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Samuel O. McElhinny
Birth: 1845
Death: May 15, 1923

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Private in the Union Army in Company A, 2d West Virginia Cavalry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on April 6, 1865 at Deatonsville (Sailor's Creek), Virginia. His citation reads "Capture of flag."  (bio by: Don Morfe) 
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  Mary E. McElhinny (1848 - 1922)*
  Nellie Celicia McElhinny (1883 - 1908)*
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Pine Street Cemetery
Gallia County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section D-I, Lot 207
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Jan 29, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8333199
Samuel O. McElhinny
Added by: Don Morfe
Samuel O. McElhinny
Added by: Don Morfe
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