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=== Brief History  ===
 
=== Brief History  ===
  
The 65th Regiment, New York Infantry was organized at Willett's Point, N. Y., and left State for Washington, D. C., August 27, 1861. It was assigned to various times to various places and commands. The regiment mustered out July 17, 1865.<ref name="cwss">National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>  
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The 65th Regiment, New York Infantry was organized at Willett's Point, N. Y., and left State for Washington, D. C., August 27, 1861. It was assigned to various times to various places and commands. The regiment mustered out July 17, 1865.<ref name="cwss">National Park Service, [https://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>
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For more information on the history of this unit, see:<br>
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*The Civil War Archive section, [http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/unnyinf6.htm#65 65th Regiment Infantry "1st United States Chasseurs"], (accessed 9 August 2012).<br>
  
 
=== Companies&nbsp;in this&nbsp;Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===
 
=== Companies&nbsp;in this&nbsp;Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===
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Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.  
 
Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.  
  
Company A - principally recruited in New York County, Kings County, Bronx County, Richmond County, Queens County
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Company A - principally recruited in [[New York City, New York|New York City]]
  
Company B - principally recruited in Broome County, New York, Maine, Rhode Island the and the Hudson River counties  
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Company B - principally recruited in [[Broome County, New York Genealogy|Broome County]], New York, Maine, Rhode Island the and the Hudson River counties which include [[Westchester County, New York Genealogy|Westchester County]],[[Rockland County, New York Genealogy|Rockland County]], [[Putnam County, New York Genealogy|Putnam County]], Bergen County, [[Dutchess_County,_New_York|Dutchess County<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1325878004609_424" />]], [[Orange_County,_New_York|Orange County]], [[Ulster_County,_New_York|Ulster County]], [[Columbia_County,_New_York|Columbia County]], [[Greene_County,_New_York|Greene County]], [[Rensselaer_County,_New_York|Rensselaer County]], and [[Albany_County,_New_York|Albany County]]
  
Company C - principally recruited in New York County, Kings County, Bronx County, Richmond County, Queens County
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Company C - principally recruited in [[New_York_City,_New_York|New York City]]
  
Company D - principally recruited in New York County, Kings County, Bronx County, Richmond County, Queens County and Rensselaer County  
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Company D - principally recruited in [[New_York_City,_New_York|New York City]], and (Troy), [[Rensselaer_County,_New_York|Rensselaer County]]
  
Company E - principally recruited in New York County, Kings County, Bronx County, Richmond County, Queens County, Connecticut and Rhode Island  
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Company E - principally recruited in [[New_York_City,_New_York|New York City]], Connecticut and Rhode Island  
  
Company F - principally recruited in New York County, Kings County, Bronx County, Richmond County, Queens County, and Rhode Island  
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Company F - principally recruited in [[New_York_City,_New_York|New York City]], and Rhode Island  
  
Company G - principally recruited in New York County, Kings County, Bronx County, Richmond County, Queens County
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Company G - principally recruited in [[New_York_City,_New_York|New York City]]
  
Company H - principally recruited in New York County, Kings County, Bronx County, Richmond County, Queens County, and Rhode Island  
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Company H - principally recruited in [[New_York_City,_New_York|New York City]], and Rhode Island  
  
Company I - principally recruited in New York County, Kings County, Bronx County, Richmond County, Queens County
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Company I - principally recruited in [[New_York_City,_New_York|New York City]]
  
Company K - principally recruited in New York County, Kings County, Bronx County, Richmond County, Queens County and Ohio
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Company K - principally recruited in [[New_York_City,_New_York|New York City]], and Ohio
  
 
=== Other Sources  ===
 
=== Other Sources  ===
  
1. [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ Civil War Soldiers&nbsp;and Sailors System] has the information listed above and may have additional historical information. Searches can be made by name of a soldier or sailor. Information about cemeteries battles, prisoners, medals of honor and national parks is also included.<br>
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*[[Beginning United States Civil War Research|Beginning United States Civil War Research]] gives steps for finding information about a Civil War soldier. It covers the major records that should be used. Additional records are described in ‘New York in the Civil War’ and ‘United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865’ (see below).<br>
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*National Park Service, [https://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], is searchable by soldier's name and state. It contains basic facts about soldiers on both sides of the Civil War, a list of regiments, descriptions of significant battles, sources of the information, and suggestions for where to find additional information. <br>
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*[[New York in the Civil War|New York in the Civil War]] describes many Confederate and Union sources, specifically for New York, and how to find them.. These include compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc. <br>
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*[[United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865|United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865]] describes and explains United States and Confederate States records, rather than state records, and how to find them. These include veterans’ censuses, compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc. <br>
  
2. Phisterer, Frederick. ''New York in the War of the Rebellion, 1861 to 1865. ''Albany, New York&nbsp;: J.B. Lyon, 1912. [http://tinyurl.com/25xganj Google Books], [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/11490201 other libraries with this book], {{FHL|187084|item|disp=FHL Book 974.7 M2p; FHL Film 1486494-6}}
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*Frederick Henry Dyer, A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion, (Des Moines, Iowa: Dyer Publishing Co., 1908), as cited at [http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-regiments-detail.htm?regiment_id=UNY0065RI Civil War Soldiers; Sailors System] (database on-line).
  
