Hi, I was doing some research into my HOFFMANNs in Cincinnati and came across this lengthy civil war pension document for Lewis HOFFMAN, Capt. 4th Independent Battery, Cincinnati. He's not related to me, so I'd like to send it to someone who is. Let me know if you have Lewis in your family.
He was born Oct 31, 1822 Blankenloch, Germany and married Carolina GRAF (d. 1909, Cincinnati)1849, Karlsruhe, Germany. Children include Lousia (Wielage) b. 1849, Louis b. 1852, Minnie b. 1855 (died in infancy same year, Minnie, b. 1857
Louis died in March 29, 1916. On the record it eight children survived him.