Back to all Post

Dempsey, Nathan – Age 25, Year: 1863 – 36th US Colored Infantry

Nathan Dempsey – 36th US Colored Infantry

NAID: 55749256   NAID File Unit: 55749253     Microform: M1993

Military Service

Unit: 36th US Colored Infantry

Regiment:  36 infantry

ID: 19403021

Company: C

Year: 1863

Year Enlisted: 1863

Enlisted term years: 3

Enlisted date: November 10, 1863

Enlisted state: Virginia (Va.)

Enlisted county: 

Enlisted town: NORFOLK


State born: New Jersey (N.J.)

County born: 

Town born: ELIZABETH

Occupation: farmer

Physical Characteristics

Age: 25

Height: 5’ 6“

Complexion: Black

Eye color: black

Hair color: Black

Record Info

NAID: 55749256

NAID File Unit: 55749253

Microform: M1993

Have your own Civil War Ancestor story to share?

The museum invites descendants of the United States Colored Troops (USCT) to publicly present their family members’ ancestral information on the first Saturday of each month.

Learn how you can share