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Samuel Bowersock
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Birth: Feb., 1837
Ohio, USA
Death: 1906
Livingston County
Illinois, USA

Enlisted March 1, 1865 and discharged July 15, 1865.
President Lincoln requested a special enlistment for the spring campaign. I wonder if Samuel Bowersock was part of this group?

...from Streator Daily Free Press
Thursday, November 2, 1905
SAMUEL BOWERSOCK DIED IN COALVILLE AT MIDNIGHT
Had Resided in That Village Twenty-Two Years --- Funeral Services Tomorrow.
Samuel Bowersock died at midnight last night at his home in Coalville. He had ben affected with heart trouble for three years. He was born in Ohio February 2, 1835, and was married to Miss Rachell Bell July 6, 1875, in this city by whom the following children were born: Mrs. Louis Turk, Mrs. Joseph Defenbaugh, Russell Bell, Owen Bell and Mrs. Katie Brock Streator; Mrs Olive Carmon of Cardiff, and Water Bowersock of Devide, Colo.
Was An Old Soldier.
The deceased had been a resident of Coalville for twenty-two years. He had been a soldier in the civil war and was a miner by occupation.
The funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock tomorrow afternoon in Coalville. Interment at Moon cemetery. Rev. T. McVety will officiate. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Rachel Ann Chritton Bowersock (1833 - 1919)*
 
 Children:
  Walter Lorn Bowersock (1873 - 1961)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
No Dates - Co. F. 4th OHIO CALVERY
 
Burial:
Moon Point Cemetery
Reading
Livingston County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Joanie
Originally Created by: William E. "Bill" Robins...
Record added: Nov 06, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43993802
Samuel Bowersock
Added by: Timothy M. Coplin
 
 
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- D. Curtis
 Added: Sep. 19, 2014
Thank you for your service Samuel. Rest peacefully.
- Susan Roach
 Added: Jul. 13, 2014
Not forgotten
- 4th OVC Descendants Assn
 Added: Oct. 14, 2010
 
 
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