From Helderberg Hilltowns of Albany County, NY
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 August 10, 1847 in Knox, Albany County, NY. He was the second of ten children.
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.
|Place of Birth:||Wright, Schoharie Co., NY|
|Date of Birth:||13 June 1841|
|Names of Parents:||Bartholomew (Mattice) and Harriet Schermerhorn|
|Term of Enlistment:||3 years |
|Enlistment Date:||25 Jan 1864|
|Enlistment Place:||Johnstown, New York|
|State Served:||New York|
|Regiment:||7th Regiment NY Heavy Artillery|
|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: Ancestry.com, 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. Edward died seven years later in 1929.
Additional Research Notes
Town and City Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War