John Wesley Raymor

b. 3 March 1842, d. 26 March 1930
  • Father: John Raymore b. 27 Oct 1802, d. 12 May 1879
  • Mother: Alzina Aldrich b. 26 Feb 1804, d. 5 Jul 1872
  • Company: F
  • John Wesley Raymor was born on 3 Mar 1842 at Williamson, Wayne County, New York, son of John Raymore and Alzina Aldrich.
  • Westly J. Raymor was enumerated in the household of John Raymore and Alzina Aldrich in the 1850 US Federal Census on 20 Aug 1850 at Ontario, Wayne County, New York, as:
    John Raymor, 45, farmer, b. VT
    Elthina, 44, b. NY
    Edward, 18, farmer, b. NY
    Andrew, 13, b. NY
    Ann V., 11, b. NY
    **Westly J., 9, b. NY
    Samuel, 6, b. NY
    Isabella, 2, b. NY.
  • Edward Aldrich Raymore his elder brother, served in the 24th Michigan Infantry, Co. B.
  • At the time of his enlistment in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, in 1862, John gave his occupation as shoemaker.

  • On 22 Jan 1862 John mustered into service with the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, being credited to the quota of North Brookfield, Worcester County, Massachusetts. He was 19 years, 10 months and 19 days old.
  • On 17 Sep 1862 John was wounded at The Battle of Antietam, Washington County, Maryland.
  • On 19 Feb 1863 John ended military service with the 15th Massachusetts at Falmouth, Stafford County, Virginia, due to disability.

  • He made application for a veteran's pension on 26 Jun 1863, and received certificate number 80288.
  • Starting 21 Dec 1863, John also served in the 4th Massachusetts Cavalery, Co. C.
  • On 20 Oct 1865 John was promoted to Commissary Sergeant.
  • He ended his service with the 4th Massachusetts Cavalry by mustering out on 14 Nov 1865.
  • On 4 May 1869 John Wesley Raymor, 27, married Mary H. Horry, 16, at Davis County, Kansas.
  • John Wesley Raymor and Mary H. Horry were enumerated in the 1870 US Federal Census on 1 Dec 1870 at Junction City P. O., Davis, Davis County, Kansas, as:
    Raymour, John W., 27, farmer, $200 real estate, $400 personal estate, b. NY, married in Dec (sic)
    ---, Mary, 18, b. NY, married in Dec (sic.)
  • In 1886 John Wesley Raymor was included in the Civil War memorial publication at North Brookfield, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • He and Mary H. Horry were enumerated in the 1900 US Federal census in Jun 1900 at Junction City, Geary County, Kansas, as:
    John W Raymour, 58. b. Mar 1842 in NY
    Mary H., 47, b. Feb 1853 in England
    Neva M., 17
    Ethel R., 16
    William H., 14
    Willard, 74, brother, b. Apr 1826 in NY, widower.
  • John Wesley Raymor died on 26 Mar 1930 at Junction City, Geary County, Kansas, of Bright's Disease. He was 88 years and 23 days old.
  • He was buried in Mar 1930 at Highland Cemetery, Junction City, Geary County, Kansas.
  • On 12 Apr 1930 Mary H. Horry received a pension to surviving family member in Kansas based on John's service; his wife, received certificate number A-8-2-30.
  • Mary, his wife, outlived John and died on 6 Feb 1933 at Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kansas, at age 79.
  • Last Edited: 19 Apr 2016

Family: Mary H. Horry b. 12 Feb 1853, d. 6 Feb 1933

  • Mary Raymor b. 11 Jan 1870, d. 8 Nov 1932
  • Willard Wesley N. Raymor b. 27 Sep 1871
  • George Raymor b. 10 Dec 1872, d. 13 Jul 1873
  • Daisy Belle Raymor b. 9 Feb 1874
  • Jessie M. Raymor b. 4 Jul 1876, d. before 1930
  • Nellie "Pearl" Raymor b. 12 Jan 1879
  • Neva Maude Raymor b. 6 Jul 1882
  • Ethel R. Raymor b. 11 Mar 1884, d. 12 Jan 1932
  • William H. Raymor b. 19 Nov 1885, d. 20 Aug 1912

Godfrey Redemann

b. 1817, d. 30 September 1862
  • Company: I
  • Godfrey Redemann was also known as Gottfried Redemann.
  • He was born about in 1817 at Hanover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
  • On 23 Jan 1840 Godfrey Redemann married Johanah Link, 31, at Kingdom of Hannover, Germany.
  • Godfrey Redemann and Johanah Link emigrated on 6 Jun 1853 from Germany sailing from Bremen to New York on the "Mathilde" with their three children.
  • On 24 Dec 1856, Godfrey was arrested. (click icon to read local newspaper accounts.)
  • He and Johanah Link were enumerated in the 1860 US Federal census on 13 Jul 1860 at Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, as:
    Godfrey Reydemann, 48, b. Germany
    Johanna, 52, b. Germany
    Frank, 14, b. Germany.
  • In 1861 Godfrey was living at Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • At the time of his enlistment in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, Godfrey gave his occupation as mason.

  • On 20 May 1861 Godfrey mustered into service with the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, being credited to the quota of Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts. He was 44 years old.
  • On 9 Nov 1861 Godfrey Redemann was mentioned, along with 95 other men of the 15th Massachusetts, in a report of 9 Nov 1861 to the Webster Times, by F. Q. Robinson, concerning the aftermath of Ball's Bluff and reporting his status.
  • On 17 Sep 1862 Godfrey was wounded at The Battle of Antietam, Washington County, Maryland, in the leg.
  • He died on 30 Sep 1862 at Sedgewick Hospital, Keitsville, Maryland, of wounds received at the Battle. He was 45 years old.
  • On 1 Oct 1862 Francis Carpenter, having visited the battlefield, wrote a letter to the Webster Times detailing the status of many men after the Battle of Antietam.
  • He was buried at Calvary Cemetery (North Village), Dudley, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • On 29 Nov 1862 Johanah Link received a pension to surviving family member based on Godfrey's service; and received certificate number 1378. (Noted: she signed the application with an "X.")
  • On 29 Sep 1863 Godfrey and Johanah's daughter, Louisa Elisabeth Redemann married Frederick H. C. Berger at Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for both.
  • On 20 Nov 1866 Godfrey and Johanah's daughter, Mary Rediman married Augustus Sellig at Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for both.
  • On 29 Nov 1869 Godfrey and Johanah's son, Francis Rediman married Hanora Boyle at Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for both.
  • Godfrey Redemann's surviving family was enumerated as Frederick H. C. Berger and Louisa Elisabeth Redemann living a couple doors apart in the 1870 US Federal Census on 17 Jun 1870 at Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, as:
    Berger, Frederick W., 34, works in woolen mill, b. Hanover
    ---, Louisa, 29, b. Hanover
    ---, Frederic, 4, b. MA
    ---, Elizabeth, 2, b. MA
    Redman, Joanna, 61, no occupation, b. Hanover
    and two doors away:
    Redman, Frank, 24, works in shoe factory, b. Hanover
    ---, Hanora, 22, b. Ireland.
  • Johanah Redemann was enumerated as the widow of Godfrey Redemann, of the 15th Massachusetts, in the 1890 Veterans' Schedules of the US Federal Census in Jun 1890 at Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • Johanah, his wife, outlived Godfrey and died on 15 Nov 1898 at Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, and an obituary was published at age 90.
  • On 30 May 1899, Johanah Link was dropped from the pension rolls.
  • On 17 Sep 1900 Godfried Reideman was included on the Civil War memorial at Antietam Battlefield, Sharpsburg, Maryland, as having died of his wounds received at the battle. (Read several articles from the Fitchburg Sentinel about the planning for the memorial.)
  • On 4 Jul 1907 Godfrey Redemann was included on the Civil War memorial at Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, according to an article in the Webster Times. See the "Documents" section at the main website for an account of the festivities of dedication.
  • On 23 Aug 1923, at "The Webster Times", Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, Louisa Elisabeth Redemann, his daughter, was the subject of an article.
  • Godfrey's daughter, Louisa Elisabeth Redemann, died and was buried in 1930 at Calvary Cemetery (North Village), Dudley, Worcester County, Massachusetts, at age 89 years.
  • Last Edited: 17 Aug 2016

