James A. Allis


c.1841 - October 30, 1920
He is buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Syracuse, in Section 22, Lot 61.


Enlisted on August 3, 1861, at Syracuse, NY, as a Private, age 20.
On August 28, 1861, he mustered into Co. I, 3d NY Cavalry.
On July 21, 1865, he transferred into Co. I, 1st NY Mounted Rifles.
On September 6, 1865, he transferred into Co. I, 4th NY Provisional Cavalry.
He was Mustered Out on November 29, 1865, at City Point, VA.
He was promoted to: 1st Sergeant, October 28, 1861; to 2d Lieutenant, December 2, 1861;
to 1st Lieutenant, November 1, 1862; to Captain, June 15, 1864.

from the Syracuse Herald, October 31, 1920:

James A. Allis

Maintained by Sue Greenhagen.
E-mail: greenhsh@morrisville.edu