Image: Maj. George W. Varney, 2nd Maine Infantry

14 06 2021
George. W. Varney, 2nd ME Infantry, Contributed by Joseph Maghe
George W. Varney from FindAGrave

George W. Varney at Ancestry

George W. Varney at Fold3

George W. Varney at FindAGrave

George W. Varney at Wikipedia





Asst. Surgeon Frederic de Peyster III, 8th New York State Militia

12 06 2021
Asst. Surg. Frederic de Peyster III, 8th NYSM (L), His Sister Estelle Livingston “Lily” de Peyster (R) Contributed by Ron Coddington
Frederic de Peyster III from FindAGrave
Frederic de Peyster III from FindAGrave

Frederic de Peyster at FindAGrave

Frederic de Peyster at Geni

Frederic de Peyster bio sketch





Pvt. Charles E. Perkins, Co. I, 2nd Rhode Island Infantry

11 06 2021
Charles E. Perkins, Co. I, 2nd Rhode Island Infantry, Contributed by Rob Grandchamp

Charles E. Perkins at Ancestry

Charles E. Perkins at Fold 3

Charles E. Perkins at FindAGrave

Charles E. Perkins bio sketch

2nd Rhode Island Infantry Roster





Kady Brownell, Co. H, 1st Rhode Island Infantry

10 06 2021
Kady Cottrell Southwell McKenzie Brownell from library.providence.com
Kady Brownell from cowanauctions.com

While she appears on no roster, Kady Brownell by most accounts served as “daughter of the regiment” and color bearer for the regiment at First Bull Run. Her husband Robert Brownell was in Co. H, and she joined him with the regiment in the field. Her pension record (see below) notes her as a member of Co. H.

Kady Brownell at Ancestry.com

Kady Brownell at Fold 3

Kady Brownell at FindAGrave

Kady Brownell at Wikipedia

1st Rhode Island Infantry Roster





Image: Pvt. Charles W. Gleason, Co. A, 2nd Rhode Island Infantry

9 06 2021
Charles W. Gleason, Co. A, 2nd RI Infantry, Contributed by Rob Grandchamp

Charles W. Gleason at Ancestry

Charles W. Gleason at Fold3

Charles W. Gleason at FindAGrave

Charles W. Gleason bio

2nd Rhode Island Infantry Roster





Image: Lt. Charles Graham Halpin(e), 69th New York State Militia

8 06 2021
Charles Graham Halpin(e), 69th NYSM (L), Journalist Benjamin Penhallow Shilaber (The Carpet Bag), Contributed by Ron Coddington

Charles Graham Halpin(e) at Ancestry

Charles Graham Halpin(e) at Fold3 (shows as unattached to a company)

Charles Graham Halpin(e) at FindAGrave

Charles Graham Halpine at Wikipedia





Image: Lt. Andrew Douglas Ramsay, Co. I, 1st U. S. Artillery

7 06 2021
Lt. Andrew Douglas Ramsay, Co. I, 1st U. S. Artillery. Contributed by Joseph Maghe

Andrew Douglas Ramsay at FindAGrave





Image: Pvt. Theodore Wheaton King, Co. F, 1st Rhode Island Infantry

1 06 2021
Pvt. Theodore Wheaton King Co. F, 1st Rhode Island Infantry Contributed by Rob Grandchamp
Pvt. Theodore Wheaton King Co. F, 1st Rhode Island Infantry Contributed by Rob Grandchamp

Theodore Wheaton King at Ancestry

Theodore Wheaton King at Fold3

Theodore Wheaton King at FindAGrave

Theodore Wheaton King bio sketch

Correspondence of Theodore Wheaton King’s Father on this site

More Correspondence of Theodore Wheaton King’s Father

First Rhode Island Infantry Roster





Image: Officers of 2nd Rhode Island Infantry

29 05 2021
Capt. Beriah S. Brown, Co. H, Lt. John P. Shaw, Co. F, Lt. Thomas Foy [ID’d as Fry], Co., H, 2nd RI Infantry Courtesy of Library of Congress

Title: Camp Brightwood, D.C.–Contrabands in 2nd R.I. Camp

Date Created/Published: [between 1861 and 1865]

Medium: 1 photographic print on carte de visite mount: albumen; 10×6 cm.

Summary: Capt. B.S. Brown (left); Lt. John P. Shaw, Co. F 2nd Regt. Rhode Island Volunteer Infantry (center); and Lt. Fry (right) with African American men and boy.

John P. Shaw Contributed by Rob Grandhamp
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John P. Shaw Contributed by Rob Grandchamp

Beriah S. Brown at Ancestry

Beriah S. Brown at Fold3

Beriah S. Brown at FindAGrave

John P. Shaw at Ancestry

John P. Shaw at Fold3

John P. Shaw at FindAGrave

John P. Shaw info in this post

Thomas Foy at Ancestry

Thomas Foy at Fold3

Thomas Foy’s Sword

2nd Rhode Island Roster





Image: Pvt. Joshua Perry Clarke, Co. F, 1st Rhode Island Infantry

28 05 2021
Pvt. Joshua Perry Clarke, Co. F, 1st Rhode Island Infantry Contributed by Rob Grandchamp

Joshua Perry Clarke at Ancestry.com

Joshua Perry Clarke at Fold3

Joshua Perry Clarke at FindAGrave

Joshua Perry Clarke Bio Sketch