Madison County, Iowa

GRAND ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC

VETERAN RECORD TRANSCRIPTION

Data added by transcriber in blue font

Veteran's Name: Lake, Anson O

Father: 
Residence:  Father's nativity: 
Occupation: Farmer Mother: 
Date of birth:  Mother's nativity: 
Place of birth:  Wife: 
Date of death:  2nd wife: 
Place of death:  3rd wife: 
Place of burial:   
Cause of death: 

Children

  

War record
  Rank: Private Company: L Regiment: 2nd
  State: Missouri Organization: Battery
  Enlistment date: 23 Jan 1864 at Sedalia, Missouri, mustered in 30 May 1864 at Knob Noster, Missouri
  Enlistment age:  Residence
  Mustered out: Deserted 21 Jun 1865 at Lexington, Missouri or in Iowa
  Discharged: 
  Transfers: 
GAR membership
  Post name: John Miller Date joined: 
  Post No.: 158 Age at joining: 
  Place: St. Charles, Madison, Iowa Transfers: Dr. 15 Jan 1884
Sources: Adjt Gen Missouri 27 May 1948: Lake, Anson; Post 158 Desc Book: Lake A. O. - Co L Mo Art, Prvt; Record f Posts: Co L Mo Batt (#30)
Notes: 

1. Adjt Gen War Dept indicates service Pvt L 2 Mo L. Art and Co E & Mo S. M. Cav

2. Post 158: Dropped 20 Dec 1884

3. Probably is one shown in History of Madison County, 1879, p. 559 Lake, Ammon, farmer, P.O. Winterset. Also Iowa Census 1885: Monroe Twp., p. 285: Lake, Ammon age 42, widower, born Ohio. Farmer or shown Walnut Twp., Madison Co., 1885, p.514: Lake, A age 56 married, born Ohio. Farmer. Wife, M age 54, born Va. and son C age 37 born Ohio.

 

Transcribed by Kent G. Transier 25 Dec 2005.