|John Samuel Daniel
|John S. Daniel and the Civil War
|And in Closing
|One of those mysteries yet to be solved is why the Confederate Grave marker has the wrong name on it. I will
try to find the application and see if it gives more information. However, the birth date and incorrect death dates
match the headstone. I have also written to the admins of the findagrave pages for clarification.
I did note that he has a sibling named James per the 1850 Lincoln County, TN census (see above).
|If you are interested in getting copies of Civil War Pension files, you can submit Form natf-85.
Download, print it out and mail it to:
Archival Operations Washington D.C.,
Form 85 – Pension, National Archives and Records Administration,
700 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20408-0001;
or you can go to eservices.archives.gov/orderonline and request them online.
You will need some basic information, such as their company, enlistment dates, etc. Minimum charge is
around $80. If anyone ever orders this pension file, please share it with me. I would very much