Adams County History & Genealogy

Adams County, Ohio Military History

Civil War: One Hundred Forty-First O.V.I.

Companies I and K

This unit served as national guards, with Companies I and K from Adams County. The commissioned officers of Company K were: George Kirker, captain; John N. Morris, first lieutenant; Ellis Washburn, second lieutenant.

Of Company K, the commissioned officers were: Simon M. Fields, captain; Robert Parker, first lieutenant, and Thomas Hayslip, second lieutenant. It was mustered into service. 11 May 1864, and mustered out 03 Sep 1864.

During its service it was stationed at Charleston, W. Va. There were no casualties in either company.

from its earliest settlement to the present time including character sketches of the prominent persons identified with the first century of the county's growth and containing numerous engravings and illustrations
Nelson W. Evans and Emmons B. Stivers [1900, West Union OH]