Fisher, Hiram Atkins

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Hiram was born in Westerlo, NY on January 9,1847 a son of Farley Fisher and Emily Atkins.

Marriage & Children

Military Service

Residence: Westerlo
Place of Birth: Westerlo, NY
Date of Birth: 9 Jan 1847
Names of Parents: Farley (Fisher) and Emily Atkins
Marital Status: Single
Occupation: Farmer
Term of Enlistment 3 years
Bounty Received: $600.00
Enlistment Place: Albany, NY
Enlistment Date: 14 March 1865
Enlistment Rank: Private
State Served: New York
Regiment: 91st Infantry
Company: Company A
Wounded in Action on: April 1865
Wounded at: Petersburgh, VA
Discharged on: 30 May 1865
Muster Out Place:
Additional Remarks:

Born in Westerlo, Albany County, NY on January 9, 1847, Age 18, Farmer, Hazel eyes, Brown hair, Dark complexion, 5'2" tall.[1]

Took part in the battle before Petersburg, received a wound in his right hand, thereby losing a thumb. Bounty paid $600.00[1]

Sources Used: Town and City Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War; 1865 census, Westerlo, Albany Co., NY



Additional Research Notes

Additional Media

Town and City Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War


  1. 1.0 1.1 NY Civil War Muster Roll Abstracts, Military databases