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Gen David Hunter Kinzie
Birth: Jan. 23, 1841
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jul. 5, 1904
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA

Civil War Union Army Officer. At the start of the Civil War, he was commissioned in the Union Army in May 1861 as a 1st Lieutenant in the 5th United States Regular Artillery. As commander of the 5th Artillery's Battery K, he distinguished himself in the Fredericksburg Campaign, the Chancellorsville Campaign, and the Battle of Gettysburg, where his unit fought on Culp's Hill and along Baltimore Pike. He was brevetted Major, US Regular Army for "good conduct and gallant services during the war". After the end of the conflict, he remained in the Regular Army as a Major in the 3rd Artillery. Stationed in the West, he served as the Commandant of Presidio in San Francisco, California, and retired a Brigadier General. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Allen Kinzie (1810 - 1873)
  Gwinthlean Harriet Whistler Kinzie (1818 - 1894)
 
 Spouse:
  Elvenah Crosby Janes Kinzie (1842 - 1925)
 
 Children:
  David J Kinzie (1876 - 1926)*
  Alice K McDonough (1878 - 1967)*
  William G. Kinzie (1886 - 1937)*
 
 Siblings:
  Gwinthlean Manson (1838 - 1925)*
  David Hunter Kinzie (1841 - 1904)
  Walter Henry Kinzie (1858 - 1909)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Marietta National Cemetery
Marietta
Cobb County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Section A, Grave 10336
 
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Record added: Oct 15, 2001
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