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Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War. 6 0 Browse Search
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Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 1 1 Browse Search
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ay 11. New-Kent Court-House, Va., was occupied by the National forces under the command of General Stoneman. The rebels, on leaving the town, destroyed two buildings containing commissary and quartermaster's stores.--Boston Transcript, May 12. Cumberland, Va., a small town on the Pamunkey River, was deserted by the rebels and immediately occupied by the National troops.--National Intelligencer, May 12. The iron--clad steamer Ironsides, was launched this morning at Kensington, Philadelphia, Pa., in the presence of an immense crowd. The christening was performed by Commodore Stewart, of the Old Ironsides, at whose suggestion the name of New Ironsides, was given. A Naval engagement took place near Fort Pillow on the Mississippi River between a rebel fleet of eight iron-clad gunboats and a Union fleet of six. Four of the rebel boats had rams. Two of the rebel boats were blown up, and a third sunk, when the remainder retreated precipitately under the guns of Fort Pil
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter 59: (search)
62 Corwin, Currituck. Steamer Diamond 29,683 10 1,958 08 27,725 02 do Jan. 11, 1864 Stettin. Schooner Dart 2,390 84 520 95 1,869 89 Key West Oct. 21, 1863 Kensington, Rachel Seaman. Schooner David Crockett 14,462 73 1,389 77 13,072 96 Philadelphia Oct. 5, 1865 America, Flag, Canandaigua, Flambeau. Sloop, D. Sargent 5,41862 Sciota. Schooner Magnolia 41,731 61 3,199 02 38,532 59 do Oct. 8, 1863 Hatteras. Sloop Maria 4,849 37 722 25 4 127 12 do Oct. 17, 1863 Rachel Seaman, Kensington. Schooner Margaret 378 73 160 95 217 78 do Oct. 6, 1862 Tahoma, Hendrick Hudson. Schooner Martha Ann 1,498 02 714 44 783 58 Washington Oct. 1, 1863 Samuel E. B Hale. Schooner Volante 1,355 11 144 20 1,210 91 Key West Nov. 17, 1864 Beauregard. Schooner Velocity, cargo of 621 85 179 47 442 38 do Mar. 29, 1863 Kensington, Rachel Seaman. Steamer Vixen 58,127 00 3,031 02 55,095 98 New York Mar. 14, 1865 Rhode Island. Schooner Wm. Mallory 7,526 19 1,557 29 5,968 90 Key West O
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2, I. List of officers from Massachusetts in United States Navy, 1861 to 1865. (search)
Served.Squadron.Termination of service. Date.RankDate.Discharged or Otherwise.Rank. Bertram, George, See enlistment, Nov. 11, 1861. Credit, Boston.Mass.Mass.-Feb. 4, 1863.Actg. 3d Asst. Engr.Sunflower.East Gulf.Sept. 12, 1865.Hon. discharged.Actg. 3d Asst. Engr. Bertsche, Leo,Mass.Mass.-Mar. 11, 1865.Actg. 3d Asst. Engr.Estrella; Susquehanna.W. Gnlf; Special Service.Feb. 14, 1868.Hon. discharged.Actg. 3d Asst. Engr. Besse, A. P.,Mass.Mass.Mass.July 28, 1862.Actg. 3d Asst. Engr.Kensington; Merrimac;West Gulf.Dec. 12, 1865.Hon. discharged.Actg. 2d Asst. Engr. Jan. 9, 1864.Actg. 2d Asst. Engr.Pink. Bickford, John F., Credit. Boaton, Ward 11. See enlistment, Jan. 4, 1862.Me.Mass.Mass.July 20, 1864.Actg. Master's Mate.Lenapee.North Atlantic.June 10, 1865.Hon. discharged.Actg. Master's Mate. Bigelow. B. F., Credit, Brookline.Mass.N. H.Mass.Dec. 12, 1863.Actg. Asst. Surgeon.Albatross; Nyack.-May 5, 1865.Resigned.Actg. Asst. Surgeon. Bills, John G., Drowned at Sta
e church. Sept. 9th Benjamin Francis child baptized. Benjamin the first baptized after we had ye new silver basin and brass frame which was the gift of Mr. John Willis deceased: the basin cost a hundred and odd pounds and ye frame 9 odd. Nov. 23.,d (Mrs. Ruth Brooks that was) and I was out bride and bridegroom. Dec. 7th This day I am 24 years old. I. S. Jan. 4. 1761. Funeral Sermon for our late Sovereign Lord King George the second of blessed memory, who died at his palace at Kensington ye 25th of Oct. last. in 77 year of his age and 34 of his Reign, His death was sudden. March 15th Text Isaiah 42: 25, This text was chosen on account of the shock of the earthquake felt Thursday ye 12 instant at about an hour after 2 o'clock in the morning a pretty considerable shock. (My spouce and I were at Boston). Fast day April 22d 1761: This is the first annual fast that I ever knew to be on Wednesday it has been customary in this Province to have fasts and thanksgivings on T