Friday, November 05, 2010

Charles W. Wilcox.

Charles W. Wilcox.

Birth: November. 26, 1829.
Death: March 16, 1863.
Burial: Buchanan Cemetery, Neoga, Cumberland County, Illinois,
Wife: Unknown.
Child: Charles E. Wilcox, 1862-1874.

Service Record.

Name WILCOX, CHARLES WILLIAM, Rank CPL, Company B., Unit 97th., ILL., U. S. Infantry, Residence CUMBERLAND CO, ILL., Age 32, Joined When AUG 8, 1862, Joined Where CUMBERLAND CO, ILL., Period 3 YRS, Muster In SEP 8, 1862, Muster In Where CAMP BUTLER, ILL. Remarks; ACCIDENTALLY WOUNDED DIED MAR 10, 1863 AT MILLIKENS BEND.

Library of Congress.

FEBRUARY 10, 1868.

Granting pension to the widow and minor children of Charles
W. Wilcox.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension rolls, subject to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, the names of the widow and minor children of Charles W. Wilcox, late of company B, ninety-seventh Illinois volunteers, commencing March sixteenth, eighteen hundred and sixty-three.
Passed the House of Representatives February 7, 1868.
Attest: EDWARD McPHERSON, Clerk.

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