Feb. 26, 1825 Greeneville Greene County Tennessee, USA
Nov. 29, 1864 Chicago Cook County Illinois, USA
John W. Farnsworth was a Confederate soldier that died at Camp Douglas Union prison camp during the Civil War. Son of Thomas M. Farnsworth (1797-1858) and Rebecca [Lotspeich] Farnsworth (1797-1870). Husband of Elizabeth [Parman] Farnsworth (1830-1913). Father of Leora Josephine [Farnsworth] [Fowler] Poarch (1849-1932), James Hatcher Farnsworth (1851-1852), Thomas Jefferson Farnsworth (1852-1917), Benjamin Jamison Farnsworth (1855-1925) and Samuel Allen Farnsworth (1859-1926).
Remembering and Honoring a True Southern Hero. A Brave Confederate Soldier who Proudly Fought for Southern Independence During the War of Northern Aggression. Deo Vindice. -
Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C. Added: Aug. 12, 2011