91st PA: Martin Imler (or Imled)

Martin Imler

Before the war

He was born on 19 January 1832 (3 (33 in 1864), 5 (33 in 1864), 8 [28 in 1860], 14 (33 in 1864), 17 [18 in 1850]). He was born in Bedford County, Pennsylvania (3, 5, 8, 11, 12, 14, 17). He was born to Joseph Imler and Rachel Croyle (11, 12).

In 1850, he was living in Union Township, Bedford County, Pennsylvania (17). He was living with his parents Joseph and Rachel Imler and others (17).

On 17 December 1854, he married Maria Elizabeth Shaeffer, in King Township, Bedford County, Pennsylvania (11, 12, 15). Reverend Joseph Fichtner married them (15). They had six children (11, 12 [has Ida only], 13 [corrections]):

In 1860, he was living in South Woodbury Township, Bedford County, Pennsylvania (8). He was living with his wife Mariah, two children (Ellanova and Clara), and two other people (8). He was a farm tenant, and owned $1,200 in personal property (8).

When he was enlisted, he was a farmer (3, 5, 14).

His cousins, William Imler and Adam Imler, also served in the 91st Pennsylvania (13).

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 7 inches tall, and had a dark complexion, hazel eyes, and dark hair (3, 5, 14).

During the war

He was drafted (1, 3, 5, 14). He enlisted and was mustered into service as a private on 21 September 1864, at Chambersburg, Pennsylvania (1, 3, 4, 5, 14, 15). He was enlisted for one year, at Chambersburg, Pennsylvania (3, 5, 14). His enlistment was credited to the 16th congressional district (3, 5). He was a private in company B (1, 19 [co.C], 20, 21).

He reported for duty on 8 October 1864 (14).

He was present for duty on the muster rolls for September/October 1864, November/December 1864, January/February 1865, and March/April 1865 (14, 15).

According to a later affidavit, he was detailed as an officers' cook (15 page 4).

He may have been hurt around 27 October 1864 (15 page 4).

According to the regimental hospital records, "Imler of Co. B" was treated for constipation from 22 to 26 February 1865 (15). (This may have been Adam or William Imler.)

In April 1865, he became ill, while the regiment was marching from Burksville Station to Daily's Crossroad (15). (The regiment reached Burksville on 15 April 1865.) He had an abscess in his buttocks, which was drained by the surgeon (15).

He was discharged at Washington DC by general order 94, War Department (dated 25 May 65), on 30 May 1865 (1, 4, 14 [no date]) or 25 May 1865. His clothing account had not been settled since enlistment (14). He was a private, in company B (20, 21).

After the war

He was constantly ill, until he died (15 page 4).

He died on 10 October 1867, in Union Township, Bedford County, Pennsylvania, of a running sore and general debility (11, 12, 15, 19). He was buried in the Greenfield Cemetery, Queen Station, Kimmel Township, Bedford County, Pennsylvania (11, 16, 18, 19). His estate was administered by Joseph Imler (15 page 6).

In 1870, his widow, Maria Imler, was living in Union Township, Bedford County, Pennsylvania (9). She owned $5,000 in real estate, and $400 in personal property (9). She was living with her daughters Elenova, Susan, Sarah, Anna, and Ida (9).

In 1880, his widow, Maria Imler, was living in King Township, Bedford County, Pennsylvania (10). She was living with her daughters Clara, Annie, Ida, and Myrtle Klotz, and her grandfather Michael Shaefer (10).

19 April 1886, his widow, Maria E Imler, successfully applied from Pennsylvania for a pension (6, 7).

On 16 April [?] 1892, Clara S Dwight et al., minor dependents, unsuccessfully applied from Pennsylvania for a pension (6, 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) (Martin Imled)

2 company B, register of men discharged (Martin Imler)

3 company B, [second] descriptive roll, entry 62 (Martin Imler)

4 Civil War Veterans' Card File, available at the Pennsylvania State Archives, searched 2 June 2004 (Martin Imled; rolls have 'Imler')

5 company B, [third] descriptive roll, entry 23 (Martin Imler)

6 pension index, by regiment (Martin Imler)

7 pension index, by name (Martin Imler)

8 1860 US census, Pennsylvania, Bedford County, South Woodbury Township (post office Pattonsville), microfilm series M653, film 1072, page 586 = 4 handwritten (Martin Imler)

