From Helderberg Hilltowns of Albany County, NY
Homer was born in Rensselaerville at about 1841, a son of Elias and Sarah A. Snyder. His family moved to Westerlo before 1860.
Marriage & Children
|Enlistment Date:||14 Oct 1862|
|Enlistment Place:||Westerlo, NY|
|State Served:||New York|
|Died of Disease on:||18 Apr 1863|
|Place of Death:||Bonnet Carre, LA|
|Additional Remarks: Enlisted at the age of 22 to serve 9 months. Died of typhoid fever, April 18, 1863,at Bonnet Carre, La.
Born in Rensselaerville, Age 22, Farmer, Hazel eyes, Dark hair, Dark complexion, 5'8" tall.
|Sources Used: 1860 census, Westerlo, NY; Ancestry.com, American Civil War Soldiers, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York for the year 1905.|
Additional Research Notes
- Annual Report of the Adjutant General or the State of New York for the year 1905
- NY Civil War Muster Roll Abstracts, Ancestry.com Military databases