Family: Johanah Link b. 8 Nov 1808, d. 15 Nov 1898

  • Louisa Elisabeth Redemann b. 23 Aug 1840, d. 1930
  • Maria Catherine Redemann b. 11 Mar 1843
  • Georg Gottlieb Franz "Frank" Redemann b. 7 Feb 1845, d. 1927

Thomas Redfern

b. between 1830 and 1831
  • Company: I
  • Thomas Redfern was born between 1830 - 1831 at England.
  • He emigrated on 12 Nov 1859 from Liverpool, England, age 31, a weaver, b. in England, arriving unaccompanied in Boston on the "Sam Laurence."
  • In 1861 Thomas was living at Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • At the time of his enlistment in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, Thomas gave his occupation as weaver.

  • On 20 May 1861 Thomas mustered into service with the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, being credited to the quota of Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • On 9 Nov 1861 Thomas Redfern was mentioned, along with 95 other men of the 15th Massachusetts, in a report of 9 Nov 1861 to the Webster Times, by F. Q. Robinson, concerning the aftermath of Ball's Bluff and reporting his status.
  • On 1 Mar 1862 Thomas ended military service with the 15th Massachusetts due to disability.

  • On 11 Apr 1863 at "The Webster Times", Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, Josiah Redfern was included in the published list of Oxford volunteers.
  • On 4 Jul 1907 Thomas Redfern was included on the Civil War memorial at Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, according to an article in the Webster Times. See the "Documents" section at the main website for an account of the festivities of dedication.
  • Last Edited: 17 Sep 2012

Bradley Reed

b. 10 May 1818, d. 13 November 1893
  • Company: E
  • Bradley Reed was born on 10 May 1818 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts, according to one record, however this needs confirmation.
  • On 15 Mar 1842 Daniel B. Reed, 23, married Martha Ellen Warden, 18, daughter of Henry Worden and Patty Waldo, at Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.
  • Bradley Reed and Martha Ellen Warden were enumerated in the 1860 US Federal census on 31 Jul 1860 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts, as:
    Daniel B. Reed, 42, shoemaker, b. MA
    Martha, 37, b. NH
    Mary, 15, b. MA (as were all children)
    George, 13
    Ella, 10
    Charles, 8
    Emma Reed, 3
    Francis, 1/2 (m.)
  • At the time of his enlistment in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, Bradley gave his occupation as laborer.

  • On 17 Dec 1861 Bradley mustered into service with the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, being credited to the quota of Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts. He was 43 years, 7 months and 7 days old.
  • On 26 Oct 1862 Bradley ended military service with the 15th Massachusetts due to disability.

  • On 11 Apr 1863 at "The Webster Times", Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, Bradley Reed was included in the published list of Oxford volunteers.
  • Starting 31 Dec 1863, Bradley also served in the 59th MA Regiment, Co. D.
  • On 15 May 1864 Bradley was wounded.
  • He ended his service with the 59th MA Regiment by transfer on 1 Jun 1865.
  • Starting 1 Jun 1865, Bradley also served in the 57th MA Regiment, Co. D.
  • He ended his service with the 57th MA Regiment on 30 Jul 1865 at Delaney House, Washington, DC.
  • He and Martha Ellen Warden were enumerated in the 1870 US Federal Census on 2 Aug 1870 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts, as:
    Reed, Daniel B., 52, works in shoe factory, b. MA
    ---, Martha A., 47, b. NH
    ---, Ella F., 20, works in shoe factory, b. MA (as were all the children)
    ---, Emma, 13, works in shoe factory
    ---, Charles B., 17, works in shoe factory
    ---, Frank A., 10.
  • On 30 Sep 1873 Bradley and Martha's daughter, Ella Frances Reed married William Forrest at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for both.
  • In 1879 Bradley was living at an unknown place.
  • On 5 Jul 1879 at "The Webster Times", Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, Bradley Reed was mentioned in the report on the 12th annual reunion of Company E, 15th Massachusetts Infantry.
  • He made application at Massachusetts for a veteran's pension on 16 Aug 1890, and received certificate number 830597, mentioning all three regiments where he was on the roster.
  • He died on 13 Nov 1893 at Natick, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, of exposure and old age, a widower, noting that he was an "old soldier". He was 75 years, 6 months and 3 days old.
  • He was buried in Nov 1893 at Natick, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, with a headstone that cites his service in the 59th.
  • Last Edited: 18 Dec 2014

Family: Martha Ellen Warden b. 9 May 1823

  • Ellen Maria Reed b. 3 Feb 1842, d. 20 Sep 1842
  • Mary Ellen Reed b. 23 Dec 1844
  • George Henry Reed b. 22 Mar 1847
  • Ella Frances Reed b. 22 Nov 1849
  • Charles Bradley Reed b. 20 Nov 1852
  • Emma Alice Reed b. 18 Nov 1856
  • Francis Albert Reed b. 16 Jan 1860

Charles A. Reed

b. 10 August 1842, d. 2 July 1863
  • Father: Eli B. Reed b. 16 May 1807, d. 25 Aug 1867
  • Mother: Olive Bates b. 1813, d. 3 May 1853
  • Company: H
  • Charles A. Reed was born on 10 Aug 1842 at Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, son of Eli B. Reed and Olive Bates, and registered in Milford.
  • Charles A. Reed was enumerated in the household of Eli B. Reed and Olive Bates in the 1850 US Federal Census on 30 Sep 1850 at Upton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, as:
    Eli B. Read, 46, bootmaker, b. MA (as were all)
    Olive, 37
    Francis, 15
    Eli E., 13
    Malinda W., 10
    **Charles A., 9
    Hepsebath L., 8
    Mary A., 10/12
    and five boarders.
  • On 3 May 1853 his mother, Olive Bates, died at Upton, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • In 1862 Charles was living at Upton, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • At the time of his enlistment in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, Charles gave his occupation as shoemaker.
  • Charles A. Reed and Jason Gould Cummings, future brothers-in-law, served together in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry Company H.

  • On 20 Jan 1862 Charles mustered into service with the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, being credited to the quota of Upton, Worcester County, Massachusetts. He was 19 years, 5 months and 10 days old.
  • On 17 Sep 1862 Charles was wounded at The Battle of Antietam, Washington County, Maryland, on the hand.
  • On 27 Sep 1862 at "The Public Ledger", Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, Charles A. Reed was listed among the wounded.
  • He died on 2 Jul 1863 at The Battle of Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, killed in action. He was 20 years, 10 months and 22 days old.
  • On 22 Jul 1863 at "The Worcester Spy", Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, Charles A. Reed was listed as a casualty of Gettysburg.
  • In A Vast Sea of Misery:A History and Guide to the Union and Confederate Field Hospitals at Gettysburg, July 1, 1863-November 20, 1863, by Gregory A. Coco, 1988, Thomas Publications, the following is found:
    Pvt. Charles A. Reed, Company H, wounded in the left chest, killed July 3, buried in the lot near the Second Corps aid station on the Peter Frey Farm, reinterred in E-17 in the Massachusetts plot, age 19.
  • He was buried at Soldiers National Cemetery, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania.
  • On 16 Dec 1865 Charles's sister, Malinda Warren Everton, married Jason Gould Cummings at Northbridge, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • Last Edited: 9 Sep 2016

Henry Reed

b. between 1829 and 1830
  • Company: C
  • Henry Reed was born between 1829 - 1830 at Ireland.
  • In 1864 Henry was living at Canada (East).
  • At the time of his enlistment in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, Henry gave his occupation as farmer.

