Colonel Marcus M. Spiegel, the great great grandfather of Jean Soman was a German- Jewish immigrant who fought and died during the Civil War. He was a true patriot who gave his life to preserve the United States and free the slaves.
He was one of the highest ranking Jewish Officers in the Union Army
Source: Marcus M. Spiegel (1829-1864).
- Colonel Marcus M. Spiegel 1829-1864
- An Immigrant from Germany. who was one of the highest ranking Jewish Officers in the Union Army during the Civil War
Caroline Hamlin Spiegel (1833-1901) wife of Colonel Marcus M. Spiegel
Colonel Marcus and Caroline Spiegel were the Great-Great Grandparents of Jean Soman
Book: “A JEWISH COLONEL IN THE CIVIL WAR, MARCUS M. SPIEGEL OF THE OHIO VOLUNTEERS'(Univ.. of Nebraska Press)
Edited by JEAN POWERS SOMAN and FRANK L. BYRNE
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