Person:Jacob Christman (4)

Jacob B. C. Christman
b.abt 1833
d.abt 1899
Facts and Events
Name Jacob B. C. Christman
Gender Male
Birth[1] abt 1833
Death[4] abt 1899
Burial[3] Old German Cemetery, Pee Pee, Pike, Ohio, United States

Civil War Service

Source: S1

  • Sergeant, Company C, 1st Ohio Heavy Artillery
  • Mustered in 8 August 1863
  • Appointed Sergeant (from Corporal) 1 January 1864
  • Mustered out 20 June 1865 at Knoxville, Tennessee


Source: S2

  • Application 562750; Certificate 372894
  • Widow's Pension: Application 683713, Certificate 471745

Grand Army of the Republic

Member of Barnes Post 280 in Waverly. The proceedings of the 33rd Encampment (1899) erroneously lists him as a member of Company G. S4

  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. Find A Grave.
  4. Proceedings of the Thirty-Third Annual Encampment of the Department of Ohio, Grand Army of the Repub. (Columbus, Ohio: Nitschke Bros., 1899), 154.