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.  
  
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Field and staff Officers -[http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/7thres/7thresofficers.html See Roster ]
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Company A - Men recruited in Cumberland County - See[http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/7thres/7threscoa.html Roster]
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Company B - Men recruited in Perry County - See [http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/7thres/7threscob.html Roster]
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Company C - Men recruited in Lebanon County - See [http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/7thres/7threscoc.html Roster]
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Company D - Men recruited in Clinton County - See [http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/7thres/7threscod.html Roster]
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Company E - Men recruited in Philadelphia County - See[http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/7thres/7threscoe.html Roster]
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Company F - Men recruited in Luzerne County - See [http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/7thres/7threscof.html Roster]
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Company G - Men recruited in Philadelphia County - See[http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/7thres/7threscog.html Roster]
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Company H - Men recruited in Cumberland County - See [http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/7thres/7threscoh.html Roster]<br>  
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Company I - Men recruited in Berks County and Lebanon County - See [http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/7thres/7threscoi.html Roster]
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Company K - Men recruited in Philadelphia County - See[http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/7thres/7threscok.html Roster]
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Unassigned men - See[http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/7thres/7thresunassigned.html Roster]
  
 
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The [http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database] lists 1,786 men on its roster for this unit. [http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-soldiers.htm?submitted=1&SDunitCode=UPA0007RIR Roster].
  
 
=== &nbsp;&nbsp;Other Sources  ===
 
=== &nbsp;&nbsp;Other Sources  ===
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*[[United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865|United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865]] describes and explains United States and Confederate States records, rather than state records, and how to find them. These include veterans’ censuses, compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc. <br>
 
*[[United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865|United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865]] describes and explains United States and Confederate States records, rather than state records, and how to find them. These include veterans’ censuses, compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc. <br>
  
*PaRoots describes the organization of this regiment. It also gives a history of battles and rosters for each company.
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*[http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/7thres/7hresorg.html PaRoots] describes the organization of this regiment. It also gives a history of battles and rosters for each company.Includes a diary of prison life at Antietem and Florence and additional references.<br>
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*Faller, Leo W., John I. Faller, and Milton Embick Flower. "''Dear Folks at Home: The Civil War Letters of Leo W. and John I. Faller, with an Account of Andersonville"''. (Carlisle, Pa: Cumberland County Historical Society, 1963).[http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=mdp.39015004171727 Hathi Trust].&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/dear-folks-at-home-the-civil-war-letters-of-leo-w-and-john-i-faller-with-an-account-of-andersonville/oclc/2004442&referer=brief_results Other Libraries]<br>
  
 
=== References  ===
 
=== References  ===

Latest revision as of 02:22, 9 January 2013

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Contents

Brief History

This regiment was organized at Camp Curtin, Harrisburg, July, 1861. It mustered out June 16, 1864. [1]

For more information on the history of this unit, see:

Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin

Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.

Field and staff Officers -See Roster

Company A - Men recruited in Cumberland County - SeeRoster

Company B - Men recruited in Perry County - See Roster

Company C - Men recruited in Lebanon County - See Roster

Company D - Men recruited in Clinton County - See Roster

Company E - Men recruited in Philadelphia County - SeeRoster

Company F - Men recruited in Luzerne County - See Roster

Company G - Men recruited in Philadelphia County - SeeRoster

Company H - Men recruited in Cumberland County - See Roster

Company I - Men recruited in Berks County and Lebanon County - See Roster

Company K - Men recruited in Philadelphia County - SeeRoster

Unassigned men - SeeRoster


The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database lists 1,786 men on its roster for this unit. Roster.

  Other Sources

  • Beginning United States Civil War Research gives steps for finding information about a Civil War soldier. It covers the major records that should be used. Additional records are described in ‘Pennsylvania in the Civil War’ and ‘United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865’ (see below).
  • National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, is searchable by soldier's name and state. It contains basic facts about soldiers on both sides of the Civil War, a list of regiments, descriptions of significant battles, sources of the information, and suggestions for where to find additional information.
  • Pennsylvania in the Civil War describes many sources, specifically for Pennsylvania, and how to find them. These include compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.
  • United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865 describes and explains United States and Confederate States records, rather than state records, and how to find them. These include veterans’ censuses, compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.
  • PaRoots describes the organization of this regiment. It also gives a history of battles and rosters for each company.Includes a diary of prison life at Antietem and Florence and additional references.
  • Faller, Leo W., John I. Faller, and Milton Embick Flower. "Dear Folks at Home: The Civil War Letters of Leo W. and John I. Faller, with an Account of Andersonville". (Carlisle, Pa: Cumberland County Historical Society, 1963).Hathi TrustOther Libraries

References

  1. National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010).

 

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