1st New York Infantry

Roster W-Z

WALKER , MATHEW.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, December 26, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. A , December 26, 1861, to serve unexpired term of regiment; promoted corporal, April 1, 1862; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

WALKER, WILLIAM.—Age, 23 years. Enlisted, March 29, 1862, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. B, March 29, 1862, to serve unexpired term of regiment; mustered out, May 25, 1863, at New York city.

W A L L , JACOB.—Age, 27 years. Enlisted, April 23, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. E, April 23, 1861, to serve two years; promoted corporal, February 17, 1862; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

W A L L A C E , WILLIAM.—Age, 25 years. Enrolled, August 28, 1861, at Newport News, Va.; mustered in as second lieutenant, Co. F, September 11, 1861, to serve two years; as first lieutenant and adjutant, February 11, 1862; wounded at Charles City Cross Roads, Va., June 30, 1862; resigned, October 17, 1862; commissioned second lieutenant, August 28, 1861, with rank from same date, vice Martin, resigned; first lieutenant and adjutant, February 17, 1862, with rank from February 11, 1862, vice Scott, resigned.

W A L M S L E Y , ROBERT.—Age, 36 years. Enrolled, May 7, 1861, at New York; mustered in as quartermaster, May 7, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with regiment, May 25, 1863, at New York city ; also borne as Robert S. and Robert G.; commissioned first lieutenant and quartermaster, July 4, 1861, with rank from May 9, 1861, original; captain, but not mustered in, May 9, 1863, with rank from February 25, 1863, vice Coster, discharged.

W A L S H , J O S E P H , see Welsh.

W A L S H , PETER.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, April 23, 1861, at  New York; mustered in as private, Co. A , April 23, 1861, to serve two years; promoted corporal, May 8, 1861; reduced, July 1, 1861; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

W A L S H , R I C H A R D H.—Age, 27 years. Enlisted, April 23, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. E, April 23, 1861, to serve two years; discharged for disability, August 14, 1861, at Canrp Butler, Newport News, Va.

W A L S H , W I L L I A M . — Age, 20 years. Enlisted, January 28, 1862, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. B, January 28, 1862, to serve unexpired term of regiment; missing in action, June 30, 1862, at Charles City Cross Roads, Va.; discharged: for disability, June 16, 1863, at Philadelphia, Pa.

W A L T E R S , GEORGE H.—Age, 28 years. Enlisted, May 3, 1861, at New York ; mustered in as private, Co. G, May 3, 1861, to serve two years; discharged, June 26, 1861, at Camp Hamilton, Va.

W A R D , JOHN.—Age, 30 years. Enlisted, April 23, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. D, April 23, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863, at New York city.

WARDRUM, THORWALD.—Age, 31 years. Enlisted, January 31, 1862, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. I, January 31, 1862, to serve unexpired term of regiment; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

WARNER, EDGAR.—Age, 27 years. Enlisted, April 23, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. A , April 23, 1861, to serve two years; promoted corporal, July 1, 1861; sergeant, September 1, 1861; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

WARNER, W I L L I A M A.—Age, 20 years. Enlisted, May 3, 1861, at New York ; mustered in as musician, Co. K , May 3, 1861, to serve two years; transferred to Co. H , May 8, 1861; reduced, June 4, 1861; deserted, August 22, 1862, while passing through Alexandria.

WASHINGTON, GEORGE.—Age, 34 years. Enlisted, April 23, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. E, April 23, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

W A S H U R E , H E N R Y , see V E R S C H E N .

WATERS, MICHAEL.—Age, 22 years. Enlisted, April 22, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. F , April 22, 1861, to serve two years; deserted, May 26, 1861, at New York city.

WATERS, TIMOTHY.—Age, 30 years. Enrolled, April 23, 1861, at New York; mustered in as captain, Co. E , April 23, 1861, to serve two years; resigned, August 7, 1861; commissioned captain, July 4, 1861, with rank from April 23, 1861, original.

WATSON, RICHARD.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted, May 7, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. H , May 7, 1861, to serve two years; transferred to Co. D, May 8, 1861; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863, at New York city; also borne as Edwards.

