Wilsey, Munson

From Albany Hilltowns
Jump to: navigation, search
caption

Birth

Munson Wilsey was born in Schoharie County, NY in about 1839.[1] He had brothers named Martin Wilsey and Theodore R. Wilsey.[1] His surname has also been spelled Wilsie.[1]

Marriage & Children

Occupation

Munson worked as a farmer before he served in the Civil War.[1]


Military Service

Residence:
Enlistment Date: 13 Aug 1862[1]
Enlistment Place: Albany, New York
Enlistment Rank: Private[1]
State Served: New York
Regiment: 7th Regiment NY Heavy Artillery[1]
Company: Company F[1]
Promotion Date: 13 Feb 1863[1]
Promotion Rank: Full Corporal[1]
Promotion Date: 28 May 1865
Promotion Rank: Full Sergeant
Muster Out Date: 16 Jun 1865[1]
Muster Out Place: Baltimore, MD
Additional Remarks: Enlisted at the age of 27.[1] Aka Wilsie. His two brothers Martin Wilsey and Theodore R. Wilsey also served in Company F of the 7th HA Regt and they all survived the war.[1]
Sources Used: Ancestry.com, American Civil War Soldiers; Annual Report of the Adjutant-General of the State of NY for the year of 1898; Keating, Robert, Carnival of Blood: The Civil War Ordeal of the Seventh New York Heavy Artillery, Published by Butternut and Blue, Baltimore, Md 1998.

Death

Obituary

Additional Research Notes

Additional Media


Sources

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 Keating, Robert, Carnival of Blood: The Civil War Ordeal of the Seventh New York Heavy Artillery, Published by Butternut and Blue, Baltimore, Md 1998