91st PA: Joseph Shane

Joseph Shane

Before the war

He was born in 1843/44 (2 (21 in 1865), 7 (34 in 1880)). He was born in Pennsylvania (7).

During the war

He was drafted (1, 2). He was mustered into service as a private in company F on 28 February 1865 at Chambersburg, Pennsylvania (1, 2, 3, 8-9).

He mustered out with his company on 10 July 1865 (1, 2, 3). He was a private, in company F (8-9).

After the war

In 1880, he was living at 28 D Street SE, Washington, DC (7). He was living with his wife Emma C, and son William T (7). He was a grocer (7).

In 1890, he was living in Washington DC, at Lincoln Post #3 (3).

On 28 December 1891, he applied unsuccessfully from Washington DC for a pension (4, 5).

On 20 December 1895, he died (6). He was buried in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia (6).

On 18 February 1896, his widow, Emma C Shane, applied successfully from Washington DC for a pension (4, 5).

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) (Joseph Shane)

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

3 1890 US census, veterans' schedule, Washington DC, Lincoln Post #3, supervisor's district [(image 52 of 65 on Ancestry) (Joseph Shane)

4 pension index, by name (Joseph Shane)

5 pension index, by regiment, 91st PA Infantry, company F (Joseph W Shane)

6 Find a grave, memorial 49312393 (accessed 7 Dec 2010) (identity is confirmed by reference to his service)

7 1880 US census, Washington, DC, microfilm series T9, film 124, supervisor's district 17, enumeration district 73, page 86 = 41 A handwritten (Joseph W Shane)

8 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Joseph Shane)

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

1880 census

[1880 US census, Washington, DC, microfilm series T9, film 124, supervisor's district 17, enumeration district 73, page 86 = 41 A handwritten]
line202122
street nameD Street S.E.
house number28  
dwelling visit #349  
family visit #427  
nameShane, Joseph W.-, Emma C.-, William T.
colorWWW
sexMFM
age343312
month born if born in year   
relationship wifeson
single  1
married11 
widowed/divorced   
married during year   
occupationGrocerFancy Goods dealerAt school
months unemployed   
currently ill?   
blind   
deaf/dumb   
idiotic   
insane   
disabled   
school this year  1
can't read   
can't write   
birthplacePennaPennaPenna
father's birthplacePaPaPa
mother's birthplacePaPaPa

1890 census, veterans schedule

[1890 US census, veterans' schedule, Washington DC, Lincoln Post #3, supervisor's district (image 52 of 65 on Ancestry)]
[line] 49
[house] [blank]
[family] [blank]
[name] Shane Joseph
[rank] Private
[company] F
[unit] 91 Pa Inf
[enlistment date] Feby 28 1865
[discharge date] July 10 1865
[length of service] - years, 4 months, 15 days
[post office address] " [sc. Washington DC]
[disability incurred] [blank]
[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 28 March 2015, from Fold3]


Shane Joseph
Co. F, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
See also [blank]

GENERAL INDEX CARD.


[card 2, transcribed 29 Mar 15]

Sham Joseph
Co. F, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
REFERENCE CARD.
Original filed under
Shane Joseph

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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