WATSON, THOMAS.—Age, 22 years. Enlisted, May 5, 1861, at Staten Island; mustered in as private, Co. E, May 5, 1861, to serve two years; discharged for disability, August 19, 1861, at Newport News, Va.

WATTERS, CHARLES.—Age, 29 years. Enlisted, April 22, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. C, April 23, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

WAUG-H, ROBERT.—Age, 42 years. Enlisted, December 31, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. C, December 31, 1861, to serve unexpired term of regiment; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863, at New York city.

WEDIGE, LORENTZ.—Age, 38 years. Enlisted, May 3, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. K , May 3, 1861, to serve two years; transferred to Co. I, May 8, 1861; wounded, June 30, 1862, at Charles City Cross Roads, Va.; discharged for disability, January 30, 1863, at Washington, D. C.

WEDNESS, JOHANN.—Age, 30 years. Enlisted, May 3, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. K , May 3, 1861, to serve two years; transferred to Co. I, May 8, 1861; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

WEEGEL, LEWIS.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted, April 23, 1861, at New York; mustered in as musician, Co. E, April 23, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

W E L C H , MICHAEL.—Age, 34 years. Enlisted, April 22, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. B, April 23, 1861, to serve two years; transferred to Co. C, May 8, 1861; wounded date not stated; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

W E L S H , JOSEPH.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted, May 3, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. K , May 3, 1861, to serve two years; transferred to Co. E, May 8, 1861; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863; also borne as Walsh.

WERMUTH, WILLIAM.—Age, 22 years. Enlisted, May 8, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co, I, May 8, 1861, to serve two years; discharged, May 8, 1863.

W E S S E L L , JOHN.—Age, 23 years. Enlisted, April 23, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. D, April 23, 1861, to serve two years; deserted, May 8, 1861, at Staten Island, N. Y.

W E S S E L , JOHN.—Age, 29 years. Enlisted, April 22, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. F , April 22, 1861, to serve two years; transferred to Co. I, May 8, 1861; discharged for disability, June 10, 1862, at Newport News, Va.

WEST, JOSEPH.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, January 11, 1862, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. F , January 11, 1862, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

W H E E L A N , PATRICK.—Age, 34 years. Enlisted, April 24, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. I, April 24, 1861, to serve two years; transferred to Co. F , May 8, 1861; killed in action, June 30, 1862, at Charles City Cross Roads, Va.

W H E E L E R , JOHN.—Age, 19 years. Enlisted, May 8, 1861, at New York ; mustered in as private, Co. H , May 8, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863, at New York city.

W H I T E , DENNIS.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, December 31, 1861, at Addison; mustered in as private, Co. G-, December 31, 1861, to serve unexpired term of regiment; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

W H I T E , GEORGE—Age, 32 years. Enlisted, December 31, 1861, at Addison; mustered in as private, Co. G, December 31, 1861, to serve three years; discharged for disability, February 28, 1862.

W H I T E , JAMES.—Age, 28 years. Enlisted, January 24, 1862, at New York ; mustered in as private, Co. B, January 24, 1862, to serve unexpired term of regiment; captured at Chancellorsville, Va., May 2, 1863; paroled, May 13, 1863; mustered out, May 25, 1863, at New York city.

W H I T E , J O H N C—Age, 28 years. Enrolled, January 16, 1863, at New York; mustered in as first lieutenant and adjutant, January 28, 1863, to serve two years; mustered out with regiment, May 25, 1863, at New York city; commissioned first lieutenant and adjutant, January 17, 1863, with rank from January 16, 1863, vice Wallace, resigned.

WHITNEY, EDWARD.—Age, 32 years. Enlisted, May 7, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. H , May 7, 1861, to serve two years; transferred to Co. D, May 8, 1861; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863, at New York city.

W I D E R M A N N , JOHN.—Age, 25 years. Enlisted, April 24, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, !Co. I, April 2 4, 1861, to 'serve two years; transferred to Co. K , May 8, 1861; discharged for disability, August 19, 1861.

W I E G A N D , CHARLES.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted, April 2, 1861, at New York; mustered ini as private, Co. C, April 23, 1861, to serve two years; transferred to Co. K , May 8, 1861; promoted corporal, date not stated; killed in action, June 30, 1862, at Charles City Cross Roads, Va.

W I E L E R , C H A R L E S , see Witt.

