127th New York Infantry
"The Monitors"
Marcus Lafayette Terrell
1842 - 1916
Company D
Born: January 1842, Southampton, Long Island, NY
Date of Death: February 2, 1916, at Flushing, NY
Burial Location:

Obituaries for Marcus L. Terrell as they appeared in The New York Times dated December 24, 1916 , The Brooklyn Eagle dated February 2, 1917 and The New York Herald dated February 2, 1917.

Enlistment Date: September 1, 1862, at Southampton, NY to serve 3 years
Mustered In: September 8, 1862
Rank: Private

Description: 5 Feet 8 Âľ Inches Tall, Blue Eyes, Light Hair, Light Complexion

Muster Out Date: June 30, 1865, at Charleston, SC

1st Marriage Date and Place: 1868, Southhampton, NY
1st Wife’s Name: Harriet Rogers
Birth Date: 1848
Date of Death: December 23, 1916

2nd Marriage Date and Place: 1889
2nd Wife: Caroline
Birth Date: 1850

Father’s Name: Richard Terrell
Mother’s Maiden Name: Hannah Davis

Children: With Harriet
Theodore W.Born July 1869Died May 20, 1874
AllenBorn 1874
RaymondBorn 1876
EverettBorn 1879

Children: With Caroline
Alice V. Born 1893

Occupations: Pre War: Mechanic
Occupations: Post War: Carpenter

Known Addresses:1890: Bayshore, NY
1900/1916: 46 Pine Street, Flushing

Pension Application Date: December 11, 1891
Wife Pension Application Date: February 16, 1916

Sources:
Report of the Adjutant General New York
127th New York Volunteers By Franklin McGrath
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