Navy Widows' Originals (Disapproved)

Records: 129,644 · Complete: 100%

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.

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Publication Title
Navy Widows' Originals (Disapproved)
Total Records
Records: 129,644 · Complete: 100%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Publication Number:
M1274
Record Group:
15
Published on Fold3
November 30, 2011
Last Updated
May 15, 2012
Description
NARA M1274. Disapproved pension applications of widows and other dependents of U.S. Navy veterans who served between 1861 and 1910.