Oliver Case’s younger sister, Abigail Jane (aka Abbie) Case appears to have written her name in his Bible and may even have given him the Bible as a gift. According to several published family trees, she was born almost seven years after Oliver on August 11, 1846 in Simsbury. She died in 1935. She married George Mortimer Phelps, the son of Hector Fayette Phelps and Selina Barnard, on February 16, 1870. George Phelps was born March 22, 1846 in Enfield, CT and died May 28, 1922. He was the Deputy Revenue Collector of Bloomfield. According to family records, their only child was Pauline Isabelle Phelps who was born November 13, 1870.
A great story of a Soldier finally going home.