Acton Memorial Library
Civil War Archives
|Co.||Regiment / Ship||From||To||Residence/ Credit||Occupation||Notes|
|I||26th MVI||Private; enl. and must. Aug. 12, 1862||died Feb. 15, 1863||Acton||farmer||
age at enl. recorded as 44; died of disease Feb. 15, 1863, New Orleans, La.
|Co.||Regiment||Date Filed||Type||App. No.||Cert. No.||State||Beneficiary/Remarks|
|I||26th MVI||Aug. 3, 1863||widow||29 160||15 090||Rosanna Miner|
|Feb. 15, 1868||minor||157 671||109 790||William McGovern, guardian|
|Date||February 15, 1863|
|Place||New Orleans, La.|
|Burial||Interred in Monument National Cemetery, Chalmette, La. (Roll of Honor, 21:368. [wherein regiment is misprinted as 36th Mass.])|
The 1860 federal census for South Acton records Rosa Minor, age 35, born in Ireland, and children John and Marvin in household of Wm. Minor (dwelling no. 4, family no 7), a 40 year old farmer, born in New Hampshire ("1860 United States Federal Census," Ancestry.com).
The name "Marivan Miner" is included on the Acton Memorial Library Soldiers' Tablet, "Our Honored Dead."
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