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Thomas McGregor
Birth: Jun. 26, 1837
Paisley
Renfrewshire, Scotland
Death: Feb. 4, 1921
California, USA

United States Army General At the age of 16, after heading to California for the gold rush, he was attacked by Indians. He responded by joining the United States Cavalry and he served in the Civil War under Generals Ulysses Grant and William Sherman, being wounded twice. Later In his career he served in Idaho, Arizona, Washington and Oregon, fighting in various Indian Campaigns. By the time he retired in 1901 he had been promoted to Brigadier General and had also fought in the Spanish American War in Cuba and in the Philippines during the Boxer uprising. (bio by: Rich H.) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Jennie M S Woodburne McGregor (1845 - 1920)*
 
 Children:
  Thomas Brown McGregor (____ - 1869)*
  Jennie Watson McGregor (1867 - 1869)*
  Helen McGregor Johnson (1870 - 1925)*
  Robert Roy McGregor (1872 - 1942)*
  George C McGregor (1873 - 1880)*
  Agnes L. McGregor Shillock (1876 - 1958)*
  Jean McGregor Kullman (1880 - 1962)*
  Gregor McGregor (1886 - 1919)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"BRIG. GEN'L U.S.A."
 
Note: h/o Jennie M. S. (Woodburne) McGregor
 
Burial:
San Francisco National Cemetery
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA
Plot: Section OS Row 96 Site 2 (in the 7th row back from the front of Section OS)
GPS (lat/lon): 37.80012, -122.46355
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Rich H.
Record added: Jul 31, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9205019
Thomas McGregor
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