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Corp Jacob LaSurs
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Birth: 1842
Kaskaskia
Randolph County
Illinois, USA
Death: Sep., 1907

LaSurs, who first enlisted in January 1862 as a surrogate volunteer for Jacob Weston, was discharged a year after fighting while holding the rank of private. He re-enlisted in Co. G., 30th Regiment of Illinois at Vicksburg, Mississippi and was discharged with his company in July 1865 at Louisville, Kentucky, then holding the rank of corporal.

After his death in 1907, his wife Catherine E. received a pension of $12 a month under the Pension Act of June 1890. In October of 1917 that pension was increased to $25 a month. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Catherine Elizabeth Rothe LaSurs (1848 - 1930)*
 
 Children:
  Bessie LaSurs Hogan (1880 - 1919)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Glenwood Cemetery
Collinsville
Madison County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Sec. H, Lot 914, Grave Unk
 
Created by: Sunnyann
Record added: Jul 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54556978
Corp Jacob LaSurs
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Corp Jacob LaSurs
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