of Web Resources on the Life of

Theodore Chapin Munger (1839-1912)

Sergeant, Company C,
17th Illinois Infantry Regiment (Volunteer), (1861-64)

Photographs and documents illustrating Mr Munger's life, family and residences in Canton and La Harpe, Illinois, and Cedar Rapids, Iowa, including his 1864 Army Discharge and two group photographs of the 17th Regiment's 1911 Reunion, one with a key to the individuals shown.

Complete typescripts of three contemporary biographical articles:
(1) Portrait and Biographical Album of Linn County, Iowa (1887),
(2) Biographical Record of Linn County (1901), and
(3) History of Linn County (1911).

For the insatiably curious, Mr Munger's genealogy through the original progenitor of the name in America, Nicholas Munger (1630-1668) of Guilford, Connecticut, may also be traced.

The materials here presented were collected by Mr Munger's son, Grant Breed Munger, DVM (1885-1978), of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; partially transcribed by his granddaughter, Maurene Munger Kerr (1915-2001), of Arlington, Virginia; and digitized, edited and maintained by his great-grandson, (1952- ), Webmaster,