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  • Mary M. Nolan (1827 - 1863)
    Note: age 35y 3m 19d [calculated DOB]. married on 18 Aug 1847* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Dec 24 2016, 17:55:59 UTC
  • (USA), Thomas Charles Purdy (1824 - 1876)
    UNION CIVIL WAR SOLDIER. MEMBER CO.F, 174TH REG.PA. INFANTRY.H/O ELIZA PURDY* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Dec 14 2018, 1:15:12 UTC
  • John Myers (1781 - 1871)
    He started out as a schoolteacher and met his wife while teaching. Most of his life was spent as a justice of the peace in Salisbury Township in Lancaster County, PA. He is listed in the book "A Histor...
  • Betty Jean Allen (1921 - 1973)
  • Sgt Billy James Allen (1921 - 1950)
    ____________________________________________ Sergeant Allen served in the: • United States Army • 7th Infantry Division • 57th Field Artillery Battalion • Battery A His Army enlistment date/place/S...

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