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William D. Pinnick
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Birth: Feb. 2, 1841
Orange County
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec. 18, 1925
Baxter Springs
Cherokee County
Kansas, USA

William D. Pinnick
February 2, 1841 - December 18, 1925


The son of Nathan F. and Mary Purkheiser Pinnick.

WILLIAM D. PINNICK, farmer, Section 35, P. 0. Baxter Springs, was born in Indiana February 2, 1841. He was raised on a farm, received a liberal education, entered the army September 18, 1861, and was mustered out September 17, 1864. He returned to Indiana and lived on a farm four years, and then went to Newton County, Mo., and farmed ten years, and then came to Cherokee County, Kan., where he has since lived, engaged in farming and dealing in cattle and horses. He is a member of the Methodist Episcopal Church, of which he is Superintendent and Steward, and is also Steward of the Board of Stewards who have charge of Wyandotte Aid Society. He was one of the organizers of Elm Tree School and of the Sunday school and church at the same place, and has organized two other Sunday schools. He was married to Miss Virginia Brown of North Carolina February 25, 1864. They have five children-Nora, Minnie F., C. Claud, Myrtle and James A. Garfield.

They were the parents of 7 children (not 5 as stated above)

1.) Minora (Nora) (born November 12, 1865)
2.) Minnie F. (born November 28, 1867)
3.) Albert (born Abt 1869)
4.) Claude C. (born February 27, 1873)
5.) Myrtle (born July 26, 1878)
6.) James A. Garfield (born December 19, 1881)
7.) Harry W. (born March 19, 1884)


A farmer who enlisted in Co I 38th Ind Inf on 18 Sep 1961.

He was wounded at the Battle of Perryville, Ky on 8 Oct 1862. He was severely wounded at the Battle of Chickamauga in Sep 1863. He mustered out as a Corp'l on 17 Sep 1864.

He married Jennie V. Brown in 1864 in West Baden, Ind.


Info by T. G. Pinnick
Family links: 
  Nathan Faris Pinnick (1816 - 1844)
  Jennie Virginia Brown Pinnick (1846 - 1897)*
  Susan A. Wallis Pinnick (1857 - 1944)*
  Minora Pinnick Covey (1865 - 1957)*
  Minnie F. Pinnick Youse (1867 - 1964)*
  Claude Charles Pinnick (1873 - 1953)*
  Myrtle E Pinnick Parks (1879 - 1957)*
  James A Garfield Pinnick (1881 - 1883)*
  Harry Walden Pinnick (1884 - 1955)*
*Calculated relationship
Baxter Springs Cemetery
Baxter Springs
Cherokee County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Section D1
GPS (lat/lon): 37.03138, -94.77135
Maintained by: JFI
Originally Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Jun 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27465812
William D. Pinnick
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William D. Pinnick
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William D. Pinnick
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- James Mayfield
 Added: Sep. 3, 2012
Civil War Veteran, Co. I, 38TH INDIANA INFANTRY
- Traie Shelhart
 Added: Mar. 7, 2009

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