91st PA: Isaac Cox

Isaac Cox

Before the war

He was born in 1820/22 (3 (43 in 1865), 7 [39 in 1860], 8 [49 in 1870]). He was born in Pennsylvania (7, 8).

In 1860, he was living in Warriors Mark Township, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania (7). He was a laborer, and owned $50 in personal property (7). He was living with his wife Phebe, and with Malinda, Samuel, and Hays (presumably their children) (7).

During the war

He was drafted (1, 3). He enlisted and was mustered into service on 15 March 1865 (1, 3, 4). He was mustered in as a private, at Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania (3). He was a private in company B (1, 9).

He may have been charged for lost equipments, perhaps when the regiment mustered out (2).

He mustered out with his company on 10 July 1865 (1, 3, 4). He was a private, in company B (9).

After the war

In 1870, he was living in Warriors Mark Township, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania (8). He was a laborer, and owned $1,050 in real estate and $250 in personal property (8). He was living with his wife Phebe, and with Belinda, Samuel, Hays, Jenny, Isaac, and Milton (presumably their children) (8).

In 1890, he was living in Warriors Mark Township, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania (6). He reported one disability: chronic diarrhea (6).

On 14 July 1890, he successfully applied from Pennsylvania for a pension (4, 5).

He again applied for a pension on 4 March 1907 (4).

He died on 14 November 1908 (4).

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) (Isaac Cox)

2 list of men who owed money [?] (Isaac Cox)

3 Civil War Veterans' Card File, available at the Pennsylvania State Archives, searched 24 June 2004 (Isaac Cox)

4 pension index, by regiment (Isaac Cox)

5 pension index, by name (Isaac Cox)

6 1890 US census, veterans' schedule, Pennsylvania, Huntingdon County, Warriors Mark Township, supervisor's district 7, enumeration district 165, page [1] (Isaac Cox)

7 1860 US census, Pennsylvania, Huntingdon County, Warriors Mark Township, microfilm series M653, film 1115, page 680 = 12 handwritten (Isaac Cox)

8 1870 US census, Pennsylvania, Huntingdon County, Warriors Mark Township (post office Neff [?] Mills), microfilm series M593, film 1349, page 848 = 8 handwritten (Isaac Cox)

9 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Isaac Cox)

Sources checked unsuccessfully

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1860 census

[1860 US census, Pennsylvania, Huntingdon County, Warriors Mark Township, microfilm series M653, film 1115, page 680 = 12 handwritten]
line1112131415
Dwelling number77    
Family number77    
NameIsaac CoxPhebe CoxMalinda [sic]SamuelHays
Age3926431
Sexmffmm
Color     
OccupationLaborer    
Value of real estate owned     
Value of personal estate50    
Place of birth" [sc. Penna]""""
Married within year     
Attended school within year     
Cannot read & write     
Deaf, dumb, blind, etc.     

1870 census

[1870 US census, Pennsylvania, Huntingdon County, Warriors Mark Township (post office Neff [?] Mills), microfilm series M593, film 1349, page 848 = 8 handwritten]
line56789101112
Dwelling-house number117       
Family number117       
NameCox Isaac- Phebe- Belinda [sic]- Saml- Hays- Jenny- Isaac- Milton
Age4936131210862
SexMFFMMMMM
ColorWWWWWWWW
OccupationLaborerKeeping house      
Real estate value1050       
Personal estate value250       
BirthplacePennaPenna""""""
Father foreign born        
Mother foreign born        
Birth month if born within year        
Marriage month if married within year        
Attended school past year  11111 
Can't read        
Can't write        
Deaf, dumb, blind, etc.        
Male US citizen at least 21 years old1       
Male US citizen at least 21 years old who can't vote ...        

1890 census, veterans schedule

[1890 US census, veterans' schedule, Pennsylvania, Huntingdon County, Warriors Mark Township, supervisor's district 7, enumeration district 165, page [1]]
[line] 2
[house] 219
[family] 230
[name] Cox Isaac
[rank] Private
[company] B
[unit] 91 Pa Inf
[enlistment date] Mch 14 1865
[discharge date] July 10 1865
[length of service] [blank] years, 3 months, 25 days
[post office address] Warriors Mark Hunt. Co.
[disability incurred] Chronic Diarhea
[remarks] [blank]

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 24 Mar 2014, from Fold3]


Cox Isaac
Co. B, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
See also [blank]

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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