  • On 14 Mar 1864 Henry mustered into service with the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry having received a bounty of $325, being credited to the quota of Dartmouth, Bristol County, Massachusetts.
  • On 6 May 1864 Henry was taken prisoner taken prisoner.
  • On 27 Jul 1864 Henry ended military service with the 15th Massachusetts by administrative transfer to the 20th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry while a prisoner.


  • Last Edited: 17 Sep 2012

Leonard Reed

b. 12 March 1821, d. 5 August 1862
  • Father: Joel Reed b. 1788
  • Mother: Joanna Chandler b. 1792
  • Company: 1_SS
  • Leonard Reed was born on 12 Mar 1821 at Westford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, son of Joel Reed and Joanna Chandler, (Note: his parents need further documentation. )
  • On 7 Oct 1844 Leonard Read, 23, married Leonora Tarr, 23, daughter of Caleb Tarr and Deborah Norwood, at Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.
  • Leonard Read and Leonora Tarr were enumerated in the 1860 US Federal census on 11 Jun 1860 at South Danvers, Essex County, Massachusetts, as:
    Leonard Read, 40, morocco dresser, b. MA
    Laura (sic), 39, b. MA
    Emma H., 10, b. MA
    Georgy, 8 (f), b. MA
    Edgar L., 2, b. MA
    Wm. Carpenter, 27, b. PA.
  • In 1861 Leonard was living at South Danvers, Essex County, Massachusetts.
  • At the time of his enlistment, Leonard gave his occupation as Morocco Dresser.

  • On 3 Sep 1861 Leonard Reed mustered into service with the 1st Company Massachusetts Sharpshooters. He was 40 years, 5 months and 22 days old.
  • He died on 5 Aug 1862 at Harrison's Landing, Virginia. He was 41 years, 4 months and 24 days old.
  • On 10 Sep 1862 Leonora Tarr received a pension to surviving family member based on Leonard's service; his wife received certificate number 13682.
  • On 24 Sep 1864 a guardian received certificate number 52209.
  • He's surviving family was enumerated in the household of Leonora Tarr in the 1870 US Federal Census on 13 Aug 1870 at Haverhill, Essex County, Massachusetts, as:
    Reed, Leonora, 42, b. MA
    ---, Emma, 19, works in shop, b. MA
    ---, Edgar, 12, b. MA
    Hazeltine, Rodly, 21, brick mason, b. MA
    Renton, John, 30, brick mason, b. England.
  • On 1 Jan 1890 Leonard's son, Edgar Leonard Reed married Sarah A. Crooker at Haverhill, Essex County, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for both.
  • Leonora, his wife, outlived Leonard and died on 27 Jul 1897 at Haverhill, Essex County, Massachusetts, at age 76.
  • Last Edited: 18 Dec 2014

Family: Leonora Tarr b. 24 May 1821, d. 27 Jul 1897

  • Harriet Emma Reed b. 31 May 1850
  • Georgianna Reed b. between 1851 - 1852
  • Edgar Leonard Reed b. 7 Aug 1858

David Reekie

b. March 1838, d. 24 March 1920
  • Father: John Reekie b. between 1796 - 1797
  • Mother: Margaret Ness b. between 1804 - 1805
  • Company: F
  • David Reekie was born in Mar 1838 at Dysart, Fife, Scotland, son of John Reekie and Margaret Ness.
  • David Reekie was enumerated in the household of John Reekie and Margaret Ness in the 1851 census of Scotland in Apr 1851 at Dysart, Fife, Scotland, where he is enumerated as age 12, a Hand Loom Weaver.
  • On 1 Jun 1853 David Reekie was included on a passenger list of the "Statesman", with John Reekie and Margaret Ness, his parents, arriving New York City Harbor, New York, arriving in New York with his family, as follows:
    John Reekie, 56, a weaver
    Margaret, 48
    Jane, 19
    Margaret, 17
    David, 11
    Elizabeth, 13
    Thomas, 9
    Catherine, 7
    William, 4
    (Note: this is the year he gives for immigration in the 1900 census.)
  • David Reekie was not enumerated in the household of John Reekie and Margaret Ness in the 1860 US Federal Census on 16 Jun 1860 at West Boylston, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • At the time of his enlistment in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, in 1861, David gave his occupation as weaver.

  • On 12 Jul 1861 David mustered into service with the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, being credited to the quota of West Boylston, Worcester County, Massachusetts. He was 23 years and 4 months old.
  • He was declared missing in action on 21 Oct 1861 at The Battle of Ball's Bluff, Leesburg, Virginia.
  • On 30 Oct 1861 at "The Worcester Spy", Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, David Reekie was included, with 304 other men, among "The Killed Wounded and Missing of the Fifteenth Regiment," after Ball's Bluff.
  • On 20 Nov 1861 at "The Worcester Daily Spy", Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, David Reekie was listed with 195 other men among the prisoners taken at Ball's Bluff.
  • On 22 Feb 1862 at "The New York Times", New York City, New York, David Reekie was mentioned, with 61 other men of the 15th Massachusetts, in an article about the return of prisoners under a flag of truce:
    National Prisoners Released, Arrival of Four hundred at Fortres Monroe
    Notice having been received by Gen. Wool, that some 400 exchanged prisoners would be sent down the James River Yesterday, the "George Washington" and "Express" left at about noon for the appointed meeting place.
    The rebel boat was appointed to meet us at 3 o'clock, but at that time she was not in sight, and shortly after a heavy fog shut down, making it impossible to move in any direction. The two boats were then fastened together, and having dropped anchor, waited for the rebel boat to appear.
    The fog did not lift till late in the evening, when the wind blew so fresh that the boats dragged their anchors and had to be separated. This morning at sunrise the expected prisoners made their appearance, on the "William Allison," which it seemed had also anchored for the night a few miles above us. The return passage was made without any incident, and the prisoners arrived here about 10 o'clock this forenoon. The returned prisoners will be immediately sent north. (Note: here follows a complete list of the released prisoners who arrived by a flag of truce from Richmond.)
  • On 20 Apr 1863 David ended military service with the 15th Massachusetts at Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, due to disability.

