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Pvt William Joseph Hairgrove
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Birth: May 10, 1832
Troup County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jul. 27, 1919
Morgan County
Illinois, USA

William J. Hairgrove

Residence Jacksonville IL;
Enlisted on 8/6/1862 as a Private.
On 9/2/1862 he mustered into "D" Co. IL 101st Infantry
He was Mustered Out on 6/1/1865

William Joseph Hairgrove was the son of William and Sarah Hairgrove, born May 10, 1832, in Troup County, Georgia, near the town of West Point, and died at Passavant hospital in Jacksonville, Illinois, July 27, 1919.

He moved with his parents to Morgan county in the year 1842 and on the 27th day of May, 1854 was married to Minerva Jane Whitlock who died May 22, 1916.

There were four children born to them, John Newton of Virden; Chas. Edwin who was killed in a railroad accident in 1892, Elmer Ellsworth of Kansas City, Mo. and William Nichols of Jacksonville, three of which survive.

He served three years in the Civil War, with honorable discharge, having been a volunteer from Morgan county in the 101st Illinois Volunteers.

He spent a greater part of his life on a farm near Waverly but moved from it to Waverly in 1884, where he resided until six years ago when he moved to Jacksonville to be with his son, William N. Hairgrove.

Source:, Josiah 
Family links: 
  William Hairgrove (1800 - 1872)
  Minerva Jane Whitlock Hairgrove (1834 - 1916)*
  John Newton Hairgrove (1855 - 1934)*
  Charles Edwin Hairgrove (1858 - 1891)*
  Elmer Ellsworth Hairgrove (1861 - 1945)*
  William Nichols Hairgrove (1866 - 1936)*
  Asa H. Hairgrove (1826 - 1881)*
  Columbus Hairgrove (1828 - 1925)*
  John Adams Hairgrove (1830 - 1907)*
  William Joseph Hairgrove (1832 - 1919)
  Francis Marion Hairgrove (1842 - 1925)*
  Henry Clay Hairgrove (1844 - 1935)*
*Calculated relationship
Waverly East Cemetery
Morgan County
Illinois, USA
Plot: 77
Created by: Bev
Record added: Jan 27, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17716793
Pvt William Joseph Hairgrove
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Pvt William Joseph Hairgrove
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Pvt William Joseph Hairgrove
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