Acton Memorial Library
Civil War Archives
|Co.||Regiment / Ship||From||To||Residence/ Credit||Occupation||Notes|
|A||1st MVI||Private; enl. and must. May 23, 1861||disch. Sept. 27, 1861 to accept. promotion in 23rd Mass. Inf.||Cambridge||lawyer||age 22|
|I||23rd MVI||2nd Lieut.; comm. Oct. 11, 1861; must. Dec. 4, 1861||resigned and disch. July 18, 1862||Cambridge||lawyer||age 23|
|G||3rd Ma. Cav.||Ist Lieut.; comm. and must. Nov. 1, 1862; comm. Captain June 17, 1863; must. Sept. 13, 1863; comm. Major Aug. 15, 1865; must. Sept. 1, 1865; comm. Lieut. Colonel, Oct. 5, 1865; not must.||
must. out Sept. 28, 1865, as Major
|Cambridge||lawyer||age 28 [sic]|
|Co.||Regiment||Date Filed||Type||App. No.||Cert. No.||State||Beneficiary/Remarks|
|Aug. 30, 1892||Invalid||1 128 105||1 082 087||Mass.|
|Aug. 12, 1910||Widow||947 275||708 927||Mass.||Sarah A. Muzzey|
Isaac Davis Post No. 138, Acton, Massachusetts (source: A. Dean Sargent. Grand Army of the Republic: Civil War Veterans Department of Massachusetts 1866 to 1947. 426.)
|Date||August 3, 1910|
|Obituary||Boston Globe, August 4, 1910
Cambridge Chornicle, August 6, 1910
|Survived by||Sarah A. Muzzey|
Col. Muzzey resided in Stow and Littleton for a period after the war.
News Item: "Many Years Secretary of Overseers of Poor." Cambridge Chronicle, August 2, 1902. Historic Cambridge Newspaper Collection, http://cambridge.dlconsulting.com
See also biographical sketch, pp. 400-403, in: James K. Ewer. The Third Masschusetts Cavalry in the War for the Union. Published by direction of the Historical Committee of the Regimental Association, 1902. Digital edition online at: http://www.archive.org/details/thirdmasscavalry00ewerrich
Portrait above from Ewer, p. 80.
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