  • On 19 Sep 1863 David Reekie, 25, married Marion Cochran, 24, daughter of William Cochran and Christiana Miller, at Lawrence, Essex County, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for both.
  • David Reekie made application for a veteran's pension on 30 Oct 1879, and received certificate number 288962.
  • He and Marion Cochran were enumerated in the 1880 US Federal census in 1880 at Clinton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, where he works in a carpet mill.
  • On 30 Jul 1884 David and Marion's daughter, Christina M. Reekie married John H. Livingston at Clinton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for both.
  • David Reekie was enumerated in the 1890 US Federal census, Veteran's Schedule in Jun 1890 at Clinton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, as having served in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, Co. F.
  • On 17 Feb 1892 his daughter, Margaret N. Reekie, died at Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, at age 20 unmarried, of tuberculosis.
  • In 1896, David was included in "The History of Clinton, Massachusetts."
  • On 19 Sep 1896 at Brookfield, Worcester County, Massachusetts, David Reekie attended a reunion of Company F, as reported in the Worcester Daily Spy the following day.
  • On 5 Apr 1898 David and Marion's daughter, Ellen Baird "Nellie" Reekie married John Jeffrey at Clinton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for both.
  • David Reekie and Marion Cochran were enumerated in the 1900 US Federal census on 8 Jun 1900 at Clinton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, as:
    Reekie, David, b. Mar 1833, married 37 years, b. Scotland
    ---, Marion, wife, b. Apr 1839, five of six children living, b. Scotland
    ---, Jennie, daur, b. Aug 1873, b.MA
    ---, Katie, daur, b. Sep 1887, b.MA
    ---, William E., son b. Dec 1879, b. MA
    (in the same house)
    Jeffry, John, b. June 1872, married two years, b. Scotland (his son-in-law)
    ---, Nellie, wife, b. Dec 1875, her one child is living, b.MA
    ---, Marion R., daur, b. Apr, 1898, b.MA.
  • On 28 May 1901 David and Marion's daughter, Jennie Reekie married Albert Kilgour at Clinton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for both.
  • On 16 Jun 1903 David and Marion's daughter, Catherine Reekie married Willard Brigham at Clinton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for both.
  • On 21 Oct 1903 at Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, David Reekie attended the 37th annual regimental reunion with some eighty other veterans.
  • On 13 Dec 1905 Marion Cochran, his wife, died at Hudson, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, at age 66 of diabetes.
  • In 1906 David was living at Clinton, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • On 20 Oct 1906 at Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, David Reekie attended the 40th annual reunion of the 15th regiment association, with some 75 other veterans of the regiment. (Report believed to be from the Worcester Spy.)
  • On 21 Oct 1907 at Grand Army Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, David Reekie attended the 41st annual regimental reunion and banquet on the 46th anniversary of the Battle of Ball's Bluff, as reported in the Fitchburg Sentinel the following day.
  • He was enumerated in the household of Albert Kilgour and Jennie Reekie in the 1910 US Federal Census in 1910 at West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, as:
    Albert Kilgour, Head, 39, b. Massachusetts
    Jennie R Kilgour, Wife, 36, b. Massachusetts
    Marion Kilgour, Daughter, 5, b. Massachusetts
    David Reekie, Father-in-law, 71, b. Scotland
    Margaret Kilgour, Mother, 75, b. Scotland.
  • On 27 Oct 1910 at The State Mutual Building, Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, David Reekie attended the 44th reunion of the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry.
  • On 18 Sep 1917 at Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, David Reekie attended a reunion of Company F. From The Worcester Evening Post, September 18, 1917 (Volume XXXV # 143)
    FIFTEEN MEMBERS ATTEND REUNION
    F. Co., 15th Mass. Volunteer Infantry
    F Company, Fifteenth Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry had its 50th annual reunion yesterday in the Warren Hotel. Dinner was served at noon, followed by speaking. James L. Callahan of Marlboro, president of the organization, called the meeting to order, afterward resigning the chair to Col. Henry E. Smith, who was elected permanet president. George W. Ward, secretary and treasurer, was also given a permanent tenure of office. The assosiation voted to dispense with its board of directors, leaving all of the responsibilities to the president and secretary.
    Each of the 15 members present and guests contributed to the program of after dinner remarks. other speakers gave anecdotes of the Battle of Antietam, September 17, 1862.
    These members were present, James L. Callahan of Marlboro, Everett A. Hibbard of Berlin, Benjamin Stevens of North Brookfield, Porter Walbridge of Wales, David Reekie of Boylston Center, Henry H. Slate, of Charlton Depot, Elbridge Doane of Joplin Mo., Col. Henry Smith, Sumner H. Bannister, A. F. Earle and George W. Ward, all of Worcester.
  • He was enumerated in the household of Albert Kilgour and Jennie Reekie in the 1920 US Federal Census on 12 Jan 1920 at West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, as:
    Albert Kilgour, Head, 49, b. Massachusetts
    Jane Kilgour, Wife, 46, b. Massachusetts
    Marion R Kilgour, Daughter, 14, b. Massachusetts
    David Reekie, Father-in-law, 80, b. Scotland.
  • David Reekie died on 24 Mar 1920 at West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts. He was 82 years old.
  • He was buried in Mar 1920 at Woodlawn Cemetery, Clinton, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • Last Edited: 26 Oct 2016

Family: Marion Cochran b. 1 Apr 1839, d. 13 Dec 1905

  • Christina M. Reekie b. 3 Jun 1864
  • Margaret N. Reekie b. 14 Mar 1871, d. 17 Feb 1892
  • Jennie Reekie b. Aug 1873, d. 15 Mar 1935
  • Ellen Baird "Nellie" Reekie b. 23 Dec 1875, d. 30 Sep 1960
  • Catherine Reekie b. 4 Sep 1877, d. 1945
  • William Ebenezer Reekie b. 13 Dec 1879, d. 1950

Lewis O. Reilly

b. 1837, d. 2 November 1896
  • Father: John O'Reilly
  • Mother: Eliza [--?--]
  • Company: I
  • Lewis O. Reilly was also known as Louis O'Reilly in d. rec.
  • Lewis O. Reilly was also known as Louis Oriley in the 1890 Veterans' Schedule.
  • He was born about in 1837 at Ireland, son of John O'Reilly and Eliza [--?--].
  • At the time of his enlistment in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, Lewis gave his occupation as operative.
  • In 1861 Lewis was living at Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts.

  • On 20 Jun 1861 Lewis mustered into service with the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, being credited to the quota of Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts. He was 24 years old.
  • On 9 Nov 1861 Lewis O. Reilly was mentioned, along with 95 other men of the 15th Massachusetts, in a report of 9 Nov 1861 to the Webster Times, by F. Q. Robinson, concerning the aftermath of Ball's Bluff and reporting his status.
  • Thomas Blasland wrote a letter on 6 Jul 1862, mentioning Lewis O. Reilly, as follows: for publication in the Southbridge Journal.
  • On 14 Nov 1862 Lewis ended military service with the 15th Massachusetts due to disability.

  • On 13 Feb 1866 Lewis O. Reilly married Kate Mulvany, daughter of John Mulvany and Mary [--?--], at Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • Lewis O. Reilly and Kate Mulvany were enumerated in the 1870 US Federal Census on 12 Aug 1870 at Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, as:
    O'Reilly, Louis, 32, wool sorter, b. Ireland
    ---, Kate, 28, b. Ireland
    ---, James, 2, b. MA
    ---, Mary, 5/12, b. MA in Dec.
  • Lewis O. Reilly made application for a veteran's pension on 25 Jul 1879, and received certificate number 223622.
  • On 20 Oct 1883 at Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, Lewis O. Reilly attended the 17th annual reunion of the 15th regiment association, with some 110 other veterans of the regiment. (Report from the Fitchburg Sentinel.)
  • He was enumerated in the 1890 US Federal census, Veteran's Schedule in Jun 1890 at Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, as having served in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, where his left arm became paralysed.
  • He died on 2 Nov 1896 at Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts. He was 59 years old.
  • On 4 Jul 1907 Lewis O. Reilly was included on the Civil War memorial at Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, according to an article in the Webster Times. See the "Documents" section at the main website for an account of the festivities of dedication.
  • Kate Mulvany received a pension to surviving family member based on Lewis's service; his wife, received certificate number 437923.
  • Last Edited: 18 Dec 2014

