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Harrison, Emily C. Tucker

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to
Unit(s): Nurse, USV
Service: Nurse, Medical Dept., U.S. VOLS 1861-1865

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VITALS

Birth: 10/21/1825, Windsor, VT
Death: 08/10/1908

Burial: Highland Cemetery, Wichita, KS
Marker/Plot: Section 4 Lot 253 Grave 11
Gravestone researcher/photographer:
Findagrave Memorial #: 23810417

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: Tucker, Emily C.
Pension?: Yes, 10/29/1892, KS
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
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: None

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BURIAL:

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Highland Cemetery, Wichita, KS

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Photo

Pension, National Archives

She Was a Spy for the Union

Mrs. Emily Haines Harrison, 87 years old, died at the Bickerdyke home in Ellsworth recently. She was a nurse early in the Civil war and later became a spy for the Union forces. Shortly after the Civil war she settled on a farm near Salina and was driven off by an Indian raid. She was widely known all over Kansas.

The Kansas Optimist, Jamestown, KS, August 27, 1908

Courtesy of Heidi McColgan