Searching Birth data for my GGF Abel Wheeler, b. 1841 Ky, Civil War Vol. Indiana Infantry Regiments 31 & 149.

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Abel Wheeler's Civil War Separation and Regiment History Files attached.  His later life files are listed.

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Dennis Murphy
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Abel A Wheeler

 in the 1850 United States Federal Census

Name: Abel A Wheeler
Gender: Male
Age: 9
Birth Year: abt 1841
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Home in 1850: Van Buren, Kosciusko, Indiana, USA
Attended School: Y
Line Number: 1
Dwelling Number: 70
Family Number: 73
Household Members:
Name Age
L S Wheeley 38
Margaret Wheeley 43
John R Wheeley 16
Elizabeth Wheeley 14
S Wheeley 13
J S Wheeley 12
Abel A Wheeler 9
Charles Monteith 23

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Get on line. For information at the military records center in St. Louis Mo. get the form , may do it by phone?  If you know the unit. They will send you a copy of his service records. Also contact the state war memorial in Indianapolis or state archives will help. His records will have the information.  My wife great grandfather was 68th. Indiana vol infantry. We got all the records, he enlisted thru Brookville he was from Trimble co Kentucky.   We also got my wife’s fathers records from WWll. If it before. 1947 that can release them.
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