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 John Clayton Chamberlain

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John Clayton Chamberlain

  • Birth 1838 USA
  • Death 12 Mar 1892 USA
  • Burial Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Memorial ID 108842558

Husband of Avarilla Eyler Chamberlain. Served with Company B, 21st Pennsylvania Calvary.

The son of Jane Chamberlain, in 1860 he was a laborer living in Hamiltonban Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania, and stood 5' 11" tall.

A Civil War veteran, he enlisted and mustered into federal service at Gettysburg June 26, 1863, as a private with Co. B, 21st Pennsylvania Cavalry (182nd Pa), and honorably discharged with his company February 20, 1864. He is on the company register as "J. Chamberlin Clayton."

He married Avarilla Eyler and fathered Joseph Grant (b. 03/24/69), Mary (b. 09/??/70), William C. (b. @1872), John Elmer (b. 12/15/76 - "a cripple"), Harrison Garfield (b. 05/17/81), Charles Beaver (b. 11/29/86), Grace (b. ?), and Harry (b. ?). He was a member of Skelly Post No. 9, G.A.R., and in 1890, lived in Fairfield, Adams County.


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  • Created by: Ronald Metz
  • Added: 21 Apr 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 108842558
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Clayton Chamberlain (1838–12 Mar 1892), Find A Grave Memorial no. 108842558, citing Chamberlin Hill Cemetery, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Ronald Metz (contributor 47352409) .