James L. Mesler - (1826 - 1901), Family Genealogy Report & Civil War Pension Info
Below is a Genealogy Report of James L. Mesler listing parents and children:
Below is a copy of some pages from the original Civil War Pension Application of James Mesler of Alma, NY Note: This is not complete file, but, has some rather interesting individuals named as signors from the community.
From record of Pension files, another proof of death of James & Maria(h): (Affidavits for James Mesler were issued by Elias Wyckoff, William George, Ed. D. Dickerson, and George S. Wilcox, residents of the Alma region.)
Maria Wheeler Mesler Widow Application
Information for this report are from records of Ronald G. Taylor. Much of the information in the records was prepared & researched by William Richmond and by references to "The Metsellaer, Messler, Mesler Family Geneology" compiled by John E. Fiero - Ludlow, PA.