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Joel Leander Chapin
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Birth: Dec. 30, 1843
Death: Jul. 21, 1864

Born 30 Dec 1843 to Joel and Amelia (Parsons) Chapin. Enlisted July 1862 in Company A., 16th Reg't Conn. Vol.; was in the Battle of Antietam (slightly wounded); was of the reserve at Fredericksburg, VA - suffered extreme exposure and was in the hospital many months; rejoined his Reg't in summer of 1863, was encamped at Newport News the following winter, captured 20 April 1864 at Plymouth, NC and died in Andersonville prison July 20, 1864. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joel Chapin (1815 - 1852)
  Amelia Parsons Chapin (1818 - 1882)
 
 Siblings:
  John Elliott Chapin (1842 - 1924)*
  Joel Leander Chapin (1843 - 1864)
  Gilbert Warren Chapin (1847 - 1932)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: PVT CO A 16 CONN INF CIV WAR
 
Burial:
Andersonville National Cemetery
Andersonville National Historic Site
Macon County
Georgia, USA
Plot: , Row: 3707
 
Created by: John C. Anderson
Record added: Apr 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51152542
Joel Leander Chapin
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 Added: Feb. 12, 2011
 
 
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