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Pvt Silas S. Nichols
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Birth: Feb. 22, 1848
Ohio, USA
Death: Jan. 10, 1945
Lake County
Illinois, USA

The last surviving Civil War Veteran of Lake County, Illinois. He enlisted in Co. I 145 Ohio Inf. May 12, 1864, and mustered out at Camp Chase, near Columbus, Ohio, Aug 24, 1864.
It reads: "HE SHOOK THE HAND OF LINCOLN" on his tombstone. His wife, Elizabeth C., born May 18, 1856 and died Feb 20, 1945 lies beside him.  
 
Burial:
Hickory Union Cemetery
Antioch
Lake County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: John--U.P. of MI
Record added: Aug 03, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5661527
Pvt Silas S. Nichols
Added by: John--U.P. of MI
 
Pvt Silas S. Nichols
Added by: John--U.P. of MI
 
Pvt Silas S. Nichols
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