Acton Memorial Library
Civil War Archives
|Co.||Regiment / Ship||From||To||Residence/ Credit||Occupation||Notes|
|E||26th MVI||Private; enl. and must. Aug. 12, 1862||died Sept. 25, 1863||Acton||farmer||
died of disease, Berwick City, La.
|Co.||Regiment||Date Filed||Type||App. No.||Cert. No.||State||Beneficiary/Remarks|
|Date||September 25, 1863|
|Place||regimental hospital, Berwick City, La.|
Born in Lincolnville, Maine (service record).
Mathew McKinney, age 24, a farm laborer, is recorded as a resident of Lincolnville, Maine (household 212/235) in the 1860 federal census ("1860 United States Federal Census," Ancestry.com).
The death of Mathew McKinney, Soldier in United States Service, is recorded in the 1863/64 annual report for the Town of Acton (PDF), p. 18.
The name "Mathew McKinney" is included on the Acton Memorial Library Soldiers' Tablet, "Our Honored Dead."
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