Marriage & Children
|Enlistment Date:||8 Dec 1863|
|Enlistment Place:||Albany, New York|
|State Served:||New York|
|Regiment:||7th Regiment NY Heavy Artillery|
|Wounded on:||30 May 1864|
|Wounded at:||Totopotomoy Creek, VA|
|Died from wounds:||4 Jun 1864|
|Additional Remarks: Enlisted at age 19|
|Sources Used: Annual Report of the Adjutant-General of the State of New York For the Year 1898; Ancestry.com, US Civil War Soldiers 1861-1865|
Additional Research Notes
Thomas Allen never lived in the hilltowns. He was the son of Irish immigrants who settled in Albany and it was from Albany that he enlisted in the army.
Carnival of Blood|Carnival of Blood
ALLEN, THOMAS - Born: Berne, N.Y. Age 19. Occupation: farmer. Enlisted, July 30, 1862, as private in Co. A; killed in action, June 19, 1864, at Petersburg.