W I E S E , HENRY.—Age, 25 years. Enlisted, May 8, 1861, at New York ; mustered in as private, Co. I, May 8, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

WILCOX, WILLIAM.—Age, 43 years. Enlisted, December 31, 1861, at Addison; mustered in as private, Co. G, December 31, 1861, to serve unexpired term of regiment; discharged for disability, December 15, 1862; subsequent service in Co. G, Second Veteran Cavalry.

W I L E Y , JOHN.—Age, 23 years. Enlisted, April 23, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. A , April 23, 1861, to serve two years; discharged for disability, August 19, 1861; also borne as Wylie.

W I L L I A M S , B E V E R L Y . — Age, 18 years. Enlisted, December 16, 1861, at Newport News, Va.; mustered in as private, Co. C, December 16, 1861, to serve unexpired term of regiment; captured at White Oak, June 30, 1862; confined at Richmond, Va., same date; paroled at Aiken's Landing, Va. , August 5, 1862; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863, at New York city, as a musician.

W I L L I A M S , J O H N F.—Age, 30 years. Enlisted, April 8, 1862, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. B, April 8, 1862, to serve unexpired term of regiment; mustered out, May 24, 1863, at New York city; subsequent service in Sixth Artillery.

WILLIAMSON, SAMUEL.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, April 23, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. D, April 23, 186.1, to serve two years; deserted, May 8, 1861, at Staten. Island, N. Y .

WILLIAMSON, SAMUEL.—Age, 27 years. Enlisted, April 23, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. E, April 23, 1861, to serve two years; discharged for disability in May, 1861, at Staten Island, N . Y.

WILLIS, EDWARD.—Age, 37 years. Enlisted, May 8, 1861, at Staten Island; mustered in as private, Co. E, May 8, 1861, to serve two years; discharged for disability, April 19, 1862.

WILLIS, RICHARD.—Age, 37 years. Enlisted, May 7, 1861, at New York; mustered in as principal musician, band, May 1, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with detachment, August 14, 1862, at Harrison's. Landing, Va.

WILLIS, THOMAS.—Age, 22 years. Enlisted, May 8, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. H , May 8, 1861, to serve two years; transferred to regimental band, July 1, 1861, as a musician; mustered out with detachment, September 23, 1862, at camp, near Fort Ward, Va.

WILSON, I S A A C — Age, 23 years. Enlisted, January 21, 1862, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. I, January 21, 1862, to serve unexpired term of regiment; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

W I N C H E L L , GEORGE, see W I N K L E .

WINDISH, AUGUSTUS F.—Age, 32 years. Enlisted, April 22, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. B, April 23, 1861, to serve two years; deserted in November, 1862.

WIND SHIP, W E S L E Y . — Age, 21 years. Enlisted, December 31, 1861, at Addison; mustered in as private, Co. G, December 31, 1861, to serve unexpired term of regiment; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

W I N K L E , GEORGE.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted, December 31, 1861, at Addison; mustered in as private, Co. G, December 31, 1861, to serve three years; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863; also borne as Winchell.

W I N N I E , MATTHEW.—Age, 30 years. Enlisted, April 22, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. B, April 23, 1861, to serve two years; deserted in May or June, 1861.

WINTERS, J A M E S P.—Age, 20 years. Enlisted, February 17, 1862, at New York ; mustered in as private, Co. F , February 17, 1862, to serve two years; transferred to United States Army, December 29, 1862.

W I R T H , CHARLES.—Age, 33 years. Enlisted, April 22, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. B, April 23, 1861, to serve two years'; transferred to Co. K , May 8, 1861; wounded at Charles City Cross Roads, Va., June 30, 1862; died of wounds, August 9, 1862.

WITT, CHARLES.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, April 23, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. A , April 23, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863; also borne as Wieler.

WOLF, JOHN.—Age, 27 years. Enlisted, April 22, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. B, April 23, 1861, to serve two years; transferred to Co. K , Fourth United States Artillery, December 10, 1862.

WOODDELL, SAMUEL.—Age, 20 years. Enlisted, April 22, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. C, April 23, 1861, to serve two years; transferred to Co. K , May 8, 1861; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

WO ODE, SIMON.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, April 24, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. I, April 24, 1861, to serve two years; transferred to Co. K , May 8, 1861; jio further record; subsequent service in Co. I, Fifteenth Artillery.

