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Naughton, Bernard
Enlisted 21 Aug 1861 at Ephratah, NY, age 36 as
Private, Co. K, 115th NY Infantry
Mustered in 21 Aug 1861
POW 15 Sept 1862 at Harper's Ferry, VA
Paroled 16 Sept 1862 at Harper's Ferry, VA
Wounded 16 May 1864 at Drewry's Bluff, VA
Mustered out 23 May 1865 from Mower Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Filed for Invalid pension 26 Sept [1868]? 
Application #135911, Certificate #94705
Widow (Bridget Naughton) filed for pension 21 [Sept]? [???9] from NY
Application #405194, Certificate #301537

1883 Hamilton County Pension List: Arietta (cause: wound right foot)

Born: abt. 1826
Spouse: Bridget

Newton, Henry C.
Enlisted 3 Sept 1861 at Glens Falls, NY, age 26 as
1st Lieut., Co. A, 93rd NY Infantry
Mustered in 16 Oct 1861
Transferred 6 Aug 1863 from Co. A to Co. E
Promoted Captain 6 Aug 1863
POW 16 Aug 1864 at Deep Bottom Run, VA
Paroled (date and place not stated)
Confined 15 Feb 1865 at Annapolis, MD
Discharged 15 June 1865

Filed for Invalid pension 10 June 1869
Application #144574, Certificate #103618

1850 census: Moreau, Saratoga Co., NY
1855 State census: Moreau, Saratoga Co., NY
1860 census: Moreau, Saratoga Co., NY
And
1860 census: Indian Lake, Hamilton Co., NY 
1870 census: Moreau, Saratoga Co., NY
1880 census: Moreau, Saratoga Co., NY
1890 Special Schedule census: Moreau, Saratoga Co., NY; PO South Glens Falls; Gunshot wound in abdomen and left ankle, sun stroke, prisoner at Libby, Salisbury and [Dansville]?, reenlisted in same regiment
1900 census: Moreau, Saratoga Co., NY

Born: September 1835 in Saratoga Co., NY
Father: Daniel S. Newton
Mother: Mary Ann
Married: 1867
Spouse: Mary E. Farrell
Occupation: Lumberman
Additional: no children

Nichols, Hiram Willis
Enlisted 5 Sept 1863 at Brooklyn, NY, age 26 as
Private, Co. K, 52nd NY Infantry
Mustered in 5 Sept 1863
Transferred 29 Apr 1864 to 4 Co., 2nd Battalion Veteran Reserve Corps
Date and method of discharge not given
Discharged 9 Dec 1864 [from 1890 census]

Filed for Invalid pension 8 [Jan or June] 1880
Application #376396, Certificate #395968
Widow (Almira Nichols) filed for pension 12 July 1913 from NY
Application #1011093, Certificate #764428

1850 census: Lake Pleasant, Hamilton Co., NY
1860 census: Lake Pleasant, Hamilton Co., NY
1870 census: Arietta, Hamilton Co., NY
1880 census: Arietta, Hamilton Co., NY
1890 census: Gloversville, Fulton Co., NY; PO Mayfield; Kelly's Ford, VA - arm shot in muscle
1900 census: Johnstown, Fulton Co., NY
1910 census: Johnstown, Fulton Co., NY

Born: 12 Dec 1836 at Lake Pleasant, Hamilton Co., NY
Father: Willis Nichols
Mother: Elizabeth Fish
Married: 1859
Spouse: Almira Wilbur
Died: 2 July 1913
Occupation: Farmer, Laborer, Lumberman
Additional: 6 children

Nichols, John W.
Enlisted 1 Aug 1861 at Stratford, NY, age 34 as
Private, Co. K, 34th NY Infantry
Mustered in 4 Aug 1861
Killed 30 June 1862 at Nelson's Farm, VA

