Samuel Irwin


Samuel Irwin Born Jan 30 1838    Died 12-8-1920 Grandfather  Born in Pittsburgh
 Mary Roll Irwin Born Jan 14 1836  Died 3-18-1924 Grandmother Born in Heidelberg, Germany
James Irwin Born 1-28-1834  Died 4-7-1932 Brother to Samuel
Christian Roll Born 1809 Died 7-2-1893  Born Heidelberg, Germany Milt's Great Grandfather
Gertrude Roll Born 1808 Died 12-18-1883 Born Heidelberg, Germany Milt's Great Grandmother
John Irwin Born Pittsburg, Pa Milt's Great Grandfather
Samuel and his father were appointed as Aldermen for the city of Pittsburg by different Pennsylvania Governors
Samuel was a policeman in the City of Pittsburgh.
The above picture was taken about 1906 my father Thomas J.B. Irwin and 1st wife Harriet Lowe Irwin and Grandfather Samuel and wife Mary Roll Irwin


Below are pictures of Samuel’s draft notice, his tombstone, and Milt, Samuel’s grandson, point to Samuel’s name at the Pittsburgh Soldiers & Sailors Monument.  In addition, a copy of the affidavit explaining Samuel’s injury in South Carolina is also provided.