SURNAME "M" BIOGRAPHIES


MICHAEL MALLINGER
Michael was born May 1838 in Germany. He enlisted as a Sargeant in Company K 48th Wisconsin Infantry on 8 March 1865 from Waumandee, Wisconsin. He was mustered out on 24 March 1866. From 1890 through 1910 census, records have him living in the Sabin area. He started receiving his pension on 20 November 1890. His wife Anna, started receiving a widow's pension on 13 December 1913. Michael died on 28 October 1913 and is buried in Elmwood Cemetery in Sabin. Burial, Tombstone Picture


PETER MALLINGER
Peter was born 20 February 1835 in Luxembourg. There are other records which indicate his birth date as 28 December 1836. He enlisted in Company F, 9th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment on 4 November 1861, promoted to Full Sargeant and mustered out on 3 December 1864. He then joined Company K, 48th Wisconsin Infantry on 8 March 1865, promoted to Full 2nd Lieutenant on 9 November 1865 and then mustered out on 24 March 1866. From 1900 through 1920 census, records have him living in Barnesville. He started receiving his pension on 7 June 1889. His wife Cecelia, started receiving a widow's pension on 24 March 1925. Peter died on 26 February 1923 and is buried in Owatonna, Steele County, Minnesota. Burial, Obituary, Tombstone Picture


JOHN MARTH
In addition to the extensive biography linked below: John enlisted on 4 November 1861 as a Private in Minnesota 1st Light Artillery Battalion and mustered out on 30 June 1865. He started receiving his pension on 25 June 1888 and his wife, Wilhelmina, started receiving a widow's pension on 15 June 1918. John died on 9 May 1918 in Barnesville and is buried at Rosemound Cemetery.
Burial, Tombstone Picture.
Biography (includes portrait) from History of Clay and Norman Counties, Minnesota, Volume II - Biographies (1918).

HENRY E. MARTIN
Henry was born 5 June 1847 in Canada. He enlisted on 26 August 1864 into Company C, 3rd New York Cavalry Regiment. He mustered out on 7 June 1865. In 1883 he was living in Barnesville. He started receiving his pension on 3 September 1890. His daughter, Sarah, started receiving a pension on 30 November 1914. Henry died 7 October 1914 in Fergus Falls, Otter Tail County where he is buried. Burial, Tombstone Picture.


IRA W. MASON
Ira was born in 1843 in Ray, Michigan. He enlisted from Petosi, Missouri into Company M, 3rd Missouri State Militia Cavalry on 18 November 1863. He was discharged as a 1st Sergeant on 13 July 1865 at Benton Barracks, Missouri. He started receiving his pension on 18 August 1890. In 1890 he was living in Georgetown. Ira spent several different time periods in National Homes for Disabled Volunteers and the last recorded discharge was from the Virginia Home on 4 February 1931.

WILLIAM MIDDAGH
His government provided tombstone has his surname as Middaugh but most all other records show Middagh. William was born 25 December 1842 in Illinois. His service in the Civil War is unclear but records seem to indicate that he enlisted at two different times and in between those times he received a pension. Under the surname Middagh he enlisted in Company A 45th Regiment Illinois Infantry on 20 November 1861 and was discharged on 18 August 1862. It is recorded he started receiving a pension on 9 July 1863 in Minnesota. Under the surname Middaugh he enlisted in Company F 17th Illinois Calvary on 4 January 1864 and discharged on 18 December 1865. Both of the enlistments were from Woodbine, Illinois. In the 1890 Veterans Schedule he is living in Rollag; 1900 in Parke; 1910 and 1920 in Moorhead. His wife Hannah S. started receiving a widows pension on 27 August 1923. William died on 4 June 1923 in Hennepin County and is buried in Grong Cemetery in Rollag. Burial, Tombstone Picture


CHARLES L. MUELLER
His Civil War records list him as Carl L. Muller. He was born February 1838 in Germany. Charles enlisted on 26 September 1862 in Company C, 82nd Illinois Infantry and was mustered out on 9 June 1865 as a 1st Sergeant. He is listed in the 1890 and 1900 census as living in Barnesville. He started receiving a pension on 16 January 1891. Charles died on 15 November 1906 in Clay County and is buried in Rosemound Cemetery. Burial, Tombstone Picture


ROBERT BERNON MUMFORD



WILLIAM G. MURRAY
William was born 17 November 1835. Of Milwaukee, Wisconsin he enlisted on 24 April 1861, for three years service; mustered into service as a Private in Company B on 24 April 1861, at Madison, Wisconsin; discharged due to disability on 11 April 1863. William died on 23 April 1914. He is buried at Lakeside Memorial Cemetery in Waupaca, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Burial