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Records of Bliss Soldiers in the Union Army


Photo: Colonel Zenas R. Bliss, 7th RI, Medal of Honor Winner

More than 500 Blisses fought in the Civil War on the Union side.  If you have any additional information about your Bliss, please email it to Grace Bliss Smith to share with others.

Sources Used

California. Adjutant General. Records of California Men in the War of the Rebellion 1861 to 1867 Sacramento: J. D. Young, Supt. State Printing, 1890. Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers: War of the Rebellion.
Connecticut. Record of Service of Connecticut Men in the Army and Navy of the United States During the War of the Rebellion. Hartford: Case, Lockwood, & Brainard, 1889. New York. Legislature. Report of the Adjutant-General. Albany: Argus, 1895-1906; New York. Legislature. and New York. Legislature. New York in the War of the Rebellion. 3rd ed. Albany: Lyon, 1912
Illinois. Adjutant General. Roster of Officers and Enlisted Men. Springfield. 1900 Ohio. The General Assembly; The Roster Commission. Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio. Cincinnati: Wilstach, Baldwin, 1886.
Indiana. Adjutant General. Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Indiana 1861-65. Indianapolis. Holloway, 1865-66. Pennsylvania. Legislature (Bates). History of Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-5. Harrisburg: State Printer, 1870.
Massachusetts. Adjutant General. Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War.  Norwood: Norwood, 1931. Register of Soldiers and Sailors of New Hampshire 1861-65.
Michigan. Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War 1861-1865. Kalamazoo: Everard, 1903. Rhode Island. Adjutant General. Register of Rhode Island Volunteers 1861-1865. Providence: Freeman & Son, 1893.
Minnesota. Board of Commissioners. Minnesota in the Civil and Indian Wars 1861-1865. St. Paul: Pioneer Press, 1890 Vermont. Roster of Vermont Volunteers During the War of the Rebellion 1861-66. and Vermont. General Assembly.
New Hampshire. Legislature. Revised Register of the Soldiers and Sailors of New Hampshire in the War of the Rebellion 1861-1866. Concord: Evans, 1895. Vermont. General Assembly. Revised Roster of Vermont Volunteers and lists of Vermonters who served in the Army and Navy of the United States during the War of the Rebellion 1861-66. Montpelier: Watchman, 1892.
New Jersey. Adjutant General Record of the Officers and Men of New Jersey in the Civil War 1861-65. 2 vols. Trenton: Murphy, 1876