The Marple Family in the American Civil War

The Marple family served in numerous units in the Union and Confederacy and ranged in rank from private to Brigadier General in the Union and private to sergeant in the Confederacy.  Listed below are the names and regiments the Marple family served in.

All Marple, Marples, Marphle, Marpel, Marpool, Marphel, etc. family are related.

The Marple Family in the Union Army

2nd California Cavalry, Co. I; Samuel W. Marple;  Private/Hospital Steward

47th Illinois Infantry, Co. D; Milton Marple (Marples);  Private
57th Illinois Infantry, Co. P; David Marple;  Private
66th Illinois Infantry, Co. G; Richard S. Marple;  Private
100th Illinois Infantry, Co. E; John Marples;  Private

46th Indiana Infantry, Co. B; Alfred Marpole;  Private
79th Indiana Infantry, Co. C; Horace Marple;  Private

2nd Iowa Infantry, Co. B; John Marple;  Private
9th Iowa Infantry, Co. A; Joseph Marple (Markle);  Private

11th Kansas Infantry, Co. I;  Joseph W. Marple;  Private
11th Kansas Cavalry, Co. I (Field and Staff); Silas W. Marple;
Private (was also a lieutenant in Co. F, 65th US Colored Troops).
17th Kansas Infantry, Co. D; Abram Marple;  Private

1st Kentucky Cavalry, Co. A; John Marphles (Marplis);  Private
1st Kentucky Cavalry, Co. A; David Marples;  Private
1st Kentucky Cavalry, Co. A; John Marples;  Private
10th Kentucky Infantry, Co. H; Edward Marple;  Private
10th Kentucky Infantry, Co. H; Jefferson Marple;  Private
13th Kentucky Cavalry, Co. A; Ervin G. Marple (Marples);  Private
27th Kentucky Infantry, Co. C; George W. Marple;  Private

5th Massachusetts Infantry, Co. D; Samuel R. Marple;  Private/Corporal
48th Mass. Inf., Co. I; Hammond Marpelt (Herman Manpohl);  Pvt/Corp.

3rd Minnesota Infantry, Co.   ;  Charles Marple;  Private
6th Missouri S. M. Cavalry, Co. C; Augustin A. Marple;  Private

1st New Jersey Cavalry, Co. A; John E. Marple;  Corporal/Sergeant
3rd New Jersey Cavalry, Co. C; Nathan Marple;  Private
24th New Jersey Infantry, Co. B; Francis E. Marplun;  Private

1st New York Cavalry, Co. C; Samuel Marple;  Private
5th New York Heavy Artillery, Co. H; Elwood S. Marples;  Private
53rd New York Infantry, Co. C; Willis E. Marple;  Private (also 133rd NY)

17th Ohio Infantry, Co. K;  Joseph Marple;  Private
43rd Ohio Infantry, Co. B; William H. Marple;  Private
50th Ohio Infantry, Co. F; Joseph Marple;  Private
62nd Ohio Infantry, Co. D?; James A. Marplun;  Private  (also 67th Ohio Infantry)
63rd Ohio Infantry, Co. D; James M. Marple;  Private
89th Ohio Infantry, Co. H; Thomas Marple;  Private
142nd Ohio Infantry, Co. H; Hiram B. Marple;  Private
159th Ohio Infantry, Co. G; Jonah L. Marple;  Private
191st Ohio Infantry, Co. K; Thomas W. Marple;  Private

2nd Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery, Co. D; Isaac P. Marple;  Private
4th Pennsylvania Cavalry, Co. C;  George Marples;  Corporal/Blacksmith
4th Pennsylvania Infantry, Co. K; John Marple;  Private
6th Pennsylvania Cavalry, Co. H; Amos Marple;  Private
6th Pennsylvania Cavalry, Co. H; Jacob Marple;  Corporal/Private
11th Pennsylvania Infantry, Co. K; Kirk Marple;  Corporal  (also 90th PA Inf, Co. G)
14th Pennsylvania Cavalry, Co. A; Seneca L. Marple
Seneca was captured and sent to Andersonville Prison, Georgia. 
He died there on April 17, 1864 and is buried in grave 586.

