Hide Advanced Show Advanced

Search

Name

Use default settings
Use default settings

More

e.g. teacher or "Tower of London"

Get Better Matches

You can search for:

  • Certification Number
  • Fiche Number
  • Publication
  • Additional Info

Source Information

Ancestry.com. U.S. Navy Pensions Index, 1861-1910 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2008.
Original data: The National Archives and Records Administration. Index to National Archives Microfiche Publications M1274, M1279, M1408, and M1469; Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, Record Group 15; National Archives, Washington, D.C.

About U.S. Navy Pensions Index, 1861-1910

This database contains an index to U.S. Navy pension records from 1861-1910 contained in the following National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) collections:

  • Case Files of Disapproved Pension Applications of Widows and Other Dependents of Civil War and Later Navy Veterans (“Navy Widows’ Originals”), 1861-1910 (M1274)

  • Case Files of Approved Pension Applications of Widows and Other Dependents of Civil War and later Navy Veterans (“Navy Widows’ Certificates’”), 1861-1910 (M1279)

  • Case Files of Disapproved Pension Applications of Civil War and Later Navy Veterans (“Navy Survivors’ Originals”), 1861-1910 (M1408)

  • Case Files of Approved Pension Applications of Civil War and Later Navy Veterans (“Navy Survivor’s Certificates”), 1861-1910 (M1469)

Information contained in this index includes:

  • File number

  • Name of widow or veteran making application

  • Alias name (if applicable)

  • Publication number

  • Whether approved or disapproved

  • Certificate number

  • Fiche number

  • Additional information

The information contained in this index can be used to locate the original pension application files located on the microfiche collections listed above at NARA.

© 2002-2014 Ancestry.comPrivacyCookiesNew Terms and ConditionsOperated by Ancestry.com Europe S.à r.l.