Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin


The History of Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin, published in Chicago by theWestern Historical Company in 1880, listed the names of the men credited to each of the county's townships for their military service during the Civil War. The following names were recorded for the town of Empire in order of regiment and company. These lists are presented as published despite numerous attribution and typographic errors.


Emerson, Matthew 1st Inf Co. I
Bear, Andrew 1st Inf Co. K
Henry, Joseph 1st Inf Co. K
Campbell, Barnard 5th Inf Co. I
Davis, George E. 5th Inf Co. I
Garrity, Thomas 5th Inf Co. I
Keys, Thomas 5th Inf Co. I
Lyons, Alonson 5th Inf Co. I
Phlear, Barnard 5th Inf Co. I
Phlear, G. 5th Inf Co. I
Pierce, Clinton 5th Inf Co. I
Schofield, Milo 5th Inf Co. I
Sybel, Peter 5th Inf Co. I
Wilcox, William 14th Inf Co. A
Titus, William 14th Inf Co. E
Clark, George 14th Inf Co. H
Larne, Matthew 14th Inf Co. H
McCoy, Patrick 14th Inf Co. H
Stevens, William 14th Inf Co. H
Prentiss, Andrew 14th Inf Unk
Clark, Thomas 17th Inf Co. C
Wells, Barnard 17th Inf Co. C
Brown, Anthony 18th Inf Co. A
Colman, Edward Col. 18th Inf Co. A
Daniels, Luman 18th Inf Co. A
Lyons, William 18th Inf Co. A
Briggs, Abner 21st Inf Co. A
Gaffney, John 21st Inf Co. A
Lessling, Michael 21st Inf Co. A
Strong, Joseph 21st Inf Co. A
Strong, Martin Capt. 21st Inf Co. A
Briggs, Chauncey 21st Inf Co. F
Wyman, Charles T. 21st Inf Co. F
Alden, D. T. 21st Inf Co. H
Baker, Asa 21st Inf Co. H
Briggs, Leonard 21st Inf Co. H
Gable, Anthony 21st Inf Unk
Hooks, Joseph 21st Inf Unk
Knein, Francois 26th Inf Co. E
Schriedr, Philip 26th Inf Co. E
Shaffer, Charles 26th Inf Co. E
Witzel, Frederick 26th Inf Co. E
Clark, Joseph 32nd Inf Co. A
Booth, George Frederick 32nd Inf Co. H
Fletcher, Calvin 32nd Inf Co. H
Hampton, William 32nd Inf Co. H
Hirsch, Vincent 32nd Inf Co. H
Keys, George 32nd Inf Co. H
Treleven, Daniel W. 32nd Inf Co. H
Wilcox, William W. 38th Inf Co. A
Wheeler, Byron 1st Cav Unk
Phelps, George S. 2nd Cav Co. A
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