John C Cotner1834 - 1863 (29 years)
1. John C Cotner was born in 1834 in Illinois (son of Frederick Cotner and Elizabeth Romain); died on 27 Apr 1863.
Name: Pvt John C. Cotner
Birth Date: 1834
Birth Place: Illinois, United States of America
Death Date: 27 Apr 1863
Death Place: Murfreesboro, Rutherford County, Tennessee, United States of America
Cemetery: Stones River National Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Murfreesboro, Rutherford County, Tennessee, United States of America
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Son of Frederick Cotner (b. 1792 in Garrard Co., KY) and Elizabeth "Betsy" Romain (b. 1800 in KY); siblings: Harriett (b. 1830) and Jacob B. (b. 1823); married Miss Nancy Jane Earls on May 1, 1853 in Harrison Co., IN; children: Jacob Isaac and Mary; enlisted in Co. B, 38TH IND INF on Sept. 18, 1861; died of chronic diarrhea at Gen'l. Hosp. No. 1 in Murfreesboro, Rutherford Co., TN on Apr. 27, 1863.
John's widow Nancy applied for a pension on Sept. 26, 1864 (app. #66,385; cert. #33,803); an I.A. Marsh applied for an orphaned child guardian pension on May 22, 1868 (app. #161,139; cert. #114,614).
2. Frederick Cotner was born in 1792; died in 1865. 3. Elizabeth Romain was born in 1800. Children: