91st PA--David Cooley

David Cooley

Before the war

He was born in January 1827 (2 (38 in 1865), 6 (54 years 11 months 4 days at death)).

During the war

He was drafted (1, 2). 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, 5).

He deserted on 19 June 1865 (1, 2 [discharged]). He was a private, in company F (5).

After the war

He married Margaret R [unknown family name] (7). She was born on 20 March 1841 (7).

On 28 December 1881, he died (6). He was buried in Upper Bermudian Church Cemetery, Gardners, Adams County, Pennsylvania (6).

On 5 January 1888, his widow, Margaret R Cooley, applied unsuccessfully from Pennsylvania for a pension (3, 4).

On 19 July 1938 [?], his widow, Margaret R Cooley, died (7 [the last two digits are hard to read; it could be 1908, or perhaps 1933 or 1903]). She was buried in Upper Bermudian Church Cemetery, Gardners, Adams County, Pennsylvania (7).

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) (David Cooley)

2 Civil War Veterans' Card File, available at the Pennsylvania State Archives, searched 19 January 2005 (David Cooley)

3 pension index, by name (David T Cooley)

4 pension index, by regiment, 91st PA Infantry, company F (David T Cooley)

5 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (David T Cooley)

6 Find a grave, memorial 20595870, created by pat callahan, added 23 July 2007 (accessed 23 March 2014) (includes an image of the headstone) (David Timothy Cooley)

7 Find a grave, memorial 20595885, created by pat callahan, added 23 July 2007 (accessed 23 March 2014) (Margaret R Cooley)

Sources checked unsuccessfully

1890 US census, veterans schedules
Ancestry index (accessed May 2007)

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David Timothy Cooley in the 91st PA database

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
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Cooley David T.
     David
Co. F, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
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