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Pension Claim - Aurelia "Horning" 
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This is a transcription of the  Penison claim of Aurelia "Horning" of Bradford County PA.
Transcribed by Mallory Babcock


Private, Company B. 76th NYSV

  1. Adelbert HORNING born 29 September 1852
  2. Chancey HORNING born 10 March 1855
  3. Giles HORNING born 9 June 1857
Also appeared for claimant were: Daniel GILLETT and Thomas McKEE, residents of Ridgebury. "You will find enclosed the undertaker’s bill. It was paid by a note – due in six months time. I got those other papers signed by the doctor and grave digger but for the druggist bill we never kept no account of what was bought for she bought medicine wherever we were. She used mainly patent medicines and bought everything she heard of. She handled her own money and used it freely and was always in debt when the next pay come. This is as correct a statement as I can make out."