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Thomas Henry Chiles
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Birth: Jul. 19, 1837
Giles County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Aug. 21, 1861
Portland
Sumner County
Tennessee, USA

Son of Paul Chiles and Sarah Collins Chiles Perry, Thomas served the CSA as 1st Sergeant with the 3rd(Clack's)Tennessee Infantry, Company G under Colonel Calvin H. Walker.

Athough his gravestone records his death as 23 August 1861, according to his military records he died at Camp Trousdale on 21 August 1861. Abstracts from reported deaths in the Nashville Christian Advocate state he died of camp fever and was attended to by his father who stayed with him until he died. It was also stated in the article that Paul Chiles Jr. brought his son home for burial and he also soon died of
camp fever.

Thank you for your service and may you rest in peace.

Special thanks to Mary Bob McClain for her volunteer work with this family and many others. 
 
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 Parents:
  Paul Chiles (1814 - 1861)
  Sarah Collins Perry (1821 - 1891)
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Henry Chiles (1837 - 1861)
  Willis Paul Chiles (1839 - 1861)*
  William Buck Chiles (1840 - 1914)*
  Infant Son Chiles (1843 - 1843)*
  James Chiles (1843 - 1884)*
  John J Chiles (1844 - 1847)*
  Coffee Chiles (1847 - 1906)*
  Francis Rowland Chiles (1849 - 1926)*
  Phoebe Lucinda Chiles Burgess (1851 - 1926)*
  David B Chiles (1853 - 1855)*
  Sarah Elizabeth Chiles Trigg (1856 - 1922)*
  Henry Beaureagard Chiles (1859 - 1887)*
  Frances N. Chiles Clark (1861 - 1928)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Diana Cemetery
Diana
Giles County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Gloria Tune
Originally Created by: Mary Bob McClain
Record added: Jun 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53318731
Thomas Henry Chiles
Added by: Gloria Tune
 
Thomas Henry Chiles
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Added by: Deb
 
 
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- Michael L. Ramsey
 Added: Jun. 24, 2012
3rd Tennessee (Clack's) Infantry under Colonel Calvin H. Walker.
- Gloria Tune
 Added: Jun. 1, 2011
Always loved, never forgotten
- Gloria Tune
 Added: Jun. 1, 2011
 
 
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