- Born: Cir 1840, Pennsylvania
- Marriage: William Hostler
It appears that Caroline was married to William Hostler. The Civil War Pension Application Files Records:
Soldier: William Hostler
Service: G 118 PA Inf
G 91 PA Inf
Widow: Caroline Hostler
Invalid: June 8, 1881
Widow: Oct 31, 1882
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Enlistment Date: 18 Jul 1863
Side Served: Union
State Served: Pennsylvania
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 18 July 1863.
Drafted into 118th Infantry Regiment Pennsylvania on 18 Jul 1863.
Transferred out of 118th Infantry Regiment Pennsylvania on 1 Jun 1865.
Transferred into Company I, 91st Infantry Regiment Pennsylvania on 1 Jun 1865.
Mustered Out Company I, 91st Infantry Regiment Pennsylvania on 10 Jul 1865 at Washington, DC.
The 1880 Federal Census for Beale, Juniata Co., Pennsylvania records Caroline Hostler (28 - PA/PA/PA with her children William (11) and Howard (3).
Caroline married William Hostler. (William Hostler was born circa 1836 in Pennsylvania and died on 31 Oct 1882.)