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Joseph Divine
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Birth: Mar. 6, 1812
South Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 28, 1865
Goodsprings
McMinn County
Tennessee, USA

Joseph was a Lt. Col. in the Union Army during the Civil War in the 3rd Tennessee Mounted Infantry. He was captured in Dr. Upton's Cellar in downtown Madisonville (later Beirley Funeral Home) by Confederate Troops. He was marched to McMinn County in the Goodsprings Community where he was either beaten or shot to death on 1/28/1865. His body was left buried in a field until his family retrived the body about a year later to be buried in Big Creek Cemetery, Monroe County, Tennessee.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Lee Divine (1795 - 1856)
  Elizabeth Avans Divine (1797 - 1877)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy Hicks Divine*
 
 Children:
  Lucinda Divine Burris (1850 - 1891)*
  Margaret Devine McNabb (1853 - 1918)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Divine (1812 - 1865)
  William Waddy Divine (1820 - 1904)*
  Lucinda Divine Webb (1823 - 1917)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Big Creek Cemetery
Big Creek (Monroe County)
Monroe County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Cory & Julie Moore Mills
Record added: Mar 21, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8544325
Joseph Divine
Added by: Cory & Julie Moore Mills
 
Joseph Divine
Added by: Cory & Julie Moore Mills
 
Joseph Divine
Added by: Cory & Julie Moore Mills
 
 
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Thank you for serving our country. May you rest in peace.
- Adora Brooks Donato Croft
 Added: Mar. 14, 2013

- Racer
 Added: Feb. 19, 2012

- Merrileem
 Added: May. 30, 2011
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