Widow (Mary M. Nichols) filed for pension 16 Oct 1862
Application #4314, Certificate #3353
Minor (M.M. Miller, guardian) filed for pension 23 Aug 1866
Application #132262, Certificate #99625

1850 census: Lake Pleasant, Hamilton Co., NY
1860 census: Salisbury, Herkimer Co., NY
1870 census: (widow - remarried and children) Salisbury, Herkimer Co., NY
1890 Special Schedule census: Manheim, Herkimer Co., NY; PO Dolgeville; Mary Miller, widow; Killed June 1862, no further record

Born: 1829 in Lake Pleasant, Hamilton Co., NY
Father: Willis Nichols
Mother: Elizabeth Fish
Married: abt. 1847
Spouse: Mary M. (possibly Ruders) she married 2nd, Anson Miller
Died: 30 June 1862 at Nelson's Farm, VA
Occupation: Farmer, carpenter
Additional: at least 4 children

Nichols, Joseph F.
[Full name Joseph Franklin Nichols]
Enlisted 29 July 1862 at Salisbury, NY, age 21 as
Private, Co. A, 121st NY Infantry
Mustered in 23 Aug 1862
Discharged for disability 13 Dec 1862

Filed for Invalid pension 10 April 1886
Application #570780, Certificate #851375
Widow (Alinda Nichols) filed for pension 28 Oct 1900 from NY
Application #732799, Certificate #535654

1850 census: Lake Pleasant, Hamilton Co., NY
1860 census: Lake Pleasant, Hamilton Co., NY
1870 census: Lake Pleasant, Hamilton Co., NY
1880 census: Lake Pleasant, Hamilton Co., NY
1890 Special schedule census: Arietta, Hamilton Co., NY
1892 State census: Lake Pleasant, Hamilton Co., NY

Born: 1842 in Lake Pleasant, Hamilton Co., NY
Father: Willis Nichols
Mother: Elizabeth Fish
Married: abt 1866
Spouse: Alinda Wilbur
Died: 15 May 1899 at Lake Pleasant
Buried: Fish Mountain Cemetery, Lake Pleasant, Hamilton Co., NY
Occupation: Carpenter, Blacksmith
Additional: at least 5 children

Nichols, Paul Atwell

Enlisted 1 Sept 1864 at Schenectady, NY, age 38 as
Private, Co. D, 142nd NY Infantry
Mustered in 1 Sept 1864
Mustered out 10 June 1865 at Raleigh, NC

1860 census: Lake Pleasant, Hamilton Co., NY
1870 census: Lake Pleasant, Hamilton Co., NY
1880 census: Lake Pleasant, Hamilton Co., NY

Born: abt 1826 in NY
Father: Willis Nichols
Mother: Elizabeth Fish
Married: 1st, abt. 1851
Spouse: Dorcas A. 
Married: 2nd, bet. 1860 - 1870
Spouse: Adeline Dunning
Died: 19 March 1890
Buried: Fish Mountain Cemetery, Lake Pleasant, Hamilton Co., NY
Occupation: Farmer
Additional: at least 1 child with 1st wife


Nicholson, Robert
Alias William R. Ryan
See Ryan, William R.


Nolan, Daniel

Enlisted 18 Aug 1864 at Troy, NY, age 38 as
Private, Co. G, 7th NY Heavy Artillery
Mustered in 18 Aug 1864
Mustered out 16 June 1865 at Baltimore, MD

Filed for Invalid pension 24 Sept 1879
Application #311543, Certificate #273635
Widow (Hannah Nolan) filed for pension [18]? Oct 1892 from NY
Application #561860, Certificate #375574

1860 census: Hope, Hamilton Co., NY
1880 census: Hope, Hamilton Co., NY
1890 Special schedule census: Hope, Hamilton Co., NY; PO Northville
1892 State Census: Hope, Hamilton Co., NY
1900 census: (Widow) Hope, Hamilton Co., NY

