Lockwood, Marcus D.
Marquis Lockwood was born in Westerlo in 1847, a son of Daniel Lockwood who died on May 13, 1849, and Catherine Tompkins
Marriage & Children
Before he served in the Civil War, Marcus worked as a farmer.
|Residence at Enlistment:||Westerlo|
|Place of Birth:||Albany County|
|Date of Birth:||1847|
|Names of Parents:||Daniel (Lockwood) and Catherine Tompkins|
|Term of Enlistment:||3 years|
|Enlistment Date:||28 Jul 1862|
|Enlistment Place:||Westerlo, New York|
|State Served:||New York|
|Regiment:||7th Regiment NY Heavy Artillery|
|Promotion Date:||22 Jul 1863|
|Promotion Rank:||Full Corporal|
|Captured on:||16 June 1864|
|Captured at:||Petersburg, VA|
|Imprisoned at:||Andersonville, GA|
|Died on:||1 April 1865|
|Place of Death:||Andersonville, GA|
|Additional Remarks: Enlisted at the age of 19. AKA Marquis Lockwood" Was taken prisoner of War at the Battle of Petersburg and died a prisoner of war"
Born in Westerlo, NY in 1847, Age 19 years, Farmer, Blue eyes, Sandy hair, Light complexion, 5'6" tall.
|Sources Used: Ancestry.com, American Civil War Soldiers; Annual Report of the Adjutant-General for the State of NY for the year 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; Town and City Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War|
Marcus D. Lockwood died on April 1, 1865 while imprisoned at Andersonville, Ga.
Additional Research Notes
“Marcus D. Lockwood, of Westerlo, born in 1847, enlisted in Company K, Seventh Regiment. He was taken prisoner at the battle of Petersburg, June 17, 1864, and died a prisoner of war.”
- 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
- Ancestry Military Databases
- Annual Report of the Adjutant-General
- NY Civil War Muster Roll Abstracts, Ancestry.com Military databases