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Capt William Wesley Lillard
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Birth: Jul. 15, 1822
Tennessee, USA
Death: Feb. 25, 1882
Meigs County
Tennessee, USA

He served as Captain of the 5th McKenzie's TN cavalry Regiment, sixth company, company I, Organized 19 Jul, 1862 at Shiloh, Hawkins county; men from Meigs and Hamilton counties. Ordered to 13th Battalion as Co. I, 9 Oct, 1862, from Meigs County,Fifth Tennessee Calvary. He's in the 1850, 1860 Meigs Co. Census with all children named, including those of Lucretia' by first spouse. Capt. W. W. Lillard was first a 3rd Lt in Capt. G. W. McKenzies Co. organized July 1861. Served his enlistment, came home and organized this company July 1862.

Father: John "Honest Jack" Lillard (1797-1859)
Mother: Elizabeth "Betsey" Taylor (1796/1799-1848)

Methodist Minister.
First wife: Lucretia F. Blevins (Creasy)(1813-1859)married 22 Oct 1845 Meigs co TN, Daughter of David M. Blevins and Sarah Torbett. Children: Elmira Minerva "Miss Jane", Amanda C, John Wesley, Susan Russell, Emily T, and Myra Mary Lillard.

Second wife: Jacintha Ann Barr (1838-1912)married 29 Jul 1873 TN. Parents unknown. Children: Lucy L A, Walter H "Harry W", Fora Belle and Addie Victoria Lillard.

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  Jacintha Ann Barr Casey Lillard (1838 - 1912)*
*Calculated relationship
Goodfield Cemetery
Meigs County
Tennessee, USA
Maintained by: Crystal Burnham
Originally Created by: Laurie Wilson
Record added: Jun 23, 2011
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Capt William Wesley Lillard
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Capt William Wesley Lillard
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