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John James Toffey
Birth: Jun. 1, 1844
Death: Mar. 13, 1911

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a First Lieutenant in the Union Army in Company G, 33d New Jersey Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on November 23, 1863 at Chattanooga, Tennessee. His citation reads "Although excused from duty on account of sickness, went to the front in command of a storming party and with conspicuous gallantry participated in the assault of Missionary Ridge; was here wounded and permanently disabled." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
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 Parents:
  George A. Toffey (1811 - 1885)
  Mary D. Cook Toffey (1811 - 1876)
 
 Siblings:
  Daniel Toffey (1837 - 1893)*
  John James Toffey (1844 - 1911)
  William V. Toffey (1848 - 1928)**
  Mary Toffey Wheeler (1852 - 1930)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Pawling Cemetery
Pawling
Dutchess County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Jan 11, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8259464
John James Toffey
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John James Toffey
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John James Toffey
Added by: Don Morfe
 
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