He was born in 1839/40 (3 (23 in 1863), 5 [80 in 1920]). He was born in Pennsylvania (5).
He mustered out on 10 July 1865 with his company (1, 3, 4). He was a sergeant in company F (1, 3, 6).
On 30 March 1883, he applied successfully for a pension (4).
On 14 April [?] 1909, he again applied for a pension (4).
In 1920, he was living in Bradley Beach, Neptune Township, Monmouth County, New Jersey (5). He was living with his daughter Sara Sevens and her family (5). He was not working (5).
He died on 6 February 1920, at Bradley Beach, New Jersey (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)
2 special order 36, HQ 91st PA, 16 June 1865 (William Jones)
3 Civil War Veterans' Card File, available at the Pennsylvania State Archives, searched 19 January 2005 (William Jones)
4 pension index, by regiment, 91st PA Infantry, company F (William Jones)
5 1920 US census, New Jersey, Monmouth County, Neptune Township, Bradley Beach, supervisor's district 3 [?], enumeration district 92 [?], microfilm series T625, film 1058, page 214 B = 13 handwritten (William B Jones)
6 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (William Jones)
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|name||Sevens Aleck W||- Sara M||- Edith||- Margaret||Jones, William B.|
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|free/mortgaged (if owned)|| |
|age at last birthday||41||38||14||11||80|
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|year of naturalization|| |
|attended school since Sept 1919|| ||Yes||Yes|
|birth place||Oregon [?]||Pennsylvania||Nebraska||Illinois||Pennsylvania|
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|father's birthplace||New Jersey [?]||Pennsylvania||Oregon||Oregon||Pennsylvania|
|father's native language|| |
|mother's birthplace||New Jersey||Pennsylvania||Pennsylvania||Pennsylvania||Pennsylvania|
|mother's native language|| |
|can speak English||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|industry, business||Berlin [??]|| |
|employment status||W|| |
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