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Gen Malvern Hill "Mal" Barnum, Sr
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Birth: Sep. 3, 1863
Syracuse
Onondaga County
New York, USA
Death: Feb. 18, 1942
Massachusetts, USA

His father was gravely wounded on Malvern Hill during the Civil War, and for that he was named. In childhood, he and his father collected bird's eggs.

West Point Class of 1886.

At the battle of San Juan Hill, was shot through the hip, exactly 36 years after his father was shot through the hip. He recovered and contracted typhoid. He recovered from that as well and went on to serve in France in WW1.

Father of Malvern Hill Barnum Jr.
Brother: Raynolds Barnum.


Father: Henry Alanson BARNUM
b: 24 Sep 1833 in Jamesville, Onondaga, New York, USA
Mother: Lavina KING
b: 21 Jan 1840 in Otisco, Onodaga, New York, USA

Marriage 1 Martha Scribner MAGINNESS
b: 1868 in ,, Indiana, USA
* Married: 24 Oct 1889 in , Floyd, Indiana, USA
 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Alanson Barnum (1833 - 1892)
  Lievina King Barnum (1840 - 1863)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Scribner Maginness Barnum (1868 - 1958)*
 
 Children:
  Malvern Hill Barnum (1905 - 1922)*
 
 Sibling:
  Morgan King Barnum (1861 - 1919)*
  Malvern Hill Barnum (1863 - 1942)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
United States Military Academy Post Cemetery
West Point
Orange County
New York, USA
 
Created by: AlbqFirefly
Record added: Sep 26, 2009
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Gen Malvern Hill Mal Barnum, Sr
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