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William Henry Blackburn
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Birth: Nov. 27, 1843
Brownsville
Fayette County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 2, 1936
Geff
Wayne County
Illinois, USA

Civil War Veteran enlisted Co K 80th Ohio Inf. Feb 18th 1862 Discharged 10 April 1865

Estate records on file in Fairfield Il at the Circuit Clerks office filed April 1914.
Records state he was admitted into Anna State Hospital several times with problems of delusions. Records also states that while serving in Army 1863 during Cival War he was struck in head by falling limb causing severe headaches. He drew a pension for his service. In 1908, May 25 Elija J along with C W Blackburn signed him into Anna his progress to treatment allowed him to return home for a brief spell. 
 
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 Parents:
  Isaac Kenworthy Blackburn (1812 - 1892)
  Lydia Woods Blackburn (1816 - 1891)
 
 Spouse:
  Eliza Jane Klingamar Blackburn (1850 - 1926)*
 
 Children:
  Charles William Blackburn (1882 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bestow Cemetery
Geff
Wayne County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Howard - Sherry
Record added: Dec 16, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32217167
William Henry Blackburn
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