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William Matney military records and widow's pension information, 1862-1902.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Pam.] ISLG 929.2 M4336 NO. 1 (Text) 00000106035934 Genealogy Pamphlet Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 large oversized envelope

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Summary, etc.: Collected material relating to Corporal William Matney, a soldier who served in Company K of the 69th Indiana Infantry Regiment during the United States Civil War. Materials consists of letters, memorandum forms, muster rolls, letters, casualty sheets, death notices, applications, affidavits, case records, claims, and miltary card numbers.
Biographical or Historical Data: William Matney enlisted as a private in Company K of the 69th Indiana Infantry Regiment in 1862 during the United States Civil War. He was later promoted to the rank of corporal. Corporal Matney was killed on May 4, 1863 during the Battle of Thompson Hill. His wife, Sarah A. Matney applied for and received a widow's pension to support herself and their two children after providing evidence of the couple's marriage to the United States Pension Agency.
Language Note: Collection material in English.
Subject: Matney, William, -1863.
Matney family.
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 69th (1861-1865). Company K.
Soldiers > Indiana > Fayette County > 19th century > Genealogy.
Soldiers > Indiana > Fayette County > Registers.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Registers.
Indiana > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Registers.
Indiana. Militia > Registers.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Genealogy.
Indiana > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Genealogy.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Regimental histories.
Indiana > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Regimental histories.
United States. Pension Bureau
Survivors' benefits > Indiana > 19th century > History.
Fayette County (Ind.) > Genealogy.

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