He was born in 1847/48 (2 (17 in 1865), 5 (72 in 1920)). He was born in Pennsylvania (2, 5).
When he enlisted, he was a farmer (2).
When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 6 inches tall, and had a fair complexion, blue eyes, and brown hair (2).
He was a substitute (1, 2). He enlisted and was mustered into service on 17 March 1865 (1, 2, 4). He was enlisted for one year, at Williamsport, Pennsylvania, by Captain Blair (2). He was mustered in as a private in company H (1, 6-8).
On 18 August 1890, he applied successfully from Indiana for a pension (3, 4).
On 14 August 1909, he again applied for a pension (4).
In 1920, he was living in the unincorporated town of Keystone, Chester Township, Wells County, Indiana (5). He was living with his wife Amanda (5). He was a restaurant keeper (5).
He died on 24 March 1928, at Montpelier, Indiana (4).
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman. History of Pennsylvania volunteers, 1861-5. Harrisburg: B. Singerly, state printer, 1869-71. 5 volumes. 'Ninety-first regiment', volume 3, pages 186-233. (In the roster) (Samuel McCluny)
2 company H, descriptive roll, #147 (Samuel McCluny)
3 pension index, by name (Samuel McClunny)
4 pension index, by regiment, 91st PA Infantry, company H (Samuel McClunny)
5 1920 US census, Indiana, Wells County, Chester Township, supervisor's district 81, enumeration district 175, microfilm series T625, film 474, page 167 A = 7 handwritten (Samuel McClunny)
6 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Samuel McCluny)
7 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Samuel McClemsey)
8 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Samuel McClung)
|street||Unincorporated Town of Keystone|
|dwelling visit number||35|
|family visit number||35|
|name||McClunny Samuel||- Amanda S.|
|free/mortgaged (if owned)||F|
|age at last birthday||72||58|
|year of immigration|
|year of naturalization|
|attended school since Sept 1919|
|father's native language|
|mother's native language|
|can speak English||Yes||Yes|
|number of farm schedule|