Littlestown And The Civil War
COSHUN, John - Sergeant, Co. G. Born in Adams Co., PA. First enlisted 10 Nov `62 in Co. F, 165th PA Infantry. Mustered out 28 July `63 at Gettysburg, PA. Drafted into the 101st PA from Littlestown, Adams Co., PA. Enrolled 2 March `65 at Gettysburg, PA as a 41 year old Farmer from Gettysburg, PA. Mustered in 13 March `65 as a Private at Harrisburg, PA. Promoted 25 March `65 to Sgt. Mustered out 25 June `65. Died 15 Dec 1895. Also spelled COSHIN & COSHIRN.

CRABBS, Joseph A. - Private, Co. G. Born in Adams Co., PA. First enlisted 6 Nov `62 in Co. E, 165th PA Infantry. Mustered out 28 July `63 at Gettysburg, PA. Enlisted into the 101st PA on 25 Feb `65 at Littlestown, Adams Co., PA; a 34 year old Laborer from Dover, PA. Mustered in 19 March `65 at Harrisburg, PA. Mustered out 25 June `65. Died 13 Jan 1913. Also spelled CRABS

CUMP, Samuel - Private, Co. G. Born in Adams Co., PA. Drafted from Littlestown, Adams Co., PA. Mustered in 13 March `65; a 32 year old Shoe Maker from Gettysburg, PA. Mustered out 25 June `65

DUTTERA, Rufus C. - Corporal, Co. G. Born 20 April 1826 in Adams Co., PA; the son of George Peter & Elizabeth (Weikert) Dodderer. Married Catherine Bittinger on 28 Dec 1848. Drafted from Littlestown, Adams Co., PA. Enlisted 2 March `65 at Gettysburg, PA; a 29 year old Butcher from Gettysburg, PA. Mustered in 13 March `65. Promoted 25 March `65 to Corporal. Mustered out 25 June `65. Died 30 April 1887 and is buried in Littlestown, Adams Co., PA

FEESER, William H. - Private, Co. G. Born 18 Feb 1830 in Littlestown, Adams Co., PA. (Also listed as being born in Frederick, MD). His first marriage was to Nancy Stonesifer on 27 March 1859. She died 8 July 1859. She is buried in the old cemetery of the Methodist Church in Littlestown, Pa. William then married Harriet Bower on 4 Oct 1859 in Hanover. They had five children; Annie E. in 1860, Mary in 1864, George William in 1866, Frank Elmer in 1869 and Sarah in 1874. William was drafted from Littlestown, Adams Co., PA. Enrolled 8 March `65 at Gettysburg, PA; at age 38 from N. Codorus Twp, York Co., PA. Mustered in 13 March `65. He was stationed at Camp Palmer, Morehead City, NC. He mustered out 25 June `65. He fell and hurt his left knee at some point. He filed for pension in 1899. He lived his days in Hanover, York Co., PA and died 8 Jan 1904. David H. Feeser.

HESSON, Franklin D. - Private, Co. G. Born in Carroll Co., Maryland. Enlisted 28 Feb `65 at Gettysburg, PA; a 22 year old Blacksmith from Gettysburg, PA. Mustered in 13 March `65. Mustered out 25 June `65. Died 20 March 1924 at Littlestown, Adams Co., PA.

KEEFER, James W. - Private, Co. G. Born in Adams Co., PA. First enlisted 14 Nov `62 in Co. E, 165th PA Infantry. Mustered out 28 July `63 at Gettysburg, PA. Drafted into the 101st PA from Littlestown, Adams Co., PA. Enrolled 28 Feb `65 at Gettysburg, PA; a 40 year old Wheel Wright from Gettysburg. Mustered in 13 March `65. Mustered out 25 June `65. Died 29 Dec 1900.

KEEFER, Joseph H. - Private, Co. G. Born in Adams Co., PA. First enlisted 7 Nov `62 in Co. E, 165th PA Infantry. Mustered out 28 July `63 at Gettysburg, PA. Drafted into the 101st PA from Mt. Joy, Adams Co., PA. Enrolled 2 March `65 at Gettysburg, PA; a 24 year old Laborer from N. Codorus Twp, York Co., PA. Mustered in 25 March `65. Mustered out 25 June `65. Died 21 Sept 1916 in Littlestown, Adams Co., PA.

