Person:Adoniram Porter (1)

Adoniram Porter
b.22 Aug 1846
Facts and Events
Name Adoniram Porter
Gender Male
Birth[3] 22 Aug 1846
Death[3] 8 Aug 1907 Erie, Ohio, United StatesOhio Soldiers' Home
Burial[3] Ohio Soldiers Home Cemetery, Erie, Ohio, United States

Civil War Service

Source: 1

  • Private, Company I, 1st Ohio Heavy Artillery
  • Mustered in 1 June 1863
  • Transferred to 48th Co., 2nd Battalion Veteran Reserve Corps, 11 March 1864
  • Transferred to Company K, 7th Regiment Veteran Reserve Corps
  • Mustered out 24 July 1865 (from 7th Regt. VRC)


Source: 2

  • Application 488557; Certificate 391198
  • Widow's Pension: Application: none listed
  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 Baker, Scott. Civil War Veterans Buried at the Ohio Veterans Home, Sandusky, Ohio.