Mattice, Edward

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Edward Mattice, the son of Bartholomew B. Mattice (B. 1822, D. Apr 2, 1872) and Harriet Schermerhorn (B. 1827, D. Mar 19, 1905), was born June 13, 1841[1] August 10, 1847 in Knox, Albany County, NY.[2] He was the second of ten children.[2]

Marriage & Children

After he returned from the Civil War, on April 7, 1867 in Schoharie, Schoharie County, NY he married Alice Wilber (B. 1849, D. 1922) the daughter of Gideon Wilber and Jane Snyder.[2]

Military Service

Name: Edward Mattice
Residence: Berne, NY[1]
Place of Birth: Wright, Schoharie Co., NY[1]
Date of Birth: 13 June 1841[1]
Names of Parents: Bartholomew (Mattice) and Harriet Schermerhorn[1]
Marital Status: Single[1]
Occupation: Blacksmith[1]
Term of Enlistment: 3 years [1]
Enlistment Date: 25 Jan 1864
Enlistment Place: Johnstown, New York
Enlistment Rank: Private
State Served: New York
Regiment: 7th Regiment NY Heavy Artillery
Company: Company D
Muster Out Date: 21 Jun 1865
Muster Out Place: Baltimore, MD
Additional Remarks: Edward's older brother Nelson Mattice also served in Co D of the 7th Heavy Artillery Regt. Nelson had enlisted first on July 28, 1862 but the two brothers mustered out within days of one another.
Sources Used:, American Civil War Soldiers; Howell, George Rogers, History of the County of Albany, NY from 1609-1886, W. W. Munsell & Co., 1886, page 817; Annual Report of the Adjutant-General for the State of NY for the year 1898; Town and City Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War


Edward Mattice's wife Alice died in 1922.[2] Edward died seven years later in 1929.[2]


Additional Research Notes

Additional Media

Town and City Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War


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