Month: October 2020

Civil War vet

JNO Steigele was born about 1823 in Germany and married his wife Christina in 1854 in Newark. They both worked as Tailors and raised one son. He served as a Private in the Civil War from 1863 to 1865 in Company “G” of the 35th NJ Infantry Regiment. He fought in the Western Campaign which included battles in Vicksburg, throughout…