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Another nice article on the Silver Grays appeared in the Fall 2002 issue of The Cambria County Heritage, the quarterly newsletter of the Cambria County Historical Society. The article appears on their web site at: http://www.cambriacountyhistorical.com/newsletters/heritageqtrly/fall2002.htm#TheSilverGreys

 
The Alleghanian
Thursday, February 20, 1862

Muster Roll of the Silver Grays

In lieu of a communication, our excellent Silver Gray correspondent, “High Private,” this week sends us the annexed list of commissioned and non-commissioned officers and privates of the company. It will be interesting as a matter of reference to the many friends of the Old Men of Cambria.

Commissioned Officers:

Captain: William PALMER
First Lieutenant: James MURRAY
Second Lieutenant: Thomas A. MCGUIRE

Non-Commissioned Officers:

First Sergeant: Gideon MARLETT
Sergeants: James A. MCGOUGH
  James MOORHOUSE
  George SHANK
  George W. STALB
Corporals: Samuel RIDDLE
  John KINKEAD
  Carl SCHMIDT
  Zachariah LEIF
  George W. ORRIS
  John CUNNINGHAM
  Daniel T. JONES
  John MURRAY
Musician: Charles TEETER

Privates:

Joseph ADAMS Dennis MCLAUGHLIN
William ARENTRUE Hugh MCMULLIN
Darius AYERS William MANGUS
John BURGOON, Sr. Watson MCGEARY
John BURGOON, Jr. John MCGOVERN
Thomas BUTLER Rodger MCENALLY
John BOHANAN James MYERS
James BROWN William MCELEARR
John BROWN Thomas MILLER
Joseph CREIGHTON George C. MCGRAW
William COWAN Bernard MCALLISTER
Robert CASSIDAY James C. MCCLOSKEY
John CRAMER James R. NESBIT
Thomas CANNAN James P. POTTS
Gabrial CARPENTER Thomas REESE
James DUFFEY Charles REILLY
Jacob DOWNEY David G. REESE
William DAVIS Joseph ROBERTS
Howell DAVIS Alexander RIGGS
Daniel DAVIS Peter RAGER
John EASTRIGHT Samuel ROUTH
P. W. FORTENBAUGH Adam RUDOLPH
John W. GARBER William SANDS
Daniel GROSS Henry H. SPEISE
Henry HANNING John SCHMOCK
John HARTZINGER Nicholas SHARA
Thomas HOCKER William S. SMITH
William P. JONES William TURNER
Hugh KEARNAN Richard C. TROTTER
Daniel KAUFMAN John VANARD
Michael KARRIGAN Bernard WARDE
James KENNEDY Griffith W. WILLIAMS
Josiah LYBARGER Jacob WALTZ
Solomon LEAH Howell WOODBRIDGE
David LLOYD James YOUNG
George LESLIE John W. YOUNG
Jacob LUDWICK Samuel YAUGHEN
James MCCOY

Of the foregoing number, fifty-eight hail from Little Cambria.


Source: The Alleghanian (Thursday, February 20, 1862)

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