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From: "Beverty Morris" <>
Subject: Re: [ALL] Civil War Research
Date: Tue, 22 Jan 2008 11:07:29 -0800
Have you tried sending to see if he received a Civil War pension from the
National Archives? He was young so maybe didn't have any medical problems,
but I would try that first because there's more in those files if one
exists. If not, then send for his military record.
Bev in Calif.
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From: "JoAnn" <>
Sent: Monday, January 21, 2008 9:11 PM
Subject: [ALL] Civil War Research
> My great grandfather, James Armstrong SUMMERILL (or Summerhill) supposedly
> served the Union as a drummer. He was born in 1851 so was quite young. He
> supposedly was a member of the GAR. He lived in the New Texas area of Plum
> Creek Twp. His father, James S. Summerill had a wagon shop at what is now
> Plum Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery. Does anyone know what regiment
> he might have served in from this area of Plum Twp., Allegheny County, PA?
> Thank you for your help.
> JoAnn Cupp
> Grass Valley, CA
> Visit our Allegheny County, PA Website: http://www.rootsweb.com/~paallegh/
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