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Ebenezer Skellie
Birth: Aug., 1842
Death: Jul. 2, 1898

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Brevet Second Lieutenant in the Union Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Corporal in Company D, 112th New York Infantry for action on September 29, 1864 at Chapin's Farm, Virginia. His citation reads "Took the colors of his regiment, the color bearer having fallen, and carried them through the first charge; also, in the second charge, after all the color guards had been killed or wounded he carried the colors up to the enemy's works, where he fell wounded." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
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 Children:
  Minnie Skellie Weaver (1868 - 1894)*
 
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Burial:
Mina Cemetery
Mina
Chautauqua County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Jan 10, 2004
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Ebenezer Skellie
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Ebenezer Skellie
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Ebenezer Skellie
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