|Birth: ||Jun. 16, 1835|
|Death: ||Jun. 10, 1916|
Mount Holly Springs
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.
Barbara Kissinger Andrews (1834 - 1911)*
Mary Elizabeth Andrews Gallahan (1869 - 1953)*
Gettysburg National Cemetery
Plot: Sec. 8, Site 26
Created by: Just another taphophile
Record added: Jul 09, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9075840
R I P
Added: Apr. 8, 2017
Private, Company A, 87th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry|
Added: Jun. 11, 2012
Merry Christmas in Heaven Mr. Andrews. Thinking of you today.|
Added: Dec. 29, 2011
|There are 25 more notes not showing...|
Click here to view all notes...