He was born in 1843/44 (2 (21 in 1865), 7 (34 in 1880)). He was born in Pennsylvania (7).
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 18 February 1896, his widow, Emma C Shane, applied successfully from Washington DC for a pension (4, 5).
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)
|street name||D Street S.E.|
|dwelling visit #||349|
|family visit #||427|
|name||Shane, Joseph W.||-, Emma C.||-, William T.|
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|occupation||Grocer||Fancy Goods dealer||At school|
|school this year||1|