Family: Kate Mulvany b. 1843

  • Lewis J. Reilly b. 12 Nov 1874

Alpheus Remick

b. between 1832 and 1833, d. 27 February 1864
  • Father: Alpheus Remick b. 17 Jul 1804, d. 1 Dec 1850
  • Mother: Mercy Miller b. 15 Aug 1806, d. 22 Feb 1889
  • Company: I
  • Alpheus Remick was born between 1832 - 1833 at Strong, Franklin County, Maine, son of Alpheus Remick and Mercy Miller.
  • Alpheus Remick was enumerated in the household of Alpheus Remick and Mercy Miller in the 1840 US Federal Census in Jun 1840 at Strong, Franklin County, Maine, as: 2 x male under five; 2 x male 5-10; 2 x male 10-15; 1 x male 20-30// 1 x female under 5; 1 x female 10-15; 1 x female 30-40.
  • Alpheus Remick was enumerated in the household of Mercy Miller and Alpheus Remick in the 1850 US Federal Census on 21 Aug 1850 at Strong, Franklin County, Maine, as:
    Alpheus Remick, 45, farmer, b. ME (as were all)
    Mercy, 42
    Benjamin, 19, laborer
    Joshua, 18, laborer
    Alpheus, 16
    Levi, 15
    Relief, 14
    Ezekiel, 22
    Mercy A ., 9
    Augustus, 7
    Belzora, 5
    Francine, 3
    Mary, 1.
  • On 1 Dec 1850 his father, Alpheus Remmick, died at Randolph, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, of consumption at age 46.
  • On 10 Sep 1853 Alpheus Remick married Ellen Buckley at Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for both.
  • On 6 Dec 1853 Levi, Augustus, Alpheus and Benjamin's widowed mother, Mercy Miller, remarried to Joseph Bardsley at Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for him and the second for her.
  • Alpheus Remick and Ellen Buckley were enumerated in the 1860 US Federal census on 24 Oct 1860 at Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, as:
    Benjamin Remick, 46, ship carpenter, b. MA
    Catherine, 42, b. England
    David, 14, b. MA
    Ellen, 11, b. MA
    Mercy, A., 5, b. MA
    John E., 1, b. ME
    **Alpheus, 38, ship carpenter
    Ellen, 42, b. England (Alpheus' wife)
    William, 5, b. ME
    John F., 2, b. ME.
  • On 30 Oct 1861 at "The Worcester Spy", Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, Alpheus Remick was included, with 304 other men, among "The Killed Wounded and Missing of the Fifteenth Regiment," after Ball's Bluff.
  • In 1862 Alpheus was living at Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • At the time of his enlistment in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, in 1862, Alpheus gave his occupation as ship builder.
  • Alpheus Remick and Levi Remick, and Augustus Moses Remick and Joseph Bardsley, three brothers and their step-father, served together in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry Company I.

  • On 10 Feb 1862 Alpheus mustered into service with the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, being credited to the quota of Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • Benjamin F. Remick, his brother, mustered into service with Co. H, 8th Maine Infantry, was promoted to Corporal, and mustered out 18 Jan 1866 on 11 Feb 1862 at Kennebunkport, York County, Maine.
  • On 31 May 1862 Alpheus was wounded at The Battle of Fair Oaks, Henrico County, Virginia.
  • Thomas Blasland wrote a letter on 4 Jun 1862, mentioning Alpheus Remick, as follows: for publication in the Southbridge Journal.
  • On 14 Jun 1862 at "The Webster Times", Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, the following:
    We have received a brief note from Lucius H. Briggs, a Webster volunteer who was in the engagement at Fair Oaks on the 30th ult., and 1st inst. He mentions the following casualties in Company I; Edward Lannegan, wounded in neck and face; John McGuire, foot and ankle; Milo S. Converse, leg and hand; Alpheus Remick, hand. There were other slight flesh wounds, but none sufficiently serious to be worthy of mention. None of the company was killed. The letter states that there were no displays of cowardice, but every man stood at his post, and performed his duty with a promptness and alacrity worthy of praise.
  • In 1863 Mercy Miller, his mother, was applying for a widow's pension and stated "that she now has 13 children living, seven of them are now in the army in various regiments."
  • Alpheus Remick died on 27 Feb 1864 at Stevensburg, Culpeper County, Virginia, of lung fever.
  • He was buried at Pine Grove Cemetery, Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • On 13 Apr 1864 at "The Worcester Spy", Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, Alpheus was mentioned as follows: (Volume 93 #15)
    Fifteenth Regiment -- Among the deaths reported at the offices of the adjutant general recently is the name of A. Remick of Co. I, who died February 27th.
  • In Jul 1864 Ellen Remick received a pension to surviving family member based on Alpheus's service; and received certificate number 21367.
  • In 1865 Ellen Remick, Alpheus's wife, made application for a pension as guardian to Alpheus's surviving dependants, and received certificate number 55379 for minor Levi REMICK.
  • Ellen, his wife, outlived Alpheus and died on 26 Feb 1865 at Massachusetts.
  • Last Edited: 14 Aug 2016

Family: Ellen Buckley b. between 1817 - 1818, d. 26 Feb 1865

  • William Henry Remick b. Sep 1855
  • John Francis Remick b. May 1857
  • Levi Remick

Augustus Moses Remick

b. January 1844, d. 6 March 1920
  • Father: Alpheus Remick b. 17 Jul 1804, d. 1 Dec 1850
  • Mother: Mercy Miller b. 15 Aug 1806, d. 22 Feb 1889
  • Company: I
  • Augustus Moses Remick was born in Jan 1844 at Strong, Franklin County, Maine, son of Alpheus Remick and Mercy Miller.
  • Augustus Moses Remick was enumerated in the household of Mercy Miller and Alpheus Remick in the 1850 US Federal Census on 21 Aug 1850 at Strong, Franklin County, Maine, as:
    Alpheus Remick, 45, farmer, b. ME (as were all)
    Mercy, 42
    Benjamin, 19, laborer
    Joshua, 18, laborer
    Alpheus, 16
    Levi, 15
    Relief, 14
    Ezekiel, 22
    Mercy A ., 9
    Augustus, 7
    Belzora, 5
    Francine, 3
    Mary, 1.
  • On 1 Dec 1850 his father, Alpheus Remmick, died at Randolph, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, of consumption at age 46.
  • On 6 Dec 1853 Levi, Augustus, Alpheus and Benjamin's widowed mother, Mercy Miller, remarried to Joseph Bardsley at Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for him and the second for her.
  • At the time of his enlistment in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, Augustus gave his occupation as shoemaker.
  • Augustus was living at Sutton, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • Alton W. Fairbanks and Levi Remick, Augustus Moses Remick served together in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry future brothers-in-law.

  • On 8 Aug 1861 Augustus mustered into service with the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, being credited to the quota of Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts. He was 17 years and 7 months old.
  • On 21 Oct 1861 Augustus was wounded at The Battle of Ball's Bluff, Leesburg, Virginia, in the breast.
  • On 2 Nov 1861 at "Worcester Aegis & Transcript", Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, Augustus Moses Remick was mentioned among the casualties.
  • On 2 Nov 1861 at "The Webster Weekley Times", Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, Augustus Remick was listed as a Company I casualty of Ball's Bluff.
  • On 9 Nov 1861 Augustus Remick was mentioned, along with 95 other men of the 15th Massachusetts, in a report of 9 Nov 1861 to the Webster Times, by F. Q. Robinson, concerning the aftermath of Ball's Bluff and reporting his status.
  • Alpheus Remick and Levi Remick, Augustus Moses Remick, and Joseph Bardsley, three brothers and their step-father, served together in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry Company I.
  • Benjamin F. Remick, his brother, mustered into service with Co. H, 8th Maine Infantry, was promoted to Corporal, and mustered out 18 Jan 1866 on 11 Feb 1862 at Kennebunkport, York County, Maine.
  • On 7 Apr 1862 Augustus ended military service with the 15th Massachusetts due to disability.