9 1870 US census, Pennsylvania, Bedford County, Union Township (post office St Clairsville), microfilm series M593, film 1304, page 692 = 8 handwritten (Maria Imler)

10 1880 US census, Pennsylvania, Bedford County, King Township, supervisor's district 8, enumeration district 236, microfilm series T9, film 1098, page 192 A = 9 handwritten (Maria Imler)

11 "Secretary", GEDCOM on RootsWeb WorldConnect (searched 13 December 2005) (Martin Imler)

12 "Jesse and Patricia (Wilson) Davis Connected and Collateral Families", GEDCOM on RootsWeb WorldConnect (searched 13 December 2005) (Martin Imler)

13 e-mail, Mike Hengst to Harry Ide, 3 August 2009 (Martin Imler)

14 compiled military service record (Martin Imler)

15 widow's pension application, Maria E Imler, widow of Martin Imler

16 original and new headstone, Greenfield Cemetery, Queen Station, Bedford County, Pennsylvania (thanks to Mike Hengst for supplying this!) (Martin Imler)

17 1850 US census, Pennsylvania, Bedford County, Union Township, microfilm series M432, film 751, page 253 = 503 handwritten (Martin Imler)

18 Find a Grave, memorial 19314051, created by Kat, added 9 May 2007, accessed 6 April 2011 (Martin Imler)

19 Page 211. Floyd G Hoenstine. Military services and genealogical records of soldiers of Blair County, Pennsylvania. Harrisburg, PA: Telegraph Press, 1940. (Martin Imler)

20 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Martin Imlar)

21 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Martin Imler)

Sources checked unsuccessfully

1890 US census, veterans schedules
Ancestry index (accessed May 2007)
1900 US census
FamilySearch and HeritageQuest indices (accessed 1 Nov 2009)
1910 US census
HeritageQuest index (accessed 1 Nov 2009)
1920 US census
HeritageQuest index (accessed 1 Nov 2009)
1930 US census
Footnote index (accessed 1 Nov 2009)

compiled military service record

[thanks to Mike Hengst for giving me a copy!]

[card 1]
I 91 Pa.
Martin Imler
Appears with rank of pvt on
Muster and Descriptive Roll of a Detachment of Drafted Men and Substitutes forwarded
for the 91 Reg't Pennsylvania Inf. Roll dated Cp./ Biddle, Carlisle, Pa. Oct. 12 1864.
Where born Bedford Co. Pa.
Age 33 y'rs; occupation Farmer
Drafted and mustered in:
When Sept. 21, 1864.
Where Chambersburg
Period 1 years.
Eyes Hazel; hair Dark
Complexion Dark; height 5 ft. 7 in.
Paid bounty and advance pay, [blank]
Bounty due [blank]
Where credited [blank]
Company to which assigned [blank]
Remarks: Drafted man
Book mark: [blank]

[card 2]
I 91 Pa.
Martain [sic] Imler
Pvt, Co. B, 91 Reg't Pennsylvania Inf.
Appears on
Company Muster Roll
for Sept + Oct, 1864.
Present or absent Present
Stoppage, [blank]
Due Gov't, [blank]
Remarks: Reported for duty Oct 8 / 64
Martin in Present Col.
Book mark: [blank]

[card 3]

I 91 Pa.
Martin Imler
Pvt, Co. B, 91 Reg't Pennsylvania Inf.
Appears on
Company Muster Roll
for Nov + Dec, 1864.
Present or absent Present
Stoppage, [blank]
Due Gov't, [blank]
Remarks: Reported for duty Oct 8 /64
Book mark: [blank]

[card 4]
I 91 Pa.
Martin Imler
Pvt, Co. B, 91 Reg't Pennsylvania Inf.
Appears on
Company Muster Roll
for Jan + Feb, 1865.
Present or absent, Present
Stoppage, [blank]
Due Gov't, [blank]
Remarks, [blank]
Book mark: [blank]

[card 5]
I 91 Pa.
Martin Imler
Pvt, Co. B, 91 Reg't Pennsylvania Inf.
Appears on
Company Muster Roll
for Mch + Apl, 1865.
Present or absent Present
Stoppage, [blank]
Due Gov't, [blank]
Remarks: [blank]
Book mark: [blank]

[card 6]
I 91 Pa.
Martin Imler
Pvt, Co. B, 91 Reg't Pennslyvania Inf.
Appears on
Company Muster Roll
for May + June, 1865.
Present or absent [blank]
Stoppage, [blank]
Due Gov't, [blank]
Remarks: Mustered out in compliance with Gen Ord No 94 War Dept

