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US, Civil War "Widows' Pensions", 1861-1910 record example

US, Civil War "Widows' Pensions", 1861-1910

Records: 2,137,091Complete: 22%

Approved pension applications of widows and other dependents of Civil War veterans who served between 1861 and 1910.

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Forces War Records, US, Case Files of Approved Pension Applications of Widows and Other Dependents of Civil War Veterans, ca. 1861 - ca. 1910 ( : accessed 20/05/2024), database and images,

Publication Title
US, Civil War "Widows' Pensions", 1861-1910
Total Records
2,137,091Complete: 22%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Record Group
Published on Forces War Records
11 October 2008
Last Updated
3 November 2017