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SGT Joseph Dwight Bunce

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SGT Joseph Dwight Bunce

Birth
Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death
3 Feb 1904 (aged 63)
Rudyard, Chippewa County, Michigan, USA
Burial
Sheldon, O'Brien County, Iowa, USA GPS-Latitude: 43.1795769, Longitude: -95.8331604
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Bunce, Joseph D. Born March 17, 1840, Crawford County, Pennsylvania: father, Platt Bunce (born February 2,1809), mother, Marietta Petit Bunce (born January 13, 1815). First married to Sarah F. Barrett; alter her death, to Mary E. Gibson; children: Kenny, Cora, Bradiste, by first wife; a daughter, Vera A., was born under marriage to second wife, Enlisted June 11, 1861, at Pickering, N. Y., in Company B, Thirty-fifth New York Volunteer Infantry; appointed Corporal November 1, 1861: Sergeant, September 18, 1862: mustered out June 5, 1863, and re-enlisted June 30, 1863, in Company A, Twentieth New York Cavalry; discharged July 31, 1865, near Manchester, Va. Resided at Sheldon until his death, February 3, 1904. Member A. F. & A. M. His first wife and three children are buried at Sheldon.

OLD SOLDIERS WHO HAVE LIVED IN O'BRIEN COUNTY, IA
Compiled by Geo W. Schee and O.H. Montzheimer
1909, Primghar, IA
Bunce, Joseph D. Born March 17, 1840, Crawford County, Pennsylvania: father, Platt Bunce (born February 2,1809), mother, Marietta Petit Bunce (born January 13, 1815). First married to Sarah F. Barrett; alter her death, to Mary E. Gibson; children: Kenny, Cora, Bradiste, by first wife; a daughter, Vera A., was born under marriage to second wife, Enlisted June 11, 1861, at Pickering, N. Y., in Company B, Thirty-fifth New York Volunteer Infantry; appointed Corporal November 1, 1861: Sergeant, September 18, 1862: mustered out June 5, 1863, and re-enlisted June 30, 1863, in Company A, Twentieth New York Cavalry; discharged July 31, 1865, near Manchester, Va. Resided at Sheldon until his death, February 3, 1904. Member A. F. & A. M. His first wife and three children are buried at Sheldon.

OLD SOLDIERS WHO HAVE LIVED IN O'BRIEN COUNTY, IA
Compiled by Geo W. Schee and O.H. Montzheimer
1909, Primghar, IA

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