Stephen Treadwell was born in Potter's Hollow, Albany County, NY in about 1841. He was a son of Valentine and Hannah Treadwell.
His father was a merchant, and he worked for his father
Marriage & Children
Stephen never married.
Stephen worked as a merchant before his service in the Civil War. Sometime after the Civil War he moved to Newburg, NY and operated a hotel.
|Enlistment Date:||6 Aug 1862|
|Enlistment Place:||Albany, NY|
|State Served:||New York|
|Regiment:||7th Regiment NY Heavy Artillery|
|Promotion Date:||18 Aug 1862|
|Mustered In Date:||15 Feb 1864|
|Mustered In Rank:||Second Lieutenant|
|Mustered In Company:||D|
|Wounded Date:||1 Jun 1864|
|Wounded at:||Totopotomoy(Totopotomoy Creek)|
|Discharged Date:||5 Sept 1864|
|Muster Out Place:|
|Additional Remarks:Enlisted at the age of 21. (confusing AG report: discharged, September 5, 1864; commissioned second lieutenant, February 13, 1861, with rank from February 11, 1861, original)|
He was seriously wounded in the left arm.
|Sources Used: Keating, Robert, Carnival of Blood: The Civil War Ordeal of the Seventh New York Heavy Artillery, Published by Butternut and Blue, Baltimore, Md 1998; Annual Report of The Adjutant General of The State of New York, regimental rosters.|
Stephen died on March 3, 1917 at Newburg, NY
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
- Civil War Pension images @ Fold3.com