Civil War Veterans
buried in Minford Community Cemeteries
Harrison and Madison Townships

Information was gathered from Veteran's Graves Registration at the
Portsmouth Court House, Probate Office
and Cemetery Records at the Portsmouth Public Library, Genealogy Department

Court House records indicated in blue
Cemetery records indicated in red
Family submissions indicated in black

Last Names M - Z

Click here for Last Names A - F
(red row indicates captured, wounded, missing, or killed)

Veteran's Name
Martin, Harrison Glendale F, 140th OVI 1839 none listed
Martin, James J. Kronk/Pearl G, 173rd OVI
captured and held for 1 day
9-29-1843 9-18-1918
Martin, John Rogers G, 159th OVI 1-23-1837 1-14-1876
Martin, John Mt. Carmel G, 27th OVI 6-2-1837 6-8-1864 wounded in battle
Next of kin Mrs. Will, neice, 
12th St., Portsmouth
Martin, William Bennett H, 191st OVI 1842 1911
McCann, Isaac Mt. Carmel F, 140th OVI 1-24-1838 2-2-1890
McCarty, Samuel R. Glendale Madison E, 11th PA VC
B, 9ast OVI
wounded near Winchester, VA
9-16-1843 PA 6-12-1899 Jefferson Township
McDaniel, Waitman Jenkins B, 126th OVI 1822 6-9-1864
Shenandoah Valley, VA
Killed in action
McJunkin, Isaac N., Sr. Mead C, 91st OVI 12-11-1845 PA 11-10-1916
Mead, Jacob R. Martin E, 117th OVI
G, 1st OVI
1840 3-10-1863
23y, 7d
3-12-1863 Covington, KY
Miller, J. White Gravel Crlp., F, 140th OVI 12-15-1823 12-22-1900
Minford, William J. Kallner/Squires

Enlisted as a Private on 18 July 1863 at the age of 35.  Enlisted in Co F, 117th Infantry Regiment Ohio on 18 July 1863.  Promoted to Full Corporal on 10 August 1863.  Transferred out Co F, 117th Infantry Regiment Ohio on 12 August 1863.  Transferred in Co F, 1st Heavy Artillery Regiment Ohio on 12 August 1863.  Mustered out Co F, 1st Heavy Artillery Regiment Ohio on 25 July 1865 in Knoxville, TN

