The Resource 1862 June 27
- 1862 June 27
- Inclusive dates
- 1862 June 27
- Letter, 27 June 1862, from Assistant Secretary of War Christopher P. Wolcott to George Adam Coyner (1837-1914), a paroled Confederate prisoner from Augusta County, Virginia, and in Illinois, giving him permission to correspond with his parents in Augusta County, Virginia
- Biographical or historical data
- George Adam Coyner was born in Augusta County, Virginia, on 20 September 1837. He was a farm laborer when the Civil War began and he enlisted 15 July 1861 in Company B (2nd), 52nd Virginia Infantry, being 2nd corporal. Coyner was captured while on picket duty 31 December 1861, and was paroled 28 March 1862 on condition that he take the oath to the Union and remain in Illinois for the duration of the war. Coyner wrote President Andrew Johnson (1808-1875) 20 May 1865 and asked for permission to return to Augusta County. After returning to Augusta County, Coyner worked as a carpenter before becoming a farmer and fruit grower. He died in Augusta County 22 August 1914, and was buried in the Bethleham Church of the Brethren.
- Cataloging source
- Form designation
ContextContext of 1862 June 27
Embed this data in a secure (HTTPS) page:
Include data citation:
Cite Data - Experimental
Data Citation of the Work 1862 June 27
Copy and paste the following RDF/HTML data fragment to cite this resource
<div class="citation" vocab="http://schema.org/"><i class="fa fa-external-link-square fa-fw"></i> Data from <span resource="http://link.virginiamemory.com/resource/8kuy-QlOdzw/" typeof="CreativeWork http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/Work"><span property="name http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/label"><a href="http://link.virginiamemory.com/resource/8kuy-QlOdzw/">1862 June 27</a></span> - <span property="offers" typeOf="Offer"><span property="offeredBy" typeof="Library ll:Library" resource="http://link.virginiamemory.com/#_default"><span property="name http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/label"><a property="url" href="http://link.virginiamemory.com/">Library of Virginia</a></span></span></span></span></div>
Structured data from the Bibframe namespace is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License by Library of Virginia. Additional terms may apply to data associated with third party namespaces.
Processing Feedback ...