Civil War Records of James Connolly


Co. Regiment / Ship From To Residence/ Credit Occupation Notes
3rd MVI (9 months)
Private; enl. Sept. 19, 1862; must. Sept. 26, 1862 must. out June 26, 1863 New Bedford operative age 30
F 3rd MHA Private; enl. Sept. 15, 1863; must. Sept. 16, 1863 must. out Sept. 18, 1865 New Bedford operative

age 32

MASSCW, 1:190, 5:808

Service Record (select pages from the National Archives): x
Service Ledger (Town of Acton): x


Co. Regiment Date Filed Type App. No. Cert. No. State Beneficiary/Remarks
3rd MVI
3rd MHA
Feb. 16, 1885 Invalid 532 488      
Dec. 3, 1890 Widow 495 188 393 416 Mass.  

Pension File (select pages from the National Archives):  6 pages (PDF*)

Grand Army of the Republic

Recorded as member no. 50 in the membership roster of Isaac Davis Post No. 138 G.A.R., Acton, Massachusetts (Acton Memorial Library archives, 92.2.1). 

G.A.R. Personal War Sketch


Date July 21, 1888
Place Maynard, Mass.
Age 57
Cause consumption
Burial St. Bridget's Cemetery, Maynard, Mass.
Survived by  

Additional Information

See also:

Brown, Hometown Soldiers: 88-91.


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