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Corp William Ira Chisholm
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Birth: Mar. 16, 1833
Death: Nov. 17, 1926
Doswell
Hanover County
Virginia, USA

He was a Caisson-Corporal in Page's Battery of Virginia Artillery. He enlisted 10 August 1861 at Richmond. On 17 September 1862, he was severely wounded at the Battle of Sharpsburg. He lost much of his eyesight and was rendered unfit for service. He did not return to the battery. He was a farmer at Beaver Dam Mills and married Mary Jones in 1870.


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Son of Oscar F. Chisholm from the Hanover Co. census of 1850. Enlisted in the Morris Artillery (Page's Battery) with his younger brother James Oscar Chisholm. He returned to the artillery after recovering from his wound and is on the roster at Appomattox 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Alice Jones Chisholm (1853 - 1930)*
 
 Children:
  Claude F. Chisholm (1872 - 1957)*
  Rosabelle Chisholm Boschen (1874 - 1966)*
  Ira B. Chisholm (1876 - 1965)*
  Robert J. Chisholm (1878 - 1939)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodland Cemetery
Ashland
Hanover County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: George Seitz
Record added: Apr 26, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6372279
Corp William Ira Chisholm
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Corp William Ira Chisholm
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Morris (Va.) Arty.
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