Person:Spencer White (1)

Spencer White
  1. Spencer White1840 -
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Name Spencer White
Gender Male
Birth? 1840 Virginia, United States
Military[1] 4th United States Colored Cavalry Companies H and K
Military? 55th Massachusetts

Which military record? I am leaning toward thinking the 55th Mass. since the record says Spencer White of Union Township (OH). The 55th Massachusetts was the same regiment that Paul Laurence Dunbar's father was in (Joshua Dunbar). slw

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    Full Name
    White, Spencer
    Conflict Period
    Civil War (Union)
    Military Branch
    Pension Type
    Dependent Pension Certificate (WC)
    State/Organization of Service
    US Colored Troops
    Served For
    United States of America

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    1850 United States Federal Census
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    Name: Spencer White
    Age: 10
    Birth Year: abt 1840
    Birthplace: Virginia
    Home in 1850: Union, Miami, Ohio, USA
    Race: Black
    Gender: Male
    Family Number: 2304
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    Benjamin White 50
    Permelia White 30
    Francis White 20
    Spencer White 10

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    U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865
    Name: Spencer White
    Birth Year: abt 1843
    Place of birth: Virginia
    Age on 1 July 1863: 20
    Race: Colored
    Marital status: Unmarried (Single)
    Residence: Miami, Ohio
    Congressional District: 4th
    Class: 1
    Source Citation
    National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Washington, D.C.; Consolidated Lists of Civil War Draft Registration Records (Provost Marshal General's Bureau; Consolidated Enrollment Lists, 1863-1865); Record Group: 110, Records of the Provost Marshal General's Bureau (Civil War); Collection Name: Consolidated Enrollment Lists, 1863-1865 (Civil War Union Draft Records); NAI: 4213514; Archive Volume Number: 4 of 4

    Source Information U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2010.