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January 30, 2017

I was recently contacted about a CW Vet that is buried in Milwaukee WI and is receiving a new stone.  According to the author of the attached article, the Veteran, Michael Carroll, was buried under a different name, Michael Curran.  Due to transcription errors, the inc...

January 29, 2017

Edward Cole Osborn was born to Daniel and Carthaett Osborn in Bronson Ohio on September 3, 1834.  He married Mary Elizabeth Hineline on April 2, 1861, just 10 days before the start of the Civil War, a war that lost more Americans before and since.  Edward spent of the...

January 24, 2017

Yesterday I decided to go and see some long lost friends. No I'm not talking about Chris, Marlene, Chris, Linda, or new friend Emily- I'm talking about the books, card files, vertical files, microfilm, oh and all the GAR documents from the Chaplain Brown Post from here...

January 23, 2017

David Krausgrill was born to Phillip Krasugrill and Mary Keller on Jan 2, 1848 in Harrison County Kentucky.  At the age of 16 he enlisted into the 13th Indiana Cav on April 2, 1864 and mustered out on November 18th 1865.  It should be noted he was 1 of three 3 brothers...

January 20, 2017

Solomon Allen

Solomon C Allen  Born in Ohio on May 05, 1843 to the parents of Benjamin Allen and Clarissa Herssey both of New York.  Solomon joined the 5th Indiana Calvary (90th Regiment) Co I on August 1, 1862 for a 3 year enlistment.  He was discharged on June 26, 186...

January 18, 2017

John Goodger Born Marh 20, 1815 Died January 18, 1901 Served 151st Indiana Co B. He was married to his wife for over 61 years.  He  Is interned at Maplewood Cemetery, Valparaiso Indiana.

Jeremiah Dunbar Tucker, Born September 13, 1826 in New York.  He was mustered...

January 17, 2017

A couple of articles I found from Porter County Vidette 12/23/1880 P3C4,  

January 8, 2017

John Elam

His grandfather, John came to Indiana from Logan Co Ohio in about 1830 residing in Fulton Co, near Lake Manitou.  His grandfather was in charge of Government mill and the distribution of flour and supplies to the Pottawatomie Indians.  After setting up a cabin...

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