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John Franklin Hemphill, Jr
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Birth: Aug. 5, 1848
Pope County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 28, 1877, USA

John married Ellen Fields on 4 Feb 1869 in Gallatin Co., Ill.

Name: John Franklin Hemphill JR.
Birth: 5 JUN 1848 in Pope County, IL
Death: 28 AUG 1877 or 1878

He enlisted as a substitute in the Civil War in 33rd Regt. Indiana, and was hospitalized several times during his tour of duty. He died at age 28 of a lung hemorrhage, a result of his Civil War service, leaving 3 children, John Stephen Hemphill, and baby Frank, who was only 3 days old.

After John died, Ellen married his brother, William Posey Hemphill.

Father of John: John Franklin HEMPHILL b: 18 AUG 1818 in Near Golconda, Pope County, IL
Mother: Mary Eliza GLASS b: 3 MAR 1820 in Gallatin Co., IL

Married: Ellen FIELDS b: 30 MAR 1853 in Shaneetown, Gall. Co., IL
Married: 4 FEB 1869 in Gallatin Co., IL
John Stephen HEMPHILL b: 10 JUL 1875
Thomas Frank Hemphill b. 25 Aug 1877
Cordelia Hemphill born in 1872 or 1871

Family links: 
  John Franklin Hemphill (1818 - 1862)
  Mary Eliza Glass Hemphill (1820 - 1884)
  Ellen Fields Hemphill (1853 - 1931)
  John Stephen Hemphill (1875 - 1961)*
  Samuel Alexander Hemphill (1846 - 1886)*
  Hannah Elizabeth Hemphill Combs (1846 - 1910)*
  John Franklin Hemphill (1848 - 1877)
  Robert Guilford Hemphill (1849 - 1930)*
  William Posey Hemphill (1855 - 1919)*
  James Harvey Hemphill (1860 - 1934)*
*Calculated relationship
Crawford Campground Cemetery
Gallatin County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Zoe Tom
Record added: Jun 04, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37893790
John Franklin Hemphill, Jr
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John Franklin Hemphill, Jr
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