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Pvt Hiram DeLong
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Birth: Oct. 29, 1842
Mercer
Mercer County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 20, 1903
Canadian County
Oklahoma, USA

Partial obit from an unknown newspaper written about Hiram DeLong in 1903.

"Mr. Hiram DeLong an old veteran of the Civil War died at his home in Herron Tuesday the 20th. He was buried Wednesday. Funeral at house by Rev. Homer of Edmond. The remains were taken charge of at the cemetery by Hancock Post No. 95 G.A.R. interned with the honors of the order of which he was a member.

"He leaves a wife and seven children, five of whom are married and have families and homes elsewhere. Two boys, the youngest, remain with their mother on the farm. ..."

According to U.S. Civil War Soldiers' Records:

HIRAM DeLONG enlisted in the Pennsylvnaia Volunteers and fought for the Union. He was assigned to Company D, 57th Infantry Regiment on 12 Feb 1864 and mustered out on 29 Jun 1865 at Alexandria, VA.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Francis DeLong (1799 - 1870)
  Sarah Ann Armstrong DeLong (1806 - 1874)
 
 Spouse:
  Ellen S. Urey DeLong (1848 - 1924)*
 
 Children:
  Mary E DeLong Parrish (1869 - 1952)*
  Effie Evelyn DeLong Spruce (1874 - 1965)*
  Hiram Winfred DeLong (1885 - 1922)*
  Lewis Arlow DeLong (1893 - 1979)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lawrence Amon Delong (1823 - 1887)*
  Martha Eleanor DeLong Hawk (1827 - ____)*
  Francis DeLong (1831 - 1896)*
  John Andrew DeLong (1832 - 1915)*
  Locina Grace DeLong Porterfield (1836 - 1923)*
  Sarah Jane DeLong Furey (1839 - 1916)*
  Margaret Ann DeLong Shingledecker/Urey (1841 - 1909)*
  Hiram DeLong (1842 - 1903)
  Joel DeLong (1850 - 1921)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Kansas Cemetery
Piedmont
Canadian County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: Grid G-5, Lot 32, Space 1
 
Maintained by: Judy Cain Bowser
Originally Created by: Cindy Cornwell McCachern
Record added: May 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37430842
Pvt Hiram DeLong
Added by: Judy Cain Bowser
 
Pvt Hiram DeLong
Added by: Cindy Cornwell McCachern
 
Pvt Hiram DeLong
Added by: Cindy Cornwell McCachern
 
 
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- KCHM
 Added: Feb. 26, 2014
Thank you 2nd great uncle Hiram for you Civil War service. May you rest in eternal peace.
- Judy Cain Bowser
 Added: May. 11, 2013
 
 
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