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American Civil War Soldiers

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  • Pvt. John Painter (1832 - 1916)
    John Painter was born in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, February 27, 1832. His parents were George and Elizabeth Painter who come to Minnesota in 1868 and settled at Maple Plain where they lived and d...
  • Pvt. Isaac L. Moore (1842 - 1862)
  • https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/20717388/canna-hyman
    Canna Hyman (1818 - 1864)
    From Husband of Senia Stone.* Husband of Amanda Victoria Myers.* Son of Lawrence Hyman and Martha O'Cain Hyman.* Father of ten children.* Died in the Civil War.∼ He served in 7th(Ward's)Battalion South...
  • Pvt Thomas Wilson Wayne (1828 - 1862)
    Civil War - Enlisted Sept 24, 1861, as a private in Company H (“County Line Invincibles,” Gwinnett and Hall Counties), 35th Georgia Infantry Regiment, CSA.Died of typhoid in Danville General Hospital.~...
  • Thomas Williams, (USA) (1823 - 1894)
    Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Apr 7 2020, 0:47:22 UTC * Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Oct 17 2021, 17:27:24 UTC

This project is created to honor lives lost in the American Civil War as well as those who fought and led to establishing the America we have today.

Roughly 2% of the population, an estimated 620,000 men, lost their lives in the line of duty. (www.civilwar.org/education/civil-war-casualties.html)

www.civilwar.org/education/history/faq/ Civil War Trust The war began when the Confederates bombarded Union soldiers at Fort Sumter, South Carolina on April 12, 1861. The war ended in Spring, 1865. Robert E. Lee surrendered the last major Confederate army to Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Courthouse on April 9, 1865.

The first four names added to this project were brothers from Belmont County, Ohio: Corp. William White (1835 - 1862), Thomas R. White (b. - 1864),Pvt. Samuel White (1833 - 1862),Sgt. Nathan J. White (1837 - 1862).

The next soldier added, Lt. George De Kay was killed at only 18years old and served with Distinction and Honor!

Click on Photos, on the right, to see a map of Civil War Battles.