  • He made application at Massachusetts for a veteran's pension on 24 Apr 1862, and received certificate number 9652.
  • In 1863 Mercy Miller, his mother, was applying for a widow's pension and stated "that she now has 13 children living, seven of them are now in the army in various regiments."
  • Starting 25 Jan 1864, Augustus also served in the 57th Massachusetts Infantry, Company D.
  • On 27 Feb 1864 his brother, Alpheus Remick, died at Stevensburg, Culpeper County, Virginia, of lung fever.
  • Augustus Moses Remick ended his service with the 57th Massachusetts Infantry, Company D on 27 Feb 1865.
  • On 1 Apr 1865 Levi and Augustus's sister, Mary Remick, married Alton W. Fairbanks at Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • Augustus Moses Remick was described as 5' 8", grey eyes, sandy hair, and light complexion.
  • On 30 Jan 1866 Augustus Moses Remick married Emma Augusta Whittaker, 17, daughter of William W. Whittaker and Sarah L. Warren, at Northbridge, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • Augustus Remick and Emma Augusta Whittaker were enumerated in the 1870 US Federal Census on 16 Aug 1870 at Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, as:
    Remick, A., 27, laborer, b. MA (sic)
    ---, Emily, 22
    ---, Lilla A., 4
    ---, Mercy B., 2
    (in the same house)
    Bardsley, Mercy, 65
    ---, Fidelia, 4.
  • Augustus Moses Remick and Emma Augusta Whittaker were divorced.
  • On 17 Oct 1882 Augustus Moses Remick, 38, married Mary Susan Randall, daughter of Andrew H. Randall and Mary Richardson, at Hyde Park, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, in a second marriage for both. She was widowed Knapp at the time.
  • On 21 Oct 1884 at Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, Augustus Moses Remick attended the 18th annual reunion of the 15th regiment association. (Report from the Fitchburg Sentinel.)
  • In 1886 Augustus was living at Hyde Park, Norfolk County, Massachusetts.
  • In Jun 1886 Augustus Moses Remick took part in the regimental reunion Excursion to the Battle-Fields of Gettysburg, PA., Antietam, MD., Ball's Bluff, Virginia and Washington, D.C.
  • On 13 Apr 1887 Augustus and Emma's daughter, Mercy B. Remick married Stephen Snow at Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for both.
  • Augustus and Emma's daughter, Lilla Adella Remick married Leslie Cole.
  • On 14 Mar 1895 Augustus and Emma's daughter, Martha "Mattie" Estella Remick married George M. Bowen at Holden, Worcester County, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for him and the second for her.
  • On 20 Jul 1895 Augustus and Emma's daughter, Mercy B. Remick married Arthur Osborne Millen in a first marriage for him and the second for her.
  • Augustus Moses Remick and Mary Susan Randall were divorced according to the 1900 census.
  • Augustus Moses Remick was enumerated in the 1900 US Federal census on 18 Jun 1900 at Anaheim, Orange County, California, as:
    Remick, Moses A., b. Jan 1844, divorced, b. ME of Maine parents, he owns his own home
    ---, Cora M., b. Jan 1884, single, b. MA.
  • On 4 Jul 1901 Emma Augusta Whittaker, his wife, died at Brookfield, Worcester County, Massachusetts, at age 53.
  • On 6 Aug 1907 Augustus and Mary's daughter, Cora Maud Remick married James W. Mcafee at Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California.
  • Augustus Moses Remick was enumerated in the 1910 US Federal Census on 20 May 1910 at San Antonio Township, Los Angeles County, California, where he is a widower, living alone on his own income.
  • On 6 Nov 1910 Augustus Moses Remick, 66, married Mary Edith Haines, daughter of Eben M. Haines and Juliette Morse, at Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California.
  • In 1917 Augustus Moses Remick was described as 5'8", with dark complexion, gray eyes and gray hair, noting also that he cannot read and write.
  • On 3 Nov 1917, at National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers (Pacific Branch), Sawtelle, Los Angeles County, California, Augustus was admitted.
  • He died on 6 Mar 1920 at National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers (Pacific Branch), Sawtelle, Los Angeles County, California. He was 76 years and 2 months old.
  • He was buried in Mar 1920 at Los Angeles National Cemetery (Sawtelle), Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, Row 1, Section 44, Grave no. 8.
  • In May 1920 Mary Edith Haines received a pension to surviving family member based on Augustus's service; his wife, received certificate number A-6-14-28.
  • Augustus's wife, Mary Edith Haines, died and was buried in Mar 1936 at Anaheim Cemetery, Anaheim, Orange County, California, Plot: Section: AD Block: 1 Lot: 13 Space: 4 at age 68 years.
  • Last Edited: 7 May 2017

Family 1: Emma Augusta Whittaker b. 23 Mar 1848, d. 4 Jul 1901

  • Lilla Adella Remick b. 24 Jul 1866
  • Mercy B. Remick b. 12 Dec 1868
  • Martha "Mattie" Estella Remick b. 12 May 1871, d. 18 May 1916

Family 2: Mary Susan Randall b. between 1847 - 1848

  • Cora Maud Remick b. 10 Jan 1885

Family 3: Jennie S. Newby

Family 4: Carrie Vaughn

Family 5: Mary Edith Haines b. 1868, d. 9 Mar 1936

John A. Remick

b. August 1842, d. 11 April 1915
  • Father: Benjamin Remick b. Apr 1807, d. 3 Apr 1873
  • Mother: Eliza Briggs b. 20 Oct 1807, d. 22 Jul 1886
  • Company: G
  • John A. Remick was born in Aug 1842 at Richmond, Sagadahoc County, Maine, son of Benjamin Remick and Eliza Briggs.
  • John A. Remick was enumerated in the household of Benjamin Remick and Eliza Briggs in the 1850 US Federal Census in 1850 at Franklin, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, as:
    Benjamin Remmick, 43, bootmaker, b. ME (as were all)
    Elvira Remmick, 42
    Alfred Remmick, 19
    Nathaniel Remmick, 18
    William Remmick, 16
    Eliza J Remmick, 12
    Phebe A Remmick, 12
    Benjamin Remmick, 9
    **John Remmick, 6
    Prescott Remmick, 5.
  • On 29 Nov 1860 John A. Remick, 18, married Mercy Ann Remick, 20, daughter of Alpheus Remick and Mercy Miller, at Cumberland, Providence County, Rhode Island.
  • At the time of his enlistment in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, John gave his occupation as bootmaker.
  • In 1861 John was living at Sutton, Worcester County, Massachusetts.

  • On 12 Jul 1861 John mustered into service with the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, being credited to the quota of Sutton, Worcester County, Massachusetts. He was 18 years and 11 months old.
  • Alfred P. Remick, his brother, served in Co. E, 2nd Regt. Mass. Vols.
  • On 17 Sep 1862 John was wounded at The Battle of Antietam, Washington County, Maryland, in the face, shoulder, and breast.
  • On 29 Jan 1863 John ended military service with the 15th Massachusetts by discharge due to disability.

