Dec. 18, 1845 Liberty Township Wabash County Indiana, USA
Jun. 2, 1918 La Fontaine Wabash County Indiana, USA
Civil War Vet
Enlisted as a Private on 29 January 1864 in Company L, 11th Cavalry Regiment Indiana on 29 Jan 1864 at America, Indiana. Promoted to Full First Sergeant. Mustered Out Company L, 11th Cavalry Regiment Indiana on 19 Sep 1865 at Fort Leavenworth, KS.
February 12, 1884 - Elected first Post Commander of William H. Garrison Post #19 G.A.R. at LaFontaine, Indiana.