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Joshua King Sitton
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Birth: Nov. 25, 1824
Death: May 22, 1906

Illinois Civil War Detail Report:
Name: Sitton, Joshua K.
Rank: 1LT
Company: C
Unit: 99 IL INF

Personal Characteristics"
Residence: Detroit, Pike Co., IL
Age: 38; Height: 6'4"; Hair: Black; Eyes: Brown
Complexion: Light
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Farmer
Nativity: Lincoln Co., MO

Service Record:
Joined When: Aug. 13, 1862
Joined Where: Pittsfield, IL
Joined By Whom: COL Bailey
Period: 3 Yrs
Muster In: Aug. 23, 1862
Muster In Where: Florence, IL

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Joshua is the s/o War of 1812-Jesse Sitton, who was a private in Capt William Sitton's Co.; Col. Wm. Metcalf's 1 Regt WTN Mil...fought the Battle of New Orleans Jan 8, 1815...served Nov 1814-May 1815
Source: Tenneseans in the War of 1812 by Bryon and Samuel Sistler p460; Regimental Histories of Tennessee Units during the War of 1812; blm 44676 80 60 Wisconsin applied for by son Jesse B Sitton heir of deceased Jesse Sitton; ancestry.com roll box 190 M602 NARA Military Records.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary A. Sitton (1831 - 1907)
 
 Children:
  Mary J. Sitton (1848 - 1853)*
  Salley Sitton (1848 - 1851)*
  Jesse F Sitton (1853 - 1887)*
  Bell Sitton (1860 - 1860)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Blue River Cemetery
Detroit
Pike County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Sons of Union Veterans o...
Originally Created by: Michael Harrington
Record added: Oct 16, 2012
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Joshua King Sitton
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Joshua King Sitton
Added by: Kathy Robinson
 
 
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