  • He made application for a veteran's pension on 4 Mar 1863, and received certificate number 12878.
  • He and Mercy Ann Remick were enumerated in the 1870 US Federal Census on 27 Jun 1870 at Winona, Winona County, Minnesota, as:
    Remick, John, 29, bootmaker, b. ME
    ---, Mercy, 29, b. ME
    ---, George, 6, b. MA
    ---, Edward, 3, b. Wis.
  • John A. Remick and Mercy Ann Remick were enumerated in the 1880 US Federal census on 10 Jun 1880 at Baxter, Lac Qui Parle County, Minnesota, as:
    Remick, John, 40, farmer, b. ME
    ---, Mercy Ann, 39, wife, b. ME
    ---, George, 16, son, b. MA
    ---, Edward, 13, son, b. WIS
    ---, John, 9, son, b. MIN.
  • John Remick was enumerated in the 1890 US Federal census, Veteran's Schedule in Jun 1890 at Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, as having served in Co. G of the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, noting that he has a gunshot wound of the head, shoulder and breast.
  • He and Mercy Ann Remick appeared on the census of 1895 at Baxter, Lac Qui Parle County, Minnesota.
  • John A. Remick and Mercy Ann Remick were divorced apparently.
  • John A. Remick was enumerated in the 1900 US Federal census on 6 Jun 1900 at Riverside, Lac Qui Parle County, Minnesota, as: Remick, John, boarder, b. Aug 1842, divorced, b. MA (as were his parents), harnessmaker.
  • On 26 Jun 1900 John A. Remick, 57, married Julia T. Baumgardt, 31, daughter of Fred Baumgardt and Mary Flora Schladinske, at Buffalo Township, Buffalo County, Wisconsin.
  • John A. Remick and Julia T. Baumgardt appeared on the census of 19 Jun 1905 at St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota.
  • John A. Remick and Julia T. Baumgardt were enumerated in the 1910 US Federal Census on 9 Apr 1910 at St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, as:
    Remick, John, 66, married second for 10 years, b. ME (of ME parents), watchman
    ---, Julia, wife, 40, married first, b. MIN
    Smith, Frances, boarder (f), 10, b. MIS (of MIS parents.)
  • John A. Remick died on 11 Apr 1915 at St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota. He was 72 years and 8 months old.
  • He was buried on 16 Apr 1915 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Maplewood, Ramsey County, Minnesota, Lot 63 Block Pt2 Grave 3. (Remick Family Monument. Individual graves not marked.)
  • On 5 Oct 1916 Julia T. Baumgardt received a pension to surviving family member in Minnesota based on John's service; his wife, received certificate number 838177.
  • Julia, his wife, outlived John and died on 26 Apr 1949 at Winona, Winona County, Minnesota, at age 80.
  • Last Edited: 7 Nov 2016

Family 1: Mercy Ann Remick b. Apr 1840, d. 25 Oct 1932

  • George Prescott Remick b. 11 Jun 1864, d. 15 Jan 1933
  • Edward Albert Remick b. 12 May 1867, d. Jan 1955
  • John Remick b. Nov 1870, d. 9 Dec 1937
  • Eilla Remick b. 1883

Family 2: Julia T. Baumgardt b. 1 Oct 1868, d. 26 Apr 1949

Levi Remick

b. between 1835 and 1836, d. 2 August 1904
  • Father: Alpheus Remick b. 17 Jul 1804, d. 1 Dec 1850
  • Mother: Mercy Miller b. 15 Aug 1806, d. 22 Feb 1889
  • Company: I
  • Levi Remick was born between 1835 - 1836 at Strong, Franklin County, Maine, son of Alpheus Remick and Mercy Miller.
  • Levi Remick was enumerated in the household of Alpheus Remick and Mercy Miller in the 1840 US Federal Census in Jun 1840 at Strong, Franklin County, Maine, as: 2 x male under five; 2 x male 5-10; 2 x male 10-15; 1 x male 20-30// 1 x female under 5; 1 x female 10-15; 1 x female 30-40.
  • Levi Remick was enumerated in the household of Mercy Miller and Alpheus Remick in the 1850 US Federal Census on 21 Aug 1850 at Strong, Franklin County, Maine, as:
    Alpheus Remick, 45, farmer, b. ME (as were all)
    Mercy, 42
    Benjamin, 19, laborer
    Joshua, 18, laborer
    Alpheus, 16
    Levi, 15
    Relief, 14
    Ezekiel, 22
    Mercy A ., 9
    Augustus, 7
    Belzora, 5
    Francine, 3
    Mary, 1.
  • On 1 Dec 1850 his father, Alpheus Remmick, died at Randolph, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, of consumption at age 46.
  • On 6 Dec 1853 Levi, Augustus, Alpheus and Benjamin's widowed mother, Mercy Miller, remarried to Joseph Bardsley at Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for him and the second for her.
  • On 10 Mar 1854 Levi Remick married Mary Emeline Brace, daughter of Willis Brace and Rhoda [--?--], at Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for both.
  • Levi Remick was enumerated in the household of Joseph Bardsley and Mercy Miller in the 1860 US Federal Census on 9 Jul 1860 at Sutton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, as:
    Joseph Basley (sic), 48, operative, b. England
    Mercy, 53, b. ME
    Bemis, 17, shoemaker, b. ME
    Vilyora, 15, b. ME
    Frances, 11, b. ME
    Mary, 10, b. ME
    **Levi, 26, shoemaker, b. ME
    Emeline, 26, b. NY
    Viola, 3, b. MA.
  • In 1862 Levi was living at Sutton, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • At the time of his enlistment in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, in 1862, Levi gave his occupation as shoemaker.

  • On 10 Feb 1862 Levi mustered into service with the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, being credited to the quota of Sutton, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • Levi Remick and Alton W. Fairbanks, and Augustus Moses Remick served together in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry future brothers-in-law.
  • Levi Remick and Alpheus Remick, and Augustus Moses Remick and Joseph Bardsley, three brothers and their step-father, served together in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry Company I.
  • Benjamin F. Remick, his brother, mustered into service with Co. H, 8th Maine Infantry, was promoted to Corporal, and mustered out 18 Jan 1866 on 11 Feb 1862 at Kennebunkport, York County, Maine.
  • In 1863 Mercy Miller, his mother, was applying for a widow's pension and stated "that she now has 13 children living, seven of them are now in the army in various regiments."
  • On 27 Feb 1864 his brother, Alpheus Remick, died at Stevensburg, Culpeper County, Virginia, of lung fever.
  • On 13 Feb 1865 Levi ended military service with the 15th Massachusetts due to expiration of term of service.

  • On 1 Apr 1865 Levi and Augustus's sister, Mary Remick, married Alton W. Fairbanks at Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • Levi Remick and Mary Emeline Brace were enumerated in the 1870 US Federal Census on 24 Jun 1870 at Winona, Winona County, Minnesota, as:
    Remick, Levi, 35, bot & shoemaker, b. ME
    ---, Mary E., 36, b. NY
    ---, Wm., 14, b. MA
    ---, Viola, 13, b. MA
    Byerstadt, Arthur, 23, b. Prussia
    Lynch, Hudy, works in boot shop, b. Ireland.
  • Levi Remick made application for a veteran's pension on 18 Jun 1878, and received certificate number 518861.
  • He and Mary Emeline Brace were enumerated in the 1880 US Federal census on 11 Jun 1880 at Hamlin, Brown County, Kansas, as:
    Remick, Levi, 46, farmer, b. ME (of ME parents)
    ---, Emeline, 46, wife, b. NY
    ---, Carrie B., 5, daur, b. MIN.
  • On 21 Oct 1884 at Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, Levi Remick attended the 18th annual reunion of the 15th regiment association. (Report from the Fitchburg Sentinel.)
  • Mary Emeline Brace, his wife, died.
  • On 27 Oct 1892 Levi Remick married Catherine A. Rinear, 50, at Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kansas.
  • On 11 Jun 1895 Levi and Mary's daughter, Carrie B. Remick married Henry H. Raymond at Utica, Winona County, Minnesota.
  • Levi Remick and Catherine Ann Seevers were enumerated in the 1900 US Federal census on 4 Jun 1900 at Iola, Allen County, Kansas, as:
    Remick, Levi, b. Mar 1839, married (to his second wife) 7 years, b. Maine, shoemaker
    ---, Catherine, wife, b. Dec. 1849, two of her nine children still living
    Rinsar, Maggie, dau-in-law, b. May 1873 in Missouri
    ---, Juanita, grand-daughter, b. Sep 1889 in Missouri.
  • Levi Remick died on 2 Aug 1904 at Allen County, Kansas.
  • He was buried in Aug 1904 at Clifton IOOF Cemetery, Clifton, Washington County, Kansas.
  • Last Edited: 14 Aug 2016

Family 1: Mary Emeline Brace b. between 1833 - 1834

  • Levi Willis Remick b. 30 Mar 1855, d. 16 Oct 1855
  • Viola Remick b. 1 Jun 1857
  • Carrie B. Remick b. 28 Feb 1875