Roll mutilated
Book mark: [blank]

[card 7]
I 91 Pa.
Martin Imler
Pvt, Co. B, 91 Reg't Pennsylvania Inf.
Age 30 [sic] years.
Appears on Co. Muster-out Roll, dated
Camp in the field, Va. July 10, 1865.
Muster-out to date [blank]
Last paid to [blank]
Clothing account:
[all blank]
Due U.S. for arms, equipments, &c., [blank]
Bounty paid [blank]
Remarks: Drafted
Discharged in Compliance with GO No 94 W D May 25 /65
Book mark: [blank]

[card 8]
I 91 Pa.
Martin Imler
Pvt, Co. B, 91 Reg't Pa. Infantry.
Age 33 years.
Appears on a Detachment Muster-out Roll
of the organization named above. Roll dated
In the field May 30, 1865.
Muster-out to date May 30, 1865.
Last paid to Dec. 31, 1864.
Clothing account:
Last settled [blank]; drawn since [blank]
Due soldier [blank]; due U.S. [blank]
Am't for cloth'g in kind or money adv'd $50 97/100
Due U.S. for arms, equipments, &c., [blank]
Bounty paid, [blank]; due, [blank]
Remarks: Clothing acct not settled since enlistment
Book mark: [blank]

widow's pension file

[thanks to Mike Hengst for giving me a copy!]
[this copy has 14 pages]

[page 1]
GENERAL AFFIDAVIT.
State of Pennsylvania, County of Blair, ss.

In the matter of Mrs Maria E. Imler Pension Claimant

ON THIS 11th day of December A.D. 1886, personally appeared before me, a Justice of the Peace in and for the aforesaid County, duly authorized to administer oaths, Alex Ickes age 50 years, a resident of King Tp in the County of Bedford and State of Pennsylvania well known to me to be reputable and entitled to credit, and who, being duly sworn, declares in relation to aforesaid case as follows:

Affiant was in the same company viz Co B 91 Pa vol with the Deceased Martin Imler somtime [sic] in April in the year 1865 Said Dec Sol took sick on our march from Burksville Station to Daily's cross road and was very bad, and there was an absess [sic] or bealing [?] formed in his seat or in affiants [sic] own words his ass. And affiant was present when the Surgeon cut it oppen [sic]. And it discharged a great amount of pus, and never got well of it.
His Post Office address is King Bedford Co. Pa.
And further declares that he has no interest in said case and is not concerned in its prosecution.
Alexander Ickes [Signature of affiant.]
Jacob Walter

[page 2]

337.990
War Department,
ADJUTANT GENERAL'S OFFICE,
Washington, Dec 1, 1886

Respectfully returned to the Commissioner of Pensions.


Martin Imlar [sic], a Pvt. of Company "B", 91st Regiment Penna. Volunteers, was Drafted on the 21st day of Sept., 1864, at Chambersburg. one yr and is reported: on roll for Sept. and Oct. 64 present. same to April 30/65. Mustered Out with a Detachment May 30" 1865 Near Washington D.C.
Regimental hospital records show: "Imler of Co B." from Feby 22" to Feby 26" 65 treated for constipation.
The records of this office furnish no evidence of any disability other than above. Adam H. and William Imler, privates, were also members of above company and are reported present for Jan'y and Feb'y 65.
R. C. Druxe [?]
Adjutant General.
by [illegible]

[page 3]

Department of the Interior,
PENSION OFFICE,
June 30, 1886.

Middle Div.
J. E. M. [?] Ex'r
No. 337.990
Maria E. widow of
Martin Imler

SIR:

I have the honor to request that you will furnish from the records of the War Department a full Report as to the service, disability and hospital treatment of Martin Imler, who, it is claimed, enlisted June, 1864, and served as [blank] in Co. B 91" Reg't Penn Vols; and was discharged at date unknown

While serving in Co. D. [sic] 91" Reg't [blank] he was disabled by contracting disease with a running sore from which he died Oct 10. 1867. also [blank] and was treated in hospitals of which the names, location, and dates of treatment are as follows: Regimental hospital dates unknown to the widow

Very respectfully,
John C Black
Commissioner

The Adjutant General, U.S. Army


[page 4]

GENERAL AFFIDAVIT.
State of Pennsylvania, County of Blair, SS.