LONG, Philip - Private, Co. G. Born in Adams Co., PA. Drafted from Littlestown, Adams Co., PA. Enrolled 28 Feb `65 at Gettysburg, PA; a 37 year old Farmer from Gettysburg. Mustered in 13 March `65. Mustered out 25 June `65. Died 25 May 1899.

KELLER, Jacob A. - Private, Co. G. Born in Adams Co., PA. Drafted from Littlestown, Adams Co., PA. Enrolled 28 Feb `65 at Gettysburg, PA; a 33 year old butcher from Gettysburg. Mustered in 13 March `65. Mustered out 25 June `65. Living in Littlestown, PA in 1890. Died 30 May 1908

SELLERS, Henry - Private, Co. G. Born in Adams Co., PA. Drafted from Littlestown, Adams Co., PA. Enrolled 28 Feb `65 at Gettysburg, PA; a 35 year old Lumber Merchant from Gettysburg. Mustered in 13 March `65. Mustered out 25 June `65

SELLERS, John - Corporal , born Mt. Rock, Adams County.  occupation Coach Painter.
Entered  service on Feb 26th 1865 and discharged as a corporal on June 25th by  special
order No.86 by Headquarters.


SMITH, George - Private, Co. G. Born in Adams Co., PA. First enlisted 6 Nov `62 in Co. E, 165th PA Infantry. Mustered out 28 July `63 at Gettysburg, PA. Enlisted 25 Feb `65 into the 101st PA at Littlestown, PA; a 31 year old Carpenter from Penn, PA. Mustered in 10 March `65. Mustered out 25 June `65. Died 21 July 1916 at Littlestown, Adams Co., PA.
SMITH, John - Corporal, Co. G. Born in Philadelphia, PA. Drafted from Littlestown, Adams Co., PA. Enrolled 7 March `65 at Gettysburg, PA; a 22 year old Butcher from Gettysburg, PA. Mustered in 13 March `65 as a Private. Promoted 25 March `65 to Corporal. Mustered out 25 June `65.

SPANGLER, David
L. - Private, Co. G. Born 6 Apr 1837 in Carlisle, Cumberland Co., PA; the son of Joseph & Keziah (Lawyer) Spangler. Married Nancy Hoffman on 16 Nov 1858 in Gettysburg, Adams Co., PA. Enlisted 6 March `65 at Gettysburg, PA; a 27 year old Farmer from Gettysburg. Mustered in 13 March `65. Mustered out 25 June `65. Married Louisa Sachs on 5 Apr 1906 in Mt. Joy Twp, Adams Co., PA. Died 10 Dec 1927 and is buried with both wives at Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Littlestown, Adams Co., PA. Vanessa R. Stern.

SPANGLER, Josep
h - Private, Co. G. Born 18 Jun 1839 in Mt. Joy Twp, Adams Co., PA; the son of Joseph & Keziah (Lawyer) Spangler. Married Lucy Ann Hoffman on 7 Feb 1865 in Littlestown, Adams Co., PA. Drafted from Mt. Joy, Adams Co., PA. Enrolled 8 March `65 at Gettysburg, PA; a 25 year old Farmer from Gettysburg. Mustered in 13 March `65. Mustered out 25 June `65. Died 22 Oct 1903 and is buried at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Mt. View Cemetery, Harney, Carroll Co., MD.
SPANGLER, Levi - Private, Co. G.

SWOPE, Luther A
. - Private, Co. A. Born in Littlestown, Adams Co., PA. First enlisted 19 June `63 in Co. A, 26th Pennsylvania Emergency Militia, formed in 1863 to protect against Lee's
invasion of PA.  The 26th PA Infantry was formed in May 1861 and was the first three-year regiment from Pennsylvania.  It was mustered out in June, 1864.. Enlisted 9 March `65 into the 101st PA at Harrisburg, PA; a 21 year old Student from Lower Swatara Twp, Dauphin Co., PA. Mustered in 14 March `65. Mustered out 25 June `65. Died 14 Feb 1924 at Long Island, NY.

WILT, Rufu
s - Private, Co. G. Born 24 Dec 1837 in Littlestown, Adams Co., PA; son of Jacob & Catharina Wilt. Mustered into the 101st PA on 13 March `65. Mustered out 25 June `65 at New Bern, NC. Also served in Co. E, 49th PA Infantry. Died 3 Oct 1882.
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