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 Samuel Bowersock

Samuel Bowersock

Birth
Ohio, USA
Death 1 Nov 1905 (aged 68)
Livingston County, Illinois, USA
Burial Reading, Livingston County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 43993802 · View Source
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Enlisted March 1, 1865 and discharged July 15, 1865.
President Lincoln requested a special enlistment for the spring campaign. I wonder if Samuel Bowersock was part of this group?

...from Streator Daily Free Press
Thursday, November 2, 1905
SAMUEL BOWERSOCK DIED IN COALVILLE AT MIDNIGHT
Had Resided in That Village Twenty-Two Years --- Funeral Services Tomorrow.
Samuel Bowersock died at midnight last night at his home in Coalville. He had ben affected with heart trouble for three years. He was born in Ohio February 2, 1835, and was married to Miss Rachell Bell July 6, 1875, in this city by whom the following children were born: Mrs. Louis Turk, Mrs. Joseph Defenbaugh, Russell Bell, Owen Bell and Mrs. Katie Brock Streator; Mrs Olive Carmon of Cardiff, and Water Bowersock of Devide, Colo.
Was An Old Soldier.
The deceased had been a resident of Coalville for twenty-two years. He had been a soldier in the civil war and was a miner by occupation.
The funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock tomorrow afternoon in Coalville. Interment at Moon cemetery. Rev. T. McVety will officiate.


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No Dates - Co. F. 4th OHIO CALVERY


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  • Maintained by: Joanie
  • Originally Created by: William E. "Bill" Robinson
  • Added: 6 Nov 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 43993802
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel Bowersock (Feb 1837–1 Nov 1905), Find A Grave Memorial no. 43993802, citing Moon Point Cemetery, Reading, Livingston County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Joanie (contributor 47173192) .