Jul. 5, 1825 Choconut Susquehanna County Pennsylvania, USA
Jul. 9, 1864 Virginia, USA
Although he is called "Hill" Heath in other records, family members have reported that his actual name was "Hial"
Born: 05 Jul 1825 Choconut, Susquehanna, Pennsylvania Died: Battle of the Wilderness,Virginia (it covered a rather large area and no one can say for sure exactly where)
He was a member of Company H 143rd Regiment Pennsylvania Infantry; listed as Private.
Hial married 21 Nov 1853 Melissa Aurora Barnum, daughter of John and Jane (Wilson) Barnum. They had 4 children: Chloe Anne and Williston Barnum listed below, and Charles Ranson Heath, June 2, 1861 in PA - Aug, 20, 1862; and Melissa Jane Heath b. Feb. 23, 1863 in PA - d. Dec. 28 1931 in Binghamton, NY.