Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Whitebreads in:
 • Pine Hill Cemetery
 • Shickshinny
 • Luzerne County
 • Pennsylvania
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Pvt Mannasse Whitebread
Birth: Jan. 14, 1842
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Nov. 14, 1911
Shickshinny
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA


☆☆☆~ Civil War Veteran ~☆☆☆

Mannasse served in the Union Army as a wagoner. He was mustered into service on August 27, 1862, as private with the 143rd Regiment of the Pennsylvania Infantry, Company C, (also known as the Wyoming Artillerists) and was mustered out on June 22, 1865.

His regiment fought in the battles of Chancellorsville, Virginia in May 1863, and Gettysburg, Pennsylvania in July 1863. Later that year, they performed railroad guard duty at Manassas, and stayed in Virginia for most of the rest of their tour of duty. In 1864, they fought in the Wilderness Campaign and the first general assaults on Petersburg, aided in the construction of Fort Hell, and assisted in destroying part of the Weldon railroad. In 1865, they were engaged at Dabney's Mill, and then left Virginia when they were detailed for special duty at the camp of rendezvous on Hart's Island, New York harbor.

Mannasse was born in Hollenback Township, the second of seven children. He married Anna Engler on March 23, 1867, in White Haven, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, and the ceremony was performed by Rev. James M. Salmon. The couple had four children: Clara, Stella, Harry, and Ella. He was a farmer, and also worked as a blacksmith.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Whitebread (1817 - 1899)
  Elizabeth Knauss Whitebread (1811 - 1892)
 
 Spouse:
  Anna Engler Whitebread (1847 - 1921)*
 
 Children:
  Harry A Whitebread (1872 - 1955)*
  Ellen M Whitebread Thomas (1875 - 1934)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mannasse Whitebread (1842 - 1911)
  Marcus Whitebread (1844 - 1925)*
  Franklin Whitebread (1850 - 1931)*
  Ephraim C. Whitebread (1851 - 1906)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pine Hill Cemetery
Shickshinny
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Star Kline
Record added: Nov 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31288608
Pvt Mannasse Whitebread
Added by: Star Kline
 
Pvt Mannasse Whitebread
Added by: Star Kline
 
Pvt Mannasse Whitebread
Added by: Star Kline
 
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Birthday Blessingsღ
- dhb
 Added: Jan. 14, 2015

- Maja
 Added: Jan. 14, 2015
♫ Happy Birthday ♫
- Arleta ♥
 Added: Jan. 14, 2015
There are 150 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
This page is sponsored by: Star Kline

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service