Madison County

GRAND ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC

VETERAN RECORD TRANSCRIPTION

Data added by transcriber in blue font

Veteran's Name: Crossley, John W

Father: Reuben Crossley
Residence: Patterson, Madison, Iowa Father's nativity: 
Occupation: Farmer Mother: Hannah
Date of birth: 06 Jul 1844 Mother's nativity: 
Place of birth: near Finley, Hancock, Ohio Wife: Cynthia Jane Hardy
Date of death: 26 Oct 1926 (See notes) 2nd wife: 
Place of death: Winterset, Madison, Iowa (See notes) 3rd wife: 
Place of burial: Montpelier Cemetery, Patterson  
Cause of death: 

Children

  James Judson

  John

  Clyde

  Hannah

  Evelyn

  Cora

  Bertha

 

War record
  Rank: Private Company: D Regiment: 99th
  State: Ohio Organization: Infantry
  Enlistment date: 11 Aug 1862
  Enlistment age:  Residence
  Mustered out: with Company 26 Jun 1865 at Salisbury, North Carolina, service 3 years
  Discharged: 
  Transfers: to Company D, 50th O. V. I., 31 Dec 1864
GAR membership
  Post name: Pitzer Date joined: 1st term 1911
  Post No.: 55 (S) Age at joining: 
  Place: Winterset Transfers: 
Sources: Ex.Soldiers living Ia. 1886:-(J.W.) Patterson./Roster Ohio /Soldiers: Crossley, John; Post 55 Desc Book #274 Winterset News 06 Nov 1926
Notes: Transcribed as published in the GAR records. His obituary, believed to be correct, says he died on 22 Oct 1926 in Des Moines, Polk, Iowa.

 


Transcribed by Kent G. Transier 22 Sep 2005.
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