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John C Cotner

John C Cotner

Male 1834 - 1863  (29 years)

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  • Name John C Cotner 
    Born 1834  Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Apr 1863 
    Person ID I33598  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2021 

    Father Frederick Cotner,   b. 1792,   d. 1865  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Romain,   b. 1800 
    Family ID F2297  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 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
      Has Bio?: Y

      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).