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Moses G Yniestra

Male 1837 - 1884  (47 years)


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  • Name Moses G Yniestra 
    Born 11 Feb 1837  Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military 1864  [1, 2, 3
    Enlisted, Sixty-Second Alabama Infantry Regiment. 
    Veterans: Confederate
    Veterans: Confederate
    Had the South in her border
    A hero to spare,
    Or a heart at her altar,
    Lo! its life's blood was there!
    And the black battle-grime
    Might never disguise
    The smile of the South
    On the lips and the eyes
    Of her barefooted boys!
    Died 14 Feb 1884  Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried St. Michael's Cemetery, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Findagrave memorial for Moses Yniestra
    Findagrave memorial for Moses Yniestra
    Created by: Jack Williams
    Record added: Mar 11, 2010
    Photographed
    Find A Grave Memorial# 49571370
    Person ID I15419  Dickinson
    Last Modified 8 Aug 2015 

    Father Peter Yniestra,   b. ca. 1793, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Eulalia Gonzalez,   b. 1799, Gonzalez, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1868, Escambia County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F3745  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna Elizabeth Gause,   b. 15 Jul 1842, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1914, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Children 
     1. Mary Eulalie Yniestra,   b. 25 Mar 1861, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1941  (Age 79 years)  [Birth]
     2. Mozella P Yniestra,   b. ca. 1862, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     3. Bessie G Yniestra,   b. ca. 1864, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     4. Laura A Yniestra,   b. 1 Nov 1867, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1916, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)  [Birth]
     5. Angela M Yniestra,   b. ca. 1869, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     6. Louise Yniestra,   b. ca. 1871, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     7. Frankie Yniestra,   b. ca. 1876, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     8. Helen Yniestra,   b. ca. 1878, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    Last Modified 8 Aug 2015 
    Family ID F3801  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Feb 1837 - Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Feb 1884 - Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Michael's Cemetery, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S007837] Headstone, St. Michael's Cemetery, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida.

    2. [S57] Carded Confederate Service Records , (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration), Catalog ID: 586957; Record Group #: 109; Roll #: 479.
      Name: Moses G Yniestra
      Birth Date: abt 1835
      Age: 29
      Enlistment Date: 1864
      Military Unit: Sixty-second Infantry

    3. [S53] Alabama Department of Archives and History, (Montgomery, Alabama: Alabama Department of Archives and History), Sixty-Second Alabama Infantry Regiment, http://www.archives.alabama.gov/referenc/alamilor/62ndinf.html.

    4. [S015808] Florida Death Index, 1877-1998 [database on-line], (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004).