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Aaron Dreher
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Birth: Sep. 30, 1843
Mount Carmel
Northumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 12, 1922
Mount Carmel
Northumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA

Civil War veteran.

Enlisted in the 129th PA Volunteers, Company G, for nine months, Aug 1862 to May 1863. During his service he was wounded Dec 13, 1862, at the Battle of Fredericksburg, VA.

Re-enisted Feb 1865 in the 46th PA Infantry, Company K, and served in the Carolinas and Washington D.C. until his discharge at Alexandria, VA, July 16, 1865.

Stood 5'11" and had blue eyes, sandy hair, and a fair complexion.

Married 28-year-old Mary Catherine Wynn in 1872. He had a step-daughter by her but no children of his own.

A coal miner, in October 1902 he survived a mine explosion that badly burned him about the head and face.

Aaron was a charter member of Burnside Post 92, Grand Army of the Republic, Mount Carmel.

Died at 9:15 in the morning.

[Headstone photos by Robert David Miller] 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Dreher (1801 - 1873)
  Sarah Krieger Dreher (1807 - 1868)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Wynn Dreher (1844 - 1921)
 
 Siblings:
  Mary A. Dreher Fahrion (1826 - 1881)*
  Jacob Dreher (1830 - 1865)*
  Edward Dreher (1836 - 1883)*
  Sarah Jane Dreher Raub (1841 - 1911)*
  Aaron Dreher (1843 - 1922)
  Anna Elizabeth Dreher Stillwagner (1844 - 1918)*
  Eli William Dreher (1846 - 1921)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Carmel Cemetery
Mount Carmel
Northumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section 28 Plot DD
 
Created by: Tumbleweed
Record added: Oct 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79504411
Aaron Dreher
Added by: Tumbleweed
 
Aaron Dreher
Added by: Tumbleweed
 
Aaron Dreher
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Added by: Amanda Bowser Ellinger
 
 
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- Carrie
 Added: Aug. 7, 2014
Since We Never Met, I Came To Visit You Today Aaron.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: Feb. 6, 2014
Thank You for your service Aaron, this is coming from the 5 Miller brothers who also proudly served Our Country.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: Aug. 5, 2012
 
 
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