John J. Fortney b-c1833 IL served in the Civil War 63E IL Inf. He died 4 or 5 March 1864 of small pox, Rock Island Barrocks, Rock Island, IL. He married Feriby M. Large 8/7/1855 at her father's, John Larger, home in Wabash Co, IL.
John J. Fortney has a marker in Rock Island National cemetery.
The soldier buried in the Fortney Methodist Cemetery might not be John J. Fortney, but John E. Fortney s/o John Fortney & Cynthia Levit.
John E. Fortney b-c1831 IL d-6/21/1862 of measles at Camp Springs, Corinth, MS. He served in the Civil War 60B IL Inf. He married Mary Ann Graham 8/30/1855 in Edwards Co, IL.
John J. Fortney's widow and minor children received a pension.
John E. Fortney's minor children received a pension (his wife Mary d-10/29/1861 Edwards Co, IL.
Plot: Row 11
Created by: Bryan Winter
Record added: Mar 09, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25158739