John J. Rowley 2d Regiment (Swift's) New York Militia
By cl da August 04, 2011 at 07:18:19
John J. Rowley was born about 1792 in Jasper, Steuben County, New York and received a pension for his military service and liver complaints from service related injury. He died 19 Dec 1868 at the age of 76 years, 8 months, 2 days in Oakfield, Kent County. He was enumerated in his son, Azanah V. Rowley's household in 1860 in Oakfield. He's buried in Horton Cemetery, Oakfield Township, Kent County, Michigan. His wife Anna died 7 Oct 1885 at the age of 82 years, 5 months 22 days. this John was a son of Jesse Warren Rowley.Two of his son's, Henry and Harvey, are Civil War veterans. John's ancestor's died in the "Holy Land" at the time of the Crusades.
Isthere a second John J. Rowley who served the Union in the Civil War in the 8th Michigan Cavalry Regiment or was he the Veteran of 1812?