Theodore Treheaney


BirthJune 26, 1847
CemeteryMount Hope (Beaver City)
PostFreas (Beaver City)
Unit130th Indiana Infantry, Company H

Private Theodore Treheaney

Company H, 130th Indiana Infantry

Treheaney was born in Snow Hill (Worcester County), Maryland on June 26, 1847. He was residing in Mount Pleasant, Indiana when he enlisted and mustered in the regiment on March 10, 1864. Treheaney served about 21 months. He was discharged on December 2, 1865 at Charlotte, North Carolina.

The 130th Indiana was organized at Kokomo, Indiana between December 1863 and March 1864. During his enlistment, the unit was involved in several major battles and campaigns. Some of them include:

Atlanta (GA) Campaign (May 1-September 8, 1864).

Assault on Kennesaw Mountain (GA) (June 27, 1864).

Siege of Atlanta (GA) (July 22-August 25, 1864).

Operations against General John Bell Hood in Georgia and Alabama (September 2-November 3, 1864).

Battle of Franklin (TN) (November 30, 1864).

Battle of Nashville (TN) (December 15-16, 1864).

Campaign of the Carolinas (SC/NC) (March 1-April 26, 1865).

At the Bennett House (Raleigh NC) when General Johnston surrendered the Army of Tennessee (April 26, 1865).

Treheaney died on October 7, 1930 at the age of 83 years. He is buried in the Mount Hope Cemetery in Beaver City (Furnas County), Nebraska. Treheaney was a member of the Freas Post (#163) of the Grand Army of the Republic in Beaver City.

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Note: Veteran bios were compiled and written by Dean Podoll.


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