Lorenzo Wesley Holder, Sergeant, Co. B, 91st Indiana Infantry

1817

  • December 26:  Lorenzo Wesley Holder is born.

1862

  • August 16: Enlisted in the US Army.

1864

  • November 30: Lorenzo fought at the Battle of Franklin.

1865

  • June 26: Mustered out of the US Army.

1870

  • August 30: The United States Federal Census taken in Hart Township, Warrick County, Indiana shows Lorenzo, a farmer, and his wife Sarah living with their children.  Their 5 year old son is named “Union.”

1892

  • August 2: Lorenzo files for an invalid soldiers’ military pension.

1893

  • January 24:  Lorenzo Wesley Holder dies. 
  • February 9:  Lorenzo’s widow, Sally, files for a widows’ military pension.