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T. Pearson

T. Pearson

Federal (USV)


Thomas Pearson

(1839 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 9th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

A 22 year old stone cutter, he enlisted 3 May 1861 at New York City, and mustered in as Private, Company H on 4 May 1861 to serve two years.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He died of his wounds at the Locust Spring field hospital at Keedysville near Sharpsburg, MD on 14 October 1862.

References & notes

Service data from the NY Adjutant General1. Further details and his photograph from his bio sketch from Green-Wood. Thanks to Frank Pastore for the gravestone photographs. His gravesite is on Findagrave.


03/06/1839; County Donegal, IRELAND


10/14/1862; Keedysville, MD; burial in Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY


1   State of New York, Adjutant-General, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York [year]: Registers of the [units], 43 Volumes, Albany: James B. Lyon, State Printer, 1893-1905, For the Year 1899, Ser. No. 18, pg. 736  [AotW citation 27864]