91st PA: John F Stine (or Stein)

John F Stine (or Stein)

Before the war

He was born in April 1843 (5; 2 (22 in 1865), 5 (57 in 1900)). He was born in Prussia (2, 5)

In 1863, he immigrated to the United States (5).

When he enlisted, he was a laborer (2).

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 4 inches tall, and had a fair complexion, blue eyes, and brown hair (2).

During the war

He enlisted and was mustered into service for one year, as a substitute, on 24 March 1865, at Pottsville, Pennsylvania (1 [has 24 March 1864, 2, 7 [24 Mar 1865]). He was enlisted and mustered into service by Captain Bowan (2). He was a private in company E (1, 8-9).

He mustered out on 10 July 1865 with his company (1, 7). He was a private, in company E (8-9).

After the war

In 1866/67, he married Catharine [unknown family name] (5). In 1900, she had had twelve children, ten of whom were alive (5).

In 1890, he was living in Reilly Township, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania (post office Swatora) (7). He had ague (7).

On 7 October 1892, he applied successfully from Pennsylvania for a pension (3, 4).

In 1900, he was living in Newtown Village, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania (5). He was living with his wife Catharine and five of their children (5). He was an [illegible] roads foreman (5). He had been out of work six months in the previous year (5).

He was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Zerbe, [Northumberland?], Pennsylvania (6).

On 30 August 1926 [?], his widow, Catherine Stine, applied successfully from Pennsylvania for a pension (3, 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) (John Stine)

2 Company E descriptive roll, entry 177 (John Stein)

3 pension index, by name (John Stine)

4 pension index, by regiment, 91st PA Infantry, company E (John Stine)

5 1900 US census, Pennsylvania, Schuylkill County, Reilly Township, Newtown Village, supervisor's district 7, enumeration district 202, microfilm series T623, film 1485, page 218 = 9 B handwritten (John Stine)

6 Pennsylvania veterans burial records, available on Ancestry (transcribed 4 December 2010) (John Stine)

7 1890 US census, veterans' schedule, Pennsylvania, Schuylkill County, Reilly Township, supervisor's district 4, enumeration district 228, page 1 (John Stein)

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

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

1890 census, veterans schedule

[1890 US census, veterans' schedule, Pennsylvania, Schuylkill County, Reilly Township, supervisor's district 4, enumeration district 228, page 1]
[line] 10
[house] [blank]
[family] [blank]
[name] John Stein
[rank] Private
[company] E
[unit] 91 Pa Inf
[enlistment date] 24 Mar 1865
[discharge date] 10 July 1865
[length of service] 0 years, 3 months, 16 das
[post office address] Swatora Pa
[disability incurred] Ague
[remarks] [blank]

1900 census

[1900 US census, Pennsylvania, Schuylkill County, Reilly Township, Newtown Village, supervisor's district 7, enumeration district 202, microfilm series T623, film 1485, page 218 = 9 B handwritten]
line57585960616263
street       
house nr       
dwelling nr155      
family nr159      
nameStine John- Catharine- [illegible]- Paula [??]- Emma [??]- August- Harman [??]
relationshipHeadWifeSonDaughterDaughterSonSon
colorWWWWWWW
sexMFMFFMM
birth dateApril 1843Nov 1851Feb [?] 1878Jun [??] 1881Dec 1885July 1888Nov 1891
age5748221814119
married?MMSSSSS
# years married3333     
mother of how many children? 12     
# of children living 10     
birthplaceGermanyGermanyPennaPennaPennaPennaPenna
father's birthplaceGermanyGermanyGermanyGermanyGermanyGermanyGermany
mother's birthplaceGermanyGermanyGermanyGermanyGermanyGermanyGermany
immigration year18631862     
# years in USA3637     
naturalized citizen?Na      
occupation[illegible] Roads Foreman Day Laborer At SchoolAt SchoolAt School
# months not employed6 6    
# months in school    699
can readyesyesyesyesyesyesyes
can writeyesyesyesyesyesyesyes
speaks Englishyesyesyesyesyesyesyes
owned/rentedO      
free or mortgagedF      
farm/houseH      
# of farm schedule       

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 21 April 2015, from Fold3]


Stine, John F.
     John
Co. E, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
See also [blank]

GENERAL INDEX CARD.


[card 2, transcribed 22 Apr 15]

Stein, John F.
Co. E, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
REFERENCE CARD.
Original filed under
Stine, John

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

Pennsylvania veterans burial record

[Pennsylvania veterans burial records, available on Ancestry (transcribed 4 December 2010)]

RECORD OF BURIAL PLACE OF VETERAN
Schuylkill County
NAME Stine John
DATE OF BIRTH [blank]
DATE OF DEATH Unknown
VETERAN OF Civil WAR
SERVED IN ARMY
DATES OF SERVICE 3-24-61 7-10-65
ORGANIZATION(S) Co-E 91-Regt. Pa. Vol I.
RANK Pvt.
CEMETERY NAME Sacred Heart
[CEMETERY] LOCATION Zerbe, Pa.
LOCATION OF GRAVE IN CEMETERY SECTION A East LOT 6
HEADSTONE Mon.
INFORMATION GIVEN BY J R Wilson
DATE 7-10-35
REMARKS D

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