History of the Oranges to 1921; Reviewing the Rise, Development and Progress of an Influential Community Volume 2

History of the Oranges to 1921; Reviewing the Rise, Development and Progress of an Influential Community Volume 2

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1922 edition. Excerpt: ...of Wisconsin farm land to the first ten families of soldiers slain in battle, at the mass meeting, in April, 1861, made an award upon the recommendation of the citizens' committee appointed to select the names. Under date of January 1, 1866, the members reportai to Mr. Haskell that the legal representatives of the following individuals were entitled to the bounty: First--Alfred Masterson, who enlisted in the Seventh New Jersey Volunteers, August 28, 1861, and was killed at the Battle of Williamsburg, May 5, 1862. HOUSE OCCUPIED BY JOSIAH F. DODD, CORNER DODD STREET AND MIDLAND AVENUE, 1859 Second--Daniel Vanderhoof, who enlisted in the Second New Jersey Volunteers, in May, 1861, and was killed at the Battle of Gaines Mills, June 26, 1862. Third--Terence Murphy, who enlisted in the Seventy-first New York Volunteers, on May 1, 1861, and was killed at the Battle of Bristow Station, August 27, 1862. Fourth---Alexander Harrop, who enlisted in the Seventy-first New York Volunteers, May 1, 1861, and was killed at the Battle of Bristow Station, August 27, 1862. Fifth---Herman Calhoun, who enlisted in August, 1861, and was killed at the Second Battle of Bull Run, August 29, 1862. Sixth-Horace Williams, who enlisted in Duryea's Zouaves, New York, July 9, 1861, and was killed in battle, August 30, 1862. Seventh--Samuel P. Taylor, who enlisted in the Thirteenth New Jersey Volunteers, August, 1862, and was killed at the Battle of Chancellorsville, May 3, 1863. Eighth--Charles Gorman, who enlisted in the Seventy-first New Yolrk2Vcilunteers, May 1, 1861, and was killed at the Battle of Gettysburg, u y, 863. The report continued: The offer having been made to the families of the first ten men who might be slain in battle, or if there...show more

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  • Paperback | 112 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 6mm | 213g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236973755
  • 9781236973757