|Death: ||Jun. 9, 1893|
Abner was son of John Jacob and Mary Speelman. He married Annie Totten 26 Jul 1855 in Wellersburg, Somerset Co. PA. Jacob served in Company B, 3rd Maryland Infantry during the civil war. He was on the way back from getting supplies when he fell and broke his arm so badly that they gave him a disability discharge. His pension was application 30431 pension number 518918. Annie's widow's application was application 518658 pension 409864. Abner's pension file shows that he joined the Army September 1, 1861. Abner's description in his military records said he was 5 ft 10 inches tall with black hair, brown eyes and red skin.
Anna Totten Speelman (1826 - 1895)*
Rose Hill Cemetery
Created by: Ted Stout
Record added: Jan 25, 2011
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