|Birth: ||Sep. 12, 1833|
|Death: ||Feb. 2, 1912|
Abbott was born on Sept. 12, 1833 in Maryland. His occupation listed at the time of his enlistment in Company H was “engineer”. Joseph served three full years in the ranks of the Thirty-eighth Indiana before being mustered out of federal service on Sept. 17, 1864 – just sixteen days after the Battle of Jonesboro, GA.
He had a wife named Annie (1842-1906).
At the time of the 1880 U.S. Census, Joseph lived in New Albany, Floyd Co., IN. Twenty years later, the U.S. Census counted him as a resident of Jeffersonville, Clark Co., IN. He applied for a federal pension on Sept. 11, 1884 (app. #522,051; cert. #451,354 - Indiana). Abbott died at age 78 on Feb. 2, 1912.
Annie Abbott (1842 - 1906)
Walnut Ridge Cemetery
Created by: Traie Shelhart
Record added: Jan 26, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33289959