Famous Deaths in September 1862

  • Sep 1 Isaac Ingalls Stevens, US Union general-major, dies in battle at 44
  • Sep 1 Oliver Tilden, of the Bronx, killed in Civil War in Virginia
  • Sep 1 Philip "Phil" Kearny, US Union general-major, dies in battle at 48
  • Sep 2 Thornton F Brodhead, US lawyer/politician/brig-general, dies at 40
  • Sep 10 Carlos A Lopez, president of Paraguay (1844-62), dies at 71
  • Sep 14 Jesse Lee Reno, Union general-major (Reno Nevada), dies at 39
  • Sep 14 Samuel Garland Jr, US Confederate brig-gen, dies in battle
  • Sep 17 Lawrence O'Bryan Branch, (Rep-D)/Confederate brig-general, dies at 41
  • Sep 17 William Edwin Starke, Confederate brigadier general, dies in battle at about 48
  • Sep 19 [Lewis] Henry Little, US Confederate brig-gen, dies in battle at 45
  • Sep 29 William "Bull" Nelson, Union general-major, murdered at 38
  • Sep 30 Isaac Peace Rodman, banker/Union brig-gen, dies of injury at about 40