Family 2: Catherine Ann Seevers b. 25 Oct 1842, d. 12 Sep 1925

Rufus Alonzo Rhodes

b. 29 April 1842, d. 21 February 1916
  • Father: Marvin Roods b. 1806, d. 9 Sep 1877
  • Mother: Mary E. Gates b. 21 Dec 1808, d. 1 Feb 1876
  • Company: K
  • Rufus Alonzo Rhodes was born on 29 Apr 1842 at Shrewsbury, Worcester County, Massachusetts, son of Marvin Roods and Mary E. Gates.
  • Rufus Alonzo Rhodes was enumerated in the household of Marvin Roods and Mary E. Gates in the 1850 US Federal Census on 11 Sep 1850 at Shrewsbury, Worcester County, Massachusetts, as:
    Marvin Rhodes, 43, farmer, b. CT
    Mary E., 39, b. MA (as were all children)
    Martha E., 16
    Ephraim J., 14
    **Marvin A., 13
    Emily Ann, 11
    Elmira E., 9
    **Rufus A., 8
    Ellen, 6
    Mary G., 3.
  • Rufus Alonzo Rhodes was enumerated in the 1860 US Federal census on 9 Jul 1860 at Millbury P. O., Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, as Rufus Rhoades, 17, farm laborer, b. MA, in the home of John Sinclair.
  • At the time of his enlistment in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, Rufus gave his occupation as farmer.
  • In 1861 Rufus was living at Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • Rufus Alonzo Rhodes and Marvin Augustus Roods, brothers, served together in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry in companies G and K.

  • On 1 Jul 1861 Rufus mustered into service with the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, being credited to the quota of Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts. He was 19 years, 2 months and 2 days old.
  • On 17 Sep 1862 Rufus was wounded at The Battle of Antietam, Washington County, Maryland.
  • On 19 Jan 1863 Rufus ended military service with the 15th Massachusetts to enlist in the regular army.

  • Starting 19 Jan 1863, Rufus also served in the 11th Infantry Regiment RA, Co. U.
  • He ended his service with 11th Infantry Regiment RA by discharge for disability on 12 Apr 1863.
  • He made application for a veteran's pension on 25 Apr 1863, and received certificate number 1145800 (Note: this number seems too big to have been issued in 1863.)
  • On 4 Jul 1864 Rufus A. Roods, 22, married Charlotte A. Nourse, 26, daughter of David Nourse and Clarissa Smith, at Westborough, Worcester County, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for both.
  • On 9 Sep 1877 his father, Marvin Roods, died at Stafford, Tolland County, Connecticut, by suicide.
  • Rufus A. Roods and Charlotte A. Nourse were enumerated in the 1880 US Federal census on 25 Jun 1880 at Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, as:
    Nourse, David, 82, widower, b. MA (as were all in the family)
    Roods, Rufus, 40, laborer
    ---, Charlotte, 40, wife,
    ---, Francis, 12, son,
    ---, Etta, 11, dau
    ---, Dora, 9, dau
    ---, Frederick, 6, son.
  • On 7 May 1888 his daughter, Etta Rhodes, died at Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, at age 19 unmarried, of consumption.
  • Rufus Alonzo Rhodes was enumerated in the 1890 US Federal census, Veteran's Schedule in Jun 1890 at Fitchburg, Worcester County, Massachusetts, as having served in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, Company K, and noted living in Grafton.
  • On 26 Dec 1891 Rufus and Charlotte's daughter, Dora N. Rhodes married Joshua E. Cole at North Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for both.
  • On 6 Oct 1893 Charlotte A. Nourse, his wife, died at Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, at age 55.
  • Rufus Alonzo Rhodes was enumerated in the 1900 US Federal census on 22 Jun 1900 at Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, as:
    Rhodes, Rufus A., b. Apr 1843, widower, b. MA, day laborer.
  • He died on 21 Feb 1916 at Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts. He was 73 years, 9 months and 23 days old.
  • He was buried in Feb 1916 at Riverside Cemetery, Millbury St., Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  • Last Edited: 19 Apr 2016

Family: Charlotte A. Nourse b. 7 Mar 1838, d. 6 Oct 1893

  • Francis Edward Rhodes b. 10 Dec 1866
  • Etta Rhodes b. 20 Jun 1868, d. 7 May 1888
  • Dora N. Rhodes b. 1870
  • Frederick Rhodes b. between 1873 - 1874

Warren William Rhodes

b. 1833, d. 14 November 1862
  • Father: William C. Rhodes b. 17 Sep 1814
  • Mother: Miriam Burrill b. 12 Apr 1811
  • Company: 1_SS
  • Warren William Rhodes was born in 1833 at Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts, son of William C. Rhodes and Miriam Burrill.
  • Warren William Rhodes was enumerated in the household of William C. Rhodes and Miriam Burrill in the 1850 US Federal Census on 24 Jul 1850 at Saugus, Essex County, Massachusetts, as:
    William C. Rhodes, 38, cordwainer, b. MA (as were all)
    Miriam, 36
    **William W., 17, cordwainer
    Charles M., 11.
  • On 6 Nov 1851 William W. Rhoads married Eliza Ann Foster, 18, daughter of Abraham Foster and Lydia Grover, at Saugus, Essex County, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for both.
  • Warren William Rhodes was enumerated in the household of Abraham Foster and Lydia Grover in the 1860 US Federal Census on 2 Jun 1860 at Saugus, Essex County, Massachusetts, with his in-laws as:
    Abraham Foster, 61, farmer, b. MA (as were all)
    Lydia, 59
    Wm. W. Rhodes, 26, cordwainer
    Eliza A., 28
    Lydia A., 8
    Abraham A., 6
    Albert A. Foster, 22, cordwainer.
  • At the time of his enlistment, Warren gave his occupation as Butcher.
  • In 1861 Warren was living at Saugus, Essex County, Massachusetts.

  • On 3 Sep 1861 William W. Rhodes mustered into service with the 1st Company Massachusetts Sharpshooters. He was 28 years old.
  • He died on 14 Nov 1862 at Camp Parole, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, of disease. "Lieut L. E. Bicknell certifies that said soldier while doing duty with hisa Co. on rhw pwninsula, contracted chronic diarrhoea, of which disease he died at Camp Parole, Annapolis, Md., on or about 1 Nov 1862," according to his wife's pension applicatison file.. He was 29 years old.
  • He was buried in 1862 at Riverside Cemetery, Saugus, Essex County, Massachusetts.
  • On 25 Nov 1862 Eliza Ann Foster received a pension to surviving family member based on Warren's service; received certificate number 13683.
  • He's surviving family was enumerated in the household of Abraham Foster and Lydia Grover in the 1870 US Federal Census on 6 Jun 1870 at Saugus, Essex County, Massachusetts, as:
    Foster, Abraham, 71, farmer, b. MA (as were all)
    ---, Lydia, 70
    Rhoades, Lydia A. (sic), 38
    ---, Anna, 18, dress maker
    ---, Abram A., 16, in shoe factory.
  • On 5 Sep 1875 Warren and Eliza's daughter, L. Annie Rhodes married James W. Marsh at Saugus, Essex County, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for both.
  • Eliza Ann Rhodes was enumerated as the widow of Warren William Rhodes, in the 1890 Veterans' Schedules of the US Federal Census in Jun 1890 at Saugus, Essex County, Massachusetts, citing service in the "15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry."
  • Eliza, his wife, outlived Warren and died on 1 Mar 1896 at Riverside Cemetery, Saugus, Essex County, Massachusetts, at age 63.
  • Last Edited: 4 Aug 2016

Family: Eliza Ann Foster b. 18 Nov 1832, d. 1 Mar 1896

  • Lydia Anna Rhodes b. 21 May 1852
  • Abram Augustus Rhodes b. 15 Aug 1853, d. 13 May 1907