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Silas Sappington
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Birth: unknown
Death: Sep. 13, 1922

Corpl Co C 55 Massachusetts

Aged 79, Died from accidental fracture of rib

Silas Sapington joined Company D, 55th Massachusetts Infantry as a Cook on May 29, 1863. He was 19 years old. He was promoted to Corporal and mustered out on August 29, 1865 in Charleston, South Carolina. Silas Sappington applied for a pension for service as a Corporal with Company D, 55th Massachusetts Infantry on August 1, 1855 (#546191) and his widow, Jennie, applied on October 9, 1922 (#1195346). His name is displayed on the African American Civil War Memorial as Silas Sapington (Plaque Number: E-157). (Contr. by Iced Tea #47266424)

Seppington, Cy, died at 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, September 13, 1922, at St. John's hospital at the age of 79 years. Funeral services will be held at the residence, 123 North Fourteenth street. Burial in Oak Ridge cemetery. IL State Register, Springfield, IL 9-14-1922 
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  Jennie Sappington (____ - 1924)
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Block 24, Sec3, 11, 28
Maintained by: BjJ
Originally Created by: Charles W Brown
Record added: Aug 12, 2010
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Silas Sappington
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Silas Sappington
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 Added: Nov. 12, 2012

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