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Philip Cornelius Hayes
Birth: Feb. 3, 1833
Granby
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Jul. 13, 1916
Joliet
Will County
Illinois, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General, US Congressman. At the start of the Civil War, he enlisted in the Union Army and was commissioned a Captain in the 103rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry. Promoted to Colonel in July 1862, he commanded the 103rd Ohio the entire war and was brevetted Brigadier General of US Volunteers on March 13, 1865. After the war, he was superintendent of schools at Mount Vernon, Ohio and relocated to Morris, Illinois, in 1874. In 1877, he was elected as a Republican to the Forty-fifth and Forty-sixth Congresses, serving until 1881. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Amelia E. Hayes (1840 - 1925)
 
Burial:
Elmhurst Cemetery
Joliet
Will County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Hillside Section, Lot 26
 
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Record added: Nov 25, 2001
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Thank you, General for your service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Jul. 13, 2016

- Cori Hoag
 Added: Nov. 19, 2015

- Rebecca Marden
 Added: Dec. 4, 2014
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