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Sgt Hamilton Gillespie
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Birth: May 25, 1817
Death: Jan. 13, 1892
Butler County
Pennsylvania, USA

Commissary Sergeant, Company H, 18th Pennsylvania Cavalry. Enlisted on November 20, 1862. At war's end, the 18th Pennsylvania Cavalry and the 22nd Pennsylvania Cavalry were consolidated to form the 3rd Pennsylvania Provisional Cavalry. Hamilton was mustered out with Company E, 3rd PA Provisional Cavalry on October 31, 1865.

Hamilton served with his son Hiram in Company H. Hiram died as a POW in Danville Prison, Virginia.

Lived in Butler County, Pennsylvania before the war. Filed for a pension on April 26, 1877, application number 234,748, certificate 249,120.

See 18th PA Cav for a virtual cemetery of the 18th Pennsylvania Cavalry.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Damaris Gillespie (1818 - 1874)
 
 Children:
  Hiram Gillispie (____ - 1864)*
  Mary Gillespie (1851 - 1892)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Presbyterian Church of Prospect Cemetery
Prospect (Butler County)
Butler County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Tony Klingensmith
Record added: Feb 26, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105875008
Sgt Hamilton Gillespie
Added by: Tony Klingensmith
 
Sgt Hamilton Gillespie
Added by: Tony Klingensmith
 
Sgt Hamilton Gillespie
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- Ernest Sharpe Jr
 Added: Jul. 10, 2014
Flag of the 18th Pennsylvania Cavalry
- Tony Klingensmith
 Added: Feb. 26, 2013
 
 
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