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Dr Philip Grable Trunnell
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Birth: Feb. 25, 1846
Bullitt County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Apr. 4, 1913
Louisville
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA

Philip Grable Trunnell was born on the family farm in Bullitt County, KY in 1846. His parents were Henry Trunnell and Louisa Grable. They divorced when he was very young and he was raised by his father and his 2nd wife, Mary Jane Bowman Trunnell. He was 14 when the Civil War started and he ran away to join the Rebel troops at Bowling Green, Kentucky. He served throughout the entire Civil War in the famed Orphan Brigade and under General John Hunt Morgan as a sharpshooter and one of "Morgans Raiders". At the end of the War he attended Medical School at the University of Louisville, practicing medicine in Louisville for 41 years until his death in 1913. He married Hattie Virginia Hatzell in 1875 and they had three children- Bradley James Trunnell, Edna Crauch Trunnell and George Hatzell Trunnell. He and Hattie divorced and he later married Margaret Weiss Chessman.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Trunnell (1817 - 1891)
  Louisa Grable McDowell (1819 - 1849)
 
 Spouse:
  Harriet Virginia Hatzell Trunnell (1849 - 1946)
 
 Children:
  Edna Crauch Trunnell Eddy (1876 - 1962)*
  George Hatzell Trunnell (1878 - 1901)*
  Bradley James Trunnell (1880 - 1949)*
 
 Siblings:
  Arrabell Trunnell (1843 - 1858)*
  Philip Grable Trunnell (1846 - 1913)
  Mary Elizabeth Trunnell Pottinger (1849 - 1934)**
  Willie H. Trunnell (1851 - 1881)**
  Alfred Trunnell (1853 - 1855)**
  Ella Trunnell Howard (1856 - 1929)**
  Hamletta Trunnell (1859 - 1860)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Philip G. Trunnell
2nd Ky Cavalry
Morgan's Command
The headstone is in the Confederate section at Cave Hill Cemetery. CS LOT 2671/2 #63
 
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Burial:
Cave Hill Cemetery
Louisville
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Pat Payne
Record added: Sep 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 96944159
Dr Philip Grable Trunnell
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Dr Philip Grable Trunnell
Added by: Pat Payne
 
Dr Philip Grable Trunnell
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 Added: Sep. 12, 2013
 
 
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