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Napolean Bonaparte Rasnake

Born ca. 1839
Birth Location Russell Co.
Died 12/24/1894
Death Location Russell Co., VA
Father Elijah Sr. Rasnake
Mother Elisabeth Litton
Married 12/14/1858
Spouse Margaret Rasnick
Military Units
21st Battalion Cavalry
2nd VSL
CSR, Pension, and Miscellaneous Images
21st Cavalry
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Census Information:

1850: 776, Age 10
1860: 474, Age 21
1870: New Garden 49, Age 32
1880: New Garden 68, 126, Age 40
1900: DEAD
1910: DEAD
1920: DEAD
1930: DEAD

Miscellaneous Information:

Widow filed pension: 1903, Russell County
Appears on 1909 pension list: Under act of 1917 (Widow)

Notes: Mentioned in Civil War in Wise and Buchanan Counties. Mentioned in Pioneer Recollections of Southwest Virginia. Photo from

Military Information:

Compiled Service Record
Card 1
Private, (1st) Company E, 21st Virginia Cavalry

Appears on a muster roll for to Aug. 31, 1863 (Dated Aug. 31, 1863)

When: Mch. 28
Where: Sand Lick
By whom: Capt. Counts
Period: 3 yrs

Last paid:
By whom: No person
To what time: Not at all

Present or absent: Absent
Remarks: At home sick

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