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Redman D Buffington
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Birth: 1830
Scioto County
Ohio, USA
Death: Oct. 27, 1863
Hamilton County
Tennessee, USA

Redman D Buffington
Co B 23rd Kentucky Infantry.
Age 31 at time of enlistment at Camp King, September 18, 1861.
Born at Portsmouth, Ohio. Dark complexion, grey eyes, brown hair, 5'5 1/4", occupation Laborer.
Killed while engaged in a skirmish at Browns Gap, Tenn., October 27, 1863.
-compiled service records

Name: R Buffington
Death Date: 27 Oct 1863
Death Place: G H Chattanooga, Tennessee
Enlistment State: Kentucky
Rank: Private
Company: B
Regiment: 23 Ky Inf
Box Number: 18
Died of gunshot wound to abdomen.
-U.S., Registers of Deaths of Volunteers, 1861-1865

His widow, Harriet Buffington, filed for a pension in June, 1864.

Also listed as Buffinton in compiled service records and 1860 census.

Name:Redman Buffinton
Age in 1860: 31
Birth Year: abt 1829
Birthplace: Virginia
Home in 1860: Newport, Campbell, Kentucky
Gender: Male
Post Office: Newport
Household Members:
Name Age
Redman Buffinton 31
Harriet Buffinton 30
Adelia Buffinton 7
Patrick Lyon 45
Johana Lyon 40
Margaret Lyon 19
Mary Lyon 11

Originally identified only as:
BUFF, - (MR)
DATE OF DEATH: 10/27/1863
-VA gravesite locator

"23rd Indiana Infantry"
Orig bur Chattanooga, Tenn.
-Roll of Honor
Did not find in Indiana AG roster.

Next to Lewis or Levi Reser.

Chattanooga National Cemetery
Hamilton County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: A, 175
Created by: Janet
Record added: Aug 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57054036
Redman D Buffington
Added by: Janet
Redman D Buffington
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