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Albert W Arenz
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Birth: 1847
Arenzville
Cass County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 30, 1928
Jacksonville
Morgan County
Illinois, USA

Civil War veteran. Co D 26th ILL VOL INF

Note: Tombstone is inscribed with 25 ILL VOL INF although all data found states it was the 26th regiment.

Jacksonville, March 30 - Albert W. Arenz, 81, resident of Jacksonville for fifty years, died at 3:35 o'clock this afternoon at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Frank Ledford. Mr. Arenz was born at Arenzville and was a Civil war veteran. He was employed by the state in Springfield for fifteen years.

Decedent is survived by four daughters, Mrs. Ledford, Jacksonville, Mrs. William Kaden, Peoria, Mrs. H. M. Coleman, Palmyra, Mrs. Eleanor Hussey, Springfield; one son, John Arenz, Camden, N. J.; one sister, Mrs. Thomas Finney, Jacksonville. Il State Journal, Springfield, IL, 3-31-1928

Illinois Civil War Detail Report
ARENZ, ALBERT W
Rank PVT
Company D
Unit 26 IL US INF
Residence BERLIN, SANGAMON CO, IL
Age 17
Height 5' 7
Hair LIGHT Eyes GRAY
Complexion LIGHT
Occupation FARMER
Nativity CASS CO, IL
Joined When FEB 10, 1864 NEW BERLIN, IL
Period 3 YRS
Muster In FEB 27, 1864 SPRINGFIELD, IL
Muster Out JUL 20, 1865 LOUISVILLE, KY
Remarks MUSICIAN 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary E. Rutledge Arenz (1850 - 1926)*
 
 Children:
  Eleanor Arenz Hussey (1873 - 1966)*
  Mayme Arenz Maxon (1883 - 1913)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Springfield
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Block 19, 138
 
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Originally Created by: Charles W Brown
Record added: Aug 30, 2010
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Albert W Arenz
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Albert W Arenz
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