91st PA: John B Cline

John B Cline

Before the war

He was born in 1834/35 (3 (30 in 1865), 5 [46 in 1880]). He was born in Pennsylvania (5).

During the war

He was drafted (1, 3). He was mustered into service as a private on 28 February 1865, at Chambersburg, Pennsylvania (1, 2). He was a private, in company F (1, 7).

He was discharged near Washington DC by special order on 29 April 1865 or on 15 May 1865 (1, 2 [29 Apr], 3 [8 May 64 (sic)]). He was a private, in company F (7).

After the war

On 30 September 1879, he applied unsuccessfully for a pension (4, 6).

In 1880, he was living in Menallen Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania (5). He was living with his wife Martha and daughter (5). He was a farmer (5).

On 21 [?] July 1890, his widow, Martha Cline, applied unsuccessfully from Pennsylvania for a pension (4, 6).

Sources

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) (John B Cline)

2 company F, register of men discharged (John B Cline)

3 Civil War Veterans' Card File, available at the Pennsylvania State Archives, searched 19 January 2005 (John B Cline)

4 pension index, by name (John B Cline)

5 1880 US census, Pennsylvania, Adams County, Menallen Township, supervisor's district 7, enumeration district 43, microfilm series T9, film 1085, page 41 C = 27 handwritten (John B Cline)

6 pension index, by regiment, 91st PA Infantry, company F (John B Cline)

7 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (John B Cline)

Sources checked unsuccessfully

1890 US census, veterans schedules
Ancestry index (accessed December 2009)

1880 census

[1880 US census, Pennsylvania, Adams County, Menallen Township, supervisor's district 7, enumeration district 43, microfilm series T9, film 1085, page 41 C = 27 handwritten]
line282930
street name   
house number   
dwelling visit #241  
family visit #265  
nameCline John B- Martha- Seta [???] M
colorWWW
sexMFF
age464217
month born if born in year   
relationship WifeDaughter
single  1
married11 
widowed/divorced   
married during year   
occupationFarmerKeeping house 
months unemployed   
currently ill?   
blind   
deaf/dumb   
idiotic   
insane   
disabled   
school this year   
can't read   
can't write   
birthplacePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvania
father's birthplacePaPaPa
mother's birthplacePaPaPa

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 21 Mar 2014, from Fold3]


Cline. John B.
Co. F, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt.
See also [blank]

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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