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Thaddeus Harlan Stanton
Birth: Jan. 30, 1835
Union County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 23, 1900
Douglas County
Nebraska, USA

US Army Brigadier Paymaster General. With the outbreak of the Civil War, he began his military career enlisting in the Union Army as a Private in the 3rd Battalion, District of Columbia, Infantry. In October, 1861, he was elected to the House of the Ninth General Assembly and after his term, returned to the Army as a Captain in the 19th Iowa Volunteer Infantry. Promoted Major in 1862, for the remainer of the war, he served in the Department of the Paymaster General and for meritorious service was brevetted Lieutenant Colonel of US Volunteers on March 13, 1865. During the Indian Wars, he was Chief of Scouts for General George Crook and took part in the Little Big Horn Campaign in 1876. Returning to Washington D.C. after the Indian campaigns, he was promoted Colonel Assistant Paymaster General and commissioned Brigadier Paymaster General U.S. Army on March 27, 1895. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Family links: 
  Seth Butler Stanton (1812 - 1899)
  Pheobe Leonard Stanton (1819 - 1848)
  Marietta Conger Stanton (1844 - 1916)
  Maud Stanton Western (1865 - 1947)*
  Thaddeus Harlan Stanton (1835 - 1900)
  Albert G. Stanton (1836 - 1863)*
  Sanford Alpheus Stanton (1843 - 1924)*
  Sarah T. Stanton Rice (1843 - 1902)*
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Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 1, Lot 138
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Oct 01, 1999
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