Lewis E Close (1835) - American Civil War

Lewis E Close (1835) – American Civil War

Lewis E Close (1835) was born in Saratoga County, New York, the son of Lewis Peter Close (1803) and Eliza Emelisa Esmond. He was drafted into the Union forces at Saratoga Springs, New York in 1863. He was killed in action at Alexandria, Louisiana in […]

Dorwin Jacob Close (1831) - American Civil War

Dorwin Jacob Close (1831) – American Civil War

Dorwin Jacob Close (1831) was born in Mayfield, New York, the son of Peter Close (1804) and Mary Ann Brown. He enlisted into the Union forces at Mayfield, New York in 1862. Service Record: Enlisted in Company I, New York 10th Cavalry Regiment on 06 […]

Nathaniel Erwin Close (1840) - American Civil War

Nathaniel Erwin Close (1840) – American Civil War

Nathaniel Erwin Close (1840) was born in Jefferson County, New York, the son of Peter Close (1804) and Mary Ann Brown. He enlisted into the Union forces at Mayfield, New York in 1861. In 1863 he was drafted into the Union forces at Mayfield, New […]

Sperry Bouton Close (1837) - American Civil War

Sperry Bouton Close (1837) – American Civil War

Sperry Bouton Close (1837) was born in Hinckley, Ohio, the son of Zaccheus Mead Close (1795) and Lucinda Holmes. He was drafted into the Union forces at Medina County, Ohio in 1863. He enlisted into the Union forces in 1865 at Ohio. Service Record: Enlisted […]

Benjamin Franklin Close (1827) - American Civil War

Benjamin Franklin Close (1827) – American Civil War

Benjamin Franklin Close (1827) was born in Madison, Indiana, the son of Samuel J Close (1792) and Nancy Ann Collier. He enlisted into the Union forces in 1862 at Indiana. Service Record: Enlisted in Company F, Indiana 66th Infantry Regiment on 19 Aug 1862 Promoted […]

Charles L Close (1842) - American Civil War

Charles L Close (1842) – American Civil War

Charles L Close (1842) was born in Cayuga County, New York, the son of John A Close (1814) and Julia S Foot. He enlisted into Union forces in September 1861 at Cortland, New York. He survived the war, being mustered out in 1863. Service Record: […]

Allen Close (1840) - American Civil War

Allen Close (1840) – American Civil War

Allen Close (1840) was born in Ohio, the son of Allen Close (1789) and Mary Johnson. He enlisted into Union forces in September 1861 at Ohio. He survived the war, being mustered out in 1864. Service Record: Enlisted in Company G, Ohio 36th Infantry Regiment […]

Edward Elbridge Close (1839) - American Civil War

Edward Elbridge Close (1839) – American Civil War

Edward Elbridge Close (1839) was born in Scipio, New York, the son of William Close (1793) and Chloe Smith. He enlisted into Union forces in September 1861 at Scipio, New York. He survived the war, being mustered out in 1864. Service Record: Enlisted in Company […]

William Franklin Close (1845) - American Civil War

William Franklin Close (1845) – American Civil War

William Franklin Close (1845) was born in Moravia, New York, the son of Jabez Close (1820) and Sarah A Royce. He enlisted into Union forces in December 1863 in Flint, Michigan. He is recorded as wounded, but survived the war. Service Record: Enlisted as a […]

Jonathan Close (1824) - American Civil War

Jonathan Close (1824) – American Civil War

Jonathan Close (1824) was born in New York State, the son of Reuben Close (1782) and Deborah Webb. He enlisted into the Union forces on 10 May 1862 in the state of Wisconsin. It looks as though he was killed in action in Mississippi on […]