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Corp George W Eckman
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Birth: 1841
Ohio, USA
Death: Mar. 4, 1862
Benton
Scott County
Missouri, USA

Son of Noah & Nancy Eckman; siblings - Mary, Hannah, Margaret, Mahala, Frances, Melissa and Perry.

1860: Residing w parents, Chester Twsp, Wabash Co, Indiana. Single. Occupation: Laborer.

Civil War Service:
Residence North Manchester, Wabash County, Indiana. Enlisted on 15 November 1861 as a Private in "B" Company Indiana 47th Infantry. He died of disease on 4 March 1862 at Benton, Missouri.

Plain Dealer, Wabash (IN) - March 28, 1862.
Extracted from a letter by R.R. Osburn: "Company B (Captain Goodwin's) has lost only two men by death as yet - Corporal G.W. Eckman, who died at Benton, about two weeks ago, and Private Thomas Powell, who died several weeks ago at Louisville."
 
 
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 Parents:
  Noah Eckman (1817 - 1894)
  Nancy Wood Eckman (1817 - 1891)
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Elizabeth Eckman Frederick (1840 - 1931)*
  George W Eckman (1841 - 1862)
  Hannah Eckman Giek (1844 - 1889)*
  Margaret Louisa Eckman Lesh (1848 - 1888)*
  Mahala Eckman Lesh (1850 - 1880)*
  Francis Marion Eckman (1852 - 1943)*
  Melissa E. Eckman Halderman Berry (1856 - 1906)*
  Perry Wilson Eckman (1858 - 1921)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Halderman Cemetery
North Manchester
Wabash County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: OPPSheryl
Originally Created by: v f
Record added: Dec 28, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32468068
Corp George W Eckman
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Corp George W Eckman
Added by: dan dzurick
 
Corp George W Eckman
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- Wabash County Military
 Added: Apr. 20, 2011

- Friends of Falls Cemetery
 Added: Mar. 24, 2011
With gratitude,
- OPPSheryl
 Added: Mar. 24, 2011
 
 
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