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Family Album of William Vantine and Rebecca Rosi Rowan
courtesy of esehly.

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William Vantine

b. 1 May 1819, Pennsylvania

d. 28 Apr 1863, near Kingston, Lenoir, North Carolina

married Rebecca Rosi Rowan
1 Apr 1847, St. James Church, Kingsessing, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

I love this amazing picture. He looks so very handsome in his dashing hat and uniform. What a sad thing that he was killed in battle. His wife applied for a pension and the files have a lot of information about the family.

 

"I got it from Lillian, my 1st cousin once removed. She was my mothers' 1st cousin. My mothers' mother, my grandmother, was a daughter to Rebecca P. (Vantine) Copper. Her father was John L. Vantine and of course William was his father." --gsehly

William Vantine

John Larkin Vantine
also from gsehly collection

b. 18 Apr 1852, Chester, Delaware, Pennsylvania

d. 1924

married Sarah T. Rowlins, Jan 1870

John Larkin Vantine