Adams County - Civil War July 1864 Draft List
Contributed for use in Adams County USGenWeb Project by John Mummert and transcribed by Kathy Mummert Francis.
-- Gettysburg Compiler, July 11, 1864
THE DRAFT The additional drawing for the deficiency of the recent draft under the calls for 700,000 men, was made at Chambersburg on Tuesday last. The following is the list of persons drafted in the several sub-districts of this county:
Berwick Twp. Abraham Sowers, John Kinnaman.
Berwick Bor. Henry Mollison, John T. Pfeiffer, John Hoffheins, Joseph B. Hafer.
Butler Aaron Wisler, Eli Stanower.
Conowago Jacob Swooveland, David Eline, Samuel Smith, Wm. Bledner.
Cumberland Wm. J. Snyder, Chas. Yeatts.
Franklin George Gory, Amos Noel.
Freedom Andrew J. Weikert, Daniel J. Hesson, Isaac R. Golden, Samuel S. Moritz, Isiah Stultz.
Germany Jacob Wolf, Ephraim Menchey, Elias Rites, Ephraim Wintrode.
Hamiltoban Geo. Sanders, Geo. Herring, Lewis Bumbaugh.
Huntington David Clever, John Deardorff.
Liberty Geo. W. Hardman, Wm. C. Seabrooks, Casper Myers, James H. Taylor, Lewis Whitmore.
Menallen George Warren, Solomon Hartman, Abraham Hoffman, Cornelius Rice, Oliver C. Smith.
Mountpleasant Adam Hartlaub, George Yohe, David Bievenour, Jeremiah Carbaugh, Jacob J. Smith, Wm. H. Houck, Wm. Fink, Peter A. Strasbaugh, John Wagaman, William Nace (colored), Samuel Wolf, Agideous Noel, Jacob Hornberger, Joseph Smith, Henry Olinger, William Lilly.
Mountjoy Jacob Jacoby, Robert G. Young, Jacob S. Baker, John Tawney, Jr., Josiah Bowers, John Karns, Joseph Stockslager, Jos. W. Trostle, James McSherry, John B. Sheaffer.
Oxford Michael McCaddin, John Emmert.
Reading Jacob Fissel, John L. Brenizer.
Straban John Wertz, Joseph A. Wolf.
Tyrone John Yohe, John Eckenrode, John Delap, Peter Miller, Franklin H. Ebert, Ephraim Bream, Jacob E. Spangler.
Union Adam Nailor, John Messinger, John Spangler, Jr., John Allen.
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