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1865 William Cortright Civil War CDV Photo, 161st NY (with wife Anna)


1860's Will & Ann Cortright Civil War CDV Photo Victorian Fashion #159:
Victorian 19th c. Historical CDV Photo

-Original signed 1860's Civil War era Family signed CDV Carte de Visite Photo
-Civil War era image and fashion, beautiful
-Cartright / Cortwright / Cortright Genealogy

On reverse: "Will and Ann Cortright" is handwritten in old period pencil. Photo appears to have been once removed from a photo album. Photo type: CDV Carte de visite Photo. Photographer: unmarked, location unknown. This photo was found in Madison County New York State. A very handsome Civil War era couple, him in checkered pants, handmade boots, a bow tie and suit coat, and her in a handmade beautiful crinoline dress, her hand on his. This CDV exemplifies beautiful Victorian fashion.

Found in Public Records:
William Cartright in the 1900 United States Federal Census
Name: William Cartright (also shown on record as William Cortright)
Age: 54
Birth Date: Jun 1845
Birthplace: New York
Home in 1900: Owego, Tioga County, New York
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Anna M Cartright (Anna Cortright)
Marriage Year: 1867
Years Married: 33
Parent's Birthplace: Both New York
Household Members: Name Age
William Cartright 54
Anna M Cartright 56
Clyde N Cartright 18 (Clyde Cartright, Clyde Cortright)

William H Cortright in the US Civil War Soldier Records & Profiles 1861-1865
Residence: Owego, New York
Age at Enlistment: 18
Enlistment Date: 5 Feb 1864
Rank at enlistment: Private
Enlistment Place: Owego, New York
Service Record: Enlisted in Company D, New York 161st Infantry Regiment on 05 Feb 1864. Mustered out on 12 Nov 1865 at Tallahassee, FL.
Birth Date: abt 1846
Sources: New York: Report of the Adjutant-General

His father:
Levi Courtright in the 1860 United States Federal Census
Age: 55
Birth Year: abt 1805
Birth Place: New York
Home in 1860: Candor, Tioga, New York
Household Members: Name Age
Levi Courtright 55
Harriet Courtright 52
Josephus Courtright 18
Wm Courtright 15
Lanson Courtright 12
Angeline Courtright 20
Estella Courtright 10

When William C. Cortright was born in June 1845 in Tioga County, New York, his father, Levi Cortright, was 41 and his mother, Harriet Mead Cortright, was 37. He married Anna M. in 1865. They had one child, Clyde M. Cortright during their marriage. He had five brothers and four sisters.

A beautiful piece of a Cortright family Civil War veteran, this could easily be their wedding photo, married at the end of the Civil War.

Size 2.5 x 4 inches

Debra Clifford Ancestorville Genealogy   Note: Hello from ~debra. I have spent years collecting over 10,000 ID’d lost family photos & paper from US flea markets & antique shops. I do the best gen research I can, but am always open to corrections. This is an original antique item, not a reprint. A new high quality rigid sleeve is included for extra protection, especially during shipping. You may buy a piece alone, or large intimate 300 dpi scans of the front and back sent immediately via email, or both. Please search carefully, as they are often found together and many may be related. I also invite you to join me at Ancestorville Genealogy on facebook. Thank you, enjoy! ~Debra Clifford (contact info on top bar)

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Original Vintage Photo 1865 William Cortright Civil War CDV Photo, 161st NY (with wife Anna) - Original Vintage Photo - 159 $65.00
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