Apr. 7, 1891 Middletown Dauphin County Pennsylvania, USA
Private. Mustered into service, March 1, 1865 Mustered out with Company, June 25, 1865
The son of Leonard & Maria Magdalena (Uhrich) Countryman, he married Frances Givens or Gibbons March 3, 1846, in Harrisburg, fathering Susanna (b. 11/09/46 - married Francis M. Alexander), Elizabeth (b. @1850), Solomon (b. 01/??/61), and Frances "Fanny" (b. @1864). In 1860, he was a farmer living in Londonderry Township, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, and stood 5' 7" tall with dark hair and blue eyes.
A Civil War veteran, he enlisted in Middletown, Dauphin County, February 28, 1865, mustered into federal service at Harrisburg March 1 as a private with the second organization of Co. D, 101st Pennsylvania Infantry, and honorably discharged with his company June 25, 1865.
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