Military

This is only the soldiers listed in Jacob Stotler's Annual of Emporia and Lyon County. There were many other Civil War veterans that lived in Lyon County, Kansas who are not listed here. The men listed here all served in Kansas Regiments, so if your ancestor moved to Lyon County, Kansas from a different state after the Civil War, you will most likely not find him listed here. With the information given here, you should be able to get the military and/or pension records from the National Archives. Due to the length of the list it will broken down into 3 web pages. Just click on the letter of the surname you are searching for.

  • Surnames A - F
  • Surnames G - M
  • Surnames N - Z
  • More Military Links

  • List of G.A.R. on the Memorial Flag Pole at Maplewood Cemetery
  • Lyon County Pensioners on the 1883 Pension Roll
  • Kansas Pensioners on the 1883 Pension Roll
  • G.A.R. Lyon County Grand Army of the Republic
  • G.A.R. Related Research Links
  • Civil War Soldiers and Sailors
  • Civil War Enlistment Papers of Kansas Volunteer Regiments, 1862, 1863, 1868 Free with KS driver's license
  • Kansas in the Civil War
  • Kansas in the Civil War (1895 Lyon Co., KS Census)
  • Kansas Adjutant General's Report, 1861-1865 - Search online
  • Kansas Military - Resources from the Kansas State Archives - Free with KS driver's license
  • NARA - National Archives
  • United Spanish-American War Veterans, Reports of Deaths, 1945-1970 (TAPS) - Free with KS driver's license
  • World War I, Kansas Veterans, Manuscript Collection no. 49 - Free with KS driver's license
  • WWII Honor List of Dead and Missing for Kansas
  • Veterans buried in Olpe area Cemeteries