I am one of a group working on an official history of the Wisconsin 23rd Regiment . One of our men is Greenleaf Ackerman who was the son of Robert Ackerman b. 20 Jun 1797; d. 19 Dec 1877 at Dekorra, WI, son of Robert Ackerman, Sr. & Roxalene Child.Robert, Jr. m. Hannah Eddy on 7 Feb 1822 in NY. He m. (2) Lois Ring in 1851 & (3) to Jane Todd, mother of Maria in 1856 at White Creek, WI
Robert, Jr. children were Greenleaf (b. 20 Jan 1832 at Brownsville Twp, Jefferson Co., NY); Emily; Lydia; Anson: Roxalene: Newton: Jane; Hulda; Elizabeth; Daniel; James Burnet; Mark.I have dates for the children if you need them.
The family came to Waukesha Co. WI in 1847 & lived at Walwort & Racine counties before moving to Columbia Co., WI in 1851Freenleef enliste 15 Aug 1862.I have more if you need it.E-mail me please.
Following is the format we are using.Basically we nee the info for his wife, Mariah Todd & her parents, Thomas Todd & Jane Sheldon. Also for Mariah's siblings. Date/place of birth: Son of (Names of both parents, their dates/place of birth & death & burial: marriage date and place(s) of residence. Siblings:(Include spouses but not birth/death dates or their children) Pre-war experience Date/place of enlistment Regiment/Co: Rank War record: Mustered out: Date/place of marriage (duplicate for multiple marriages) To Daughter of: (Names of both parents, their dates/place of birth & death & burial: marriage date and place(s) of residence. Siblings:(Include spouses but not birth/death dates or their children) Residence and occupation: Post-war achievements: Include membership in organizations, offices held, church affiliation, etc. Pension record: Date/place of death Burial
We are also including letters and photo, If you have any you would be willing to share that would be wonderful.
Thank you for your help. My e-mail is firstname.lastname@example.org