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Pvt John J. Fortney

Pvt John J. Fortney

Birth
Death unknown
Burial Edwards County, Illinois, USA
Plot Row 11
Memorial ID 25158739 · View Source
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John J. Fortney b-c1833 IL served in the Civil War 63E IL Inf. He died 4 or 5 March 1864 of small pox, Rock Island Barrocks, Rock Island, IL. He married Feriby M. Large 8/7/1855 at her father's, John Larger, home in Wabash Co, IL.

John J. Fortney has a marker in Rock Island National cemetery.

The soldier buried in the Fortney Methodist Cemetery might not be John J. Fortney, but John E. Fortney s/o John Fortney & Cynthia Levit.

John E. Fortney b-c1831 IL d-6/21/1862 of measles at Camp Springs, Corinth, MS. He served in the Civil War 60B IL Inf. He married Mary Ann Graham 8/30/1855 in Edwards Co, IL.

John J. Fortney's widow and minor children received a pension.
John E. Fortney's minor children received a pension (his wife Mary d-10/29/1861 Edwards Co, IL.


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  • Created by: Bryan Winter
  • Added: 9 Mar 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 25158739
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt John J. Fortney (unknown–unknown), Find A Grave Memorial no. 25158739, citing Fortney Cemetery, Edwards County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Bryan Winter (contributor 46975843) .