Bogardus, John Jost
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John Jost Bogardus was born on May 16, 1829, a son of Johannes Bogardus and Anna Dietz
Marriage & Children
He married at Berne, NY on May 13, 1855, Martha Catharine Engle who was born on March 7, 1838, a daughter of Christopher Engle and Judith Weidman
He was a farm laborer before enlisting in the military
|Enlistment Date:||1 Sept 1864|
|Enlistment Place:||Albany, NY|
|State Served:||New York|
|Regiment:||9th Heavy Artillery|
|Killed in Action on:||19 Oct 1864|
|Place of Death:||Cedar Creek, Frederick Co.,VA|
|Additional Remarks: Enlisted at the age of 34 years for 1 year. He was a widow at the time of his enlistment.
Born in Berne, NY, age 34 years, Laborer, Blue eyes, Brown hair, Fair complexion, 5'8" tall.
|Sources Used: Annual Report of the Adjutant-General for the State of NY for the year 1897|
Martha died on July 7, 1862. He was killed in action on October 19, 1864.
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