Isaac Bottenfield1

M, #1016, b. 19 November 1822, d. 26 July 1876
Last Edited=27 Jan 2014
     Isaac Bottenfield, son of Rev. Samuel Bottenfield and Margaret Mitchell, was born on 19 November 1822 at Greene County, Pennsylvania.1,2 Isaac Bottenfield was the son of Rev. Samuel Bottenfield and Margaret Mitchell.1

Isaac Bottenfield married Sarah Ann (?).1

In 1850, Isaac Bottenfield appeared on the United States Census, at Perry Township, Monroe County, Ohio.3

Isaac Bottenfield married Mary E. Treux after 1851.4

In 1860, Isaac Bottenfield appeared on the United States Census, at Antioch, Monroe County, Ohio.5

Isaac Bottenfield began military service on 10 September 1861 at Antioch, Monroe County, Ohio. He originally enlisted as a Private in Company C, 2nd West Virginia Cavalry. He is described as having black eyes and hair and was a mason by occupation..6,2,7,8,9

The military service record of Isaac Bottenfield includes the following:
May 1862, absent on furlough to Monroe County, Ohio, extended from April 21, 1862, on recommendation of surgeon
June 1862 absent on furlough to Monroe County, Ohio, extended from April 21, 1862.
Nov. & Dec. 1862 absent - sick in General Hospital at Pt. Pleasant, Virginia since Nov. 4, 1862.
March 1864 on duty as Regiment Teamster for a number of months. He provided his own horse for this duty.
November 1864 transfered from Company C to Company F.
December 1864 to May 1865 absent on detached duty in Ambulance Corps.9

He ended military service on 30 June 1865 at Wheeling, Ohio County, West Virginia. Regiment history for Isaac Bottenfield's regiment may be found at www.ite.nps.gov. He was mustered out as a Private..10,9

On 30 July 1870, Isaac Bottenfield appeared on the United States Census, at Benton, Monroe County, Ohio.11

Isaac Bottenfield died on 26 July 1876 at Monroe County, Ohio, at age 53. "Boiler explosion in saw mill killed Isaac Bottenfield, Antioch, also James Barnard, age 16 years, and brother Henry Barnard, aged 14 years." Presumably the saw mill was Thomas Mitchell's mill, Isaac Bottenfield's grandfather. In another reference to this incident it says that Isaac was the engineer there.4,12 Isaac was buried at Section 1, Row 6, Antioch Cemetery, Antioch, Monroe County, Ohio.4

Children of Isaac Bottenfield and Sarah Ann (?)

Children of Isaac Bottenfield and Mary E. Treux

Citations

  1. [S37] 1850 United States Census, population schedule; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  2. [S63] Ruth Dougherty Hogue, compiler, Perry Township Gleanings and Cemetery Inscriptions Monroe County, Ohio (Ohio: Monroe County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society, 1935), p. 7. Hereinafter cited as Perry Township Gleanings.
  3. [S37] 1850 United States Census, population schedule, Perry Township, Monroe County, Ohio, p.541, household 247.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  4. [S63] Ruth Dougherty Hogue, compiler, Perry Township Gleanings and Cemetery Inscriptions Monroe County, Ohio (Ohio: Monroe County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society, 1935), p. 7.. Hereinafter cited as Perry Township Gleanings.
  5. [S33] 1860 United States Census, population schedule, Antioch, Monroe County, Ohio, p. 21B, family 92, merchant.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  6. [S63] Ruth Dougherty Hogue, compiler, Perry Township Gleanings and Cemetery Inscriptions Monroe County, Ohio (Ohio: Monroe County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society, 1935), Soldiers Monument, west side, Unity Cemetery, Perry Township, Monroe County Ohio. On 80S.. Hereinafter cited as Perry Township Gleanings.
  7. [S148] National Park Service Collections, online http://www.civilwar.nps.gov/cwss, Regimental History, 2nd Regiment West Virginia Cavalry.. Hereinafter cited as NPS Collections.
  8. [S61] Catharine Foreaker Fedorchak, compiler, Monroe County Ohio Genealogical Records (Catharine Foreaker Fedorchak: Monroe County Genealogical Society, 1960 - 1986). Hereinafter cited as Monroe County Genealogical Records.
  9. [S217] Civil War Military Service Records, National Archives (Washington, D.C.: U.S.Government). Hereinafter cited as Military Service Records.
  10. [S148] National Park Service Collections, online http://www.civilwar.nps.gov/cwss, Regimental History 2nd Regiment, West Virginia Cavalry. Hereinafter cited as NPS Collections.
  11. [S34] 1870 United States Census, population schedule, Benton, Monroe County, Ohio, written page 6, line 1. Isaac is listed as a stone mason.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  12. [S61] Catharine Foreaker Fedorchak, compiler, Monroe County Ohio Genealogical Records (Catharine Foreaker Fedorchak: Monroe County Genealogical Society, 1960 - 1986), p. 11, from Spirit of Democracy, August 1, 1876.. Hereinafter cited as Monroe County Genealogical Records.
  13. [S35] 1880 United States Census, population schedule; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.