Josiah William Easton

Josiah William Easton (1819)

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Josiah William Easton
Born in Pennsylvania, USAmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in Pennsylvania, USAmap
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Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Josiah Easton is a Military Veteran.
Served in the 166th PA Infantry, Co. I, 1862 - 1864.
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Josiah W. Easton was a Corporal in Company I of the 166th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, and fought for the Union in the United States Civil War. [1]

"History of York County, Pennsylvania", Volume 1 by George Reeser Prowell page 380 lists Josiah W. Easton, page 379 lists history of the regiment [2]

Corporal Josiah W. Easton entered into service November 11, 1862. He mustered out with his company on July 28, 1863. Company I, 166th Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers [3]

Civil War Index - detailed history of the regiment - Josiah W. Easton listed on page 14 (page 1113 of original document) [4]

"United States Civil War Soldiers Index, 1861-1865," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FSS7-LPX : accessed 31 Oct 2014), Josiah W. Easton, 1861-1865; citing military unit 166th Regiment, Pennsylvania Infantry (Drafted Militia), Union Soldier, NARA microfilm publication M554, roll 32 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d); FHL microfilm 882367. [5]

"United States Census, 1860," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MXRH-YNG : accessed 17 Nov 2014), Josiah W Easton, Fawn Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States; from "1860 U.S. Federal Census - Population," Fold3.com; p. 109, household ID 774, NARA microfilm publication M653; NARA microfilm publication M653. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.; FHL microfilm 805200.

"United States Census, 1850," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M4H2-TDD : accessed 17 Nov 2014), Jonah Easton, Drumore, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States; citing family 441, NARA microfilm publication M432, NARA microfilm publication M432, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C. - Jonah



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On 30 Aug 2017 at 19:52 GMT Keith Hathaway wrote:

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Josiah Easton was born Aug 29th 1820.

father: Enos Easton was born April 15th 1774.

http://rteaston.tripod.com/easton-wills.html

appears to be wrong guy... different wife

On 30 Aug 2017 at 13:33 GMT Keith Hathaway wrote:

On 30 Aug 2017 at 13:17 GMT Keith Hathaway wrote:

"United States Civil War Soldiers Index, 1861-1865," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FSS7-LPX : 4 December 2014), Josiah W. Easton, Corporal, Company I, 166th Regiment, Pennsylvania Infantry (Drafted Militia), Union; citing NARA microfilm publication M554 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 32; FHL microfilm 882,367.

On 30 Aug 2017 at 13:17 GMT Keith Hathaway wrote:

"United States Civil War and Later Pension Index, 1861-1917", database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NHFW-WPP : 24 March 2016), Josiah W. Easton, 1906.

On 30 Aug 2017 at 13:10 GMT Keith Hathaway wrote:

"United States Index to General Correspondence of the Pension Office, 1889-1904," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KDY7-44W : 4 December 2014), Josiah W Easton, ; citing NARA microfilm publication M686 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,527,775.

https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KDY7-44W



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