John W. BlakeburnAbt 1838 - Abt 1888 (~ 50 years)
1. John W. Blakeburn was born about 1838 in Indiana; died about 1888; was buried in Grantsburg Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana.
- Military Service: 2 Nov 1861, Indiana; Enlisted in Company H, Indiana 49th Infantry Regiment on 21 Nov 1861
NAME: Elizabeth Riley SPOUSE NAME: John Blackburn MARRIAGE DATE: 29 May 1859 MARRIAGE COUNTY: Crawford
NAME: John W Blackburn RESIDENCE: Indiana ENLISTMENT DATE: 2 Nov 1861 RANK AT ENLISTMENT: Private STATE SERVED: Indiana SURVIVED THE WAR?: Yes SERVICE RECORD: Enlisted in Company H, Indiana 49th Infantry Regiment on 21 Nov 1861.Mustered out on 19 Jun 1863. SOURCES: Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Indiana
BLACKBURN/BLACKMAN/BLAKEBURN, John W. : Pvt. Co. H, 49 Regt. Ind. Inf. Vol., Res. Crawford Co., age 22, b. Crawford Co.; farmer. Eyes blue, hair light 5'9", complexion dark. Enr. 4 Nov 1861 Jeffersonville; mus. 21 Nov 1861 Jeffersonville. Left 19 Jan 1863 at Napoleon, Arkansas. Bur. Grantsburg Cem. Elizabeth Blackburn app. for wid. pens. 25 Aug 1888 (Kentucky).
NAME: John W Blackburn STATE FILED: Kentucky WIDOW: Elizabeth Blackburn ROLL NUMBER: T288_37 Save Cancel Source Information National Archives and Records Administration. U.S., Civil War Pension Index: General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000. Original data: General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. T288, 546 rolls.
John married Elizabeth Riley on 29 May 1859 in Crawford, Indiana. Elizabeth (daughter of Henry Riley) was born in Feb 1837 in Kentucky; died on 19 Jan 1913 in Meade, Kentucky; was buried in Riley Cemetery, Kentucky. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]Children: