|Birth: ||Apr. 10, 1835|
|Death: ||Apr. 5, 1910|
Son of Levi & Elizabeth Hill Bonnell; grandson of Moses & Hannah Buckingham Bonnell. Husband of Mary Washington Matkin, married 27 June 1864 in Shelby County, Missouri.
Union Civil War Veteran:
He mustered into the Union military service on 16 Jan. 1862 at Shelbyville, Shelby County, Missouri into Co. A. Mounted Riflemen, Missouri State Militia as a private. This unit became the 11th Cavalry MO State Militia. Henry was still in Co. A, but now in the 11th Cavalry Missouri State Militia.
The 11th Cav., MSM on 2 Sept 1862, by State Order No 151 was transferred and consolidated into Co. I, 2nd Regt. MO State Militia Cavalry.
He brought his own horse and tack, became a teamster as a soldier and attained the rank of Quarter-Master Sergeant in Co. I, 2nd Regt. MO State Militia Cavalry on 4 Oct. 1863.
In St. Louis, Missouri on 7 Feb. 1865 he mustered out by expiration of term of service.
He was a member of the Masonic Order and the Grand Army of the Republic, George Miller Post.
Levi Bonnel (1799 - 1874)
Mary Washington Matkins Bonnel (1844 - 1900)
Effie Mae Bonnel Starmer (1874 - 1958)*
Emile Bonnel (1876 - 1907)*
Henry H. Bonnel (1835 - 1910)
Benjamin Franklin Bonnell (1857 - 1915)*
Cedar Grove Cemetery
Maintained by: Michelle Pendleton
Originally Created by: Pam Witherow
Record added: Nov 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80858974
RIP, thank your for your service during the Civil War from another descendant of Wm Buckingham 1635-1701|
The Ancestor Hunter
Added: Mar. 31, 2015
Thank you for your service to your country great great great grandpa. I wish I had known you.|
Added: Aug. 1, 2013