|Birth: ||Feb. 21, 1841|
|Death: ||Nov. 7, 1897|
148 ILL. INF
148th Regiment, Illinois Infantry
Organized at Camp Butler, Ill., and mustered in February 21, 1865. Moved to Nashville, Tenn., February 22-25, thence to Tullahoma, Tenn. March 1. Attached to 1st Brigade, Defences Nashville & Chattanooga R.R. to April, 1865. 2nd Brigade, 1st Sub-District, District of Middle Tennessee, Dept. of the Cumberland, to June, 1865. 3rd Brigade, 1st Sub-District, District of Middle Tennessee, to September, 1865.
Duty at Tullahoma, Tenn., till June 18, 1865; then distributed 5 Companies at Decherd, 1 Company at McMinnville and 4 Companies guarding Nashville & Chattanooga R.R. from Lombardy to Anderson's Station till September. Mustered out at Nashville, Tenn., September 5, 1865.
Regiment loss: 2 Enlisted men killed. 1 Officer and 70 Enlisted men to disease. Total 73.
John Davidson Clayton,
Spouse: Catherine A. Washburn 1850 -
John Harrison Clayton 1867 – 1945
Lizzie D. Clayton 1869 –
Annie Clayton 1873 –
Ira Clayton 1877 – 1948
Joseph - died in Illinois of measles.
Cause of Death: Pulmonary tuberculosis
Catherine Ann Washburn Clayton (1849 - 1930)
John Harrison Clayton (1867 - 1945)*
Lizzie Duncan Clayton Webster (1869 - 1959)*
Ira Clayton (1877 - 1945)*
Visalia Public Cemetery
Plot: Plot: Sec. A, Block 24, Lot 17, C/W Grave
Created by: Row Walker
Record added: Aug 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75185506