Born: 1823 in [USA, NY, Ireland, England - note: a different place of birth was given in each census year]
Married: est. 1851
Spouse: Hannah
Died: 19 Aug 1892 (age 69 yrs, 5 mos., 7 days)
Buried: Hope Falls Cemetery, Hamilton Co., NY
Occupation: Farmer
Additional: 7 children

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O'Connell, Matthew
Enlisted 18 Sept 1861
Private, Co. B, 12th US Infantry
Discharged 18 Sept 1864
Note: dates of enlistment and discharge from 1890 census

Filed for Invalid pension 3 March 1880
Application #348076, Certificate #245318

1880 census: Long Lake, Hamilton Co., NY
1890 Special Schedule census: Long Lake, Hamilton Co., NY; PO Long Lake; eye sight affected

Born: 1831
Father: John O'Connell
Died: 1894
Buried: Long Lake Cemetery, Hamilton Co., NY
Occupation: Hotel employee

Olmstead, David M.
Enlisted 8 Oct 1861 at Northville, NY, age 22 as
Private, Co. D, 93rd NY Infantry
Mustered in 8 Oct 1861
Mustered out 29 Oct 1861
No further record

1850 census: Hope, Hamilton Co., NY
1860 census: Hope, Hamilton Co., NY
1880 census: Northampton, Fulton Co., NY
1900 census: Edinburgh, Saratoga Co., NY
1910 census: Broadalbin, Fulton Co., NY

Born: September 1840 in NY
Father: Alman Olmstead
Mother: Eliza
Married: 1864
Spouse: Harriet G.
Occupation: Bark peeling, Lumbering, Farming
Additional: 3 children
Additional: Listed in The History of Hamilton County, pp. 405-406, (Town of Hope area) as a Private under Capt. Aaron S. Foot in the 26th Regiment, 17th Brigade, 5th Division of the NYS National Guard during the Civil War years.


Olmstead, Joseph A.

[Service record as Ulmstead]
Enlisted 14 Dec 1861 at Northville, NY, age 21 as
Private, Co. D, 93rd NY Infantry
Mustered in 14 Dec 1861
Discharged 23 Oct 1862
2nd enlistment:
2nd U.S. Cavalry

1850 census: Hope, Hamilton Co., NY
1860 census: Northampton, Fulton Co., NY
1870 census: Northampton, Fulton Co., NY
1880 census: Northampton, Fulton Co., NY; PO Northville
1900 census: Northampton, Fulton Co., NY; PO Northville

Born: March 1842 NY
Father: Alman Olmstead
Mother: Eliza
Married: 1876
Spouse: Eliza M.
Occupation: Farmer, Shoemaker
Additional: 5 children

Olmstead, Robert
From The History of Hamilton County, pp. 405-406 (Hope, Hamilton Co., NY area)
He was a Private under Capt. Aaron S. Foot in the 26th Regiment, 17th Brigade, 5th Division of the NYS National Guard during the years of the Civil War.

Ordway, F.J.


Orsburn, Steren J.
From The History of Hamilton County, pp. 405-406 (Hope, Hamilton Co., NY area)
He was a Sergeant under Capt. Aaron S. Foot in the 26th Regiment, 17th Brigade, 5th Division of the NYS National Guard during the years of the Civil War.

Ostrander, James L.
From The History of Hamilton County, pp. 405-406 (Hope, Hamilton Co., NY area)
He was a Private under Capt. Aaron S. Foot in the 26th Regiment, 17th Brigade, 5th Division of the NYS National Guard during the years of the Civil War.

Ostrander, Robert 
No record found
GAR member at Wells Post, 1891
Mentioned in History of Hamilton County as a soldier from Hope

1850 census: Hope, Hamilton Co., NY
1860 census: Hope, Hamilton Co., NY

Born: 5 Sept 1823
Spouse: Polly Dennie (1826-1903)
Died: 11 July 1903
Buried: Wells Cemetery, Hamilton Co., NY

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