Within this publication, you can search approximately 7,000 disapproved 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.
"Case Files of Disapproved Pension Applications of Widows and Other Dependents of Civil War and Later Navy Veterans ("Navy Widows' Originals"), 1861-1910" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com/publication/783/navy-widows-originals-disapproved: accessed June 28, 2022)
Navy Widows' Originals (Disapproved)
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30 Nov 2011
15 May 2012
NARA M1274. Disapproved pension applications of widows and other dependents of U.S. Navy veterans who served between 1861 and 1910.