George B Rumer

George B Rumer

Delaware, USA
Death 16 Dec 1889 (aged 80–81)
New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Burial Newark, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Memorial ID 38277123 · View Source
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Son of Henry and Mary Rumor.

George served with the 4th Delaware Regiment, Company E & B during the Civil War.

He claimed to be 43 when he enlisted on Aug. 23, 1862, with Capt. Harper in Wilmington.

Rumor, and his wife Eliza, lived and farmed in Stanton, DE. Suffered with chronic rheumatism, diarrhea, pleurisy and dyspepsia through much of his enlistment.

He was also discovered to actually be 57 during a stay at Mower U.S. Army General Hospital in Philadelphia.

He was mustered out with the rest of the regiment on June 3, 1865.

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 12 Jun 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 38277123
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for George B Rumer (1808–16 Dec 1889), Find a Grave Memorial no. 38277123, citing White Clay Creek Church Cemetery, Newark, New Castle County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .