Adelbert was born in Rensselaerville at about 1843, a son of Daniel and Christina Hood. His family removed to Durham, Greene Co., NY before 1850.
Marriage & Children
He married Helen Harris who was born in 1848, in 1869 and had the following known children born in Rensselaerville:
- Martha Hood
- Charles Hood
- Edward Hood
- John Hood
- Albert Hood
- Freland Hood
- Mary Hood
|Enlistment Date:||14 October 1861|
|Enlistment Place:||Kingston, New York|
|State Served:||New York|
|Regiment:||80th Infantry Regiment New York|
|Re-enlisted:||31 Dec 1863|
|Promoted on:||1 May 1864|
|Muster Out Date:||29 January 1866|
|Muster Out Place:||Portsmouth, VA|
|Additional Remarks: Enlisted at age 18 to serve 3 years.
Born Albany Co., NY, Age 19, Farmer, Brown eyes, Light hair, Light complexion, 5'7" tall.
|Sources Used: 1890 Veterans Census; American Civil War Soldiers, ancestry.com; Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York, regimental rosters|
Adelbert died in 1920 in Rensselaerville and was buried at the Rensselaerville Cemetery. Helen died in 1925 and is buried beside him.
Additional Research Notes
- NY Civil War Muster Roll Abstracts, Ancestry.com Military databases