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John S. Cleghorn
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Birth: Jan., 1838, USA
Death: Feb., 1908
Summerville (Chattooga County)
Chattooga County
Georgia, USA

1850, age 12, living w/wid. mother & 5 siblings, Trion, GA

1860, age 22, Single, Occ: Merchant, Summerville, GA

4 Mar 1862 - entered mil svc as 2LT, Co. H, 39th Regt., GA Vol Inf, Army of TN, CSA
5 Jul 1862, elected 1LT
1 Oct 1863 Commissioned as CAPT and appointed Asst. Quarter Master
26 Apr 1865, paroled as Capt. AQM, Wheeler's Cavalry Corps
(second source - pension file - reflects parole @ Charlotte, NC in May 1865.)

10 May 1870, married Octavia J. Jones, Chattooga County, GA

1870, age 32, newly married, Occ: Merchant, Summerville, GA

1880, age 42, Occ: Dry goods merchant, Summerville, GA, 3 children

1900, age 62, Occ: Merchant, Summerville, GA, 4 children

According to newspaper Mr. Cleghorn died at his store while conducting business there.



 
 
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 Parents:
  William Hemphill Cleghorn (1798 - 1844)
  Nancy C. Storey Cleghorn (1804 - 1888)
 
 Spouse:
  Octavia Jones Cleghorn (1849 - 1938)
 
 Children:
  Minnie Cleghorn (1878 - 1901)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Summerville Cemetery
Summerville (Chattooga County)
Chattooga County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Kay Kelly
Record added: Jul 27, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94256351
John S. Cleghorn
Added by: Kay Kelly
 
John S. Cleghorn
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Thank you for your service, John. Your cousin,
- Carolyn Womack
 Added: May. 26, 2013
May you rest in Heavenly peace, John. Your cousin,
- Carolyn Womack
 Added: Mar. 15, 2013

- Kay Kelly
 Added: Jul. 27, 2012
 
 
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