- Military: Union, 1864, CO F 13TH US INFTY
Occupation: 1880 census, Miner: Burnt River Oregon
Census: 1900, Yamhill, Oregon vol 18 ed 169 sheet 1 #35
- Milton served in the Civil War with Union Army. He was with Sherman on his "March to the Sea." See Film No. 1,033,761 Iowa Soldiers in the War of the Rebellion, Milton Hoffstatter, Book 6 page 17.
Civil War Pension Index, F-1 Batt. 13, NS Inf. Application #1261,13, Cert. #1032,292 Oregon, dated 6 Feb 1911.
1850 Census, Agency City, Wapello, Iowa, in household with parents.
1860 Census, Agency City, Wapello, Iowa, in household with parents.
1880 census Burnt River, Baker, Oregon: Milton 32, IA; Mary (Morrow) 19, OR; Josephine 4 months OR.
1900 Census, Yamhill, Yamhill, Oregon. Milton is a farm laborer.
1910 Census, Checowan Pct., Yamhill, Oregon. Milton is 64, a hired man. No family with him.
1920 Census, Roseburg, Oregon. Milton is living at the Soldiers Home, age 73. No family with him.
Milton is buried in the Roseburg National Cemetery, Roseburg, Douglas, Oregon. He served in Company F 13 U. S. Infantry. Buried in Plot A.