Golden, Charles Lapaugh
Marriage & Children
Charles married Joephine _____ at about 1873 and had one known child, Harvey Golden.
Charles worked as a farmer before his service during the Civil War.
|Residence at Enlistment:||Westerlo|
|Place of Birth:||Westerlo, NY|
|Date of Birth:||12 July 1839|
|Names of Parents:||Aaron (Golden) and Jane Ann Willsey|
|Term of Enlistment:||3 years|
|Enlistment Date:||7 Aug 1862|
|Enlistment Place:||Westerlo, NY|
|State Served:||New York|
|Regiment:||7th Regiment NY Heavy Artillery|
|Promotion Date:||22 Jul 1863|
|Promotion Rank:||Full Corporal|
|Promotion Date:||22 Nov 1864|
|Promotion Rank:||Full Sergeant|
|Wounded:||26 Jun 1865|
|Wounded at:||Petersburg, Va|
|Muster Out Date:||17 Jun 1865|
|Muster Out Place:||Baltimore, MD|
|Additional Remarks: Enlisted at the age of 23. He was wounded in the left foot."Promoted to Corp. July 22nd 1863 Serg Nov 23, 1864 In the Battles at Petersburg Tolopotomy Creek(Topotomoy Creek) May 30, 1864 Reams Station Aug 23, 1864 Cold Harbor June 3, 1864 Deep Bottom Aug 19,1864 Reams Station Aug 23, 1864 Discharged June 16, 1865 P.O. Address Westerlo Albany Co N.Y."
Born in Westerlo, Age 32, Farmer, Blue eyes, Light hair, Light complexion, 6'1" tall.
|Sources Used: Annual Report of the Adjutant-General for the State of New York for the year 1898; Ancestry.com, American Civil War Soldiers; Keating, Robert, Carnival of Blood: The Civil War Ordeal of the Seventh New York Heavy Artillery, Published by Butternut and Blue, Baltimore, Md 1998; Town and City Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War|
Charles died on September 19, 1911.
Additional Research Notes
- Keating, Robert, Carnival of Blood: The Civil War Ordeal of the Seventh New York Heavy Artillery, Published by Butternut and Blue, Baltimore, Md 1998
- NY Civil War Muster Roll Abstracts, Ancestry.com Military databases
- Town and City Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War
- Civil War Pension Records @ Fold3.com