MG 873 - Rhoads, Joseph E. Collection

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Scope and Content

Collection contains three certificates verifying Joseph E. Rhoads enrollment in the Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry from 1862 to 1865.

Two documents - a mortgage and a bond - have been added to the collection. They are for a home purchased in 1916 at 337 Emerald Street, Harrisburg.

Background

Joseph E. Rhoads was a son of Daniel Rhoads and Susan Russell Rhoads, born about 1842 or 1843. His father, Daniel, held several civil offices in Harrisburg, and in later years operated a lime business.

Date(s): 06/27/1912, 01/13/1916

Extent: 2 folders, 5 enclosures

Creator: Adjutant General of Pennsylvania, Thomas J. Stewart, Charles C. Stroh, Attorney