Person:Henry Koch (3)

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Name Henry Koch
Alt Name[1] Henry Cook
Alt Name[3] F. Henry Koch
Gender Male
Birth[3][4] 6 Sep 1834 Hannover, Hannover, Preußen, Germany
Immigration[4] 1848 Hanging Rock, Lawrence, Ohio, United States
Marriage to Sophia Spier
Residence[4] 1870 LaPorte, Indiana, United States
Death[2][3] 16 Jul 1919 LaPorte, Indiana, United States
Burial[3] St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, LaPorte, LaPorte, Indiana, United States

The Official Roster lists him as Henry Cook. However, the pension index lists him as Henry Koch, alias Henry Cook.

Employee in the threshing machine factory of the Rumely Company. 4

Civil War Service

Source: 1


  • Application 79432; Certificate 591993
  • Widow's Pension: Application 1145151, Certificate 876890

Source: 2

  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 3.3 Daughters of the American Revolution. Miriam Benedict Chapter (Indiana). Cemetery records of Laporte County, Indiana. (s.n., 19--), v. 4: 291.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 E. D. Daniels. Twentieth Century History and Biographical Record of Laporte County, Indiana. (Lewis Publishing, 1904), 555.