Person:John Copas (1)

John Copas
b.abt 1839
d.bef 2 Sep 1891
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Name John Copas
Gender Male
Birth[1] abt 1839
Death[2] bef 2 Sep 1891
Burial[3][4] Old Louisville Cemetery, Clay, Illinois, United States

Photo of John's tombstone on

Civil War Service

Source: 1


  • No veterans' pension application
  • Widow's Pension: Application 525181, no certificate number listed (an indication that the application was not approved)

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. Records of the Office of the Quartermaster General. Headstones Provided for Deceased Union Civil War Veterans, 1879-1903.
  4. Find A Grave.