In the matter of Maria E. Imler No 337990

ON THIS 15" day of January A.D. 1887, personally appeared before me, a Justice of the Peace in and for the aforesaid County, duly authorized to administer oaths, Adam H. Imler age 51 years, a resident of Imler Valley in the County of Bedford and State of Penna well known to me to be reputable and entitled to credit, and who, being duly sworn, declares in relation to aforesaid case as follows:

Affiant knew Martin Imler Deceased from boyhood up. never knew him have and [sic] died [?] of any kind previous to the late was [sic; presumably 'war. was'] a comrad [sic] with him in the same company viz Co B. 91 Pa Regt. On or about the 27" day Oct 1864 at the Battle of the Weldon Railroad, he the said Martin Imler got hurt and from that time on he complained of being sick and finally became unfit for duty and was detailed to be cook for the officers. he showed affiant his sore there had been an abcess formed in the lower extremities of his body. And finally the Doctors performed an opperation [sic]. Saw his sore before and after the opperation [sic], but was not present at the time the opperation [sic] was performed. Saw him often after he came home and he alwas [sic] complained of being unwell untill []sic] the day of his death.
Note Weldon Railroad, Hachers [sic] Run, or South side, are [?] meant as the place was at that time.
His Post Office address is Imler Valley
he further declares that he has no interest in said case and is not concerned in its prosecution
[Signature of affiant] A. H. Imler
[If affiant signs by mark, two persons who can write sign here.]
Jacob [illegible]
Jacob Walter

[page 5]

Widow's Declaration for Pension.

This must be Executed Before a Court of Record or some Officer thereof having Custody of the Seal

A Notary Public or Justice of the Peace must not authenticate this paper. If he does, the work is utterly useless, and must be all done over again.

STATE OF Pennsylvania, COUNTY OF Bedford, ss:

On this 12" day of April, 1886, personally appeared before me a Clerk of a COURT OF RECORD in and for the County and State aforesaid, Maria E. Imler, resident of King P.O., in the County of Bedford, and State of Penna, aged 49 years, who, being duly sworn, makes the following declaration, in order to obtain the Pension provided by the Act of Congress approved July 14, 1862: That she is the widow of Martin Imler, who was a Pri., in company "B", commanded by John Partenheimer in the 91 Regiment of Penna Vet, in the war of 1861, that her maiden name was Maria E Sheafer and that she was married to said Martin Imler on or about the 17 day of Dec, 1854, at King Township, the County of Bedford, and State of Penna, by Rev. Jos. Fichtner [?]

SHE FURTHER DECLARES that said Martin Imler, her husband, died on or about the 10 day of Oct, 1867, at King Township in the State of Penna, and the immediate cause of his death was Running sore [???] and General debility, contracted in the service.

She also declares that she has remained a widow ever since the death of her said husband and that she has not in any manner been engaged in, or aided, or abetted the rebellion in the United States; and she hereby appoints JOS. H. HUNTER, of Washington, D.C., her lawful attorney, with full power of substitution and revocation, and authorizes him to present and prosectue this claim, and to receive her pension certificate. The following are the names, dates of birth, and places of residence of all the children of her deceased husband who were under sixteen years of age at the time of his death:


Elnora [?] J, born on the 13 day of Dec, 1856, living at [blank]
Susan [?], born on the 5 day of April, 1860, living at [blank]
Sarah E., born on the 5 day of Jan, 1862, living at [blank]
Anna M., born on the 8 day of April, 1864, living at [blank]
Ida M., born on the 24 day of March, 1866, living at [blank]

Her Post Office Address is King, Bedford Co, Pa.
(Signature of Claimant) Maria E Imler
If the claimant makes her mark, two persons must attest by signing their names on these lines below.
1 Alex. Ickes
2 Mary [?] R Gochnow [?]

[page 6]

GENERAL AFFIDAVIT.
State of Pennsylvania, County of Bedford, ss.

In the matter of Pension Claim No. [blank] of Mrs. Maria E. Imler widow of Martin Imler Co. "B" 91st Regt Pa Vols.

