White, Silas

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Birth

Silas White was born in Preston Hollow on March 5, 1845, a son of David White and Mary Ann Macky.

Marriage & Children

Military Service

Residence: Preston Hollow[1]
Place of Birth: Preston Hollow[1]
Date of Birth: 5 March 1845[1]
Names of Parents: David (White) and Ann Macky[1]
Marital Status: Single[1]
Occupation: Farmer[1]
Enlistment Date: 26 Mar 1862[2]
Enlistment Place: Preston Hollow, New York
Enlistment Rank: Private
State Served: New York
Regiment: 5th Heavy Artillery[2]
Company: Company C
Died of Disease on: 25 Dec 1862[2]
Place of Death: Regimental Hospital, Fort Marshall, Baltimore, MD[2]
Place of Burial: Preston Hollow, NY[1]
Additional Remarks: Enlisted at the age of 18,[2]"Died at Baltimore 25th day of December 1862 with measles. Burried at Preston Hollow Albany Co N.Y.[1]
Sources Used: Ancestry.com, American Civil War Soldiers; Annual Report of the Adjutant-General of the State of NY for the year 1896; Town and City Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War

Death

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 Town and City Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 Ancestry Military Databases