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John Plantz
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Birth: Dec. 26, 1825
Darmstadt
Darmstädter Stadtkreis
Hessen, Germany
Death: Jan. 7, 1892
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA

CIVIL WAR VETERAN

He married Catharine Herbst February 17, 1859, and fathered Charles Newton (b. @1861), John Elsworth (b./d. 1863), George Edward (b. 10/??/64), Harry Grant (b. 09/01/68), and Sarah Jane (b. @1871). In 1860, he was a farmer living in Butler Township, Adams County, and stood 5' 9" tall with sandy hair and blue eyes.

A Civil War veteran, he was drafted in Adams County October 16, 1862, mustered into federal service at Gettysburg November 6 as a private with Co. D, 165th Pennsylvania Infantry (aka "Drafted Militia"), and honorably discharged with his company July 28, 1863, in Gettysburg.

In 1890, he lived in Cumberland Township, Adams County. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Catharine Herbst Plantz (1829 - 1901)*
 
 Children:
  Charles N Planz (1861 - 1863)*
  George Edmund Plantz (1864 - 1926)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: pat callahan
Record added: Mar 12, 2007
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John Plantz
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John Plantz
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John Plantz
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