The Courier-Journal, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.
Sunday, October 17, 1926
According to the Company Descriptive Book he was 18 years of age when he joined the Union Army, six feet tall, of fair complexion, blue eyes and brown hair. Stephen was born in Rockcastle County, Kentucky. He was a farmer.
Stephen Chasteen was captured at Woodville, Alabama, August 25, 1863, and confined at Richmond, Virginia, September 26, 1863. He was paroled at City Point, Virginia, March 7, 1864; reported at C. B. Maryland, March 9, 1864, sent to C. P. Maryland November 1864, where he reported the same day. Sent to Camp Chase, Ohio, March 9, 1864.