15th Pennsylvania Cavalry, Co. F;  Enoch W. Marple;  Private
18th Pennsylvania Cavalry, Co. M; Jacob H. Marple;  Private
88th Pennsylvania Infantry, Co. I; Charles H. Marple;  Private
91st Pennsylvania Infantry, Co. K; Thomas Marple;  Corporal
95th Pennsylvania Infantry, Co. F; Thomas N. Marple;  Private

104th Pennsylvania Infantry, Co. F; Alfred Marple;  Captain
Alfred was a school teacher by profession and was in the audience at Ford's Theater the evening President Lincoln was assassinated.

104th Pennsylvania Infantry, Co. C; William Warren Marple;  Captain  (1861 he served as a Corporal in the 25th Pennsylvania Infantry, Co. I).  (Lt. Colonel, then Colonel of the 2nd South Carolina Colored Troops (34th U.S. Colored Troops).  Brevet Brigadier General at the end of the war.  The 34th U.S. Colored Troops were in the same brigade as the 54th Massachusetts.  By the end of the war, William commanded the brigade.

119th Pennsylvania Infantry, Co. K; Nathan R. Marple;  Private
128th Pennsylvania Infantry, Co. C; Nathan Marple;  Sergeant
196th Pennsylvania Infantry, Co. C; Edward Marple;  Private
5th Battalion Pennsylvania Reserves; Richard Marpole;  Private

1st West Virginia Infantry, Co. K; Joel D. Marple;  Private  (also 2nd WVa Vet Inf)
10th West Virginia Infantry, Co. H; Amos Marple;  Musician/Private
10th West Virginia Infantry, Co. A; Ezekiel C. Marple;  Private
10th West Virginia Infantry, Co. B; George Marple;  Private (also George Marpool, 12th WVa Infantry, Co. B)
10th West Virginia Infantry, Co. F; George W. Marple;  Private  (also 15th WVa Infantry, Co. K)
10th West Virginia Infantry, Co. A; John M. Marple;  Private
10th West Virginia Infantry, Co. H; Minter F. Marple;  Sergeant
12th West Virginia Infantry, Co. C; Thomas W. Marple;  Corporal
14th West Virginia Infantry, Co. C; Ezekiel Marple;  Private
17th West Virginia Infantry, Co. A; John Marple;  2nd Corporal/Private
17th West Virginia Infantry, Co. H; Joseph Marple;  Private
17th West Virginia Infantry, Co. H; William H. Marple;  Private


The Marple Family in the Confederate Army

18th Virginia Cavalry, Co. F; Simon Marple;  Private
31st Virginia Militia, Co. G; George W. Marple;  Private
31st Virginia Militia, Co. G;  Thomas Marpole;  Private
31st Virginia Militia, Co. G; Francis W. Marple;  Private
31st Virginia Militia, Co. G; Simeon Marple;  Private (also shown as Simon)
33rd Virginia Infantry, Co. D; George W. Marple;  Private
33rd Virginia Infantry, Co. D; James Henry Marple;  Private/Sergeant
33rd Virginia Infantry, Co. D; James Perry Marple;  Private
33rd Virginia Infantry, Co. D; Joseph Marple;  Private
33rd Virginia Infantry, Co. D; Joshua Marple;  Private
51st Virginia Militia, Co. B; Hezekiah Marpole;  Private
122nd Virginia Militia, Co. A; George Marple;  Private

Wells' Battalion, Texas Cavalry, Co. A; Foguin J. Marples;  Private
Wells' Battalion, Texas Cavalry, Co. A; William L. Marples;  Private

Wells' Battalion was formed by the consolidation of Scanland's & Gillett's Squadron
& Captain Miller's Company, Texas Cavalry

Wells' Regiment, Texas Cavalry, Co. D;  Essquire D. Marples;  Private

Wells' Regiment was formed by consolidation of Wells' & Good's Battalions, Texas Cavalry


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