G W Van Tassel of Elroy, Wisconsin Vantassel family photo

G W Van Tassel of Elroy, Wisconsin

George Washington Van Tassel (b. Pickney, Ny Feb 7, 1841), Vet. of 10th Reg NY Art. where he hurt his r. leg in the Seige of Washington 1863. Moved from NY in 1866 with his Uncle William Jerard & thei ... show more

George Washington Van Tassel (b. Pickney, Ny Feb 7, 1841), Vet. of 10th Reg NY Art. where he hurt his r. leg in the Seige of Washington 1863. Moved from NY in 1866 with his Uncle William Jerard & their families. 'He spent time in his garden, & at the flour mill, & harness shop. He was a carpenter & helped build the mill. He lived in town when I knew him, had a team, cow, and a big barn.' - Glenn

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