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THE SIOUX CITY CAVALRY

1861 - 1864

Surnames - Keith to McCormick

Keith, Frederick H. Age 38. Residence Estherville, nativity Vermont. Enlisted September 24, 1861. Mustered Sioux City Cavalry November 14, 1861. Discharged for disability June 9, 1863. Possibly died before 1868 as his wife Lucy P. (Phalinda) received a widow pension in what reads like 1868 (not entirely clear).

Kevill (Keevil), Thomas. Age 19. Residence Sioux City, nativity Ireland. See military record information in below links. Died November 19, 1870 [ see below newspaper accounts ]. Buried at St. Peters Cemetery, Jefferson, Union County, South Dakota.
Obituary
Tombstone Photo
Tombstone - Rubbed Lettering
Military Record - Page 1
Military Record - Page 2
Military Record - Page 3
Military Record - Page 4
Military Record - Page 5 - Fort Randall Post Records
Military Record - Page 6 - Fort Randall Post Records
Newspaper Accounts of Thomas Kevill's Murder
[ Note: Tombstone photos, military record, and newspaper accounts contributed by Kim Callahan - Vermillion, South Dakota ]

Kingman, Alvorado. Age 31. Residence Spirit Lake, nativity Ohio. Enlisted September 24. 1861, as Third Sergeant. Mustered November 18, 1861 at Sioux City Cavalry. Promoted to Second Sergeant July 17, 1863. Transferred to Company I, Seventh Cavalry, July 14, 1863. Mustered out in Sioux City, Iowa November 23. Some records have his name as Alvarado some Alvorado. By entering the word kingman in the search box on this web site page you can read much information on Alvorado and also Rosalvo Kingman who apparently is a brother as they were living together in the 1850 Stevens Point, Portage County, Wisconsin census. They were pioneers in Dickinson County, appearing in the 1860 Spirit Lake census. It appears from some of the history documents, Alvorado was in military service before the enlistment date mentioned above. After discharge he remained in Dickinson County and once served as a Treasurer and Recorder for the county. After his wife passed away he lived with his daughter in Center Grove. He passed away in 1907 and he and his wife are buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Dickinson County, Iowa.
Civil War Veterans Residing In Dickinson County

Kingsnorth, George Weston Age 26. Residence Sioux City, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted as a Private on September 25, 1861 at the age of 25. Enlisted in Sioux City Regiment Iowa on November 18, 1861. Transferred out of Sioux City Regiment Iowa on July 14, 1863. Transferred into Company I, 7th Cavalry Regiment Iowa on July 14, 1863. Mustered Out Company I, 7th Cavalry Regiment Iowa on November 23, 1864 at Sioux City, Iowa. Listed in Civil War Pension Index: General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934. Listed in 1850 Census at Unity, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. Listed in 1900, 1920, and 1930 Census in Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa. Died 1933. Buried at Logan Park Cemetery, Woodbury County, Iowa. Wife Mary A.
Gravestone Photo

Kingsnorth, Jesse. Age 18. Residence Sioux City, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted as a Private on September 25, 1861 at the age of 19. Enlisted in Sioux City Regiment Iowa on November 14, 1861. Transferred out of Sioux City Regiment Iowa on July 14, 1863. Transferred into Company I, 7th Cavalry Regiment Iowa on July 14, 1863. Mustered out Company I, 7th Cavalry Regiment Iowa on November 23, 1864 at Sioux City, Iowa. Listed in 1850 Census at Unity, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania and Iowa Census of 1885 in Monona County, Iowa. Died September 20, 1909 at Holly Springs, Woodbury County, Iowa. Buried in Lee or Willow Cemetery. Wife Frances buried Willow Cemetery, Woodbury County, Iowa, 10 Jun 1931.

Kinny (Kinney, Kenney), John. Age 33. Residence Sioux City, nativity Ireland. Enlisted September 26, 1861. Mustered November 14, 1861 into Sioux City Calvary. Transferred to Company I, Seventh Cavalry, July 14, 1863. Mustered out November 23, 1863 at Sioux City, Iowa.

Krudwig, William. Age 21. Residence Sioux City, nativity Germany (Prussia). Enlisted September 25, 1861. Mustered November 15, 1861 to Sioux City Cavalry. Transferred to Company I, Seventh Cavalry July 14, 1863. Mustered out on November 23, 1864 at Sioux City, Iowa. He is buried at Floyd Cemetery, Woodbury County, Iowa
Gravestone Photo
Gravestone Photo

Ladoux, (Ladu, Ladue, Lado) Peter. Age 24. Residence Spirit Lake, nativity New York. Enlisted September 25, 1861. Mustered November 15, 1861. Transferred to Company I, Seventh Cavalry, July 14, 1863. Mustered out November 23, 1864. He died in 1907 and is buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Dickinson County, Iowa.
Civil War Veterans Residing In Dickinson County

Launsbach, Charles. Age 27. Residence Sioux City, nativity Germany. Enlisted September 25, 1861. Mustered at Sioux City Cavalry November 18, 1861. Transferred to Company I, Seventh Cavalry, July 14, 1863. He died October 22, 1917 at Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa and is buried in Floyd Cemetery in Sioux City.
Obituary.

Lebourveaux, George W. Age 35. Residence Sioux City, nativity Massachusetts. Enlisted September 25, 1861, as Third Corporal. Mustered November 15, 1861 in Sioux City Cavalry. Promoted Full Corporal January 17, 1863; Sixth Sergeant May 22, 1863. Transferred to Company I, Seventh Cavalry, July 14, 1863. Mustered out on November 23, 1864 at Sioux City, Iowa. Pension papers issued to George and his wife Fannie, indicate he probably died between July 1890 and May 1894. He is buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Cherokee County, Iowa.
Gravestone Photo

Lee, Corwin M. Age 28. Residence Sioux City. Born October 27, 1833 in Indiana. Enlisted as a Private September 25, 1861. Mustered November 15, 1861 in Sioux City Cavalry. Transferred to Company I, Seventh Cavalry, July 14, 1863. Mustered out November 23, 1864 at Sioux City, Iowa. He died November 17, 1888 in Eldora, Hardin County, Iowa and is buried in that city's Eldora Cemetery, Plot L154.

Lennet, John. Age 28. Residence Sioux City, nativity Germany. Enlisted September 25, 1861 in Sioux City Cavalry. Received a disability discharge May 22, 1863.

Lidel, (Little) Wolfgang. Age 33. Residence Sioux City, nativity Germany. Enlisted September 25, 1861. Mustered Sioux City Cavalry November 14, 1861. Transferred to Company I, Seventh Cavalry, July 14, 1863. Mustered out on November 23, 1864 at Sioux City, Iowa.

McCormick, John. Enlisted as a Private in Sioux City Cavalry with no date in the records. Mustered out or rejected October 1, 1861.



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