Person:Summerfield Eckman (1)

Summerfield Eckman
b.25 Nov 1845 Ohio, United States
Facts and Events
Name Summerfield Eckman
Gender Male
Birth[3] 25 Nov 1845 Ohio, United States
Death[2][3] 24 May 1932 Lancaster, Fairfield, Ohio, United States
Burial[3] St. Mary Catholic Cemetery, Lancaster, Fairfield, Ohio, United States

Photo of Summerfield's tombstone on

Civil War Service

Source: S1

  • Private, Company C, 1st Ohio Heavy Artillery
  • Mustered in 13 July 1863
  • Discharged 1 September 1863 at Covington, Kentucky by civil authority
  • Also served in Company H, 168th Ohio Volunteer Infantry S2


Source: S2

  • Application 1368794; Certificate 1142053
  • Widow's Pension: Application: none listed
  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 Ohio, United States. Death Certificate. (Ohio, United States), cert. 29790 (1932).