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Roster of Company B, 21st Pennsylvania Cavalry

From the book "Sergeant Hugh Paxton Bigham: Lincolnís Guard at Gettysburg" By John B. Horner

Roll of Company B, 21st Pennsylvania Cavalry. Eighth Corporal Witherow D. Horner was the son of the author's great uncle. He was born March 19, 1842, volunteered in Co. B, and served until the close of the war. He was wounded five days before Lee's surrender, and was confined in the hospital at Washington for four months. He went to Belle Plaine, Kansas, in 1878, and died there. Roll of Company B, 21st Pennsylvania Cavalry. Number 30, Private Theodore B. Horner, was the brother of the author's great-grandfather, born April 17, 1844; married November 18, 1880 to Jennie Hesson of Harney, Maryland; died June 4, 1901. Number 52, G. Washington Sandoe, was the first Union Casualty before the battle of Gettysburg.

Roll of Company B, 21st Pennsylvania Cavalry:

Officers:

Non Commission Officers:

  • 1st Sergeant Hugh Paxton Bigham
  • 2nd Sergeant C. H. Fulweiler
  • 3rd Sergeant Robert McIlhening
  • 4th Sergeant Adam B. Black
  • 5th Sergeant Washington Withrow
  • 6th Sergeant William J. King
  • 7th Sergeant Isaac Bucher (C. S. Sergeant)
  • 8th Sergeant Isaiah Orr (M. Sergeant)
  • 1st Corporal William W. Crooks
  • 2nd Corporal John L. A. Young
  • 3rd Corporal William B. Reynolds
  • 4th Corporal Alexander Bucher
  • 5th Corporal Isaac Stochslager
  • 6th Corporal J. Harvey Cobean
  • 7th Corporal Abraham King
  • 8th Corporal Withrow Horner

Buglers:

  • 1st Bugler Henry Carr
  • 2nd Bugler Robert Mcleaf

Enlistees:

  1. Samuel Allison
  2. Ephriam Bair
  3. Walter Beamer
  4. Rush Bigham
  5. William Black
  6. John  Bosserman
  7. David Brinkerhoff
  8. John Buckler
  9. Calvin Bushey
  10. William Carpenter
  11. Phillip Cashman
  12. Michael Cafsat
  13. Clayton Chamberlin
  14. Absolom Conrad
  15. Thomas Culbertson
  16. John Cumer
  17. Miller Degroft
  18. William Dixon
  19. Daniel Decker
  20. David Eckert
  21. William Freeman
  22. Isaac Fritz
  23. Craig Geiselman
  24. William Geiselman
  25. George Haines
  26. John Herring
  27. John Hoffman
  28. James Holtsworth
  29. Daniel Hoover
  30. Theodore Hoover
  31. Barnhart Hollebaugh
  32. Peter Hull
  33. Ephraim Kism
  34. Joseph Kuhn
  35. William Lighter
  36. John Low
  37. John Lower
  38. Josiah Lower
  39. ______McAlister
  40. John W. McCleary
  41. Robert Mcreary
  42. Luther McDonnell
  43. Daivd McGuigan
  44. William Mickley
  45. Joseph Mills
  46. Samuel Musselman
  47. Henry Myers
  48. John Peters
  49. James Rebert
  50. Ephraim Reever
  51. Frantz Rothenbacher
  52. Washington Sandoe
  53. George Scott
  54. Samuel Sherman
  55. George Schriver
  56. Lewis Schriver
  57. Samuel Shull
  58. John Shultz
  59. Adam Snyder
  60. Phillip Snyder
  61. John Tate
  62. William Toot
  63. John Wade
  64. William Walker
  65. John Weikert
  66. William Weikert
  67. William Weible
  68. James Wilson
  69. Edward Wintrode
  70. David Young
  71. George Young

Related Reading: The letters of Major Bell,  Monuments of Company B