|Death: ||Oct. 30, 1865|
14 Mass Inf.
Son of Abraham & Betsey McKenney.
Brother of Sgt William Hambleton McKinney.
On 10 April 1862, in Londonderry, New Hampshire, he married Angeline M. Boyce.
Note: His brother, Sgt William McKinney's stone is next to him.
12 Oct 2008: The broken stone behind the military stones is the original stone for the brothers, Andrew & William.
Biographical data and notes:
- Pre-enlistment occupation: Shoemaker
- Andrew J. McKenney died at Londonderry, NH
- Residing in Derry, NH at time of enlistment
- 21 years of age at time of enlistment
- Enlisted on Jul 5 1861 as Private
- Enlisted into B Company, 1st Heavy Artillery (Massachusetts) on Jul 5 1861
- Mustered out from 1st Heavy Artillery (Massachusetts) on Jul 8 1864 (MO while absent wounded)
- Wounded on May 19 1864 at Spotsylvania Court House, VA
Sources for the above information:
- Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors and Marines in the Civil War, (Adjutant General, 1931-37)
- First Regiment of Heavy Artillery, Massachusetts Volunteers, (Regimental Assn, 1917)
Note that the spelling on his stone of his surname is incorrect.
Forest Hill Cemetery
New Hampshire, USA
Plot: Historic Section - East
Created by: D. J. Goldman
Record added: May 26, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27108660
How wonderful to be found again, remembered today and forevermore...|
Added: Oct. 12, 2009
On this Memorial Day, I think you wanted to be found. I have "worked" that section where you are many times and never saw your stone. Today only a small corner was showing & I was determined to know who you were. Imagine my surprise when I uncovered no...(Read more)|
Added: May. 26, 2008