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Federal (USV)


Francis Ingram Rawnsley


(1840 - 1913)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 106th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

He mustered into service as Private, Company H, 106th Pennsylvania Infantry on 10 September 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was discharged by General Order on 12 June 1865.

After the War

He was a builder and marble cutter in R. Rawnsley & Son, his father's firm, in Chester, PA by 1877.

References & notes

Basic information from Bates,1 who has him as Frank Rawnsley. His occupation from a City Directory for Chester, PA (1877). His gravesite is on Findagrave.

He married Margaretta (or Margerata) "Margery" Devers (1848-1910) in Delaware County in 1870 and they had at least 2 children together.




03/28/1913; burial in Chester Rural Cemetery, Chester, PA


1   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871  [AotW citation 10863]