Edwin H. Shorey's service record is as follows: Enlisted as a Private on 05 October 1861 at the age of 22. Enlisted in Company B, 57th Infantry Regiment New York on 12 October 1861. Promoted to full Corporal on 01 July 1862. Promoted to full Sergeant on 17 September 1862. Promoted to full Sergeant First Class on 15 May 1863. Transferred on 07 May 1864 from Company B to Company D. Promoted to full Lieutenant 2nd Class on 07 May 1864 (as of Co. D) Mustered out Company B, 57th Infantry Regiment New York on 23 September 1864.
When Edwin H."Henry" Shorey died, the family lived in Mohawk, NY and had lived there about twenty-five years...before that they lived in Clarks Mills, NY.
I found Villa's son Albert in the 1920 and 1930 census married to Carrie I ?, but I lost track of Villa after her husband died, do you have any idea what happened to her? I assumed she remarried, but have no new name... Any help would be appreciated.....Joyce