Navy Widows' Certificates record example

    Navy Widows' Certificates

    Records: 19,805 · Complete: 100%

    Within this publication, you can search approximately 20,000 approved pension applications of widows and other dependents of U.S. Navy veterans who served between 1861 and 1910. Search for a name, ship, place, or keyword. Or, use the browse menus to locate a sailor by surname. Case files include where and when a man served, details of his service, his life before the war, and his family, including information about his widow, children, and sometimes his parents.

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    Example Records

    Pension File for Edward Condon
    Pension File for Edward Condon
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    Sample
    Pension File for John B Green
    Pension File for John B Green
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    Sample

    Source Information

    "Case Files of Approved Pension Applications of Widows and Other Dependents of Civil War and Later Navy Veterans (Navy Widows' Certificates), 1861-1910" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com/publication/121/navy-widows-certificates: accessed September 27, 2022)

    Publication Title
    Navy Widows' Certificates
    Total Records
    19,805 · Complete: 100%
    Content Source
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    Publication Number
    M1279
    Record Group
    15
    Published on Fold3
    22 May 2007
    Last Updated
    15 Jun 2012
    Description
    NARA M1279. Approved pension applications of widows and other dependents of U.S. Navy veterans who served between 1861 and 1910.