I have no reason to believe this person is related "my" Settles clan, but as I am interested in where the Settles came from, originally, and where they settled, how or if they are intertwined, I will try to find out more about this man.
The date of 1875 represents the invalid's application for pension. The application number is 208.593; The certificate number is 140.615.
A later date of 6 May 1908 represents the widow's pension. The application number is 894.455 and the certificate number is 652.901.
John served in Company A, 134th Regiment, Indiana Infantry. Other service: Company G ,146th Regiment.