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William Tannahill
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Birth: Mar. 8, 1819, Scotland
Death: Oct. 23, 1862

William was in Co. B, 7th Regiment of Iowa, War of 1861 or what we call the Civil War. This is the memorial stone that was erected here by his son George H. Tannahill. It is next to his wife, Janette White Tannahill. When George went to Annapolis to bring William's body home to be buried with the family, he was told that no body, once it was buried in a National Cemetery, could be moved. He came home and had a memorial stone erected in Greenwood Cemetery, next to his son, James and little daughter, Ella, whom he had never seen because she was born after he left for the Civil War. Then he came to Iowa Union Cemetery where William's wife was and erected another stone.
The stone in Annapolis is at FAG Memorial# 43741937
The stone in Greenwood Cemetery is at FAG # 65326554
Isabelle Margaret Tannahill Morton is at FAG Memorial# 59456581 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Tannahill (1770 - 1850)
  Janet Sharpe Tannahill (1779 - 1864)
 
 Spouse:
  Jeanette White Tannahill (1824 - 1908)
 
 Children:
  Isabelle Margaret Tannahill Morton (1858 - 1948)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Tannahill (1807 - 1852)*
  Isabel Tannahill (1809 - 1906)*
  Robert Tannahill (1814 - 1870)*
  Hugh Tannahill (1816 - 1885)*
  William Tannahill (1819 - 1862)
  William Tannahill (1819 - 1862)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Iowa Union Cemetery
Phillipsburg
Phillips County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Marilyn Harrison
Record added: Jun 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70829267
William Tannahill
Added by: Marilyn Harrison
 
William Tannahill
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Added by: Ellie Sparks
 
 
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Civil War Veteran
-Anonymous
 Added: May. 19, 2012
I am so proud to be your gggrandaughter. I have come to love you.
- Marilyn Harrison
 Added: Jun. 14, 2011
 
 
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