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Michael Cassel Forney
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Birth: Oct. 15, 1824
Dauphin County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 13, 1899
Ida Grove
Ida County
Iowa, USA

Michael Forney, Civil War Veteran, buried in Ida Grove Cemetery, but no gravestone, in block 84. He was 74 years.

HIs father was Henry Kreider Forney, and his mother was Sarah (Sally) Cassel Forney. His wife was Margaret Crownshield of Maryland. His two children were William Crownshield Forney and Sarah Crownshield Forney.

He enlisted 8 March 1865 in 192nd Reg. Pa. Infantry. Mustered out Aug. 24, 1865 from the Civil War.

Michael Forney's middle name was Cassel. His daughter Sarah's middle name was Crownshield, she married David O. Crum, and she had a twin brother named James. William's middle name also was Crownshield, and there was a son Michael born c. 1857.

It says he lived in Harrisburg until he moved to Ida Grove Iowa

Family links: 
  Henry Forney (1798 - 1869)
  Sarah Cassel Forney (1803 - 1875)
  Sarah Cecelia Forney Crum (1852 - 1924)*
  William Christian Forney (1854 - 1926)*
  Michael Cassel Forney (1824 - 1899)
  Catharine E Forney Schaner (1826 - 1877)*
  Henry Jacob Forney (1833 - 1912)*
  John Christian Forney (1838 - 1894)*
  Sarah A. Forney Booser (1844 - 1924)*
*Calculated relationship
Ida Grove Cemetery
Ida Grove
Ida County
Iowa, USA
Plot: 84
Created by: Conley Wolterman
Record added: Jun 04, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19715079
Michael Cassel Forney
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 Added: Feb. 5, 2012

 Added: Feb. 3, 2010
thanks for your Civil War service
- Tom Mauer
 Added: Dec. 26, 2009

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