George W Hammond1

#13863, (circa 1844 - 4 September 1864)
Father*Samuel Davis Hammond1 (1792 - 1854)
Mother*Elizabeth Wood1 (1809 - 1889)


Harriet E Day b. 1844
Birth*circa 1844He was born circa 1844 at IndianaG.1 
5 November 1850He appeared on the census of 5 November 1850 in the household of Samuel Davis Hammond and Elizabeth Wood at Hammond Twp., Spencer Co., IndianaG.2 
15 June 1860He appeared on the census of 15 June 1860 in the household of Elizabeth Wood and Michael Tremper at Grandview P.O., Hammond Twp., Spencer Co., IndianaG, age 16, b. IN.3 
Marriage*5 March 1861He married Harriet E Day, daughter of Flavius Pease Day and Roxse L Bishop, on 5 March 1861 at Spencer Co., IndianaG.4 
between 1 August 1862 and 4 September 1864He was between 1 August 1862 and 4 September 1864.5 
Death*4 September 1864He died on 4 September 1864 at Andersonville, Georgia.6,7 
Burial*circa 7 September 1864He was buried circa 7 September 1864 at Andersonville National Cemetery, Andersonville, Georgia.8,9 
20 August 1866He was awarded a military pension on 20 August 1866.10 


  1. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. b. IN.
  2. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Saml D (57), b. MD, farmer; Elizabeth (40), b. KY.
  3. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. Michael (60), b. NY, farmer; Elizabeth (51), b. KY.
  4. [S648] Indiana Marriages 1811-1959/2007/2019 (index and images), online, Spencer Co., Vol. 4, p. 406, img. 252/665. Geo. W Hammond and Harriet E Day, lic. 2 Mar 1861, marr. 5 Mar 1861, by J H Henrin.
  5. [S524] U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865, online, George W Hammond, enlisted in Company D, Indiana 65th Infantry Regiment on 01 Aug 1862, d. 4 Sep 1864 at Andersonville GA.
  6. [S1458] Andersonville Prisoner of War Database, online, George W Hammond, private, Co. D, 65th Indiana Infantry, d. 4 Sep 1864, diarrhea. Citing p. 238, code 17837, grave 7837. Original data National Park Service, Andersonville National Historic Site.
  7. [S1459] U.S. Civil War Soldier Prisoner of War Records, 1861-1865, original data National Archives, Washington, D.C., online, Union, Selected Records Relating to Federal Prisoners of War Confined at Andersonville, GA, 1864-65, sh. 383, line 9. G W Hammond, Rank C [sic, poss. Corporal], Co. D, 65th Ind. Reg't, d. 4 Sep.
  8. [S1460] Records of the Office of the Quartermaster General, 1774–1985; National Archives Identifier 421, Record Group 92, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, District of Columbia, online, Interment Control Forms, 1928–1962. Interment Control Forms, A1 2110-B (index card image). Interment in the Andersonville, Ga., National Cemetery. George W Hammond, Pvt., Co. D, 65th Ind. Inf., d. 4 Sep 1864, grave mark 7837.
  9. [S1628], online, standard military marker. G W Hammond, Corp'l, Ind., marker 7837. Memorial 89429533, by beth martin, photo added by V Roe.
  10. [S1433] Case Files of Approved Pension Applications of Widows and Other Veterans of the Army and Navy Who Served Mainly in the Civil War and the War With Spain, compiled 1861 - 1934; Record Group 15, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, District of Columbia, online, Application no. WC81320, img. 280484385. File cover. No. 81320, Indiana. Harriet E Hammond, widow of George W Hammond, Private, D Co., 65th Ind, Vol. reg't. Rate per month $8 commencing 4 Sep 1864, through the Indianapolis Agency. Cert. dated 20 Aug 1866.