ON THIS 18th day of February A.D. 1887, personally appeared before me, a Justice of the Peace in and for the aforesaid County, duly authorized to administer oaths, Joseph Imler, age 83 years, a resident of King township in the County of Bedford and State of Pennsylvania well known to me to be reputable and entitled to credit, and who, being duly sworn, declares in relation to aforesaid case as follows:

That he was well and intimately acquainted with Martin Imler the above named soldier. that he Martin Imler died the 10th day of Oct 1867 in Union now King township Bedford County Pennsylvania. that he the said Joseph Imler took out Letters of Administration on the estate of said deceased on the 31st day of October 1867 and settled up said Estate. that the said soldier was very [?] sure that neither he nor his wife Maria E Imler had been married prior to their marriage with each other.

His Post Office address is Imler, Imler Valley (Cross Roads) Bedford County Penna

I further declares [sic] that I have no interest in said case and am not concerned in its prosecution.

[Signature of affiant.] Joseph Imler
[If affiant signs by mark, two persons who can write sign here.]
Jacob Walter
J G Hengst

[page 7]

GENERAL AFFIDAVIT.
State of Penna, County of Blair, ss.

In the matter of Maria E. Imler

ON THIS 26th day of June A.D. 1886, personally appeared before me, a Justice of the Peace in and for the aforesaid County, duly authorized to administer oaths, Catharine Mosses age 51 years, a resident of Greenfield in the County of Blair and State of Penna well known to me to be reputable and entitled to credit, and who, being duly sworn, declares in relation to aforesaid case as follows:

The affiant was present at the marriage of Mr. Martin Imler and Marria [sic] E Shafer on the 17" day of Dec 1854 and that Mrs Maria E. Imler is the identical person she represents herself to be. that she is widow of of [sic] said Martin Imler and that she was not remarried since his death.
Birth of the chilldren [sic] of Mrs Imler taken from the family Bible or record.
Ellie Born Dec 13" 1856
Clara S. " April 5" 1860
Sarah E " Jan 5" 1862
Anna M. " April 8" 1864
Ida May " March 24" 1866

The Soldier's Death is taken from the Same Record died Oct 10" 1867.

Her Post Office address is Claysburg, Blair Co. Pa.
She further declares that she has no interest in said case and is not concerned in its prosecution.
[Signature of affiant.] Catharine Moses
[If affiant signs by mark, two persons who can write sign here.] Joseph Walter

[page 8]

Claimant's AFFIDAVIT.
State of Pennsylvania, County of Blair, ss.

In the matter of Maria E. Imler, Pension Claimant

ON THIS 25" day of May A.D. 1866, personally appeared before me, a Justice of the Peace in and for the aforesaid County, duly authorized to administer oaths, Mrs Maria E. Imler, age 49 years, a resident of King township in the County of Bedford and State of Penna well known to me to be reputable and entitled to credit, and who, being duly sworn, declares in relation to aforesaid case as follows:

Mrs Imler's Marriage Certificate the following is a true copy. This is to Certify, That Mr. Martin Imler of Union Township Bedford Co and Miss Maria Elizabeth Shafer were lawfully joined in Holy Wedlock on the 17" day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty four +c. Signed Joseph Fichtner [?] Pastor of the Evang Luth Church in Newry [?] Blair Co. Pa.

Baptism of the Children of Mr. Martin and Maria E. Imler. Name of Oldest Daughter born Dec 13" 1856. Baptised Nov 1st 1857. Ida May born March 24" 1866 Baptized May 16" 1868, from the Church record. Susan Clara, Sarah Emma, and Annie Martha. The Church Book was mislaid or lost in some way as there was a new church book and therefore cant't give the dates of their baptisms.

Her Post Office address is King Bedford Co. Penna.
[Signature of affiant.] Maria E. Imler
[If affiant signs by mark, two persons who can write sign here.] Jacob Walter.

[page 9]

GENERAL AFFIDAVIT.
State of Penna, County of Blair, ss.

In the matter of Mrs. Maria E. Imler Pension Claimant

ON THIS 25" day of May A.D. 1886, personally appeared before me, a a [sic] Justice of the peace in and for the aforesaid County, duly authorized to administer oaths, Samuel Shafer age 62 years, a resident of King township in the County of Bedford and State of Penna well known to me to be reputable and entitled to credit, and who, being duly sworn, declares in relation to aforesaid case as follows:

That he was present at the time Martin Imler and Mrs Maria E. Shafer were married by Rev Joseph Fichtner, Luth Minister and that the Claimant is the lawful widow of Martin Imler Dec'd.

His Post Office address is King Bedford Co. Pa. And he further declares that he has no interest in said case and is not concerned in its prosecution.

