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Newton H Brunson
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Birth: 1847
Ohio, USA
Death: Jul. 7, 1932
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA

Bloomfield Democrat 1895 - Civil War Reunion - states he served in 33rd Iowa Infantry.

WPA Records:
Wife, Mary A - 1849 to 1901

Info from K Bonnett -
Civil War Veteran
Co H 33rd Iowa Infantry
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From military records:
Brunson, Newton H.
Age 18.
Residence Keokuk County,Ia
nativity Ohio.
Enlisted & mustered Feb. 9, 1864.
Mustered out June 10, 1865, Fort Gaines, Ala.
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Brunson, William D. Age 40.(possibly his father)same residence,nativity, enlisted same day into same company.
Transferred to Company H, Thirty-fourth and Thirty-eighth
Consolidated, July 12, 1865. Mustered out Aug 24 1865 St Louis,MO
Buried in Highland Cemetery, Richland Twp, Keokuk County

Info from unknown source -
Hi, I am the daughter-in-law of the son of Bessie Ellen Brunson (only child of Newton). She had 2 boys and Clifford Brunson Hunt (born 1924 in Des Moines, IA and now lives in FL) tells the story of when Newton joined the army he was only 17 years old, but he put a paper in his boot with the number 18 on it and "swore he was over 18" to be able to join. Newton was in "Sherman's March to the Sea". He lived in Pulaski which is in Davis County, and his fathter, William, lived in Thornburg when they joined.
Clifford said that "Grandpa had a white beard, mustache, and glasses." His third wife, Elvina, her last name was McClanahan.






 
 
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 Parents:
  William D. Brunson
  Margaret A Brunson (1827 - 1905)
 
 Sibling:
  Milton S. Brunson (____ - 1896)*
  Newton H Brunson (1847 - 1932)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Wesley Chapel Cemetery (North)
Ash Grove
Davis County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: karen christy meeker
Record added: May 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91030471
Newton H Brunson
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Newton H Brunson
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- karen christy meeker
 Added: May. 30, 2012
 
 
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