(1820 - 1872)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Command Billet: Commanding Regiment
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 7th Pennsylvania Reserves
see his Battle Report
On the Campaign
Major Lyman relieved Colonel Bolinger in command of the Regiment when the Colonel was wounded in action at Turner's Gap on September 14th.
The rest of the War
He was promoted again, to Lieutenant Colonel in July 1863, and resigned 21 February 1864.2
After the War
By 1870 he was again an attorney back in Lock Haven, PA.
References & notes
Personal details from family genealogists and the US Census of 1870. His gravesite is on Findagrave.
He married Celinda Margaret Ingraham (1825-1887) and they had 6 children between 1842 and 1861.
07/19/1820; Berkshire, NY
05/03/1872; Lycoming County, PA; burial in Jersey Shore Cemetery, Jersey Shore, PA
1 1850 Census data transcribed by Neil Teague in 2000.
US Census Bureau, and USGenWeb volunteers, transcribers, USGenWeb Census Project, Published 1998-, first accessed 01 July 2005, <http://www.us-census.org/>, Source page: Bradford County, PA 1850 Federal Census (File 23 of 59) [AotW citation 127]
2 Image of card for Lyman, C. A.: http://www.digitalarchives.state.pa.us/Archives/17/22/LoadMedia/3215/0001/0955.gif
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Adjutant-General, Pennsylvania Civil War Veterans' Card File, 1861-1866, Published <2005, first accessed 01 July 2005, <http://www.digitalarchives.state.pa.us/archive.asp?view=ArchiveIndexes&ArchiveID=17> [AotW citation 128]