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William Preston Renfro
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Birth: Jan. 10, 1821
Madison County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 13, 1908
Elsah
Jersey County
Illinois, USA

Name: William P Renfro
Residence: Marine, Illinois
Rank at enlistment: Captain
State Served: Illinois
Survived the War?: Yes
Service Record: Commissioned an officer in Company D, Illinois 59th Infantry Regiment on 07 Aug 1861.
Mustered out on 03 Sep 1862.
Sources: Illinois: Roster of Officers and Enlisted Men

Edwardsville Intelligencer, August 15, 1908
Word was received here this afternoon by Mrs. L. A. Dees, that her uncle, Capt. Wm. Renfro, formerly of Troy, was dead at Elsah. The body will be taken to Troy, where the funeral will be held tomorrow morning. No particulars concerning the death were received. Mrs. Dees left for Troy immediately upon receiving the message and will attend the funeral.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jesse Renfro (1796 - 1884)
  Letitia West Renfro (1800 - 1882)
 
 Children:
  Amanda Eleanor Renfro Melvin (1845 - 1925)*
  John Washington Renfro (1855 - 1859)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary S. Renfrew (1817 - 1817)**
  James Jackson Renfro (1818 - 1848)*
  Angeline Renfro Keown (1819 - 1848)*
  William Preston Renfro (1821 - 1908)
  Amanda Renfro Deck (1822 - 1846)*
  Thomas V. Renfro (1828 - 1844)*
  Miriam Renfro (1830 - 1845)*
  Washington Dew Renfro (1832 - 1918)*
  Elizabeth Renfro (1833 - 1839)*
  Harriet Alice Renfro Jacobs (1838 - 1889)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Augusta Cemetery
Saint Jacob
Madison County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Elaine and Bill Schrock
Record added: Feb 12, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48025342
William Preston Renfro
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William Preston Renfro
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- Elaine and Bill Schrock
 Added: Feb. 12, 2010
 
 
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