Godfrey Buchwald was born 1831 in Haussham??, Germany, and died 1880. He married Anna F. Echardt.
Notes for Godfrey Buchwald: Godfried Buchwals is listed in the 1989 passenger lists book. He is listed as arriving in the US in 1854. Additional info can be found in "Wuertemberg Emigration Index Vol 1 page 26.
Volunteer Enlistment Papers: State of Maryland Town of Baltimore, Gottfried Buchwald born in Haussham??, Germany, age 32 years, occupation a tailor. Volunteered on 7/20/1863 as a Soldier of the Army of the US of America for three years.
Parnell Legion Inf. Appears on a Detachment Muster-in-Roll dated 7/31/1863. Muster in date 7/20/1863 Remarks: $2.00 premium and $25.00 advance Bounty paid by Maj. H. W. Miastard or Wiastord.
Purnell Legion, MD Gottfried Buchwald appears with rank of Prvt on Descriptive Roll of a Detachment of Recruits forwared for the Reg't Md. Inf. Roll dated Baltimore, MD 8/4/1863. Age 32 years; eyes grey; hair light, complection light, height 5 ft 7 1/4 in. Born in Haussham, Germany or Haufham, Germany.
Purnell Legion Inf., MD Company Muster Roll for July & August 1863. Joined as recruit July 21 absent without leave since August 22.
Purnell Legorn Inf., MD Company Muster Roll Sept. & Oct. 1863. Remarks: Loss of gun and accoutrements August 22-$16.93. Des???? it Havre de Grace Aug. 22.
Parnell Legion, Inf., MD - Gottfried Buchwald Prvt. appears on Descriptive List of Deserters dated 8/31/1863. Deserted Aug. 22, 1863, Where: 8th Ward Govt. Ave. Baltimore 3d Congressional District.
More About Godfrey Buchwald: Burial: June 29, 1852, arrived in Baltimore from Lendshausen, Germany. Census 1: occupation listed as Tailor age listed as 21. Census 2: Point of embarkment: Bremen on the ship Post. Fact 4: Getting off the boat after him was: Math Hoffmann 23, Anna Hoffmann 24,. Fact 5: Elise Hoffmann 12 mos. Math Hoffman was a shoemaker from Holdbunghausen.. Fact 6: They all listed Maryland as their destination.
Children of Godfrey Buchwald and Anna F. Echardt are: