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William C. Crooks
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Birth: 1830
Clay County
Indiana, USA
Death: Apr. 9, 1862
Hardin County
Tennessee, USA

1st marriage 1851 to Elizabeth M. Hamilton, b.~1834, d~1857.
1) James B. Crooks
2) John W. Crooks, b.1854, d.~1895

2nd marriage 1857 to Charity Mullin.
1) George W. Crooks

After William's death, the first 2 sons lived with their mother's family and moved to California.
Company D, 16th Iowa Infantry.
Wounded in battle on 6-Apr, died of wounds on 9-Apr.

From Iowa Civil War Soldier Burial Records
Unit: IA 16 Inf D
Birth Information: IN
Death Information: 09 Apr 1862 Shiloh TN
Cemetery: Shiloh National
Cemetery Location: Pittsburg Landing TN
Comments: Enl 11 Nov 1861 as 2nd Sgt age 31 res Boonsboro; muster 11 Dec 1862; wounded 06 Apr 1862 Shiloh TN; died of wounds; s/o Jacob & Hannah Croy Crooks; GAR Post #329 in Boone IA named in his honor; brother George W of IA 10 Inf.

No marker found, seems to be buried as "unknown".
Family links: 
  Jacob Crooks (1790 - 1853)
  Hannah Croy Crooks (1795 - 1881)
  Charity Mullen Hill (1834 - 1906)*
  James Baker Crooks (1852 - 1913)*
  George Washington Crooks (1859 - 1907)*
  John McIntyre Crooks (1820 - 1884)*
  Catherine Crooks Hull (1824 - 1920)*
  William C. Crooks (1830 - 1862)
  Valentine B. Crooks (1833 - 1863)*
  Michael J Crooks (1835 - 1901)*
  George W. Crooks (1836 - 1918)*
*Calculated relationship
Shiloh National Military Park
Hardin County
Tennessee, USA
Created by: kvap
Record added: Apr 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69167749
William C. Crooks
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- Kay Seipp
 Added: Apr. 6, 2015

- Old Coot
 Added: Mar. 6, 2014
Co. D, 16th Iowa Infantry Regiment
- C & N Rasmussen
 Added: May. 10, 2011

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