|Birth: ||May 18, 1834, Germany|
|Death: ||Apr. 26, 1919|
Theodore was born in Prussian Germany and immigrated to the United States in 1856. He was married 5 times; four of his wives were Hannah Salemink, Sarah O'Leary, Mary A. Shadman and Regina Wildolf. He is known to have fathered 5 children: Louis, John, Deleno, Kate and Theodore III.
He enlisted twice during the Civil War in Union Forces. The first was from 6 Jan 1862 to 17 Feb 1864 as a Private in Company C, 9th MO Cavalry. His second enlistment was from 26 Sep 1864 to 7 July 1865 as a Private in Company B, 43rd Illinois Infantry. He was listed as suffering from "paralysis."
In his admission papers to the Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers in Leavenworth, KS, he is described as 5'6", light complexion, blue eyes, light hair, able to read and write, Catholic, farmer, lived in White Church, MO, after discharge, married. His pension amount was $12.
Louis Samuel Boss (1870 - 1945)*
John Herman Boss (1872 - 1953)*
Saint Joseph Cemetery
Created by: K Townsend
Record added: Jul 04, 2011
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