William Carrel Moore Civil War Pension File
While visiting the National Archive in Washington for the 2019 FGS conference, we spent time at the National Archive scanning various Civil War pension and Compiled Military Service Records. William Carrel Moore was one of the veterans whose records I scanned.
Given Name: William
Family Name: Moore
Birth Date: January 24, 1831
Birth Place: Hamilton County, Illinois
Death Date: February 29, 1908
Death Place: Hamilton County, Illinois
Spouse: Ester Ellen Ingram Moore
Images of Pages in Civil War Pension File
You can find this pension record on the National Archives catalog by searching the catalog with
"citizen contributor bruce moore" william moore.
Approved Pension File for Esther E. Moore, Widow of 1st Lieutenant William C. Moore, Company A, 40th Illinois Infantry Regiment (WC-651884) , certificate number 651884, Case Files of Approved Pension Applications of Widows and Other Dependents of the Army and Navy Who Served Mainly in the Civil War and the War With Spain, 1861 - 1934, Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, 1773 - 2007.
When you use the scanning room at the National Archive, you can keep copies of the scanned images. I have uploaded them here for convenience and plan to transcribe and abstract them at a future date. For reference purposes, the images at the National Archive are preferred.