|Birth: ||Feb. 18, 1832|
|Death: ||Dec. 17, 1901|
Son of Nicholas Dillinger (1806-1852) and Margaret Mayall; brother of William H.H. Dillinger (b. @1837; same regiment); worked as a blacksmith's apprentice under Isaac Miley in New Albany, Floyd Co., IN in 1850; married Miss Nancy Jane Osborn (1836-1881), daughter of Thomas Osborn and Sarah Brown, on April 15, 1852 in Orange Co., IN; children w/ Nancy J.: Mary Alma (1853-1875), Theresa J. (b. Jan. 21, 1858), Margaret Amy (b. March 2, 1860), Emily C. (b. July 5, 1865), Ida J. (b. Feb. 26, 1866), Emma (b. @1866), Almira E. (b. Dec. 1, 1868), Estella Elnora (b. Dec. 23, 1869), John H. (b. 1872) and Joseph Rodolphus (b. Oct. 11, 1875); lived in Paoli, Orange Co., IN in 1860.
Dillinger mustered into service as a CPL in Co. A, 38TH IND INF on Sept. 18, 1861; slightly wounded in one battle; also temporarily assigned to Co. E, 82ND IND INF in Jan.-Feb. 1864; mustered out Sept. 17, 1864; member of Indiana G.A.R. Post #364 (Williamson Post).
Worked as a machinist. Listed as a resident of Chambersburg, Orange Co., IN at the time of the 1880 U.S. Census; married Hester Ann Osborn (1838-1901), daughter of Zeno Osborn and Elizabeth Miller, on Aug. 10, 1882 in Orange Co., IN.
Nancy Jane Osborn Dillinger (1836 - 1881)*
Mary E Dillinger (1841 - 1875)*
Charles Dillinger (1856 - 1857)*
Amy Dillinger Boyd (1860 - 1944)*
John Dillinger (1874 - 1874)*
Lick Creek Friends Cemetery
Created by: Traie Shelhart
Record added: Oct 20, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43349493