Son of Horace and Martha Catlin, of Noble Township, Wabash County, Indiana. Siblings: Barbara, Mary, Clara, Louisa and William.
Enlisted as a Private on 1 January 1864 in Company F, 2nd Cavalry Regiment Indiana at Wabash, Indiana. Mustered Out Company F, 2nd Cavalry Regiment Indiana on 22 July 1865 at Nashville, Tennessee.
[From Wabash County History, pub. 1884, pg 209-B]
Franklin Catlin went out as a recruit in Company F, Second Cavalry, on the 1st of January 1864. Came home and died of consumption (before 1880).
1870: Residing w widowed mother Noble Twsp, Wabash County, Indiana. Single (age 32). Occupation: Laborer.
Married Amelia Hibbard on 16 July 1871 in Wabash County, Indiana.
Brother of Louisa Catlin Curry #40079659
Note: Originally buried in Hanna Cemetery; re-interred in Falls Cemetery Emmet Post GAR section. NO HEADSTONE.
Falls Memorial Gardens
Plot: Sec OP, lot 537 - GAR section - NO HEADSTONE.
Created by: Friends of Falls Cemeter...
Record added: Mar 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49954429