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William Pinkney Vanhorn
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Birth: Jan. 8, 1843
Mississippi, USA
Death: Jun. 29, 1928
Calhoun County
Mississippi, USA

OBITUARY- Clarion-Ledger, Jackson, MS, July 4, 1928
CALHOUN CITY CONFEDERATE VETERAN- W. P. Vanhorn, 85, prominent citizen of Calhoun County, died at his home near Vardaman on Friday and was buried in the cemetery at New Liberty Church on Saturday.
He was a Confederate veteran, belonged to CO F, Miss. Infantry, Walthalls Brigade and served four years. he was wounded twice, in the battle of Chickamauga and Murfreesboro. He was a member of the Baptist Church and took an active in interest in affairs of the county of which he was a native, having been born and reared near where he died. He served as a member of the county school board for a number of years, was Magistrate for eight years and at the time of his death, and for some time, was a director of the Calhoun County Bank at this place.
He was the father of eight children, all of whom are living, Mesdames M. A. Hollis, G. T. Evans, J. D. Blue and Miss Lucile Vanhorn, C.R., J.R. and William Vanhorn, all of whom lived near him. 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Dalton Vanhorn (1815 - 1855)
 
 Spouses:
  Mary Jane Vanlandingham Vanhorn (1848 - 1889)
  Martha Elizabeth Mosley Vanhorn (1869 - 1916)*
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Kelley Vanhorn Hollis (1868 - 1950)*
  Mary Matilda Vanhorn Evans (1871 - 1948)*
  Annie Vanhorn Blue (1873 - 1951)*
  Charley Randolph Vanhorn (1875 - 1960)*
  Felix Carlisle Vanhorn (1883 - 1964)*
  William Vanhorn (1906 - 1956)*
 
 Sibling:
  William Pinkney Vanhorn (1843 - 1928)
  Frances Rebecca Vanhorn McAdams (1850 - 1932)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
New Liberty Cemetery
Vardaman
Calhoun County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Shirley Kimbrell Willifo...
Record added: Jan 22, 2008
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