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Pvt Samuel Rupp Andrews
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Birth: Jun. 16, 1835
York County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jun. 10, 1916
Mount Holly Springs
Cumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA

Samuel Rupp Andrews, born June 16, 1835 [calculated from a stated age at death of 80-11-24] the son of Jacob & Louisa C. (Rupp) Andrews and husband of Barbara (Kissinger) Andrews.

In 1860, he was a shoemaker living in York Borough, York County. He died in his home in Mt. Holly Springs, Cumberland County.

He enlisted in York August 26, 1861, and mustered into federal service there September 11 as a private with Co. A, 87th Pennsylvania Infantry. He was captured at Petersburg, Virginia, June 23, 1864, and incarcerated at Lynchburg, Andersonville, and Millen prisons. Paroled at Jacksonville, Florida, April 28, 1865, and honorably discharged June 11, 1865.


* * Thank you to Dennis Brandt for this information. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Barbara Kissinger Andrews (1834 - 1911)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Elizabeth Andrews Gallahan (1869 - 1953)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Gettysburg National Cemetery
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Sec. 8, Site 26
 
Created by: Just another taphophile
Record added: Jul 09, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9075840
Pvt Samuel Rupp Andrews
Added by: Karl Stelly
 
Pvt Samuel Rupp Andrews
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Pvt Samuel Rupp Andrews
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- R I P
 Added: Apr. 8, 2017
Private, Company A, 87th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry
- Karl Stelly
 Added: Jun. 11, 2012
Merry Christmas in Heaven Mr. Andrews. Thinking of you today.
- Lisa
 Added: Dec. 29, 2011
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