[Signature of affiant.] Samuel Shafer
[If affiant signs by mark, two persons who can write sign here.] Jacob Walter

[page 10]

GENERAL AFFIDAVIT.
State of Pennsylvania, County of Blair, ss.

In the matter of Maria E. Imler Pension Claimant, Proof of Marriage

ON THIS 26th day of June A.D. 1886, personally appeared before me, a Justice of the Peace in and for the aforesaid County, duly authorized to administer oaths, Samuel Shafer age 62 years, a resident of King township in the County of Bedford and State of Penna well known to me to be reputable and entitled to credit, and who, being duly sworn, declares in relation to aforesaid case as follows:

The affiant was present at the marriage of Mr Martin Imler to Mis [sic] Maria E. Shafer, on the 17" day Dec 1854 and that Mrs Maria E. Imler is the identical person she represents herself to be. that she is the widow of said Martin Imler and that she was not remarried up to this date


Birth of the children taken from the family record are [sic] as follows.
Ellie. Born Dec 13" 1856
Clara C. Born April 5" 1860.
Sarah E. Born Jan 5" 1862
Anna M. Born April 8" 1864
Ida May March 24" 1866
from the same record Martin Imlers [sic] death. Oct 10" 1867

His Post Office address is King, Bedford County and State of Pa. further declares that he has no interest in said case and that he is not concerned in its prosecution.
[Signature of affiant.] Samuel Shafer
[If affiant signs by mark, two persons who can write sign here.] Jacob Walter

[page 11]

GENERAL AFFIDAVIT.
State of Pennsylvania, County of Blair, ss.

In the matter of Pension of Mrs. Maria Elizabeth Imler, of Bedford Co., Pa.

ON THIS 11th day of August A.D. 1886, personally appeared before me, a Prothonotary in and for the aforesaid County, duly authorized to administer oaths, Joseph Fichtner age 66 years, a resident of Newry [?], in the County of Blair, and State of Pennsylvania well known to me to be reputable and entitled to credit, and who, being duly sworn, declares in relation to aforesaid case as follows.

That on the 17" day of December A.D. 1854, Martin Imler and Maria Elizabeth Shafer (of Bedford County, Pa.) were by him united in the bonds of marriage, according to the ordinance of God, and the laws of the state of Pennsylvania. that he was then (not now) an ordained minister of the Gospel of the Evangelical Lutheran Church, in good standing.

that his Post Office address is Newry, Blair Co., Pa. He further declares that he has no interest in said case and is not concerned in its prosecution.

[Signature of affiant.] Joseph Fichtner

[page 12]

GENERAL AFFIDAVIT.
State of Pennsylvania, County of Blair, ss.

In the matter of Mrs Maria E Imler Pension Claimant

ON THIS 11" day of December A.D. 1886, personally appeared before me, a Justice of the peace in and for the aforesaid County, duly authorized to administer oaths, Jacob L Barkley age 50 years, a resident of King Tp in the County of Bedford and State of Penna well known to me to be reputable and entitled to credit, and who, being duly sworn, declares in relation to aforesaid case as follows.

Affiant was well acquainted with Martin Imler late Husband of pension [?] applicant was with him in the same company and regt said Imler took sick on our march from Burksville Station to Daily's Cross roads. Affiant was with him when Sick it was verry [sic] cold rough and rainey [sic] wether [sic], and he never got well after that to the day of his death.

His Post Office address is King Bedford Co. Pa. he further declares that he has no interest in said case and is not concerned in its prosecution.
[Signature of affiant.] Jacob T Barkly
[If affiant signs by mark, two persons who can write sign here.] Jacob Walter

[page 13]

Claimant's AFFIDAVIT.
State of Penna, County of Blair, ss.

In the matter of Maria E Imler Pension Claimant

ON THIS 28" day of August A.D. 1886, personally appeared before me, a M. E. Imler Claimant [sic] in and for the aforesaid County, duly authorized to administer oaths, [blank] age [blank] years, a resident of [blank] in the County of Bedford and State of Penna well known by me to be reputable and entitled to credit, and who, being duly sworn, declares in relation to aforesaid case as follows.

from the best information Claimant can get is [sic] that the Soldiers [sic] Captain is dead and cant [sic] find out who attended hiim while sick in the army [John Partenheimer actually died on 2 August 1887, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]L

Her Post Office address is King Bedford Co Pa.
[blank] further declares that - no interest in said case and - not concerned with its prosecution.
Mari [sic] E Imler [Signature of affiant.]