W O O L E N B U R G H , H E N R Y . — Age, 31 years. Enlisted, April 22, 1861, at New York ; mustered in as private, Co. B, April 23, 1861, to serve two years; discharged for disability, October 30, 1861.

WORTH, CHARLES.—Age, 30 years. Enlisted, April 22, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. B, April 23, 1861, to serve two years; deserted in May or June, 1861.

WRIGHT, C H A R L E S W.—Age, 35 years. Enlisted, March. 12, 1862, at New York city; mustered in as private, Co. G, March 12, 1862, to serve unexpired term of regiment; promoted sergeant, date not stated; appointed second lieutenant, Co. D, June 5, 1862; dismissed, October 14, 1862; commissioned second lieutenant, June 30, 1862, with rank from May .18, 1862, vice Slosson, discharged.

WRIGHT, GEORGE.—Age, 20 years. Enlisted, December 9, 1861, at New York ; mustered in as private, Co. G, December 9, 1861, to serve three years; deserted, date not stated.

WRIGHT, WILLIAM.—Age, 22 years. Enlisted, December 31, 1861, at Addison; mustered in as private, Co. G, December 31, 1861, to serve unexpired term of regiment; deserted, prior to October 7, 1862.

W U L F F , CHARLES.—Age, 20 years. Enlisted, May 8, 1861, at New York ; mustered in as private, Co. K , May 8, 1861, to serve two years; discharged for disability, September 10, 1861.

W U L F F , WALDEMAR,—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, April 24, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. I, April 24, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

Y A T E S , JOHN.—Age, 28 years. Enlisted, May 3, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. G, May 3, 1861, to serve two years; transferred to Co. C, May 8, 1861; wounded in action, June 30, 1862; discharged for disability, February 23, 1863, at Philadelphia, Pa.

Y E A M A N S , JOSEPH.—Age, 39 years. Enlisted, April 23, 1861, at New York ; mustered in as first lieutenant, Co. E, April 23, 1861, to serve two years; as captain, August 7, 1861; as major, October 14, 1862; captured at Chancellorsville, Va. , May 3, 1863; paroled, date not stated; mustered out, May 25, 1863; commissioned first lieutenant, July 4, 1861, with rank from April 23, 1861, original; captain, July 27, 1861, with rank from August 7, 1861, vice Waters, resigned; major, December 17, 1862, with rank from October 14, 1862, vice Clancy, dismissed.

Y E N I S , JOSEPH.—Age, 24 years. Enlisted, April 23, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. E, April 23, 1861, to serve two years; discharged for disability, in May, 1861, at Staten Island, N . Y .

York , JOHN.—Age, 28 years. Enlisted, April 22, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. C, April 23, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

YORK, PATRICK.—Age_, 21 years. Enlisted, April 17, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. C, May 10, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863, at New York city.

YOUNG, P H I L I P J.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted, December 31, 1861, at Addison; mustered in as private, Co. G, December 31, 1861, to serve unexpired term of regiment; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

ZANDER, AUGUST,—Age, 27 years. Enlisted, May 8, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. I, May 8, 1861, to serve, two years; missing in action, May 2, 1863, near Chancellorsville, Va.; returned, May 19, 1863, a paroled prisoner of war; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

ZANDY, SOLOMON.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted, May 3, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. G, May 3, 1861, to serve two years; deserted, date not stated.

ZIETZ, ALMOND.—Age, 23 years. Enlisted, April 22, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. F , April 22, 1861, to serve two years; transferred to Co. K , May 8, 1861; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

ZIETZ, HERMAN.—Age, 23 years. Enlisted, April 23, 1861, at New York, to serve two years; no further record.

ZIMMERMAN, JOHN.—Age, 19 years. Enlisted, April 23, 1861, at New York; mustered in as private, Co. K , May 7, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 25, 1863.

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Taken from the Annual Report of the Adjutant-General of the State of New York for the year 1898.  Transmitted to the legislature January 16, 1899.  Serial No. 17. Wynkoop Hallenbeck Crawford Co. State printers.  New York and Albany 1899.