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Pvt Jacob Hoffner Bolser
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Birth: Sep. 6, 1846
Cincinnati
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA
Death: Sep. 18, 1898
Cincinnati
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA

Union Civil War Sailor and Soldier. The son of Samuel Bolser (1805-1854) and Hannah Coughlin. He was born on September 6, 1846 in Cincinnati, Ohio. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy on March 21, 1863 in Cincinnati, Ohio, mustering in on the USS Clara Dolsen. He served for two years with the rank of 1st Class Boy, and mustered out while serviing on the river gunboat USS Exchange. He was honorably discharged on March 20, 1865 at the mouth of the White River, Mississippi. Several weeks later he enlisted with the 5th Regiment of the Ohio Cavalry, serving from April 4, 1865 until he mustered out on May 15, 1865 in Harts Island, New York harbor. He held the rank of Private. Invalid pension file #22.936. Widow pension file 18.328.

He married Cordelia Griffin Johnson on August 1, 1871 in Cincinnati, Ohio. They had seven children: Joseph Robert Bolser, Charles Samuel Bolser, Jacob Hoffner "Jake" Bolser, Mary Elizabeth Bolser (1877-?), Margaret Bell Bolser, John Quincy Adams Bolser, and William Bolser. He worked as bill poster. He died on September 18, 1898 of a cerebral hemorrhage at his home at 316 Wade Street in Cincinnati, Ohio.

brother of Sarah Margaret Bolser Hargrave (1836-1904) and Samuel Augustus Bolser (1839-1862)

same individual as Pvt Hoffner Bolser 
 
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 Spouse:
  Cordelia Johnson Bolser (1852 - 1910)
 
 Children:
  Jacob Bolser (1870 - 1956)*
  Joseph Robert Bolser (1871 - 1947)*
  Charles S Bolser (1875 - 1933)*
  Mamie Bolser Neely (1876 - 1931)*
  Margaret Bell Bolser Mildner (1882 - 1953)*
  John Quincy Adams Bolser (1882 - 1968)*
  William Bolser (1886 - 1968)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
51y
 
Note: Civil War Vet.
 
Burial:
Wesleyan Cemetery
Cincinnati
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section Q, Lot 17, Grave 1
 
Maintained by: Bolser Tree
Originally Created by: Debbie J
Record added: Feb 20, 2011
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Pvt Jacob Hoffner Bolser
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Pvt Jacob Hoffner Bolser
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Pvt Jacob Hoffner Bolser
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