Aaron Francis Hettinger

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Aaron Francis Hettinger

  • Birth 18 Nov 1842 Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 17 Dec 1912 Plymouth, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Plymouth, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Memorial ID 112242745

Son of: John Phillip and Catherine (Smith) Hettinger.
Father of:
William H Hettinger
Daniel Hettinger
Emma Jane Hettinger
Martha Alice Hettinger
Caroline Elizabeth Hettinger
Charles Elmer Hettinger
Clara M Hettinger
Lena Laura Hettinger
Lilly Irene Hettinger
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            Enviable War Record
    Aaron F. Hettinger, whose death occurred on Tuesday evening as noted yesterday, wsa a member of Co. E, 95th Regt. Pa. Vols., having enlisted Oct 10, 1841, and was honorably discharged July 17, 1845. Mr. Hettinger Participated in the following engagements: Battle of Fair Oaks, Seven Days' fight in Virginia, Bull Run, Harpers Ferry, South Mountain, Antietam, Chancellorsville, Fredricksburg, Bristol Station, Rappahannock, Cedar Creek, Spotsylvania, Winchester, Appomattox, Battle of the Wilderness, and Gettysburg. He was wounded in the Battle of the Wilderness, but soon recovered. He was a member of the local Post, G. A. R., Wadhams Lodge, No. 872, I. O. O. F., and Henderson Gaylord Council, No 316, Jr. O. U. A. M. Aside from three sons named in yesterday's paper, William, Daniel and Charles, there are Mrs. Daniel Jenkins of this town. Mrs. A. E. Blackwell of Carbondale, Mrs. Harry Platt of Kingston and Mrs. Pierce Davis of Nesquehoning; also thirty-seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; three brothers. Peter of Wilkes-Barre, Joseph and Stephen, and one sister in the west. The funeral will be held on Friday afternoon with services at the house at 2 o'clock. Interment in Shawnee Cemetery.
(Wilkes-Barre Record, 19 Dec 1912)


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  • Created by: Steve225
  • Added: 13 Jun 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 112242745
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Aaron Francis Hettinger (18 Nov 1842–17 Dec 1912), Find A Grave Memorial no. 112242745, citing Shawnee Cemetery, Plymouth, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Steve225 (contributor 47927528) .