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Marvin, Jonathan J.


Age: 39, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 25th MO INF, 1st MO ENGRS
Service: enl, Sonora, MO, 1/3/62, CORP, Co. E, 25th MO INF, reduced to ARTIF; ARTIF, Co. G, 1st MO ENGRS, tr to Co. C, dis/dsb, Chattanooga, TN, 1/4/65 [College: UVM 44]

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Birth: 09/23/1822, Hammond, NY
Death: 09/29/1891

Burial: Steele Cemetery, Falls City, NE
Marker/Plot: Sect. B-4 Lot-30 Grave-3
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 133923922


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Elizabeth J.
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: UVM 44
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: The University of Vermont's Delta Psi Fraternity apparently believed he died in 1866 in Austin, TX.


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Copyright notice

Steele Cemetery, Falls City, NE

Check the cemetery for location/directions and other veterans who may be buried there.

Herringshaw, Thos. W. Local and National Poets of America, (American Publishers' Association, Chicago, Ill., 1890), p. 544


Hon. J. J. Marvin, an old Nebraska pioneer, died at his home in Falls City on the 29th ult. He came to the territory in 1859, served four years in the army and was for some years subsequently an editor. He was a trusted and honored citizen, and his loss will be keenly felt. Among the persons who mourn him is Geo. P. Marvin of the Beatrice Democrat

Source: The Lincoln Herald (NE), 5 Sep 1891, p. 5
Webmaster's Note: George P. Marvin was his son.

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