[page 14]

Claimant AFFIDAVIT.
State of Pennsylvania, County of Blair, ss.

In the matter of Maria Eliz Imler applicant for Pension

ON THIS 14" day of August A.D. 1886, personally appeared before me, a Justice of the peace in and for the aforesaid County, duly authorized to administer oaths, Maria E. Imler age [blank] years, a resident of King Township in the County of Bedford and State of Penna well known to me to be reputable and entitled to credit, and who, being duly sworn, declares in relation to aforesaid case as follows:

The above applicant saith that she is unable to furnish testimony of the birth of the three oldest of her children for the reason that the persons who were present at their birth are Dead viz Dr. Smith and Mrs Eberly

Her Post Office address is King, Bedford Co. Pa. [blank] further declares that [blank] no interest in said case and [blank] not concerned in its prosecution.

[Signature of affiant.] Maria E Imler
[If affiant signs by mark, two persons who can write sign here.] Jacob Walter

1850 census

[1850 US census, Pennsylvania, Bedford County, Union Township, microfilm series M432, film 751, page 253 = 503 handwritten]
line16171819202122
Dwellings visited103      
Families visited103      
NameJoseph ImlerRachel ImlerMartin ImlerBabs [?] ImlerJacob ImlerJonathan SmithAdam Imler
Age4740 [?]18161168
Sexmfmfmmm
Color       
Occupation of males over 15 years       
Real estate owned1000      
Birthplace" [sc. Pa]""""""
Married within year       
Attended school within year       
Over 20 & can't read/write       
Deaf, dumb, blind, etc.       

1860 census

[1860 US census, Pennsylvania, Bedford County, South Woodbury Township (post office Pattonsville), microfilm series M653, film 1072, page 586 = 4 handwritten]
line91011121314
Dwelling number25     
Family number24     
NameMartin ImlerMariah EEllanovaClara SJacob ImlerAnn Malone
Age282332/122018
Sexmfffmf
Color      
Occupationfarm tenant   Farm HandHouse maid
Value of real estate owned      
Value of personal estate1200     
Place of birthPaDoDoDoDoDo
Married within year      
Attended school within year     1
Cannot read & write      
Deaf, dumb, blind, etc.      

1870 census

[1870 US census, Pennsylvania, Bedford County, Union Township (post office St Clairsville), microfilm series M593, film 1304, page 692 = 8 handwritten]
line456789
Dwelling-house number47     
Family number48     
NameImler Maria- Elenova- Susan- Sarah- Anna- Ida
Age231310864
SexFFFFFF
ColorWWWWWW
OccupationKeeping House     
Real estate value5000     
Personal estate value400     
Birthplace" [sc. Pennsylvania]"""""
Father foreign born      
Mother foreign born      
Birth month if born within year      
Marriage month if married within year      
Attended school past year 11   
Can't read  1   
Can't write      
Deaf, dumb, blind, etc.      
Male US citizen at least 21 years old      
Male US citizen at least 21 years old who can't vote ...      

1880 census

[1880 US census, Pennsylvania, Bedford County, King Township, supervisor's district 8, enumeration district 236, microfilm series T9, film 1098, page 192 A = 9 handwritten]
line333435363738
street name      
house number      
dwelling visit #73     
family visit #76     
nameImler Maria- Clara S- Annie M- Ida MayKlotz Myrtle IShaefer Micheal [sic]
colorWWWWWW
sexFFFFFM
age43201614774
month born if born in year      
relationshipWifeDaughDaughDaughDaughGrandfather
single 1111 
married      
widowed/divorced1    1
married during year      
occupationHouse KeeperServantAt HomeAt Home Retired farmer
months unemployed     12
currently ill?      
blind      
deaf/dumb      
idiotic      
insane      
disabled      
school this year  111 
can't read      
can't write      
birthplacePennaPennaPennaPennaPennaBaden
father's birthplace[illegible]PennaPennaPennaPennaBaden
mother's birthplacePennaPennaPennaPennaPennaBaden

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 16 June 2014, from Fold3]


Imlar, Martin
Co. B, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
REFERENCE CARD.
Original filed under
Imler, Martin

GENERAL INDEX CARD.


[card 2, transcribed 16 June 2014]

Imler, Martin
Co. B, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt.
See also [blank]

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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