James G. Wyon, Co. E, 10th Pennsylvania Reserves

History of Clarion County, Pennsylvania by A.J Davis, 1887.

Wyon, James G[arner], Callensburg p. o.. Licking, was born in Mifflin county in 1839, and came to Clarion county in 1846, and is a carpenter by trade. He enlisted in 1861 in the 10th Pennsylvania Reserves; was taken prisoner at the battle of Fredericksburg; was wounded at the battle of Gettysburg, and served for three years and two months, at the end of which time he was discharged. He was married in 1862 to Candos L. Dunkle. They have had one child — Rhoda Pearl. In 1885 he embarked in the mercantile business and opened a general store at Callensburg Bridge. His parents were James and Tinnie (Hitzel) Wyon. James was born in Mifflin county in 1810, and died on August 2, 1877. His wife was born in 1803, and is now living.

James Garner Wyon (1834-1926) Find a Grave Memorial

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Brendon is a history buff who loves American History, especially the American Civil War. He is also a direct descendant of William H. Wagner of the 10th Pennsylvania Reserves. Member of the 9th Pennsylvania Reserves Co. A (Reenacting Unit). Creator of The Blue & Gray Historian on Instagram and Facebook. He is from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.