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Lieut John H Batchelder
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Birth: 1821
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Mar. 15, 1879
Peoria County
Illinois, USA

1st Lt. JOHN H. BATCHELDER, Co. C, 86th Illinois

John H. Batchelder was born on __________ __, 18__ at _________, __________, the son of __________ Batchelder and __________ (__________) Batchelder.

At the time of the 1850 census, a John Bachelor is found residing in Peoria County. He is listed as a Merchant and is 30 years of age. His place of birth according to this census in Massachusetts.
At the time of the 1860 census, a John H. Batcheldor is found residing in Chillicothe Village. He is listed as being 44 years of age and is a Trader in Chillicothe. According to the census, he was born in New York.

Rank 1LT Company C Unit 86 IL US INF

Personal Characteristics
Residence CHILLICOTHE, PEORIA CO, IL Age 41 Height 5' 11 Hair DARK
Eyes DARK Complexion DARK Marital Status SINGLE Occupation FERRYMAN

Service Record
Joined When AUG 1, 1862 Joined Where CHILLICOTHE, IL
Joined By Whom J H BATCHELDER Period 3 YRS
Muster In AUG 27, 1862 Muster In Where PEORIA, IL
Muster In By Whom N/A Muster Out JUN 6, 1865
Muster Out Where WASHINGTON, DC Muster Out By Whom LT SCROGGS
Remarks N/A

At the time of the 1870 census, a J. H. Batchelder is found residing in Chillicothe, Illinois. He is listed as being 53 years of age, is the Proprietor of the Ferry Boat and is listed as being born in New York.
John H. Batchelder is not found in the 1880 census of Peoria County. It is now known that Lieutenant John H. Batchelder died on __________ __, 1879 in Peoria County. His earthly remains were laid to rest in the Chillicothe City Cemetery in Chillicothe, Illinois.

by Baxter B, Fite III

Chillicothe City Cemetery
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Section B
Created by: Baxter B. Fite III
Record added: Nov 04, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61103891
Lieut John H Batchelder
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Lieut John H Batchelder
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Rest in Peace!
- Lois
 Added: Feb. 8, 2013

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