Howard County Civil War/WWI Military Discharge Index

 

The originals of these documents are located in the Howard County Recorder's Office; photocopies of the volumes are in the GLHD collection. The upper part of the forms used in volume 1 contains information copied from the soldier's official discharge papers, including his service record and a physical description. The lower part of the form, entitled "Oath of Identity" contained information about the present residence of the soldier, his signature, and official verification of the document. In most instances this part of the form was not filled in and has been so noted below.

 

Name of Veteran Unit Age Birthplace Residence Date Vol. Page
Copeland, Henry H. G/57th IN 21 Parke Co. IN Kokomo 1865 1 1
Porter, James E. D/135th IN 20 Rush Co. IN Kokomo 1866 1 2
Porter, James E. G/147th IN 21 Rush Co. IN Kokomo 1866 1 3
Ridgeway, Squire M. G/147th IN 23 Rush Co. IN Kokomo 1866 1 4
Collins, Thomas J. H/34th IN 28 Ripley Co. IN Howard Co. 1866 1 5
Stewart, Daniel H. H/57th IN 18 Hamilton Co. IN Kokomo 1866 1 6
Gordon, Henry C. G/147th IN 18 Ripley Co. IN Howard Co. 1866 1 7
Gordon, John G/147th IN 42 Jennings Co. IN Howard Co. 1866 1 8
Yates, John I/118th IN 18 Ripley Co. IN Howard Co. 1866 1 9
Robertson, Peter H. H/34th IN 21 Ripley Co. IN Howard Co. 1866 1 10
Robertson, Peter H. 16th OH Battery 22 Ripley Co. IN Howard Co. 1866 1 11
Yates, John P. H/34th IN 18 Ripley Co. IN Howard Co. 1866 1 12
Bellew, John K/14th IN 19 Knox Co. KY Kokomo 1866 1 13
Cragan, Jonathan S. A/7th IN 18 Cass Co. IN Kokomo 1866 1 14
Hubbell, Spencer H/7th Vet. Res. Corps 45 Delaware Co. NY Kokomo 1866 1 15
Woosley, John A/87th IN 33 IN Francisville, Pulaski Co. IN 1866 1 16
Richey, Joshua P. H/57th IN 19 VanWert Co. OH [form not completed] 1 17
Stewart, Jesse C. F/89th IN 35 Montgomery Co. KY Cassville, Howard Co. 1866 1 18
Andrews, William S. F?/11th IN Battery 24 Fallsburgh NY [oath not completed] 1 19
Holton, George W. C/75th IN 24 Licking Co. OH New London 1866 1 20
Curlee, Abraham K/63rd IN 20 Jefferson Co. KY Kokomo 1866 1 21
Preble, Henry O.S. H/17th Vet. Res. Corps 30 Stark Co. OH Cassville, Howard Co. 1866 1 23
Kemp, William H/14th OH 20 Seneca Co. OH Kokomo 1867 1 25
Garr, Robert L. I/118th IN 39 Madison Co. VA Howard Co. 1866 1 26
Garr, Robert L. H/153rd IN 39 Madison Co. VA. Howard Co. 1866 1 27
Detamore, David C/87th IN 19 Butler OH [oath not completed] 1 29
Martin, Shepard H/34th IN 32 Ross Co. IN [sic] [oath not completed] 1 30
Critcheon, John L. G/83rd PA 29 Butler PA [oath not completed] 1 31
Evans, William H. I/26th IN 18 Cass IN Fairfield 1869 1 32
Leach, James M/1st IN Hvy. Art. 18 Darke Co. OH [oath not completed] 1 33
Martin, Timothy B. H/34th IN 32 Ross Co. OH [oath not completed] 1 34
Kelly, Martin D/128th IN 39 Saratoga NY [oath not completed] 1 35
Kelly, Daniel P. H/127th IN 34 Saratoga Co. NY [oath not completed] 1 36
Garrigus, John S. I/142nd IN 37 Wayne Co. IN [oath not completed] 1 37
Price, James C/10th IN 21 Clinton Co. IN Owen, Clinton Co. IN 1 38
Gullion, George W. K/100th IN 21 Indianapolis IN [oath not completed] 1 39
Shelton, James D/135th IN 19 Rush Co. IN [oath not completed] 1 40
Shelton, James I/118th IN 19 Rush Co. IN [oath not completed] 1 41
Linsday, John A. D/39th IN 40 Madison Co. IN [oath not completed] 1 42
Richards, Robert O. F/39th IN 28 Switzerland Co. IN [oath not completed] 1 44
Richards, Robert O. F/8th IN Vet. Cav. 27 Switzerland Co. IN [oath not completed] 1 45
Culbertson, Calvin G. K/8th IN 22 Wayne Co. IN [oath not completed] 1 46
Culbertson, Calvin G. F/34th IN 24 Wayne Co. IN [oath not completed] 1 47
Culbertson, Calvin G/42nd IN -- [not given] [oath not completed] 1 48
Alyea, Robert T. E/7th IN 27 Butler Co. OH [oath not completed] 1 49
Newton, John D/12th IN 22 Miami Co. IN [oath not completed] 1 50
Niswonger, Joseph C. H/18th IN 18 Cassville IN [oath not completed] 1 51
Waggaman, David D/89th IN 28 Henry Co. IN [oath not completed] 1 52
Dabney, John S. A/18th IN Cav. 26 Miami Co. IN [oath not completed] 1 53
Garrigus, Milton D/8th IN Cav. 31 Wayne Co. IN [oath not completed] 1 54
Garrigus, Milton 137th IN 32 Wayne Co. IN [oath not completed] 1 55
Garrigus, Milton I/142nd IN 33 Wayne Co. IN [oath not completed] 1 56
Snider, Otto I/160th IN 18 Tipton IN [oath not completed] 1 57
Emehiser, John D. 8th IN Cav. 18 Tipton Co. IN [oath not completed] 1 58
Cripe, John W. M/160th IN 23 Carroll Co. IN [oath not completed] 1 59
Hill, Harry H. 8th Cav. 24 Elmira NY [oath not completed] 1 60
Hill, Harry H. 4th IN 27 Elmira NY [oath not completed] 1 61
Hill, Harry H. 6th Cav. 30 Elmira NY [oath not completed] 1 62
Borders, Fred C/20th IN 21 Bowling Green KY [oath not completed] 1 63
Shelton, James H/153rd IN 21 Rush Co IN [oath not completed] 1 78
Custer, Thomas H/13th IN 31 Wayne IN [oath not completed] 1 79
Custer, Thomas B/13th 31 Wayne Co. IN [oath not completed] 1 80
Parker, Dorsey E/11th IN Cav. 18 Howard Co. IN [oath not completed] 1 81
Hilands, James D/12th IN Cav. 41 Hamilton OH [oath not completed] 1 82
Maust, Adam K/5th PA Hvy. Art. 27 Sumerset [sic] PA [oath not completed] 1 83
Collins, Henry C. F/89th IN 23 Ripley Co. IN Howard Co. 1865 1 297-9
Robertson, William H. L/4th Art. 24 Ripley IN Howard 1866 1 299-301