Reinhart, Adam H.

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Adam H. Reinhart was born in September of 1840 in Middleburgh, Schoharie County, NY to Henry Reinhart (B. abt 1820, D. bef 1880) and Anna Bradt (B. April 4, 1817, D. Oct 4, 1892).[1] He was their oldest son of nine children.[1]

Marriage & Children

Adam never married.[1][2]


Adam worked primarily as a farm laborer, but also as a mason[3] who worked odd jobs.[2]

Military Service

Name: Adam Reinhart
Enlistment Date: 27 Jul 1864
Enlistment Place: Albany, New York
Enlistment Rank: Private
State Served: New York
Regiment: 91st Infantry
Company: Company D
Muster Out Date: 10 Jun 1865
Muster Out Place: Washington, DC
Additional Remarks: Enlisted at the age of 23 to serve 3 years.

Born in Middleburgh, Age 23, Laborer, Brown eyes, Brown hair, Fair complexion, 5'6" tall.[4]

Sources Used:, American Civil War Soldiers; 1890 Veterans census, Berne, Albany Co., NY; Annual Report of the Adjutant General for the State of New York, Roster of the 91st Infantry.


After Adam returned from the Civil War, he lived with his family.[5] In 1870 he was living with his parents and siblings in Middleburgh, Schoharie County and working as a farm laborer.[5] A decade later, he was living with his widowed mother Anna in Berne and his younger brother Jacob, and working as a farm laborer.[6] The 1890 US Veterans census recorded Adam as living in West Berne.[6] After the death of his mother and brother in law, Adam lived with his older sister Rachel Reed and her family in Berne.[7][8] [9] Ultimately his nephew Henry Crane took over financial responsibility for Rachel and Adam.


Adam H. Reinhart died on July 29, 1915 in Berne, Albany County, NY.[1]


Additional Research Notes

Additional Media


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3
  2. 2.0 2.1 US Censuses
  3. 1910 US Census, Berne, Albany Co, NY
  4. NY Civil War Muster Roll Abstracts, Military databases
  5. 5.0 5.1 1870 US Census, Middleburg, Schoharie Co, NY
  6. 6.0 6.1 1880 US Census, Berne, Albany Co, NY
  7. 1900 US Census, Berne, Albany Co, NY
  8. 1905 NY State Census, Berne, Albany Co, NY
  9. 1915 NY State Census, Berne, Albany Co, NY