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Horatio B. Hersey
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Birth: Dec. 14, 1843
Rockton
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 24, 1864
Belleville
Lincoln County
Tennessee, USA

He was the eldest of three sons born to Samuel, Jr. and Hannah (Cole) Hersey. On January 4, 1864 he enlisted in Company I, 9th Illinois Volunteer Cavalry and was killed at the battle of Campbellville, Tennessee. 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Hersey (1814 - 1879)
  Hannah Cole Hersey (1820 - 1853)
 
 Siblings:
  Horatio B. Hersey (1843 - 1864)
  Henry Osgood Hersey (1847 - 1909)*
  Thomas Arthur Hersey (1855 - 1936)**
  Ida Mariah Hersey (1857 - 1882)**
  Mary Emma Hersey (1860 - 1886)**
  Harriet Adeline Hersey Vantassel (1864 - 1969)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Rockton Township Cemetery
Rockton
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Section 4; row 5; lot 5
 
Created by: Dean McMakin
Record added: May 13, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14273966
Horatio B. Hersey
Added by: Dean McMakin
 
Horatio B. Hersey
Added by: Dean McMakin
 
Horatio B. Hersey
Added by: Kidd Gunn
 
 
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Check the history of the 9th Illinois Volunteer Cavalry and you will find a statement by a fellow soldier who witnessed Horatio's death in battle. Check the pension records. Check the family history. Before besmirching the name and record of a soldier...(Read more)
- Cousin
 Added: Mar. 16, 2014
This man was not killed in battle he was discharged. He served 9 months in the 9th Ill Cav and this can be verified on the Civil War soldiers and Sailors data base.
- Joe Kelly
 Added: Jun. 21, 2013

- treerpgmo
 Added: Jan. 11, 2011
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