Sweet, James Albro

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Birth

James Sweet was born in Coeymans on October 8, 1846, a son of Albro Sweet and Eliza Ann Fisher.[1]

Marriage & Children

At about 1870, he married Harriet______ and lived in New Baltimore, Greene County, NY. They had the following children:

  • Amasa J. Sweet
  • Mary E. Sweet
  • Lillian N. Sweet

Military Service

Residence: Westerlo[1]
Place of Birth: Coeymans[1]
Date of Birth: 8 Oct 1846[1]
Names of Parents: Albro (Sweet) and Eliza Ann Fisher[1]
Marital Status: Single[1]
Occupation: Farmer[1]
Term of Enlistment: 1 year[1]
Bounty Received: $100.00[1]
Enlistment Place: Albany, NY
Enlistment Date: 2 Sept 1864
Enlistment Rank: Private
State Served: New York
Regiment: 91st Infantry
Company: Company D
Muster Out Date: 10 Jun 1865
Muster Out Place: Washington, DC
Additional Remarks: Enlisted at the age of 18.[2] "Discharged June 10, 1865. P.O. Dormansville, Albany Co."[1]
Sources Used: Ancestry.com, American Civil War Soldiers; Town and City Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War

Death

James died in January of 1923 and was buried at the Medway Christian Church Cemetery, New Baltimore, Greene Co., NY.

Obituary

Additional Research Notes

Additional Media

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


Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.9 Town and City Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War
  2. Ancestry Military Databases