F, 1st OVHA
3 weeks in hospital in TN, 1863; sunstroke, Knoxville, TN

Minford, OH
Mohat, James White Gravel F, 140th OVI 3-14-1838 11-24-1928
Monroe, Arron Monroe C, 91st OVI
in hopital in Kanawa, WV, 1863
61y, 10m, 2d
Monroe, Charles Monroe C, 91st OVI 11-13-1842 9-19-1864
Lost his life in defense of his country at Winchester, VA
killed at Cedar Creek
Monroe, Jesse Monroe C, 91st OVI 8-7-1830 3-7-1906
Monroe, Thomas Monroe F, 140th OVI 1821 1-24-1891
Moore, George W. Lindsey F, 140 OVI 11-18-1827
Harrison Co., WV
Harrison Twp.,
Scioto Co., OH
Musgrave, James Mt. Carmel G, 173rd OVI 1846 1920
Neary, Edward Bennett F, 32nd OVI 2-5-1834 none listed
Neary, Lewis R. Kallner/Squires F, 91st OVI 1841 none listed
Nye, John H. Kronk/Pearl Sgt, I, 21st OVI 1843 7-16-1871
Oberly, Benjamin B. Kallner/Squires G, 56th OVI 8-11-1841 12-29-1881
O'Neal, Samuel Mt. Carmel H, 1st OVHA 8-11-1841 1934
Parks, James H. Bennett H, 91st OVI
gunshot wound at Stephenson Depot
none listed none listed
Peach, Charles J. St. John's/Lilly F, 91st OVI
captured at Red House Shoals on Kanawa River 1863; gunshot wound in left eye at Stephenson Depot
Montbeliard, France
wounded on 7-20-1864
died 4-17-1920
Pearl, Robert Kronk/Pearl H, 191st OVI 1840 none listed
Poole, Danie
Kallner/Squires F, 140th OVI 6-16-1824 10-25-1863
Fatally Wounded
died, Summerville, VA
Poole, Rufus Bennett F, 140th  none listed none listed
Porter, William F. B. Glendale 85th OVI 4-7-1834
Philadelphia, PA
Powell, Andrew J. Mt. Carmel E, 91st OVI 4-9-1828 10-28-1906
Powell, Joshua Mt. Carmel I, 132nd OVI NG
G, 173rd OVI
1834 5-30-1884
Powell, Simon Jenkins G, 173rd OVI 8-17-1830 2-17-1901
Purtee, Andrew Rogers Corpl. A, 39th OVI 1840 none listed
Pyle, Thomas J. Pyle Co F, 140th OVI
Rambo, Philip J. Mt. Carmel F, 126th OVI
captured at Monocacy Junction, MD 7-9-1864 held 2 weeks at Lunchburg and 7 mo. at Danville
5-23-1826 1-22-1889
next of kin Mrs. Kronk, 
Madison Township
Rawlins, John Dial Glendale H, 1st OVI 9-10-1846 1-12-1917
Ray, J. B., Jr. MD Bennett F, 140th OVI 1-26-1846 4-7-1915
Rice, Jesse Glendale Madison L, 1st OVLA 11-28-1846 5-5-1873
Rickey, I.P. Martin F, 140th ONG Inf. 7-24-1838 2-14-1904
Rickey, Isaac Martin F, 1st OHA 1842 
Madison Township
12-4-1863 died while on sick furlow
Rickey, Isaac M. Martin G, 56th OVI 6-21-1834 2-14-1904
Rickey, Jacob B. Bennett Fairview F, 140th OVI
captured by Morgan's men in Ohio raid July 1863; held at Ewington for 2 days
Rider, Henry J., Sr. Batterson I, 140th OVI 8-15-1839 3-7-1902
Rider, Peter St. John's/Lilly A, 195th OVI 1838 7-27-1890
Rigley, John AKA
Ridgeley, John
F, 91st OVI 1839 none listed
Rockwell, Charles Martin F, 140th ONG Inf.
hernia from fall 6-14-1864 in WV
none listed none listed
Rockwell, John Martin B & G, 56th OVI
treated for erysipelas
none listed none listed
Rockwell, Leonard Martin F, 1st OHA
Rogers, Nathaniel Rogers F, 117th OVI, became
1st OVHA
trnsfd from D
crippled in ankle by marching; leg amputated after returning home
October 1837 2-27-1912
at home
Sampson, James S. Bennett Fairview F, 140th OVI 2-19-1834 1-16-1917
Schomburg, Henry Batterson D, 5th 10-15-1845 1-30-1916
Schumpe, William Batterson G, 7th OCAV 1-28-1838 9-17-1921
Scoonover, James Wells G, 173rd OVI 1832 none listed
Shafer, Jno.  Glendale B, 56th OVI
Shiteling, Leopold Mt. Carmel B, 56th OVI 1834 none listed
Shoemaker, Jacob Mt. Carmel F, 1st OHA
B, 56th OVI
1833 none listed
Shoemaker, John Flack D, 57th OVI
wounded at Winchester, VA
Scioto Co., OH
Shoemaker, Solomon Pleasant Grove F, 1st OVHA 1841 1917
Shumway, John Q. Shumway Lt., I, 1st OHA 1-13-1823 OH 3-17-1897
Shonkwiler, William Marshall Fairview/Bennett Co E, 140th OVI served from
May 2, 1864 to Sept. 3, 1864
Co E, 43rd OVI 
served from Nov. 25, 1864 to 
July 13, 1865
11-9-1837 07-01-1896
Suter, Henry AKA
Shuter, Henry
Shuter F, 140th OVI 1-20-1877
Hanover Germany
Harrison Township
Smith, Levi Jenkins A, 27th OVI 1837 2-2-1898
37y, 11m, 6d
Smith, William H. Rogers Musician
F, 1st OHA
1844 none listed
Snyder, Ezra Glendale F, 140th OVI
Snyder, Jonathan Kallner/Squires C, 39th OVI
wounded at Snake Creek Gap, GA 5-8-1864 in hospital for 4 weeks
5-7-1834 1-4-1914
Sonntag, Louis AKA Sontag, Louis Kallner/Squires A, 39th OVI 1822 3-15-1873
Spradling, Samuel R. Bennett A, 39th OVI 1831 none listed
Squires, Wilson G. Kallner/Squires A, 39th OVI 1841 1-27-1864
Stockham, George A. Adams G, 91st OVI 1840 3-6-1863
Fayetteville, WV
23y, 1m, 23d
son of Wm H & A
Stockham, Joseph D. Rogers F 177th OVI became
F, 1st OVHA; bass drummer
12-30-1843 6-20-1927
Swaim, Francis M. Bennett F, 91st Inf. 6-4-1837 11-24-1903
66y, 5m, 20d
Talburt, William C. Harrison Furnace E, 21 OVI none listed none listed
Thompson, J.H. Mead E, 36th OVI 1843 5-19-1903
Butler Co., PA
Thompson, James S. Mt. Carmel F, 140th OVI 8-17-1837 2-23-1898
Titus, Daniel Titus
F, 140th OVI
Crpl, ONG
1833 3-20-1874
Toland, Aaron Mt. Carmel A, 1st OHA 1846 1926
Toland, John Jenkins K, 173rd OVI 11-1-1826 4-9-1899
VanGerder, Green B. Lindsey G, 56th OVI
in hospital in Barracks, MO for 3 weeks in July 1863
1826 none listed
VanGorder, Lewis
VanForder, Lewis
Mt. Carmel F, 140th ONG
6-6-1815 9-18-1902
Wait, James P. (Sgt.) Batterson I, 18th Iowa Inf. 1834 11-19-1878
Wallace, William N. Rogers F, 140th OVI 4-13-1834 5-19-1872
Weeks, James W. Batterson A, 39th OVI 1845 1925
Wiehle, William
AKA Wickle, William
Mead G, 8th OVC 7-12-1832 
Jackson Co., OH
White, Asa White Gravel F, 91st OVI
wounded foot at Summerville WV; he cut wood to cook for hospital when able
1832 7-18-1886
White, Nelson White Gravel F, 140th OVI 5-26-1830 6-26-1882 at home
Wilson, William Mt. Carmel F, 1st OHA
2-4-1838 2-4-1892 Poison
Wolf, Johnathan Jenkins D, 173rd OVI 2-19-1830 1-1-1897
Wolf, Joseph St. John's/Lilly C, 3rd OVI
re-enlisted D4
WV Vol Inf.
1835 Germany 7-5-1878
Yeley, Isaac Pyle Powell F, 140th NC Inf 1824 none listed
Zaler, Joseph Kallner/Squires G, 173 OVI 9-11-1831
New Sweekly Twp.
Beaver Co., PA
83y, 10m, 5d