|Birth: ||Mar. 2, 1843|
|Death: ||Dec. 25, 1913|
Albert was the son of Electa (Morton) and Perus Barney.
He was in Co D 96th Ill Inf Grand Army of the Republic during the Civil War.
Albert Barney, age 19, born at DuPage Co., IL, Farmer: Enlisted from Waukegan; Was on detached service with the 9th Ohio Battery 7 months; and with the 18th Ohio 5 months participating with them in the Battles of Chicamauga, Lookout Moutain, Mission Ridge, rejoined Regiment in March 1864, and participated in all of the earlier engagements of the Atlanta Campaign; near Kennesaw Mountain on the night of June 18, 1864, he with Sergeant Devlin of the same Company were captured by enemy when relieving the picket line, and was a prisoner of war more than five months at Andersonville (GA)and Florence (SC); was paroled 30 Nov 1864, but was so disabled as to be unfitted for further service, and never rejoined the Regiment; mustered out at Springfield, IL May 24, 1865; is residing at Bandow, Cook Co., IL and is in poor health. From "History of 96th Regiment ILLINOIS Volunteer Infantry"
He married twice:
28 Oct 1882 Fannie Harlow Kalloch
26 Apr 1894 Jane Brisbin
He is buried at Oakwood Cemetery, Waukegan, Lake Co., IL close to his parents Perus and Electa Barney.
Gone but not forgotten.
Perus Barney (1799 - 1876)
Electa Morton Barney (1804 - 1885)
Vincent Leroy Dishmont Barney (1823 - 1908)*
Sarah Serepta Barney Scott (1824 - 1899)*
Amanda Melvina Barney James (1826 - 1903)*
Sophia C Barney Harshbarger (1836 - 1911)*
Eliakim Colonel Barney (1838 - 1911)*
Thaddeus Warsaw Barney (1841 - 1928)*
Albert Barney (1843 - 1913)
CO D 96th IL Infantry
Andersonville Prison, GA
Death Before Dishonor
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