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Known of and marked graves of men of the 69th.Pa in the New Cathedral Cemetery Philadelphia.

Includes men who had served in both the 71st Pa and the 69th Pa.


Note: This cemetery is situated at 2nd and Butler Streets Philadelphia 18.
The information on the soldiers listed below is as accurate as possible from many sources such as cemetery records, obituary notices, newspapers, death certificates and I would be confident that it is generally accurate. Sadly in many cases records are sparse or lost or probably some burials never recorded. If you can add information or corrections feel free to Email me via the website Email icon. Tks.

Blair John Pvte. Co. G.
Brankin James Francis. 2nd.Lieut. Co. G.initially buried Old St. Michaels but in 1891 his remains and also those of father moved to the New Cathedral Cemetery. Section U Lot 5 Range 3 2nd from east.
Campbell Sylvester W Co. I Section J Lot D Grave 11
Connolly Patrick Corp. Co. D Died Jan 4th 1897 aged 61. Also known by name Connell.
Devlin James Sergt. Co. E. Section L Range 4 No 16. Weat Margin
Diamond Bernard Corp. Co. B Died 25.10.1877 Grave location O Range 3 No.36 grave 3.
Doherty John Pvte. Died 13.6.1883 Plot section 5-R4-No 31 East
Fitzpatrick Charles Lieut Co. C,br> Hanlon Thomas Pvte Co. B . Section 0 Range 9 No 43 G-1.
Henry (alias McElwee) Michael Pvte Co. D died May 19th 1891.
Higgins Michael Pvte Co. B. and wife Ellen.
Higgins Alexandr Pvte Died 26.7.1907.
Kelly James Pvte. Co. F Died 25th Dec.1889
Lindsay Philip Pvte. Co.F Died Sept.4th 1882
McAnany Peter Pvte. Co D. Died March 30th 1892
McCormick Michael Pvte. Co. K
McCusker Mark Pvte Co B
McGlinchy Connell Pvte Died 29.9.1884. Buried Section T.8.20
McIlhenny Hugh Lieut Co. F Died Nov 12th 1875
McKee Francis Pvte Co. D. Died AUg 28th 1892.
McKeever Hugh (alias Joseph) Sergt Died 30.5.1894.
McKenna William Pvte Co. D
Richardson William Sergt Died 5.5.1884
Sculley Martin Pvte Co.G.
Sherry Bernard 1st Lieut Co. G. Died 29.11.1896
Spence Robert Pvte Died 12.8.1879. Buried Plot S-5-27.
Toner Michael Co. G. Died May 4th 1914

Pvte. Bartholowew Hart Co. H. Section B Range 6 Lot 3-W


Private Bartholowew Hart. Co. H. Born Ireland 1830 died Philadelphia 1887.
Descendant family at rededication of his marker Philadelphia Nov.2013 New Cathedral Cemetery.

Pvte. Peter Glackin.Died 1894.


Pvte Peter Glackin Co D Born Co. Tyrone Ireland.Buried Section J.Range 10 Lot 39.

Pvte. Roger Loughran. Co. B.


Private Roger Loughran Co. B. Buried Section B Range 2 Lot 41.

1st Lieut. Alexander Lovett. Died 19.3.1887. (Arrested Dr. Mudd).

1st Lieut.Alexander Lovett Co. E Section X Row 12. Space 4 Grave 3.
Lieut Lovett was given the honour of being the 69th soldier of the 69th Pa. to be honoured by the 69th Pa re-enactemt Unit Nov 2013 at Philadelphia.

Rev. Michael Martin 69th.Padre.

Father Michael Matin 69th Pa.Regt.Padre

Father Martin was the first regimental padre.

Sergt Dennis McGowan Co A. Died 23rd Sept 1918. Section 1 Range 11 Lot 7.


Sergt. Dennis McGowan Co. A. Died 23rd Sept. 1918. Plot I-11-7.

Sergt. Patrick McAnally Co. B. Plot O/8/31/(1).


Sergt. Patrick McAnally Co. B. Born Co.Tyrone Ireland died Philadelphia. Plot O/8/31/(1).

Sergt. Peter McAnally Died 11.12.1917. Plot Sect. M. Range 11 Lot 5 Grave 2W. (Family plot). Buried with wife Ellen and son Edward and brother Edward died circa 1914 and others. Brother to Captain Charles McAnally Co. D. Dies Wash. D.C.Aug 8th 1905. Potters field grave. See write up as to circumstances,

Private John McLaughlin Co. A. Plot position unknown. Died Philadelphia Oct 1900.


Private John McLaughlin Co. A. Plot position unknown.

Private Philip O'Reilly Co. C. Plot 0-12-21-GR3. Died 17th Nov.1880 Atlantic City N.J. Brother to Lieut. James O'Reilly buried in the Old Cathedral Cemetery.


Private Philip O'Reilly Co. C. Plot 0-12-21-GR3.

Sergt. Robert Stinson Co.G


Sergt. Robert Stinson Co. G. Born Newbridge Co. Derry. Died March 25th. 1897. Range M Lot 10-9

Capt.Thomas Woods Co. E. F/2. Lot 43-46 grave south (44).


Capt.Thomas Woods Co. E. F/2. Lot 43-46 grave south (44).
Born Cootehill Co Cavan Ireland died Philadelphia Pa.