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John Lyman Chatfield
Birth: Sep. 13, 1826
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Aug. 9, 1863
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA

Civil War Union Army Officer. He served during the Civil War as Colonel and commander of the 6th Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, and was mortally wounded storming Fort Wagner in South Carolina. He went home after his wounding to recover, but went back too soon and died on gangrene as a result. Son of Pulaski Chatfield & Amanda Tibbals. (bio by: EFB III) 
Family links: 
  Pulaski Chatfield (1800 - 1891)
  Amanda Tibbals Chatfield (1794 - 1868)
  Mary Ann Riggs Chatfield (1826 - 1852)
  Sylvia Ann Ainsworth Chatfield (1828 - 1917)
  Walter Henry Chatfield (1852 - 1922)*
  Minnie Mary Ida Chatfield Bates (1858 - 1897)*
  Frederick Henry Chatfield (1815 - 1887)**
  Charles Riley Chatfield (1817 - 1863)**
  John Lyman Chatfield (1826 - 1863)
  Benjamin Pulaski Chatfield (1828 - 1901)*
  Henry King Chatfield (1830 - 1910)*
*Calculated relationship
Riverside Cemetery
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA
Plot: Sec. G
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Record added: Nov 10, 2001
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Such a sad way to end your life. Thank you, Colonel for your service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Aug. 9, 2016
Rest in Eternal Peace, 3rd cousin 4x removed
- Sandra Brinckerhoff
 Added: Jun. 30, 2015
R.I.P soldier...
- Bowzer
 Added: Jan. 19, 2015
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