Person:John Vanscoy (1)

John Vanscoy
b.18 Apr 1838
Facts and Events
Name John Vanscoy
Gender Male
Birth[3] 18 Apr 1838
Residence[4] 1891 Ord, Valley, Nebraska, United States
Death[2] 18 Apr 1919 Ord, Valley, Nebraska, United States
Burial[3] Ord Cemetery, Ord, Valley, Nebraska, United States

NOTE: There is also a John Vanskoy in Company B, 1st Ohio Heavy Artillery

Civil War Service

Source: S1


Source: S2

  • Application 718874; Certificate 499489
  • Widow's Pension: Application 1140386, Certificate 874318
  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 Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War : Grave Registration.
  4. Allen, John C. Roster of soldiers, sailors and marines of the War of 1812, the Mexican War, and the War of the Rebellion..: residing in Nebraska, June 1, 1891. (Lincoln, Nebraska: State Journal, 1892), 289.