2140. 23 June 1862 as a PvtPvt Martin Acy ACKLEY Enlisted in IA581,1909 age at enlistment 18 He was born on 22 February 1845 in Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States.5,382,892,1035,1750,1910,1911 He appeared in the census in 1850 in Ohio. Martin appeared in the census in 1860 in IA. He was living about 1862 in Manchester, Delaware, Iowa, United States.581,1909 He was dicharged from the military on 15 July 1865 in Bathurst, New Brunswick, Canada581,1909 On 18 June 1870 Martin was an a blacksmith in Albion, Jackson , Wisconsin.1035 He appeared in the census in 1870 in Wisconsin. He was living in 1870 in Albion, Jackson , Wisconsin.1035 Martin received a military pension on 19 December 1879 in for service during the Civil War in the Iowa Infantry, Regiment: 21, Company: H581,583,1909 He appeared in the census in 1900 in Missouri. He was living in 1900 in Allen, Worth , Missouri.1910 Martin appeared in the census in 1910 in Kansas. He was living in 1910 in Gove , Kansas. He purchased land on 5 April 1911 in Gove , Kansas423 Document #: 0218 Martin died of tuberculosis on 1 December 1917 at the age of 72 in Allendale, Worth, Missouri.581,583,1909,1911 He was buried on 4 December 1917 in Allendale Cemetery, Smith Township, Worth, Missouri.51,1911,1912,1913 He has Death Cert # 437531911 Martin served in the military Civil War in H Co. 21st Inf Reg. IA.51,581,583,1002,1909,1912,1913 21st Regiment, Iowa Infantry
SERVICE.-Moved from St Louis to Rolla, Mo., September 22, 1862, and duty there till October 18. Moved to Salem October 18-20, and duty there till November. Moved to Houston and Hartsville. Action at Beaver Creek, Texas County, Mo., November 24 (Detachment). Moved to Houston December, and duty there till January 27, 1863. March to relief of Springfield, Mo., January 9-17. Action at Hartsville, Wood's Fork, January 11. Moved to West Plains January 27-February 2, thence to Iron Mountain February 9-25, and to St. Genevieve March 9-11. Moved to Milliken's Bend, La., March 15-22, and duty there till April 25. Movement on Bruinsburg and turning Grand Gulf April 25-30. Battle of Port Gibson May 1. Bayou Pierrie May 2-3. Battle of Champion Hill May 16. Big Black River May 17. Siege of Vicksburg , Miss., May 18-July 4. Assaults on Vicksburg May 19 and 22. Advance on Jackson, Miss., July 5-10. Siege of Jackson July 10-17. Ordered to Dept. of the Gulf August 13. Duty at Carrollton, Brashear City and Berwick till October 3. Western Louisiana Campaign October 3-November 17. Expedition to New Iberia October 3-6 and to Vermillion Bayou October 8-30. Moved to Brazos, Santiago, Texas, November 22-26. At Matagorda Island and Indianola till March, 1864, and at Matagorda Island till June. Moved to New Orleans, La., and provost duty at Algiers, Carrollton and Thibodeaux till July 26. Moved to Morganza July 26, and duty there till September 3. Moved to mouth of White River, Ark., September 3. Duty there and at St. Charles and Duvall's Bluff till December. At Memphis, Tenn., till January, 1865. Ordered to New Orleans, La., January 1, thence to Kennersville Station, and duty there till February 5. Moved to Dauphin Island. Ala., February 5. Campaign against Mobile and its defences March 17 to April 12, Siege of Spanish Fort and Fort Blakely March 26-April 8. Assault on and capture of Fort Blakely April 9, Occupation of Mobile April 12 to May 26. Moved to Shreveport, La., May 26-June 8, and duty there and in District of LaFourche till July. Mustered out July 25, 1865.
Regiment lost during service 4 Officers and 77 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 1 Officer and 168 Enlisted men by disease. Total 250.
Pvt Martin Acy ACKLEY and Helen Amelia NOBLE were married on 10 December 1866 in IA.1035,1914,1915 Helen Amelia NOBLE, daughter of William Henry Harrison NOBLE and Mary Ann ROBB, was born on 10 July 1850 in Illinois.799,1035,1750,1910,1916,1917 1870 census has birth place as New York
Pvt Martin Acy ACKLEY-9128 and Helen Amelia NOBLE-9129 had the following children: