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Sgt Thomas J. Gwinner
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Birth: Oct. 22, 1836
Bucks County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 17, 1919
Kansas City
Wyandotte County
Kansas, USA

Son of Mary Catherine Peusch and Thomas Gwinner. Married to Anna Belle Kinnson/Joannah Isabella Kinnison.

Thomas J. Gwinner in the U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865

Name: Thomas J. Gwinner
Side: Union
Regiment State/Origin: Pennsylvania
Regiment: 2nd Regiment, Pennsylvania Cavalry (59th Volunteers)
Company: A
Rank In: Corporal
Rank Out: Sergeant
Film Number: M554 roll 47
Other Records: Learn More about this Regiment


GAR record: Comrade T.J. Gwinner, born in the County of Puck State of Pennsylvania. Entered into service on 01 Oct 1862 as a Sarg't in Co A. 2 PA CAV. Discharged in 1862 due to disability. Joined GAR on 28 Aug 1908.

Thomas J Gwinner in the U.S. National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938

Name: Thomas J Gwinner
Birth Year: abt 1838
Keyed Birth Location: Pennsylvania
Birth State: Pennsylvania
Admitted Year: 1899
Age at Admission: 61
State: Kansas
County: Leavenworth
City: Leavenworth
Branch: Western Branch

The Emporia Gazette, 18 Aug 1919, Mon


Thomas J. Gwinner died last night at 10:45 o'clock at the home of his son, Art Gwinner, 831 Exchange Street. Mr. Gwinner was born in Puck County, in Pennsylvania, in 1836. For the past twelve years he had made his home with his son, Art Gwinner, and family. He was married to Miss Belle Kynaston, in Pennsylvania, who died thirty years ago. Mr. Gwinner was a sergeant in the Civil War, serving with Company A, Second Regiment, Pannsylvania Cavalry. He was in the Battle of Bull Run.Mr. Gwinner was discharged from the army November 3, 1862, for physical disability.

Mr. Gwinner is survived by three sons and two daughters, Mrs. Eva Gordon, of El Dorado; Mrs. Jack Read and Glenn Gwinner, of Philadelphia, Pa.; Harvey Gwinner, of Clarion, Iowa, and Art Gwinner, of Emporia. Mr. Gwinner belonged (sic) to the Christian Church. Funeral arrangements have not been made, pending the arrival of Mrs. Art Gwinner and children, who are in Colorado.

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  Arthur Barton Gwinner (1871 - 1938)*
*Calculated relationship
Maplewood Memorial Lawn Cemetery
Lyon County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Section 9 - Lot 88 & 89 - Row 8 - Space 6
Created by: Becky Doan
Record added: Jan 25, 2012
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Sgt Thomas J. Gwinner
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