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Pvt Millis Bostic
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Birth: Feb. 3, 1861
Death: Oct. 19, 1943

Burial Records state: BOSTIC, MILLIS / Date of Death - 10/19/1943 / Last Residence - Bloomington / Place of Birth - (Blank) / Age - 82 / Gender - M / Cemetery - Rose Hill / Section and Lot - C, 65


Obits can be obtained through http://www.monroe.lib.in.us/cgi-bin/obitsearch, with the following information - Name: Bostic, Millis / Age: 83 / Newspaper: Not Provided / Newspaper Dates: 1943-10-19, 20 & 21

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Other Sources:

1.) U.S. Army, Register of Enlistments, 1798-1914, Name: Bostic, Millis / Enlisted: 1883 / When: Jany 3 / Where: Indianapolis, Ind / By Whom: Startland (?) / Period: 5 yrs / Town or County: Oleans / State: Indiana / Age: 21& 11 m / Occupation: Laborer / Description Eyes: Blue / Hair: Brown / Complexion: Dark / Height: 5'51/4 / Regiment: 3 Inf / Co: H / No of Enlistment: (Blank) / Remarks Dischgd Jany 2, 1888 Exp of Serv. at Fort Shaw M T a Pvt Chas(?) Excellent
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U.S. Army, Register of Enlistments, 1798-1914, Name: Bostic, Millis / Enlisted: 1888 / When: Feb 1 / Where: Colbks, O / By Whom: Cpt Hoburk(?) / Period: 5 yrs / Town or County: Oleans / State: Indiana / Age: 26 & 5 m / Occupation: Soldier / Description Eyes: Blue / Hair: Brown / Complexion: Dark / Height: 5'51/2 / Regiment: 3 Art / Co: A / No of Enlistment 2 / Remarks Dischgd Dec 9, 1888 at Washington B(?) Co DC SO 284. al(?)o 88 a S(?) Very Good

2.) Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941 / Name: Millis Bostic / Spouse Name: Nellie Bowles / Marriage Date: 7 May 1888 / Book: 7 / OS Page: 534

3.) Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941
Name: Millis Bostic / Marriage County: Monroe / Birth Date: 3 Feb 1863 / Gender: Male / Father Name: Geo / Mother Name: Nancy / Source Title 1: Monroe County, Indiana Source Title 2: Index to Supplemental Record Marriage Transcript 1 / Source Title 3: W. P. A. Compiled by Indiana Works Progress Admini / Book: 11 / OS Page: 228
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Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941 / Name: Millis Bostic / Spouse Name: Belle Briscoe / Marriage Date: 2 Apr 1906 / Birth Date: 3 Feb 1863 / Age: 43 / Book: 11 / OS Page: 228

3.) Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941 / Name: Millis Bostic / Marriage County: Monroe / Birth Date: 1864 / Gender: Male / Father Name: Geo / Mother Name: Nancy / Source Title 1: Monroe County, Indiana / Source Title 2: Index to Supplemental Record Marriage Transcript 1 / Source Title 3: W. P. A. Compiled by Indiana Works Progress Admini / Book: 12 / OS Page: 263
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Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941 / Name: Millis Bostic / Spouse Name: Mabel B Fowler / Marriage Date: 26 Nov 1908 / Birth Date: 1864 / Book: 12 / OS Page: 263

5.) 1920 United States Federal Census, Bloomington Ward 3, Monroe, Indiana / Millis Bostic 58 / Mabel Bostic 29 / Catherine M Bostic 10 / Marie L Bostic 9 / Harold L Bostic 3 9/12 / Frances F Bostic 2 0/12 / Fred Fowler 18 / Blanche Fowler 15

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Misc Newspaper Clippings:

a.) Bloomington (Monroe County, Indiana) Telephone, Mar 22, 1892, p. 1.

Millis Bostic of this city has been granted a pension. He was in the regular army as a private for six years when he was relieved on account of disability.

b.) Bloomington (Monroe County, Indiana) Weekly Telephone, December 16, 1898, p. 4

The following pensions have been allowed through the Worrall agency: Millis Bostic, increase to $12 and $100 arrears. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Nettie Boles Bostic (1867 - 1903)
  Mabel Belle Fowler Bostic (1890 - 1922)
 
 Children:
  Harold L Bostic (1916 - 1991)*
  Philputt A. Bostic (1920 - 1998)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rose Hill Cemetery
Bloomington
Monroe County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Sec C, Lot 63
GPS (lat/lon): 39.16527, -86.54706
 
Created by: genealogyfever
Record added: Aug 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57029253
Pvt Millis Bostic
Added by: Uncle Bob
 
Pvt Millis Bostic
Added by: Uncle Bob
 
 
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