Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album



Cumberland Civil War bounties, 1864

Contributed by Town of Cumberland

Document recording the list of subscribers for the Town of Cumberland to provide bounty money to pay for substitute soldiers in the Civil War.

Many Maine towns paid for substitutes to serve in the army during the Civil War because of the necessity of keeping men at home to keep the town viable.

View/Add Comments


Item has a transcription view a full transcription

Click the link above to download and view the PDF file. Help with PDF.

Other Information

  • Title: Cumberland Civil War bounties, 1864
  • Creator: Cumberland (Me.), Town of
  • Creation Date: 1864-08-11
  • Subject Date: 1864-08-11
  • Town: Cumberland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: paper
  • Object Type: Text

For more information about this item, contact:

Town of Cumberland
290 Tuttle Road, Cumberland Center, ME 04021
(207) 829-5559

Print This Record

Cross Reference Searches

LC Subject Headings

United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Recruiting and enlistment
United States. Army--Recruiting and enlistment, etc.
Bounties, Military


Studivant, Henry
Harris, Joseph
Bracket, S M
Littlefield, George W.
Bennet, William S.
Hamilton, James C.N.
Henley, Horace
Hill, Reuben
Hamilton, Isaac
Hamilton Jr., Robert
Hamilton, Benjamin
Ross, Elias
Hamilton, Solomon F.
Hamilton, Thomas
Hamilton, Alfred
Hamilton, David
Bennett, Stephen F.
Ross, Edward
Hamilton Jr., Simeon
Hamilton Jr., Stephen
Hamilton, Albion
Hamilton, Henry C.
Hamilton, John
Hamilton, John A.
Hill, David H.
Webber, Benjamin
Grannel, Charles A.
Ross Jr., Samuel
Grannell, Albert H.
Hamilton, Robert
Hamilton, Simeon
Bowen, Hugh
Hamilton, Royal
Sawyer, Joseph S.
Ross, Samuel
Hamilton, Roswell E.
Hamilton, David
Ross, David O.
Hill, David
Sawyer, Stillman
Littlefield, William t.
Hamilton Jr., Robert
Stowell, Daniel
Orr, Edgar
Orr, Charles S. C.
Soule, Alonzo H.
Hill, Abner
Taylor, Warren
Littlefield, Nathaniel M.
Hamilton, Sylvanus Enoch B.
Morse, Michael
Hamilton, Cyrus
Cleaves Jr., Aaron
Hamilton Jr., Ambrose
Keller, David
Ross, William H.
Sturdivant, William R.
Buckett, Moses D.
Goodnow, Robert
Morrill, Chas. W.
Sturdivent, Howard M.
Hamilton, Rufus S.
Randall, Samuel
Hamilton, Byron D.
Hamilton, David S. Merriman
Hamilton, Edward
Crawford, Charles A.
Thompson, William T.
Doughty, Issacher
Hill, David N.
Drinkwater, W. J.
Ross, David H.
Curit, Stephen
Orr, Stephen
Hamilton, Charles
Hill, David N.
Drinkwater, W. J.
Ross, David H.
Curit, Stephen
Orr, Stephen
Hamilton, Charles
Drinkwater, Ruel
Blanchard, William M.
Russell, William
Collings, Hannah
Conant, R. O.
Hamilton, Ambros
Hill, Lydia
Keller, Isaac
Soule, Rufus
Sawyer, Stillman
Littlefield, Robert R.
Greely, William D.
Pettengill, Nathaniel
Lufkin, Rufus H.
McLlelen, Charles
Anderson, R. D.
Bradford, Jonathan
Harris, John
Curit, John
Ross, Freeman
Small, Joseph E.
Pettingill, Moses
Petingill, Samuel
Pettingell Sr., Nathaniel
McLlelen, Nath Charles
Mixey, George
Buxton, Edward F.
Towle, Asa F.
Thompson, Barwill J.
Johnson 3rd, Barnwell
Hamilton, David P.
Thompson, Charles
Hanborne, Joseph
Randall, H.
Jones, Simeon
Sturtevant, H.
Rideout, Sm.
Merrill, Benjamin
True, Isreal
Morrill, Josiah
Blanchard, Joseph
Reed, William
Rideout, Tenbin
Purington, James
Gray, David
Russell, William
Loring, William L.
Huston, Andrew L.
Humphrey, N. L.
Merrill, Ruel
Hall, Greenfield
Pearson, I. O.
Doughty, Frank
Blanchard, Nicholas
Baston, Andrew
Merrill, Alaxander
Drinkwater, J. M.
Blanchard, John
Drinkwater, Syrus
Jordan, E. S.
Wilson, D. B.

Print This Record

Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please use this form.