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William Robert Kirk
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Birth: Sep. 19, 1831
Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 4, 1897
Sharp County
Arkansas, USA

William was the son of John Gregg Kirk and Martha S. Westmoreland. William married Sarah Parrish and they had one son, John Phillip Kirk, born 12 May 1856 before her death at the age of 20.
During the Civil War, William, a farmer, was beaten and left for dead by marauders in his field. He was able to crawl home, bloody and beaten. His daughter, Martha Claxton, kept his bloody and torn clothes in a trunk until she died. He was a member of the International Order of Oddfellows in Batesville, Arkansas. 
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  Sarah Elizabeth Parrish Kirk (1835 - 1856)
  Susan Letitia Parrish Kirk (1842 - 1879)
  Drewey M Kirk (1872 - 1916)*
*Calculated relationship
Kirk Cemetery
Sharp County
Arkansas, USA
Created by: Sydney E. Key
Record added: Sep 16, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42033130
William Robert Kirk
Added by: Kerry Kirk
William Robert Kirk
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 Added: Jun. 13, 2011

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