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Edwin Vose Sumner Edit Profile

army officer

Edwin Vose Sumner, American army officer.

Background

Sumner, Edwin Vose was born on January 30, 1797 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Elisha and Nancy (Vose) Sumner.

Career

General Edwin Vose, Jr. General Samuel Storrow, 1 dau. Major 2d Dragoons, 1846, assigned to army under General Winfield Scott in Mexico, 1846.

Major general United States Volunteers, 1862.

Connections

Married Hannah W. Forster, March 31, 1822, at least 3 children including Brig.

father:
Elisha Sumner

mother:
Nancy (Vose) Sumner

spouse:
Hannah W. Forster