3. ''The Union Army&nbsp;: a History of Military Affairs in the Loyal States, 1861-65, Records of the Regiments in the Union Army, Cyclopedia of Battles, Memoirs of Commanders and Soldiers'', Reprint of original published: Madison, WI.: Federal Pub. Co., 1908. [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1473658 Other libraries with this book], {{FHL|691427|item|disp=FHL Books 973 M2ua, vols. 1-9}}
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*Hawks, Steve, [http://www.civilwarintheeast.com/USA/NY/NY065.php The Civil War in the East. Database].
  
4. Frederick Henry Dyer, A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion, (Des Moines, Iowa: Dyer Publishing Co., 1908), as cited at [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ Civil War Soldiers; Sailors System] (database on-line).
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*Hamblin, Deborah; Hamblin, Joseph Eldridge. ''Brevet Major-General Joseph Eldridge Hamblin, 1861-1865. ''(Bethesda, Maryland&nbsp;: University Publications of America, c1992) {{FHL|658534|item|disp=FHL Fiche 6083735}}
  
5. New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs. "[http://dmna.state.ny.us/historic/reghist/civil/civil_index.htm Unit History Project&nbsp;: New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center] at citing Frederick Phisterer, New York in the War of the Rebellion, 3rd ed. (Albany, N.Y.: J. B. Lyon Company, 1912).  
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*New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs. [http://dmna.ny.gov/historic/reghist/civil/infantry/65thInf/65thInfMain.htm "Unit History Project&nbsp;: New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center] citing Frederick Phisterer, New York in the War of the Rebellion, 3rd ed. (Albany, N.Y.: J. B. Lyon Company, 1912).
  
6. Hawks, Steve, [http://www.civilwarintheeast.com/USA/NY/NY.php The Civil War in the East. Database].  
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*Phisterer, Frederick. ''New York in the War of the Rebellion, 1861 to 1865. ''Albany, New York&nbsp;: J.B. Lyon, 1912. [http://tinyurl.com/25xganj Google Books], [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/11490201 other libraries with this book], {{FHL|187084|item|disp=FHL Book 974.7 M2p; FHL Film 1486494-6}}
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*''The Union Army&nbsp;: a History of Military Affairs in the Loyal States, 1861-65, Records of the Regiments in the Union Army, Cyclopedia of Battles, Memoirs of Commanders and Soldiers'', Reprint of original published: Madison, WI.: Federal Pub. Co., 1908. [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1473658 Other libraries with this book], {{FHL|691427|item|disp=FHL Books 973 M2ua, vols. 1-9}}
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=== References  ===
 
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65th Regiment, New York Infantry


Brief History

The 65th Regiment, New York Infantry was organized at Willett's Point, N. Y., and left State for Washington, D. C., August 27, 1861. It was assigned to various times to various places and commands. The regiment mustered out July 17, 1865.[1]

For more information on the history of this unit, see:

Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin

Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.

Company A - principally recruited in New York City

Company B - principally recruited in Broome County, New York, Maine, Rhode Island the and the Hudson River counties which include Westchester County,Rockland County, Putnam County, Bergen County, Dutchess County, Orange County, Ulster County, Columbia County, Greene County, Rensselaer County, and Albany County

Company C - principally recruited in New York City

Company D - principally recruited in New York City, and (Troy), Rensselaer County

Company E - principally recruited in New York City, Connecticut and Rhode Island

Company F - principally recruited in New York City, and Rhode Island

Company G - principally recruited in New York City

Company H - principally recruited in New York City, and Rhode Island

Company I - principally recruited in New York City

Company K - principally recruited in New York City, and Ohio

Other Sources

  • Beginning United States Civil War Research gives steps for finding information about a Civil War soldier. It covers the major records that should be used. Additional records are described in ‘New York in the Civil War’ and ‘United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865’ (see below).
  • National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, is searchable by soldier's name and state. It contains basic facts about soldiers on both sides of the Civil War, a list of regiments, descriptions of significant battles, sources of the information, and suggestions for where to find additional information.
  • New York in the Civil War describes many Confederate and Union sources, specifically for New York, and how to find them.. These include compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.
  • United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865 describes and explains United States and Confederate States records, rather than state records, and how to find them. These include veterans’ censuses, compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.
  • Frederick Henry Dyer, A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion, (Des Moines, Iowa: Dyer Publishing Co., 1908), as cited at Civil War Soldiers; Sailors System (database on-line).
  • Hamblin, Deborah; Hamblin, Joseph Eldridge. Brevet Major-General Joseph Eldridge Hamblin, 1861-1865. (Bethesda, Maryland : University Publications of America, c1992) FHL Fiche 6083735
  • The Union Army : a History of Military Affairs in the Loyal States, 1861-65, Records of the Regiments in the Union Army, Cyclopedia of Battles, Memoirs of Commanders and Soldiers, Reprint of original published: Madison, WI.: Federal Pub. Co., 1908. Other libraries with this book, FHL Books 973 M2ua, vols. 1-9



References

  1. National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010).

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