New Hampshire Private—Unidentified

New Hampshire Pvt. – unidentified

Carte de visite backmark: Kimball & Son, State Block, Cor. of Main & School Streets, Concord, N.H. Revenue stamp affixed.

Image is signed in pencil on the front as James W. Frye. There are no listings found for a soldier of this name in several sources which have been reviewed. Possibly a member of the 18th New Hampshire Volunteer who has been mis-identified. There are several images in various collections of 18th New Hampshire soldiers seated in the same pose at the same table, same photographer backmark, etc.

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Thomas Harrison Dunham, Jr.

Thomas Harrison Dunham Jr.

Residence at time of enlistment was Boston Ma.; a 22-year-old Salesman.

Enlisted on June 13, 1861 as a Corporal. On June 13, 1861 he mustered into Co. F of the 11th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry. He was mustered out as a Colonel on July 14, 1865 at Camp Meigs, Readville, Massachusetts. He was listed as wounded May 3, 1863 at Chancellorsville, Va. and wounded May 15, 1864, place not stated, estimated day.

John E. Dearbon

John E. Dearbon (Dearborn)

Carte de visite backmark: W. H. Lane, 4 How St. Haverhill, Mass. Revenue stamp affixed. Written in ink “Mr John E Dearbon, North Salem, NH.”

John E. Dearborn was born on March 26, 1847, in Lawrence, Massachusetts, he was the son of John W. Dearborn and Emily J. Dockum Dearborn. He married first Mary J. Green (1845-1877) on May 16, 1869.

Abby Frances Chandler

Abby (Abbie) Frances Chandler

Carte de visite backmark: W. H. Lane, 4 How St. Haverhill, Mass. Per Sarah Elizabeth Heald. (Mother of Abby Frances Chandler)

I married Abner Woodman Chandler, in Hampstead, Nov. 12, 1840. He was born April 6, 1815, in Atkinson, N.H., a son of Joseph and Polly (Woodman) Chandler, I bought the farm of Dea. Jonathan Kent in 1849 and moved there (now known as the Charles Damon place in Hampstead). The place is historic in interest, because of the Kent ancestors of Revolutionary times. I united with the Congregational church in Hampstead by letter from the Lowell church, May, 1877, and am a present member there. I was always connected with the musical work of the church until we moved to Haverhill, in 1889.

Mr. Hale

Mr. Hale

Carte de visite backmark: K. S. Porter, Photographic Artist, Winchendon, Mass. Possible identifications below. Research continues.

Edwin Greene

Edwin Greene

New Hampshire Carte de visite backmark: J. Morgan, Opp. Phenix Hotel, Concord, N.H. Negatives Preserved. Revenue Stamp affixed.

Edwin Greene, 9th New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry, Non-Com. Staff; b. Pittsfield; age 23; res. Concord, cred. Concord; enl. July 18, ’62; must. in July 24, ’62, as Sergt. Maj.; app. 2nd Lt. Co. I, Sept. 29, ’62; 1 Lt. Co. H, Mar. 1, ’63; wd. July 30, ’64, Mine Explosion, Petersburg, Va.; disch. to date June 10, ’65. P. O. ad., Pukwana, Dak.

William Hayward & Georgianna Durant Hayward

New Hampshire Balladist William Hayward & Georgianna Durant Hayward (his wife)

Carte de visite backmark: Photographed by D. O. Furnald, Manchester, N.H. Additional copies can be had if desired, by sending a sample card.

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