Person:William Boydston (1)

Watchers
William David Boydston
b.6 Jul 1833 Ohio, United States
Facts and Events
Name William David Boydston
Gender Male
Birth[3] 6 Jul 1833 Ohio, United States
Death[2][3] 1 Jun 1918 Beaver (township), Pike, Ohio, United States
Burial[3][4] Givens Chapel Cemetery, Pike, Ohio, United States

Photo of William's tombstone on FindAGrave.com

Civil War Service

Source: S1

  • Private, Company C, 1st Ohio Heavy Artillery
  • Mustered in 6 August 1862
  • Appointed Corporal 22 March 1863
  • Reduced to Private 1 April 1864
  • Mustered out 20 June 1865 at Knoxville, Tennessee

Pension

Source: S2

  • Application 332139; Certificate 265723
  • Widow's Pension: Application 1122045, Certificate 853993
References
  1.   Foraker, J.B; H.A. Axline; and J.S. Robinson. Official roster of the soldiers of the state of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866. (Akron [Ohio]: Werner Co., 1886-1895).
  2. United States. Veterans Administration. Organization index to pension files of veterans who served between 1861 and 1900- [1917]. (Washington, District of Columbia: The National Archives, 1949).
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Ohio, United States. Death Certificate. (Ohio, United States), cert. 39529 (1918).
  4. Find A Grave.