Re: John Henry JUSTICE
- thank you so much for that information! i'll add that to what i
have and go from there. i'll look through census records for those
counties and see what i can find also.
again, thank you so much!!
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Tom Knox"
> "crazycandles83" -
> On looking at the Pension Files, I read it as Company "I" of the
> 40th Regiment of the Indiana Infantry, which would conveniently
> match this Civil War service record:
> American Civil War Soldiers (Ancestry.com)
> Name: John H Justice
> Residence: Covington, Indiana
> Enlistment Date: 21 December 1861
> Side Served: Union
> State Served: Indiana
> Unit Numbers: 591 591 591
> Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 21 December 1861;
> Enlisted in Company I, 40th Infantry Regiment Indiana on 21
> 1861. Reenlisted in Company I, 40th Infantry Regiment Indiana on10
> January 1864; Mustered out Company I, 40th Infantry RegimentIndiana
> on 21 December 1865.1870.
> NOTE: Covington is in Fountain County, Indiana;
> marriage record is 28 Dec 1873 in Boone County;
> Fountain County is one county west of Boone County
> (Montgomery County is in between);
> the 1880 census record is from Clinton County,
> which is the county immediately north of Boone County.
> Best guess - I would hope to find John Henry Justice somewhere
> around or between Fountain County and Boone County in 1860 and