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CPT John W. Chittick
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Birth: Mar., 1835
Death: Nov. 16, 1901

Philadelphia Inquirer
November 19, 1901

CHITTICK--Suddenly, on November 16, 1901, Captain John W., son of the late Gerad and Mary Chittick and son-in-law of the late Francis Matchette. The relatives and friends of the family, also the survivors of the One Hundred and Twenty-first Pennsylvania Volunteers, are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, on Thursday afternoon, at 1 o'clock, from his late residence, northeast corner of Fifty-seventh and Vine streets. Interment at Mount Moriah Cemetery.

Married Sarah J. Matchett on October 12, 1859 in Phiadelphia, Pennsylvania


Civil War Union Army Officer. He was mustered in as 1st Sergeant of Company E, 121st Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry on August 19, 1862. On July 17, 1864 he was commissioned as Captain and commander of the company, filling the vacancy caused by the discharge of Captain Samuel T. Lloyd. He then served until he was discharged on a Surgeon's Certificate on January 1, 1865.

On February 9, 1865 he filed for a US Army Invalid Veteran Pension (Application #60888, Certificate #41212).

On November 30, 1901 his wife, Sarah J. Chittick, filed for a US Army Widow's Pension (Application #752635, Certificate #528880). 
Family links: 
  Sarah J. Matchett Chittick (1841 - 1916)
  Mary Elizabeth Chittick Merrylees (1861 - 1901)*
  Frank M. Chittick (1870 - 1934)*
*Calculated relationship
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section 6, Lot 40
Created by: CynC
Record added: Mar 25, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67452172
CPT John W. Chittick
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Company E 121st Pennsylvania InfantryYou will not be forgotten and RIP
- Mike Brock
 Added: Sep. 28, 2013

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