Rowen, Miles

Oregon City Courier, Friday, February 27, 1903

Miles Rowen, an old resident of this city and well known in G. A. R. circles, died Monday evening at his home after a long illness with pneumonia. During the Civil was he was a member of Company E, Fourth Indiana Cavalry. He was 82 years of age and leaves a wife and five children to mourn his demise. Funeral services were held under the auspices of the Meade Post, No. 2 G. A. R. after which the remains were interred in the city cemetery.

Family Tree: Miles Rowen
Birth: 29 Sep 1831 – Ireland
Death: 23 Feb 1903 – Oregon City, Clackamas, Oregon, United States
Marriage: Abt 1851 – New York, USA
Spouse: Jane Stinson


Civil War Headstone Request: Rowen, Miles
Pvt, Co E, 4th Indiana Cavalry
Died Feb 23, 1903
Buried Mountain View, Oregon City

Name: Miles Rowen
Side: Union
Regiment State/Origin: Indiana
Regiment: 4th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry
Company: E
Rank In: Private
Rank Out: Private
Film Number: M540 roll 66

Name: Miles Rowan
Residence: Indiana
Enlistment Date: 9 Aug 1862
Rank at enlistment: Private
State Served: Indiana
Survived the War?: Yes
Service Record: Enlisted in Company E, Indiana 4th Cavalry Regiment on 09 Aug 1862. Mustered out on 15 May 1865.
Death Date: 23 Feb 1903
Death Place: Clackamas County, Oregon
Sources: Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Indiana, Research by Harold Slavik


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