He was born in September 1840 (7; 4 (22 in 1863), 7 [59 in 1900], 8 [69 in 1910], 9 [79 in 1920], 10 [74 in 1930]). He was born in Pennsylvania (4, 7, 8, 9, 10 [Ohio]).
When he enlisted, he was a farm[er] (4).
When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 7-3/4 inches tall, and had a dark complexion, dark eyes, and black hair (4).
He was drafted (1, 4). He enlisted and was mustered into service on 16 July 1863 in the 62nd Pennsylvania Infantry (1, 4, 5 [62?], 11). He enlisted for three years (4). His service was credited to the 23rd congressional district (4).
He was transferred on 20 July 1864 from company M of the 62nd Pennsylvania to the 91st (1, 12, 13, 14). On 21 July 1864, he, and the other members of companies L and M, were assigned to company G (2). On 22 July 1864, they were transferred to company K, following brigade orders to assign them to the smallest company (3). He was then absent, as a private (3). He was a private in company K (1, 12, 13, 14).
On 12 June 1876, he applied successfully for a pension (6, 11).
In 1877/78, he married Emma [unknown surname] (7, 10 [he was 24 when he was first married!?]). In 1900 and 1910, she had had one child, who was still alive (7, 8).
In 1890, he was living in Chillicothe, Ross County, Ohio (5).
In 1900, he was living at 674 [?] East Fourth Street, Chillicothe, Ross County, Ohio (7). He was living with his wife Emma and daughter Maude (7). He was a house carpenter, and had been out of work for two months in the previous year (7).
In 1910, he was living at 674 East Fourth Street, Chillicothe, Ross County, Ohio (8). He was living with his wife Emma and daughter Maude (8). He was a house carpenter, and had been out of work 26 weeks in 1909 (8).
In 1920, he was living at 674 East Fourth Street, Chillicothe, Ross County, Ohio (9). He was living with his wife Emma and daughter Maude (9). He had no occupation (9).
On 22 June 1924, he died at Chillicothe, Ohio (11).
On 11 July 1924, his widow, Emma Hanna, applied successfully from Ohio for a pension (6, 11).
In 1930, Matthew (!) Hanna was living at 674 Fourth Street, Chillicothe, Ross County, Ohio (10). He owned the house, which was worth $2,000 (10). He was living with his daughter Maude (10).
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 65, HQ 91st PA, 21 July 1864 (Matthew Hanna)
3 special order 66, HQ 91st PA, 22 July 1864 (Matthew Hanna)
4 company K, third descriptive roll (Matthew Hanna)
5 1890 US census, veterans' schedule, Ohio, Ross County, Chillicothe 4th ward, supervisor's district 11 [or 4?], enumeration district 181, page 5 (Matthew J Hanna)
6 pension index, by name (Matthew Hanna)
7 1900 US census, Ohio, Ross County, Chillicothe, supervisor's district 10, enumeration district 99, microfilm series T623, film 1318, page 150 A = 23 handwritten (Matthew Hanna)
8 1910 US census, Ohio, Ross County, Scrots Township, Chillicothe, ward 4, supervisor's district [illegible], enumeration district 177, microfilm series T624, film 1226, page 270 [B] = 8 handwritten (Mathew Hana)
9 1920 US census, Ohio, Ross County, Scot Township, Chillicothe, ward 4, supervisor's district 11, enumeration district 141, microfilm series T625, film 1431, page 282 B = 7 handwritten (Matthew Hanna)
10 1930 US census, Ohio, Ross County, East Sciota Township, Chillicothe City, fourth ward, supervisor's district 26, enumeration district 71-26, microfilm series T626, film 1865, page 187 = 16 A handwritten (Matthew Hanna)
11 pension index, by regiment, 91st PA Infantry, company K (Matthew Hanna)
12 Page 202. Floyd G Hoenstine. Military services and genealogical records of soldiers of Blair County, Pennsylvania. Harrisburg, PA: Telegraph Press, 1940. (Matthew Hanna)
13 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Mathew C Hanna)
14 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Matthew P Hanna)
|[the house number may have an additional first digit]|
|name||Hanna Matthew||- Emma||- Maude|
|birth date||Sept 1840||Aprl 1854||Feb 1878|
|# years married||22||22|
|mother of how many children?||1|
|# of children living||1|
|# years in USA|
|# months not employed||2|
|# months in school|
|free or mortgaged|
|# of farm schedule|
|street||East Fourth St|
|name||Hana Mathew||- Emma||- Maud|
|#years present marriage||32||32|
|mother of # children||1|
|mother of # living children||1|
|nature of industry etc.||House||Cigar Factory|
|out of work 15 Apr 1910?||No||No|
|# weeks out of work 1909||26||4|
|school since 1 Sep 09|
|owned free or mortagaged||F|
|nr on farm schedule|
|civil war vet||UA [?]|
|deaf & dumb|
|street||E Fourth St|
|dwelling visit number||155|
|family visit number||161|
|name||Hanna Matthew||- Emma||Maude|
|free/mortgaged (if owned)||F|
|age at last birthday||79||64||41|
|year of immigration|
|year of naturalization|
|attended school since Sept 1919|
|father's birthplace||Virginia||West Virginia||Pennsylvania|
|father's native language|
|mother's native language|
|can speak English||yes||yes||yes|
|industry, business||[illegible] factory|
|number of farm schedule|
|dwelling visit #||356|
|family visit #||364|
|name||Hanna Matthew||- Maude|
|value or rent||$2000|
|age 1st marriage||24|
|school/college since 9/29||No||No|
|can read & write||Yes||Yes|
|can speak English||Yes||Yes|
|at work yesterday||Yes|
|unemployment schedule #|
|farm schedule #|