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CHATFIELD W. Samuel 1st MI SS Co. K

Modified on Monday, 27 June 2011 06:58 PM by Patricia Hamp Categorized as Deaths, Military


  • Home: Isabella, Isabella County, Michigan
  • Enlisted: Isabella, Isabella County, Michigan on 18 May 1863
  • Age At Enlistment: 26
  • Term: 3 years
  • Mustered In: Co. K, Michigan Sharp Shooters on 26 May 1863
  • Rank In: Private
  • Mustered Out: Killed in action on 19 August 1864 at Weldon Railroad Virginia

Source: Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in The Civil War 1861-1865 Michigan Adjutant General Dept. Call No. E514.3 M62 V. 44 First Michigan Sharpshooters

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Civil War Roll Of Honor

  • Michigan Sharpshooters
  • CHATFIELD W. Samuel
  • Company K
  • Age: 26
  • Enlistment: May 18, 1863
  • Home: Isabella, Isabella
  • Enlisted At: at Isabella, Isabella
  • Died: August 19, 1864
  • Cause: Killed in charge at Weldon Rail Road VA
  • Source: Civil War Roll Of Honor: RG81-41 Roll 2 page 408

Pension Card

  • CHALFIELD Samuel C.
  • Late Rank: -
  • Co. K 1 Reg. Mich S.S.
  • Date Of Filing: 1864 Nov. 29
  • Widow: Application No. 74004 Certificate No. none listed
  • Died: none entered
  • Source: NARA Film T289 Roll 244 Organization Index to Pension Files of Veterans Who Served Between 1861-1900

Non Military Vital Record Data

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  • Death Date: August 19, 1864
  • Death Place: Weldon Rail Road, Virginia
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1860 United States Federal Census

Page 29 Township of Isabella, Isabella County, Michigan 20 June 1860 Post Office: Isabella Center
  • Samuel Chalfield 29 Male Ind Farmer born Michigan
  • Charllott Chalfield 26 Female Ind born Michigan
  • Andrew Chalfield 1 Male Ind born Michigan
    Page 30
    Same house marked another family
  • Ke but o quay 50 Female Ind born Michigan
  • Julia (Chalfield) 19 Female Ind born Michigan
  • Ro da ma 17 Female Ind born Michigan

Gruet Rolls Index

Page 33B
  • Samuel Chatfield Dead
  • Charlotte Wife
  • Key-way-ke-zhick 12

The original document from which this database was transcribed is a handwritten manuscript of approximately 376 pages, comprising a census of Native American residents from the eastern and central portions of Michigan's Lower Peninsula, particularly the Saginaw Bay and Isabella County areas. Held in Mt. Pleasant Michigan

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