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Federal (USV)


Abraham Margroff

(? - 1862)

Home State: New Jersey

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 13th New Jersey Infantry

Before Antietam

He was a foreman in Paterson, NJ in 1859. He enlisted in Company K, 13th New Jersey Infantry on 12 August 1862 and mustered as Private on 25 August.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.

References & notes

Basic information from Toombs1. Service from Stryker. 2 Paterson detail an 1859 City Directory, compiled by William Boyd online at


09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD


1   Toombs, Samuel, Reminiscences of the War ... the Thirteenth Regiment New Jersey Volunteers, Orange (NJ): The (Orange) Journal, 1878, pg. 22  [AotW citation 7866]

2   State of New Jersey, Adjutant-General's Office, and William Scudder Stryker, Adjutant General, Record of Officers and Men of New Jersey in the Civil War, 1861-1865, 2 volumes, Trenton: John L. Murphy, Steam Book and Job Printer, 1876, pg. 660  [AotW citation 17170]