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Mendal Churchill
Birth: Jul. 23, 1829
Rome
Lawrence County
Ohio, USA
Death: Oct. 19, 1902
Coronado
San Diego County
California, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. He was a successful manager of an iron furnace in Jackson County, Ohio. At the start of the Civil War he requested permission from Ohio Governor William Dennison to raise a company comprised of individuals who worked in the area furnaces to fight for the Union cause. The company he raised was mustered in as Company E, 27th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, and he was commissioned Captain and commander on August 18, 1861. He would serve with the 27th Ohio through the war, rising to Colonel and commander of the regiment on June 27, 1864, and was honorably mustered out on September 15, 1864. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "meritorious services during the war". (bio by: Bigwoo) 
 
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  Mary C. Lougry Churchill (1838 - 1886)*
 
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Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Zanesville
Muskingum County
Ohio, USA
Plot: South Mound Section, Lot 8
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Robert "Rob" Weller
Record added: Feb 11, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6170266
Mendal Churchill
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Mendal Churchill
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