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Pvt John Fleming Gunn
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Birth: 1842
West Finley
Washington County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 31, 1893
West Finley
Washington County
Pennsylvania, USA

1850 West Findley Twp. Washington Co. PA Census: Listed with his father William Gunn as 8 years old. Census shows family after death of William's father John Gunn in 1848. William has his three children, wife and all his brothers and sisters that were not married. Mary Jane Gunn had married Simeon Smith Carroll in 1846 and was living near but in her own home.

GUNN, John F.; Wheeling, WV; 23; mustered in Feb 22, 1864, Wheeling, WV;Assigned to Co. B 1st West Virginia Cavalry. Mustered Out July 8, 1865. Recruit.


Awarded an honorably discharged medal from the State of WV in 1867. It was never claimed and remained in the State Archives vault for 140 years. With proper genealogy identification it was awarded to Dr. William L. Baran gt-gt grandson of Mary Jane Gunn. John was her nephew. It was received 6 June 2007 from the State of WV in the original box. The edge is engraved John F Gunn Co B 1st Reg. WV Cav. 
 
Note: Buried near his grandfather John Gunn 1788-1846
 
Burial:
Chapel Cemetery
West Finley
Washington County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Dr B
Record added: Jun 01, 2009
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