88 USCI

Meigs County Sources

Born in Meigs County
John Crumbles, Navy, USS Exchange

Enlisted in Meigs County
David Archer, 27 USCI, August 22, 1864
Green Leftridge, 9 USCHA and 88 USCI
Harrison Leftridge, 9 USCHA and 88 USCI
John W. Newlin, 27 USCI, August 22, 1864

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Meigs County – Rutland Township

1890 Census
Stephen Cobb, widow Jane, 9 USCHA and 15 USCI
George Patterson, 9 USCHA and 13 USCI
William Powell, 9 USCHA and 15 USCI
Edward Preston, 9 USCHA and 13 USCI
Samuel Robinson, 9 USCHA and 15 USCI
Woodson Vaughn, 9 USCHA and 88 USCI
Benjamin Wanzer (Wanzo), 9 USCHA and 15 USCI
Henry Wanzer (Wanzo), 9 USCHA and 15 USCI
William Wanzer (Wanzo), 9 USCHA and 15 USCI
Alpheus Warner, 9 USCHA and 88 USCI

Miles Cemetery
Edward Preston, 9 USCHA and 13 USCI
Woodson Vaughn, 9 USCHA and 88 USCI, died April 20, 1898
Alpheus Warner, 9 USCHA and 88 USCI

Union Ridge Cemetery
George Patterson, 9 USCHA and 13 USCI, died June 21, 1893
William Powell, 9 USCHA and 15 USCI, died March 26, 1897
Benjamin Wanzell (Wanzer, Wanso), 9 USCHA and 15 USCI, died August 14, 1893
Henry Wanzell (Wanzer, Wanzo), 9 USCHA and 15 USCI, died June 11, 1914
William Wanzo (Wanzer), 9 USCHA and 15 USCI, died October 17, 1927

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Meigs County – Pomeroy

1890 Census
William Faniel, 9 USCHA and 88 USCI
Daniel Jackson, 5 USCI
George Miller, 9 USCHA and 15 USCI
Rufus Mitchell, 9 USCHA and 88 USCI
Charles N. Scott, 9 USCHA and 88 USCI
James W. Smith, 41 USCI
Charles G. Starks, 5 USCI

Beech Grove Cemetery
George Miller, 9 USCHA, died January 16, 1917

Negro Cemetery
Daniel Jackson, 5 USCI, died December 20, 1890

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Pike County – Beaver Township

1890 Census
Wiley Cousins, 4 USCI
James J. Sowards, 88 USCI and 9 USCHA

Carrs Run Cemetery
Silas P. Newman, 42 USCI, died January 9, 1913

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from Pike County, or you can view the Ohio county pages to find African Americans
who served from or lived in the state.… Read more

Enlisted in Wayne County

Benjamin Byrd, 5 USCI, August 29, 1864
John Byrd, 5 USCI, September 5, 1864
William H. Byrd, 5 USCI, August 31, 1864
George Dorsey, 5 USCI, August 23, 1864
David W. McKinney (McKenna), 88 USCI and 9 USCHA, August 5, 1864

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